TY - CHAP A1 - Sayed Hemeda ED1 - Abbas Moustafa Y1 - 2012-02-10 PY - 2012 T1 - Seismic Response Analysis and Protection of Underground Monumental Structures – The Catacombs of Kom EL-Shoqafa, Alexandria, Egypt N2 - This book sheds lights on recent advances in Geotechnical Earthquake Engineering with special emphasis on soil liquefaction, soil-structure interaction, seismic safety of dams and underground monuments, mitigation strategies against landslide and fire whirlwind resulting from earthquakes and vibration of a layered rotating plant and Bryan's effect. The book contains sixteen chapters covering several interesting research topics written by researchers and experts from several countries. The research reported in this book is useful to graduate students and researchers working in the fields of structural and earthquake engineering. The book will also be of considerable help to civil engineers working on construction and repair of engineering structures, such as buildings, roads, dams and monuments. BT - Advances in Geotechnical Earthquake Engineering SP - Ch. 12 UR - https://doi.org/10.5772/28253 DO - 10.5772/28253 SN - PB - IntechOpen CY - Rijeka Y2 - 2020-09-18 ER -