Search for dissertations about: "Martin Fröderberg"

Found 1 swedish dissertation containing the words Martin Fröderberg.

  1. 1. The human factor in structural engineering: A source of uncertainty and reduced structural safety

    Author : Martin Fröderberg; Avdelningen för Konstruktionsteknik; []
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Structural engineering Uncertainty Human error;

    Abstract : It is known that human errors are the cause of most structural failures. Extreme loads or material deficiencies are normally of secondary importance. This Project has studied the human factor in the design phase; how subjective decisions, individual knowledge and the use of advance tools and codes affect structural safety and structural design. READ MORE