¿Cómo construir casas de maderas para resistir los huracanes futuros?

Nov. 19, 2021

Escrito por: Briar Goldwyn, Cole Velasquez, Yarelis Gonzales, and Meredith Lochhead En Puerto Rico, isla localizada en el caribe vulnerable a los huracanes y los terremotos, se estima que más de la mitad de la construcción comercial y residencial está construida de manera informal.1 Mientras que la vivienda informalmente construida...

Construyendo Viviendas que son seguras en Huracanes y Terremotos

Nov. 19, 2021

Escrito por: Briar Goldwyn, Cole Velasquez, Yarelis Gonzales, y Polly Murray Cuando comenzamos a estudiar el desempeño de las viviendas informalmente construidas en varios desastres naturales en Puerto Rico, la isla no se había afectado por un fuerte terremoto desde hace más de cien años. Comenzamos nuestro estudio en Julio...

Building housing that is safe in hurricanes and earthquakes

Nov. 15, 2021

Written by: Briar Goldwyn, Cole Velasquez, Yarelis Gonzales, and Polly Murray When we first set out to study the multi-hazard performance of informally constructed housing in Puerto Rico, the island had not been majorly affected by an earthquake for over 100 years. We began our study in July 2019 by...

How can wood houses be built to withstand future hurricanes?

Nov. 15, 2021

Written by: Briar Goldwyn, Cole Velasquez, Yarelis Gonzales, and Meredith Lochhead In Puerto Rico, a U.S. Caribbean island exposed to both hurricanes and earthquakes, it is estimated that over half of all commercial and residential construction is constructed informally. While this informally constructed housing provides housing access for individuals who...

Post-Disaster Housing Safety: (Mis)Alignments Between Household Perceptions and Engineering Assessments

Venable, C. (2020). Dissertation, University of Colorado Boulder.

Perceptions of Post-Disaster Housing Safety in Future Typhoons and Earthquakes

Venable, C., Javernick-Will, A., and Liel, A. (2020). Sustainability, 12 (9), 3837; 10.3390/su12093837.

Pathways to livable relocation settlements following disaster

Palagi, S. and Javernick-Will, A. (2020). Sustainability. 12(8), 3474; 10.3390/su12083474

Household Perceptions of Shelter Safety in Typhoons and Earthquakes: Takeaways from Leyte and Eastern Samar Six Years After Typhoon Yolanda

Venable, C., Javernick-Will, A., and Liel, A. (2020). University of Colorado Boulder.

Credible Sources of Information Regarding Induced Seismicity

Tracy, A. and Javernick-Will, A. (2020). Sustainability. 12(6), 2308; 10.3390/su12062308.

Predicting Post-Disaster Residential Housing Reconstruction Based on Market Resources

Arneson, E., Javernick-Will, A., Hallowell, M., Corotis, R. (2020). Natural Hazards Review. 21(1):0419010. 10.1061/%28ASCE%29NH.1527-6996.0000339.

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