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Project Title: State of the Art and Practice in Earthquake Induced Soil Liquefaction Assessment

PIN: DELS-BESR-11-02         

Major Unit:
Division on Earth and Life Studies

Sub Unit:
Board on Earth Sciences & Resources

Magsino, Sammantha

Subject/Focus Area:
Earth Sciences; Engineering and Technology

State of the Art and Practice in Earthquake Induced Soil Liquefaction Assessment
May 7, 2014 - May 8, 2014
Keck Center
500 5th Street, NW
Washington D.C. 20001

If you would like to attend the sessions of this meeting that are open
to the public or need more information please contact:

Contact Name: Sammantha Magsino
Phone: 202.334.3091


ROOM 101
8:30 A.M. – NOON

8:30 Welcome, introductions, session overview
Dr. Edward Kavazanjian, NAE, Committee Chair

8:40 Liquefaction Resistance of Aged Soil Deposits
Dr. Ron Andrus, Clemson University

9:30 Soil Age and Liquefaction Potential
Dr. Milan Pavich, U.S. Geological Survey

10:20 Break

10:40 Discussion: other issues related to liquefaction to older sediments?

11:00 Bayesian Thinking
Dr. Gregory Baecher, University of Maryland

Noon Lunch

1:00 pm Adjourn open session

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