Fiches de cours 2018-2019

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Performance-based earthquake engineering

CIVIL-714

Lecturer(s) :

Lignos Dimitrios

Language:

English

Frequency

Every 2 years

Remarque

Next time: Fall 2018

Summary

Quantitative decision making based on life-cycle considerations that incorporate direct losses, seismic risk assessment, and collapse. Seismic hazard analysis, response simulation, damage and loss estimation, collapse prediction. Case studies.

Content

Advanced topics in probabilistic seismic hazard analysis, structural behavior and simulation with emphasis on nonlinear modeling including collapse prediction, nonlinear modeling criteria, damage estimation, seismic risk assessment, vulnerability curves, earthquake-induced loss estimation and life-cycle analysis.

Keywords

Performance-based earthquake engineering
seismic risk assessment, life-cycle assessment, loss estimation

Learning Prerequisites

Required courses

seismic engineering, structural dynamics

 

Recommended courses

nonlinear analysis, structural design and behaviour of structures

Learning Outcomes

By the end of the course, the student must be able to:

Resources

Bibliography

Bozorgnia, Y., Bertero, V.V. (2004). Earthquake Engineering: From Engineering Seismology to Performance-Based Earthquake Engineering, CRC Press

In the programs

Reference week

 
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      Exercise, TP
      Project, other

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  • Autumn semester
  • Winter sessions
  • Spring semester
  • Summer sessions
  • Lecture in French
  • Lecture in English
  • Lecture in German