Objective 1: Structural Sustainability
Structural Health Monitoring (CE 8930) examines the use of low-cost, long term monitoring systems to keep civil infrastructure under constant surveillance, ensuring structural integrity. Moreover, the tools and skills the students will learn in this class can be implemented to develop sustainable maintenance and rehabilitation schemes and programs.
Objective 2: Structural Resiliency
Structural Health Monitoring (CE 8930) covers the concepts of rapid after disaster assessment of civil infrastructure. The tools and skills incorporated within the curriculum of this class provide quantitative means to assess the structural integrity loss a system undergoes after natural disasters and other hazardous events. You can download the SYLLABUS for the class.