South Australia & NT Chapter

Seminar on seismology & earthquakes

Various

The first part of the seminar will deal with why we get earthquakes in South Australia, probabilistic seismic hazard analysis and the earthquake hazard in the state. Later speakers will deal with the revised earthquake loading code and various aspects of earthquake engineering including the performance of masonry structures, site amplification and seismic design, pile design for liquefaction, seismic deformation of earth dams and earthquake induced landslides. The seminar will be of interest to geotechnical engineers and engineering geologists, civil and structural engineers, planners and regulators from industry and government. The seminar will include presentations by a number of local, interstate and international professionals, listed below:

  • Dr Dan Clark
  • Dr Paul Somerville
  • David Love
  • Dr. Mike Griffith
  • Peter McBean
  • Dr Peter Mitchell
  • Dr Hendra Jitno
  • Graham Hancox

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