Steven Cox responds

Cox, Steven
June 1993
Mathematical Intelligencer;Summer93, Vol. 15 Issue 3, p68
Academic Journal
Presents the author's response to Philip Kirmser and Kuo-Kuang Hu's comments on the clamped-hinged column's strength. Existence of a strongest column; Perron's paradox.


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