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Ground Penetrating Radar 2018, Volume 1, Issue 1, GPR-1-1-6,

Thermography: Principles and Applications

Mercedes Solla and Susana Lagüela

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Abstract:   This tutorial presents the main principles of the thermography technique and the civil-engineering applications of this non-destructive testing method. Several examples are given and two case studies are presented, where thermography and Ground Penetrating Radar are jointly used to assess a radiant heating floor installed in a building, and to detect moisture in a masonry arch bridge.

Keywords:  Thermography; Ground Penetrating Radar (GPR); non-destructive testing (NDT); civil engineering.


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