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Moisture Sensor Investigation for Historic Covered Bridges

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Project status

Completed

Start date: 07/09/10
End date: 07/31/13

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Related publication: Moisture Sensor Investigation for Historic Covered Bridges Dec 2012

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About the research

Abstract:

The purpose of this research was to investigate the potential of fiber-optics and other sensor technologies to reliably monitor in situ wood moisture contents in historic covered bridges. These finding will also be useful for developing smart timber bridge technologies.