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  1. Hybrid Masonry Seismic Structural Systems (NEES-2010-0917)

    25 Sep 2017 | Contributor(s):: Daniel Abrams, Ian Robertson, David Biggs, Ilinca Stanciulescu

    Title: Hybrid Masonry Seismic Structural Systems (NEES-2010-0917)Year Of Curation: 2013Description: The research will enable a new technology for earthquake resistant design of buildings, known as hybrid masonry. This innovative concept for improved seismic performance of low to mid-rise...

  2. Seismic Design of Reinforced Masonry Shear-wall Structures (NEES-2011-1045)

    21 Sep 2017 | Contributor(s):: Benson Shing, Richard Klingner, David McLean

    Title: Seismic Design of Reinforced Masonry Shear-wall Structures (NEES-2011-1045)Year Of Curation: 2014Description: This research is intended to produce much-needed experimental data to better understand the seismic performance of reinforced masonry shear-wall structures, and to develop improved...

  3. Seismic Rehabilitation of Substandard Building Structures through Implementation of Stiff Rocking Cores (NEES-2011-1085)

    07 Aug 2017 | Contributor(s):: Michael Pollino, Gilberto Mosqueda, Bing Qu

    Title: Seismic Rehabilitation of Substandard Building Structures through Implementation of Stiff Rocking Cores (NEES-2011-1085)Year Of Curation: 2015Description: A research team from Case Western Reserve University, the University at Buffalo (UB), and California Polytechnic State University (Cal...

  4. Understanding and Improving the Seismic Behavior of Pile Foundations in Soft Clays (NEES-2010-0952)

    03 Aug 2017 | Contributor(s):: Kanthasamy Muraleetharan, Amy Cerato, Sri Sritharan, Steven Vukazich

    Title: Understanding and Improving the Seismic Behavior of Pile Foundations in Soft Clays (NEES-2010-0952)Year Of Curation: 2014Description: Pile foundations are an integral part of many civil engineering structures. The seismic behavior of pile foundations is a very complex problem with...

  5. 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...