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Intelligent Monitoring and Asset Management

The Intelligent Monitoring and Asset Management (IMAM) Research Centre is focused on advanced machine condition monitoring, diagnosis and prognosis methods and novel asset management

Our goals are to maximize system availability, prevent un-planned shutdown, optimize maintenance service, reduce the overall operating cost and increase return on investment.

We are committed to:

  • world-class, cutting-edge research
  • producing innovative support and solutions to industry and the public sector through consultation and research projects
  • educating the next generation of engineers and researchers, and providing them with relevant practical skills.

Core Areas of Expertise

  • Machine Condition Monitoring
  • Fault Diagnosis using Acoustic Emission and Vibration
  • Fault Prognosis using Multivariate Statistical Analysis
  • Advanced Signal Processing
  • Asset Management for Maximising Investment Return


Please see our full list of publications (PDF File 309 KB).


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