Past Event Overview

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Thank you for attendng SPIE Smart Structures/NDE 2013, a multidisciplinary conference devoted to smart sensors, NDE, bio-inspired and robotics systems, electroactive polymers, civil infrastructures, automotive and aerospace applications, energy harvesting, homeland security, and health monitoring. The 2014 Call for Papers opens this May.

A look back at Smart Structures/NDE 2013
2013 Technical Program (PDF 3 MB)
2013 Abstracts (PDF 2 MB)
2013 presentation topic areas
Bioinspiration, Biomimetics, and Bioreplication
Electroactive Polymer Actuators and Devices (EAPAD)
Active and Passive Smart Structures and Integrated Systems
Behavior and Mechanics of Multifunctional Materials and Composites
Industrial and Commercial Applications of Smart Structures Technologies
Nano-, Bio-, Info-Tech Sensors and Systems
Sensors and Smart Structures Technologies for Civil, Mechanical, and Aerospace Systems
Smart Sensor Phenomena, Technology, Networks, and Systems Integration
Nondestructive Characterization for Composite Materials, Aerospace Engineering, Civil Infrastructure, and Homeland Security
Health Monitoring of Structural and Biological Systems

The San Diego Zoo was back in 2013, always a highlight!

San Diego Zoo Animal Ambassador

The 2012 Presentation of 'Shaman" a Great Horned Owl.

In the news | Bio-Replication Research
SPIE Conference Chair, Prof. Akhlesh Lakhtakia, (Conference 8686); puts bio-replication research to work with his development of a "female emerald 'ash borer' decoy"


SPIE Smart Structures/NDE Exhibition: provides one-on-one interactions with a unique multidisplinary mix of scientists, engineers, and researchers from within academia, military, and industry.