Year 2012, Volume 15 , Issue 2, Pages 37 - 44 2013-02-07

STRUCTURAL ASSESSMENT AND RESTORATION OF THE LEADEN MOSQUE IN BERAT, ALBANIA

Yavuz YARDIM [1] , Enea MUSTAFARAJ [2]


The city of Berat, one of the oldest in Albania, is located in central Albania. The earliest traces of settlement date from 2600-1800 BC. Even though there is an abundance of cultural heritage monuments, little effort has been made in maintaining and preserving these structures. Frequent seismic activity, regular natural processes as well as human activity are some of the main causes of deterioration of those monuments. This paper aims to introduce a case study in structural assessment based on visual inspection and restoration strategies to be implemented in preserving an important historical monument of the Ottoman Period: the Leaden Mosque. Solutions for the structural problems and enhancing the existing structural capability are suggested. The strengthening techniques are proposed, taking into consideration preservation of the cultural, historical and architectural values of the mosque.

 

cultural heritage/ masonry buildings/ structural assessment/ mosque retrofit/ restoration
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Primary Language en
Journal Section Research Articles
Authors

Author: Yavuz YARDIM

Author: Enea MUSTAFARAJ

Dates

Application Date : November 30, 2012
Acceptance Date : April 4, 2020
Publication Date : February 7, 2013

Bibtex @ { ksujes205328, journal = {Kahramanmaraş Sütçü İmam Üniversitesi Mühendislik Bilimleri Dergisi}, issn = {}, eissn = {1309-1751}, address = {}, publisher = {Kahramanmaras Sutcu Imam University}, year = {2013}, volume = {15}, pages = {37 - 44}, doi = {10.17780/ksujes.25211}, title = {STRUCTURAL ASSESSMENT AND RESTORATION OF THE LEADEN MOSQUE IN BERAT, ALBANIA}, key = {cite}, author = {YARDIM, Yavuz and MUSTAFARAJ, Enea} }
APA YARDIM, Y , MUSTAFARAJ, E . (2013). STRUCTURAL ASSESSMENT AND RESTORATION OF THE LEADEN MOSQUE IN BERAT, ALBANIA. Kahramanmaraş Sütçü İmam Üniversitesi Mühendislik Bilimleri Dergisi , 15 (2) , 37-44 . Retrieved from http://jes.ksu.edu.tr/en/issue/19361/205328
MLA YARDIM, Y , MUSTAFARAJ, E . "STRUCTURAL ASSESSMENT AND RESTORATION OF THE LEADEN MOSQUE IN BERAT, ALBANIA". Kahramanmaraş Sütçü İmam Üniversitesi Mühendislik Bilimleri Dergisi 15 (2013 ): 37-44 <http://jes.ksu.edu.tr/en/issue/19361/205328>
Chicago YARDIM, Y , MUSTAFARAJ, E . "STRUCTURAL ASSESSMENT AND RESTORATION OF THE LEADEN MOSQUE IN BERAT, ALBANIA". Kahramanmaraş Sütçü İmam Üniversitesi Mühendislik Bilimleri Dergisi 15 (2013 ): 37-44
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ISNAD YARDIM, Yavuz , MUSTAFARAJ, Enea . "STRUCTURAL ASSESSMENT AND RESTORATION OF THE LEADEN MOSQUE IN BERAT, ALBANIA". Kahramanmaraş Sütçü İmam Üniversitesi Mühendislik Bilimleri Dergisi 15 / 2 (February 2013): 37-44 .
AMA YARDIM Y , MUSTAFARAJ E . STRUCTURAL ASSESSMENT AND RESTORATION OF THE LEADEN MOSQUE IN BERAT, ALBANIA. KSU J. Eng. Sci.. 2013; 15(2): 37-44.
Vancouver YARDIM Y , MUSTAFARAJ E . STRUCTURAL ASSESSMENT AND RESTORATION OF THE LEADEN MOSQUE IN BERAT, ALBANIA. Kahramanmaraş Sütçü İmam Üniversitesi Mühendislik Bilimleri Dergisi. 2013; 15(2): 44-37.