Diagnosing lateral strength of existing concrete or masonry buildings

Daniel P. Abrams

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Abstract

A research prospectus is presented for improving present methods of structural evaluation for concrete and masonry buildings. Specifically, the proposed research plan is limited to strength evaluations of lateral strength that are necessary to insure the safety of buildings subjected to earthquakes or strong winds.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationStructural Engineering in Natural Hazards Mitigation
PublisherPubl by ASCE
Pages831-834
Number of pages4
ISBN (Print)0872629104
StatePublished - 1993
EventProceedings of the Symposium on Structural Engineering in Natural Hazards Mitigation - Irvine, CA, USA
Duration: Apr 19 1993Apr 21 1993

Other

OtherProceedings of the Symposium on Structural Engineering in Natural Hazards Mitigation
CityIrvine, CA, USA
Period4/19/934/21/93

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Engineering(all)

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    Abrams, D. P. (1993). Diagnosing lateral strength of existing concrete or masonry buildings. In Structural Engineering in Natural Hazards Mitigation (pp. 831-834). Publ by ASCE.