By Halûk Sucuoğlu,Sinan Akkar
This e-book offers senior undergraduate scholars, grasp scholars and structural engineers who would not have a historical past within the box with center wisdom of structural earthquake engineering that might be valuable of their specialist lives. the fundamentals of seismotectonics, together with the factors, value, and depth of earthquakes, are first defined. Then the e-book introduces uncomplicated parts of seismic chance research and offers the concept that of a seismic risk map to be used in seismic layout. next chapters conceal key points of the reaction research of easy structures and development structures to earthquake flooring motions, layout spectrum, the adoption of seismic research systems in seismic layout codes, seismic layout ideas and seismic layout of strengthened concrete constructions. valuable labored examples on seismic research of linear, nonlinear and base remoted constructions, earthquake-resistant layout of body and frame-shear wall platforms are incorporated, so much of which might be solved utilizing a hand calculator.
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