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International Journal of Engineering Research in Computer Science and Engineering (IJERCSE)

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International Journal of Engineering Research in Mechanical and Civil Engineering (IJERMCE)

Monthly Journal for Mechanical and Civil Engineering

ISSN : 2456-1290 (Online)

Call For Paper : Vol 11, Issue 05, May 2024
Influence of the Seismic Variational Parameters on the RC Building With and Without Use of Master-Slave

Author : Akash Dahalkar 1 M. D. Goel 2

Date of Publication :24th January 2018

Abstract: Earthquake is a natural and unpredictable calamity. It leads to loss of precious human life and property and at the same time pushes the national economy in the backward direction. As we know occurrence and magnitude of an earthquake are unpredictable. So, codes need regular updating to provide safety to the structures and human lives as well. These codal provisions are based on the return period of the earthquake and its magnitude. By employing these magnitudes into considerations, codal provisions have been revised regularly and has a different significance based on the earthquake zones. The prime objective of this investigation is to study the influence of seismic parameters if a building existing in zones with less seismic probability, experienced severe earthquake shakings and what should be the safety measures we need to provide for the safety of the structure and human life as well in such cases? To understand this, a G+6 storied reinforced concrete building is modelled using commercially available 3-Dimensional Structural Analysis and Design Software (STAAD.Pro) and then analysed for the different zones against earthquake forces. Seismic analysis has been done with dynamic linear analysis by using response spectrum analysis method by taking the significance of all the zones in India. Use of master-slave has shown the reduction in nodal displacements. Based on this study, it is concluded that analysis with master-slave results in economical design in comparison with design without considering master-slave.

Reference :

    1. IS 1893 (Part 1) (2016). “Criteria for Earthquake Resistant Design of Structures- Part 1 general provision and buildings”, Bureau of Indian Standards, New Delhi, India
    2. IS 456 (2016). “Plain and Reinforced concrete Structures”, Bureau of Indian Standards, New Delhi, India.
    3.  IS 13920 (2016). “Ductile Detailing of Reinforced Concrete Structures Subjected to Seismic Forces - Code of Practice” Bureau of Indian Standards, New Delhi, India
    4. IS 875 Part 3 (1987). “Code of Practice for Design Loads (Other Than Earthquake) For Buildings and Structures- Wind Loads” Bureau of Indian Standards, New Delhi, India

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