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NGRI Study to Help Build Quake-resistant Structures

28 January 2016

HYDERABAD: Earthquakes by themselves do not kill anyone but lack of necessary design component in a structure does. A standing proof of the claim are the high-rise buildings in Tokyo that could withstand earthquakes of  magnitude 8 on the Richter scale. Hyderabad-based

CSIR-National Geophysical Research Institute, for the first time ever, came up with a time history of ground motion amplifications and design spectra that would help civil engineers construct earthquake-resistant structures…

Source: http://www.newindianexpress.com/cities/hyderabad/NGRI-Study-to-Help-Build-Quake-resistant-Structures/2016/01/28/article3248667.ece


Written by csirindia

January 28, 2016 at 9:08 am

Posted in NGRI, Uncategorized

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