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MSU, URC Universities Develop Infrastructure Solutions

Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Potholed roads, aging water systems, and vulnerable underwater transmission lines remind residents daily of the importance of adequate and safe public infrastructure. Michigan’s three University Research Corridor (URC)…

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Low-Cost, Long-Term Bridge Safety Solution

Wednesday, September 7, 2016
Lajnef

Nizar Lajnef, associate professor of civil and environmental engineering at Michigan State University, is working with the Mackinac Bridge Authority to have prototype sensors installed underneath the Mackinac…

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Self-Powered Sensors Warn of Bridge, Building Defects

Thursday, March 19, 2015

Imagine a bridge or a dam that could sense a structural defect before it happens, diagnose what the problem will be and alert the authorities before something bad…

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