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Jun 27, 2013: Ting Lin gave an invited seminar entitled "Performance-Based Engineering: Opportunities for Integrating Research and Teaching" in the Department of Civil, Construction and Environmental Engineering at Marquette University in Milwaukee, WI, USA.

Jun 20, 2013: Ting Lin presented a paper entitled "Introducing Adaptive Incremental Dynamic Analysis: A new tool for linking ground motion selection and structural response assessment", coauthored by Jack Baker, at the 11th International Conference on Structural Safety & Reliability (ICOSSAR 2013) Mini-Symposium "Young Researchers in Performance-Based Earthquake Engineering" at Columbia University in New York, NY, USA.

Apr 29 2013: Congratulations to the NASCAR Hall of Fame in Charlotte, NC, USA for winning the AISC Ideas2 National Award.

Apr 15, 2013: Ting Lin gave an invited seminar entitled "Earthquake Engineering Systems: Where it all Begins" in the Department of Mechanical and Civil Engineering at the California Institute of Technology in Pasadena, CA, USA.

Mar 21, 2013: Ting Lin's paper entitled "Conditional Spectrum Computation Incorporating Multiple Causal Earthquakes and Ground-Motion Prediction Models", coauthored by Steve Harmsen, Jack Baker, and Nico Luco, appeared in the Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America in Volume 103, Issue 2a.

Mar 21, 2013: Ting Lin's paper entitled "Conditional-Spectrum-based ground motion selection. Part II: Intensity-based assessments and evaluation of alternative target spectra", coauthored by Curt Haselton and Jack Baker, was accepted for publication in Earthquake Engineering and Structural Dynamics.

Mar 21, 2013: Ting Lin's paper entitled "Conditional-Spectrum-based ground motion selection. Part I: Hazard consistency for risk-based assessments", coauthored by Curt Haselton and Jack Baker, was accepted for publication in Earthquake Engineering and Structural Dynamics.

Mar 1-2, 2013: Greg Deierlein presented a paper entitled "Influence of ground motion spectral shape and duration on seismic collapse risk", coauthored by Reagan Chandramohan, Ting Lin, and Jack Baker at the 10th International Conference on Urban Earthquake Engineering (CUEE) at the Tokyo Institute of Technology in Tokyo, Japan.

Feb 14, 2013: Nirmal Jayaram, Ting Lin, and Jack Baker received the 2011 Earthquake Spectra Outstanding Paper Award for the paper "A Computationally Efficient Ground-Motion Selection Algorithm for Matching a Target Response Spectrum Mean and Variance" at the 2013 Earthquake Engineering Research Institute (EERI) Annual Meeting in Seattle, Washington, USA.

Oct 26-27, 2012: Ting Lin gave an invited talk entitled "Ground Motion Selection for Performance-Based Earthquake Engineering of Systems: Challenges and Opportunities" at the 2012 PEER Annual Meeting in Berkeley, California, USA.

Mar 26-28, 2012: Ting Lin gave an invited seminar entitled "From Ground Motion Selection to Multi-Hazard Sustainability" in the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering and Earth Sciences at the University of Notre Dame in Notre Dame, Indiana, USA.

Feb 21, 2012: Ting Lin gave an invited lecture entitled "Multi-hazard system risk analysis" in the interdisciplinary course on "Understanding Natural Hazards, Quantifying Risk, and Increasing Resilience in Highly Urbanized Regions" in the Stanford School of Earth Sciences.

Feb 16, 2012: The National Institute of Standards and Technology report "Selecting and Scaling Earthquake Ground Motions for Performing Response-History Analyses (NIST GCR 11-917-15)" prepared by the NEHRP Consultants Joint Venture is now available.

Jan 27, 2012: Ting Lin received an award for her research showcase at the Opportunity Job Fair Reception presented by the Stanford School of Engineering and the Engineering Diversity Programs.

Jan 20, 2012: Ting Lin will be presenting a paper entitled "Probabilistic Sea-Level Rise Hazard Analysis" under Track 1: Climate Change at the Asian-Pacific Symposium on Structural Reliability and its Applications (APSSRA) on "Sustainable Civil Infrastructures - Hazards, Risk, Uncertainty" in Singapore on May 23-25, 2012.

Nov 29, 2011: Congratulations to Stanford Opera Workshop's 2011 production of Mozart's 7 Deadly Sins for being awarded 3rd Prize in Division I of the National Opera Association Opera Production Competition.

Nov 9, 2011: Ting Lin gave an invited talk on the use of Conditional Spectrum, coauthored by Jack Baker and Curt Haselton, at the Coordination Meeting of the PEER Ground Motion Selection and Modification (GMSM) Program and the SCEC Ground Motion Simulation and Validation (GMSV) Technical Activity Group in Berkeley, California, USA.

Sep 29-30, 2011: Ting Lin gave an invited talk at the Young Researcher Session and presented a poster entitled "Ground motion selection using Conditional Spectrum: Impact of target response spectrum variance on structural response estimates" at the 2011 PEER Annual Meeting in Berkeley, California, USA.

Sep 20, 2011: Jack Baker gave a talk on the use of Conditional Spectrum, coauthored by Ting Lin and Curt Haselton, at the National Earthquake Hazards Reduction Program (NEHRP) Consultants Joint Venture (Task Order 9) Workshop on "Improved Procedures for Selecting and Scaling Earthquake Ground Motions for Performing Time-History Analysis" in Burlingame, California, USA.

Aug 17, 2011: Jack Baker and Ting Lin gave a talk on the study of Conditional Mean Spectrum method, coauthored by Curt Haselton, at the Applied Technology Council, ATC-82 Joint Project Technical Committee (PTC) and Project Review Panel (PRP) Meeting in San Francisco, California, USA.

Jun 25, 2011: Jack Baker gave an invited talk entitled "Ground Motion Selection for Performance-Based Earthquake Engineering: Effect of Target Spectrum and Conditioning Period," coauthored by Ting Lin and Curt Haselton, at the Bled4 Workshop on "Performance Based Seismic Engineering - Vision for an Earthquake-Resilient Society" in Bled, Slovenia.

Jun 3, 2011: Ting Lin gave a talk entitled "Effects of Conditioning Period and Record Selection Strategy on Structural Reliability Calculations" at the PEER Ground Motion Selection and Modification Working Group Meeting in Berkeley, California, USA.

Apr 15, 2011: Nirmal Jayaram gave a talk entitled "A Computationally Efficient Ground-Motion Selection Algorithm for Matching a Target Response Spectrum Mean and Variance," coauthored by Ting Lin and Jack Baker, at the 2011 Annual Meeting of the Seismological Society of America in Memphis, Tennessee, USA.

Feb 15, 2011: Ting Lin gave an invited talk entitled "Conditional Mean Spectrum: Implementation for Ground Motion Selection" at the 2011 San Francisco Geotechnical Institute (SFGI) Research Workshop in Oakland, California, USA.

Jan 14-15, 2011: Ting Lin visited the epicentral areas affected by the Feb 27, 2010 Maule Earthquake (M8.8) and Jan 2, 2011 Araucania Earthquake (M7.1) in Concepcion and Arauco, Chile.

Jan 10-13, 2011: Ting Lin presented a paper entitled "Probabilistic Seismic Hazard Deaggregation of Ground Motion Prediction Models" at the 5th International Geotechnical Earthquake Engineering Conference (5 ICEGE) in Santiago, Chile.

Nov 19, 2010: Ting Lin gave an invited talk entitled "Refinements to the Conditional Mean Spectra: Incorporating Multiple Causal Earthquakes and Multiple Ground Motion Prediction Models" and served on a panel at the 2010 Consortium of Organizations for Strong Ground Motion Observation Systems (COSMOS) Technical Session with the theme of "Issues Associated with Applying Conditional Mean Spectra to the Selection and Scaling of Design Ground Motions" in Millbrae, California, USA.

Oct 8-9, 2010: Ting Lin presented a poster entitled "Advancement of Hazard-Consistent Ground Motion Selection: Refinements to Conditional Mean Spectrum Calculations" at the Quake Summit 2010 in San Francisco, California, USA.

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