Professor Ritchie on Bay Bridge Bolt Failure
by Materials Science and Engineering
April 30, 2013
MSE faculty member Professor Robert Ritchie was interviewed recently about the Bay Bridge bolt failures, and how a tougher standard of testing could have led to the discovery of the fracture problems before installation.
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