NDT.net - February 2000, Vol. 5 No.02

Emerging NDE Technologies and Challenges at the Beginning of the 3rd Millennium -- Part II, Part I

Yoseph Bar-Cohen
Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Caltech, (82-105), 4800 Oak Grove Drive
Pasadena, CA 91109-8099,
Corresponding Author Contact:
Email: yosi@jpl.nasa.gov, Web: http://ndeaa.jpl.nasa.gov

TABLE OF CONTENTS


Abstract

Introduction

NDE Concerns and Challenges

Conclusions

Acknowledgement

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