Upcoming Events

Monday, November 27, 2017

Simulation-Based Data-Driven Damage Detection for Highway Bridge Systems: SEMM Seminar with Dual Presentations

Seminar: Structural Engineering, Mechanics and Materials: Civil and Environmental Engineering | November 27 | 12-1 p.m. | 502 Davis Hall

 Xiao Liang, Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering, UC Berkeley

 Civil and Environmental Engineering (CEE)

This presentation explores data-driven structural health monitoring (SHM) algorithms utilizing the robust nonlinear time history analysis.

Reducing Damage Concentration with a Strongback System: SEMM Seminar with Dual Presentations

Seminar: Structural Engineering, Mechanics and Materials: Civil and Environmental Engineering | November 27 | 12-1 p.m. | 502 Davis Hall

 Barbara Simpson, Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering, UC Berkeley

 Civil and Environmental Engineering (CEE)

This presentation will present the numerical and experimental results of a “strongback” system, a modification of the conventional braced frame that utilizes a vertical steel truss or “spine” to delay or prevent weak-story behavior.

Friday, December 1, 2017

Transportation Futures: Integrating transportation, land use, and environmental planning for sustainable urban development

Lecture: Transportation Engineering: Civil and Environmental Engineering | December 1 | 4 p.m. | 290 Hearst Memorial Mining Building

 Elizabeth Deakin, UC Berkeley

 Institute of Transportation Studies