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UCLA Seminar by Dr. Dashti on our new probabilistic model for predicting building settlement (work by Dr. Zana Karimi and Mr. Zachary Bullock):

http://www.cee.ucla.edu/events/cee-seminar-dr-shideh-dashti/


ASCE-GI seminar by Dr. Dashti on our new probabilistic model for predicting building settlement (work by Dr. Zana Karimi and Mr. Zachary Bullock):

August 17th, 6pm, Warnock Engineering Building, Room L103, University of Utah.

http://www.seau.org/download/app/library/Seminar%20Abstract%20-%20SDashti_d03f69de21a8e245af25f90a95ad9b85.pdf

To join remotely:

https://meetings.webex.com/collabs/#/meetings/detail?uuid=MB98ZFWLS0T0NK6KO96C58L6HG-630F&ucs=email


GEER Responds to the Kumamoto, Japan Earthquakes to Document their Impacts

http://www.colorado.edu/news/features/earthquake-reconnaissance-learning-disaster


GAANN Fellowship Program Toward Engineering Resilience (2015-2020)

The department of Civil, Environmental, and Architectural Engineering (CEAE) at University of Colorado Boulder currently is now hosting a GAANN (Graduate Assistantships in Areas of National Need) fellowship program geared toward engineering resilience. For more information on the program, faculty involved, and the application process:

https://engresilience.wordpress.com

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NSF Early CAREER Award: Toward a New Paradigm in Evaluating and Mitigating Urban Liquefaction (2015-2020)

http://www.nsf.gov/awardsearch/showAward?AWD_ID=1454431&HistoricalAwards=false

Principal Investigator: Shideh Dashti


NSF Initiative: RIPS Type 1 —  The Interdependence of Built, Social, and Information Infrastructures for Community Resilience: A Participatory Process (2014-2015)

http://www.nsf.gov/awardsearch/showAward?AWD_ID=1441263&HistoricalAwards=false

Principal Investigators: Abbie Liel, Leysia Palen, Bruce Goldstein, Shideh Dashti, and Amy Javernick-Will


NSF Initiative to Investigate the Performance of Buildings on Liquefiable Soils and the Effect of Remediation Strategies (2014-2017)

http://www.nsf.gov/awardsearch/showAward?AWD_ID=1362696&HistoricalAwards=false

Principal Investigators: Shideh Dashti and Abbie Liel


IMPART Fellowship Award: Locating Underrepresented Perspectives in Environmental Design Curriculum and Pedagogy (2014)


NSF (NEES) Initiative to Investigate the Seismic Response of Shallow Underground Structures in Dense Urban Environments (2011-2015)

http://www.nsf.gov/awardsearch/showAward.do?AwardNumber=1134968

Principal Investigators: Shideh Dashti and Youssef Hashash


Los Angeles Department of Water and Power (LADWP) Initiative to Investigate the Seismic Response of Buried Water Reservoir Structures via Centrifuge Modeling (2011-2014)

Principal Investigators: John McCartney and Shideh Dashti


Our study on the use of tweets for disaster reconnaissance on the news:

http://www.colorado.edu/news/releases/2014/09/03/tweets-during-2013-colorado-floods-gave-engineers-valuable-data

http://www.dailycamera.com/cu-news/ci_26477178/cu-boulder-researcher-finds-flood-tweets-have-value

http://www.thedenverchannel.com/news/local-news/study-tweets-during-2013-colorado-floods-gave-engineers-valuable-data-on-infrastructure-damage

http://www.boulderweekly.com/article-13339-a-flood-of-data.html


iShake on the News:

http://www.ktla.com/videobeta/750c3a37-b8ad-4fe7-8719-c27bafc82505/News/KTLA-Scientists-May-Be-Using-Your-iPhone-to-Help-Rescuers-in-Future-Quakes-Chip-Yost-reports

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