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  1. Stability of Elastomeric and Lead-Rubber Seismic Isolation Bearings Under Extreme Earthquake Loading (NEES-2011-1096)

    07 Aug 2017 | Contributor(s):: Gordon Warn

    Title: Stability of Elastomeric and Lead-Rubber Seismic Isolation Bearings Under Extreme Earthquake Loading (NEES-2011-1096)Year Of Curation: 2014Description: The research objective of this project is to develop improved methods for modeling and predicting the stability limit of elastomeric and...

  2. Seismic Isolation of Earth Retaining Structures using EPS Geofoam -- Centrifuge Testing (NEES-2011-1004)

    03 Aug 2017 | Contributor(s):: Adda Athanasopoulos-Zekkos

    Title: Seismic Isolation of Earth Retaining Structures using EPS Geofoam -- Centrifuge Testing (NEES-2011-1004)Year Of Curation: 2013Description: Earth retaining structures constitute an important component of civil engineering infrastructure. In earthquake prone areas an earth retaining...

  3. Experimental Investigation on the Seismic Performance of Horizontally Curved Bridges (NEES-2010-0967)

    03 Aug 2017 | Contributor(s):: Ian Buckle, Ahmad Itani, David Sanders

    Title: Experimental Investigation on the Seismic Performance of Horizontally Curved Bridges (NEES-2010-0967)Year Of Curation: 2014Description: This project is a task within a larger project funded by Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) under a contract to the University of Nevada to study the...

  4. Performance of the Base-Isolated Christchurch Women's Hospital during the EQs from Sept. 2010-2011 (NEES-2011-1098)

    09 Jun 2017 | Contributor(s):: Henri Gavin

    Title: Performance of the Base-Isolated Christchurch Women's Hospital during the Sequence of Strong Earthquakes and Aftershocks in New Zealand from September 2010 through 2011 (NEES-2011-1098)Year Of Curation: 2013Description: The objective of this Rapid Research Response (RAPID) award is to...