The 7th International ROSE School Seminar

Pavia, 24 - 25 May 2007

Please download the announcement flyer for info on issues such as registration fees, number of participants, contact details, and so on. The conference programme, however, can also be found below.

DAY 1 SESSION 1
CHAIRMAN: J. Berrill

V. Kumar Dhaka*, C. Strobbia, A. Dall'Ara, C.G. Lai
Mapping seismic landslide hazard in low seismicity regions

Effects of seismic intensity soil dynamics amplification evaluated through numerical models
M. Asinari*, M.E. Ruiz, C.A.

Prato Numerical simulation of tsunami in the Indian Ocean
R. Appuhamy*, S. Tinti, C.G. Lai

Increased accuracy of vector-IM-based seismic risk assessment
R. Pathanathan**, P. Franchin, P.E. Pinto

SESSION 2
CHAIRMAN: G.M. Calvi

Design procedures and numerical analysis of laminated veneer lumber lateral resisting systems
M.P. Newcombe*, S. Pampanin, A. Buchanan, A. Palermo

Seismic performance of AAC masonry buildings: From experimental testing of the lateral capacity of piers to building response simulation
A.A. Costa*, A. Penna, G. Magenes

Definition of seismic input for acceleration-sensitive and displacement-sensitive structural and nonstructural components of a building
A. Menon**, G. Magenes

DAY 2 SESSION 3
CHAIRMAN: G. Magenes

Assessment of the impact of seismic retrofit on1920-1940 blocks of flats with reinforced concrete structure
M. Bostenaru Dan***, R. Pinho

Determination of appropriate SDOF characteristics of 3D dual systems for displacement-based loss assessment studies
E. Vuran*, I.E. Bal, H. Crowley, R. Pinho

Seismic rocking isolation effect on superficial foundations of bridges
D. Baffo*, K. Kawashima

SESSION 4
CHAIRMAN: A. Pavese

Italian code and Eurocode 8: A critical review of RC existing building assessment methodologies
V. Mpampatsikos**, L. Petrini, R. Nascimbene

Real vs. artificial accelerograms for time-history analysis: Comparison based on the seismic response of EC8-designed RC frame buildings
J. Rivera**, C.G. Lai, L. Petrini

Cyclic behaviour of RC U-shaped walls: An analytical and experimental investigation
K. Beyer**, A. Dazio, M.J.N. Priestley

Effects of damping modelling on the non-linear time-history results of RC structures
G.M. Calvi, C. Maggi, L. Petrini, M.J.N. Priestley

Invited lecture

R. Spence
Saving Lives in Earthquakes: Success and Failures of Seismic Protection Since 1960

Book Release


M.J.N. Priestley
Displacement-Based Seismic Design of Structures

Graduation Ceremony
CHAIRMAN: R. Schmid

Programme of future activities
Closing speeches

*MSc Student,
**PhD Student,
***Marie Curie Fellow