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Seismic response of hospitals at different scales
(Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú, 2019-03-21)
Nowadays, natural disasters are more frequents and destructives compared to the past, causing many deaths and injuries. Existing hospitals are defined essential structures that have the goal to protect the public health ...
An optimal seismic risk mitigation of public school buildings in Lima through the community resilience concept and the application of MCDM methods and GIS tools
(Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú, 2019-02-25)
Nowadays retrofitting strategies are a typical problem of public administrations. Due to the amount of essential and/or historic buildings that require seismic retrofitting and the restricted economic availability, it is ...
Assessment of the influence of environmental conditions in historical adobe buildings through long-term structural monitoring
(Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú, 2019-02-11)
Historical earthen buildings are vulnerable to external solicitations, as earthquakes, tsunamis, environmental conditions and others, and, often, they are under unacceptable risks. For all these aspects, earthen buildings ...