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For the performance checking of road infrastructures
Journal Title: TERRITORIO 
Author/s: Gian Paolo Cimellaro, Sara Gaudio, Sebastiano Marasco, Maria Francesca Viapiana 
Year:  2019 Issue: 89 Language: Italian 
Pages:  6 Pg. 91-96 FullText PDF:  2187 KB
DOI:  10.3280/TR2019-089012
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Starting from the concept that the city is a highly complex urban system, this research aims to the evaluation of the interdependency between two of its physical components, buildings and road infrastructures, in order to define more resilient urban planning approaches. The first step of the method framework aims to check buildings vulnerability with reference to a specific seismic scenario. Moreover, the second phase is to determinate road availability when an event occurs, on the basis of possible debris obstruction generated by facing buildings collapse. The results obtained for a case of study applied to Turin virtual city, show clearly the potential and transversality of the proposed method.
Keywords: Seismic vulnerability; urban resilience; road infrastructures

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Gian Paolo Cimellaro, Sara Gaudio, Sebastiano Marasco, Maria Francesca Viapiana, For the performance checking of road infrastructures in "TERRITORIO" 89/2019, pp. 91-96, DOI:10.3280/TR2019-089012

   

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