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Identification and Analysis of Acoustic Emission Signals by Cohen's Class of Time Frequency Distribution

Luboš Pazdera, Jaroslav Smutný
Department of Physics and Department of Railway Construction and Structures, Faculty of Civil Engineering, Technical University of Brno, Czech Republic



Cohen's class of time frequency distribution

Using of the Cohen's class of time frequency distribution to the practical analysis

Analysis of experiment



This research has been supported by the research project CEZ J22/98 No.~261100007 ("Theory, reliability and mechanism of failure statically and dynamically loaded building construction") and by Grant Agency of Czech Republic No~103/97/P140 "Study, Analysis and Evaluation of Acoustic Emission Signals Applied on Thin-Wall Systems".


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