Textile Composites and Inflatable Structures II


ISBN: 978-1-4020-6855-3 (Print) 978-1-4020-6856-0 (Online)

Table of contents (14 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-vii

  2. Chapter

    Pages 1-14

    Innovative Developments in Fiber Based Materials for Construction

  3. Chapter

    Pages 15-34

    Finite Element Simulation of the Mechanical Behaviour of Textile Composites at the Mesoscopic Scale of Individual Fibers

  4. Chapter

    Pages 35-50

    A Predictive Fabric Model for Membrane Structure Design

  5. Chapter

    Pages 51-67

    Modelling Fabric-Reinforced Membranes with the Discrete Element Method

  6. Chapter

    Pages 69-84

    Introducing Cutting Patterns in Form Finding and Structural Analysis

  7. Chapter

    Pages 85-97

    Kinematics in Tensioned Structures

  8. Chapter

    Pages 99-116

    Pneumatic Formwork for Irregular Curved Thin Shells

  9. Chapter

    Pages 117-139

    Static Analysis of Taut Structures

  10. Chapter

    Pages 141-161

    Analysis of Free Form Membranes Subject to Wind Using FSI

  11. Chapter

    Pages 163-196

    Membrane Structures Formed by Low Pressure Inflatable Tubes. New Analysis Methods and Recent Constructions

  12. Chapter

    Pages 197-210

    Nonlinear Finite Element Analysis of Inflatable Prefolded Membrane Structures under Hydrostatic Loading

  13. Chapter

    Pages 211-231

    Advanced Capabilities for the Simulation of Membrane and Inflatable Space Structures Using SAMCEF

  14. Chapter

    Pages 233-252

    Structural Air — Pneumatic Structures

  15. Chapter

    Pages 253-266

    Recent Developments in the Computational Modelling of Textile Membranes and Inflatable Structures

  16. Back Matter

    Pages 267-270