Accession Number:

ADP000037

Title:

Lifetime Cost Earthquake Resistant Design: An Algorithm for Automation,

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Corporate Author:

KAISER ALUMINUM AND CHEMICAL CORP PLEASANTON CA CENTER FOR TECHNOLOGY

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Report Date:

1981-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

7.0

Abstract:

An automated design methodology is proposed which exploits the principal features of a lifetime cost approach to earthquake resistant design developed in a previous paper. Several examples are presented which explore the lifetime cost formulation and the proposed design algorithm. Author

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Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE