An Approach to a vibration standard for buildings

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ConferenceCSCE Speciality Conf. on Computer Applications: 12 May 1986, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Subjectvibrations; standards; vibration source; transmission path; receiver of the vibrations; force or displacement function; transmitting medium properties; frequency response function; response determination at receiver; criteria of acceptable vibration; serviceability limit state; design information; remedial measures; retrofit; floor vibrations; footbridge vibrations; blasting criteria for basement walls; Vibrations
AbstractA framework is presented for establishing a vibration standard for buildings. Its major components comprise a description of the source function, the response determination at the receiver, and the criteria of acceptable vibration applicable at the receiver.
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AffiliationNRC Institute for Research in Construction; National Research Council Canada
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NRC number26052
NPARC number20377109
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