Establishment of the GMSM Res. Program

Establishment of the Ground Motion Selection and Modification (GMSM) Res. Program (2006-2010)

Pacific Earthquake Engineering Research Center 

Funded by the California Department of Transportation and the Pacific Gas and Electric Company

Project goals: 

Establish and lead a new research program within the Pacific Earthquake Engineering Research (PEER) Center.  This program is focused on ground motion issues for structural earthquake engineering performance assessment and structural design.

Personal Contributions: 

Chair of the Technical Advisory Committee

Overall editor of the 2009 technical report