Abstract

PREFACE This report was originally a dissertation presented to the Faculty of the Graduate School of the University of Missouri-Rolla in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the Degree of Doctor of Philosophy in Civil Engineering, for conferment in May 1972. The research project described within was sponsored by American Iron and Steel Institute through a Special Engineering Fellowship in the fiscal year 1970-71. The author wishes to thank Dr. Wei-Wen Yu, Associate Professor of Civil Engineering, University of Missouri-Rolla for his invaluable guidance in his joint capacity as the project director and as major advisor of my advisory committee. Thanks are due to Mr. L.A. Barron, Vice President - Engineering and Dr. A.L. Johnson, Senior Research Engineer of American Iron and Steel Institute for their advice and cooperation. Appreciation should also be expressed to the AISI committee, for which Dr. J.B. Scalzi was the chairman.

Department(s)

Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering

Research Center/Laboratory(s)

Wei-Wen Yu Center for Cold-Formed Steel Structures

Sponsor(s)

American Iron and Steel Institute

Publisher

Missouri University of Science and Technology (formerly the University of Missouri--Rolla)

Publication Date

5-1-1972

Document Version

Final Version

Rights

© Missouri University of Science and Technology (formerly the University of Missouri--Rolla)

Comments

Final Report

Document Type

Report - Technical

File Type

text

Language

English


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