A comparative study of European earthquake loss estimation tools for a scenario in Istanbul

Strasser, F. O.
Bommer, J. J.
Cagnan, Z.
Irizarry, J.
Goula, X.
Lucantoni, A.
Sabetta, F.
Bal, I. E.
Crowley, H.
Lindholm, C.
A damage estimation exercise has been carried out using the building stock inventory and population database of the Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality and selected European earthquake loss estimation packages: KOERILOSS, SELENA, ESCENARIS, SIGE, and DBELA. The input ground-motions, common to all models, correspond to a "credible worst case scenario'' involving the rupture of the four segments of the Main Marmara Fault closest to Istanbul in a M-w 7.5 earthquake.


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Citation Formats
F. O. Strasser et al., “A comparative study of European earthquake loss estimation tools for a scenario in Istanbul,” JOURNAL OF EARTHQUAKE ENGINEERING, pp. 246–256, 2008, Accessed: 00, 2020. [Online]. Available: https://hdl.handle.net/11511/68579.