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11. Structural Response of World Trade Center Buildings 1, 2 and 7 to Impact and Fire Damage
Published: 10/18/2012
Authors: Therese P McAllister, John L Gross, Fahim Sadek, Steven W Kirkpatrick, Robert S. MacNeill, Mehdi S Zarghamee, Omer O Erbay, Andrew T Sarawit
Abstract: The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) conducted an extensive investigation of the collapse of World Trade Center towers (WTC 1 and WTC 2) and the WTC 7 building. This paper describes the component, subsystem, and global analyses p ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=912399

12. Measurement of Temperature, Displacement, and Strain in Structural Components Subject to Fire Effects: Concepts and Candidate Approaches
Series: Technical Note (NIST TN)
Report Number: 1768
Published: 9/28/2012
Authors: Therese P McAllister, William E Luecke, Mark A Iadicola, Matthew F Bundy
Abstract: For the last forty years, NIST has led the world in fire metrology through research conducted at the Large Fire Laboratory, which is being expanded to enable experiments on real-scale structures under combined structural and fire loads. The combined ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=911994

13. Overview of the Structural Design of World Trade Center 1, 2, and 7
Published: 9/1/2012
Authors: Therese P McAllister, Fahim Sadek, John L Gross, Jason D Averill, Richard George Gann
Abstract: This paper summarizes the primary structural systems which comprised World Trade Center 1, World Trade Center 2, and World Trade Center 7. The buildings were destroyed in the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001. This paper describes the four ma ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=910105

14. Structural Analysis of Impact Damage to World Trade Center Buildings 1, 2, and 7
Published: 8/12/2012
Authors: Therese P McAllister, Fahim Sadek, John L Gross, Steven W Kirkpatrick, Robert S. MacNeill, R. Bocchieri, Mehdi S Zarghamee, Omer O Erbay, Andrew T Sarawit
Abstract: The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) conducted an extensive investigation of the collapse of World Trade Center towers (WTC 1 and WTC 2) and the WTC 7 building. This paper describes the reconstruction of impact damage to each of ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=910120

15. June 2012 Errata to Structural Fire Response and Probable Collapse Sequence of World Trade Center Building 7 (NIST NCSTAR 1-9)
Series: National Construction Safety Team Act Reports (NIST NCSTAR)
Report Number: 1-9
Published: 6/27/2012
Author: Therese P McAllister
Abstract: SEE FULL ERRATA LIST: http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=901225. Bearing seat dimensions for girder at Column 79. Pg 482, Analytical Model for Seated Connection at Columns 79 and 81, modification to fourth sentence in the ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=911719

16. April 2012 Errata for Structural Fire Response and Probable Collapse Sequence of World Trade Center Building 7 (NIST NCSTAR 1-9)
Series: National Construction Safety Team Act Reports (NIST NCSTAR)
Report Number: 1-9
Published: 5/16/2012
Author: Therese P McAllister
Abstract: SEE FULL ERRATA LIST: http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=901225. Errata for Chapter 8, pg 342. Footnote 2 "Taken from Erection Drawings, sheet E12/13, 12th & 13th Floor Framing Plan" to "Taken from Structural Drawing S-8, ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=911106

17. Cross-sectional stability of structural steel at elevated temperatures
Published: 4/19/2012
Authors: Therese P McAllister, Mina Samir Seif
Abstract: There is a lack of understanding of how structural systems perform under realistic, uncontrolled fires. Current specifications for the design of steel structures in the US do not include fire effects as part of structural design. Instead, fire pr ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=910610

18. Resilience of the Built Environment: A White Paper
Published: 9/26/2011
Author: Therese P McAllister
Abstract: N/A
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=909745

19. Load Combination Requirements in ASCE Standard 7-10: New Developments
Published: 4/14/2011
Authors: Therese P McAllister, Bruce Ellingwood
Abstract: The fundamental load combination requirements for strength design (or load and resistance factor design) appearing in Section 2.3 of ASCE Standard 7-10 advance those first developed and implemented in 1982, which since have achieved a state of maturi ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=907587

20. Best Practice Guidelines for Structural Fire Resistance Design of Concrete and Steel Buildings
Series: Technical Note (NIST TN)
Report Number: 1681
Published: 12/1/2010
Authors: Long Thanh Phan, John L Gross, Therese P McAllister
Abstract: This document is intended to provide practicing engineers and building code officials with a technical resource that contains the current best practice for fire-resistant design of concrete and steel structures. The report provides a review of exi ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=907295



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