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Sensor Technologies for Civil Infrastructures - 2nd Edition - ISBN: 9780081027066

Sensor Technologies for Civil Infrastructures

2nd Edition

Volume 2: Applications in Structural Health Monitoring

Editors: Ming Wang Jerome Lynch Hoon Sohn
Paperback ISBN: 9780081027066
Imprint: Woodhead Publishing
Published Date: 1st July 2021
Page Count: 875
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Table of Contents

Part 1. Applications
1. Sensing solutions for assessing and monitoring bridges
2. Sensing solutions for assessing and monitoring super-tall structures
3. Seismic Monitoring Solutions for Buildings
4. Sensing solutions for assessing and monitoring dams
5. Sensing solutions for assessing and monitoring tunnels
6. Sensing solutions for assessing and monitoring subsurface utilities
7. Sensing solutions for assessing the stability of levees, sinkholes and landslides
8. Sensing solutions for assessing and monitoring pipeline systems
9. Sensing solutions for assessing and monitoring roads
10. Sensing solutions for assessing and monitoring high-speed railroads
11. Sensing solutions for assessing and monitoring underwater systems
12. Sensing solutions for assessing and monitoring offshore structures
13. Sensing solutions for assessing and monitoring wind turbines
14. Sensing solutions for assessing and monitoring nuclear power plants (NPPs)
15. Sensing solutions for assessing and monitoring naval systems
16. Diagnostic solutions for assessing and monitoring sensors

Part 2: Futuristic Technology
17. Nonlinear acoustic and ultrasound methods for assessing and monitoring civil infrastructures
18. Multifunctional materials and nanotechnology for assessing and monitoring civil infrastructures
19. Unmanned Aerial Systems
20. UAV Application in Post-Hazard Event Reconnaissance and Site Assessment
21. Permanent installation of wireless structural monitoring systems in infrastructure systems
22. Big Data analysis for civil infrastructure sensing


Description

Sensor Technologies for Civil Infrastructure, Volume 2: Applications in Structural Health Monitoring, Second Edition, provides an overview of sensor applications and a new section on future and emerging technologies. Part one is made up of case studies in assessing and monitoring specific structures such as bridges, towers, buildings, dams, tunnels, pipelines, and roads. The new edition also includes sensing solutions for assessing and monitoring of naval systems. Part two reviews emerging technologies for sensing and data analysis including diagnostic solutions for assessing and monitoring sensors, unmanned aerial systems, and UAV application in post-hazard event reconnaissance and site assessment.

Key Features

  • Includes case studies in assessing structures such as bridges, buildings, super-tall towers, dams, tunnels, wind turbines, railroad tracks, nuclear power plants, offshore structures, naval systems, levees, and pipelines
  • Reviews future and emerging technologies and techniques including unmanned aerial systems, LIDAR, and ultrasonic and infrared sensing
  • Describes latest emerging techniques in data analysis such as diagnostic solutions for assessing and monitoring sensors and big data analysis

Readership

Structural and civil engineers, electronics engineers in academia and industry


Details

No. of pages:
875
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Woodhead Publishing 2021
Published:
1st July 2021
Imprint:
Woodhead Publishing
Paperback ISBN:
9780081027066

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About the Editors

Ming Wang

Distinguished Professor, Civil and Environmental Engineering, Northeastern University, USA.

Affiliations and Expertise

Northeastern University, USA

Jerome Lynch

Jerome P. Lynch is Associate Professor in the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at University of Michigan, USA.

Affiliations and Expertise

Associate Professor, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Michigan, USA

Hoon Sohn

Professor Hoon Sohn works at the Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology, Korea.

Affiliations and Expertise

Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology, Korea