Sensor Technologies for Civil Infrastructures

Written By Ming L. Wang
Sensor Technologies for Civil Infrastructures
  • Publsiher : Elsevier
  • Release : 26 April 2014
  • ISBN : 0857099132
  • Pages : 598 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Read or download book entitled Sensor Technologies for Civil Infrastructures written by Ming L. Wang which was release on 26 April 2014, this book published by Elsevier. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: Sensors are used for civil infrastructure performance assessment and health monitoring, and have evolved significantly through developments in materials and methodologies. Sensor Technologies for Civil Infrastructure Volume I provides an overview of sensor hardware and its use in data collection. The first chapters provide an introduction to sensing for structural performance assessment and health monitoring, and an overview of commonly used sensors and their data acquisition systems. Further chapters address different types of sensor including piezoelectric transducers, fiber optic sensors, acoustic emission sensors, and electromagnetic sensors, and the use of these sensors for assessing and monitoring civil infrastructures. Developments in technologies applied to civil infrastructure performance assessment are also discussed, including radar technology, micro-electro-mechanical systems (MEMS) and nanotechnology. Sensor Technologies for Civil Infrastructure provides a standard reference for structural and civil engineers, electronics engineers, and academics with an interest in the field. Describes sensing hardware and data collection, covering a variety of sensors Examines fiber optic systems, acoustic emission, piezoelectric sensors, electromagnetic sensors, ultrasonic methods, and radar and millimeter wave technology Covers strain gauges, micro-electro-mechanical systems (MEMS), multifunctional materials and nanotechnology for sensing, and vision-based sensing and lasers

Sensor Technologies for Civil Infrastructures

Sensor Technologies for Civil Infrastructures
  • Author : Ming L. Wang,Jerome P. Lynch,Hoon Sohn
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2014-04-26
  • Total pages : 598
  • ISBN : 0857099132
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Summary : Sensors are used for civil infrastructure performance assessment and health monitoring, and have evolved significantly through developments in materials and methodologies. Sensor Technologies for Civil Infrastructure Volume I provides an overview of sensor hardware and its use in data collection. The first chapters provide an introduction to sensing for structural ...

Sensor Technologies for Civil Infrastructures

Sensor Technologies for Civil Infrastructures
  • Author : Ming L. Wang,Jerome P. Lynch,Hoon Sohn
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2014-05-19
  • Total pages : 738
  • ISBN : 0857099132
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Summary : Sensors are used for civil infrastructure performance assessment and health monitoring, and have evolved significantly through developments in materials and methodologies. Sensor Technologies for Civil Infrastructure Volume II provides an overview of sensor data analysis and case studies in assessing and monitoring civil infrastructures. Part one focuses on sensor data ...

Sensor Technologies for Civil Infrastructures

Sensor Technologies for Civil Infrastructures
  • Author : Ming L. Wang,Jerome P. Lynch,Hoon Sohn
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release Date : 2021-11-15
  • Total pages : 825
  • ISBN : 0857099132
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Summary : Sensor Technologies for Civil Infrastructure, Volume 1: Sensing Hardware and Data Collection Methods for Performance Assessment, Second Edition, provides an overview of sensor hardware and its use in data collection. The first chapters provide an introduction to sensing for structural performance assessment and health monitoring, and an overview of commonly used ...

Structural Health Monitoring of Civil Infrastructure Systems

Structural Health Monitoring of Civil Infrastructure Systems
  • Author : Vistasp M. Karbhari,F Ansari
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2009-08-25
  • Total pages : 552
  • ISBN : 0857099132
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Summary : Structural health monitoring is an extremely important methodology in evaluating the ‘health’ of a structure by assessing the level of deterioration and remaining service life of civil infrastructure systems. This book reviews key developments in research, technologies and applications in this area of civil engineering. It discusses ways of obtaining ...

Sensing Issues in Civil Structural Health Monitoring

Sensing Issues in Civil Structural Health Monitoring
  • Author : Farhad Ansari
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2005-07-14
  • Total pages : 527
  • ISBN : 0857099132
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Summary : Civil infrastructure systems are generally the most expensive assets in any country, and these systems are deteriorating at an alarming rate. In addition, these systems have a long service life in comparison to most other commercial products. As well, the introduction of intelligent materials and innovative design approaches in these ...

World Forum on Smart Materials and Smart Structures Technology

World Forum on Smart Materials and Smart Structures Technology
  • Author : B.F. Spencer Jr.,M. Tomizuka,C.B. Yun,W.M. Chen,R.W. Chen
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2008-06-23
  • Total pages : 840
  • ISBN : 0857099132
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Summary : This collection of almost 300 articles provides the critical knowledge and technological bases required for meeting one of the ultimate engineering challenges: the design and construction of smart structures and systems. It meets that trend that research in smart materials and structures seeks to apply multifunctional capabilities. Contributions deal with the ...

New Developments in Sensing Technology for Structural Health Monitoring

New Developments in Sensing Technology for Structural Health Monitoring
  • Author : Subhas Chandra Mukhopadhyay
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2011-07-14
  • Total pages : 427
  • ISBN : 0857099132
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Summary : The book has focussed on the different aspects of sensing technology, i.e. high reliability, adaptability, recalibration, information processing, data fusion, validation and integration of novel and high performance sensors specifically aims to use to inspect mechanical health of structure and similar applications. This book is dedicated to Sensing systems ...

Structural Health Monitoring of Large Civil Engineering Structures

Structural Health Monitoring of Large Civil Engineering Structures
  • Author : Hua-Peng Chen
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2018-04-09
  • Total pages : 336
  • ISBN : 0857099132
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Summary : The book will provide a critical review of key developments in the structural health monitoring technologies applied to civil engineering structures. It covers all aspects required for such monitoring in the field, including sensors and networks, data acquisition and processing, damage detection techniques and damage prognostics techniques. A number of ...

Computer Vision for Structural Dynamics and Health Monitoring

Computer Vision for Structural Dynamics and Health Monitoring
  • Author : Dongming Feng,Maria Q. Feng
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2021-01-11
  • Total pages : 256
  • ISBN : 0857099132
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Summary : Provides comprehensive coverage of theory and hands-on implementation of computer vision-based sensors for structural health monitoring This book is the first to fill the gap between scientific research of computer vision and its practical applications for structural health monitoring (SHM). It provides a complete, state-of-the-art review of the collective experience ...

Wireless Sensor Networks for Civil Infrastructure Monitoring

Wireless Sensor Networks for Civil Infrastructure Monitoring
  • Author : David Rodenas-Herráiz,Ken'ichi Soga,Paul R. A. Fidler,Nicholas De Battista
  • Publisher : Cambridge Centre for Smart Infrastructure and Construction
  • Release Date : 2016
  • Total pages : 210
  • ISBN : 0857099132
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Summary : This guide is intended to offer best practice guidance compiled from recent research and development from both industry and academia on the monitoring of civil engineering infrastructure with wireless sensor network technology. It is designed to provide a well-defined strategy for the implementation of WSNs in infrastructure and to make ...

Sensor Systems and Networks

Sensor Systems and Networks
  • Author : Kara J. Peters
  • Publisher : Society of Photo Optical
  • Release Date : 2007
  • Total pages : 526
  • ISBN : 0857099132
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Summary : Proceedings of SPIE present the original research papers presented at SPIE conferences and other high-quality conferences in the broad-ranging fields of optics and photonics. These books provide prompt access to the latest innovations in research and technology in their respective fields. Proceedings of SPIE are among the most cited references ...

Structural Health Monitoring 2011

Structural Health Monitoring 2011
  • Author : Fu-Kuo Chang
  • Publisher : DEStech Publications, Inc
  • Release Date : 2011
  • Total pages : 2704
  • ISBN : 0857099132
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Summary : This 2-volume set of books, comprising over 2,700 total pages, presents 325 fully original presentations on recent advances in structural health monitoring, as applied to commercial and military aircraft (manned and unmanned), high-rise buildings, wind turbines, civil infrastructure, power plants and ships. One general theme of the books is how SHM can ...

Health Monitoring and Smart Nondestructive Evaluation of Structural and Biological Systems

Health Monitoring and Smart Nondestructive Evaluation of Structural and Biological Systems
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2006
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 0857099132
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Applications of Fiber Optic Sensors in Engineering Mechanics

Applications of Fiber Optic Sensors in Engineering Mechanics
  • Author : Farhad Ansari
  • Publisher : Amer Society of Civil Engineers
  • Release Date : 1993
  • Total pages : 330
  • ISBN : 0857099132
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Summary : This report describes the current state of the art for fiber optic technology and the possibility of its use in civil structures....

Nondestructive Evaluation and Health Monitoring of Aerospace Materials and Civil Infrastructures

Nondestructive Evaluation and Health Monitoring of Aerospace Materials and Civil Infrastructures
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2002
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 0857099132
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