Earthquake Engineering and Earthquake Resistant Structures
Instructor: Papageorgiou Apostolos
Course code: 5808
Semester: 10ο
Course content:

  • Introduction
  • Elastic Response Spectra
  • Inelastic Response Spectra
  • Earthquake Response of MDOF Systems: Formulation of the Equations of Motion (Review)
  • Earthquake Analysis of Linear Systems
  • Response Spectrum Analysis
  • Earthquake Response of Linearly Elastic Buildings
  • Earthquake Response of Inelastic Buildings
  • Earthquake Analysis of Torsionally Coupled Buildings
  • Soil-Structure Interaction
  • Building Codes
Wherever possible, the lectures are interjected by relevant information originating from the discipline of Engineering Seismology. Also, new protective systems (such as base isolation) are mentioned

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