Acoustic Emission Testing Basics for Research – Applications in Engineering

This book provides an introduction to Acoustic Emission Testing and its applications to different materials like concrete, steel, ceramics, geotechnical materials, polymers, biological structures and wood. Acoustic Emission Techniques (AET) techniques have been studied in engineering for a long time...

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Bibliographic Details
Other Authors: Grosse, Christian U. (Editor), Ohtsu, Masayasu (Editor), Aggelis, Dimitrios G. (Editor), Shiotani, Tomoki (Editor)
Format: eBook
Published: Cham Springer International Publishing 2022, 2022
Edition:2nd ed. 2022
Series:Springer Tracts in Civil Engineering
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Collection: Springer eBooks 2005- - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • Introduction
  • History and Fundamentals
  • Sensors and Instruments
  • Parametric AE Analysis
  • Signal-Based AE Analysis
  • Source Localization
  • Source Mechanisms
  • Moment Tensor Analysis
  • AE in Plate-like Structures
  • General Remarks on Applications
  • AE in Concrete
  • AE applied to Superstructures
  • AE applied to Substructures
  • AE applied to Fresh Concrete
  • AE in Masonry
  • AE to Study Rock Stability
  • AE in Laboratory Rock Mechanics
  • AE in Metal
  • AE in Wood
  • AE in Biological Structures
  • AE in Polymeric Composites
  • AE in Ceramics and Ceramic Matrix Composites
  • Wireless AE techniques
  • Opportunities, Limitations, Accuracy and Skills