Tsinghua University Press Ltd. - Roof isolation system a vibration absorber for buildings

Author(s): Zhichang Tian ; Jiaru Qian
Publisher: Tsinghua University Press Ltd.
Publication Date: 1 December 2001
Volume: 6
Page(s): 446 - 452
ISSN (Electronic): 1007-0214

A roof isolation system is proposed to reduce the dynamic response of buildings to earthquake excitations. In the system, frictional materials are inserted between the roof slab and the beams that... View More