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EEFIT Research Grants

Annual grants supporting short-term projects that benefit earthquake disaster mitigation and post disaster reconnaissance efforts.

Topics for study

 

  • Hazard assessment
  • Post-disaster impact assessment
  • Field data collection tools
  • Post-disaster data assessment methods
  • Damage assessment techniques
  • Mitigation measures
  • Monitoring recovery and/or reconstruction
  • Assessing resilience

 

Applications

 

Your application should be submitted by the project lead.

If you are an undergraduate, graduate or PhD student it should be submitted by your academic supervisor.

Projects featuring multiple students are allowed.

Each project should be submitted as a separate application. A single application featuring multiple projects will be disqualified and featured projects may be refused resubmission.

Please submit supporting documentation with your application by the closing date.

 

Conditions of the grant

 

By accepting the grant you agree to: 

  • provide EEFIT with a written report on the project, within two months of completion
  • present the results of your research at an evening technical meeting
  • allow all project details to appear on istructe.org

Grants will be issued in two installments of £750: the first immediately and the second on receipt of a project report of appropriate quality. If you need a larger first installment you can apply for an adjusted arrangement.

 

More information

 

Please contact the EEFIT secretary.

Winning reports from 2018

Report
Multi-purpose open-source and low-cost seismic sensing

Multi-purpose open-source and low-cost seismic sensing

A report from a project funded by a 2018 EEFIT Research Grant.

Date - 6th June 2019
Author - M.A. Bravo-Haro and A. Y. Elghazouli
Price - 0.00