A simplified model for estimating axial impact forces resulting from debris with nonstructural mass
29 Jul 2015 | Publications | Contributor(s): payam piran aghl, H. Ronald Riggs, Clay Naito
This study is aimed to develop a simplified one-dimensional model to predict impact force and...
STUDY OF DEMANDS RESULTING FROM TRANSVERSE IMPACT OF HIGH MASS, LOW VELOCITY DEBRIS
29 Jul 2015 | Publications | Contributor(s): payam piran aghl, Clay Naito, H. Ronald Riggs
This study characterizes the impact force demands generated during transverse debris impact on...
An Experimental Study of Demands Resulting from In-Air of Debris
29 Jul 2013 | Publications | Contributor(s): payam piran aghl, Clay Naito, H. Ronald Riggs
Water-borne debris generated during tsunami events represents a significant threat to structures...
Development of Tsunami Design Provisions webinar
08 May 2013 | Multimedia | Contributor(s): Ian Robertson, Ron Riggs, Gary Chock, NEES EOT
"Development of Tsunami Design Provisions" presented by Ian Robertson and H. Ronald Riggs,...
Small-Scale Experimental Study of the Effect of Nonstructural Mass on Debris Impact Forces
29 Jul 2012 | Publications | Contributor(s): Kevin Chi-Yen Lau, H. Ronald Riggs
Small-scale experimental tests have been carried ou
t to investigate impact forces when...