Bresko, D.; Shimizu, R. A.
Vulnerability of Transportation and Water Systems to Science Hazards (Abstracts of Theses).
National Science Foundation, Washington, DC., January 1980, 16 p.
Keywords: Theses; Earthquake engineering; Abstracts; Transportation; Pipelines; Earthquakes; Probability theory; Water supply; Transportation models; Water distribution; Cost analysis; Seismic risk
Bonneau, A. L.; O'Rourke, T. D.
Water Supply Performance During Earthquakes and Extreme Events.
National Science Foundation, Arlington, VA. Earthquake Engineering Research Centers Program., February 16, 2009, 256 p.
Identifying Number(s): MCEER-09-0007
Keywords: Decision Support System; Earthquakes; Lost water service; Proposed methodology; Flow measurements; Water distribution system; Hydraulic network model; Los Angeles Department of Water and Power (LADWP)
Chang, J. J.; Lee, J. J.
Water Waves Generated by Three Dimensional Bed Motion: Abstract for the Paper to be Presented at the International Tsunami Symposium, May 25-29, 1981, Japan.
National Science Foundation, Washington, DC. Engineering and Applied Science., January 1980, 7 p.
Keywords: Tsunamis; Earthquake engineering; Ocean waves; Earthquakes; Numerical analysis; Wave propagation; Ocean bottom
Western Hemisphere Strong-Motion Accelerograph Station List, 1976.
National Science Foundation, Washington, DC. Engineering and Applied Science., May 1977, 120 p.
Identifying Number(s): OPEN FILE-77-374
Keywords: Earthquake engineering; Earthquakes; Geology; Seismological stations; Accelerometers; Position (Location)
Blair, M. L.; Vlasic, T. C.; Cotton, W. R.; Fowler, W.
When the Ground Fails: Planning and Engineering Response to Debris Flows. Program on Environment and Behavior.
National Science Foundation, Arlington, VA., cJanuary 1985, 130 p.
Keywords: Response; Federal government; Debris avalanches; Damage assessment; Local government; Case studies; Debris flow; Emergency preparedness; State government; Emergency planning; Intergovernmental relationships; Recovery; Landslides; Slope protection; Mudslides; Slope stability; Slope failure; Ground failure; Mitigation; Disasters; Floods
Bruneau, M.; Filiatrault, A.; Lee, G.; O'Rourke, T.; Reinhorn, A.; Shinozuka, M.; Tierney, K.
White Paper on the SDR Grand Challenges for Disaster Reduction.
National Science Foundation, Washington, DC., December 5, 2006, 46 p.
Identifying Number(s): MCEER-05-SP09
Keywords: Response; Research strategies; Infrastructure systems; Challenges; Multidisciplinary Center for Earthquake Engineering Research (MCEER); Disaster loss reduction; Mitigation; Disasters; Critical facilities
Lew, H. S.
Whittier Narrows Earthquake of October 1, 1987. A Reconnaissance Report.
November 1987, 40 p.
Identifying Number(s): NBSIR-87/3667
Keywords: Buildings; Damage assessment; Earthquake engineering; Seismic design; Earthquakes; Reporting; Photographs; Houses; Whittier (California); Bridges (Structures)
Will Local Government Be Liable for Earthquake Losses. What Cities and Counties Should Know About Earthquake Hazards and Local Government Liability.
National Science Foundation, Washington, DC. Engineering and Applied Science., January 1979, 34 p.
Keywords: Law (Jurisprudence); Hazards; Local government; Earthquakes; Legal liability; Losses; Litigation; Liabilities; Injuries; Forts
Wind Loads on Structures: Summary Report on a Conference Held at the California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, California, December 18-19, 1970.
National Science Foundation, Washington, DC., July 1971, 146 p.
Identifying Number(s): TTU-WERC-1
Keywords: Buildings; Wind tunnels; Meetings; Tornadoes; Hurricanes; Structural analysis; Wind pressure; Wind loads
Lew, H. S.
Wind and Seismic Effects - Proceedings of the Joint Panel Conference of the U.S.-Japan Cooperative Program in Natural Resources (7th) Held at Tokyo, Japan on May 20-23, 1975.
April 1977, 516 p.
Identifying Number(s): NBS-SP-470
Keywords: Dynamic response; Wind (Meteorology); Ground motion; Developing countries; Volcanism; Earthquake engineering; Earthquake resistant structures; Meetings; Earthquakes; Gust loads; Soil dynamics; Natural disasters; Liquefaction (Soils); Structures; Design criteria; Wind pressure; Design standards; Natural hazards; Dynamic structural analysis