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BridgePBEE is developed by Drs. Jinchi Lu (UC San Diego), Kevin Mackie (U Central Florida), and Ahmed Elgamal (UC San Diego).

Acknowledgement: This research was funded by Pacific Earthquake Engineering Research (PEER) Center. OpenSees (currently ver. 2.1.0 is employed) is a software framework for developing applications to simulate the performance of structural and geotechnical systems subjected to earthquakes. For more information, visit http://opensees.berkeley.edu/. The OpenSees geotechnical simulation capabilities were developed by Dr. Zhaohui Yang and Dr. Ahmed Elgamal. For more information, please visit http://cyclic.ucsd.edu/opensees/. The implemented PBEE analytical framework is provided by Dr. Kevin Mackie (U Central Florida). For questions or remarks, please send email to Dr. Jinchi Lu (jinlu@ucsd.edu), Dr. Kevin Mackie (Kevin.Mackie@ucf.edu), or Dr. Ahmed Elgamal (elgamal@ucsd.edu).

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