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|Title: ||A Mathematical Model of a Suspension Bridge Case Study: Adomi Bridge|
|Authors: ||Kwofie, Richard Ohene|
|Issue Date: ||5-Oct-2011|
|Abstract: ||The Lazer – McKenna mathematical model of a suspension bridge applied to the Adomi Bridge in Ghana is presented.
Numerical methods accessible in commercially available Computer Algebraic System “MATLAB” are used to analyse the second order non-linear ordinary differential equation.
Simulations are performed using an efficient SIMULINK scheme, the bridge responses are investigated by varying the various parameters of the bridge
|Description: ||A Thesis Submitted to the Department of Mathematics, Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Kumasi, in partial fulfillment of the requirement for the degree of Master of Science in Industrial Mathematics, 2011|
|Appears in Collections:||Distance Learning|
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