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New PEER Report 2015/05: “Hybrid Simulation of Seismic Isolation Systems Applied to an APR-1400 Nuclear Power Plant”

PEER has just published Report No. 2015/05 titled “Hybrid Simulation of Seismic Isolation Systems Applied to an APR-1400 Nuclear Power Plant” as a new addition to the PEER Report Series. It was authored by Andreas H. Schellenberg, Alireza Sarebanha, Matthew … Continue reading

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PEER Lab at UC Berkeley Accredited for 3 More Tests: ASTM E2126 & ANSI / AISC 341

A recent assessment of the PEER Lab at UC Berkeley by the International Accreditation Services (IAS) granted expansion of PEER Labs’ accreditation to include three additional tests: Panel testing in accordance with ASTM E2126-11; Beam-column testing in accordance with ANSI/AISC … Continue reading

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nees@berkeley: October 28 IEEE Workshop Presentations Posted

Linked presentations of a “Workshop on Real Time Hybrid Simulation of High Voltage Substation Equipment as a New Approach for Product and Standard Development”, held on October 28, 2014, are now posted.  The workshop addressed research needs of IEEE693 and … Continue reading

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PEER-UCB Lab: Wine Barrel Testing

The wine industry generates over $23 billion in sales that impact the California economy. There are hundreds of thousands of barrels that are stacked in 2-barrel and 4-barrel configurations, 6 barrels high. Testing at the PEER-UC Berkeley Shake Table was … Continue reading

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PEER Researchers in Bridge Design & Engineering Magazine

With Mark Yashinsky from Caltrans’ Office of Earthquake Engineering, PEER researchers Shakhzod Takhirov, Khalid Mosalam, Tara Hutchinson, and Falko Kuester have been published in the most recent issue of Bridge Design & Engineering Magazine, discussing their work with remote surveying … Continue reading

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