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how to write linear viscoelastic impact model code in opensees?

I want to modeling pounding phenomenon between adjacent buildings in OpenSees software. For impact models ( between the structures ) i want to use linear viscoelastic model but I do not know how to ...
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How to model leaning columns in opensees?

I want to modelling three buildings next to each other in opensees software . Duo to modelling leaning columns , buildings overlap with each other . Now my question is that for 3 adjacent buildings ...
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What is the frequncy range of seismic vibrations?

I'm working on a structure which needs to sustain common seismic vibrations due to earthquakes. So I want to do some modal analysis to find natural frequencies of the structure and make sure they are ...