Master of Science
Beer, Ferdinand P.
A study is made of a mathematical model suggested by the flow of traffic over a simply supported bridge. This is extended, albeit rather crudely, to the case of a suspension bridge. The response function of this model of a bridge is obtained for two cases: a simple span and a suspension bridge.
Bohl, Roger H., "On the response of a one-dimension linear system to random traffic loadings" (1960). Theses and Dissertations. 3027.