State-of-the-art and state-of-the-practice and guidelines of bridge health monitoring in the mainland of China

J Ou, H Li
2006 Bridge Maintenance, Safety, Management, Life-Cycle Performance and Cost   unpublished
In this paper, the state-of-the-art and the state-of-the-practice of structural health monitoring for civil infrastructures in the mainland of China are summarized. The contents include advanced smart sensors, such as optical fibre Bragg-grating (OFBG) sensors, OFBG-based sensors, piezoelectric ceramic arrays and PVDF sensors, smart cement-based strain sensors; wireless accelerometers and wireless strain gauge, and the wireless sensor networks, the design approaches of structural health
more » ... ng system for long-span bridge, and implementations of integrated systems in practical infrastructures, such as long-span bridges, offshore platforms, dome structures in the past few years of the mainland of China.
doi:10.1201/b18175-287 fatcat:bpglwrhynzgwngijlhws2cg7ca