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  1. Cold-formed steel construction performs better than expected in seismic tests

    Cold-formed steel construction performs better than expected in seismic tests  The CFS-NEES Phase 2 building was ultimately framed with nonstructural elements including exterior OSB,...

    http://nees.org/announcements/cold-formed-steel-construction-performs-better-than-expected-in-seismic-tests

  2. Talk focuses on ways to rebuild in quake-prone New Zealand region

    Talk focuses on ways to rebuild in quake-prone New Zealand region  Researchers are using T-Rex, a 64,000-pound shaker truck, in research to increase the resilience of homes and low-rise...

    http://nees.org/announcements/talk-focuses-on-ways-to-rebuild-in-quake-prone-new-zealand-region

  3. Earthquake engineering conference to highlight remotely installed pipe liners for earthquake-resistant pipelines

    Earthquake engineering conference to highlight remotely installed pipe liners for earthquake-resistant pipelines  Pipeline specimens were anchored to both shake tables to simulate the...

    http://nees.org/announcements/earthquake-engineering-conference-to-highlight-remotely-installed-pipe-liners-for-earthquake-resistant-pipelines

  4. Purdue-led NEES joins earthquake engineers, industry leaders for conference, marking 50th anniversary of historic Alaska quake

    Purdue-led NEES joins earthquake engineers, industry leaders for conference, marking 50th anniversary of historic Alaska quake  Damage to Fourth Avenue in downtown caused by the Great Alaskan...

    http://nees.org/announcements/purdue-led-nees-joins-earthquake-engineers-industry-leaders-for-conference-marking-50th-anniversary-of-historic-alaska-quake

  5. Purdue-led conference talks focus on quake-vulnerable wood-frame buildings

    Purdue-led Conference talks focus on quake-vulnerable wood-frame buildings   Researchers conducted tests of a wood-frame building using an outdoor shake table at the University of...

    http://nees.org/announcements/purdue-led-conference-talks-focus-on-quake-vulnerable-wood-frame-buildings

  6. Earthquake researchers get online primer for simulation method

    Earthquake researchers get online primer for simulation method West Lafayette, Ind. - Researchers from around the world now have access to expert instruction for an emerging simulation...

    http://nees.org/announcements/earthquake-researchers-get-online-primer-for-simulation-method

  7. NEES 2004-2014 A Decade of Earthquake Engineering Research

    Download PDF (4.5MB) 

    http://nees.org/retrospective

  8. New bridge design improves earthquake resistance, reduces damage and speeds construction

    New bridge design improves earthquake resistance, reduces damage and speeds construction This graphic illustrates a new design for the framework of columns and beams that support bridges,...

    http://nees.org/announcements/new-bridge-design-improves-earthquake-resistance-reduces-damage-and-speeds-construction

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  1. New structural system could help concrete bridges withstand earthquakes

    16 Jul 2014 | Notes | Contributor(s): Marti LaChance

    ASCE Smartbrief | July 16, 2014 | Weekly newsletter for ASCE members

    http://nees.org/resources/12841

  2. New Concrete Bridge Bent System may Minimize Seismic Damage

    15 Jul 2014 | Notes | Contributor(s): Marti LaChance

    ENR.com Engineering News-Record  | July 7, 2014 | Magazine, online magazine

    http://nees.org/resources/12839

  3. Team Tests ABC System With Earthquake Resistance

    15 Jul 2014 | Notes | Contributor(s): Marti LaChance

    ASCE Civil Engineering Magazine | July 15, 2014 | Online magazine article about NEES bridge bent research at University of Nevada, Reno.

    http://nees.org/resources/12829

  4. Characterizing Soil-Foundation-Structure Interaction Using Experimental Data From a Test Structure

    09 Jul 2014 | Publications | Contributor(s): Emily Stinson

    Most of what is currently known about soil-structure interaction (SSI) is based on theoretical models. Since SSI can lead to seismically unsafe designs, as demonstrated by the devastating damage...

    http://nees.org/resources/12792

  5. The KiK-net database processed using an automated ground motion processing protocol

    08 Jul 2014 | Databases | Contributor(s): Haitham M Dawood, Adrian Rodriguez-Marek, Jeff Bayless, Christine Goulet, Eric Thompson

    The Kiban-Kyoshin network database is an important resource for ground motion (GM) studies. The processing of these records is a necessary first step to enable their use in engineering...

    http://nees.org/resources/7849

  6. Foundation and Ground Performance in Liquefaction Experiments

    08 Jul 2014 | Databases | Contributor(s): Jacquelyn Allmond, Bruce Lloyd Kutter, Jonathan Bray, Connor Hayden

    The consequences of seismically induced liquefaction have been intensely studied through case histories, numerical simulations, and many experiments involving shallow foundations on liquefiable...

    http://nees.org/resources/12730

  7. Earthquake researchers get online primer for simulation method

    07 Jul 2014 | Notes | Contributor(s): Marti LaChance

    WN.com | July 7, 2014 | Online news aggregator

    http://nees.org/resources/12843

  8. New bridge design improves earthquake resistance, reduces damage, and speeds construction

    02 Jul 2014 | Notes | Contributor(s): Marti LaChance

    Reddit Engineering | July 2, 2014 | Online engineering forum. 3 Commnents, 97% upvoted.

    http://nees.org/resources/12837

  9. New Bridge Design Improves Earthquake Resistance

    02 Jul 2014 | Notes | Contributor(s): Marti LaChance

    Engineering.com | July 2, 2014 | Online magazine story with 1840 views, 7 FB Likes, and 14 Tweets

    http://nees.org/resources/12831

  10. New Bridge Design Improves Earthquake Resistance, Reduces Damage And Speeds Construction

    01 Jul 2014 | Notes | Contributor(s): Marti LaChance

    ScienceNewsline | July 1, 2014 | Online magazine

    http://nees.org/resources/12835

  11. New bridge design improves earthquake resistance, reduces damage, and speeds construction

    01 Jul 2014 | Notes | Contributor(s): Marti LaChance

    ScienceDaily | July 1, 2014 | Online magazine

    http://nees.org/resources/12833

  12. New bridge design improves earthquake resistance, reduces damage, and speeds construction

    30 Jun 2014 | Notes | Contributor(s): Marti LaChance

    NSF News from the Field | June 30, 2014 | Mobile news website

    http://nees.org/resources/12845

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