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August 18th, 2010
Engineer Builds Bridge Sensors to Provide Early Warning

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BALTIMOTE SUN – An Iranian immigrant and electrical engineer at the University of Maryland, College Park, Kalantari has devised what he calls a lightweight, low-power, wireless sensor that he hopes will detect weaknesses in bridges and other infrastructure before they can turn into calamities such as the collapse of the Interstate 35W bridge that killed 13 people in Minneapolis in 2007. Read More

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