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  1. Shake Things Up!

    25 Nov 2014 | Learning Objects | Contributor(s): Sandra Seale, Joe Paul Trudeau, Hanna Vincent, NEES EOT

    This activity will educate students about earthquakes and vibrations using a shake table and the Quake Catcher Network (QCN) device. This experiment asks students to graph data for the...

    http://nees.org/resources/3923

  2. Photogrammetry As A Non-Contact Measurement System In Large Scale Structural Testing

    25 Nov 2014 | Publications | Contributor(s): Anahid Behrouzi, Daniel Kuchma

    Photogrammetry is a non-contact measurement method that is being used in large scale structural experimentation to extract information about the overall geometry of the specimen as well as the XYZ...

    http://nees.org/resources/13225

  3. Best Practices in Developing Education, Outreach and Training Videos to Communicate NEES Research Findings

    25 Nov 2014 | Publications | Contributor(s): Daniel Kuchma, Thomas Frankie, Aditya Bhagath

    The purpose of this best practices document is to equip the reader to leverage advanced research work and results obtained through NEES funding to produce high quality videos for the purpose of...

    http://nees.org/resources/13228

  4. Krypton Camera Volume Test Procedure and Results

    28 Oct 2014 | Publications | Contributor(s): Michael Bletzinger

    This paper detail the procedure to determine the volume of a Krypton camera.  It also show the results of this procedure for a set of cameras that were at NEES@Illinois.

    http://nees.org/resources/13227

  5. Instructional Guide to Krypton Alignment

    28 Oct 2014 | Publications | Contributor(s): Andrew William Mock

    Experimental testing at the Network for Earthquake Engineering Simulation facility at Illinois requires aligning the six degree-of-freedom movements of the loading unit to the desired coordinates...

    http://nees.org/resources/13226

  6. BNCS Educational Videos

    15 Jul 2014 | Learning Objects | Contributor(s): Serge S Chakmakjian, Lelli Van Den Einde, Tara Hutchinson

    A landmark full-scale test of a five-story reinforced concrete building was conducted on the NEES@UCSD shake table. The building was completely furnished with nonstructural components and systems....

    http://nees.org/resources/12805

  7. NEES-EPICS Advanced Manual Shake Table

    08 May 2014 | Learning Objects | Contributor(s): Sean Brophy

    This low cost shake table provides an inexpensive, easy way to demonstrate simple harmonic waves. The shake tables use inexpensive components that can be purchase at a hardware supply store and...

    http://nees.org/resources/7886

  8. Apr 26 2014

    USA Science & Engineering Festival

    The 3rd USA Science & Engineering Festival, the largest science festival in the US, features nationwide contests and school programs. NEES Ambassadors from Howard and Morgan State...

    http://nees.org/events/details/256

  9. UCSD Seismic Outreach

    11 Apr 2014 | Learning Objects | Contributor(s): Lelli Van Den Einde

    UCSD Seismic Outreach is an annual program that is tailored for 6th graders providing the students and teachers with an opportunity to learn about earthquake science and engineering. The proposed...

    http://nees.org/resources/7719

  10. NEES Instructional Shake Table

    13 Mar 2014 | Learning Objects | Contributor(s): Sean Brophy

    The NEES Instructional Shake Table (IST) can engage learners in engineering and scientific thinking associate with earthquakes and other dynamic conditions. The IST provides a low frequency force...

    http://nees.org/resources/7623

  11. City Block Project Videos

    03 Mar 2014 | Multimedia | Contributor(s): Project PI, Professor Jonathan Bray

    Award# 0830331, NEESR-SG: Seismic Performance Assessment in Dense Urban Environments (nicknamed the City Block Project), videos on the project's research, investigators, and findings. Parts 1-5...

    http://nees.org/resources/7609

  12. Feb 22 2014

    Mini-Wave Tank at Discover Engineering Family Day

    Once again students from Howard University serving as NEES Ambassadors will use the NEES mini-wave tank to teach families about tsunamis and tsunami mitigation at the Discover Engineering Family...

    http://nees.org/events/details/242

  13. Mini-Wave Flume Structure Challenge

    07 Feb 2014 | Learning Objects | Contributor(s): Alicia Lynn Lyman-Holt

    The Mini-Wave Flume Structure Challenge is an activity designed for public events but can also be used with smaller groups of people. It requires a Mini-Wave Flume as described by...

    http://nees.org/resources/7533

  14. Mini-flume design drawings (CAD version)

    07 Feb 2014 | Learning Objects | Contributor(s): Alicia Lynn Lyman-Holt

    This learning object includes the 3D Solidworks drawings for the design of the Mini Wave Flume. For the 2D (PDF) drawings please see (http://nees.org/resources/7458). Using these drawings a 16ft...

    http://nees.org/resources/7471

  15. Mini-flume design drawings (PDF version)

    07 Feb 2014 | Learning Objects | Contributor(s): Alicia Lynn Lyman-Holt

    This learning object includes the 2-d PDF drawings for the design of the Mini Wave Flume. For the 3D (Solid works) drawings please see (http://nees.org/resources/7471). Using these drawings a 16ft...

    http://nees.org/resources/7458

  16. nees@berkeley project highlight: Seismic Rehabilitation of Vulnerable Braced Frames

    06 Feb 2014 | Multimedia | Contributor(s): Heidi Tremayne (Faison), Khalid Mosalam, Shakhzod Takhirov, Barbara Simpson, Stephen Alan Mahin, NEES EOT

    These experimental research tests at nees@berkeley are part of a project titled "Collaborative Developments for the Seismic Rehabilitation of Vulnerable Braced Frames," funded by the...

    http://nees.org/resources/7519

  17. Quake Turns Ground to Liquid (Hacking the Planet episode)

    30 Dec 2013 | Learning Objects | Contributor(s): Kenneth Stokoe, NEES EOT

    Earthquake vibrations can turn soil into a liquid. This process is called liquefaction.  This 1.5 minute video provides visual demonstrations of how liquefaction occurs using the large shaker...

    http://nees.org/resources/7381

  18. From Large Scale Test Findings to Cost-Benefit Analysis of Base-Isolated Buildings

    11 Dec 2013 | Multimedia | Contributor(s): NEES EOT

    A NEES/EERI Research to Practice Webinar "From Large Scale Test Findings to Cost-Benefit Analysis of Base-Isolated Buildings" Presented by: Keri Ryan (M. EERI), University of Nevada, Reno; Anthony...

    http://nees.org/resources/7282

  19. Improving Seismic Performance of Pile Foundations in Soft Clays Using Deep Soil Mixing webinar

    23 Oct 2013 | Multimedia | Contributor(s): NEES EOT

    A NEES/EERI Research to Practice Webinar "Improving Seismic Performance of Pile Foundations in Soft Clays Using Deep Soil Mixing" Presented by: K.K. "Muralee" Muraleetharan (University of...

    http://nees.org/resources/7234

  20. Tsunami in a Sand Box

    21 Oct 2013 | Learning Objects | Contributor(s): Alicia Lynn Lyman-Holt

    This activity introduces students to how civil/coastal engineering and design can address problems and enable people to consider choices through cost/benefit analysis to help communities prepare...

    http://nees.org/resources/7216