OpenSees Examples Manual

Open System for

Earthquake Engineering Simulation

Examples Manual

Silvia Mazzoni, Frank McKenna, Gregory L. Fenves

Pacific Earthquake Engineering Research Center

University of California, Berkeley

OpenSees version 1.7.3

December 2006

Portable Files:


Example Files can be downloaded from NEEScentral.


The following is a Zipped .chm file and its components

  • Note 1. Windows Operating system only
  • Note 2. The links to the examples files do not work, but are included in a subdirectory


All Examples Files in one Zip file, without any manuals:


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