Structures Congress 2014


  • Proceedings of the Structures Congress 2014, held in Boston, Massachusetts, April 3-5, 2014. Sponsored by the Structural Engineering Institute of ASCE.

    Structures Congress 2014 contains 250 papers on subjects that are redefining structural engineering in the areas of bridges, transportation structures, and buildings, as well as advances in research. Topics include: progressive and disproportionate collapse; blast and impact; disaster mitigation; risk resilience and reliability; structural optimization and monitoring; concrete, wood, masonry, and steel building materials; and structural engineering education, professional practice, and business.

    This collection will be of interest to all structural engineers and related professionals.

For selected items:

Applied Business Mechanics

Blast and Impact

Bridges--Emerging Trends

Bridges--Current Practice

Building Case Studies

Concrete Topics

Disproportionate Collapse

Durability and Materials

Emerging Trends in Structural Engineering Education


Innovations in Structural Testing

Masonry and Wood Topics

Natural Disaster Mitigation

Non-Building and Special Structures

Non-Structural Components

Poster Session

Professional Practice

Progressive Collapse

Risk Resilience and Reliability


Special Building Topics

Steel Topics

Structural Optimization and Monitoring

Wood Topics