Course Title : Earthquake Resistant Structures, Adv.

Code 10B044
Course Year Master 1st
Term 1st term
Class day & Period Tue 1st
Location C2-101
Credits 2
Restriction No Restriction
Lecture Form(s)
Language Japanese
Instructor Minehiro Nishiyama, Masanori Tani

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Course Topics

Theme Class number of times Description
Lessons from the previous earthquakes 3 Typical damages and their causes in the earthquakes in 1990s and 2000s are discussed.
Seismic design using the capacity design concept 4 Seismic design using the capacity design concept are discussed. The topics are Essentials of structural systems,Definition of design quantities, and Philogophy of capacity design.



Some chapters from Seimic Design of Reinforced Concrete and Masonry Buildings by Paulay and Priestley will be distributed for reference.


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