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Author International Conference on Sustainable Development of Critical Infrastructure (2014 : Shanghai, China)

Title Sustainable development of critical infrastructure : proceedings of the 2014 International Conference on Sustainable Development of Critical Infrastructure : May 16-18, 2014, Shanghai, China / sponsored by the International Cooperation & Exchange Committee of the China Civil Engineering Society (CCES), the Council on Disaster Risk Management of the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) ; edited by Xila Liu, A. H-S. Ang
Published Reston, Virginia : American Society of Civil Engineers, [2014]
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Description 1 online resource (xiii, 512 pages) : illustrations (some color), maps
Series ASCE Council on Disaster Risk Management monograph ; no. 8
Monograph (ASCE Council on Disaster Risk Management) ; no. 8
Contents A Failure Criterion for Steel-Concrete Composite Walls -- Research of Wave Incoherence Effect of a Nuclear Power Plant on a Soft Soil Site -- Analysis of a Large Wide-Body Commercial Plane Impact on CAP1400 Shield Building -- Enclosed Circular Coal Yard : Experimental Study, Numerical Modeling, and Engineering Design -- Tower Destruction Mechanics of Overhead Transmission Lines and Prevention Technologies in Ice Disasters -- Design and Research for Foundations of Turbine-Generator Sets -- Research Program on Design and Construction for 500kV Underground Substation -- Study on Seismic Performance of Concrete Frame-Bent Structure of Power Plant Main Building -- Design and Research on Braced Frames Steel Structure -- Design and Construction of Large-Scale Floating Precast Pump House -- Bearing Capacity of the High-Rise Pile Cap Foundation for Offshore Wind Turbines -- Damage Detection from Continuous Long-Term Static Response Using Cointegration and Mewma Control Chart -- Displacement Monitoring of Expansion Joints of Long-span Steel Bridges with Viscous Dampers -- Beam Damage Localization Method Considering Random Uncertainty Using Mid-Span Displacement Data -- Damage Localization Method Using Vertical Support Reaction Data for Real-World Continuous Bridge -- Numerical Simulation of PZT-Bonded Reinforcement for Health Monitoring of Reinforced Concrete Structure -- Reliability-Based Safety Assessment of Bridge Members on Monitored Live Load Effects -- Progressive Collapse Resistance of Braced Steel Frames Exposed to Fire -- Performance Spectra-Based Methodology for the Implementation of Supplemental Dampers in Buildings Subjected to Earthquakes -- Self-Centering Energy-Dissipative (SCED) Brace : Overview of Recent Developments and Potential Applications for Tall Buildings -- Controlled Rocking Systems for Enhanced Seismic Resilience : State of the Art -- Viscoelastic Coupling Dampers (VCDs) and Viscoelastic-Plastic Coupling Dampers (VPCDs) for Enhanced Efficiency and Resilience of High-Rise Buildings
Reliability-Based Design Criteria for Infrastructure Systems A New Look -- Practical Applications of Life-Cycle Considerations in Sustainable Development of Infrastructure -- Multi-Hazard Risk Assessment of Civil Infrastructure Systems with a Focus on Long Linear Structures Such As Levees -- Probabilistic Methodology for Quantifying Regional Risk Profiles from Sea Level Rise -- Sustainability of Civil Infrastructure Systems : The Past, the Present, and the Way Forward -- Quantification and Valuations of Resilience for Emergency Management -- Risk Analysis of Long-Distance Pipeline System in Mountain Area Subjected to Multi-Hazards I : Risk of Rain-Caused Landslide -- Risk Analysis of a Long-Distance Pipeline System in a Mountain Area Subjected to Multi-Hazards II : The Application -- Reliability Assessment of RC Structures Subjected to Carbonation by Incorporating Spatial Variations -- Structural Upgrade Selection via Shortest-Path Algorithm Based on Life-Cycle Sustainability Metrics -- Concepts of Developing Traffic Load Model for Multi-Span Cable Supported Bridges -- Incorporation of Concrete Rehabilitation Measures into Life-Cycle Maintenance -- Model of Compressive Strength Degradation of Concrete under Both Freeze-Thaw Cycles and Compressive Loads -- Reliability Assessment of Bolting Systems for Steel Frames Connected to Reinforced Concrete Structures -- Risk Management in China : Applying International Best Practice to Foreign-Invested Projects -- Quantitative Solution of Overseas Project Risk Management by Knowledge Engineering
Software Integration of Safety Analysis of Reinforced Concrete Structure Considering Temperature during Construction -- Study on the Key Technology of Membrane Structure Design in Shanghai Norwegian Pavilion -- Quantitative Evaluation on Building Collapse-Induced Human Casualty for Performance-Based Earthquake Engineering -- A Unified Model of Ultimate Capacity of RC Members with a Rectangular Section under Combined Actions -- Unified Failure Model of Reinforced Concrete Members Subjected to Hazard Loads I : Ductile Failure Analysis -- Unified Failure Model of Reinforced Concrete Members Subjected to Hazard Loads II : Brittle Failure Analysis -- Seismic Damage Assessment of Masonry Infilled Reinforced Concrete Structures -- Numerical Analysis on Nonlinear Behavior of the Superimposed Wall under Quasi-Static Reversed Cyclic Loading -- The Rationality of the Geometric Topology of Cable Dorms -- Topology-Based Quantitative Analysis of Structural Robustness -- Topology-Based Robust Design of Structures -- Flow Potential in Structures and Application in Analysis of Structural Vulnerability -- Robustness Analysis and Key Element Determination of Framed Structures -- Numerical Simulations of Dynamic Responses of High-Speed Trains to Random Track Irregularities -- Operational Evaluation of Vehicle Detection Systems at Rural Signalized Intersections -- A Metamodeling Technique for Exploring the Correlation between Mobility and Environmental Factors at Signalized Intersections -- An Optimization on Subway Vehicle Maintenance Using a Multi-Population Genetic Algorithm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes CD-ROM version record
Subject Civil engineering.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Form Electronic book
Author Ang, Alfredo Hua-Sing, 1930- editor
Liu, Xila, editor
ASCE Council on Disaster Risk Management, sponsor
American Society of Civil Engineers, issuing body
Zhongguo tu mu gong cheng xue hui (Beijing, China). International Cooperation & Exchange Committee, sponsor
ISBN 078447835X (ebook)
9780784478356 (ebook)
Other Titles Proceedings of the 2014 International Conference on Sustainable Development of Critical Infrastructure