Damping Technologies for Tall Buildings

Written By Alberto Lago
Damping Technologies for Tall Buildings
  • Publsiher : Butterworth-Heinemann
  • Release : 25 September 2018
  • ISBN : 0128159642
  • Pages : 1124 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Read or download book entitled Damping Technologies for Tall Buildings written by Alberto Lago which was release on 25 September 2018, this book published by Butterworth-Heinemann. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: Damping Technologies for Tall Buildings provides practical advice on the selection, design, installation and testing of damping systems. Richly illustrated with images and schematics, this book presents expert commentary on different damping systems, giving readers a way to accurately compare between different device categories and gain and understand the advantages and disadvantages of each. In addition, the book covers their economical and sustainability implications. Case studies are included to provide a direct understanding on the possible applications of each device category. Provides an expert guide on the selection and deployment of the various types of damping technologies Drawn from extensive contributions from international experts and research projects that represent the current state-of-the-art and design in damping technologies Includes 25+ real case studies collected with very detailed information on damping design, installation, testing and other building implications

Damping Technologies for Tall Buildings

Damping Technologies for Tall Buildings
  • Author : Alberto Lago,Dario Trabucco,Antony Wood
  • Publisher : Butterworth-Heinemann
  • Release Date : 2018-09-25
  • Total pages : 1124
  • ISBN : 0128159642
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Summary : Damping Technologies for Tall Buildings provides practical advice on the selection, design, installation and testing of damping systems. Richly illustrated with images and schematics, this book presents expert commentary on different damping systems, giving readers a way to accurately compare between different device categories and gain and understand the advantages ...

Reinforced Concrete Design of Tall Buildings

Reinforced Concrete Design of Tall Buildings
  • Author : Bungale S. Taranath
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2009-12-14
  • Total pages : 989
  • ISBN : 0128159642
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Summary : An exploration of the world of concrete as it applies to the construction of buildings, Reinforced Concrete Design of Tall Buildings provides a practical perspective on all aspects of reinforced concrete used in the design of structures, with particular focus on tall and ultra-tall buildings. Written by Dr. Bungale S. ...

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Architecture and Engineering
  • Author : Oleg Kapliński,Wojciech Bonenberg
  • Publisher : MDPI
  • Release Date : 2020-12-18
  • Total pages : 360
  • ISBN : 0128159642
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Summary : The book is addressed to architects and civil engineers. Design and research are areas connecting their activities. The contents of the book confirm the fact that the interface between architecture and engineering is multidimensional. The ways of finding points of contact between the two industries are highlighted. This is favored ...

Tall Buildings

Tall Buildings
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2021-09-25
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 0128159642
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Systematic Architectural Design for Optimal Wind Energy Generation

Systematic Architectural Design for Optimal Wind Energy Generation
  • Author : Abdel Rahman Elbakheit
  • Publisher : Bentham Science Publishers
  • Release Date : 2021-06-25
  • Total pages : 160
  • ISBN : 0128159642
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Summary : Systematic Architectural Design for Optimal Wind Energy Generation is a handy reference on the aerodynamic architectural forms in buildings for optimizing wind energy conversion processes. Chapters of the book cover the basics of wind energy generation and building design that make them more conducive for generating wind power, and in ...

Schematic Design of Distributed Mass Damping Systems for Tall Buildings

Schematic Design of Distributed Mass Damping Systems for Tall Buildings
  • Author : Jason Stahl Silbiger,Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2014
  • Total pages : 77
  • ISBN : 0128159642
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Summary : As new high-rises grow taller and more slender, the design of tall buildings becomes heavily constrained by the control of lateral displacements and accelerations due to dynamic excitations. This has led to the development of motion control devices, such as the Tuned Mass Damper (TMD) and Tuned Liquid Column Damper (...

Particle Damping Technology Based Structural Control

Particle Damping Technology Based Structural Control
  • Author : Zheng Lu,Sami F. Masri,Xilin Lu
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release Date : 2020-03-27
  • Total pages : 369
  • ISBN : 0128159642
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Summary : This book presents a systematic introduction to particle damping technologies, which can be used to effectively mitigate seismic-induced and wind-induced vibration in various structures. Further, it offers comprehensive information on the latest research advances, e.g. a refined simulation model based on the discrete element method and a simplified simulation ...

Tall Building Design

Tall Building Design
  • Author : Bungale S. Taranath
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2016-10-04
  • Total pages : 838
  • ISBN : 0128159642
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Summary : Addresses the Question Frequently Proposed to the Designer by Architects: "Can We Do This? Offering guidance on how to use code-based procedures while at the same time providing an understanding of why provisions are necessary, Tall Building Design: Steel, Concrete, and Composite Systems methodically explores the structural behavior of steel, ...

Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat

Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat
  • Author : Lynn Beadle
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2001-11-22
  • Total pages : 784
  • ISBN : 0128159642
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Summary : This book, the result of the Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat 6th World Congress: Cities in the Third Millennium, examines the issues which must be addressed if we are to have a common understanding of the forces of change.Experts in architecture, engineering and planning contribute a commentary ...

Wind Induced Vibrations to Tall Buildings and Wind Turbines

Wind Induced Vibrations to Tall Buildings and Wind Turbines
  • Author : Abdel Rahman Elbakheit
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2018
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 0128159642
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Summary : While wind generated noise maybe limited in magnitude and effect, wind-induced structures' vibrations could be a devastation (id est, Tacoma Bridge Collapse 1940). This occurs with just above moderate wind speed increase, if it can excite a structure with its natural frequencies. When this occur, structures enter a phase of oscillations ...

Advances in Building Technology

Advances in Building Technology
  • Author : M. Anson,J.M. Ko,E.S.S. Lam
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2002-11-14
  • Total pages : 1896
  • ISBN : 0128159642
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Summary : This set of proceedings is based on the International Conference on Advances in Building Technology in Hong Kong on 4-6 December 2002. The two volumes of proceedings contain 9 invited keynote papers, 72 papers delivered by 11 teams , and 133 contributed papers from over 20 countries around the world. The papers cover a wide spectrum of ...

High Tech Concrete Where Technology and Engineering Meet

High Tech Concrete  Where Technology and Engineering Meet
  • Author : D.A. Hordijk,M. Luković
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2017-06-08
  • Total pages : 2859
  • ISBN : 0128159642
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Summary : This book contains the proceedings of the fib Symposium “High Tech Concrete: Where Technology and Engineering Meet”, that was held in Maastricht, The Netherlands, in June 2017. This annual symposium was organised by the Dutch Concrete Association and the Belgian Concrete Association. Topics addressed include: materials technology, modelling, testing and design, ...

Structural Systems for Tall Buildings

Structural Systems for Tall Buildings
  • Author : Committee Structural Systems Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat,I. D. Bennetts
  • Publisher : McGraw-Hill Companies
  • Release Date : 1995
  • Total pages : 422
  • ISBN : 0128159642
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Summary : "If you're an engineer or architect, you can't afford to be without this unique database of structural systems used in the design of some of the most important tall buildings erected to date." "Structural Systems for Tall Buildings reviews all major types of structural systems, including lateral load resisting systems ... ...

Behaviour of Steel Structures in Seismic Areas

Behaviour of Steel Structures in Seismic Areas
  • Author : Federico Mazzolani,Ricardo Herrera
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2012-01-31
  • Total pages : 1130
  • ISBN : 0128159642
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Summary : Behaviour of Steel Structures in Seismic Areas is a comprehensive overview of recent developments in the field of seismic resistant steel structures. It comprises a collection of papers presented at the seventh International Specialty Conference STESSA 2012 (Santiago, Chile, 9-11 January 2012), and includes the state-of-the-art in both theore...

Designing Tall Buildings

Designing Tall Buildings
  • Author : Mark Sarkisian
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2016-01-08
  • Total pages : 286
  • ISBN : 0128159642
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Summary : This second edition of Designing Tall Buildings, an accessible reference to guide you through the fundamental principles of designing high-rises, features two new chapters, additional sections, 400 images, project examples, and updated US and international codes. Each chapter focuses on a theme central to tall-building design, giving a comprehensive overview of ...