Published January 1, 1994
by Taylor & Francis .
Written in English
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Abstract. Prepared by the Fire Protection Committee of the Structural Engineering Institute of ASCE. Structural Fire Engineering provides best practices for the field of performance-based structural fire engineering design. When structural systems are heated by fire, they experience thermal effects that are not contemplated by conventional structural engineering design. This book describes principles, industry practices and evolutionary methodologies for advanced safety studies, which are helpful in effectively managing volatile, uncertain, complex, and ambiguous (VUCA) environments within the framework of quantitative risk assessment and management and associated with the safety and resilience of structures and infrastructures . Structural Safety is an international journal devoted to integrated risk assessment for a wide range of constructed facilities such as buildings, bridges, earth structures, offshore facilities, dams, lifelines and nuclear structural systems.. Types of Paper Original research papers, reviews, short communications.. Discussions: Any comment on or discussion of a published paper should be . Structural Safety: /ch This chapter presents and discusses the principles, methods and the associated limitations that .