BULLETIN OF EARTHQUAKE ENGINEERING, vol.16, no.8, pp.3197-3228, 2018 (Journal Indexed in SCI)
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BULLETIN OF EARTHQUAKE ENGINEERING
Probabilistic seismic hazard assessment, Seismic hazard maps of Turkey, Seismic design codes of Turkey, History of seismic hazard assessment and seismic design codes in Turkey, GROUND-MOTION MODELS, PEAK HORIZONTAL ACCELERATION, SUBDUCTION-ZONE EARTHQUAKES, EASTERN NORTH-AMERICA, RESPONSE SPECTRA, MIDDLE-EAST, ATTENUATION RELATIONS, PREDICTION EQUATIONS, REGIONS, EUROPE
A review on the historical evolution of seismic hazard maps in Turkey is followed by summarizing the important aspects of the updated national probabilistic seismic hazard maps. Comparisons with the predecessor probabilistic seismic hazard maps as well as the implications on the national design codes conclude the paper.