Combining Wood and Viscoelastic Material.

Passive energy dissipation (PED) devices, when incorporated into a structure, work by adding supplemental damping to the system which reduces the structural response during an earthquake or high winds. Viscoelastic dampers are one type of PED device that has emerged as an innovative solution to impr...

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Bibliographic Details
Main Authors: Lewicki, David E., Dinehart, David W.
Format: Villanova Faculty Authorship
Published: 2000
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