Bulletin of Earthquake Engineering presents original, peer-reviewed papers on research related to the broad spectrum of earthquake engineering. The journal offers a forum for presentation and discussion of such matters as European damaging earthquakes, new developments in earthquake regulations, and national policies applied after major seismic events, including strengthening of existing buildings.
Coverage includes seismic hazard studies and methods for mitigation of risk; earthquake source mechanism and strong motion characterization and their use for engineering applications; geological and geotechnical site conditions under earthquake excitations; cyclic behavior of soils; analysis and design of earth structures and foundations under seismic conditions; zonation and microzonation methodologies; earthquake scenarios and vulnerability assessments; earthquake codes and improvements, and much more.

This is the Official Publication of the European Association for Earthquake Engineering.

Invitation for guest-edited special issues

Bulletin of Earthquake Engineering has a long tradition of publishing guest-edited special issues on topics of broad interest. We would like to invite you to send proposals for special issues. These can be brief and should include (1) a tentative title, (2) a list of authors and contributing titles, and (3) a timeline for completion of the issue. Please submit proposals to the Editor-in-Chief.

More detailed guidelines for Guest Editors can be found in the tab "Statement, Article Types and Guidelines for Special Issues" in the right hand column of this webpage.

  • Presents original papers on research related to the broad spectrum of earthquake engineering
  • Offers a forum for discussion of damaging earthquakes, new developments in earthquake regulations, and national policies applied after major seismic events
  • Official Publication of the European Association for Earthquake Engineering
  • 100% of authors who answered a survey reported that they would definitely publish or probably publish in the journal again

Journal information

Editor-in-Chief
  • Atilla Ansal
Publishing model
Hybrid. Open Access options available

Journal metrics

2.406 (2018)
Impact factor
2.849 (2018)
Five year impact factor
65 days
Submission to first decision
207 days
Submission to acceptance
217,020 (2019)
Downloads

Latest articles

This journal has 96 open access articles

Journal updates

  • COVID-19 and impact on peer review

    As a result of the significant disruption that is being caused by the COVID-19 pandemic we are very aware that many researchers will have difficulty in meeting the timelines associated with our peer review process during normal times.  Please do let us know if you need additional time. Our systems will continue to remind you of the original timelines but we intend to be highly flexible at this time.

View all updates

Societies, partners and affiliations

Subscribe

eJournal
$99.00
Note this is only the net price. Taxes will be calculated during checkout.
  • Immediate online access with complete access to all articles
  • Downloadable in PDF format
  • Subscription expires 12/31/2020

Advertisement

About this journal

Electronic ISSN
1573-1456
Print ISSN
1570-761X
Abstracted and indexed in
  1. CNKI
  2. Current Contents/Engineering, Computing and Technology
  3. EBSCO Academic Search
  4. EBSCO Discovery Service
  5. EBSCO Energy & Power Source
  6. EBSCO STM Source
  7. EI Compendex
  8. Gale
  9. Gale Academic OneFile
  10. Gale InfoTrac
  11. Geobase
  12. Google Scholar
  13. INIS Atomindex
  14. INSPEC
  15. Institute of Scientific and Technical Information of China
  16. Japanese Science and Technology Agency (JST)
  17. Journal Citation Reports/Science Edition
  18. Naver
  19. OCLC WorldCat Discovery Service
  20. ProQuest Agricultural & Environmental Science Database
  21. ProQuest Aquatic Sciences and Fisheries Abstracts (ASFA)
  22. ProQuest Central
  23. ProQuest Civil Engineering Abstracts
  24. ProQuest Earth, Atmospheric & Aquatic Science Database
  25. ProQuest Engineering
  26. ProQuest Environment Abstracts (Module)
  27. ProQuest Environmental Science
  28. ProQuest Materials Science and Engineering Database
  29. ProQuest Meteorological & Geoastrophysical Abstracts
  30. ProQuest Natural Science Collection
  31. ProQuest Oceanic Abstracts
  32. ProQuest SciTech Premium Collection
  33. ProQuest Science Database
  34. ProQuest Technology Collection
  35. ProQuest Water Resources Abstracts
  36. ProQuest-ExLibris Primo
  37. ProQuest-ExLibris Summon
  38. SCImago
  39. SCOPUS
  40. Science Citation Index Expanded (SciSearch)
  41. Semantic Scholar
Copyright information

Rights and permissions

Springer policies

© Springer Nature B.V.