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Research Article

Proposed Configurations for the Use of Smart Dampers with Bracings in Tall Buildings

Figure 10

Effects of MR dampers placement on the modal parameters of the building. First modal damping (%) refers to the amount of equivalent viscous damping that the building (with the MR dampers) has if it was oscillating in its first mode.

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