Earthquake-Resilient and Sustainable Communities


Scientific sessions

  1. Engineering seismology
    • (1a) Soil nonlinearity of strong ground motions
    • (1b) Ground motion prediction equations and engineering applications of ground motion simulation
    • (1c) Velocity structures and site effect
  2. Geotechnical earthquake engineering
    • (2a) Soil dynamic and ground response
    • (2b) Soil liquefaction and ground failure
    • (2c) Soil structure interaction
    • (2d) Seismic design of foundations and geotechnical structures
    • (2e) Geotechnical engineering innovations
  3. Seismic design, evaluation and retrofit
    • (3a) Practice case studies in seismic retrofits
    • (3b) Design for control of seismic damage
    • (3c) Advances in earthquake engineering research
    • (3d) Repairable structures and infrastructure
    • (3e) Practice case studies in innovative structural design
    • (3f) Case studies on use of emerging technologies
    • (3g) Seismic isolation, energy dissipation and vibration control of structures
    • (3h) Seismic performance design, evaluation and retrofit for non-structural components
  4. Seismic loss and risk assessment
    • (4a) Social impacts and resilience
    • (4b) Seismic hazards and vulnerabilities
    • (4c) Earthquake loss estimation
    • (4d) Disaster risk assessment for earthquakes
    • (4e) Emergency management and planning
  5. Monitoring and early warning
    • (5a) Structural health monitoring and early warning system
    • (5b) Economic implications of seismic risk and resilience
  6. Advanced method for simulation
    • (6a) Advanced techniques for simulations in earthquake engineering
    • (6b) Advanced hybrid simulations with online model updating
  7. Photogrammetry and visualization
    • (7a) Applications of techniques of structure from motion
    • (7b) Unmanned aerial vehicle photogrammetry for earthquake reconnaissance
  8. Lessons learned from post-disaster response and recovery
    • (8a) Reconnaissance, lessons learned from recent earthquakes, and post-earthquake assessment and response
    • (8b) Intersection of earthquake engineering with social justice

Special sessions

    • (SS1) Artificial intelligence and big data for earthquake engineering
    • (SS2) Seismic design, analysis and qualification for off-shore wind turbines
    • (SS3) Structural collapse behavior under near-fault earthquake effect
    • (SS4) Advanced earthquake engineering techniques for seismic resistance and disaster mitigation
    • (SS5) Structural assessment and health monitoring for bridge and civil structures
    • (SS6) Advancements in earthquake early warning systems