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Seismic Retrofit of End-Sway Frames of Steel Deck-Truss Bridges with a Supplemental Tendon System: Experimental and Analyical Investigation
Among the various types of steel bridges, deck-truss bridges are particularly vulnerable to seismically induced inertia forces. Under earthquake excitation, high transverse inertia forces that accumulate along the deck ...
Proceedings of the Second MCEER Workshop on Mitigation of Earthquake Disaster by Advanced Technologies (MEDAT-2)
This workshop on Mitigation of Earthquake Disaster by Advanced Technologies was held in Las Vegas, 11/30-12/01, 2000. The workshop consisted of all plenary two-day sessions and was the second in a new series of MCEER ...
Research Progress and Accomplishments: 2001-2003
This report offers a selection of papers chronicling technical achievements of the Multidisciplinary Center for Earthquake Engineering Research during the years 2001-2003. Papers included in this volume: 1) Advances in ...
Sensitivity Analysis of Dynamic Systems Subjected to Seismic Loads
This research provides analytical and numerical methods directed to the development of optimal strategies for improving the seismic performance of hospitals and other critical facilities. The report investigates a measure ...
Experimental Investigation and Retrofit of Steel Pile Foundations and Pile Bents Under Cyclic Lateral Loadings
This research investigated the performance and retrofit of bridge pile-to-cap connections that are representative of construction in the eastern and central United States. Both the seismic vulnerability of existing pile ...
Lung Cancer Symptom Scale (LCSS)
The LCSS is designed as a site-specific measure of quality of life (QL), particularly for use in clinical trials.
(Media Source Inc, 2009-07-15)
While Google has been busy making good on its mission "to organize the world's information and make it universally accessible and useful," it has been less successful at making your community's local information accessible ...
The Library: A Distinct Local Voice?
(First Monday, 2007-03-05)
Librarians collaborating with their patrons and using technology to tap deeper into the reservoirs of local knowledge within their communities? Creating and becoming active participants in locally-focused online communities, ...
Institutional self-citation rates: A three year study of universities in the United States
(Akadémiai Kiadó / Springer, 2009-11)
Using Institute for Scientific Information (ISI) data, this paper calculated institutional self citations rates (ISCRs) for 96 of the top research universities in the United States from 2005-2007. Exhibiting similar temporal ...