Wind And Earthquake Resistant Buildings Structural Analysis And Design

Wind And Earthquake Resistant Buildings Structural Analysis And Design

Contents
  • Chapter Wind Loads
  • Design Considerations
  • Nature of Wind
  • Types of wind
  • Characteristics of Wind
  • Variation of Wind Velocity with Height
  • Wind Turbulence
  • Probabilistic Approach
  • Vortex Shedding
  • Dynamic Nature of Wind
  • Cladding Pressures
  • Code Provisions for Wind Loads
  • Uniform Building Code
  • Wind Load Provisions
  • ASCE -: Wind Load Provisions
  • National Building Code of Canada (NBCC ):
  • Wind Load Provisions
  • Wind-Tunnel Engineering
  • Rigid Model
  • Aeroelastic Study
High-Frequency Base Force Balance Model
  • Pedestrian Wind Studies
  • Motion Perception: Human Response to Building Motions
  • Chapter Seismic Design
  • Building Behavior
  • Influence of Soil
  • Damping
  • Building Motions and Deflections
  • Building Drift
  • Seismic Design Concept
  • Structural Response
  • Load Path
  • Demands of Earthquake Motions
  • Response of Elements Attached to Buildings
  • Adjacent Buildings
  • Irregular Buildings
  • Lateral-Force-Resisting Systems
  • Diaphragms
  • Ductility
  • Damage Control Features
  • Continuous Load Path