01 December 2018

Joao Paulo, University of Coimbra; Antonio J. M. Correia, Polytechnic Institute of Coimbra; Venkatesh Kodur, Michigan State University

Concrete-filled steel tubular (CFST) members are commonly used as composite columns in modern construction. However, the current guidelines for members’ fire design (EN1994-1-2) have been...

20 October 2003

Jose Romano, Jose Romano Arquitectos

This paper highlights one of the most important safety measures in every design is the provision of means of evacuation in ensuring people to escape...

01 May 2001

Jose F. G. Mendes, University of Minho; Wilson Satoro Motizuki, University of Sao Paulo

This paper is about the second level of evaluation, the one that is concerned with urban features. Special emphasis is given to the use of...