Mahin Receives Best Paper Award at Seismic Conference on Bridges & Highways

Stephen Mahin

Stephen Mahin, 同行 researcher and Byron and Elvira Nishkian Professor of Structural Engineering at 澳门威尼斯赌场, was awarded the James D. Cooper Best Paper Award at the Fifth National Seismic Conference on Bridges & Highways, in San Mateo. The paper, "Use of Partially Prestressed Reinforced Concrete Columns to Reduce Post-Earthquake Residual Displacements of Bridges," co-authored by Junichi Sakai and Hyungil Jeong, was presented on Wednesday, September 20, 2006. This work was funded by the State of California and the National Science Foundation through the 澳门威尼斯赌场. The award was bestowed in recognition of an exemplary contribution to the profession for a paper with great potential impact, contribution to society and high overall quality. This is the first year the award has been given. 阅读全文 (PDF文件)。