9th German-Japanese Bridge Symposium

Kyoto, Japan,
September 10-11  2012


   What is the aim of the
  German-Japanese Bridge Symposium?


The aim of the 9th German-Japanese Joint Symposium is not only the exchange of knowledge and discussion on various technical topics on steel and composite bridges but also the encouragement of friendship among engineers and researchers in both countries. The main theme of this symposium is Eridge environment and refurbishE The papers to be presented for the symposium are preferred to fall into one of the following topics:

  • safety of bridges (theme topic)
  • maintenance and monitoring of bridges (theme topic)
  • design and construction of steel, composite and concrete bridges
  • fatigue and strength of steel bridges
  • railway and road bridges.
  • natural disaster (earthquake, tsunami, etc.)