Athol Carr

Athol Carr

Professor Emeritus
Civil & Natural Resources Engineering E403
Internal Phone: 92251

Qualifications & Memberships

Research Interests

Research interests include:-Structural Non-linear dynamics-Finite Element Methods-Software Developments-Base Isolation-Active Control-Earthquake Engineering

Recent Publications

  • Sedgh RE., Dhakal RP., Carr A. and Lee C. (2016) Effect of Shear Demand on the Drift Capacity of Rectangular Structural Walls. Christchurch, NZ: New Zealand Society for Earthquake Engineering Annual Conference (NZSEE2016), 1 Apr-3 Dec 2016. : 8.
  • Chey MH., Chase JG., Mander JB. and Carr AJ. (2015) Aseismic smart building isolation systems under multi-level earthquake excitations: Part I, conceptual design and nonlinear analysis. Frontiers of Structural and Civil Engineering 9(3): 286-296. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11709-015-0307-9.
  • Chey MH., Chase JG., Mander JB. and Carr AJ. (2015) Aseismic smart building isolation systems under multi-level earthquake excitations: Part II, energy-dissipation and damage reduction. Frontiers of Structural and Civil Engineering 9(3): 297-306. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11709-015-0308-8.
  • Millen MDL., Pampanin S., Cubrinovski M. and Carr A. (2015) Displacement modification factors for seismic design considering foundation deformations. Rotorua, New Zealand: 2015 New Zealand Society for Earthquake Engineering Annual Conference (NZSEE), 10-12 Apr 2015
  • Puthanpurayil AM., Carr AJ. and Dhakal RP. (2014) A generic time domain implementation scheme for non-classical convolution damping models. Engineering Structures 71: 88-98. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.engstruct.2014.04.021.