Statistical description of pedestrian loading and vibration response of a footbridge
Živanović, Stana (2011) Statistical description of pedestrian loading and vibration response of a footbridge. In: 8th International Conference on Structural Dynamics (EURODYN 2011), Leuven, Belgium, Jul 4-6, 2011. Published in: Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Structural Dynamics (EURODYN 2011) pp. 1077-1082.Full text not available from this repository.
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Modelling of pedestrian traffic on footbridges has advanced rapidly over the last decade. This has led to development of numerous design procedures for vibration serviceability checks, some of which have already been included in new generation of guidelines (such as SÈtra and Eurocode 1). These positive developments, however, will have only a limited impact on design practice until the design procedures are fully verified against a comprehensive set of experimental data. Currently there is a lack of experimental data in the public domain that could be used for this purpose. This paper aims to contribute to developing a database of such data, and suggests a form in which the data should be presented for their efficient exploitation. This is done on an example of a steel box girder footbridge on which both pedestrian traffic and the corresponding vibration response were monitored. The acquired data are presented in a ready-to-use form which is recommended to be followed for data presentation in future experimental works.
|Item Type:||Conference Item (Paper)|
|Subjects:||T Technology > TA Engineering (General). Civil engineering (General)
T Technology > TE Highway engineering. Roads and pavements
T Technology > TG Bridge engineering
|Divisions:||Faculty of Science > Engineering|
|Journal or Publication Title:||Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Structural Dynamics (EURODYN 2011)|
|Publisher:||European Association of Structural Dynamics (EASD)|
|Page Range:||pp. 1077-1082|
|Access rights to Published version:||Open Access|
|Conference Paper Type:||Paper|
|Title of Event:||8th International Conference on Structural Dynamics (EURODYN 2011)|
|Type of Event:||Conference|
|Location of Event:||Leuven, Belgium|
|Date(s) of Event:||Jul 4-6, 2011|
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