The use of glass in buildings / Valerie L. Block, editor.

Title: 
The use of glass in buildings / Valerie L. Block, editor.
Publisher: 
W. Conshohocken, PA : ASTM, c2002.
Description: 
viii, 174 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Other Authors: 
Block, Valerie L., 1951-
Conference Name: 
Symposium on the Use of Glass in Buildings (1st : 2002 : Pittsburgh, Pa.)
Format of Material: 
Books
Bib ID: 
75102
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Location: 
Stacks
Call Number: 
NA4140.S98
Location: 
Secured Stacks
Call Number: 
NA4140.S98
Notes: 
"ASTM stock number: STP1434."
Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
Contents: 
ASTM C 1035: Does it work for field inspections of surface blemishes? / Ted W. Mazula and Ivar Hennings --
Codes and standards affecting glass in buildings: the U.S. and beyond / Valerie L. Block --
The impact of self-cleaning glass / Christopher J. Barry and Thomas O'Day --
PC-based stress measuring system for on-line quality control of tempered and heat-strengthened glass / Alex S. Redner --
In situ dew-point measurement to assess life span of insulating glass units / George R. Torok, Werner Lichtenberger, and Allan Major --
Evaluation of the condensation resistance rating as determined using the NFRC 500 Procedure / Daniel J. Wise and Bipin V. Shah --
Structural performance of laminated glass made with "Stiff" interlayer / Stephen J. Bennison... [et al.] --
Development of design methodology for rectangular glass supported on three sides to resist lateral uniformity distributed loads / Mostafa M. El-Shami and H. Scott Norville --
Wind load resistance of large trapezoidal glass lites / H. Scott Norville ... [et al.] --
Window glass design software / Stephen M. Morse --
A thermal stress evaluation procedure for monolithic annealed glass / W. Lynn Beason and A. William Lingnell --
Retrofitting commercial structures with laminated glass to withstand hurricane effects / Paul E. Beers, Mark A. Pilcher, and Jeffrey C. Sciaudone --
Testing of annealed glass with anchored-film glass retention systems for fallout protection after thermal stress cracking / Bruce S.Kaskel ... [et al.] --
The advantages of glazing in overall security strategy / Michael Betten and Henri Berube --
The relationship between sprinkler systems and glass / Jerry Razwick --
Design procedure for blast-resistant laminated glass / H. Scott Norville and Edward J. Corath.
Session I. Quality issues --
Session II. Performance assessments --
Session III. Glass design --
Session IV. Glass in hurricanes --
Session V. Glass for fire safety and security.
ISBN: 
0803134584