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Structural analysis of Eduardo Torroja's Frontón de Recoletos' roof

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Lozano-Galant, JA.; Paya-Zaforteza, I. (2011). Structural analysis of Eduardo Torroja's Frontón de Recoletos' roof. Engineering Structures. 33:843-854. doi:10.1016/j.engstruct.2010.12.006

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Title: Structural analysis of Eduardo Torroja's Frontón de Recoletos' roof
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UPV Unit: Universitat Politècnica de València. Departamento de Ingeniería de la Construcción y de Proyectos de Ingeniería Civil - Departament d'Enginyeria de la Construcció i de Projectes d'Enginyeria Civil
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Eduardo Torroja's thin concrete shells stand among the best examples of structural engineering work of the 20th century. At a time when computers did not exist, Torroja's imagination and creativity were not constrained by ...[+]
Subjects: Eduardo Torroja , Finite element , Frontón Recoletos , Structural Art , Thin shell structures , 20th century , Aesthetic qualities , Analytical method , Civil war , Concrete shells , Design and build , Finite element models , Future designs , Innovative structures , Internal forces , Shell analysis , Stiffening ribs , Structural engineering , Support conditions , Thin shells , Astatine , Conceptual design , Finite element method , Roofs , Shells (structures) , Structural analysis , Concrete structure , Roof
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Engineering Structures. (issn: 0141-0296 )
DOI: 10.1016/j.engstruct.2010.12.006
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Elsevier
Publisher version: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.engstruct.2010.12.006
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Funding for this research has been provided to Mr. Paya-Zaforteza by the Spanish Ministry of Education through its program for postdoctoral stays (Contract No. EX-2008-0669) and to Mr. Lozano-Galant by the Junta de Comunidades ...[+]
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