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Front Matter: Volume 1777

1992 First European Conference on Smart Structures and Materials  
Research Centre, USA 18.00 Fiber optic strain sensing for smart adaptive structures 135 B Mason, D Hogg and R M Measures University of Toronto, Canada Vehicle weighing in motion with fiber optic sensors  ...  models for real-time system identification of smart structures R S Betros, N R Steffen and M J Triller TRW Space & Technology Group, USA Optimal location of structural control devices: A progressive  ... 
doi:10.1117/12.2298024 fatcat:eyzxeoiixbeu7kmxdouv3j6sfq

Guest Editorial: Special Section on Smart Structures

William B. Spillman
1997 Optical Engineering: The Journal of SPIE  
In the paper by Staszewski et al. that follows, we find the application of wavelet decomposition and fiber optic sensing to the problem of detecting hidden damage in composite smart structures.  ...  Optical technology in particular has played a large part in the development of smart structures.  ...  This work represents one of the first uses of fiber optic sensors of this type on such large structures.  ... 
doi:10.1117/1.601385 fatcat:id52mfocuvf53muugvhjdsf6xi

Front Matter: Volume 10598

Hoon Sohn
2018 Sensors and Smart Structures Technologies for Civil, Mechanical, and Aerospace Systems 2018  
Publication of record for individual papers is online in the SPIE Digital Library. SPIEDigitalLibrary.org Paper Numbering: Proceedings of SPIE follow an e-First publication model.  ...  SPIE uses a seven-digit CID article numbering system structured as follows:  The first five digits correspond to the SPIE volume number.  The last two digits indicate publication order within the volume  ...  estimation [10598-84] 10598 2D Response of an embedded distributed optical fiber sensor to directed energy and applied strain [10598-87] 10598 2E A distributed optical fiber sensing system for  ... 
doi:10.1117/12.2324924 fatcat:6earmszjyzbhhnxaviiislfs6i

Smart brdiges with fiber-optic sensors

S.E. Watkins
2003 IEEE Instrumentation & Measurement Magazine  
This article: ◗ describes an approach to bridge improvements that uses smart structures ◗ introduces key technologies for health monitoring systems based on fiber optics  ...  Effective structural instrumentation can be based around fiber-optic systems.  ...  Other partners and supporting companies for the smart composite bridge development and additional project documentation are available on the Web at campus. umr.edu/smarteng/bridge.  ... 
doi:10.1109/mim.2003.1200280 fatcat:6loqrojrojebdgjfaglgm5adqu

Discontinuous Brillouin strain monitoring of small concrete bridges: comparison between near-to-surface and smart FRP fiber installation techniques

Filippo Bastianini, Andrea Rizzo, Nestore Galati, Ursula Deza, Antonio Nanni, Masayoshi Tomizuka
2005 Smart Structures and Materials 2005: Sensors and Smart Structures Technologies for Civil, Mechanical, and Aerospace Systems  
Brillouin fiber optic sensing is a promising technology for Structural Health Monitoring (SHM) whose diffusion is however at present reduced by the unavailability of proper sensor products and established  ...  In addition, Brillouin retains all the other typical advantages of Fiber Optic Sensors (FOS), such as harsh environment durability and electro-magnetic interference rejection.  ...  The precious contribution from: Yokogawa Corporation of America/ANDO Product Group, in particular in the person of Dr. Nobuyuki Morita, is gratefully acknowledged.  ... 
doi:10.1117/12.594760 fatcat:gb7goeupgbb6fagi3s3ygalkk4

Intelligent Structures Research at Virginia Tech [chapter]

Richard O. Claus, Russell G. May, Bradley D. Duncan
1989 Review of Progress in Quantitative Nondestructive Evaluation  
materials chosen for applications in smart structures.  ...  in some smart skins applications.  ...  In-line optical fiber matrix signal processor.  ... 
doi:10.1007/978-1-4613-0817-1_181 fatcat:an6ct2vcnjep7kmzfqqgw6l45u

Photovoltaic micro-cell design for distrubuted power in sensor networks

G.A. Allwood, G. Wild, S. Hinckley
2010 2010 Conference on Optoelectronic and Microelectronic Materials and Devices  
We present a new study of power over optical fiber, for use in optical fiber smart sensor networks, using sili con-based photovoltaic micro-cells.  ...  The effect of doping profile and junction type on the device performance, suggests sili con is a cost effective and suitable ma terial for this application.  ...  Hinckley Abstract: We present a new study of power over optical fiber, for use in optical fiber smart sensor networks, using sili con-based photovoltaic micro-cells.  ... 
doi:10.1109/commad.2010.5699696 fatcat:hajn735yufhilpjuefygxk6h5m

Integrated FEA and Raytracing in Instrumentation for Astronomy: Smart Structures Evaluation and Structural Optimization [chapter]

Marco Riva
2012 Finite Element Analysis - New Trends and Developments  
As an example here we show how the actuators density modify the efficiency of the smart SMA actuated structure.  ...  Smart Structures.  ... 
doi:10.5772/48406 fatcat:5d4lrja255cdln5swwdcyvwsfm

Optical technologies in support of the smart city concept
Optičke tehnologije kao podrška konceptu pametnih gradova

Suzana Miladić-Tešić, Goran Marković, Nikola Nonković
2020 Tehnika  
This paper gives an overview of optical technologies for application in smart systems and infrastructures that should handle the capacity of data and smart city applications.  ...  To make optimal use of all the data available from a range of sensors smart cities need reliable networks.  ...  The goal of this paper is to give an overview of optical technologies and their role in support of the smart city concept. The rest of the paper is structured as follows.  ... 
doi:10.5937/tehnika2002209m fatcat:xmv5kklt55anbn4enhbhtx7e3y

Front Matter: Volume 9803

2016 Sensors and Smart Structures Technologies for Civil, Mechanical, and Aerospace Systems 2016  
Part One xiii Authors xvii Conference Committee SESSION 1A KEYNOTE SESSION 9803 02 Disaster mitigation based on smart structures/materials (Keynote Paper) [9803-1] 9803 03 Networking of optical fiber  ...  analysis of modal properties of a cable-stayed bridge through long-term structural health monitoring with wireless smart sensor networks iii  ...  controlled structures [9803-66] SESSION 8A FUSION OF FIBER OPTIC AND ULTRASONIC SENSING I 9803 1U Ultrasound generation from an optical fiber sidewall [9803-67] SESSION 8B UAV TECHNOLOGY FOR  ... 
doi:10.1117/12.2241909 fatcat:yfhaypjekrfpjiiedeatax4laq

Page 936 of American Society of Civil Engineers. Collected Journals Vol. 123, Issue EM9 [page]

1997 American Society of Civil Engineers. Collected Journals  
immu- nity of optical fibers to electromagnetic interference, a capa- bility of multiplexing many sensor elements along a single optical fiber interconnect channel, thus potentially decreasing interconnect  ...  Materials that are capable of acting as an actuator allow smart structures to adapt to their changing environment.  ... 

Innovative materials for aircraft morphing

Joycelyn S. Harrison, Stephanie A. Wise, Robert G. Bryant, Roberto J. Cano, Thomas S. Gates, Jeffrey A. Hinkley, Robert S. Rogowski, K. S. Whitley, Janet M. Sater
1998 Smart Structures and Materials 1998: Industrial and Commercial Applications of Smart Structures Technologies  
The fundamental areas of materials research within the program are computational materials; advanced piezoelectric materials; advanced fiber optic sensing techniques; and fabrication of integrated composite  ...  Reported herein is an overview of the research being conducted within the Materials Division at NASA Langley Research Center on the development of smart material technologies for advanced airframe systems  ...  Bragg gratings written into an optical fiber by a UV laser can be used as a single point sensor along the length of an optical fiber.  ... 
doi:10.1117/12.310639 fatcat:ntdglj2bmbcwlmrxuwdsxn6snm

Multidimensional strain field measurements using fiber optic grating sensors

Eric Udd, Whitten L. Schulz, John M. Seim, Eric D. Haugse, Angela Trego, Patrick E. Johnson, Thomas E. Bennett, Drew V. Nelson, Alberto Makino, Richard O. Claus, William B. Spillman, Jr.
2000 Smart Structures and Materials 2000: Sensory Phenomena and Measurement Instrumentation for Smart Structures and Materials  
This paper provides an overview of the characterization and test of multiaxis fiber grating sensors formed by writing 1300 and 1550 nm fiber gratings into polarization preserving optical fiber.  ...  A brief review of practical applications of the technology to measure shear strain, transverse strain gradients as well as axial and traverse strain will be made with emphasis on aerospace and civil structure  ...  INTRODUCTION For many structural applications it is highly desirable to be able to measure more than one axis of strain at a single point.  ... 
doi:10.1117/12.388113 fatcat:ekxzwmh2wzhdnd3vtixcz7wtj4

Design of a hetero-core smart fiber optic microbend sensor

H. S. Efendioglu, A. K. Sahin, T. Yildirim, K. Fidanboylu
2011 2011 International Symposium on Innovations in Intelligent Systems and Applications  
This paper presents a design technique for smart heterocore fiber optic macrobend displacement sensors using Artificial Neural Networks.  ...  Furthermore, a smart sensor architecture composed of multiple macrobend sensors using ANNs is proposed.  ...  Hetero-core fiber optic sensors are alternatives to etched structures with easy fabrication and ease of handling.  ... 
doi:10.1109/inista.2011.5946141 fatcat:wald2lnz2bdb7dv6bh4rpvhxoi

A Survey on Optical Technologies for IoT, Smart Industry, and Smart Infrastructures

Slavisa Aleksic
2019 Journal of Sensor and Actuator Networks  
This paper gives an overview of currently available and emerging optical technologies for sensing and communication applications and reviews their possible application in the context of the IoT for realizing  ...  Thus, optical technologies have the potential to greatly help in realizing future smart infrastructures and systems.  ...  Introduction The main prerequisite for implementing future smart city applications and systems is the existence of an efficient and reliable smart infrastructure.  ... 
doi:10.3390/jsan8030047 fatcat:wydz3kmad5fkvaxsifsyhw6bim
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