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Mar 17 2014
NEES/EERI Research-to-Practice Webinar: Adaptive Passive Stiffness Shaping and Apparent Weakening for Seismic Protection
Presenters: S. Nagarajaiah, Rice University, Houston; A. M. Reinhorn and M. C. Contantinou, University at Buffalo, Buffalo; M. Symans, RPI, Albany; D. Taylor, Taylor Devices,...
Adaptive Passive Stiffness Shaping and Apparent Weakening for Seismic Protection
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13 Mar 2014 | Multimedia | Contributor(s): NEES EOT
Presenters: S. Nagarajaiah, Rice University, Houston; A. M. Reinhorn and M. C. Contantinou, University at Buffalo, Buffalo; M. Symans, RPI, Troy; D. Taylor, Taylor Devices, Buffalo; J. Zhang,...
Experimental Shake Table Testing of an Adaptive Passive Negative Stiffness Device within a Highway Bridge Model
29 Jul 2013 | Publications | Contributor(s): Navid Attary, Michael Symans, Satish Nagarajaiah, Andrei M Reinhorn, Michael Constantinou, Apostolos Aristotelis Sarlis, Dharma Theja Reddy Pasala, Douglas Taylor
Implementation of a mechanical Negative Stiffness Device (NSD) within a reduced-scale highway bridge model and its performance under seismic loading conditions is evaluated via shaking table...
Apr 01 2013
T.T. Soong Student Lecture Series: Control of Inelastic Structures by Weakening and Damping
Response Control of Seismically Excited Buildings: Application of Viscous Damping and Negative Stiffness Control Algorithm
07 Jun 2012 | Publications | Contributor(s): Huan Hu
This thesis focuses on the application of the viscous damping and negative stiffness (VDNS) algorithm to the seismic response control of buildings. It provides an effective option for the...