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Civil-Comp Proceedings
ISSN 1759-3433
CCP: 58
COMPUTER TECHNIQUES FOR CIVIL AND STRUCTURAL ENGINEERING
Edited by: B.H.V. Topping and B. Kumar

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Preliminaries
1PROFESSIONAL AND EDUCATIONAL ISSUES  
1.1 The Business Case for Computer Aided Engineering
P. Gardner
1
1.2 The Use of Computers in Teaching 'Real World' Structural Engineering
D.J. Easterbrook and M.Y. Rafiq
9
2STRUCTURAL ANALYSIS  
2.1 The Theories of Graphs and Matroids as a Generalization for Analysis of Structures
O. Shai
15
3ANALYSIS OF STEEL STRUCTURES  
3.1 Aspects of the Dynamic Behaviour of Steel Members
M.D. Heywood and G.H. Little
27
3.2 Problems in the Plastic Design of Steel Sway Frames
A.G. Kamtekar, G.H. Little and A. Cunningham
41
3.3 Collapse Analysis of Semi-Rigid Frames under Non-Proportional Loads
B.H.M. Chan, L.X. Fang and S.L. Chan
49
3.4 A Theoretical and Experimental Investigation into Cold-Formed Channel Sections in Bending with the Unstiffened Flanges in Compression
R.G. Beale, M.H.R. Godley and V. Enjily
53
4ANALYSIS AND DESIGN OF CONNECTIONS  
4.1 Numerical Modelling of Semi-Rigid Boltless Connectors
F.D. Markazi, R.G. Beale and M.H.R. Godley
59
5FUZZY ANALYSIS OF REINFORCED CONCRETE STRUCTURES  
5.1 Fuzzy Nonlinear Analysis of Reinforced Concrete Existing Structures
G. Cristea
65
6ANALYSIS AND DESIGN OF STRUCTURES SUBJECT TO SPECIAL LOADING CONDITIONS  
6.1 Behaviour of Brickwork Structures Subjected to Elevated Temperatures
A. Nadjai, D.J. O'Connor and M. O'Gara
79
7EARTHQUAKE AND SEISMIC PROBLEMS  
7.1 The Effect of Panel Zone Flexibility and P-Delta on the Seismic Response of Steel Moment Resisting Frames
A.M. Osman, S.A. Mourad, A.A. Rashed and A.A. Hashem
87
7.2 Elastic-Plastic Seismic Behaviours of Elevated Steel Bridges under Strong Ground Motions
W.X. Ren and M. Obata
103
7.3 Theoretical and Numerical Models for the Prediction of Surface Ground Vibration on an Elastic Layer Over a Rigid Foundation
G. Mesgouez, O. Laghrouche, D. Le Houédec and D.V. Jones
111
7.4 Analysis and Preliminary Design of Isolated Bridges Considering Soil-Structure Interaction
J.-P. Pu, F.-M. Ting and H.-C. Wu
119
7.5 Numerical Investigation of the Jacketing Rectangular Column for Seismic Retrofitting
M. Tehranizadeh
129
7.6 Seismic Behaviour of Completely Overlap Tubular Joints
T.C. Fung, C.K. Soh and Q. Fei
139
7.7 Dynamic Parameter Identification of Isolation Systems
J.-P. Pu and W.-R. Lan
147
8ANALYSIS OF COMPLEX STRUCTURES AND MATERIALS  
8.1 Pavement Performance Modelling: State of the Art
A. Ferreira, L. Picado-Santos and A. Antunes
157
8.2 The Effect on the Fatigue Life of an Airfield Runway When a Large Void beneath a Runway is Left Unfilled, or is Filled
J.W. Bull and C.H. Woodford
165
8.3 On the Interaction Diagrams for the Composite Sections of Nonlinear Geometries
M. Mofid and M.R. Shadnam
175
8.4 Infinite Cylinder with a Transverse Crack and Two Rigid Inclusions under Axial Tension
M.E. Toygar and M.R. Geçit
179
8.5 The Buckling of a Carbon-Fibre Corrugated Circular Cylinder under External Hydrostatic Pressure
A.P.F. Little and C.T.F. Ross
189
8.6 Inelastic Instability of Circular Corrugated Cylinders under External Hydrostatic Pressure
C.T.F. Ross, G.A. Waterman and A. Terry
197
8.7 Collapse of Dome Cup Ends under External Hydrostatic Pressure
C.T.F. Ross and A. Gill-Carson
203
9ANALYSIS OF FLUID FLOW PROBLEMS  
9.1 Prediction of Two and Three Dimensional Turbulent Free Surface Flows
K.H.M. Ali and O.A. Karim
211
9.2 Adaptive Least Squares Finite Element Method
M.H. Afshar
223
10CONSTRUCTION ENGINEERING  
10.1 Using Software to Monitor Performance in Construction Projects
J. Christian and A. Cariappa
229
10.2 Towards a Framework for Project Risk Knowledge Management in the Construction Supply Chain
J.H.M. Tah and V. Carr
235
10.3 Assessment of Risks Caused by Owners Delayed Payments on Contractors Cash Flow
N. Boudawana and S. Alkas
247
10.4 Managing the Design of Structures in a Mega Project
R. Abeysinghe, G. Konstantinidis and S. Lambropoulos
255
10.5 Requirements for the Active Reconstruction of Impact Claims Documentation
M.M. Hammad and S. Alkass
265
11ROBOTICS  
11.1 Robots for Pipe Inspection and Repair
K. Schilling and H. Roth
275

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