Bridges’ Dynamics

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Bridges’ Dynamics covers the historical review of research and introductory mathematical concepts related to the structural dynamics of bridges. The e-book explains the theory behind engineering ...
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Damping Systems

Pp. 257-278 (22)

George T. Michaltsos and Ioannis G. Raftoyiannis


In this chapter, the most characteristic cases of damping systems in bridges are presented. Damping systems are categorized into external damping systems (such as special bearings) and internal damping systems (such as masses and dampers in the bridge) and their modeling aspects are presented in detail.


Civil Engineering Department National Technical University of Athens