April 15th, 2020

Influence of material properties on the seismic response of masonry buildings

Abstract- Recent earthquakes occurred in many parts of the world have shown that unreinforced masonry [URM] buildings constructed according to […]

March 1st, 2020

Comparison of near and far-fault ground motion effects on low and mid-rise masonry buildings

Abstract This paper presents a comparison of near and far-fault ground motion effects on the seismic response of masonry structures, […]

October 10th, 2019

A Simple Approach for the Design of Ductile Earthquake-Resisting Frame Structures Counting for P-Delta Effect

Abstract In the last decades, the possibility to use the inelastic capacities of structures have driven the seismic design philosophy […]

September 21st, 2018

Effects of the isolation parameters on the seismic response of steel frame

Abstract  In this paper, an analytical study was carried out to propose an optimum base-isolated system for the design of […]

June 20th, 2018

Earthquake performance assessment of low and mid-rise buildings: Emphasis on URM buildings in Albania

Abstract This study focuses on the earthquake performance of two URM buildings having typical architectural configurations common for residential use […]

June 9th, 2018

Effects of structural irregularities on low and mid-rise RC building response

Abstract During the recent earthquakes, it has been observed that structural irregularities are one of the main reasons of the […]

July 14th, 2017

Predicting the seismic performance of typical R/C healthcare facilities: emphasis on hospitals

Abstract Reinforced concrete (RC) type of buildings constitutes an important part of the current building stock in earthquake prone countries […]

December 8th, 2015

Seismic performance evaluation of an existing school building

Abstract- A great part of existing RC structures built in Turkey is that they have been designed without considering seismic-induced […]

June 7th, 2015


Abstract- This study uses fragility curves to focus on the seismic safety evaluation of RC hospital buildings in Turkey. Three […]

May 3rd, 2015

Typological Classification of Churches Constructed During Post-Byzantine Period in Albania