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Earthquake Risk Reduction in Buildings and Infrastructure Program
Last Updated Date: 01/02/2014

The objective of the Earthquake Risk Reduction in Buildings and Infrastructure Program is to develop and deploy advances in measurement science … more

Safety of Building Occupants Projects
Last Updated Date: 12/16/2013

NIST will develop a model to predict evacuation decision-making during fires through a better understanding and quantification of the risk … more

Fire Risk Reduction in Communities Program
Last Updated Date: 01/09/2013

The objective of the Fire Risk Reduction in Communities Program is to develop and deploy advances in measurement science to improve the resilience … more

Seismic Analysis and Design Procedures in Existing Standards Project
Last Updated Date: 01/09/2013

This project provides proposed refinement of key prescriptive seismic provisions in U.S. model building codes and standards concerning: … more

Fire Risk Reduction in Buildings Program
Last Updated Date: 01/02/2013

The objective of the Fire Risk Reduction in Buildings Program is to develop and deploy advances in measurement science to increase the safety of … more

Seismic Response of Reinforced Concrete Walls Project
Last Updated Date: 01/20/2012

This project includes two critical problem-focused tasks in Performance Based Seismic Engineering (PBSE): (1) the evaluation of reinforced … more

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