Seismic Base Isolation

Institution:
Middle East Technical University
Specialization:
EE - Earthquake Engineering
Term:
Fall 2017
Teacher(s):
UGURHAN AKYUZ
Credits:
8
Date (from - to):
01/09/2017 – 31/01/2018

General features of seismically isolated structures; isolator devices and systems; mechanical characteristics and modeling of isolators; structures with seismic isolation; code provisions for seismic isolation; stability of elastomeric isolators; ground motion characteristics; design examples.