Manish Kumar

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Assistant Professor

Department of Civil Engineering
Indian Institute of Technology Bombay, Mumbai




The SAP2000 software program by Computers and Structures (CSI), Inc. is an efficient tool for analyzing structures subject to static and dynamic loads. A friendly graphical user-interface and options to directly include parameters directly from engineering codes and guidelines makes it a widely accepted tool.

Video Tutorials:
CSI website ( provides resources, including video tutorials and maintains a knowledge database for users of SAP2000. Video tutorials are available here:

Reference Manuals and Analysis Guides:

1. Getting Started
2. Analysis Reference Manual
3. Basic Analysis Reference Manual
4. Database Reference Manual
5. Introductory Tutorial
6. Pushover Analysis Tutorial