Near-Source Ground Motion and its Effects on Flexible Buildings

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Hall, John F.; Heaton, Thomas H.; Halling, Marvin W.; Wald, David J.;
(1995)
  • Publisher: Earthquake Engineering Research Institute
  • Subject: Caltech Library Services

Occurrence of large earthquakes close to cities in California is inevitable. The resulting ground shaking will subject buildings in the near-source region to large, rapid displacement pulses which are not represented in design codes. The simulated Mw7.0 earthquake on a ... View more
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