To battle natural hazards, interdisciplinary research team turns to resilient, sustainable buildings
A team of Northeastern researchers has received a National Science Foundation grant to develop a decision framework for designing buildings that are both resilient and sustainable in the face of multiple environmental hazards like earthquakes, flooding, and heavy winds.
The College of Engineering is hosting the National Science Foundation’s annual Engineering Research and Innovation Conference, which will focus on transforming the field through the formation of robust partnerships.
A recent plan to demolish an 81-year-old structure in Turkey went terribly wrong. Thanks to a video posted online, hundreds of thousands of viewers have watched the building roll on […]
Northeastern University Tests Building Collapse as Part of International Competition for Engineers and Students
2007 Progressive Collapse Resistance Competition Tests how Predictions Stack Up to Reality Earthquakes and explosions can lead to the destruction of buildings, but unless the collapse is immediate, initial damage to […]