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Invention information


CategoryD - Building engineering, modernization, domestic science / Budownictwo i modernizacja mieszkań

Title of invention
 Multi-functional Friction Damper
Invention discription
 The MFD is able to reduce the structural responses under strong and moderate ground motions. In addition, the MFD is also more effective at reducing the structural responses under a moderate earthquake, as compared to the response result from a traditional friction damper.
PatentI542765
Patent Application
Date of Patent Application

Owner of the Invention

Name of company / organization / institution / individual
English:National Kaohsiung First University of Science and Technology
InventorsFirst Name, Last Name, Academic degree
Chia-Shang Chang Chien ,