Special Issue "What Is Really New in Seismic Response Analysis of Soil Deposits"
A special issue of Geosciences (ISSN 2076-3263).
Deadline for manuscript submissions: 30 June 2019
This Special Issue focuses on the lessons learned from the seismic monitoring of vertical and horizontal arrays. In particular, the scope is to add knowledge as far as the following aspects of seismic response analysis of soil deposits are concerned: a) influence of the deepness of the bedrock; b) criteria for the identification of the seismic bedrock; c) valley effects; d) the use of true non-linear models incorporating the soil strength; e) the seismic response of liquefiable deposits when liquefaction occurs (influence of soil failure); f) advances in soil dynamic characterization, with special attention to the in situ determination of attenuation parameters.
Of course, the seismic monitoring of strong earthquakes becomes of paramount importance with respect to the above-listed open questions.
Dr. Diego Lo Presti
Dr. Stefano Stacul
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- Seismic Response Analysis of soil deposits (SRA)
- Dynamic soil characterization
- Seismic Monitoring
- SRA of liquefiable deposits
The below list represents only planned manuscripts. Some of these manuscripts have not been received by the Editorial Office yet. Papers submitted to MDPI journals are subject to peer-review.
Title:Study on the Local Seismic Response Concerning the Realization of Catania Subway
Authors: Capilleri P. (University of Pisa), Motta E., Todaro M. (University of Catania)
Title: 2D Seismic Response Analysis of a slope in the Tyrrhenian area (Italy)
Authors: Cavallaro A., Ferraro A. and Grasso S. (University of Catania, Italy)
Title: HVSR fundamental-period site classification applied to the
Spanish strong-motion database
Authors: Pinzón, L.A., Pujades, L.G. (Technical University of Catalonia)
Title: Behavior of soil-steel bridge with various soil covers under
Authors: Damian Beben, Tomasz Maleska