22 October 2020
EEFIT Field Report: Albania 26 November 2019
This report covers:
The team delivered a presentation summarising their findings, challenges relating to a remote reconnaissance mission and the use of the newly developed app and spatial tools.
This one-day, online advanced practical workshop will teach complex timber engineering through worked examples. It encourages problem-solving through teaching tools and group discussion.
This course provides guidance on specific aspects of demolition and refurbishment from an engineering perspective whilst addressing safety, environmental and sustainability influences.
This course introduces EN 1991-1-4 for determining wind actions on structures. It outlines the basic principles behind the code and covers each step of the procedure for calculating the wind loads on structures. Attention is given to important features introduced by the UK NA.
The first webinar of a 6-part series on novel materials focuses on low-tech construction materials solutions such as structural stone, unfired mud bricks and roundwood timber.
Engineer Sarah Tattersall talks about the causes behind the collapse of a historical structure and the repair interventions that were carried out by her team.
During late 2022, EEFIT undertook Return Missions to Banda Aceh, Indonesia and Khao Lak, Thailand to investigate their recovery from the devasting 2004 Indian Ocean tsunami and the 2018 Palu Bay, Central Sulawesi, earthquake and tsunami respectively.
Annual grants supporting short-term projects that benefit earthquake disaster mitigation and post-disaster reconnaissance efforts
The report of the 2022 Research into Practice Award winner. The project details the development a progressive collapse framework for the analysis of high risk projects.
Lecture detailing the EEFIT hybrid mission to the Mw 7.8 earthquake on 6 February 2023 in Kahramanmaras: Turkey earthquake sequence. Provides information regarding siesmotectonics, geotechnical observations, structural analysis, remote sensing, infrastructure, relief response recovery, key messages and next destination.
Proceedings of the most recent Young Researchers Conference
In accordance with Procedural Rule 8.3 (01/19/V3REG4) the following decision of the Professional Conduct Committee (PCC) is published with the Member's name.
Miguel Martinez-Paneda describes current performance-based design uses, and advocates the potential for its wider application in a holistic approach.