Volume 20 Number 4 Special Issue on URM Nonlinear Modelling: Benchmark Project

  • Preface to special issue on numerical modelling of URM buildings: benchmark project

    Mauro Dolce, Sergio Lagomarsino & Humberto Varum
  • Benchmarking the software packages to model and assess the seismic response of unreinforced masonry existing buildings through nonlinear static analyses

    Serena CattariGuido Magenes
  • Correction to: Benchmarking the software packages to model and assess the seismic response of unreinforced masonry existing buildings through nonlinear static analyses

    Serena CattariGuido Magenes
  • Nonlinear modeling of the seismic response of masonry structures: critical review and open issues towards engineering practice

    Serena Cattari, Bruno Calderoni, Ivo Caliò, Guido Camata, Stefano de Miranda, Guido Magenes, Gabriele Milani & Anna Saetta
  • Nonlinear modelling of the seismic response of masonry structures: Calibration strategies

    Antonio Maria D’Altri, Francesco Cannizzaro, Massimo Petracca & Diego Alejandro Talledo
  • Modelling the seismic response of a 2-storey URM benchmark case study: comparison among different equivalent frame models

    Carlo Filippo Manzini, Daria Ottonelli, Stefania Degli Abbati, Corrado Marano & Emilia Angela Cordasco
  • A comparative study on a complex URM building: part I—sensitivity of the seismic response to different modelling options in the equivalent frame models

    Daria Ottonelli, Carlo Filippo Manzini, Corrado Marano, Emilia Angela Cordasco & Serena Cattari
  • A comparative study on a complex URM building: part II—issues on modelling and seismic analysis through continuum and discrete-macroelement models

    G. Castellazzi, B. Pantò, G. Occhipinti, D. A. Talledo, L. Berto & G. Camata
  • On the reliability of the equivalent frame models: the case study of the permanently monitored Pizzoli’s town hall

    Stefania Degli Abbati, Paolo Morandi, Serena Cattari & Enrico Spacone
  • Nonlinear finite and discrete element simulations of multi-storey masonry walls

    Giuseppe Occhipinti, Ivo Caliò, Antonio Maria D’Altri, Nicola Grillanda, Stefano de Miranda, Gabriele Milani & Enrico Spacone