Database on Performance of High-Rise Reinforced Concrete Buildings in the 2015 Nepal Earthquake
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25 Jul 2015 | | Contributor(s):: Prateek Shah, Santiago Pujol, Aishwarya Puranam
This database was last updated July 19, 2015.Note: Additional data will be added to this database in the near future.Note: Photo logs provided under the ‘Drawings’ column will be updated with precise locations where photographs were taken.Note: Data were also collected for 146 low-rise reinforced...
Database on Performance of Low-Rise Reinforced Concrete Buildings in the 2015 Nepal Earthquake
16 Jul 2015 | | Contributor(s):: Prateek Shah, Santiago Pujol, Aishwarya Puranam, Lucas Laughery
On April 25, 2015, a magnitude 7.8 earthquake occurred in Nepal. It caused more than 8500 casualties and left over 22,000 people injured. Another major earthquake of magnitude 7.3 occurred in Nepal on May 12, 2015. Thousands of buildings were destroyed and many more rendered unsafe.