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Researchers Building Lightweight "Bridge For The 21st Century"

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January 28, 1999
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University Of Missouri-Rolla
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The bridge of the 21st century won't be made of concrete and steel, but of strong, lightweight materials equipped with electronic and optical sensors that warn engineers of any potential structural problems.

ROLLA, Mo. -- The bridge of the 21st century won't be made of concrete and steel, but of strong, lightweight materials equipped with electronic and optical sensors that warn engineers of any potential structural problems.


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