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Supplements

 
Syllabus - PDF Format - Fall 2017 Matlab files  Kramer

Chapter 2.  Seismology and Earthquake Engineering

Acoustics and Vibration Animations

 

Distance Definition

Geologic Time Scale (from: http://pas.ce.wsu.edu/CE524/geologic%20time%20scale.htm)

MIT Open Source on Seismology

Chapter 3.  Strong Ground Motion

 

 

 

 


 

 

Chapter 3.  Continued - Attenuations

 

 

 

 

Moore attenuation relationships:

 

Chapter 3.  Continued

 

Boore Web Site http://daveboore.com/

Chapter 4.  Seismic Hazard Analysis

 

 

  

 

 

 

 

 

Chapter 6 - Dynamic Soil Properties

 

 

Chapter 7 - Ground Response Analysis

 

Code Procedures

  Luco

  Kircher

 

 

Liquefaction

 

 

 

 

 

Some Youtube videos of Liquefaction:

http://youtu.be/rn3oAvmZY8k

http://youtu.be/Lde3KRxE0VM

http://youtu.be/n2gQviPJ7nA

 

http://youtu.be/Xow8X-bVDqM -An exhibit at Discovery Science Center. What is soil liquefaction?

 

http://youtu.be/SGk2wb9Gs8c - This is our property a few hours after the earthquake hit. Initially the sand boils were gushing with torrents of water.

 

http://youtu.be/Sbd_FS9AU9o -Soil liquefaction during aftershock to 6.3 magnitude Christchurch earthquake 22 Feb 2011

 

USGS Presentation

 

 

 


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