Browsing by Subject "Towers -- Design and construction"
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Analysis of the effects of friction on tunned mass dampers. Application to slender tower structures (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2017-10-24)
Open AccessThe thesis will focus on the effects of imperfect tuned mass dampers with non-neglible friction coefficient in the mass sliding surface. The goal is to understand how the friction affects response and assess a design methodology.
(Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya / University of Manitoba, 2009)
Master thesis (pre-Bologna period)
Restricted access - author's decisionLatticed towers are used in several industrial activities due to the fact that they are a relatively inexpensive and a reliable structure. In places where the maintenance could be an issue, such as cold weather countries, ...