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Shaking Table Test of typical Masonry Building of Bangladesh


Non-engineered structures e.g. masonry buildings can cause mass causalities in a small to moderate earthquake. To see the performance of typical masonry building of Bangladesh- which is not seen yet- BUET-JIDPUS conducted shaking table test of masonry room constructed considering local construction procedure of Bangladeh. This is the part of MSc thesis of Md. Aminul Islam, Lecturer, BUET-JIDPUS.