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Earthquake Hazards Reduction Center

R&D for strengthening social capabilities of earthquake countermeasures

Earthquake Hazards Reduction Center make an effort to protect people and build resilient society by developing policies and technologies based on National comprehensive plan of earthquake disaster countermeasures.

■ Earthquake Hazards Research Team
  • • Planning National R&D Road-Map for Earthquake Hazards Reduction
  • • Leading the Cluster for Earthquake Related Organizations
  • • Improvement of Earthquake Safety Facility Certification System
  • • Research for Volcanic Ash Risk Assessment
■ Earthquake Countermeasures Research Team
  • • Construction and Share of Information Related to National Earthquake Disaster Prevention
  • • Making Customized Contents of Earthquake Disaster Prevention
  • • Development of a Technology for Supporting Earthquake Disaster Sites
■ Seismic Response Analysis Team
  • • Development of Distribution Model for Earthquake Shaking Alarm Devices
  • • Building the System for Earthquake Safety Service based on Intelligence Information Technology
  • • Quality Review and Analysis of Earthquake Acceleration Measuring Data
  • • Installation Consultation and Field Inspection of Earthquake Acceleration Measuring Devices
■ Earthquake Hazards Analysis Team
  • • Research Management of Active Fault Research Projects of related Ministries (MOIS, NSSC, MSIT)
  • • Cooperative Research Planning On National Active Faults Investigation
  • • Development of Standard Model for Liquefaction Hazard Maps and Liquefaction Response Manual