Tags: Post-Earthquake Response

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  1. Rapid estimate of ground shaking intensity by combining simple earthquake characteristics with tweets

    15 May 2014 | Publications | Contributor(s): Mahalia Miller, Lynne Burks, Reza Zadeh

    Rapid estimate of ground shaking intensity using Twitter Here we demonstrate a model that uses Tweets following significant earthquakes to produce a rapid estimate of ground motion shaking...

    https://nees.org/resources/11827

  2. Recommendations for the Use ofBIM Methods for Management of Post-Earthquake Damage Data

    15 May 2014 | Publications | Contributor(s): Anna Birely, Eduardo Pereira

    Recommendations for the Use of Building Information Modeling (B.I.M.) Methods for Post-Earthquake Reconnaissance Data Collection and Management Building Information Modeling (BIM) is becoming a...

    https://nees.org/resources/11175

  3. Revision of Guideline for Post-Earthquake Damage Evaluation of RC Buildings in Japan

    15 May 2014 | Publications | Contributor(s): Masaki Maeda, Yoshihiro Ito, Kazuto Matsukawa

    Revision of Guideline for Post-Earthquake Damage Evaluation and Rehabilitation of RC Buildings in Japan To restore an earthquake damaged community as quickly as possible, a well-prepared...

    https://nees.org/resources/11881

  4. Seismic Damage Assessment using wavelet analysis

    15 May 2014 | Publications | Contributor(s): Ayman Shama

    Seismic Damage Assessment using wavelet analysis Ayman Shama, Ph.D., PE, LEED AP Director of Seismic Engineering, Hardesty & Hanover, New York, NY This paper presents a procedure for seismic...

    https://nees.org/resources/11995

  5. Seismic deformation demands on shear walls in frame-wall systems

    15 May 2014 | Publications | Contributor(s): İlker Kazaz

    Seismic deformation demands on shear walls in frame-wall systems Dynamic analysis results have demonstrated that when frame-wall systems resist lateral earthquake effects, critical deformation...

    https://nees.org/resources/11529

  6. SEISMIC PERFORMANCE EVALUATION OF SCHOOL BUILDINGS SUBJECTED TO 2011 VAN EARTHQUAKES

    15 May 2014 | Publications | Contributor(s): Ulgen MERT TUGSAL, Beyza TASKIN

    SEISMIC PERFORMANCE EVALUATION OF SCHOOL BUILDINGS SUBJECTED TO 2011 VAN EARTHQUAKES A destructive earthquake of ML=6.7 (Mw=7.2 KOERI) struck the Van province, in the Eastern Turkey, on October...

    https://nees.org/resources/11757

  7. The Generation of Earthquake Damage Probability Curves for Recovery Time of School Buildings in Taiwan

    15 May 2014 | Publications | Contributor(s): George C. Yao, Ying-Lieh Tu, Li-Mei Hsueh

    The Generation of Earthquake Damage Probability Curves for Recovery Time of School Buildings in Taiwan George C. Yao, Ying-Lieh Tu, Li-Mei Hsueh After the 1999 Chi-Chi earthquake, the authors...

    https://nees.org/resources/11137

  8. U.S. Geological Survey's ShakeCast: A Cloud-based Future

    15 May 2014 | Publications | Contributor(s): David Wald, Kuo-wan Lin, Loren Turner, Nebi Bekiri

    U.S. Geological Survey's ShakeCast: A Cloud-based Future When an earthquake occurs, the U. S. Geological Survey (USGS) ShakeMap portrays the extent of potentially damaging shaking. In turn, the...

    https://nees.org/resources/11327

  9. Validation of Seismic Damage States for Reinforced Concrete Buildings

    15 May 2014 | Publications | Contributor(s): Ravi Sinha, Saurabh Shiradhonkar

    Validation of Seismic Damage States for Reinforced Concrete Buildings Classification of extent of damage of reinforced concrete buildings after an earthquake is a key issue to the earthquake...

    https://nees.org/resources/11885

  10. Wave Method for System Identification and Health Monitoring of Buildings – Extension to Fitting Timoshenko Beam Model

    15 May 2014 | Publications | Contributor(s): Mahdi Ebrahimian, Maria Todorovska

    Structural Health Monitoring of Buildings by a Wave Method – Consideration of Dispersion Structural Health Monitoring (SHM) aims to detect the state of damage in the structure, based on sensory...

    https://nees.org/resources/11287

  11. Wavelet based damping identification from noise contaminated signals

    15 May 2014 | Publications | Contributor(s): Luis Montejo, Carlos Gaviria

    Wavelet based damping identification from noise contaminated signals Identification of modal parameters is a fundamental aspect of vibration based health monitoring of civil structures. The...

    https://nees.org/resources/11951

  12. WHEN NEW STRUCTURES FAIL: PARTIAL SEISMIC COLLAPSE OF THE ROYAL PALM RESORT AND OTHER REINFORCED CONCRETE STRUCTURES SHORTLY AFTER SUBSTANTIAL COMPLETION—DESIGN FLAWS, CONSTRUCTION DEFECTS AND LEGAL RAMIFICATIONS

    15 May 2014 | Publications | Contributor(s): Mark White, John Osteraas

    WHEN NEW STRUCTURES FAIL: PARTIAL SEISMIC COLLAPSE OF THE ROYAL PALM RESORT AND OTHER REINFORCED CONCRETE STRUCTURES SHORTLY AFTER SUBSTANTIAL COMPLETION—DESIGN FLAWS, CONSTRUCTION DEFECTS AND...

    https://nees.org/resources/12561