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Finite Element Analysis of Seismic Response of Reinforced Concrete Walls

  • A. Mihanović
  • B. Jaramaz
  • F. Damjanić
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Summary

This paper describes the applications of the finite element technique to the nonlinear dynamic analysis of reinforced concrete walls of buildings subjected to seismic loading conditions. The model is incorporated in the nonlinear finite elements analysis for the solution of the 2D problems. The mixing time integration scheme is employed /1/. The applicability of the method is illustrated by the solution of numerical examples using an ideal Heaviside accelerogram. The comparison of results, obtained by linear and nonlinear structural analysis, is given.

Keywords

Seismic Response Nonlinear Dynamic Analysis Concrete Wall Finite Element Technique Reinforced Concrete Wall 
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© Springer Japan 1986

Authors and Affiliations

  • A. Mihanović
    • 1
  • B. Jaramaz
    • 1
  • F. Damjanić
    • 1
  1. 1.Faculty of Civil EngineeringUniversity of SplitSplitYugoslavia

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