A Critical Review on Structural Health Monitoring: Definitions, Methods, and Perspectives

Gharehbaghi, Vahid Reza and Farsangi, Ehsan Noroozinejad and Noori, Mohammad and Yang, T. Y. and Li, Shaofan and Nguyen, Andy ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0001-8739-8207 and Malaga‑Chuquitaype, Christian and Gardoni, Paolo and Mirjalili, Seyedali (2021) A Critical Review on Structural Health Monitoring: Definitions, Methods, and Perspectives. Archives of Computational Methods in Engineering. pp. 1-27. ISSN 1134-3060

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The benefits of tracking, identifying, measuring features of interest from structure responses have endless applications for saving cost, time and improving safety. To date, structural health monitoring (SHM) has been extensively applied in several fields, such as aerospace, automotive, and mechanical engineering. However, the focus of this paper is to provide a comprehensive up-to-date review of civil engineering structures such as buildings, bridges, and other infrastructures. For this reason, this article commences with a concise introduction to the fundamental definitions of SHM. The next section presents the general concepts and factors that determine the best strategy to be employed for SHM. Afterward, a thorough review of the most prevalent anomaly detection approaches, from classic techniques to advanced methods, is presented. Subsequently, some popular benchmarks, including laboratory specimens and real structures for validating the proposed methodologies, are demonstrated and discussed. Finally, the advantages and disadvantages of each method are summarized, which can be helpful in future studies.

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Item Type: Article (Commonwealth Reporting Category C)
Refereed: Yes
Item Status: Live Archive
Faculty/School / Institute/Centre: Historic - Faculty of Health, Engineering and Sciences - School of Civil Engineering and Surveying (1 Jul 2013 - 31 Dec 2021)
Faculty/School / Institute/Centre: Current - Institute for Advanced Engineering and Space Sciences - Centre for Future Materials (1 Jan 2017 -)
Date Deposited: 03 Feb 2022 00:04
Last Modified: 24 Oct 2022 22:05
Uncontrolled Keywords: Structural Health Monitoring (SHM); Damage Detection Methods; SHM Benchmarks; Anomaly Detection; Structural Safety; Reliability
Fields of Research (2008): 09 Engineering > 0905 Civil Engineering > 090506 Structural Engineering
Fields of Research (2020): 40 ENGINEERING > 4005 Civil engineering > 400510 Structural engineering
Socio-Economic Objectives (2008): B Economic Development > 88 Transport > 8801 Ground Transport > 880106 Road Infrastructure and Networks
Socio-Economic Objectives (2020): 12 CONSTRUCTION > 1201 Building management and services > 120101 Civil building management and services
27 TRANSPORT > 2703 Ground transport > 270308 Road infrastructure and networks
Identification Number or DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/s11831-021-09665-9
URI: http://eprints.usq.edu.au/id/eprint/44951

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