Patents Examined by Puman Patel
  • Patent number: 7434480
    Abstract: A system for structural assessment is described that comprises a plurality of sensors and a surface covering for at least a portion of a structure. The sensors are arranged in a pattern and attached to the surface covering. The surface covering is attached to a surface of a structure, and the sensors are configured to provide signals relating to the integrity of the structure to an external device.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 14, 2005
    Date of Patent: October 14, 2008
    Assignee: The Boeing Company
    Inventors: Gary E. Georgeson, Everett A. Westerman