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By Roham Afghani Khoraskani

This publication offers the findings of an in depth learn to discover the habit of architectural glazing structures in the course of and after an earthquake and to strengthen layout proposals that may mitigate or maybe dispose of the wear and tear inflicted on those platforms. The seismic habit of universal forms of architectural glazing structures are investigated and motives of wear and tear to every procedure, pointed out. in addition, reckoning on the geometrical and structural features, the last word horizontal load capability of glass curtain wall platforms is outlined in keeping with the steadiness of the glass elements. unique cognizance is dedicated to the incorporation of complex connection units among the constitution of the construction and the construction envelope procedure on the way to reduce the wear and tear to glazed parts. An leading edge new connection machine is brought that ends up in a fragile and sensible procedure simply integrated into assorted architectural glazing structures, together with these difficult greatest transparency.

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