ASTM standards and recommendations:

  • E 610-82 Standard definitions of terms relating to acoustic emission
  • E 650/85 Mounting piezoelectric acoustic contact sensors
  • E 750/80 Measuring the operating characteristics of acoustic emission instrumentation
  • E 569-85 Acoustic emission monitoring of structures during controlled stimulation
  • E 1139-87 Practice for continuous monitoring of acoustic emission from metal pressure boundaries

NDIS standard:

  • NDIS 4212 Acoustic Emission Testing of Spherical Pressure Vessel Made of High Tensile Strength Steel and Classification of Test Results

EWGAE recommendations:

  • Code V. Recommended practice for specification, coupling and verification of the piezoelectric transducers used in acoustic emission