Advances in research and application of composite materials in the construction field of Japan

Teruhiko Yoda, Kohei Ando

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    Abstract

    The potential of composite materials for use in the field of construction is described on the basis of Japanese current activities on fiber reinforced plastics. The fields of major interest are: (1) large scale structures; (2) bridges; (3) railways. The seeds and needs concerning fiber reinforced plastics are fully illustrated in view of existing data in Japan.

    Original languageEnglish
    Pages (from-to)13-16
    Number of pages4
    JournalMateriaux et Techniques
    Volume82
    Issue number1-2
    Publication statusPublished - 1994 Jan

    ASJC Scopus subject areas

    • Engineering(all)

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