SCHOOLS – Signalgenerix

Seismic Safety and Vulnerability Mitigation of School Buildings (SCHOOLS)

Project Overview

The SCHOOLS program: a) proposes a methodology for examining the effectiveness of retrofitting in increasing the seismic safety and reducing the vulnerability of schools, b) uses in-situ measurements for the updating of mathematical models of structures and c) proposes a methodology for rational decision making for future strengthening, taking into account economic and technical factors.

Partners Involved

  • Cyprus University of Technology
  • SignalGeneriX Ltd
  • Technical Services Ministry of Education and Culture of Cyprus

This project is co-funded by the Cyprus Research Promotion Foundation under the Framework Programme for Research, Technological Development and Innovation 2009-2010.