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Tsunamis: Waves of Destruction

  • Date: Saturday, November 02, 2019
  • Time: 8:00pm
  • Location: Rm. 1A1, Ewart Angus Centre, NW corner McMaster Medical Centre (hospital),
  • Address: 1200 Main St. W. (Google Maps)
  • Contact: Hamilton Association secretary
  • Email: secretary@haalsa.org

Free Public Talk. Dr. Ahmed Ghobarah, a pioneer in tsunami engineering, describes such devastating waves as the Boxing Day 2004 Indian Ocean tsunami that killed approx. 300,000 people and caused staggering damage. A professor emeritus in civil engineering at McMaster, Dr. Ghobarah draws lessons in planning and construction to reduce destruction and loss of life in Canada and elsewhere. Everyone welcome. Details and parking advice re. rates and options at www.haalsa.org


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