The Sustainable Smart Cities Research Center at the University of Alabama at Birmingham (SSC) 
The UAB SSC is an enabling platform for interdisciplinary collaboration to understand and transform the impact of urbanization at the scientific, economic, and human levels.
Researchers estimate that by year 2050, 90 percent of Americans will live in cities. 
The future of communities worldwide demands the sustainability of environmental, social, and economic urban resources. 
The  goal of the UAB Sustainable Smart Cities Research Center is to foster cross-disciplinary research, training and outreach that integrate health, socio-economic impacts, and infrastructure design to develop innovative solutions for sustainable smart cities and communities. 
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The University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) 
Hoehn Engineering Building
1075 - 13th Street South 
Birmingham, Alabama 35294


SSC composites symposium



June 18-20, 2013

Birmingham, Alabama


Engineered Composites Revolutionize:

      • Defense
      • Power
      • Energy
      • Transportation
      • Infrastructure
      • Emerging Applications


UAB Alys Stephens Center 

1200 10th Avenue South, Birmingham, AL 35294


Program and Online Registration 






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