Alistair Day and the origins of dynamic relaxation. Part 1: Bringing an idea to life

Author: T. Carfrae, D. Michael

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1 June 2019

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Alistair Day and the origins of dynamic relaxation. Part 1: Bringing an idea to life

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Alistair Day and the origins of dynamic relaxation. Part 1: Bringing an idea to life
Date published

1 June 2019

First published

1 June 2019

Author

T. Carfrae, D. Michael

Price

Standard: £9 + VAT
Members/Subscribers: Free

Buy Now

Alistair Scott Day was the engineer who invented, named, applied and developed the calculation technique ‘dynamic relaxation’. He died in 2015, but always a quiet man, his story had become scattered and he was in danger of being historically overlooked. This two-part article is intended to give an account of his life and record his exceptional achievements. The authors knew Alistair, since 1981 and 1966 respectively.

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7
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The Institution of Structural Engineers

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