Influence of modes of vibration and damping on structural response to wind. Article

cited authors

  • Irwin, PA

fiu authors


  • The sensitivity of the dynamic response of structures to natural frequencies, mode shapes and damping is discussed. Case histories are reviewed and examples are given which show the effects of damping and phenomena such as coupled torsional/translational motion of buildings and bridges. (A)

publication date

  • January 1, 1981


  • (Vancouver, Canada: Apr. 13-14, 1981; Toronto, Canada: May 7-8, 1981)