MCEER SLC Student Guidebook 

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What are MCEER’s Research Areas?

MCEER research aims to improve seismic assessment and performance of buildings, highways and other infrastructure, as well as emergency response and recovery systems. Basic and applied studies are carried out by integrated multidisciplinary teams with expertise in:


Engineering Seismology

Geotechnical Engineering

Structural Engineering

Risk Engineering

Architecture & Urban Planning

Structural Control Technologies

Materials Science

Sociology/Economics/Public Policy



Through this time-tested, systems-integrated approach, MCEER works to develop solutions that are scientifically sound, economically feasible and socially acceptable.


As mentioned before, MCEER receives funding to carry out its research from many sources.  Only research funded by the National Science Foundation (NSF) and the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) will be described in this guidebook.

MCEER SLC Student Guidebook 

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