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Evaluation of optimum building envelope materials in different climate regions of Turkey
Energy-related issues have been in the centre of the policies of many governments. Increasing the energy production or decreasing the energy consumption can provide significant economic support to countries. Thus, ...
Strength of Slotted Stainless Steel Tubular Member Tension Connections
In the present study, shear lag induced failure of slotted end tension connections is considered for circular hollow section members in stainless steel. The failure of slotted end tension connections is mostly governed by ...
Transverse load carrying capacity of sinusoidally corrugated steel webs with web openings
A study on the behavior and design of corrugated web steel beams with and without web openings is presented. In the literature, the web opening problem in steel beams was dealt with mostly for steel beams with plane web ...
Towards Green Campuses: Students’xx Perceptions and Expectations
The contribution of education to sustainable development has been emphasized many times by education professional, researchers and global leaders. Hence, strategies for quality education were placed among UN Sustainable ...
A Learning by Doing Approach in Teaching the Fundamentals of the Structural Desing of Trusses
This paper reports the findings of a study, conducted with second year students of civil engineering enrolled in the course of Engineering Mechanics at the Civil Engineering Department of Istanbul Kultur University, ...
Increasing Seismic Capacity of Existing Reinforced Concrete Buildings by the Use of FRP and Steel Fuse Elements
Two of major problems for seismic rehabilitation of existing buildings are the necessity of evacuation of the occupants from the basis of the construction works and the limited time frame available for the actual ...