Andrea Riaño Escandon

Andrea Riaño Escandon <arianoescandon@mines.edu>

Research Center

Computational and Global Seismology

Education

  • PhD, Civil Engineering, Carnegie Mellon University (USA) & Universidad de Los Andes (Bogotá, Colombia), 2019
  • MSc, Civil Engineering, Universidad de Los Andes (Bogotá, Colombia)
  • BSc, Civil Engineering, Universidad de Los Andes (Bogotá, Colombia)

Research Areas

  • 3D large-scale earthquake simulations
  • Seismic hazard
  • Seismic risk assessment
  • Wave propagation
  • Surface waves
  • In-situ testing
  • Seismic site effects

Publications & Conferences

Indexed Journals

  • Riaño, A. C., Reyes, J. C., Yamín, L. E., Bielak, J., Taborda, R., & Restrepo, D. (2020). Integration of 3D large‐scale earthquake simulations into the assessment of the seismic risk of Bogota, Colombia.Earthquake Engineering & Structural Dynamics.
  • Yamin E, Reyes JC, Rueda R, Prada E, Rincon R, Herrera C, Daza J, Riaño AC. (2018) Practical seismic microzonation in complex geological environments. Soil Dynamics and Earthquake Engineering 114, pp. 480-494.
  • Correal J, Reyes JC, Echeverry J, Riaño AC, Palomino A, Pelaez A, Gastelbondo G. (2018) Jack-assisted leveling process of an actual 17-story building. International Journal of Geomate (ISSN 2186-2982) 14 (41), pp. 27-34.
  • Riaño AC, Reyes JC, Yamin L, Montejo J, Bustamante J, Bielak J, Pulido N, Molano C, Huguett A. (2017) Development of a first 3D crustal velocity model for the region of Bogota, Colombia. Ingeniería e Investigación (ISSN 0120-5609) 37 (2), pp. 42-51.
  • Reyes JC, Kalkan E, Riaño AC. (2015) A general procedure for selecting and scaling ground motion records for nonlinear analysis of asymmetric-plan buildings. Geotechnical, Geological and Earthquake Engineering (ISSN 1573-6059) 40 (-), pp. 3-12.
  • Reyes JC, Riaño AC, Arango C, Kalkan E. (2015) Extending modal pushover-based scaling procedure for nonlinear response history analysis of multi-story unsymmetric-plan buildings subjected to far-field ground motions. Engineering Structures (ISSN 0141- 0296) 88 (-), pp. 125-137.
  • Reyes JC, Riaño AC, Kalkan E, Quintero O, Arango C. (2014) Assessment of spectrum matching procedure for nonlinear analysis of symmetric- and asymmetric-plan buildings. Engineering Structures (ISSN 0141-0296) 72 (1), pp. 171-181.

International Conferences

  • Yamin LE, Reyes JC, Rueda R, Prada E, Rincon R; Herrera C; Daza J, Riaño AC. (2019) A Seismic Microzonation Approach for Complex Geological Environments: The Case of Medellín, Colombia. 7th International Conference on Earthquake Geotechnical Engineering. Rome, Italy.
  • Riaño AC, Reyes JC, Bielak J, Restrepo D, Taborda R, Yamin LE, Pulido N. (2018) Three-dimensional earthquake ground motion simulations for the region of Bogotá, Colombia. 16th European Conference on Earthquake Engineering. Thessaloniki, Greece.
  • Riaño AC, Reyes JC, Bielak J, Yamin LE, Restrepo D, Taborda, R. (2018) 3D Earthquake Ground-Motion Simulations: The Case of Bogota, Colombia. Eleventh U.S. National Congress on Earthquake Engineering. Los Angeles, CA.
  • Reyes JC, Kalkan E, Riaño AC. (2014) A general procedure for selecting and scaling ground motion records for nonlinear analysis of asymmetric-plan buildings. Seventh European Workshop on the Seismic Behavior of Irregular and Complex Structures, Poland.
  • Reyes JC, Riaño AC, Arango C, Kalkan E. (2014) Modal pushover-based scaling of earthquake records for nonlinear RHA of multi-story unsymmetric-plan buildings. Tenth U.S. National Conference on Earthquake Engineering Anchorage, USA.
  • Reyes JC, Riaño AC, Kalkan E, Quintero O, Arango C. (2014) Is time-domain spectrum matching procedure accurate and efficient for response history analysis of buildings? Second European Conference on Earthquake Engineering and Seismology Istanbul, Turkey.