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Determination of Site Specific Earthquake Ground Motions

  • Junbo Jia
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Abstract

Different from the loads generated by the wind, wave/current and ice, which are due to the external forces applied on structures, earthquake loads are purely induced by the ground accelerations transferred to the foundation of the structures. Therefore, the determination of the earthquake ground motion is an essential part of earthquake engineering.

Keywords

Ground Motion Seismic Wave Site Response Earthquake Ground Motion Seismic Motion 
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