Continuing Education

Recent Developments and Innovations in Steel Plate Shear Walls [N30A]

This session will summarize findings from recent research on steel plate shear walls. There will be three areas of focus: 1) a new understanding of web plate tension field action and its practical implications, 2) the development of a new steel plate shear system that features post-earthquake re-centering capabilities, and 3) development of recommendations for the design of coupled steel plate shear walls.
  • Date: 4/17/2013 - 4/19/2013
  • PDH Credits: 0


Jeffrey Berman; Larry Fahnestock

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