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Proceedings of the International Symposium for Bridge Earthquake Engineering in honor of retirement of Professor Kazuhiko Kawashima

[Tokyo : Tokyo Institute of Technology], courtesy of Professor Kazuhiko Kawashima, 2013-03-15, PDF (630 K28 2013)

Risk to bridges from infrequent but high consequence earthquakes from strong ground motion, fault displacement, tsunami and - to a lesser extent - fire, exits in many areas of the world. This international symposium on recent developments in bridge seismic design and retrofit provides sixteen research papers addressing aspects of earthquake resistance of bridges with some particular reference to the 2011 Great East Japan (Tohoku) earthquake and tsunami.

Available online: http://nisee.berkeley.edu/documents/elib/www/documents/201303/kawashima-2013.pdf (40 MB)