|Steel Buckling-Restrained Braced Frames
(Chapter 16 in Earthquake Engineering: Recent Advances and Applications)
• Author(s): Uang, C.M. and Nakashima, M.
• Editor(s): Yousef Bozorgnia and Vitelmo Bertero
• Publisher: CRC Press
• Publication Date: May 2004 (976 pages)
• ISBN-13: 978-0849314391 | ISBN-10: 0849314399
This multi-contributor book provides comprehensive coverage of earthquake engineering problems, an overview of traditional methods, and the scientific background on recent developments. It discusses computer methods on structural analysis and provides access to the recent design methodologies and serves as a reference for both professionals and researchers involved in earthquake engineering. With an entire chapter dedicated to seismic resistant design through supplemental damping and structural control, this volume includes important advances in the characteristics of earthquake ground motions, behavior and design of structures, seismic design of non-structural systems, and more.