Behavior and Design of Concrete-Filled Beam-Columns webinar
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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...
NEEShub Databases, Quick access to concrete data
09 Apr 2013 | Active Documents | Contributor(s): JoAnn Browning, Santiago Pujol, Rudi EIgenmann, Julio Ramirez
Concrete International | April 2013 Earthquake engineers describe the advantages of using the NEES cyberinfrastructure for conducting research, especially for understanding the behaviors of...
04 Apr 2013 | Publications | Contributor(s): JoAnn Browning, Santiago Pujol, Rudi Eigenmann, Julio Ramirez
NEES researchers describe the benefits of using the NEEShub cyberinfrastructure for conducting earthquake engineering studies and in particular, studies related to the behavior of concrete. The...
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...
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...
Lessons from Chile: Impacts on Earthquake Engineering of Concrete Buildings in the U.S. webinar
18 Jul 2011 | Multimedia
"Lessons from Chile" is the second in a series of Research to Practice Webinars co-produced by the Network for Earthquake Engineering (NEES) and the Earthquake Engineering Research Institute...
PERFORMANCE-BASED DESIGN OF REINFORCED CONCRETE SQUAT WALLS
12 Jul 2011 | Poster | Contributor(s): Sean Brophy
The goal of this project is to determine performance-based design equations for reinforced concrete squat walls – walls with an aspect (height to length) ratio less than or equal to...
Stability of Rocking Structures
18 May 2011 | Publications | Contributor(s): Kari Nasi
Previous studies on the stability of rocking structures subjected to earthquake motions have focused on the development of numerical tools to estimate dynamic response. These tools have not been...
Plastic Hinging Behavior of Reinforced Concrete Bridge Columns
11 May 2011 | Publications | Contributor(s): Zeynep Firat
The location of inelastic deformations in reinforced concrete bridge columns has been examined to simulate the nonlinear response of bridge columns and estimate the ultimate displacement capacity....
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...
Nanotechnology of Concrete Webinar
04 Feb 2011 | Multimedia | Contributor(s): NEES EOT
Nanotechnology for cement-based materials
Webinar by Paulo J.M. Monteiro, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering
Assessment of Punching Shear Vulnerability of Slab-Column Connections with Shear Stud Reinforcement
12 Jan 2011 | Poster | Contributor(s): Alex DaCosta, Eric Michael Matzke, Gustavo Parra-Montesinos, Carol Shield
Simulation of the Seismic Response of Low Aspect Ratio Concrete Walls
04 Jan 2011 | Poster | Contributor(s): Josh Rocks
Recent studies have shown that predictive equations used in North America for the peak shear strength of low aspect ratio walls are biased and that the scatter in the ratios of measured to...
Hybrid Simulation of the Seismic Response of Squat Reinforced Concrete Shear Walls
04 Jan 2011 | Poster | Contributor(s): Catherine Whyte
This project will investigate the earthquake response of large-scale reinforced concrete walls through hybrid simulation tests conducted at the nees@Berkeley laboratory site. Squat...
Effect of Longitudinal Reinforcement Ratio on the Failure Mechanism of R/C Columns Most Vulnerable to Collapse
24 Aug 2010 | Publications | Contributor(s): Adolfo Matamoros
Models to calculate the drift ratio at axial load failure of reinforced concrete columns such as that proposed by Elwood and Moehle indicate that the drift ratio at axial load failure is primarily...
Non ductile versus ductile concrete columns
15 Jun 2010 | Multimedia | Contributor(s): Sean Brophy
UCLA and seismic construction
News footage shows an experiment comparing ductile and non-ductile supporting columns undergoing compression loading.
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