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  1. 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...

  2. A New Perspective on the Tensile Strength of Lap Splices in Reinforced Concrete Members

    24 Mar 2015 | | Contributor(s):: Brian Richter, Santiago Pujol

    A New Perspective on the Tensile Strength of Lap Splices in Reinforced Concrete Members

  3. ACI 445B Shear Wall Database

    26 Aug 2015 | | Contributor(s):: Cheng Song, Ying Wang, Aishwarya Puranam, Santiago Pujol, ACI Subcommittee 445B, Merve Usta

    This structural wall performance database is being compiled and vetted several times per year by ACI Subcommittee 445B.It contains material and geometric properties, experimental results, and references for tests of reinforced concrete structural walls. Data from 521 wall tests are available in...

  4. 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...

  5. 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...

  6. BRI Wall Database

    02 Apr 2016 | | Contributor(s):: Merve Usta

     This database has been reproduced here to preserve the data and ensure continued access.The database builds on the report “Past Experimental Results on Reinforced Concrete Shear Walls and Analysis on Them” published by Masaya Hirosawa in March 1975. In this report, the author...

  7. Cyclic Tests of Steel Reinforced Concrete (SRC) Walls

    05 Feb 2016 | | Contributor(s):: Xiaodong Ji, Jiaru Qian, Zao Jiang, Ya Sun, Xinzheng Lu

    This dataset contains tests conducted at Tsinghua University on thirteen steel reinforced concrete shear walls. The shear walls had aspect ratios ranging from 2 to 2.3. All but two contained embedded structural steel sections in the boundary elements. Different shapes were examined, including:...

  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. Database of low-rise reinforced concrete buildings with earthquake damage

    23 Mar 2015 | | Contributor(s):: Chungwook Sim, Cheng Song, Nick Skok, Ayhan Irfanoglu, Santiago Pujol, Mete Sozen

    Database of low-rise reinforced concrete buildings with earthquake damage

  10. Database on Performance of High-Rise Reinforced Concrete Buildings in the 2015 Nepal Earthquake

    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...

  11. 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.

  12. 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...

  13. 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...

  14. Experimental and Analytical Investigation of Non-rectangular Walls under Multidirectional Loads

    24 Mar 2015 | | Contributor(s):: Catherine Ellen French, Ricardo Rafael Lopez, Sri Sritharan, Beth Brueggen, Benton Johnson

    Experimental and Analytical Investigation of Non-rectangular Walls under Multidirectional Loads

  15. 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...

  16. Experimental Investigation of a Full-Scale Flat-Plate Reinforced Concrete Structure Subjected to Cyclic Lateral Loading in the Inelastic Range of Response

    02 Nov 2015 | | Contributor(s):: Damon R. Fick

    Experimental Investigation of a Full-Scale Flat-Plate Reinforced Concrete Structure Subjected to Cyclic Lateral Loading in the Inelastic Range of Response.Reinforced concrete flat-plate construction is...

  17. 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...

  18. Experimental Study of Seismic Response of Reinforced Concrete Setback Buildings

    29 Jul 2015 | | Contributor(s):: Bahram M. Shahrooz, Jack P. Moehle

        "A one-quarter scale model of a two-bay by two-bay, six-story reinforced concrete ductile moment resisting frame having 50 percent setback at mid-height was designed, constructed, and tested. The prototype structure was designed for combined gravity and seismic...

  19. 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. 

  20. 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...