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  1. Induced Partial Saturation (LPS) Through Transport and Reactivity for Liquefaction Mitigation (NEES-2011-1081)

    20 Oct 2017 | Contributor(s):: Mishac Yegian, Kenneth H. Stokoe, Sabanayagam Thevanayagam

    Title: Induced Partial Saturation (LPS) Through Transport and Reactivity for Liquefaction Mitigation (NEES-2011-1081)Year Of Curation: 2015Description: Devastating effects of ground failure, due to liquefaction of water saturated sands, on the built environment has been widely observed during...

  2. Seismic Performance Assessment in Dense Urban Environments (NEES-2008-0639)

    26 Aug 2017 | Contributor(s):: Jonathan Bray, Gregg Fiegel, Tara Hutchinson, Bruce Kutter, Robert Reitherman, Andrew Whittaker

    Title: Seismic Performance Assessment in Dense Urban Environments (NEES-2008-0639)Year Of Curation: 2014Description: This award is an outcome of the NSF 08-519 program solicitation George E. Brown, Jr. Network for Earthquake Engineering Simulation (NEES) Research (NEESR) competition and includes...

  3. Field Investigation of Shallow Ground Improvement Methods for Inhibiting Liquefaction; Christchurch, NZ (NEES-2013-1204)

    26 Aug 2017 | Contributor(s):: Kenneth H. Stokoe, Brady Cox

    Title: Field Investigation of Shallow Ground Improvement Methods for Inhibiting Liquefaction Triggering; Christchurch, New Zealand (NEES-2013-1204)Year Of Curation: 2015Description: In 2010-2011, the city of Christchurch, New Zealand was devastated by a series of powerful earthquakes, including...

  4. Soil Improvement Strategies to Mitigate Impact of Seismic Ground Failures (NEES-2009-0731)

    20 Jul 2017 | Contributor(s):: Scott Olson, Youssef Hashash

    Title: Soil Improvement Strategies to Mitigate Impact of Seismic Ground Failures via Novel Integration of Experiment and Simulation (NEES-2009-0731)Year Of Curation: 2014Description: This award is an outcome of the National Science Foundation 07-506 program solicitation "George E. Brown,...

  5. Collaboration between E-Defense and NEES: Studying Pile Stress in Laterally Spread Ground (NEES-2007-0361)

    28 Jun 2017 | Contributor(s):: Ross Boulanger

    Title: Collaboration between E-Defense and NEES: Studying Pile Stress in Laterally Spread Ground (NEES-2007-0361)Year Of Curation: 2011Description: Two centrifuge model tests, Tests 1 and 2, were planned to estimate failure mechanism of piles in the ground behind a quay wall during laterally...

  6. Ottawa F-65 Sand Data from Ana Maria Parra Bastidas

    15 Jun 2017 | | Contributor(s):: Ana Maria Parra Bastidas, R. W. Boulanger, Trevor Carey, J. DeJong

    AuthorsThe authors of this database are Ana Maria Parra Bastidas, R. W. Boulanger, Trevor Carey, and J. DeJong. The database was first published at NEEShub and has been reproduced here to preserve the data and ensure continued access. Databasedoi: 10.17603/DS2MW2ROttawa F-65 Index Properties and...

  7. NEES: PRESHAKE: Centrifuge modeling of the effect of seismic preshaking on the liquefaction resistance of sands

    04 Sep 2015 | | Contributor(s):: Waleed El-Sekelly, Tarek Abdoun and Ricardo Dobry

    AuthorsThe authors of this database are Waleed El-Sekelly (Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute), Tarek Abdoun (Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute) and Ricardo Dobry (Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute). The database was published at NEEShub on February 09 2015 and has been reproduced here to preserve...

  8. NEES : FLIQ: Foundation and Ground Performance in Liquefaction Experiments

    04 Sep 2015 | | Contributor(s):: Jacquelyn Allmond, Bruce Lloyd Kutter, Jonathan Bray and Connor Hayden

     AuthorsThe authors of this database are Jacquelyn Allmond (University of California, Davis), Bruce Lloyd Kutter (University of California, Davis), Jonathan Bray (University of California, Berkeley) and Connor Hayden (University of California, Berkeley). The database was published at...

  9. NEES: CENSEIS: Centrifuge and Full-scale Modeling of Seismic Pore Pressures in Sands

    04 Sep 2015 | | Contributor(s):: Tarek Abdoun, Waleed El-Sekelly, Ricardo Dobry, Sabanayagam Thevanayagam and Marcelo Gonzalez

    AuthorsThe authors of this database are Tarek Abdoun (Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute), Waleed El-Sekelly (Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute), Ricardo Dobry (Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute), Sabanayagam Thevanayagam (University at Buffalo) and Marcelo Gonzalez (Corporacion del Cobre ). The...