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Introduction to Dynamics of Structures and Earthquake Engineering by Gian Paolo Cimellaro, Sebastiano Marasco Introduction to Dynamics of Structures and Earthquake Engineering
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This work is an elementary but comprehensive textbook which provides the latest updates in the fields of Earthquake Engineering, Dynamics of Structures, Seismology and Seismic Design, introducing relevant new topics to the fields such as the Neodeterministic method.
Format: Mixed media product - Released: 10/04/2018

Earthquake Engineering and Structural Dynamics in Memory of Ragnar Sigbjoernsson Selected Topics by Rajesh Rupakhety Earthquake Engineering and Structural Dynamics in Memory of Ragnar Sigbjoernsson Selected Topics

This book presents methods and results that cover and extend beyond the state-of-the-art in structural dynamics and earthquake engineering.
Format: Hardback - Released: 19/12/2017

Seismic Fragility Assessment for Buildings due to Earthquake Excitation by FADZLI MOHAMED NAZRI Seismic Fragility Assessment for Buildings due to Earthquake Excitation

This book presents a simplified approach to earthquake engineering by developing the fragility curve for regular and irregular moment-resisting frames based on different types of structural material, height, and ground motion records.
Format: Paperback - Released: 07/12/2017

Seismic Design of Concrete Buildings to Eurocode 8 by Michael N. (UNIVERSITY OF PATRAS,GREECE) Fardis, Eduardo C. (GAPRES SA, Portugal) Carvalho, Peter (University of Ljublj Fajfar Seismic Design of Concrete Buildings to Eurocode 8
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The design of structures in general, and prestressed concrete structures in particular, requires considerably more information than is contained in building codes. A sound understanding of structural behaviour at all stages of loading is essential. This textbook presents a detailed...
Format: Hardback - Released: 29/09/2017

Innovative Earthquake Soil Dynamics by Takaji (Chuo University, Tokyo, Japan) Kokusho Innovative Earthquake Soil Dynamics
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Innovative Earthquake Soil Dynamics deals with soil dynamics in earthquake engineering and includes almost all aspects of soil behavior. Both generally accepted basic knowledge as well as advanced and innovative views are accommodated. Major topics are (i) seismic site amplification,...
Format: Hardback - Released: 27/07/2017

Earthquake Engineering by Devin Burns Earthquake Engineering


Format: Hardback - Released: 26/06/2017

Earthquake Engineering Concepts and Applications by Agnes Nolan Earthquake Engineering Concepts and Applications


Format: Hardback - Released: 02/06/2017

Earthquake Engineering for Structural Design by Victor Gioncu, ENG. Federico Mazzolani Earthquake Engineering for Structural Design
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Developments in Earthquake Engineering have focussed on the capacity and response of structures. They often overlook the importance of seismological knowledge to earthquake-proofing of design. It is not enough only to understand the anatomy of the structure, you must also...
Format: Paperback - Released: 31/05/2017

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Earthquake-Actuated Automatic Gas Shutoff Devices (25-16) by American Society of Civil Engineers Earthquake-Actuated Automatic Gas Shutoff Devices (25-16)

This standard provides current minimum functionality requirements for earthquake-actuated automatic gas shutoff devices. These devices contain both a means of sensing seismic activity and a way of shutting off the flow of gas. Applicable to systems carrying natural gas and...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/05/2018

Advances in Indian Earthquake Engineering and Seismology Contributions in Honour of Jai Krishna by M.L. Sharma Advances in Indian Earthquake Engineering and Seismology Contributions in Honour of Jai Krishna

This edited volume is an up-to-date guide for students, policy makers and engineers on earthquake engineering, including methods and technologies for seismic hazard detection and mitigation.
Format: Hardback - Released: 05/06/2018

Proceedings of the International Conference on Earthquake Engineering and Structural Dynamics by Rajesh Rupakhety Proceedings of the International Conference on Earthquake Engineering and Structural Dynamics

This book includes a collection of chapters that were presented at the international conference on earthquake engineering and structural dynamics (ICESD), held between 12-14 June 2017 in Reykjavik, Iceland.
Format: Hardback - Released: 08/07/2018

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Performance-Based Seismic Design of Concrete Structures and Infrastructures by Vagelis Plevris Performance-Based Seismic Design of Concrete Structures and Infrastructures

Presents the latest trends and emerging data associated with structural design. Highlighting key topics such as seismic assessments, shear wall structures, and infrastructure resilience, this is an ideal resource for all academics, students, professionals, and researchers seeking new knowledge on...
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/05/2017

Introduction to Earthquake Engineering by Hector (University of the Pacific, Stockton, California, USA) Estrada, Luke S. (University of the Pacific, Stockton, Calif Lee Introduction to Earthquake Engineering
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This book is intended primarily as a textbook for students studying structural engineering. It covers three main areas in the analysis and design of structural systems subjected to seismic loading: basic seismology, basic structural dynamics, and code-based calculations used to...
Format: Hardback - Released: 15/05/2017

Computational Methods in Earthquake Engineering Volume 3 by Vagelis Plevris Computational Methods in Earthquake Engineering Volume 3

This is the third book in a series on Computational Methods in Earthquake Engineering. The purpose of this volume is to bring together the scientific communities of Computational Mechanics and Structural Dynamics, offering a wide coverage of timely issues on...
Format: Hardback - Released: 04/01/2017

Seismic Design of Buildings to Eurocode 8, Second Edition by Ahmed Y. Elghazouli Seismic Design of Buildings to Eurocode 8, Second Edition

This book focuses on the seismic design of building structures and their foundations to Eurocode 8. It covers the principles of seismic design in a clear but brief manner and then links these concepts to the provisions of Eurocode 8....
Format: Hardback - Released: 24/11/2016

Post-Earthquake Fire Analysis in Urban Structures Risk Management Strategies by Behrouz (Amirkabir University of Technology, Tehran, Iran) Behnam Post-Earthquake Fire Analysis in Urban Structures Risk Management Strategies
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Post-earthquake fire is one of the most complicated problems resulting from earthquakes and presents a serious risk to urban structures. Most standards and codes ignore the possibility of post-earthquake fire; thus it is not factored in when determining the ability...
Format: Hardback - Released: 07/11/2016

Modern Earthquake Engineering Offshore and Land-based Structures by Junbo Jia Modern Earthquake Engineering Offshore and Land-based Structures

This book focuses on the application of earthquake engineering to offshore infrastructures. It covers a wide range of topics, from seismology to the seismic performance of arctic structures.
Format: Hardback - Released: 02/10/2016

Performance-Based Seismic Engineering: Vision for an Earthquake Resilient Society by Matej Fischinger Performance-Based Seismic Engineering: Vision for an Earthquake Resilient Society

The Bled workshops have traditionally produced reference documents providing visions for the future development of earthquake engineering as foreseen by leading researchers in the field.
Format: Paperback - Released: 27/09/2016

Engineering for Earthquake Disaster Mitigation by Masanori Hamada Engineering for Earthquake Disaster Mitigation

Earthquake and tsunami disasters have been increasing rapidly and globally in the last quarter-century. The purpose of this book is to provide essential knowledge and information on the mitigation of earthquakes and tsunamis for graduate students, young researchers, and geotechnical...
Format: Paperback - Released: 27/09/2016

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