The NEES Wind tower project is testing for two weeks on the NEES@RPI centrifuge. For more information on the project, consult its project page here!
The Mine Tailings Test is running on the centrifuge in early May. To find out more about this test, see its project page here.
The Twall project is kicking off several weeks of testing on the centrifuge. For more information on the project, check out the project page here!
On August 7th, RPI participated in the Annual Quake Summit that was held in Reno, Nevada this year at the University of Reno. Some of the 14 NEES sites have showcased their equipment/displays/posters. A showcase of mini-centrifuge in-flight has been displayed and Summit participants (students, researchers, professors) have had an opportunity to see the centrifuge
On July 23rd, 2013, Geotechnical Centrifuge Lab opened its door for tour and presentation to about 10 students (four females) that were interested in visiting the lab space. These students are part of the group of high school students that participated in the STEM program here at RPI. Presentation about the lab, demo of mini-centrifuge