Chapter 15. Sensing and Data Acquisition Issues for Damage Prognosis

  1. Daniel J. Inman4,
  2. Charles R. Farrar5,
  3. Vicente Lopes Junior6,7 and
  4. Valder Steffen Junior8
  1. Charles R. Farrar5,
  2. Phillip J. Cornwell1,
  3. Norman F. Hunter2 and
  4. Nick A.J. Lieven3

Published Online: 13 SEP 2005

DOI: 10.1002/0470869097.ch15

Damage Prognosis: For Aerospace, Civil and Mechanical Systems

Damage Prognosis: For Aerospace, Civil and Mechanical Systems

How to Cite

Farrar, C. R., Cornwell, P. J., Hunter, N. F. and Lieven, N. A.J. (2005) Sensing and Data Acquisition Issues for Damage Prognosis, in Damage Prognosis: For Aerospace, Civil and Mechanical Systems (eds D. J. Inman, C. R. Farrar, V. Lopes and V. Steffen), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/0470869097.ch15

Editor Information

  1. 4

    Center for Intelligent Material Systems and Structures, 310 Durham Hall, Mail Code 0261, Virginia Polytechnic Institute, Blacksburg, VA 24061, USA

  2. 5

    Los Alamos National Laboratory, Engineering Sciences and Applications, ESA-WR, Mail Stop T001, Los Alamos, New Mexico 87545, USA

  3. 6

    Av. Brasil, 56, 15.385-000 Ilha Solteira, SP, Brazil

  4. 7

    Universidade Estadual de São Paulo, SP, Brazil

  5. 8

    Federal University of Uberlândia, School of Mechanical Engineering, Campus Santa Monica, Uberlândia, Minas Gerais, 38400-902, Brazil

Author Information

  1. 1

    Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology, 5500 Wabash Ave., Terre Haute, IN 47803, USA

  2. 2

    Los Alamos National Laboratory, Engineering Sciences and Applications, ESA-WR, Mail Stop P946, Los Alamos, New Mexico 87545, USA

  3. 3

    Department of Aerospace Engineering, University of Bristol, Queens Building, University Walk, Bristol BS8 1TR, UK

  4. 5

    Los Alamos National Laboratory, Engineering Sciences and Applications, ESA-WR, Mail Stop T001, Los Alamos, New Mexico 87545, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 13 SEP 2005
  2. Published Print: 18 MAR 2005

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470869079

Online ISBN: 9780470869093

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Keywords:

  • data acquisition issues;
  • instrumentation;
  • damage-prognosis solutions;
  • sensing system;
  • measuring kinematic quantities;
  • microelectromechanical systems (MEMS);
  • ‘smart sensor’ concept;
  • sensor survival;
  • passive sensing systems;
  • damage-monitoring capability

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Sensing and Data Acquisition Strategies for Damage Prognosis

  • Instrumentation: Conceptual Challenges

  • Summary: Sensing and Data Acquisition

  • References