A new proposal to reinforce planked timber shear walls

Abstract

Timber is one of the most common materials used in traditional buildings worldwide. Our previous research has suggested that timber shear walls play an important role in resisting external loadings, such as earthquakes. Thus, improving the structural performance of in-filled shear walls can also improve that of the entire structure. In the traditional… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s10086-011-1199-5

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