International Symposium on SHM and NDT

The International Symposium on Structural Health Monitoring and Non-Destructive Testing was held on November 29, 2013, at Lyon, France, organized by INSA (University of Lyon).

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Presentation slides

The aim of the Symposium is to provide an overview on the latest breakthroughs in SHM and NDT and their interactions with various industrial fields. It comprises a series of invited lectures given by internationally acknowledged experts/researchers in the field:

Leonid Gelman (Condition Monitoring)
Chair in Vibro-Acoustic Monitoring 
Department of Applied Mathematics and Computing, Cranfield University, UK
Novel Signal Processing Techniques for Condition Monitoring   (abstract)

Tomasz Barszcz (SHM & Condition Monitoring)
President of EC Systems 
AGH University of Science & Technology, Krakow, Poland
Monitoring of wind turbines – bridging industry and research  (abstract)

Gerd Dobmann (SHM)
Fraunhofer Institut für Zerstörungsfreie Prüfverfahren (IZFP), Germany 
On-line monitoring of material degradation due to fatigue by using sensor principles based on micromagnetic and ultrasonic NDT    (abstract)

Hervé Trétout (NDT) 
Dassault Aviation, France 

Xavier Maldague (NDT by Infra-red thermography and vision)
 Computer Vision and systems laboratory,
 Electrical and Computing engineering department, Laval University, Quebec, Canada
Infrared Thermography for NonDestructive Testing: Potentials and Applications (abstract)

Etienne Martin (NDT for nuclear industry)
 EDF, Direction Production Ingénierie, CEIDRE, Saint Denis, France
NDT for nuclear industry : needs and trends for the future (abstract)

Patrice Masson (SHM)
  Groupe d’Acoustique de l’Université de Sherbrooke (GAUS)
  Université de Sherbrooke, Québec, Canada
Increasing the robustness in damage imaging   (abstract)

 Frederic Cegla (NDE)
Department of Mechanical Engineering
 Imperial College of London, UK
Manual UT vs permanently installed sensors    (abstract)


Industrial partners/exhibitors :

  Polytec      EUROSONIC       cyxplus         dBVib



 Organization committee:

 WATSON project  (Wave-based Analysis Techniques for Structural On-line monitoring and Non-destructive testing)
Jérôme ANTONI, Philippe DUVAUCHELLE, François GIRARDIN, Philippe GUY, Nacer HAMZAOUI, Valérie KAFTANDJIAN, Quentin LECLERE et Thomas MONNIER
 Laboratoire Vibrations Acoustique, INSA Lyon
  25-bis, avenue Capelle, bâtiment Saint Exupéry
 69621 Villeurbanne, FRANCE

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