Railroad Bridge Monitoring Case Study: Little Calumet River Bridge

Authors:

Fernando Moreu, Robin Kim, Kirill Mechitov, and Billie F. Spencer, Jr.

Affiliations: 

University of New Mexico, Korea Institute of Civil engineering and building Technology Fire Research Center, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Date Submitted: May 10th, 2016

Key Terms: 

Life load testing, dynamic testing, wireless sensors, system identification, railroad bridge testing

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Monitoring case study: Government Bridge

Authors:
Soojin Cho, Ryan Giles, Kirill Mechitov, and Billie F. Spencer, Jr.

Affiliations:
University of Seoul, Stony Brook University, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Date Submitted:
May 6th, 2016

Key Terms: 
Wireless sensor network, swing bridge, multimetric structural health monitoring, system identification, event detection.

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Monitoring case study: 2nd Jindo Bridge

Authors:
Jongwoong Park, Soojin Cho, Hyung-Jo Jung, Jian Li, Kirill Mechitov, and Billie F. Spencer, Jr.

Affiliations:
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, University of Seoul, Korean Advanced Institute of Science and Technology, University of Kansas

Date Submitted:
May 6th, 2016

Key Terms: 
Wireless sensor network, long-term structural health monitoring, cable-stayed bridge, system identification, cable tension monitoring.

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Monitoring case study: Mahomet Bridge

Authors:
Shinae Jang, Jian Li, Kirill Mechitov, and Billie F. Spencer, Jr.

Affiliations:
University of Connecticut, University of Kansas, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.

Date Submitted:
May 6th, 2016

Key Terms: 
Wireless sensor network, truss bridge, decentralized damage detection, dynamic testing.

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Implementation of the SmartSync Concept on the Burj Khalifa: An Application of Structural Identification for Tall Buildings

Authors:
Tracy Kijewski-Correa, Dae Kun Kwon, Andrew Bartolini, Ahsan Kareem, and Ahmad Abdelrazaq

Affiliations:
Dept. of Civil & Environmental Engineering & Earth Sciences, Univ. of Notre Dame Dept. of Civil & Environmental Engineering & Earth Sciences, Univ. of Notre Dame Dept. of Civil & Environmental Engineering & Earth Sciences, Univ. of Notre Dame Dept. of Civil & Environmental Engineering & Earth Sciences, Univ. of Notre Dame Highrise and Complex Building Division, Samsung C&T Corp., Seoul

Date Submitted:February 22nd, 2016

Key Terms:  tall building, wind effects, DAQ over LAN, GPS, tilt, acceleration

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Rail monitoring from the dynamic response of a passenger train.

Authors:
George Lederman, Jacobo Bielak, and Hae Young Noh

Affiliations:
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Carnegie Mellon University

Date Submitted:February 22nd, 2016

Key Terms:  rail maintenance; signal processing; change detection; vehicle-based inspection; data acquisition; position uncertainty

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Damage Quantification from Point Clouds for Finite Element Model Calibration

Authors:
Mohammad Ebrahim Mohammadi, Seyedsina Yousefianmoghadam, Richard L. Wood, and
Andreas Stavridis

Affiliations:
University of Nebraska-Lincoln, University at Buffalo, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, and University at Buffalo

Date Submitted:February 12th, 2016

Key Terms:  damage identification, point clouds, light detection and ranging, finite element model updating

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Structural Health Monitoring of Bridge Abutments using Imaging Radar and Digital Image Correlation

Authors:
Tzuyang Yu, Jones Owusu Twumasi, Viet Le, Chris Nonis, Daniel Reagan, and Chris Niezrecki

Affiliations:
Dept. of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Massachusetts Lowell, Lowell, MA, 01854
Dept. of Mechanical Engineering, University of Massachusetts Lowell, Lowell, MA, 01854

Date Submitted:February 12th, 2016

Key Terms:  Imaging radar, digital image correlation, bridge abutment, surface distressing, subsurface rebar detection

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Monitoring of the Sunrise Movable Bridge

Authors: Mustafa Gul and F. Necati Catbas

Affiliations: Dept. of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB, Canada and Civil, Environmental and Construction Engineering Department, University of Central Florida Orlando, FL, US

Date Submitted:October 21st, 2015

Key Terms:  Long-term monitoring, Maintenance, Damage/anomaly detection

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