Fragility and Vulnerability Analysis of an RC Building with the Application of Nonlinear Analysis

@article{Foli2021FragilityAV,
  title={Fragility and Vulnerability Analysis of an RC Building with the Application of Nonlinear Analysis},
  author={Radomir J. Foli{\'c} and Milo{\vs} {\vC}oki{\'c}},
  journal={Buildings},
  year={2021}
}
In this paper, the seismic response of a five-story reinforced concrete (RC) frame system building is analysed through fragility analysis. The structure is designed in accordance with structural Eurocodes EN1990, EN1991, EN1992 and EN1998, as a high-ductility (DCH) system. For the analysis of the response of a structural system to earthquake actions, the methods of nonlinear static (NSA) and nonlinear dynamic analyses (NDA) are applied and, based on the obtained results, fragility curves are… 
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