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A Survey on Security Engineering for Real World Wireless Sensor Networks (Steel, Cast Iron and Concrete)

D V Sheelawant
What are the real security issues for a wireless sensor network (WSN) intended to monitor the structural health of a suspension bridge, a subway tunnel or a water distribution pipe?  ...  How easy is it for civil engineers or other domain experts to build a secure WSN using commercially available hardware and software?  ...  Counter Overflow Attack Another attack that can be mounted against a wireless network is a replay attack. This type of attack works even against an authenticated and encrypted network.  ... 

Steel, Cast Iron and Concrete: Security Engineering for Real World Wireless Sensor Networks [chapter]

Frank Stajano, Dan Cvrcek, Matt Lewis
Applied Cryptography and Network Security  
What are the real security issues for a wireless sensor network (WSN) intended to monitor the structural health of a suspension bridge, a subway tunnel or a water distribution pipe?  ...  How easy is it for civil engineers or other domain experts to build a secure WSN using commercially available hardware and software?  ...  We are grateful to our industrial partners, interviewed for the risk assessment, and to our colleagues from the Engineering Department of the University of Cambridge for support, especially Neil Hoult  ... 
doi:10.1007/978-3-540-68914-0_28 dblp:conf/acns/StajanoCL08 fatcat:bmh7svi5mbfcfarvzgq3yfqksy

Wireless sensor networks: creating 'smart infrastructure'

Neil Hoult, Peter J. Bennett, Ivan Stoianov, Paul Fidler, Čedo Maksimović, Campbell Middleton, Nigel Graham, Kenichi Soga
2009 Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engeneers : Civil Engineering  
Potential wireless sensor network configurations: (a) star topology, where all nodes communicate direct to the gateway computer; (b) mesh topology, where nodes can communicate with each other  ...  Keywords communications & control systems; information technology; infrastructure planning Cedo Maksimović PhD, DiplIng, FICE, MIAHR, MSAHR is professor of water engineering at imperial college, London  ...  The authors wish to thank the EPSRC (Cambridge University grant number EP/D076870/1 and Imperial College what do you think?  ... 
doi:10.1680/cien.2009.162.3.136 fatcat:piydjbgpcrcbhhay4q6rtrluky

Smart bridges, smart tunnels: Transforming wireless sensor networks from research prototypes into robust engineering infrastructure

Frank Stajano, Neil Hoult, Ian Wassell, Peter Bennett, Campbell Middleton, Kenichi Soga
2010 Ad hoc networks  
How nice it would be if we could just go out and buy a commercial o the shelf (COTS) wireless sensor network (WSN) system and use it for monitoring our structures straight away.  ...  This experience paper identies some of the challenges and issues encountered when installing wireless sensor networks in the eld, with specic but not exclusive reference to civil engineering deployments  ...  We hope that our real-world experience will help inspire and direct further research and development into dependable and usable wireless sensor networks.  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.adhoc.2010.04.002 fatcat:d47ck7cvxjcnnjenkipttjtpmq

Data-Driven Method for Enhanced Corrosion Assessment of Reinforced Concrete Structures [article]

Woubishet Zewdu Taffese
2020 arXiv   pre-print
The hygrothermal interaction prediction models are developed using neural networks to evaluate the status of corrosion and other unexpected deteriorations in surface-treated concrete elements.  ...  The carbonation depth prediction model integrates neural network, decision tree, boosted and bagged ensemble decision trees.  ...  I am grateful to the University of Turku Graduate School (UTUGS), Finnish Foundation for Technology Promotion (TES), Foundation for Aalto University Science and  ... 
arXiv:2007.01164v1 fatcat:365we6cduneuhiigf23iwslmoy

Infrastructure sensing

Kenichi Soga, Jennifer Schooling
2016 Interface Focus  
They include distributed fibre-optics sensors, computer vision, wireless sensor networks, low-power micro-electromechanical systems, energy harvesting and citizens as sensors.  ...  Design, construction, maintenance and upgrading of civil engineering infrastructure requires fresh thinking to minimize use of materials, energy and labour.  ...  The authors thank the following past and current researchers at Cambridge who shared the research ideas and projects described in this paper: Keita Abe, Mehdi Alhaddad, Mohamad  ... 
doi:10.1098/rsfs.2016.0023 pmid:27499845 pmcid:PMC4918836 fatcat:3selfr6t5rfjzfkxml7rn4rc3i

Wireless sensor networks for underground railway applications: case studies in Prague and London

Peter J. Bennett, Kenichi Soga, Ian Wassell, Paul Fidler, Keita Abe, Yusuke Kobayashi, Martin Vanicek
2010 Smart Structures and Systems  
The use of wireless sensor technology allows for rapid deployment of a monitoring scheme and thus has significant potential benefits as the time available for access is often severely limited.  ...  Various issues facing underground deployment of wireless sensor networks will also be discussed, in particular for two field case studies involving networks deployed for structural monitoring in the Prague  ...  Acknowledgements The authors would like to thank the EPSRC for their financial support of this research (EP/ E003338/1 "Micro-Measurement and Monitoring System for Ageing Underground Infrastructures (Underground  ... 
doi:10.12989/sss.2010.6.5_6.619 fatcat:rnbpyh4f5jbnjbr7vi4jmbhuia

Smart steel: new paradigms for the reuse of steel enabled by digital tracking and modelling

David Ness, John Swift, Damith C. Ranasinghe, Ke Xing, Veronica Soebarto
2015 Journal of Cleaner Production  
The added introduction of stress sensors to components provides the capability of knowing the stress properties of steel over its working life, another considerable advantage in assessing an element for  ...  industry interacts with the wider architecture, engineering and construction (AEC) sector, necessarily affecting its existing business models.  ...  This involves 'urban mining' and melting down and 'up-cycling' of old inefficient cast iron by combining this with higher quality steel to produce a more efficient product suitable for certain applications  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.jclepro.2014.08.055 fatcat:3b62e3u6kvgbpbjmgyp357f6oe

Complexity Problems Handled by Big Data Technology

Zhihan Lv, Kaoru Ota, Jaime Lloret, Wei Xiang, Paolo Bellavista
2019 Complexity  
Finally, the RNN-LSTM network was used to predict the quality problems of steel bars, formworks, concrete, cast-inplace structures, and masonry in the construction project and to pinpoint the occurrence  ...  A project of a 10-story reinforced concrete frame structure was selected for calculation and analysis, and the engineering example was used to verify the accuracy and efficiency of the model, and the seismic  ...  Acknowledgments We would like to thank all the authors for their valuable contributions in this special issue as well as all the reviewers who are all experts on the theme.  ... 
doi:10.1155/2019/9090528 fatcat:tzwnok6e4nc4rejdvjprzlemmi

Interoperable Process: Efficient Systems in New Constructive and Product Performances

Consiglia Mocerino
2017 Journal of Civil Engineering and Architecture  
Digitization is applied for the design and construction of architectural and infrastructure artifacts, in interaction with intelligent, adaptive, nanotechnical and user-friendly materials and climate.  ...  So the focus is on new operating and organizational models of sustainable building processes in the architecture, engineering and construction sectors, which are based on three-dimensional models of digital  ...  (reinforced concrete) and cast in work.  ... 
doi:10.17265/1934-7359/2017.05.008 fatcat:sxfr52tuwrhbpmm66zbbsnbozq

Link Layer Time-Varying Model for IEEE 802.15.4 Radio in Industrial Environment

Wan Yadong, Duan Shihong
2014 International Journal of Distributed Sensor Networks  
IEEE 802.15.4 PHY has been widely used in wireless sensor networks. In-depth investigations on the link layer characteristics are important for WSN protocol design.  ...  This paper provides a new method to model link reliability in industrial environment and is useful to the design of frequency diversity and upper layer protocols.  ...  The designers are facing new challenges in those applications of industrial wireless sensor networks.  ... 
doi:10.1155/2014/240256 fatcat:zzxfccrruffkrajace6exrvq2i

Toward virtual biopsy through an all fiber optic ultrasonic miniaturized transducer: a proposal

A. Acquafresca, E. Biagi, L. Masotti, D. Menichelli
2003 IEEE Transactions on Ultrasonics, Ferroelectrics and Frequency Control  
....Wireless application protocol ............Wireless networks ............WRAN ........Wireless mesh networks ........Wireless sensor networks ............Body sensor networks ............Event detection  ...  Created by The Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) for the benefit of humanity.Page 34 ............Intrusion detection ........Network security ........Power system security ......  ... 
doi:10.1109/tuffc.2003.1244749 fatcat:l3jre4etsvcqzfyz2jqggji3gy

Impact of aging on the performance of impactor and sharp-cut cyclone size selectors for DPM sampling

S. Gaillard, E. Sarver, E. Cauda
2018 Mining engineering  
This section is a complimentary categorized listing from active Mining Engineering advertisers. For more information on participating in this section, contact us at  ...  Advertisers bring the products, services and support information that your job requires, increasing your company's productivity, efficiency and profit.  ...  ACT specializes in projects where consistent, superior quality concrete is required (i.e. factory-made, wet-cast and dry-cast concrete products) as well as on-site concrete plants for the construction  ... 
doi:10.19150/me.8428 fatcat:72dgbij2efdhhpomtygbpvpfde

Program Book - CITES 2018

Ikhwan Arief
2018 Figshare  
Program book for the Conference on Innovation in Technology and Enginering Science in Padang, West Sumatra, Indonesia.  ...  steel/rebar in concrete.  ...  DSS design can shorten supplier selection process from a minimum of 5 days to real time PAPER ID-478 THE ROLE OF DAMS ON WATER, FOOD AND ENERGY SECURITY ISSUES: A GLOBAL REVIEW AND RESOLUTION FOR INDONESIA  ... 
doi:10.6084/m9.figshare.7295900 fatcat:ahqndhor5jb6feu5ennf46xedm

Engineering, Technology & Applied Science Research (ETASR), Vol. 11, No. 4, pp. 7291-7530

2021 Zenodo  
of science application, technology, and engineering.  ...  Engineering, Technology & Applied Science Research (ETASR) is an international bimonthly wide scope, peer-reviewed open access journal for the publication of original articles concerned with diverse aspects  ...  The advancement of wireless sensor networks and cloud computing technology has created an opportunity for adopting telemedicine.  ... 
doi:10.5281/zenodo.5506592 fatcat:73sj5nawgndeffb26wh6wnux4a
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