- Author : Ming L. Wang
- Release Date : 29 September 2021
- Publisher : Woodhead Pub Limited
- Genre : Technology & Engineering
- Pages : 598
- ISBN 13 : 0857094327
Download or read book entitled Sensor Technologies for Civil Infrastructures written by Ming L. Wang and published by Woodhead Pub Limited online. This book was released on 29 September 2021 with total pages 598. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: Sensors for civil infrastructure performance assessment and health monitoring have evolved significantly over the past decade with advances through high speed and low-cost electronic circuits, advances in fabrication and manufacturing methodologies, use of novel “smart” materials, and development of highly efficient signal validation and processing methods. Volume 1 of this two-volume series describes sensing hardware and data collection covering a variety of sensors, including fiber optic systems, acoustic emission, piezoelectric sensors, and electromagnetic sensors, ultrasonic methods, radar and millimeter wave technology, strain gauges, micro-electro-mechanical systems (MEMS), multifunctional materials and nanotechnology for sensing, and vision-based sensing and lasers.