Title: Interactive Design of Concrete Structures
Author(s): Stanley Dean Lindsey, Jack Richard Horner and William H. Rowan, Jr.
Publication: Symposium Paper
Appears on pages(s): 101-122
Keywords: beams (supports); buildings; columns (supports); computer programs; foundations; frames; girders; loads (forces); reinforced concrete; structural analysis; structural design; ultimate strength method
Modern computer developments have brought the digital computer to the engineer's fingetips by means of a remote console connection with a time sharing computer system. It is the purpose of this paper to analyze the adaption of such calculation capacity to the design problems imposed upon the engineer.