Earthquake Engineering Group

Department of Civil & Structural Engineering

Events

Upcoming Events

Saturday, October 14, 2017 - 08:00 to Sunday, October 15, 2017 - 20:00

Learn from world-changing thinkers and innovators in the FRPRCS community
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The FRPRCS is a bi-annual international conference focusing on research, development, testing, and field application of FRP reinforcement for concrete and other structures.  The symposium will continue the success of symposia held in Vancouver, Canada; Ghent, Belgium;...Read more

Wednesday, September 13, 2017 - 08:30 to Friday, September 15, 2017 - 19:30

SMAR 2017, the fourth International Conference on Smart Monitoring, Assessment and Rehabilitation of Civil Structures, will provide a forum for international scientists, engineers, enterpreneurs and infrastructure managers to present and discuss the state-of-the-practice and recent advances in testing and monitoring technology, in structural modeling and assessment methods, and in...Read more

Past Events

Monday, January 9, 2017 - 08:00 to Friday, January 13, 2017 - 20:00

The World Conference on Earthquake Engineering, organized by the International Association of Earthquake Engineering will take place from 9th January to the 13th January 2017 in Santiago, Chile. The conference will cover areas like Engineering seismology, Tsunamis, Geotechnical earthquake engineering, Design of new structures, Assessment and retrofitting of existing...Read more

Monday, October 17, 2016 - 09:00 to Friday, October 21, 2016 - 17:00

The programme, ‘British Council Researcher Links’ provides opportunities for early career
researchers from the UK and internationally to interact, learn from each other and explore
opportunities for building long-lasting research collaborations. As part of this programme,
the University of Sheffield (UK) and Universidad Michoacan de San Nicolas...Read more

Thursday, October 13, 2016 - 18:00 to Thursday, March 9, 2017 - 20:00

Introduction
Have you ever wondered why earthquakes happen or why buildings collapse during earthquakes? Do you know that globally there are over 70,000 fatalities per year due to earthquake-induced disasters? Earthquakes can devastate communities and local economies, as happened recently in Nepal.
Sheffield volunteers are actively contributing to...Read more

Thursday, October 13, 2016 - 18:00

Introduction
Have you ever wondered why earthquakes happen or why buildings collapse during earthquakes? Do you know that globally there are over 70,000 fatalities  per year due to earthquake-induced disasters? Earthquakes can devastate communities and local economies, as happened recently in Nepal. Birkdale school is actively contributing to the...Read more

Monday, August 29, 2016 - 08:00 to Wednesday, August 31, 2016 - 20:00

Continuing the tradition of fib International PhD Symposium in Civil Engineering, the 11th edition will be held on Hongo main campus of The University of Tokyo in Tokyo, from August 29 to August 31, 2016. The event will be held under the patronage of the International Federation for Structural...Read more

Monday, June 27, 2016 - 18:00 to 20:00

Summary: This event will present experimental and analytical work undertaken in FP7 European funded Anagennisi project and open discussion with industry on their needs. The participants will learn about the properties of innovative new concretes containing tyre by‐products and potential industrial applications.

Aim of project: Anagennisi project aims to develop innovative solutions...Read more

Monday, June 27, 2016 - 09:00 to Thursday, June 30, 2016 - 13:00

This three-day meeting will bring together the participants of Anagennisi project to review progress of management activities and technical work packages, as well as to approve future direction of research effort. The meeting will be also an opportunity to showcase the achievements of the project to academics, engineers, students and...Read more

Wednesday, May 18, 2016 - 12:00 to 15:00

The revived annual PGR poster competition is back for 2016 and will be held on the 18th of May coinciding with the departmental Coffee & Cakes event (now there is no excuse not to attend!).

  • The competition is open to all PGR students and there are just 2 rules:
  • Posters
  • ...Read more