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U.S./Japan Natural Resources Development Program (UJNR). Wind and Seismic Effects. Joint Meeting of the U.S./Japan Cooperative Program in Natural Resources Panel on Wind and Seismic Effects, 26th. May 17-20,


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Raufaste, N. J., Jr.

NIST SP 871; NIST Special Publication 871; September 1994.

U.S./Japan Natural Resources Development Program (UJNR). Wind and Seismic Effects. Joint Meeting of the U.S./Japan Cooperative Program in Natural Resources Panel on Wind and Seismic Effects, 26th. May 17-20, 1994, Gaithersburg, MD, Raufaste, N. J., Jr., Editor(s), 731 pp, 1994.

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Keywords:

accelerograph; bridges (structures); building technology; disaster reduction; earthquakes; geotechnical engineering; ground failures; lifelines; liquefaction; masonry; repair and retrofit; risk assessment; seismic; soils; standards; storm surge; structural engineering; tsunamis; wind loads; natural resources

Abstract:

This publication is the proceedings of the 26th Joint Meeting of the U. S.-Japan Panel on Wind and Seismic Effects. The meeting was held at the National Institute of Standards and Technology, Gaithersburg, Maryland during May 17-20, 1994. The proceedings include the program, list of members, panel resolutions, task committee reports, and 45 technical papers. The papers were presented under six themes: (I) Wind Engineering, (II) Earthquake Engineering, (III) Storm Surge and Tsunamis, (IV) Joint Cooperative Research Program, (V) Northridge Southern California and Hokkaido Nansei-Oki Earthquakes and (VI) Summaries of Task Committee Workshop Reports (oral presentations only).

Selected Papers

Standards to Resist Hurricane Wind Forces.
Fuller, G. R.; Marshall, R. D. Standard Test Procedures for Seismic Isolation Systems.
Shenton, H. W., III Status of the U.S. Precast Seismic Structural Systems (PRESSS) Program.
Priestley, M. J. N.; Lew, H. S. January 17, 1994, Northridge Earthquake, California.
Lew, H. S.; Cooper, J. D.; Hacopian, S.; Hays, W.; Mahoney, M.