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A. Journal Papers

  1. Vamvatsikos D. (2014). Seismic Performance Uncertainty Estimation via IDA with Progressive Accelerogram-wise Latin Hypercube Sampling. ASCE Journal of Structural Engineering (accepted).
    [official] [free]
  2. Fragiadakis M., Christodoulou S.E., Vamvatsikos D. (2013). Reliability assessment of urban water distribution networks under seismic loads. Water Resources Management (accepted).
    [official] [free]
  3. Fragiadakis M., Vamvatsikos D., Aschheim M. (2013). Application of nonlinear static procedures for seismic assessment of regular RC moment frame buildings. Earthquake Spectra (accepted).
    [official] [free]
  4. Vamvatsikos D. (2013). Accurate application and second-order improvement of the SAC/FEMA probabilistic formats for seismic performance assessment. ASCE Journal of Structural Engineering (accepted).
    [official] [free]
  5. Vamvatsikos D. (2013). Derivation of new SAC/FEMA performance evaluation solutions with second-order hazard approximation. Earthquake Engineerning and Structural Dynamics, 42(8): 11711188.
    [official] [free]
  6. De Luca F., Vamvatsikos D., Iervolino I. (2013). Near-optimal piecewise linear fits of static pushover capacity curves for equivalent SDOF analysis. Earthquake Engineerning and Structural Dynamics, 42(4):523–543.
    [official] [free]
  7. Celarec D., Vamvatsikos D, Dolsek M. (2011). Estimation of the seismic risk with consideration of capacity degradation over time for RC buildings. Bulleting of Earthquake Engineering, 9(4): 1137-1155.
    [official] [free]
  8. Vamvatsikos D., Dolsek M. (2011). Equivalent Constant Rates for Performance-Based Assessment of Ageing Structures. Structural Safety, 33(1): 8-18.
    [official] [free]
  9. Vamvatsikos D. (2011). Performing Incremental Dynamic Analysis in Parallel. Computers and Structures, 89(1-2): 170-180.
    [official] [free]
  10. Fragiadakis M., Vamvatsikos D. (2010) Fast performance uncertainty estimation via pushover and approximate IDA. Earthquake Engineering and Structural Dynamics, 39(6): 683-703.
    [official] [free]
  11. Vamvatsikos D., Fragiadakis M. (2010). Incremental dynamic analysis for estimating seismic performance uncertainty and sensitivity. Earthquake Engineering and Structural Dynamics, 39(2): 141-163.
    [official] [free]
  12. Fragiadakis M., Vamvatsikos D., Papadrakakis M. (2006). Evaluation of the influence of vertical irregularities on the seismic performance of a 9-storey steel frame. Earthquake Engineering and Structural Dynamics, 35(12): 1489-1509.
    [official] [free]
  13. Vamvatsikos D., Cornell C.A. (2006). Direct estimation of the seismic demand and capacity of oscillators with multi-linear static pushovers through Incremental Dynamic Analysis. Earthquake Engineering and Structural Dynamics, 35(9): 1097-1117.
    [official] [free]
  14. Vamvatsikos D., Cornell C.A. (2005). Developing efficient scalar and vector intensity measures for IDA capacity estimation by incorporating elastic spectral shape information. Earthquake Engineering and Structural Dynamics, 34(13): 1573-1600.
    [official] [free]
  15. Vamvatsikos D., Cornell C.A. (2005). Direct estimation of the seismic demand and capacity of MDOF systems through Incremental Dynamic Analysis of an SDOF Approximation. ASCE Journal of Structural Engineering, 131(4): 589-599.
    [official] [free]
  16. Vamvatsikos D., Cornell C.A. (2004). Applied Incremental Dynamic Analysis. Earthquake Spectra, 20(2): 523-553.
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  17. Vamvatsikos D., Cornell C.A. (2002). Incremental Dynamic Analysis. Earthquake Engineering and Structural Dynamics, 31(3): 491-514.
    [official] [free]
  18. Georgiadis H.G., Vamvatsikos D., Vardoulakis I. (1999). Numerical implementation of the integral-transform solution to Lamb's point load problem. Computational Mechanics, 24(2): 90-99.
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B. Chapters in Edited Books

  1. Fragiadakis M., Vamvatsikos D., Aschheim M. (2011). Static versus dynamic methods of analysis for estimating seismic performance. In: Dolsek M. (ed), Protection of Built Environment Against Earthquakes. Springer: Dordrecht.
  2. Celarec D., Vamvatsikos D., Dolsek M. (2011). Simplified estimation of seismic risk for buildings with consideration of the structural ageing process. In: Dolsek M. (ed), Protection of Built Environment Against Earthquakes. Springer: Dordrecht.
  3. Vamvatsikos D. (2011). Some thoughts on methods to compare the seismic performance of alternate structural designs. In: Dolsek M. (ed), Protection of Built Environment Against Earthquakes. Springer: Dordrecht.

C. Conference Papers

  1. Vamvatsikos D. (2012). Accurate application and higher-order solutions of the SAC/FEMA probabilistic format for performance assessment. Proceedings of the 15th World Conference on Earthquake Engineering, Lisbon, Portugal.
  2. Fragiadakis M., Vamvatsikos D., Christodoulou S.E. (2012). Reliability assessment of urban water networks. Proceedings of the 15th World Conference on Earthquake Engineering, Lisbon, Portugal.
  3. Kazantzi A.K., Vamvatsikos D. (2012). A study on the correlation between dissipated hysteretic energy and seismic performance. Proceedings of the 15th World Conference on Earthquake Engineering, Lisbon, Portugal.
  4. Vamvatsikos D., Lignos D.G. (2011). Evaluating the epistemic uncertainty of the seismic demand and capacity for a 9-story steel moment-resisting frame. Proceedings of the 7th Hellenic National Conference on Steel Structures, Volos, Greece.
  5. Fragiadakis M., Vamvatsikos D. (2011). Qualitative comparison of static pushover versus incremental dynamic analysis capacity curves. Proceedings of the 7th Hellenic National Conference on Steel Structures, Volos, Greece.
  6. Vamvatsikos D. (2011). Estimating seismic performance uncertainty using IDA with progressive accelerogram-wise latin hypercube sampling. Proceedings of the 11th International Conference on Applications of Statistics and Probability in Civil Engineering, Zurich.
  7. De Luca F., Vamvatsikos D., Iervolino I. (2011). Improving the static pushover analysis in the Italian Seismic Code by proper piecewise-linear fitting of capacity curves. Proceedings of the ANIDIS2011 Convention on Seismic Engineering, Bari, Italy.
  8. Giannelos C., Vamvatsikos D. (2011). Simplified seismic performance assessment over the lifetime of a highway bridge subject to pier reinforcement corrosion. Proceedings of the COMPDYN2011 Conference on Computational Methods in Structural Dynamics and Earthquake Engineering, Corfu, Greece.
  9. De Luca F., Vamvatsikos D., Iervolino I. (2011). Near-optimal bilinear fit of capacity curves for equivalent SDOF analysis. Proceedings of the COMPDYN2011 Conference on Computational Methods in Structural Dynamics and Earthquake Engineering, Corfu, Greece.
  10. Vamvatsikos D., Aschheim M., Comartin C.D. (2011). A targeted nonlinear dynamic procedure to evaluate the seismic performance of structures. Proceedings of the COMPDYN2011 Conference on Computational Methods in Structural Dynamics and Earthquake Engineering, Corfu, Greece.
  11. Fragiadakis, M., Vamvatsikos, D., and Aschheim, M., (2011). Applicability of Nonlinear Static Procedures to RC Moment Resistant Frames. Proceedings of the 2011 Structures Congress, ASCE/SEI, Las Vegas, NV.
  12. Vamvatsikos D., Kouris L.A., Panagopoulos G., Kappos A.J., Nigro E., Rossetto T., Lloyd T.O., Stathopoulos T. (2010). Structural vulnerability assessment under natural hazards: A review. Proceedings of the COST C26 Urban Habitat Constructions under Catastrophic Events Conference, Naples, Italy.
  13. Christodoulou S.E., Vamvatsikos D., Georgiou C. (2010). A BIM-Based Framework for Forecasting and Visualizing Seismic Damage, Cost and Time to Repair. Proceedings of the 8th European Conference on Product & Process Modelling, Cork, Ireland.
  14. Vamvatsikos D., Pantazopoulou S.J. (2010). Vulnerability assessment of historical city cores - the example of the city of Xanthi. Proceedings of the 9th U.S. National and 10th Canadian Conference on Earthquake Engineering, Toronto, Canada.
  15. Vamvatsikos D., Pantazopoulou S.J. (2010). Development of a simplified mechanical model to estimate the seismic vulnerability of cultural heritage masonry buildings. Proceedings of the 9th HSTAM International Congress on Mechanics, Limassol, Cyprus.
  16. Vamvatsikos D., Zeris C. (2010). Seismic performance sensitivity and uncertainty of an RC building due to random vertical loads and accelerations. Proceedings of the 3rd International fib Congress and Exhibition, Washington, D.C.
  17. Fragiadakis M., Vamvatsikos D. (2009). Estimation of uncertain parameters using static pushover methods. Proceedings of the 9th International Conference on Structural Safety and Reliability (ICOSSAR), Osaka, Japan.
  18. Vamvatsikos D. (2009). Optimal multi-objective seismic design of a highway bridge by selective use of nonlinear static and dynamic analyses. Proceedings of the 9th International Conference on Structural Safety and Reliability (ICOSSAR), Osaka, Japan.
  19. Vamvatsikos D. (2009). Estimating seismic performance uncertainty: state of the art and future directions. Proceedings of the "Earthquake Engineering by the Beach" Workshop, Anacapri, Italy.
  20. Vamvatsikos D., Akkar S., Miranda E. (2009). Estimating the dynamic instability of oscillators with non-trivial backbones. Proceedings of the COMPDYN2009 Conference on Computational Methods in Structural Dynamics and Earthquake Engineering, Rhodes, Greece.
  21. Celarec D., Dolsek M., Vamvatsikos D. (2009). Estimation of the seismic risk of RC frames with consideration of capacity degradation over time. Proceedings of the COMPDYN2009 Conference on Computational Methods in Structural Dynamics and Earthquake Engineering, Rhodes, Greece.
  22. Fragiadakis D., Vamvatsikos D. (2009). Performance uncertainty estimation using simplified methods of analysis. Proceedings of the COMPDYN2009 Conference on Computational Methods in Structural Dynamics and Earthquake Engineering, Rhodes, Greece.
  23. Vamvatsikos D., Fragiadakis M. (2008). Seismic performance uncertainty of a 9-story steel frame with non-deterministic beam-hinge properties. Proceedings of the 14th World Conference on Earthquake Engineering, Beijing, China.
  24. Fragiadakis M., Vamvatsikos D. (2008). Approximate seismic performance uncertainty estimation using static pushover methods. Proceedings of the 14th World Conference on Earthquake Engineering, Beijing, China.
  25. Vamvatsikos D., Zeris C. (2008). Influence of uncertain vertical loads and accelerations on the seismic behavior of an RC building. Proceedings of the 3rd Panhellenic Conference on Earthquake Engineering and Engineering Seismology, Athens, Greece (in greek).
  26. Vamvatsikos D., Christodoulou S., Georgiou C. (2008). Visualizing damage, cost and repair scheduling for post-earthquake building rehabilitation. Proceedings of the 3rd Panhellenic Conference on Earthquake Engineering and Engineering Seismology, Athens, Greece (in greek).
  27. Giannelos C., Vamvatsikos D. (2008). Simplified methods of nonlinear dynamic analysis of a bridge under bi-directional seismic loading. Proceedings of the 3rd Panhellenic Conference on Earthquake Engineering and Engineering Seismology, Athens, Greece (in greek).
  28. Vamvatsikos D. (2007). Performing incremental dynamic analysis in parallel using computer clusters. Proceedings of the COMPDYN2007 Conference on Computational Methods in Structural Dynamics and Earthquake Engineering, Rethymno, Greece.
  29. Zeris C., Vamvatsikos D., Giannitsas P., Alexandropoulos K. (2007). Impact of FE modeling in the seismic performance prediction of existing RC buildings. Proceedings of the COMPDYN2007 Conference on Computational Methods in Structural Dynamics and Earthquake Engineering, Rethymno, Greece.
  30. Vamvatsikos D. (2007). Influence of parameter uncertainties on the seismic performance of oscillators via SPO2IDA. Proceedings of the 10th International Conference on Applications of Statistics and Probability in Civil Engineering, Tokyo.
  31. Vamvatsikos D., Fragiadakis M. (2006). Seismic performance sensitivity of a 9-story steel frame to plastic hinge modeling uncertainties. Proceedings of the 1st European Conference on Earthquake Engineering and Seismology, Geneva.
  32. Zeris C., Giannitsas P., Alexandropoulos K., Vamvatsikos D. (2006). Inelastic modeling sensitivity of the predicted seismic performance of an existing RC building. Proceedings of the 1st European Conference on Earthquake Engineering and Seismology, Geneva.
  33. Vamvatsikos D. (2006). Incremental Dynamic Analysis with two components of motion for a 3D steel structure. Proceedings of the 8th U.S. National Conference on Earthquake Engineering, San Francisco.
  34. Vamvatsikos D., Alexandropoulos K, Giannitsas P., Zeris C. (2006). Influence of element modeling on the predicted seismic performance of an existing RC building. Proceedings of the 8th U.S. National Conference on Earthquake Engineering, San Francisco.
  35. Vamvatsikos D., Sigalas I. (2005). Seismic performance evaluation of a horizontally curved highway bridge using incremental dynamic analysis in 3D. Proceedings of the 4th European Workshop on the seismic behaviour of irregular and complex structures, Thessaloniki, Greece.
  36. Fragiadakis M., Vamvatsikos D., Papadrakakis M. (2005). Evaluation of the influence of vertical stiffness irregularities on the seismic response of a 9-story steel frame. Proceedings of the 4th European Workshop on the seismic behaviour of irregular and complex structures, Thessaloniki, Greece.
  37. Vamvatsikos D., Papadimitriou C. (2005). Optimal multi-objective design of a highway bridge under seismic loading through Incremental Dynamic Analysis. Proceedings of the 9th International Conference on Structural Safety and Reliability (ICOSSAR), Rome, Italy.
  38. Vamvatsikos D., Cornell C.A. (2004). Investigating the influence of elastic spectral shape on the limit-state capacities of a 9-story building through IDA. Proceedings of the 13th World Conference on Earthquake Engineering, Vancouver.
  39. Vamvatsikos D., Jalayer F., Cornell C.A. (2003). Application of Incremental Dynamic Analysis to an RC-structure. Proceedings of the FIB Symposium on Concrete Structures in Seismic Regions, Athens.
  40. Vamvatsikos D., Cornell C.A. (2002). The Incremental Dynamic Analysis and its application to Performance-Based Earthquake Engineering. Proceedings of the 12th European Conference on Earthquake Engineering, London.
  41. Vamvatsikos D., Cornell C.A. (2002). Direct estimation of the seismic demand and capacity of MDOF systems through incremental dynamic analysis of an SDOF approximation. Proceedings of the 5th European Conference on Structural Dynamics EURODYN 2002, Munich.
  42. Vamvatsikos D., Cornell C.A. (2002). Practical estimation of the seismic demand and capacity of oscillators with multi-linear static pushovers through Incremental Dynamic Analysis. Proceedings of the 7th U.S. National Conference on Earthquake Engineering, Boston.
  43. Cornell C.A., Vamvatsikos D., Jalayer F., Luco N. (2000). Seismic reliability of steel frames. Proceedings of the 9th IFIP WG 7.5 Working Conference on Reliability and Optimization of Structural Systems, Ann Arbor, Michigan.
  44. Georgiadis H.G., Vamvatsikos D., Vardoulakis I. (1999). Numerical implementation of the integral-transform solution to Lamb's point load problem. Proceedings of the 3rd Greek Geomechanics Conference, Volos.

D. Technical Reports

  1. fib (2012). Probabilistic Performance-Based Seismic Design. Bulletin 68, International Federation of Structural Concrete, Lausanne, CH.
  2. NIST (2010). Applicability of Nonlinear Multiple-Degree-of-Freedom Modeling for Design. Report No. NIST GCR 10-917-9, prepared for the US National Institute of Standards and Technology by the NEHRP Consultants Joint Venture, Gaithersburg, MD.
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  3. FEMA (2009). Effects of Strength and Stiffness Degradation on Seismic Response. Report No. FEMA-P440A, prepared for the Federal Emergency Management Agency by the Advanced Technology Council, Washington, DC.
  4. Vamvatsikos D., Cornell C.A. (2004). Tracing and post-processing of IDA curves: Theory and software implementation. Report No. RMS-44, RMS Program, Stanford University, Stanford.
  5. Vamvatsikos D. (2002). Seismic Performance, Capacity and Reliability of Structures as seen through Incremental Dynamic Analysis Ph.D Dissertation, Report No. RMS-46 and Report No. TR-151, Stanford University, Stanford.
  6. Vamvatsikos D., Georgiadis H.G., Vardoulakis I. (1997). Numerical implementation of the integral-transform solution to Lamb's point load problem. Technical report, Geomechanics Laboratory, National Technical University of Athens (in greek).

E. Student Theses

  1. Georgiou C. (2009). Seismic damage assessment and repair cost estimation for reinforced concrete buildings. MS Thesis, University of Cyprus, Nicosia (in greek, co-supervised with Dr. S.E. Christodoulou).
  2. Kavoura F. (2010). Nonlinear seismic response assessment for three steel structures of Cyprus according to Eurocode 8. MS Thesis, University of Cyprus, Nicosia (in greek).
  3. Georgiou C. (2013). Building information models for assessing damage, cost and downtime for post-earthquake rehabilitation of reinforced-concrete buildings. PhD Thesis, University of Cyprus, Nicosia (in greek, co-supervised with Dr. S.E. Christodoulou).

 

 

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