Seismic Design of Piers and Wharves ASCE61-14 and Proposed Updates to ASCE61-19
Nason J McCullough, PhD, PE, GE
Chair of the ASCE61 Geotechnical Task Committee
CH2M, Corvallis, OR
Please join us Thursday, October 26th, 2017 for our second dinner meeting of the 2017-18 season! This meeting will be held jointly with the Seattle COPRI chapter.
Dynamic Analysis of Liquefiable soils and the use of PM4Sand Model in PLAXIS
Dr. Ronald B.J. Brinkgreve, Manager of the Competence Centre Geo-Engineering (research manager) at Plaxis BV (MT member).
The topics covered include: Overview of Dynamic Analysis features in PLAXIS); Introduction to the PM4SAND model in PLAXIS and a hands-on simulation of soil lab tests using the PM4SAND model. The course will cap with a questions and answer session on dynamic analysis using PLAXIS.
The course will be held on Tuesday, October 31st at the Columbia Tower Club.
Stability of Natural and Man-Mad Slopes: Analyses, Shear Strengths, Testing, Stability Methods, and Stabilization
Presented By: Dr. Timothy D. Stark from UIUC, and Dr. Binod Tiwari from Cal State Fullerton
The Portland Fall Short Course is scheduled for Friday, October 20 and will be located in the ODOT Region 1 Conference Room in downtown Portland.