4. Design and Analysis of Beams and Girders

  1. Abi Aghayere and
  2. Jason Vigil

Published Online: 25 JAN 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470259795.ch4

Structural Wood Design: A Practice-Oriented Approach Using the ASD Method

Structural Wood Design: A Practice-Oriented Approach Using the ASD Method

How to Cite

Aghayere, A. and Vigil, J. (2008) Design and Analysis of Beams and Girders, in Structural Wood Design: A Practice-Oriented Approach Using the ASD Method, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470259795.ch4

Author Information

  1. Rochester, New York, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 25 JAN 2008
  2. Published Print: 16 JUL 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470056783

Online ISBN: 9780470259795

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Keywords:

  • sawn-lumber joists and girders;
  • vertical shear force;
  • applied concentrated loads;
  • rectangular wood beam;
  • linear elastic material behavior

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Design of Joists, Beams, and Girders

  • Analysis of Joists, Beams, and Girders

  • Sawn-Lumber Decking

  • Miscellaneous Stresses in Wood Members

  • Preengineered Lumber Headers

  • Flitch Beams

  • Floor Vibrations

  • References

  • Problems