Bold denotes STIRM lab contributors

Will code-confirming U.S. hospitals be functional after a major earthquake?

Boston, M., Almufti, I., and Mitrani-Reiser, J.
Earthquake Spectra
Submitted: May 2016

Agent-based Modeling of an Evacuation Process in a K-12 School in Iquique, Chile

Poulos, A., Tocornal, F., de la Llera, J.C., and Mitrani-Reiser, J.
PLoS ONE
Submitted: January 2016

Mitigating multi-scale earthquake impacts: A review of the state-of-the-art in assessing loss of functionality in buildings

Mieler, M.W. and Mitrani-Reiser, J.
Journal of Structural Engineering
Submitted: January 2016

Earthquake Risk Assessment of Buildings Accounting for Human Evacuation

Poulos, A., de la Llera, J.S., and Mitrani-Reiser, J.
Journal of Earthquake Engineering and Structural Dynamics (accepted with minor revisions)

Data Collection after the 2010 Maule Earthquake in Chile

de la Llera, J.C., Rivera, F., Mitrani-Reiser, J., Junemann, R., and Rios, M.
Journal of Structural Engineering
(in press)

Forum Paper: Establishing Common Nomenclature, Characterizing the Problem, and Identifying Future Opportunities in Multi-Hazard Design

Zaghi, AE., Padgett, JE., Bruneau, M. Barbato, M., Li, Y., Mitrani-Reiser, J., and McBride, A.
Submitted: 31 March 2015, accepted

Using Failure Analysis to Establish Seismic Resilience Objectives for Building Components and Systems

Mieler, M.W., Uma, S.R., and Mitrani-Reiser, J.
Bulletin of the New Zealand Society of Earthquake Engineering
Submitted: 30 May 2015, (in press)

Promoting Comprehensive Disaster Policy Through Interdisciplinary Collaboration

Rutkow, L., Mitrani-Reiser, J., Barnett, D.J.
Injury Prevention

Virtual Inspector and its application to immediate pre-event and post-event earthquake loss and safety assessment of buildings

Mitrani-Reiser, J., Wu, S., and Beck, J.L
Natural Hazards, 81(3)): pp. 1861-1878

Agent-based Simulation of Building Evacuation After an Earthquake: Coupling Human Behavior with Structural Response

Lui, Z., Jacques, C.C., Szyniszewski, S., Guest, J.K., Schafer, B.W., Igusa, T., and Mitrani-Reiser, J.
Natural Hazards Review, 17(1), February 2016

Resilience of the Canterbury Hospital System to the 2011 Christchurch Earthquake

Jacques, C., McIntosh, J.K., Giovinazzi, S., Kirsch, T.D., Wilson, T.M., and Mitrani-Reiser, J.
Earthquake Spectra, 30(1): pp. 533-554
  DOI

State of the Art of Hurricane Vulnerability Models: A Review

Pita, G.L., Pinelli, J.-P., Gurley, K., and Mitrani-Reiser, J.
Natural Hazards Review, 16(2), 2015.
  DOI

A Functional Loss Assessment of a Hospital System in the Biobio Province

Mitrani-Reiser, J., Mahoney, M., Holmes, W.T., de le LLera, J.C., Bissell, R., and Kirsch, T.D.
Earthquake Spectra, 28(S1), pgs. S473-S502, 2012.
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Assessment of Hurricane-Induced Internal Damage to Low-Rise Buildings in the Florida Public Hurricane Loss Model

Pita, G. L., Pinelli, J.-P., Gurley, K., Weekes, J., and Mitrani-Reiser, J.
Journal of Wind Engineering and Industrial Aerodynamics, 104-106, pgs. 76-87, 2012.
  DOI

Expected Earthquake Damage and Repair Costs in Reinforced Concrete Frame Buildings

Ramirez, M., Liel, A., Mitrani-Reiser, J., Haselton, C., Spear, A., Steiner, J., Miranda,E., and G.G. Deierlein.
Earthquake Engineering and Structural Dynamics, (14)11, pgs. 1455-1475, 2012.
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Impact on Hospital Functions Following the 2010 Chilean Earthquake

Kirsch, T.D., Mitrani-Reiser, J., Bissell, R., Sauer, L.M., Mahoney, M., Holmes, W.T., Santa Cruz, N., de la Maza, F.
Journal of Disaster Medicine and Public Health Preparedness, (4)2, pp. 122-128, 2010.
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Evaluation of the Seismic Performance of a Code-Conforming Reinforced-Concrete Building - From Seismic Hazard to Loss Results

Goulet, C., Haselton, C., Mitrani-Reiser, J., Beck, J.L., Deierlein, G., Porter, K.A., Stewart, J.P.. and Taciroglu, E.
Earthquake Engineering and Structural Dynamics, (36)13, pp. 1973-1997, 2007.
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Near-Real-Time Loss Estimation for Instrumented Buildings

Porter, K, Mitrani-Reiser, J. and Beck, J.L.
The Structural Design of Tall and Special Buildings, (15)1, pp. 3-20, March 2006.
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The 2010 Chile Earthquake: a five-year reflection

de la Llera, J.C., Mitrani-Reiser, J., Rovera, F., Fortuno, C., Junemann, R., Poulos, A., and Vasquez, J.
The 2010 Chile Earthquake: a five-year reflection, Proc., of the 9th Pacific Conference on Earthquake Engineering, Sydney, Australia, 2015

An Approach to the Seismic Performance Assessment of Medical Components

Di Sarno, L.*, Manfredi, G., Magliulo, G., Petrone, C., Masi, A., Santarsiero, G., Fabbrocino, G., Rainieri, C., Mitrani-Reiser, J., and Giovinazzi, S.
Proc., Annual Conference of Italian National Association of Earthquake Engineering, L’Aquila, Italy, September 2015.

Seismic Risk of Italian hospitals: analysis of assessment results to define criteria for intervention prioritization

Masi, A.*, Di Sarno, L., Manfredi, G., Santarsiero, G., Giovinazzi, S., and Mitrani-Reiser, J.
Proc., Annual Conference of Italian National Association of Earthquake Engineering, L’Aquila, Italy, September 2015.

Quantifying the Resilience of Healthcare Systems in Earthquakes: a Practical Approach

Jacques, C., Giovinazzi, S., Kirsch, T.D., and Mitrani-Reiser, J.
3rd International Conference on Urban Disaster Reduction, Boulder, CO, USA, October 2014.

Towards Assessing the Resilience in a Community in Seismic Events Using Agent Based Modeling

Boston, M.*, Liu, Z. Jacques, C., and Mitrani-Reiser, J.
10th US National Conference on Earthquake Engineering, Anchorage, AK, USA, July 2014.

Quantifying the Performance of Healthcare Facilities in Disasters: A Multi-Hazard Approach

Jacques, C., Boston, M., and Mitrani-Reiser, J.*
10th US National Conference on Earthquake Engineering, Anchorage, AK, USA, July 2014.

An All-Hazards Approach for Quantifying Loss of Function for Critical Healthcare Infrastructure

Jacques, C.*, Mitrani-Reiser, J., abd Kirsch, T.D.
Structures Congress, Pittsburgh, PA, USA, April 2013.

Response of the Regional Healthcare System to the 22nd February, Christchurch Earthquake, NZ

Mitrani-Reiser, J.*, Kirsch, T.D., Jacques, C., Giovinazzi, S., McIntosh, J.K., and Wilson, T.M.
15th World Conference on Earthquake Engineering, Lisbon, Portugal, September 2012.

Interfacing Building Response with Human Behavior Under Seismic Events

Liu, Z., Jalalpour, M., Jacques, C., Szyniszewski, S., Mitrani-Reiser, J.*, Guest, J., Igusa, T., and Schafer, B.W.
15th World Conference on Earthquake Engineering, Lisbon, Portugal, September 2012.

Seismic Evacuation Model Accounting for Human-Structure Interaction

Liu, Z., Jacques, C.*, Jalalpour, M., Szyniszewski, S., Adelburg, J., Guest, J.K. , Igusa, T., Schafer, B.W., and Mitrani-Reiser, J.
2nd International Conference on Evacuation Modeling and Management, Chicago, IL, August, 2012.

The Impact of the 22nd February 2011 Earthquake on Christchurch Hospital

McIntosh, J.K.*, Jacques, C., Mitrani-Reiser, J., Kirsch, T.D., Giovinazzi, S., and Wilson, T.M.
New Zealand Society for Earthquake Engineering Annual Meeting, Wellington, New Zealand, May 2012.

Assessment of Hurricane-Induced Internal Damage to Low-Rise Buildings in the Florida Public Hurricane Loss Model

Pita, G.L., Pinelli, J.-P.*, Cocke, S., Gurley, K., Weekes, J., and Mitrani-Reiser, J.
International Conference of Wind Engineering, Amsterdam, Netherlands, July 2011.

Statistical Tools for Populating/Predicting Input Data of Risk Analysis Models

Pita, G.L., Francis, R., Liu, Z., Mitrani-Reiser, J., Guikema, S. , Pinelli, J.-P.
International Conference on Vulnerability and Risk Analysis and Management, Hyattsville, MD, April 2011.

Wind Vulnerability Curves for Low-Rise Commercial-Residential Buildings in the Florida Public Hurricane Loss Model

Pita, G.L., Pinelli, J.-P., Gurley, K., Weekes, J., and Mitrani-Reiser, J.
International Conference on Vulnerability and Risk Analysis and Management, Hyattsville, MD, April 2011.

Comparative Life Cycle Performance Assessment of Conventional and Seismic Isolated Buildings

Ryan, K.*, Sayani, P., Baez, Y., and Mitrani-Reiser, J.
International Symposium on Seismic Response Controlled Buildings for Sustainable Society, Tokyo, Japan, September 2009.

An Interactive Web Tool for Quantitative Risk Assessment of Woodframe Houses ("ResRisk"): A Progress Report

Luco, N.*, Martinez, E.M., Field, E.H., Ryu, H., and Mitrani-Reiser, J.
10th International Conference on Structural Safety and Reliability, Osaka, Japan, September 2009.

Virtual Building Inspection for Open Risk Assessment Software

Mitrani-Reiser, J.*, Luco, N., Ryu, H., and Jones, N.P.
10th International Conference on Structural Safety and Reliability, Osaka, Japan, September 2009.

Simulation of an 1857-like Mw 7.9 San Andreas Fault Earthquake and the Response of Tall Steel Moment Frame Buildings in Southern California- A Prototype Study

Krishnan, S.*, Komatitsch, D., Tromp, J., Muto, M., Mitrani-Reiser, J., and Beck, J.L.
14th World Conference on Earthquake Engineering, Beijing, China, October 2008.

Seismic Loss Estimation Based on End-to-End Simulation

Muto, M.*, Krishnan, S., Beck, J.L., and Mitrani-Reiser, J.
First International Symposium on Life-Cycle Civil Engineering, Lake Como, Italy, June 2008.

Incorporating Losses Due to Repair Costs, Downtime and Fatalities in Probabilistic-Based Earthquake Engineering

Mitrani-Reiser, J.* and Beck, J.L.
Computational Methods in Structural Dynamics and Earthquake Engineering, Crete, Greece, June 2007.

Evaluation of the Seismic Performance of a Code-Conforming Reinforced-Concrete Frame Building - Part I: Ground Motion Selection and Structural Collapse Simulation, paper NCEE-1576

Goulet, C.*, Haselton, C.*, Mitrani-Reiser, J., Stewart, J.P., Taciroglu, E., and Deierlein, G.G.
8th National Conference on Earthquake Engineering, San Francisco, CA, April 2006.

Evaluation of the Seismic Performance of a Code-Conforming Reinforced-Concrete Frame Building - Part II: Loss Estimation, paper NCEE-969

Mitrani-Reiser, J.*, Haselton, C., Goulet, C., Porter, K.A., Beck, J.L, and Deierlein, G.
8th National Conference on Earthquake Engineering, San Francisco, CA, April 2006.

Smarter Structures: Real-Time Loss Estimation for Instrumented Buildings, paper NCEE-1236

Porter, K.A.*, Mitrani-Reiser, J., Beck, J.L. and Ching, J.Y.
8th National Conference on Earthquake Engineering San Francisco, CA, April 2006.
* denotes author who presented paper at conference

Superstorm Sandy: Observations, Conclusions, and Recommendations

FEMA (contributing author: J. Mitrani-Reiser)
Technical Report Prepared for the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Federal Emergency Management Agency, Washington, DC. (2013)

A Decision Support Tool for Open Risk Assessment Software: Collaborative Research with Johns Hopkins University

Mitrani-Reiser, J., and Jones, N.P.
USGS Technical Report 2010 for Award No 08HQGR001. Reston, Virginia.

Guidelines for Seismic Performance Assessment of Buildings: 50% Draft

Applied Technology Council (contributing author: J. Mitrani-Reiser)
Technical Report Prepared for the U.S. Dept of Homeland Security (DHS) Federal Emergency Management Agency. Washington, DC. (2009)

Benchmarking of the Seismic Performance of a Code-Conforming Reinforced-Concrete Building

Haselton, C., Goulet, C., Mitrani-Reiser, J., Beck, J.L., Deierlein, G., Porter, K.A., Stewart, J.P., and Taciroglu, E.
PEER Technical Report 2007/12. Berkeley, California.

Real-Time Loss Estimation for Instrumented Buildings

Porter, K.A., J.L. Beck, J.Y. Ching, and Mitrani-Reiser, J.
Earthquake Engineering Research Laboratory Report, California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, CA. (2004)

Field Testing of Wireless Interactive Sensor Nodes

Mitrani, J., Goethals, J. and Glaser, S.
Report Submitted to Port and Airport Research Institute, Yokosuka, Japan. (2002)