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Active base isolation of buildings subjected to seismic excitations

Chang, C. M. & Spencer, B. F., Oct 25 2010, In : Earthquake Engineering and Structural Dynamics. 39, 13, p. 1493-1512 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

seismic isolation
structural control
Bearings (structural)
active control
seismic hazard

Analysis of tall buildings with damped outriggers

Chen, Y., McFarland, D. M., Wang, Z., Spencer, B. F. & Bergman, L., Nov 1 2010, In : Journal of Structural Engineering. 136, 11, p. 1435-1443 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Tall buildings
Damping
Natural frequencies
Conceptual design
Dynamic analysis

An experimental study of active base isolation control for seismic protection

Chang, C. M. & Spencer, B. F., Jun 18 2010, Sensors and Smart Structures Technologies for Civil, Mechanical, and Aerospace Systems 2010. 76473V. (Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering; vol. 7647).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Isolation
Experimental Study
isolation
Structural Control
Excitation

Automated decentralized modal analysis using smart sensors

Sim, S. H., Spencer, B. F., Zhang, M. & Xie, H., Dec 1 2010, In : Structural Control and Health Monitoring. 17, 8, p. 872-894 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Smart sensors
Modal analysis
Sensor networks
Sensors
Communication

Autonomous smart sensor network for full-scale structural health monitoring

Rice, J. A., Mechitov, K. A., Spencer, B. F. & Agha, G. A., Jun 18 2010, Sensors and Smart Structures Technologies for Civil, Mechanical, and Aerospace Systems 2010. 764726. (Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering; vol. 7647).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Smart Sensors
Smart sensors
structural health monitoring
Structural health monitoring
Health Monitoring

Autonomous structural health monitoring using wireless smart sensors on a cable-stayed bridge

Jang, S., Jo, H., Mechitov, K., Sim, S. H., Spencer, B. F., Agha, G. A., Cho, S., Jung, H. J., Yun, C. B. & Rice, J. A., Dec 1 2010, Bridge Maintenance, Safety, Management and Life-Cycle Optimization - Proceedings of the 5th International Conference on Bridge Maintenance, Safety and Management. p. 185-192 8 p. (Bridge Maintenance, Safety, Management and Life-Cycle Optimization - Proceedings of the 5th International Conference on Bridge Maintenance, Safety and Management).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Smart sensors
Cable stayed bridges
Structural health monitoring
Sensor networks
Computer hardware

Characterization of wireless smart sensor performance

Linderman, L. E., Rice, J. A., Barot, S., Spencer, B. F. & Bernhard, J. T., Apr 1 2010, In : Journal of Engineering Mechanics. 136, 12, p. 1435-1443 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Smart sensors
Communication
Antennas
Structural health monitoring
Data transfer

Controllable outrigger damping system for high rise building with MR dampers

Wang, Z., Chang, C. M., Spencer, B. F. & Chen, Z., Jun 18 2010, Sensors and Smart Structures Technologies for Civil, Mechanical, and Aerospace Systems 2010. 76473Z. (Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering; vol. 7647).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Magnetorheological Damper
dampers
Damping
damping
Semi-active Control

Damper placement for seismic control of super-long-span suspension bridges based on the first-order optimization method

Wang, H., Li, A., Jiao, C. & Spencer, B. F., Jul 1 2010, In : Science China Technological Sciences. 53, 7, p. 2008-2014 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Suspension bridges
Seismic response
Earthquakes

Decentralized bridge health monitoring using wireless smart sensors

Jang, S., Sim, S. H., Jo, H. & Spencer, B. F., Jun 18 2010, Sensors and Smart Structures Technologies for Civil, Mechanical, and Aerospace Systems 2010. 76473I. (Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering; vol. 7647).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Smart Sensors
Smart sensors
Wireless Sensors
Structural health monitoring
Health Monitoring

Development of high-sensitivity accelerometer board for structural health monitoring

Jo, H., Rice, J. A., Spencer, B. F. & Nagayama, T., Jun 18 2010, Sensors and Smart Structures Technologies for Civil, Mechanical, and Aerospace Systems 2010. 764706. (Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering; vol. 7647).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

structural health monitoring
Structural health monitoring
Accelerometer
Health Monitoring
accelerometers

Efficient decentralized data aggregation in wireless smart sensor networks

Sim, S. H., Carbonell-Márquez, J. F. & Spencer, B. F., Jun 18 2010, Sensors and Smart Structures Technologies for Civil, Mechanical, and Aerospace Systems 2010. 764718. (Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering; vol. 7647).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Smart Sensors
Smart sensors
Data Aggregation
Wireless Sensors
Decentralized

Feasibility study of wind generator for smart wireless sensor node in cable-stayed bridge

Park, J. W., Jung, H. J., Jo, H., Jang, S. & Spencer, B. F., Jun 18 2010, Sensors and Smart Structures Technologies for Civil, Mechanical, and Aerospace Systems 2010. 764747. (Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering; vol. 7647).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Cable-stayed Bridge
Smart Sensors
Cable stayed bridges
structural health monitoring
Wireless Sensors

Flexible smart sensor framework for autonomous structural health monitoring

Rice, J. A., Mechitov, K., Sim, S. H., Nagayama, T., Jang, S., Kim, R., Spencer, B. F., Agha, G. & Fujino, Y., Jul 1 2010, In : Smart Structures and Systems. 6, 5-6, p. 423-438 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Smart sensors
Structural health monitoring
Modal analysis
Hardware
Cable stayed bridges

Impulse response reduction using harmonically varying damping

Iba, D. & Spencer, B. F., Dec 1 2010, ASME 2010 Pressure Vessels and Piping Division/K-PVP Conference, PVP2010. p. 209-212 4 p. (American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Pressure Vessels and Piping Division (Publication) PVP; vol. 8).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Impulse response
Damping
Degrees of freedom (mechanics)
Computer simulation

International collaborative research and education on smart sensors and monitoring technologies

Yun, C. B., Sohn, H., Wang, M. L., Spencer, B. F. & Fujino, Y., Dec 1 2010, Bridge Maintenance, Safety, Management and Life-Cycle Optimization - Proceedings of the 5th International Conference on Bridge Maintenance, Safety and Management. p. 356-362 7 p. (Bridge Maintenance, Safety, Management and Life-Cycle Optimization - Proceedings of the 5th International Conference on Bridge Maintenance, Safety and Management).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Smart sensors
Intelligent structures
Education
Monitoring
Students

Modal identification technique based on distributed sensor networks

Zhang, M., Xie, H., Sim, S. H. & Spencer, B. F., Mar 1 2010, In : Tumu Gongcheng Xuebao/China Civil Engineering Journal. 43, 3, p. 106-110 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Smart sensors
Structural health monitoring
Sensor networks
Arch bridges
Processing

Multimetric sensing for structural damage detection

Sim, S. H., Spencer, B. F. & Nagayama, T., Jun 15 2010, In : Journal of Engineering Mechanics. 137, 1, 001101QEM.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Damage detection
Acceleration measurement
Structural health monitoring
Computer simulation

Preface: Smart Structures and Systems

Spencer, B. F. & Yun, C. B., Jul 1 2010, In : Smart Structures and Systems. 6, 5-6

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Intelligent structures

Real-time hybrid simulation for structural control performance assessment

Carrion, J. E., Spencer, B. F. & Phillips, B. M., Jan 1 2010, In : Earthquake Engineering and Engineering Vibration. 8, 4, p. 481-492 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

structural control
performance assessment
Actuators
simulation
Earthquakes

Real-time hybrid testing of semiactive control strategies for vibration reduction in a structure with MR damper

Zapateiro, M., Karimi, H. R., Luo, N. & Spencer, B. F., Jun 1 2010, In : Structural Control and Health Monitoring. 17, 4, p. 427-451 25 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Controllers
Backstepping
Testing
Vibration control
Time delay

Reliable multi-hop communication for structural health monitoring

Nagayama, T., Moinzadeh, P., Mechitov, K., Ushita, M., Makihata, N., Leiri, M., Agha, G. A., Spencer, B. F., Fujino, Y. & Seo, J. W., Jul 1 2010, In : Smart Structures and Systems. 6, 5-6, p. 481-504 24 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Structural health monitoring
Communication
Network protocols
Smart sensors
Sensor networks

Sensitivity-based external calibration of multiaxial loading system

Nakata, N., Spencer, B. F. & Elnashai, A. S., Feb 1 2010, In : Journal of Engineering Mechanics. 136, 2, p. 189-198 10 p., 005002QEM.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Calibration
Actuators
Krypton
Boundary conditions

Structural health monitoring of a cable-stayed bridge using acceleration data via wireless smart sensor network

Cho, S., Park, J., Jung, H. J., Yun, C. B., Jang, S., Jo, H., Spencer, B. F., Nagayama, T. & Seo, J. W., Dec 1 2010, Bridge Maintenance, Safety, Management and Life-Cycle Optimization - Proceedings of the 5th International Conference on Bridge Maintenance, Safety and Management. p. 158-164 7 p. (Bridge Maintenance, Safety, Management and Life-Cycle Optimization - Proceedings of the 5th International Conference on Bridge Maintenance, Safety and Management).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Smart sensors
Cable stayed bridges
Structural health monitoring
Sensor networks
Cables

Structural health monitoring of a cable-stayed bridge using smart sensor technology: Deployment and evaluation

Jang, S., Jo, H., Cho, S., Mechitov, K., Rice, J. A., Sim, S. H., Jung, H. J., Yun, C. B., Spencer, B. F. & Agha, G. A., Jul 1 2010, In : Smart Structures and Systems. 6, 5-6, p. 439-459 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Smart sensors
Cable stayed bridges
Structural health monitoring
Sensor networks
Base stations

Structural health monitoring of a cable-stayed bridge using wireless smart sensor technology: Data analyses

Cho, S., Jo, H., Jang, S., Park, J., Jung, H. J., Yun, C. B., Spencer, B. F. & Seo, J. W., Jul 1 2010, In : Smart Structures and Systems. 6, 5-6, p. 461-480 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Smart sensors
Cable stayed bridges
Structural health monitoring
Sensor networks
Cables

Structural health monitoring system of a cable-stayed bridge using a dense array of scalable smart sensor network

Cho, S., Jang, S. A., Jo, H., Mechitov, K., Rice, J. A., Jung, H. J., Yun, C. B., Spencer, B. F., Nagayama, T. & Seo, J., Jun 18 2010, Sensors and Smart Structures Technologies for Civil, Mechanical, and Aerospace Systems 2010. 764707. (Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering; vol. 7647).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Cable-stayed Bridge
Smart Sensors
Smart sensors
Cable stayed bridges
structural health monitoring

Vibration control using harmonically-varying damping

Iba, D. & Spencer, B. F., Aug 16 2010.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Vibration control
Damping
Natural frequencies
Computer simulation

Wireless sensing technologies for bridge monitoring and assessment

Yun, C. B., Sohn, H., Jung, H. J., Spencer, B. F. & Nagayama, T., Dec 1 2010, Bridge Maintenance, Safety, Management and Life-Cycle Optimization - Proceedings of the 5th International Conference on Bridge Maintenance, Safety and Management. p. 113-132 20 p. (Bridge Maintenance, Safety, Management and Life-Cycle Optimization - Proceedings of the 5th International Conference on Bridge Maintenance, Safety and Management).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Monitoring
Structural health monitoring
Sensors
Cable stayed bridges
Steel bridges
2012

A decentralized receptance-based damage detection strategy for wireless smart sensors

Jang, S., Spencer, B. F. & Sim, S. H., May 1 2012, In : Smart Materials and Structures. 21, 5, 055017.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Smart sensors
Damage detection
damage
flexibility
sensors

Bridge Seismic Retrofit Program Planning to Maximize Postearthquake Transportation Network Capacity

Chang, L., Peng, F., Ouyang, Y., Elnashai, A. S. & Spencer, B. F., May 31 2012, In : Journal of Infrastructure Systems. 18, 2, p. 75-88 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Planning
Earthquakes
Disasters
Hazards
Managers

Decentralized NExT/ERA and RDT/ERA system identification in wireless smart sensor networks

Cui, D., Xin, K., Spencer, B. F. & Liu, Y., Nov 27 2012, Progress in Industrial and Civil Engineering. p. 4946-4951 6 p. (Applied Mechanics and Materials; vol. 204-208).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Smart sensors
Sensor networks
Identification (control systems)
Structural health monitoring
Electric power utilization

Decentralized system identification using stochastic subspace identification on Wireless Smart Sensor Networks

Sim, S. H., Spencer, B. F., Park, J. & Jung, H., May 22 2012, Sensors and Smart Structures Technologies for Civil, Mechanical, and Aerospace Systems 2012. 83450O. (Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering; vol. 8345).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Subspace Identification
Smart Sensors
Smart sensors
Wireless Sensors
system identification

Design and validation of high-precision wireless strain sensors for structural health monitoring of steel structures

Jo, H., Park, J., Spencer, B. F. & Jung, H. J., May 22 2012, Sensors and Smart Structures Technologies for Civil, Mechanical, and Aerospace Systems 2012. 834518. (Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering; vol. 8345).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

steel structures
Smart Sensors
Strain Sensor
structural health monitoring
Wireless Sensors

Development and Application of High-Sensitivity Wireless Smart Sensors for Decentralized Stochastic Modal Identification

Jo, H., Sim, S. H., Nagayama, T. & Spencer, B. F., Jun 4 2012, In : Journal of Engineering Mechanics. 138, 6, p. 683-694 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Smart sensors
Structural health monitoring
Sensor networks
Sensors
Costs

Efficient campaign-type structural health monitoring using wireless smart sensors

Li, J., Nagayama, T., Mechitov, K. A. & Spencer, B. F., May 22 2012, Sensors and Smart Structures Technologies for Civil, Mechanical, and Aerospace Systems 2012. 83450U. (Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering; vol. 8345).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Smart Sensors
Smart sensors
structural health monitoring
Wireless Sensors
Structural health monitoring

Equivalent modal damping, stiffening and energy exchanges in multi-degree-of-freedom systems with strongly nonlinear attachments

Quinn, D. D., Hubbard, S., Wierschem, N., Al-Shudeifat, M. A., Ott, R. J., Luo, J., Spencer, B. F., McFarland, D. M., Vakakis, A. F. & Bergman, L., Jun 1 2012, In : Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Part K: Journal of Multi-body Dynamics. 226, 2, p. 122-146 25 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

stiffening
Degrees of freedom (mechanics)
attachment
degrees of freedom
Damping

Fatigue monitoring of metallic structures by wireless smart sensor networks

Cui, D., Spencer, B. F., Xin, K. & Liu, Y., Oct 1 2012, In : Chongqing Daxue Xuebao/Journal of Chongqing University. 35, 10, p. 38-43 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Smart sensors
Sensor networks
Fatigue of materials
Monitoring
Structural health monitoring

Feasibility study of micro-wind turbines for powering wireless sensors on a cable-stayed bridge

Park, J. W., Jung, H. J., Jo, H. & Spencer, B. F., Sep 2012, In : Energies. 5, 9, p. 3450-3464 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cable-stayed Bridge
Cable stayed bridges
Wireless Sensors
Wind Turbine
Wind turbines

Full-scale experimental validation of decentralized damage identification using wireless smart sensors

Jang, S., Sim, S. H., Jo, H. & Spencer, B. F., Nov 1 2012, In : Smart Materials and Structures. 21, 11, 115019.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Smart sensors
damage
Structural health monitoring
sensors
Sensor networks

Geographically distributed real-time hybrid simulation of MR dampers for seismic hazard mitigation

Kim, S. J., Christenson, R., Phillips, B. & Spencer, B. F., Sep 17 2012, 20th Analysis and Computation Specialty Conference - Proceedings of the Conference. p. 382-393 12 p. (20th Analysis and Computation Specialty Conference - Proceedings of the Conference).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Magnetorheological Damper
Hybrid Simulation
Hazard
Hazards
Real-time

Multimetric monitoring of a historic swing bridge

Giles, R., Kim, R., Sweeney, S., Spencer, B., Bergman, L., Shield, C. & Olson, S., Sep 17 2012, 20th Analysis and Computation Specialty Conference - Proceedings of the Conference. p. 151-162 12 p. (20th Analysis and Computation Specialty Conference - Proceedings of the Conference).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Swing bridges
Monitoring
Health Monitoring
Monitoring System
Sensor Networks

NEES integrated seismic risk assessment framework (NISRAF)

Lin, S. L., Li, J., Elnashai, A. S. & Spencer, B. F., Nov 1 2012, In : Soil Dynamics and Earthquake Engineering. 42, p. 219-228 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

risk assessment process
earthquakes
Risk assessment
Earthquakes
risk assessment

New regulations on railroad bridge safety: Opportunities and challenges for railroad bridge monitoring

Moreu, F., LaFave, J. M. & Spencer, B. F., May 22 2012, Sensors and Smart Structures Technologies for Civil, Mechanical, and Aerospace Systems 2012. 834540. (Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering; vol. 8345).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Railroad bridges
rail transportation
safety
Safety
Monitoring

Numerical and experimental investigation of a new nonlinear energy sink for passive shock mitigation

AL-Shudeifat, M. A., Wierschem, N., Vakakis, A. F., Bergman, L. A. & Spencer, B. F., Dec 1 2012, ASME 2012 International Design Engineering Technical Conferences and Computers and Information in Engineering Conference, IDETC/CIE 2012. PARTS A AND B ed. p. 1161-1164 4 p. (Proceedings of the ASME Design Engineering Technical Conference; vol. 1, no. PARTS A AND B).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Numerical Investigation
Experimental Investigation
Energy transfer
Shock
Energy

Numerical hybrid simulation modeling verification for a curved 3-pier bridge (Investigation of Combined Actions on Reinforced Concrete Bridge Piers (CABER) Project)

Abdelnaby, A., Frankie, T., Spencer, B. & Elnashai, A. S., Jan 1 2012, 3rd International Multi-Conference on Complexity, Informatics and Cybernetics, IMCIC 2012 - Proceedings. Savoie, M. J., Callaos, N. C., Siddique, M., Sanchez, B., Zinn, C. D. & Tremante, A. (eds.). International Institute of Informatics and Systemics, IIIS, p. 245-248 4 p. (3rd International Multi-Conference on Complexity, Informatics and Cybernetics, IMCIC 2012 - Proceedings).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Bridge piers
Concrete bridges
Reinforced concrete
Piers
Computer simulation

Passive damping enhancement of a two-degree-of-freedom system through a strongly nonlinear two-degree-of-freedom attachment

Wierschem, N. E., Quinn, D. D., Hubbard, S. A., Al-Shudeifat, M. A., McFarland, D. M., Luo, J., Fahnestock, L. A., Spencer, B. F., Vakakis, A. F. & Bergman, L. A., Dec 3 2012, In : Journal of Sound and Vibration. 331, 25, p. 5393-5407 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Degrees of freedom (mechanics)
Energy transfer
attachment
absorbers
degrees of freedom

Post-earthquake modelling of transportation networks

Chang, L., Elnashai, A. S. & Spencer, B. F., Oct 1 2012, In : Structure and Infrastructure Engineering. 8, 10, p. 893-911 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Earthquakes
earthquake
modeling
travel demand
methodology

Preliminary study of low-cost GPS receivers for time synchronization of wireless sensor networks

Kim, R., Nagayama, T., Jo, H. & Spencer, B. F., May 22 2012, Sensors and Smart Structures Technologies for Civil, Mechanical, and Aerospace Systems 2012. 83451A. (Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering; vol. 8345).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

time synchronization
Smart Sensors
Time Synchronization
Wireless Sensors
Smart sensors

Simulation and testing of a 6-story structure incorporating a coupled two mass nonlinear energy sink

Wierschem, N. E., Luo, J., Al-Shudeifat, M., Hubbard, S., Ott, R., Fahnestock, L. A., Quinn, D. D., McFarland, D. M., Spencer, B. F., Vakakis, A. & Bergman, L. A., Dec 1 2012, ASME 2012 International Design Engineering Technical Conferences and Computers and Information in Engineering Conference, IDETC/CIE 2012. PARTS A AND B ed. p. 1301-1308 8 p. (Proceedings of the ASME Design Engineering Technical Conference; vol. 1, no. PARTS A AND B).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Damping
Testing
Energy
Simulation
Dissipate