Accession Number : AD0736237
Title : Modification of the General Structural Analysis Program (SAP) for Dynamic Loads.
Descriptive Note : Final rept. Jan-Dec 71.
Corporate Author : CALIFORNIA UNIV BERKELEY DEPT OF CIVIL ENGINEERING
Report Date : DEC 1971
Pagination or Media Count : 14
Abstract : A general structural analysis program (SAP) was modified to permit analysis for dynamic loads by direct step-by-step integration. The theory for the development of the step-by-step method is summarized in this report. Also, a description of the use of the program and its limitation is given. (Author)
Descriptors : (*STRUCTURAL PROPERTIES, COMPUTER PROGRAMS), ELASTIC PROPERTIES, EQUATIONS OF MOTION, ALGORITHMS, DAMPING, MATRICES(MATHEMATICS)
Subject Categories : Computer Programming and Software
Structural Engineering and Building Technology
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE