Hybrid Simulation: A Discussion of Current Assessment Measures
23 Oct 2014 | Active Documents | Contributor(s): Richard Christenson, Shirley Dyke, Jian Zhang, Gilberto Mosqueda, Cheng chen, Naru Nakata, Patrick Laplace, Wei Song, Yunbyeong Chae, Gemez Marshall, Ge(Gaby) Ou, Cheng Song, CARLOS ANDRES RIASCOS
This report documents the discussions of the Hybrid Simulation Task Force meeting held March...
Optimal Design of Isolation Devices for Buildings Using Performance Based Methodology
29 Jul 2014 | Publications | Contributor(s): Jian Zhang, Zhan Shu
Seismic isolation is a viable method to reduce seismic damages to buildings under moderate and...
Optimal nonlinear damping for MDOF inelastic structures
29 Jul 2014 | Publications | Contributor(s): Jian Zhang, Wang Xi
Supplemental energy dissipation in the form of nonlinear viscous dampers is often used to...
Dimensional Analysis of Inelastic Structures with Negative Stiffness and Supplemental Damping Devices
29 Jul 2014 | Publications | Contributor(s): Zhan Shu, Jian Zhang, Satish Nagarajaiah
Negative stiffness device (NSD) has been proposed as an innovative devices for seismic...
Verification of Real-Time Hybrid Simulation With Shake Table Tests for a Three Story Structure Equipped with MR Damper
29 Jul 2014 | Publications | Contributor(s): Ali Irmak Ozdagli, Wang Xi, Gaby Ou, Shirley Dyke, Jian Zhang, Bin Wu
In the last few decades, Real-time hybrid simulation (RTHS) has become a recognized testing...