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Piervincenzo Rizzo

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(2019) 2020 A.J. Durelli Award. This award recognizes younger members of the Society for Experimental Mechanics (SEM) for contributions made early in their career. As stated in the award letter, the award was given for the “outstanding NDE and structural health monitoring innovations and contributions to the field of experimental mechanics”..

(2019) • 2019 Fellowship Research Award of the ASNT (granted as a Faculty Advisor). Miss Hoda Jalali is the graduate student receiving the Fellowship.

(2019) • 2019 Distinguished Structural Engineering Alumni Lecture Award. This is a new award that the faculty at the University of California at San Diego created in 2018 to recognize an outstanding alumnus of the Department who has made outstanding contributions to one or more of the disciplines within the Department of Structural Engineering. I was the first recipient. Awardee delivers a 30-minute lecture during our 2019 SE Research Showcase (https://seshowcase.ucsd.edu/)..

(2017) 2017 ASNT Outstanding Paper Award received for the paper: Evola, P., Rizzo, P., and *Vandone, A. (2016). “Fractal Analysis Applied to Laser-spot Thermography,” Materials Evaluation, 74(3), 409-417..

(2016) 2016 CHANCELLOR'S DISTINGUISHED RESEARCH AWARD, Junior Scholar Award. The award includes faculty members who, by virtue of the exceptional quality of their early contributions, have demonstrated great potential as scholars and have achieved some international standing. Candidates for this award must have received their highest degree no more than 12 years before the time of nomination..

(2015) 2015 Fellowship Research Award of the ASNT (granted as a Faculty Advisor).

(2015) 2015 SHM POY. A structural health monitoring person of the year (SHM-POY) is selected by the editors and associate editors of Structural Health Monitoring: An International Journal. The POY made an outstanding contribution to the field of SHM that will benefit society. This contribution can be in the form of theory, analysis, applications, education, or other ways that support the discipline of SHM and benefit society. The award is meant to recognize accomplishments within the past year or few years..

(2013) 2013 ASNT Outstanding Paper Award received for the paper: Ni, X., and Rizzo, P. (2012). "Use of highly nonlinear solitary waves in NDT," Materials Evaluation, 70(5), 561-569..

(2013) Project "Messengers of Knowledge" awarded by the Italian Department of Education, University and Scientific Research (Ministero dell' Istruzione dell' Universita' e della Ricerca: MIUR) for the project titled Mechanics of Materials for Civil, Environmental, Mechanical and Aerospace Engineers. The peer-reviewed award is to teach one course at the University of Palermo, Italy in Fall 2013.

(2012) Achenbach Medal.

(2011) Who's Who in America.

(2009) Fellowship Research Award of the ASNT (granted as a Faculty Advisor).

(2008) Lister Vickery Trophy, 1st prize winner of the "INSEAD Comitel 16th Business Venture Competition, INSEAD Business Plan Competition 2008" (Solitonik Team).

(2007) 25th Silver Anniversary Edition of Who's Who in the World.

(2007) Faculty Grant Award from the American Society for Nondestructive Testing.

(2006) 9th edition of Who's Who in Science and Engineering.

(2002) Fellowship Research Award of the ASNT (granted as a graduate student).

(1998) Italian Professional Engineering license.

PhD, Structural Engineering, University of California, 2004

MS, Structural Engineering, University of California, 2002

Undergraduate in Aeronautical Engineering, University of Palermo, 1998

Enshaeian, A., & Rizzo, P. (2021). Stability of continuous welded rails: A state-of-the-art review of structural modeling and nondestructive evaluation. Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Part F: Journal of Rail and Rapid Transit, 095440972098666.SAGE Publications. doi: 10.1177/0954409720986661.

Enshaeian, A., Luan, L., Belding, M., Sun, H., & Rizzo, P. (2021). A Contactless Approach to Monitor Rail Vibrations. EXPERIMENTAL MECHANICS, 61(4), 705-718.Springer Science and Business Media LLC. doi: 10.1007/s11340-021-00691-z.

Jalali, H., & Rizzo, P. (2020). Highly nonlinear solitary waves for the detection of localized corrosion. SMART MATERIALS AND STRUCTURES, 29(8), 085051.IOP Publishing. doi: 10.1088/1361-665X/ab9b5b.

Misra, R., Jalali, H., Dickerson, S.J., & Rizzo, P. (2020). Wireless Module for Nondestructive Testing/Structural Health Monitoring Applications Based on Solitary Waves. SENSORS, 20(11), 3016.MDPI AG. doi: 10.3390/s20113016.

Nasrollahi, A., & Rizzo, P. (2020). Modeling a new dynamic approach to measure intraocular pressure with solitary waves. JOURNAL OF THE MECHANICAL BEHAVIOR OF BIOMEDICAL MATERIALS, 103, 103534.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/j.jmbbm.2019.103534.

Rizzo, P. (2020). A review on the latest advancements in the non-invasive evaluation/monitoring of dental and trans-femoral implants. Biomed Eng Lett, 10(1), 83-102.Springer Science and Business Media LLC. doi: 10.1007/s13534-019-00126-8.

Zheng, B., Rizzo, P., & Nasrollahi, A. (2020). Outlier analysis of nonlinear solitary waves for health monitoring applications. STRUCTURAL HEALTH MONITORING-AN INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL, 19(4), 1160-1174. doi: 10.1177/1475921719876089.

Nasrollahi, A., Lucht, R., & Rizzo, P. (2019). Solitary Waves to Assess the Internal Pressure and the Rubber Degradation of Tennis Balls. EXPERIMENTAL MECHANICS, 59(1), 65-77.Springer Science and Business Media LLC. doi: 10.1007/s11340-018-0432-1.

La Malfa Ribolla, E., Hajidehi, M.R., Rizzo, P., Scimemi, G.F., Spada, A., & Giambanco, G. (2018). Ultrasonic inspection for the detection of debonding in CFRP-reinforced concrete. STRUCTURE AND INFRASTRUCTURE ENGINEERING, 14(6), 807-816.Informa UK Limited. doi: 10.1080/15732479.2017.1384843.

Nasrollahi, A., Deng, W., Ma, Z., & Rizzo, P. (2018). Multimodal structural health monitoring based on active and passive sensing. STRUCTURAL HEALTH MONITORING-AN INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL, 17(2), 395-409.SAGE Publications. doi: 10.1177/1475921717699375.

Nasrollahi, A., Rizzo, P., & Orak, M.S. (2018). Numerical and Experimental Study on the Dynamic Interaction Between Highly Nonlinear Solitary Waves and Pressurized Balls. JOURNAL OF APPLIED MECHANICS-TRANSACTIONS OF THE ASME, 85(3).ASME International. doi: 10.1115/1.4038990.

Orak, M.S., Nasrollahi, A., Ozturk, T., Mas, D., Ferrer, B., & Rizzo, P. (2018). Non-Contact Smartphone-Based Monitoring of Thermally Stressed Structures. SENSORS, 18(4), 1250.MDPI AG. doi: 10.3390/s18041250.

Bagheri, A., & Rizzo, P. (2017). Assessing the pressure of tennis balls using nonlinear solitary waves: a numerical study. Sports Engineering, 20(1), 53-62.Springer Science and Business Media LLC. doi: 10.1007/s12283-016-0217-7.

Bagheri, A., Hosseinzadeh, A.Z., Rizzo, P., & Amiri, G.G. (2017). Time domain damage localization and quantification in seismically excited structures using a limited number of sensors. JOURNAL OF VIBRATION AND CONTROL, 23(18), 2942-2961.SAGE Publications. doi: 10.1177/1077546315625141.

Bagheri, A., Rizzo, P., & Li, K. (2017). Ultrasonic imaging algorithm for the health monitoring of pipes. JOURNAL OF CIVIL STRUCTURAL HEALTH MONITORING, 7(1), 99-121.Springer Science and Business Media LLC. doi: 10.1007/s13349-017-0214-y.

Deng, W., Nasrollahi, A., Rizzo, P., & Li, T. (2017). Merging Three NDT Techniques into a Single Structural Health Monitoring System. MATERIALS EVALUATION, 75(10), 1299-1307.

Li, K., & Rizzo, P. (2017). Experimental parametric analysis of an energy harvester based on highly nonlinear solitary waves. JOURNAL OF INTELLIGENT MATERIAL SYSTEMS AND STRUCTURES, 28(6), 772-781.SAGE Publications. doi: 10.1177/1045389X16657422.

Li, K., & Rizzo, P. (2017). Impurity detection in a chain of spherical particles using time reversal and highly nonlinear solitary waves. JOURNAL OF APPLIED PHYSICS, 121(14), 145105.AIP Publishing. doi: 10.1063/1.4980104.

Nasrollahi, A., Deng, W., Rizzo, P., Vuotto, A., & Vandenbossche, J.M. (2017). Nondestructive testing of concrete using highly nonlinear solitary waves. NONDESTRUCTIVE TESTING AND EVALUATION, 32(4), 381-399.Informa UK Limited. doi: 10.1080/10589759.2016.1254212.

Rizzo, P., & Li, K. (2017). Analysis of the geometric parameters of a solitary waves-based harvester to enhance its power output. SMART MATERIALS AND STRUCTURES, 26(7), 075004.IOP Publishing. doi: 10.1088/1361-665X/aa7401.

Bagheri, A., & Rizzo, P. (2016). Guided ultrasonic wave testing of an immersed plate with hidden defects. OPTICAL ENGINEERING, 55(1), 011003.SPIE-Intl Soc Optical Eng. doi: 10.1117/1.OE.55.1.011003.

Bagheri, A., Ribolla, E.L.M., Rizzo, P., & Al-Nazer, L. (2016). On the coupling dynamics between thermally stressed beams and granular chains. ARCHIVE OF APPLIED MECHANICS, 86(3), 541-556.Springer Science and Business Media LLC. doi: 10.1007/s00419-015-1039-y.

Bagheri, A., Rizzo, P., & Al-Nazer, L. (2016). A numerical study on the optimization of a granular medium to infer the axial stress in slender structures. MECHANICS OF ADVANCED MATERIALS AND STRUCTURES, 23(10), 1131-1143.Informa UK Limited. doi: 10.1080/15376494.2015.1039679.

Deng, W., Nasrollahi, A., Rizzo, P., & Li, K. (2016). On the Reliability of a Solitary Wave Based Transducer to Determine the Characteristics of Some Materials. SENSORS, 16(1), 5.MDPI AG. doi: 10.3390/s16010005.

Evola, P., Vandone, A., & Rizzo, P. (2016). Fractal Analysis Applied to Laser Spot Thermography. MATERIALS EVALUATION, 74(3), 409-417.

Li, K., & Rizzo, P. (2016). Nonreciprocal propagation of solitary waves in granular chains with asymmetric potential barriers. JOURNAL OF SOUND AND VIBRATION, 365, 15-21.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/j.jsv.2015.11.032.

Rizzo, P., Nasrollahi, A., Deng, W., & Vandenbossche, J.M. (2016). Detecting the Presence of High Water-to-Cement Ratio in Concrete Surfaces Using Highly Nonlinear Solitary Waves. APPLIED SCIENCES-BASEL, 6(4), 104.MDPI AG. doi: 10.3390/app6040104.

Bagheri, A., Pistone, E., & Rizzo, P. (2015). Outlier Analysis and Artificial Neural Network for the Noncontact Nondestructive Evaluation of Immersed Plates. RESEARCH IN NONDESTRUCTIVE EVALUATION, 26(3), 154-173.Informa UK Limited. doi: 10.1080/09349847.2015.1022677.

Bagheri, A., Ribolla, E.L.M., Rizzo, P., Al-Nazer, L., & Giambanco, G. (2015). On the Use of L-shaped Granular Chains for the Assessment of Thermal Stress in Slender Structures. EXPERIMENTAL MECHANICS, 55(3), 543-558.Springer Science and Business Media LLC. doi: 10.1007/s11340-014-9964-1.

Bagheri, A., Rizzo, P., & Al-Nazer, L. (2015). Determination of the Neutral Temperature of Slender Beams by Using Nonlinear Solitary Waves. JOURNAL OF ENGINEERING MECHANICS, 141(6), 04014163.American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE). doi: 10.1061/(ASCE)EM.1943-7889.0000886.

Gulizzi, V., Rizzo, P., & Milazzo, A. (2015). On the Repeatability of Electromechanical Impedance for Monitoring of Bonded Joints. AIAA JOURNAL, 53(11), 3479-3482.American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA). doi: 10.2514/1.J053682.

Gulizzi, V., Rizzo, P., Milazzo, A., & La Malfa Ribolla, E. (2015). An integrated structural health monitoring system based on electromechanical impedance and guided ultrasonic waves. Journal of Civil Structural Health Monitoring, 5(3), 337-352.Springer Science and Business Media LLC. doi: 10.1007/s13349-015-0112-0.

Li, K., & Rizzo, P. (2015). Energy Harvesting Using an Array of Granules. JOURNAL OF VIBRATION AND ACOUSTICS-TRANSACTIONS OF THE ASME, 137(4).ASME International. doi: 10.1115/1.4029735.

Li, K., & Rizzo, P. (2015). Energy harvesting using arrays of granular chains and solid rods. JOURNAL OF APPLIED PHYSICS, 117(21), 215101.AIP Publishing. doi: 10.1063/1.4921856.

Li, K., Rizzo, P., & Bagheri, A. (2015). A parametric study on the optimization of a metamaterial-based energy harvester. SMART MATERIALS AND STRUCTURES, 24(11), 115019.IOP Publishing. doi: 10.1088/0964-1726/24/11/115019.

Pistone, E., & Rizzo, P. (2015). On the use of an array of ultrasonic immersion transducers for the nondestructive testing of immersed plates. NONDESTRUCTIVE TESTING AND EVALUATION, 30(1), 26-38.Informa UK Limited. doi: 10.1080/10589759.2014.979817.

Ribolla, E.L., & Rizzo, P. (2015). Modeling the electromechanical impedance technique for the assessment of dental implant stability. JOURNAL OF BIOMECHANICS, 48(10), 1713-1720.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/j.jbiomech.2015.05.020.

Ribolla, E.L.M., Rizzo, P., & Gulizzi, V. (2015). On the use of the electromechanical impedance technique for the assessment of dental implant stability: Modeling and experimentation. JOURNAL OF INTELLIGENT MATERIAL SYSTEMS AND STRUCTURES, 26(16), 2266-2280.SAGE Publications. doi: 10.1177/1045389X14554129.

Rizzo, P., La Malfa, E., & Di Cara, A. (2015). A noninvasive approach for the assessment of dental implants stability. Emerging Technologies in Non-Destructive Testing VI - Proceedings of the 6th International Conference on Emerging Technologies in Nondestructive Testing, ETNDT 2016, 315-318.CRC Press. doi: 10.1201/b19381-53.

Bagheri, A., Adorno, D.P., Rizzo, P., Barraco, R., & Bellomonte, L. (2014). Empirical mode decomposition and neural network for the classification of electroretinographic data. MEDICAL & BIOLOGICAL ENGINEERING & COMPUTING, 52(7), 619-628.Springer Science and Business Media LLC. doi: 10.1007/s11517-014-1164-8.

Bagheri, A., Pistone, E., & Rizzo, P. (2014). Guided Ultrasonic Wave Imaging for Immersed Plates Based on Wavelet Transform and Probabilistic Analysis. RESEARCH IN NONDESTRUCTIVE EVALUATION, 25(2), 63-81.Informa UK Limited. doi: 10.1080/09349847.2013.837212.

Cerda, F., Chen, S., Bielak, J., Garrett, J.H., Rizzo, P., & Kovacevic, J. (2014). Indirect structural health monitoring of a simplified laboratory-scale bridge model. SMART STRUCTURES AND SYSTEMS, 13(5), 849-868.Techno-Press. doi: 10.12989/sss.2014.13.5.849.

Chen, S., Cerda, F., Rizzo, P., Bielak, J., Jr, G.J.H., & Kovacevic, J. (2014). Semi-Supervised Multiresolution Classification Using Adaptive Graph Filtering With Application to Indirect Bridge Structural Health Monitoring. IEEE TRANSACTIONS ON SIGNAL PROCESSING, 62(11), 2879-2893.Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE). doi: 10.1109/TSP.2014.2313528.

Gulizzi, V., Rizzo, P., & Milazzo, A. (2014). Electromechanical impedance method for the health monitoring of bonded joints: Numerical modelling and experimental validation. SDHM Structural Durability and Health Monitoring, 10(1), 19-54.

Li, K., Rizzo, P., & Ni, X. (2014). Alternative Designs of Acoustic Lenses Based on Nonlinear Solitary Waves. JOURNAL OF APPLIED MECHANICS-TRANSACTIONS OF THE ASME, 81(7).ASME International. doi: 10.1115/1.4027327.

Rizzo, P. (2014). Sensing solutions for assessing and monitoring underwater systems. In Sensor Technologies for Civil Infrastructures. 1, (pp. 525-549).Elsevier. doi: 10.1533/9781782422433.2.525.

Rizzo, P. (2014). Sensing solutions for assessing and monitoring railroad tracks. In Sensor Technologies for Civil Infrastructures. 1, (pp. 497-524).Elsevier. doi: 10.1533/9781782422433.2.497.

Rizzo, P., Ni, X., Nassiri, S., & Vandenbossche, J. (2014). A Solitary Wave-Based Sensor to Monitor the Setting of Fresh Concrete. SENSORS, 14(7), 12568-12584.MDPI AG. doi: 10.3390/s140712568.

Rizzo, P., Ni, X., Nassiri, S., & Vandenbossche, J. (2014). A solitary wave-based sensor to monitor the setting of fresh concrete. Sensors (Switzerland), 14(7), 12568-12584. doi: 10.3390/s140712568.

Zhu, X., & Rizzo, P. (2014). Sensor array for the health monitoring of truss structures by means of guided ultrasonic waves. Journal of Civil Structural Health Monitoring, 4(3), 221-234.Springer Science and Business Media LLC. doi: 10.1007/s13349-014-0078-3.

Bagheri, A., Li, K., & Rizzo, P. (2013). Reference-free damage detection by means of wavelet transform and empirical mode decomposition applied to Lamb waves. JOURNAL OF INTELLIGENT MATERIAL SYSTEMS AND STRUCTURES, 24(2), 194-208.SAGE Publications. doi: 10.1177/1045389X12460433.

Berhanu, B., Rizzo, P., & Ochs, M. (2013). Highly Nonlinear Solitary Waves for the Assessment of Dental Implant Mobility. JOURNAL OF APPLIED MECHANICS-TRANSACTIONS OF THE ASME, 80(1), 0110281-0110288.ASME International. doi: 10.1115/1.4006947.

Cai, L., Rizzo, P., & Al-Nazer, L. (2013). On the coupling mechanism between nonlinear solitary waves and slender beams. INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF SOLIDS AND STRUCTURES, 50(25-26), 4173-4183.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/j.ijsolstr.2013.08.018.

Cai, L., Yang, J., Rizzo, P., Ni, X., & Daraio, C. (2013). Propagation of highly nonlinear solitary waves in a curved granular chain. GRANULAR MATTER, 15(3), 357-366.Springer Science and Business Media LLC. doi: 10.1007/s10035-013-0414-z.

di Scalea, F.L., Rizzo, P., Salamone, S., Bartoli, I., & Al-Nazer, L. (2013). Ultrasonic Tomography for Three-Dimensional Imaging of Internal Rail Flaws Proof-of-Principle Numerical Simulations. TRANSPORTATION RESEARCH RECORD, 2374(2374), 162-168.SAGE Publications. doi: 10.3141/2374-19.

Ni, X., Cai, L., & Rizzo, P. (2013). A Comparative Study on Three Different Transducers for the Measurement of Nonlinear Solitary Waves. SENSORS, 13(1), 1231-1246.MDPI AG. doi: 10.3390/s130101231.

Pistone, E., Li, K., & Rizzo, P. (2013). Noncontact monitoring of immersed plates by means of laser-induced ultrasounds. STRUCTURAL HEALTH MONITORING-AN INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL, 12(5-6), 549-565.SAGE Publications. doi: 10.1177/1475921713506767.

Zhu, X., & Rizzo, P. (2013). Guided waves for the health monitoring of sign support structures under varying environmental conditions. STRUCTURAL CONTROL & HEALTH MONITORING, 20(2), 36-52.Wiley. doi: 10.1002/stc.481.

Ni, X., & Rizzo, P. (2012). Use of highly nonlinear solitary waves in NDT. Materials Evaluation, 70(5), 561-569.

Ni, X., & Rizzo, P. (2012). Highly Nonlinear Solitary Waves for the Inspection of Adhesive Joints. EXPERIMENTAL MECHANICS, 52(9), 1493-1501.Springer Science and Business Media LLC. doi: 10.1007/s11340-012-9595-3.

Ni, X., & Rizzo, P. (2012). Use of Highly Nonlinear Solitary Waves in Nondestructive Testing. MATERIALS EVALUATION, 70(5), 561-569.

Ni, X., Rizzo, P., Yang, J., Katri, D., & Daraio, C. (2012). Monitoring the hydration of cement using highly nonlinear solitary waves. NDT & E INTERNATIONAL, 52(November), 76-85.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/j.ndteint.2012.05.003.

Pistone, E., & Rizzo, P. (2012). Ultrasonic Waves for the Inspection of Underwater Waveguide Structures. 164th Meeting of the Acoustical Society of America, JASA, 32(3), Pt. 2.

Rizzo, P., Yu, L.L., & Marzani, A. (2012). Structural Health Monitoring of Civil Structures: New Methodologies and Field Applications 2012. Advances in Civil Engineering, 2012, 1-2.Hindawi Limited. doi: 10.1155/2012/524396.

Tabrizi, A., Rizzo, P., & Ochs, M.W. (2012). Electromechanical impedance method to assess dental implant stability. SMART MATERIALS AND STRUCTURES, 21(11), 115022.IOP Publishing. doi: 10.1088/0964-1726/21/11/115022.

Vandone, A., Rizzo, P., & Vanali, M. (2012). Two-Stage Algorithm for the Analysis of Infrared Images. Research in Nondestructive Evaluation, 23(2), 69-88.

Vandone, A., Rizzo, P., & Vanali, M. (2012). TWO-STAGE AUTOMATED DEFECT RECOGNITION ALGORITHM FOR THE ANALYSIS OF INFRARED IMAGES. RESEARCH IN NONDESTRUCTIVE EVALUATION, 23(2), 69-88.Informa UK Limited. doi: 10.1080/09349847.2011.630557.

Zhu, X., & Rizzo, P. (2012). A unified approach for the structural health monitoring of waveguides. STRUCTURAL HEALTH MONITORING-AN INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL, 11(6), 629-642.SAGE Publications. doi: 10.1177/1475921712438569.

Boemio, G., Rizzo, P., & De Nardo, L. (2011). Assessment of dental implant stability by means of the electromechanical impedance method. SMART MATERIALS AND STRUCTURES, 20(4), 045008.IOP Publishing. doi: 10.1088/0964-1726/20/4/045008.

Ni, X., Rizzo, P., & Daraio, C. (2011). Actuators for the generation of highly nonlinear solitary waves. REVIEW OF SCIENTIFIC INSTRUMENTS, 82(3), 034902.AIP Publishing. doi: 10.1063/1.3556442.

Ni, X., Rizzo, P., & Daraio, C. (2011). Laser-based excitation of nonlinear solitary waves in a chain of particles. PHYSICAL REVIEW E, 84(2), 026601.American Physical Society (APS). doi: 10.1103/PhysRevE.84.026601.

Sale, M., Rizzo, P., & Marzani, A. (2011). Semi-analytical formulation for the guided waves-based reconstruction of elastic moduli. MECHANICAL SYSTEMS AND SIGNAL PROCESSING, 25(6), 2241-2256.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/j.ymssp.2011.02.004.

Spada, A., Giambanco, G., & Rizzo, P. (2011). Elastoplastic Damaging Model for Adhesive Anchor Systems. Part II: Numerical and Experimental Validation. ASCE Journal of Engineering Mechanics, 137(12), 854-861.

Spada, A., Giambanco, G., & Rizzo, P. (2011). Elastoplastic Damaging Model for Adhesive Anchor Systems. Part I: Theoretical Formulation and Numerical Implementation. ASCE Journal of Engineering Mechanics, 137(12), 862-876.

Spada, A., Giambanco, G., & Rizzo, P. (2011). Elastoplastic Damaging Model for Adhesive Anchor Systems. I: Theoretical Formulation and Numerical Implementation. JOURNAL OF ENGINEERING MECHANICS-ASCE, 137(12), 854-861.American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE). doi: 10.1061/(ASCE)EM.1943-7889.0000287.

Spada, A., Rizzo, P., & Giambanco, G. (2011). Elastoplastic Damaging Model for Adhesive Anchor Systems. II: Numerical and Experimental Validation. JOURNAL OF ENGINEERING MECHANICS, 137(12), 862-876.American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE). doi: 10.1061/(ASCE)EM.1943-7889.0000288.

Cammarata, M., Rizzo, P., Dutta, D., & Sohn, H. (2010). Application of principal component analysis and wavelet transform to fatigue crack detection in waveguides. SMART STRUCTURES AND SYSTEMS, 6(4), 349-362.Techno-Press. doi: 10.12989/sss.2010.6.4.349.

Kacin, J., Rizzo, P., & Tajari, M. (2010). Fatigue analysis of overhead sign support structures. ENGINEERING STRUCTURES, 32(6), 1659-1670.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/j.engstruct.2010.02.014.

Rizzo, P. (2010). Water and Wastewater Pipe Nondestructive Evaluation and Health Monitoring: A Review. Advances in Civil Engineering, 2010, 1-13.Hindawi Limited. doi: 10.1155/2010/818597.

Rizzo, P., Cammarata, M., Bartoli, I., di Scalea, F.L., Salamone, S., Coccia, S., & Phillips, R. (2010). Ultrasonic Guided Waves-Based Monitoring of Rail Head: Laboratory and Field Tests. Advances in Civil Engineering, 2010, 1-13.Hindawi Limited. doi: 10.1155/2010/291293.

Rizzo, P., Han, J.G., & Ni, X.L. (2010). Structural Health Monitoring of Immersed Structures by Means of Guided Ultrasonic Waves. JOURNAL OF INTELLIGENT MATERIAL SYSTEMS AND STRUCTURES, 21(14), 1397-1407.SAGE Publications. doi: 10.1177/1045389X10384170.

Rizzo, P., Ni, Y.Q., & Zhu, J. (2010). Structural Health Monitoring for Civil Structures: From the Lab to the Field. Advances in Civil Engineering, 2010, 1.Hindawi Limited. doi: 10.1155/2010/165132.

Rizzo, P., Spada, A., Degala, S., & Giambanco, G. (2010). Acoustic Emission Monitoring of Chemically Bonded Anchors. JOURNAL OF NONDESTRUCTIVE EVALUATION, 29(1), 49-61.Springer Science and Business Media LLC. doi: 10.1007/s10921-010-0065-5.

Zhu, X.P., Rizzo, P., Marzani, A., & Bruck, J. (2010). Ultrasonic guided waves for nondestructive evaluation/structural health monitoring of trusses. MEASUREMENT SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY, 21(4), 045701.IOP Publishing. doi: 10.1088/0957-0233/21/4/045701.

Degala, S., Rizzo, P., Ramanathan, K., & Harries, K.A. (2009). Acoustic emission monitoring of CFRP reinforced concrete slabs. CONSTRUCTION AND BUILDING MATERIALS, 23(5), 2016-2026.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/j.conbuildmat.2008.08.026.

Dutta, D., Sohn, H., Harries, K.A., & Rizzo, P. (2009). A Nonlinear Acoustic Technique for Crack Detection in Metallic Structures. STRUCTURAL HEALTH MONITORING-AN INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL, 8(3), 251-262.SAGE Publications. doi: 10.1177/1475921709102105.

Dutta, D., Sohn, H., Harries, K.A., & Rizzo, P. (2009). A Nonlinear Acoustic Technique for Crack Detection in Metallic Structures. (vol 8, pg 251, 2009). STRUCTURAL HEALTH MONITORING-AN INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL, 8(6), 573.SAGE Publications. doi: 10.1177/1475921709107051.

Rizzo, P., Bordoni, G., Marzani, A., & Vipperman, J. (2009). Localization of sound sources by means of unidirectional microphones. MEASUREMENT SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY, 20(5), 055202.IOP Publishing. doi: 10.1088/0957-0233/20/5/055202.

Rizzo, P., Cammarata, M., Dutta, D., Sohn, H., & Harries, K. (2009). An unsupervised learning algorithm for fatigue crack detection in waveguides. SMART MATERIALS AND STRUCTURES, 18(2), 025016.IOP Publishing. doi: 10.1088/0964-1726/18/2/025016.

Spada, A., Giambanco, G., & Rizzo, P. (2009). Damage and plasticity at the interfaces in composite materials and structures. COMPUTER METHODS IN APPLIED MECHANICS AND ENGINEERING, 198(49-52), 3884-3901.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/j.cma.2009.08.024.

Cammarata, M., Dutta, D., Sohn, H., Rizzo, P., & Harries, K.A. (2008). Advanced Ultrasonic Structural Monitoring of Waveguides. Advances in Science and Technology, 56, 477-482.Trans Tech Publications, Ltd. doi: 10.4028/www.scientific.net/ast.56.477.

Marzani, A., Viola, E., Bartoli, I., di Scalea, F.L., & Rizzo, P. (2008). A semi-analytical finite element formulation for modeling stress wave propagation in axisymmetric damped waveguides. JOURNAL OF SOUND AND VIBRATION, 318(3), 488-505.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/j.jsv.2008.04.028.

Rizzo, P. (2008). Development of an undergraduate course on NDT. MATERIALS EVALUATION, 66(9), 914-915.

Sabra, K.G., Srivastava, A., Di Scalea, F.L., Bartoli, I., Rizzo, P., & Conti, S. (2008). Structural health monitoring by extraction of coherent guided waves from diffuse fields. JOURNAL OF THE ACOUSTICAL SOCIETY OF AMERICA, 123(1), EL8-EL13.Acoustical Society of America (ASA). doi: 10.1121/1.2820800.

Rizzo, P., Bartoli, I., Cammarata, M., & Coccia, S. (2007). Digital signal processing for rail monitoring by means of ultrasonic guided waves. INSIGHT, 49(6), 327-332.British Institute of Non-Destructive Testing (BINDT). doi: 10.1784/insi.2007.49.6.327.

Rizzo, P., Sorrivi, E., di Scalea, F.L., & Viola, E. (2007). Wavelet-based outlier analysis for guided wave structural monitoring: Application to multi-wire strands. JOURNAL OF SOUND AND VIBRATION, 307(1-2), 52-68.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/j.jsv.2007.06.058.

Lanza di Scalea, F., Rizzo, P., Coccia, S., Bartoli, I., & Fateh, M. (2006). Laser/Air-Coupled Hybrid Detection in Rail Tracks: Status of FRA Prototype Development at UC San Diego. Transportation Research Record, Journal of the Transportation Research Board, 1943, 57-64.

Matta, F., Rizzo, P., Karbhari, V.M., & Lanza di Scalea, F. (2006). Acoustic Emission Damage Assessment of Steel/CFRP Bonds for Rehabilitation. Journal of Composites for Construction, 10(3), 265-274.American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE). doi: 10.1061/(asce)1090-0268(2006)10:3(265).

Rizzo, P. (2006). Ultrasonic wave propagation in progressively loaded multi-wire strands. EXPERIMENTAL MECHANICS, 46(3), 297-306.Springer Science and Business Media LLC. doi: 10.1007/s11340-006-7248-0.

Rizzo, P., & di Scalea, F.L. (2006). Wavelet-based feature extraction for automatic defect classification in strands by ultrasonic structural monitoring. SMART STRUCTURES AND SYSTEMS, 2(3), 253-274.Techno-Press. doi: 10.12989/sss.2006.2.3.253.

Rizzo, P., & di Scalea, F.L. (2006). Feature extraction for defect detection in strands by guided ultrasonic waves. STRUCTURAL HEALTH MONITORING-AN INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL, 5(3), 297-308.SAGE Publications. doi: 10.1177/1475921706067742.

di Scalea, F.L., Bartoli, I., Rizzo, P., Fateh, M., & TRB. (2005). High-speed defect detection in rails by noncontact guided ultrasonic testing. RAILROADS: INTERCITY RAIL PASSENGER; TRACK DESIGN AND MAINTENANCE; AND OTHER TOPICS, 1916(1916), 66-77. doi: 10.3141/1916-10.

di Scalea, F.L., Rizzo, P., Coccia, S., Bartoli, I., Fateh, M., Viola, E., & Pascale, G. (2005). Non-contact ultrasonic inspection of rails and signal processing for automatic defect detection and classification. INSIGHT, 47(6), 346-353.British Institute of Non-Destructive Testing (BINDT). doi: 10.1784/insi.47.6.346.66449.

Rizzo, P., & di Scalea, F.L. (2005). Ultrasonic inspection of multi-wire steel strands with the aid of the wavelet transform. SMART MATERIALS AND STRUCTURES, 14(4), 685-695.IOP Publishing. doi: 10.1088/0964-1726/14/4/027.

Rizzo, P., Bartoli, I., Marzani, A., & di Scalea, F.L. (2005). Defect classification in pipes by neural networks using multiple guided ultrasonic wave features extracted after wavelet processing. JOURNAL OF PRESSURE VESSEL TECHNOLOGY-TRANSACTIONS OF THE ASME, 127(3), 294-303.ASME International. doi: 10.1115/1.1990213.

Rizzo, P., Bartoli, I., Marzani, A., & Lanza di Scalea, F. (2005). Defect Classification in Pipes by Neural Networks using Multiple Guided Ultrasonic Wave Features. ASME Journal of Pressure Vessel Technology, Special Issue on the Nondestructive Evaluation of Pipeline and Vessel Structures, 127(3), 294-303.

Rizzo, P., di Scalea, F.L., Banerjee, S., & Mal, A. (2005). Ultrasonic characterization and inspection of open cell foams. JOURNAL OF ENGINEERING MECHANICS, 131(11), 1200-1208.American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE). doi: 10.1061/(ASCE)0733-9399(2005)131:11(1200).

di Scalea, F.L., Rizzo, P., & Marzani, A. (2004). Assessment of bond state in lap-shear joints by guided wave transmission monitoring. INSIGHT, 46(3), 135-+.British Institute of Non-Destructive Testing (BINDT). doi: 10.1784/insi.46.3.135.55527.

di Scalea, F.L., Rizzo, P., & Marzani, A. (2004). Propagation of ultrasonic guided waves in lap-shear adhesive joints: Case of incident a(0) Lamb wave. JOURNAL OF THE ACOUSTICAL SOCIETY OF AMERICA, 115(1), 146-156.Acoustical Society of America (ASA). doi: 10.1121/1.1630999.

Rizzo, P., & Lanza di Scalea, F. (2004). Wave propagation in multi-wire strands by wavelet-based laser ultrasound. Experimental Mechanics, 44(4), 407-415.Springer Science and Business Media LLC. doi: 10.1007/bf02428094.

Rizzo, P., & Lanza di Scalea, F. (2004). Monitoring in Cable Stays via Guided Wave Magnetostrictive Ultrasonics. Materials Evaluation, 62(10), 1057-1065.

di Scalea, F.L., Rizzo, P., & Seible, F. (2003). Stress measurement and defect detection in steel strands by guided stress waves. JOURNAL OF MATERIALS IN CIVIL ENGINEERING, 15(3), 219-227.American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE). doi: 10.1061/(ASCE)0899-1561(2003)15:3(219).

Lanza di Scalea, F., Rizzo, P., & Seible, F. (2003). Stress Measurement and Defect Detection in Steel Strands by Guided Stress Waves. ASCE Journal of Materials in Civil Engineering, Special Issue on NDE, 15(3), 211-304.

Rizzo, P., & di Scalea, F.L. (2003). Effect of frequency on the acoustoelastic response of steel bars. EXPERIMENTAL TECHNIQUES, 27(6), 40-43.Springer Science and Business Media LLC. doi: 10.1111/j.1747-1567.2003.tb00136.x.

Rizzo, P., & di Scalea, F.L. (2001). Acoustic emission monitoring of carbon-fiber-reinforced-polymer bridge stay cables in large-scale testing. EXPERIMENTAL MECHANICS, 41(3), 282-290.Springer Science and Business Media LLC. doi: 10.1007/BF02323146.

Lanza di Scalea, F., Rizzo, P., Karbhari, V.M., & Seible, F. (2000). Health Monitoring of UCSD's I-5/Gilman Advanced Technology Bridge. Smart Materials Bulletin, 1(2), 6-10.

Nasrollahi, A., Deng, W., & Rizzo, P. (2017). Highly nonlinear solitary waves to estimate the modulus of concrete with different water-to-cement ratios. In Nondestructive Characterization and Monitoring of Advanced Materials, Aerospace, and Civil Infrastructure 2017, 10169.SPIE. doi: 10.1117/12.2258556.

NASROLLAHI, A., DENG, W.E.N., & RIZZO, P. (2017). Recent Progress on a Multi-Modal SHM System for Waveguides. In Structural Health Monitoring 2017, 2, (pp. 2290-2296).DEStech Publications, Inc. doi: 10.12783/shm2017/14122.

Nasrollahi, A., Ma, Z., & Rizzo, P. (2017). Nondestructive assessment of waveguides using an integrated electromechanical impedance and ultrasonic waves approach. In Health Monitoring of Structural and Biological Systems 2017, 10170.SPIE. doi: 10.1117/12.2258554.

Rizzo, P., & Nasrollahi, A. (2017). Highly nonlinear solitary waves propagating in a granular medium for nondestructive testing applications (aimeta 2017). In AIMETA 2017 - Proceedings of the 23rd Conference of the Italian Association of Theoretical and Applied Mechanics, 1, (pp. 1199-1204).

RIZZO, P., & RIBOLLA, E.L.M. (2017). Electromechanical Impedance Method to Assess the Stability of Dental Implants. In Structural Health Monitoring 2017, 2, (pp. 2427-2433).DEStech Publications, Inc. doi: 10.12783/shm2017/14139.

Bagheri, A., La Malfa Ribolla, E., & Rizzo, P. (2015). Granular chains for the assessment of thermal stress in slender structures. In Sensors and Smart Structures Technologies for Civil, Mechanical, and Aerospace Systems 2015, 9435.SPIE. doi: 10.1117/12.2083869.

Bagheri, A., Rizzo, P., & Al-Nazer, L. (2015). Solitary Waves to Infer Axial Stress in Slender Structures: A Numerical Model. In Conference Proceedings of the Society for Experimental Mechanics Series, 7, (pp. 47-57).Springer International Publishing. doi: 10.1007/978-3-319-15230-1_6.

Gulizzi, V., Rizzo, P., & Milazzo, A. (2015). On the repeatability of the EMI for the monitoring of bonded joints. In Health Monitoring of Structural and Biological Systems 2015, 9438.SPIE. doi: 10.1117/12.2084023.

Li, K., & Rizzo, P. (2015). On the use of nonlinear solitary waves for energy harvesting. In Active and Passive Smart Structures and Integrated Systems 2015, 9431.SPIE. doi: 10.1117/12.2083872.

Ribolla, E.L.M., & Rizzo, P. (2015). Modelling the Electromechanical Impedance Method for the Prediction of the Biomechanical Behavior of Dental Implant Stability. In Procedia Engineering, 109, (pp. 128-134).Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/j.proeng.2015.06.219.

Rizzo, P., Bagheri, A., & La Malfa, E. (2015). Highly Nonlinear Solitary Waves for the NDT of slender beams. In Emerging Technologies in Non-Destructive Testing VI - Proceedings of the 6th International Conference on Emerging Technologies in Nondestructive Testing, ETNDT 2016, (pp. 173-177).CRC Press. doi: 10.1201/b19381-28.

RIZZO, P., GULIZZI, V., & MILAZZO, A. (2015). An Integrated SHM System Based on Electromechanical Impedance and Guided Ultrasonic Waves. In Structural Health Monitoring 2015, 2, (pp. 715-722).Destech Publications. doi: 10.12783/shm2015/91.

Rizzo, P., Pistone, E., & Bagheri, A. (2015). Guided ultrasonic waves for the NDT of immersed plates. In Emerging Technologies in Non-Destructive Testing VI - Proceedings of the 6th International Conference on Emerging Technologies in Nondestructive Testing, ETNDT 2016, (pp. 153-158).CRC Press. doi: 10.1201/b19381-24.

Bagheri, A., Rizzo, P., & Pistone, E. (2014). On the processing of leaky guided waves propagating in immersed plates. In Health Monitoring of Structural and Biological Systems 2014, 9064.SPIE. doi: 10.1117/12.2042255.

Cai, L., Rizzo, P., Li, K., & Al-Nazer, L. (2014). Coupling mechanism of granular medium and slender beams. In Nondestructive Characterization for Composite Materials, Aerospace Engineering, Civil Infrastructure, and Homeland Security 2014, 9063.SPIE. doi: 10.1117/12.2044144.

Chen, S., Sandryhaila, A., Lederman, G., Wang, Z., Moura, J.M.F., Rizzo, P., Bielak, J., Garrett, J.H., & Kovacevic, J. (2014). Signal inpainting on graphs via total variation minimization. In 2014 IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing (ICASSP), (pp. 8267-8271).IEEE. doi: 10.1109/icassp.2014.6855213.

Gulizzi, V., Rizzo, P., & Milazzo, A. (2014). On the use of the EMI for the health monitoring of bonded elements. In Sensors and Smart Structures Technologies for Civil, Mechanical, and Aerospace Systems 2014, 9061.SPIE. doi: 10.1117/12.2044104.

La Malfa Ribolla, E., Rizzo, P., & Gulizzi, V. (2014). On the use of EMI for the assessment of dental implant stability. In Health Monitoring of Structural and Biological Systems 2014, 9064.SPIE. doi: 10.1117/12.2043823.

Lederman, G., Wang, Z., Bielak, J., Noh, H., Garrett, J., Chen, S., Kovačević, J., Cerda, F., & Rizzo, P. (2014). Damage quantification and localization algorithms for indirect SHM of bridges. In Bridge Maintenance, Safety, Management and Life Extension - Proceedings of the 7th International Conference of Bridge Maintenance, Safety and Management, IABMAS 2014, (pp. 640-647).CRC Press. doi: 10.1201/b17063-93.

Phillips, R., Lanza di Scalea, F., Nucera, C., Rizzo, P., & Al-Nazer, L. (2014). Ultrasonic Tomography for Rail Flaw Imaging. In 2014 Joint Rail Conference.American Society of Mechanical Engineers. doi: 10.1115/jrc2014-3736.

Rizzo, P., Bagheri, A., & Li, K. (2014). Guided Ultrasonic Waves for the Nondestructive Evaluation Imaging of Pipes. In Shale Energy Engineering 2014, (pp. 151-158).American Society of Civil Engineers. doi: 10.1061/9780784413654.016.

Antaya, C.L., Bilec, M.M., Rizzo, P., & Landis, A.E. (2013). Incorporating sustainability into the civil engineering curriculum via cross course collaborations. In ASEE Annual Conference and Exposition, Conference Proceedings.

Cai, L., Li, K., & Rizzo, P. (2013). On the use of solitary waves for the prediction of structural buckling of simple structures. In Structural Health Monitoring 2013: A Roadmap to Intelligent Structures - Proceedings of the 9th International Workshop on Structural Health Monitoring, IWSHM 2013, 2, (pp. 2515-2522).

Cai, L., Ni, X., & Rizzo, P. (2013). Design of alternative sensors for NDE/SHM applications based on highly nonlinear solitary waves. In Sensors and Smart Structures Technologies for Civil, Mechanical, and Aerospace Systems 2013, 8692.SPIE. doi: 10.1117/12.2009236.

Chen, S., Cerda, F., Guo, J., Harley, J.B., Shi, Q., Rizzo, P., Bielak, J., Garrett, J.H., & Kovacevic, J. (2013). Multiresolution classification with semi-supervised learning for indirect bridge structural health monitoring. In 2013 IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing, (pp. 3412-3416).IEEE. doi: 10.1109/icassp.2013.6638291.

Pistone, E., Bagheri, A., Li, K., & Rizzo, P. (2013). Advancements on the inspection of underwater plates by means of guided waves. In Structural Health Monitoring 2013: A Roadmap to Intelligent Structures - Proceedings of the 9th International Workshop on Structural Health Monitoring, IWSHM 2013, 1, (pp. 887-894).

Pistone, E., Bagheri, A., Li, K., & Rizzo, P. (2013). Signal processing for the inspection of immersed structures. In Health Monitoring of Structural and Biological Systems 2013, 8695.SPIE. doi: 10.1117/12.2008894.

Rizzo, P. (2013). NDE/SHM of Underwater Structures: A Review. In Advances in Science and Technology, 83, (pp. 208-216).Trans Tech Publications, Ltd. doi: 10.4028/www.scientific.net/ast.83.208.

Rizzo, P., Pistone, E., Werntges, P., Han, J., & Ni, X. (2013). Inspection of Underwater Metallic Plates by means of Laser Ultrasound. In RILEM Bookseries, 6, (pp. 675-680).Springer Netherlands. doi: 10.1007/978-94-007-0723-8_96.

Wang, Z., Chen, S., Lederman, G., Cerda, F., Bielak, J., Garrett, J.H., Rizzo, P., & Kovačević, J. (2013). Comparison of Sparse Representation and Fourier Discriminant Methods: Damage Location Classification in Indirect Lab-scale Bridge Structural Health Monitoring. In Structures Congress 2013, (pp. 436-446).American Society of Civil Engineers. doi: 10.1061/9780784412848.039.

Cerda, F., Garrett, J., Bielak, J., Barrera, J., Zhuang, Z., Chen, S., McCann, M., Kovaćević, J., & Rizzo, P. (2012). Indirect structural health monitoring in bridges: Scale experiments. In Bridge Maintenance, Safety, Management, Resilience and Sustainability - Proceedings of the Sixth International Conference on Bridge Maintenance, Safety and Management, (pp. 346-353).

Ni, X., & Rizzo, P. (2012). Recent advancement on the NDE of structures by means of highly nonlinear solitary waves. In Sensors and Smart Structures Technologies for Civil, Mechanical, and Aerospace Systems 2012, 8345.SPIE. doi: 10.1117/12.914802.

Rizzo, P., Tabrizi, A., Berhanu, B., & Ochs, M.W. (2012). Nondestructive methods to assess dental implant stability. In Nanosensors, Biosensors, and Info-Tech Sensors and Systems 2012, 8344.SPIE. doi: 10.1117/12.914793.

Vandone, A., Rizzo, P., & Vanali, M. (2012). Image processing for the laser spot thermography of composite materials. In Nondestructive Characterization for Composite Materials, Aerospace Engineering, Civil Infrastructure, and Homeland Security 2012, 8347.SPIE. doi: 10.1117/12.914713.

Ni, X., & Rizzo, P. (2011). SHM of structural materials by means of highly nonlinear solitary waves. In Structural Health Monitoring 2011: Condition-Based Maintenance and Intelligent Structures - Proceedings of the 8th International Workshop on Structural Health Monitoring, 2, (pp. 2568-2575).

Ni, X., Nassiri, S., Rizzo, P., & Vandenbossche, J. (2011). Highly nonlinear solitary waves-based sensor for monitoring concrete. In Sensors and Smart Structures Technologies for Civil, Mechanical, and Aerospace Systems 2011, 7981.SPIE. doi: 10.1117/12.880280.

Ni, X., Nassiri, S., Rizzo, P., & Vandenbossche, J. (2011). Highly Nonlinear Solitary Waves-based sensor for Monitoring Concrete. doi: 10.1117/12.880280.

Pistone, E., Rizzo, P., & Werntges, P. (2011). Bulk Waves for the Nondestructive Inspection of Immersed Structures. In Conference Proceedings of the Society for Experimental Mechanics Series, 6, (pp. 643-649).Springer New York. doi: 10.1007/978-1-4614-0222-0_76.

Rizzo, P., & Pistone, E. (2011). Effect of water temperature on the laser-based ultrasonic testing of immersed structures. In Structural Health Monitoring 2011: Condition-Based Maintenance and Intelligent Structures - Proceedings of the 8th International Workshop on Structural Health Monitoring, 1, (pp. 1158-1164).

Rizzo, P., Boemio, G., & de Nardo, L. (2011). Use of the electro-mechanical impedance method for the assessment of dental implant stability. In Nanosensors, Biosensors, and Info-Tech Sensors and Systems 2011, 7980.SPIE. doi: 10.1117/12.879270.

Rizzo, P., Tajari, M., & Spada, A. (2011). Microphones' directivity for the localization of sound sources. In Unattended Ground, Sea, and Air Sensor Technologies and Applications XIII, 8046.SPIE. doi: 10.1117/12.884626.

Zhu, X., & Rizzo, P. (2011). Combining guided waves and electromechanical impedance method for SHM applications. In Structural Health Monitoring 2011: Condition-Based Maintenance and Intelligent Structures - Proceedings of the 8th International Workshop on Structural Health Monitoring, 2, (pp. 2584-2591).

Zhu, X., & Rizzo, P. (2011). Guided ultrasonic waves for the health monitoring of existing sign support structures. In Health Monitoring of Structural and Biological Systems 2011, 7984.SPIE. doi: 10.1117/12.879268.

Zhu, X.P., Rizzo, P., & Bruck, J. (2011). Sign Support Structures Tested by means of Guided Waves. In Conference Proceedings of the Society for Experimental Mechanics Series, 6, (pp. 409-416).Springer New York. doi: 10.1007/978-1-4614-0222-0_50.

Annamdas, V.G.M., & Rizzo, P. (2010). Monitoring concrete by means of embedded sensors and electromechanical impedance technique. In Sensors and Smart Structures Technologies for Civil, Mechanical, and Aerospace Systems 2010, 7647, (p. Vol. 7647, 76471Z).SPIE. doi: 10.1117/12.847687.

Marzani, A., Mazzotti, M., Viola, E., De Marchi, L., Speciale, N., & Rizzo, P. (2010). A genetic algorithm based procedure for the constitutive characterization of composite plates using dispersive guided waves data. In Advances and Trends in Structural Engineering, Mechanics and Computation - Proceedings of the 4th International Conference on Structural Engineering, Mechanics and Computation, SEMC 2010, (pp. 305-308).

Ni, X., Garden, R., & Rizzo, P. (2010). Laser induced highly nonlinear solitary waves for structural NDE. In Sensors and Smart Structures Technologies for Civil, Mechanical, and Aerospace Systems 2010, 7647.SPIE. doi: 10.1117/12.847428.

Zhu, X., Rizzo, P., & Bruck, J. (2010). Ultrasonic Guided Waves SHM for sign support structure. In Proceedings of the 5th European Workshop - Structural Health Monitoring 2010, (pp. 1241-1246).

Zhu, X.P., Rizzo, P., & Bruck, J. (2010). Guided waves for SHM of a large truss structure. In Health Monitoring of Structural and Biological Systems 2010, 7650(PART 1).SPIE. doi: 10.1117/12.847335.

Annamdas, V.G.M., & Rizzo, P. (2009). Influence of the excitation frequency in the electromechanical impedance method for SHM applications. In Smart Sensor Phenomena, Technology, Networks, and Systems 2009, 7293, (p. Vol. 7293).SPIE. doi: 10.1117/12.815366.

Khatri, D., Daraio, C., & Rizzo, P. (2009). Coupling of highly nonlinear waves with linear elastic media. In Sensors and Smart Structures Technologies for Civil, Mechanical, and Aerospace Systems 2009, 7292(PART 1), (p. 7292, 72920P).SPIE. doi: 10.1117/12.817574.

Marzani, A., De Marchi, L., Rizzo, P., & Speciale, N. (2009). High Frequency Guided Waves in a 7 Wire Strand: Warped Frequency Transform for Spectro-Temporal Characterization. (pp. 1503-1506). doi: 10.1109/ULTSYM.2009.0365.

Marzani, A., De Marchi, L., Speciale, N., & Rizzo, P. (2009). High frequency guided waves in a 7 wire strand: Warped Frequency Transform for spectro-temporal characterization. In 2009 IEEE International Ultrasonics Symposium, (pp. 1503-1506).IEEE. doi: 10.1109/ultsym.2009.5441827.

Ni, X., Rizzo, P., & Daraio, C. (2009). Novel sensor technology for NDE of concrete. In Sensors and Smart Structures Technologies for Civil, Mechanical, and Aerospace Systems 2009, 7292(PART 1).SPIE. doi: 10.1117/12.815510.

Nl, X., Garden, R., & Rizzo, P. (2009). Novel actuator based on the stress wave propagation in highly nonlinear materials. In Structural Health Monitoring 2009: From System Integration to Autonomous Systems - Proceedings of the 7th International Workshop on Structural Health Monitoring, IWSHM 2009, 1, (pp. 996-1003).

Rizzo, P., Bordoni, G., & Marzani, A. (2009). Use of unidirectional microphones and signal processing for the localization of sound sources. In Signal Processing, Sensor Fusion, and Target Recognition XVIII, 7336.SPIE. doi: 10.1117/12.819271.

Rizzo, P., Cammarata, M., Dutta, D., & Sohn, H. (2009). Outlier analysis and principal component analysis to detect fatigue cracks in waveguides. In Health Monitoring of Structural and Biological Systems 2009, 7295.SPIE. doi: 10.1117/12.815512.

Rizzo, P., Spada, A., & Giambanco, G. (2009). SHM of chemically bonded anchors by means of acoustic emission. In Structural Health Monitoring 2009: From System Integration to Autonomous Systems - Proceedings of the 7th International Workshop on Structural Health Monitoring, IWSHM 2009, 2, (pp. 2043-2050).

Sale, M., Rizzo, P., & Marzani, A. (2009). Guided Waves Based Approach for the Reconstruction of the Elastic Moduli of Plates. (pp. 1499-1502). doi: 10.1109/ULTSYM.2009.0364.

Sale, M., Rizzo, P., & Marzani, A. (2009). Guided waves based approach for the reconstruction of the elastic moduli of plates. In 2009 IEEE International Ultrasonics Symposium, (pp. 1499-1502).IEEE. doi: 10.1109/ultsym.2009.5441836.

Coccia, S., Bartoli, I., Rizzo, P., Scalea, F.L.D., Fateh, M., & Yang, T.L. (2008). Non-contact ultrasonic rail flaw detection. In Proceedings of the World Forum on Smart Materials and Smart Structures Technology, SMSST'07, (p. 329).

Degala, S., Rizzo, P., Ramanathan, K., & Harries, K.A. (2008). Acoustic emission monitoring of externally bonded FRP-reinforced concrete. In Health Monitoring of Structural and Biological Systems 2008, 6935.SPIE. doi: 10.1117/12.775865.

Dutta, D., Sohn, H., Harries, K., & Rizzo, P. (2008). A nonlinear acoustic technique for crack detection in metallic structures. In Health Monitoring of Structural and Biological Systems 2008, 6935.SPIE. doi: 10.1117/12.776360.

Khatri, D., Daraio, C., & Rizzo, P. (2008). Highly nonlinear waves' sensor technology for highway infrastructures. In Nondestructive Characterization for Composite Materials, Aerospace Engineering, Civil Infrastructure, and Homeland Security 2008, 6934.SPIE. doi: 10.1117/12.775848.

Bartoli, I., Marzani, A., Lanza di Scalea, F., Rizzo, P., Viola, E., Sorrivi, E., & Phillips, R. (2007). SAFE modeling of waves for the structural health monitoring of prestressing tendons. doi: 10.1117/12.740339..

Bartoli, I., Marzani, A., Lanza di Scalea, F., Rizzo, P., Viola, E., Sorrivi, E., & Phillips, R. (2007). SAFE modeling of waves for the structural health monitoring of prestressing tendons. In Health Monitoring of Structural and Biological Systems 2007, 6532.SPIE. doi: 10.1117/12.715442.

Bartoli, I., Rizzo, P., Lanza Di Scalea, F., Marzani, A., Sorrivi, E., & Viola, E. (2007). Structural health monitoring of strands in PC structures by embedded sensors and ultrasonic guided waves. In Proceedings of the 6th International Conference on Fracture Mechanics of Concrete and Concrete Structures, 2, (pp. 1029-1036).

Coccia, S., Bartoli, I., Di Scalea, F.L., Rizzo, P., & Fateh, M. (2007). Non-contact ultrasonic rail defect detection system: Prototype development and field testing. In Structural Health Monitoring 2007: Quantification, Validation, and Implementation - Proceedings of the 6th International Workshop on Structural Health Monitoring, IWSHM 2007, 2, (pp. 1223-1230).

Rizzo, P., Coccia, S., Lanza di Scalea, F., Bartoli, I., & Fateh, M. (2007). Non-contact rail flaw detection system: first field test. In Sensors and Smart Structures Technologies for Civil, Mechanical, and Aerospace Systems 2007, 6529 PART 2.SPIE. doi: 10.1117/12.715444.

Rizzo, P., Debdhanit, Y., Kabara, J., Zadorozhny, V., Harries, K., & Tipper, D. (2007). Stress wave-based bridge monitoring system using wireless sensor networks. In Structural Health Monitoring 2007: Quantification, Validation, and Implementation - Proceedings of the 6th International Workshop on Structural Health Monitoring, IWSHM 2007, 2, (pp. 1255-1261).

Di Scalea, F.L., Rizzo, P., Coccia, S., Bartoli, I., & Fateh, M. (2006). Development of a non-contact defect detection system for railroad tracks for the US federal railroad administration. In Proceedings of the 3rd European Workshop - Structural Health Monitoring 2006, (pp. 767-774).Destech Pubns Inc.

di Scalea, F.L., Rizzo, P., Coccia, S., Bartoli, I., Fateh, M., & TRB. (2006). Laser-air-coupled hybrid noncontact system for defect detection in rail tracks: Status of FRA prototype development at University of California-San Diego. In RAILWAYS, 1943(1943), (pp. 57-64). doi: 10.3141/1943-08.

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