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            Extreme Loading® for Structures Software (ELS) offers a new advanced level of nonlinear dynamic structural analysis, which allows users efficiently to study structural failure from any number of actual or possible extreme...

Earthquake Pounding Effect on Adjacent Reinforced Concrete Buildings

This paper investigates the pounding different structural systems during earthquakes and their effects on adjacent buildings.  Non-linear dynamic analysis is performed using Extreme Loading® for Structures (ELS) to study the behavior including base shear, bending...

UFC Progressive Collapse Material Cost Savings

ASI recently published a new white paper that shows how using its proprietary Extreme Loading® for Structures (ELS) software can save designers a significant amount in the weight of the structural system. Read the performance-based design white paper, UFC Progressive...

ASI Launches Extreme Loading® for Structures – Version 3.0

Applied Science International, LLC announced the launch of Extreme Loading for Structures Version 3.0.  Extreme Loading® for Structures Software (ELS®) is based on the Applied Element Method (AEM) of analysis, the only method of analysis that automatically calculates...

ASI Obtains Safety Act Designation for Anti-Terrorism

On July 24, 2008 Applied Science International’s Extreme Loading® for Structures software was assigned Designation Status for Anti-Terrorism under the SAFETY Act by the Department of Homeland Security. The Support Anti-terrorism by Fostering Effective Technologies Act...