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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

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TOC: The table of contents is provided.

Notes: This report is only offered as a PDF and can be downloaded from here. No hard copies are available.

Keywords: Bearing. Pipelines. Ground oscillation. Loss estimation. Unreinforced masonry assemblages. Retrofit demonstrations. Soil shear-wave velocities. Seismic responses. Base isolation. Peer nonstructural components. Bridge damages. Scale rubber bearing isolators. Shear strength. Rectangular building columns. Seismic loads. Seismic performances. Bridge structural fragility's. Highway overpass bridges. Shake table tests. Seismic instrumentation.

Abstract: This book comprises the proceedings of the "2001 Earthquake Engineering Symposium for Young Researchers," conducted August 10-12, 2001, in Salt Lake City. Sponsored by the National Science Foundation, Research Experience for Undergraduates Program, the symposium was the culmination of an eight-week program in which each student interned with a faculty advisor affiliated with one of the three earthquake centers: the Mid-America Earthquake Center (MAE), the Pacific Earthquake Engineering Research Center (PEER), or the Multidisciplinary Center for Earthquake Engineering Research (MCEER). The proceedings contain the presentations of the research interns on many facets of earthquake engineering. Numerous figures accompany the text.