Performance, Protection and Strengthening of Structures under Extreme Loading

Volume 82

doi: 10.4028/

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Authors: Sumita Dey, Tore Børvik, Odd Sture Hopperstad

Abstract: This paper aims through several numerical studies to highlight some effects of layering plates in ballistic protection. The possible...

Authors: Benoit Boutillier, Alice Clarke, Denis Huber

Abstract: The present study deals with flexible structures which protect human lives and buildings against falling rocks with a high energy, up to 5...

Authors: Spencer Quiel, Shalva Marjanishvili

Abstract: Low-rise office buildings constitute a large portion of the building inventory that is governed by criteria published by the US government....

Authors: Adeline Heymann, Marielle Collombet, Stéphane Lambert, Philippe Gotteland

Abstract: This paper deals with the evaluation of damage due to boulder impact on rockfall protection embankment thanks to external methods. A 4 m...

Authors: Davide Lumassi, Andrea Manes, Marco Giglio

Abstract: Actual strategies and rules in peace keeping mission have led to an intensive use of helicopters exposing the aircraft and the crew to...

Authors: Satoru Yamaguchi, Hiroaki Nishi, Hisashi Kon-No, Shin Ya Omote, Norimitsu Kishi, Yuji Ushiwatari

Abstract: In Japan, many rockfall protection walls have been constructed along the nationalhighways in mountainous areas. Up till now, usually these...

Authors: Kristian Schellenberg, Norimitsu Kishi, Hisashi Kon-No

Abstract: A system of multiple degrees of freedom composed out of three masses and three springs has been presented in 2008 for analyzing rockfall...

Authors: Pawel Baranowski, Jerzy Malachowski, Tadeusz Niezgoda

Abstract: This paper presents the development process of a numerical model for a terrain vehicle suspension system. Geometry of the tire and other...

Authors: Ayman Trad, Ali Limam, Philippe Robit

Abstract: In the rockfall protection barriers, the role of the net is to diffuse the efforts to the braking devices which absorb the energy and slow...

Authors: Eng Choon Leong, Sarma Anand, Chee Hiong Lim

Abstract: Going underground has been proven an effective defense strategy. However, defense structures below the ground need to be designed for ground...


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