This sixth volume of Research Progress and Accomplishments by MCEER researchers highlights research advances and achievements accomplished during the past year. This volume begins with an overview of the multidisciplinary center approach in earthquake engineering, pioneered by MCEER. The 14 papers that follow provide selected detailed examples of how MCEER research is fulfilling its vision to achieve earthquake resilient communities through its activities.
The full color report is available from the publications section of our website at http://mceer.buffalo.edu/publications/resaccom/0304/default.asp. A limited number of hard copies are available by contacting MCEER publications.