Agrawal, A. K.; Yang, J. N.
Optimal Polynomial Control of Linear and Nonlinear Structures.
National Science Foundation, Arlington, VA.; New York State Science and Technology Foundation, Albany., December 11, 1995, 106 p.
Identifying Number(s): NCEER-95-0019
Keywords: ; Dynamic response; Optimal control; Buildings; Vibration isolators; Earthquake engineering; Seismic waves; Hysteresis; Polynomials; Structural response; Active control; Linear systems; Nonlinear systems; Control systems; Seismic isolation; Structural dynamics
Williamson, E. B.; Hjelmstad, K. D.
Dynamic Stability of Damage-Prone Inelastic Structural Systems.
National Science Foundation, Arlington, VA., cMay 1996, 172 p.
Identifying Number(s): ['UILU-ENG-96-2004', 'STRUCTURAL RESEARCH SER-609']
Keywords: ; Damping; Earthquake engineering; Seismic design; Numerical analysis; Stability; Buckling; Nonlinear systems; Dynamic structural analysis
Mahin, S.; Okada, T.; Shinozuka, M.; Toki, K.
U.S.-Japan Workshop on Cooperative Research for Mitigation of Urban Earthquake Disasters. Learning from Kobe and Northridge: Recommendations and Resolutions. Held in Maui, Hawaii on December 14-16, 1995.
National Science Foundation, Arlington, VA., February 1997, 76 p.
Identifying Number(s): UCB/EERC-97/03
Keywords: ; Earthquake damage; Public utilities; Damage assessment; Buildings; Urban planning; Transportation sector; Meetings; Pipelines; Earthquake engineering; Seismic design; Vulnerability; Water supply; Urban areas; Seismic effects; Emergency services; Electric power; Infrastructure; Hospitals; Telecommunications; Dynamic structural analysis
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
Makris, N.; Chang, S. P.
Effect of Damping Mechanisms on the Response of Seismically Isolated Structures.
National Science Foundation, Arlington, VA.; California State Dept. of Transportation, Sacramento. Div. of Structures., November 1998, 78 p.
Identifying Number(s): PEER-1998/06
Keywords: ; Damping; Vibration isolators; Earthquake engineering; Vibration damping; Displacement; Mathematical models
Anderson, J. C.; Duan, X.
Repair/Upgrade Procedures for Welded Beam to Column Connections.
National Science Foundation, Arlington, VA., May 1998, 242 p.
Identifying Number(s): PEER-1998/03
Keywords: ; Welded joints; Earthquake engineering; Beams (Supports); Finite element analysis; Columns (Supports); Framed structures; Retrofitting
Primer for Design Professionals: Communicating with Owners and Managers of New Buildings on Earthquake Risk. Providing Protection to People and Buildings.
January 2004, 118 p.
Identifying Number(s): FEMA-389
Keywords: ; Site selection; Risk management; Buildings; Hazards; Earthquake resistant structures; Earthquake engineering; Seismic design; Performance; US FEMA; Building construction; Planning; Design
Ghosh, S. K.; Khuntia, M.
Comparison of the Seismic Provisions of Model Building Codes of Model Building Codes and Standards to the 1997 NEHRP Recommended Provisions.
National Inst. of Standards and Technology (BFRL), Gaithersburg, MD., September 2001, 204 p.
Identifying Number(s): NIST/GCR-01/821
Keywords: 2000 International Residential Code for One- and Two-Family Dwellings; 2000 International Building Code; Building codes; Buildings; Regulations; Earthquake engineering; NEHRP (National Earthquake Hazard Reduction program); Seismic design; ASCE 7-98 Minimum Design Loads for Buildings and Other Structures; Comparison; Structural design; Safety engineering; Design criteria; Construction; Design standards; Construction materials; Standards; 1997 NEHRP provisions
Riley, M. A.
Energy Dissipation Devices for Bridges with Steel Superstructures.
Multidisciplinary Center for Earthquake Engineering Research, Buffalo, NY.; Federal Highway Administration, Washington, DC., April 2003, 56 p.
Identifying Number(s): NISTIR-6937
Keywords: Steel superstructures; Control devices; Responses; Numerical models; Earthquake engineering; Scale model bridges; Energy dissipation devices; Dampers; Bridges (Structures); Bridge models; Configurations
Andrus, R. D.; Stokoe, K. H.; Chung, R. M.; Juang, C. H.
Guidelines for Evaluating Liquefaction Resistance Using Shear Wave Velocity Measurement and Simplified Procedures.
National Inst. of Standards and Technology, Gaithersburg, MD., July 2003, 176 p.
Keywords: Buildings; Soil liquefaction; Earthquake engineering; Guidelines; Seismic design; Evaluation; Shear wave velocity; Soil properties; Secondary waves; Cyclic loads; In situ; Liquefaction; Retrofitting