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

Hardcover: 288 pages
Publisher: Wiley; 1 edition (March 1, 2004)
Language: English
ISBN-10: 9780470843406
ISBN-13: 978-0470843406
ASIN: 0470843403
Product Dimensions: 9.7 x 6.8 x 0.8 inches
Shipping Weight: 1.4 pounds


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