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Title
Beam-Column Element 2D (Type 5-Parallel Element Theory) for the ANSR-II Program.
File
PB80167224.pdf
Author(s)
Row, D. G.; Powell, G. H.; Mondkar, D. P.
Source
National Science Foundation, Washington, DC., December 1979, 33 p.
Identifying Number(s)
UCB/EERC-79/30
Abstract
This report describes a two-dimensional inelastic beam-column element developed for the ANSR-2 program. The report contains a description of the element characteristics and the computer program user's guide.
Keywords
Dynamic response; Stiffness methods; Computer programming; Plastic design; Elastic properties; Earthquake engineering; Beams (Supports); ANSR-2 computer program; User needs; Seismic design; Earthquakes; Columns (Supports); Computer aided design; Dynamic structural analysis