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Assessment of Seismic Damage Indices for RC Frame Building Using Non Linear Static Pushover Analysis


Hardik M. Gohil, Jignesh A. Amin
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This study represents the assessment of seismic damage indices for 4 storey RC frame building designed by conventional force based design (FBD) approach as per IS 1983:2016 (Part I). RC frame building is designed for the base shear coefficient based on empirically obtained period of building as recommended in IS 1893. Then RC frame building is analyzed using nonlinear static pushover analysis. In this study, assessment of seismic damage of 4 storey RC frame building is considered based on the energy dissipated by the structure along its complete displacement path. In present study, three methods are used to identify damage state of structure. The damage is calculated as the ratio of energy at any displacement to the total energy capacity of the structure. The energy dissipation capacity of structure is estimated using pushover analysis.

Hardik M. Gohil, Jignesh A. Amin

Pushover analysis, RC frame building, force based design (FBD), damage index, expanded energy, total energy

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Publication Details

Published in : Volume 4 | Issue 5 | March-April - 2018
Date of Publication Print ISSN Online ISSN
2018-04-10 2395-1990 2394-4099
Page(s) Manuscript Number   Publisher
142-149 CE025   Technoscience Academy

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Hardik M. Gohil, Jignesh A. Amin, "Assessment of Seismic Damage Indices for RC Frame Building Using Non Linear Static Pushover Analysis", International Journal of Scientific Research in Science, Engineering and Technology(IJSRSET), Print ISSN : 2395-1990, Online ISSN : 2394-4099, Volume 4, Issue 5, pp.142-149, March-April-2018.
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