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1/16/18
An article on Stuff about the increasing use of steel building construction following earthquakes in Christchurch reports on research by Michel Bruneau, professor of civil, structural and environmental engineering, that showed that steel framed buildings that already existed at the time of the earthquakes stood up well.
1/9/18

The switch may help minimize damage to buildings and enhance the city’s resilience in future earthquakes

1/5/18
University at Buffalo faculty members associated with two of the School of Engineering and Applied Sciences’ institutes will host a reception, and present at the 2018 Transportation Research Board (TRB) Annual Meeting at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center, in Washington, D.C.
1/5/18

Cuomo spotlights pivotal role that the UB is playing in the effort.

12/21/17
An Engineering News-Record article about the innovative design of a new skyscraper to be built in earthquake-prone Seattle quotes Michel Bruneau, a professor in UB's Department of Civil, Structural and Environmental Engineering.
11/13/17
UB’s MCEER, as part of a consortium with other research associations and companies, received a significant grant from the U.S. Department of Energy for a project entitled Seismic Isolation of Major Advanced Reactor Systems for Economic Improvement and Safety Assurance.

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