Paper Title:
Improving Hurricane Survivability of Heritage Structures
  Abstract

Worldwide, hurricanes or tropical cyclones cause immense damage and loss of life, yet we do not have a clear set of guidelines for improving the survivability of heritage structures. This paper synthesizes lessons learned in practice regarding appropriate assessment with discussion of vulnerability indicators, wind and storm surge forces and retrofit approaches

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Periodical
Advanced Materials Research (Volumes 133-134)
Edited by
Xianglin Gu and Xiaobin Song
Pages
867-872
DOI
10.4028/www.scientific.net/AMR.133-134.867
Citation
P. S. Sparks, "Improving Hurricane Survivability of Heritage Structures", Advanced Materials Research, Vols. 133-134, pp. 867-872, 2010
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October 2010
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