By Roham Afghani Khoraskani

This ebook offers the findings of an in depth research to discover the habit of architectural glazing platforms in the course of and after an earthquake and to increase layout proposals that might mitigate or perhaps cast off the wear and tear inflicted on those structures. The seismic habit of universal varieties of architectural glazing platforms are investigated and explanations of wear to every process, pointed out. moreover, counting on the geometrical and structural features, the last word horizontal load potential of glass curtain wall structures is outlined according to the soundness of the glass parts. targeted awareness is dedicated to the incorporation of complex connection units among the constitution of the construction and the construction envelope method with a view to reduce the wear to glazed elements. An cutting edge new connection machine is brought that ends up in a fragile and sensible procedure simply integrated into varied architectural glazing structures, together with these not easy greatest transparency.

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