Francesco Clampa

Dr Francesco Ciampa


Senior Lecturer (Associate Professor) in Structural Integrity and Composites
+44 (0)1483 688903
11A AB 02

Academic and research departments

Department of Mechanical Engineering Sciences.

Biography

My teaching

My publications

Publications

Wang, Z., Wan, L., Xiong, N., Zhu, J., Ciampa, F. (2020). Variational level set and fuzzy clustering for enhanced thermal image segmentation and damage assessment. NDT & E International, 102396.
Meng, H., Bailey, N., Chen, Y., Wang, L., Ciampa, F., Fabro, A., Chronopoulos, D., Elmadih, W (2020). 3D rainbow phononic crystals for extended vibration attenuation bands. Scientific Reports, 10(1), 1-9
Deng, B., Li, X., Wang, H., He, Y., Ciampa, F., Li, Y., Zhou, K (2020). Line Scanning Thermography Reconstruction Algorithm for Defects Inspection with Novel Velocity Estimation and Image Registration. IEEE Sensors Journal
de Castro, B. A., Baptista, F. G., Ciampa, F (2020). New Imaging Algorithm for Material Damage Localisation Based on Impedance Measurements under Noise Influence. Measurement, 107953
Andreades, C., Meo, M., Ciampa, F (2020). Tensile and fatigue testing of impacted smart CFRP composites with embedded PZT transducers for nonlinear ultrasonic monitoring of damage evolution. Smart Materials and Structures, 29(5), 055034
Coles, A., de Castro, B. A., Andreades, C., Baptista, F. G., Meo, M., Ciampa, F (2020). Impact localisation in composites using time reversal, embedded PZT transducers and topological algorithms. Frontiers in Built Environment, 6 27
Giannì, C., Balsi, M., Esposito, S., Ciampa, F (2020). Low‐power global navigation satellite system‐enabled wireless sensor network for acoustic emission localisation in aerospace components. Structural Control and Health Monitoring, 27(6), e2525
Fierro, G. P. M., Ciampa, F., Meo, M (2020). Phase symmetry analysis for nonlinear ultrasonic modulated signals. Structural Control and Health Monitoring, 27(5), e2516
Wang, Z., Zhu, J., Tian, G.-Y., Ciampa, F (2019). Comparative analysis of eddy current pulsed thermography and long pulse thermography for damage detection in metals and composites. NDT & E International, 107, 102155
Andreades, C., Fierro, G. P. M., Meo, M., Ciampa, F (2019). Nonlinear Ultrasonic Inspection of Smart CFRP Composites with Embedded PZT Transducers for Space Applications. Journal of Intelligent Material Systems and Structures, 30(20), 2995-3007
Sutthaweekul, R., Tian, G.-Y., Wang, Z., Ciampa, F (2019). Microwave open-ended waveguide for detection and characterisation of FBHs in coated GFRP pipes. Composite Structures, 225, 111080
Wang, D., Wang, Z., Zhu, J., Ciampa, F (2019). Enhanced pre-processing of thermal data in long pulse thermography using the Levenberg-Marquardt algorithm. Infrared Physics & Technology, 99, 158-166
de Castro, B. A., Baptista, F. G., Ciampa, F (2019). New Signal Processing Approach for Structural Health Monitoring in Noisy Environments Based on Impedance Measurements. Measurement, 137, 155-167
14. De Simone, M. E., Andreades, C., Hilmi, A. M., Meo, M., Ciampa, F (2019). Proof of concept for a smart composite orbital debris detector. Acta Astronautica, 160, 499-508
de Castro, B. A., Baptista, F. G., Ciampa, F (2019). Comparative analysis of signal processing techniques for impedance-based SHM applications in noisy environments. Mechanical Systems and Signal Processing, 126, 326-340
De Simone, M., Ciampa, F., Meo, M (2019). A Hierarchical Method for the Impact Force Reconstruction in Composites Structures. Smart Materials and Structures, 28(8), 085022
Boccardi, Ciampa, F., Meo, M (2019). Design and development of a heatsink for thermo-electric power harvesting in aerospace applications. Smart Materials and Structures, 28(10), 105057
De Castro, B. A., Baptista, F. G., Rey, J. A. A., Ciampa, F (2019). A chromatic technique for structural damage detection under noise effects based on impedance measurements. Measurement Science and Technology, 30(7), 075601
Andreades, C., Mahmoodi, P., Ciampa, F (2018). Characterisation of Smart CFRP Composites with Embedded PZT Transducers for Nonlinear Ultrasonic Applications. Composite Structures, 206, 456-466
Wang, Z., Tian, G., Meo, M., Ciampa, F (2018). Image Processing based Quantitative Damage Evaluation in Composites with Long Pulse Thermography. NDT & E International, 99, 93-104
Dyrwal, A., Meo, M., Ciampa, F (2018). Nonlinear Air-Coupled Thermosonics for Fatigue Micro-Damage Detection and Localisation. NDT & E International, 97, 59-67
Ciampa, F., Mahmoodi, P., Pinto, F., Meo, M (2018). Recent Advances of Active Infrared Thermography for Non-destructive Testing of Aerospace Components. Sensors, 18(2), 609
Nicassio, F., Scarselli, G., Pinto, F., Ciampa, F., Iervolino, O., Meo, M (2018). Low energy actuation technique of bistable composites for aircraft morphing. Aerospace Science and Technology, 75, 35-46
Dionysopoulos, D., Fierro, G. P. M., Meo, M., Ciampa, F (2018). Imaging of barely visible impact damage on a composite panel using nonlinear wave modulation thermography. NDT & E International, 95, 9-16
Boccardi, S., Calla’, D.-B., Ciampa, F., Meo, M (2018). Nonlinear elastic multi-path reciprocal method for damage localisation in composite materials. Ultrasonics 82, 239-245
Ciampa, F., Mankar, A., Marini, A (2017). Phononic Crystal Waveguide Transducers for Nonlinear Elastic Wave Sensing. Scientific Reports 7(1), 14712
De Simone, M., Ciampa, F., Boccardi, S., Meo, M (2017). Impact Source Localisation in Aerospace Composite Structures. Smart Materials and Structures, 26(12), 125026,
Fierro, G. P. M., Ginzburg, D., Ciampa, F., Meo, M (2017). Imaging of barely visible impact damage on a complex composite stiffened panel using a nonlinear ultrasound stimulated thermography approach. Journal of Nondestructive Evaluation, 36(4), 69
Ginzburg, D., Ciampa, F., Scarselli, G., Meo, M (2017). SHM of Single Lap Adhesive Joints using Subharmonic Frequencies. Smart Materials and Structures, 26(10), 105018
Fierro, G. P. M., Ginzburg, D., Ciampa, F., Meo, M (2017). Nonlinear ultrasonic stimulated thermography for damage assessment in isotropic fatigued structures. Journal of Sound and Vibration, 404, 102-115
Scarselli, G., Nicassio, F., Ciampa, F., Meo, M (2017). Non-linear methods based on ultrasonic waves to analyse disbonds in single lap joints. Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Part C: Journal of Mechanical Engineering Science, 231(16), 3066-3076
Ciampa, F., Scarselli, G., Pickering, S., Meo, M (2017). Nonlinear imaging of damage in composite structures using sparse ultrasonic sensor arrays. Structural Control and Health Monitoring, 24(5)
Ciampa, F., Scarselli, G., Meo, M (2017). On the generation of nonlinear damage resonance intermodulation for elastic wave spectroscopy. The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 141(4), 2364-2374
Scarselli, G., Nicassio, F., Pinto, F., Ciampa, F., Iervolino, O., Meo, M (2016). A novel bistable energy harvesting concept. Smart Materials and Structures, 25(5), 055001
Angioni S.-L., Ciampa, F., Pinto, F., Scarselli, G., Almond, D.-P. Meo, M (2016). An analytical model for defect depth estimation using pulsed thermography. Experimental Mechanics, 56(6), 1111-1122
Ciampa, F., Boccardi, S., Meo, M (2016). Factors affecting the imaging of impact location with inverse filtering and diffuse wave fields. Journal of Intelligent Material Systems and Structures, 27(11), 1523-1533
Ciampa, F., Meo, M (2015). Nonlinear imaging method using second order phase symmetry analysis and inverse filtering. Journal of Nondestructive Evaluation, 34 (2), 1-6
Ciampa, F., Scarselli, G., Pickering, S., Meo, M (2015). Nonlinear elastic wave tomography for the imaging of corrosion damage. Ultrasonics, 62, 147-155
Malfense Fierro, G.-P, Ciampa, F., Ginzburg, D., Onder, E., Meo, M (2015). Nonlinear ultrasound modelling and validation of fatigue damage. Journal of Sound and Vibration, 343, 121-130
Ciampa, F., Onder, E., Barbieri, E., Meo, M (2014). Detection and Modelling of Nonlinear Elastic Response in Damaged Composite Structures. Journal of Nondestructive Evaluation, 33 (4), 515-521
Ciampa, F., Barbieri, E., Meo, M (2014). Modelling of Multiscale Nonlinear Interaction of Elastic Waves with Three Dimensional Cracks. The Journal of Acoustical Society of America, 135(6), 3209-3220
Ciampa, F., Meo, M (2014). Impact location on a composite tail rotor blade using an inverse filtering approach. Journal of Intelligent Material Systems and Structures, 25 (15), 1950-1958
Pinto, F., Ciampa, F., Meo, M., Polimeno, U. (2012). Multifunctional SMArt composite material for in situ NDT/SHM and de-icing. Smart Materials and Structures, 21 105010
Ciampa, F., Meo, M (2012). Nonlinear elastic imaging using reciprocal time reversal and phase symmetry analysis. The Journal of Acoustical Society of America, 131(6), 4316-4323
Ciampa, F., Barbieri, E., Meo, M (2012). Impact localization in composite structures of arbitrary cross section. Structural Health Monitoring, 11 (6), 643–655
Ciampa, F., Meo, M (2012). Impact detection in anisotropic materials using a time reversal approach. Structural Health Monitoring, 11 (1), 43-49
Ciampa, F., Meo, M (2011). Acoustic emission localization in complex dissipative anisotropic structures using a one-channel reciprocal time reversal method. The Journal of Acoustical Society of America, 130(1), pp. 168-175
Ciampa, F., Meo, M (2010). A new algorithm for acoustic emission localization and flexural group velocity determination in anisotropic structures. Composites: Part A: Applied Science and Manufacturing, 41(12), 1777-1786
Ciampa, F., Meo, M (2010). Acoustic emission source localization and velocity determination of the fundamental mode A0 using wavelet analysis and a Newton-based optimization technique. Smart Materials and Structures, 22(3), 482-489
Capezzuto, F., Ciampa, F., Carotenuto G., Meo, M., Milella, E., Nicolais F (2010). A smart multifunctional polymer nanocomposites layer for the estimation of low-velocity impact damage in composite structures. Composite Structures, 92(8), 1913-1919