Action TU1208

Civil Engineering Applications of Ground Penetrating Radar

COST Success Story

Working Group 2

WG2 focuses on the use of GPR for the inspection of roads, bridges, tunnels, railways, buildings, and for the sensing of utilities and voids in urban areas.

WG2 Chair: Dr Christina Plati, National Technical University of Athens (NTUA), Athens, EL.

WG2 Vice-Chair: Dr Xavier Derobert, Institut français des sciences et technologies des transports, de l’aménagement et des réseaux (IFSTTAR), B. Cedex, FR.

 

Project 2.1

Innovative inspection procedures for effective GPR surveying of critical transport infrastructures (pavements, bridges and tunnels)

 

This Project is coordinated by the Action Chair, directly.

 

Project 2.2

Innovative inspection procedures for effective GPR surveying of buildings

 

Leader: Dr Gracia Vega Pérez, Univ. Politecnica de Barcelona, Barcelona, ES.

 

 

Project 2.3

Innovative inspection procedures for effective GPR sensing and mapping of underground utilities and voids, with a focus to urban areas.

 

Leader: Dr Xavier Derobert, Institut français des sciences et technologies des transports, de l’aménagement et des réseaux (IFSTTAR), B. Cedex, FR.

 

 

Project 2.4

 

Innovative procedures for effective GPR inspection of construction materials and structures.

 

Leader: Dr Lech Krysiński, Road and Bridge Research Institute, Warsaw, PL.

 

 

Project 2.5

 

Determination, by using GPR, of the volumetric water content in structures, sub-structures, foundations and soil.

 

Leader: Dr Fabio Tosti, "Roma Tre" University, Rome, IT.

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