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Sunday, December 9, 2012

09:10-10:25

Plenary Session 1

Lecture Hall, 1F, Office Building, Architectural Design and Research Institute of Tongji University (Group) Co., Ltd.

Chair: Keh-Chyuan Tsai (National Taiwan University, Chinese Taipei)

Note: Total time for each presentation is 25 minutes including 5-minute Q/A

09:10-09:35

Experimental study of a hand-drawn cart for measuring the bridge frequencies[Size: 2MB]

Yeong-bin Yang (National Yunlin University of Science and Technology, Chinese Taipei)

09:35-10:00

Study on damage-failure process of concrete dams during strong earthquake[Size: 5MB]

Houqun Chen (China Institute of Water Resources and Hydropower Research, China)

10:00-10:25

SERIES: A platform of co-operation between European research infrastructures in earthquake engineering[Size: 3MB]

Fabio Taucer (ELSA Unit, Joint Research Centre, European Commission, Italy)

10:40-12:20

Plenary Session 2

Lecture Hall, 1F, Office Building, Architectural Design and Research Institute of Tongji University (Group) Co., Ltd.

Chair: Andrew Whittaker (State University of New York at Buffalo, USA)

Note: Total time for each presentation is 25 minutes including 5-minute Q/A

10:40-11:05

Establishing more unified multi-hazard bridge design principles and approaches

George C. Lee (State University of New York at Buffalo, USA)

11:05-11:30

Progress in GluBam structure development[Size: 9MB]

Yan Xiao (University of Southern California, USA)

11:30-11:55

Studies and applications of structures with metallic dampers

Hongnan Li (Dalian University of Technology, China)

13:20-15:20

Parallel Session 1A

Lecture Hall, 1F, Office Building, Architectural Design and Research Institute of Tongji University (Group) Co., Ltd.

Chair: David T. Lau (Carleton University, Canada)

Note: Total time for each presentation is 15 minutes including 3-minute Q/A.

13:20-13:35

Recent advances in seismic isolation systems[Size: 6MB]

Chong-Shien Tsai (Feng Chia University, Chinese Taipei)

13:35-13:50

13:50-14:05

Performance of high-rise buildings and seismically isolated buildings at the 2011 Tohoku Earthquake[Size: 1MB]

Taiki Saito (Toyohashi University of Technology, Japan)

14:05-14:20

14:20-14:35

Development of a passive damper device with high damping rubber for wooden houses[Size: 1MB]

Tomoki Furuta (Daiichi Institute of Technology, Japan)

14:35-14:50

Mechanical performance and seismic failure control of high-rise complex tall buildings[Size: 8MB]

Jun Teng (Harbin Institute of Technology, Shenzhen Graduate School, China)

14:50-15:05

Proposal of design procedure for seismic isolation codes worldwide[Size: 2MB]

Demin Feng (Fujita Corp., Japan)

15:05-15:20

13:20-15:20

Parallel Session 1B

Rm B103, 1F, Office Building, Architectural Design and Research Institute of Tongji University (Group) Co., Ltd.

Chair: Khalid Mosalam (University of California, Berkeley, USA)

Note: Total time for each presentation is 15 minutes including 3-minute Q/A.

13:20-13:35

Welded end-slot connected buckling restrained braces: research and implementation[Size: 7MB]

Keh-Chyuan Tsai (National Taiwan University, Chinese Taipei)

13:35-13:50

Performance-based design of low aspect ratio RC walls[Size: 2MB]

Andrew Whittaker (State University of New York at Buffalo, USA)

13:50-14:05

Aftershock monitoring of damaged buildings in Chile and New Zealand using NEES instrumentation[Size: 2MB]

Robert Nigbor (University of California at Los Angeles, USA)

14:05-14:20

Ultimate behavior of thin-walled steel and CFT columns under bi-directional seismic ground motions[Size: 2MB]

Goto Yoshiaki (Nagoya Institute of Technology, Japan)

14:20-14:35

14:35-14:50

14:50-15:05

Shock environment and shock isolation of underground structures under explosion[Size: 3MB]

Zhimin Tian (Beijing Canbao Institute of Architectural Design, China)

15:05-15:20

13:20-15:20

Parallel Session 1C - Young Scholar (1)

Rm B102, 1F, Office Building, Architectural Design and Research Institute of Tongji University (Group) Co., Ltd.

Chair: Panagiotis Kotronis (Ecole Centrale de Nantes, France)

Note: Total time for each presentation is 15 minutes including 3-minute Q/A.

13:20-13:35

13:35-13:50

Seismic response of base isolated buildings considering pounding to moat walls[Size: 2MB]

Gilberto Mosqueda (University of California at San Diego, USA)

13:50-14:05

14:05-14:20

Performance-based design and evaluation of link column frame system[Size: 3MB]

Tony Yang (University of British Columbia, Canada)

14:20-14:35

Seismic performance evaluation of a masonry building retrofitted by precast RC panels[Size: 3MB]

Tao Wang (Institute of Engineering Mechanics, China Earthquake Administration, China)

14:35-14:50

14:50-15:05

Seismic analysis and optimization design of water distribution network[Size: 2MB]

Wei Liu (Tongji University, China)

15:05-15:20

Parallel Session 2A

Lecture Hall, 1F, Office Building, Architectural Design and Research Institute of Tongji University (Group) Co., Ltd.

Chair: Tetsuo Kubo (University of Tokyo, Japan)

Note: Total time for each presentation is 15 minutes including 3-minute Q/A.

15:35-15:50

15:50-16:05

Continuous distributed hybrid simulation testing using shaking tables[Size: 2MB]

Uwe E. Dorka (Universität Kassel, Germany)

16:05-16:20

16:35-16:50

Assessing the performance of masonry-infilled RC frames using shake-table tests and computational models[Size: 3MB]

P. Benson Shing (University of California at San Diego, USA)

16:50-17:05

Shaking table test of tall buildings and influences of setback[Size: 3MB]

Congzhen Xiao (China Academy of Building Research, China)

17:05-17:20

In-situ dynamic test for a base-isolated 15-story steel building structure[Size: 6MB]

Junwu Dai (Institute of Engineering Mechanics, China Earthquake Administration, China)

Parallel Session 2B

Rm B103, 1F, Office Building, Architectural Design and Research Institute of Tongji University (Group) Co., Ltd.

Chair: Taiki Saito (Toyohashi University of Technology, Japan)

Note: Total time for each presentation is 15 minutes including 3-minute Q/A.

15:35-15:50

Probabilistic performance-based seismic risk assessment of bridge inventories[Size: 3MB]

David T. Lau (Carleton University, Canada)

15:50-16:05

16:05-16:20

Assessment of the operational level of a bridge network in post-earthquake scenarios[Size: 7MB]

Riccardo Zandonini (University of Trento, Italy)

16:20-16:35

Shake-table evaluation of damage-resistant, re-centering bridge columns[Size: 2MB]

Marc Eberhard (University of Washington)

16:35-16:50

Consequences of strong vertical accelerations on reinforced concrete bridge columns[Size: 5MB]

Khalid Mosalam (University of California, Berkeley, USA)

16:50-17:05

The study and application of self-centering seismic isolation system[Size: 4MB]

Wancheng Yuan (Tongji University, China)

17:05-17:20

Parallel Session 2C- Young Scholar (2)

Rm B102, 1F, Office Building, Architectural Design and Research Institute of Tongji University (Group) Co., Ltd.

Chair: Bin Xu (Hunan University, China)

Note: Total time for each presentation is 15 minutes including 3-minute Q/A.

15:35-15:50

Simplified modeling strategies for soil structure interaction[Size: 3MB]

Panagiotis Kotronis (Ecole Centrale de Nantes, France)

15:50-16:05

Seismic Collapse analysis on core-outrigger structures[Size: 2MB]

Feifei Sun (Tongji University, China)

16:05-16:20

Simple strut model for evaluating infill-frame interaction[Size: 2MB]

Yasushi Sanada (Osaka University, Japan)

16:20-16:35

16:35-16:50

16:50-17:05

Shake table test of a typical cable stayed bridge tower[Size: 2MB]

Yan Xu (Tongji University, China)

17:05-17:20

Seismic performance of new FRP-hybrid bridge piers[Size: 4MB]

Shaofei Jiang (Fuzhou University, China)

Monday, December 10, 2011

10:20-12:00

Plenary Session 3

Rm 312, Congress Center, Jiading Campus, Tongji University

Chair: Riccardo Zandonini (University of Trento, Italy)

Note: Total time for each presentation is 25 minutes including 5-minute Q/A.

10:20-10:45

Seismic and blast protection of building structures using nonlinear energy sinks[Size: 2MB]

Billie Spencer (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, USA)

10:45-11:10

Recorded responses and performance of buildings during the 2011 Great East Japan Earthquake[Size: 14MB]

Kazuhiko Kasai(Tokyo Institute of Technology, Japan)

11:10-11:35

Project warehouse research data and databases on the NEEShub[Size: 4MB]

Julio Ramirez(Purdue University, USA)

11:35-12:00

Steel braced frames for enhanced seismic performance

Robert Tremblay (Ecole Polytechnique de Montreal, Canada)

13:00-15:05

Plenary Session 4

Rm 312, Congress Center, Jiading Campus, Tongji University

Chair: Chong-Shien Tsai (Feng Chia University, Chinese Taipei)

Note: Total time for each presentation is 25 minutes including 5-minute Q/A.

13:00-13:25

Long period earthquake ground motions and their effects to structures[Size: 2MB]

Carlos Ventura (University of British Columbia, Canada)

13:25-13:50

Design of beam-to-column RC connections: lessons from the Christchurch Earthquakes[Size: 2MB]

Roberto Leon(Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, USA)

13:50-14:15

14:15-14:40

14:40-15:05

Free Discussion for Forum Resolution

Rm. 312, Congress Center, Jiading Campus, Tongji University

Chair: Roberto Leon (Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, USA)

Chair: Carlos Ventura (University of British Columbia, Canada)

Recorder: Tony Yang (University of British Columbia, Canada)

Final Resolution of the Fifth Kwang-Hua Forum