Structural Dynamics: Theory and Computation

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Springer Science & Business Media, Jan 1, 1997 - Technology & Engineering - 824 pages
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This newly revised fourth edition includes all the latest developments and research work in structural dynamics, making it a truly self-contained book on the analysis and design of structures subjected to dynamic forces or earthquake excitations.
  

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nice elaboration of structural dynamics, a student and teacher's companion.
a must read book for earthquake engineers.
rishikesh , CUSAT, KOCHI.
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Contents

DAMPED SINGLEDEGREEOFFREEDOM SYSTEM
31
RESPONSE OF ONEDEGREEOFFREEDOM SYSTEM
47
RESPONSE TO GENERAL DYNAMIC LOADING
96
FOURIER ANALYSIS AND RESPONSE
139
GENERALIZED COORDINATES AND RAYLEIGHS METHOD
162
NONLINEAR STRUCTURAL RESPONSE
205
RESPONSE SPECTRA
233
STRUCTURES MODELED AS SHEAR BUILDINGS
271
DYNAMIC ANALYSIS OF TRUSSES
511
DYNAMIC ANALYSIS OF STRUCTURES USING THE FINITE ELEMENT
538
2D Elements
552
TIME HISTORY RESPONSE OF MULTIDEGREEOFFREEDOM
577
DYNAMIC ANALYSIS OF SYSTEMS WITH DISTRIBUTED PROPERTIES
609
DISCRETIZATION OF CONTINUOUS SYSTEMS
635
RANDOM VIBRATION
653
EQUIVALENT STATIC LATERAL
707

FREE VIBRATION OF A SHEAR BUILDING
287
FORCED MOTION OF SHEAR BUILDING
310
DAMPED MOTION OF SHEAR BUILDINGS
352
REDUCTION OF DYNAMIC MATRICES
366
STRUCTURES MODELED AS DISCRETE
397
DYNAMIC ANALYSIS OF PLANE FRAMES
442
DYNAMIC ANALYSIS OF GRIDS
469
THREEDIMENSIONAL FRAMES
491
DYNAMIC METHOD
766
Answers to Problems in Part 1791
791
Computer Programs
801
Glossary
807
Selected Bibliography
815
Diskette Order Form
825
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