Petak, W. J.; Alesch, D. J.
Structural and Nonstructural Earthquake Design: The Challenge of Integrating Specialty Areas in Designing Complex, Critical Facilities.
Multidisciplinary Center for Earthquake Engineering Research, Buffalo, NY.; National Science Foundation, Washington, DC., April 30, 2008, 74 p.
Identifying Number(s): MCEER-08-0014
Keywords: ; Dynamic structural analysis; Buildings; Earthquake engineering; Structural design; California; Architecture; Legislation
Arnold, C.; Reitherman, R.
Building Configuration and Seismic Design: The Architecture of Earthquake Resistance.
National Science Foundation, Washington, DC., May 1981, 286 p.
Keywords: Dynamic response; Ground motion; Building codes; Earthquake engineering; Earthquake resistant structures; Seismic design; Structural design; Soil structure interactions; Configuration management; Dynamic loads; Architecture; Dynamic structural analysis
Aroni, S.; Constantinescu, R.
Joint U.S.-Romanian Seminar on Earthquakes and Energy, September 2-9, 1985. Volume 3. Energy.
National Science Foundation, Washington, DC. Div. of International Programs.; National Council for Science and Technology, Bucharest (Romania).; California Univ., Los Angeles.; Institutul de Cercetari in Constructii si Economia Constructiilor, Bucharest (Romania)., January 1987, 442 p.
Keywords: Lightweight concretes; Foreign technology; Buildings; Daylighting; Acoustic absorption; Solar energy; Energy conservation; Interior lighting; Aggregates; Passive solar heating systems; Construction materials; Design standards; Thermal insulation; Architecture; Active solar heating systems
Geis, D. E.; Smith, K. N.
Architectural and Urban Design Lessons from the 1985 Mexico City Earthquake: The Mexican Perspective.
National Science Foundation, Washington, DC. Directorate for Engineering., June 1988, 413 p.
Keywords: Urban planning; Buildings; Damage assessment; Earthquakes; Structural design; Lesson learned; Photographs; Construction; Architecture; Mexico City (Mexico)
Development of an Expert System for Earthquake-Resistant Design of Structures. SBIR-Phase 1. Final Report.
National Science Foundation, Washington, DC., July 31, 1987, 87 p.
Identifying Number(s): SAT-370.01
Keywords: Ultimate strength; Buildings; Elastic properties; Earthquake engineering; Earthquake resistant structures; Structural design; Mechanical properties; Soil mechanics; Architecture; Expert systems; Dynamic structural analysis
Soong, T. T.; Chen, G.; Wu, Z.; Zhang, R. H.; Grigoriu, M.
Assessment of the 1991 NEHRP Provisions for Nonstructural Components and Recommended Revisions.
National Science Foundation, Washington, DC.; New York State Science and Technology Foundation, Albany., March 1, 1993, 128 p.
Identifying Number(s): NCEER-93-0003
Keywords: ; Hazards; Buildings; Building codes; Earthquake engineering; Seismic design; Components; California; Architecture
Sykora, D.; Look, D.; Croci, G.; Karaesmen, E.
Reconnaissance Report of Damage to Historic Monuments in Cairo, Egypt Following the October 12, 1992 Dahshur Earthquake.
National Center for Earthquake Engineering Research, Buffalo, NY.; National Science Foundation, Washington, DC., August 19, 1993, 162 p.
Keywords: Damage assessment; Cairo (Egypt); Historic sites; Cracking (Fracturing); Earthquake engineering; Masonry; Earthquakes; Historic buildings; Soil-structure interactions; Soil dynamics; Seismic effects; Structural response; Construction; Architecture