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Title
Wind and Seismic Effects. Proceedings of the Joint Meeting of the U.S.-Japan Cooperative Program in Natural Resources Panel on Wind and Seismic Effects (23rd). Held in Tsukuba, Japan, on May 14-17, 1991.
File
PB92116425.pdf
Author(s)
Raufaste, N. J.
Source
September 1991, 638 p.
Identifying Number(s)
NIST/SP-820
Abstract
The publication is the proceedings of the 23rd Joint Meeting of the U.S.-Japan Panel on Wind and Seismic Effects. The meeting was held at the Public Works Research Institute, Tsukuba, Japan, during May 14-17, 1991. The proceedings include the program, list of members, panel resolutions, task committee reports, and 42 technical papers. The papers were presented under seven themes: (1) Wind Engineering; (2) Earthquake Engineering; (3) Storm Surge and Tsunamis; (4) Joint Cooperative Research Program; (5) Performance of Nonstructural Systems; (6) International Decade for Natural Disaster Reduction; and (7) Summaries of Task Committee Workshop Reports.
Keywords
Dynamic structural analysis; Buildings; Dams; Earthquake resistant structures; Building codes; Highway bridges; Earthquakes; Structural design; Wind pressure; Dynamic loads; Wind loads; International cooperation