CSHM Workshop objectives

The civil structural health monitoring (CSHM) workshop was established to discuss about how to develop an IT-based bridge health monitoring system incorporate with the latest information technologies for lifetime management of existing bridges, and how to manage a data collecting system designed for bridge health monitoring. The most recent CSHM workshops were held in Berlin, Nov. 6-8, 2012 and Yamaguchi, Oct 24-26, 2013 respectively. The major concerns in these workshops focused on the different aspects related to structural health monitoring and provide a forum for efficient exchange of ideas about the extension of the civil infrastructure’s service life. Among many topics, the latest information processing technologies and intelligent structural health monitoring techniques applied to civil infrastructure management were presented.


CSHM-6 Objectives