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NEESreu Program Summer 2011

Research Experience for Undergraduates - 2011

2011 NEESreu students joined faculty mentors in exciting research experiences for undergraduate students at world-class earthquake research facilities. The 2011 research sites included:

Students' papers are shown below detailing individual research projects.  NEES REU students who were focused on education, outreach and training created learning modules for K-12 classrooms that can be viewed here.

 

Student Project Title NEESreu Site
Brett Allen -
Michigan Technological University
2011 Young Researchers Symposium "Best Use of Graphics" Winner
Nonlinear Device Representing Abutment Soil in Curved Bridge Seismic Testing
- Paper
- Poster
University of Nevada, Reno
Sean Allen -
University of Nevada, Reno
Make Your Own Earthquake Activities
- Paper
- Poster
University of California, Santa Barbara
John Archibald -
Lehigh University
Development of a Blast and Ballistic Resistant Precast Concrete Armored Wall System
- Paper
- Poster
Lehigh University
Patricia Joan AuBuchon -
The University of Central Florida
3-Pier Hybrid Simulation Using Zeus-NL and Matlab
- Paper
- Poster
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Ana Angelica Avelar -
California State University, Northridge
Performance-Based Design for Cost-Effective Seismic Hazard Mitigation in New Buildings Using Passive Dampers
- Paper
- Poster
Lehigh University
Hillary Marie Brooker -
Lehigh University
Tsunami Impact on Fuel Storage Containers
- Paper
- Poster
Lehigh University
Felipe Cifelli -
Florida International University
Lateral Load Behavior and Modeling of Low-Rise RC Walls for Performance-Based Design
- Paper
- Poster
University of California, Los Angeles
Gregory Grajczyk -
University of Toledo
2011 Young Researchers Symposium "Best Poster" Winner - Session B
NDOT Prestressed Columns for Earthquake Resistance
- Paper
- Poster
University of Nevada, Reno
Gregory Hubers -
Hope College
Landslide Generated Tsunamis around a Conical Island
- Paper
- Poster
Oregon State University
Justin Kunert -
University of Nevada, Reno
2011 Young Researchers Symposium "Best Poster" Winner - Session D
Forced Vibration Testing to Investigate Structure Soil Sturcture Interaction
- Paper
- Poster
University of California, Los Angeles
Emma Marie Lejeune -
Cornell University
2011 Young Researchers Symposium "Best Overall Poster/Presentation" Winner
Strong Shaking of a Steel Frame Base Isolated Building at E-Defense in Japan: Developing Processing Scripts
- Paper
- Poster
University of Nevada, Reno
Rebecca Leigh Leonard -
University of Arkansas
2011 Young Researchers Symposium "Best Layout" Winner
System Identification Toolbox for MATLAB: Developing a Graphical User Interface
- Paper
- Poster
Lehigh University
Diana Lin -
San Jose State University
Autocad Drawings of Precast Concrete Cladding for High Seismicity Region
- Paper
- Poster
University of California, San Diego
Yujia Liu -
University of California, San Diego
Nonlinear Modeling of Precast Concrete Cladding Panels for High Seismicity Regions
- Paper
- Poster
University of California, San Diego
Stephanie N. Lopez -
Universidad de Puerto Rico
NEES Landslide Tsunami Generator: Modeling a Landslide Generated Tsunami of a Conical Island
- Paper
- Poster
Oregon State University
Derek Loush -
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
2011 Young Researchers Symposium "Best Poster" Winner - Session D
Assessment of a Test Setup on a Damped Braced Frame for Conducting Large-Scale Earthquake Simulations
- Paper
- Poster
Lehigh University
Sean Luong -
University of California, San Diego
Seismic Response of Bridges in New Zealand
- Paper
- Poster
The University of Auckland, New Zealand
Cecilia Luu -
University of California, San Diego
Full-Scale Structural and Nonstructural Building System Performance during Earthquakes and Post-Earthquake Fire
- Paper
- Poster
University of California, San Diego
Christopher Ryan Manco -
University of Delaware
2011 Young Researchers Symposium "Best Poster" Winner - Session A
Seismic Response of Bridges Located in Christchurch, New Zealand
- Paper
- Poster
The University of Auckland, New Zealand
Omar Mauricio -
Cal Poly Pomona
Comparison of Forced Vibration Testing Results to a Soil Structure Interaction Model
- Paper
- Poster
University of California, Los Angeles
Yoshua Neuman -
University of California, San Diego
Contributions to the Construction of a Building for Seismic and Fire Research
- Paper
- Poster
University of California, San Diego
Kevin O'Connor -
University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
Test of a Small-Scale Specimen to Evaluate a Complex Loading Protocol
- Paper
- Poster
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Jaime Orozco -
Cal Poly Pomona
Performace-Based Design for Cost-Effective Seismic Hazard Mitigation in New Buildings Using Passive Dampers
- Paper
- Poster
Lehigh University
Heidi Pence -
University of Michigan
Earthquake Experiments for K-12 Students
- Paper
- Poster
University of California, Santa Barbara
Kristen Ann Peterson -
Lehigh University
Impact Forces from Tsunami-Driven Debris
- Paper
- Poster
Lehigh University
Joe Paul Trudeau -
University of Wisconsin-River Falls
Make Your Own Earthquake
- Paper
- Poster
University of California, Santa Barbara
Ramy Ugarte -
San Jose State University
Landslide Generated Tsunami
- Paper
- Poster
Oregon State University
Alejandro Zepeda -
Texas A&M University
Hybrid Masonry Seismic Structural Systems: Material Charactarization
- Paper
- Poster
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Amy Xiang Zhang -
Carnegie Mellon University
Small-Scale Reinforced Concrete Bridge Columns Under Combined Shear-Torsion Loading
- Paper
- Poster
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign