Damage Assessment and Reconstruction after War or Natural Disaster


ISBN: 978-90-481-2384-1 (Print) 978-90-481-2386-5 (Online)

Table of contents (15 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-vii

  2. Damage Assessment and Reconstruction of Structures

    1. Chapter

      Pages 3-28

      Civil Engineering Structures: Multiscale Damage Representation, Identification, Controlled Destruction and Quick Reconstruction

    2. Chapter

      Pages 29-62

      Non-Destructive Assessment of Concrete Damage: Interest, Difficulties and Research Needs

    3. Chapter

      Pages 63-93

      Improving Safety and Durability of Civil Structures

    4. Chapter

      Pages 95-108

      Structural Damage and Risk Assessment and Uncertainty Quantification

    5. Chapter

      Pages 109-137

      Computational Verification and Validation of Engineering Structures Via Error-Controlled Model and Discretization Adaptivity

    6. Chapter

      Pages 139-168

      Predictive Modelling of Damage in Structures and the Development of Retrofitting or Mitigating Strategies

    7. Chapter

      Pages 169-191

      On Fundamental Concept of Structural Collapse Simulation Taking Into Account Uncertainty Phenomena

    8. Chapter

      Pages 193-219

      Earthquake Ground Motions for Seismic Damage Assessment and Re-Evaluation of Existing Buildings and Critical Facilities

  3. Damage Assessment and Reconstruction of Infrastructure

    1. Chapter

      Pages 223-251

      Damage Assessment and Disaster Prevention in Natm Tunnels During Construction: Micromechanics-Supported Hybrid Analyses

    2. Chapter

      Pages 253-286

      Crisis Management in Water Distribution Networks

    3. Chapter

      Pages 287-307

      Nonlinear Behavior of Soils as The Main Source of Damage of Structures

    4. Chapter

      Pages 309-329

      Fire Induced Damage in Structures and Infrastructure: Analysis, Testing and Modeling

  4. Appendix: Damage Assessment to War and Natural Disasters in Bosnia and Herzegovina

    1. Chapter

      Pages 333-356

      Damage Assessment for Masonry and Historic Buildings in Bosnia and Herzegovina

    2. Chapter

      Pages 357-381

      Environmental Damage Assessment, Waste Management and Overview of the Current Situation in Bosnia and Herzegovina

    3. Chapter

      Pages 383-392

      Illustrative Examples of War Destruction and Atmospheric Impact on Reinforced Concrete Structures in Sarajevo

  5. Back Matter

    Pages 393-393