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OFFICE OF RESEARCH, DEVELOPMENT, AND TECHNOLOGY AT THE TURNER-FAIRBANK HIGHWAY RESEARCH CENTER

Publications and Articles

Public Roads Articles

  • “How 10 States Use, Evaluate, and Implement Nondestructive Evaluation Technology”, Public Roads, FHWA-HRT-21-004; Vol. 85 No. 2, Summer 2021
  • “Evaluating Ultrasonic Techniques to Detect Bridge Weld Flaws”, Public Roads, FHWA-HRT-21-002; Vol. 84 No. 4, Winter 2021. 
  •  “Detecting Bridge Corrosion with a Robotic Magnetic-based NDE System”, Public Roads, FHWA-HRT-21-001; Vol. 84 No. 3, Fall 2020. 
  • “Can Augmented Reality Address Highway Construction Challenges?”, Public Roads, FHWA-HRT-20-004; Vol. 84 No. 2, Summer 2020. 
  • “Reaching New Heights”, Public Roads, FHWA-HRT-20-002; Vol. 83 No. 4, Winter 2020. 
  • “Speeding Up Bridge Deck Evaluations”, Public Roads, FHWA-HRT-20-001; Vol. 83 No. 3, Fall 2019.

FHWA Publications

Journal and Conference Papers

  • “Development of Robotic Nondestructive Testing of Steel Corrosion of Prestressed Concrete Bridge Girders using Magnetic Flux Leakage System”. Transportation Research Record 2674 (8), 466-476, 2020.
  • “Assessment of the overall condition of bridge decks using the Jensen-Shannon divergence of NDE data”. NDT & E International, 2020.    
  • “Development of Robotic Nondestructive Testing of Steel Corrosion of Prestressed Concrete Bridge Girders using Magnetic Flux Leakage System”. Transportation Research Record, 2020.  
  • “Estimation of wave velocity for ultrasonic imaging of concrete structures based on dispersion analysis”. Journal of Testing and Evaluation 48 (2), 1095-1107, 2019.
  • “FHWA Advanced Ultrasonic Inspection Applications for Steel Bridge Welds.”  NASCC: The Steel Conference, St. Louis, 2019  
  • “Evaluation of the Impact Echo Method for Concrete Bridge Decks with Asphalt Overlays.” Transportation Research Board (TRB) 99th Annual Meeting, D.C., 2019
  • “Ultrasonic Imaging of Multi-Layer Concrete Structures.” NDT and E International, DOI: 10.1016/j.ndteint.2018.04.012, 2018.
  • “Nondestructive Testing of Steel Corrosion in Prestressed Concrete Structures Using the Magnetic Flux Leakage System.” Journal of the Transportation Research Board.
  • “Reducing Thermal Reflections for Infrared Thermography Applications on Tunnel Liners with Reflective Finishes.” Transportation Research Board (TRB) 98th Annual Meeting, D.C., 2018.
  • “Ultrasonic tomography for imaging multilayer concrete structures.” Transportation Research Board (TRB) 98th Annual Meeting, D.C., 2018.
  • “Estimation of Wave Velocity for Ultrasonic Imaging of Concrete Structures Using the Dispersion Analysis Method.” Transportation Research Board (TRB) 98th Annual Meeting, D.C., 2018.
  • “Performance of Concrete Bridge Decks of Similar Construction and Environment but different traffic loads.” Transportation and Research Record, Vol. 2550, pp. 22.
  • “Characterization of Deterioration Progression in Concrete Bridge Decks from Periodical Multi NDE Technology Surveys.” The International Symposium Nondestructive Testing in Civil Engineering (conference paper), September 2015.
  • “Concrete Bridge Deck Deterioration and Its Detection and Characterization Using a Fully Autonomous Robotic Platform.” The International Symposium Nondestructive Testing in Civil Engineering (conference paper), September 2015.
  • “Evaluation of Phased-Array Ultrasonics on Butt Welds Using Proposed AWS D1.5 Annex, Advanced Ultrasonic Examination.” Transportation and Research Board, 2014.
  • “Development of Phased-Array Ultrasonic Testing In lieu of Radiography for Testing Complete Joint Penetration (CJP) welds.” Proceeding SPIE. 9063, Nondestructive Characterization for Composite. Materials, Aerospace Engineering, Civil Infrastructure, and Homeland Security, April 2014.


 

Last updated: Friday, October 15, 2021