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Analysis of Reinforced Concrete Frame-Wall Structures for Strong Motion Earthquakes

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Title: Analysis of Reinforced Concrete Frame-Wall Structures for Strong Motion Earthquakes
Author(s): Emori, K.; Schnobrich, William C.
Subject(s): Nonlinear dynamic analysis earthquake motions hysteresis Reinforced concrete
Abstract: The nonlinear response and failure mechanism of reinforced concrete frame-wall systems are investigated through mechanical models for both dynamic loads and static loads. Three mechanical models: a concentrated spring model, a multiple spring model, and a layered model, which take into account inelastic behavior of a reinforced concrete cantilever beam, are presented. Ten story reinforced concrete frame-wall structures are investigated. The stiffness characteristics of each constituent member are determined through one of the mechanical models by its inelastic properties or by a hysteresis model. The procedure of a load increment analysis is used for a static loading case. The equations of· motion are solved by a step by step integration procedure for a dynamic loading case. Computed results are compared with experimental results.
Issue Date: 1978-12
Publisher: University of Illinois Engineering Experiment Station. College of Engineering. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.
Series/Report: Civil Engineering Studies SRS-457
Genre: Technical Report
Type: Text
Language: English
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/2142/13919
Sponsor: National Science Foundation Research Grant ENV74-22962
Date Available in IDEALS: 2009-10-08
Identifier in Online Catalog: 348449
 

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