NHERI Researchers at E-Defense Japan, February 2019

Published on January 31, 2019



The NHERI NCO is sponsoring a February 7-8 trip to Japan’s E-Defense facility for the second meeting of the research collaboration between NHERI and NIED/E-Defense.

In addition to discussing opportunities for collaboration under the Tokyo Metropolitan Resilience Project, ten participants from the U.S. will observe two large-scale tests on the E-Defense shake table to evaluate the performance of residential wood construction.