R. Joe Hunt's research while affiliated with United States Geological Survey and other places

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Article
The 1997 NEHRP Recommended Provisions for Seismic Regulations for New Buildings use a design procedure that is based on spectral response acceleration rather than the traditional peak ground acceleration, peak ground velocity, or zone factors. The spectral response accelerations are obtained from maps prepared following the recommendations of the B...

Citations

... The scaling factor of 1.5 can be considered as MCE (Maximum Considered Earthquake) intensity earthquake. This is due to the fact that the MCE is 1.5 times the DE [32]. Figs. ...