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NEES@UCSD Seismic Tests of 5-Story Building

Media Coverage Links


The unique seismic tests performed yesterday, April 17, 2012, at the University of California - San Diego gained national attention sending shock waves of information through televsion, newspaper, web and radio outlets.  We captured a number of sources to archive and share with our community members.

With additional seismic tests being performed over the course of the next couple of weeks, more media will be captured and shared here.

NEES YouTube Video Links:

CBS Evening News with Scott Pelley

NBC Nightly News with Brian Williams

San Diego KFMB Channel 8

San Diego KSWB Channel 5

San Diego KGTV Channel 10

NSF Webcast featuring Program Director Joy Pauschke and Principal Investigator Tara Hutchinson, hosted by Josh Chamot, NSF Media Officer


The Associated Press (check your local papers as well)

ABC News

U-T San Diego Photo Gallery

Raw video:

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Special mention - National Public Radio (NPR) featured a broadcast and will be posted here when it becomes available.

Click here to learn more about the project "Full-Scale Structural and Nonstructural Building System Performance during Earthquakes & Post-Earthquake Fire" with Principal Investigator Tara Hutchinson and co-principal investigator Joese Restrego.  ~ Jacobs SChool of Engineering at UC Sand Diego