Publications

Some of the publications listed below can be downloaded in their current or draft format from the Iowa State's Digital Repository. link

Book


Jerome J. Connor, Simon Laflamme (2014) Structural Motion Engineering, Springer. Amazon.com


Journal Publications


[30] Chao Liu, Yongqiang Gong, Simon Laflamme, Brent Phares, Soumik Sarkar (2016), Bridge Damage Detection using Spatiotemporal Patterns extracted from Dense Sensor Network, Measurement Science and Technology, (28)1, 014011. pdf

[29] Austin Downey, Simon Laflamme, Filippo Ubertini (2016), Reconstruction of In-Plane Strain Maps using Hybrid Dense Sensor Network composed of Sensing Skin, Measurement Science and Technology, (27)12, 124016. pdf

[28] Xiangxiong Kong, Caroline Bennett, William Collins, Simon Laflamme (2016), Numerical Simulation and Experimental Validation of a Large Area Capacitive Strain Sensor for Fatigue Crack Monitoring, Measurement Science and Technology, (27)12, 124009. pdf

[27] Liang Cao, Simon Laflamme, Douglas Taylor, James Ricles (2016), Simulations of a Variable Friction Device for Multi-Hazard Mitigation, ASCE Journal of Structural Engineering, (142)12. pdf

[26] Venkatesh Chinde, Liang Cao, Umesh Vaidya, Simon Laflamme (in press), Damage Detection on Mesosurfaces using Distributed Sensor Network and Spectral Diffusion Maps, Measurement Science and Technology, (27)4, 045110. pdf

[25] Austin Downey, Liang Cao, Simon Laflamme, Douglas Taylor, James Ricles (2016), High Capacity Variable Friction Damper based on Band Brake Technology, Engineering Structures, 113, p. 287-298. pdf

[24] Simon Laflamme, Liang Cao, Eleni Chatzi, Filippo Ubertini (2015), Damage Detection and Localization from Dense Network of Strain Sensors, Shock and Vibration, article ID 819381. pdf

[23] Hussam Saleem, Austin Downey, Simon Laflamme, Matthias Kollosche, Filippo Ubertini (2015), Investigation of Dynamic Properties of a Novel Capacitive-Based Sensing Skin for Nondestructive Evaluation, Materials Evaluation 73(10), 1984-1991. pdf

[22] Antonella D'Alessandro, Filippo Ubertini, Simon Laflamme, Luigi Materazzi (2015), Toward Smart Concrete for Smart Cities: Recent Results and Future Applications of Strain Sensing Nanocomposites, Journal of Smart Cities 1(1), 3-14. pdf

[21] Filippo Ubertini, Gabriele Comanducci, Simon Laflamme (2015), A parametric study on reliability-based TMD design against bridge flutter, Journal of Vibration and Control, July 21, 1-17. pdf

[20] Liang Cao, Austin Downey, Simon Laflamme, Douglas Taylor, James Ricles (2015), Variable friction device for structural control based on duo-servo vehicle brake: modeling and experimental validation, Journal of Sound and Vibration, 348(21), 41-56. pdf

[19] Sari Kharroub, Chunhui Song, Simon Laflamme, Daji Qiao, Brent Phares, Jian Li (2015), Smart Sensing Skin for Detection and Localization of Fatigue Cracks, Smart Materials and Structures, 24, 065004. pdf

[18] Jingzhe Wu, Chunhui Song, Hussam Saleem, Austin Downey, Simon Laflamme (2015), Network of flexible capacitive strain gauges for reconstruction of surface strain, Measurement Science and Technology, 26, 055103. pdf

[17] Simon Laflamme (2015), Adaptive Structural Control using Dynamic Hyperspace, International Journal of Computational Method and Experimental Measurements, (3)1, 1-16. [16] Wei Zeng, Weixing Sun, Nicolas Bowler, Simon Laflamme (2015), Resistance-to-peel Strength of Adhesives for Elastomer-Carbon Black Composite used as Surface Sensing Membrane, International Journal of Adhesives and Adhesion, 58, 28-33. pdf

[15] Sari Kharroub, Simon Laflamme, Samy Madbouly, Filippo Ubertini (2015), Bio-Based Soft Elastomeric Capacitor for Structural Health Monitoring Applications, Structural Health Monitoring, 14(2), 158-167. pdf

[14] Antonella D'Alessandro, Filippo Ubertini, Luigi Materazzi, Simon Laflamme, Maurizio Porfini (2015), Electromechanical modelling of a new class of nanocomposite cement-based sensors for structural health monitoring, Structural Health Monitoring, 14(2), 137-147. pdf

[13] Heather Sauder, Partha Sarkar, Simon Laflamme (2014), Dynamic Load and Response Prediction of HAWT Blades for Health Monitoring Applications, JAWE Wind Engineering, 39(4), 347-349. pdf

[12] Hussam Saleem, Mahendra Thunga, Matthias Kollosche, Michael Kessler, Simon Laflamme (2014), Interfacial treatment effects on behavior of soft nano-composites for highly stretchable dielectrics, Polymer, 55(17), 4531-4537. pdf

[11] Simon Laflamme, Filippo Ubertini, Hussam Saleem, Antonella D'Alessandro, Austin Downey, Halil Ceylan, Luigi Materazzi (2014), Dynamic Characterization of a Soft Elastomeric Capacitor for Structural Health Monitoring, ASCE Journal of Structural Engineering, published online. pdf

[10] Filippo Ubertini, Simon Laflamme, Halil Ceylan, Luigi Materazzi, Gianluca Cerni, Antonella D'Alessandro, Alessandro Corradini, (2014), Novel Nanocomposite Technologies for Dynamic Monitoring of Structures: a Comparison between Cement-Based Embeddable and Soft Elastomeric Surface Sensors, Smart Materials and Structures, 23(045023). pdf

[9] Filippo Ubertini, Luigi Materazzi, Antonella D'Alessandro, Simon Laflamme (2014), Natural frequencies identification of a reinforced concrete beam using carbon nanotube cement-based sensors, Engineering Structures, 23, 12pp. pdf

[8] Simon Laflamme, Hussam Saleem, Bharath Vasan, Randall Geiger, Degang Chen, Michael Kessler, & Krishna Rajan (2013), Soft Elastomeric Capacitor Network for Strain Sensing over Large Surfaces, IEEE/ASME Transactions on Mechatronics, 18(6), 1647-1654. pdf

[7] Simon Laflamme, Matthias Kollosche, Jerome J. Connor, & Guggi Kofod (2013), Robust Flexible Capacitive Surface Sensor for Structural Health Monitoring Applications, ASCE Journal of Engineering Mechanics, 139(7), 879-885. pdf

[6] Simon Laflamme, Jean-Jacques E. Slotine, & Jerome J. Connor (2012), Self-Organizing Input Space for Control of Structures, Smart Materials and Structures, 21 (115015) 1-46. pdf

[5] Simon Laflamme, Venkata D. Kollipara, Hussam S. Saleem & Randall Geiger (2012), Large-Scale Flexible Membrane for Automatic Strain Monitoring of Transportation Infrastructure, International Journal of Pavement Research and Technology, 5 (5) 343-346. pdf

[4] Simon Laflamme, Douglas Taylor, Mohamed Abdellaoui Maane, & Jerome J. Connor (2011), Modified Friction Device for Control of Large-Scale Systems, Structural Control and Health Monitoring, 19 (4), 548-564, 2012. pdf

[3] Matthias Kollosche, Hristiyan Stoyanov, Simon Laflamme, & Guggi Kofod (2011), Strongly Enhanced Sensitivity in Elastic Capacitive Strain Sensors, Journal of Materials Chemistry, 21, 8292-8294. pdf

[2] Simon Laflamme, Jean-Jacques E. Slotine, & Jerome J. Connor (2011), Wavelet Network for Semi-Active Control, ASCE Journal of Engineering Mechanics, 137 (7), 462-474. pdf

[1] Simon Laflamme, Matthias Kollosche, Jerome J. Connor, & Guggi Kofod (2010), Soft Capacitive Sensor for Structural Health Monitoring of Large-Scale Systems, Structural Control and Health Monitoring, 19 (1), 70-81, 2012. pdf

Theses


Simon Laflamme (2011), Control of Large-Scale Structures with Large Uncertainties, Ph.D thesis, Massachusetts Institute of Technology. pdf


Simon Laflamme (2007), Online Learning Algorithm for Structural Control using Magnetorheological Actuators, Master of Engineering thesis, Massachusetts Institute of Technology.