A Study on an Inverse Estimation Method for Solving Soil-Structure Interaction System


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This paper describes a numerical algorithm to determine the responses of the soil-structure interaction system due to known ground motion acceleration. A ground motion acceleration of known magnitude was suddenly applied to the soil-structure interaction system by direct method and then utilized this displacement to estimate others relative displacements by a Kalman filter technique. In order to examine the accuracy of the proposed method, the difference material soil-structure system is subjected to the actual ground motion acceleration. The results show that this method has the advantages of stability and accuracy.



Advanced Materials Research (Volumes 255-260)

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Jingying Zhao




M. H. Lee "A Study on an Inverse Estimation Method for Solving Soil-Structure Interaction System", Advanced Materials Research, Vols. 255-260, pp. 2891-2897, 2011

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May 2011





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