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MODELING: Import Model Geometry from ETABS and SAP2000, Easy-to-Use Graphical Interface, Beam, Column and Brace Members, Solid, Hollow and Flanged Parametric Shapes, Shear Links and Panel Zones, Complex Shear Walls and Floor Slabs, Dampers and Isolators, Plastic Hinges with PMM Interaction, P-Delta Effects. NONLINEAR ANALYSIS: 3D Nonlinear Static Pushover, 3D Nonlinear Time-History Earthquake, Sequential Loading, e.g., Cyclic Pushover, Automated Analysis Strategies, Trilinear Force-Deformation Relationship, Optional Brittle Strength Loss and Stiffness Degradation, Combine Results for Multiple Earthquakes, Vary Member Strengths without Changing the Model, Efficient Solver for Large Structures. DISPLAY: Demand/Capacity (Usage) Plots, Pushover Diagrams, Time-History Records of Displacements, Drifts and Forces, Moment and Shear Diagrams, Force Displays for Member Groups, Animated Deflected Shapes, Animated Mode Shapes, Hysteresis Loop Plots, Mean Demand/Capacity Plots, Energy Balance Displays. PERFORM 3D PERFORMANCE BASED ASSESMENT: Pushover Analysis using ATC-40, FEMA-356 or ATC-440, Limit States Based on Deformation, Strength and/or Drift, Demand/Capacity Ratios, Usage Ratio Plots, Calculate Mean Demand/Capacity Ratios for Multiple Earthquakes, Specify Deformation/Strength Capacities for All Member Types, Energy Balance Calculation for Energy Dissipation. PERFORM 3D OUTPUT & DISPLAY : Color-Coded Demand/Capacity (Usage) Plots, Pushover Diagrams for ATC-40, FEMA-356 and ATC-40, Time-History Records of Displacements, Drifts and Forces, Time-History Displays of Forces for Member Groups, Moment and Shear Diagrams, Force Displays for Member Groups, Animated Deflected Shapes, Animated Mode Shapes, Deflected Shapes with Usage Ratio Overlays, Hysteresis Loop Plots, Mean Demand/Capacity Plots, Energy Balance Displays. |