Dynamic Designs: Contest to design earthquake-resistant building

Dynamic Designs challenges your team to design an earthquake-resistant building.

Your creative design proposals will be judged by earthquake engineering specialists from the University of Bristol, who will select a shortlist of 12 teams to compete in the final. There, you'll be asked to present your proposals to a panel of expert judges. Your team will also need to construct a model and test it on the 'shaking table' to see how it stands up to a simulated earthquake.

Registration: 23 July 2010
The Final: 30 September 2010
Venue: Department of Earthquake Engineering, IIT Roorkee
Prizes: Trophy, Brand new laptops, digital cameras, mobile phones