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  • El-Attar, A. G.; White, R. N.; Gergely, P.
    Shake Table Test of a 1/6 Scale Two-Story Lightly Reinforced Concrete Building.
    National Science Foundation, Washington, DC., February 28, 1991, 107 p.
    Identifying Number(s): NCEER-91-0017
    Keywords: Dynamic response; Shake table tests; Buildings; Reinforcement (Structures); Earthquake engineering; Structural vibration; Earthquakes; Reinforced concrete; Test facilities; Stiffness; Model tests; Concrete structures; Deformation; Structural analysis

  • Experimental Needs for Geotechnical Earthquake Engineering. Report of a Workshop. Held in Albuquerque, New Mexico on November 4-5, 1991.
    National Science Foundation, Washington, DC., January 1991, 234 p.
    Keywords: Dynamic response; Ground motion; Earthquake engineering; Seismic design; Earthquakes; Soil structure interactions; Geotechnical engineering; Liquefaction (Soils); Mathematical models; Seismology; Dynamic structural analysis

  • Niazi, M.
    Behavior of Peak Values and Spectral Ordinates of Near-Source Strong Ground Motion Over the Smart 1 Array.
    National Science Foundation, Washington, DC., June 1990, 129 p.
    Identifying Number(s): UCB/EERC-90/17
    Keywords: ; Regression analysis; Earthquake engineering; Data acquisition; Frequencies; Earthquakes; Data analysis; Site surveys; Seismic effects; Earth movements; Seismic arrays; Spectrum analysis; Nuclear facilities; Nonlinear systems; Seismic waves

  • Mohammadi, J.; Alyasin, S.; Bak, D. N.
    Investigation of Cause and Effects of Fires Following the Loma Prieta Earthquake.
    National Science Foundation, Washington, DC. Div. of Industrial Science and Technological Innovation., May 1992, 194 p.
    Identifying Number(s): IIT-CE-9201
    Keywords: Earthquake damage; Risk; Buildings; Fire prevention; San Francisco (California); Gas distribution; Earthquakes; Fire hazards; Leakage; Loma Prieta Earthquake; Seismic effects; Statistical analysis; Fires

  • Reinhorn, A. M.; Soong, T. T.; Lin, R. C.; Riley, M. A.; Wang, Y. P.
    Active Bracing System: A Full Scale Implementation of Active Control.
    National Science Foundation, Washington, DC., August 14, 1992, 113 p.
    Identifying Number(s): NCEER-92-0020
    Keywords: ; Braces; Dynamic response; Buildings; Earthquake resistance; Earthquake resistant structures; Specifications; Loads (Forces); Earthquake engineering; Structural vibration; Earthquakes; Seismic effects; Active control; Mathematical models; Servomechanisms; Algorithms; Actuators; Bracing

  • Saiidi, M.; Maragakis, E.; Feng, S.
    Evaluation of the Current CALTRANS Seismic Restrainer Design Method.
    California State Dept. of Transportation, Sacramento.; National Science Foundation, Washington, DC.; Nevada Dept. of Transportation, Carson City., October 1992, 72 p.
    Identifying Number(s): CCEER-92-8
    Keywords: Dynamic response; Hinges; Bearings; Computer programs; Earthquake resistant structures; Earthquake engineering; Stress analysis; Highway bridges; Restrainers; Earthquakes; Bridge design; Stiffness; Seismic effects; Displacement; Design standards; Nonlinear systems; Dynamic structural analysis

  • Chung, R. M.
    Natural Disaster Studies. Volume 5. The March 5, 1987, Ecuador Earthquakes: Mass Wasting and Socioeconomic Effects.
    Federal Emergency Management Agency, Washington, DC.; National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, Rockville, MD.; National Science Foundation, Washington, DC., January 1991, 177 p.
    Identifying Number(s): ISBN-0-309-04444-8
    Keywords: Ecuador; Response; Damage assessment; Natural disaster studies; Seismic epicenter; Pipelines; Earthquakes; Emergency planning; Geological surveys; Organizations; Flooding; Structures; Highways; Socioeconomic conditions; Tectonics; Disasters

  • Chiu, A. N. L.; Danuatmodjo, A. S.; Hadiwonggo, H.
    Proceedings of the U.S.-Asia Conference on Engineering for Mitigating Natural Hazards Damage (2nd). Held in Yogyakarta, Indonesia on June 22-26, 1992. Final Report.
    National Science Foundation, Washington, DC.; Agency for International Development, Washington, DC. Office of Foreign Disaster Assistance.; Hawaii Univ. at Manoa, Honolulu.; Indonesia Disaster Management Center, Djakarta., December 1992, 90 p.
    Keywords: ; Storms; Wind (Meteorology); Buildings; Tsunamis; Meetings; Earthquakes; Structural design; Avalanches; Landslides; Engineering geology; Disaster planning; Volcanoes; Mitigation; Floods

  • Helweg, O. J.; Hwang, H. H. M.
    Effects of Hydrocarbon Spills from an Oil Pipeline Break on Ground Water.
    National Science Foundation, Washington, DC.; New York State Science and Technology Foundation, Albany., August 3, 1993, 121 p.
    Identifying Number(s): NCEER-93-0012
    Keywords: ; Hazardous materials spills; Ground water; Ruptures; Earthquakes; Petroleum pipelines; Soil structure interactions; Computerized simulation; Oil spills

  • 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