CUREE Publications

Provided below is an archive of various CUREE research publications, available for free download.

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Earthquake Damage and Assessment

CUREE conducted an ongoing development of Guidelines for Earthquake Damage Assessment and Repair. The goal was to provide a fair, accurate, and well-documented Guidelines for a general audience as well as engineers involved in evaluations of earthquake damage after an earthquake.


EDA-01: Testing and Assessment of Epoxy Injection Crack Repair For Residential Concrete Stem Walls and Slab-On-Grade
by NAHB Research Center, Inc., 2002, 34 pages.
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EDA-02: General Guidelines for the Assessment and Repair of Earthquake Damage in Residential Woodframe Buildings - Winner of the SEAOC Excellence in Engineering Award
edited by Jon Osteraas, 2007 (updated 2010), 371 pages.
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EDA-03: Cyclic Behavior and Repair of Stucco and Gypsum Woodframe Walls: Phase I
by Andrew Eric Arnold, Chia-Ming Uang, and Andre Filiatrault, 2003, 268 pages.
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EDA-04: Workshop Proceedings: Effect of Earthquake-Induced Transient Ground Surface Deformations on At-Grade Improvements
by Bruce Bolt, Paul Somerville, Norman Abrahamson, Aspasia Zerva, (edited by Ashkay Gupta), 2004, 140 pages.
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EDA-05: Seismic Compression of As-Compacted Fill Soils with Variable Levels of Fines Content and Fines Plasticity
by Jonathan P. Stewart, Daniel H. Whang, Matthew Moyneur, and Pendo Duku, 2004, 121 pages.
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EDA-06: Engineering Guidelines for the Assessment and Repair of Earthquake Damage in Residential Woodframe Buildings - Draft version
edited by Jon Osteraas, 2004, 204 pages.
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EDA-07: Cyclic Behavior and Repair of Stucco and Gypsum Sheathed Woodframe Walls: Phase II
by Andrew Eric Arnold, Chia-Ming Uang, and Andre Filiatrault, 2003, 341 pages.
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NEHRP Tech Briefs
CUREE-Kajima
SAC Steel
Woodframe Project
CEA General Guidelines
NEES Nonstructural