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Impact Forces from Tsunami-Driven Debris
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PI(s): H. Ronald Riggs, Daniel Cox, Marcelo H Kobayashi, Clay Naito
Dates: June 08, 2009 - August 31, 2013
Facility: Lehigh University, PA, United States
Oregon State University, OR, United States
University of Hawaii at Manoa, HI, United States
Organization(s): University of Hawaii at Manoa, HI, United States
The objective of this research project is to improve our understanding of, and predictive capabilities for, tsunami-driven debris impact forces on structures. Of special interest are shipping containers, which are virtually everywhere and which will... (more)
Website(s): Tsunami Debris Impact (view)
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Group Space: Project:Impact Forces from Tsunami-Driven Debris
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payam piran aghl; Clay Naito; H. Ronald Riggs, "An Experimental Study of Demands Resulting from In-Air of Debris" (view)
Harrison Ko, "Hydraulic Experiments on Impact Forces from Tsunami-Driven Debris" (view)
Kevin Chi-Yen Lau; H. Ronald Riggs, "Small-Scale Experimental Study of the Effect of Nonstructural Mass on Debris Impact Forces" (view)
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Tags (keywords):
  1. debris impact
  2. shipping container
  3. Tsunami
  4. debris
Data Re-use Status: This Project does not reuse data from other projects.