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Composite Panel Damage Detection using Ultrasonic Testing and Neural Networks

@inproceedings{Kral2009CompositePD,
  title={Composite Panel Damage Detection using Ultrasonic Testing and Neural Networks},
  author={Zachary Tyler Kral and Walter Horn and James Edward Steck},
  year={2009}
}
For modern aircraft, wind turbines, and other aerospace structures composites are replacing metal components. These aerospace structures will be designed and expected to perform well for many years ahead. Therefore, structural health monitoring (SHM) systems are being designed to monitor these structures to improve maintenance, repairing or replacing composites components when the need arises. The focus of this research is on creating an SHM system, using ultrasonic testing methods to monitor… Expand

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Development of a decentralized artificial intelligence system for damage detection in composite laminates for aerospace structures
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