Research on Vibration Criteria from the Viewpoint of People Living in High-Rise Buildings. <Part 1) Various Responses of Humans to Motion

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DOIResolve DOI: http://doi.org/10.4224/20358797
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TypeTechnical Report
ISSN0077-5606
Physical description27 p.
Subjectvibrations; high rise buildings; habitability; attitudes; human needs; Vibrations
AbstractThis paper by Takeshi Goto summarizes extensive Japanese studies on human response to horizontal sinusoidal motion with periods of 1 - 10 seconds and amplitudes of 1 - 50 cm. The results are interpreted in biomechanistic terms as a basis for establishing habitability criteria.
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PublisherNational Research Council Canada
LanguageEnglish
AffiliationNRC Institute for Research in Construction; National Research Council Canada
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IdentifierNRC-TT-1881
NRC number417
NPARC number20358797
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Record identifieraa05a347-9f43-4862-a4de-e1fb5eeaba6a
Record created2012-07-20
Record modified2017-05-23
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