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Mathematical Problems in Engineering
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 416282, 12 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/416282
Research Article

Experimental Research on Passive Control of Steel Frame Structure Using SMA Wires

1School of Civil Engineering, Shenyang Jianzhu University, Shenyang 110168, China
2Faculty of Infrastructure Engineering, Dalian University Technology, Dalian 116024, China
3Commission for Discipline Inspection Supervision and Audit, Shenyang Agricultural University, Shenyang 110866, China
4CAMCE WHU Design & Research Co., Ltd., Wuhan 430073, China
5Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Houston, Houston, TX 77204, USA

Received 3 August 2013; Accepted 17 October 2013

Academic Editor: Gang Li

Copyright © 2013 Shi Yan et al. 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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