PEER Reports

PEER Reports

New PEER Report 2019/06: "Fluid-Structure Interaction and Python-Scripting Capabilities in OpenSees"

October 4, 2019

PEER has just published Report No. 2019/06: "Fluid-Structure Interaction and Python-Scripting Capabilities in OpenSees." It was authored by Minjie Zhu and Michael H. Scott, School of Civil and Construction Engineering Oregon State University

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New PEER Report 2019/04: "Aftershock Seismic Vulnerability and Time-Dependent Risk Assessment of Bridges"

June 5, 2019

PEER has just published Report No. 2019/04: "Aftershock Seismic Vulnerability and Time-Dependent Risk Assessment of Bridges." It was authored by Sujith Mangalathu, Mehrdad Shokrabadi and Henry V. Burton.

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New PEER Report 2019/03: "Ground-Motion Directivity Modeling for Seismic Hazard Applications"

May 16, 2019

PEER has just published Report No. 2019/03: "Ground-Motion Directivity Modeling for Seismic Hazard Applications." It was authored by Jennifer L. Donahue, Jonathan P. Stewart, Nicolas Gregor and Yousef Bozorgnia. Review Panel: Jonathan D. Bray, Stephen A. Mahin, I. M. Idriss, Robert W. Graves and Tom Shantz.

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New PEER Report 2018/01: “PEER Annual Report 2017 – 2018”

July 9, 2018

PEER has just published Report No. 2018/01: “PEER Annual Report 2017 – 2018.” This report was prepared by PEER staff, led by Khalid Mosalam, Amarnath Kasalanati and Selim Günay. It contains a summary of research, educational and outreach activities at the PEER Center from July 2017 to June 2018.

PEER Annual Report 2017-2018

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New PEER Report 2019/01: "Flow-Failure Case History of the Las Palmas, Chile, Tailings Dam"

March 12, 2019

PEER has just published Report No. 2019/01: “Flow-Failure Case History of the Las Palmas, Chile, Tailings Dam." It was authored by R.E.S. Moss, T.R. Gebhart, D.J. Frost, and C. Ledezma.

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New PEER Report 2018/08: "Central and Eastern North America Ground-Motion Characterization - NGA-East Final Report"

January 25, 2019

PEER has just published Report No. 2018/08: "Central and Eastern North America Ground-Motion Characterization - NGA-East Final Report." It was authored by Christine Goulet, Yousef Bozorgnia, Norman Abrahamson, Nicolas Kuehn, Linda Al Atik, Robert Youngs, and Robert Graves

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New PEER Report 2018/04: "Capturing Directivity Effects in the Mean and Aleatory Variability of the NGA-West2 Ground-Motion Prediction Equations"

January 11, 2019

PEER has just published Report No. 2018/04: “Capturing Directivity Effects in the Mean and Aleatory Variability of the NGA-West2 Ground-Motion Prediction Equations.” It was authored by Jennie A. Watson-Lamprey, Slate Geotechnical Consultants.

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PEER Reports: LaTex Template

January 15, 2019

PEER has just released a LaTex report template for use in creating PEER-formatted research reports.  This template was developed in response to requests from researchers to include a LaTex template in addition to the current WORD template.  This LaTex template approximates as closely as possible the current WORD template.