• Durability of concrete under combined action – mechanical load and alkali-silica reaction 

      Alaud, Salhin Mohamed (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2016-12)
      ENGLISH ABSTRACT: There are still many problems remaining unresolved when concrete structures exposed to combined actions are studied separately, such as, severe environment and mechanical loads. In practice, these conditions ...
    • Contributions to structural mechanics and durability in structural engineering 

      van Zijl, Gideon Pieter Adriaan Greeff (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University., 2016-12)
      ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Contributions to structural engineering have been made since 2001 from the basis of the Department of Civil Engineering of Stellenbosch University (SU). The inauguration of the Centre for Development of ...
    • A beam finite element for the analysis of structures in fire 

      Walls, Richard Shaun (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2016-12)
      ENGLISH ABSTRACT: All building structures require a specified fire resistance rating and numerous procedures have been produced for ensuring this. In engineering practice designers can generally not perform detailed ...