Have an attendance code? Sign In to enter it. This live web event has ended. Thank you for attending. Contributors Anindya Dutta, PhD, S.E. Anindya Dutta, PhD, S.E., has provided analysis and design of a variety structures in high seismic zones. Dr. Dutta’s experience also includes seismic evaluation and strengthening of low to high rise structures. He has taught graduate and undergraduate level courses on concrete design and structural analysis at the State University of New York at Buffalo and is a regular lecturer at the San Francisco State University’s graduate program. He has authored a number of technical reports and journal papers as well as served as a member of the review board for ASCE’s Structural Engineering Journal. Kenneth Tam, S.E. Kenneth Tam. S.E., is a Senior Project Manager at Simpson Gumpertz & Heger in San Francisco. With over 20 years of experience, he specializes in the structural design, evaluation, and seismic retrofit of wood, steel, and reinforced concrete buildings. He has been involved in projects using buckling restrained braces for new construction as well as for retrofit application in the US and New Zealand. He has authored technical papers published in AISC Engineering Journal and the Bulletin of the New Zealand Society for Earthquake Engineering. He has also served on various sub-committees ASCE 41.