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About Diana Faiella

Diana Faiella is a PhD candidate in Structural Engineering and Seismic Risk at the University of Naples Federico II. She completed her graduate studies in 2014 and started the PhD program soon after. The topic of her Masters Thesis concerned seismic isolation, focused on advanced Japanese design practice. She is currently involved in the activity of the research group of Prof. Mele, focused on the potential of middle-story isolation systems.

CTBUH Involvement

Diana Faiella Related Resources

Inter-Story Isolation Systems (IIS) for Tall Buildings: Design Considerations

Apr 2018 – CTBUH Journal, 2018 Issue II
Elena Mele, Diana Faiella, University of Naples Federico II

Diana Faiella Related Papers/Research

Inter-Story Isolation Systems (IIS) for Tall Buildings: Design Considerations
Apr 2018 – CTBUH Journal, 2018 Issue II; Elena Mele, Diana Faiella, University of Naples Federico II
Inter-story isolation systems (IIS) are currently gaining significant popularity, mainly in Japan, where more than 60 applications have been realized in the past 20 years. But the conceptual framework for dealing with related design problems is not…