1 March 2017
This month’s question concerns the buttress for a vaulted church roof and has been provided by Instution Member, Hugh Morrison, Director of Hugh Morrison Associates.
In this section we shine a spotlight on papers recently published in Structures – the Research Journal of The Institution of Structural Engineers. Structures is a collaboration between the Institution and Elsevier, publishing internationally-leading research across the full breadth of structural engineering which will benefit from wide readership by academics and practitioners. Access to Structures is free to Institution members (excluding Student members) as one of their membership benefits, with access provided via the “My account” section of the Institution website. The journal is available online at: www.structuresjournal.org Readers are reminded that the latest issue of Structures is a special issue presenting selected papers from the 11th International Conference on Advances in Steel-Concrete Composite Structures (ASCCS 2015), held in Beijing, China, on 3–5 December 2015.
This month's letters cover the CM Exam, ferrocement, international recognition of engineering qualifications, buckling, seismic engineering and climate change.