STAND4HERITAGE

NEW STANDARDS FOR SEISMIC ASSESSMENT OF BUILT CULTURAL HERITAGE

STAND4HERITAGE (New STANDards for seismic assessment of built cultural HERITAGE) ambitiously engages in introducing new standards for safeguarding built cultural heritage for the next generations, which is a major societal demand. Due to their large diversity, the accurate description of the structural behaviour of heritage buildings is still an open issue, particularly when subjected to earthquake ground motions.

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November 21

Dry stone masonry retaining walls (DSRWs) are made of rubble stones assembled without mortar. This vernacular technique has allowed the...

November 14

The S4H team has released the second newsletter of the STAND4HERITAGE project, which highlights the progress of the S4H project...

November 7

Many variables influence the seismic behaviour of masonry structures. However, few researchers investigated the influence of such geometrical and mechanical...

October 24

Mr. Daniel Caicedo from Venezuela recently joined the S4H team as a PhD student. Daniel received the BSc degree in...

October 4

Dr Vasco Bernardo has recently joined the S4H Team as Postdoctoral Researcher. He is from Lisbon and his expertise focuses...

September 26

The S4H team participated in the 3rd European Conference on Earthquake Engineering & Seismology (3ECEES), which was held between the...

September 22

The S4H team participated in the CMN2022 Congress on Numerical Methods in engineering, which was held between the 12th and...