Publications

Dissertation

Haselton, C.B. and G.G. Deierlein (2007). Assessing Seismic Collapse Safety of Modern Reinforced Concrete Frame Buildings, PEER Report 2007/08, Pacific Engineering Research Center, University of California, Berkeley, California. [Link]

Haselton, C.B. and G.G. Deierlein (2007). Assessing Seismic Collapse Safety of Modern Reinforced Concrete Frame Buildings, Blume Earthquake Engineering Research Center Technical Report No. 156, Stanford University, 313 pp. [Link]

Haselton, C.B. (2006). Assessing Seismic Collapse Safety of Modern Reinforced Concrete Moment Frame Buildings, Ph.D. Dissertation, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Stanford University. [Link]

Journal Papers

Lin, T., C.B. Haselton, J.W. Baker (2012).  “Conditional-Spectrum-based ground motion selection. Part I: Hazard consistency for risk-based assessments,” Earthquake Engineering and Structural Dynamics, (accepted). [Link]

Lin, T., C.B. Haselton, J.W. Baker (2012).  “Conditional-Spectrum-based ground motion selection. Part II: Intensity-based assessments and evaluation of alternative target spectra,” Earthquake Engineering and Structural Dynamics, (accepted). [Link]

Ramirez, C.M., A.B. Liel, J. Mitrani-Reiser, C.B. Haselton, A.D. Spear, J. Steiner, G.G. Deierlein, and E. Miranda (2012).  “Performance-Based Predictions of Earthquake-Induced Economic Losses in Reinforced Concrete Frame Structures”, Earthquake Spectra (in press).

Debock, J.D., A.B. Liel, C.B. Haselton, J.D. Hooper, R.A. Henige (2012).  “Importance of Seismic Design Accidental Torsion Requirements for Building Collapse Capacity,” Earthquake Spectra (submitted).

Haselton, C.B., J.W. Baker, A.B. Liel, and G.G. Deierlein (2011).  “Accounting for Expected Spectral Shape (Epsilon) in Collapse Performance Assessment,” American Society of Civil Engineers Journal of Structural Engineering, Special Issue on Earthquake Ground-Motion Selection and Modification for Nonlinear Dynamic Analysis, Volume 137, Number 3, pp. 332-344, March 2011. [Link]

Haselton, C.B., A.B. Liel, G.G. Deierlein, B.S. Dean, and J.H. Chou (2011).  “Seismic Collapse Safety of Reinforced Concrete Buildings: I. Assessment of Ductile Moment Frames,” American Society of Civil Engineers Journal of Structural Engineering, Volume 137, Number 4, pp. 481-491, April 2011. [Link]

Liel, A.B., C.B. Haselton, and G.G. Deierlein (2011).  “Seismic Collapse Safety of Reinforced Concrete Buildings: II. Comparative Assessment of Non-Ductile and Ductile Moment Frames,” American Society of Civil Engineers Journal of Structural Engineering, Volume 137, Number 4, pp. 492-502, April 2011. [Link]

Liel, A.B., C.B Haselton, G.G. Deierlein, and J.W. Baker (2009), Incorporating Modeling Uncertainties in the Assessment of Seismic Collapse Risk of Buildings,” Structural Safety, Volume 31, Issue 2, pp. 197-211, January 2009. [Link]

Haselton, C.B., J.W. Baker, A.B. Liel, and G.G. Deierlein (2009). "Accounting for Expected Spectral Shape (Epsilon) in Collapse Performance Assessment", American Society of Civil Engineers Journal of Structural Engineering, Special Publication on Ground Motion Selection and Modification (in press). [Link]

Liel, A.B., C.B Haselton, G.G. Deierlein, and J.W. Baker (2009), "Incorporating Modeling Uncertainties in the Assessment of Seismic Collapse Risk of Buildings," Structural Safety, Volume 31, Issue 2, pp. 197-211, January 2009. [Link]

Goulet, C., C.B. Haselton, J. Mitrani-Reiser, J. Beck, G.G. Deierlein, K.A. Porter, and J. Stewart, (2007). "Evaluation of the Seismic Performance of a Code-Conforming Reinforced-Concrete Frame Building - from Seismic Hazard to Collapse Safety and Economic Losses", Earthquake Engineering and Structural Dynamics, 36, pp. 1973-1997, June 2007. [Link]

Technical Reports

National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) (2012).  Selecting and Scaling Earthquake Ground Motions for Performing Response-History Analyses, NIST GCR 11-917-15, Prepared for the National Institute of Standards and Technology, Prepared by the Applied Technology Council under Project ATC-82, Redwood City, CA. [C.B. Haselton helped to coordinate the report authorship, was a primary author for Chapters 2 and 5, and was a member of the Technical Committee] [Link]

National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) (2012).  Soil-Foundation-Structure Interaction for Building Structures, Prepared for the National Institute of Standards and Technology, Prepared by the Applied Technology Council under Project ATC-83, Redwood City, CA. [C.B. Haselton was a working group member and a coauthor of Chapter 7]

Applied Technology Council (ATC) (2012).  Seismic Performance Assessment of Buildings: Volume 2 – Implementation Guide, Prepared for the Federal Emergency Management Agency, Prepared by the Applied Technology Council under Project ATC-58-1, Redwood City, CA [C.B. Haselton was a working group member and a co-author of Chapter 5].

Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) (2009). Quantification of Building Seismic Performance Factors – Component Equivalency Methodology, FEMA P795, Prepared for the Federal Emergency Management Agency, Prepared by the Applied Technology Council under Project ATC-63-1, Redwood City, CA. [C.B. Haselton was the lead author, responsible for Chapters 2, 3, and 4 as well as Appendices A, C, D, and E]  [Link]

PEER GMSM,Haselton, C.B., Editor (2009).  Evaluation of Ground Motion Selection and Modification Methods: Predicting Median Interstory Drift Response of Buildings, PEER Report 2009/01, Pacific Engineering Research Center, University of California, Berkeley, California [Link]

Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) (2009). Recommended Methodology for Quantification of Building System Performance and Response Parameters, FEMA P695, Prepared for the Federal Emergency Management Agency, Prepared by the Applied Technology Council under Project ATC-63, Redwood City, CA. [C.B. Haselton was project participant and contributing author; responsible author for Chapter 9 and Appendix B] 

Haselton, C.B., J. Mitrani-Reiser, C. Goulet, G.G. Deierlein, J. Beck, K.A. Porter, J. Stewart, and E. Taciroglu  (2008).  An Assessment to Benchmark the Seismic Performance of a Code-Conforming Reinforced-Concrete Moment-Frame Building, PEER Report 2007/12, Pacific Engineering Research Center, University of California, Berkeley, California. [Link]

Haselton, C.B., A.B. Liel, S. Taylor Lange, and G.G. Deierlein (2008).  Beam-Column Element Model Calibrated for Predicting Flexural Response Leading to Global Collapse of RC Frame Buildings, PEER Report 2007/03, Pacific Engineering Research Center, University of California, Berkeley, California. [Link]

Haselton, C.B., A.R. Gibby, and T.C. Ferrara (2001).  Collision Experience with Speed Limit Changes on Selected California Highways, Federal Highway Administration Report FHWA/CA-TO-2001/04, 74 pp. [Link]

Conference and Workshop Papers

Haselton C.B,  A.S. Whittaker, A. Hortacsu,  J.W. Baker, J. Bray, and D.N. Grant (2012), “Selecting and Scaling Earthquake Ground Motions for Performing Response-History Analyses,” The 15th World Conference on Earthquake Engineering, Lisboa, Portugal, September 24-28, 2012, 10 pp. [Link]

Givens, M.J., J.P. Stewart, C.B. Haselton, S. Mazzoni (2012), “Assessment of Soil-Structure Interaction Modeling Strategies for Response History Analysis of Buildings,” The 15th World Conference on Earthquake Engineering, Lisboa, Portugal, September 24-28, 2012, 10 pp.

Kircher. C., C.B. Haselton, and A.B. Liel (2011), “Quantification of Building Seismic Performance Factors: Component Equivalency Methodology - FEMA P-795,” 2011 Structural Engineers Association of California Convention Proceedings, Las Vegas, Nevada, 13 pp.

Baker, J.W., T. Lin, and C.B. Haselton (2011), “Ground Motion Selection for Performance-Based Earthquake Engineering: Effects of Target Spectrum and Conditioning Period,” 4th Bled Workshop on Performance-Based Seismic Design, Bled, Slovenia, 16 pp.

Zareian, F., E. Taciroglu, P. Kaviani, C.B. Haselton, and P. Pla-Junca (2011), “Performance-based Seismic Assessment of Skewed Bridges,” 8th International Conference on Urban Earthquake Engineering, March 7-8, 2011, Tokyo Institute of Technology, Tokyo, Japan. [Link]

Pla-Junca, P.,  F. Zareian, P. Kaviani, and C.B. Haselton, and (2011), “Response of Curved-bridges Subjected to Seismic Excitations in Regions of High Seismicity,” 14th European Conference on Earthquake Engineering, August 2011, Ohrid, Republic of Macedonia.

Haselton, C.B. and J. Wallace (2010), “Simulating Seismic Structural Collapse of Reinforced Concrete Shear Wall Buildings: An Initial Pilot Study to Identify Modeling and Experimental Data Needs,” 13th U.S.-Japan Workshop on Improvement of Structural Design and Construction Practices, Organized by the Applied Technology Council, Kohala Coast, Hawaii (Big Island), April 20-22, 2010, 10 pp. [Link]

Haselton, C.B., A.B. Liel, and G.G. Deierlein (2010), “Example Application of the FEMA P695 (ATC-63) Methodology for the Collapse Performance Evaluation of Reinforced Concrete Special Moment Frame Systems,” Proceedings of 9th US National and 10th Canadian Conference on Earthquake Engineering, Toronto, Canada, June 25-29 2010, 10 pp. [Link]

Haselton, C.B., C.A. Kircher, and A.B. Liel (2009), “Concept Paper on Utilizing the FEMA P695 (ATC-63) Ground Motion Spectral Shape Guidelines to Adjust the Target Displacement in the ASCE/SEI 41 Nonlinear Static Procedure,” Conference on Improving the Seismic Performance of Existing Buildings and Other Structures, Organized by the Applied Technology Council and Structural Engineering Institute of ASCE, San Francisco, California, December 9-11, 2009, 12 pp.

C.A. Kircher, Haselton, C.B., and D. Jared Debock (2009), “Adaptation of the Performance-Based Methods of FEMA P695 (ATC-63 Project) to the Collapse Evaluation of an Existing (or New) Building,” Conference on Improving the Seismic Performance of Existing Buildings and Other Structures, Organized by the Applied Technology Council and Structural Engineering Institute of ASCE, San Francisco, California, December 9-11, 2009. [Oral Presentation and Abstract Only]

Haselton, C.B., A.B. Liel, and G.G. Deierlein (2009), “Simulating Structural Collapse due to Earthquakes: Model Idealization, Model Calibration, and Numerical Solution Algorithms,” Computational Methods in Structural Dynamics and Earthquake Engineering (COMPDYN), Rhodes, Greece, June 22-24, 2009, 21 pp. [Link]

Haselton, C.B. and J. Watson-Lamprey (2009), “Ground Motion Selection and Modification: An Overview of Recent Progress for Building Structures, and the Implications for Lifeline Structures,” Technical Council on Lifeline Earthquake Engineering (TCLEE) Conference, Oakland, California, June 28 - July 1, 2009, 8 pp. [Link]

Liel, A.B. and C.B. Haselton (2009), “Lessons Learned from Seismic Collapse Assessment of Buildings for Evaluation of Bridge Structures,” Technical Council on Lifeline Earthquake Engineering (TCLEE) Conference, Oakland, California, June 28 - July 1, 2009, 15 pp. [Link]

Haselton, C.B., J.W. Baker, C.G. Goulet, J. Watson-Lamprey, and F. Zareian (2008), “The Importance of Considering Spectral Shape when Evaluating Building Seismic Performance under Extreme Ground Motions,” 2008 Structural Engineers Association of California Convention Proceedings, Kona, HI, 10 pp. [Link]

A.B. Liel, C.B. Haselton, and G.G. Deierlein (2008), “Comparative Assessment of Collapse Safety of Reinforced-Concrete Moment Frame Buildings,” The 14th World Conference on Earthquake Engineering, Beijing, China, October 12-17, 2008, 8 pp. [Link]

Haselton, C.B., A.B. Liel, and G.G. Deierlein (2008), “Example Evaluation of the ATC-63 Methodology for Reinforced Concrete Special Moment Frame Buildings,” Proceedings of ASCE-SEI Structures Congress, Vancouver, Canada, April 24-26, 2008, 10 pp. [Link]

A.B. Liel, C.B. Haselton, and G.G. Deierlein (2008), “Comparing Seismic Collapse Safety of Modern and Existing Reinforced Concrete Frame Structures in California,” Proceedings of ASCE-SEI Structures Congress, Vancouver, Canada, April 24-26, 2008, 8 pp. [Link]

Deierlein, G.G., A.B. Liel, C.B. Haselton, and C.A. Kircher (2008), “ATC-63 Methodology for Evaluating Seismic Collapse Safety of Archetype Buildings,” Proceedings of ASCE-SEI Structures Congress, Vancouver, Canada, April 24-26, 2008, 10 pp. [Link]

Goulet, C.A., J. Watson-Lamprey, J.W. Baker, C.B. Haselton, and N. Luco (2008), “Assessment of Ground Motion Selection and Modification (GMSM) Methods for Non-Linear Dynamic Analyses of Structures,” Geotechnical Earthquake Engineering and Soil Dynamics IV, Sacramento, California, May 18-22, 2008, 10 pp. [Link]

Haselton, C.B., A.B. Liel, and G.G. Deierlein (2007), “Significance of Various Design and Assessment Parameters on Seismic Collapse Safety Assessment of Reinforced Concrete Frame Buildings,” Proceedings of the Asian-Pacific Network of Centers for Earthquake Engineering Research (ANCER), Hong Kong, China, May 29-30, 2007, 8 pp. [Link]

Haselton, C.B., A.B. Liel, B.S. Dean, J. Chou, and G.G. Deierlein (2007), “Seismic Collapse Safety and Behavior of Modern Reinforced Concrete Moment Frame Buildings,” Proceedings of ASCE-SEI Structures Congress, Long Beach, California, April 2007, 14 pp. [Link]

Deierlein, G.G., A.B. Liel, C.B. Haselton, and C.A. Kircher (2007), “Assessing Building System Collapse Performance and Associated Requirements for Seismic Design,” SEAOC 2007 Convention Proceedings, Lake Tahoe, CA, 2007, 14 p. [Link]

Liel, A.B., C.B Haselton, G.G. Deierlein, and J.W. Baker (2007), “Assessing the Seismic Collapse Risk of Reinforced Concrete Frame Structures, Including the Effects of Modeling Uncertainties,” Special Workshop on Risk Acceptance and Risk Communication, Stanford, California, March 26-27 2007, 12 pp. [Link]

Haselton, C.B. and J.W. Baker, 2006. “Ground motion intensity measures for collapse capacity prediction: choice of optimal spectral period and effect of spectral shape,” 8th National Conference on Earthquake Engineering (100th Anniversary Earthquake Conference), San Francisco, California, April 18-22, 2006, 10 pp. [Link]

Haselton, C.B. and G.G. Deierlein, 2006. “Toward the Codification of Modeling Provisions for Simulating Structural Collapse,” 8th National Conference on Earthquake Engineering (100th Anniversary Earthquake Conference), San Francisco, California, April 18-22, 2006, 10 pp. [Link]

Liel, A., C.B. Haselton, and G.G. Deierlein (2006), “How have changes in building code provisions for reinforced concrete buildings improved seismic safety?”, 8th National Conference on Earthquake Engineering (100th Anniversary Earthquake Conference), San Francisco, California, April 18-22, 2006, 10 pp. [Link]

Liel, A.B., C.B. Haselton, and G.G. Deierlein (2006), “The Effectiveness of Seismic Building Code Provisions on Reducing the Collapse Risk of Reinforced Concrete Moment Frame Buildings”, 4th International Conference on Earthquake Engineering,, Taipei, Taiwan, October 12-13, 2006, Paper No. 232, 12 pp. [Link]

Goulet, C., C.B. Haselton, J. Mitrani-Reiser, G.G. Deierlein, J.P. Stewart, and E. Taciroglu (2006), “Evaluation of the Seismic Performance of a Code-Conforming Reinforced-Concrete Frame Building - Part I: Ground Motion Selection and Structural Collapse Simulation”, 8th National Conference on Earthquake Engineering (100th Anniversary Earthquake Conference), San Francisco, California, April 18-22, 2006, 10 pp. [Link]

Mitrani-Reiser, J., C.B. Haselton, C. Goulet, K.A. Porter, J. Beck, and G.G. Deierlein (2006), “Evaluation of the Seismic Performance of a Code-Conforming Reinforced-Concrete Frame Building - Part II: Loss Estimation”, 8th National Conference on Earthquake Engineering (100th Anniversary Earthquake Conference), San Francisco, California, April 18-22, 2006, 10 pp. [Link]

Deierlein, G.G. and C.B. Haselton (2005).  “Benchmarking the Collapse Safety of Code-Compliant Reinforced Concrete Moment Frame Building Systems.” ATC/JSCA US-Japan Workshop on Improvement of Structural Design and Construction Practices, Proceedings of an International Workshop, Kobe, Japan, October 17-19, 2005, 12 pp. [Link]

Deierlein, G.G. and C.B. Haselton (2005), “Developing Consensus Provisions to Evaluate Collapse of Reinforced Concrete Buildings”, US-Japan DaiDaiToku/NEES Workshop on Seismic Response of Reinforced Concrete Structures, Berkeley, California, July 7-8, 2005, 17 pp. [Link]

Haselton, C.B. and G.G.Deierlein (2005), “Benchmarking Seismic Performance of Reinforced Concrete Frame Buildings”; Proceedings of ASCE-SEI Structures Congress, NY, April 2005, 12 pp. [Link]

Haselton, C.B., A.R. Gibby, T.C. Ferrara, and A. Khorashadi (2002), “Methodologies used to Analyze Collision Experience Associated with Speed Limit Changes on Selected California Highways”, Transportation Research Board 81st Annual Meeting, Washington DC, January 13-17, 2002, pp. 65-72.

Invited Presentations (non-conference)

“Supporting Advancements to the ASCE7 Building Code: Overview of Recent Projects and Research,” Seismology & Structural Standards CommitteeStructural Engineers Association of Northern California, San Francisco CA, March 30, 2011 [presentation given via WebEx].

“Research in Evaluating the Collapse Safety of Modern Buildings, and Efforts to Develop Building Code Provisions that Ensure Consistent Collapse Risk,” Structures Seminar at the University of British Columbia, Vancouver BC, December 3, 2009.

“Recent Progress on Ground Motion Selection and Modification (GMSM), and Introduction to the PEER GMSM Program,” Pacific Earthquake Engineering Research (PEER) Center Annual Meeting, San Francisco CA, October 15-16, 2009.

“ATC-63: 90% Draft Review Workshops for FEMA P695 Quantification of Building Seismic Performance Factors,” Applied Technology Council, San Francisco CA on August 5, 2008 and Chicago IL on August 8, 2008.

“Collapse Simulation of RC Frame Buildings,” OpenSees Developers Symposium, UC Berkeley Richmond Field Station, CA, August 16, 2006.