By Anil K. Chopra
Designed for senior-level and graduate classes in Dynamics of constructions and Earthquake Engineering. The textual content contains many subject matters encompassing the speculation of structural dynamics and the applying of this idea relating to earthquake research, reaction, and layout of buildings. No earlier wisdom of structural dynamics is thought and the way of presentation is satisfactorily specific and built-in, to make the booklet compatible for self-study by way of scholars engineers.
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Dynamics of Structures by Anil K. Chopra