We attended a literature collection and management lecture hosted by the university library. This will aid us in conducting more thorough literature review as we progress in our research activities.
Dr. Wang, who was a visiting faculty member for one year, has returned to China. We are very grateful to have been involved with his strain aging experiments. Thank you very much!
The 2023 Annual Conference of Architectural Institute of Japan was held at Kyoto University, and Dr. Matsui, Dr. Wang, and seven students from our laboratory gave presentations.
A social gathering was also held on the evening of September 14 with Prof. Emeritus Ishiyama, Prof Emeritus Midorikawa, and alumni.
Cyclic loading tests were conducted on the column-beam component!
The bracing tests, which had been conducted since April, have been completed and a total of nine specimens were loaded.
Cyclic loading test on the subassemblage of 2021 Tsukuba shake-table test was held.
The Hokkaido Branch Research and Presentation Meeting of the Architectural Institute of Japan was held at the Muroran Institute of Technology.
Nine members from our laboratory gave presentations, and Mr. Qie received the Excellent Presentation Encouragement Award!
Static cyclic test on T-FLCs was held by Qie and Martin.
Brace test has been conducted since April.
Four specimen have been tested and are now at the turnaround point.
The experimental environment of the large laboratory is being prepared. This time, frames were assembled.
The construction is now open to the public, so please take a look!