Take-Off in Optimum Structural Design

  • H. R. E. M. Hörnlein
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Part of the NATO ASI Series book series (volume 27)

Abstract

This paper is intended for the potential developer and user of structural design software. A great number of recent publications have had a strong influence on the development and improvement of structural design software. New ideas have to be studied, realized and tested to develop or to use a state-of-the-art program. In this report I have attempted to make comments on some of the basic ideas. The practical knowledge and experience gained during the development of our in-house programming system, which is designated LAGRANGE, were taken into consideration. The features of about 30 internationally used program systems for structural design are listed in the appendix.

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  • H. R. E. M. Hörnlein
    • 1
  1. 1.Helicopter and Aircraft GroupMesserschmitt-Bölkow-Blohm GmbhMunich 80W. Germany

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