Some Unresolved Issues in Seismic Steel Codesby Egor P. Popov, Univ of California, Berkeley, United States,
Kazuhiko Kasai, Univ of California, Berkeley, United States,
Michael D. Engelhardt, Univ of California, Berkeley, United States,
Document Type: Proceeding Paper
Abstract: In the latest revisions of the three major U.S. seismic codes (AISC, NEHRP, UBC) some requirements can be questioned because of limited knowledge. Confining attention to conventional kinds of steel framing, some of the unresolved or questionable issues are discussed in this paper.
Subject Headings: Steel structures | Seismic tests | Seismic design | Standards and codes | Steel frames | Earthquake resistant structures | Steel columns | Load and resistance factor design
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