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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: SDRCMB: Seismic Design of Reinforced Concrete and Masonry Buildings
Publication: Technical Documents
Appears on pages(s): 768
Abstract:Emphasizing design, not analysis, this detailed reference demonstrates the application of structural design for earthquake resistance. Based on the authors extensive research and practical experience, it's packed with real world applications, illustrated examples, and how-to-guidance. Ductile frames, wall and dual systems, both in reinforced concrete and masonry, form the main body of the text. You'll also find coverage of basic concepts of seismic design, qualifications of detailing on structural design, a review of causes and defects of earthquakes, and the latest information from the most recent major earthquakes.