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  1. Innovative Economical Foundations with Improved Performance that is Less Sensitive to Site Conditions (NEES-2008-0565)

    25 Sep 2017 | Contributor(s):: Bruce Kutter

    Title: Innovative Economical Foundations with Improved Performance that is Less Sensitive to Site Conditions (NEES-2009-0565)Year Of Curation: 2011Description: This research project started with investigating innovative foundations that improve performance of bridges during earthquakes with...

  2. Evaluation of Ground Rupture Effects on Critical Lifelines (NEES-2005-0013)

    07 Aug 2017 | Contributor(s):: Thomas O'Rourke, Kathleen Krafft, Michael O'Rourke, Harry Stewart, Michael Symans

    Title: Evaluation of Ground Rupture Effects on Critical Lifelines (NEES-2005-0013)Year Of Curation: 2011Description: A suite of experiments was performed to investigate the performance of buried pipelines and conduits subjected to large ground deformations. Full-scale laboratory tests were...

  3. Centrifuge Tests for Soil-Culvert-Interaction of Square Box Culvert In Dry Cohesionless Soil (NEES-2010-0969)

    03 Aug 2017 | Contributor(s):: Hesham Naggar

    Title: Centrifuge Tests for Static and Seismic Soil-Culvert-Interaction (SCI) of Square Box Culvert Inside Dry Cohesionless Soil (NEES-2010-0969)Year Of Curation: 2014Description: The purpose of this research is to investigate the effect of static loads due to soil and surficial foundation as...

  4. Evaluation of nonlinear site response of soft clay using centrifuge models (NEES-2009-0696)

    20 Jul 2017 | Contributor(s):: Scott Brandenberg, Jonathan Stewart

    Title: Evaluation of nonlinear site response of soft clay using centrifuge models (NEES-2009-0696)Year Of Curation: 2011Description: Centrifuge models of a deposit of soft clay were constructed in the hinged-plate container and tested under large seismic demands for the purpose of validating...

  5. Seismically Induced Delayed-Landslides in Homogeneous Cohesive Slopes and Embankments (NEES-2007-0412)

    28 Jun 2017 | Contributor(s):: Joseph Wartman

    Title: Seismically Induced Delayed-Landslides in Homogeneous Cohesive Slopes and Embankments (NEES-2007-0412)Year Of Curation: 2011Description: Project is designed to track the pore pressure generation/dissipation as a function of varying shaking events. These pore pressure regimes are studied...

  6. Using NEES as a Testbed for Studying Soil-Foundation-Structure Interaction: Centrifuge Tests (NEES-2006-0180)

    26 Jun 2017 | Contributor(s):: Bruce Kutter, Pedro Arduino, Boris Jeremic, Dan Wilson

    Title: Using NEES as a Testbed for Studying Soil-Foundation-Structure Interaction: Centrifuge Tests (NEES-2006-0180)Year Of Curation: 2011Description: This collaborative project involves eighteen researchers from ten universities. As such, it provides an ideal opportunity for demonstrating and...

  7. Development of Centrifuge Tools for Placing Grout and Grouted Helical Piers In-Flight (NEES-2006-0149)

    21 Jun 2017 | Contributor(s):: Tara Hutchinson, Dan Wilson

    Title: Development of Centrifuge Tools for Placing Grout and Grouted Helical Piers In-Flight (NEES-2006-0149)Year Of Curation: 2010Description: This exploratory project focuses on developing centrifuge tools and instruments for allowing in-flight grout placement. An additional focus of the work...