IAEA and Experts to Assess Onagawa Plant

The week of July 30th, the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) and a select group of foreign experts will examine the Onagawa nuclear plant in northeastern Japan. Woody is honored to be a member of this team. For more information and the video, please visit IAEA to assess quake resistance at Onagawa plant by NHK …

PerfectWave ®

PerfectWave® is proprietary software of Applied Fluids Engineering, Inc. Applied Fluids Engineering and its partner LR Scandpower are pleased to announce Probabilistic Tsunami Hazard Assessment (PTHA) consulting and software services. PerfectWave® is the leading state of the art PTHA software modeling tool, producing probability distribution functions for earthquake tsunami, landslide tsunami, and volcanic tsunami to …

Unforeseen Events, Resilience, and PRA

I gave a presentation at the second Resilience Engineering Symposium on November 6th, 2006.  The accompanying article was included in the book, Resilience Engineering: Remaining Sensitive to the Possibilities of Failure, E. Hollnagel, et. al, editors (Ashgate Press), 2007, under the title “Unexampled Events, Resilience, and PRA”. The words of the presentation have remained the …