Remote Visual Testing: NDT Initial Inspection of Turbines and Boilers

Publication Date: 1 December 2016
Publication: Materials Evaluation, Volume 74, Issue 12, pgs. 28 - 32
Author(s): Fredy EduardoCamargo Becerra

Influence of Coupling Interference on Arrayed Eddy Current Displacement Measurement

Publication Date: 1 December 2016
Publication: Materials Evaluation, Volume 74, Issue 12, pgs. 1675 - 1683
Author(s): Xianjun Sheng, Yang Li, Meng Lian, Cai Xu, Yongqing Wang

Nondestructive Testing of Dielectric Materials using an Active Reflecting Microwave Array

Publication Date: 1 December 2016
Publication: Materials Evaluation, Volume 74, Issue 12, pgs. 1684 - 1691
Author(s): Amin Tayebi, Premjeet Chahal, Lalita Udpa, Satish S. Udpa

Metrology in Electromagnetic Nondestructive Testing: Correct Evaluation of Test Parameters

Publication Date: 1 December 2016
Publication: Materials Evaluation, Volume 74, Issue 12, pgs. 1644 - 1651
Author(s): V.V. Sukhorukov

In-Situ Structural Health Monitoring of a Reinforced Concrete Frame Embedded with Cement-Based Piezoelectric Smart Composites

Publication Date: 1 November 2016
Publication: Research in Nondestructive Evaluation, Volume 27, Issue 4, pgs. 216 - 229
Author(s): Biqin Dong, Yuqing Liu, Lei Qin, Yaocheng Wang, Yuan Fang, Feng Xing, Xianchuan Chen

Application of Ultrasonic Methods for Early Detection of Intergranular Corrosion in Austenitic Stainless Steel

Publication Date: 1 November 2016
Publication: Research in Nondestructive Evaluation, Volume 27, Issue 4, pgs. 193 - 203
Author(s): Jingpin Jiao, Zhongxiang Fan, Fei Zhong, Cunfu He, Bin Wu

Effect of Focal Law Parameters on Probability of Detection in Phased Array Ultrasonic Testing Using a Simulation and Case Study Approach

Publication Date: 1 November 2016
Publication: Materials Evaluation, Volume 74, Issue 11, pgs. 1574 - 1591
Author(s): P.R. Dheeraj, I. Mohsin, Shaik Khaja Mohiuddin, Sirajul H. Masroor

Design of an Orthotropic Piezoelectric Composite Material Phased Array Transducer for Damage Detection in a Concrete Structure

Publication Date: 1 November 2016
Publication: Research in Nondestructive Evaluation, Volume 27, Issue 4, pgs. 204 - 215
Author(s): Ziping Wang, Ying Luo, Guoqi Zhao, Bai Qiang Xu, Fuh-Gwo Yuan

Is Time of Flight Diffraction Blind for Inner Diameter and Outer Diameter Surfaces?

Publication Date: 1 November 2016
Publication: Materials Evaluation, Volume 74, Issue 11, pgs. 1531 - 1535
Author(s): Mustafa Gonulal

Assessment of Acoustic Nonlinearity Parameters Using an Optimized Data-Fitting Method with Multi-Gaussian Beam Model-Based Diffraction Correct

Publication Date: 1 November 2016
Publication: Research in Nondestructive Evaluation, Volume 27, Issue 4, pgs. 230 - 250
Author(s): Hyunjo Jeong, Shuzeng Zhang, Sungjong Cho, Xiongbing Li

Microstructural Evaluation of High-strength Bainitic Steel by Nondestructive Techniques

Publication Date: 1 November 2016
Publication: Materials Evaluation, Volume 74, Issue 11, pgs. 1567 - 1573
Author(s): A. Nusair Khan, S.H. Khan, Yaseer A. Durrani

An Innovative Application of Computed Tomography: The Next Dimension of Safety for Critical Infrastructure

Publication Date: 1 November 2016
Publication: Materials Evaluation, Volume 74, Issue 11, pgs. 1521 - 1528
Author(s): A. Makovoz, R. Maziuk

Getting More Precision in Videoscope Measurements, While Taking Larger Measurements from Further Away

Publication Date: 24 October 2016
Conference: , pgs. 62 - 65 Author(s): Charles Janecka, Liam Hanna

NDE Engineering: E is for Evaluation

Publication Date: 24 October 2016
Conference: , pgs. 30 - 36 Author(s): John C. Duke, Jr

Overview of an Automated Ultrasonic Wheel Defect Detection Technology

Publication Date: 24 October 2016
Conference: , pgs. 22 - 29 Author(s): Duan Xiao Hua, Shi Zheng Ying, Mei Jin Song

Inspection of Complex Geometries Using Flexible Ultrasonic Phased Array Probes

Publication Date: 24 October 2016
Conference: , pgs. 191 - 196 Author(s): Jeffrey Wells

Phased Array NDE for Railroads

Publication Date: 24 October 2016
Conference: , pgs. 41 - 44 Author(s): Troy Elbert

Post-impact Non-destructive Evaluation of Homogeneous Sugarcane Bagasse Particleboards

Publication Date: 24 October 2016
Conference: , pgs. 2 - 10 Author(s): H. Zhang, S. Sfarra, C. Ibarra-Castanedo, F. Sarasini, J. Tirillo, N.P. Avdelidis, J. Fiorelli, D. Sartori, S. Perilli, X.P.V. Maldague

Process-Integrated Eddy Current Quality Assurance (Theoretical Simulations, Study, Investigation)

Publication Date: 24 October 2016
Conference: , pgs. 104 - 112 Author(s): Nataliia Matvieieva, Iryna Patsora, Henning Heuer, Ievgen Kharabet, Georg Bardl

Radiation Hardness Performance of Amorphous Silicon Flat Panels

Publication Date: 24 October 2016
Conference: , pgs. 138 - 145 Author(s): D. Shedlock, Ph.D., M. Hu, J. Star-Lack, D. Nisius, Ph.D.

Hybrid NDI Technology for Rapid Inspection of Large Aircraft

Publication Date: 24 October 2016
Conference: , pgs. 146 - 153 Author(s): Evan R. Weststrate, Michael S. Squillante, Mark Steinback, Sergey Chekanov, Michael R. Squillante

How the Advancement of Computed Tomography (CT) is Changing the Way We Analyze Munitions

Publication Date: 24 October 2016
Conference: , pgs. 161 - 165 Author(s): Kyle Stoll

Fluorescent Penetrant Inspection – Some Do’s and Don’ts

Publication Date: 24 October 2016
Conference: , pgs. 88 - 89 Author(s): Andrew Lentfer, David Moore

FTIR Reflectance Spectroscopy as a Tool for Mapping the Surface Concentration of Coatings on Metal and Glass Surfaces

Publication Date: 24 October 2016
Conference: , pgs. 166 - 167 Author(s): Mary Thomson, Peter Melling, Robert Kertayasa

Extracting Inspection Process Information from Ultrasonic Chart Recordings of Round Bar and Tubing

Publication Date: 24 October 2016
Conference: , pgs. 176 - 183 Author(s): Phillip W. Trach

Damage Detection in Steel Pipes Using a Semi-Supervised Statistical Learning Algorithm

Publication Date: 24 October 2016
Conference: , pgs. 130 - 136 Author(s): Debarshi Sen, Satish Nagarajaiah

Cracked Wheel Characterization Using Automated Crack Wheel Detector System (ACWDS)

Publication Date: 24 October 2016
Conference: , pgs. 122 - 129 Author(s): Anish Poudel, Matthew Witte, Semih Kalay

A Unique and Patented Phased Array, the FAAST-PA

Publication Date: 24 October 2016
Conference: , pgs. 45 - 50 Author(s): Xavier Harrich, Alex Fidahoussen

Approaching a Videoscope’s Highest Physics Limited Resolution to Improve RVI

Publication Date: 24 October 2016
Conference: , pgs. 71 - 78 Author(s): Frank Lafleur

Anisotropic Stiffness Tensor Measurement for Standing Trees using Acoustics

Publication Date: 24 October 2016
Conference: , pgs. 79 - 87 Author(s): Mathew Legg, Stuart Bradley

A Model-Based Study of the Effect of Semi-Elliptical Surface Notch Geometry on the Signal of a Split-D Eddy Current Probe

Publication Date: 24 October 2016
Conference: , pgs. 113 - 121 Author(s): Ehsan Mohseni, Martin Viens, Demartonne Ramos Franca

Air-Coupled Ultrasonic Testing of Welding Seams in Automotive Applications

Publication Date: 24 October 2016
Conference: , pgs. 154 - 160 Author(s): R. Steinhausen, M. Kiel, M. Lucas, A. Bodi

A Generalizable Radiography Algorithm Test Environment for NDE Applications

Publication Date: 24 October 2016
Conference: , pgs. 66 - 70 Author(s): Edward S. Jimenez, Ismael Perez, Andrew C. Wantuch

Advances in Phased Array Weld Inspection Scan Plan Designs – Use of Compound S-scan for Improved Weld Flaw Detection and Sizing

Publication Date: 24 October 2016
Conference: , pgs. 90 - 94 Author(s): Chris Magruder

A Digital Facility Approach to the Collection and Analysis of NDT for the Refining and Petrochemical Industries

Publication Date: 24 October 2016
Conference: , pgs. 51 - 56 Author(s): Eric Hoffman

Acceptance Criteria for UV Discharge Detection

Publication Date: 24 October 2016
Conference: , pgs. 11 - 13 Author(s): Georgy Batov, Sergey Milovanov, Mikhail Vichrov

Recent Advances in Handheld X-Ray Fluorescence Based Alloy PMI/Material Testing

Publication Date: 24 October 2016
Conference: , pgs. 168 - 175 Author(s): Alex Thurston, Dillon McDowell

XRF Advancements Improve Detection of Trace Silicon in Carbon Steel in On-line, High Temperature Process Piping and Components

Publication Date: 24 October 2016
Conference: , pgs. 57 - 61 Author(s): Michael Hull, Alex Thurston, Dianne Hillhouse

True Advancements for Longitudinal Seam Weld Inspection in Phased Array

Publication Date: 24 October 2016
Conference: , pgs. 184 - 190 Author(s): Jonathan Turcotte, Philippe Rioux, Philippe Cyr

Use of Simulators for Radiation Safety Training

Publication Date: 24 October 2016
Conference: , pgs. 17 - 21 Author(s): Jennifer A. Collins, Micah J. Rollins, Frederick P. Straccia

The Fallacy of Sharpness in Determining Digital Radiographic Image Quality

Publication Date: 24 October 2016
Conference: , pgs. 197 - 203 Author(s): Brian S. White

Structural Health Monitoring and Design Verification of Tidal Turbine Support Structure

Publication Date: 24 October 2016
Conference: , pgs. 95978-1-57117- - 103 Author(s): Maryam Mashayekhizadeh, Travis Adams, Chao Yang, Ian Gagnon, Martin Wosnik, Kenneth Baldwin, Erin Santini-Bell

NDT Goes to Career Day

Publication Date: 1 October 2016
Publication: The NDT Technician, Volume 15, Issue 4, pgs. 10 - 11
Author(s): Toni Kervina, Dan Kerr

Inspection Techniques for Tubulars Used in Oilfield

Publication Date: 1 October 2016
Publication: Materials Evaluation, Volume 74, Issue 10, pgs. 1362 - 1370
Author(s): J.Z. Chen

Multilayer Frequency Selective Surface-based Sensing for Structural Health Monitoring of Layered Structures

Publication Date: 1 October 2016
Publication: Materials Evaluation, Volume 74, Issue 10, pgs. 1457 - 1466
Author(s): Dustin F. Pieper, Kristen M. Donnell

A Capacitive Sensor for Nuclear Power Plant Cable Monitoring

Publication Date: 1 October 2016
Publication: Materials Evaluation, Volume 74, Issue 10, pgs. 1467 - 1474
Author(s): Weixing Sun, Rui Ding, Nicola Bowler

Quick Industrial X-ray Testing Without Intermediate Data Carriers of Information

Publication Date: 1 October 2016
Publication: The NDT Technician, Volume 15, Issue 4, pgs. 1 - 8
Author(s): V.A. Troitskiy

Aircraft Structural Health Monitoring for Damage Detection: Reliability Aspects and Potential Solutions

Publication Date: 1 September 2016
Publication: Materials Evaluation, Volume 74, Issue 9, pgs. 1235 - 1244 Author(s): Catalin Mandache

Improving on the 6 dB Drop Technique for Determination of Flaw Length

Publication Date: 1 September 2016
Publication: Materials Evaluation, Volume 74, Issue 9, pgs. 1224 - 1233 Author(s): Paul Holloway

Finite Element Method Characterization of 3D Magnetic Flux Leakage Signal of Crack Discontinuities at Multiple Liftoff Values

Publication Date: 1 September 2016
Publication: Materials Evaluation, Volume 74, Issue 9, pgs. 1296 - Author(s): Xiaoming Zha, Zhihao Xu, Hougui Chen, Yanhua Sun, Heling Deng

Nondestructive Potentiostatic Etching Technique for the Detection and Quantification of Preexisting Plastic Strain in Austenitic Stainless Steel

Publication Date: 1 September 2016
Publication: Materials Evaluation, Volume 74, Issue 9, pgs. 1287 - 1295 Author(s): Shota Hokari, Akiyoshi Suzuki, Yutaka Watanabe

Reliability Analysis of Infrared Thermography (IRT) for the Detection of Subsurface Delamination

Publication Date: 29 August 2016
Conference: , pgs. 118 - 125 Author(s): Ali A. Sultan, Glenn A. Washer

Comprehensive Nondestructive Evaluation of Las Vegas Viaduct Deck for Rehabilitation Design

Publication Date: 29 August 2016
Conference: , pgs. 25 - Author(s): Keith Sorota, Nicholas Cioffredi, Adam Carmichael, Ken Maser

Laser-Induced Breakdown Spectroscopy (LIBS) – Automated 2D Chemical Analysis of Concrete

Publication Date: 29 August 2016
Conference: , pgs. 155 - 160 Author(s): Gerd Wilsch, Cassian Gottlieb, Steven Millar, Herbert Wiggenhauser

Rapid Bridge Deck Damage Identification from Unmanned Aerial System Imagery

Publication Date: 29 August 2016
Conference: , pgs. 50 - 57 Author(s): Andrew Ellenberg, Antonios Kontsos, Franklin Moon, Ivan Bartoli

The Use of Complementary NDE Techniques and Load Testing to Evaluate a Historic Concrete Arch Bridge

Publication Date: 29 August 2016
Conference: , pgs. 174 - 181 Author(s): D. B. Woodham, C. Citto, J. Sipple

Evaluation of Hydrogen Cracking using Phased Array Ultrasonic Testing on Washington Avenue Bridge in Minneapolis, MN

Publication Date: 29 August 2016
Conference: , pgs. 106 - 110 Author(s): William Hardy, Curtis J. Schroeder, Philip Fish

Development of Web Based Training for NDE of Bridges

Publication Date: 29 August 2016
Conference: , pgs. 140 - 143 Author(s): Eric Thorkildsen

Development of a Portable Total-Stress Measurement Instrument

Publication Date: 29 August 2016
Conference: , pgs. 149 - 154 Author(s): Glenn Washer, Paul Fuchs, Pedro Ruiz Fabian

Detection of Water Ponding in Steel-plate-bonded Concrete Slab Using Ultrasonic Guided Wave

Publication Date: 29 August 2016
Conference: , pgs. 132 - 139 Author(s): Hajime Tachibana, Sohichi Hirose, Akira Furukawa, Yoshinori Shimada, Oleg Kotyaev, Keisuke Nakamoto

Damage Evaluation of Alkali-Silica Reaction Using Acoustic Emission

Publication Date: 29 August 2016
Conference: , pgs. 9 - 16 Author(s): Rafal Anay, Mohamed El Batanouny, Carl Chuck Larosche, Derek Cong, Paul Ziehl

Comparison of Bridge Deck Analysis Techniques Using Manual and Automated Methods

Publication Date: 29 August 2016
Conference: , pgs. 81 - 84 Author(s): Nicole Martino, Nenad Gucunski, Kien Dinh

Structural Health Monitoring of Weathering Steel Overhead Sign Support Structures in West Virginia

Publication Date: 29 August 2016
Conference: , pgs. 182 - 189 Author(s): Wael Zatar, Hai Nguyen

Comparative Seismic Laboratory and Non-Contact Field Measurements of Asphalt Concrete

Publication Date: 29 August 2016
Conference: , pgs. - 24 Author(s): Henrik Bjurstrom, Anders Gudmarsson, Nils Ryden, Josefin Starkhammar

Bridge Deck Scanning by Infrared Thermography

Publication Date: 29 August 2016
Conference: , pgs. 91 - 98 Author(s): Masato Matsumoto

Bridge Cable Fracture Detection with Acoustic Emission Tests

Publication Date: 29 August 2016
Conference: , pgs. 38 - 41 Author(s): Hongya Qu, Tiantian Li, J. Alexander Cain, Genda Chen

Use of Ground Penetrating Radar (GPR) for Value Engineering Rehabilitation Redesign of New York State Thruway Bridge Decks

Publication Date: 29 August 2016
Conference: , pgs. 31 - 37 Author(s): Adam Carmichael, William Frank, Kenneth Maser, Evan Guarino

Assessing the Reliability of Impact-Echo for the Detection of Delamination Using Wilcoxon-Mann-Whitney Statistics

Publication Date: 29 August 2016
Conference: , pgs. 126 - 131 Author(s): Ali A. Sultan, Glenn A. Washer

Assessing Structural Integrity of Old Bridge Foundations Using Swept Frequency Seismic Imaging vs. Direct Structural Investigation – A Case Study

Publication Date: 29 August 2016
Conference: , pgs. 42 - 49 Author(s): Jozef Joe Descour, Anil K. Agrawal

Use of Heavy Weight Deflectometer in Monitoring Flexible Pavement Deterioration during Accelerated Pavement Testing

Publication Date: 29 August 2016
Conference: , pgs. 73 - 79 Author(s): Qiang Li, Carlos Cary, Navneet Garg, Ryan Rutter

Use of NDE to Detect MSE Wall Reinforcement in Highway Bridge Embankments

Publication Date: 29 August 2016
Conference: , pgs. 167 - 173 Author(s): Mark E. Williams, Grant Corley

Use of NDE to Evaluate Transverse Cracking Near Reinforced Concrete Pavement Joints

Publication Date: 29 August 2016
Conference: , pgs. 161 - 166 Author(s): Mark E. Williams, Grant Corley

Roads and Bridges 2016: Ultrasonic Examination and Monitoring of Original Sheave Trunnions for the Lift-Span of the I-5 Interstate Bridge Crossing the Columbia River

Publication Date: 29 August 2016
Conference: , pgs. 99 - 105 Author(s): Brian J. Santosuosso, Robert D. Gessel

Weld Penetration Monitoring Using PAUT for Orthotropic Deck

Publication Date: 29 August 2016
Conference: , pgs. 111 - 117 Author(s): Daly Souissi

Low Speed vs. Highway Speed Infrared Thermography for Bridge Deck Delamination Detection

Publication Date: 29 August 2016
Conference: , pgs. 85 - 90 Author(s): Ken Maser, Adam Carmichael

Feasibility Study on Adapting a Machine Learning Based Multi-Sensor Data Fusion Approach for Honeycomb Detection in Concrete

Publication Date: 29 August 2016
Conference: , pgs. 144 - 148 Author(s): Christoph Volker, Sabine Kruschwitz, Christian Boller, Herbert Wiggenhauser

Nondestructive Evaluation of Multiple Asphalt Concrete Layers of an Instrumented Pavement Section

Publication Date: 29 August 2016
Conference: , pgs. 2 - 8 Author(s): Mesbah Ahmed, Rafiqul Tarefder, Arup Maji

Similarities and Differences in Condition Assessment of Concrete Bridge Decks by Visual Inspection and NDE

Publication Date: 29 August 2016
Conference: , pgs. 58 - 64 Author(s): Nenad Gucunski, Jinyoung Kim, Kien Dinh, Trung Duong, Robert Zobel

Planning Concrete Bridge Deck Repairs Using Rapid Vertical Electrical Impedance and Acoustic Impact-Echo Scanning

Publication Date: 29 August 2016
Conference: , pgs. 65 - 72 Author(s): W. Spencer Guthrie, Brian A. Mazzeo

Study on the Laser-Based Weld Surface Flaw Identification System Employing Wavelet Analysis Methodology

Publication Date: 1 August 2016
Publication: Research in Nondestructive Evaluation, Volume 27, Issue 3, pgs. 137 - 154
Author(s): Zhigang Qu, Alvin YungBoon Chong, Juan LuisFerrando Chacon, Vassilios Kappatos, Cem Selcuk, Tat-Hean Gan

Towards Aircraft Condition-based Maintenance: SHM for Damage Detection as In-situ NDI

Publication Date: 1 August 2016
Publication: Materials Evaluation, Volume 74, Issue 8, pgs. 1108 - 1116
Author(s): Catalin Mandache

Bearings Fault Diagnosis Using Vibrational Signal Analysis by EMD Method

Publication Date: 1 August 2016
Publication: Research in Nondestructive Evaluation, Volume 27, Issue 3, pgs. 155 - 174
Author(s): Majid Norouzi Keshtan, Mehrdad Nouri Khajavi

Stress Measurement Apparatus Based on Pulsed Magnetic Field

Publication Date: 1 August 2016
Publication: Materials Evaluation, Volume 74, Issue 8, pgs. 1161 - 1167
Author(s): Bing Han, Dongyan Huang, Tianli Hu, Xin Wang, Weitao Zheng, Tao Zhang

Ultrasonic Beam Models for Angle Beam Surface Wave Transducers

Publication Date: 1 August 2016
Publication: Research in Nondestructive Evaluation, Volume 27, Issue 3, pgs. 175 - 191
Author(s): Xinyu Zhao, Lester W. Schmerr, Jr, Alexander Sedov, Xiongbing Li

Numerical Simulation and Experimental Investigation of Propagation of Guided Waves on Pipe with Discontinuities in Different Axial Angles

Publication Date: 1 August 2016
Publication: Materials Evaluation, Volume 74, Issue 8, pgs. 1168 - 1175
Author(s): Yigon Kim, Li Chen, Hong-Sik Moon

Nonlinear Ultrasonic Nondestructive Evaluation of Damaged Concrete Based on Embedded Piezoelectric Sensors

Publication Date: 1 August 2016
Publication: Research in Nondestructive Evaluation, Volume 27, Issue 3, pgs. 125 - 136
Author(s): Xinchun Xie, Dongyu Xu, Xiaojing Guo, Fei Sha, Shifeng Huang

Nondestructive Testing Simulation for Studying Structural Integrity in Aerospace Components

Publication Date: 1 August 2016
Publication: Materials Evaluation, Volume 74, Issue 8, pgs. 1119 - 1128
Author(s): Surendra Singh, Joseph Gray

Non-Contact Ultrasonic Inspection for Attenuating Materials

Publication Date: 27 July 2016
Conference: , pgs. 10 - 12 Author(s): Larry Gochnauer

UT of Composites: Atypical Characteristics that You Need to Be Aware of

Publication Date: 27 July 2016
Conference: , pgs. 31 - Author(s): Randy Plis, Michael Shakinovsky

Ultrasonic and EMAT - Important Tools to Analyze a Combined Effect of Multiple Damage Mechanisms in Boiler Tubes

Publication Date: 27 July 2016
Conference: , pgs. 2 - 9 Author(s): Sarken D. Kapayeva, Marek J. Bergander, Anatoli Vakhguelt

Finite Element Simulation of a New Ultrasonic Fiber Optic Sensor using Gold Nanocomposite

Publication Date: 27 July 2016
Conference: , pgs. 46 - 50 Author(s): Qixiang Tang, Cong Du, Xingwi Wang, Tzuyang Yu

True Advancements for Longitudinal Weld Pipe Inspection in PA

Publication Date: 27 July 2016
Conference: , pgs. 39 - 45 Author(s): Philippe Rioux, Jonathan Turcotte, Philippe Cyr

A Unique and Patented FAST UT Phased Array Instrument

Publication Date: 27 July 2016
Conference: , pgs. 13 - 21 Author(s): Xavier Harrich, Alex Fidahoussen

Faster, Safer, Smarter: Automatic Crack Detection Methods on Large-Scale Concrete Infrastructure

Publication Date: 25 July 2016
Conference: , pgs. 12 - 16 Author(s): Isao Amano, Vishal Jani

The Role of Integration in NDT Quality Assurance (QA) Chain

Publication Date: 25 July 2016
Conference: , pgs. 2 - 3 Author(s): Peter Brunnengraeber, Ajay Pasupuleti

Modular Strip Detector Development Testing for Digital Radiography

Publication Date: 25 July 2016
Conference: , pgs. 37 - 43 Author(s): D. Shedlock, M. Hu, Ph.D., J. Star-Lack, D. Humber, D. Nisius, Ph.D.

Computed Tomography by Combining Transmission and Scatter Radiography Methods

Publication Date: 25 July 2016
Conference: , pgs. 17 - 24 Author(s): Michael Liesenfelt, James Baciak, Edward Dugan, Greg Grissom

Qualification and Stability of a Computed Tomography System for Small Parts Inspection

Publication Date: 25 July 2016
Conference: , pgs. 4 - 11 Author(s): David A. Fry, Christopher J. Stull, Brandon M. Lattimore

Enhanced Tire Quality Controls by Novel X-ray Digital Detectors

Publication Date: 25 July 2016
Conference: , pgs. 58 - 63 Author(s): Fei Wang

X-ray Computed Tomography for Dimensional Measurements

Publication Date: 25 July 2016
Conference: , pgs. 44 - 57 Author(s): Herminso Villarraga-Gomez

Interior Ballistic Studies via High Frame-rate X-ray Imaging

Publication Date: 25 July 2016
Conference: , pgs. 25 - 30 Author(s): Stuart R. Miller, Lawrence J. D'Aries, Rob Robertson, Bipin Singh, Vivek V. Nagarkar

Nondestructive Evaluation Utilizing Imaging Plates For Field Radiography Applications

Publication Date: 25 July 2016
Conference: , pgs. 64 - 70 Author(s): Brian S. White

X-ray Assisted Defect Recognition (ADR) Project Summary for MIM Parts

Publication Date: 25 July 2016
Conference: , pgs. 31 - 36 Author(s): Francisco Miranda

Hydrophilic Emulsifier Concentration

Publication Date: 1 July 2016
Publication: The NDT Technician, Volume 15, Issue 3, pgs. 8 - 10
Author(s): Abhishek Wakaskar

Computed Tomography Helical Scanning for Dimensional Metrology: Evaluation of Measurement Errors

Publication Date: 1 July 2016
Publication: Materials Evaluation, Volume 74, Issue 7, pgs. 1055 - 1059
Author(s): Valentina Aloisi, Simone Carmignato, Joseph Schlecht, Eric Ferley

Analysis Techniques for Volumetric Computed Tomography Inspection of Turbine Airfoils

Publication Date: 1 July 2016
Publication: Materials Evaluation, Volume 74, Issue 7, pgs. - 999
Author(s): Patrick Howard, Joseph Portaz, Peter Wassenaar

Scattering The Problem: A Solution for Scatter Correction in Industrial Cone Beam Computed Tomography

Publication Date: 1 July 2016
Publication: Materials Evaluation, Volume 74, Issue 7, pgs. 991 - 998
Author(s): Oliver Brunke

Testing 3D Printed Parts during the Preproduction Stages using Industrial Computed Tomography

Publication Date: 1 July 2016
Publication: Materials Evaluation, Volume 74, Issue 7, pgs. 984 - 989
Author(s): Andrew Good

Digital Radiography in Industry: Digital Detector Arrays in Radiographic Testing

Publication Date: 1 July 2016
Publication: The NDT Technician, Volume 15, Issue 3, pgs. 1 - 6
Author(s): Brad Kraai

A Comparative Study on the Characteristics Between Different Computed Tomographic Acquisition Techniques

Publication Date: 1 July 2016
Publication: Materials Evaluation, Volume 74, Issue 7, pgs. - 1037
Author(s): Stephan Zuber

Industrial X-ray Volumetric Computed Tomography

Publication Date: 1 July 2016
Publication: Materials Evaluation, Volume 74, Issue 7, pgs. 974 - 983
Author(s): Don J. Roth

Hand-Held, Wireless (or Ethernet) Eddy Current Array System for Rapid Inspection

Publication Date: 7 June 2016
Conference: , pgs. 29 - 33 Author(s): Neil Goldfine, Yanko Sheiretov, Scott Denenberg, Todd Dunford, Andrew Washabaugh, Zachary Thomas

Assessment of Centerline Porosity and Residual Stress in Rolled Aluminum Plates Destined for Aerospace Applications using Ultrasonic Test Techniques

Publication Date: 7 June 2016
Conference: , pgs. 19 - 23 Author(s): Hormoz Ghaziary, Alfred Haszler

Inference of Thermo-Oxidative Aging of a Bismaleimide/Glass Fiber Composite Through Dielectric and Infrared Spectroscopy

Publication Date: 7 June 2016
Conference: , pgs. 6 - 10 Author(s): Connor Daily, Nicola Bowler

A Method for Estimating Yarn Orientation in Ceramic Matrix Composite Parts using 3D X-ray CT Image

Publication Date: 7 June 2016
Conference: , pgs. 39 - 43 Author(s): Hiromasa Suzuki, Suguru Kondo, Yutaka Ohtake, Yukie Nagai, Hiroyuki Hishida, Kouichi Inagaki, Takeshi Nakamura, Fumiaki Watanabe

Aging Aircraft NDT

Publication Date: 7 June 2016
Conference: , pgs. 11 - 18 Author(s): Russell A. Davis

Progress Towards the Development of a Compact Calibration Set for Quantitative NDE Inspection of Aerospace Composites

Publication Date: 7 June 2016
Conference: , pgs. 1 - 4 Author(s): Zach Benedict, Vinay Dayal

Damage Analysis of 3D Braided Composite Material using Embedded Carbon Nanotube Thread Sensors

Publication Date: 1 June 2016
Publication: Materials Evaluation, Volume 74, Issue 6, pgs. 919 - 928
Author(s): Li Wan, Yongjun Ma, Jianmin Guo

Analyses of the Generating Mechanisms of Standard Magnetic Flux Leakage Testing Signals

Publication Date: 1 June 2016
Publication: Materials Evaluation, Volume 74, Issue 6, pgs. 909 - 918
Author(s): Yanhua Sun, Shiwei Liu, Donglin Li, Zhijian Ye, Min Gu, Changde Liu, Bo Feng, Ibrahim Temel, Yihua Kang

Nondestructive Testing by Full-field Strains from Mechanoluminescent Sensors

Publication Date: 1 June 2016
Publication: Materials Evaluation, Volume 74, Issue 6, pgs. 726 - 734
Author(s): Gunjin Yun, Mohammad Reza Rahimi, Joshua Weaver, Ali Imani Azad

Case Studies for Nondestructive Evaluation and Mission Success

Publication Date: 1 May 2016
Publication: Materials Evaluation, Volume 74, Issue 5, pgs. 602 - 612
Author(s): Shant Kenderian, Yong Kim, Eric Johnson, Paul Adams

Onsite Metallography Supporting Pressure Vessel Inspection and Reliability

Publication Date: 1 May 2016
Publication: Materials Evaluation, Volume 74, Issue 5, pgs. 614 - 621
Author(s): S. Turcott

Optimal Spatial Filtering Schemes and Compact Tomography Setups

Publication Date: 1 May 2016
Publication: Research in Nondestructive Evaluation, Volume 27, Issue 2, pgs. 71 - 85
Author(s): Mayank Goswami, Snehlata Shakya, Anupam Saxena, Prabhat Munshi

Ultrasonic Sensor System for Wall Thickness Monitoring

Publication Date: 1 May 2016
Publication: Materials Evaluation, Volume 74, Issue 5, pgs. 25 - 31
Author(s): James Barshinger, Bruce Pellegrino, Michael Nugent

Detection of Damaged Tool in Injection Molding Processwith Acoustic Emission

Publication Date: 1 May 2016
Publication: Research in Nondestructive Evaluation, Volume 27, Issue 2, pgs. 86 - 99
Author(s): Tomaz Kek, Dragan Kusic, Matej Finc, Janez Grum

Development of an Ultrasonic Inspection Technique for Sizing of Cracks in Complex Geometry Plant Components

Publication Date: 1 May 2016
Publication: Materials Evaluation, Volume 74, Issue 5, pgs. - 651
Author(s): S.K. Nath

Quantifying Bridge Deck Corrosion Using Ground Penetrating Radar

Publication Date: 1 May 2016
Publication: Research in Nondestructive Evaluation, Volume 27, Issue 2, pgs. 112 - 124
Author(s): Nicole Martino, Ken Maser, Ralf Birken, Ming Wang

Imaging Enhancement for Deep Concrete Blocks by Wave-packet Decomposition and Amplitude Compensation

Publication Date: 1 May 2016
Publication: Materials Evaluation, Volume 74, Issue 5, pgs. 658 - 663
Author(s): Zhikai Fu, Lihua Shi, Shangchen Fu

Theoretical Analysis and Numerical Simulation of the Feasibility of Inspecting Nonferromagnetic Conductors by an MFL Testing Apparatus

Publication Date: 1 May 2016
Publication: Research in Nondestructive Evaluation, Volume 27, Issue 2, pgs. 100 - 111
Author(s): Bo Feng, Yihua Kang, Yanhua Sun

Acoustic Emission Tests on Steel Samples with Increasing Calibrated Planar Defects. Different Behavior of Material Due to Increasing Stress. Interpretation of the Results in the Context of String Theory

Publication Date: 11 April 2016
Conference: , pgs. 84 - 90 Author(s): Giuseppe Nardoni, Pietro Nardoni, Mattia Bentoglio, Laura Mattei

It’s a Battle Out There, Corrosion in Oil & Gas Production Offshore

Publication Date: 11 April 2016
Conference: , pgs. 117 - 121 Author(s): Charles F. Speed

Air-Coupled Ultrasonic Testing of Rails

Publication Date: 11 April 2016
Conference: , pgs. 79 - 83 Author(s): Stefano Mariani, Francesco Lanza di Scalea, Thompson Nguyen, Simone Sternini, Mahmood Fateh, Robert Wilson

Is TOFD Blind for ID and OD Surfaces?

Publication Date: 11 April 2016
Conference: , pgs. 58 - 62 Author(s): Mustafa Gonulal

Robot-Based Solutions for NDT Inspections: Integration of Laser Ultrasonics and Air Coupled Ultrasounds for Aeronautical Components

Publication Date: 11 April 2016
Conference: , pgs. 39 - 46 Author(s): Esmeralda Cuevas, Sergio Hernandez, Elena Cabellos

Innovative Corrosion Monitoring of Steel Embedded In Concrete

Publication Date: 11 April 2016
Conference: , pgs. 68 - 73 Author(s): Jonas Kavi, Udaya B. Halabe

Broadband Omni-directional Magnetostrictive Transducer (MsT) for Transversal Guided Waves in Plates

Publication Date: 11 April 2016
Conference: , pgs. 137 - 141 Author(s): Sergey Vinogradov, Alan Puchot, Adam Cobb, Charles Duffer, Glenn Light

SHM for Triggering NDE-Actual Versus Expected Service

Publication Date: 11 April 2016
Conference: , pgs. 47 - 49 Author(s): John C. Duke, Jr

Assessing the Ability of Ground-Penetrating Radar to Detect Fungal Decay in Douglas-Fir Beams

Publication Date: 11 April 2016
Conference: , pgs. 110 - 116 Author(s): C. Adam Senalik, James P. Wacker, Xiping Wang, Frank Jalinoos

Quantitative Signal Analysis of Concrete Pavements Using Ultrasonic Linear Array Technology

Publication Date: 11 April 2016
Conference: , pgs. 53 - 57 Author(s): Katelyn Freeseman, Lev Khazanovich

Leave-in-Place High Temperature Ultrasonic Transducers

Publication Date: 11 April 2016
Conference: , pgs. 132 - 136 Author(s): B. Tittmann, K. Ledford, L. Tien, K. Sinding, J. Xu

Identification of Crack Flaw in Beams

Publication Date: 11 April 2016
Conference: , pgs. 11 - 17 Author(s): Bashir F. Alsaidi, Ehsan Sarfaraz, Hamid R. Hamidzadeh

Ultrasonic Wave Attenuation as a Parameter for Concrete Strength Prediction

Publication Date: 11 April 2016
Conference: , pgs. 23 - 27 Author(s): Oscar VictorM. Antonio, Jr., McKen E. Flores

The Missing Subject Matter Expert in the Planning and Design Process

Publication Date: 11 April 2016
Conference: , pgs. 50 - 52 Author(s): John C. Duke, Jr

A Re-assessment of Ultrasonic (UT) Indication Ratings and Amplitude Based Acceptance Criteria for Welded Steel Joints in Structures

Publication Date: 11 April 2016
Conference: , pgs. 101 - 104 Author(s): Robert M. Ryan

Development and Application Stress Measurement Techniques in RF

Publication Date: 11 April 2016
Conference: , pgs. 30 - 32 Author(s): Georgy Batov

Non-Contact Strain-Sensing Smart Skin

Publication Date: 11 April 2016
Conference: , pgs. 127 - 131 Author(s): Peng Sun, Ching-Wei Lin, Sergei M. Bachilo, Junqing Zhao, R. Bruce Weisman, Satish Nagarajaiah

Nondestructive Evaluation of Steel Sheetpile Walls using the Sonic Echo Method

Publication Date: 11 April 2016
Conference: , pgs. 74 - 78 Author(s): James J. Lynch

Effects of Carbon Fiber Misalignment on Composite Strength

Publication Date: 11 April 2016
Conference: , pgs. 122 - 126 Author(s): L. Stangler, J. Du

Game Development Engines as an Ideal Platform for Exploring 3D Virtual Reality Based Visualizations Constructed from Computed Tomography Data

Publication Date: 11 April 2016
Conference: , pgs. 18 - 22 Author(s): Tod T. Amon, Edward S. Jimenez, Kyle R. Thompson

Effects of Material Variation on Acoustic Emissions-Based, Large-Crack Growth Model

Publication Date: 11 April 2016
Conference: , pgs. 105 - 109 Author(s): Christine M. Sauerbrunn, Mohammad Modarres

Dynamic Radiography Acquisition Software System for Computed Tomography Applications

Publication Date: 11 April 2016
Conference: , pgs. 96 - 100 Author(s): Rahul Nunna, Ismael Perez, Kyle R. Thompson, Edward S. Jimenez

Correlation-Based Detection and Classification of Rail Wheel Defects Using Air-Coupled Ultrasonic Acoustic Emissions

Publication Date: 11 April 2016
Conference: , pgs. 91 - 95 Author(s): Arash Nouri, Steve Southward, Mehdi Ahmadian

Detection of Aluminum Sensitization and Mechanical Strain with Second Harmonic Generation Spectroscopy

Publication Date: 11 April 2016
Conference: , pgs. 28 - 29 Author(s): Shawn Averett, Dustin Broderick, Alex Farnsworth, James E. Patterson

Recent NDE Developments in Tank Car Inspection

Publication Date: 11 April 2016
Conference: , pgs. 63 - 67 Author(s): Francisco Gonzalez, III

Free Vibration Analysis of Sandwich Cylinder Considering Thin Damping Core Layer

Publication Date: 11 April 2016
Conference: , pgs. 2 - 10 Author(s): Bashir F. Alsaidi, Ehsan Sarfaraz, Hamid R. Hamidzadeh

Field Service Microwave Inspection Experience in Dielectric Components

Publication Date: 1 April 2016
Publication: Materials Evaluation, Volume 74, Issue 4, pgs. 493 - 501
Author(s): Karl Schmidt, Robert Woodward, Bob Stakenborghs, Mahmoud Qreis, Jouni Koivumaki, Donald McNicol

The Criticality of Being Critical

Publication Date: 1 April 2016
Publication: The NDT Technician, Volume 15, Issue 2, pgs. 1 - 5
Author(s): William C. LaPlante

Inspection of Fabric Reinforced Rubber Expansion Joints using a Microwave Technique

Publication Date: 1 April 2016
Publication: Materials Evaluation, Volume 74, Issue 4, pgs. 486 - 492
Author(s): Robert J. Woodward, Jack Little, Bob Stakenborghs

Inspection of HDPE Pipe Thermal Butt-fusions using Microwaves

Publication Date: 1 April 2016
Publication: Materials Evaluation, Volume 74, Issue 4, pgs. - 503
Author(s): Ryan M. Goitia

Blended Learning Approach: The Future is Here Now

Publication Date: 1 April 2016
Publication: The NDT Technician, Volume 15, Issue 2, pgs. 6 - 8
Author(s): Michael W. Allgaier

Nondestructive Testing of Thermal Barrier Coated Turbine Blades using Microwave Techniques

Publication Date: 1 April 2016
Publication: Materials Evaluation, Volume 74, Issue 4, pgs. 543 - 551
Author(s): Muhammad Firdaus A.J.K., Robin Sloan, Christopher I. Duff, Marcin Wielgat, James F. Knowles

Volumetric Inspection of Wind Turbine Blades using a Microwave Interferometric Technique

Publication Date: 1 April 2016
Publication: Materials Evaluation, Volume 74, Issue 4, pgs. 476 - 484
Author(s): Kyle Wetzel, Ken Lee, Alex Tran, Bob Stakenborghs, Robert J. Woodward

Fractal Analysis Applied to Laser Spot Thermography

Publication Date: 1 March 2016
Publication: Materials Evaluation, Volume 74, Issue 3, pgs. 409 - 417
Author(s): Pietro Evola, Ambra Vandone, Piervincenzo Rizzo

Selection of Calibration Reflectors for Corrosion Resistant Alloy Piping

Publication Date: 1 March 2016
Publication: Materials Evaluation, Volume 74, Issue 3, pgs. 360 -
Author(s): Anmol Birring

Investigating the Effects of Subsequent Weld Passes on Surface Residual Stresses in Steel Weldments by Magnetic Barkhausen Noise Technique

Publication Date: 1 March 2016
Publication: Materials Evaluation, Volume 74, Issue 3, pgs. 418 -
Author(s): C. Hakan Gur, Gokhan Erian, Caner Batigun, Ibrahim Cam

Localized Condition Monitoring Around Rebars Using Focused Ultrasonic Field and SAFT

Publication Date: 1 February 2016
Publication: Research in Nondestructive Evaluation, Volume 27, Issue 1, pgs. 48 - 67
Author(s): Surendra Beniwal, Abhijit Ganguli

Vibration-based Nondestructive Testing to Determine Viability of Parts Produced with Recycled Thermoplastic Composites

Publication Date: 1 February 2016
Publication: Materials Evaluation, Volume 74, Issue 2, pgs. 181 - 193
Author(s): Karim I. Budhwani, Mark Janney, Uday K. Vaidya

A Defect Evaluation Methodology Based on Multiple Magnetic Flux Leakage (MFL) Testing Signal Eigen Values

Publication Date: 1 February 2016
Publication: Research in Nondestructive Evaluation, Volume 27, Issue 1, pgs. 1 - 25
Author(s): Yanhua Sun, Shiwei Liu, Zhijian Ye, Shaobo Chen, Qian Zhou

High-energy Computed Tomographic Inspection of Munitions

Publication Date: 1 February 2016
Publication: Materials Evaluation, Volume 74, Issue 2, pgs. 194 - 202
Author(s): Stephan Zuber

Eddy Current Probability of Detection for Mid-Bore and Corner Cracks in Bolt Holes of Service Material

Publication Date: 1 February 2016
Publication: Research in Nondestructive Evaluation, Volume 27, Issue 1, pgs. 34 - 47
Author(s): P. Ross Underhill, Thomas W. Krause

Physical Sizing of Discontinuities in Helium Leak Tests: An Approach to Compare Leakage Rates and Leak Diameters

Publication Date: 1 February 2016
Publication: Materials Evaluation, Volume 74, Issue 2, pgs. 145 - 150
Author(s): T. Gurunathan, A. Noorul Haq

Practical Issues Related to the Application of Electromechanical Impedance-Based Method in Concrete Structural Health Monitoring

Publication Date: 1 February 2016
Publication: Research in Nondestructive Evaluation, Volume 27, Issue 1, pgs. 26 - 33
Author(s): Fengqi Guo, Zhiwu Yu, Peng Liu, Zhi Shan

Detection and Identification of Dents in Pipelines using Guided Waves

Publication Date: 1 January 2016
Publication: Materials Evaluation, Volume 74, Issue 1, pgs. 79 - 89
Author(s): Zhanjun Wu, Shuyi Ma, Yingpu Chen, Yishou Wang

Radiation Dose to an Internal Component

Publication Date: 1 January 2016
Publication: Materials Evaluation, Volume 74, Issue 1, pgs. 90 - 95
Author(s): P.C. Berry, P.H. Heintz, D. Siergiej

UT Inspection of Welds in Accordance with Code AWS D1.1: Part 2. Effect of Surface Conditions

Publication Date: 1 January 2016
Publication: The NDT Technician, Volume 15, Issue 1, pgs. 8 - 9
Author(s): Heydar Alakbarov

Ultrasonic Testing of Bolts and Pins: Longitudinal Beam Review

Publication Date: 1 January 2016
Publication: The NDT Technician, Volume 15, Issue 1, pgs. 1 - 6
Author(s): David J. Reid

Discontinuity Characterization in Standard Nodular Iron using Nondestructive Techniques

Publication Date: 1 January 2016
Publication: Materials Evaluation, Volume 74, Issue 1, pgs. 42 - 50
Author(s): C. Gaona Tiburcio, J.A. Cabral Miramontes, F. Estupinan, A. Velasco, M. Rodriguez, E. Alvarez, M. Amado, P. Zambrano, F. Almeraya Calderon