SP-240: Performance-Based Design of Concrete Building for Wind Loads

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Title: SP-240: Performance-Based Design of Concrete Building for Wind Loads

Author(s): Editor: Joseph M. Bracci / Sponsored by: ACI Committee 375

Publication: Special Publication

Volume: 240

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Appears on pages(s): 142

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Date: 10/4/2006

Abstract:
This CD-ROM contains 6 papers that were presented at the technical session on Performance Based Design for Wind Loads, held San Francisco, CA, in Fall 2004. Topics include an overview of performance-based design, the nature of wind loading and wind tunnel testing, structural modeling assumptions, components of lateral deformations in buildings, and the types of concrete structural systems for wind loading. Note: The individual papers are also available. Please click on the following link to view the papers available, or call 248.848.3800 to order. SP-240