Author: Mark O'Connor
12 November 2019
20 March 2019
Technical Lecture Series 2019.
Recorded on 20 March 2019 at the Institution of Structural Engineers.
Performance based design of buildings in fire
The lecture covers robustness and disproportionate collapse in all building types, with a focus on existing buildings, as well as an introduction to the IStructE book's second edition.
A disaster is the last link in a chain of events. This online lecture used case studies to explain how to avoid disasters from happening and how to save a collapsing building.
This lecture focused on how to effectively model complex structures.