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  • Probabilistic assessment of the seismic risk of buildings in urban areas 

    Aguilar, Armando; Barbat Barbat, Horia Alejandro; Pujades Beneit, Lluís; Lantada Zarzosa, Maria de Las Nieves (2010)
    Conference report
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    A probabilistic methodology (LM1_P) based on the LM1 method of the Risk-UE project, is applied to estimate the seismic risk of Barcelona. This simplified methodology allows considering numerous uncertainties that are ...
  • Seismic hazard and risk scenarios for Barcelona, Spain, using the Risk-UE vulnerability index method 

    Lantada Zarzosa, Maria de Las Nieves; Irizarry, J.; Barbat Barbat, Horia Alejandro; Goula, X.; Roca, A.; Susagna, T.; Pujades Beneit, Lluís (2010-04)
    Article
    Open Access
    The Vulnerability Index Method, in its version developed in the framework of the European project Risk-UE, has been adapted and applied in this article, to evaluate the seismic risk for the city of Barcelona (Spain) through ...
  • Tunnelling in urban areas: the use of lateral walls to protect ancient buildings 

    Van der Boom, Jos (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2011-07)
    Minor thesis
    Open Access
    Famous buildings of historical significance tend to occur in large, old cities such as London, Athens, Rome, Paris and Moscow, which also happen to be cities with some of the oldest and largest metro systems in the world. ...
  • Vulnerability and Seismic risk scenarios based on GIS techniques: application to Barcelona city (Spain) 

    Pujades Beneit, Lluís; Lantada Zarzosa, Maria de Las Nieves; Barbat Barbat, Horia Alejandro (2009-03-03)
    Conference report
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    The exponential increase in the world’s population, together with the growth of big cities, which is characterized by the inadequate occupancy of the soil, contributes augment the damage due to seismic catastrophes. The ...