Chapter 8. Wood-Framed Buildings

  1. Charles K. Erdey Formerly Adjunct Professor

Published Online: 16 APR 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470168042.ch8

Earthquake Engineering: Application to Design

Earthquake Engineering: Application to Design

How to Cite

Erdey, C. K. (2006) Wood-Framed Buildings, in Earthquake Engineering: Application to Design, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470168042.ch8

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:

  • wood-framed buildings (type-V timber design);
  • San Fernando earthquake;
  • Northridge lesson;
  • steel-reinforced wood-framed building;
  • lateral analysis and design

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Northridge Lesson

  • Case 1: Steel-Reinforced Wood-Framed Building

  • Case 2: Wood-Framed Two-Story Home

  • Case 3: Steel-Reinforced Two-Story Duplex

  • Case 4: Wood-Framed Commercial Building

  • Case 5: Wood-Framed Residential Building

  • Case 6: Wood-Framed Garage and Workshop

  • Light-Gauge Steel as Alternative to Wood Framing

  • Case 7: Light-Gauge Steel in Multistory Project

  • Appendix

  • References