Jonathan D. Bray

Recent Journal Papers (2012-2017)

Zekkos, D. Bray, J. D., and Riemer, M.F. (2012) “Drained Response of Municipal Solid Waste in Large-Scale Triaxial Shear Testing,” Waste Management J., Elsevier, V. 32, 1873-1885.

Bray, J.D., Rollins, K., Hutchinson, T., Verdugo, R., Ledezma, C., Mylonakis, G., Assimaki, A., Montalva, G., Arduino, P., Olson, S.M., Kayen, R., Hashash, Y.M.A., and Candia, G. (2012) “Effects of Ground Failure on Buildings, Ports, and Industrial Facilities,” Earthquake Spectra J., V. 28(S1), pp. S97-S118.

Verdugo, R., Sitar, S. Frost, J.D., Bray, J.D., Candia, G., Eldridge, T., Hashash, Y., Olson, S.M., and Urzua, A., (2012) “Seismic Performance of Earth Structures: Dams, Levees, Tailings Dams and Retaining Walls,” Earthquake Spectra J., V. 28(S1), pp. S75-S96.

Ledezma, C., Hutchinson, T., Ashford, S.A., Moss, R., Arduino, P., Bray, J.D., Kayen, R., Olson, S.M., Hashash, Y.M.A., Frost, J.D., Verdugo, R., Sitar, N., and Rollins, K., (2012) “Effects of Ground Failure on Bridges, Roads, and Railroads,” Earthquake Spectra J., V. 28(S1), pp. S119-S144.

Mason, H.B., Trombetta, N.W., Chen, Z., Bray, J.D., Hutchinson, T.C., and Kutter, B.L. (2013) “Seismic soil-foundation-structure interaction observed in geotechnical centrifuge experiments,” Soil Dynamics & Earthquake Engineering, V. 48, pp. 162-174.

Trombetta, N.W., Mason, H.B., Chen, Z., Hutchinson, T.C., Bray, J.D., and Kutter, B.L. (2013) “Nonlinear dynamic foundation and frame structure response observed in geotechnical centrifuge experiments,” Soil Dynamics & Earthquake Engineering, V. 50, pp. 117-133.

Chen, Z., Trombetta, N.W., Hutchinson, T.C., Mason, H.B., Bray, J.D., and Kutter, B.L. (2013) “Seismic System Identification using Centrifuge-Based Soil-Structure Interaction Test Data,” J. of Earthquake Engineering, 17(4), 469-496. 10.1080/13632469.2012.762956.

Reilly, J., Dashti, S., Ervasti, M., Bray, J.D., Glaser, S.D., and Bayen, A.M. (2013) “Mobile Phones as Seismologic Sensors: Automating Data Extraction for the iShake System,” IEEE Transactions on Automation Science and Engineering, V. 10(2), 242-251.

Dashti, S. and Bray, J. D. (2013) “Numerical Simulation of Building Response on Liquefiable Sand,” J. of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering, ASCE, Vol. 139(8), 1235-1249.

Oettle, N, and Bray, J.D. (2013) “Fault Rupture Propagation through Previously Ruptured Soil,” J. of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering, ASCE, Vol. 139(10), 1637-1647, DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1061/(ASCE)GT.1943-5606.0000919.

Oettle, N, and Bray, J.D. (2013) “Geotechnical Mitigation Strategies for Earthquake Surface Fault Rupture,” J. of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering, ASCE, Vol. 139(11), 1864-1874, DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1061/(ASCE)GT.1943-5606.0000933.

van Ballegooy, S., P. Malan, V. Lacrosse, M.E. Jacka, M. Cubrinovski, J.D. Bray, T. D. O’Rourke, S.A. Crawford, and H. Cowan (2014) “Assessment of Liquefaction-Induced Land Damage for Residential Christchurch, Earthquake Spectra J., Earthquake Engineering Research Institute, Vol. 30(1), 31-55, DOI: 10.1193/031813EQS070M.

Bray, J.D., Cubrinovski, M., Zupan, J., and Taylor, M. (2014) “Liquefaction Effects on Buildings in the Central Business District of Christchurch,” Earthquake Spectra J., Earthquake Engineering Research Institute, Vol. 30(1), 85-109, DOI: 10.1193/022113EQS043M.

Dashti, S., Bray, J.D., Reilly, J., Glaser, S., Bayen, A., and Ervasti, M. (2014) “Evaluating the Reliability of Mobile Phones as Seismic Monitoring Instruments,” Earthquake Spectra J., Earthquake Engineering Research Institute, Vol. 30(2), 1-22, DOI: 10.1193/091711EQS229M.

Bray, J.D., and Dashti, S. (2014) “Liquefaction-Induced Building Movements,” Bulletin of Earthquake Engineering, Springer, Vol. 12(3), 1129-1156, DOI: 10.1007/s10518-014-9619-8.

Trombetta, N.W., Mason, H.B., Hutchinson, T.C., Zupan, J.D., Bray, J.D., and Kutter, B.L. (2014) “Nonlinear Soil-Foundation-Structure and Structure-Soil-Structure Interaction: Centrifuge Test Observations,” J. of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering, ASCE, Vol. 140(5), Paper 04013057; 10.1061/(ASCE)GT.1943-5606.0001074.

Hayden, C., Bray, J.D., and Abrahamson, N.A. (2014) “Selection of Near-Fault Pulse Motions,” J. of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering, ASCE, Vol. 140(7), Paper 04014030, http://dx.doi.org/10.1061/(ASCE)GT.1943-5606.0001129.

Hayden, C.P., Zupan, J.D., Bray, J.D., Allmond, J.D., and Kutter, B.L. (2015) “Centrifuge Tests of Adjacent Mat-Supported Buildings Affected by Liquefaction,” J. of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering, ASCE, V. 141(3), Paper 04014118, http://dx.doi.org/10.1061/(ASCE)GT.1943-5606.0001253.

Oettle, N., Bray, J.D., and Dreger, D. (2015) “Dynamic Effects of Surface Fault Rupture Interaction with Structures,” Soil Dynamics and Earthquake Engineering J., V. 72, 37-47, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.soildyn.2015.01.019.

Trombetta, N.W., Mason, H.B., Hutchinson, T.C., Zupan, J.D., Bray, J.D., and Kutter, B.L. (2015) “Nonlinear Soil-Foundation-Structure and Structure-Soil-Structure Interaction: Engineering Demands,” J. of Structural Engineering, ASCE, 141(7), 04014177. 10.1061/(ASCE)ST.1943-541X.0001127.

Gingery, J., Elgamal, A., and Bray, J.D. (2015) “Response Spectra at Liquefaction Sites during Shallow Crustal Earthquakes,” Earthquake Spectra J., Earthquake Engineering Research Institute, V. 31(4), 2325-2349, DOI: 10.1193/101813EQS272M.

Allmond, J., Kutter, B.L., Bray, J.D., and Hayden, C. (2015) “A New Database for Foundation and Ground Performance in Liquefaction Experiments,” Earthquake Spectra J., Earthquake Engineering Research Institute, V. 31(4), 2485-2509, DOI: 10.1193/072814EQS120.

Markham, C.S., Bray, J.D., Macedo, J., and Luque, R. (2016) “Evaluating Nonlinear Effective Stress Site Response Analyses using Records from the Canterbury Earthquake Sequence,” Soil Dynamics and Earthquake Engineering J., V. 82(1), 84-98, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.soildyn.2015.12.007.

Markham, C.S., Bray, J.D., Riemer, M.F, and Cubrinovski, M. (2016) “Characterization of Shallow Soils in the Central Business District of Christchurch, New Zealand,” Geotechnical Testing J., ASTM, doi:10.1520/GTJ2015024.

Stewart, J. P., Kramer, S. L., Kwak, D. Y., Greenfield, M. W., Kayen, R. E., Tokimatsu, K., Bray, J. D., Beyzaei, C. Z., Cubrinovski, M., Sekiguchi, T., Nakai, S., and Bozorgnia, Y. (2016) “PEER-NGL Project: Open Source Global Database and Model Development for the Next-Generation of Liquefaction Assessment Procedures,” Soil Dynamics and Earthquake Engineering J., V. 91, 317-328, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.soildyn.2016.07.009.

Oettle, N, and Bray, J.D. (2017) “Numerical Procedures for Simulating Earthquake Fault Rupture Propagation,” International Journal of Geomechanics, V. 17(1), ASCE, http://dx.doi.org/10.1061/(ASCE)GM.1943-5622.0000661.

Bray, J.D., Markham, C.S., and Cubrinovski, M. (2017) “Liquefaction Assessments at Shallow Foundation Building Sites in the Central Business District of Christchurch, New Zealand,” Soil Dynamics and Earthquake Engineering J., V. 92, 153-164, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.soildyn.2016.09.049.

Cubrinovski, M., Bray, J.D., de la Torre, C., Olsen, M., Bradley, B.A., Chiaro, G., Stocks, E., and Wotherspoon, L. (2017) “Liquefaction Effects and Associated Damages Observed at the Wellington CentrePort from the 2016 Kaikoura Earthquake,” Bulletin of the New Zealand Society for Earthquake Engineering, V. 50(2), 152-173.

Luque, R., and Bray, J.D. (2017) “Dynamic Analyses of Two Buildings Founded on Liquefiable Soils during the Canterbury Earthquake Sequence,” J. of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering, ASCE, V. 143(9) DOI: 10.1061/(ASCE)GT.1943-5606.0001736.

Markham, C.S., Bray, J.D., Cubrinovski, M., and Riemer, M.F. (2017) “Liquefaction Resistance and Steady State Characterization of Shallow Soils within the Christchurch Central Business District,” J. of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering, ASCE, in press.

Bray, J.D., Macedo, J., and Travasarou, T. (2017) “Simplified Procedure for Estimating Seismic Slope Displacements for Subduction Zone Earthquakes,” J. of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering, ASCE, in press.