The purpose of this study was to simulate impulsive loading on columns by an innovative lab-based experimental technique that utilises inflatable airbags. Mild and stainless steel hollow sectioin columns with effective lengths of 955mm and under simply supported condition were used in this study.
Remennikov, A., Liew, J., Sih Ying, K. & Kang, K. W. (2009). Simulation of impulsive loading on column using inflatable airbag technique. 8th International Conference on Shock and Impact Loads on Structures (pp. 521-528). Adelaide, Australia: University of Adelaide.