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New paper published in Coastal Engineering Journal

The paper Tsunami evacuation analysis in the urban built environment: a multi-scale perspective through two modeling approaches in Viña del Mar, Chile of researchers Jorge León, Sebastián Castro, Cyril Mokrani, and Alejandra Gubler was published online in the journal Coastal Engineering Journal. You can read it from the journal website here or you can contact … Continue reading New paper published in Coastal Engineering Journal

Participation in 17WCEE

We are pleased to inform that SIBER-RISK will be present in the 17th World Conference on Earthquake Engineering, from September 27 to October 2, 2021. The following works have been accepted and will be presented in Sendai, Japan: WP1: Seismic hazard and risk assessment of spatially Distributed Network Systems (DNS) Candia, G., Lyon, B., Macedo, … Continue reading Participation in 17WCEE

New paper published in IEEE Systems Journal

The paper Risk and Resilience Assessment With Component Criticality Ranking of Electric Power Systems Subject to Earthquakes of researchers Sebastián Espinoza, Alan Poulos, Hugh Rudnick, Juan Carlos de la Llera, Mathaios Panteli, and Pierluigi Mancarella was published online in the journal IEEE Systems Journal. You can read it from the journal website here or you … Continue reading New paper published in IEEE Systems Journal

New paper published in Earthquake Spectra

The paper Correlations of spectral accelerations in the Chilean subduction zone of researchers Gabriel Candia, Alan Poulos, Juan Carlos de la Llera, Jorge Crempien, and Jorge Macedo was published online in the journal Earthquake Spectra. You can read it from the journal website here or you can contact the authors for a copy (see People).

SIBER-RISK Strong Motion Database update

We are glad to inform that we have updated the SIBER-RISK Strong Motion Database. A new correction methodology has been applied in all the events from 1985 to october 2019. We are planning to share the correction methodology soon, but for now you can download the new records and use the new features in the website … Continue reading SIBER-RISK Strong Motion Database update

Welcome Juan Pablo!

We are pleased to announce a new member of the SIBER-RISK team. Juan Pablo Muñoz, who recently defended his Master thesis, is joining us. In his thesis, he proposed a methodology for efficient inelastic dynamic analysis of structures, that can be used for evaluating their performance or to design seismic protection systems. Now, in SIBER-RISK, … Continue reading Welcome Juan Pablo!

Successful thesis defenses of PhD Candidate Nuria Chiara Palazzi and MSc Student Juan Pablo Muñoz

Students Nuria Chiara Palazzi and Juan Pablo Muñoz have defended successfully their PhD and MSc theses, respectively. Ms. Palazzi presented her work entitled "Seismic fragility assessment of unreiforced masonry churches in central Chile", while Mr. Muñoz presented his work “A calibrated simplified model for efficient analysis of regular reinforced concrete moment resisting frames”. Congratulations to … Continue reading Successful thesis defenses of PhD Candidate Nuria Chiara Palazzi and MSc Student Juan Pablo Muñoz

Participation in ESREL 2019

We are pleased to inform that SIBER-RISK will be present in the 29th European Safety and Reliability Conference, the days 22 to 26 of September. The following works have been accepted and will be presented in Hannover, Germany: Representation and modeling of the Chilean electric power network for seismic resilience analysis (Elisa Ferrario, Alan Poulos, … Continue reading Participation in ESREL 2019

New paper published in Seismological Research Letters

The paper A New State‐of‐the‐Art Platform for Probabilistic and Deterministic Seismic Hazard Assessment of researchers Gabriel Candia, Jorge Macedo, Miguel Jaimes, and Carolina Magna-Verdugo was published online in the journal Seismological Research Letters. You can read it from the journal website here or you can contact the authors for a copy (see People).