Publications And Presentations

Progress on the Development of Automated Data Analysis Algorithms and Software for Ultrasonic Inspection of Composites. Aldrin, J. C, Coughlin, C. R., Forsyth, D. S., Welter, J. T., Review of Progress in Quantitative Nondestructive Evaluation (QNDE) 2013. Baltimore, Maryland – July 21-26, 2013.

Automated Data Analysis Algorithms And Software For Ultrasonic Inspection Of Composites [preprint].  Aldrin, J. C, Coughlin, C. R., Forsyth, D. S., Welter, J. T., SAMPE 2013 Proceedings. Long Beach, California, May 6 – 9 2013.

Pneumatic Leak Testing Of Heat Exchanger Tubing. Presentation to the 105th meeting of the American Technical Advisory Council (AmeriTAC) of the Materials Technology Institute (MTI), June 7, 2011.

Distributed Mode System For Real Time Acoustic Emission Monitoring / Systeme En Mode Distribue Pour Une Surveillance D’emission Acoustique En Temps Reel. Canadian Patent 2,569,143. Notice Of Allowance issued April 4, 2012.

Progress in Model Assisted Probability of Detection (MAPOD). 2011 Aircraft Airworthiness & Sustainment (AA&S) Conference, April 21, 2011.

Distributed Mode System For Real Time Acoustic Emission Monitoring. Japanese Patent 4,607,960.  Awarded October 15, 2010.

Assessment Of An Initial Field Test Of A Dynamically-Configurable Health Monitor.  Presentation at the Process Control And Structural Health Monitoring Session of the Review Of Progress In Quantitative NDE, July 18-23, 2010.

Distributed Mode System For Real Time Acoustic Emission Monitoring. U.S. Patent 7,080,555.  Awarded July 25, 2006.  Pending International (WO 2005/121722 A1).

Empirical And Model-Empirical And Model-Based Data Fusion Methods For Corrosion Characterization in Multilayer Structures.  Presentation at the Advanced Aerospace Materials & Processes (AeroMat) Conference & Exposition, May 18, 2006.

LAHMP: Open Standards For Sensors And Data Acquisition For Health Monitoring.  Presentation at the American Society For Nondestructive Testing’s 2006 Research Symposium, March 14, 2006.

Pipe Materials Selection Manual.  Published by the American Water Works Research Foundation (Library Of Congress Control Number:  2003273899), 2003.

Development of Accept Reject Criteria for Re-qualification of High Pressure Steel and Aluminum Cylinders.  National Technical Information Service (NTIS) Publication Number PB2003-101667, December 2002.

Measurement Of Residual Magnetic Fields.  Canadian Institute For Nondestructive Evaluation (CINDE) Journal, September/October 2002.

Inspection Of Composite ‘Hoop Wrapped’ Gas Cylinders. Final report to the U.S. Department of Transportation’s Research and Special Projects Administration, September 2002.

Inspection Of Composite ‘Hoop Wrapped’ Gas Cylinders Literature Review.  Report to the U.S. Department of Transportation’s Research and Special Projects Administration, April 2002.

Microwave Early Detection of Corrosion Under Paint (CUP).  Presentation to the 2001 U.S. Navy & Industry Corrosion Technology Information Exchange “RUST 2001,” July 16-20, 2001.

NDE Of Aluminum Gas Cylinders.  Final report to the U.S. Department of Transportation’s Research and Special Projects Administration, September 2000.

Effects Of Stress On MFL Responses From Elongated Corrosion Pits In Pipeline Steel.  Paper published July 17 1999 in NDT&E International, Volume 33 pp. 181-188.

Factors Affecting Pipeline Flaw Detection and Measurement (II).  Final Report to the Gas Research Institute, Contract Number 5093-269-2605, December 1998.

Factors Affecting Pipeline Flaw Detection and Measurement (I).  Annual Report to the Gas Research Institute, Contract Number 5093-269-2605, May 1998.

Effects of Initial Tensile Stress Conditions on Axially Excited Magnetic Flux Leakage Signals from Elongated Corrosion Pits.  Master’s Thesis, September 1998.