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Dear Visitor:

Welcome to our website!  Highlights of a research projects on the seismic response of flared columns with a gap at column-superstructure interface connections are presented on this site.  The study was funded by Caltrans through grant number 59A0069.  However, the material and opinions presented on this site are those of the authors and do not necessarily represent the views of Caltrans.  Special thanks are due Dr. Saad El-Azazy, the Caltrans Research Program Manager, for his support and advice.