Moisture Sensor Investigation for Historic Covered Bridges

Project status

Completed

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

Researcher(s)

Principal investigators:

About the research

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.

Publications

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

Sponsor(s)/partner(s)

Sponsor(s):

  • USDA Forest Products Laboratory
  • USDA Forest Service