BULLETIN OF EARTHQUAKE ENGINEERING

Volume 8 Number 1  February 2010

SPECIAL ISSUE : Structural Seismic Safety Assessment

Guest Editor:          Carlos Sousa Oliveira, Aníbal Costa, Raimundo Delgado

 

PAPERS

 

1.  Guest editorial: Structural seismic safety assessment

    Carlos Sousa Oliveira, Aníbal Costa, Raimundo Delgado

    Received: June 22, 2009                                 Accepted: July 9, 2009

 

2Current empirical ground-motion prediction equations for Europe and their application to Eurocode 8

     Julian J Bommer, Peter J Stafford, Sinan Akkar
Received: July 23, 2008                                 Accepted: May 10, 2009

 

3.  Seismic damage analysis including inelastic shear–flexure interaction
Panagiotis E. Mergos, Andreas J. Kappos
Received:
July 23, 2008                               Accepted: May 10, 2009 

 

4.  A methodology for the probabilistic assessment of behaviour factors
Aníbal Costa, Xavier Romão, Carlos Sousa Oliveira
Received:
August 8, 2008                         Accepted: May 10, 2009 

 

5.  Assessment of European seismic design procedures for steel framed structures
A. Y. Elghazouli 
Received: July 28, 2008                             Accepted:
May 10, 2009  

 

6.  A comparative application of different EC8-3 procedures for the seismic safety assessment of existing structures
Xavier Romão, Raimundo Delgado, João Guedes, Aníbal Costa

    Received: July 23, 2008                             Accepted: May 10, 2009  

 

7.  Evaluation of seismic risk and mitigation strategies for the existing building stock: application of LNECloss to the metropolitan area of Lisbon
A. Campos Costa · M. L. Sousa · A. Carvalho · E. Coelho

    Received: July 25, 2008                             Accepted: September 10, 2009  

 

8.  Seismic safety of low ductility structures used in Spain
J.C. Vielma, A.H. Barbat, S. Oller

    Received: August 26, 2008                             Accepted: May 10, 2009  

 

9.  Seismic vulnerability of lifelines in the greater Lisbon area 
Joao Azevedo, Luis Guerreiro, Rita Bento, Mário Lopes, Jorge Proença

    Received: July 25, 2008                             Accepted: May 10, 2009  

 

10.Ongoing research on seismic safety assessment 
Raimundo Delgado, Aníbal Costa, António Arêde, Nelson Vila Pouca, João Guedes, Xavier Romão, Pedro Delgado, Patrício Rocha

    Received: October 10, 2008                             Accepted: August 2, 2009