1. Introduction 2. Adaptively Shifted Integration Technique 3. ASI-Gauss Technique 4. Member Fracture, Contact and Contact Release Algorithms 5. Aircraft Impact Analysis of the World Trade Center Tower 6. Progressive Collapse Analysis of High-Rise Buildings 7. Blast Demolition Analysis of Buildings 8. Seismic Pounding Analysis of Adjacent Buildings 9. Seismic Collapse Analysis of CTV Building 10. Debris Impact Analysis of Steel Frame Buildings in Tsunami 11. Summary
Provides a new method for analyzing collapse behaviors of buildings under various scenarios, such as blast, demolition, fire and tsunami
Daigoro Isobe, Dr. Eng., Professor, University of Tsukuba, Japan.Expert in the field of Computational Mechanics, especially of structural collapse analysis of buildings. He received the Ichimura Award upon these achievements in structural collapse analysis field, in 2014, in presence of Princess Akiko of Japan. He was a semi-plenary speaker in the World Congress of Computational Mechanics (WCCM) XII held in 2016, regarding this field.