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  1. Aug 30 2010

    14th European Conference on Earthquake Engineering

    For more information visit: http://www.14ecee.mk/


  2. Jul 24 2010

    9th US National & 10th Canadian Conference on Earthquake Engineering

    For more information visit: http://2010eqconf.org/


  3. A Major Research Accomplishment in Geotechnical Earthquake Engineering Simulation

    17 Apr 2013 | Citations | Contributor(s): Mahdi Soudkhah

    An innovative experimental framework for seismic soil-structure interaction investigation of foundations and structures subjected to a coupled horizontal and vertical ground motion...


  4. An Internet-based Educational Platform for Earthquake Engineering Laboratory Experiments

    19 Sep 2011 | Publications | Contributor(s): Shirley Dyke, Jian Ouyang, Chris Lawrence Beeler, Chencheng Wu, Le Yu

    Shake table constitutes a versatile tool for educational purposes and small scale research projects in earthquake engineering and structural dynamics. Hands-on activities involving shake tables...


  5. Nov 12 2012

    capstone experimentation in the NEES Grand Challenge Project on the Seismic Response of Nonstructural Systems

    The capstone experimentation in the NEES Grand Challenge Project on the Seismic Response of Nonstructural Systems will begin in November 2012, using a two-story test bed frame with tunable dynamic...


  6. Development and validation of a real-time computational framework for hybrid simulation of dynamically-excited steel frame structures

    16 Oct 2012 | Publications | Contributor(s): Nestor Eduardo Castaneda-Aguilar

    The use of traditional techniques such as the shake table or the pseudo-dynamic (PSD) test are often used to validate and disseminate new technologies associated with structural response...


  7. Drill Prepares Hoosiers for Earthquake

    07 Feb 2012 | Multimedia | Contributor(s): NEES EOT

    CLICK THE "VIEW MEDIA" BUTTON TO WATCH THE VIDEO INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) - People around Indiana and other states are using Tuesday to prepare for what to do if a big earthquake hit. It's called...


  8. Earthquake Engineering Tutorial

    02 Aug 2010 | Learning Objects

    In 1997, William G. Godden, Emeritus Professor of Civil Engineering, donated his nine-volume slide set, Structural Engineering Slide Library, to the Earthquake Engineering Research Center Library...


  9. Earthquake Epicenter

    29 Nov 2011 | Learning Objects | Contributor(s): Sandra Seale, Sean Allen, NEES EOT

    K-12 Earthquake Activity Teaching Modules A Joint Project of the Network for Earthquake Engineering Simulation (NEES) and the Southern California Earthquake Center (SCEC) In the spring of...


  10. Earthquake Simulator Video Archive

    20 May 2014 | Databases | Contributor(s): Mete A Sozen, Arturo Ernest Schultz, John Bonacci, Marc Eberhard, Chungwook Sim, Sudheera R. Fernando, Santiago Pujol, Ann Christine Catlin, Enrique Villalobos, Ying Wang

    This film database provides links to a number of videos related to dynamic tests conducted at University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign in the 80s. Detailed descriptions of test setups, specimen...


  11. Enabling role of hybrid simulation within the NEES infrastructure in advancing earthquake engineering practice and research

    23 Feb 2015 | Active Documents | Contributor(s): Daniel Gomez, Shirley Dyke, Amin Maghareh


  12. Experimental Shake Table Testing of an Adaptive Passive Negative Stiffness Device within a Highway Bridge Model

    29 Jul 2013 | Publications | Contributor(s): Navid Attary, Michael Symans, Satish Nagarajaiah, Andrei M Reinhorn, Michael Constantinou, Apostolos Aristotelis Sarlis, Dharma Theja Reddy Pasala, Douglas Taylor

    Implementation of a mechanical Negative Stiffness Device (NSD) within a reduced-scale highway bridge model and its performance under seismic loading conditions is evaluated via shaking table...


  13. FLIQ: Foundation and Ground Performance in Liquefaction Experiments

    29 Nov -0001 | 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...



    11 Apr 2014 | Publications | Contributor(s): James T Enright

    Current code based design of steel plate shear wall (SPSW) systems does not take into account the lateral force resistance provided by the moment resisting frame which bounds the web-plate. The...


  15. Intelligent Infrastructure Systems Lab Report Series

    15 Dec 2014 | Series | Contributor(s): Shirley Dyke

    This is the report series for the IISL, which is housed in the Bowen Laboratory at Purdue University in West Lafayette, Indiana. Please see each of the individual reports for citation details.


  16. Make Your Own Earthquake: Testing Earthquakes on Paper Buildings

    14 Apr 2011 | Learning Objects | Contributor(s): Steven C. Smith

    This 45 minute activity uses accelerometers to test earthquakes on paper buildings. Developed by Mr. Steven Smith, Purdue University, Department of Earth and Atmospheric Science. Please...


  17. NEES Teaching Demonstration: Earthquake-proof K'nex Buildings

    23 Jun 2011 | Learning Objects | Contributor(s): Jason Lloyd, NEES EOT

    Students will be able to observe two ways engineers counter seismic accelerations on high-rise strucutres on order to make them safe. This demonstration will need to be made age-appropriate by the...


  18. NEES Teaching Demonstration: Soil Liquefaction

    23 Jun 2011 | Learning Objects | Contributor(s): Jason Lloyd, NEES EOT

    Students will be able to observe soil liquefaction and its potential effects on adjacent structures and infrastructure. This demonstration will need to be made age-appropriate by the lesson that...


  19. NEES@UCSD/COSMOS High School Earthquake Engineering EOT Activities

    13 Dec 2012 | Learning Objects | Contributor(s): Lelli Van Den Einde, Sam Lee, Andreas Stavridis

    The California State Summer School for Mathematics and Science (COSMOS) is a four-week, educational summer program for gifted and talented high school students. Science and engineering topics are...


  20. Probabilistic Sensitivity Analysis for Seismic Risk Based on Stochastic Sampling and Focusing on Stochastic Ground Motion Modeling

    04 Jan 2011 | Poster | Contributor(s): Alexandros Taflanidis

    This poster provides an overview on NSF Grant # CMMI-1030726 entitled “Probabilistic Sensitivity Analysis for Seismic Risk Based on Stochastic Sampling and Focusing on Stochastic Ground...