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Performance-Based Design and Real-Time Large-Scale Testing to Enable Implementation of Advanced Damping Systems
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MR Damper Characterization Test conducted in Lehigh University



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PI(s): Shirley Dyke, Anil Kumar Agrawal, Richard Christenson, James Michael Ricles, Billie F. Spencer
Dates: September 01, 2008 - June 22, 2012
Facility: Lehigh University, PA, United States
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, IL, United States
Advanced structural damping systems such as magnetorheological (MR) dampers have great potential improve our ability to achieve performance-based structural design (PBD) directed towards seismic resilience. However, developing methods for real-time hybrid... (more)
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Zhaoshuo Jiang; Richard Christenson; Yunbyeong Chae; James Michael Ricles; Anthony Friedman; Shirley Dyke; Brian Phillips; Billie F. Spencer, "Comparison of 200 KN MR Damper Models for use in Real-time Hybrid Simulation" (view)
Yunbyeong Chae; James Michael Ricles; Richard Sause, "Development of a Large-Scale MR Damper Model for Seismic Hazard Mitigation Assessment of Structures" (view)
Other Resources: Shirley Dyke; Anthony Friedman; Tong Li; Ali Irmak Ozdagli, "Large-Scale Real Time Hybrid Simulation for Validation of Advanced Damping Systems" (view)
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Tags (keywords):
  1. Supplemental damping
  2. Seismic protective system
  3. Damping device
  4. Large-scale validation testing
  5. Structural response/behavior modification
Data Re-use Status: This Project does not reuse data from other projects.