Contact Information

Biswajit Dasgupta, Ph.D.
(210) 522-6815
bdasgupta@swri.org

Geotechnical Engineering

Image: SwRI conducts seismic fragility assessments of structural and mechanical systems for nuclear facilities to assess seismic risk. This figure shows fragility of a reinforced concrete shear wall. Image: SwRI conducts seismic fragility assessments of structural and mechanical systems for nuclear facilities to assess seismic risk. This figure shows fragility of a reinforced concrete shear wall.

SwRI conducts seismic fragility assessments of structural and mechanical systems for nuclear facilities to assess seismic risk. This figure shows fragility of a reinforced concrete shear wall.

Soil mechanics and foundation engineering experience and expertise acquired by engineers at Southwest Research Institute (SwRI) allows us to offer assistance in the following areas:

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04/15/14