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  • 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

  • Brocher, T. M.; Ruebel, A. L.
    Compilation of 29 Sonic and Density Logs from 23 Oil Test Wells in Western Washington State.
    January 1998, 66 p.
    Identifying Number(s): USGS-OFR-98-249
    Keywords: Washington (State); Ground motion; Exploratory wells; Density; Earthquakes; Volcanic rocks; Seismic velocity; Three dimensional models; Oil test wells; Data compilation; Travel time; Stratigraphy

  • Jones, L. M.; Bernknopf, R.; Cox, D.; Goltz, J.; Hudnut, K.; Mileti, D.; Perry, S.; Ponti, D.; Porter, K.; Reichle, M.; Seligson, H.; Shoaf, K.; Treiman, J.; Wein, A.
    ShakeOut Scenario. Version 1.0.
    January 2008, 312 p.
    Identifying Number(s): ['USGS-OFR-2008-1150', 'CGS-25']
    Keywords: Kern County (California); Scenarios; Damage assessment; Seismic design; Socioeconomic factors; Geology; Casualties; Orange County (California); Economic impact; Earthquakes; Utilities; Los Angeles County (California); Riverside County (California); Ground motion; Buildings; Earthquake engineering; San Bernardino County (California); Emergency preparedness; Aftershocks; California; Imperial County (California); Emergency response; San Andreas Fault; San Diego County (California); Ventura County (California)

  • Moehle, J. P.
    Preliminary Report on the Seismological and Engineering Aspects of the January 17, 1994 Northridge Earthquake.
    National Science Foundation, Washington, DC., January 24, 1994, 90 p.
    Identifying Number(s): UCB/EERC-94/01
    Keywords: Failure; Ground motion; Damage assessment; Risk assessment; Earthquake engineering; Seismic epicenter; Sites; Aftershocks; Earthquakes; Observation; Instrumentation; Land slides; Soils; Magnitude; Northridge earthquake; Maps; Seismology; San Francisco Bay region; Liquefaction

  • King, S. A.; Kiremidjian, A. S.
    Regional Seismic Hazard and Risk Analysis through Geographic Information Systems.
    National Science Foundation, Arlington, VA., June 1994, 194 p.
    Keywords: Seismic hazards; Earthquake damage; Ground motion; Geographic information systems; Case studies; Risk analysis; Earthquakes; Site characterization; Soil structure interactions; Seismic effects; Seismicity; Computerized simulation; Mathematical models; Structural analysis; Seismic waves

  • Goel, R. K.; Chopra, A. K.
    Vibration Properties of Buildings Determined from Recorded Earthquake Motions.
    National Science Foundation, Arlington, VA., December 1997, 286 p.
    Identifying Number(s): UCB/EERC-97/14
    Keywords: Dynamic response; Seismic waves; Ground motion; Buildings; Building codes; Earthquake engineering; Structural vibration; Seismic design; Transverse waves; Soil-structure interactions; Rayleigh equations; Shear walls; Seismic effects; Moments; Longitudinal waves; Framed structures; Torsional vibration; Dynamic structural analysis

  • 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

  • Stone, W. C.; Yokel, F. Y.; Celebi, M.; Hanks, T.; Leyendecker, E. V.
    Engineering Aspects of the September 19, 1985 Mexico Earthquake.
    May 1987, 224 p.
    Identifying Number(s): NBS/BSS-165
    Keywords: Mexico; Ground motion; Building codes; Earthquake engineering; Seismic design; Earthquakes; Foundations; Mexico City (Mexico)

  • Lizundia, B.; Holmes, W. T.; Longstreth, M.; Kren, A.; Abrams, D. P.
    Development of Procedures to Enhance the Performance of Rehabilitated URM Buildings.
    National Inst. of Standards and Technology (BFRL), Gaithersburg, MD., August 1997, 110 p.
    Keywords: Damage assessment; Seismic design; Construction materials; Earthquake damage; Anchors (Structural); Design criteria; Cost estimation; Holes (Openings); Retrofitting; Epoxies; Buildings; Cost effectiveness; Earthquake engineering; Ground motion; Cost benefit analysis; Dynamic structural analysis; Grouts; Stiffening; Earthquake resistant structures; Unreinforced masonry; Bracing; URM (Unreinforced Masonry)

  • Lizundia, B.; Holmes, W. T.; Longstreth, M.; Kren, A.; Abrams, D. P.
    Development of Procedures to Enhance the Performance of Rehabilitated URM Buildings. Appendices.
    National Inst. of Standards and Technology (BFRL), Gaithersburg, MD., August 1997, 370 p.
    Keywords: Damage assessment; Seismic design; Construction materials; Earthquake damage; Anchors (Structural); Design criteria; Cost estimation; Holes (Openings); Retrofitting; Epoxies; Buildings; Cost effectiveness; Earthquake engineering; Ground motion; Cost benefit analysis; Dynamic structural analysis; Grouts; Stiffening; Earthquake resistant structures; Unreinforced masonry; Bracing; URM (Unreinforced Masonry)