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Structural Integrity

Structural Integrity
22 Jahrgänge | 2018 - 2022



Structural Integrity

book series is a high level academic and professional series publishing research on all areas of Structural Integrity. It promotes and expedites the dissemination of new research results and tutorial views in the structural integrity field.

The Series publishes research monographs, professional books, handbooks, edited volumes and textbooks with worldwide distribution to engineers, researchers, educators, professionals and libraries.

Topics of interested include but are not limited to:

- Structural integrity

- Structural durability

- Degradation and conservation of materials and structures

- Dynamic and seismic structural analysis

- Fatigue and fracture of materials and structures

- Risk analysis and safety of materials and structural mechanics

- Fracture Mechanics

- Damage mechanics

- Analytical and numerical simulation of materials and structures

- Computational mechanics

- Structural design methodology

- Experimental methods applied to structural integrity

- Multiaxial fatigue and complex loading effects of materials and structures

- Fatigue corrosion analysis

- Scale effects in the fatigue analysis of materials and structures

- Fatigue structural integrity

- Structural integrity in railway and highway systems

- Sustainable structural design

- Structural loads characterization

- Structural health monitoring

- Adhesives connections integrity

- Rock and soil structural integrity.

** Indexing: The books of this series are submitted to Web of Science, Scopus, Google Scholar and Springerlink **

This series is managed by team members of the ESIS/TC12 technical committee.

Springer and the Series Editors welcome book ideas from authors. Potential authors who wish to submit a book proposal should contact Dr. Mayra Castro, Senior Editor, Springer (Heidelberg), e-mail:

Alle Bücher der Reihe Structural Integrity

2022 | Buch

Structural Health Monitoring Based on Data Science Techniques

The modern structural health monitoring (SHM) paradigm of transforming in situ, real-time data acquisition into actionable decisions regarding structural performance, health state, maintenance, or life cycle assessment has been accelerated by the …

2022 | Buch

Cyclic Deformation in Oxides, Carbides and Nitrides

Alumina, Magnesia, Yttria, SiC, B4C and Si3N4

This book presents the fatigue properties of structural materials used for the production of ceramics. It explains the cyclic deformation and how failures occur by fatigue. Dislocations related to fatigue are examined. The way that fatigue induces …

2022 | Buch

Industry 4.0 for the Built Environment

Methodologies, Technologies and Skills

This book discusses how the role of traditional construction professional is changing, providing a useful guide for practitioners who would like to upskill themselves. Lately, core concepts and methodologies for the Built Environment are presented …

2022 | Buch

Structural Integrity Cases in Mechanical and Civil Engineering

This book covers most of the damage mechanism in the scope of mechanical engineering and civil engineering. The failure pattern of various materials and structures is mainly discussed. The sub-topics covers fatigue damage, fatigue crack initiation …

2021 | Buch

Degradation Theory of Long Term Operated Materials and Structures

This book addresses the fatigue behavior of riveted connections from ancient Portuguese metallic bridges as well as the fatigue crack propagation behavior of related materials. Some examples of the fatigue assessment of long-term operated metallic …

2021 | Buch

Principles of Cement and Concrete Composites

This book presents an introduction, a discussion of the concept of the design and the concrete’s development, and the properties and testing of the concrete in fresh and hardened stages. After an introduction to the principles of cement and …

2020 | Buch

Structural Integrity Assessment of Engineering Components Under Cyclic Contact

This book focuses on surface layers fracture of cyclical contacting bodies (machine parts). Calculation models and calculating procedures of stress-strain states of cyclically contacting solids with cracks, are included. Recommendations for the …

2020 | Buch

Mechanical Behavior and Fracture of Engineering Materials

This book presents the theoretical concepts of stress and strain, as well as the strengthening and fracture mechanisms of engineering materials in an accessible level for non-expert readers, but without losing scientific rigor. This volume fills …

2020 | Buch

Advanced Thermal Stress Analysis of Smart Materials and Structures

This is the first single volume monograph that systematically summarizes the recent progress in using non-Fourier heat conduction theories to deal with the multiphysical behaviour of smart materials and structures.

The book contains six chapters …

2020 | Buch

Proceedings of ARCH 2019

9th International Conference on Arch Bridges

The book contains proceedings presented at the 9th International Conference on Arch Bridges held in Porto, Portugal on October 2 to 4, 2019. It is addressed to scientists, designers, technicians, stakeholders and contractors, seeking for an …

2020 | Buch

Corrosion Processes

Sensing, Monitoring, Data Analytics, Prevention/Protection, Diagnosis/Prognosis and Maintenance Strategies

This book discusses relevant topics in field of corrosion, from sensing strategies to modeling of control processes, corrosion prevention, detection of corrosion initiation, prediction of corrosion growth and evolution, to maintenance practices …

2020 | Buch

Fracture Behavior of Asphalt Materials

This book discusses the applications of fracture mechanics in the design and maintenance of asphalt concrete overlays. It provides useful information to help readers understand the effects of different material and loading type parameters on the …

2020 | Buch

Proceedings of the Third International Conference on Theoretical, Applied and Experimental Mechanics

This book presents the proceedings of the 3rd edition of the International Conference on Theoretical, Applied and Experimental Mechanics.

The papers focus on all aspects of theoretical, applied and experimental mechanics, including biomechanics …

2020 | Buch

Structural Durability: Methods and Concepts

Enabling Cost and Mass Efficient Products

This book provides methods and concepts which enable engineers to design mass and cost efficient products. Therefore, the book introduces background and motivation related to sustainability and lightweight design by looking into those aspects from …

2019 | Buch

Proceedings of the First International Conference on Theoretical, Applied and Experimental Mechanics

ICTAEM_1 treated all aspects of theoretical, applied and experimental mechanics including biomechanics, composite materials, computational mechanics, constitutive modeling of materials, dynamics, elasticity, experimental mechanics, fracture …

2019 | Buch

Current Trends in Friction Stir Welding (FSW) and Friction Stir Spot Welding (FSSW)

An Overview and Case Studies

This book provides an overview of friction stir welding and friction stir spot welding with a focus on aluminium to aluminium and aluminium to copper. It also discusses experimental results for friction stir spot welding between aluminium and …

2019 | Buch

Mechanical Fatigue of Metals

Experimental and Simulation Perspectives

This volume contains the proceedings of the XIX International Colloquium on Mechanical Fatigue of Metals, held at the Faculty of Engineering of the University of Porto, Portugal, 5-7 September 2018. This International Colloquium facilitated and …

2019 | Buch

Proceedings of the Second International Conference on Theoretical, Applied and Experimental Mechanics

This is the proceedings of the 2nd International Conference on Theoretical, Applied and Experimental Mechanics that was held in Corfu, Greece, June 23-26, 2019.

It presents papers focusing on all aspects of theoretical, applied and experimental …

2018 | Buch

Buckling and Postbuckling of Beams, Plates, and Shells

This book contains eight chapters treating the stability of all major areas of the flexural theory. It covers the stability of structures under mechanical and thermal loads and all areas of structural, loading and material types. The structural …

2018 | Buch

Viscoelastic Properties of Asphalts Based on Penetration and Softening Point

This work deals with conventional and new relationships between various viscoelastic properties of road bitumen, determined under different test modes, such as constant stress, constant deformation or cyclic load. Approximate formulas have been …