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Title:Evolutionary Based Methodology for Form -Finding and Design of Tensegrity Structures
Author(s):Chang, Yang-Kyoo
Doctoral Committee Chair(s):Pecknold, David A.
Department / Program:Civil and Environmental Engineering
Discipline:Civil and Environmental Engineering
Degree Granting Institution:University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Degree:Ph.D.
Genre:Dissertation
Subject(s):Engineering, Civil
Abstract:The capability of the new form-finding method is further extended to provide a total design package which can both create and optimize tensegrity structures, by adding structural analysis and optimization criteria to fitness evaluation. As an example, tensegrity towers for mobile communication are designed.
Issue Date:2006
Type:Text
Language:English
Description:119 p.
Thesis (Ph.D.)--University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2006.
URI:http://hdl.handle.net/2142/83312
Other Identifier(s):(MiAaPQ)AAI3250222
Date Available in IDEALS:2015-09-25
Date Deposited:2006


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