Earthquake-resistant structures

This resource is about learning, teaching, and research that relates to earthquake-resistant structures.

Discussion questions and essay ideasEdit

  • Why is it important to design buildings that are earthquake-resistant?
  • What are some good ways to learn about earthquake-resistant building design?
  • How can very tall buildings be designed to be earthquake-resistant?

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See alsoEdit

  • Wind engineering - during an Earthquake, wind could possibly be a factor in building stability and integrity.