Browsing by Subject "Terratrèmols"
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Improved earthquake response via simulation and integrated space- and ground-based technologies: the TREMOR proposal (2008)
Open AccessEarthquakes occurring around the world each year cause thousands of deaths, millions of dollars in damage to infrastructure, and incalculable human suffering. In recent years, satellite technology has been a significant ...
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Open AccessThe reconstruction after a disaster is not just a matter of architecture, but implies the rebuilding of housing, which means the cultural relations between inhabitants and their environment. This paper reflects, trough a ...
Reduced-order coupled bidirectional modeling of the Roll-N-Cage isolator with application to the updated bridge benchmark (2015-10-01)
Open AccessThis work presents and assesses a reduced model of a recently proposed seismic isolation system, namely the Roll-N-Cage isolator. This system incorporates several interesting features and mechanisms in a single unit, among ...
(Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2014-06-18)
Open AccessEarthquakes represent a major hazard for populations around the world, causing frequent loss of life, human suffering, and enormous damage to homes, other buildings, and infrastructure. The Technology Resources for ...
Open AccessA significant number of short-to-mid height RC buildings with wide beams have been constructed in areas of moderate seismicity of Spain, mainly for housing and administrative use. The buildings have a framed structure with ...