PREPARE Program WCEE 2017

[pdf-embedder url=”https://www.earthquakeengineeringtechnicalpapers.com/wp-content/uploads/Paper-No_3924_PREPARE-Program-WCEE-2017.pdf” title=”Paper No_3924_PREPARE Program WCEE 2017″]   F. Lanning (1), K. Miyamoto (2), A. Gilani (3), T. Nifuku (4), S. Kast (5), D. Ubico Durán (6) (1) PREPARE Program Director / Associate, Miyamoto International, Inc. (2) CEO and President, Miyamoto International, Inc. (3) Manager, Earthquake Engineering, Miyamoto International, Inc… Read More

Comprehensive Evaluation and Seismic Retrofit of a Three‐Story Non‐Ductile Concrete Structure

Amir S. J. Gilani, Kit Miyamoto, and Kimberly Scott ASCE Conf. Proc. 248, 26 (2007) For full access to this technical paper click here and we will contact you shortly. Performance‐based earthquake engineering was utilized to ascertain the seismic performance of an existing two‐story non‐ductile reinforced concrete building with a proposed new third.. Read More

Earthquake Simulator Testing and Seismic Evaluation of Suspended Ceilings

H. Kit Miyamoto, Amir S. J. Gilani, Andrei M. Reinhorn, Bob Glasgow, Oren Lavan J. Archit. Eng. 16, 63 (2010)   For full access to this technical paper click here and we will contact you shortly. Past seismic events have demonstrated the vulnerability of suspended ceilings, classified as nonstructural components, to earthquake damage. Engineers,.. Read More

Probabilistic Evaluation of Seismic Performance of Steel Moment Framed Buildings Incorporating Damper Limit States

H. Kit Miyamoto, Amir S. J. Gilani, Christopher Ariyaratana, and Akira Wada ASCE Conf. Proc. 369, 130 (2010)   For full access to this technical paper click here and we will contact you shortly. An advanced concept for design of steel moment framed structures, sizing steel members per code guidelines for strength and.. Read More