Probabilistic Assessment of Existing Bridges

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OBrien, E.J., Hajializadeh, D., Sheils, E. and Enright, B. (2011) ‘A Two-Dimensional Approach to the Probabilistic Assessment of Bridge Safety’, Proceeding 2nd Iranian Conference on Reliability Engineering, Aerospace Research Institute, published online, Tehran, Iran


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