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ProfessorCigada Alfredo
QualificationFull professor full time
Belonging DepartmentDipartimento di Meccanica
Scientific-Disciplinary SectorING-IND/12 - Mechanical And Thermal Measurements
Curriculum VitaeDownload CV (198.52Kb - 24/12/2012)

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MECCANICA----WednesdayFrom 15:00
To 17:00
02-2399.8487--Sede del Ricevimento: Campus Bovisa
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Data source: RE.PUBLIC@POLIMI - Research Publications at Politecnico di Milano

List of publications and reserach products for the year 2023 (Show all details | Hide all details)
Type Title of the Publicaiton/Product
Conference proceedings
Anomaly Detection Through Long-Term SHM: Some Interesting Cases on Bridges (Show >>)
Concrete Bridges Continuous SHM Using MEMS Sensors: Anomaly Detection for Preventive Maintenance (Show >>)
Damage Detection Using Supervised Machine Learning Algorithms for Real-World Engineering Structures (Show >>)
Data Driven Damage Detection Strategy Under Uncontrolled Environment (Show >>)
Fiber Bragg Gratings embedded inside 3D-printed Patches – sensor design and mechanical characterization (Show >>)
Metrological Evaluation of New Industrial SHM Systems Based on MEMS and Microcontrollers (Show >>)
Preliminary Results on the Plantar Flexion during Grand-Plié in Ballet Dancing with Inertial Measurement Units (Show >>)
Journal Articles
Effect of Environmental Parameters on Structural Health Status Assessment Using OMA Techniques (Show >>)
Experimental analysis on the exploding wire process for nanopowder production: Influence of initial energy and exploding atmosphere (Show >>)
Order calibrated functional beamforming for constant mainlobe width (Show >>)

List of publications and reserach products for the year 2022 (Show all details | Hide all details)
Type Title of the Publicaiton/Product
Chiave dinamometrica provvista di dispositivo di rilevazione degli ostacoli e di corretta impugnatura (Show >>)
Contributions on scientific books
New Sensor Nodes, Cloud, and Data Analytics: Case Studies on Large Scale SHM Systems (Show >>)
Vibration-Based Damage Feature for Long-Term Structural Health Monitoring Under Realistic Environmental and Operational Variability (Show >>)
Conference proceedings
Analysis on the plié and grand plié in classical ballet with magneto-inertial measurement units (Show >>)
Distributed Home Labs at the Time of the Covid (Show >>)
Journal Articles
A Damage Detection Approach for Axially Loaded Beam-like Structures Based on Gaussian Mixture Model (Show >>)
A cointegration-based approach for automatic anomalies detection in large-scale structures (Show >>)
A vibration-based approach for health monitoring of tie-rods under uncertain environmental conditions (Show >>)
Automatic Detection of Real Damage in Operating Tie‐Rods (Show >>)
Combined Use of Cointegration Analysis and Robust Outlier Statistics to Improve Damage Detection in Real-World Structures (Show >>)
Effects of environmental vibration on ancient stained-glass windows (Show >>)
Experimental Validation of a Vision-Based Technique to Estimate the Crowd Loading on Stadium Grandstands (Show >>)
Low-Cost and High-Performance Solution for Positioning and Monitoring of Large Structures (Show >>)

List of publications and reserach products for the year 2021 (Show all details | Hide all details)
Type Title of the Publicaiton/Product
Recensioni su riviste
Introductory notes for the Acta IMEKO Special Issue on the XXIX Italian National Congress on Mechanical and Thermal Measurements (Show >>)
Contributions on scientific books
La «Pietà Rondanini»: conservazione e tecnologia per la nuova esposizione (Show >>)
Vibration Response-Based Damage Detection (Show >>)
Conference proceedings
A damage detection strategy on bridge external tendons through long-time monitoring (Show >>)
Effect of image acquisition and processing parameters on the estimation of crowd-induced dynamic loading on stadium grandstands (Show >>)
Structural health monitoring of a damaged operating bridge: Asupervised learning case study (Show >>)
Scientific Books
Progettazione e realizzazione di un sistema di isolamento sismico per la Vittoria Alata (Show >>)
Journal Articles
A 3D Printed Ti6Al4V Alloy Uniaxial Capacitive Accelerometer (Show >>)
An output-only ARX model-based sensor fusion framework on structural dynamic measurements using distributed optical fiber sensors and fiber Bragg grating sensors (Show >>)
Characterisation of glue behaviour under thermal and mechanical stress conditions (Show >>)
Il nuovo sistema di monitoraggio della copertura dello stadio G. Meazza a Milano (Show >>)
Protecting Pietà Rondanini against Environmental Vibrations with Structural Restoration Works (Show >>)

List of publications and reserach products for the year 2020 (Show all details | Hide all details)
Type Title of the Publicaiton/Product
Contributions on scientific books
Vibration protection of cultural heritage objects (Show >>)
Conference proceedings
A large scale SHM system: A case study on pre-stressed bridge and cloud architecture (Show >>)
Fiber Optic Sensors for Distributed and Quasi-distributed Temperature Measurement (Show >>)
Large structures natural frequencies estimation using a limited number of sensors (Show >>)
Measuring the dynamic response of a lively footbridge to ambient and walking excitation (Show >>)
Monitoring of environmental and sound-induced vibrations on artistic stained glasses (Show >>)
Quantitative Study on the Modal Parameters Estimated Using the PLSCF and the MITD Methods and an Automated Modal Analysis Algorithm (Show >>)
Journal Articles
An analytical perspective about structural damage identification based on transmissibility function (Show >>)
Critical measurement issues in the use of wire potentiometers for the structural health monitoring of slender structures: the case of the Duomo di Milano main spire (Show >>)
Spatially resolved thermometry during laser ablation in tissues: Distributed and quasi-distributed fiber optic-based sensing (Show >>)

List of publications and reserach products for the year 2019 (Show all details | Hide all details)
Type Title of the Publicaiton/Product
Conference proceedings
A global approach for scaling the mode shapes estimated by operational modal analysis (Show >>)
High speed vision system for the dynamic characterization of 3D printed sensors (Show >>)
Journal Articles
Calibrating static measurement data from distributed fiber optics by the integration of limited FBG sensors based on the extended kernel regression method (Show >>)
Global scaling of operational modal analysis modes with the OMAH method (Show >>)
Il monitoraggio delle grandi strutture – dalla diagnosi alla prognosi (Show >>)
On the design of force sensors based on frustrated total internal reflection (Show >>)
Scour at river bridge piers: real-time vulnerability assessment through the continuous monitoring of a bridge over the river Po, Italy (Show >>)
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