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Title
Seismological and Engineering Aspects of the 1995 Hyogoken-Nanbu (Kobe) Earthquake.
File
PB97186050.pdf
Author(s)
Bertero, V. V.; Borcherdt, R.; Clark, P. W.; Dreger, D.; Filippou, F.; Foutch, D.; Gee, L.; Higashino, M.; Kono, S.; Lu, L. W.
Source
National Science Foundation, Arlington, VA., November 1995, 268 p.
Identifying Number(s)
UCB/EERC-95/10
Abstract
;Table of Contents: Introduction; Seismologic, Geodetic, Tectonic Aspects of Earthquake; Strong-Ground Shaking Generated by the Earthquake; Geotechnical Aspects; Response of Traditional Wooden Japanese Construction; Engineered Buildings; and Performance of Highway Bridges.
Keywords
Damage assessment; Soil-structure interactions; Hyogokehn-Nanbu Earthquake; Earthquake damage; Steel structures; Rock mechanics; Wooden structures; Soil mechanics; Tectonics; Liquefaction; Ground motion; Geodetics; Reinforced concrete; Seismic effects; Geotechnical engineering; Honshu; Dynamic structural analysis; Dynamic response; Kobe (Japan); Seismic waves; Highway bridges; Structural vibration