Term: Input_load Class:  
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Created 6 May 2016
Last modified 13 February 2018
Contributed by Maria Esteva


Definition: A force applied to elements. In the context of an experiment event or a simulation in natural hazards engineering, those are the forces for which a system is analyzed.  DesignSafeExperiment   DesignSafeSim   DesignSafe 
Examples: Input loads for which a system is analyzed can be: gravity_load lateral_load earthquake_load dead_load earth_pressure_load wind_load wave_load tsunami_load