Bai, Jong-Wha; Hueste, Mary Beth(Mid-America Earthquake Center, 2007-01)
The effectiveness of seismic retrofitting applied to enhance seismic performance
was assessed for a five-story reinforced concrete (RC) flat-slab building structure in the central United States. In addition to this, an ...
Peralta, David F.; Bracci, Joseph M.; Hueste, Mary Beth(2003-02-04)
The objective of this research was to experimentally and analytically investigate
the behavior of existing rehabilitated floor and roof wood diaphragms under in-plane
lateral loads. The study focused on wood diaphragms ...
Grubbs, Amber J.; Hueste, Mary Beth; Bracci, Joseph M.(Mid-America Earthquake Center, 2007-05)
This research focused on evaluating the seismic performance of existing and
rehabilitated wood floor and roof diaphragms in typical pre-1950’s, unreinforced
masonry (URM) buildings found in the Central and Eastern portions ...