Improved Modelling of Long-Span Highway Bridge Traffic Loading
thesisposted on 31.05.2018 by DONG GUO
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Traffic load modelling on the bridges plays an important role in the bridge design and assessment, but they are not well represented in the current national standards, especially for long-span bridges. This thesis investigates fundamental aspects of a realistic and efficient modelling of the traffic load in three aspects.