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Seven Students Participate in 2001 REU Program

MCEER has selected seven students to participate in the Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) Program this summer. The students, their home university, summer host institution, advisor(s), and research topic are listed in the table below.


Student University Summer Host Institution Advisor(s) Topic
Malita Anders Univ. of Central Florida University at Buffalo Profs. A. Reinhorn and A. Whittaker Seismic design and testing
Laura Barton Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Cornell University Prof. Thomas O'Rourke Performance of soils under earthquake- induced deformation
Michael Mio Univ. of California- Santa Barbara UCLA/ Imagecat Bijan Houshmand and Ronald T. Eguchi Application of remote sensing technologies for earthquake recovery
Gary Nottis Bucknell University Lamont Doherty Earth Observatory of Columbia University Dr. Klaus Jacob Seismic hazard characterization of greater New York City Area
Michael Orlikowski Princeton University University of Southern California Prof. M. Shinozuka Risk and reliability in seismic design
Pamela Romano Catholic University University at Buffalo Profs. A. Reinhorn and A. Whittaker Seismic design and testing
John Sanders Univ. of Illinois - Urbana- Champaign University of Delaware Prof. Kathleen Tierney Public sector approaches to mitigation

Students will meet to discuss their experiences and present findings at a symposium in Salt Lake City, Utah on August 10-12, 2001.

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