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    • Curtain Beam Strip Analysis 

      Moen, Cristopher Dennis; Janas, Matthew (2011-04-01)
      A beam strip model based on an Euler-Bernoulli elastica solution is implemented in a freely available wind analysis computer program for metal building vehicular access doors to calculate door jamb forces and curtain ...
    • Vehicular Access Doors under Hurricane Force Wind Pressure: Analysis Methods and a Design Tool 

      Janas, Matthew; Moen, Cristopher Dennis (Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, 2011-08-01)
      It is essential that rolling sheet metal access doors in metal buildings, and the door jambs they are attached to, resist high pressures during an extreme wind event. Catastrophic damage to the building and its contents ...