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  1. 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...

  2. 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...

  3. 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...

  4. Performance of Low-rise Reinforced Concrete Buildings in the 2016 Ecuador Earthquake

    25 Aug 2016 | | Contributor(s):: Chungwook Sim, Enrique Villalobos, Jhon Paul Smith, Pedro Rojas, Santiago Pujol, Aishwarya Y Puranam, Lucas Laughery

    This dataset was last updated on August 23, 2016.The earthquake in Ecuador occurred on April 16, 2016 with a moment magnitude of 7.8.  It caused more than 660 casualties and over 27,730 people were injured.  The majority of the human casualties and damage to infrastructure were...

  5. Response of High-Strength Steel Reinforced Concrete Frames to Simulated Earthquakes

    29 Jul 2016 | | Contributor(s):: Lucas Laughery, Santiago Pujol

    This dataset contains data from dynamic tests of four reinforced concrete portal frames. The frames were tested on the unidirectional earthquake simulator at Bowen Laboratory for Large-Scale Civil Engineering Research during the fall of 2015.Two each of two types of frame were built. The frames...

  6. Mete Sozen's Digital Library

    26 Jul 2016 | | Contributor(s):: Molly A. Stetler, Merve Usta

     This database has been created to preserve documents collected by Dr. Mete A. Sozen during his work as a Professor of Civil Engineering at Purdue University and University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign.This database is presented as a spreadsheet with each row containing...

  7. Performance of Reinforced Concrete Buildings in the 2016 Taiwan (Meinong) Earthquake

    13 Jun 2016 | | Contributor(s):: Purdue University, NCREE

    This dataset was last updated on May 12, 2016. Vetting is in progress and data are being added. On February 06, 2016, a magnitude 6.7 earthquake occurred in Meinong, Taiwan. Most of the damage to life and infrastructure concentrated in and around Tainan City located in the South Western...

  8. 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...

  9. 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:...

  10. 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...

  11. SERIES RC Walls Database

    14 Sep 2015 | | Contributor(s):: SERIES, Merve Usta

    This database was compiled by SERIES (www.dap.series.upatras.gr) and it has been reproduced here to preserve the data and ensure continued access. It includes material and geometric properties, experimental results, digital load-deflection records and references for tests of reinforced concrete...

  12. NEES: Performance Database for Reinforced Concrete Columns with Spiral Reinforcement

    04 Sep 2015 | | Contributor(s):: The National Institute of Standards (NIST): Taylor and Stone

    AuthorsThe authors of this database are the National Institute of Standards (NIST), Taylor and Stone. 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/D32F7JR0CThis performance database...

  13. 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...

  14. 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...

  15. 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...

  16. 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.

  17. Seismic Vulnerability Survey of Undamaged Reinforced Concrete Buildings

    18 May 2015 | | Contributor(s):: Ian Watkinson, Aishwarya Y Puranam, Chungwook Sim, Ayhan Irfanoglu, Santiago Pujol, Mete Sozen

    Seismic Vulnerability Survey of un-Damaged Reinforced Concrete Buildings

  18. 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

  19. 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

  20. Reinforced Concrete Columns Reinforced with High-Strength Steel

    23 Mar 2015 | | Contributor(s):: Jeffrey Rautenberg, Santiago Pujol, Andres Lepage

    Reinforced Concrete Columns Reinforced with High-Strength Steel