The Nonlinear static analysis of Multistoried Building in Yemen

  • Khalid Khalid Zaidi
  • Abdulrahman Ali


A large number of multi-story reinforced concrete (R/C) framed building structures in urban Yemen were constructed with masonry infills for economic, aesthetic or architectural reasons. We have investigated the effect of the layout of masonry infill panels over the elevation of masonry infilled R/C frames on the seismic performance and potential seismic damage of the frame under strong ground motions using nonlinear static push-over analysis based on realistic and efficient computational models. From output non-linear analysis, we compare Displacement and Base shear in the bare frame, infill wall frame, and ground, it is seen that at roof level, displacement at ground floor in the weak story is more than other two frames, and displacement in a bare frame is more than other two frames. Mostly hinges are formed in the beam than in the column.


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How to Cite
AL-BUKHAITI, KHALIL MOHAMMED; KHALID ZAIDI, Khalid; ALI, Abdulrahman. The Nonlinear static analysis of Multistoried Building in Yemen. Journal of Engineering and Applied Sciences, [S.l.], v. 1, n. 1, p. 49-56, apr. 2018. Available at: <>. Date accessed: 16 june 2019. doi:

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