NHERI Community Newsletter: October 2016


The Wall of Wind at FIU

FlU's Wall of Wind: Cutting edge research for safer structures in extreme winds

At Florida International University, cutting edge research is being performed to advance wind engineering and structural research that will save lives, homes, and infrastructure threatened by extreme winds. FIU’s revolutionary Wall of Wind (WOW) Experimental Facility (EF), supported by a Natural Hazards Engineering Research Infrastructure (NHERI) grant from the National Science Foundation, is playing a major part in achieving the needed R&D breakthroughs.

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UCSD Shake Table

University of California at San Diego is Shaking Things Up

UCD researchers sift soil

University of California at Davis Sifts Through the Soil for Answers

6th grade students explore the Lehigh facility

Lehigh University Utilizes NHERI Facilities to Educate Future Engineers