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Ductile Design of Steel Structures / Edition 1
     

Ductile Design of Steel Structures / Edition 1

by Michel Bruneau, Andrew Whittaker, Chia-Ming Uang
 

ISBN-10: 0070085803

ISBN-13: 9780070085800

Pub. Date: 10/01/1997

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Companies, The

Ensure ductile behavior in any steel structure

Engineer earthquake resistant structures using today's most advanced ductile steel design techniques.

This guide gives you the latest seismic-resistant design criteria—based on research into the recent Northridge and Kobe earthquakes. You get fingertip access to the ductile properties of steel. . .essential

Overview

Ensure ductile behavior in any steel structure

Engineer earthquake resistant structures using today's most advanced ductile steel design techniques.

This guide gives you the latest seismic-resistant design criteria—based on research into the recent Northridge and Kobe earthquakes. You get fingertip access to the ductile properties of steel. . .essential data on the plastic behavior of cross-sections. . .and systematic methods and applications of plastic analysis. This time-saving resource walks you through the seismic design of ductile braced frames and moment resisting frames. . .provides the special detailing requirements needed to ensure satisfactory plastic behavior. . .gives you an overview of special steel-based energy dissipation systems. . .and much more.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780070085800
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Companies, The
Publication date:
10/01/1997
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
485
Product dimensions:
6.30(w) x 9.30(h) x 1.19(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction.Structural Steel.Plastic Behavior of Cross-Section Level. Concepts of Plastic Analysis.Systematic Methods of Plastic Analysis.Application of Plastic Analysis.Applications of Plastic Analysis. Design of Ductile Braced Frames.Design of Ductile Moment-Resisting Frames.Limit State Philosophy in Seismic Design Provisions.Stability and Rotation Capacity of Steel Beams.Passive Energy Dissipation Systems.Index.

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