Table of Contents Author Guidelines Submit a Manuscript
Shock and Vibration
Volume 2015, Article ID 957841, 21 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2015/957841
Research Article

Identification of Modal Parameters of Bridges Using Ambient Vibration Measurements

1Faculty of Mining, Geology and Civil Engineering, University of Tuzla, Univerzitetska 2, 75000 Tuzla, Bosnia and Herzegovina
2Faculty of Technical Sciences, University of Novi Sad, Trg D. Obradovica 6, 21000 Novi Sad, Serbia

Received 3 February 2015; Accepted 21 April 2015

Academic Editor: Roger Serra

Copyright © 2015 Damir Zenunovic et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

Linked References

  1. Y.-M. Fang and J.-P. Pu, “Field tests and simulation of Lion-Head River Bridge,” Shock and Vibration, vol. 14, no. 3, pp. 181–228, 2007. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  2. J. C. Carvajal, C. E. Ventura, and S. Huffman, “Ambient vibration testing of multi-span bridges with integral deck-abutments,” in Proceedings of the 27th Conference and Exposition on Structural Dynamics (IMAC '09), Orlando, Fla, USA, 2009.
  3. S. E.-O. Bahlous, M. Neifar, S. El-Borgi, and H. Smaoui, “Ambient vibration based damage diagnosis using statistical modal filtering and genetic algorithm: a bridge case study,” Shock and Vibration, vol. 20, no. 1, pp. 181–188, 2013. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  4. Q. W. Zhang, “Statistical damage identification for bridges using ambient vibration data,” Computers and Structures, vol. 85, no. 7-8, pp. 476–485, 2007. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  5. A. Oth and M. Picozzi, “Structural health monitoring using wireless technologies: an ambient vibration test on the adolphe bridge, Luxembourg City,” Advances in Civil Engineering, vol. 2012, Article ID 876174, 17 pages, 2012. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  6. C. R. Farrar and G. H. James III, “System identification from ambient vibration measurements on a bridge,” Journal of Sound and Vibration, vol. 205, no. 1, pp. 1–18, 1997. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  7. A. Cury, C. Cremona, and J. Dumoulin, “Long-term monitoring of a PSC box girder bridge: operational modal analysis, data normalization and structural modification assessment,” Mechanical Systems and Signal Processing, vol. 33, pp. 13–37, 2012. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  8. D. Zenunovic, E. Husejnagic, and R. Folic, “Measurement of ambient vibration of concrete bridges,” in Proceedings of the 3rd International Conference of Seismic Engineering and Engineering Seismology, R. Folic, Ed., pp. 181–188, 2012.
  9. D. Zenunovic, E. Husejnagic, R. Folic, and M. Topalovic, “Analysis of influential parameters for modeling of real behavior of bridge,” in Proceedings of the 12th International Scientific Meeting (INDIS '12), pp. 344–352, 2012.
  10. D. Zenunovic, E. Husejnagic, and R. Folic, “Measurements of ambient vibration of concrete girder bridges,” in Proceedings of the 14th International Symposium of MASE, pp. 327–334, Struga, Macedonia, 2011.
  11. D. Zenunovic, M. Topalovic, and R. Folic, “Assessment of cable-stayed pedestrian and motorway overpass,” in The Eight International Conference “Bridges in Danube Basin”, pp. 117–127, 2014. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  12. M.-N. Ta, J. Lardis, and B. Marc, “Natural frequencies and modal damping ratios identification of civil structures from ambient vibration data,” Shock and Vibration, vol. 13, no. 4-5, pp. 429–444, 2006. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  13. N.-J. Jacobsen, P. Andersen, and R. Brincker, “Using EFDD as robust technique for deterministic excitation in operational modal analysis,” in Proceedings of the 2nd International Operational Modal Analysis Conference (IOMAC '07), Copenhagen, Denmark, May 2007.
  14. N. A. Londono, S. L. Desjardins, and D. T. Lau, “Use of stochastic subspace identification methods for post-disaster condition assessment of highway bridges,” in Proceedings of the 13th World Conference on Earthquake Engineering, Paper no. 2714, Vancouver, Canada, August 2004.
  15. T. Türker and A. Bayraktar, “Structural safety assessment of bowstring type RC arch bridges using ambient vibration testing and finite element model calibration,” Measurement, vol. 58, pp. 33–45, 2014. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  16. A. C. Altunişik, A. Bayraktar, B. Sevim, and Ş. Ateş, “Ambient vibration based seismic evaluation of isolated Gülburnu highway bridge,” Soil Dynamics and Earthquake Engineering, vol. 31, no. 11, pp. 1496–1510, 2011. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  17. F. Magalhães, E. Caetano, Á. Cunha, O. Flamand, and G. Grillaud, “Ambient and free vibration tests of the Millau Viaduct: evaluation of alternative processing strategies,” Engineering Structures, vol. 45, pp. 372–384, 2012. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  18. W.-X. Ren, W. Zatar, and I. E. Harik, “Ambient vibration-based seismic evaluation of a continuous girder bridge,” Engineering Structures, vol. 26, no. 5, pp. 631–640, 2004. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  19. A. Kibboua, M. N. Farsi, J.-L. Chatelain, B. Guillier, H. Bechtoula, and Y. Mehani, “Modal analysis and ambient vibration measurements on Mila-Algeria cable stayed bridge,” Structural Engineering and Mechanics, vol. 29, no. 2, pp. 171–186, 2008. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  20. C. Gentile and N. Gallino, “Ambient vibration testing and structural evaluation of an historic suspension footbridge,” Advances in Engineering Software, vol. 39, no. 4, pp. 356–366, 2008. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  21. M. Clotaire and P. Gueguen, “Seismic vulnerability assessment using ambient vibrations: method and validation,” in Proceedings of the 1st International Operational Modal Analysis Conference, pp. 337–344, Copenhagen, Denmark, April 2005.
  22. R. Johansson, System Modeling and Identification, Prentice-Hall, 1993.
  23. M. Kumar, Analysis of Elastomeric Bearings in Compression, CIE 526: Finite Element Structural Analysis, Department of Civil, Structural and Environmental Engineering, University at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY, USA, 2012.
  24. EN 1992-1-1:2004, Eurocode 2: Design of Concrete Structures—Part 1-1: General Rules and Rules for Buildings, CEN, 2004.