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Denver, Colorado, United States
4 - 8 March 2018
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Technologies for nondestructive evaluation, structural health monitoring, advanced materials, and engineered biorobotics

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SPIE Smart Structures + Nondestructive Evaluation showcases the latest research in advanced materials, electroactive polymers (EAP), bioinspiration and biomimetics for robotics design, along with energy harvesting, sensor networks, nondestructive evaluation (NDE) and structural health monitoring (SHM) for automotive, aerospace, civil infrastructure, smart factories, and Industry 4.0.


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Ten conferences offering over 800 papers

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Six world-class plenary presentations for 2018


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Denver - more than what you think


Denver, Colorado is a walkable, outdoor city with 300 days of sunshine, brilliant blue skies and breathtaking mountain scenery. A place of rich ethnic history and diverse cultural heritage, it boasts the largest art gallery district and the USA's longest commercial street that is a treasure trove for live entertainment, independent films, eateries and classic shops. 

The downtown core comes complete with a hip, historic district, a huge independent bookstore, brewpubs, and dozens of dining and nightlife options. Once a stop for jazz greats, neighborhoods still hum with coffeehouses, museums, taprooms, festivals and mouthwatering soul food and BBQ. 

The city is also home to eight museums, boasts seven professional teams and six sports stadiums, and offers 14,000 acres of scenic beauty and trails in the nearby Rockies. Explore The Mile High City without ever needing a car. Getting into the city center is now easier with direct rail service from Denver International Airport to Denver Union Station. 

Whether you're a seasoned visitor to Denver or here for the first time, there’s much to see and do in the city ranked #22 by U.S. News & World Report for Best Places to Visit in the USA.

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