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21. Global Structural Analysis of the Response of the World Trade Center Towers to Impact Damage and Fire. Federal Building and Fire Safety Investigation of the World Trade Center Disaster (NIST NCSTAR 1-6D) ***DRAFT for Public Comments***
Series: National Construction Safety Team Act Reports (NIST NCSTAR)
Report Number: 1-6
Published: 9/1/2005
Authors: Mehdi S Zarghamee, Yasuo Kitane, Omer O Erbay, Therese P McAllister, John L Gross
Abstract: Simpson Gumpertz & Heger Inc. (SGH) developed global models of the World Trade Center (WTC) towers using finite elements to gain an understanding of the roles of the aircraft impact damage and the subsequent fires in the WTC towers with respect to st ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=909178

22. Implications for Earthquake Risk Reduction in the United States From the Kocaeli, Turkey, Earthquake of August 17, 1999
Published: 8/1/2000
Authors: John L Gross, Long Thanh Phan
Abstract: The moment magnitude (MW) 7.4 Kocaeli, Turkey, earthquake struck the Kocaeli province of northwestern Turkey on Tuesday, August 17, 1999 at 3:02 a.m. local time and caused extensive damage to buildings (an estimated 250,000 building units suffered fr ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=860243

23. Investigation of L'Ambiance Plaza Building Collapse in Bridgeport, Connecticut (NBS IR 87-3640)
Series: NIST Interagency/Internal Report (NISTIR)
Report Number: 87-3640
Published: 9/30/1987
Authors: C G. Culver, C. F. Scribner, R D Marshall, Felix Y. Yokel, John L Gross, Charles William Clay Yancey, E. M. Hendrickson
Abstract: Results from an investigation to determine the cause of the collapse of the L'Ambiance Plaza building on April 23, 1987 are presented. The building was being constructed using the lift-slab method: collapse occurred during construction. The invest ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=908893

24. Lateral torsional buckling of steel W-beams subjected to localized fires
Published: 9/1/2013
Authors: Chao Zhang, John L Gross, Therese P McAllister
Abstract: Current design approaches to assess the lateral torsional buckling capacity of steel beams in fire are based on the assumption of uniform steel temperature. This paper investigates the effect of temperature gradients on the lateral torsional buckling ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=913504

25. Manual for Seismic and Windstorm Evaluation of Existing Concrete Buildings for Dominican Republic (NIST IR 6867)
Series: NIST Interagency/Internal Report (NISTIR)
Report Number: 6867
Published: 4/1/2002
Authors: Hai Sang Lew, Emil Simiu, John L Gross
Abstract: This manual is prepared for seismic and winds hazards evaluation of reinforced concrete buildings in the Dominican Republic. The evaluation procedures presented in this manual can be applied to any ordinary cast-in-place concrete buildings, but are ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=860413

26. Modification of Existing Welded Steel Moment Frame Connections for Seismic Resistance
Published: 5/1/2001
Authors: John L Gross, M D Engelhardt, C M Uang, K Kasai, N Iwankiw
Abstract: The Congressional emergency appropriation resulting from the January 17, 1994, Northridge earthquake provided the Building and Fire Research Laboratory (BFRL) at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) an opportunity to expand its a ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=860185

27. NIST-SFPE Workshop for Development of a National R&D Roadmap for Structural Fire Safety Design and Retrofit of Structures: Proceedings
Series: NIST Interagency/Internal Report (NISTIR)
Report Number: 7133
Published: 4/20/2004
Authors: K H Almand, Long Thanh Phan, Therese P McAllister, M A. Starnes, John L Gross
Abstract: This report describes the results of the workshop sponsored by the National Institute of Standards and Technology's Building and Fire Research Laboratory that was held on October 2-3, 2003 in Baltimore, MD. The workshop was planned to assist with the ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=860570

28. NIST-SFPE Workshop for Development of a National R&D Roadmap for Structural Fire Safety Design and Retrofit of Structures: Proceedings.
Published: 12/1/2003
Authors: K H Almand, Long Thanh Phan, Therese P McAllister, M A. Starnes, John L Gross
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=100887

29. NIST-SFPE Workshop for Development of a National R&D Roadmap for Structural Fire Safety Design and Retrofit of Structures: Proceedings.
Series: NIST Interagency/Internal Report (NISTIR)
Report Number: 7133
Published: 12/1/2004
Authors: K H Almand, Long Thanh Phan, Therese P McAllister, M A. Starnes, John L Gross
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=101411

30. 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



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