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Mathematical Problems in Engineering
Volume 2014 (2014), Article ID 539738, 16 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2014/539738
Research Article

Non-Gaussian Stochastic Equivalent Linearization Method for Inelastic Nonlinear Systems with Softening Behaviour, under Seismic Ground Motions

1Instituto Mexicano del Petróleo, Eje Central Lázaro Cárdenas 152, San Bartolo Atepehuacán, 07730 Del. Gustavo A. Madero, DF, Mexico
2Coordinación de Mecánica Aplicada, Instituto de Ingeniería, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, Ciudad Universitaria, 04510 Del. Coyoacán, DF, Mexico

Received 20 July 2014; Revised 6 October 2014; Accepted 20 October 2014; Published 25 November 2014

Academic Editor: Salvatore Caddemi

Copyright © 2014 Francisco L. Silva-González 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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