Supporting brace sizing in structures with added linear viscous fluid dampers: A filter design solution

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Londono, J.M. ; Wagg, D. ; Neild, S.A. (2014)
  • Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
  • Journal: volume 43, pages 1,999-2,013 (issn: 0098-8847)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1002/eqe.2433
  • Subject: Maxwell model | brace stiffness | brace–damper systems | supplemental damping

Viscous fluid dampers have proved to be effective in suppressing unwanted vibrations in a range of engineering structures. When dampers are fitted in a structure, a brace is typically used to attach them to the main structure. The stiffness of this brace can significant... View more
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