Comparison of the Response of Timber Shear Walls With and Without Passive Dampers
Historically, wood-frame structures have performed poorly in hurricane areas, resulting in numerous deaths and the loss of billions of dollars. In wood-frame structures the loss of life is generally prevented during seismic events; however, there are numerous secondary losses which are costly and...
|Authors:||H.W. Shenton III, David Dinehart|
|Conference Location:||San Francisco, CA|
|Conference Dates:||July 19-23, 1998|
|Proceedings Title:||SEWC Structural Engineers World Congress|
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