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Volume 2014 (2014), Article ID 936832, 13 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2014/936832
Research Article

Full-Scale Measurements and System Identification on Sutong Cable-Stayed Bridge during Typhoon Fung-Wong

1Key Laboratory of C&PC Structures of Ministry of Education, Southeast University, No. 2 Sipailou, Nanjing 210096, China
2School of Civil Engineering, Southeast University, No. 2 Sipailou, Nanjing 210096, China
3Department of Civil, Environmental & Architectural Engineering, The University of Kansas, 1530 West 15th Street, Lawrence, KS 66045, USA

Received 3 April 2014; Accepted 6 May 2014; Published 3 June 2014

Academic Editor: Xiao-Wei Ye

Copyright © 2014 Hao Wang et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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