Dynamic Model Studies for Designing Concrete Structures

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Title: Dynamic Model Studies for Designing Concrete Structures

Author(s): J. Ferry Borges and Jervis Pereira

Publication: Special Publication

Volume: 24

Issue:

Appears on pages(s): 251-264

Keywords: analogies; bridges piers; concrete dams; dynamic loads; earthquake resistant structures; earthquakes; frames; load (forces); models; precast concrete; reinforced concrete; scale (ratio); simulation; strains; structural analysis; tests

Date: 1/1/1970

Abstract:
The use of model for studying the dynamic behavior of concrete structures is described. Particular reference is made to the use of random vibrations for simulating earthquake loads. Instances of applications in dams, piers, tanks and buildings are presented.