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Electric Power Research

Reports

Technical Reports

  MCEER-05-0008   N. Murota, M.Q. Feng and Y-L. Gee  $35.00
Experimental and Analytical Studies of Base Isolation Systems for Seismic Protection of Power Transformers.

  MCEER-98-MN02   Edited by M.Shinozuka, A.Rose, R.Eguchi  $25.00
Engineering and Socioeconomic Impacts of Earthquakes: An Analysis of Electricity Lifeline Disruptions in the New Madrid Area.

Reconnaissance

  MCEER-00-0003   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  $30.00
The Chi-Chi, Taiwan Earthquake of September 21, 1999: Reconnaissance Report.
A summary of this report can be viewed here. Additional web-based materials can be viewed here.

  MCEER-99-SP03   G.Lee, M.Bruneau, I.G.Buckle, S.Chang, P.Flores, J.Goltz, T.O'Rourke, M.Shinozuka, T.Soong, L.Taddeo  $5.00
MCEER/NCREE Response: The 921 Taiwan Earthquake.
This report can be downloaded in PDF format from here. Additional reconnaissance information is available from here.

  NCEER-95-0015   Edited by M.Shinozuka  $20.00
The Hanshin-Awaji Earthquake of January 17, 1995: Performance of Lifelines.

  NCEER-90-0001   T.D.O'Rourke, H.E.Stewart, F.T.Blackburn, T.S.Dickerman  $10.00
Geotechnical and Lifeline Aspects of the October 17,1989 Loma Prieta Earthquake in San Francisco.

  NCEER-95-0014   J-R.Huo, H.H.M.Hwang  $15.00
Seismic Fragility Analysis of Equipment and Structures in a Memphis Electric Substation.

Articles from MCEER's Research Progress and Accomplishments Volumes

Seismic Perfrmance Analysis of Electric Power Systems (1997-1999) (PDF 0.58 MB)

Masanobu Shinozuka, Tsen-Chung Cheng, Maria Q. Feng and Sheng-Taur Mau

Restoration Modeling of Lifeline Systems (2003-2004) (PDF 1.06 MB)

Rachel A. Davidson and Zehra Çagnan

Resilience of Integrated Power and Water Systems (2003-2004) (PDF 2.02 MB)

Masanobu Shinozuka, Stephanie E. Chang, Tsen-Chung Cheng, Maria Feng, Thomas D. O’Rourke, M. Ala Saadeghvaziri, Xuejiang Dong, Xianhe Jin, Yu Wang and Peixin Shi

Assessing the Role of Lifeline Systems in Community Disaster Resilience (2003-2004) (PDF 0.63 MB)

Stephanie E. Chang and Christopher Chamberlin

Advances in Seismic Performance Evaluation of Power Systems (2001-2003) (PDF 4.52 MB)

Masanobu Shinozuka, Maria Feng, Xuejiang Dong, Stephanie Chang, Tsen-Chung Cheng, Xianhe Jin and M. Ala Saadeghvaziri

Understanding Sources of Economic Resiliency to Hazards: Modeling the Behavior of Lifeline Service Customers (2001-2003) (PDF 0.75 MB)

Adam Rose and Shu-Yi Liao

Experimental and Analytical Study of Base-Isolation for Electric Power Equipments (2000-2001) (PDF 0.58 MB)

M. Ala Saadeghvaziri and Maria Q. Feng

Using Cost-Benefit Analysis to Evaluate Mitigation for Lifeline Systems (2000-2001) (PDF 0.28 MB)

Howard Kunreuther (Coordinating Author)

MCEER Bulletin Articles

MCEER Workshop Focuses on Improving Earthquake Response of Substation Equipment (December 2008)

Resilience of Electric Power Substation Equipment is Focus of Latest MCEER-Industry Studies (December 2008)

Fall 2008 IEEE 693 Meeting Held at UB (December 2008)

LADWP Adopts MCEER Decision Support System (Summer 2006)

MCEER Establishes Electrical Utility Consortium (Spring 2005)

Articles from MCEER's Student Research Progress and Accomplishments Volumes

Issues of Seismic Response and Retrofit for Critical Substation Equipment (2002-2003) (PDF 0.62 MB)

Ali Ashraf, New Jersey Institute of Technology; advisor: M. Ala Saadeghvaziri

Post-Earthquake Lifeline Servie Restoration Modeling (2002-2003) (PDF 0.23 MB)

Zehra Cagnan, Cornell University; advisor: Rachel Davidson

Analytical Study on Rehabilitation of Critical Electric Power System Components (2001-2002) (PDF 0.25 MB)

Seyed Ai Ashrafi, New Jersey Institute of Technology; advisor: M. Ala Saadeghvaziri

Estimating Indirect Economic Losses from Electricity Lifeline Disruption Following Catastrophic Earthquake in Memphis, TN. (2000-2001) (PDF 0.13 MB)

Gauri-Shankar Guha, Pennsylvania State University

Using Cost-Benefit Analysis to Evaluate Mitigation for Lifeline Systems (2000-2001) (PDF 0.09 MB)

Chris Cyr, University of Pennsylvania

Student Research Posters

Seismic Design and Rehabilitation Strategies for Power Systems with Considerations to Other Extreme Events (2006) (PDF 2.31 MB)

Navid H. Allahverdi Pur; New Jersey Institute of Technology; advisor: M. Saadeghvaziri

Qualification Test of 230kV Vertical-Break Disconnect Switch System (2006) (PDF 4.84 MB)

D. Kong; University at Buffalo; investigators: A.M. Reinhorn; A. Filiatrault; A. Schiff

Modeling of Fire Following Earthquakes (2006) (PDF 0.86 MB)

Selina W. Lee; Cornell University; advisor: Rachel A. Davidson

Analytical Study on Rehabilitation of Critical Electric Power System Components (2005) (PDF 0.37 MB)

Navid H. Allahverdi, New Jersey Institute of Technology; advisor: M. Ala Saadeghvaziri

Post-Earthquake Restoration Modeling for Electric Power Systems (PDF 2.84 MB)

Zehra Cagnan, Cornell University; advisor: Rachel Davidson

Seismic performance measures for Water and Electric Power Systems (2005) (PDF 3.95 MB)

Sanjay Coelho, University of British Columbia; advisor: Stephanie Chang

Two-Dimensional Shaking Table Test of Transformer Bushing with Seismic Isolation Device (2005) (PDF 3.3 MB)

Thu Pham, University of California at Irvine; advisor: Maria Feng