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  1. Earthquake resistant construction and design II, volume 2

    Proceedings of the second international conference, Berlin, 15-17 June 1994, 2 volumes

    Edited by S.A. Savidis

    Seismicity & tectonics; Seismic waves in soils; Strong ground motion & site effects; Risk evaluation; Experimental soil dynamics; Dynamic soil-structure interaction; Foundations; Soil modelling for seismic loading; Earth dams & retaining walls; Arch- & gravity dams; Bridges in...

    Published December 31st 1993 by CRC Press

  2. Technological Development of Earthquake-resistant Structures

    Report of the Expert Committee on Advanced Technology for Building Structures 1987

    By Japan Building Center

    Because of considerable damage due to earthquakes, design methods for antiseismic structures nowadays rely on the vibration theory. This text evaluates the fundamental period of vibration of the structure, its recovery characteristics and energy absorption....

    Published December 31st 1993 by CRC Press

  3. Assessment and Prevention of Failure Phenomena in Rock Engineering

    Edited by O. Aydan, T. Kawamoto, A.G. Pasamehmetoglu, B.N. Whittaker

    A collection of papers addressing the issue of the failure of rock engineering structures. This phenomenon occurs in different forms depending on the geometry of structure, material properties of intact rock, structure of rock mass, environmental conditions and initial state of stress....

    Published December 31st 1992 by CRC Press

  4. The Stability of Slopes

    2nd Edition

    By Eddie Bromhead

    The new edition of this successful book has been thoroughly revised to take account of recent advances in our understanding of slope stability and instability....

    Published June 17th 1992 by CRC Press

  5. Response Spectrum Method in Seismic Analysis and Design of Structures

    By Ajaya Kumar Gupta

    Series: New Directions in Civil Engineering

    New developments in the response spectrum method have led to calculations in seismic stresses that are more accurate, and usually lower, than those obtained by conventional methods. This new textbook examines the wealth of information on the response spectrum method generated by the latest research...

    Published April 5th 1992 by CRC Press

  6. Nonlinear Seismic Analysis and Design of Reinforced Concrete Buildings

    Workshop on Nonlinear Seismic Analysis of Reinforced Concrete Buildings, Bled, Slovenia, Yugoslavia, 13-16 July 1992

    Edited by P. Fajfar, H. Krawinkler

    Forty scientists working in 13 different countries detail in this work the most recent advances in seismic design and performance assessment of reinforced concrete buildings. It is a valuable contribution in the mitigation of natural disasters....

    Published March 19th 1992 by CRC Press

  7. Concrete Shear in Earthquake

    Edited by T.C.C. Hsu, S.T. Mau

    This volume consists of papers presented at the International Workshop on Concrete Shear in Earthquake, held at the University of Houston, Texas, USA, 13-16 January 1991....

    Published January 14th 1992 by CRC Press

  8. Landslides / Glissements de Terrain - Volume 1

    Edited by David H. Bell

    Published December 31st 1991 by CRC Press

  9. Landslides / Glissements de Terrain - Volume 2

    By David H. Bell

    Published December 31st 1991 by CRC Press

  10. Earthquake Engineering

    Proceedings of the Tenth World Conference on Earthquake Engineering, 19-24 July, 1992, Madrid, Spain

    Edited by Alberto Bernal

    The official proceedings of the 10th world conference on earthquake engineering in Madrid. Coverage includes damage in recent earthquakes, seismic risk and hazard, site effects, structural analysis and design, seismic codes and standards, urban planning, and expert system application....

    Published December 31st 1991 by CRC Press