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Principles of Seismic Design Seminar


November 6, 2012

Principles of Seismic Design Seminar
Manchester, NH • Tuesday, December 4, 2012

  • Discuss earthquake actions and effects
  • Analyze earthquake effects on structures
  • Review ASCE 7 seismic provisions
  • Learn about computing seismic forces and displacements on new and existing structures
  • Explore seismic force resisting systems of steel, masonry, concrete and wood buildings

Troy A. Morgan, Ph.D., P.E., Senior Engineer with Exponent, will be one of the faculty. Dr. Morgan is a recognized expert in the field of seismic isolation and passive energy dissipation systems. He has performed extensive research on the numerical simulation and experimental behavior of innovative seismic protective devices and optimization of their use within performance-based engineering frameworks.

For more information and to register, please download the seminar brochure.