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Test of a Coupled Wall with High Performance Fiber Reinforced Concrete Coupling Beams
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27 Jan 2015 | Publications | Contributor(s): Remy Lequesne, Gustavo Parra-Montesinos, James Wight
Results from the test of a large-scale coupled-wall specimen consisting of two T-shaped reinforced concrete structural walls joined at four levels by precast coupling beams are presented....
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IMPROVING STEEL PLATE SHEAR WALL CODE DESIGN METHODOLOGY
11 Apr 2014 | Publications | Contributor(s): James T Enright
Current code based design of steel plate shear wall (SPSW) systems does not take into account the lateral force resistance provided by the moment resisting frame which bounds the web-plate. The...
I come from Greece. My name is John Lymperis I have a patent (the ultimate seismic system) I am looking to find scientific partners to do simulations and experiments. Are you interested; Read a little about this seismic syste
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THE ULTIMATE CONSTRUCTION SYSTEM FOR EARTHQUAKE
The earthquakes in recent years around the world have put in first priority the major social and economic issue of the seismic behavior and...
Aug 22 2013
(SR250) NHI Innovations: Fully Precast Bridge Bents for Use in Seismic Regions
Jul 10 2013
Use of High-Performance Fiber-Reinforced Concrete in Design of Earthquake Resistant Shear Wall Coupling Beams webinar
May 29 2013
Research to Practice Webinar: Behavior and Design of Concrete-Filled Beam-Columns
Behavior and Design of Concrete-Filled Beam-Columns webinar
21 May 2013 | Multimedia | Contributor(s): Roberto Leon, Jerome Hajjar, Larry Griffis, NEES EOT
"Behavior and Design of Concrete-Filled Beam-Columns" is the next in the Research to Practice Webinar Series co-produced by the Network for Earthquake Engineering Simulation (NEES) and the...
May 20 2013
7th National Seismic Conference on Bridges and Highways
Mar 01 2013
Deadline to Register for Student Bridge Seismic Design Competition
Oct 17 2012
NEES / EERI Research to Practice Webinar
Precast Concrete Walls for Seismic-Resistant Design: From PRESSS Research to PreWEC webinar
15 Oct 2012 | Multimedia
"From PRESSS Research to PreWEC" is the eighth in the Research to Practice Webinar Series co-produced by the Network for Earthquake Engineering Simulation (NEES) and the Earthquake...
K-12 Seismic Design Competition
09 Oct 2012 | Learning Objects | Contributor(s): Kelly Doyle, NEES EOT
This activity introduces K-12 students to earthquake engineering concepts by allowing them to build structures and test them on an educational shake table. The competition is broken down into...
Seismic Design Methodology for Precast Concrete Floor Diaphragms webinar
23 Apr 2012 | Multimedia
"Seismic Design Methodology for Precast Concrete Floor Diaphragms" was the fifth in a series of Research to Practice Webinars co-produced by the Network for Earthquake Engineering Simulation...
Shear-wave Velocity Profiling and Its Importance to Seismic Design webinar (Research to Practice)
16 Dec 2011 | Multimedia
"Shear Wave Velocity Profiling" was the third in a series of Research to Practice Webinars co-produced by the Network for Earthquake Engineering (NEES) and the Earthquake Engineering Research...
Nov 04 2011
EERI Nonstructural Elements Seminar
Nov 03 2011
A Summary of Ten Years of Research on HPFRC Coupling Beams
27 Apr 2011 | Publications | Contributor(s): Gustavo Parra-Montesinos, James Wight, Remy Lequesne
The design of coupling or “link” beams connecting structural walls in earthquake-resistant construction requires the use of intricate diagonal and transverse reinforcement detailing to ensure...
The Use of High-Performance Fiber-Reinforced Concrete in the Design of Coupled Wall Systems for Earthquake Motions
27 Apr 2011 | Publications | Contributor(s): James Wight, Gustavo Parra-Montesinos, Remy Lequesne
Coupled wall systems, which consist of a series of individual walls linked together by short coupling beams, constitute the primary lateral force resisting system of many structures in seismically...
High-Performance Fiber-Reinforced Concrete Coupled-Wall Systems: Design and Behavior
25 Apr 2011 | Publications | Contributor(s): Remy Lequesne, James Wight, Gustavo Parra-Montesinos
Two large-scale, four-story, coupled-wall specimens were tested under lateral displacement reversals to investigate the use of strain-hardening, high-performance fiber-reinforced concrete...