QUAKER: FAULT-RUPTURE AND STRONG-SHAKING EFFECTS ON THE SAFETY OF COMPOSITE FOUNDATIONS AND PIPELINE SYSTEMS

Ref.No: 63134600
Start date: 01.11.2002
End date: 31.05.2006
Approval date: 06.09.2002
Department: CIVIL ENGINEERING
Sector: GEOTECHNICAL ENGINEERING
Financier: ENERGY ENVIRONMENT AND SUSTAINABLE DEVOLPMENT, E.C.
Budget: 171.028,00 €
Scientific Responsible: Prof. GEORGIOS GKAZETAS
Email: gazetas@central.ntua.gr
Description: THE RESEARCH PROJECT WILL STUDY IN DETAIL TWO OF THE MAJOR UNRESOLVED ISSUES IN FOUNDATION DYNAMIC, BOTH RELATING TO GROUND MOVEMENT OCCURING DURING STRONG EARTHQUAKES. QUAKER SPECIFICALLY IMPROVE UNDERSTANDING OF THE BEHAVIOUR OF SOIL ...