Physical Testing

Research papers, reports, on testing done for confined masonry.

Attention: The internal data of table “5” is corrupted!
TITLE AUTHOR(S) NOTES
Effect of Vertical and Horizontal Wall Reinforcement on Seismic Behavior of Confined Masonry Walls K. Yoshimura, K. Kikuchi, T. Okamoto, T. Sanchez 11th World Conference on Earthquake Engineering, Paper No. 191, 1996

Courtesy of IAEE & NICEE: Link to Paper

Design of Confined Masonry Walls Under Lateral Loading J. Bariola, Carlos Delgado 11th World Conference on Earthquake Engineering, Paper No. 204, 1996

Courtesy of IAEE & NICEE: Link to Paper

Nonlinear Characteristics Of Confined Masonry Wall With Lateral Reinforcement In Mortar Joints Fumitoshi Kumazawa, Masaaki Ohkubo 12th World Conference on Earthquake Engineering, Paper No. 0743, 2000

Courtesy of IAEE & NICEE: Link to Paper

Effect Of Wall Reinforcements, Applied Lateral Forces And Vertical Axial Loads On Seismic Behavior Of Confined Concrete Masonry Walls Koji Yoshimura, Kenji Kikuchi, Masayuki Kuroki, Lizhen Liu And Lin Ma 12th World Conference on Earthquake Engineering, Paper No. 0984, 2000

Courtesy of IAEE & NICEE: Link to Paper

Behavior of Confined Masonry Shear Walls with Large Openings Fernando Yáñez, Maximiliano Astroza, Augusto Holmberg, Oscar Ogaz 13th World Conference on Earthquake Engineering, Paper No. 3438, 2004

Courtesy of IAEE & NICEE: Link to Paper

Response Assessment of Mexican Confined Masonry Structures Through Shaking Table Tests Sergio M. Alcocer, Juan Guillermo Arias, Alejandro Vázquez 13th World Conference on Earthquake Engineering, Paper No. 2130, 2004

Courtesy of IAEE & NICEE: Link to Paper

Seismic Behavior of Confined Masonry Walls with Intermediate Confining-Columns A. Marinilli, E. Castilla 8th U.S. National Conference on Earthquake Engineering, Paper No. 607, 2006

Link to Paper

Experimental Behavior of Masonry Structural Walls Used in Argentina Francisco Zabala, José Luis Bustos, Alberto Masanet, Jorge Santalucía 13th World Conference on Earthquake Engineering, Paper No. 1093, 2004

Courtesy of IAEE & NICEE: Link to Paper

Experimental Evaluation of Confined Masonry Walls with Several Confining-Columns Angelo Marinilli and Enrique Castilla 13th World Conference on Earthquake Engineering, Paper No. 2129, 2004

Courtesy of IAEE & NICEE: Link to Paper

Experimental Study on Effects of Height of Lateral Forces, Column Reinforcement and Wall Reinforcements on Seismic Behavior of Confined Masonry Walls Koji Yoshimura, Kikuchi Kikuchi, Masayuki Kuroki, Hideko Nonaka, Kyong Tae Kim, Reezang Wangdi, Ayasa Oshikata 13th World Conference on Earthquake Engineering, Paper No. 1870, 2004

Courtesy of IAEE & NICEE: Link to Paper

Experimental Study on Reinforcing Methods for Confined Masonry Walls Subjected to Seismic Forces K. Yoshimura, K. Kikuchi, M. Kurok, H. Nonaka, K.T. Kim, Y. Matsumoto, T. Ita, W. Reezang, L. Ma Ninth North American Masonry Conference, 2003

Link to Paper

Experimental Study for Developing Higher Seismic Performance of Brick Masonry Walls “Koji Yoshimura, Kikuchi Kikuchi, Masayuki Kuroki, Hideko Nonaka, Kyong Tae Kim, Reezang Wangdi and Ayasa Oshikata” 13th World Conference on Earthquake Engineering, Paper No. 1597, 2004

Courtesy of IAEE & NICEE: Link to Paper

Full Scale on Line Test on Two Story Masonry Building Using Handmade Bricks Carlos Zavala, Claudia Honma, Patricia Gibu, Jorge Gallardo, Guillermo Huaco 13th World Conference on Earthquake Engineering, Paper No. 2885, 2004

Courtesy of IAEE & NICEE: Link to Paper

Shaking Table Tests on Seismic Performance of Masonry Walls Masanori Iiba, Hatsukazu Mizuno, Tetsuro Goto, Hiroto Kato 11th World Conference on Earthquake Engineering, Paper No. 659, 1996

Courtesy of IAEE & NICEE: Link to Paper

Structural Behavior Factor for Masonry Structures Miha Tomazevic, Vlatko Bosiljkov, Polona Weiss 13th World Conference on Earthquake Engineering, Paper No. 2642, 2004

Courtesy of IAEE & NICEE: Link to Paper

Verification of Seismic Resistance of Confined Masonry Buildings Miha Tomazevic, Iztok Klemenc Earthquake Engineering and Structural Dynamics Vol. 26, 1997

Link to Paper

Masonry Shear Walls subjected to Cyclic Loading:Influence of Confinement and Horizontal Reinforcement

More information on this article

Jao P.Gouveia and Paulo B.Lourenco (Portugal) Tenth North American Masonry Conference, June 3-6, 2007, St Louis, Missouri, USA

Courtesy of the Universidad to Minho: Link to Paper

Engineered design of masonry buildings:fifty years development in Europe

More information on this article

A W Hendry (Scotland) Struct.Engng Mater.2002;4:291-300

Link to Purchase Paper

FRP-Confined Masonry :from Experimental Tests to Design Guidelines M.A.Aiello,F.Micelli & L.Valente International Confrence on FRP Composites in Civil Engg.,July 2008

Courtesy of IIFC: Link to Paper

Some aspects of Experimental Testing of seismic behaviour of masonry walls and models of masonry Buildings

More information on this article

Miha Tomazevic ISET Journal of Earthquake Technology ,Dec.2000

Link to Paper

Internal Stress and Cracking Stone and Masonry George W.Scherer Princeton University, Civil & Env.Engg.

Link to Paper

Considerations for the use of quasi-static testing Robert .T.Leon. M.EERI,and Gregory G,Deierlein, M.EERI (RTL) Shool of civil and env.engrg, Georgia Tech, Atlanta,GA 30332-0355

Link to Purchase Paper

Out-of-Plane Resistance of Concrete Masonry Infilled Panels Dawe, J.L. and Seah, C.K. Canadian Journal of Civil Engineering 16(6): 854–864 (1989)

Link to Purchase Paper

Shear resistance of masonry walls and Eurocode 6: shear versus tensile strength of masonry Tomazevic, M. Slovenian National Building and Civil Engineering Institute, Vol 42, No. 7, (2009)

Link to Purchase Paper

Experimental Investigation of the Behavior of Confined Masonry Walls of Concrete Block Subject to Lateral Cyclical Reversible Loads Reinforced with Steel Grades 60 and 42 Ernesto L.Treviño; Sergio M. Alcocer ; Leonardo E. Flores Rafael Larrua Q. ; José M. Zárate ; Leticia Gallegos M. Link to Paper (Spanish)
Robustness as a criterion for use of hollow clay masonry units in seismic zones Miha Tomazevic, Ph.D.; Polona Weiss, M.Sc Link to Paper
A Study on Non-Linear Finite Element Analysis of of Confined Masonry Walls Kazuhiko Ishibashi, Hideo Kastumata 1994

Link to Paper