Accession Number : ADA291211

Title :   Program for Advanced Construction Technology at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

Descriptive Note : Final rept. 15 Jan 87-30 Jun 94,

Corporate Author : MASSACHUSETTS INST OF TECH CAMBRIDGE CENTER FOR CONSTRUCTION RESEARCH AND EDU CATION

PDF Url : ADA291211

Report Date : DEC 1994

Pagination or Media Count : 171

Abstract : This report summarizes the results of the Program for Advanced Construction Technology at MIT which was sponsored by the Department of Defense University Research. The research focused on advanced engineering materials, information technology, automation and robotics, remote sensing and methodologies related to technology assessment and management of construction. The report also describes: the results of a fellowship program for Ph.D. students; the impact on the graduate academic program; and the dissemination of information through various industry interaction activities.

Descriptors :   *STRUCTURAL ENGINEERING, ROBOTICS, AUTOMATION, COST ANALYSIS, CERAMIC MATERIALS, BONDED JOINTS, UNIVERSITIES, RESEARCH MANAGEMENT, CONSTRUCTION MATERIALS, ADHESIVE BONDING, FIBER REINFORCEMENT, CONSTRUCTION EQUIPMENT.

Subject Categories : Structural Engineering and Building Technology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE