This session will provide explanation and input to the most frequently asked questions in ASCE 7, with a focus on ASCE 7-16 and ASCE 7-22. Key topics include redundancy (ρ), R, C d and Ω o , irregularities, permitted seismic design methods, two-stage analysis, and the new multi-period response spectrum. Each topic will include references to lessons learned from past earthquakes, code provisions, suggestions to simplify, and sample problems.
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