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Tags: Lessons Learned from Recent Earthquakes

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  1. A Simplified Approach to Quantify Damage Contribution of Individual Events in Canterbury Earthquake Sequence

    15 May 2014 | Publications | Contributor(s): Can Simsir, Behnam Arya, Anurag Jain

    A Simplified Approach to Quantify Damage Contribution of Individual Events in Canterbury Earthquake Sequence This paper presents an approach to quantify the individual contribution of four major...

    http://nees.org/resources/12171

  2. ASCE/SEI 31/41 Evaluations of Buildings Damaged in the 2010 Maule, Chile Earthquake

    15 May 2014 | Publications | Contributor(s): Anna Birely, Dawn Lehman, Laura Lowes, Ady Aviram, Dominic Kelly

    ASCE/SEI 31/41 Tier 1 & Tier 2 Evaluations of Buildings Damaged in the 2010 Maule, Chile Earthquake Many mid- and high-rise structural wall buildings were damaged as a result of the 2010 Maule,...

    http://nees.org/resources/11341

  3. Change in Dynamic Characteristics of RC/SRC Buildings during the 2011 Great East Japan Earthquake

    15 May 2014 | Publications | Contributor(s): Toshihide Kashima, Shin Koyama, Masanori Iiba, Izuru Okawa

    Change of Dynamic Characteristics of RC/SRC Buildings during the 2011 East Japan Earthquake The Building Research Institute (BRI) of Japan is a national institute engaging research and development...

    http://nees.org/resources/11581

  4. Comparison of Analytical and Observed Damages on a Commercial RC Building

    15 May 2014 | Publications | Contributor(s): Ismail Ozan Demirel, Alper Aldemir, Ahmet Yakut, Baris Binici

    Comparison of Analytical and Observed Damages on a Commercial RC Building The eastern part of Turkey was hit by a severe earthquake of Mw=7.1 on 11 October 2011. United States Geological Survey...

    http://nees.org/resources/11953

  5. Damage from Two Consecutive Earthquakes at City of Van (Turkey)

    15 May 2014 | Publications | Contributor(s): Alper Aldemir, Baris Erdil, Ismail Ozan Demirel, Ahmet Yakut, Baris Binici

    Damage from Two Consecutive Earthquakes at City of Van (Turkey) One of the most devastating natural events is, definitely, earthquake. The energy released from earthquakes test performance of a...

    http://nees.org/resources/11949

  6. Damages of Steel Space Structures in the 2013 China Lushan Ms7.0 earthquake

    15 May 2014 | Publications | Contributor(s): Junwu DAI, ZHE QU, Chenxiao ZHANG, guibo NIE

    Damages of Steel Space Structures in the 2013 China Lushan Ms7.0 earthquake Steel space structure is one of the most common structural systems for the roofing system of public buildings like...

    http://nees.org/resources/11067

  7. Disparate Damage Levels from the 2010 Maule, Chile Earthquake in Two Similar Reinforced Concrete Shear Wall Buildings

    15 May 2014 | Publications | Contributor(s): Ady Aviram, Dominic Kelly, Anna Birely, Laura Lowes, Dawn Lehman

    Disparate Damage Levels from the 2010 Maule, Chile Earthquake in Two Similar Reinforced Concrete Shear Wall Buildings A mid-rise concrete wall building located in Concepcion, Chile and damaged...

    http://nees.org/resources/11343

  8. Experimental testing and modelling to address the performance of RC walls during the 2010/2011 Canterbury earthquakes

    15 May 2014 | Publications | Contributor(s): Richard Henry, Jason Ingham, Yiqiu Lu

    Experimental testing and modelling to address the performance of RC walls during the 2010/2011 Canterbury earthquakes The current seismic design practice for reinforced concrete (RC) walls has...

    http://nees.org/resources/11637

  9. Failure modes of masonry infill walls and influence on RC frame structure under earthquake

    15 May 2014 | Publications | Contributor(s): Feng Yuan, Wu Xiaobin, Zhang Shulu

    Failure modes of masonry infill walls and influence on RC frame structure under earthquake This article will discuss the interaction between structure and partition wall, especially the affect of...

    http://nees.org/resources/11731

  10. Lessons from the 2010-2011 Earthquake Sequence in Canterbury, New Zealand

    15 May 2014 | Publications | Contributor(s): Joan Gomberg, Mark Pierperkarz, Kelvin Berryman, David Johnston, John Hare, Craig Weaver, Robert Williams

    Lessons from the 2010-2011 Earthquake Sequence in Canterbury, New Zealand The earthquake sequence that struck the city of Christchurch and surrounding Canterbury region of New Zealand in 2010-2011...

    http://nees.org/resources/11191

  11. Lessons Learned From the 1964 Great Alaska Earthquake in Disaster Management

    15 May 2014 | Publications | Contributor(s): MERT TOLON, DERIN N. URAL

    Comparative Lessons Learned Case Study of Alaska Earthquake in the Meaning of Disaster Management It is not possible to predict the time and location of the next big earthquake, but the active...

    http://nees.org/resources/11959

  12. Performance of Mid-Rise Reinforced Concrete Buildings during the Canterbury Earthquake Sequence

    15 May 2014 | Publications | Contributor(s): Can Simsir, Behnam Arya, Anurag Jain

    Performance of Mid-Rise Reinforced Concrete Buildings during the Canterbury Earthquake Sequence This paper presents the seismic performance of mid-rise reinforced concrete buildings in...

    http://nees.org/resources/11831

  13. Response of Industrial Equipment Supported in Structures when Subject to Large Earthquakes

    15 May 2014 | Publications | Contributor(s): Ernesto Cruz, Dania Valdivia, Veronica Miranda

    Response of Industrial Equipment Supported in Structures when Subject to Large Earthquakes In large industrial installations the issue of how to estimate the actual earthquake response of...

    http://nees.org/resources/12327

  14. Seismic Performance of Low-Rise Pre-Engineered Buildings with Tilt-up and Masonry Façade Cladding Walls During the Canterbury Earthquakes in New Zealand

    15 May 2014 | Publications | Contributor(s): Anurag Jain, Behnam Arya, Cellaletin Simsir

    Seismic Performance of Low-Rise Pre-Engineered Buildings with Tilt-up and Masonry Façade Cladding Walls During the 2010 and 2011 Canterbury Earthquakes in New Zealand The Canterbury earthquakes...

    http://nees.org/resources/11835

  15. STATIC-DYNAMIC ANALYSIS AND CRACKING MECHANISM STUDY ON THE SHAPAI RCC ARCH DAM IN THE MEIZOSEISMAL AREA

    15 May 2014 | Publications | Contributor(s): jianye chen, Lin Zhang, Yuan Chen, Jianhua Dong, Baoquan Yang

    STATIC-DYNAMIC ANALYSIS AND CRACKING MECHANISM STUDY ON SHAPAI RCC ARCH DAM IN MEIZOSEISMAL AREA Shapai RCC arch dam, 132-m tall, is one of the highest RCC arch dam in the world by the end of 20th...

    http://nees.org/resources/11423

  16. Study on Casualty and Tsunami Evacuation Behavior in Ishinomaki City - Questionnaire Survey for the 2011 Great East Japan Earthquake -

    15 May 2014 | Publications | Contributor(s): Hitomi Murakami, Yozo Goto, Sumio Yanagihara, Taku Mikami, Seiichi Sato, Takashi Wakihama

    Study on Casualty and Tsunami Evacuation Behavior in Ishinomaki City - Questionnaire Survey for the 2011 Great East Japan Earthquake - Ishinomaki city suffered largest human loss (including...

    http://nees.org/resources/12233

  17. The 2011 Virginia M 5.8 Earthquake: Ground Motion, Damage, and Lessons Learned

    15 May 2014 | Publications | Contributor(s): Yufang Rong

    The 2011 Virginia M 5.8 Earthquake: Ground Motion, Damage, and Lessons Learned The 23 August 2011 M 5.8 Virginia earthquake, felt across much of the east coast from Toronto to North Carolina, is...

    http://nees.org/resources/11619