The image above shows the study region of the New York City-area for
Earthquake Loss Mitigation (NYCEM) project, which is nearing completion. For
details on the HAZUS-based scenario studies for a 31-county study area of
congiguous areas of New York, New Jersey and Connecticut, read the article "NYCEM
Project Nears Completion."
This issue of the
Bulletin also features articles on several international activities,
including US-PRC research exchange program, and recent joint workshops and
conferences between MCEER and several institutions in China and Korea. Regular
columns on student activities, the Highway Project, the latest from our
UB-MCEER-EERI seminar series, and recently published MCEER reports are also
Prof. Fan, Ms. Xu, and Prof. Hu pose on the Lupu bridge during the technical
study tour, which was part of the PRC-US Workshop on Seismic Analysis and
Design of Special Bridges.
SLC students were joined by MCEER’s REU students at this year’s retreat. See
the article "Student Leadership Council Activities."