NJIT Newsroom tagged with "silos" Updates about what's happening on and around the NJIT campus. http://www.njit.edu/news en-us 2014 New Jersey Institute of Technology http://www.njit.edu/uicomponents/images/sub_logo.gif New Jersey Institute of Technology http://www.njit.edu 60 To Improve Forecasting Earthquakes, NJIT Mathematician Studies Grains http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-447.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-447.phpMon, 22 Dec 2008 00:00:00 -0500 A new and better way to predict earthquakes and avalanches may soon be available to forecasters thanks to mathematical research underway at NJIT.   Using mathematical modeling, researchers are investigating how forces and pressures propagate through granular materials. 

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