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Advances in Materials Science and Engineering
Volume 2016, Article ID 1898792, 9 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2016/1898792
Research Article

Investigation of the Performance of Two Passive Controllers in Mitigating the Rotational Response of Irregular Buildings

Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Kunsan National University, Jeonbuk, Republic of Korea

Received 9 May 2016; Revised 21 September 2016; Accepted 22 September 2016

Academic Editor: Luigi Nicolais

Copyright © 2016 Yasser Bigdeli and Dookie Kim. 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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