Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: http://hdl.handle.net/10397/28722
Title: Optimisation of structures by the optimality criteria method
Authors: Siu, YW
Lai, BSL
Wang, FW
Zhou, ZH
Chan, SL 
Keywords: High-rise buildings
Optimisation
Shear and core walls
Steel and concrete structures
Issue Date: 2003
Publisher: Hong Kong Institution of Engineers
Source: HKIE transactions, 2003, v. 10, no. 3, p. 48-53 How to cite?
Journal: HKIE transactions 
Abstract: A robust computer procedure for weight minimisation of a high-rise and portal frames under the deflection constraint at various locations is presented, it replaces the conventional tedious and unreliable manual assessment for minimum weight design. Several practical considerations such as the invariance or lower limit of wall thickness for fire resistance or building services requirements are included in the optimisation procedure. The method is readily used in practical optimisation design of steel and reinforced concrete structures against the deflection limit.
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/10397/28722
ISSN: 1023-697X
EISSN: 2326-3733
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