OPTIMUMS: OPTIMIZATION OF SENSOR PLACEMENT METHODOLOGY FOR STRUCTURAL HEALTH MONITORING



Ref.No: 63178800
Start date: 01.01.2010
End date: 31.07.2010
Approval date: 13.11.2009
Department: APPLIED MATHEMATICAL & PHYSICAL SCIENCES
Sector: MECHANICS
Financier: FP7-JTI, E.C.
Budget: 22.499,00 €
Scientific Responsible: GEORGIOS TSAMASFUROS
Email: Tsamasph@central.ntua.gr
Description: THE BASIC PROBLEM OF DAMAGE DETECTION IS TO DEDUCE THE EXISTENCE OF A DEFECT IN A STRUCTURE FROM MEASUREMENTS TAKEN AT SENSORS DISTRIBUTED ON THE STRUCTURE. ESPECIALLY IN AERONAUTICAL STRUCTURES,CRACKS,DELAMINATIONS AND DEBONDINGS ARE TYPICAL TYPES OF