NEESR-SG International Hybrid Simulation of Tomorrow’s Steel Braced Frame

 
 

What’s NEW (last update: October 22, 2009)

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  1. The second specimen (TCBF-B-2) test was successfully done at 9:00 PM on Sunday, October 22 (Berkeley local time).

  2. The first specimen (TCBF-B-1) test was successfully done at 4:00 PM on Sunday, August 9 (Berkeley local time). Test result summary will prepare soon.

  3. A new IQeye wide angle web camera was added. (Click Here) (MS Internet Explorer is recommended)

  4. Live Video at NEES, Berkeley Site was updated. (Click Here)

  5. New photos were added in the photo album.

  6. Instrumentation for the first specimen was done. (Check the photo album)


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Old Messages:


Instrumentation for the first specimen was done. (Check the photo album)


The first SCBF specimen is setting on the floor beam. (See the fabrication movie for detail)


Test rigs were shipping to Richmond Field Station lab on Tuesday! Ready to paint... (See the photo album)


Humongous floor beam had cleaned up... (See the photo album)


Reconfiguration reaction walls were done! (See the photo album and the animation)


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UC Berkeley Project Investigator:

Stephen A. Mahin (Byron L. and Elvira E. Nishkian Professor of Structural Engineering, University of California, Berkeley)

http://www.ce.berkeley.edu/~mahin/


Student in Charge of the Testings:

Jiun-Wei Lai (Graduate Student of SEMM Ph.D Program, University of California, Berkeley)

http://www.ocf.berkeley.edu/~jwlai


Website Creator:

Jiun-Wei Lai


Questions? e-mail to: cal.braced.frame@gmail.com


   
                                  

LiveVideo at NEES, Berkeley website:

http://neespopv.berkeley.edu/portal?section=local_video


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