Interim Testing Protocols for Determining the Seismic Performance Characteristics of Structural and Nonstructural Components.
Federal Emergency Management Agency, Washington, DC., June 2007, 138 p.
Identifying Number(s): FEMA-461
Keywords: FEMA; Buildings; Shake table tests; Earthquake engineering; Seismic design; Acceleration; Testing procedures; Displacement; ATC (Applied Technology Council); Applied Technology Council; Fragility functions; Testing protocols; Cyclic tests
Chiou, S. J.
Estimation of Seismic Source Processes Using Strong Motion Array Data.
National Science Foundation, Washington, DC., July 1991, 152 p.
Identifying Number(s): UCB/EERC-91/07
Keywords: Mapping; Ray tracing; Seismic epicenter; Prototypes; Earthquakes; Measurement; Acceleration; Magnitude; Rupture; Earth crust; Mathematical models; Seismology; Arrays; Algorithms; SMART1 (Strong Motion Array Taiwan 1); Geological faults; Motion
Ostadan, F.; Deng, N.; Arango, I.
Energy-Based Method for Liquefaction Potential Evaluation. Phase 1. Feasibility Study.
National Inst. of Standards and Technology (BFRL), Gaithersburg, MD., August 1996, 274 p.
Identifying Number(s): NIST/GCR-96/701
Keywords: ; Ground motion; Pore pressure; Strain rate; Laboratory tests; Soil sampling; Sands; Earthquakes; Strain measurement; Earthquake magnetic; Acceleration; Seismic effects; Shear strain; Vibration dampling; Strain energy release rate; Soil mechanics; Stress-strain relations; Liquefaction; Seismic waves
Grigoriu, M.; Ruiz, S. E.; Rosenblueth, E.
Nonstationary Models of Seismic Ground Acceleration.
National Science Foundation, Washington, DC., July 15, 1988, 54 p.
Identifying Number(s): NCEER-88-0043
Keywords: Reliability; Ground motion; Earthquake engineering; Acceleration; Accelerograms; Michoacan earthquake 1985; Mathematical models; Seismic waves
Holzer, T. L.
Loma Prieta, California, Earthquake of October 17, 1989. Earth Structures and Engineering Characterization of Ground Motion.
January 1998, 86 p.
Identifying Number(s): USGS-PP-1552-D
Keywords: Earthquake damage; Ground motion; Damage assessment; Earthquake engineering; Earth dams; Soil-structure interactions; Acceleration; Loma Prieta Earthquake; Seismic effects; Seismic events; Seismic velocity; Central Region (California); Engineering structures; Excavation; Peak values; Seismic waves
Sadek, F.; Mohraz, B.; Lew, H. S.
Single and Multiple Tuned Liquid Column Dampers for Seismic Applications.
November 1996, 43 p.
Identifying Number(s): NISTIR-5920
Keywords: Dynamic response; Earthquake resistance; Liquid column dampers; Design analysis; Passive systems; Ground motion; Dynamic structural analysis; Loads (Forces); Tuning; Structural vibration; Performance evaluation; Earthquake engineering; Vibration damping; Acceleration; Energy absorption; Structural response; Seismic effects; Degrees of freedom; Energy dissipation
Evans, J. R.; Jensen, E. G.; Sell, R.; Stephens, C. D.; Nyman, D. J.
Calibration of PS09, PS10, and PS11 Trans-Alaska Pipeline System Strong-Motion Instruments, with Acceleration, Velocity, and Displacement Records of the Denali Fault Earthquake, 03 November 2002.
January 2006, 60 p.
Identifying Number(s): USGS/OFR-2006-1028
Keywords: ; Measuring instruments; Ground motion; Seismographs; Geologic faults; Earthquakes; Monitoring; Acceleration; Velocity; Amplifiers; Alaska
Jain, S. K.
Analytical Models for the Dynamics of Buildings.
National Science Foundation, Washington, DC., January 1983, 215 p.
Identifying Number(s): EERL-83-02
Keywords: Floors; Bending; Buildings; Theses; Earthquake resistant structures; Boundaries; Vibration; Shear properties; Equations of motion; Walls; Acceleration; Flexibility; Diaphragms (Mechanics); Mathematical models; Deformation; Multistory buildings; Seismology; Beams (Structural); Dynamic structural analysis
Gibbs, J. F.; Tinsley, J. C.; Boore, D. M.
Borehole Velocity Measurements at Five Sites That Recorded the Cape Mendocino, California Earthquake of 25 April, 1992.
January 2002, 58 p.
Identifying Number(s): USGS/OFR-02-203
Keywords: ; Ground motion; Velocity measurement; Boreholes; Earthquakes; Geological surveys; Acceleration; California; Data sources; Seismometers; Travel time; Seismic waves
Stewart, J. P.; Seed, R. B.; Fenves, G. L.
Empirical Evaluation of Inertial Soil-Structure Interaction Effects.
Geological Survey, Menlo Park, CA., November 1998, 240 p.
Identifying Number(s): PEER-1998/07
Keywords: Earthquake damage; Ground motion; Empirical analysis; SSI (Soil-Structure Interaction); Soil-structure interactions; Foundations (Structures); Vibration damping; Acceleration; Seismic effects; Shaking; Structural response; Stiffness; Soil properties; Soil mechanics; Empirical equations; Inertial interaction