A Feasibility Study of Embedded Micro-Electromechanical Sensors

Project status

Completed

Start date: 07/01/09
End date: 06/30/11

Researcher(s)

Principal investigators:

Co-principal investigators:

Student researchers:

  • Max Prokudin
  • Shiyun Wang
  • Jiake Zhang

About the research

This study will focus on investigating the feasibility of using Micro-Electro-Mechanical Systems and Sensors (MEMS) in highway pavement infrastructure for structural health monitoring purposes. The feasibility study will focus on the utilization of MEMS and their potential applications in PCC through comprehensive literature review, vendor survey, and a laboratory study.

Publications

Report: A Feasibility Study of Embedded Micro-Electromechanical Sensors (6.64 mb pdf) June 2011

Tech transfer summary: A Feasibility Study of Embedded Micro-Electromechanical Sensors (600 kb pdf) Jun 2011

Sponsor(s)/partner(s)

Sponsor(s): Iowa Department of Transportation