Structural Health Monitoring Workshop



Satellite Applications Catapult


31/10/2013 - 9:30 am


31/10/2013 - 2:30 pm

This workshop is your opportunity to influence the development of a system using GNSS (Global Navigation Satellite Systems) and EO (Earth Observation) for the structural health monitoring of bridges and critical infrastructures. 

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  • 09:30 Arrival and Coffee

  • 10:00 Introduction to the Workshop – Paul Bhatia, University of Nottingham

  • 10:10 Satellite Applications Catapult – Ren Capes, Satellite Applications Catapult

  • 10:20 Why do we need SHM? – Barry Colford, Forth Road Bridge  Bridgemaster

  • 10:40 The GeoSHM Project – Xiaolin Meng, University of Nottingham

  • 11:00 Earth Observation in GeoSHM – Andy Sowter, University of Nottingham

  • 11:20 The SHM way forward – James Whitworth, Leica Geosystems

  • 11:40 Q and A

  • 12:00 Lunch

  • 12:45 Working Groups

  • 14:30 Wrapping up and how to stay involved – Paul Bhatia, University of Nottingham

GeoSHM is funded by the ESA Integrated Applications Programme (IAP) and is part of a range of ESA activities that support the Civil Engineering Industry. 

Please note: This event is free to attend. Registration closes: October 28 2013. Places are limited.

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