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Dear Visitor:

Welcome to our website!  Highlights of a second phase research projects on the probabilistic based design of bridge columns are presented on this site.  The study is funded by Caltrans through grant number No. 65A0545.  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 Mr. Peter Lee, the Caltrans Research Program Manager, for his support and advice.  Mr. Abbas Tourzani, Dr. Mark Mahan, Dr. Amir Malek, and Mr. Sam Ataya of Caltrans are thanked for their many helpful comments, feedback, and interest in different aspects of the project. 

Please feel free to use the material with acknowledgement that includes statements such as “…funded by Caltrans and directed by M. Saiidi at the University of Nevada, Reno.”  We welcome your comments about this site.

M. Saiid Saiidi