Shake Table Test for the Collapse Investigation of a Typical Multi-Story Reinforced Concrete Frame Structure in the Meizoseismal Area

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Weixiao Xu; Weisong Yang; Chunwei Zhang; Dehu Yu;
(2017)
  • Publisher: MDPI AG
  • Journal: Applied Sciences (issn: 2076-3417)
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  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.3390/app7060593
  • Subject: reinforced concrete (RC) frames | structural collapse | seismic design | failure mode | shake table test | Technology | T | Engineering (General). Civil engineering (General) | TA1-2040 | Biology (General) | QH301-705.5 | Physics | QC1-999 | Chemistry | QD1-999

According to statistics from past earthquakes, it is observed that multi-story reinforced concrete (RC) frames represent a large proportion of the structural failures or collapses in seismic events. Hence, research on seismic collapse mechanisms and risks of RC frame st... View more
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