WIT Press


Application Of Georadar To The Diagnosis Of Damaged Structures

Price

Free (open access)

Paper DOI

10.2495/STR990021

Volume

42

Pages

10

Published

1999

Size

1,289 kb

Author(s)

L. Binda, C. Colla, A. Saisi & S. Valle

Abstract

Georadar and sonic pulse velocity tests were applied to two damaged piers sustaining the dome of the Cathedral of Noto (Sicily). The radar data were processed to obtain a tomographic image of the tested piers. The results of the tests are compared in order to check their complemetarity. 1 Introduction The authors have applied systematically georadar, sonic tests and other diagnostic techniques on the remains of the Cathedral of Noto. As known, the piers of the right side of the central n

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