Computational Methods in Applied Sciences

Computational Methods in Earthquake Engineering

Editors: Papadrakakis, Manolis, Fragiadakis, Michalis, Lagaros, Nikos D. (Eds.)

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  • Includes contributions from leading experts in the fields of Earthquake Engineering and Computational Mechanics
  • Explores a topic of increasing interest
  • Written with a unique approach, combining two aspects of subject
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This book provides an insight in advanced methods and concepts for structural analysis and design against seismic loading. The book consists of 25 chapters dealing with a wide range of timely issues in contemporary Earthquake Engineering. In brief, the topics covered are: collapse assessment, record selection, effect of soil conditions, problems in seismic design, protection of monuments, earth dam structures and liquid containers, numerical methods, lifetime assessment, post-earthquake measures.

A common ground of understanding is provided between the communities of Earth Sciences and Computational Mechanics towards mitigating seismic risk. The topic is of great social and scientific interest, due to the large number of scientists and practicing engineers currently working in the field and due to the great social and economic consequences of earthquakes.

Table of contents (25 chapters)

Table of contents (25 chapters)
  • Collapse Assessment of Steel Moment Resisting Frames Under Earthquake Shaking

    Pages 1-19

    Lignos, Dimitrios G. (et al.)

  • Seismic Induced Global Collapse of Non-deteriorating Frame Structures

    Pages 21-40

    Adam, Christoph (et al.)

  • On the Evaluation of EC8-Based Record Selection Procedures for the Dynamic Analysis of Buildings and Bridges

    Pages 41-65

    Sextos, Anastasios G. (et al.)

  • Site Effects in Ground Motion Synthetics for Structural Performance Predictions

    Pages 67-97

    Assimaki, Dominic (et al.)

  • Problems in Pushover Analysis of Bridges Sensitive to Torsion

    Pages 99-122

    Kappos, Andreas J. (et al.)

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Computational Methods in Earthquake Engineering
Editors
  • Manolis Papadrakakis
  • Michalis Fragiadakis
  • Nikos D. Lagaros
Series Title
Computational Methods in Applied Sciences
Series Volume
21
Copyright
2011
Publisher
Springer Netherlands
Copyright Holder
Springer Science+Business Media B.V.
eBook ISBN
978-94-007-0053-6
DOI
10.1007/978-94-007-0053-6
Hardcover ISBN
978-94-007-0052-9
Softcover ISBN
978-94-007-3465-4
Series ISSN
1871-3033
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XIV, 586
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