WIND AND SEISMIC EFFECTS - PROCEEDINGS OF THE JOINT PANEL CONFERENCE OF THE U.S.-JAPAN COOPERATIVE PROGRAM IN NATURAL RESOURCES (9TH), HELD AT TOKYO, JAPAN IN MAY 24-27, 1977

The Ninth Joint Meeting of the U.S.-Japan Panel on Wind and Seismic Effects was held in Tokyo, Japan on May 24-27, 1977. The proceedings of the Joint Meeting include the program, the formal resolutions, and the technical papers. The subjects covered in the paper include (1) characteristics of strong winds; (2) wind loads on structures and design criteria; (3) earthquake prediction; (4) earthquake ground motions and soil failures; (5) seismic loads on structures and design criteria; (6) design of special structures; (7) earthquake hazard reduction program; and (8) quantitative evaluation of damages caused by winds and earthquakes. (Portions of this document are not fully legible)

  • Corporate Authors:

    National Bureau of Standards

    Center for Building Technology
    Gaithersburg, MD  United States  20760
  • Authors:
    • Lew, H S
  • Publication Date: 1978-9

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  • Pagination: 522 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00186775
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: Final Rpt.
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Feb 27 1979 12:00AM