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SAP2000 P-DELTA

Before running P-Delta analysis, always check the model for simple modal analysis and gravity loads to make sure that analysis model has no stability issues or other warnings/errors. 104 more words

Structures

PERFORMANCE EVALUATION OF A MULTI STOREY CAR PARKING STRUCTURE UNDER STRENGTH IRREGULARITIES BY PUSH OVER ANALYSIS

Buildings, which appeared to be strong enough, may crumble like houses of cards during earthquake and deficiencies may be
exposed. In last decade, four devastating earthquakes of world have been occurred in India, and low to mild intensities earthquakes… 230 more words

A STUDY OF SEISMIC POUNDING BETWEEN ADJACENT BUILDINGS

Seismic pounding between adjacent buildings can cause severe damage to the structures under earthquakes, when owing to their
different dynamic characteristics. During earthquake, the buildings vibrate out of phase and at rest separation is deficient to… 157 more words

Zero Compression Element

When we want to model tension cable rods or any member with zero compression  and want to use finite element model for this purpose then follow the procedure below. 185 more words

Structures