Literature Review and Assessment of Nanotechnology for Sensing of Timber Transportation Structures Literature Review and Assessment of Nanotechnology for Sensing of Timber Transportation Structures

Research Project

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Literature Review and Assessment of Nanotechnology for Sensing of Timber Transportation Structures

Researcher(s)

Principal investigators: Terry Wipf, 515-294-6979, tjwipf@iastate.edu (project list)
Brent Phares, 515-294-5879, bphares@iastate.edu (project list), Iowa State University

Project status

Completed

Start date: 09/19/08
End date: 03/31/12

Publications

Report: April 2012, Literature Review and Assessment of Nanotechnology for Sensing of Timber Transportation Structures NA (*pdf)

Related publications: Literature Review and Assessment of Nanotechnology for Sensing of Wood Transportation Structures 0 *pdf January 2010

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Sponsor(s)/partner(s)

Sponsor(s): U.S. Department of Agriculture

About the research

Abstract:

The objective of this project is to determine the state-of-the-art in nanotechnology and to determine if and how nanotechnology can be implemented in timber and the smart timber bridge concept.

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