CIVIL-714 / 3 credits

Teacher: Lignos Dimitrios

Language: English

Remark: Next time: Spring 2022


Frequency

Every 2 years

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

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:

  • Conduct probabilistic seismic hazard analysis Conduct a seismic performance assessment of structures Conduct life-cycle assessment considering earthquake-induced losses

Resources

Bibliography

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

Ressources en bibliothèque

In the programs

  • Number of places: 20
  • Exam form: Project report (session free)
  • Subject examined: Performance-based earthquake engineering
  • Lecture: 40 Hour(s)
  • Practical work: 20 Hour(s)

Reference week