Author Archives: matteatherton
BS from Hanyang University Research Project: Design of Fixed-Base Hollow Structural Sections Subjected to Large Seismic Drift
BS from University of Cuenca Research Project: Topology Optimization of Steel Shear Fuses to Resist Buckling
BS from Ho Chi Minh University of Technology MS from Colorado State University – Fort Collins Research Project: Analytical Development and Experimental Study of Optimized Structural Fuse Shapes
BS from Virginia Tech Research Project: Qualification Testing of Artifacts in the Protected Zone of Moment Frames
MS from Xi’an University of Architecture and Technology Research Project: Seismic Analysis of Self-Centering-Beam Moment Frames
Eatherton receives ASCE Moisseiff Award
The Moisseiff award is given to an important paper published in an ASCE journal, dealing with the board field of structural design, including applied mechanics as well as the theoretical analysis, or constructive improvement, of engineering structures such as bridges … Continue reading
Research Group Dinner
The research group got together for dinner at Eatherton’s house for dinner, drinks, and some relaxation. Thanks everyone for coming, it was a great time!
BS from State University of New York 2013 MS from State University of New York 2016
Research Group Lunch to Celebrate End of the Semester
Members of the research group get together at Pita Vera for lunch to cap off a productive semester and congratulate our new graduates.
Ecuador Earthquake Reconnaissance
Adrian Tola Tola, a PhD student in our group conducted reconnaissance after the 2016 Ecuador Earthquake. Thanks to Adrian, for providing this important service and collecting valuable information! A 7.8 magnitude earthquake hit the coast of Ecuador on Saturday April … Continue reading