Presentations

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Past Presentations (presenters are underlined):

Yniesta S., Brandenberg S.J. “Influence of Misfit of Desired Damping Response in Nonlinear Ground Response Analysis.” 3rd International Conference on Performance-based Design in Earthquake Geotechnical Engineering (PBD-III), Vancouver BC, July 16-19 2017

Yniesta S. “A Constitutive Model for Site Response.” Engineering Mechanics Institute Conference, San Diego CA, June 4-7 2017

Lemnitzer A., Brandenberg S.J., Cappa R., Yniesta S. “Levees, peat, earthquakes – rethinking settlements of organic soils under cyclic loading” Invited Lecture, 16th World Conference on Earthquake Engineering, Santiago, Chile, January 10th 2017

Yniesta S., Midi-Conference, Department of Civil, Geological and Mining Engineering, Ecole Polytechnique of Montréal. Montréal QC, October 24th 2016

Yniesta S., Brandenberg S.J. “A Constitutive Model Controlling Dynamic Properties for 2D Site Response.” Engineering Mechanics Institute Conference, Nashville TN, May 22nd 2016

Yniesta S. “Constitutive Modeling of Peat for Dynamic Applications” Ph.D. Defense, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of California, Los Angeles, March 1st 2016

Yniesta S., Brandenberg S.J. “Constitutive Modeling of Soil in Dynamic Simulations.” Geocongress, Phoenix AZ, February 17th 2016

Yniesta S., and Brandenberg, S.J. “Unloading Reloading Rule for a One-dimensional Non-linear Model for Site Response Analysis“ 6th International Conference on Earthquake Geotechnical Engineering (6ICEGE), Christchurch, New Zealand, November 1-4, 2015

Yniesta S. “Digues et Séismes en Californie: Etude d’un Désastre Potentiel” in French, Department of Civil, Geological and Mining Engineering, Ecole Polytechnique of Montréal May 20th 2015

Yniesta S., Cappa R., Brandenberg S.J., Lemnitzer A., “Centrifuge Testing of Levees: Saturation Techniques during Model Construction.” Geocongress, San Antonio TX, March 19th 2015

Yniesta S. “Soil Modeling in Site Response Analysis”. Geotech Round Table, UCLA, February 25th 2015

Yniesta S., Cappa R., Tsai Y., Shafiee A., Brandenberg S.J., Stewart J.P. (2015). “Levees and Earthquakes: Averting an Impending Disaster.” Poster presentation, Technical Forum, UCLA, 2015

Yniesta S. “Centrifuge Experiments to Investigate Levee Deformation Potential in the Sacramento San Joaquin Delta.” Presentation to the Department of Water Resources, Sacramento CA, October 23rd 2014

Yniesta S., Cappa R. (2014). “Centrifuge Experiments to Investigate Levee Deformation Potential in the Sacramento San Joaquin Delta.” CalGeo Expo, UCLA, May 30th 2014

Yniesta S., Cappa R., Brandenberg S.J., Lemnitzer A., Stewart J.P. (2014). “NEESR: Levees and Earthquakes: Averting an Impending Disaster.” Poster Presentation Northridge Earthquake Symposium, Los Angeles CA, 2014