Smart Structures

Applications and Related Technologies

  • Afzal Suleman

Part of the International Centre for Mechanical Sciences book series (CISM, volume 429)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages ii-viii
  2. Active Shape Control

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. A. Suleman, E. Prasad, R. Blackow, D. Waechter
      Pages 3-16
    3. A. Suleman
      Pages 35-43
    4. A. Suleman, A. P. Costa, P. Moniz, C. Crawford
      Pages 44-54
    5. A. Suleman, R. Sedaghati
      Pages 55-61
  3. Active Vibration Control

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 63-63
    2. Hans Albrecht, Jan Wirnitzer, Lothar Gaul
      Pages 86-97
    3. R. Nitsche, L. Gaul
      Pages 109-119
    4. M. Kögl, L. Gaul
      Pages 120-130
  4. Smart Machine Systems

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 131-131
    2. W. A. Bullough
      Pages 133-144
    3. W. A. Bullough, D. J. Ellam, R. J. Atkin
      Pages 145-166
    4. W. A. Bullough, A. R. Johnson, J. Makin, R. C. Tozer
      Pages 167-183
    5. W. A. Bullough, D. J. Peel, N. D. Sims, R. Stanway
      Pages 184-203
  5. Micro Electro Mechanical Systems

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 219-219
    2. M. Elwenspoek, R. Wiegerink
      Pages 221-231
    3. M. Elwenspoek, R. Wiegerink
      Pages 232-240
    4. M. Elwenspoek, R. Wiegerink
      Pages 241-264
    5. M. Elwenspoek, R. Wiegerink
      Pages 276-309
  6. Health Monitoring Systems

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 311-311
    2. A. J. Guemes
      Pages 322-330
    3. A. J. Guemes
      Pages 331-335

About this book


This book documents the state-of-the-art evaluation of the embryonic field of multifunctional materials and adaptive structures, more specifically in the area of active vibration suppression, shape control, noise attenuation, structural health monitoring, smart machines and micro-electro-mechanical systems with application in aircraft, aerospace, automobile, civil structures and consumer industry.


Active vibration control Health monitoring systems Micro electro mechanical systems Smart machine systems active shape control Automobil control material Monitor Vibration

Editors and affiliations

  • Afzal Suleman
    • 1
  1. 1.Instituto Superior TécnicoPortugal

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information CISM Udine 2001
  • Publisher Name Springer, Vienna
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-3-211-83681-1
  • Online ISBN 978-3-7091-2686-8
  • Series Print ISSN 0254-1971
  • Series Online ISSN 2309-3706
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