2nd International Operational Modal Analysis Conference
April 30 - May 2, 2007, Copenhagen, Denmark

 

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List of Contents

 

Volume 1

 

Lecture of Honour

Bart De Moor:

Back to the Future of Stochastic Subspace Identification
 

Keynote Lecture

Thomas G. Carne, George H. James, III:
The Development of Modal Testing Technology for Wind Turbines: A Historical Perspective
 

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Session 1, Overview Papers, Identification

 

Carlo Rainieri, Giovanni Fabbrocino, Edoardo Cosenza, Gaetano Manfredi:
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mplementation of OMA Procedures Using LABVIEW: Theory and Application

 

Brian Schwarz, Mark Richardson:
Using a De-Convolution Window for Operating Modal Analysis

 

James Brownjohn, Peter Carden:

Reliability of Frequency and Damping Estimates From Free Vibration Response

 

Minas Spiridonakos, Spilios Fassois:

Parametric Output-Only Identification of Time-Varying Structures: The Multiple Measurement Case

 

 
 
 
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Session 2, Overview Papers, Applications

 

Manuel López Aenlle, Rune Brincker, Pelayo Fernández Fernández, Alfonso Fernández Canteli:

Load Estimation From Modal Parameters

 

Alessandro Agneni, Giuliano Coppotelli:

Load Spectrum Identification From Operative Responses

 

Pasquale Catalano, Carlo Rainieri, Ferruccio Giametta, Giovanni Fabbrocino:

The Operational Modal Analysis for the Identification of Fruit Tree Structures

 

Carmelo Gentile:
Operational Modal Analysis of Curved Cable-Stayed Bridges 
 

 


  

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Session 3, Ground Motion Characterization

Special Session organized by Erdal Safak

 

Carlos Ventura, Katherine Thibert:
Analysis of Microtremor Measurements by the Frequency Domain Decomposition Method

 

 
 

 

 

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Session 4, Overview Papers, Damage, Monitoring and Updating

 

Panagiotis Koutosovasilis, Michael Beitelschmidt:

Model Reduction Comparison for the Elastic Crankshaft Mechanism

 

Rajeev Srivastava, R.K. Srivastava:

Damage Detection of Beam Structure Using Vibration Parameters

 

Arno Seltenhammer, Stefan Deix, Marian Ralbovsky, Rainer Flesch:

Research Overview of Vibration Based Monitoring

 

Robert Bolton:
A Review of Identification and Damage Assessment Methods Using Experimental Response Data from the Z24 Bridge

 

  

 

 

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Session 5, Best Practice of Testing and Identification

Special session organized by Carlos Ventura
 

Eric Gross, Burkhard Martyn:

Ground Vibration Test on Ultra Light Planes

 

V.H. Vu, M. Thomas, A.A. Lakis, L. Marcouiller:

Identification of Modal Parameters by Operational Modal Analysis for the Assessment of Bridge Rehabilitation

 

Dong-Sheng Li, Hong-Nan Li, Claus-Peter Fritzen:

On Modal Kinetic Energy and Effective Independence

 

  

 

 

 

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Session 6, Identification of Monuments I

Special session organized by Francesco Benedettini and Carmelo Gentile
 

Carlo Rainieri, Giovanni Fabbrocino, Edoardo Cosenza, Gaetano Manfredi:

The Operational Modal Analysis for the Identification of Historical Structures: The Tower of the Nations in Naples

 

Luis Ramos, Leandro Marques, Paulo Lourenço, Guido De Roeck,

Alfredo Campos-Costa, Joăo Roque:

Monitoring of Historical Masonry Structures with Operational Modal Analysis: Two Case Studies

 

Sezer Atamturktur, Paul Fanning, Thomas E. Boothby:
Traditional and Operational Modal Testing of the Washington National Cathedral

 

Carlos Rebelo, Eduardo Júlio, Daniel Dias da Costa:

Modal Identification of the Coimbra University Tower

 

    

  

 

 

 

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Session 7, Dealing with Harmonics

Special session organized by Thomas Lagö and Anders Brandt
 

Bart Peeters, Bram Cornelis, Karl Janssens, Herman Van der Auweraer:

Removing Disturbing Harmonics in Operational Modal Analysis

 

Niels-Jřrgen Jacobsen, Palle Andersen, Rune Brincker:

Using EFDD as a Robust Technique for Deterministic Excitation in Operational Modal Analysis

 

Steen Johansen:

Sorting Harmonic and Random Vibrations

 

Sven-Erik Rosenow, Santiago Uhlenbrock, Günther Schlottmann:

Parameter Extraction of Ship Structures in Presence of Stochastic and Harmonic Excitations

 

 

 

 

 

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Session 8, Health Monitoring

Special session organized by James Brownjohn

 

Martin Turek, Carlos Ventura:

A Method for Implementation of Damage Detection Algorithms for Civil SHM Systems

 

Johannes Reetz, Wolf-Jürgen Gerasch, Raimund Rolfes:
A Method for Structural Health Monitoring of Offshore Wind Turbines

 

Tuan Anh Pham, Bruce Sparling, Leon Wegner:

Temperature Effects on Structural Health Monitoring of an Integral Abutment Bridge

 

Erdal Safak, Eser Durukal, Mustafa Erdik:

Structural Health Monitoring of Historical Structures and New Techniques for Data Analysis

 

  

 

 

 

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Session 9, Identification Uncertainty

Special session organized by Laurent Mével

 

Gilles Canales, Laurent Mevel:
A Quasi-Newton Based Model Validation Procedure for Improving Parameter Estimation

 

Fabien Campillo, Gilles Canales, Laurent Mevel:

Particle Based Confidence Intervals

 

Robert Bolton:
Variability in Extracted Modal Properties of a Skewed Multispan T-Girder Highway Bridge

 

 

 

 

  

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Session 10, Identification of Monuments II

Special session organized by Francesco Benedettini and Carmelo Gentile

 

Thomas Schmidt:
Dynamic Behaviour of Twin Bell Towers

 

Salvador Ivorra, Francisco J. Pallarés:

A Masonry Bell-Tower Assessment by Modal Testing

 

Ece Erdoğmus, Brian Skourup:

System Characteristic Identification of Timbrel Domes Using Modal Analysis

 

Francesco Benedettini, Carmelo Gentile:

Ambient Vibration Testing and Operational Modal Analysis of a Masonry Tower

 

 

 

 

 

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Session 11, Modal Identification I
 
Paul Fanning, Paul Healy, Aleksandar Pavic, Paul Reynolds, James Brownjohn:
Sean O’Casey Bridge: Comparison of Operational & Traditional Modal Analysis Test Results
 
Palle Andersen, Rune Brincker, Maurice Goursat, Laurent Mevel:
Automated Modal Parameter Estimation for Operational Modal Analysis of Large Systems
 
Inge Isasa, Jon Garcia, J.M. Pagalday, M.A. Madoz, J.M. Abete:
Classic Experimental Versus Operational Modal Analysis of an Elevator
 
F. Poncelet, G. Kerschen, J.C. Golinval, F. Marin:
Blind Source Separation Techniques – Another Way of Doing Operational Modal Analysis
 
Edwin Reynders, Guido De Roeck:
System Identification and Operational Modal Analysis with MACEC Enhanced

  

 

 

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Session 12, Application, Mechanical Engineering I

 

Jens Lebahn, Andreas Hanke, Jöran Ritzke, Günther Schlottmann:
Influence of Welding Techniques on Modal Parameters of Stiffened Ship Panel Structures

 

Mahdi Teimouri Sichani, Mohammad Mahjoob:
Operational Modal Analysis Applied to a Horizontal Washing Machine: A Comparative Approach

 

Miroslaw Janota:

Ambient Modal Analysis of a Horizontal Machine Tool

 

Mahyar Mahinzaeim, Jack M. Hale, David C. Swailes, Reinhard Schmidt, Bernd Johanning:

Active Vibration Regulation of a Convertible Vehicle Using System Identification

 

 

 

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Session 13, Modal Validation and Updating

 

Mahdi Teimouri Sichani, Hamid Ahmadian:
Model Updating of Railway Car Body Using Operational Modal Testing Results

 

Edip Özer Arman, Edwin Reynders, Daan Degrauwe, Guido De Roeck, Peter Van den Broeck:

Experimental Vibration Analysis and Finite Element Model Updating of Large Structures

 

Lars Pedersen:
Dynamic Characteristics and Models

  

 

 

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Session 14, Identification of Monuments III

Special session organized by Francesco Benedettini and Carmelo Gentile

Sergio Lagomarsino, Georges E. Magonette, Stefano Podestŕ, Giuseppe Riotto:
Modal Analysis Uncertainty of a Real-Scale Masonry Model

 

  

 

 

 

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Session 15, Modal Identification II

 

Christof Devriendt, Patrick Guillaume, Steve Vanlanduit, Gert De Sitter:
The Sequel on the Identification of Modal Parameters from Transmissibility Measurements

 

Patrick Guillaume, Christof Devriendt, Gert De Sitter:

An Operational Modal Analysis Approach based on Parametrically Identified Multivariable Transmissibilities

 

Manuel López Aenlle, Pelayo Fernández Fernández, Rune Brincker, Alfonso Fernández Canteli:

Scaling Factor Estimation Using an Optimized Mass Change Strategy. Part 1: Theory

 

Pelayo Fernández Fernández, Manuel López Aenlle, Luis M. Villa Garcia, Rune Brincker:

Scaling Factor Estimation Using an Optimized Mass Change Strategy. Part 2: Experimental Results

   

 

 

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Session 16, Application, Mechanical Engineering II

 

Bart Peeters, Martin Olofsson, Peter Nilsson:

Test-Based Dynamic Characterizing of a Complete Truck by Operational Modal Analysis

 

Nicola Mitaritonna, Stefano Cioncolini, Francesco Piraccini, Lorenzo Cosi, Carlo Cortese:

Advanced Experimental Techniques for Turbine Blades Dynamic Characterization

 

Damien Maher, Paul Young:
Modelling of Road Vehicle Suspension Systems for Performance Evaluation

 

 

 

 

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Session 17, Sensors and Measuring Techniques

Special session organized by Thomas Schmidt and Mauricio Ciudad-Real

 

Pavel Koštial, Martina Mokryšová, Jana Kučerová, Ivan Kopal, Zuzana Mošková, Ivan Ružiak, Soňa Rusnáková:

The Simulation and Measurement of Breaker Influence on Tyre Dynamic Properties

 

Soňa Rusnáková, Pavel Koštial, Martina Mokryšová, Jana Kučerová, Ivan Kopal, Zuzana Mošková:

The Possibilities of ESPI by Investigation of Laminate Composites

 

 

 

 

 

  

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Session 18, Civil Engineering I

 

Akihito Yoshida, Yukio Tamura:

Ambient Vibration Measurement of Large Span Roof

 

Paulo Mendes, Sérgio Oliveira:
Study of Dam-Reservoir Dynamic Interaction Using Vibration Tests on a Physical Model

 

Soon Ho Cho:

Lessons Learned from Two Dynamic Measurements for Very Tall Buildings

 

Azer A. Kasimzade, Sertac Tuhta:

Ambient Vibration Analysis of Steel Structure

 

 

 

 

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Session 19, Modal Identification III

 

Gert De Sitter, Patrick Guillaume, Christof Devriendt:
Rescaling Method for Operational Acoustic Modal Analysis

 

Filipe Magalhăes, Rune Brincker, Álvaro Cunha:
Damping Estimation Using Free Decays and Ambient Vibration Tests

 

  

 

 

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Session 20, Application, Mechanical Engineering III

 

Riccardo Mariani, Daniele Dessi:
Modal Identification of an Elastically Scaled Ship Model

 

Giancarlo Fraraccio, Gerado De Canio, Gianni Fabrizi, Marialuisa Mongelli, Paolo Maci, Nicola Ranieri:
An Alternative Approach to Solve the Railway Maintenance Problem

 

  

 

  

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Session 22, Application, Civil Engineering II

 

Marc Oliver Rosenquist:

System Identification and Load Analysis of a 20 m High Smelting Furnace

 

Wen Hwa Wu, Chao-An Liao, Chien-Chou Chen:

A Novel Multiple Random Decrement Method for Modal Parameter Identification of Cable-Stayed Bridge Cables

 

Peter Rosko:

SDOF Model Identification of Civil Structure from Earthquake Measurement Data

 

Carlos Ventura, Katherine M. Thibert:

Dynamic Properties of a 32-Storey Building Determined from Different Analysis Methods of Ambient Vibration Test Data

 

 

 

 

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Session 23, Modal Identification IV

 

Hĺvard Vold, Kyle Indermühle:

Avoiding Modal Aliasing when Analyzing Responses with Partial Force Measurement

 

Chiu Jen Ku, Yukio Tamura:

Rational Fraction Polynomial Method for Random Decrement Signatures

 

 

 

 

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Session 24, Damage Detection I

 

Martin Turek, Carlos Ventura:

Development of a Combined Damage Detection Methodology

 

Armin Lenzen, Carsten Ebert:

Experiments for Damage Detection by Subspace Identification on Real Mechanical Structures

 

Yoshikazu Kobayashi, Tomoki Shiotani, Dimitrios G. Aggelis, Hiroo Shiojiri:

Three-Dimensional Seismic Tomography for Existing Concrete Structures

 

Stefan Deix, Herbert Friedl:
Computational Model Updating for Damage Localisation

 

 

  

 

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Session 25, Special Applications

 

Shahrokh Hosseini-Hashemi, Alireza Ramezani, Korosh Khorshidi:

The Effects of Step, Ramp and Sinusoidal Forces on Response of Multistep Timoshenko Beam

 

S. Maalek, R. Akbari, S. Ziaei-Rad:

Estimation of Elastomeric Bridge Bearing Shear Modulus Using Operational Modal Analysis

 

Andrea Mordini, Helmut Wenzel:

VCUPDATE, A Numerical Tool for Finite Element Model Updating

 

  

 

 

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Session 26, Application, Civil Engineering III

 

Filippo Casarin, Claudio Modena:

Dynamic Identification of S. Maria Assunta Cathedral, Reggio Emilia, Italy

 

Carlos Rebelo, Eduardo Júlio, Humberto Varum, Anibal Costa:

Vibration Analysis and Modal Identification of a Circular Cable-Stayed Footbridge

 

Katherine Thibert, Carlos Ventura, Martin Turek, Sebastián Guerrero:
Dynamic Soil-Structure Interaction Study of a Reinforced Concrete High-Rise Building

 

  

 

 

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Session 27, Damage Detection II

 

Lars Pedersen, Rune Brincker:
Detection of Damage in a Lattice Mast Excited by Wind by Dynamic Measurements

  

 

 

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Session 28, Force Estimation

 

Ivar Chr. Bjerg Pedersen, Sřren Mosegaard Hansen, Rune Brincker, Manuel López Aenlle:

Load Estimation by Frequency Domain Decomposition

 

Amir Poursamad, Roohollah Hashemi:

Vibration-Based Identification of Impact Force Using Genetic Algorithm

 

  

 

 

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Index of authors 

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