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Seismic Hazard Analysis

  • Gian Paolo Cimellaro
  • Sebastiano Marasco
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Part of the Geotechnical, Geological and Earthquake Engineering book series (GGEE, volume 45)

Abstract

The chapter introduces the analyses used to estimate the seismic hazard at a specific site. A brief introduction and definition of risk is given. The Deterministic Seismic Hazard Analysis (DSHA) and the Probabilistic Seismic Hazard Analysis (DSHA) are discussed.

References

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Gian Paolo Cimellaro
    • 1
  • Sebastiano Marasco
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Structural, Geotechnical and Building Engineering (DISEG)Politecnico di TorinoTorinoItaly

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