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KEY AREAS


 

 

STRUCTURAL SYSTEM IDENTIFICATION & MODEL UPDATING

- Innovations in Sensor Technologies

- Wireless sensor networks

- Implementation of structural monitoring

- Monitoring of off-shore structures and oil pipelines

- Advanced inspection and testing

- System identification and model updating

- Vibration-based structural health monitoring

- Non-destructive testing in civil engineering

 

SENSORS & DEVICES: NDT/NDE, etc.

 

ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE & MACHINE LEARNING APPLICATION

- Artificial Neural Network (ANN)

- Machine learning

- Genetic & Evolutionary algorithm

- Cloud computing

 

STRUCTURAL HEALTH DIAGNOSIS AND PROGNOSIS

- Structural Damage and Nonlinear Behavior Identification

- SHM-aided Reliability Analysis of Structures

 

DAMAGE CONTROL, REPAIR AND, STRENGTHENING

- External strengthening using FRP composites

- Strengthening of concrete, timber and steel structures

- Confinement of concrete columns

- Near surface mounting reinforcement

- Seismic safety assessment, rehabilitation and monitoring

- SHM aided monitoring, life-cycle assessment and strengthening, and of civil, off-shore and aerospace structures

 

DURABILITY ISSUES AS RELATED TO HARSH ENVIRONMENTS

- Mitigating extreme temperature issues with the structures

- Fire protection systems

 

SPECIAL PROPERTIES OF STRUCTURAL MATERIALS

- Super elasticity

- Nickel-titanium, copper on iron-based SMA

- Application of SMA for civil structures using

- Fiber Reinforced Polymer (FRP)

- Advanced Composites and Bio-composites

- Piezoelectric Materials

- Magneto-rheological fluid

 

RESILIENT AND SUSTAINABLE CIVIL INFRASTRUCTURES

 

PRACTICAL APPLICATIONS AND CASE STUDIES

 

OTHER MONITORING TECHNIQUES

- Environmental damage monitoring

- Thermal Comfort Monitoring

- Air quality monitoring

 

VISIONARY CONCEPTS