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Introduction

  • Yang ChangweiEmail author
  • Zhang Jingyu
  • Lian Jing
  • Yu Wenying
  • Zhang Jianjing
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Abstract

In 2008, Wenchuan earthquake (Ms8.0) was triggered by Longmen Shan fault, causing more than 87,000 people killed and 370,000 wounded. Wenchuan earthquake is the most destructive earthquake occurred in China inland in the past 100 years. Two years after, Yushu, Qinghai Province, was struck by earthquake with a magnitude of 7.1, inducing over 2000 deaths. Natural disasters pose lots of scientific issues to be addressed.

Keywords

Slope Stability Seismic Response Wenchuan Earthquake Rock Slope Slope Stability Analysis 
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© Science Press and Springer Science+Business Media Singapore 2017

Authors and Affiliations

  • Yang Changwei
    • 1
    Email author
  • Zhang Jingyu
    • 1
    • 2
  • Lian Jing
    • 1
  • Yu Wenying
    • 1
    • 2
  • Zhang Jianjing
    • 1
  1. 1.Southwest Jiaotong UniversitySichuanChina
  2. 2.Oklahoma State UniversityStillwaterUSA

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