by R.R. Lui, S. Mahin and J. Moehle
Lui, R.R., S. Mahin and J. Moehle (1990). Seismic Response and Analytical Modeling of the CSULA Administration Building Subjected to the Whitter
Narros Earthquake. SMIP 1990 Seminar on Seismological and Engineering Implications of Recent Strong-Motion Data, p. 8-1 - 8-10.
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This study examines the measured seismic response behavior of the CSULA Administration Building during the October 1, 1987 Whittier Narrows
Earthquake. The shear forces and interstory drifts calculated from measured seismic responses are compared with UBC design requirements to
ascertain the validity of UBC requirements. A three dimensional elastic model was constructed and subjected to the recorded base accelerations
to study the correlation of analytical modeling predictions with measured seismic responses.