Earthquake Geotechnical Engineering Design

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ISBN: 978-3-319-03181-1 (Print) 978-3-319-03182-8 (Online)

Table of contents (13 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xii

  2. Site Characterisation and Site Amplification

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-21

      Spatially Constrained Inversion of Surface Wave Data to Build Shear Wave Velocity Models

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      Pages 23-72

      Site Classification and Spectral Amplification for Seismic Code Provisions

  3. Liquefaction

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 73-73

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      Chapter

      Pages 75-92

      Sand Liquefaction Observed During Recent Earthquake and Basic Laboratory Studies on Aging Effect

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      Chapter

      Pages 93-140

      Liquefaction in Tokyo Bay and Kanto Regions in the 2011 Great East Japan Earthquake

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      Chapter

      Pages 141-157

      Allowable Settlement and Inclination of Houses Defined After the 2011 Tohoku: Pacific Ocean Earthquake in Japan

  4. River Levees and Dams

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 159-159

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      Pages 161-180

      Seismic Performance of River Levees; Experience and Prediction

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      Pages 181-192

      Earthquake Performance Design of Dams Using Destructiveness Potential Factor

  5. Foundations and Soil-Structure Interaction

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 193-193

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      Chapter

      Pages 195-222

      Seismic Response of Shallow Footings: A Promising Application for the Macro-element Approach

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      Pages 223-240

      Seismic Response of a Large-Scale Highway Interchange System

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      Pages 241-275

      Seismic Displacement Based Design of Structures: Relevance of Soil Structure Interaction

  6. Underground Structures

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 277-277

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      Chapter

      Pages 279-340

      Performance and Seismic Design of Underground Structures

  7. Special Topics

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 341-341

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      Chapter

      Pages 343-362

      Reinforced Soil Walls During Recent Great Earthquakes in Japan and Geo-Risk-Based Design

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      Chapter

      Pages 363-385

      Performance Based Design for Seismic Design of Geosynthetics-Lined Waste Containment Systems

  8. Back Matter

    Pages 387-388