At 07:49 AM 27/04/2000 -0700, you wrote:
>Does anybody know a good reference about geodesic
>domes design. The purposed structure is an aluminum
>geodesic dome with 25 meter diameter.
>Thanks in advance,
>Fariborz Tehrani, Phone: (310)509-8826
>Civil Engineer Fax: (530)481-9532
>BSCE, MSCE, PE Voice Mail: (877)743-6206
A good reference is: Aluminum Structures, A guide to their Specifications
and Design by J. Randolph Kissel, Jhon Wiley & Sons, 1995. Part IV, Design
of Structural Systems, Paragraph 10.2.4 Dome Structures.
Adolfo Galvez, SE, MSc.
Lima - PERU.