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Seismic Assessment and Rehabilitation of Existing Buildings

  • S. Tanvir Wasti
  • Guney Ozcebe

Part of the NATO Science Series book series (NAIV, volume 29)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages N1-xvii
  2. Syed Tanvir Wasti, Ugur Ersoy
    Pages 1-10
  3. Mete A. Sozen
    Pages 11-28
  4. P. Gulkan, B. S. Bakir, A. Yakut, M. T. Yilmaz
    Pages 165-192
  5. Michael N. Fardis, Telemachos B. Panagiotakos, Dionysis Biskinis, Antonis Kosmopoulos
    Pages 215-244
  6. Ugur Ersoy, Guney Ozcebe, Tugrul Tankut, Ugurhan Akyuz, Emrah Erduran, Ibrahim Erdem
    Pages 305-334
  7. Sevket Ozden, Umut Akguzel, Turan Ozturan
    Pages 357-382
  8. Robert J. Frosch, James O. Jirsa, Michael E. Kreger
    Pages 383-406
  9. Ibrahim Erdem, Ugurhan Akyuz, Ugur Ersoy, Guney Ozcebe
    Pages 407-432
  10. Mehmet Baran, Murat Duvarci, Tugrul Tankut, Ugur Ersoy, Guney Ozcebe
    Pages 433-456
  11. M. Garevski, A. Paskalov, K. Talaganov, V. Hristovski
    Pages 487-498
  12. M. Garevski, V. Hristovski, A. Paskalov, K. Talaganov
    Pages 499-516
  13. Sukru M. Uzumeri, Yaman Uzumeri
    Pages 517-526
  14. Back Matter
    Pages 539-546

About these proceedings

Introduction

The present volume contains a total of 23 papers centred on the research area of Seismic Assessment and Rehabilitation of Existing Buildings. This subject also forms the core of Project SfP977231, sponsored by the NATO Science for Peace Office and supported by the Scientific and Technical Research Council of Turkey [ TUBIT AK ]. Most of these papers were presented by the authors at a NATO Science for Peace Workshop held in Izmir on 13 - 14 May, 2003 and reflect a part of their latest work conducted within the general confines of the title of the NATO Project. Middle East Technical University, Ankara, Turkey serves as the hub of Project SfP977231 and coordinates research under the project with universities within Turkey, e. g. Istanbul Technical University and Kocaeli University, and with partner institutions in Greece and the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia: A few articles have also been contributed by invited experts, who are all noted researchers in the field. Altogether, the contents of the volume deal with a vast array of problems in Seismic Assessment and Rehabilitation and cover a wide range of possible solutions, techniques and proposals. It is intended to touch upon many of these aspects separately below. Earthquakes constitute possibly the most widely spread and also the most feared of natural hazards. Recent earthquakes within the first six months of 2003, such as the Bingol Earthquake in Turkey and the Algerian earthquake, have caused both loss of life and severe damage to property.

Keywords

earthquake finite element method seismic stochastic processes structure

Editors and affiliations

  • S. Tanvir Wasti
    • 1
  • Guney Ozcebe
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Civil EngineeringMiddle East Technical UniversityAnkaraTurkey

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-94-010-0021-5
  • Copyright Information Kluwer Academic Publishers 2003
  • Publisher Name Springer, Dordrecht
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-1-4020-1625-7
  • Online ISBN 978-94-010-0021-5
  • Series Print ISSN 1568-1238
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