Michel Bruneau, a professor in UB’s Department of Civil,
Structural and Environmental Engineering and Amit Varma of Purdue
University have received over $750,000 in research grants from the
Charles Pankow Foundation in partnership with the American
Institute of Steel Construction (AISC).
UB’s MCEER, as part of a consortium with other research
associations and companies, received a significant grant from the
U.S. Department of Energy for a project entitled Seismic
Isolation of Major Advanced Reactor Systems for Economic
Improvement and Safety Assurance.