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  1. FLECHA: A macro-enabled spreadsheet for developing moment-curvature diagrams

    17 Apr 2018 | Contributor(s):: Santiago Pujol

    FLECHA is a macro-enabled spreadsheet program for developing moment-curvature diagrams for reinforced concrete sections. The spreadsheet was written by Santiago Pujol and was last revised in April 2001. 

  2. 2017 Pohang Earthquake - Reinforced Concrete Building Damage Survey

    08 Apr 2018 | Contributor(s):: Chungwook Sim, Lucas Laughery, T. C. Chiou, Pu-wen Weng

    This dataset was last updated on April 8, 2018.The earthquake in Korea occurred on November 15, 2017 with a moment magnitude of 5.4.  Heunghae and Pohang were the two major cities that were damaged during the event. No person were killed during the event and 82 were...

  3. Behavior, Analysis and Design of Complex Wall Systems (NEES-2005-0104)

    11 Oct 2017 | Contributor(s):: Laura Lowes, Daniel Kuchma, Dawn Lehman, Jian Zhang

    Title: Behavior, Analysis and Design of Complex Wall Systems (NEES-2005-0104)Year Of Curation: 2014Description: The laboratory testing presented here was conducted as part of a larger effort that employed laboratory testing and numerical simulation to advance understanding of the earthquake...

  4. Using NEES as a Testbed for Studying Soil-Foundation-Structure Interaction: Shaking Table Tests (NEES-2005-0032)

    21 Sep 2017 | Contributor(s):: Mehdi Saiidi

    Title: Using NEES as a Testbed for Studying Soil-Foundation-Structure Interaction: Shaking Table Tests (NEES-2005-0032)Year Of Curation: 2011Description: The primary objectives of this project are two folds: (1) to demonstrate how researchers from multiple universities can conduct collaborative...

  5. The Effect of Scale on the Resistance of Reinforced Concrete Beams to Shear (NEES-2012-1169)

    21 Sep 2017 | Contributor(s):: Santiago Pujol

    Title: The Effect of Scale on the Resistance of Reinforced Concrete Beams to Shear (NEES-2012-1169)Year Of Curation: 2015Description: Tests of reinforced concrete beams have shown that as the depth increases, unit shear strength decreases. Researchers have warned of the potential...

  6. Earthquake Simulation Tests of High-Rise RC Residential Buildings (NEES-2014-1256)

    31 Aug 2017 | Contributor(s):: Han Seon Lee

    Title: Earthquake Simulation Tests of High-Rise RC Residential Buildings (NEES-2014-1256)Year Of Curation: 2014Description: The structural systems for the residential apartments, which cover more than 58% of the total number of the residential units in Korea, are generally high-rise...

  7. Experimental Investigation of a Full-Scale Flat-Plate RC Structure Subjected to Cyclic Lateral Loading (NEES-2008-0625)

    31 Aug 2017 | Contributor(s):: Mete Sozen, Michael Kreger

    Title: Experimental Investigation of a Full-Scale Flat-Plate Reinforced Concrete Structure Subjected to Cyclic Lateral Loading in the Inelastic Range of Response (NEES-2008-0625)Year Of Curation: 2011Description: A full-scale three-story reinforced concrete flat-plate structure was subjected to...

  8. Damage Detection of Reinforced Concrete Columns Subjected to Combined Actions (NEES-2010-0882)

    31 Aug 2017 | Contributor(s):: Yi-Ling Mo, Gangbing Song

    Title: Damage Detection of Reinforced Concrete Columns Subjected to Combined Actions (NEES-2012-0882)Year Of Curation: 2012Description: The intent of this research project is to further explore the knowledge of smart aggregates developed at UH at the practical level so that they can be widely...

  9. Reinforced Concrete Columns Reinforced with High-Strength Steel (NEES-2010-0904)

    24 Aug 2017 | Contributor(s):: Santiago Pujol, Andres Lepage

    Title: Reinforced Concrete Columns Reinforced with High-Strength Steel (NEES-2010-0904)Year Of Curation: 2015Description: In this project, the use high-strength bars (having a yield stress exceeding 80 ksi) as longitudinal reinforcement for columns is reconsidered. The focus of the work...

  10. Hybrid Simulation and Shake-Table Tests on RC Buildings With Masonry Infill Walls (NEES-2006-0135)

    10 Aug 2017 | Contributor(s):: Khalid Mosalam

    Title: Hybrid Simulation and Shake-Table Tests on RC Buildings With Masonry Infill Walls (NEES-2006-0135)Year Of Curation: 2009Description: The project aims towards developing a unified on-line experimental methodology combined with simulation to determine the dynamic performance of complex...

  11. Small-Amplitude Vibration Tests of a Full-Scale Reinforced Concrete Flat-Plate Structure (NEES-2014-1247)

    10 Aug 2017 | Contributor(s):: Santiago Pujol

    Title: Small-Amplitude Vibration Tests of a Full-Scale Reinforced Concrete Flate-Plate Structure (NEES-2014-1247)Year Of Curation: 2014Description: The lateral stiffness and the free-vibration frequencies of a full-scale reinforced-concrete flat-plate structure were estimated by means of...

  12. Inelastic Web Crushing Performance Limits of High-Strength-Concrete Structural Walls (NEES-2005-0078)

    07 Aug 2017 | Contributor(s):: Rigoberto Burgueno, Eric Hines

    Title: Inelastic Web Crushing Performance Limits of High-Strength-Concrete Structural Walls (NEES-2011-0078)Year Of Curation: 2011Description: Recent research findings indicate that the design of high-capacity shear walls with stable ductile behavior is possible if rational failure modes that...

  13. Lateral Load Behavior and Modeling of Shear-Dominant RC Walls for Performance-Based Design (NEES-2012-1131)

    07 Aug 2017 | Contributor(s):: John Wallace

    Title: Lateral Load Behavior and Modeling of Shear-Dominant RC Walls for Performance-Based Design (NEES-2012-1131)Year Of Curation: 2014Description: The goals of the research are to develop and validate new modeling approaches appropriate for combined gravity and earthquake loads for buildings...

  14. Experimental Study of Frame-Wall Interaction in RC Structures Subjected to Strong Earthquake Motions (NEES-2011-1019)

    03 Aug 2017 | Contributor(s):: Daniel Abrams, Mete Sozen

    Title: Experimental Study of Frame-Wall Interaction in Reinforced Concrete Structures Subjected to Strong Earthquake Motions (NEES-2011-1019)Year Of Curation: 2012Description: The objective of the experimental study was to develop a better understanding of the response of frame-wall structures...

  15. NEES: Shear Wall Database

    02 Aug 2017 |

    AuthorsThis database was assembled by researchers at Tongji University. The database was published at NEEShub on December 05 2010 and has been reproduced here to preserve the data and ensure continued access. Databasedoi: 10.4231/D38C9R416This structural performance database contains material...

  16. Post-Tensioned Coupled Shear Wall Systems (NEES-2010-0922)

    02 Jul 2017 | | Contributor(s):: Yahya Kurama, Michael McGinnis

    Title: Post-Tensioned Coupled Shear Wall Systems (NEES-2010-0922)Year Of Curation: 2015Description: This project investigates the feasibility of a new structural system for seismic regions, i.e., a seismic-resistant reinforced concrete (RC) coupled shear wall system where the widely-used,...

  17. Behavior of Ten Story Reinforced Concrete Walls Subjected to Earthquake Motions (NEES-2010-0915)

    02 Jul 2017 | | Contributor(s):: Mete Sozen

    Title: Behavior of Ten Story Reinforced Concrete Walls Subjected to Earthquake Motions (NEES-2010-0915)Year Of Curation: 2012Description: The overall objective of this work was to investigate the response of multi-story reinforced concrete structures resisting earthquake forces primarily through...

  18. Highly-Damage-Tolerant Slab-Column Frame Systems (NEES-2006-0116)

    20 Jun 2017 | | Contributor(s):: Gustavo Parra-Montesinos

    Title: Highly-Damage-Tolerant Slab-Column Frame Systems (NEES-2006-0116)Year Of Curation: 2011Description: Structural systems that combine reinforced concrete (RC) slab-column frames with moment resisting frames or shear walls find wide applications in zones of moderate and high seismicity. Due...

  19. Drift of Reinforced Concrete Structures Subjected to Strong Ground Motions

    05 Apr 2017 | | Contributor(s):: Lucas Laughery, Santiago Pujol

    Overview:This dataset contains summary results from tests of reinforced concrete structures in the laboratory, as well as from measured responses of reinforced concrete buildings in the field. The dataset was compiled as part of the doctoral work of the primary author. It was used to evaluate an...

  20. Minimum amount of High-Strength Steel Reinforcement in Reinforced Concrete Elements

    08 Jan 2017 | | Contributor(s):: Aishwarya Y Puranam, Santiago Pujol

    This dataset consists of tests on one-way slabs and walls to study the minimum amount of high-strength steel reinforcement in concrete elements. Data for the tests on walls is publicly available as of 1/11/2017.Data for the tests on slabs was updated on 01/08/2017The tests were conducted at...