Topics in Dynamics of Civil Structures, Volume 4, 1st Edition

  • Volume 4
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  • ISBN-10: 1461465559
  • ISBN-13: 9781461465553
  • DDC: 624.171
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 569 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2013 | Published/Released June 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2013

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Topics in Dynamics of Civil Structures, Volume 4: Proceedings of the 31st IMAC, A Conference and Exposition on Structural Dynamics, 2013, the fourth volume of seven from the Conference, brings together contributions to this important area of research and engineering. The collection presents early findings and case studies on fundamental and applied aspects of Structural Dynamics, including papers on: Modal Parameter Identification for Civil StructuresVibration Control of Civil StructuresCable DynamicsDamage Detection Models for Civil StructuresData-Driven Health Monitoring of Structures & InfrastructureExperimental Techniques for Civil StructuresHuman-induced Vibrations of Civil StructuresStructural Modeling for Civil Structures

Table of Contents

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1: Accurate Damping Estimation by Automated OMA Procedures.
2: Real-Time Structural Health Monitoring and Damage Detection.
3: Improved Substructure Identification through Use of an Active Control Device.
4: Hybrid MPC: An Application to Semiactive Control of Structures.
5: Findings with AVC Design for Mitigation of Human Induced Vibrations in Office Floors.
6: Power Requirements for Active Control of Floor Vibrations.
7: Tuning TMDs to “Fix” Floors in MDOF Shear Buildings.
8: Precise Stiffness Control with MR Dampers.
9: Employing Hybrid Tuned Mass Damper to Solve Off-Tuning Problems for Controlling Human Induced Vibration in Stadia.
10: Semi-Active TMD Concept for Volgograd Bridge.
11: A New Shape Memory Alloy-Based Damping Device Dedicated to Civil Engineering Cables.
12: Using Pall Friction Dampers for Seismic Retrofit of a 4-Story Steel Building in Iran.
13: Modal Identification of a 5-Story RC Building Tested on the NEES-UCSD Shake Table.
14: Modal Testing of a Repaired Building after 2010 Chile Earthquake.
15: System Identification and Displacement Profiles of Multi-Span Skewed Bridges with Seat Type Abutments.
16: Robustness of Modal Parameter Estimation Methods Applied to Lightweight Structures.
17: A Comparative Study of System Identification Techniques under Ambient Vibration.
18: Some Implications of Human-Structure Interaction.
19: Evolution of Dynamic Properties of a 5-Story RC Building during Construction.
20: Structural Dynamic Parameter Identification and the Effect of Test Techniques.
21: Comparison of Damping Models for Space Flight Cable.
22: Forced 3D Nonlinear Dynamics of a Hanging Cable under Multiple Resonance Conditions.
23: Computationally Efficient Design of Semiactive Structural Control in the Presence of Measurement Noise.
24: Optimal Nonlinear Control Using a Non-quadratic Cost Function for Scalar Systems.
25: Optimal Sensor Placement with a Statistical Criterion for Subspace-Based Damage Detection.
26: Application of Efficient Model Correction for Damage Assessment Using Limited Measurements.
27: Theory Based Sensitivity Analysis and Damage Detection of Steel Roof Sheeting for Hailstone Impact.
28: Long-Term Dynamic Monitoring of an Offshore Wind Turbine.
29: Nondestructive Evaluation of Surface Crack Depth in Concrete.
30: An Improved Methodology for Anomaly Detection Based on Time Series Modeling.
31: Response Surface Model Updating for Nonlinear Structures.
32: Application of Multivariate Statistically Based Algorithms for Civil Structures Anomaly Detection.
33: System Identification of a Three-Story Precast Concrete Parking Structure.
34: Structural Damage Localization Using Sensor Cluster Based Regression Schemes.
35: Operational Modal Analysis Based on Multivariable Transmissibility Functions: Revisited.
36: Diagnosis of Building Vibration Sources via Time-Frequency Analysis.
37: Medial-Lateral Gait Patterns in Healthy Adult Walkers.
38: Quantifying Differences between Walking Locomotion on Rigid and Flexible Pavements.
39: Using MSD Model to Simulate Human-Structure Interaction during Walking.
40: Effect of Sensory Stimuli on Dynamic Loading Induced by People Bouncing.
41: Design and Construction of a Very Lively Bridge.
42: Experimental Results from a Laboratory Test Program to Examine Human-Structure Interaction.
43: Alleviation of Wind-induced Vibrations of Railings in a Building.
44: Operational Modal Analysis of a Slender Footbridge to Serviceability Purposes.
45: Optimal Sensor Placement for Structural Health Monitoring of Power Transmission Tower-Line Systems.
46: Evaluation of Economical Dynamic Exciters for Vibration Testing of Bridges.
47: Assessment of Floor Vibrations for Building Re-use: A Case Study.
48: Experimental Validation on a Continuous Modulated Wave-Form Command Shaping Applied on Damped Systems.
49: Quantification of Damping Effect of Humans on Lightly Damped Staircases.
50: Robust Design Optimization of Steel Moment Resisting Frame under Ground Motion Uncertainty.
51: Structural Assessment of Fort Sumter Masonry Coastal Fortification Subject to Foundation Settlements.
52: Condition Assessment of a Coal Mine Shiploader.
53: Experimental Assessment of Structure Borne Noise Generated by a Braking Resistor.
54: Pre-Test Nonlinear FE Modeling and Simulation of a Full-Scale Five-Story Reinforced Concrete Building.
55: The Dynamic Stiffening Effects of Non-Structural Partitions in Building Floors.
56: Experimental Characterization and Predictive Modeling of a Residential-Scale Wind Turbine.
57: Sizing Optimization of Trapezoidal Corrugated Roof Sheeting, Supporting Solar Panels, under Wind Loading.
58: Establishment of Optimized Digging Trajectory for Hydraulic Excavator.
59: Modeling, Simulation, and Optimization of California High-Speed Rail Bridge under Earthquakes.