Author: Dunican, Peter
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A unified general approach for the determination of the degrees of freedom or indeterminacy of plane and space frames is developed from basic concepts. The term ‘frame’ is used in a general sense and includes structures as well as mechanisms.
K.S. Rangasami and S.K. Mallick
Mr. K. A. Sculley (Research Student, Civil Engineering Department, University of Melbourne) writes:
'Contributions on this subject have been made by Masurs, Murray, Waters and Schmidt.'
There are numerous theories-some very recent-for calculating the buckling load of a prismatic beam or column, but few practical methods of determining it. It is about one of these methods that I wish to speak.