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International Journal of Safety and Security Engineering, Volume 7

Issue 4 (08/11/2017)

TRM reinforcement of masonry specimens for seismic areas

Author(s): S. IVORRA, D. BRU, A. GALVAÑ, STEFANO SILVESTRI, CRISTINA APERA & DORA FOTI

Pages: 11 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 463 - 474

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Seismic rehabilitation of masonry heritage structures with base-isolation and with selected contemporary strengthening measures

Author(s): VOJKO KILAR & SIMON PETROVČIČ

Pages: 10 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 475 - 485

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Seismic behavior of a masonry chimney retrofitted with composite materials: a preliminary approach

Author(s): Seismic behavior of a masonry chimney retrofitted with composite materials: a preliminary approach

Pages: 11 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 486 - 497

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A direct procedure for the seismic design of frame structures with added viscous dampers

Author(s): STEFANO SILVESTRI, MICHELE PALERMO & TOMASO TROMBETTI

Pages: 11 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 498 - 509

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Earthquake shake: a regulatory recipe for quake stricken Kaikoura, New Zealand

Author(s): KATE MADSEN

Pages: 8 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 510 - 518

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Model updating based on the dynamic identification of a baroque bell tower

Author(s): MARIELLA DIAFERIO, DORA FOTI, NICOLA IVAN GIANNOCCARO & SALVADOR IVORRA

Pages: 12 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 519 - 531

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Using PBEE to assess and improve performance of different structural systems for low-rise steel buildings

Author(s): VESNA TERZIC & STEPHEN A. MAHIN

Pages: 12 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 532 - 544

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Code inadequacies discouraging the earthquake-based seismic analysis of buildings

Author(s): MARIA CRISTINA PORCU

Pages: 1 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 545 - 546

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Hands-on-experience on seismic retrofit in four different countries

Author(s): HAZIM YILMAZ & THOMAS HACHMANN

Pages: 10 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 557 - 567

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Approaches for evaluating failure probability of emergency power supply systems in hospitals

Author(s): CHI-HAO LIN, XIAOQIN LIU, CHENG-TAO YANG, YI-KUANG PAN & YU-CHIA LIAO

Pages: 8 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 568 - 576

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Reviewing the 2016 Kumamoto earthquake damage in Mashiki town area by using microtremor measurements

Author(s): TARA NIDHI LOHANI, TAKASHI NAGAO & YASUHIRO FUKUSHIMA

Pages: 7 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 577 - 584

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A next-generation open-source tool for earthquake loss estimation

Author(s): S. MOLINA-PALACIOS, D. H. LANG, A. MESLEM, C. D. LINDHOLM & N. AGEA-MEDINA

Pages: 11 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 585 - 596

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Influence of hydrogeological and geotechnical parameters on the seismic behavior of potable water infrastructures

Author(s): RAMÓN EGEA PÉREZ, JESÚS P. CHAZARRA ZAPATA & FRANCISCO J. LÓPEZ PEÑALVER

Pages: 14 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 597 - 611

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Influence of hydrogeological and geotechnical parameters on the seismic behavior of potable water infrastructures

Author(s): RAMÓN EGEA PÉREZ, JESÚS P. CHAZARRA ZAPATA & FRANCISCO J. LÓPEZ PEÑALVER

Pages: 14 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 597 - 611

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Improvement of an integrated management system resulting in higher industrial safety efficiency

Author(s): M. BEREZYUK, A. RUMYANTSEVA & G. CHEBOTAREVA

Pages: 14 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 612 - 626

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Issue 3 (30/09/2017)

A PATHWAY TO INITIATE BOTTOM-UP COMMUNITY-BASED DISASTER RISK REDUCTION WITHIN A TOP-DOWN SYSTEM: THE CASE OF CHINA

Author(s): TIMOTHY SIM, LENA DOMINELLI & JOCELYN LAU

Pages: 10 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 283 - 293

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A STUDY OF MOTIVATIONAL ASPECTS INITIATING VOLUNTEERISM IN DISASTER MANAGEMENT IN GERMANY

Author(s): P. HOLWITT, S. STROHSCHNEIDER, R. ZINKE, S. KAISER, I. KRANERT, A. LINKE & M. MÄHLER

Pages: 8 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 294 - 302

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PERVASIVE TECHNOLOGIES FOR THE REDUCTION OF DISASTER CONSEQUENCES: OPPORTUNITIES AND QUESTIONS

Author(s): VINCENZO FERRARA

Pages: 9 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 303 - 312

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SOCIAL MEDIA DURING MULTI-HAZARD DISASTERS: LESSONS FROM THE KAIKOURA EARTHQUAKE 2016

Author(s): BRIONY GRAY, MARK J. WEAL & DAVID MARTIN

Pages: 10 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 313 - 323

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SUPPORTING THE EU RESPONSE TO ENVIRONMENTAL EMERGENCIES: EUROPEAN MULTIPLE ENVIRONMENTAL THREATS EMERGENCY NETWORK

Author(s): LISBETH HALL1, JOLANDA ROELOFS1, SJORS SCHULPEN, ARNOUT DE BRUIN, SANDER BANUS, RAQUEL DUARTE-DAVIDSON, EIRIAN THOMAS, EMMA-JANE GOODE, OWEN LANDEG, ANGIE BONE, ELISABETH WIGENSTAM, BIRGITTA LILJEDAHL, ANNICA WALEIJ, LOUISE SIMONSSON & ANN GÖRANSSON NYBERG

Pages: 12 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 324 - 336

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HOMELAND SECURITY AND EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT IN INSTITUTIONS OF HIGHER EDUCATION (IHE): TEXAS CASE STUDY

Author(s): MAGDALENA ANNA DENHAM & ASHISH KUMAR KHEMKA

Pages: 14 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 337 - 351

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CONSTRUCTING RESILIENCE MODEL OF PORT INFRASTRUCTURE BASED ON SYSTEM DYNAMICS

Author(s): HYUNGMIN CHO & HEEKYUNG PARK

Pages: 8 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 352 - 360

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ROLES AND SCOPE OF SYSTEM INTERFACE IN INTEGRATED CONTROL SYSTEM FOR MULTI DISASTER COUNTERMEASURE

Author(s): SEUNGHWA PARK & CHANGHEE HONG

Pages: 5 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 361 - 366

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SMART MATURE RESILIENCE, SYSTEM DYNAMICS BASED INTERACTIVE LEARNING ENVIRONMENT: A BETA VERSION

Author(s): MARTA ITURRIZA, AHMED A. ABDELGAWAD, LEIRE LABAKA, JAZIAR RADIANTI, JOSE M. SARRIEGI & JOSE J. GONZALEZ

Pages: 12 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 367 - 379

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INTELLIGENCE ANALYSTS’ TRAINING THROUGH SERIOUS GAMES: THE LEILA PROJECT

Author(s): A. ZANASI, F. RUINI & A. BONZIO

Pages: 9 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 380 - 389

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MANAGEMENT OF ZIKA OUTBREAK IN A TROPICAL URBANISED COUNTRY: SINGAPORE

Author(s): DOREEN TAN SOEK CHIN & CHONG SI JACK

Pages: 8 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 390 - 398

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LOCAL SUPPLY CHAINS: THE DISASTER MANAGEMENT PERSPECTIVE

Author(s): KYLE B. PFEIFFER, CARMELLA BURDI & SCOTT SCHLUETER

Pages: 6 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 399 - 405

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A TAXONOMICAL FRAMEWORK OF SOCIO-CULTURAL HAZARDS IN TRANSPORT HUBS

Author(s): SIMONE ROZZI, ALESSIA GOLFETTI, MICHAEL MINKOV, MARK ROBINSON, FERHAN ŞENGÜR & CARLO DAMBRA

Pages: 12 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 406 - 418

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MANAGING EXTREME AGRICULTURE RISKS IN BRAZIL

Author(s): DIEGO ARIAS, PEDRO A. VIEIRA & PAULO M. MENDES

Pages: 11 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 419 - 430

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DISASTER NURSING: LOOKING TO THE FUTURE IN NORWAY

Author(s): GUNN-MARI HOLDO, LEE MILES & HEATHER HARTWELL

Pages: 11 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 431 - 442

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THE CAMPI FLEGREI DEEP DRILLING PROJECT (CFDDP): CALDERA STRUCTURE AND HAZARD

Author(s): DE NATALE GIUSEPPE, TROISE CLAUDIA, SOMMA RENATO & GIOVANNI PERILLO

Pages: 5 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 443 - 448

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Issue 2 (30/06/2017)

STATISTICAL ANALYSIS OF FAILURE CONSEQUENCES FOR OIL AND GAS PIPELINES

Author(s): CHIARA BELVEDERESI & MARKUS R. DANN

Pages: 9 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 103 - 112

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VARIATION OF THE EXPLOSION RISK IN A HYBRID COLLECTOR DURING REVAMPING OPERATIONS

Author(s): S. COPELLI, M. RABONI, M. RAGAZZI, E. C. RADA, V. TORRETTA

Pages: 12 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 113 - 125

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NUMERICAL AND EXPERIMENTAL SIMULATION OF SPONTANEOUS COMBUSTION OF COAL

Author(s): YU ZHIJIN & WEN HU

Pages: 10 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 126 - 136

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ASSESSING VULNERABILITIES AS A STEP TOWARD CLIMATE CHANGE INDUCED HAZARD PREPAREDNESS

Author(s): HARDY PUNDT, ANDREA HEILMANN & MARTIN SCHEINERT

Pages: 9 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 137 - 146

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FLOOD ADAPTATION BY INFORMAL SETTLERS IN KATHMANDU AND THEIR FEAR OF EVICTION

Author(s): NEERAJ DANGOL & JENNIFER DAY

Pages: 9 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 147 - 156

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IN THE WAKE OF WINSTON – CLIMATE CHANGE, MOBILITY AND RESILIENCY IN FIJI

Author(s): A. ROWAN GARD & JOELI VEITAYAKI

Pages: 11 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 157 - 168

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IMPACTS OF RAINFALL AND VULNERABILITIES IN THE METROPOLITAN REGION OF BAIXADA SANTISTA, BRAZIL

Author(s): FABIANO DE ARAUJO MOREIRA, NÚRIA APARECIDA MIATTO RAMPAZO & MARINA SÓRIA CASTELLANO

Pages: 10 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 169 - 179

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INTEGRATING BUILDING EFFECT OF LOCAL GRID REFINEMENT IN URBAN FLOOD MODELLING

Author(s): CHEN-JIA HUANG & MING-HSI HSU

Pages: 9 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 180 - 189

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THE POTENTIAL OF TWO TYPES OF URBAN FLOODING TO CAUSE MATERIAL DAMAGES IN LISBON, PORTUGAL

Author(s): MIGUEL LEAL & CATARINA RAMOS

Pages: 10 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 190 - 200

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MANAGING THE SOCIOECONOMIC IMPACTS OF EXTREME WEATHER EVENTS IN THE SOUTHWEST PACIFIC BASIN

Author(s): VIVIENNE SAVERIMUTTU & MARIA E. VARUA

Pages: 11 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 201 - 212

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FLOOD FORECASTING SYSTEM OF URBAN AREAS IN SOUTH KOREA

Author(s): YOUNG-IL MOON, JI-HYEOK CHOI, MIN-SEOK KIM & JUNG-HWAN LEE

Pages: 7 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 213 - 220

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USING A COASTAL STORM HAZARD INDEX TO ASSESS STORM IMPACTS IN LISBON

Author(s): BOGDAN JARANOVIC, JORGE TRINDADE, JOÃO RIBEIRO & ADÉLIO SILVA

Pages: 12 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 221 - 233

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SAFETY AND SECURITY OF HOSPITALS DURING NATURAL DISASTERS: CHALLENGES OF DISASTER MANAGERS

Author(s): SEYED PAYAM SALAMATI NIA & UDAYANGANI KULATUNGA

Pages: 12 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 234 - 246

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DE-ICING OF AIRCRAFT: INCORPORATING BUSINESS RISKS AND OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH AND SAFETY

Author(s): S. NADEAU & FRANÇOIS MORENCY

Pages: 19 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 247 - 266

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Issue 1 (31/03/2017)

Analysis of intrinsic factors contributing to urban road crashes

Author(s): S. RAICU, D. COSTESCU & S. BURCIU

Pages: 8 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 1 - 9

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RELIABILITY REQUIRED FOR HERITAGE STRUCTURES

Author(s): MILAN HOLICKÝ

Pages: 8 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 10 - 18

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The importance of public participation in monitoring risks in large-scale industrial projects: an Australian experience

Author(s): ROCKLEY G. BOOTHROYD

Pages: 11 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 19 - 30

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Sustainable development and the great sage-grouse

Author(s): DOUGLAS B. RIDEOUT, YU WEI, JOE-RILEY EPPS, DAVID MUELLER & NIKI KERNOHAN

Pages: 9 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 31 - 40

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A methodological framework for organizational risk management in energy companies

Author(s): L.D. GITELMAN, L.M. GITELMAN & M.V. KOZHEVNIKOV

Pages: 10 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 41 - 51

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Connecting community organisations for disaster preparedness

Author(s): VALERIE INGHAM & SARAH REDSHAW

Pages: 12 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 52 - 64

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Vaccination campaign against typhoid in temporary shelters after 2015 earthquake in Bhaktapur, Nepal

Author(s): B.G. DHOUBHADEL, C.M. PARRY, M. SUZUKI, G.B. RAYA, D. SHRESTHA & K. ARIYOSHI

Pages: 6 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 65 - 71

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An improved model for the penetration of a rigid projectile into a ductile target

Author(s): S. SYNGELLAKIS

Pages: 12 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 72 - 84

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International Journal of Safety and Security Engineering

An Interdisciplinary journal for research and applications

The International Journal of Safety and Security Engineering, due to its special nature, is an interdisciplinary area of research and applications that brings together in a systematic way many disciplines of engineering, from the traditional to the most technologically advanced. The journal covers areas such as crisis management; security engineering; natural disasters and emergencies; terrorism; IT security; man-made hazards; risk management; control; protection and mitigation issues.