Multi-Hazard Vulnerability Assesment of Heritage Structures Workshop
Dr. Andy Oreta, Dr. Lessandro Garciano and DLSU BSMS alumnus Kirk Yu attended an Inception Workshop on the Multi-Hazard Vulnerability Assessment of Priority Cultural Heritage Structures in the Philippines held at the National Museum, Manila last Sept. 3-4, 2015. The main lecturer is Prof. Eng. Dina D'Ayala of the University College London, UK. Prof. D'Ayala has conducted researches on heritage structures in various countries in Italy, Turkey, New Zealand, Turkey, Nepal and Peru. She is the author of the FAMIVE procedure for assessing heritage structures.
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