Activity Narrative

Students from the University of California at San Diego and Los Angeles who participated in Research Experiences For Undergraduates visited the SFSI structure and instrumented field site at Garner Valley. About 20 students made the several hour drive from San Diego and Los Angeles to see a live demonstration of the SFSI building shaker, as well as boreholes and instrumentation. Watch the video


​The UCSB Geotechnical Array monitoring program is jointly funded by Pacific Gas & Electric Company and the United States Geological Survey.

This site previously funded 2015 to 2017 by the NRC Contract#NRC-HQ-60-15-C-000, project title "Observations and Analysis of Geotechnical Data". And 2004 to 2014 by the Geoge E. Brown, Jr. Network for Earthquake Engineering Simulation (NEES) Program of the National Earthquake Hazards Reduction Program (NEHRP) of the National Science Foundation (NSF) under Award# CMMI-0927178.