NHERI

GRANTS AWARDED and STARTED BETWEEN Q4 2019 and Q1 2020

Oct 1 through March 31, 2019

Published on June 15, 2020

 

NHERI RAPID, University of Washington

RAPID/Collaborative Research: Multi-Hazard Damage to Puerto Rico’s Civil Infrastructure - Investigation of the Interactions of 2017 Hurricane Maria and 2020 Earthquake Sequence
Award Number: 2022427; Principal Investigator: Jamie Padgett; Organization: William Marsh Rice University; NSF Organization: CMMI Start Date: 03/01/2020; Award Amount: $29,288.

RAPID/Collaborative Research: Multi-Hazard Damage to Puerto Rico’s Civil Infrastructure - Investigation of the Interactions of 2017 Hurricane Maria and 2020 Earthquake Sequence
Award Number: 2022390; Principal Investigator: Arash Esmaili Zaghi; Co-Principal Investigator: Alexandra Hain; Organization: University of Connecticut; NSF Organization: CMMI Start Date:03/01/2020; Award Amount: $43,069.

RAPID: Evaluation of Pre and Post Blast Liquefaction Soil and Site Parameters
Award Number: 2002382; Principal Investigator: Jonathan Hubler; Organization: Villanova University; NSF Organization: CMMI Start Date: 12/01/2019; Award Amount: $49,447.

RAPID/Collaborative Research: Japan-U.S. Collaboration on the Seismic Performance of Reinforced Concrete Structures
Award Number: 2000478; Principal Investigator: Paolo Calvi; Co-Principal Investigator: Laura Lowes; Organization: University of Washington; NSF Organization: CMMI Start Date: 11/01/2019; Award Amount: $135,043.

Wall of Wind, Florida International University

CAREER: Flow Physics of Transient Rooftop Vortices at High Reynolds Numbers and Bio-Inspired Flow Control Strategies to Mitigate Wind Hazards
Award Number: 1944776; Principal Investigator: Wei Zhang; Organization: Cleveland State University; NSF Organization: CMMI Start Date:03/01/2020; Award Amount:$580,249.

StEER-CONVERGE, University of Colorado Boulder

CAREER: Theory-Guided Statistical Framework for Advancing Learning from Post-Windstorm Engineering Assessments
Award Number: 1944149; Principal Investigator: David Roueche; Organization: Auburn University; NSF Organization: CMMI Start Date: 09/01/2020; Award Amount:$ 573,297.

CONVERGE, University of Colorado Boulder

RISE 2019 Conference: Transforming University Engagement in Pre- and Post Disaster Environments: Lessons from Puerto Rico; Albany, New York; November 18-20, 2019
Award Number: 2002409; Principal Investigator: Christopher Thorncroft; Co-Principal Investigator: Sheila Bernard; Organization: SUNY at Albany; NSF Organization: CMMI Start Date:11/15/2019; Award Amount:$42,760.

O.H. Hinsdale Wave Research Laboratory, Oregon State University

Understanding and Quantifying Structural Loading from Tsunami-Induced Debris Fields
Award Number: 1933184; Principal Investigator: Michael Motley; Co-Principal Investigator: Pedro Arduino, Gregory Miller, Marc Eberhard; Organization: University of Washington; NSF Organization: CMMI Start Date: 10/01/2019; Award Amount:$690,800.

DesignSafe Cyberinfrastructure, University of Texas Austin

CAREER: Leveraging Existing Knowledge and Artificial Intelligence to Understand the Performance of Civil Infrastructure Under Extreme Hazard Loads
Award Number: 1944301; Principal Investigator: Stephanie Paal; Organization: Texas A&M Engineering Experiment Station; NSF Organization: CMMI Start Date: 08/01/2020; Award Amount:$520,000.

CAREER: Remote Sensing for Enhanced Understanding of Tornado Actions and Broadened STEM Education in Rural West Texas
Award Number: 2006613; Principal Investigator: James Womble; Organization: Insurance Institute for Business & Home Safety; NSF Organization: CMMI Start Date: 11/15/2019; Award Amount: $428,412.

CAREER: Protecting Buildings and Structures from Vibration Damage using Variable Inertance Mechanisms
Award Number: 1944513; Principal Investigator: Nicholas Wierschem; Organization: University of Tennessee Knoxville; NSF Organization: CMMI Start Date: 06/01/2020; Award Amount: $513,406.

CAREER: Mitigation of Seismic Risk to Critical Building Contents via Optimum Nonlinear 3D Isolation
Award Number: 1943917; Principal Investigator: Philip Harvey Jr.; Organization: University of Oklahoma Norman Campus; NSF Organization: CMMI Start Date: 08/01/2020; Award Amount: $500,000.

2019 Ridgecrest, California, Earthquake Sequence Sessions at the 2020 National Earthquake Conference; San Diego, California; March 2-6, 2020
Award Number: 2002617; Principal Investigator: Heidi Tremayne; Organization: Earthquake Engineering Research Institute; NSF Organization: CMMI Start Date: 01/15/2020; Award Amount: $49,634.

Dual System Strongback Designs for Seismic Damage-Resistant Structures
Award Number: 1940197; Principal Investigator: Mark Denavit; Co-Principal Investigator: Nicholas Wierschem; Organization: University of Tennessee Knoxville; NSF Organization: CMMI Start Date: 01/01/2020; Award Amount: $349,908.