Equivalent Damping in Piping Due to Local Yielding

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L. Lazzeri, M. Scala

ANSALDO SpA, Genova, Italy

J. Pressure Vessel Technol 111(3), 337-341 (Aug 01, 1989) (5 pages) doi:10.1115/1.3265685 History: Received June 30, 1988; Online November 05, 2009


A method is presented to 1) account for ductility effects in the response of one degree of freedom systems by means of evaluating the frequency shift and additional damping; 2) evaluate the energy dissipation which takes place in piping due to local yielding in elbows.

Copyright © 1989 by ASME
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