In general, two different methods has been used
for estimating dynamic analysis on buildings.
They are refered to as time-history(time-domain)
response analysis and frequency domain response
analysis(it may be called spectral modal method).
On September 7, 2001, when 44-year-old Jeff Immelt was named the company’s twelfth leader
after Edison, he faced a daunting challenge. Not only would he be leading a $130 billion global
company managing businesses from lighting to aircraft engines to financial services, but he would do
so following Jack Welch, a legendary CEO who, over two decades, had generated an average annua
Preface and Explanation
"Twenty-Five Lectures in Balkan History" is an ongoing project. This is not simply because some time will pass before all twenty-five lectures are posted. I also hope that the Web medium promotes interaction between myself and readers (my e-mail address appears below), interaction that will enlarge my understanding of the Web as a place for information exch
tough mountainous district, the northwest is an open field. The Ural Mountains is in the middle of Russia. Also, there is Central Siberian Plateau in the north center of Siberia which is a huge highland. Besides, there are many rivers, streams and lakes.
4) Composition of population
According to the 2010 census, the most recent estimates indicate that 81.5% of the population is Russian. Tatars
time, the negotiators agreed to set aside disagreements over U.S. beef exports for the time being. The deal was supported by Ford Motor Company, as well as the United Auto Workers, both of which had previously opposed the agreement. Remarking on the UAW's support, an Obama administration official was quoted as saying, "It has been a long time since a union supported a trade agreement" and thus th
CONTEMPORARY TOPICS 1
UNIT 1. PSYCHOLOGY : Happiness
Good morning, everybody. Today I want to get started with the main topic of this course; Happiness. First, I want to talk about how psychologists like myself measure happiness. Then we'll look at some common characteristics of happy people. And finally, we'll look at whether or not we can change our level of happiness, in other words