Seismic Analysis of Underground Structures
Department of Civil Engineering, Tokyo Institute of Technology, O-Okayama, Meguro, Tokyo 152-8552, Japan
Received:November 10, 2006Accepted:November 20, 2006Published:December 1, 2006
Keywords:seismic design, underground structures, seismic deformation method, pipelines, seismic isolation
A review on the seismic behavior and design of underground structures in soft ground is described focusing on the development of equivalent static seismic design called the seismic deformation method. Seismic isolation of underground structures is also presented.
Cite this article as:K. Kawashima, “Seismic Analysis of Underground Structures,” J. Disaster Res., Vol.1 No.3, pp. 378-389, 2006.Data files: