January 12, 2012

News: Architecture Inspired by Human Physiology at Claridad National Newspaper

http://www.claridadpuertorico.com/content.html?news=5957421D0A249D7569F971E5E80B38D5

On December 19, 2011 the most recent article of the biotectonic research by Wilfredo Mendez was published at Claridad, a national newspaper of Puerto Rico. This same article was published a few months ago at PeriĆ³dico La Estrella, another national newspaper but focused on the western region of the island. This article, which actually is a translation of a Podcast story published at CienciaPR.org was written by Dr. Wilson Gonzalez-Espada, professor at the Morehead State University.


This publication emphasize in the relevance of the biotectonic strategy as an efficient way to manage and reduce the seismic hazard over concrete buildings.