Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item:
|Title:||The SAFE Experimental Research on the Frequency Dependence of Shear Wall Seismic Design Margins|
|Authors:||LABBE Pierre; PEGON Pierre; MOLINA RUIZ Francisco Javier; GALLOIS Christian; CHAUVEL Daniele|
|Citation:||JOURNAL OF EARTHQUAKE ENGINEERING vol. 20 no. 1 p. 101-128|
|Publisher:||TAYLOR \& FRANCIS LTD|
|Type:||Articles in periodicals and books|
|Abstract:||The SAFE experimental program consists of a series of 10 specimens of shear walls, with different reinforcement ratios, tested until their ultimate capacity under seismic input motion by the pseudo dynamic method. A unique input signal is used, calibrated for controlling the seismic demand. Its input central frequency is selected so that for some specimens it is lower than their eignenfrequency, while for other ones it is the opposite. In conclusion there is clear experimental evidence that design margins are much larger in the second case (input central frequency larger than structure eignenfrequency) than in the first one.|
|JRC Directorate:||Space, Security and Migration|
Files in This Item:
There are no files associated with this item.
Items in repository are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.