An Experimental Study of Demands Resulting from In-Air of Debris
30 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
30 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...
RAPID: Impact of Debris Generated from the 2011 Tohoku, Japan Tsunami
09 Feb 2012 | Poster | Contributor(s): Clay Naito, Dan Cox, Ron Riggs
On March 11, 2011 a magnitude 9.0 earthquake occurred off the northeast coast of Honshu,...
Development of Performance-Based Tsunami Engineering (PBTE)
02 Jan 2011 | Multimedia | Contributor(s): Ron Riggs, Gary Chock, Ian Robertson
This is the final presentation of the project at the NEES annual meeting. It gives an overview...