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Advances in Structural Engineering: Guest editorial

Wang, M. L., Cao, Y., Xia, Y. & Spencer, B. F., Feb 1 2011, In : Advances in Structural Engineering. 14, 1, p. i

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Structural design

Damage identification research of elastic plate by means of DLV based approach

Lu, J., Spencer, B. F. & Sim, S. H., Jul 1 2011, 2011 International Conference on Electric Technology and Civil Engineering, ICETCE 2011 - Proceedings. p. 4890-4893 4 p. 5776004. (2011 International Conference on Electric Technology and Civil Engineering, ICETCE 2011 - Proceedings).

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

Visualization
Finite element method
Computer simulation

Decentralized random decrement technique for data aggregation and system identification in wireless smart sensor networks

Sim, S. H., Spencer, B. F., Jo, H. & Carbonell-Márquez, J. F., Dec 1 2011, IUTAM Symposium on Nonlinear Stochastic Dynamics and Control - Proceedings of the IUTAM Symposium. p. 305-314 10 p. (Solid Mechanics and its Applications; vol. 29).

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

Smart sensors
Sensor networks
Identification (control systems)
Agglomeration
Structural health monitoring

Decentralized random decrement technique for efficient data aggregation and system identification in wireless smart sensor networks

Sim, S. H., Carbonell-Mrquez, J. F., Spencer, B. F. & Jo, H., Jan 1 2011, In : Probabilistic Engineering Mechanics. 26, 1, p. 81-91 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Smart sensors
system identification
Sensor networks
Identification (control systems)
Agglomeration

Enabling framework for structural health monitoring using smart sensors

Rice, J. A., Mechitov, K. A., Sim, S. H., Spencer, B. F. & Agha, G. A., Aug 1 2011, In : Structural Control and Health Monitoring. 18, 5, p. 574-587 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Smart sensors
Structural health monitoring
Engineers
Service oriented architecture (SOA)
Repair

Full-scale decentralized damage identification using wireless smart sensors

Jang, S., Sim, S. H., Jo, H. & Spencer, B. F., May 26 2011, Sensors and Smart Structures Technologies for Civil, Mechanical, and Aerospace Systems 2011. 79814W. (Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering; vol. 7981).

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

Damage Identification
Smart Sensors
Smart sensors
Wireless Sensors
Structural health monitoring

Full-scale experimental validation of high-fidelity wireless measurement on a historic truss bridge

Jang, S., Spencer, B. F., Rice, J. & Wang, Z., Feb 1 2011, In : Advances in Structural Engineering. 14, 1, p. 93-101 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sensors
Synchronization
Smart sensors
Steel bridges
Monitoring

Hybrid wireless smart sensor network for full-scale structural health monitoring of a cable-stayed bridge

Jo, H., Sim, S. H., Mechitov, K. A., Kim, R., Li, J., Moinzadeh, P., Spencer, B. F., Park, J. W., Cho, S., Jung, H. J., Yun, C. B., Rice, J. A. & Nagayama, T., May 26 2011, Sensors and Smart Structures Technologies for Civil, Mechanical, and Aerospace Systems 2011. 798105. (Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering; vol. 7981).

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

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

Implementation of a receptance-based SHM algorithm on wireless smart sensors

Jang, S., Sim, S. H. & Spencer, B. F., Dec 1 2011, Structural Health Monitoring 2011: Condition-Based Maintenance and Intelligent Structures - Proceedings of the 8th International Workshop on Structural Health Monitoring. p. 2043-2049 7 p. (Structural Health Monitoring 2011: Condition-Based Maintenance and Intelligent Structures - Proceedings of the 8th International Workshop on Structural Health Monitoring; vol. 2).

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

Smart sensors
Damage detection
Structural health monitoring
Identification (control systems)
Sensors

Integrated system for earthquake impact assessment

Lin, S. L., Elnashai, A. S., Li, J. & Spencer, B. F., Oct 26 2011.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Integrated System
Earthquake
Earthquakes
earthquake
Hazard

Modal analysis of simply supported plate using wireless smart sensor networks

Lu, J., Zhu, X., Chen, L., Jin, B., Sim, S. H. & Spencer, B. F., Oct 4 2011, Advances in Structural Engineering. p. 1022-1025 4 p. (Applied Mechanics and Materials; vol. 94-96).

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

Smart sensors
Modal analysis
Sensor networks
Structural health monitoring
Cost effectiveness

Real-time hybrid testing with equivalent force control method incorporating Kalman filter

Wu, B., Shi, P., Spencer, B. F., Phillips, B. M. & Chang, C. M., Nov 22 2011, Proceedings of the 2nd EFAST Workshop and 4AESE International Conference. EUCENTRE, (International Conference on Advances in Experimental Structural Engineering; vol. 2011-June).

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

Force control
Kalman filters
Testing
Time delay
Actuators

Reference channel selection strategy in system identification of bridge structure

Zhang, Y. X., Sim, S. H., Spencer, B. F. & Xiao, J., Dec 1 2011, In : Zhendong yu Chongji/Journal of Vibration and Shock. 30, 12, p. 181-184 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

bridges (structures)
system identification
Identification (control systems)
Cable stayed bridges
Sensors

Seismic performance of double-layer spherical reticulated shell with replaceable bar-type dampers

Yang, Y., Spencer, B., Li, Y. & Shen, S., Mar 1 2011, In : International Journal of Space Structures. 26, 1, p. 31-44 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Topology
Seismic response
Dynamic analysis
Failure modes
Damping

Structural health indices for steel truss bridges

Giles, R. K., Kim, R., Spencer, B. F., Nathan, M., Newmark, A. M., Bergman, L. A., Shield, C. K. & Sweeney, S. C., Jun 13 2011, Civil Engineering Topics - Proceedings of the 29th IMAC, a Conference on Structural Dynamics, 2011. p. 391-398 8 p. (Conference Proceedings of the Society for Experimental Mechanics Series; vol. 4).

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

Steel bridges
Health
Inspection
Corrosion
Arsenals

Structural modal identification based on distributed wireless smart sensor networks

Lu, J., Sim, S. H., Jin, B. & Spencer, B. F., Oct 1 2011, In : Yingyong Jichu yu Gongcheng Kexue Xuebao/Journal of Basic Science and Engineering. 19, 5, p. 732-740 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Smart sensors
Sensor networks
Agglomeration
Plywood
Structural health monitoring
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. A., 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

Structural health monitoring of railroad bridges - Research needs and preliminary results

Moreu, F., LaFave, J. M. & Spencer, B. F., Oct 1 2012, Structures Congress 2012 - Proceedings of the 2012 Structures Congress. p. 2141-2152 12 p. (Structures Congress 2012 - Proceedings of the 2012 Structures Congress).

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

Railroad bridges
Structural health monitoring
Railroads
Structural design
Engineers

The time-keeping anomaly of energy-saving sensors: Manifestation, solution, and a structural monitoring case study

Moinzadeh, P., Mechitov, K., Shiftehfar, R., Abdelzaher, T., Agha, G. & Spencer, B. F., Nov 1 2012, 2012 9th Annual IEEE Communications Society Conference on Sensor, Mesh and Ad Hoc Communications and Networks, SECON 2012. p. 380-388 9 p. 6275801. (Annual IEEE Communications Society Conference on Sensor, Mesh and Ad Hoc Communications and Networks workshops; vol. 1).

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

Clocks
Energy conservation
Monitoring
Sensors
Synchronization
2013

Advances and innovations at the multi-axial full-scale substructure testing and simulation (MUST-SIM) facility

Spencer, B. F., Kuchma, D. A., Elnashai, A. S. & Chang, C. M., Jan 1 2013, 5th International Conference on Advances in Experimental Structural Engineering, AESE 2013. EUCENTRE, (International Conference on Advances in Experimental Structural Engineering; vol. 2013-November).

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

Innovation
Testing
Position control
Electronic data interchange
Nonlinear analysis

An enhanced hydraulic actuator control method for large-scale real-time hybrid simulations

Chae, Y., Phillips, B., Ricles, J. M. & Spencer, B. F., Oct 17 2013, Structures Congress 2013: Bridging Your Passion with Your Profession - Proceedings of the 2013 Structures Congress. p. 2382-2393 12 p. (Structures Congress 2013: Bridging Your Passion with Your Profession - Proceedings of the 2013 Structures Congress).

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

Hydraulic actuators
Time series
Actuators
Hydraulics
Transfer functions

Automated wireless monitoring system for cable tension using smart sensors

Sim, S. H., Li, J., Jo, H., Park, J., Cho, S., Spencer, B. F. & Yun, C. B., Jun 12 2013, Sensors and Smart Structures Technologies for Civil, Mechanical, and Aerospace Systems 2013. 86922B. (Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering; vol. 8692).

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

Smart Sensors
Smart sensors
Monitoring System
Cable
cables

Bayesian updating of fragility functions using hybrid simulation

Li, J., Spencer, B. F. & Elnashai, A. S., Jul 1 2013, In : Journal of Structural Engineering (United States). 139, 7, p. 1160-1171 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Earthquakes
Availability
Calibration
Economics
Testing

Corrosion estimation of a historic truss bridge using model updating

Jang, S., Li, J. & Spencer, B. F., Jul 1 2013, In : Journal of Bridge Engineering. 18, 7, p. 678-689 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Corrosion
Steel bridges
Inspection
Analytical models
Scanning

Develoment of high-sensitivity wireless strain sensor for structural health monitoring

Jo, H., Park, J. W., Spencer, B. F. & Jung, H. J., May 1 2013, In : Smart Structures and Systems. 11, 5, p. 477-496 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Structural health monitoring
Smart sensors
Sensors
Cable stayed bridges
Cost effectiveness

Development of a wireless displacement measurement system using acceleration responses

Park, J. W., Sim, S. H., Jung, H. J. & Billie, S., Jul 1 2013, In : Sensors (Switzerland). 13, 7, p. 8377-8392 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Displacement measurement
displacement measurement
Costs and Cost Analysis
engineering
Costs

Dynamic displacement estimation from acceleration measurements using a wireless smart sensor

Park, J. W., Sim, S. H., Jung, H. J. & Spencer, B. F., Jul 26 2013, Structural Health Monitoring: Research and Applications. p. 227-234 8 p. (Key Engineering Materials; vol. 558).

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

Acceleration measurement
Smart sensors
Displacement measurement
Accelerometers
Lasers

Erratum for "bridge seismic retrofit program planning to maximize postearthquake transportation network capacity"

Chang, L., Peng, F., Ouyang, Y., Elnashai, A. S. & Spencer, B. F., Nov 26 2013, In : Journal of Infrastructure Systems. 19, 4, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Planning

Experimental and analytical behavior of blind bolted moment connections

Wang, J. & Spencer, B. F., Jan 16 2013, In : Journal of Constructional Steel Research. 82, p. 33-47 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Steel
Finite element method
Stiffness
Axial loads
Composite materials

Experimental blast testing of a large 9-story structure equipped with a system of nonlinear energy sinks

Wierschem, N. E., Hubbard, S. A., Luo, J., Fahnestock, L. A., Spencer, B. F., Quinn, D. D., McFarland, D. M., Vakakis, A. F. & Bergman, L. A., Jan 1 2013, 22nd Reliability, Stress Analysis, and Failure Prevention Conference; 25th Conference on Mechanical Vibration and Noise. American Society of Mechanical Engineers, (Proceedings of the ASME Design Engineering Technical Conference; vol. 8).

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

Blast
Testing
Energy
Passive System
Narrative