OSMS 89-10

OSMS 89-10

"Strong-Motion Records From Buildings"

by Moh-jiann Huang, Carlos E. Ventura and Anthony F. Shakal

Huang, Moh-jiann, Carlos e. Ventura and Anthony F. Shakal (1989). Strong-Motion Records From Buildings, from ASCE Structures Congree 1989, May 1-5, 1989, p.1-10.

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Since the establishment of the California Strong Motion Instrumentation Program in 1972, over 90 buildings have been instrumented extensively to measure their response during earthquakes. Significant strong-motion records have been obtained from many of these buildings. Many aspects of structural response can be investigated through visual examination of the records and through detailed computer structural modelling.