Topics

Disasters

Report Types

Subscribe

Stay Current

Receive notice of new reports and other news from MCEER

Earthquake



cover

Seismic Performance Evaluation of Precast Girders with Field-Cast Ultra High Performance Concrete (UHPC) Connections

G.C. Lee, C. Huang, J. Song, and J. S. O'Connor; MCEER-14-0007; 7/31/2014; 242 pages;


cover

Shake Table Testing of Triple Friction Pendulum Isolators under Extreme Conditions

A.A. Sarlis, M.C. Constantinou and A.M. Reinhorn; MCEER-13-0011; 7/2/2013; 450 pages;


cover

A Study of U.S. Bridge Failures (1980-2012)

G.C. Lee, S.B. Mohan, C. Huang and B.N. Fard; MCEER-13-0008; 6/15/2013; 148 pages; The spreadsheet containing the bridge damage and collapse data can be downloaded from here.


cover

Negative Stiffness Device for Seismic Protection of Structures

A.A. Sarlis, D.T.R. Pasala, M.C. Constantinou, A.M. Reinhorn, S. Nagarajaiah and D.P. Taylor; MCEER-13-0005; 6/12/2013; 238 pages; To learn more about the NEESR Adaptive Structures Project, click here.


cover

Seismic Response Control of Structures Using a Novel Adaptive Passive Negative Stiffness Device

D.T.R. Pasala, A.A. Sarlis, S. Nagarajaiah, A.M. Reinhorn, M.C. Constantinou and D.P. Taylor; MCEER-13-0004; 6/10/2013; 172 pages; To learn more about the NEESR Adaptive Structures Project, click here.


cover

Seismic Response of Base Isolated Buildings Considering Pounding to Moat Walls

A. Masroor and G. Mosqueda; MCEER-13-0003; 2/26/2013; 284 pages;


cover

Experimental Seismic Study of Pressurized Fire Sprinkler Piping Systems

Y. Tian, A. Filiatrault and G. Mosqueda; MCEER-13-0001; 4/8/2013; 404 pages; To learn more about the NEESNonstructural Project, click here.


cover

Seismic Design of Buried and Offshore Pipelines

M.J. O'Rourke and (Jack) X. Liu; MCEER-12-MN04; 11/28/2012; 380 pages; To learn more about this updated monograph, click here.


cover

Assessment of Floor Accelerations in Yielding Buildings

J.D. Wieser, G. Pekcan, A.E. Zahgi, A.M. Itani and E.M. Maragakis; MCEER-12-0008; 10/5/2012; 266 pages; To learn more about the NEESNonstructural Project, click here.


cover

A Numerical Model for Capturing the In-Plane Seismic Response of Interior Metal Stud Partition Walls

R.L. Wood and T.C. Hutchinson; MCEER-12-0007; 9/12/2012; 182 pages; To learn more about the NEESNonstructural Project, click here.


cover

Bayesian Fragility for Nonstructural Systems

C.H. Lee and M.D. Grigoriu; MCEER-12-0006; 9/12/2012; 78 pages; To learn more about the NEESNonstructural Project, click here.


cover

Characterizing the Rotational Components of Earthquake Ground Motion

D. Basu, A.S. Whittaker and M.C. Constantinou; MCEER-12-0005; 6/15/2012; 378 pages; The Matlab codes for AGM, SDM and SSP can be downloaded from here.


cover

Integrated Design Methodology for Isolated Floor Systems in Single-Degree-of-Freedom Structural Fuse Systems

S. Cui, M. Bruneau and M.C. Constantinou; MCEER-12-0004; 6/13/2012; 478 pages;


cover

Post-Earthquake Bridge Inspection Guidelines

J.S. O'Connor and S. Alampalli; MCEER-12-0003; 6/8/2012; 176 pages;


cover

Seismic Protection of Electrical Transformer Bushing Systems by Stiffening Techniques

M. Koliou, A. Filiatrault, A.M. Reinhorn and N. Oliveto; MCEER-12-0002; 6/1/2012; 230 pages; To learn more about MCEER's electrical utility consortium, click here.


cover

Extreme Load Combinations: A Survey of State Bridge Engineers

G.C. Lee, Z. Liang, J.J. Shen and J.S. O'Connor; MCEER-11-0007; 10/14/2011; 152 pages; To learn more about MCEER's research on multiple hazard design for highway bridges, click here.


cover

Modeling and Seismic Performance Evaluation of High Voltage Transformers and Bushings

A.M. Reinhorn, K. Oikonomou, H. Roh, A. Schiff and L. Kempner, Jr.; MCEER-11-0006; 10/3/2011; 238 pages; To learn more about MCEER's electrical utility consortium, click here.


cover

Experimental Seismic Evaluation, Model Parameterization and Effects of Cold-Formed Steel-Framed Gypsum Partition Walls on the Seismic Performance of an Essential Facility

R. Davies, R. Retamales, G. Mosqueda and A. Filiatrault; MCEER-11-0005; 10/12/2011; 218 pages; To learn more about the NEESNonstructural Project, click here.


cover

LRFD-Based Analysis and Design Procedures for Bridge Bearings and Seismic Isolators

M.C. Constantinou, I. Kalpakidis, A. Filiatrault and R.A. Ecker Lay; MCEER-11-0004; 9/26/2011; 270 pages;


cover

Proceedings of the Workshop on Improving Earthquake Response of Substation Equipment

Edited by A. Reinhorn; MCEER-11-0003; 9/19/2011; 160 pages; To learn more about MCEER's electrical utility consortium, click here.


cover

Seismic Design and Analysis of Precast Segmental Concrete Bridge Model

M. Anagnostopoulou, A. Filiatrault and A. Aref; MCEER-11-0002; 9/15/2011; 202 pages; To learn more about the accelerated bridge construction project, click here.


cover

Numerical and Experimental Investigations of the Seismic Response of Light-Frame Wood Structures

I. Christovasilis and A. Filiatrault; MCEER-11-0001; 8/8/2011; 330 pages; To learn more about the NEESWood Project, click here.


cover

L'Aquila Earthquake of April 6, 2009 in Italy: Rebuilding a Resilient City to Multiple Hazard

G.P. Cimellaro, I.P. Christovasilis, A.M. Reinhorn, A. DeStefano and T. Kirova; MCEER-10-0010; 12/29/2010; 286 pages; To learn more about MCEER's reconnaissance activities following the L'Aquila earthquake, click here.


cover

Modeling the Effects of Detonations of High Explosives to Inform Blast Resistant Design

P. Sherkar and A.S. Whittaker; MCEER-10-0009; 12/1/2010; 236 pages;


cover

Seismic Testing of a Full-Scale Mid-Rise Building: The NEESWood Capstone Test

S. Pei, J. van de Lindt, S.E.Pryor, H. Shimizu, H. Isoda and D. Rammer; MCEER-10-0008; 11/30/2010; 150 pages; To learn more about the NEESWood Project, click here.


cover

Impact of Horizontal Boundary Elements Design on Seismic Behavior of Steel Plate Shear Walls

R. Purba and M. Bruneau; MCEER-10-0007; 11/14/2010; 160 pages;


cover

A Framework for Defining and Measuring Resilience at the Community Scale: The PEOPLES Resilience Framework

C.S. Renschler, A.E. Frazier, L.A. Arendt, G.P. Cimellaro, A.M. Reinhorn and M. Bruneau; MCEER-10-0006; 10/8/2010; 106 pages; To learn more about MCEER's Resilience Project, click here.


cover

Analytical Development and Experimental Validation of a Structural-Fuse Bridge Pier Concept

S. El-Bahey and M. Bruneau; MCEER-10-0005; 10/1/2010; 480 pages;


cover

Modeling and Seismic Evaluation of Nonstructural Components: Testing Frame for Experimental Evaluation of Suspended Ceiling Systems

A.M. Reinhorn, K.P. Ryu and G. Maddaloni; MCEER-10-0004; 6/30/2010; 182 pages; To learn more about the NEESNonstructural Project, click here.


cover

Integration of Seismic Protection Systems in Performance-Based Seismic Design of Woodframed Structures

J.K. Shinde and M.D. Symans; MCEER-10-0003; 6/18/2010; 224 pages; To learn more about the NEESWood Project, click here.


cover

Simplified Direct Displacement Design of Six-Story NEESWood Capstone Building and Pre-Test Seismic Performance Assessment

W. Pang, D. Rosowsky, J. van de Lindt and S. Pei; MCEER-10-0002; 5/28/2010; 184 pages; To learn more about the NEESWood Project, click here.


cover

Direct Displacement Procedure for Performance-Based Seismic Design of Multistory Woodframe Structures

W. Pang and D. Rosowsky; MCEER-10-0001; 4/26/2010; 88 pages; To learn more about the NEESWood Project, click here.


cover

Proceedings of the Special International Workshop on Seismic Connection Details for Segmental Bridge Construction

Edited by W. Phillip Yen and George C. Lee; MCEER-09-0012; 12/21/2009; 204 pages; A workshop summary is provided.


cover

Proceedings of the Fourth U.S.-Taiwan Bridge Engineering Workshop

Edited by W. Phillip Yen, J. Jerry Shen, T-M. Lee, M. Wang and R-B. Zheng; MCEER-09-0011; 10/27/2009; 0 pages; A workshop summary is provided.


cover

Performance-Based Assessment and Design of Squat Reinforced Concrete Shear Walls

C.K. Gulec and A.S. Whittaker; MCEER-09-0010; 9/15/2009; 326 pages;


cover

Quantification of Disaster Resilience of Health Care Facilities

G.P. Cimellaro, C. Fumo, A.M. Reinhorn and M. Bruneau; MCEER-09-0009; 9/14/2009; 212 pages;


cover

Assessment of Base-Isolated Nuclear Structures for Design and Beyond-Design Basis Earthquake Shaking

Y.N. Huang, A.S. Whittaker, R.P. Kennedy and R.L. Mayes; MCEER-09-0008; 8/20/2009; 152 pages;


cover

IDARC2D Version 7.0: A Program for the Inelastic Damage Analysis of Structures

A.M. Reinhorn, H. Roh, M. Sivaselvan, S.K. Kunnath, R.E. Valles, A. Madan, C. Li, R. Lobo and Y.J. Park; MCEER-09-0006; 7/12/2009; 406 pages; To learn more about IDARC and the Users Group, click here.


cover

Seismic Testing of a Full-Scale Two-Story Light-Frame Wood Building: NEESWood Benchmark Test

I.P. Christovasilis, A. Filiatrault and A. Wanitkorkul; MCEER-09-0005; 7/22/2009; 216 pages; To learn more about the NEESWood Project, click here.


cover

Generalized Linear (Mixed) Models of Post-earthquake Ignitions

R.A. Davidson; MCEER-09-0004; 6/1/2009; 124 pages;


cover

Water Supply Performance During Earthquakes and Extreme Events

A. Bonneau and T.D. O'Rourke; MCEER-09-0003; 2/16/2009; 252 pages;


cover

Modal Analysis of Arbitrarily Damped Three-Dimensional Linear Structures Subjected to Seismic Excitations

Y.L. Chu, J. Song and G.C. Lee; MCEER-09-0001; 1/31/2009; 228 pages;


cover

Design of Highway Bridges Against Extreme Hazard Events: Issues, Principles and Approaches

Edited by G.C. Lee, M. Tong and W. Phillip Yen; MCEER-08-SP06; 6/30/2008; 110 pages; A summary of this report is provided.


cover

Proceedings of the Sixth National Seismic Conference on Bridges and Highways

Edited by M. Keever and L. Mesa; MCEER-08-SP04; 6/1/2008; 0 pages; A workshop summary is provided.


cover

Seismic Retrofitting Manual for Highway Structures on CD

Part 1: I.G. Buckle, I. Friedland, J. Mander, G. Martin, R. Nutt, M. Power; Part 2: M. Power, K. Fishman, F. Makdisi, S. Musser, R. Richards, T.L. Youd; MCEER-08-SP02; 4/14/2008; 0 pages; A summary of this report is provided.


cover

Effects of Heating and Load History on the Behavior of Lead-Rubber Bearings

I.V. Kalpakidis and M.C. Constantinou; MCEER-08-0027; 12/1/2008; 290 pages;


cover

New Experimental Capabilities and Loading Protocols for Seismic Qualification and Fragility Assessment of Nonstructural Systems

R. Retamales, G. Mosqueda, A. Filiatrault and A.M. Reinhorn; MCEER-08-0026; 11/24/2008; 350 pages;


cover

Building Inventory Compilaton for Disaster Management: Applicaton of Remote Sensing and Statistical Modeling

P. Sarabandi, A.S. Kiremidjian, R.T. Eguchi and B.J. Adams; MCEER-08-0025; 11/20/2008; 128 pages;


cover

Performance Assessment of Conventional and Base-Isolated Nuclear Power Plants for Earthquake and Blast Loadings

Y.N. Huang, A.S. Whittaker and N. Luco; MCEER-08-0019; 10/28/2008; 396 pages;


cover

Development, Implementation and Verification of Dynamic Analysis Models for Multi-Spherical Sliding Bearings

D.M. Fenz and M.C. Constantinou; MCEER-08-0018; 8/15/2008; 304 pages;


cover

Numerical and Experimental Studies of Self-Centering Post-Tensioned Steel Frames

D. Wang and A. Filiatrault; MCEER-08-0017; 5/12/2008; 432 pages;


cover

Seismic Response Modeling of Water Supply Systems

P. Shi and T.D. O'Rourke; MCEER-08-0016; 5/5/2008; 348 pages;


cover

Seismic Performance Evaluation of Water Supply Systems

Y. Wang and T.D. O'Rourke; MCEER-08-0015; 5/5/2008; 394 pages;


cover

Development and Appraisal of a Numerical Cyclic Loading Protocol for Quantifying Building System Performance

A. Filiatrault, A. Wanitkorkul and M.C. Constantinou; MCEER-08-0013; 4/28/2008; 138 pages;


cover

Seismic Behavior and Design of Boundary Frame Members of Steel Plate Shear Walls

B. Qu and M. Bruneau; MCEER-08-0012; 4/26/2008; 272 pages;


cover

Seismic Evaluation and Rehabilitation of Critical Components of Electrical Power systems

S. Ersoy, B. Feizi, A. Ashrafi and M. Ala Saadeghvaziri; MCEER-08-0011; 3/17/2008; 282 pages;


cover

Experimental Investigation of Full-Scale Two-Story Steel Plate Shear Walls with Reduced Beam Section Connections

B. Qu, M. Bruneau, C-H. Lin and K-C. Tsai; MCEER-08-0010; 3/17/2008; 192 pages;


cover

Fragility Analysis of Water Supply Systems

A. Jacobson and M. Grigoriu; MCEER-08-0009; 3/10/2008; 150 pages;


cover

Post-Earthquake Restoration of the Los Angeles Water Supply System

T.H.P. Tabucchi and R.A. Davidson; MCEER-08-0008; 3/7/2008; 140 pages;


cover

Mechanical Behavior of Multi-Spherical Sliding Bearings

D.M. Fenz and M.C. Constantinou; MCEER-08-0007; 3/6/2008; 182 pages;


cover

System Performance Under a Multi-Hazard Environment

C. Kafali and M. Grigoriu; MCEER-08-0006; 3/4/2008; 246 pages;


cover

Modal Analysis of Generally Damped Linear Structures Subjected to Seismic Excitations

J. Song, Y.L. Chu, Z. Liang and G.C. Lee; MCEER-08-0005; 3/4/2008; 226 pages;


cover

Linking Lifeline Infrastructure Performance and Community Disaster Resilience: Models and Multi-Stakeholder Processes

S.E. Chang, C. Pasion, K. Tatebe and R. Ahmad; MCEER-08-0004; 3/3/2008; 154 pages;


cover

Seismic Performance of Steel Girder Bridge Superstructures with Ductile End Cross Frames and Seismic Isolators

L.P. Carden, A.M. Itani and I.G. Buckle; MCEER-08-0002; 1/7/2008; 278 pages;


cover

Seismic Performance of Steel Girder Bridge Superstructures with Conventional Cross Frames

L.P. Carden, A.M. Itani and I.G. Buckle; MCEER-08-0001; 1/7/2008; 264 pages;


cover

Student Research Accomplishments: 2006-2007

Compiled by S. Dogruel and R. Retamales; MCEER-07-SP05; 11/1/2007; 0 pages; This report is only offered as a PDF and can be downloaded from here.


cover

Proceedings of the 2007 Earthquake Engineering Symposium for Young Researchers

Edited by S. Tangalos and M. Zuppa; MCEER-07-SP04; 11/1/2007; 0 pages; For more information about the 2007 REU program, visit the Education section of our website.


cover

What Dangers Do We Face? A Preliminary Multihazard Risk Profile for New York State

L. Allen, M. Fratello, J. Gotham, H. Huang, E. Mihou, J. Pollot, P. Yadav, C. Yamarino, E. Sternberg; MCEER-07-SP01; 5/7/2007; 80 pages;


cover

Performance Estimates for Seismically Isolated Bridges

G.P. Warn and A.S. Whittaker; MCEER-07-0024; 12/30/2007; 334 pages;


cover

Fragility Considerations in Highway Bridge Design

M. Shinozuka, S. Banerjee and S-H. Kim; MCEER-07-0023; 12/14/2007; 192 pages; A summary of this report is provided.


cover

Damage to the Highway System from the Pisco, Peru Earthquake of August 15, 2007

J.S. O'Connor, L. Mesa and M. Nykamp; MCEER-07-0021; 12/10/2007; 100 pages; This report can be downloaded in PDF format from here.


cover

Centrifuge Modeling of Permeability and Pinning Reinforcement Effects on Pile Response to Lateral Spreading

L.L. Gonzalez-Lagos, T. Abdoun and R. Dobry; MCEER-07-0020; 12/10/2007; 382 pages;


cover

Principles and Performance of Roller Seismic Isolation Bearings for Highway Bridges

G.C. Lee, Y.C. Ou, Z. Liang, T.C. Niu and J.W. Song; MCEER-07-0019; 12/10/2007; 182 pages;


cover

Bridge Foundations: Modeling Large Pile Groups and Caissons for Seismic Design

I. Po Lam, H. Law and G.R. Martin (Coordinating Author); MCEER-07-0018; 12/1/2007; 144 pages; A summary of this report is provided.


cover

Modeling of Seismic Wave Scattering on Pile Groups and Caissons

I. PoLam, H. Law and C.T. Yang; MCEER-07-0017; 9/17/2007; 118 pages;


cover

Three-Dimensional Modeling of Inelastic Buckling in Frame Structures

M. Schachter and A.M. Reinhorn; MCEER-07-0016; 9/13/2007; 264 pages;


cover

Statistical and Mechanistic Fragility Analysis of Concrete Bridges

M. Shinozuka, S. Banerjee and S-H. Kim; MCEER-07-0015; 9/10/2007; 214 pages;


cover

Experimental Evaluation of the Seismic Performance of Hospital Piping Subassemblies

E.R. Goodwin, E.M. Maragakis and A.M. Itani; MCEER-07-0013; 9/4/2007; 200 pages;


cover

Performance of Seismic Isolation Hardware Under Service and Seismic Loading

M.C. Constantinou, A.S. Whittaker, Y.Kalpakidis, D.M. Fenz and G.P. Warn; MCEER-07-0012; 8/27/2007; 468 pages;


cover

Design Recommendations for Perforated Steel Plate Shear Walls

R. Purba and M. Bruneau; MCEER-07-0011; 6/18/2007; 204 pages;


cover

Proceedings of the PRC-US Earthquake Engineering Forum for Young Researchers

Edited by G.C. Lee and X.Z. Qi; MCEER-07-0010; 6/8/2007; 0 pages; A workshop summary is provided.


cover

Experimental and Analytical Study of the XY-Friction Pendulum (XY-FP) Bearing for Bridge Applications

C.C. Marin-Artieda, A.S. Whittaker and M.C. Constantinou; MCEER-07-0009; 6/7/2007; 280 pages;


cover

Seismic Vulnerability of Timber Bridges and Timber Substructures

A.A. Shama, J.B. Mander, I.M. Friedland and D.R. Allicock; MCEER-07-0008; 6/7/2007; 194 pages;


cover

Modeling Pile Behavior in Large Pile Groups Under Lateral Loading

A.M. Dodds and G.R. Martin; MCEER-07-0004; 4/16/2007; 292 pages;


cover

Hazard Mitigation Investment Decision Making: Organizational Response to Legislative Mandate

L.A. Arendt, D.J. Alesch and W.J. Petak; MCEER-07-0002; 4/9/2007; 94 pages;


cover

Static and Kinetic Coefficients of Friction for Rigid Blocks

C. Kafali, S. Fathali, M. Grigoriu and A. Whittaker; MCEER-07-0001; 3/20/2007; 104 pages;


cover

Seismic Retrofitting Manual for Highway Structures: Part 2 - Retaining Structures, Slopes, Tunnels, Culverts and Roadways

M. Power (Lead Author), K. Fishman, F. Makdisi, S. Musser, R. Richards and T.L. Youd; MCEER-06-SP11; 12/1/2006; 370 pages; A summary of this report is provided.


cover

Seismic Retrofitting Manual for Highway Structures: Part 1 - Bridges

I.G. Buckle (Lead Author), I. Friedland, J. Mander, G. Martin, R. Nutt and M. Power; MCEER-06-SP10; 12/1/2006; 656 pages; A summary of this report is provided.


cover

Proceedings of the Fifth National Seismic Conference on Bridges & Highways

MCEER; MCEER-06-SP09; 9/18/2006; 0 pages; A summary of the proceedings can be viewed here . Additional information regarding the workshop can be viewed here.


cover

REDARS 2 Methodology and Software for Seismic Risk Analysis of Highway Systems

S.D. Werner, C.E. Taylor, S. Cho, J.P. Lavoie, C.K. Huyck, C. Eitzel, H. Chung and R.T. Eguchi; MCEER-06-SP08; 8/31/2006; 144 pages; A summary of this report is provided.


cover

Seismic Isolation of Highway Bridges

I.G. Buckle, M. Constantinou, M. Dicleli and H. Ghasemi; MCEER-06-SP07; 8/21/2006; 190 pages; A summary of this report is provided.


cover

Seismic Retrofitting Guidelines for Complex Steel Truss Highway Bridges

T. Ho, R. Donikian, T. Ingham, C. Seim and A. Pan; MCEER-06-SP05; 8/1/2006; 188 pages; A summary of this report is provided.


cover

Student Research Accomplishments: 2004-2005

Edited by Navid Haji Allhverdi Pur; MCEER-06-SP04; 5/1/2006; 82 pages; This report is only offered as a PDF and can be downloaded from here.


cover

Proceedings of the 4th International Workshop on Seismic Design and Retrofit of Transportation Facilities

Edited by K.C. Chang, K. Kawashima and I.G. Buckle; MCEER-06-SP03; 4/3/2006; 0 pages; A workshop summary is provided.


cover

User Manual and Technical Documentation for the REDARS Import Wizard

S. Cho, S. Ghosh, C.K. Huyck and S.D. Werner; MCEER-06-0015; 11/30/2006; 136 pages;


cover

Proceedings of the Second US-Taiwan Bridge Engineering Workshop

Edited by W.P. Yen, J. Shen, J-Y. Chen and M. Wang; MCEER-06-0014; 11/15/2006; 0 pages; A workshop summary is provided.


cover

Cyclic Response and Low Cycle Fatigue Characteristics of Plate Steels

P. Dusicka, A.M. Itani and I.G. Buckle; MCEER-06-0013; 11/1/2006; 84 pages;


cover

Conceptual Design and Experimental Investigation of Polymer Matrix Composite Infill Panels for Seismic Retrofitting

W. Jung, M. Chiewanichakorn and A.J. Aref; MCEER-06-0010; 9/21/2006; 350 pages;


cover

Liquefaction Remediation in Silty Soils Using Dynamic Compaction and Stone Columns

S. Thevanayagam, G.R. Martin, R. Nashed, T. Shenthan, T. Kanagalingam and N. Ecemis; MCEER-06-0009; 8/28/2006; 114 pages; A summary of this report is provided.


cover

Review of Current NDE Technologies for Post-earthquake Assessment of Retrofitted Bridge Columns

J.W. Song, Z. Liang and G.C. Lee; MCEER-06-0008; 8/21/2006; 108 pages; A summary of this report is provided.


cover

REDARS Validation Report

S. Cho, C.K. Huyck, S. Ghosh and R.T. Eguchi; MCEER-06-0007; 8/4/2006; 150 pages; A summary of this report is provided.


cover

Experimental Investigation of the Structural Fuse Concept

R.E. Vargas and M. Bruneau; MCEER-06-0005; 3/17/2006; 210 pages;


cover

Analytical Investigation of the Structural Fuse Concept

R.E. Vargas and M. Bruneau; MCEER-06-0004; 3/16/2006; 388 pages;


cover

Built-up Shear Links as Energy Dissipators for Seismic Protection of Bridges

P. Dusicka, A.M. Itani and I.G. Buckle; MCEER-06-0003; 3/15/2006; 254 pages;


cover

Multidimensional Fragility of Structures: Formulation and Evaluation

G.P. Cimellaro, A.M. Reinhorn, M. Bruneau and A. Rutenberg; MCEER-06-0002; 3/1/2006; 162 pages;


cover

Seismic Fragility of Suspended Ceiling Systems

H. Badillo-Almaraz, A.S. Whittaker, A.M. Reinhorn and G.P. Cimellaro; MCEER-06-0001; 2/4/2006; 252 pages;


cover

White Paper on the SDR Grand Challenges for Disaster Reduction

M.Bruneau, A. Filiatrault, G. Lee, T. O'Rourke, A. Reinhorn, M. Shinozuka and K. Tierney; MCEER-05-SP09; 12/5/2006; 40 pages; This report can be downloaded in PDF format from here.


cover

Proceedings of the International Workshop Series on Remote Sensing: A Compilation of Materials from Workshops held in 2003 (California), 2004 (California) and 2005 (Japan)

Edited by Beverley Adams; MCEER-05-SP03; 12/1/2005; 0 pages; Papers and presentations from the first three workshops on remote sensing can be downloaded from here.


cover

Proceedings of the 2004 Earthquake Engineering Symposium for Young Researchers

Compiled by Patricia Kraemer, Linda Nelson and Sandra Menke; MCEER-05-SP02; ; 0 pages; This report is only offered as a PDF and can be downloaded from here.


cover

The Performance-Based Design Paradigm

M. Astrella and A.S. Whittaker; MCEER-05-0011; 12/15/2005; 158 pages;


cover

Steel Plate Shear Walls for Seismic Design and Retrofit of Building Structures

D. Vian and M. Bruneau; MCEER-05-0010; 12/15/2005; 360 pages;


cover

3D-BASIS-ME-MB: Computer Program for Nonlinear Dynamic Analysis of Seismically Isolated Structures

P.C. Tsopelas, P.C. Roussis, M.C. Constantinou, R. Buchanan and A.M. Reinhorn; MCEER-05-0009; 10/3/2005; 210 pages;


cover

Experimental and Analytical Studies of Base Isolation Systems for Seismic Protection of Power Transformers

N. Murota, M.Q. Feng and Y-L. Gee; MCEER-05-0008; 9/30/2005; 244 pages;


cover

Simulation of Strong Ground Motions for Seismic Fragility Evaluation of Nonstructural Components in Hospitals

A. Wanitkorkul and A. Filiatrault; MCEER-05-0005; 5/26/2005; 206 pages;


cover

Proceedings of the Third PRC-US Workshop on Seismic Analysis and Design of Special Bridges

Edited by Lichu Fan and George C. Lee; MCEER-05-0003; 4/20/2005; 268 pages; A workshop summary is provided.


cover

A Versatile Experimentation Model for Study of Structures Near Collapse Applied to Seismic Evaluation of Irregular Structures

D. Kusumastuti, A.M. Reinhorn and A. Rutenberg; MCEER-05-0002; 3/31/2005; 280 pages;


cover

Experimental and Analytical Studies of Structures Seismically Isolated with an Uplift-Restraint Isolation System

P.C. Roussis and M.C. Constantinou; MCEER-05-0001; 1/10/2005; 160 pages; The appendices from this report can be downloaded from here. These include pushover analysis, experimental results, and various comparisons of analytical and experimental results.


cover

Student Research Accomplishments: 2003-2004

Edited by Amanda Bonneau; MCEER-04-SP06; 12/31/2004; 90 pages; This report is only offered as a PDF and can be downloaded from here.


cover

MCEER Response to Post-Tsunami Urban Damage Survey in Thailand, Using the VIEWS Reconnaissance System

S. Ghosh, B.J. Adams, C.K. Huyck, M. Mio, R.T. Eguchi, F. Yamazaki and M. Matsuoka; MCEER-05-SP01; 2/18/2005; 16 pages; This report is only offered as a PDF and can be downloaded from here. Additional reconnaissance information is available from here.


cover

Promoting Seismic Safety: Guidance for Advocates

D. Alesch, P. May, R. Olshansky, W. Petak and K. Tierney; MCEER-04-SP02; 5/31/2004; 206 pages; This report can be downloaded in PDF format from here.


cover

Research Progress and Accomplishments: 2003-2004

MCEER; MCEER-04-SP01; 5/1/2004; 238 pages; This report is only offered as a PDF and can be downloaded from here.


cover

Seismic Retrofit of Bridge Steel Truss Piers Using a Controlled Rocking Approach

M. Pollino and M. Bruneau; MCEER-04-0011; 12/20/2004; 246 pages;


cover

Scissor-Jack-Damper Energy Dissipation System

A.N. Sigaher-Boyle and M.C. Constantinou; MCEER-04-0010; 12/1/2004; 260 pages;


cover

Assessment of Geotechnical Issues in Acute Care Facilities in California

M. Lew, T.D. O'Rourke, R. Dobry and M.M. Koch; MCEER-04-0009; 9/15/2004; 142 pages;


cover

Seismic Vulnerability Evaluation of Axially Loaded Steel Built-up Laced Members

K. Lee and M. Bruneau; MCEER-04-0007; 6/30/2004; 324 pages;


cover

Proceedings of the Second PRC-US Workshop on Seismic Analysis and Design of Special Bridges

Edited by George C. Lee and Lichu Fan; MCEER-04-0006; 6/25/2004; 342 pages; A workshop summary is provided.


cover

Nonlinear Structural Analysis Towards Collapse Simulation: A Dynamical Systems Approach

M.V. Sivaselvan and A.M. Reinhorn; MCEER-04-0005; 6/16/2004; 200 pages;


cover

Methodologies for Post-Earthquake Building Damage Detection Using SAR and Optical Remote Sensing: Application to the August 17, 1999 Marmara, Turkey Earthquake

C.K. Huyck, B.J. Adams, S. Cho, R.T. Eguchi, B. Mansouri and B. Houshmand; MCEER-04-0004; 6/15/2004; 184 pages;


cover

Cyclic Testing of Braces Laterally Restrained by Steel Studs to Enhance Performance During Earthquakes

O.C. Celik, J.W. Berman and M. Bruneau; MCEER-04-0003; 3/16/2004; 250 pages;


cover

Tension, Compression and Cyclic Testing of Engineered Cementitious Composite Materials

K. Kesner, S.L. Billington; MCEER-04-0002; 3/1/2004; 120 pages;


cover

Experimental Study of Seismic Isolation Systems with Emphasis on Secondary System Response and Verification of Accuracy of Dynamic Response History Analysis Methods

E.D. Wolff, M.C. Constantinou; MCEER-04-0001; 1/16/2004; 158 pages; The experimental results, sample input files, and analytical vs. experimental response from SAP2000 and 3D-BASIS-ME can be downloaded from here.


cover

Design Examples

ATC/MCEER Joint Venture; MCEER-03-SP09; 12/31/2003; 320 pages; To order this report, contact the Applied Technology Council (ATC).


cover

Liquefaction Study Report

ATC/MCEER Joint Venture; MCEER-03-SP08; 12/31/2003; 208 pages; To order this report, contact the Applied Technology Council (ATC).


cover

Student Research Accomplishments: 2002-2003

Edited by Ramiro Vargas and Benedikt Halldorssen; MCEER-03-SP06; 11/15/2003; 120 pages; This report is only offered as a PDF and can be downloaded from here.


cover

Recommended LRFD Guidelines for the Seismic Design of Highway Bridges

MCEER/ATC Joint Venture, NCHRP 12-49 Project Team; MCEER-03-SP03; 12/30/2003; 498 pages; To order this report, contact the Applied Technology Council (ATC).


cover

Earthquake Risks and Mitigation in the New York, New Jersey and Connecticut Region

M. Tantala, G. Nordenson, G. Deodatis, K. Jacob, B. Swiren, M. Augustyniak, A. Dargush, M. Marrocolo and D. O'Brien; MCEER-03-SP02; 6/30/2003; 50 pages; This report presents the results of a multi-year study that addresses the risks of an earthquake in the New York City area. The report is authored by The New York City Area Consortium for Earthquake Loss Mitigation (NYCEM), a multidisciplinary partnership formed in 1998 to create public awareness of the seismic risk. NYCEM has its own website, and the report can be downloaded in PDF format from here.


cover

Research Progress and Accomplishments: 2001-2003

MCEER; MCEER-03-SP01; 5/30/2003; 182 pages; This report is only offered as a PDF and can be downloaded from here.


cover

Behavior of Underground Piping Joints Due to Static and Dynamic Loading

R.D. Meis, E.M. Maragakis, R. Siddharthan; MCEER-03-0006; 11/17/2003; 258 pages;


cover

Urban Disaster Recovery: A Framework and Simulation Model

Scott B. Miles and Stephanie E. Chang; MCEER-03-0005; 7/29/2003; 120 pages;


cover

Proceedings of the First PRC-US Workshop on Seismic Analysis and Design of Special Bridges

Edited by Lichu Fan and George C. Lee; MCEER-03-0004; 7/15/2003; 288 pages; A workshop summary is provided.


cover

Proceedings of the Eighth U.S.-Japan Workshop on Earthquake Resistant Design of Lifeline Facilities and Countermeasures Against Liquefaction

Edited by Masanori Hamada, Thomas D. O'Rourke and Jean-Pierre Bardet; MCEER-03-0003; 6/30/2003; 680 pages; A workshop summary is provided.


cover

Statistical Analysis of Fragility Curves

M. Shinozuka, M.Q. Feng, H. Kim, T. Uzawa and T. Ueda; MCEER-03-0002; 6/16/2003; 192 pages;


cover

Student Research Accomplishments: 2001-2002

Edited by Diego Lopez Garcia; MCEER-02-SP09; 10/20/2002; 146 pages; This report is only offered as a PDF and can be downloaded from here.


cover

Proceedings of the 2001 Earthquake Engineering Symposium for Young Researchers

Compiled by Andrea Dargush, Phillip Gould and Gerard Pardoen; MCEER-02-SP06; 8/1/2002; 430 pages; This report is only offered as a PDF and can be downloaded from here. No hard copies are available.


cover

Proceedings of the Third National Seismic Conference and Workshop on Bridges and Highways: Advances in Engineering and Technology for the Seismic Safety of Bridges in the New Millennium

Edited by R. Nimis and M. Bruneau; MCEER-02-SP04; 3/11/2002; 624 pages; A summary of this report can be viewed here . Additional information regarding the workshop can be viewed here.


cover

Review of Energy Dissipation of Compression Members in Concentrically Braced Frames

K.Lee and M.Bruneau; MCEER-02-0005; 10/18/2002; 216 pages;


cover

Bare Earth Algorithms for Use with SAR and LIDAR Digital Elevation Models

C.K.Huyck, R.T.Eguchi and B.Houshmand; MCEER-02-0004; 10/16/2002; 128 pages;


cover

Development of Analysis and Design Procedures for Spread Footings

G.Mylonakis, G.Gazetas, S.Nikolaou and A.Chauncey; MCEER-02-0003; 10/2/2002; 268 pages;


cover

Seismic Behavior of Rail Counterweight Systems of Elevators in Buildings

M.P. Singh, Rildova and L.E. Suarez; MCEER-02-0002; 5/27/2002; 216 pages;


cover

Assessment of Performance of Bolu Viaduct in the 1999 Duzce Earthquake in Turkey

P.C.Roussis, M.C.Constantinou, M.Erdik, E.Durukal, M.Dicleli; MCEER-02-0001; 5/8/2002; 140 pages;


cover

Student Research Accomplishments: 2000-2001

MCEER; MCEER-01-SP02; 5/31/2001; 94 pages; This report is only offered as a PDF and can be downloaded from here.


cover

Research Progress and Accomplishments: 2000-2001

MCEER; MCEER-01-SP01; 6/4/2001; 194 pages; This report is only offered as a PDF and can be downloaded from here.


cover

Experimental Investigation and Retrofit of Steel Pile Foundations and Pile Bents Under Cyclic Lateral Loadings

A.A. Shama, J.B. Mander, B.B. Blabac and S.S. Chen; MCEER-01-0006; 12/31/2001; 262 pages;


cover

Updating Real-Time Earthquake Loss Estimates: Methods, Problems and Insights

C.E. Taylor, S.E. Chang and R.T. Eguchi; MCEER-01-0005; 12/17/2001; 66 pages;


cover

Overcoming Obstacles to Implementing Earthquake Hazard Mitigation Policies: Stage 1 Report

D.J. Alesch and W.J. Petak; MCEER-01-0004; 12/17/2001; 108 pages;


cover

Sensitivity Analysis of Dynamic Systems Subjected to Seismic Loads

C. Roth and M. Grigoriu; MCEER-01-0003; 9/18/2001; 240 pages;


cover

Proceedings of the Second MCEER Workshop on Mitigation of Earthquake Disaster by Advanced Technologies (MEDAT-2)

Edited by M. Bruneau and D.J. Inman; MCEER-01-0002; 7/23/2001; 338 pages; Presentation materials and a workshop summary is provided.


cover

Experimental Investigation of P-Delta Effects to Collapse During Earthquakes

D. Vian and M. Bruneau; MCEER-01-0001; 6/25/2001; 360 pages; Additional information, including a photo gallery, data files, videos from tests, and a screen-viewable PDF file of the report are available from here.


cover

The 921 Chi-Chi, Taiwan Earthquake of 1999 Collection on CD-ROM

MCEER; MCEER-00-SP03; 12/31/2000; 0 pages; This CD-ROM contains over 450 high quality images together with the full-color text of the MCEER/NCREE reconnaissance report (MCEER-00-0003). A summary of the reconnaissance report can be viewed here. Additional web-based materials can be viewed here.


cover

Assessment of Advanced Technologies for Loss Estimation on CD-ROM

D. Tralli; MCEER-00-SP02; 12/31/2000; 97 pages; This CD-ROM describes the current state of advanced airborne and spaceborne remote sensing and ground-based technologies applicable to earthquake hazard mitigation. This 80-plus page report contains many links to Internet sites, numerous references to additional resources on the topic, two LiDAR fly-throughs and recommendations for future research. The CD requires Acrobat Reader 4.0 to view. More information about the report can be viewed here.


cover

Research Progress and Accomplishments: 1999-2000

MCEER; MCEER-00-SP01; 6/3/2000; 144 pages; This report is only offered as a PDF and can be downloaded from here.


cover

A Risk-Based Methodology for Assessing the Seismic Performance of Highway Systems

S.D. Werner, C.E. Taylor, J.E. Moore III, J.S. Walton, S. Cho; MCEER-00-0014; 12/31/2000; 286 pages;


cover

Effect of Spatial Variation of Ground Motion on Highway Structures

M. Shinozuka, V. Saxena, G. Deodatis; MCEER-00-0013; 12/31/2000; 266 pages;


cover

Experimental Evaluation of Seismic Performance of Bridge Restrainers

A.G. Vlassis, E.M. Maragakis and M. Saiid Saiidi; MCEER-00-0012; 12/30/2000; 160 pages;


cover

Dynamic Soil-Foundation-Structure Interaction Analysis of Large Caissons

C-Y. Chang, C-M. Mok, Z-L. Wang, R. Settgast, F. Waggoner, M.A. Ketchum, H.M. Gonnermann, C-C. Chin; MCEER-00-0011; 12/30/2000; 108 pages;


cover

Development and Evaluation of Simplified Procedures for Analysis and Design of Buildings with Passive Energy Dissipation Systems - Revision 01

O.M.Ramirez, M.C.Constantinou, C.A.Kircher, A.S.Whittaker, M.W.Johnson, J.D.Gomez and C.Z. Chrysostomou; MCEER-00-0010; 11/16/2001; 510 pages;


cover

Proceedings of the First MCEER Workshop on Mitigation of Earthquake Disaster by Advanced Technologies (MEDAT-1)

Edited by M. Shinozuka, D.J. Inman and T.D. O'Rourke; MCEER-00-0009; 11/10/2000; 270 pages; A workshop summary is provided.


cover

Soil Structure Interaction of Bridges for Seismic Analysis

I.PoLam, H.Law; MCEER-00-0008; 9/25/2000; 134 pages;


cover

Seismic Response of Reinforced Concrete Bridge Pier Walls in the Weak Direction

N.Abo-Shadi, M.Saiidi, D.Sanders; MCEER-00-0006; 6/29/2000; 348 pages;


cover

Sliding Fragility of Unrestrained Equipment in Critical Facilities

W.H. Chong, T.T. Soong; MCEER-00-0005; 6/28/2000; 140 pages;


cover

The Chi-Chi, Taiwan Earthquake of September 21, 1999: Reconnaissance Report

Edited by G.C.Lee, C.H.Loh; Contributors: M. Bruneau, I.G. Buckle, S. Chang, P. Flores, T. O'Rourke, M. Shinozuka, T. Soong, and others from NCREE; MCEER-00-0003; 4/30/2000; 176 pages; A summary of this report can be viewed here. Additional web-based materials can be viewed here.


cover

Proceedings of the MCEER Workshop for Seismic Hazard Mitigation of Health Care Facilitities

Edited by George C. Lee, Mohammed Ettouney, Mircea Grigoriu, Jerome Hauer, Joanne Nigg; MCEER-00-0002; 3/29/2000; 134 pages; A workshop summary is provided.


cover

The Marmara, Turkey Earthquake of August 17, 1999: Reconnaissance Report

Edited by C. Scawthorn; Contributors: M. Bruneau, R. Eguchi, T. Holzer, G. Johnson, J. Mander, J. Mitchell, W. Mitchell, A. Papageorgiou and G. Webb; MCEER-00-0001; 3/23/2000; 202 pages; A summary of this report can be viewed at here. Additional web-based materials can be viewed here.


cover

The New York City Seismic Code: Local Law 17/95

The New York City Seismic Code Committee; MCEER-99-SP06; 12/1/1999; 0 pages; This report is only offered as a PDF and can be downloaded from here.


cover

MCEER/NCREE Response: The 921 Taiwan Earthquake

G.Lee, M.Bruneau, I.G.Buckle, S.Chang, P.Flores, J.Goltz, T.O'Rourke, M.Shinozuka, T.Soong, L.Taddeo; MCEER-99-SP03; 10/31/1999; 24 pages; This report is only offered as a PDF and can be downloaded from here. Additional reconnaissance information is available from here.


cover

MCEER Response: Kocaeli (Izmit), Turkey Earthquake

M.Bruneau, J.Mander, W.Mitchell, A.Papageorgiou, C.Scawthorn, N.Sigaher, L.Taddeo; MCEER-99-SP02; 9/1/1999; 12 pages; This report is only offered as a PDF and can be downloaded from here. Additional reconnaissance information is available from here.


cover

Research Accomplishments: 1997-99

MCEER; MCEER-99-SP01; 6/1/1999; 126 pages; This report is only offered as a PDF and can be downloaded from here.


cover

Response of Buried Pipelines Subject to Earthquake Effects

M.J.O'Rourke, X. Liu; MCEER-99-MN03; 4/29/1999; 272 pages; This report has been updated. Learn about the new version here.


cover

Design and Retrofit Methodology for Building Structures with Supplemental Energy Dissipating Systems

G.Pekcan, J.B. Mander, S.S. Chen; MCEER-99-0021; 12/31/1999; 196 pages;


cover

Development of Measurement Capability for Micro-Vibration Evaluations with Application to Chip Fabrication Facilities

G.C.Lee, Z.Liang, J.W.Song, J.D.Shen and W.C. Liu; MCEER-99-0020; 12/1/1999; 144 pages;


cover

Proceedings of the Seventh U.S.-Japan Workshop on Earthquake Resistant Design of Lifeline Facilities and Countermeasures Against Soil Liquefaction

Edited by T.D. O'Rourke, J.P. Bardet and M. Hamada; MCEER-99-0019; 11/11/1999; 674 pages; A workshop summary is provided.


cover

Hysteretic Models for Cyclic Behavior of Deteriorating Inelastic Structures

M.V.Sivaselvan, A.M.Reinhorn; MCEER-99-0018; 11/5/1999; 136 pages;


cover

Quindio, Colombia Earthquake of January 25, 1999: Reconnaissance Report

A.P. Asfura and P.J. Flores; MCEER-99-0017; 9/30/1999; 68 pages;


cover

Proceedings of the MCEER Workshop on Ground Motion Methodologies for the Eastern United States

Edited by N.Abrahamson, A. Becker; MCEER-99-0016; 8/11/1999; 113 pages; The results of the scenario modeling exercises provided by eight of the workshop participants can be downloaded from here. A workshop summary is also provided.


cover

Guide to Remedial Measures for Liqufaction Mitigation at Existing Highway Bridge Sites

H.G. Cooke and J. K. Mitchell; MCEER-99-0015; 7/26/1999; 216 pages;


cover

Nonstructural Damage Database

A. Kao, T.T. Soong and A. Vender; MCEER-99-0014; 7/23/1999; 72 pages; The nonstructural components database (as of September 1999) in WinZip Access format can be downloaded from here.


cover

Critical Seismic Issues for Existing Steel Bridges

P.Ritchie, N. Kauhl and J. Kulicki; MCEER-99-0013; 7/20/1999; 132 pages;


cover

Property Modification Factors for Seismic Isolation Bearings

M.Constantinou, P.Tsopelas, A.Kasalanati, E.Wolff; MCEER-99-0012; 7/20/1999; 204 pages;


cover

Restrainer Design Procedures for Multi-Span Simply-Supported Bridges

M.Randall, M.Saiidi, E.Maragakis and T.Isakovic; MCEER-99-0011; 7/20/1999; 174 pages;


cover

Site Factors and Site Categories in Seismic Codes

R.Dobry, R.Ramos and M.Power; MCEER-99-0010; 7/19/1999; 118 pages;


cover

Impact Assessment of Selected MCEER Highway Project Research on the Seismic Design of Highway Structures

C. Rojahn, R. Mayes, D. Anderson, J. Clark, D'Appolonia Engineering, S. Gloyd and R. Nutt; MCEER-99-0009; 4/14/1999; 170 pages;


cover

Seismic Reliability Assessment of Critical Facilities: A Handbook, Supporting Documentation, and Model Code Provisions

G.S. Johnson, R.E. Sheppard, M.D. Quilici, S.J. Eder and C.R. Scawthorn; MCEER-99-0008; 4/12/1999; 392 pages;


cover

Effect of Vertical Ground Motions on the Structural Response of Highway Bridges

M.R. Button, C.J. Cronin and R.L. Mayes; MCEER-99-0007; 4/10/1999; 186 pages; Response ratios, mode shapes and the input files for the programs used can be downloaded from here.


cover

Truss Modeling of Reinforced Concrete Shear-Flexure Behavior

J.H. Kim, J.B. Mander; MCEER-99-0005; 3/8/1999; 230 pages;


cover

Experimental Study of Bridge Elastomeric and Other Isolation and Energy Dissipation Systems with Emphasis on Uplift Prevention and High Velocity Near-Source Seismic Excitation

A. Kasalanati and M.C. Constantinou; MCEER-99-0004; 2/26/1999; 238 pages; The experimental results from each of the systems tested can be downloaded from here.


cover

Experimental Study on the Seismic Design and Retrofit of Bridge Columns Including Axial Load Effects

A. Dutta, T. Kokorina and J.B. Mander; MCEER-99-0003; 2/22/1999; 152 pages;


cover

Response History Analysis of Structures with Seismic Isolation and Energy Dissipation Systems: Verification Examples for Program SAP2000

J. Scheller, M.C. Constantinou; MCEER-99-0002; 2/22/1999; 128 pages; The input files for the programs used, the history of the seismic excitation and the experimental results can be downloaded from here.


cover

Seismic Evaluation of a Masonry Infilled Reinforced Concrete Frame by Pseudodynamic Testing

S.G. Buonopane, R.N. White; MCEER-99-0001; 2/16/1999; 160 pages;


cover

Engineering and Socioeconomic Impacts of Earthquakes

Edited by M.Shinozuka, A.Rose, R.Eguchi; MCEER-98-MN02; 5/13/1998; 212 pages;


cover

Passive Energy Dissipation Systems for Structural Design and Retrofit

M.C.Constantinou, T.T.Soong, G.F.Dargush; MCEER-98-MN01; 7/31/1998; 320 pages;


cover

Modeling of Pile Footings and Drilled Shafts for Seismic Design

I. PoLam, M. Kapuskar and D. Chaudhuri; MCEER-98-0018; 12/21/1998; 156 pages;


cover

Proceedings of the US-Japan Joint Seminar on Civil Infrastructure Systems Research

Edited by A.Rose, M.Shinozuka; MCEER-98-0017; 11/12/1998; 312 pages;


cover

Appropriate Seismic Reliability for Critical Equipment Systems - Recommendations Based on Regional Analysis of Financial and Life Loss

K.Porter, C.Scawthorn, C.Taylor, N.Blais; MCEER-98-0016; 11/10/1998; 116 pages; An inventory of taxable high-rise buildings in San Francisco (as of January 1997) in spreadsheet format (Excel 97 and Lotus 1-2-3 version 3, leaf "Inventory" or "B" respectively) can be downloaded from here.


cover

Proceedings of the U.S.-Italy Workshop on Seismic Protective Systems for Bridges

Edited by I.M. Friedland, M.C.Constantinou; MCEER-98-0015; 11/3/1998; 474 pages;


cover

Response Modification Factors for Seismically Isolated Bridges

M.C. Constantinou, J.K. Quarshie; MCEER-98-0014; 11/3/1998; 268 pages;


cover

Design Procedures for Hinge Restrainers and Hinge Seat Width for Multiple-frame Bridges

R.DesRoches, G.L.Fenves; MCEER-98-0013; 11/3/1998; 244 pages;


cover

IDARC Bridge: A Computational Platform for Seismic Damage Assessment of Bridge Structures

A.M. Reinhorn, V. Simeonov, G. Mylonakis and Y. Reichman; MCEER-98-0011; 10/2/1998; 314 pages; Before acquiring, learn about the IDARC Users Group


cover

Fatigue Analysis of Unconfined Concrete Columns

J.B. Mander, A.Dutta, J.H.Kim; MCEER-98-0009; 9/12/1998; 184 pages;


cover

Capacity Design and Fatigue Analysis of Confined Concrete Columns

A. Dutta and J.Mander; MCEER-98-0007; 7/14/1998; 284 pages;


cover

Structural Steel and Steel/Concrete Interface Details for Bridges

P. Ritchie, N.Kauhl, J.Kulicki; MCEER-98-0006; 7/13/1998; 86 pages;


cover

Evaluation of Bridge Damage Data from the Loma Prieta and Northridge, California Earthquakes

N.Basoz, A.Kiremidjian; MCEER-98-0004; 6/2/1998; 312 pages;


cover

Capacity Design of Bridge Piers and the Analysis of Overstrength

J.B.Mander, A.Dutta, P.Goel; MCEER-98-0003; 6/1/1998; 160 pages;


cover

Methodologies for Evaluating the Importance of Highway Bridges

A. Thomas, S. Eshenaur and J. Kulicki; MCEER-98-0002; 5/29/1998; 184 pages;


cover

Extraction of Nonlinear Hysteretic Properties of Seismically Isolated Bridges from Quick-Release Field Tests

Q.Chen, B.M.Douglas, E.M.Maragakis, I.G.Buckle; MCEER-98-0001; 5/26/1998; 86 pages;


cover

Economic Consequences of Earthquakes: Preparing for the Unexpected

Edited by B.G.Jones; NCEER-97-SP01; 1/1/1997; 292 pages; A summary of the conference proceedings is provided.


cover

Proceedings of the NCEER Workshop on Evaluation of Liquefaction Resistance of Soils

Edited by T.L. Youd, I.M. Idriss; NCEER-97-0022; 12/31/1997; 310 pages; Also online is this publication's Summary Report


cover

Computational Strategies for Frames with Infill Walls: Discrete and Smeared Crack Analyses and Seismic Fragility

K.M. Mosalam, R.N. White, P.Gergely; NCEER-97-0021; 12/31/1997; 184 pages;


cover

Seismic Evaluation of Frames with Infill Walls Using Pseudo-dynamic Experiments

K.M. Mosalam, R.N. White, P. Gergely; NCEER-97-0020; 12/31/1997; 104 pages;


cover

Seismic Evaluation of Frames with Infill Walls using Quasi-Static Experments

K.M. Mosalam, R.N. White, P. Gergely; NCEER-97-0019; 12/31/1997; 110 pages;


cover

Loss Assessment of Memphis Buildings

Edited by D.P.Abrams and M.Shinozuka; NCEER-97-0018; 12/31/1997; 264 pages;


cover

Seismic Fragility of Existing Conventional Reinforced Concrete Highway Bridges

C.L. Mullen and A.S. Cakmak; NCEER-97-0017; 12/30/1997; 128 pages;


cover

Evaluation of Seismic Retrofit Methods for Reinforced Concrete Bridge Columns

T.J. Wipf, F.W. Klaiber and F.M. Russo; NCEER-97-0016; 12/28/1997; 224 pages;


cover

Seismic Response of Nominally Symmetric Systems with Strength Uncertainty

S. Balopoulou and M. Grigoriu; NCEER-97-0015; 12/23/1997; 212 pages;


cover

Seismic Resistance of Bridge Piers Based on Damage Avoidance Design

J.B. Mander and C-T. Cheng; NCEER-97-0014; 12/10/1997; 144 pages;


cover

Seismic Design of Bridge Columns Based on Control and Repairability of Damage

C-T. Cheng and J.B. Mander; NCEER-97-0013; 12/8/1997; 212 pages;


cover

Evaluation of Simplified Methods of Analysis for Yielding Structures

P. Tsopelas, M.C. Constantinou, C.A. Kircher and A.S. Whittaker; NCEER-97-0012; 10/31/1997; 190 pages;


cover

Seismic Analysis for Design or Retrofit of Gravity Bridge Abutments

K.L. Fishman, R. Richards, Jr. and R.C. Divito; NCEER-97-0011; 10/2/1997; 122 pages;


cover

Proceedings of the FHWA/NCEER Workshop on the National Representation of Seismic Ground Motion for New and Existing Highway Facilities

Edited by I.M. Friedland, M.S. Power and R.L. Mayes; NCEER-97-0010; 9/22/1997; 452 pages;


cover

Seismic Analysis and Design of Bridge Abutments Considering Sliding and Rotation

K.L. Fishman and R. Richards, Jr.; NCEER-97-0009; 9/15/1997; 88 pages;


cover

A Method for Earthquake Motion-Damage Relationships with Application to Reinforced Concrete Frames

A. Singhal and A. Kiremidjian; NCEER-97-0008; 9/10/1997; 244 pages;


cover

Structural Details to Accommodate Seismic Movements of Highway Bridges and Retaining Walls

R.A. Imbsen, R. Schamber, E. Thorkildsen, A. Kartoum, B. Martin, T. Rosser and J. Kuli; NCEER-97-0007; 9/3/1997; 154 pages;


cover

Cumulative Seismic Damage of Reinforced Concrete Bridge Piers

S.K. Kunnath, A. El-Bahy, A. Taylor and W. Stone; NCEER-97-0006; 9/2/1997; 192 pages;


cover

Investigation of Seismic Response of Buildings with Linear and Nonlinear Fluid Viscous Dampers

A.A. Seleemah and M.C. Constantinou; NCEER-97-0004; 5/21/1997; 302 pages;


cover

Proceedings of the U.S.-Italian Workshop on Seismic Evaluation and Retrofit

Edited by D.P. Abrams and G.M. Calvi; NCEER-97-0003; 3/19/1997; 266 pages;


cover

Seismic Design Criteria for Bridges and Other Highway Structures

C. Rojahn, R. Mayes, D.G. Anderson, J. Clark, J.H. Hom, R.V. Nutt and M.J. O'Rourke; NCEER-97-0002; 4/30/1997; 198 pages;


cover

Evaluation, Prevention and Mitigation of Pounding Effects in Building Structures

R.E. Valles and A.M. Reinhorn; NCEER-97-0001; 2/20/1997; 280 pages;


cover

Proceedings of the Fourth National Workshop on Bridge Research in Progress (BRIP)

Edited by Ian Buckle and Ian Friedland; NCEER-96-BRIP; 6/17/1996; 476 pages; A workshop summary is provided.


cover

Highway Culvert Performance During Past Earthquakes

T.L. Youd and C.J. Beckman; NCEER-96-0015; 11/25/1996; 94 pages;


cover

Response of Steel Bridge Bearings to Reversed Cyclic Loading

J.B. Mander, D-K. Kim, S.S. Chen and G.J. Premus; NCEER-96-0014; 11/13/1996; 232 pages;


cover

Estimation of the Economic Impact of Multiple Lifeline Disruption: Memphis Light, Gas and Water Division Case Study

S.E. Chang, H.A. Seligson and R.T. Eguchi; NCEER-96-0011; 8/16/1996; 204 pages;


cover

Seismic Performance of a Model Reinforced Concrete Bridge Pier Before and After Retrofit

J.B. Mander, J.H. Kim and C.A. Ligozio; NCEER-96-0009; 5/31/1996; 202 pages;


cover

Seismic Evaluation of a 30-Year Old Non-Ductile Highway Bridge Pier and Its Retrofit

J.B. Mander, B. Mahmoodzadegan, S. Bhadra and S. Chen; NCEER-96-0008; 5/31/1996; 204 pages;


cover

Nonlinear Control Techniques for Dynamical systems with Uncertain Parameters

R. Ghanem and M. Bujakov; NCEER-96-0007; 5/27/1996; 152 pages;


cover

Establish Representative Pier Types for Comprehensive Study - Western United States

R. Imbsen, R. Schamber and T.A. Osterkamp; NCEER-96-0006; 5/28/1996; 100 pages;


cover

Establish Representative Pier Types for Comprehensive Study - Eastern United States

J. Kulicki and Z. Prucz; NCEER-96-0005; 5/28/1996; 110 pages;


cover

Ductility of Rectangular Reinforced Concrete Bridge Columns with Moderate Confinement

N. Wehbe, M.S. Saiidi, D. Sanders and B. Douglas; NCEER-96-0003; 11/7/1996; 114 pages;


cover

Dynamic Response of Unreinforced Masonry Buildings with Flexible Diaphragms

A.C. Costley and D.P. Abrams; NCEER-96-0001; 10/10/1996; 324 pages;


cover

Kinematic Bending Moments in Seismically Stressed Piles

A. Nikolaou, G. Mylonakis and G. Gazetas; NCEER-95-0022; 12/23/1995; 260 pages;


cover

Parametric Results for Seismic Response of Pile-Supported Bridge Bents

G.Mylonakis, A.Nikolaou, G.Gazetas; NCEER-95-0021; 12/22/1995; 242 pages;


cover

Retofit of Non-Ductile Reinforced Concrete Frames Using Friction Dampers

R.S.Rao, P.Gergely, R.N.White; NCEER-95-0020; 12/22/1995; 190 pages;


cover

Optimal Polynomial Control for Linear and Nonlinear Structures

A.K. Agrawal and J.N. Yang; NCEER-95-0019; 12/11/1995; 112 pages;


cover

Modeling of Masonry Infill Panels for Structural Analysis

A.M. Reinhorn, A. Madan, R.E. Valles, Y. Reichmann and J.B.Mander; NCEER-95-0018; 12/8/1995; 96 pages;


cover

The Hanshin-Awaji Earthquake of January 17, 1995: Performance of Lifelines

Edited by M.Shinozuka; NCEER-95-0015; 11/3/1995; 316 pages;


cover

Seismic Fragility Analysis of Equipment and Structures in a Memphis Electric Substation

J-R.Huo, H.H.M.Hwang; NCEER-95-0014; 8/10/1995; 170 pages;


cover

Real-Time Structural Parameter Modification (RSPM): Development of Innervated Structures

Z.Liang, M.Tong, G.C.Lee; NCEER-95-0012; 4/11/1995; 114 pages;


cover

Method for Developing Motion Damage Relationships for Reinforced Concrete Frames

A. Singhal and A. Kiremidjian; NCEER-95-0008; 5/11/1995; 130 pages;


cover

Prioritization of Bridges for Seismic Retrofitting

N.Basoz, A.Kiremidjian; NCEER-95-0007; 4/24/1995; 178 pages;


cover

Nonlinear Control Algorithms for Peak Response Reduction

Z.Wu, T.Soong, V.Gattulli, R.C.Lin; NCEER-95-0004; 2/16/1995; 96 pages;


cover

NCEER-ATC Joint Study on Fragility of Buildings

T.Anagnos, C.Rojahn, A.Kiremidjian; NCEER-95-0003; 1/20/1995; 116 pages;


cover

Research Accomplishments: 1986-94

MCEER; NCEER-94-SP02; 10/1/1994; 266 pages; This report is only offered as a PDF and can be downloaded from here..


cover

Experimental Verification of Acceleration Feedback Control Strategies for an Active Tendon System

S.J.Dyke, B.F.Spencer, P.Quast, M.K.Sain, D.C.Kaspari, T.T.Soong; NCEER-94-0024; 8/29/1994; 104 pages;


cover

Development of Reliability-based Design Criteria for Buildings Under Seismic Load

Y.K.Wen, H.Hwang, M.Shinozuka; NCEER-94-0023; 8/1/1994; 172 pages;


cover

Study of Seismic Isolation Systems for Computer Floors

V.Lambrou, M.C.Constantinou; NCEER-94-0020; 7/19/1994; 216 pages;


cover

3D-BASIS-TABS Version 2.0: Computer Program for Nonlinear Dynamic Analysis of Three Dimensional Base Isolated Structures

A.M. Reinhorn, S. Nagarajaiah, M.C. Constantinou, P. Tsopelas and R. Li; NCEER-94-0018; 6/22/1994; 168 pages;


cover

Sliding Mode Control for Seismic-Excited Linear and Nonlinear Civil Engineering Structures

J.N.Yang, J.C.Wu, A.K.Agrawal, Z.Li; NCEER-94-0017; 6/21/1994; 112 pages;


cover

Seismic Performance of High-Rise Building Frames with Added Energy-Absorbing Devices

W.S.Pong, C.S.Tsai, G.C.Lee; NCEER-94-0016; 6/20/1994; 224 pages;


cover

Generation of Hazard-Consistent Fragility Curves for Seismic Loss Estimation Studies

H.H.M.Hwang, J-R.Huo; NCEER-94-0015; 6/14/1994; 172 pages;


cover

The Northridge, California Earthquake of January 17, 1994: Performance of Gas Transmission Pipelines

T.D.O'Rourke, M.C.Palmer; NCEER-94-0011; 5/16/1994; 96 pages; The photographs and corresponding captions included in this report can be viewed online


cover

Proceedings of the Third U.S.-Japan Workshop on Earthquake Protective Systems for Bridges

Edited by I. Buckle and I.Friedland; NCEER-94-0009; 3/31/1994; 604 pages;


cover

The Northridge, California Earthquake of January 17, 1994: Performance of Highway Bridges

I.G.Buckle; NCEER-94-0008; 3/24/1994; 132 pages; The photographs and corresponding captions included in this report can be viewed online


cover

Seismic Isolation of Multi-Story Frame Structures Using Spherical Sliding Isolation Systems

T.M.Al-Hussaini, V.A.Zayas, M.C.Constantinou; NCEER-94-0007; 3/17/1994; 180 pages;


cover

The Northridge, California Earthquake of January 17, 1994: General Reconnaissance Report

Edited by J.Goltz; NCEER-94-0005; 3/11/1994; 222 pages; The photographs and corresponding captions included in this report can be viewed online


cover

Proceedings from Seismic Response of Masonry Infills

Edited by D.Abrams; NCEER-94-0004; 3/1/1994; 132 pages;


cover

A Markov Model for Local and Global Damage Indices in Seismic Analysis

S.Rahman, M.Grigoriu; NCEER-94-0003; 2/18/1994; 288 pages;


cover

Hokkaido Nansei-oki, Japan Earthquake of July 12, 1993

P.I.Yanev, C.R.Scawthorn; NCEER-93-0023; 12/23/1993; 140 pages;


cover

Seismic Vulnerability of Equipment in Critical Facilities: Life-Safety and Operational Consequences

K.Porter, G.Johnson, M.Zadeh, C.Scawthorn, S.Eder; NCEER-93-0022; 11/24/1993; 380 pages;


cover

Engineering Aspects of the October 12, 1992 Egyptian Earthquake

A.W. Elgamal, M. Amer, K. Adalier and A. Abul-Fadl; NCEER-93-0018; 10/7/1993; 100 pages;


cover

The Island of Guam Earthquake of August 8, 1993

S.W.Swan, S.K.Harris; NCEER-93-0017; 9/30/1993; 68 pages;


cover

Reconnaissance Report of Damage to Historic Monuments in Cairo, Egypt Following the October 12, 1992 Dahshur Earthquake

D.Sykora, D.Look, G.Croci, E.Karaesman, E.Karaesmen; NCEER-93-0016; 8/19/1993; 172 pages;


cover

An Energy Approach to Seismic Analysis and Design of Secondary Systems

G.Chen, T.T.Soong; NCEER-93-0014; 8/6/1993; 252 pages;


cover

Simplified Procedures for Seismic Design of Nonstructural Components and Assessment of Current Code Provisions

M.P.Singh, L.E.Suarez, E.E.Matheau, G.O.Maldonado; NCEER-93-0013; 8/4/1993; 200 pages;


cover

Effects of Hydrocarbon Spills From an Oil Pipeline Break on Ground Water

O.J.Helweg, H.H.M.Hwang; NCEER-93-0012; 8/3/1993; 128 pages;


cover

3D-BASIS-TABS: Computer Program for Nonlinear dynamic Analysis of Three Dimensional Base Isolated Structures

S.Nagarajaiah, C.Li, A.M.Reinhorn, M.C.Constantinou; NCEER-93-0011; 8/2/1993; 192 pages;


cover

Seismic Performance of Shear-Critical Reinforced Concrete Bridge Piers

J.Mander, S.Waheed, M.Chaudhary, S.Chen; NCEER-93-0010; 5/12/1993; 176 pages;


cover

Seismic Behavior and Design Guidelines for Steel Frame Structures with Added Viscoelastic Dampers

K.C.Chang, M.L.Lai, T.T.Soong, D.S.Hao, Y.C.Yeh; NCEER-93-0009; 5/1/1993; 134 pages;


cover

Seismic Testing of Installation Methods for Computers and Data Processing Equipment

K.Kosar, T.T.Soong, K.L.Shen, J.A.Holung, Y.K.Lin; NCEER-93-0007; 4/12/1993; 148 pages;


cover

Inelastic Response of Reinforced Concrete Structures with Viscoelastic Braces

R.F.Lobo, J.M.Bracci, K.L.Shen, A.M.Reinhorn, T.T.Soong; NCEER-93-0006; 4/5/1993; 110 pages;


cover

Evaluation of Static and Response Spectrum Analysis Procedures of SEAOC/UBC for Seismic Isolated Structures

C.W. Winters and M.C. Constantinou; NCEER-93-0004; 3/23/1993; 210 pages;


cover

Assessment of the 1991 NEHRP Provisions for Nonstructural Components and Recommended Revisions

T.Soong, G.Chen, Z.Wu, R-H.Zhang, M.Grigoriu; NCEER-93-0003; 3/1/1993; 128 pages;


cover

Social Accounting for Disaster Preparedness and Recovery Planning

S.Cole, E.Pantoja, V.Razak; NCEER-93-0002; 2/22/1993; 274 pages;


cover

An Experimental Study on the Seismic Performance of Brick-Infilled Steel Frames With and Without Retrofit

J.B.Mander, B.Nair, K.Wojtkowski, J.Ma; NCEER-93-0001; 1/29/1993; 148 pages;


cover

Low-Level Dynamic Characteristics of Four Tall Flat-Plate Buildings in New York City

H.Gavin, S.Yuan, J.Grossman, E.Pekelis, K.Jacob; NCEER-92-0034; 12/28/1992; 156 pages;


cover

Reconnaissance Report on the Cairo, Egypt, Earthquake of October 12, 1992

M.Khater; NCEER-92-0033; 12/23/1992; 52 pages;


cover

A Generalization of Optimal Control Theory: Linear and Nonlinear Structures

J.N.Yang, Z.Li, S.Vongchavalitkul; NCEER-92-0026; 11/2/1992; 108 pages;


cover

Experimental Results of Repaired and Retrofitted Beam-Column Joint Tests in Lightly Reinforced Concrete Frame Buildings

A. Beres, S.El- Borgi, R.N. White and P. Gergely; NCEER-92-0025; 10/29/1992; 84 pages;


cover

A Semi-Empirical Analysis of Strong-Motion Peaks in Terms of Seismic Source, Propagation Path and Local Site Conditions

M.Kamiyama, M.J.O'Rourke, R.Flores-Berrones; NCEER-92-0023; 9/9/1992; 164 pages;


cover

Active Bracing System: A Full Scale Implementation of Active Control

A.M. Reinhorn, T.T. Soong, R.C. Lin, M.A. Riley, Y.P. Wang, S. Aizawa and M. Higashino; NCEER-92-0020; 8/14/1992; 120 pages;


cover

Fourth Edition of Education Materials for Grades K-12

K.E.K.Ross; NCEER-92-0018; 8/10/1992; 144 pages;


cover

A Simulation Method for Stationary Gaussian Random Functions Based on the Sampling Theorem

M.Grigoriu, S.Balopoulou; NCEER-92-0015; 6/11/1992; 88 pages;


cover

Longitudinal Permanent Ground Deformation Effects on Buried Continuous Pipelines

M.J.O'Rourke, C.Nordberg; NCEER-92-0014; 6/15/1992; 180 pages;


cover

Shape Memory Structural Dampers: Material Properties, Design and Seismic Testing

P.R.Witting, F.A.Cozzarelli; NCEER-92-0013; 5/26/1992; 96 pages;


cover

Study of Wire Rope Systems for Seismic Protection of Equipment in Buildings

G.F.Demetriades, M.C.Constantinou, A.M.Reinhorn; NCEER-92-0012; 5/20/1992; 164 pages;


cover

Seismic Resistance of Slab-Column Connections in Existing Non-Ductile Flat-Plate Buildings

A.J. Durrani and Y.Du; NCEER-92-0010; 5/18/1992; 108 pages;


cover

A Procedure for the Seismic Evaluation of Buildings in the Central and Eastern United States

C.D. Poland and J.O. Malley; NCEER-92-0008; 4/2/1992; 492 pages;


cover

Engineering Evaluation of Permanent Ground Deformations Due to Seismically Induced Liquefaction

M.H.Baziar, R.Dobry, A.-W.M.Elgamal; NCEER-92-0007; 3/24/1992; 306 pages;


cover

Proceedings from the Site Effects Workshop

Edited by R.V.Whitman; NCEER-92-0006; 2/29/1992; 82 pages;


cover

Issues in Earthquake Education

Edited by K.E.K.Ross; NCEER-92-0003; 2/3/1992; 156 pages;


cover

Case Studies of Liquefaction and Lifeline Performance During Past Earthquakes, Volume 1, Japanese Case Studies

Edited by M. Hamada and T.D. O'Rourke; NCEER-92-0001; 2/17/1992; 414 pages;


cover

Experimental and Theoretical Study of a Sliding Isolation System for Bridges

M.C.Constantinou, A.Kartoum, A.M.Reinhorn, P.Bradford; NCEER-91-0027; 11/15/1991; 228 pages;


cover

Probabilistic Evaluation of Liquefaction Potential

H.H.M.Hwang, C.S.Lee; NCEER-91-0025; 11/25/1991; 96 pages;


cover

Experimental Verification of a Number of Structural System Identification Algorithms

R.G.Ghanem, H.Gavin, M.Shinozuka; NCEER-91-0024; 9/18/1991; 390 pages;


cover

NCEER-91 Earthquake Catalog: Improved Intensity-based Magnitudes and Recurrance Relations for U.S. Earthquakes East of New Madrid

L.Seeber, J.G.Armbruster; NCEER-91-0021; 8/28/1991; 110 pages; The corresponding catalog of earthquakes in the eastern United States and Canada, NCEER-91, can be downloaded from here.


cover

Hybrid Control of Seismic-Excited Nonlinear and Inelastic Structural Systems

J.N.Yang, Z.Li, A.Danielians; NCEER-91-0020; 8/1/1991; 136 pages;


cover

Shake Table Test of a 1/8 Scale Three-Story Lightly Reinforced Concrete Building

A.G. El-Attar, R.N. White and P. Gergely; NCEER-91-0018; 2/28/1991; 180 pages;


cover

Shake Table Test of a 1/6 Scale Two-Story Lightly Reinforced Concrete Building

A.G. El-Attar, R.N. White and P. Gergely; NCEER-91-0017; 2/28/1991; 116 pages;


cover

Closed-Loop Modal Testing of a 27-Story Reinforced Concrete Flat Plate-Core Building

H.R. Somaprasad, T.Toksoy, H.Yoshiyuki, A.E.Aktan; NCEER-91-0016; 7/15/1991; 156 pages;


cover

Evaluation of SEAOC Design Requirements for Sliding Isolated Structures

D.Theodossiou, M.C.Constantinou; NCEER-91-0015; 6/10/1991; 256 pages;


cover

3D-BASIS-M: Nonlinear Dynamic Analysis of Multiple Building Base Isolated Structures

P.Tsopelas, S.Nagarajaiah, M.C.Constantinou, A.M.Reinhorn; NCEER-91-0014; 5/28/1991; 208 pages;


cover

Seismic Response of a 2/5 Scale Steel Structure with Added Viscoelastic Dampers

K.Chang, T.T.Soong, S-T.Oh, M.L.Lai; NCEER-91-0012; 5/17/1991; 84 pages;


cover

Dynamic Characteristics of a Full-sized Five-story Steel Structure and a 2/5 Scale Model

K.C.Chang, G.C.Yao, G.C.Lee, D.S.Hao, Y.C.Yeh; NCEER-91-0011; 7/2/1991; 112 pages;


cover

Nonlinear Analysis of Steel Frames with Semi-rigid Connections Using the Capacity Spectrum Method

G.G.Deierlein, S-H.Hsieh, Y-J.Shen, J.F.Abel; NCEER-91-0008; 7/2/1991; 96 pages;


cover

A Multidimensional Hysteretic Model for Plastically Deforming Metals in Energy Absorbing Devices

E.J.Graesser, F.A.Cozzarelli; NCEER-91-0006; 4/9/1991; 76 pages;


cover

Damping of Structures - Part 1: Theory of Complex Damping

Z.Liang, G.C.Lee; NCEER-91-0004; 10/10/1991; 244 pages;


cover

Seismic Response of Single Piles and Pile Groups

K.Fan, G.Gazetas; NCEER-91-0003; 1/10/1991; 60 pages;


cover

Physical Space Solutions of Non-proportionally Damped Systems

M.Tong, Z.Liang, G.C.Lee; NCEER-91-0002; 1/15/1991; 72 pages;


cover

Soil Effects on Earthquake Ground Motions in the Memphis Area

H.H.M.Hwang, C.S.Lee, K.W.Ng; NCEER-90-0029; 8/2/1990; 104 pages;


cover

Viscous Dampers: Testing, Modeling and Application in Vibration and Seismic Isolation

N.Makris, M.C.Constantinou; NCEER-90-0028; 12/20/1990; 124 pages;


cover

SARCF-II User's Guide: Seismic Analysis of Reinforced Concrete Frames

S.Rodriquez-Gomez, Y.S.Chung, C.Meyer; NCEER-90-0027; 9/30/1990; 92 pages;


cover

MUMOID User's Guide: A Program for the Identification of Modal Parameters

S.Rodriquez-Gomez, E.DiPasquale; NCEER-90-0026; 9/30/1990; 68 pages;


cover

A Three-Dimensional Analytical Study of Spatial Variability of Seismic Ground Motions

L-L.Hong, A.H-S.Ang; NCEER-90-0025; 10/30/1990; 184 pages;


cover

Study of Site Response at a Selected Memphis Site

H.Desai, S.Ahmad, G.Gazetas, M.R.Oh; NCEER-90-0023; 10/11/1990; 52 pages;


cover

Evaluation of Seismic Damage Indices for Reinforced Concrete Structures

S.Rodriquez-Gomez, A.S.Cakmak; NCEER-90-0022; 9/30/1990; 108 pages;


cover

Dynamic Interaction Factors for Floating Pile Groups

G.Gazetas, K.Fan, A.Kaynia, E.Kausel; NCEER-90-0021; 9/10/1990; 92 pages;


cover

Experimental Study and Analytical Prediction of Earthquake Response of a Sliding Isolation System with a Spherical Surface

A.S. Mokha, M.C. Constantinou and A.M. Reinhorn; NCEER-90-0020; 10/11/1990; 112 pages;


cover

Experimental and Analytical Study of a Combined Sliding Disc Bearing and Helical Steel Spring Isolation System

M.C.Constantinou, A.S.Mokha, A.M.Reinhorn; NCEER-90-0019; 10/4/1990; 126 pages;


cover

Evaluation of Liquefaction Potential in Memphis and Shelby County

T.S.Chang, P.S.Tang, C.S.Lee, H.H.M.Hwang; NCEER-90-0018; 8/10/1990; 192 pages;


cover

Reconnaissance Report on the Northern Iran Earthquake of June 21, 1990

M.Mehrain; NCEER-90-0017; 10/4/1990; 46 pages;


cover

Instantaneous Optimal Control with Acceleration and Velocity Feedback

J.N.Yang, Z.Li; NCEER-90-0016; 6/29/1990; 52 pages;


cover

Two Hybrid Control Systems for Building Structures Under Strong Earthquakes

J.N.Yang, A.Danielians; NCEER-90-0015; 6/29/1990; 76 pages;


cover

Seismic Behavior of Lightly-Reinforced Concrete Column and Beam-Column Joint Details

S.P.Pessiki, C.H.Conley, P.Gergely, R.N.White; NCEER-90-0014; 8/22/1990; 238 pages;


cover

Secondary Systems in Base-Isolated Structures: Experimental Investigation, Stochastic Response and Stochastic Sensitivity

G.D.Manolis, G.Juhn, M.C.Constantinou, A.M.Reinhorn; NCEER-90-0013; 7/1/1990; 200 pages;


cover

Two-Dimensional Two-Phase Elasto-Plastic Seismic Response of Earth Dams

A.N. Yiagos (Supervised by J.Prevost); NCEER-90-0012; 6/20/1990; 292 pages;


cover

Program LINEARID for Identification of Linear Structural Dynamic Systems

C-B. Yun, M.Shinozuka; NCEER-90-0011; 6/25/1990; 178 pages;


cover

Active Isolation for Seismic Protection of Operating Rooms

M.E.Talbott (Supervised by M.Shinozuka); NCEER-90-0010; 6/8/1990; 88 pages;


cover

A Program to Generate Site Dependent Time Histories: EQGEN

G.W.Ellis, M.Srinivasan, A.S.Cakmak; NCEER-90-0009; 1/30/1990; 66 pages;


cover

Pilot Study on Seismic Vulnerability of Crude Oil Transmission Systems

T.Ariman, R.Dobry, M.Grigoriu, F.Kozin, M.O'Rourke, T.O'Rourke, M.Shinozuka; NCEER-90-0008; 5/25/1990; 114 pages;


cover

Site-Specific Response Spectra for Memphis Sheahan Pumping Station

H.H.M.Hwang, C.S.Lee; NCEER-90-0007; 5/15/1990; 84 pages;


cover

Catalog of Strong Motion Stations in Eastern North America

R.W.Busby; NCEER-90-0004; 4/3/1990; 76 pages;


cover

Nonnormal Secondary Response Due To Yielding in a Primary Structure

D.C.K.Chen, L.D.Lutes; NCEER-90-0002; 2/28/1990; 130 pages;


cover

Geotechnical and Lifeline Aspects of the October 17,1989 Loma Prieta Earthquake in San Francisco

T.D.O'Rourke, H.E.Stewart, F.T.Blackburn, T.S.Dickerman; NCEER-90-0001; 1/1/1990; 66 pages;


cover

Linearized Identification of Buildings with Cores for Seismic Vulnerability Assessment

I-K.Ho, A.E.Aktan; NCEER-89-0041; 11/1/1989; 136 pages;


cover

Centrifugal Modeling of Dynamic Soil-Structure Interaction

K.Weissman (Supervised by J.H.Prevost); NCEER-89-0040; 5/10/1989; 148 pages;


cover

Seismic Effects on Elevated Transit Lines of the New York City Transit Authority

C.J. Costantino, C.A. Miller and E. Heymsfield; NCEER-89-0039; 12/26/1989; 132 pages;


cover

Workshop on Ground Motion Parameters for Seismic Hazard Mapping

Edited by R.Whitman; NCEER-89-0038; 12/1/1989; 68 pages;


cover

A Deterministic Assessment of Effects of Ground Motion Incoherence

A.S. Veletsos and Y. Tang; NCEER-89-0037; 7/15/1989; 52 pages;


cover

Liquefaction Potential of Surficial Deposits in the City of Buffalo, New York

M.Budhu, R.F.Giese, L.Baumgras; NCEER-89-0036; 1/17/1989; 64 pages;


cover

Cyclic Undrained Behavior of Nonplastic and Low Plasticity Silts

A.J. Walker and H.E. Stewart; NCEER-89-0035; 7/26/1989; 218 pages;


cover

On the Relation Between Local and Global Damage Indices

E.DiPasquale, A.S.Cakmak; NCEER-89-0034; 8/15/1989; 82 pages;


cover

Deterministic Model for Seismic Damage Evaluation of Reinforced Concrete Structures

J.M.Bracci, A.M.Reinhorn, J.B.Mander, S.K.Kunnath; NCEER-89-0033; 9/27/1989; 106 pages;


cover

Random Vibration and Reliability Analysis of Primary-Secondary Structural Systems

Y.Ibrahim, M.Grigoriu, T.T.Soong; NCEER-89-0031; 11/10/1989; 76 pages;


cover

Seismic Behavior and Response Sensitivity of Secondary Structural Systems

Y.Q.Chen, T.T.Soong; NCEER-89-0030; 10/23/1989; 178 pages;


cover

Bedrock Accelerations in Memphis Area Due to Large New Madrid Earthquakes

H.H.M.Hwang, C.H.S.Chen, G.Yu; NCEER-89-0029; 11/7/1989; 66 pages;


cover

Statistical Evaluation of Deflection Amplification Factors for Reinforced Concrete Structures

H.H.M.Hwang, J-W.Jaw, A.L.Ch'ng; NCEER-89-0028; 8/31/1989; 74 pages;


cover

Scattering of Waves by Inclusions in a Nonhomogeneous Elastic Half Space Solved by Boundary Element Methods

P.K.Hadley, A.Askar, A.S.Cakmak; NCEER-89-0027; 6/15/1989; 136 pages;


cover

1:4 Scale Model Studies of Active Tendon Systems and Active Mass Dampers for Aseismic Protection

A.M. Reinhorn, T.T. Soong, R.C. Lin, Y.P. Wang, Y. Fukao, H. Abe and M. Nakai; NCEER-89-0026; 11/22/1989; 220 pages;


cover

Shaking Table Study of a 1/5 Scale Steel Frame Composed of Tapered Members

K.C.Chang, J.S.Hwang, G.C.Lee; NCEER-89-0024; 9/18/1989; 56 pages;


cover

Workshop on Serviceability Analysis of Water Delivery Systems

M.Grigoriu; NCEER-89-0023; 3/6/1989; 52 pages;


cover

Seismic Wave Propagation Effects on Straight Jointed Buried Pipelines

K.Elhmadi, M.J.O'Rourke; NCEER-89-0022; 8/24/1989; 214 pages;


cover

Subsurface Conditions of Memphis and Shelby County

K.W.Ng, T-S.Chang, H.H.M.Hwang; NCEER-89-0021; 7/26/1989; 44 pages;


cover

Structural Control Considering Time-Rate of Control Forces and Control Rate Constraints

F.Y.Cheng, C.P.Pantelides; NCEER-89-0020; 8/3/1989; 62 pages;


cover

ARMA Monte Carlo Simulation in Probabilistic Structural Analysis

P.D.Spanos, M.P.Mignolet; NCEER-89-0016; 7/10/1989; 40 pages;


cover

Program EXKAL2 for Identification of Structural Dynamic Systems

O.Maruyama, C-B.Yun, M.Hoshiya, M.Shinozuka; NCEER-89-0014; 5/19/1989; 198 pages;


cover

Repair and Strengthening of Beam-to-Column Connections Subjected to Earthquake Loading

M.Corazao, A.J.Durrani; NCEER-89-0013; 2/28/1989; 124 pages;


cover

Recommended Modifications to ATC-14

C.D. Poland and J.O. Malley; NCEER-89-0012; 4/12/1989; 346 pages;


cover

Effects of the 1985 Michoacan Earthquake on Water Systems and Other Buried Lifelines in Mexico

A.G. Ayala and M.J. O'Rourke; NCEER-89-0009; 3/8/1989; 136 pages;


cover

Fundamentals of System Identification in Structural Dynamics

H.Imai, C-B.Yun, O.Maruyama, M.Shinozuka; NCEER-89-0008; 1/26/1989; 68 pages;


cover

Liquefaction Hazards and Their Effects on Buried Pipelines

T.D.O'Rourke, P.A.Lane; NCEER-89-0007; 2/1/1989; 200 pages;


cover

A Knowledge-Based Approach to Structural Design of Earthquake-Resistant Buildings

M.Subramani, P.Gergely, C.H.Conley, J.F.Abel and A.H. Zaghw; NCEER-89-0006; 1/15/1989; 112 pages;


cover

Experiment on Performance of Buried Pipelines Across San Andreas Fault

J.Isenberg, E.Richardson, T.D.O'Rourke; NCEER-89-0005; 3/10/1989; 76 pages;


cover

Experimental Study of "Elephant Foot Bulge" Instability of Thin-Walled Metal Tanks

Z-H.Jia, R.L.Ketter; NCEER-89-0004; 2/22/1989; 62 pages;


cover

Hysteretic Columns Under Random Excitations

G.Q.Cai, Y.K.Lin; NCEER-89-0003; 1/9/1989; 48 pages;


cover

Statistical Evaluation of Response Modification Factors for Reinforced Concrete Structures

H.H.M.Hwang, J-W.Jaw; NCEER-89-0002; 2/17/1989; 100 pages;


cover

Reinforced Concrete Frame Component Testing Facility - Design, Construction, Instrumentation and Operation

S.P. Pessiki, C.H. Conley, T. Bond, P. Gergely, R.N. White; NCEER-88-0047; 12/16/1988; 56 pages;


cover

Preliminary Studies of the Effects of Degrading Infill Walls on the Nonlinear Seismic Response of Steel Frames

C.Z. Chrysostomou, P. Gergely and J.F. Abel; NCEER-88-0046; 12/19/1988; 108 pages;


cover

First Expert Panel Meeting on Disaster Research and Planning

J. Pantelic, J. Stoyle; NCEER-88-0045; 9/15/1988; 80 pages;


cover

SARCF User's Guide: Seismic Analysis of Reinforced Concrete Frames

Y.S. Chung, C. Meyer, M. Shinozuka; NCEER-88-0044; 11/9/1988; 164 pages;


cover

Nonstationary Models of Seismic Ground Acceleration

M. Grigoriu, S.E. Ruiz, E. Rosenblueth; NCEER-88-0043; 7/15/1988; 50 pages;


cover

Modeling Strong Ground Motion from Multiple Event Earthquakes

G.W. Ellis, A.S. Cakmak; NCEER-88-0042; 10/15/1988; 54 pages;


cover

Small-Scale Modeling Techniques for Reinforced Concrete Structures Subjected to Seismic Loads

W. Kim, A. El-Attar, R.N.White; NCEER-88-0041; 11/22/1988; 90 pages;


cover

Seismic Behavior of Flat Slab High-Rise Buildings in the New York City Area

P. Weidlinger, M. Ettouney; NCEER-88-0039; 10/15/1988; 68 pages;


cover

Teflon Bearings in Aseismic Base Isolation: Experimental Studies and Mathematical Modeling

A. Mokha, M.C. Constantinou and A.M. Reinhorn; NCEER-88-0038; 12/5/1988; 296 pages;


cover

Optimal Placement of Actuators for Structural Control

F.Y. Cheng, C.P. Pantelides; NCEER-88-0037; 8/15/1988; 82 pages;


cover

Seismic Response of Pile Foundations

S.M. Mamoon, P.K. Banerjee, S. Ahmad; NCEER-88-0034; 11/1/1988; 62 pages;


cover

The Behavior and Design of Noncontact Lap Splices Subjected to Repeated Inelastic Tensile Loading

V.E. Sagan, P. Gergely, R.N. White; NCEER-88-0033; 12/8/1988; 160 pages;


cover

A Re-evaluation of Design Spectra for Seismic Damage Control

C.J. Turkstra and A.G. Tallin; NCEER-88-0032; 11/7/1988; 82 pages;


cover

Design Approaches for Soil-Structure Interaction

A.S. Veletsos, A.M. Prasad and Y. Tang; NCEER-88-0031; 12/30/1988; 46 pages;


cover

Nonnormal Accelerations Due to Yielding in a Primary Structure

D.C.K. Chen, L.D. Lutes; NCEER-88-0030; 9/19/1988; 54 pages;


cover

Response Analysis of Stochastic Structures

A. Kardara, C. Bucher and M. Shinozuka; NCEER-88-0029; 9/22/1988; 72 pages;


cover

Seismic Fragility Analysis of Plane Frame Structures

H.H.M. Hwang, Y.K. Low; NCEER-88-0028; 7/31/1988; 128 pages;


cover

Systems Study of Urban Response and Reconstruction Due to Catastrophic Earthquakes

F. Kozin, H.K. Zhou; NCEER-88-0027; 9/22/1988; 70 pages;


cover

Earthquake Simulation Tests of a Low-Rise Metal Structure

J.S. Hwang, K.C. Chang, G.C. Lee, R.L. Ketter; NCEER-88-0026; 8/1/1988; 76 pages;


cover

Experimental Study of Active Control of MDOF Structures Under Seismic Excitation

L.L. Chung, R.C. Lin, T.T. Soong, A.M. Reinhorn; NCEER-88-0025; 7/10/1988; 72 pages;


cover

Automated Seismic Design of Reinforced Concrete Buildings

Y.S. Chung, C. Meyer, M. Shinozuka; NCEER-88-0024; 7/5/1988; 106 pages;


cover

Multi-Hazard Risk Analysis: Case of a Simple Offshore Structure

B.K. Bhartia and E.H. Vanmarcke; NCEER-88-0023; 7/21/1988; 80 pages;


cover

Identification of the Serviceability Limit State And Detection of Seismic Structural Damage

E. DiPasquale, A.S. Cakmak; NCEER-88-0022; 6/15/1988; 88 pages;


cover

Seismic Interaction of Structures and Soils: Stochastic Approach

A.S. Veletsos and A.M. Prasad; NCEER-88-0021; 7/21/1988; 70 pages;


cover

A Response Spectrum Approach for Analysis of Nonclassically Damped Structures

J.N. Yang, S. Sarkani, F.X. Long; NCEER-88-0020; 4/22/1988; 72 pages;


cover

Experimental Investigation of Primary-Secondary System Interaction

G.D. Manolis, G. Juhn, A.M. Reinhorn; NCEER-88-0019; 5/27/1988; 62 pages;


cover

An Experimental Study of Seismic Structural Response With Added Viscoelastic Dampers

R.C. Lin, Z. Liang, T.T. Soong, R.H. Zhang; NCEER-88-0018; 6/30/1988; 82 pages;


cover

Dynamic Compliance of Vertically Loaded Strip Foundations in Multilayered Viscoelastic Soils

S. Ahmad, A.S.M. Israil; NCEER-88-0017; 6/17/1988; 60 pages;


cover

Damage Assessment of Reinforced Concrete Structures in Eastern United States

A.M. Reinhorn, M.J. Seidel, S.K. Kunnath and Y.J. Park; NCEER-88-0016; 6/15/1988; 170 pages;


cover

Two- and Three-Dimensional Dynamic Finite Element Analyses of the Long Valley Dam

D.V. Griffiths, J.H. Prevost; NCEER-88-0015; 6/17/1988; 64 pages;


cover

A Study of Radiation Damping and Soil-Structure Interaction Effects in the Centrifuge

K. Weissman (Supervised by J.H. Prevost); NCEER-88-0013; 5/24/1988; 118 pages;


cover

A New Solution Technique for Randomly Excited Hysteretic Structures

G.Q. Cai, Y.K. Lin; NCEER-88-0012; 5/16/1988; 56 pages;


cover

Seismic Floor Response Spectra for a Combined System by Green's Functions

F.M. LaVelle, L.A. Bergman, P.D. Spanos; NCEER-88-0011; 5/1/1988; 46 pages;


cover

Seismic Fragility Analysis of Shear Wall Structures

J-W. Jaw, H.H.M. Hwang; NCEER-88-0009; 4/30/1988; 60 pages;


cover

Reliability Analysis of Code-Designed Structures Under Natural Hazards

H.H.M. Hwang, H. Ushiba, M. Shinozuka; NCEER-88-0008; 2/29/1988; 138 pages;


cover

Seismic Performance Assessment of Code-Designed Structures

H.H.M. Hwang, J-W. Jaw, H-J. Shau; NCEER-88-0007; 3/20/1988; 64 pages;


cover

Combining Structural Optimization and Structural Control

F.Y. Cheng, C.P. Pantelides; NCEER-88-0006; 1/10/1988; 82 pages;


cover

Stochastic Finite Element Expansion for Random Media

P.D. Spanos, R. Ghanem; NCEER-88-0005; 3/14/1988; 46 pages;


cover

Iterative Seismic Analysis of Primary-Secondary Systems

A. Singhal, L.D. Lutes and P.D. Spanos; NCEER-88-0004; 2/23/1988; 70 pages;


cover

Substructuring Techniques in the Time Domain for Primary-Secondary Structural Systems

G.D. Manolis and G. Juhn; NCEER-88-0003; 2/10/1988; 72 pages;


cover

Optimal Control of Nonlinear Flexible Structures

J.N. Yang, F.X. Long and D. Wong; NCEER-88-0002; 1/22/1988; 110 pages;


cover

Workshop on Seismic Computer Analysis and Design Of Buildings With Interactive Graphics

W. McGuire, J.F. Abel and C.H. Conley; NCEER-88-0001; 1/18/1988; 48 pages;


cover

Design of a Modular Program for Transient Nonlinear Analysis of Large 3-D Building Structures

S. Srivastav and J.F. Abel; NCEER-87-0027; 12/30/1987; 88 pages;


cover

Report on the Whittier-Narrows, California, Earthquake of October 1,1987

J. Pantelic and A.M. Reinhorn; NCEER-87-0026; 11/1/1987; 36 pages;


cover

Vertical and Torsional Impedances for Radially Inhomogeneous Viscoelastic Soil Layers

K.W. Dotson and A.S. Veletsos; NCEER-87-0024; 12/1/1987; 48 pages;


cover

Active Structural Control in Civil Engineering

T.T. Soong; NCEER-87-0023; 11/11/1987; 44 pages;


cover

Seismic Damage Assessment of Reinforced Concrete Members

Y.S. Chung, C. Meyer and M. Shinozuka; NCEER-87-0022; 10/9/1987; 96 pages;


cover

Horizontal Impedances for Radially Inhomogeneous Viscoelastic Soil Layers

A.S. Veletsos and K.W. Dotson; NCEER-87-0021; 10/15/1987; 56 pages;


cover

A Nonstationary Solution in Random Vibration Theory

J.R. Red-Horse and P.D. Spanos; NCEER-87-0020; 11/3/1987; 46 pages;


cover

Modal Analysis of Nonclassically Damped Structural Systems Using Canonical Transformation

J.N. Yang, S. Sarkani and F.X. Long; NCEER-87-0019; 9/27/1987; 78 pages;


cover

Digital Simulation of Seismic Ground Motion

M. Shinozuka, G. Deodatis and T. Harada; NCEER-87-0017; 8/31/1987; 58 pages;


cover

Pipeline Experiment at Parkfield, California

J. Isenberg and E. Richardson; NCEER-87-0016; 9/15/1987; 40 pages;


cover

Detection and Assessment of Seismic Structural Damage

E. DiPasquale and A.S. Cakmak; NCEER-87-0015; 8/25/1987; 96 pages;


cover

Frequency Response of Secondary Systems Under Seismic Excitation

J.A. HoLung, J. Cai and Y.K. Lin; NCEER-87-0013; 7/31/1987; 98 pages;


cover

Vertical and Torsional Vibration of Foundations in Inhomogeneous Media

A.S. Veletsos and K.W. Dotson; NCEER-87-0010; 6/1/1987; 48 pages;


cover

Liquefaction Potential for New York State: A Preliminary Report on Sites in Manhattan and Buffalo

M. Budhu, V. Vijayakumar, R.F. Giese and L. Baumgras; NCEER-87-0009; 8/31/1987; 52 pages;


cover

Instantaneous Optimal Control Laws for Tall Buildings Under Seismic Excitations

J.N. Yang, A. Akbarpour and P. Ghaemmaghami; NCEER-87-0007; 6/10/1987; 106 pages;


cover

A Finite Element Formulation for Nonlinear Viscoplastic Material Using a Q Model

O. Gyebi and G. Dasgupta; NCEER-87-0005; 11/2/1987; 166 pages;


cover

The System Characteristics and Performance of a Shaking Table

J.S. Hwang, K.C. Chang and G.C. Lee; NCEER-87-0004; 6/1/1987; 48 pages;


cover

Experimental Evaluation of Instantaneous Optimal Algorithms for Structural Control

R.C. Lin, T.T. Soong and A.M. Reinhorn; NCEER-87-0002; 4/20/1987; 68 pages;