The article, from EOS – Science News by AGU (American Geophysical Union), provides details on innovative approaches being employed to study basin effects. Prof. Nweke elaborates on the current limitations and future goals within the field. See more here
Prof. Nweke was invited to meet with the faculty and students in the Caltech Seismo Lab group. He presented his research on “Seismic Site Response in Sedimentary Basins”. Image above was taken looking south from the top of the famous Milikan Library which has been used to study soil-structure interactions during earthquakes for decades.
Prof. Nweke discusses aspects of his research vision with the Viterbi School of Engineering. Read more here