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Research Output 2000 2018

2018
Open Access
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response analysis
Deposits
deposits
geometry
dimensional analysis
1 Citations

A streamlined approach for the seismic hazard assessment of a new nuclear power plant in the UK

Aldama-Bustos, G., Tromans, I. J., Strasser, F., Garrard, G., Green, G., Rivers, L., Douglas, J., Musson, R. M. W., Hunt, S., Lessi-Cheimariou, A., Davi, M. & Robertson, C. 7 Aug 2018 In : Bulletin of Earthquake Engineering. 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

nuclear power plants
hazard assessment
nuclear power plant
seismic hazard
hazards

Calibrating the backbone approach for the development of earthquake ground motion models

Douglas, J. 14 May 2018 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Open Access
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ground motion
earthquake
strong motion
calibration
hazard assessment
2 Citations

Capturing geographically-varying uncertainty in earthquake ground motion models or what we think we know may change

Douglas, J. 25 Apr 2018 Recent Advances in Earthquake Engineering in Europe: 16th European Conference on Earthquake Engineering-Thessaloniki 2018. Pitilakis, K. (ed.). Cham, Vol. 46, p. 153-181 29 p. (Geotechnical, Geological and Earthquake Engineering; vol. 46)

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Earthquakes
Hazards
Uncertainty
Monitoring
in situ stress
strong motion
nonlinearity
ground motion
soils

Development of fragility curves for use in seismic risk targeting

Gkimprixis, A., Douglas, J., Tubaldi, E. & Zonta, D. 18 Jun 2018 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Open Access
File
Earthquakes
Concrete buildings
Reinforced concrete
Hazards
Geometry

Do French macroseismic intensity observations agree with expectations from the European Seismic Hazard Model 2013?

Rey, J., Beauval, C. & Douglas, J. 9 May 2018 In : Journal of Seismology. 22, 3, p. 589-604 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

seismic hazard
hazards
Hazards
France
return period
3 Citations
Open Access
File
ground motion
Earthquakes
earthquakes
earthquake
prediction

Probabilistic seismic hazard assessment for a new-build nuclear power plant site in the UK

Tromans, I. J., Aldama-Bustos, G., Douglas, J., Lessi-Cheimariou, A., Hunt, S., Davi, M., Musson, R. M. W., Garrard, G., Strasser, F. O. & Robertson, C. 6 Aug 2018 In : Bulletin of Earthquake Engineering. 36 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

nuclear power plants
hazard assessment
nuclear power plant
seismic hazard
hazards

Risk targeting in seismic design codes: the state of the art, outstanding issues and possible paths forward

Douglas, J. & Gkimprixis, A. 22 Mar 2018 Seismic Hazard and Risk Assessment: Updated Overview with Emphasis on Romania. Vacareanu, R. & Ionescu, C. (eds.). Cham, p. 211-223 13 p. (Springer Natural Hazards)

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Seismic design
Hazards
Convolution

Using Bayesian networks for the assessment of underwater scour for road and railway bridges

Maroni, A., Tubaldi, E., Douglas, J., Ferguson, N., Zonta, D., McDonald, H., Walker, D., Greenoak, E. & Green, C. 17 May 2018 Structural Faults and Repair and European Bridge Conference 2018: Conference Proceedings. Birmingham, UK, 13 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Open Access
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Scour
Bayesian networks
Monitoring
Rivers
Inspection
2017

Estimating ground motions In the largest crustal earthquakes

Douglas, J. 22 Dec 2017 Houston, Texas

Research output: Other contribution

Earthquakes
Open Access
File
response analysis
Soils
Shear waves
Amplification
Stratigraphy
1 Citations

Inferring earthquake ground motion fields with Bayesian Networks

Gehl, P., Douglas, J. & D'Ayala, D. 1 Dec 2017 In : Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America. 107, 6, p. 2792-2808

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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Bayesian networks
ground motion
Earthquakes
earthquakes
earthquake
2 Citations

Stress accumulation in the Marmara Sea estimated through ground-motion simulations from dynamic rupture scenarios

Aochi, H., Douglas, J. & Ulrich, T. 22 Mar 2017 In : Journal of Geophysical Research: Solid Earth. 122, 3, p. 2219–2235 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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motion simulation
ground motion
rupture
simulation
prediction
Open Access
File
Seismic design
seismic design
seismic hazard
Hazards
Convolution
2016
1 Citations

Accounting for end-user preferences in earthquake early warning systems

Le Guenan, T., Smai, F., Loschetter, A., Auclair, S., Monfort, D., Taillefer, N. & Douglas, J. 1 Jan 2016 In : Bulletin of Earthquake Engineering. 14, 1, p. 297–319 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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early warning systems
early warning system
Alarm systems
Earthquakes
earthquakes
11 Citations

An updated probabilistic seismic hazard assessment for Romania and comparison with the approach and outcomes of the SHARE project

Pavel, F., Vacareanu, R., Douglas, J., Radulian, M., Cioflan, C. & Barbat, A. 7 Jun 2016 In : Pure and Applied Geophysics. 173, 6, p. 1881-1905 25 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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Romania
hazard assessment
seismic hazard
hazards
Hazards
4 Citations
Open Access
File
Turkey
ground motion
Earthquakes
simulation
strong motion
2 Citations
Open Access
File
8 Citations

Earthquake early warning and operational earthquake forecasting as real-time hazard information to mitigate seismic risk at nuclear facilities

Cauzzi, C., Behr, Y., Le Guenan, T., Douglas, J., Auclair, S., Woessner, J., Clinton, J. & Wiemar, S. 9 Jan 2016 In : Bulletin of Earthquake Engineering. 14, 9, p. 2495–2512 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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warning
forecasting
hazards
Earthquakes
Hazards
9 Citations

FRACAS: a capacity spectrum approach for seismic fragility assessment including record-to-record variability

Rossetto, T., Gehl, P., Minas, S., Galasso, C., Duffour, P., Douglas, J. & Cook, O. 25 Jul 2016 In : Engineering Structures. 125, p. 337-348 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Earthquakes
Statistical Models
22 Citations

Recent and future developments in earthquake ground motion estimation

Douglas, J. & Edwards, B. 30 Sep 2016 In : Earth-Science Reviews. 160, p. 203–219 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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ground motion
earthquake
prediction
seismic hazard
hazard
2015
8 Citations

Assessing the impact of ground-motion variability and uncertainty on empirical fragility curves

Ioannou, I., Douglas, J. & Rossetto, T. 1 Feb 2015 In : Soil Dynamics and Earthquake Engineering. 69, p. 83-92 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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ground motion
uncertainty
prediction
damage
Timber
12 Citations

Evaluation of seismic hazard for the assessment of historical elements at risk: description of input and selection of intensity measures

Douglas, J., Seyedi, D. M., Ulrich, T., Modaressi, H., Foerster, E., Pitilakis, K., Pitilakis, D., Karatzetzou, A., Gazetas, G., Garini, E. & Loli, M. 1 Jan 2015 In : Bulletin of Earthquake Engineering. 13, 1, p. 49-65 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
seismic hazard
hazards
Earthquakes
Hazards
earthquake
11 Citations

Influence of the number of dynamic analyses on the accuracy of structural response estimates

Gehl, P., Douglas, J. & Seyedi, D. M. 1 Feb 2015 In : Earthquake Spectra. 31, 1, p. 97-113 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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structural response
Maximum likelihood
Maximum likelihood estimation
estimates
Risk assessment
3 Citations

Limits on the potential accuracy of earthquake risk evaluations using the L’aquila (Italy) earthquake as an example

Douglas, J., Climent, D. M., Negulescu, C., Roullé, A. & Sedan, O. 2015 In : Annals of Geophysics. 58, 2, 17 p., S0214

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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Italy
earthquakes
damage
earthquake
evaluation
50 Citations

Selection of ground motion prediction equations for the global earthquake model

Stewart, J. P., Douglas, J., Javanbarg, M., Bozorgnia, Y., Abrahamson, N. A., Boore, D. M., Campbell, K. W., Delavaud, E., Erdik, M. & Stafford, P. J. 1 Feb 2015 In : Earthquake Spectra. 31, 1, p. 19-45 27 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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ground motion
Earthquakes
earthquakes
earthquake
prediction
2014
18 Citations

Comparison of the ranges of uncertainty captured in different seismic-hazard studies

Douglas, J., Ulrich, T., Bertil, D. & Rey, J. 1 Sep 2014 In : Seismological Research Letters. 85, 5, p. 977-985 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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type of study
return period
hazard assessment
seismic hazard
ground motion
43 Citations

Comparisons among the five ground-motion models developed using RESORCE for the prediction of response spectral accelerations due to earthquakes in Europe and the Middle East

Douglas, J., Akkar, S., Ameri, G., Bard, P. Y., Bindi, D., Bommer, J. J., Bora, S. S., Cotton, F., Derras, B., Hermkes, M., Kuehn, N. M., Luzi, L., Massa, M., Pacor, F., Riggelsen, C., Sandikkaya, M. A., Scherbaum, F., Stafford, P. J. & Traversa, P. Feb 2014 In : Bulletin of Earthquake Engineering. 12, 1, p. 341-358 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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Middle East
spectral sensitivity
ground motion
Earthquakes
earthquakes
2 Citations

Eurocode 8-compatible synthetic time-series as input to dynamic analysis

Causse, M., Laurendeau, A., Perrault, M., Douglas, J., Bonilla, L. F. & Guéguen, P. Apr 2014 In : Bulletin of Earthquake Engineering. 12, 2, p. 755-768 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

dynamic analysis
Dynamic analysis
Time series
time series
pressure effect
3 Citations

Fragility curves for risk-targeted seismic design maps

Ulrich, T., Negulescu, C. & Douglas, J. 1 Aug 2014 In : Bulletin of Earthquake Engineering. 12, 4, p. 1479-1491 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Seismic design
seismic design
curves
Concrete buildings
damage
22 Citations

Magnitude scaling of induced earthquakes

Edwards, B. & Douglas, J. Oct 2014 In : Geothermics. 52, p. 132-139 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Earthquakes
Geysers
earthquake
Geothermal fields
Hazards
96 Citations

Reference database for seismic ground-motion in Europe (RESORCE)

Akkar, S., Sandikkaya, M. A., Şenyurt, M., Azari Sisi, A., Ay, B. O., Traversa, P., Douglas, J., Cotton, F., Luzi, L., Hernandez, B. & Godey, S. Feb 2014 In : Bulletin of Earthquake Engineering. 12, 1, p. 311-339 29 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

strong motion
ground motion
Earthquakes
Seismology
Metadata

Special issue in memory of Nicholas Ambraseys

Douglas, J. & Ansal, A. 28 Feb 2014 In : Bulletin of Earthquake Engineering. 12, 1, p. 1-3 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Seismology
seismology
engineering
civil engineering
Civil engineering
9 Citations

Using estimated risk to develop stimulation strategies for enhanced geothermal systems

Douglas, J. & Aochi, H. 1 Aug 2014 In : Pure and Applied Geophysics. 171, 8, p. 1847-1858 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

stimulation
Earthquakes
earthquakes
Amber
earthquake
11 Citations

Weighing the importance of model uncertainty against parameter uncertainty in earthquake loss assessments

Rohmer, J., Douglas, J., Bertil, D., Monfort, D. & Sedan, O. Mar 2014 In : Soil Dynamics and Earthquake Engineering. 58, p. 1-9 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

parameter uncertainty
model uncertainty
Weighing
earthquakes
Earthquakes
2013
43 Citations

Predicting ground motion from induced earthquakes in geothermal areas

Douglas, J., Edwards, B., Convertito, V., Sharma, N., Tramelli, A., Kraaijpoel, D., Cabrera, B. M., Maercklin, N. & Troise, C. 1 Jun 2013 In : Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America. 103, 3, p. 1875-1897 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

ground motion
Earthquakes
earthquakes
earthquake
seismicity

Ranking of epistemic uncertainties in scenario-based seismic risk evaluations

Gehl, P., Ulrich, T., Rohmer, J., Negulescu, C., Ducellier, A. & Douglas, J. 2013 Safety, Reliability, Risk and Life-Cycle Performance of Structures and Infrastructures - Proceedings of the 11th International Conference on Structural Safety and Reliability, ICOSSAR 2013. p. 2357-2363 7 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Mechanical properties
Uncertainty analysis
Risk analysis
Uncertainty
Compressive strength
28 Citations

Risk-targeted seismic design maps for mainland France

Douglas, J., Ulrich, T. & Negulescu, C. Feb 2013 In : Natural Hazards. 65, 3, p. 1999-2013 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

seismic design
targeting
ground motion
seismic hazard
ranking
3 Citations

Seismic network design to detect felt ground motions from induced seismicity

Douglas, J. May 2013 In : Soil Dynamics and Earthquake Engineering. 48, p. 193-197 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

induced seismicity
network design
ground motion
injection
insurance
13 Citations

Selecting ground-motion models developed for induced seismicity in geothermal areas

Edwards, B. & Douglas, J. Nov 2013 In : Geophysical Journal International. 195, 2, p. 1314-1322 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

induced seismicity
ground motion
ranking
attenuation
prediction
36 Citations

Vector-valued fragility functions for seismic risk evaluation

Gehl, P., Seyedi, D. M. & Douglas, J. Apr 2013 In : Bulletin of Earthquake Engineering. 11, 2, p. 365-384 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

hazard assessment
seismic hazard
logistics
earthquake
damage
2012
11 Citations
ground motion
prediction
predictions
strong motion
hazard assessment
20 Citations

Testing the applicability of correlations between topographic slope and VS30 for Europe

Lemoine, A., Douglas, J. & Cotton, F. Dec 2012 In : Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America. 102, 6, p. 2585-2599 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Geology
Rocks
slopes
Statistical tests
Shear waves
81 Citations

Toward a ground-motion logic tree for probabilistic seismic hazard assessment in Europe

Delavaud, E., Cotton, F., Akkar, S., Scherbaum, F., Danciu, L., Beauval, C., Drouet, S., Douglas, J., Basili, R., Sandikkaya, M. A., Segou, M., Faccioli, E. & Theodoulidis, N. 1 Jul 2012 In : Journal of Seismology. 16, 3, p. 451-473 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

hazard assessment
seismic hazard
ground motion
hazards
logic
2011
8 Citations

Accounting for site characterization uncertainties when developing ground-motion prediction equations

Gehl, P., Bonilla, L. F. & Douglas, J. Jun 2011 In : Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America. 101, 3, p. 1101-1108 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

site characterization
ground motion
strong motion
stations
prediction
9 Citations

Assessment of ground motion variability and its effects on seismic hazard analysis: a case study for iceland

Ornthammarath, T., Douglas, J., Sigbjörnsson, R. & Lai, C. G. Aug 2011 In : Bulletin of Earthquake Engineering. 9, 4, p. 931-953 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Iceland
seismic hazard
ground motion
hazards
Hazards
49 Citations

High-frequency filtering of strong-motion records

Douglas, J. & Boore, D. M. Apr 2011 In : Bulletin of Earthquake Engineering. 9, 2, p. 395-409 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

strong motion
spectral sensitivity
low frequencies
Signal to noise ratio
filter
9 Citations
Kocaeli earthquake 1999
earthquake rupture
Turkey
ground motion
Earthquakes