Use this URL to cite or link to this record in EThOS: http://ethos.bl.uk/OrderDetails.do?uin=uk.bl.ethos.583398
Title: Quantitative damage assessment of concrete structures using Acoustic Emission
Author: Beck, Paul
Awarding Body: Cardiff University
Current Institution: Cardiff University
Date of Award: 2004
Availability of Full Text:
Access through EThOS:
Access through Institution:
Abstract:
This thesis examines the role of Acoustic Emission (AE) as a non-destructive testing technique for concrete structures. The work focuses on the development of experimental techniques and data analysis methods for the detection, location and assessment of AE from the failure of plain and reinforced concrete specimens. Four key topics are investigated:
Supervisor: Not available Sponsor: Not available
Qualification Name: Thesis (Ph.D.) Qualification Level: Doctoral
EThOS ID: uk.bl.ethos.583398  DOI: Not available
Keywords: Acoustic Emission, Plain Concrete and Reinforced Concrete, Moment Tensor Analysis, Reinforcement Fatigue, damage detection.
Share: