Load Rating Highway Bridges: In Accordance with Load and Resistance Factor Rating Method

Load Rating Highway Bridges: In Accordance with Load and Resistance Factor Rating Method

by Lubin Gao

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ISBN-13: 9781478709237
Publisher: Outskirts Press, Inc.
Publication date: 05/30/2013
Pages: 678
Product dimensions: 6.14(w) x 9.21(h) x 1.44(d)

About the Author

Lubin Gao, Ph.D., P.E. is currently a Senior Bridge Engineer at FHWA. Prior to FHWA, he worked as a Principal and Senior Bridge Engineer at private consulting companies in the United States. He was involved in the design and construction engineering services of different types of bridges including segmental, cable-supported and short/medium-span conventional bridges in the United States and overseas. He also founded a small software company to develop a finite element method-based bridge analysis and design software suite. He had served as an Associate Professor and Senior Bridge Engineer in China for a number of years. He has a B.S. degree in Civil Engineering, a M.S. degree in Solid Mechanics, and a Ph.D. degree in Bridge Engineering. He is a registered professional engineer in VA.

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Load Rating Highway Bridges: In Accordance with Load and Resistance Factor Rating Method 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
There is a lot of interest in a textbook on bridge load rating. This book is timely and provides a great amount of good information. It is a much needed textbook for undergraduates or reference for professionals. Well presented and comprehensive.