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Viscously damped controlled rocking response for cost effective seismic design of steel structures

Louis-Philippe Poirier

Masters thesis (2008)

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Cite this document: Poirier, L.-P. (2008). Viscously damped controlled rocking response for cost effective seismic design of steel structures (Masters thesis, École Polytechnique de Montréal). Retrieved from https://publications.polymtl.ca/8358/
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Abstract

The concept of seismic isolation applied to buildings -- Rocking as a seismic isolation technique -- Rocking with energy dissipation devices -- Rocking self-centering structural systems -- VDCSR system -- Description of the simplified methods -- Evaluation of the simplified methods -- Evaluation of the finite element modeling of a rocking structure -- Parameters of the study -- Earthquake loads -- Finite element models -- Similitude requirements -- Selection of the laboratory model -- Validation of the similitude law requirements -- Laboratory test specimen -- Seismic inputs used for the laboratory test program -- Calibration procedure -- Test program -- Test setup -- Instrumentation and data acquisition system -- Test (loading) signals -- System identification and auxiliary tests.

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Conception parasismique; Construction métallique

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Department: Département des génies civil, géologique et des mines
Date Deposited: 04 Aug 2021 11:04
Last Modified: 25 Aug 2021 14:59
PolyPublie URL: https://publications.polymtl.ca/8358/

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