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  1. SASW Measurements at Stanford University (NEES-2009-0736)

    25 Sep 2017 | Contributor(s):: Ivan Wong, Kenneth H. Stokoe

    Title: SASW Measurements at Stanford University (NEES-2009-0736)Year Of Curation: 2011Description: At the request of Stanford University, URS Corporation has updated the seismic hazard evaluation of the campus and revised the campus-wide design ground motions. This study updates a previous study...

  2. 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...

  3. SASW Measurements at USGS Hawaiian Strong Motion Network (NEES-2008-0523)

    14 Aug 2017 | Contributor(s):: Ivan Wong, Brady Cox, Kenneth H. Stokoe

    Title: SASW Measurements at USGS Hawaiian Strong Motion Network (NEES-2008-0523)Year Of Curation: 2011Description: The SASW technique has been used to obtain VS profiles at USGS strong motion sites in the U.S. (e.g., Seattle, the Imperial Valley, and Los Angeles), and this technique has been well...

  4. Deep Surface Wave Profiling in the Salt Lake Valley (NEES-2006-0173)

    26 Jun 2017 | Contributor(s):: Kenneth H. Stokoe

    Title: Deep Surface Wave Profiling in the Salt Lake Valley (NEES-2006-0173)Year Of Curation: 2011Description: The purpose of this study is to determine intermediate (250 ft (75 m) to 750 ft (230 m)) to deep (> 750 ft (230 m)) shear-wave velocity (Vs) profiles in the Salt Lake Valley. The...

  5. Mechanisms and Implications of Time-Dependent Changes in the State and Properties of Recently Liquefied Sands (NEES-2006-0166)

    23 Jun 2017 | Contributor(s):: Russell Green, Roman Hryciw, Christopher Baxter

    Title: Mechanisms and Implications of Time-Dependent Changes in the State and Properties of Recently Liquefied Sands (NEES-2006-0166)Year Of Curation: 2011Description: The overall objective of the proposed research is to improve the understanding of the sand aging mechanisms and to better...

  6. NEES: The Shear Wave Velocity Profiles Database

    04 Sep 2015 | | Contributor(s):: NEES @ UTexas

    #about-section table[border="0"] td {border: none;}AuthorsThe author of this database is NEES @ UTexas. The database was published at NEEShub on January 10 2011 and has been reproduced here to preserve the data and ensure continued access. Databasedoi: 10.4231/D3JH3D27NShear wave velocity (Vs)...