Mode shape corrections for wind tunnel tests of tall buildings

You Lin Xu, K. C.S. Kwok

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General mode shape correction factors are suggested to adjust aeroelastic model test results to prototype values of tall buildings for alongwind, crosswind and torsional vibrations. These factors were found to agree well with previous experimental and analytical results in the literature.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)387-392
Number of pages6
JournalEngineering Structures
Issue number5
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 1993
Externally publishedYes


  • aeroelastic test
  • mode shape
  • tall building

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Civil and Structural Engineering


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