Eric Augustus Tingatinga

Rank:                         Assistant Professor
Academic Group:        Structural Engineering Group
Contact Info:
Office Address:           Room 102 Melchor Hall
Telephone:                 +63908-9330175
Email Ad:                   eating@up.edu.ph
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Specialization: Structural dynamics, earthquake engineering 
Research Interests: Analytical building models, collapse simulation

Education:

Ph.D. in Civil Engineering, 2008
Saitama University, Japan

M.S. in Civil Engineering, 2003
Saitama University, Japan

BS Geodetic Engineering, 1997
University of the Philippines Diliman


Papers:

E.A. Tingatinga, H. Kawakami, and H. Mogi, Gravity Effects on Earthquake Response of a Flexure Building: A Shear Building Comparison, International Journal of Structural Stability and Dynamics, World Scientific Publishing (In Press).

E.A. Tingatinga, H. Kawakami, and S.M. Shrestha, Three-Dimensional Seismic Collapse Analysis of Wooden Houses Using Rigid Body-Spring Method. The Open Construction and Building Technology Journal (ISSN 1874-8368), Bentham Science Publishers, Vol. 2, pp. 116-123, 2008.

H. Kawakami, H. Mogi, and E.A. Tingatinga, A Note on Spatial Variations in Response Spectra of Earthquake Ground Motions, ISET Journal of Earthquake Technology (Special Issue: Response Spectra), ISSN 0972-0405, Vol. 44, No. 1, pp.101-110, 2007.

Conferences (Peer-reviewed)

H. Kawakami and E.A. Tingatinga, Seismic Collapse Analysis of Wooden Houses in Japan Using Nonlinear Rigid Body-Spring Method, 14th World Conference on Earthquake Engineering, Beijing China, 2008.

H. Kawakami, E.A. Tingatinga, and H.Y. Chang, Three-dimensional Seismic Damage Simulation of Wooden Houses Using Rigid Body-Spring Method, Earthquake Resistant Engineering Structures VI, WIT Transactions on the Built Environment, WIT Press (ISBN-10 1845640780), Vol. 93, pp.421-430, 2007.

H. Kawakami, E.A. Tingatinga, and H.Y. Chang, Seismic Retrofitting of Woodframed Buildings Using Three-Dimensional Rigid Body-Spring Method, Structures under Extreme Loading – Proceedings of First International Workshop on Performance, Protection & Strengthening of Structures under Extreme Loading, PROTECT2007, ISBN 978-0-88865-816-6, pp. 111, 2007.

H. Kawakami, M. Oyunchimeg, and E.A. Tingatinga, Analysis of Earthquake Wave Propagation In Buildings, Earthquake Resistant Engineering Structures V, WIT Transactions on the Built Environment, WIT Press (UK), ISBN-10 1845640187, Vol. 81, pp.313-322, 2005.

Others

E.A. Tingatinga and H. Kawakami, Gravity Effects on Seismic Response of Elastic Shear-Flexural Building,– Proceedings of the PICE 35th National Convention, Baguio City, Nov. 26-28, 2009.

H. Kawakami, and E.A. Tingatinga, Earthquake Damage to Wooden Houses in Japan, Environmentally Sustainable Infrastructure Development in Asia – Proceedings of International Exchange Seminar between Saitama University and Thammasat University, pp. 23-32, 2007.

H. Kawakami, E.A. Tingatinga, and H.Y. Chang, An Innovative Strategy for Performance Assessment and Earthquake Retrofitting of Woodframed Buildings, 1st European Conference on Earthquake Engineering and Seismology, P392A, 2006.E.A. Tingatinga, Virtual-ESLab: A Tool for Simulating Real-Time, Physically Based Rigid Body Systems, Japan Society for the Promotion of Science - Core University Program, Environmental Engineering Bulletin, Vol. 6, pp. 111-120, 2005