Browsing by Author "Castillo, A."
Seismic risk analysis of urban non-engineered buildings: application to an informal settlement in Mérida, Venezuela Castillo, A.; López Almansa, Francisco; Pujades Beneit, Lluís (2011-11)
Open AccessSeismic risk scenarios are obtained for an informal settlement in Mérida (Venezuela), which is representative of an important number of urban areas in earthquake-prone regions of the developing world. The vulnerability ...
Urban non-engineered buildings in Merida, Venezuela. Seismic performance and proposals for retrofit and for new construction López Almansa, Francisco; Pujades Beneit, Lluís; Castillo, A. (Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas (CSIC), 2015-01-01)
Open AccessThe seismic risk for an informal settlement in Mérida (“La Milagrosa”) is qualitatively assessed and retrofit strategies are proposed. The buildings in the settlement are thoroughly examined and four prototype buildings ...