Online purchases and updates to personal profiles will be unavailable on the ASCE website Friday, August 30 at 3:00 pm ET through Saturday, August 31 at 11:59 pm ET
You are not logged in. Login

Browse by Topic - Lifelines

Select a topic from the left menu to view a list of books related to that topic. The most recent books are listed first.


Product Image
Edited by Adam W. Hapij, P.E.
2011 / Soft Cover / Digital
This report assesses the performance of essential buildings in New Orleans during and after Hurricane Katrina.
Product Image
Edited by Nasim Uddin, Ph.D., P.E.; Alfred H.S. Ang, Ph.D., S.E., NAE, Dist.M.ASCE
2011 / Soft Cover / Digital
CDRM 5 explains the  the practical aspects of using quantitative risk assessment (QRA) to develop optimal engineering designs that mitigate the effects of natural hazards, especially on civil infrastructure.
Product Image
Edited by Louise Wallendorf; Chris Jones; Lesley Ewing; Bob Battalio
2011 / Soft Cover
This collection contains 79 papers addressing the challenges and lessons learned along the coastlines of the world, presented at the 2011 Solutions to Coastal Disasters Conference, held in Anchorage, Alaska, June 25-29, 2011.
Product Image
Edited by Bilal M. Ayyub, Ph.D., P.E.
2011 / Soft Cover
This collection contains 119 peer-reviewed papers presented at the International Conference on Vulnerability and Risk Analysis and Management and the International Symposium on Uncertainty Modeling and Analysis, held in Hyattsville, Maryland, April 11-13, 2011.
Product Image
Edited by Alex K. Tang, P.E.; Anshel Schiff
2010 / Soft Cover / Digital

TCLEE 31 discusses in detail the effects on lifeline infrastructure system of the July 16, 2007, Kashiwazaki, Japan, earthquake.

Product Image
Edited by Alex Tang, P.E.; Jörgen Johansson
2010 / Soft Cover / Digital

TCLEE 32 discusses in detail the performance of lifeline infrastructure systems during and after the August 15, 2007, Pisco, Peru, earthquake.

Product Image
Finley A. Charney, Ph.D., P.E.
2010 / Soft Cover / Digital

Finley Charney provides authoritative explanations of the seismic provisions offered in Minimum Design Loads for Buildings and Other Structures, Standard ASCE/SEI 7-05.

Product Image
S.K. Ghosh, Ph.D.; Susan Dowty, P.E.; Prabuddha Dasgupta, Ph.D., P.E.
2010 / Soft Cover / Digital

S.K. Ghosh, Susan Dowty, and Prabuddha Dasgupta describe the revisions to the seismic load requirements set forth in Standard ASCE 7-10, Minimum Design Loads for Buildings and Other Structures.   

Product Image
American Society of Civil Engineers
2010 / Soft Cover

What does it mean to live behind a levee? How much protection does a levee really provide? This booklet helps you act now to better protect yourself against future flood threats. 

 

Product Image
Edited by Nasim Uddin, Ph.D., P.E.
2010 / Soft Cover / Digital
CDRM 4 explores the long-term issues of wind storm, storm surge, and public safety in the Bay of Bengal region
Showing 11 - 20 of 62 results.