Facilities

Shake Table

Six Degree of Freedom Shake Table

Allowable motion ranges up to six degrees of freedom, including translation and rotation about the three orthogonal axes.

 

 

CIRST

Cyber-physical Instrument for Real-time hybrid Structural Testing (CIRST)

Real-time hybrid testing combines simulation and physical testing to help in assessing structural integrity in large scale civil infrastructures.

 

 

Cable-stayed Experimental Model

Cable-stayed Experimental Model

Used to verify various structural health monitoring techniques.

 

 

Small-scale Earthquake Simulator

Small-scale Earthquake Simulator

Constructed by Quanser Consulting
Used as the standard shake table of the UCISTconsortium

 

 

Dynamic Motion and Measurement System

Dynamic Motion and Measurement System

Allows for the collection of real-time 3-D position data. Also able to calculate horizontal/vertical strains, and animations of the LEDs movement. Manufacturer: Metris, Inc.