PACE Update

PACE Program Expands
Topics and Locations
of Short Courses

by Andrea Dargush

NCEER's PACE (Professional and Continuing Education) Program is planning to extend its series of short courses on Passive Energy Dissipation for Seismic/Wind Design and Retrofit, with tentative offerings planned for Japan, Korea and Taiwan in the summer of 1997. A new course on the use of base isolation technology in seismic design is under development for winter 1997-98.

For further information, one may contact Andrea Dargush, Assistant Director for Research and Education, phone: (716) 645-3391, fax: (716) 645-3399, or email:

Instructional materials which have been used for the Passive Energy Dissipation for Seismic/Wind Design and Retrofit course are also presently being further developed for publication as one of a series of NCEER monographs. For further information on the monograph, please contact Jane Stoyle, Publications Manager, at the number given above or via email:

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