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Research Interests for Henry Petroski

Research Interests:

Structural engineering; design; interrelationship between success and failure in design; nature of invention; history of engineering and technology

Algebra, Bending, Elasticity, Finite Element Analysis, Mathematical analysis, Teaching, Tensile Strength, Thermal Conductivity, Thermoelasticity
Recent Publications
  1. Petroski, H, The road ahead, American scientist, vol. 104 no. 4 (July, 2016), pp. 236-241
  2. Petroski, H, How paperweights emerged from the desk of necessity, American scientist, vol. 104 no. 4 (July, 2016), pp. 216-219
  3. Henry Petroski, The Road Taken: The History and Future of America's Infrastrucure (2016), Bloomsbury, New York:
  4. Petroski, H, The Bridge that United Two Cities, American scientist, vol. 104 no. 1 (2016), pp. 20-20 [doi]
  5. Petroski, H, Words instead of dollars, Enr -New York-, vol. 274 no. 43 (October, 2015) [abs]

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