Bridges Under Pressure

Storm Wave Sentinels

Dataset measuring full-scale tsunami wave attenuation in mangrove forest wins 2022 DesignSafe Dataset Award.

Natural Hazards Research Summit — Registration is now open for the natural hazards meeting of the year! Join us in Washington DC, October 6 & 7, for a deep dive into the future of research, design and policy-making in the field of natural hazards damage mitigation.

NHERI at Florida International University Takes Center Stage at the Eye of the Storm Event — The annual educational event prepares the South Florida community for hurricane season.

Browse Data Publications

Data Reuse

View metrics and read case studies about how researchers are reusing data.


Training & Events

OCTOBER 6-7, 2022

Natural Hazards Research Summit

OCTOBER 13-14, 2022

NHERI Centrifuge Users Workshop

OCTOBER 13-14, 2022

NHERI@UC San Diego Industry-Academia Workshop

OCTOBER 18, 2022

2022 October NHERI REU Virtual Recruitment Event

NOVEMBER 4, 2022

2022 SimCenter Symposium



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