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  1. Proposed Locations for FEMA Trailers in Post-Katrina New Orleans, 2005 - 2006 (NEES-2014-1244)

    24 Aug 2017 | Contributor(s): Daniel Aldrich

    Title: Proposed Locations for FEMA Trailers in Post-Katrina New Orleans, 2005 - 2006 (NEES-2014-1244)Year Of Curation: 2014Description: The purpose of this study, Proposed Locations for FEMA Trailers in Post-Katrina New Orleans, 2005-2006, is to understand the factors affecting decision makers...

  2. Replication data: Time-series cross-sectional dataset on police jurisdictions in Tokyo, JP, 1922-1933 (NEES-2013-1228)

    24 Aug 2017 | Contributor(s): Daniel Aldrich

    Title: Replication data for: Time-series, cross-sectional dataset on police jurisdictions in Tokyo, Japan from 1922 until 1933 (NEES-2013-1228)Year Of Curation: 2014Description: The purpose of this study, Time-series, cross-sectional dataset on police jurisdictions in Tokyo, Japan from 1922 until...

  3. Testing of a New Line of Seismic Base Isolators called Earthquake protector (NEES-2006-0283)

    24 Aug 2017 | Contributor(s): Valentin Shustov

    Title: Testing of a New Line of Seismic Base Isolators called Earthquake protector (NEES-2006-0283)Year Of Curation: 2011Description: Status: Completed. The latest research activities at CSUN gave rise to the innovative passive control of building structures technology invented by Valentin...

  4. Teleoperated Shake Tables for Instruction (NEES-2006-0256)

    24 Aug 2017 | Contributor(s): Shirley Dyke, Richard Christenson, Sandra Courter

    Title: Teleoperated Shake Tables for Instruction (NEES-2012-0256)Year Of Curation: 2012Description: The project focuses on the development of instructional modules that are based around teleoperation of benchtop shake tables. Several instructional modules have been developed and are available on...

  5. Seismic Performance Assessment and Retrofit of Non-Ductile RC Frames with Infill Walls (NEES-2007-0422)

    24 Aug 2017 | Contributor(s): Benson Shing, Sarah Billington, Kaspar William

    Title: Seismic Performance Assessment and Retrofit of Non-Ductile RC Frames with Infill Walls (NEES-2007-0422)Year Of Curation: 2012Description: The data presented here is from a collaborative research project carried out by researchers from the University of California at San Diego, Stanford...

  6. Seismic Reflection Transect Across the New Madrid Seismic Zone: Imaging Sediment Structure (NEES-2006-0167)

    24 Aug 2017 | Contributor(s): Joan Gomberg, Robert Williams

    Title: Seismic Reflection Transect Across the New Madrid Seismic Zone: Imaging Sediment Structure (NEES-2006-0167)Year Of Curation: --Description: The overall goal of this project is to provide high-resolution images of the sediment structure in the Mississippi embayment, which will in turn...

  7. Earthquake Hazard Study - Pacific Northwest (NEES-2009-0671)

    24 Aug 2017 | Contributor(s): Robert Williams

    Title: Earthquake Hazard Study - Pacific Northwest (NEES-2009-0671)Year Of Curation: 2014Description: High-resolution P-wave seismic reflection imaging in urban areas of the Pacific NorthwestAward: PIs & CoPIs: Robert WilliamsDates: July 31, 2008 - August 12, 2008Organizations: U.S....

  8. High-Fidelity Site Characterization by Experimentation, Field Observation, and Inversion-Based Modeling (NEES-2007-0391)

    23 Aug 2017 | Contributor(s): Jacobo Bielak, Loukas Kallivokas

    Title: High-Fidelity Site Characterization by Experimentation, Field Observation, and Inversion-Based Modeling (NEES-2013-0391)Year Of Curation: 2013Description: The aim of this project is to develop the capability for characterizing the detailed geological structure and mechanical properties of...

  9. TIPS - Tools to Facilitate Widespread Use of Isolation and Protective Systems, a NEES/E-Defense Collaboration (NEES-2008-0571)

    22 Aug 2017 | Contributor(s): Kerri Ryan, Stephen Mahin, Gilberto Mosqueda

    Title: TIPS - Tools to Facilitate Widespread Use of Isolation and Protective Systems, a NEES/E-Defense Collaboration (NEES-2013-0571)Year Of Curation: 2013Description: Recent earthquakes have shown that even moderate ground shaking can produce large economic losses and major societal disruptions...

  10. Shear Strength Decay in Reinforced Concrete Columns Subjected to Large Deflection Reversals (NEES-2010-0905)

    22 Aug 2017 | Contributor(s): Mete Sozen, Jim Wight

    Title: Shear Strength Decay in Reinforced Concrete Columns Subjected to Large Deflection Reversals (NEES-2014-0905)Year Of Curation: 2014Description: This project undertook the investigation of the mode of failure for reinforced concrete columns subjected to several reversals of loading to...

  11. Seismic Response of Landfills: In-Situ Evaluation, Comparison to Laboratory Testing, and Impact on Analyses (NEES-2010-0920)

    22 Aug 2017 | Contributor(s): Dimitrios Zekkos

    Title: Seismic Response of Landfills:  In-Situ Evaluation of Dynamic Properties of Municipal Solid Waste, Comparison to Laboratory Testing, and Impact on Numerical Analyses (NEES-2010-0920)Year Of Curation: 2014Description: The increasing amounts of municipal solid waste (MSW) generated...

  12. Enabling Performance-Based Seismic Design of Multi-Story Cold-Formed Steel Structures (NEES-2010-0921)

    22 Aug 2017 | Contributor(s): Benjamin Shafer, Stephen Buonopane, Rob Madsen, Naru Nakata

    Title: Enabling Performance-Based Seismic Design of Multi-Story Cold-Formed Steel Structures (NEES-2010-0921)Year Of Curation: 2014Description: The goal of this research is to generate the knowledge needed to increase the seismic safety of buildings that use lightweight cold-formed steel (CFS)...

  13. Characterization of Dynamic Soil-Pile Interaction by Random Vibration Methods (NEES-2010-0940)

    22 Aug 2017 | Contributor(s): Jeramy Ashlock

    Title: Characterization of Dynamic Soil-Pile Interaction by Random Vibration Methods (NEES-2010-0940)Year Of Curation: 2013Description: This project utilized NEES equipment from the University of California, Los Angeles and the experimental field-test setup from the NEESR-SG project entitled...

  14. Seismic Earth Pressures on Retaining Structures (NEES-2010-0943)

    22 Aug 2017 | Contributor(s): Nicholas Sitar

    Title: Seismic Earth Pressures on Retaining Structures (NEES-2010-0943)Year Of Curation: 2014Description: The main objective of this research is to advance the analytical modeling of the dynamic forces acting on earth retaining structures during earthquakes. The methods currently in use have...

  15. Collaborative USGS-NEES Earthquake Hazard Studies in the New Madrid Seismic zone and Puget Sound, WA (NEES-2010-0962)

    22 Aug 2017 | Contributor(s): Robert Williams

    Title: Collaborative USGS-NEES Earthquake Hazard Studies in the New Madrid Seismic zone and Puget Sound, Washington (NEES-2010-0962)Year Of Curation: 2014Description: The overall goal of these experiments is to provide high-resolution images of the sediment structure and faults in the Arkansas...

  16. Using NEES as a Testbed for Studying Soil-Foundation-Structure Interaction (SFSI): Field Tests (NEES-2010-0964)

    22 Aug 2017 | Contributor(s): Sharon Wood

    Title: Using NEES as a Testbed for Studying Soil-Foundation-Structure Interaction (SFSI): Field Tests (NEES-2010-0964)Year Of Curation: 2011Description: These experiments are part of a collaborative research project to study soil-foundation-structure interaction. A continuous reinforced concrete...

  17. Properties of Cohesionless Soil Subsequent to Liquefaction and Resedimentation (NEES-2010-0975)

    22 Aug 2017 | Contributor(s): Ronaldo Borja, Jeffrey Evans, Edward Kavazanjian

    Title: Properties of Cohesionless Soil Subsequent to Liquefaction and Resedimentation (NEES-2014-0975)Year Of Curation: 2014Description: The project will experimentally and numerically investigate the properties of resedimented soil following liquefaction, including void ratio distribution and...

  18. Fiber Optic Method for Buried Pipelines Health Assessment after Earthquake-Induced Ground Movement (NEES-2010-0966)

    22 Aug 2017 | Contributor(s): Branko Glisic

    Title: Properties of Cohesionless Soil Subsequent to Liquefaction and Resedimentation (NEES-2010-0975)Year Of Curation: 2014Description: The project will experimentally and numerically investigate the properties of resedimented soil following liquefaction, including void ratio distribution and...

  19. Seismic imaging with Thumper for earthquake faults near Marianna, AR (NEES-2010-0878)

    22 Aug 2017 | Contributor(s): Robert Williams

     Title: Seismic imaging with Thumper for earthquake faults near Marianna, AR (NEES-2014-0878)Year Of Curation: 2014Description: Using Thumper, the minivibe from NEES at UT-Austin, we collected 10 km of new high-resolution P-wave seismic reflection data across distinct lineaments marked by...

  20. Landslide Tsunami Generator (NEES-2007-0343)

    21 Aug 2017 | Contributor(s): Hermann Fritz

    Title: Landslide Tsunami Generator (NEES-2007-0343)Year Of Curation: 2009Description: The ultimate long-term goal is to develop a fundamental understanding of the mechanism of tsunamigenic landslides and subsequent tsunami generation, propagation, and run-up. This would allow for improved...