PEER Research Reports - 2011

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PEER 2011/10 - Earthquake Engineering for Resilient Communities: 2011 PEER Internship Program Research Report Collection
Editors Heidi Faison and Stephen A. Mahin - Report (31 MB)
PEER 2011/09 - Calibration of Semi-Stochastic Procedure for Simulating High-Frequency Ground Motions
Jonathan P. Stewart, Emel Seyhan, and Robert W. Graves - Report (4.1 MB)
PEER 2011/08 - Water Supply in regard to Fire Following Earthquake
Charles Scawthorn - Report (19 MB)
Graphic Handout: Fire Following Earthquake: Will water be there for firefighters? (2.9 MB)
PEER 2011/07 - Seismic Risk Management in Urban Areas
Proceedings of a U.S.-Iran-Turkey Seismic Workshop December 14-16, 2010, Istanbul, Turkey - Report (30 MB)
PEER 2011/06 - The Use of Base Isolation Systems to Achieve Complex Seismic Performance Objectives
Troy A. Morgan and Stephen A. Mahin - Report (26 MB)
PEER 2011/05 - Case Studies of the Seismic Performance of Tall Buildings Designed by Alternative Means
Task 12 Report for the Tall Buildings Initiative - Report (26 MB)
- Appendices (14 MB)
PEER 2011/04 - Recommended Design Practice for Pile Foundations in Laterally Spreading Ground
Scott A. Ashford, Ross W. Boulanger, and Scott J. Brandenberg - Report (1.5 MB)
PEER 2011/03 - New Ground Motion Selection Procedures and Selected Motions for the PEER Transportation Research Program
Jack W. Baker, Ting Lin, Shrey K. Shahi, and Nirmal Jayaram - Report (4.7 MB)
PEER 2011/02 - A Bayesian Network Methodology for Infrastructure Seismic Risk Assessment and Decision Support
Michelle T. Bensi, Armen Der Kiureghian, and Daniel Straub - Report (3.7 MB)
PEER 2011/01 - Demand Fragility Surfaces for Bridges in Liquefied and Laterally Spreading Ground
Scott J. Brandenberg, Jian Zhang, Pirooz Kashighandi, Yili Huo, and Minxing Zhao - Report (5.7 MB)
PEER 2011/107 - Nonlinear Site Response and Seismic Compression at Vertical Array Strongly Shaken by 2007 Niigata-ken Chuetsu-oki Earthquake
Eric Yee, Jonathan P. Stewart, and Kohji Tokimatsu - Report (3.7 MB)
- Appendix A (350 KB, jpg file)
- Appendix B (170 KB)
- Appendix C (150 KB)
- Appendix D (150 KB)
PEER 2011/106 - Self Compacting Hybrid Fiber Reinforced Concrete Composites for Bridge Columns
Pardeep Kumar, Gabriel Jen, William Trono, Marios Panagiotou, and Claudia P. Ostertag - Report (4.5 MB)
PEER 2011/105 - Stochastic Dynamic Analysis of Bridges Subjected to Spatially Varying Ground Motions
Katerina Konakli and Armen Der Kiureghian - Report (2.7 MB)
PEER 2011/104 - Design and Instrumentation of the 2010 E-Defense Four-Story Reinforced Concrete and Post-Tensioned Concrete Buildings
Jointly authored by the Japanese and U.S. Research Teams - Report (7.8 MB)
PEER 2011/103 - In-Situ Monitoring of the Force Output of Fluid Dampers: Experimental Investigation
Dimitrios Konstantinidis, James M. Kelly, and Nicos Makris - Report (5.0 MB)
PEER 2011/102 - Ground-motion prediction equations 1964 - 2010
John Douglas - Published jointly by BRGM - Report (2.5 MB)
PEER 2011/101 - Report of the Eighth Planning Meeting of NEES/E-Defense Collaborative Research on Earthquake Engineering
Convened by the Hyogo Earthquake Engineering Research Center (NIED), NEES Consortium, Inc. - Report (8.2 MB)