Overview:Earthquake-Resistant Structures: Design, Build, and Retrofit - Earthquake engineering is the ultimate challenge for structural engineers. Even if natural phenomena involve great uncertainties, structural engineers need to design buildings, bridges, and dams capable of resisting the destructive forces produced by them. These disasters have created a new awareness about the disaster preparedness and mitigation. Before a building, utility system, or transportation structure is built, engineers spend a great deal of time analyzing those structures to make sure they will perform reliably under seismic and other loads. The purpose of this book is to provide structural engineers with tools and information to improve current building and bridge design and construction practices and enhance their sustainability during and after seismic events.In this book, Khan explains the latest theory, design applications and Code Provisions. Earthquake-Resistant Structures features seismic design and retrofitting techniques for low and high raise buildings, single and multi-span bridges, dams and nuclear facilities. The author also compares and contrasts various seismic resistant techniques in USA, Russia, Japan, Turkey, India, China, New Zealand, and Pakistan.

This book is on page /d0553424e45fae636e72e0aad9b90871/book/1603729775-9781856175012. It was written by the following authors: Mohiuddin Ali Khan. Book Earthquake-Resistant Structures: Design, Build, and Retrofit, which can be read online, published by the company: Elsevier Science & Technology. Other books on similar topics can be found in sections: Medicine, Technology, Science. The book was published on 2013-03-25 00:00:00. It has 448 pages and is published in Hardback format and weight 750 g. File for download Earthquake-Resistant Structures: Design, Build, and Retrofit has PDF format and is called earthquake-resistant-structures-design-build-and-retrofit.pdf. Other books you can download below. Our eccoilsito.it site is not responsible for the content of PDF files.

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