College - Author 1

College of Architecture and Environmental Design

Department - Author 1

Architectural Engineering Department

Degree Name - Author 1

BS in Architectural Engineering



Primary Advisor

Anahid A. Behrouzi, College of Architecture and Environmental Design, Architectural Engineering Department


The main objectives of this research study was to organize and examine the information collected in the NSF RAPID and UNAM data sets from the 2017 Mexico Earthquake to: (i) study the damage patterns of the buildings impacted, (ii) observe how the unique characteristics of the soil regions effect building response, and (iii) provide an automated protocol using MATLAB and ArcGIS for effective analysis of large structural damage data sets collected after future earthquakes.

Mexico Reconn.aprx (159 kB)
Mexico Reconnaissance Map

Mexico Soil Zones.aprx (183 kB)
Mexico Soil Zones Map