Caltrans and PEER Seismic Research Seminar

June 8, 2009

PEER and Caltrans are jointly hosting this seismic research seminar to highlight recent transportation research projects sponsored by the two organizations. The purpose of the seminar is to distill the research findings into practical applications, design procedures and lessons that are useful to practicing engineers.

Cal/EPA, Byron Sher Auditorium
Sacramento, CA


  • – Determination of Seismic Hazard using Next Generation Attenuation (NGA) Models
  • – Seismic Analysis and Design of Abutments
  • – Seismic Performance of Rocking Foundations

Following the presentations a panel of experts will discuss issues related to each topic and answer questions from the audience.


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