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Research from earthquakes- health, engineering and miscellaneous

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What can England’s NHS learn from Canterbury New Zealand?  N Mays, J Smith – BMJ: British Medical Journal, 2013

Exploring hotspots of pneumococcal pneumonia and potential impacts of ejecta dust exposure following the Christchurch earthquakes,  AL Pearson, S Kingham, P Mitchell, P Apparicio – Spatial and Spatio-temporal …, 2013

The power of interaction rituals: The Student Volunteer Army and the Christchurch earthquakes  KV Lewis – International Small Business Journal, 2013

Christchurch Women’s Hospital: Analysis of Measured Earthquake Data During the 2011-2012 Christchurch Earthquakes  A Sridhar, A Kuang, J Garven, S Gutschmidt, JG Chase… – Earthquake Spectra, 2013

Crustal stress and fault strength in the Canterbury Plains, New Zealand  RA Holt, MK Savage, J Townend, EM Syracuse… – Earth and Planetary Science …, 2013

Vulnerabilities to Seismic Hazards in Coastal and River Environments: Lessons post the Canterbury Earthquake Sequence 2010-2012, New Zealand,  EJ Kelland – 2013

After the disaster: Using the Big-Five to predict changes in mental health among survivors of the 2011 Christchurch earthquake  D Osborne, CG Sibley – Disaster Prevention and Management, 2013

Innovations and lessons learned from the Canterbury Earthquakes: Emergency department staff narratives  S Richardson, M Ardagh – Disaster Prevention and Management, 2013

Recovering from the earthquake: Early childhood teachers and children collaboratively telling stories about their experiences
A Bateman, S Danby – Disaster Prevention and Management, 2013

Social media and its impact on crisis communication: Case studies of Twitter use in emergency management in Australia and New Zealand  T Flew, A Bruns, JE Burgess, K Crawford, F Shaw – 2013

Keep Calm and Carry On? An Investigation of Teacher Burnout in a Post-disaster Context  JRC Kuntz, K Näswall, A Bockett – New Zealand Journal of Psychology, 2013

Preserving family and community: Women’s voices from the Christchurch earthquakes  L Gordon – Disaster Prevention and Management, 2013

Lessons from disaster: The power and place of story  C Mutch, J Marlowe – Disaster Prevention and Management, 2013

The on-going psychological toll from the Canterbury earthquakes: Stories from one community  L Gawith – Disaster Prevention and Management, 2013

Earthquake risk over time windows; Do people bias risk to the end of an interval?  J Velluppillai – 2013

Sailing through a river of emotions: Capturing children’s earthquake stories  C Mutch – Disaster Prevention and Management, 2013

… reflections on transference and countertransference in geographical research: relocation experiences from post‐disaster Christchurch, Aotearoa New Zealand  G Hutcheson – Area, 2013

Designing to heal: Post-disaster rebuilding to assist community recovery part B: Designing a process and product for recovery
J Donovan – Environment Design Guide, 2013


Children’s knowledge, cognitions and emotions surrounding natural disasters: An investigation of Year 5 students, Wellington, New Zealand.  TA King, RAC Tarrant, M DipTchg – Australasian Journal of Disaster and Trauma …, 2013

A general review of psychosocial factors relating to disaster recovery in the workplace in a 2010-2011 Canterbury context
R Garside, S Johal, K Naswall, DM Johnston – 2013


Seismic response of 20‐story base‐isolated and fixed‐base reinforced concrete structural wall buildings at a near‐fault site, V Calugaru, M Panagiotou – Earthquake Engineering & Structural Dynamics, 2013

A Review of Sprinkler System Effectiveness Studies  K Frank, M Spearpoint, C Fleischmann, N Gravestock – Fire Science Reviews, 2013

New Zealand 20th century sea level rise: Resolving the vertical land motion using space geodetic and geological data, A Fadil, P Denys, R Tenzer, HR Grenfell, P Willis – Journal of Geophysical Research: …, 2013
An evaluative framework for defects in new residential buildings: the New Zealand case  FE Rotimi – 2013
Effect of overburden stress and surcharge pressure on the liquefaction response of sands  RM Varghese, G Madhavi Latha – International Journal of Geotechnical Engineering, 2013
Groundwater responses to the recent Canterbury earthquakes: a comparison  AK Gulley, NF Dudley Ward, SC Cox, JP Kaipio – Journal of Hydrology, 2013
Low-Damage Design Using a Gravity Rocking Moment Connection  M Jamil, P Quenneville, C Clifton – Materials and Joints in Timber Structures, 2014
Post-Earthquake Building Safety Inspection: Lessons from the Canterbury, New Zealand, Earthquakes  JD Marshall, K Jaiswal, N Gould, F Turner, B Lizundia… – Earthquake Spectra, 2013
Ceiling systems design and installation lessons from the Canterbury Earthquakes  RP Dhakal, G MacRae – 2013
High‐resolution relocation of aftershocks of the Mw 7.1 Darfield, New Zealand, earthquake and implications for fault activity
EM Syracuse, CH Thurber, CJ Rawles, MK Savage… – Journal of Geophysical …, 2013
Maximum seismic displacements evaluation of steel frames from their post-earthquake residual deformation  AA Christidis, EG Dimitroudi, GD Hatzigeorgiou… – Bulletin of Earthquake …, 2013
Pile response in submerged lateral spreads: Common pitfalls of numerical and physical modeling techniques  YK Chaloulos, GD Bouckovalas, DK Karamitros – Soil Dynamics and Earthquake …, 2013


The role of spontaneous construction for post-disaster housing  D Félix, A Feio, JM Branco, JS Machado – 2013
Dogs in Action: Working Dogs and Their Stories  M Alomajan – 2013
Rental affordability1998–2012: Regional distributions  SN Zealand – 2013
Rural organizational impacts, mitigation strategies, and resilience to the 2010 Darfield earthquake, New Zealand  ZR Whitman, TM Wilson, E Seville, J Vargo… – Natural Hazards, 2013
Update of Regional Moment Tensor Analysis for Earthquakes in New Zealand and Adjacent Offshore Regions  J Ristau – Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America

The Christchurch earthquake sequence: government decision-making and confidence in the face of uncertainty  JE Taylor – 2013
Seismic Performance of a Six Storey Reinforced Concrete Masonry Building during the Canterbury Earthquakes  J Centeno, CE Ventura, JM Ingham – Earthquake Spectra, 2013
Staying Alive! SME Survival after Christchurch Earthquakes  J Radford, R Addison, H Ahmed – 2013
After the quake: The complex dance of local government, national government and accounting  F Miley, A Read – Accounting History, 2013
Whispering Walls  K Duddumpudi, J Moloney, T Moleta
A seismic study of active faults, Canterbury, New Zealand  J Arthur – 2013
Individual Differences in Movements in Response to Natural Disasters Tsunami and Earthquake Case Studies  WS Helton, S Kemp, D Walton – Proceedings of the Human Factors and Ergonomics …, 2013
A community-led, science-informed conversation around the future use of the Avon River Residential Red Zone  S Vallance, P Tait – 2013
‘Build back better’principles for land-use planning  S Mannakkara, S Wilkinson – Proceedings of the ICE-Urban Design and Planning, 2013
Risk-based land use planning for natural hazard risk reduction  WSA Saunders, JG Beban, M Kilvington – 2013

Review Article: Potential geomorphic consequences of a future great (M w= 8.0+) Alpine Fault earthquake, South Island, New Zealand  TR Robinson, TRH Davies – Natural Hazards and Earth System Science, 2013
The Canterbury Support Line: A Review of the Literature and Evaluation of the Service  B Miles, MJ Dorahy, K Naswall, S Malinnn, G McNatty – 2013
Fine grained sediment clean-up in a modern urban environment  M Villemure – 2013
Shaking Loose: Sand volcanoes and Jurassic earthquakes  C Rowe – Geology, 2013
Re: Start the heart of Christchurch: Turning around a traumatised city  J Donovan – Planning News, 2013
Integrating disaster risk reduction into post‐disaster reconstruction: A long‐term perspective of the 1931 earthquake in Napier, New Zealand  M Hill, JC Gaillard – New Zealand Geographer, 2013

Children, citizenship and environment: Nurturing a democratic imagination in a changing world by Bronwyn Hayward, Routledge Earthscan, Oxon, NY, 2012. 208 pp. …  BE Wood – New Zealand Geographer, 2013
Financial Seismic Risk Analysis of Building Portfolios  H Yoshikawa, K Goda – Natural Hazards Review, 2013
Organizational Networks and Recovery following the Canterbury Earthquakes  JR Stevenson, Y Chang-Richards, D Conradson… – Earthquake Spectra, 2013
Human rights and dignity: lessons from the Canterbury rebuild and recovery effort  MJV White, A Grieve – Asia-Pacific Disaster Management, 2014
The slow road to recovery: a city rebuilds under the Canterbury Earthquake Recovery Act 2011  E Toomey – Asia-Pacific Disaster Management, 2014

Author: Sarah-Alice Miles

Love to write, create and watch the clouds move across the sky - these days in the Netherlands. 'Art allows us to find ourselves and lose ourselves at the same time'.

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