Chapter 13. Recent and Future Developments in Seismic Design

  1. Charles K. Erdey Formerly Adjunct Professor

Published Online: 16 APR 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470168042.ch13

Earthquake Engineering: Application to Design

Earthquake Engineering: Application to Design

How to Cite

Erdey, C. K. (2006) Recent and Future Developments in Seismic Design, in Earthquake Engineering: Application to Design, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470168042.ch13

Author Information

  1. Northern Arizona University, California State University Long Beach, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 16 APR 2007
  2. Published Print: 20 DEC 2006

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470048436

Online ISBN: 9780470168042

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Keywords:

  • seismic design - recent and future developments;
  • dogbone experiment;
  • joint degradation mechanism;
  • California variation SMRF (special moment-resisting frame);
  • seismic isolation and engineered damping

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Tests on Joints

  • Dogbone Experiment

  • Joint Strain Hardening: Speed Straining

  • Mechanism of Joint Degradation

  • Conclusions

  • New Trends

  • Seismic Isolation

  • Engineered Damping

  • References