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The International Concrete Abstracts Portal is an ACI led collaboration with leading technical organizations from within the international concrete industry and offers the most comprehensive collection of published concrete abstracts.
Title: Seismic Design of Reinforced Concrete Buildings from a Designer's Viewpoint
Author(s): Robert E. Englekrik
Publication: Special Publication
Appears on pages(s): 47-58
Keywords: building codes; ductility; dynamic structural analysis; earthquake resistant structures; earthquakes; loads (forces); reinforced concrete; seismology; structural analysis; structural design; theory of elasticity
Abstract:Two approaches to seismic resistant design, the building code approach as outlined in the Unified Building Code and the spectural dynamic approach, are compared.
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