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    • A risk index for the structural diagnosis of masonry heritage (RISDiMaH) 

      Makoond, Nirvan Chandra; Pelà, Luca; Molins i Borrell, Climent (Elsevier, 2021-05)
      Article
      Open Access
      Experts responsible for the safety evaluation of unique masonry heritage structures usually need to weigh information from various diagnosis activities before deciding the best course of action for preservation. Typical ...
    • Out-of-plane simulation of masonry structures using novel finite element techniques 

      Vlachakis, Georgios (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2017-07-14)
      Master thesis
      Open Access
      Covenantee:   Università degli Studi di Padova
      The out-of-plane response is a complex and at the same time key aspect of the seismic vulnerability of masonry structures. It depends on several factors, some of which are the material properties, the quality of the ...
    • Seismic limit analysis of masonry structures 

      Tilahun Bogale, Habtamu (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2009-07-15)
      Master thesis
      Open Access
      This thesis presents the limit analysis of masonry structures under the lateral exposures, that’s the most intentionally given sudden earthquakes and also to the associated lateral forces. The current study here in is ...
    • The seismic behaviour of ancient masonry structures: damage scenarios and the role of FRP in retrofit and improvement 

      Fernández de Alba Encinas, J.Enrique (Politecnico di Torino, 2011-04)
      Bachelor thesis
      Restricted access - author's decision
      Covenantee:   Politecnico di Torino
      This document develops as a study of the effects the earthquakes have on ancient masonry structures. Seeing as these are not prepared for the actions caused by this phenomenon, the injuries this type of building receives ...