An Introduction to Seismic Building Shear Walls by J. Paul Guyer

By J. Paul Guyer

This book offers introductory technical tips for civil engineers, structural engineers and different specialist engineers and building managers drawn to studying approximately seismic shear partitions for constructions. here's what is mentioned: 1. creation, 2 layout FORCES, three. WALL parts, four. IN-PLANE results, five. OUT-OF-PLANE results, 6. CAST-IN-PLACE CONCRETE SHEAR partitions, 7. MASONRY SHEAR partitions, eight. wooden STUD SHEAR partitions, nine. metal STUD SHEAR WALLS

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