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Research Article

Performance Updating of Concrete Structures Using Proactive Health Monitoring: A Systems Approach

Table 1

Distribution type and values of its parameters for basic random variables.

ParameterMeanC.O.V.DistributionReference

3.5 Kg/m30.5LognormalVu and Stewart [30]
(nominal)5 × 10−5 m2/yr
Model error (D)1.00.2NormalVu and Stewart [30]
0.9 Kg/m30.19Uniform (0.6–1.2 Kg/m3)Vu and Stewart [30]
1.00.2LognormalLentz et al. [31]
40 mm0.1NormalChryssanthopoulos and Sterrit [32]
10, 20, and 30 mm (fully correlated)σ = 1 mmNormal
0.1 yearsDeterministic