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2019

An accessible approach for the site response analysis of quasi-horizontal layered deposits

Volpini, C. & Douglas, J., 15 Mar 2019, In : Bulletin of Earthquake Engineering. 17, 3, p. 1163–1183 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
response analysis
Deposits
deposits
geometry
dimensional analysis
1 Citations (Scopus)

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., 4 Jan 2019, In : Bulletin of Earthquake Engineering. 17, 1, p. 37-54 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

nuclear power plants
hazard assessment
nuclear power plant
seismic hazard
hazards
in situ stress
strong motion
nonlinearity
ground motion
soils
response analysis
boundary condition
Boundary conditions
software
Stratigraphy
1 Citations (Scopus)

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., 15 Jan 2019, In : Bulletin of Earthquake Engineering. 17, 1, p. 1-36 36 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

nuclear power plants
hazard assessment
nuclear power plant
seismic hazard
hazards
2018

A Bayesian network approach to assess underwater scour around bridge foundations

Maroni, A., Tubaldi, E., Douglas, J., Ferguson, N., Zonta, D., McDonald, H., Greenoak, E., Walker, D. & Green, C., 10 Jul 2018. 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Open Access
File
Scour
Bayesian networks
Monitoring
Rivers
Inspection

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
File
Earthquakes
Calibration
Tectonics
Stochastic models
Transparency
1 Citations (Scopus)

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

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
1 Citations (Scopus)

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

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

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
File
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 (Scopus)

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
File
Bayesian networks
ground motion
Earthquakes
earthquakes
earthquake
2 Citations (Scopus)

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
File
motion simulation
ground motion
rupture
simulation
prediction

Using targeted risk in seismic design codes: a summary of the state of the art and outstanding issues

Douglas, J. & Gkimprixis, A., 16 Jun 2017, p. 3-10. 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceKeynote

Open Access
File
Seismic design
seismic design
seismic hazard
Hazards
Convolution
2016
1 Citations (Scopus)

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
File
early warning systems
early warning system
Alarm systems
Earthquakes
earthquakes
13 Citations (Scopus)

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
File
Romania
hazard assessment
seismic hazard
hazards
Hazards
5 Citations (Scopus)
Open Access
File
Turkey
ground motion
Earthquakes
simulation
strong motion
2 Citations (Scopus)
Open Access
File
10 Citations (Scopus)

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
File
warning
forecasting
hazards
Earthquakes
Hazards
10 Citations (Scopus)

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
25 Citations (Scopus)

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
File
ground motion
earthquake
prediction
seismic hazard
hazard
2015
10 Citations (Scopus)

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
File
ground motion
uncertainty
prediction
damage
Timber
13 Citations (Scopus)

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
15 Citations (Scopus)

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
File
structural response
Maximum likelihood
Maximum likelihood estimation
estimates
Risk assessment
4 Citations (Scopus)

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
File
Italy
earthquakes
damage
earthquake
evaluation
55 Citations (Scopus)

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
File
ground motion
Earthquakes
earthquakes
earthquake
prediction
2014
18 Citations (Scopus)

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
File
type of study
return period
hazard assessment
seismic hazard
ground motion
46 Citations (Scopus)

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
File
Middle East
spectral sensitivity
ground motion
Earthquakes
earthquakes
2 Citations (Scopus)

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 (Scopus)

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
2 Citations (Scopus)

Investigating the use of record-to-record variability in static capacity approaches

Gehl, P., Douglas, J., Rossetto, T., Macabuag, J., Nassirpour, A., Minas, S. & Duffour, P., 7 Jul 2014, Vulnerability, Uncertainty, and Risk: Quantification, Mitigation, and Management. Beer, M., Au, S-K. & Hall, J. W. (eds.). Reston, Virginia: American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), p. 1675-1684 11 p.

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

Open Access
File
Earthquakes
Concrete construction
Reinforced concrete
Earthquake engineering
23 Citations (Scopus)

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
2 Citations (Scopus)
Open Access
File
109 Citations (Scopus)

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
3 Citations (Scopus)

Sensitivity analysis of different capacity spectrum approaches to assumptions in the modeling, capacity and demand representations

Rossetto, T., Gehl, P., Minas, S., Nassirpour, A., Macabuag, J., Duffour, P. & Douglas, J., 7 Jul 2014, Vulnerability, Uncertainty, and Risk: Quantification, Mitigation, and Management. Beer, M., Au, S-K. & Hall, J. W. (eds.). Reston, Virginia: American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), p. 1665-1674 10 p.

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

Open Access
File
Sensitivity analysis
Earthquakes
Reinforced concrete
Steel
Experiments

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
10 Citations (Scopus)

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
12 Citations (Scopus)

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
44 Citations (Scopus)

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
31 Citations (Scopus)

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 (Scopus)

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 (Scopus)

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
41 Citations (Scopus)

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 (Scopus)
ground motion
prediction
predictions
strong motion
hazard assessment
23 Citations (Scopus)

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