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ISO 3898

Bases for Design of Structures - Notations - General Symbols

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Organization: ISO
Publication Date: 15 August 1997
Status: inactive
Page Count: 13
ICS Code (Structures of buildings in general): 91.080.01
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This international Standard defines standard notations for structural design.

It covers general terms which are necessary to this field of application and, in general, excludes terms relevant to a particular material or to a particular technical field.

It indicates only the symbols to be used without prejudice to the exact definition of each term, which is within the scope of other International Standards.

Table 1 gives general indications about the usage of different types of letter. Tables 2, 3 and 4 give letters to be used as a main symbol and their meanings. Table 5 gives a list of special and mathematical symbols. Tables 6 gives letters or groups of letters when used as subscripts and their meanings.

Document History

March 1, 2013
Bases for design of structures - Names and symbols of physical quantities and generic quantities
This International Standard covers physical quantities in a general sense. The kernel-index-method enables to form (compound) symbols of physical quantities related to a particular material and/or a...
ISO 3898
August 15, 1997
Bases for Design of Structures - Notations - General Symbols
This international Standard defines standard notations for structural design. It covers general terms which are necessary to this field of application and, in general, excludes terms relevant to a...
January 1, 1987
Bases for Design of Structures - Notations - General Symbols Second Edition
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