Publications.

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JouRnAL ARTICLES, 2017

Collapse Indicators for Existing Nonductile Concrete Buildings with Varying Column and Frame Characteristics - Siamak Sattar, and Abbie B. Liel. Engineering Structures, 152, 188-201, 2017. 

Is hazard resilience sustainable? Evaluating multi-objective outcomes from enhanced seismic design decisions for buildings -  Sarah J. Welsh-Huggins and Abbie B. Liel, ASCE Journal of Structural Engineering, Accepted.

Ground Motion Prediction Equations for Arias Intensity, Cumulative Absolute Velocity, and Peak Incremental Ground Velocity for Rock Sites in Different Tectonic Environments -  Zachary Bullock, Shideh Dashti, Abbie B. Liel, Keith Porter, Zana Karimi, and Brendon Bradley,  Bulletin of Seismological Society of America, In Press. 

Numerical Simulation of Hybrid Sliding-Rocking (HSR) Columns subjected to Earthquake Excitation -  Mohammad Salehi, Mohammad, Petros Sideris and Abbie Liel. ASCE Journal of Structural Engineering, In Press.

A Call to Refocus Research Goals for the Development of Seismic Optimization Methods -  Orlando Amell Arroyo, and Abbie B. Liel, Earthquake Spectra, In Press. 

Centrifuge Modeling of Mitigation-Soil-Foundation-Structure Interaction on Liquefiable Ground - Juan Olarte, Balaji Paramasivam, Shideh Dashti, Abbie B. Liel, and Jacopo Zannin, Soil Dynamics and Earthquake Engineering, 97, 304-323, 2017

A Performance-Based Evaluation of a Seismic Design Method for Reinforced Concrete Frames - Orlando Amell Arroyo, Abbie Liel and Sergio Gutierrez, Journal of Earthquake Engineering, In Press. 

 

Information Deficits and Community Disaster Resilience - Erin Arneson, Derya Deniz, Amy Javernick-Will, Abbie Liel and Shideh Dashti,  ASCE Natural Hazards Review, 18(4), 2017. 

Reliability-Based Design Snow Loads: II Reliability Assessment and Mapping ProceduresAbbie B. Liel, D. Jared DeBock, James R. Harris, Jeannette Torrents, and Bruce Ellingwood, ASCE Journal of Structural Engineering, 143(7), 2017.

Reliability-Based Design Snow Loads: I. Site-Specific Probability Models for Ground Snow Loads -  D. Jared DeBock, Abbie B. Liel, James R. Harris, Bruce Ellingwood and Jeannette Torrents, ASCE Journal of Structural Engineering, 143(7), 2017.

Flood Loss Models for Residential Buildings Based on the 2013 Colorado Floods - Derya Deniz, Erin E. Arneson, Abbie B. Liel, Shideh Dashti and Amy N. Javernick-Will, Natural Hazards, 85(2), pp977-1003, 2017

A Life-Cycle Framework for Integrating Green Building and Hazard-Resistant Design: Examining the Seismic Impacts of Buildings with Green Roofs - Sarah Welsh-Huggins and Abbie Liel, Structure and Infrastructure Engineering, 13(1), pp. 19-33, 2017.


journal ARTiCLES,

2008 - 2016

Calibration of Reinforced Concrete Beam-Columns for Simulating Seismic Response to Collapse. -   Haselton, Curt B., Abbie B. Liel, Sarah Taylor Lange, and Gregory G. Deierlein. ACI Structural Journal, 113(6), pp. 1141 - 1152, 2016.

Collapse Assessment of Moment Frame Buildings Considering Vertical Ground Shaking - Cody Harrington and Abbie Liel, Earthquake Engineering and Structural Dynamics, 45, pp. 2475-2493, 2016. 

Seismic Performance Assessment of Non-Ductile Reinforced Concrete Frames with Masonry Infilled Walls: II. Collapse Assessment - Siamak Sattar and Abbie Liel, Earthquake Spectra, 32(2), pp. 819-842, 2016.

Seismic Performance of Non-Ductile Reinforced Concrete Frames with Masonry Infill Walls: I. Development of a Finite-Element Enhanced Strut Modeling Approach - Siamak Sattar and Abbie Liel, Earthquake Spectra, 32(2), pp. 795 - 818, 2016.

Reliability of Steel Roof Structures under Snow Loads - Derek Kozak and Abbie Liel, Structural Safety, 54, pp. 46-56, 2015.

A Comparative Evaluation of Probabilistic Regional Seismic Loss Assessment Methods - D. Jared DeBock and Abbie Liel, Journal of Earthquake Engineering, 19(6), pp. 905-937, 2015. 

Collapse Risk of Buildings in the Pacific Northwest due to Subduction Earthquakes - Meera Raghunandan, Abbie Liel and Nicolas Luco, Earthquake Spectra, 31(4), pp. 2087 -2115, 2015.

Framework Methodology for Risk-Based Decision Making for Transportation Agencies - Yolanda Lin, Abishek Paul, Ross Corotis and Abbie Liel, ASCE-ASME Journal of Risk and Uncertainty in Engineering Systems, Part A: Civil Engineering, 1(3), 2015.

Aftershock Collapse Vulnerability of Reinforced Concrete Frame Structures - Meera Raghunandan, Abbie Liel and Nicolas Luco, Earthquake Engineering and Structural Dynamics, 44(3), pp. 419-439, 2015.

Diversity in the Structural Engineering Profession - Abbie Liel, Structure Magazine, Oct. 2014.

Collapse Assessment of Non-Ductile, Retrofitted and Ductile Reinforced Concrete Frames - Majid Baradaran Shoraka, Ken Elwood, Tony Yang and Abbie Liel, ACI Special Publication, 297, 1-20, 2014.

Component Model Calibration for Cyclic Behavior of a Corrugated Shear Wall - LG Vigh, GG Deierlein, E Miranda, AB Liel, and S Tipping, Thin Walled Structures, 75, 53-62, 2014.

Incorporation of Spatial Correlations Between Building Response Parameters in Regional Seismic Loss Assessment - D. Jared DeBock, Jack W. Garrison, Kevin Y. Kim and Abbie B. Liel, Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America, 104(1), pp. 214 - 228, 2014. 

Importance of Seismic Design Accidental Torsion Requirements for Building Collapse Capacity - D. Jared DeBock, Abbie B. Liel, Curt B. Haselton, John D. Hooper and Richard Henige, Earthquake Engineering and Structural Dynamics, 43(6), pp. 831 - 850.

Cost-Benefit Evaluation of Seismic Mitigation Alternatives for Older Reinforced Concrete Frame Buildings - Abbie Liel and Gregory Deierlein, Earthquake Spectra, 29(4), pp. 1391 -1411, 2013. 

 

Perceptions of Decision-Making Roles and Priorities Affecting Rebuilding After Disaster: The Example of L'Aquila, Italy - Abbie Liel, Ross Corotis, Guido Camata, Jeanette Sutton, Rose Holtzman, and Enrico Spacone, Earthquake Spectra, 29(3), pp. 843 - 868, 2013. 

Snow Load Damage to Buildings: Physical and Economic Impacts - Kristen Strobel and Abbie Liel, Forensic Engineering, 166(3), pp. 116- 133, 2013.

Seismic Performance Assessment of Steel Corrugated Shear Wall System using Non-Linear Analysis - Laszlo Vigh, Gregory Deierlein, Eduardo Miranda, Abbie Liel and Steven Tipping, Journal of Constructional Steel Research, 85, 48-59, 2013.

Effect of Ground Motion Duration on Earthquake-Induced Structural Collapse - Meera Raghunandan and Abbe Liel, Structural Safety, 41, 119-133, 2013.

Using Assessed Collapse Risk to Inform Seismic Safety Decisions for California's Older Concrete Buildings - Abbie Liel and Gregory Deierlein, Earthquake Spectra, 28(4), pp. 1495 - 1521, 2012Winner of Outstanding Paper Award.

Expected Earthquake Damage and Repair Costs in Reinforced Concrete Frame Buildings - C. Marc Ramirez, Abbie Liel, Judith Mitrani-Reiser, Curt Haselton, Ashley Spear, Jacqueline Steiner, Gregory Deierlein and Eduardo Miranda, Earthquake Engineering and Structural Dynamics, 41(11), pp. 1455-1475, 2012. 

The Effect of Near-Fault Directivity on Building Seismic Collapse Risk - Casey Champion and Abbie Liel, Earthquake Engineering and Structural Dynamics, 41(10), pp. 1391-1409, 2012.

Snow-Induced Building Failures - Jamie Geis, Kristen Strobel and Abbie Liel. Journal of Performance of Constructed Facilities, 26(4), pp. 1-12, 2012.

Vulnerability of Reinforced Concrete Frame Buildings and their Occupants in the 2009 L'Aquila, Italy, Earthquake - Abbie Liel and Kathryn Lynch, atural Hazards Review, 13(1), pp. 1-16, 2012.

Seismic Performance of Reinforced Concrete Frame Buildings in Southern California - Kathryn Lynch, Kristen Rowe and Abbie Liel, Earthquake Spectra, 27(2), pp. 399--417, 2011.

Seismic Collapse Safety of Reinforced Concrete Buildings: I. Assessment of Ductile Moment Frames - Curt Haselton, Abbie Liel, Gregory Deierlein, Brian Dean, Jason Chou, Journal of Structural Engineering, 137(4), pp. 481-491, 2011.

Seismic Collapse Safety of Reinforced Concrete Buildings: II. Comparative Assessment of Non-Ductile and Ductile Moment Frames- Abbie Liel, Curt Haselton, Greg Deierlein, Journal of Structural Engineering, 137(4), pp. 492-502, 2011.

Accounting for Ground Motion Spectral Shape Characteristics in Structural Collapse through an Adjustment for Epsilon - Curt Haselton, Jack Baker, Abbie Liel and Gregory Deierlein, Journal of Structural Engineering, 137(3), pp. 332-344, 2011. .

Incorporating Modeling Uncertainties in the Assessment of Seismic Collapse Risk of Buildings - Abbie Liel, Curt Haselton, Greg Deierlein and Jack Baker, Structural Safety, 31(2), pp. 197-211, 2009.

Engineering Innovations at Bonneville Dam - Abbie Liel and David Billington, Technology and Culture, 49(3), July 2008.


COnFERENCE Papers

Performance-based assessment of reinforced concrete frames designed using eigenfrequency optimization - Orlando Arroyo, Abbie Liel, Sergio Gutiérrez. X International Conference on Structural Dynamics, EURODYN, September 2017.

Stochastic Ground Motion Simulations for Assessment of Regional Losses from Induced Earthquakes - Taojun Liu, Nicolas Luco, Abbie B. Liel and Sanaz Rezaeian, ICOSSAR, Vienna, August 2017.

Flood Loss and Recovery Models for Residential Housing Stock: A Case Study of the 2013 Boulder, Colorado Floods - Derya Deniz, Bruce Ellingwood, Abbie Liel and Shideh Dashti, ICOSSAR 2017, Vienna, Austria.

Influence of soil and structural parameters on liquefaction induced settlement of foundations - Zana Karimi, Zachary Bullock, Shideh Dashti, Abbie Liel, & Keith Porter, K. 3rd International Conference on Performance-based Design in Earthquake Geotechnical Engineering, Vancouver, Canada, July 2017.

Effects of drains on the performance and damage-potential of shallow-founded structures - Balaji Paramasivam, Shideh Dashti, Abbie Liel and Juan Olarte, 3rd International Conference on Performance-based Design in Earthquake Geotechnical Engineering, Vancouver, Canada, July 2017.

Seismic performance of a layered liquefiable site: Validation of numerical simulations using centrifuge modeling - Ramirez, J., Badanagki , M., Rahimi-Abkenar, M., Elghoraiby, M. A., Manzari, M. T., Dashti, S., Barrero, A., Taiebat, M., Ziotopoulou, K. and Liel, A. Geotechnical Frontiers 2017, Orlando, FL, March 2017.

Seismic Settlement of Shallow-Founded Structures on Liquefiable Ground - Karimi, Z., Bullock, Z., Dashti, S., Liel, A., & Porter, K.. Geo-Risk 2017, Denver, CO. April 2017. 

Seismic Collapse Analysis of RC Framed Structures Using the Gradient Inelastic Force-Based Element Formulation - Salehi, Mohammad*, Petros Sideris, and Abbie B. Liel (2017). 16th World Conference on Earthquake Engineering, Santiago, Chile, January 2017.

Building collapse and life endangerment risks from induced seismicity in the United States,  Liu, Taojun, Nicolas Luco, Abbie B. Liel, and Susan Hoover. 16th World Conference on Earthquake EngineeringSantiago, Chile, January 2017. 

Potential for Damage to Brittle Structures in Induced EarthquakesRobert Chase,  and Abbie B. Liel16th World Conference on Earthquake EngineeringSantiago, Chile, January 2017. 

Benefits of Lateral Strength in Terms of Residual Capacity Meera Raghunandan, Sarah J. Welsh-Huggins and Abbie B. Liel, 16th World Conference on Earthquake Engineering, January 2017. 

Aftershock Collapse Vulnerability Assessment of Older Reinforced Concrete FramesMeera Raghunandan and Abbie B. Liel. 16th World Conference on Earthquake EngineeringSantiago, Chile, January 2017. 

Structural Models for Centrifuge Testing of Liquefaction-Related Building Damage, Juan Olarte, Abbie B. Liel, Shideh Dashti, Rebecca Scheetz, Jalila Elfejji, and Jakub Valigura, 16th World Conference on Earthquake EngineeringSantiago, Chile, January 2017. 

Influence of liquefaction mitigation on performance of inelastic shallow-founded structuresBalaji Paramasivam, Shideh Dashti, Abbie Liel, Juan C. Olarte, Luciano Souza Junior, and Leonardo Soligo Gomes, 16th World Conference in Earthquake EngineeringSantiago, Chile,January 2017.  

Critical Structural Weaknesses Exposed in Older RC Wall-Frame Structures during the Christchurch Earthquakes, Travis Marcilla, S.R. Uma, and Abbie B. Liel.16th World Conference on Earthquake Engineering, Santiago, Chile, January 2017. 

Seismic Vulnerability of Reinforced Concrete Hillside Buildings in Northeast India, Sarah J. Welsh-Huggins, Janise E. Rodgers, William T. Holmes, and Abbie B. Liel, 16th World Conference on Earthquake Engineering, Santiago, Chile, January 2017. 

Evaluating the Seismic Performance of Eigenfrequency Optimized Concrete Moment Frame Buildings, Orlando Arroyo,  Abbie Liel, and Sergio Gutierrez, 16th World Conference on Earthquake Engineering, Santiago, Chile,January 2017. 

Seismic Collapse Analysis of RC Framed Structures using the Gradient Inelastic Force-Based Element Formulation,  Mohammad Salehi, Petros Sideris and Abbie Liel,  Santiago, Chile, 16th World Conference in Earthquake Engineering,January 2017.  

Simplified Seismic Evaluation of Older Concrete Buildings for Collapse Potential (ATC 78)Abbie B. Liel, William Holmes, Michael Mehrain, Jack Moehle and Peter Somers, 16th World Conference on Earthquake Engineering, Santiago, Chile, January 2017. 

 Is a Stronger Building also Greener? Influence of Seismic Design Decisions on Building Life-Cycle Economic and Environmental Impacts, Sarah J. Welsh-Huggins  and Abbie B. Liel6th International Symposium of Life-Cycle Civil Engineering, Deflt, The Netherlands, Fall 2016.

Retaining Diverse Students in Civil Engineering and Its Subdisciplines: Challenges and Opportunities - Abbie Liel and Eva Leong, 2016 American Society of Engineering Education Annual Meeting, June 2016.

Can service learning impact student learning and motivation in a required engineering probability and statistics course? Abbie Liel and Timothy Clarkin, 2016 American Society of Engineering Education Annual Meeting, June 2016.

Introducing Students to Interdisciplinary Perspectives of Building and Urban Design - Abbie B. Liel and Sarah Welsh-Huggins, 2016 American Society of Engineering Education Annual Meeting, June 2016.

The Polyvocality of Resilience: Discovering a Research Agenda through Interdisciplinary Investigation & Community Engagement - Robert Soden, Leysia Palen, Claire Chase, Erin Arneson, Derya Deniz, Leah Sprain, Bruce Goldstein, Abbie Liel, Shideh Dashti and Amy Javernick-Will.  12th International Conference on Information Systems for Crisis Response and Management, ISCRAM 2015, Kristiansand, Norway, May 24-27, 2015. Finalist for student paper award. 

Modifications to Risk-Targeted Seismic Design Maps for Subduction and Near-Fault Hazards - Abbie Liel, Nicolas Luco, Meera Raghunandan and Casey Champion, 12th International Conference on Applications of Statistics and Probability in Civil Engineering,  ICASP12, Vancouver, Canada, July 12-15, 2015. 

Reliability-Based Snow Load Maps for Building Design  -  Jared DeBock, Abbie Liel, James Harris, Jeannette Torrents,  12th International Conference on Applications of Statistics and Probability in Civil Engineering,
ICASP12
, Vancouver, Canada, July 12-15, 2015. 

The ATC-78 Methodology for Evaluation and Mitigation of Nonductile Concrete Buildings - Abbie Liel, 15th U.S.-Japan Workshop on the Improvement of Structural Engineering and Resiliency, Big Island, Hawaii, December, 2014.

Next-Generation Disaster-Related Debris Estimation Models - Wil Srubar, Andrew Siefried, Aaron Michel and Abbie Liel3rd International Conference on Urban Disaster Reduction, Boulder, Colorado, September, 2014.

Integrating Green and Resilient Building Design for Enhanced Disaster Recovery - Sarah Welsh-Huggins and Abbie Liel, 3rd International Conference on Urban Disaster Reduction, Boulder, Colorado, September, 2014. 

Integrating Hazard-Induced Damage and Environmental Impacts in Building Life Cycle Assessments - Sarah Welsh-Huggins and Abbie Liel, 2014 International Symposium of Life-Cycle Civil Engineering. Tokyo, Japan, November, 2014. 

Aftershock risks and the recent events in New Zealand and Japan - Nilesh Shome, Nicolas Luco, Matt Gerstenberger, Oliver Boyd, Ned Field, Abbie B. Liel and John van de Lindt. National Conference in Earthquake Engineering, Anchorage, AK, July, 2014. 

Seismic Collapse Assessment of Ductile and Non-Ductile Reinforced Concrete Buildings in Alaska - Meera Raghunandan and  Abbie B. LielNational Conference in Earthquake Engineering, Anchorage, AK, July, 2014. 

The Effectiveness of ‘Interactive’ Slide Presentation for Promoting Student Engagement in University Engineering Courses Sean Wirth, Abbie Liel, and John S. McCartney. 2014 American Society of Engineering Education Annual Meeting. Indianapolis, IN, June, 2014. 

Scenario Seismic Risk Assessment for Communities of Buildings - Jared DeBock, Kevin Kim and Abbie Liel.  ICOSSAR, New York, NY, June, 2013.

Effect of Construction Errors on the Risks of Snow Induced Failure of Roofs Supported by Open-Web Steel Joists  - Derek Kozak, and Abbie Liel.  ICOSSAR, New York, NY, June, 2013.  

Quantification of modeling uncertainties based on the blind prediction contest submissions - Siamak Sattar Abbie Liel, and Paolo Martinelli. ASCE Structures Congress, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, May, 2013.

Diversity and Gender Balance in the Structural Engineering Profession - Eva Leong, Abbie Liel, Judith Mitrani-Reiser, Emily Guglielmo, Donna Friis, Devon Lumbard, Rafael Gomes de Oliveira, Robert Pekelnicky. ASCE Structures Congress, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, May, 2013. 

Aftershock Fragility Curves and Tagging Assessments for a Mainshock-Damaged Building - Meera Raghunandan, Hyeuk Ryu, Abbie Liel, Nicolas Luco and S.R. Uma. 5th World Conference on Earthquake Engineering. Lisbon, Portugal, September, 2012. 

Quantification of Building Seismic Performance Factors Component Equivalency Methodology – FEMA P-795 - Charles Kircher,  Curt Haselton, Abbie LielSEAoC  (Structural Engineers Association of California) Convention. Las Vegas, September, 2011.

A Framework for Performance-Based Design and Assessment of Buildings Subjected to Extreme Snow Loads -  Abbie B. Liel, Kyle Jackson, Jamie Geis, ICASP 11: 11th International Conference on Applications of Statistics and Probability in Civil Engineering. Zurich, Switzerland, August, 2011. 

Rebuilding L’Aquila Following the 2009 Earthquake: Priorities and Perspectives - Abbie Liel, Ross Corotis, Jeannette Sutton, Guido Camata, Enrico Spacone, and Rose (Bricker-Ford) Holtzman, ICASP 11: 11th International Conference on Applications of Statistics and Probability in Civil Engineering. Zurich, Switzerland, August, 2011.

Methodology for Post-Mainshock Probabilistic Assessment of Building Collapse Risk - Nicolas Luco, Matt Gerstenberger, S.R. Uma, Hyeuk Ryu, Abbie Liel and Meera Raghunandan, Proceedings of the Ninth Pacific Conference on Earthquake Engineering: Building an Earthquake-Resilient Society. Auckland, New Zealand, April, 2011.

Developing Fragilities for Mainshock-Damaged Structures through Incremental Dynamic Analysis - Hyeuk Ryu, , Nicolas Luco, S.R. Uma and Abbie. LielProceedings of the Ninth Pacific Conference on Earthquake Engineering: Building an Earthquake-Resilient Society. Auckland, New Zealand, April, 2011. 

Comparison of Mainshock and Aftershock Fragility Curves Developed for New Zealand and U.S. Buildings - S.R. Uma, Hyeuk Ryu, Nicolas Luco, Abbie B. Liel and Meera Raghunandan, Proceedings of the Ninth Pacific Conference on Earthquake Engineering: Building an Earthquake-Resilient Society. Auckland, New Zealand, April, 2011.

The Influence of Engineering Organization on Design and Construction Processes at Tennessee Valley Authority Dams of the 1930sAbbie Liel,  ASCE Structures Congress. Las Vegas, Nevada, April, 2011.

 Example Application of the FEMA P695 (ATC-63) Methodology for Collapse Performance of Reinforced Concrete Special Moment Frame Building - Curt Haselton, Abbie Liel and Gregory Deierlein, 9th U.S. National and 10th Canadian Conference on Earthquake Engineering, Toronto, Canada, July, 2010.

Seismic Performance of Reinforced Concrete Frame Structures with and without Masonry Infill Walls - Siamak Sattar, Abbie Liel, 9th U.S. National and 10th Canadian Conference on Earthquake Engineering, Toronto, Canada, July, 2010.

A Practical Approach for Assessing Structural Resistance to Earthquake-Induced Collapse  - Abbie Liel  and Hesham Tuwair, 2010 Structures Congress and 19th Analysis and Computation Specialty Conference, Orlando, FL, May 2010. 

Case Study on the Seismic Performance of Reinforced Concrete Intermediate Moment Frames using ACI Design Provisions - M.J. Richard, L. D. Albano, D. Kelly, and A. B. Liel, 2010 ASCE Structures Congress, Orlando, FL, May 2010.

Concept Paper on Utilizing the FEMA P695 (ATC-63) Ground Motion Spectral Shape Guidelines to Adjust the Target Displacement in the ASCE/SEI 41 Nonlinear Static Procedure - Curt Haselton, Charles Kircher, Abbie Liel, ATC/SEI Conference on Existing Buildings, San Francisco, December, 2009. 

Preliminary Results of a Cost-Benefit Assessment of Replacing Seismically Vulnerable Non-Ductile Reinforced Concrete Frame Structures Abbie Liel and Gregory Deierlein, ATC/SEI Conference on Existing Buildings, San Francisco, CA, December, 2009.

Dynamic Analysis Based Seismic Performance Quantification of Steel Corrugated Shear Wall System - L.G. Vigh, G.G. Deierlein, E. Miranda, A.B. Liel and S. Tipping, 12th International Conference on Civil, Structural and Environmental Engineering Computing, Portugal, September, 2009. 

Benefit-Cost Evaluation of Seismic Risk Mitigation in Existing Non-Ductile Concrete Buildings Abbie Liel and Gregory Deierlein,  ACES Workshop: Advances in Performance-Based Engineering Earthquake Engineering, Corfu, Greece, July, 2009.

Important Issues in Simulating Structural Collapse due to Earthquakes: Mathematical Idealizations, Model Calibration, Uncertainty Propagation and Numerical Solution Algorithms -  Curt Haselton, Abbie B. LIel, Gregory G. Deierlein, Computational Methods in Structural Dynamics and Earthquake Engineering COMPDYN 2009, Rhodes, Greece, June, 2009.

Lessons Learned from Seismic Collapse Assessment of Buildings for Evaluation of Bridge Structures - Abbie Liel and Curt Haselton, ASCE TCLEE 2009 Lifeline Earthquake Engineering in a Multi-Hazard Environment, Oakland, California, June/July, 2009. 

Comparative Assessment of Collapse Safety of Reinforced-Concrete Moment Frame Buildings  Abbie Liel, Curt Haselton and Greg Deierlein, 14th World Conference on Earthquake Engineering, Beijing, China, Oct. 12 - 17, 2008.

Comparing Seismic Collapse Safety of Modern and Existing Reinforced Concrete Frame Structures in California - Abbie Liel, Curt Haselton and Greg Deierlein,Crossing Borders: ASCE Structures Congress, Vancouver, British Columbia, April, 2008. 

ATC 63 Methodology for Evaluating Seismic Collapse Safety of Archetype Buildings - Gregory Deierlein, Abbie Liel, Curt Haselton and Charles Kircher,  Crossing Borders: ASCE Structures Congress, Vancouver, British Columbia, April 24 – 26, 2008.

Example Evaluation of the ATC-63 Methodology for Reinforced Concrete Special Moment Frame Buildings - Curt Haselton,  Abbie B. Liel and Gregory G. Deierlein,  Crossing Borders: ASCE Structures Congress, Vancouver, British Columbia, April, 2008.

Assessing Building System Collapse Performance and Associated Requirements for Seismic Design - Gregory Deierlein, Abbie Liel, Curt Haselton and Charles Kircher,  SEAOC 2007 Convention Proceedings, September, 2007.

Significance of Various Design and Assessment Parameters on Seismic Collapse Safety Assessment of Reinforced Concrete Frame Buildings - Curt Haselton, Abbie Liel and Gregory Deierlein,  Proceedings of the Asian-Pacific Network of Centers for Earthquake Engineering Research (ANCER), Hong Kong, May, 2007.

Seismic Collapse Safety and Behavior of Modern Reinforced Concrete Moment Frame Buildings -  Curt Haselton, Abbie Liel, Brian Dean, Jason Chou and Gregory Deierlein, ASCE Structures Congress, Long Beach, California, May, 2007.

Assessing the Seismic Collapse Risk of Reinforced Concrete Frame Structures, Including the Effects of Modeling Uncertainties - Abbie Liel, Curt Haselton, Greg Deierlein, Jack Baker, Special Workshop on Risk Acceptance and Risk Communication, Stanford, California, March, 2007. 

The Effectiveness of Seismic Building Code Provisions on Reducing the Collapse Risk of Reinforced Concrete Moment Frame Buildings - Abbie Liel, Curt Haselton and Gregory Deierlein, 4th International Conference on Earthquake Engineering, Taipei, Taiwan, Oct., 2006. 

How have Changes in Building Code Provisions for Reinforced Concrete Frame Structures Improved Seismic Safety? Abbie Liel, Curt Haselton and Gregory Deierlein, 8th National Conference for Earthquake Engineering, San Francisco, California, April, 2006. 

 


other publications

Assessing the Collapse Risk of California's Existing Reinforced Concrete Frame Structures: Metrics for Seismic Safety Decisions - Ph.D. Thesis, Submitted June 2008. 

Vulnerability of Reinforced Concrete Frame buildings and their Occupants in the 2009 L'Aquila, Italy Earthquake - Abbie Liel and Kathryn Lynch, Natural Hazards Center, Quick Response Report, 2009. 
 

 

Beam-Column Element Model Calibrated for Predicting Flexural Response Leading to Global Collapse of RC Frame Buildings - Curt Haselton, Abbie Liel, Sarah Taylor Lange and Gregory Deierlein, Pacific Earthquake Engineering Research Center, PEER 2007/03, May 2008. 

Proposals to Improve the Earthquake Resistance of Turkey's Housing -  Abbie Liel, M.Sc. Thesis in Building and Urban Design and Development, University College London, August 2004.  

Development of an Engineering Organization/ Development of an Engineer - Abbie Liel, Festschrift, 2012.