Continuing Education

Seismic Risk Assessment of Buckling Restrained Braces -- Including Evaluation of Brace Residual Capacity and Building Performance - Part 1 [M9]

This two-part presentation will examine both the performance of the buckling-restrained brace (BRB) member itself as well as the performance of BRB framed buildings. Part 1 of the presentation will review the results of recent fatigue testing of BRBs with the goal of being able to determine the remaining life of a BRB member after it has been subjected to an earthquake.

Intended Audience: Engineers

  • Date: 4/3/2019 - 4/5/2019
  • PDH Credits: 0


Zac Vidmar ; Chia-Ming Uang ; Curt Haselton

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