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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

Keywords:
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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