Earthquake Engineering: Concepts and Applications (Hardcover)
Earthquake engineering is the study and design of buildings that can withstand disasters such as earthquakes. This book on earthquake engineering discusses topics related to seismic activity detection and prevention as well as the building of earthquake-resistant buildings that are based on predetermined standards. The various sub-fields of earthquake engineering along with technological progress that have future implications are glanced at herein. This book, with its detailed analyses and data, will prove immensely beneficial to professionals and students involved in this area at various levels. For someone with an interest and eye for detail, this book covers the most significant topics in the field of earthquake engineering.