Computational Methods in Stochastic Dynamics

ISBN: 978-90-481-9986-0 (Print) 978-90-481-9987-7 (Online)

Table of contents (16 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xii

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    Pages 1-24

    Model Reduction and Uncertainties in Structural Dynamics

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    Pages 25-46

    Resonant Damping of Flexible Structures Under Random Excitation

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    Pages 47-65

    Importance Sampling of Nonlinear Structures Using Adapted Process

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    Pages 67-88

    Use of Time-Variant Spectral Characteristics of Nonstationary Random Processes in the First-Passage Problem for Earthquake Engineering Applications

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    Pages 89-109

    Stochastic Seismic Analysis of Large Linear Structural Systems Under Fully Non-stationary Spectrum Compatible Ground Motion

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    Pages 111-127

    Soil Spatial Variability and Structural Reliability of Buried Networks Subjected to Earthquakes

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    Pages 129-153

    An Efficient First-Order Scheme for Reliability Based Optimization of Stochastic Systems

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    Pages 155-170

    Application of a Mode-based Meta-Model for the Reliability Assessment of Structures Subjected to Stochastic Ground Acceleration

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    Pages 171-185

    Nonlinear Dynamic Response Variability and Reliability of Frames with Stochastic Non-Gaussian Parameters

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    Pages 187-208

    The Role of Uncertainties in Aeolian Risk Assessment

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    Pages 209-228

    The Method of Separation: A Novel Approach for Accurate Estimation of Evolutionary Power Spectra

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    Pages 229-246

    A Seismologically Consistent Husid Envelope Function for the Stochastic Simulation of Earthquake Ground-Motions

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    Pages 247-265

    Sparse Representations in Stochastic Mechanics

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    Pages 267-289

    Auto-parametric Stability Loss and Post-critical Behaviour of a Three Degrees of Freedom System

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    Pages 291-313

    Probability Based Size Effect Representation for Failure in Civil Engineering Structures Built of Heterogeneous Materials

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    Pages 315-339

    The Scatter of Eigenfrequencies in Beams Made of Metal Foam

  18. Back Matter

    Pages 341-342