Arja Saarenheimo

1988 …2018
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Research Output 1988 2018

2018

Numerical studies on vibration propagation and damping test V1

Saarenheimo, A., Borgerhoff, M., Calonius, K., Darraba, A., Hamelin, A., Ghadimi Khasraghy, S., Karbassi, A., Schneeberger, C., Stadler, M., Tuomala, M. & Välikangas, P., 2018, In : Rakenteiden Mekaniikka. 51, 1, p. 55 - 80

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access
Vibrations (mechanical)
Damping
Concrete construction
Reinforcement
Benchmarking
2017

A physically motivated element deletion criterion for the concrete damage plasticity model

Fedoroff, A., Kuutti, J. & Saarenheimo, A., 2017, SMiRT-24, Conference on Structural Mechanics in Reactor Technology. International Assn for Structural Mechanics in Reactor Technology IASMiRT , 10 p. (Transactions of the International conference on structural mechanics in reactor technology, Vol. Division III).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference article in proceedingsScientificpeer-review

Experimental and numerical methods for external event assessment improving safety (ERNEST)

Vepsä, A., Calonius, K., Fedoroff, A., Fülöp, L., Jussila, V., Saarenheimo, A., Varis, P., Fälth, B., Lund, B. & Tuomala, M., 2017, SAFIR2018 - The Finnish Research Programme on Nuclear Power Plant Safety 2015-2018: Interim Report. VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland, p. 89-103 (VTT Technology, Vol. 294).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter or book articleProfessional

Open Access

Experimental and numerical studies on vibration propagation

Saarenheimo, A., Calonius, K., Fedoroff, A., Tuomala, M. & Vepsä, A., 2017, SMiRT-24, Conference on Structural Mechanics in Reactor Technology . International Assn for Structural Mechanics in Reactor Technology IASMiRT , (Transactions of the International conference on structural mechanics in reactor technology, Vol. Division V).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference article in proceedingsScientificpeer-review

IRIS3 Vibration test Phase A2

Saarenheimo, A. & Tuomala, M., 2017, VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland. 41 p. (VTT Research Report, Vol. VTT-R-04147-17).

Research output: Book/ReportReport

Numerical sensitivity studies on vibration propagation and damping

Saarenheimo, A., Calonius, K., Fedoroff, A., Tuomala, M. & Vepsä, A., 2017, SMiRT-24, Conference on Structural Mechanics in Reactor Technology. International Assn for Structural Mechanics in Reactor Technology IASMiRT , 10 p. (Transactions of the International conference on structural mechanics in reactor technology, Vol. Division V).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference article in proceedingsScientificpeer-review

1 Citation (Scopus)

Recommendations for a new generation of standards for testing numerical assessment of blast-loaded glass windows

Larcher, M., Arrigoni, M., Bedon, C., Doormaal, A. V., Haberacker, C., Husken, G., Millon, O., Saarenheimo, A., Solomos, G., Thamie, L., Valsamos, G., Williams, A. & Stolz, A., 1 Jan 2017, In : Key Engineering Materials. 755, p. 121-130 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Critical infrastructures
Facades
Brittleness
Civil engineering
Explosions
2 Citations (Scopus)

Soft impact testing of a wall-floor-wall reinforced concrete structure

Vepsä, A., Calonius, K., Saarenheimo, A., Aatola, S. & Halonen, M., 1 Jan 2017, In : Nuclear Engineering and Design. 311, p. 86-103 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Impact testing
concrete structures
concrete structure
reinforced concrete
Concrete construction
2016
33 Citations (Scopus)

Design of Blast-Loaded Glazing Windows and Facades: A Review of Essential Requirements towards Standardization

Larcher, M., Arrigoni, M., Bedon, C., van Doormaal, J. C. A. M., Haberacker, C., Hüsken, G., Millon, O., Saarenheimo, A., Solomos, G., Thamie, L., Valsamos, G., Williams, A. & Stolz, A., 2016, In : Advances in Civil Engineering. 2016, 14 p., 2604232.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview ArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access
Facades
Standardization
Glass
Numerical models
Numerical methods
2015

Bending and punching studies on impact loaded plate

Saarenheimo, A., Calonius, K. & Tuomala, M., 2015, Structural Mechanics in Reactor Technologies: 23rd International Conference on Structural Mechanics in Reactor Technology 2015 (SMiRT 23). International Assn for Structural Mechanics in Reactor Technology IASMiRT , 10 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference article in proceedingsScientificpeer-review

Punching
Projectiles
Numerical methods
Stainless steel
Concretes

Impact load by a wide body passenger aircraft

Varis, P. & Saarenheimo, A., 2015, VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland. 45 p. (VTT Research Report, Vol. VTT-R-02907-15).

Research output: Book/ReportReport

4 Citations (Scopus)

Shear punching studies on an impact loaded reinforced concrete slab

Saarenheimo, A., Tuomala, M. & Calonius, K., 2015, In : Nuclear Engineering and Design. 295, p. 730-746

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Punching
Concrete slabs
reinforced concrete
Reinforced concrete
slab

Testing and modelling of phenomena arising in an aircraft impact against concrete structures

Vepsä, A., Calonius, K. & Saarenheimo, A., 2015, In : ATS Ydintekniikka. 44, 2, p. 25-27

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleProfessional

Open Access
Concrete construction
Nuclear power plants
Aircraft
Testing

Vibration studies on an impact loaded reinforced concrete structure

Saarenheimo, A., Calonius, K. & Tuomala, M., 2015, Structural Mechanics in Reactor Technologies: 23rd International Conference on Structural Mechanics in Reactor Technology 2015 (SMiRT 23). 10 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference article in proceedingsScientificpeer-review

Concrete construction
Reinforced concrete
Damping
Missiles
Vibrations (mechanical)
2014

A comparison of existing standards for testing blast resistant glazing and windows: Thematic group: resistance of structures to explosion effects Work package 2

Stolz, A. (ed.), Bedon, C., C., K., van Doormaal, A., Haberacker, C., Hüsken, G., Larcher, M., Saarenheimo, A., Solomos, G., Thamie, L. & Valsamos, G., 2014, 42 p. (EU Publications, Vol. 27133 EN).

Research output: Book/ReportReport

Open Access
Explosions
Testing
Critical infrastructures
Shopping centers
Terrorism

Experimental and numerical studies on impact loaded reinforced concrete structures

Saarenheimo, A., Calonius, K., Vepsä, A. & Tuomala, M., 2014, Proceedings of NSCM-27: The 27th Nordic Seminar on Computational Mechanics. Stockholm, 5

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference abstract in proceedingsScientific

Numerical simulations for classification of blast loaded laminated glass: possibilities, limitations and recommendations: ERNCIP thematic Group: Resistance of structures to explosion effects

Stolz, A. (ed.), Haberacker, C., Doormaal, A. V., Hüsken, G., Larcher, M., Saarenheimo, A., Solomos, G., Thamie, L. & Bedon, C., 2014, European Commission EC. 39 p. (EU Publications, Vol. 27137).

Research output: Book/ReportReport

Open Access
Explosions
Critical infrastructures
Glass
Numerical methods
Computer simulation
2013

Impact 2014 (IMPACT2014) and structural mechanics analyses of soft and hard impacts (SMASH)

Hakola, I., Saarenheimo, A., Vepsä, A., Calonius, K., Hostikka, S., Kuutti, J., Silde, A., Sikanen, T. & Tuomala, M., 2013, SAFIR2014.:The Finnish Research Programme on Nuclear Power Plant Safety 2011-2014: Interim Report. Espoo: VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland, p. 344-362 (VTT Technology; No. 80).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter or book articleProfessional

Resistance of structures to explosion effects: Review report of testing methods: ERNCIP thematic area, Resistance of structures to explosion effects, Deliverable D1

van Doormaal, A., Haberacker, C., Hüsken, G., Larcher, M., Saarenheimo, A., Solomos, G., Stolz, A., Thamie, L., Valsamos, G. & C., K., 2013, European Commission EC. 78 p. (EU Publications; No. EUR 26449 EN).

Research output: Book/ReportReport

Open Access
Explosions
Critical infrastructures
Testing
Shopping centers
Terrorism
2012
4 Citations (Scopus)

Impact tests for IRIS_2010 benchmark exercise

Vepsä, A., Saarenheimo, A., Tarallo, F., Rambach, J-M. & Orbovic, N., 2012, In : Journal of Disaster Research. 7, 5, p. 619-628 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access
Missiles
Punching
Weighing
Bending (forming)
Reinforced concrete
1 Citation (Scopus)

Lifetime prediction techniques for nuclear power plant systems

Aho-Mantila, I., Cronvall, O., Ehrnstén, U., Keinänen, H., Rintamaa, R., Saarenheimo, A., Simola, K. & Vesikari, E., 2012, Nuclear Corrosion Science and Engineering. Féron, D. (ed.). Cambridge, UK: Woodhead Publishing, p. 449-470 (Woodhead publishing series in energy, Vol. Number 22).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter or book articleScientificpeer-review

Open Access
Stress corrosion cracking
Nuclear power plants
Inspection
Corrosion
Concrete construction
3 Citations (Scopus)

Sensitivity studies on a bending wall of IRIS_2010 benchmark exercise

Saarenheimo, A., Tuomala, M., Välikangas, P. & Vepsä, A., 2012, In : Journal of Disaster Research. 7, 5, p. 629-637 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access
Missiles
Reinforced concrete
Stainless steel
1 Citation (Scopus)

Sensitivity studies on a punching wall of IRIS_2010 benchmark exercise

Tuomala, M., Calonius, K., Kuutti, J., Saarenheimo, A. & Välikangas, P., 2012, In : Journal of Disaster Research. 7, 6, p. 775-785 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access
Punching
Reinforced concrete
Nonlinear analysis
Test facilities
Missiles
2011

IMPACT2010 (IMPACT) and Structures under Soft Impact (SUSI): IMPACT and SUSI joint report

Calonius, K., Hakola, I., Hostikka, S., Saarenheimo, A., Silde, A., Vepsä, A. & Tuomala, M., 2011, SAFIR2010: The Finnish Research Programme on Safety 2007-2010: Final Report. Espoo: VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland, p. 490-519 (VTT Tiedotteita - Research Notes; No. 2571).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter or book articleProfessional

Open Access
Fires
Aircraft fuels
Kerosene
Liquid fuels
Missiles
2010

Comparative analyses of impact tests with reinforced concrete slabs

Heckötter, C., Sievers, J., Tarallo, F., Bourasseau, N., Cirée, B., Saarenheimo, A., Calonius, K. & Tuomala, M., 2010, EUROSAFE Forum 2010: Nuclear Installation Safety. 23 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference article in proceedingsScientific

Open Access

Hard missile impact on prestressed shear reinforced slab

Tuomala, M., Calonius, K., Saarenheimo, A. & Välikangas, P., 2010, In : Journal of Disaster Research. 5, 4, p. 437-451 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access
Impact testing
Missiles
Concrete slabs
Projectiles
Concrete construction

Soft missile impact on shear reinforced concrete wall

Saarenheimo, A., Calonius, K., Tuomala, M. & Hakola, I., 2010, In : Journal of Disaster Research. 5, 4, p. 426-436 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access
Missiles
Reinforced concrete
Punching
Projectiles
Concrete construction
2009

Experimental and numerical studies on projectile impacts

Saarenheimo, A., Tuomala, M., Calonius, K., Hakola, I., Hostikka, S. & Silde, A., 2009, In : Rakenteiden Mekaniikka. 42, 1, p. 1-37

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleProfessional

Open Access
Projectiles
Test facilities
Numerical models
Numerical methods
Aircraft

IMPACT2010 (IMPACT) and Structures under soft impact (SUSI): IMPACT and SUSI summary report

Calonius, K., Hakola, I., Hostikka, S., Kuutti, J., Lastunen, A., Martikainen, H., Saarenheimo, A., Silde, A. & Tuomala, M., 2009, SAFIR2010: The Finnish Research Programme on Nuclear Power Plant Safety 2007-2010 : Interim Report . Espoo: VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland, p. 446-473 (VTT Tiedotteita - Research Notes; No. 2466).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter or book articleProfessional

Open Access
Missiles
Fires
Aircraft
Liquid fuels
Test facilities

Numerical studies on pre-stressed impact loaded concrete walls

Tuomala, M., Calonius, K., Saarenheimo, A. & Välikangas, P., 2009, 20th International Conference on Structural Mechanics in Reactor Technology, SMiRT 20: Book of abstracts. Espoo: VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland, Vol. 2. p. 51-51 1 p. (VTT Symposium; No. 257).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference abstract in proceedingsScientific

Open Access

Numerical studies on shear reinforced impact loaded concrete walls

Saarenheimo, A., Calonius, K., Tuomala, M. & Hakola, I., 2009, 20th International Conference on Structural Mechanics in Reactor Technology, SMiRT 20: Book of abstracts. Vuori, S. & Rintamaa, R. (eds.). Espoo: VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland, Vol. 2. p. 19-19 1 p. (VTT Symposium; No. 257).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference abstract in proceedingsScientific

Open Access

Safety research on impact loaded structures

Calonius, K., Hakola, I., Halonen, M., Hietalahti, J., Järvinen, E., Kuutti, J., Lapinluoma, L., Mäkinen, J., Saarenheimo, A. & Vepsä, A., 2009, Scientific activities in Safety and Security 2009. Rouhiainen, V. (ed.). Espoo: VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland, p. 46 - 47

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter or book articleProfessional

Open Access
2007

Impact of deformable missiles of reinforced concrete walls

Saarenheimo, A., Tuomala, M., Hakola, I., Hyvärinen, J., Aalto, A. & Myllymäki, J., 2007, Proceedings of CONSEC'07. Toutlemonde, F. (ed.). Laboratoire Central des ponts et Chaussees, p. 1381-1388

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference article in proceedingsScientificpeer-review

Numerical Analyses on Impact Loaded Reinforced Concrete Walls

Saarenheimo, A., Tuomala, M. & Kim, C., 2007, Espoo: VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland. 76 p. (VTT Research Report; No. VTT-R-01324-07).

Research output: Book/ReportReport

Numerical Studies on Impact Loaded Reinforced Concrete Walls

Saarenheimo, A., Markku, T., Kim, C., Auli, L., Hyvärinen, J. & Jukka, M., 2007, Transactions of SMiRT-19. North-Holland Publ Co, 8 p. (Transactions of the International conference on structural mechanics in reactor technology, Vol. 19).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference article in proceedingsScientificpeer-review

Structure Mechanics Simulation of Phenomena During High Energetic Impact

Hyvärinen, J., Hakola, I., Saarenheimo, A., Ruch, D., Herrmann, N., Schimpfke, T. & Sievers, J., 2007, EUROSAFE Forum 2007 : Nuclear Installation Safety. Berlin, 23 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference article in proceedingsScientific

Missiles
Mechanics
Concrete slabs
Test facilities
Rigidity
2006

Experimental and Numerical Studies on Impacts

Calonius, K., Hakola, I., Hostikka, S., Kankkunen, A., Lastunen, A., Saarenheimo, A., Silde, A. & Tuomala, M., 2006, SAFIR: The Finnish Research Programme on Nuclear Power Plant Safety 2003-2006: Final Report. Espoo: VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland, p. 207-224 (VTT Tiedotteita - Research Notes; No. 2363).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter or book articleProfessional

Open Access
Missiles
Numerical methods
High speed photography
Liquid fuels
Projectiles
4 Citations (Scopus)

Numerical and Experimental Studies on Impact Loaded Concrete Structures

Saarenheimo, A., Hakola, I., Kärnä, T., Hyvärinen, J. & Tuomala, M., 2006, 14th International Conference on Nuclear Engineering: Safety and Security; Low Level Waste Management, Decontamination and Decommissioning; Nuclear Industry Forum. American Society of Mechanical Engineers ASME, Vol. 5. p. 249-261 ICONE14-89477

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference article in proceedingsScientificpeer-review

Missiles
Concrete construction
Plastics
Liquid fuels
ABAQUS

Numerical studies for impact tests

Saarenheimo, A., Aalto, A., Calonius, K., Hakola, I., Hostikka, S., Kankkunen, A., Kärnä, T., Silde, A. & Tuomala, M., 2006, Espoo: VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland. 81 p. (VTT Research Report; No. BTUO72-051408).

Research output: Book/ReportReport

2005
6 Citations (Scopus)

Application of finite element model updating to a feed water pipeline of a nuclear power plant

Vepsä, A., Haapaniemi, H., Luukkanen, P., Nurkkala, P. & Saarenheimo, A., 2005, In : Nuclear Engineering and Design. 235, 17-19, p. 1849 - 1865 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Water pipelines
nuclear power plants
nuclear power plant
Nuclear power plants
water

Preliminary studies for missile tests

Saarenheimo, A., Martikainen, H., Tuomala, M. & Vepsä, A., 2005, Espoo: VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland. 92 p. (VTT Research Report; No. BTUO72-041292).

Research output: Book/ReportReport

2004
14 Citations (Scopus)

Comparison of approaches for estimating pipe rupture frequencies for risk-informed in-service inspections

Simola, K., Pulkkinen, U., Karjalainen-Roikonen, P. & Saarenheimo, A., 2004, In : Reliability Engineering and System Safety. 84, 1, p. 65 - 74 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Inspection
Pipe
Degradation
Stress corrosion cracking
Materials properties

Determining operational loading from operational displacement shapes

Saarenheimo, A., Haapaniemi, H., Luukkanen, P., Nurkkala, P. & Vepsä, A., 2004, Proceedings of the 22nd IMAC Conference and Exposition 2004. p. 635-642

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference article in proceedingsScientificpeer-review

Impact loaded structures

Kärnä, T., Saarenheimo, A. & Tuomala, M., 2004, SAFIR, The Finnish Research Programme on Nuclear Power Plant Safety 2003 - 2006: Interim Report. Räty, H. & Puska, E. K. (eds.). Espoo: VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland, p. 113 - 123 (VTT Tiedotteita - Research Notes; No. 2272).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter or book articleProfessional

Open Access
Missiles
Nuclear power plants
Aircraft
Steel

Operational modal analysis of a piping system

Nurkkala, P., Haapaniemi, H., Luukkanen, P., Saarenheimo, A. & Vepsä, A., 2004, Proceedings of the 22nd Conference on structural dynamics, IMAC XXII . 7 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference article in proceedingsScientificpeer-review

WARSI summary report

Saarenheimo, A., 2004, SAFIR, The Finnish Research Programme on Nuclear Power Plant Safety 2003 - 2006: Interim Report. Räty, H. & Puska, E. K. (eds.). Espoo: VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland, p. 110 - 112 (VTT Tiedotteita - Research Notes; No. 2272).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter or book articleProfessional

Open Access
Fluid structure interaction
ABAQUS
Planning
2003

Approaches to estimate pipe failure rates for risk-informed in-service applications at nuclear power plants

Cronvall, O., Saarenheimo, A., Simola, K. & Talja, H., 2003, Proceedings of the 25th ESReDA Seminar. 13 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference article in proceedingsScientificpeer-review

Nuclear power plants
Inspection
Pipe
Availability
Statistical Models

Correlation analysis of modal analysis results from a pipeline

Haapaniemi, H., Luukkanen, P., Nurkkala, P., Rostedt, J. & Saarenheimo, A., 2003, IMAC-XXI: A Conference & Exposition on Structural Dynamics, February 3-6, 2003, Kissimmee, Florida, USA. Vol. 1. p. 398 - 406

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference article in proceedingsScientificpeer-review

1 Citation (Scopus)

Modal analysis of feed water pipe line RL61 at the Loviisa NPP

Saarenheimo, A., Haapaniemi, H., Luukkanen, P., Nurkkala, P. & Rostedt, J., 2003, Plant Life Management: Progress for structural integrity. Espoo: VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland, p. 99-120 (VTT Symposium; No. 227).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference article in proceedingsScientific

Open Access
Modal analysis
Pipe
Water
Hammers
ABAQUS

Model updating through measured data in a case of a feed water pipe line

Saarenheimo, A., Haapaniemi, H., Luukkanen, P. & Nurkkala, P., 2003, SMiRT-17, Conference on Structural Mechanics in Reactor Technology. International Assn for Structural Mechanics in Reactor Technology IASMiRT , 8 p. J057. (Transactions of the International conference on structural mechanics in reactor technology, Vol. SMiRT 17).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference article in proceedingsScientific