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Title
Wind and Seismic Effects: Proceedings of the Joint Meeting of the U.S.-Japan Cooperative Program in Natural Resources Panel on Wind and Seismic Effects (28th). Held in Gaithersburg, Maryland on May 14-17, 1996.
File
PB97104376.pdf
Author(s)
Raufaste, N. J.
Source
August 1996, 644 p.
Identifying Number(s)
NIST/SP-904
Abstract
This publication is the Proceedings of the 28th Joint Meeting of the U.S.-Japan Panel on Wind and Seismic Effects. The Proceedings include the program, list of members, panel resolutions, task committee reports, and the 46 technical papers written for this joint meeting. The papers were presented within five themes: (1) Storm Surge and Tsunamis, (2) Earthquake Engineering, (3) Joint Cooperative Research Program, (4) Wind Engineering, and (5) Summaries of Task Committee Workshop Reports (oral presentations only).
Keywords
Tsunamis; Risk assessment; Dams; Storm surges; Bridges; Wind loads; Earthquakes; Highway engineering; Design criteria; Design standards; Lifelines; Retrofitting; Earthquake engineering; Meetings; Foundations (Structures); Research programs; Seismic effects; Geotechnical engineering; Repairing; Dynamic structural analysis; Wind engineering; Earthquake resistant structures; Structural vibration; Structural engineering; Wind effects; Wind pressure; Dynamic loads