General Secretariat of Research & Technology (PENED - ΠΕΝΕΔ 1999)


Dept. of Mechanical and Aeronautical Engineering, U. of Patras, Greece
Dept. of Mechanical Engineering, Aristotle U. of Thessaloniki, Greece
Dept. of Mechanical & Industrial Engineering, U. of Thessaly, Greece


Based on real measurements, we develop models for
Modal analysis and identification
Model updating
Health diagnosis (damage detection)
Application in model benchmark structures, a cable-stayed bridge (Halkis bridge, near Athens) and a concrete multistory building in Athens.

Principal Investigator:

Spyros A. Karamanos - Costas Papadimitriou


45,500 Euros


18 months (2000 - 2001)


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Figure 1: Chalkida cable-stayed bridge (Greece)


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Figure 2: Pylon of Chalkida cable-stayed bridge (Greece)

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Figure 3: four-story model building – University of British Columbia, Canada.


Spyros A. Karamanos, PhD

Department of Mechanical Engineering | University of Thessaly | Pedion Areos, Volos 38334, Greece
Phone: +30 - 24210 74086, 74360 | Fax : +30 - 24210 74360 | Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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