Amateur video of liquefaction during Earthquake
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21 Mar 2011 | Multimedia | Contributor(s): Rajesh Thyagarajan
Amateur video of liquefaction during Earthquake - CNN iReporter Brent Kooi catches the earth moving and cracking beneath his feet as the quake strikes Japan. March 11, 2011.
Cargo container research to improve buildings' ability to withstand tsunamis
05 Feb 2013 | Notes | Contributor(s): NEES Media Communications, Marti LaChance
e! Science News | Feb. 5, 2013 Covers U of Hawaii research and NEES facilities. See attached PDF.
CENSEIS: Centrifuge and Full-scale Modeling of Seismic Pore Pressures in Sands
30 Jan 2015 | Databases | Contributor(s): Tarek Abdoun, Waleed El-Sekelly, Ricardo Dobry, Sabanayagam Thevanayagam, Marcelo Gonzalez
Centrifuge and full-scale Modeling of Seismic Pore Pressures in Sands
Collaboration between E-Defense and NEES: Studying Pile Stress in Laterally Spread Ground
17 Aug 2010 | Active Documents | Contributor(s): Ross W Boulanger, Kohji Tokimatsu, Hiroko Suzuki
Two centrifuge model tests, Tests 1 and 2, were planned to estimate failure mechanism of piles in the ground behind a quay wall during laterally spreading. Test 1 included three pile groups with...
Determination of Performance-Based Earthquake Engineering Parameters Using Paleoseismic Techniques
04 Jan 2011 | Poster | Contributor(s): Kathryn Anne Gunberg, Russell Green
The main objective of this project is to develop a procedure for determining a magnitude-recurrence relationship for regions of low to moderate seismicity wherein uncertainty is...
10 Jan 2011 | Poster | Contributor(s): Kathryn Anne Gunberg, Russell Green
Development of a Direct Test Method for Dynamically Assessing the Liquefaction Resistance of Soils In Situ
05 Jun 2010 | Publications | Contributor(s): Brady Cox
This dissertation details work conducted by researchers from the University of Texas at Austin aimed toward the development and implementation of a new in-situ liquefaction testing technique. This...
Direct Simple Shear (DSS) Model
27 Jun 2013 | Computational Models | Contributor(s): Arash Khosravifar, Ross W Boulanger, Rachelle Howell, Xiaoyue Wang
This is an OpenSees model of a simple shear test. The model can predict the drained or undrained responses of sand or clay under cyclic or monotonic loading. Two constitutive models are available...
Earthquake Truck Shakes to Test the Ground
30 Jan 2013 | Notes | Contributor(s): NEES Media Communications, Marti LaChance
Our Amazing Planet | The Weather Channel | Jan. 30, 2013 See the full article in the attached PDF.
Energy-based Approach for Evaluating and Mitigating Liquefaction Potential
12 Jan 2011 | Poster | Contributor(s): Samuel Lasley, Russell Green
The objective of the research outlined herein is the development of an energy-based approach for evaluating the potential for liquefaction triggering and for designing...
FLIQ: Foundation and Ground Performance in Liquefaction Experiments
29 Nov -0001 | Databases | Contributor(s): Jacquelyn Allmond, Bruce Lloyd Kutter, Jonathan Bray, Connor Hayden
The consequences of seismically induced liquefaction have been intensely studied through case histories, numerical simulations, and many experiments involving shallow foundations on liquefiable...
Ground Improvement Trials Canterbury: Next Steps
08 Aug 2014 | Multimedia | Contributor(s): Earthquake Commission (EQC)
Hugh Cowan, Director Research, Earthquake Commission, Tom O'Rourke, Professor of Geotechnical Engineering, Cornell University, Sjoerd van Ballegooy, Senior Geotechnical Engineering, Tonkin...
Ground Improvement Trials Canterbury: Overview
Hugh Cowan, Director Research, Earthquake Commission, Tom O'Rourke, Professor of Geotechnical Engineering, Cornell University, and Sjoerd van Ballegooy, Senior Geotechnical Engineering, Tonkin...
Ground Improvement Trials Canterbury: Techniques
02 Aug 2010 | Learning Objects
An animation from the USGS describing a process by which water-saturated sediment temporarily loses strength and acts as a fluid, like when you wiggle your toes in the wet sand near the water at...
Nov 06 2014
Liquefaction Susceptibility of Engineering Sites: Studying Earthquake-Induced Pore Pressure Evolution
Monster Truck Shakes to Simulate Earthquake
31 Jan 2013 | Notes | Contributor(s): NEES Media Communications, Marti LaChance
Mashable | Jan. 31, 2013 Online news T-Rex in Christchurch. Credits photo to NEES. See attached PDF.
Monster Truck Will Shake New Zealand for Safer Buildings
29 Jan 2013 | Notes | Contributor(s): NEES Media Communications, Marti LaChance
Yahoo! News | Jan 29, 2013 T-Rex used to test for liquefaction on New Zealand's South Island, around Christchurch. See attached PDF.
29 Jan 2013 | Notes | Contributor(s): NEES Media Communications, NEES Media Communications Team, Marti LaChance
Yahoo! News New Zealand | Jan 29, 2013 Reprinted from other online sources.
Our Amazing Planet | Jan. 29, 2013 Television and web-article.