Health Monitoring of Aerospace Structures: Smart Sensor Technologies and Signal Processing

Health Monitoring of Aerospace Structures: Smart Sensor Technologies and Signal Processing

Editor(s): W. J. Staszewski, C. Boller, G. R. Tomlinson

Published Online: 10 FEB 2004

Print ISBN: 9780470843406

Online ISBN: 9780470092866

DOI: 10.1002/0470092866

About this Book

Providing quality research for the reader, this title encompasses all the recent developments in smart sensor technology for health monitoring in aerospace structures, providing a valuable introduction to damage detection techniques. Focussing on engineering applications, all chapters are written by smart structures and materials experts from aerospace manufacturers and research/academic institutions.

This key reference:

  • Discusses the most important aspects related to smart technologies for damage detection; this includes not only monitoring techniques but also aspects related to specifications, design parameters, assessment and qualification routes.
  • Presents real case studies and applications; this includes in-flight tests; the work presented goes far beyond academic research applications.
  • Displays a balance between theoretical developments and engineering applications

Table of contents

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    2. Chapter 1

      Introduction (pages 1–28)

      G. Bartelds, J. H. Heida, J. McFeat and C. Boller

    3. Chapter 3

      Operational Load Monitoring Using Optical Fibre Sensors (pages 75–123)

      P. Foote, M. Breidne, K. Levin, P. Papadopolous, I. Read, M. Signorazzi, L. K. Nilsson, R. Stubbe and A. Claesson

    4. Chapter 4

      Damage Detection Using Stress and Ultrasonic Waves (pages 125–162)

      W. J. Staszewski, C. Boller, S. Grondel, C. Biemans, E. O'Brien, C. Delebarre and G. R. Tomlinson

    5. Chapter 6

      Structural Health Monitoring Evaluation Tests (pages 207–259)

      P. A. Lloyd, R. Pressland, J. McFeat, I. Read, P. Foote, J. P. Dupuis, E. O'Brien, L. Reithler, S. Grondel, C. Delebarre, K. Levin, C. Boller, C. Biemans and W. J. Staszewski

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