Study on Earthquake Resistant Building - (Base Isolation)
|International Journal of Engineering Trends and Technology (IJETT)||
|© 2016 by IJETT Journal|
|Year of Publication : 2016|
|Authors : Prashika Tamang, Bijay Kumar Gupta, Bidisha Rai, Karsang Chukey Bhutia, Chungku Sherpa
|DOI : 10.14445/22315381/IJETT-V33P282|
Prashika Tamang, Bijay Kumar Gupta, Bidisha Rai, Karsang Chukey Bhutia, Chungku Sherpa"Study on Earthquake Resistant Building - (Base Isolation)", International Journal of Engineering Trends and Technology (IJETT), V33(9),417-420 March 2016. ISSN:2231-5381. www.ijettjournal.org. published by seventh sense research group
the purpose of this project is to provide a safe and a proper design of an earthquake resistant building. As earthquake has been and become one of the major disasters in human world, which has caused many deaths and chaos to human lives, due to which the economy of a particular country also goes down. And it also affects the natural balance of the world. So, it is essential that proper measures of prevention must be taken to cope up with such situations. So, adoption of base isolation using lead rubber bearing at foundation is done in our project for the protection of buildings and lives from the fatal earthquake vibration. It also preserves the economic and social state of a country.
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Earthquake, base isolation, shear wall, foundation, lead rubber, seismic force.