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Mathematical Problems in Engineering
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 474282, 21 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2012/474282
Research Article

Optimal Placement of Passive Energy Dissipation Devices by Genetic Algorithms

1Faculty of Infrastructure Engineering, Dalian University of Technology, Dalian, Liaoning 116024, China
2State Key Laboratory of Structural Analysis for Industrial Equipment, Dalian University of Technology, Dalian, Liaoning 116024, China
3State Key Laboratory of Costal and Offshore Engineering, Dalian University of Technology, Dalian, Liaoning 116024, China

Received 5 October 2012; Accepted 23 November 2012

Academic Editor: Fei Kang

Copyright © 2012 Ji-ting Qu and Hong-nan Li. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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