Earthquake Engineering for Concrete Dams
Publisher: National Academies 1990
Number of pages: 165
In this book, current knowledge about the earthquake performance of concrete dams is evaluated, including procedures for investigating the seismic safety of such structures. The book specifically informs researchers about state-of-the-art earthquake analysis of concrete dams and identifies subject areas where additional knowledge is needed.
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