ABSTRACT

Mechanics of Structures and Materials: Advancements and Challenges is a collection of peer-reviewed papers presented at the 24th Australasian Conference on the Mechanics of Structures and Materials (ACMSM24, Curtin University, Perth, Western Australia, 6-9 December 2016). The contributions from academics, researchers and practising engineers from Australasian, Asia-pacific region and around the world, cover a wide range of topics, including:

• Structural mechanics
• Computational mechanics
• Reinforced and prestressed concrete structures
• Steel structures
• Composite structures
• Civil engineering materials
• Fire engineering
• Coastal and offshore structures
• Dynamic analysis of structures
• Structural health monitoring and damage identification
• Structural reliability analysis and design
• Structural optimization
• Fracture and damage mechanics
• Soil mechanics and foundation engineering
• Pavement materials and technology
• Shock and impact loading
• Earthquake loading
• Traffic and other man-made loadings
• Wave and wind loading
• Thermal effects
• Design codes

Mechanics of Structures and Materials: Advancements and Challenges will be of interest to academics and professionals involved in Structural Engineering and Materials Science.

chapter |8 pages

Keynote submissions Strength design of high-strength steel beams

ByM.A. Bradford & X. Liu

chapter |8 pages

Are seismically designed buildings inherently more resistant to progressive collapse?

ByD.A. Nethercot & C.A. Vidalis

chapter |12 pages

VLFS technology for land creation on the sea

ByC.M. Wang

chapter |6 pages

Analysis of bridge abutment movement through a case study

ByM. Rashidi, B. Samali & S. Kempton

chapter |6 pages

Early-age tensile creep and drying shrinkage in GGBFS concrete

ByI. Khan, A. Castel & R.I. Gilbert

chapter |6 pages

Study of disturbed strain regions for serviceability analysis of cracked RC flexural members

ByA. Murray, R.I. Gilbert & A. Castel

chapter |6 pages

The effect of different shapes of shear keys at the interface of old and new concretes of jacketed RC column

M.R. Alam P.K. Sarker
ByM.R. Alam, P.K. Sarker, M. Rahman & S.H. Himel

chapter |8 pages

Eliminating shrinkage in tension stiffening model of concrete beams by the hybrid approach

Gintaris Kaklauskas P.L. Ng
ByG. Kaklauskas, P.L. Ng & V. Gribniak

chapter |6 pages

Numerical modelling of cracked RC tension members using stress-transfer approach

Gintaris Kaklauskas P.L. Ng
ByG. Kaklauskas, P.L. Ng, R. Jakubovskis & R. Ramanauskas

chapter |6 pages

Finite element modelling of concrete filled steel tubes subjected to static pure bending

ByA. Karrech, M. Elchalakani & H. Basarir

chapter |6 pages

Experimental study on the tensile and bending creep behavior of cracked UHP-FRCC

T. Nishiwaki, H. Otaki & G. Igarashi S. Kwon
ByT. Nishiwaki, H. Otaki, G. Igarashi, S. Kwon, F. Shaikh & A.P. Fantilli

chapter |6 pages

Screw anchors installed in early age concrete

A. Mohyeddin E. Gad R. Khandu & K. Yangdon
ByA. Mohyeddin, E. Gad, R. Khandu, K. Yangdon, J. Lee & M. Ismail

part |2 pages

Steel and composite structures

chapter |6 pages

Steel and composite structures Analysis of demountable steel column-baseplate connections under monotonic loading

D. Li & B. Uy F. Aslani
ByD. Li, B. Uy, F. Aslani & V. Patel

chapter |6 pages

Rigorous method for flexural design of reinforced concrete members

Yufei Wu
ByY.F. Wu

chapter |6 pages

Shear buckling of composite plates on tensionless elastic foundations

ByJ. Dong, X. Ma, J.E. Mills & Y. Zhuge

chapter |6 pages

Asset management of steel bridges

ByM. Rashidi, B. Samali, A. Azad & H. Hatamian

chapter |6 pages

Fatigue tests on notched steel beams strengthened with CFRP laminates

ByQ.Q. Yu & Y.F. Wu

chapter |8 pages

Effects of floor slabs on the structural performance of blind-bolted composite joints

ByM.K. Hassan, Z. Tao, T.Y. Song & L.H. Han

chapter |8 pages

Simplified numerical modelling of circular concrete-filled steel tubular stub columns

ByU. Katwal, Z. Tao, M.K. Hassan & W.D. Wang

chapter |6 pages

Behaviour of composite sandwich beams with different shear span-to-depth ratios

Wahid Ferdous, Allan Manalo & Thiru Aravinthan
ByW. Ferdous, A. Manalo & T. Aravinthan

chapter |6 pages

Behavior of pultruded multi-celled GFRP hollow beams with low-strength concrete infill

M. Muttashar
ByM. Muttashar, W. Karunasena, A. Manalo & W. Lokuge

chapter |6 pages

Effects of fibre location and density on the flexural toughness in FRC beams

Mirko Manca, Daniela Ciancio & Phil Dight
ByM. Manca, D. Ciancio & P. Dight

chapter |6 pages

Global stability investigation on welded Q460GJ structural steel unrestrained beams under three-point bending tests

Bo Yang, Gang Xiong, Yue Zhang & Shidong Nie M. Elchalakani
ByB. Yang, G. Xiong, Y. Zhang, S.D. Nie & M. Elchalakani

chapter |6 pages

A comprehensive study on corrosion and hydrogen embrittlement of low carbon steel

ByL. Li, M. Mahmoodian, C.Q. Li & S.W. Zhou

part |2 pages

Structural mechanics, computational mechanics, fracture and damage mechanics

chapter |6 pages

An adaptive elastic scaled boundary finite element approach for limit analysis of structures

ByA. Mellati, C. Song, F. Tin-Loi & S. Tangaramvong

chapter |6 pages

Scaled boundary finite element method for exterior acoustic-structure interaction analyses

ByL. Liu, C. Song, W. Gao & C. Birk

chapter |6 pages

Numerical modelling of concrete beams at serviceability conditions with a discrete crack approach and non-iterative solution-finding algorithms

D. Dias-da-Costa R.N.F. do Carmo
ByD. Dias-da-Costa, R.N.F. do Carmo & R. Graça-e-Costa

chapter |6 pages

New method to investigate the permeability of stressed concrete

ByM.D. Wimalasiri, D.J. Robert & C.Q. Li

chapter |6 pages

Unified uncertain stability analysis of structures

ByW. Gao, D. Wu & F. Tin-Loi

chapter |8 pages

Discrete element modelling of fracture in quasi-brittle materials

ByN.H.T. Nguyen, H.H. Bui, J. Kodikara, S. Arooran, G.D. Nguyen & P. Jitsangiam

chapter |8 pages

Inelastic analysis of steel concrete composite beams based on a higher order beam theory

ByA.H. Sheikh, M.A. Uddin & J. Wen

chapter |6 pages

An analytical approach to determine the span and fracture positions of roof strata prior to rock burst

S.T. Ji C.W. Zhang
ByS.T. Ji, C.W. Zhang & K.Z. Zhang

chapter |6 pages

Stress analysis of STL models by octree mesh and scaled boundary finite element method

ByY. Liu, A.A. Saputra & C. Song

chapter |6 pages

Effect of corrosion influencing factors of cast iron pipes in clay soil

ByW.G. Wang, D.J. Robert, A. Zhou & C.Q. Li

chapter |8 pages

Analysis of nano-beams with influences of surface stresses and nonlocal elasticity

ByT.B. Nguyen, J. Lawongkerd & J. Rungamornrat

chapter |4 pages

Multicomponent tensile buckling

ByI.T. Hossain, F. Guillard & I. Einav

chapter |6 pages

An insight into equivalent strut modelling of infill-RC frames

ByA. Mohyeddin, S. Dorji, E. Gad & H. Goldsworthy

part |2 pages

Civil engineering materials

chapter |6 pages

Civil engineering materials Workability and compressive strength properties of high strength geopolymer mortars

M.Z.N. Khan
ByM.Z.N. Khan, F. Shaikh, Y.F. Hao & H. Hao

chapter |8 pages

Steel fibre reinforced concrete: From X-ray imaging observation to modelling

T.S. Ng T.N.S. Htut
ByT.S. Ng, T.N.S. Htut & S.J. Foster

chapter |6 pages

Comparative performance of alkali-activated slag and fly ash at elevated temperatures

ByZ. Pan, Z. Tao, Y.F. Cao, N. Bajracharya, T. Murphy & R. Wuhrer

chapter |6 pages

Effects of elevated temperature curing of brown coal fly ash geopolymer

ByR. Dirgantara & D.W. Law

chapter |6 pages

Structural behaviour of UHPFRC short and slender columns subjected to axial and eccentric loads

ByM.S. Mohamed Ali, M. Singh & A.H. Sheikh

chapter |4 pages

The effect of aluminium reaction on formation mechanism and structural properties of geopolymers

ByA. Hajimohammadi, T.D. Ngo & P. Mendis

chapter |6 pages

Comparison of creep behaviour of geopolymer concrete and OPC concrete

ByC.H. Un, J.G. Sanjayan & R. San Nicolas

chapter |4 pages

Influences of graphene oxide on electrical resistivity development of Portland cement paste

W.G. Li Z.Y. Luo & C. Long
ByW.G. Li, Z.Y. Luo, C. Long, W.H. Duan & S.P. Shah

chapter |6 pages

Investigation of equivalent frame modelling for seismic analysis of unreinforced masonry buildings with flexible diaphragms

ByY. Nakamura, H. Derakhshan, A.H. Sheikh, M.C. Griffith & J. Ingham

chapter |6 pages

Design of alkali activated concrete using the Taguchi method

Nabeel A. Farhan, M. Neaz Sheikh & M.N.S. Hadi
ByN.A. Farhan, M.N. Sheikh & M.N.S. Hadi

chapter |6 pages

Analytical study on material properties of fibre reinforced cementitious composites

H. Tian & Y.X. Zhang Y.H. Cui
ByH. Tian, Y.X. Zhang, Y.H. Cui & C. Yang

chapter |4 pages

Controlling the setting time of pavement concrete using accelerating-admixture by silica fume technology

Nguyen Hoang Hai & Tran Van Mot
ByN.H. Hai & T.V. Mot

chapter |6 pages

Direct tensile test of high strength concrete with and without steel fibres

Hayder Alaa Hasan, Faez Alhussainy, M. Neaz Sheikh & Muhammad N.S. Hadi
ByH.A. Hasan, F. Alhussainy, M.N. Sheikh & M.N.S. Hadi

chapter |6 pages

Influence of steel, glass and hybrid fibres on the behaviour of reactive powder concrete

ByA.H.M. Algburi, M.N. Sheikh & M.N.S. Hadi

part |2 pages

Shock and impact loading

chapter |8 pages

Implosive demolition of tall masonry and concrete chimney stacks within a designed footprint

ByG.J. McKenzie, B. Samali & C.W. Zhang

chapter |6 pages

Multi-hazard resistance capacity of precast segmental column with post-tensioning tendon under impact and cyclic loading

Xihong Zhang, Hong Hao & Chao Li
ByX.H. Zhang, H. Hao & C. Li

chapter |6 pages

FBG based strain monitoring of reinforced concrete blast walls under high-velocity bullets penetration

Qinghua Zhang, Yuan Wang, Yangyang Sun, Lei Gao, Jianli Duan, Zhenglin Zhang, Xiaodi Huang & Zewei You Fengjuan Rong
ByQ.H. Zhang, Y. Wang, Y.Y. Sun, L. Gao, J.L. Duan, Z.L. Zhang, X.D. Huang, Z.W. You, F.J. Rong & Z.S. Chen

chapter |6 pages

Research on SHM of concrete based on FBGs without coating under explosion load

Yangyang Sun, Qinghua Zhang, Lei Gao & Jianli Duan Yuan Wang, Zhenglin Zhang, Xiaodi Huang & Zewei You
ByY.Y. Sun, Q.H. Zhang, L. Gao, J.L. Duan, Y. Wang, Z.L. Zhang, X.D. Huang & Z.W. You

chapter |6 pages

The effect of shear and bending capacities on impact behavior of RC beams

ByP. Wongmatar, C. Hansapinyo, K.M. Bi & V. Vimonsatit

chapter |4 pages

Experimental study on steel wire mesh reinforced concrete slabs against close-in detonations

Jun Li & Chengqing Wu
ByJ. Li & C.Q. Wu

chapter |6 pages

Experimental study of steel wire mesh reinforced structural insulated panels against windborne debris impact

Wensu Chen, Hong Hao & Qingfei Meng
ByW.S. Chen, H. Hao & Q.F. Meng

chapter |4 pages

Numerical analysis of human body motion under explosion

ByP.W. Sielicki & T. Gajewski

chapter |6 pages

Fatigue damage of V-lock chain ring for mining under random load

Qiang Zhang & Haijian Wang
ByQ. Zhang & H.J. Wang

chapter |6 pages

Ballistic performance of plymetal structure produced by direct metal deposition

ByS.H. Masood, D. Ruan & P. Rajapatruni

chapter |6 pages

Impact responses of aluminium foam sandwich panels with fibre metal laminate skins

Chengjun Liu & Y.X. Zhang
ByC.J. Liu & Y.X. Zhang

chapter |6 pages

Design of a hybrid composite anti-ram bollard against impact

ByP. Tran, S. Linforth, R. Lumantarna & T.D. Ngo

chapter |6 pages

Design optimisation of auxetic composite structures under blast loading

ByG. Imbalzano, P. Tran, S. Linforth, T.D. Ngo, P.V.S. Lee & P. Mendis

part |2 pages

Earthquake loading, traffic and other man-made loadings

chapter |6 pages

Large-scale testing of bridge system with unseating mitigation devices under spatially varying ground motions

B. Shrestha, H. Hao & K.M. Bi L.X. He
ByB. Shrestha, H. Hao, K.M. Bi, L.X. He & W.X. Ren

chapter |6 pages

Seismic performance of FRPs reinforced concrete filled steel tube

ByC.Y. Zhu, L. Sun & Y.H. Zhao

chapter |6 pages

Experimental and numerical analyses on dynamic properties of materials in shaking table test

H. Zhang & H.N. Li D.B. Wang
ByH. Zhang, H.N. Li, D.B. Wang & M. Li

chapter |6 pages

Dimensional analysis of pounding effect between adjacent inelastic oscillators

ByS. Jiang, C.W. Zhang & B. Mou

chapter |6 pages

Response uncertainty under varying orientations of ground motions

ByZ. Alam, C.W. Zhang & B. Samali

chapter |6 pages

Earthquake-resistant performance of a steel frame model with inverse-chevron buckling restrained braces

Yuan Xu, Hong Guan, Hassan Karampour & Yew-Chaye Loo Xuejun Zhou
ByY. Xu, H. Guan, H. Karampour, Y.-C. Loo & X.J. Zhou

chapter |8 pages

Simplified fatigue assessment for earthquake losses: Cycle counting and fragility analysis to quantify damage

J.B. Mander G.W. Rodgers
ByJ.B. Mander, G.W. Rodgers & D. Whittaker

chapter |6 pages

Study on the design method of story stiffness in the reinforced concrete dual structural systems

Weixiao Xu, Weisong Yang, Jigang Zhang & Dehu Yu
ByW.X. Xu, W.S. Yang, J.G. Zhang & D.H. Yu

chapter |6 pages

Dynamic modeling of magnetorheological elastomer base isolator based on extreme learning machine

ByY. Yu, Y. Li, J. Li, X. Gu & S. Royel

chapter |6 pages

Effect of damping on progressive collapse performance of structures

Jun Yu & Chi Yin
ByJ. Yu & C. Yin

chapter |6 pages

Mode-based equivalent method for seismic response analysis of soil column

C. Li Y. Yuan
ByC. Li, Y. Yuan, J.Y. Yuan & H.T. Yu

chapter |6 pages

Uncertain dynamic instability analysis of column subject to axial load

ByY. Huang, A. Liu, D. Wu & W. Gao

part |2 pages

Structural health monitoring and damage identification, structural reliability and optimization

chapter |6 pages

Structural health monitoring and damage identification, structural reliability and optimization Fiber Bragg Grating monitoring in the gravel soil landslide experiment

ByY. Wang, L. Gao, Y.Y. Sun, Q.H. Zhang, J.L. Duan, Z.L. Zhang, X.D. Huang & Z.W. You

chapter |6 pages

Automation processing realization of internal force monitoring information of supporting structure of foundation pit

ByL. Gao, Y. Wang, J.L. Duan, Y.Y. Sun, Q.H. Zhang, X. Rong, Z. Xiong & C. Ma

chapter |6 pages

Development of an optimum maintenance strategy for infrastructure

ByH. Baji, C.Q. Li & M. Mahmoodian

chapter |6 pages

Repair of corroded steel pipelines using CFRP

ByM. Elchalakani & A. Karrech

chapter |6 pages

Study of ultrasonic guided waves inspection for arch bridge suspender cables based on SAFE

Pengfei Zhang Zhifeng Tang
ByP.F. Zhang, Z.F. Tang, F.Z. Lv, K.J. Yang & X.Y. Jiang

chapter |4 pages

Performance framework for modular construction

ByL. Pham, E. Gad, S. Fernando & K. Hargroves

chapter |8 pages

Close-range photogrammetry for accurate deformation distribution measurement

ByJ.J. Wang, N. Gowripalan, J. Li & V.V. Nguyen

part |2 pages

Soil mechanics, foundation engineering and pavement technology

chapter |6 pages

Full-depth flexible pavement performance impacted by rainfall: Finite element analysis

ByR.C. van Staden, S. Fragomeni & Y. Chen

chapter |6 pages

Numerical simulation of shear band on gradient plastic theory

ByS. Hou, S. Guo & X. Du

chapter |6 pages

Dynamic soil-bridge interaction for incident plane waves

ByS.L. Chen & J. Jin

chapter |8 pages

A constitutive model for size dependent behaviour of soils

Dat G. Phan & Giang D. Nguyen Ha H. Bui
ByD.G. Phan, G.D. Nguyen & H.H. Bui

chapter |8 pages

Approach for calculating the stress response of transversely isotropic stratified soil

ByZ.J. Han, X.W. Zhou & G. Lin

chapter |6 pages

Flexural behaviour of concrete pavements reinforced with geogrid materials

ByA.S. Al-Hedad & M.N.S. Hadi

chapter |6 pages

Investigation of water seepage in multi-storey buildings by vibration measurements and moisture monitoring

ByS.S.E. Lam, J.L. Fu, V. Wong & T.H.T. Chan

chapter |6 pages

Effects of particle shape on the collapse behaviour of a coarse grain material

R. Mahinroosta V. Oshtaghi
ByR. Mahinroosta, V. Oshtaghi & M. Li

chapter |6 pages

Experimental study on multi-layer composite pavement system under drop weight impacts

J. Wu X. Liu
ByJ. Wu, X. Liu & C.W. Zhang

part |2 pages

Coastal and offshore structures, wave and wind loading

chapter |6 pages

On collapse of pipe-in-pipe systems under external pressure

ByH. Karampour, M. Alrsai, H. Guan & F. Albermani

chapter |6 pages

In-plane crashworthiness of chiral honeycombs

ByD. Gao & C.W. Zhang

chapter |8 pages

Natural frequency and sensitivity analysis of tripod foundation for offshore wind turbine

Jianhua Zhang & Qiyu Wang Chunwei Zhang
ByJ.H. Zhang, Q.Y. Wang, C.W. Zhang & D.W. Gao

chapter |8 pages

Fragility curves of existing offshore platforms against storm loads using Endurance Wave Analysis (EWA)

M. Zeinoddini H. Matin Nikoo
ByM. Zeinoddini, H.M. Nikoo & Y. Yaghubi

chapter |8 pages

Non-linear irregular wave interaction with a tripile foundation

Renjie Mo Miao Li Haigui Kang
ByR. Mo, M. Li & H.G. Kang

part |2 pages

Thermal effects and fire engineering

chapter |6 pages

Study of class G well cement behavior under triaxial compression and flexure tests

ByE. Arjomand, T. Bennett & G.D. Nguyen

chapter |6 pages

An investigation into the effect of exposed timber on thermal load

ByC. Gorska Putynska, A. Law & J. Torero

chapter |6 pages

Fire performance of cold-formed steel stud walls lined with calcium silicate boards

ByA.D. Ariyanayagam & M. Mahendran

chapter |6 pages

An investigation into temperature gradient effects on concrete performance at elevated temperatures

Q.X. Le V.T.N. Dao, C. Maluk & J. Torero
ByQ.X. Le, V.T.N. Dao, C. Maluk, J. Torero & L. Bisby

chapter |6 pages

Efficiency of different intensity measures for probabilistic fire engineering

ByM. Shrivastava, A.K. Abu, R.P. Dhakal & P.J. Moss

chapter |6 pages

Spalling of concrete structural walls exposed to fire

ByM. Hedayati, M. Sofi, P. Mendis & T.D. Ngo

chapter |9 pages

Author index

chapter |6 pages

Steel bar corrosion monitoring based on encapsulated piezoelectric sensors

Ying Xu, Jun Zhou & Yongfeng Zhao

chapter |6 pages

Dynamic loading test and numerical simulation on reinforced concrete members

ByG.X. Fan, H.Y. Guo & S.T. Yang D.B. Wang

chapter |6 pages

A LC oscillation method for stress measurement of steel strands

Benniu Zhang, Xingxing Li, Can Yuan & Zhuomin Chen

chapter |8 pages

Dynamic condensation approach to finite element model updating of large-scale structures

S. Weng, W. Tian, H.P. Zhu & F.N. Li Y. Xia

chapter |4 pages

Study about optical fiber force-testing ring for bridge cable force monitoring

Shengyuan Li, Xuefeng Zhao & Dongsheng Li

chapter |6 pages

Behaviors prediction of pre-pressed spring self-centering energy dissipation brace

Long-He Xu & Xiao-Wei Fan Zhong-Xian Li

chapter |6 pages

Impact behavior of corroded RC beams

Ou Yang & Mingjiang Dai

chapter |6 pages

Stationarity test of vibration signals with time-frequency surrogates

ByZ.C. Wang, F. Wu & W.X. Ren

chapter |6 pages

Structural damage detection using residual force and ICA

Z.H. Ding, Z.R. Lv & J.K. Liu

chapter |6 pages

Experimental study on structural measurements analysis for finite element model updating

ByHuan Song, Bo Wu & Linren Zhou

chapter |6 pages

The study on the durability of GFRP rebars when sustaining load

J.W. Tu, A. Almansoor & D.L. Guo

chapter |6 pages

Development of Elasto-Magneto-Electric (EME) sensor for steel cable force monitoring

R. Zhang Y.F. Duan, Y. Zhao & Y.Z. Luo

chapter |8 pages

Deflection identification of a pre-stressed concrete continuous beam bridge

Z. Chen, Y.D. Tian, Q. Xia & P.J. Li Y.F. Zhang

chapter |6 pages

Slope stability analysis and early warning via WSN technique

Zhao Lu Chengyin Liu, Xishuang Han & Jiandong Peng

chapter |6 pages

Long-term performance analysis of structural key elements using monitoring data

Wei Lu & Lihang Qiu Jun Teng

chapter |8 pages

Effect of seismic duration and safety margin on structural dynamic reliability

ByZhenhao Zhang, Xueyan Wu & Weijun Yang

chapter |6 pages

Study on damage diagnosis indices fusion for long-span suspension bridges under ambient vibration

ByJiajian Zhu, Lixin Wang & Hui Jiang Xueyan Li

chapter |6 pages

Compressive sensing system based on random demodulation for structural health monitoring

Dong Liang, Xing Li & Zhi-Feng Fan

chapter |8 pages

Study on resisting-high-strain performance of piezoelectric transducer

ByH. Sun, Y.S. Wang & X.L. Qing

chapter |6 pages

Mitigation of wind-induced vibration of a multi-tower building using tuned mass damper

Xin Chen Aiqun Li & Zhiqiang Zhang

chapter |4 pages

Aqueduct leakage monitoring based on an image difference algorithm: Preliminary experimental validation

ByYonghui An, Zhongzheng Wang & Jinping Ou

part |2 pages

Structural health monitoring: Theories and application

chapter |6 pages

Decentralized damage detection for nonlinear structures

Pinghe Ni & Yong Xia

chapter |8 pages

System identification of nonlinear structures by a substructuring method

S. Weng, F. Gao, H.P. Zhu, W. Tian, Y.Y. Yan & F.N. Li

chapter |6 pages

Nonlinear joint model updating using static load test results

ByP.P. Yuan Z.C. Wang, W.X. Ren & X. Yang

chapter |6 pages

Prediction of crack propagation by vector form intrinsic finite element method

ByY.F. Duan, S.M. Wang & R.Z. Wang C.Y. Wang

chapter |6 pages

Concrete crack assessment using unmanned aerial vehicle

H. Kim & S.-H. Sim

chapter |6 pages

Large scale neural network for damage detection in civil engineering structures

D. Darsono, K. Park & M. Torbol

chapter |6 pages

Bridge deflection estimation using multi-channel acceleration measurement

T. Nagayama & C. Zhang

chapter |8 pages

Investigating feasibility of drive-by bridge monitoring by laboratory experiments

C.W. Kim, K.C. Chang, S. Inoue & S. Hasegawa P.J. McGetrick

chapter |4 pages

An experimental study of a nonlinear piezoelectric energy harvester

W. Shen, Z. Huang & H.P. Zhu

chapter |6 pages

Operational modal analysis for structural health monitoring

H.F. Lam, J.H. Yang & J. Hu

part |2 pages

Australian network of structural health monitoring

chapter |6 pages

Analysis of stress effect on Lamb wave propagation in isotropic plates

C.T. Ng M. Mohabuth & A. Kotousov

chapter |6 pages

Dynamic performance assessment of a novel pultruded fibre-reinforced polymer footbridge

J.W. Ngan, C. Caprani, E. Ahmadi & Y. Bai

chapter |6 pages

Static performance assessment of a novel pultruded fibre-reinforced polymer footbridge

Shaohua Zhang, Colin Caprani, Sindu Satasivam & Yu Bai

chapter |6 pages

Useful tips for automated model updating of medium rise buildings

K.A.T.L. Kodikara, T.H.T. Chan, A. Nguyen & D.P. Thambiratnam

chapter |6 pages

Simulation of various damage scenarios using finite element modelling for structural health monitoring systems

V.V. Nguyen, J. Li, Y. Yu & U. Dackermann M.M. Alamdari

chapter |6 pages

Ultrasonic monitoring of infrastructure: Comparison of conventional and laser systems

S. Majhi & A. Mukherjee V. Karaganov

chapter |6 pages

Utilizing smartphones for geospatial data collection and construction set out surveying

A.M. Lee, S. Majhi & A. Mukherjee

part |2 pages

Infrastructure resilience to earthquake actions

chapter |4 pages

Cyclic load responses of RC hollow bridge columns

Y.L. Zhou & Q. Han

chapter |6 pages

Demoting splitting crack formation in confined concrete by silica fume

A.A. Roslee, D. Fernando & J.C.M. Ho

chapter |6 pages

Seismic retrofit assessment of cable-stayed bridges with cable-sliding friction aseismic bearing

J. Zhong, H.P. Wan & W.X. Ren W.C. Yuan

chapter |6 pages

An introduction of tools for evaluating the influence of building codes on the level of earthquake fatalities globally

J.E. Daniell, F. Wenzel, A. Werner & A.M. Schaefer H.H. Tsang

chapter |8 pages

Seismic vulnerability assessment of irregular reinforced concrete buildings in Australia

A. Mehdipanah, E. Lumantarna, N.T.K. Lam & H. Goldsworthy H.H. Tsang, J.L. Wilson & E. Gad

chapter |8 pages

Ultimate drift prediction models of rectangular squat reinforced concrete shear walls

D.T.W. Looi & R.K.L. Su B. Cheng & M.J. Zhou

chapter |6 pages

Vulnerability assessment of heritage masonry building to mine blasting and earthquake

H.H. Tsang, E. Gad & J.L. Wilson J.W. Jordan

chapter |6 pages

Annualised collapse risk of soft-storey building with precast RC columns in Australia

H.H. Tsang E. Lumantarna & N.T.K. Lam

part |2 pages

Infrastructure applications of FRP composites

chapter |6 pages

Impact performance of concrete beams externally bonded with carbon FRP sheets

A. Remennikov, M. Goldston & M. Neaz Sheikh

chapter |6 pages

Developing towards best natural fibre composite for structural applications—a review

Muni R.R. Rasappagari & Y. Zhuge

chapter |6 pages

Experimental investigations on bonded sleeve connection joining GFRP beams and columns

ByZ. Zhang, Y. Bai & F. Luo C. Wu

chapter |6 pages

The influence of arching action on BFRP reinforced SCC deck slabs in Thompson bridge

Y. Zheng S. Taylor, M. Sonebi & D. Robinson

chapter |6 pages

Experimental study on mechanical behaviours of CFRP-steel composite plates under uniaxial tension

ByY.L. Wang, Y.Y. Li & J.P. Ou Q.F. Xu

chapter |6 pages

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Unified stochastic and non-stochastic free vibration analysis of structure

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Unified stochastic and non-stochastic static analysis of structures

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Dynamic buckling analysis of beams including damping effect

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Operational modal analysis of a reinforced concrete factory building in Hong Kong

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Cemented materials for construction

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Performance of low calcium fly ash geopolymer concrete with steel furnace slag coarse aggregate

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Wind loading, risk and vulnerability

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dimensional modelling of the timber-framed house to uplift loading

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