ASCE7 Chapter 16
Issue Team for ASCE7 Chapter 16 on Response History Analysis
Building Seismic Safety Council (BSSC) of the National Institute of Building Sciences (NIBS)
Funded by the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)
Develop a new Chapter 16 for the current building code (ASCE7-10), which include the provisions for dynamic seismic response history analysis of buildings.
Chair the issue-team of 15 national leaders in structural earthquake engineering, responsible for leading the full project and team, including developing the scope and workplan, choosing and recruiting issue-team members, and leading the development of the proposed revisions to Chapter 16 of the ASCE7-10 building code provisions.