Researchers Use Electricity to Track Moisture Flow in Concrete
Electric currents create three-dimensional maps of moisture moving through concrete specimens, revealing internal cracks....

Offshore Platform Steel Specification
The discovery in the 1980's of local brittle zones (LBZ's) in and near the heat-affected zone (HAZ) of the fabrication welds in certain offshore platform steels...

Advanced Fracture Control Procedures for Deepwater Platforms and Compliant Towers
This paper describes an integrated approach to fracture control problems – applied first as a necessary adjunct to the authors' own engineering practice, then in developing...

Detection of Fatigue Cracks in Structural Members

The Stressed Fault and the Small Fracture

U.K. Research Team Developing Concrete That Heals Its Own Cracks

Cracking the Egyptian Code: The Revolutionary Life of Jean-Francois Champollion By Andrew Robinson. New York City: Oxford University Press, 2012

Security-Related Traffic Changes on George Washington Bridge Accelerated Structural Cracking

CO2 Sequestration: Fractures are Enabling Clean Energy Options

Commentary: The Crack in the System

The Geo-Poet: Road Crack Mystery

The Geo-Poet: Road Crack Mystery

Monitoring and Quantifying Rate-Limited Mass Transfer Using Geoelectrical Measurements
Non-Fickian solute-transport behavior has been observed at research and aquifer remediationsites in diverse geologic settings. Anomalous behavior such as concentration rebound, long breakthrough...

Airports: Link Established between Pavement Deicers and Runway Cracking

Book Review: A Crack in the Edge of the World: America and the Great California Earthquake of 1906 by Simon Winchester. New York: HarperCollins Publishers, 2005

Nonlocal Integral Formulations of Plasticity and Damage: Survey of Progress
Modeling of the evolution of distributed damage such as microcracking, void formation, and softening frictional slip necessitates strain-softening constitutive models. The nonlocal continuum...

Infrastructure: Shear Cracking Leads Oregon to Reassess Bridge Strategy

Testing: New System Detects Cracks in Bridges

Finding the Cracks in Bolts

Measure the Crack Instead of Construction Vibrations

 

 

 

 

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