This paper presents an approach to reconstruct multiple cracks from eddy current testing signals by means of a stochastic method such as tabu search. The size, number, and locations of cracks are considered unknown in the inversion process, whereas only the orientation of cracks is supposed to be revealed in advance. Eddy current inspections of a stainless steel plate with closely located EDM slits are performed, and the inversions of measured signals are carried out. The results agree well with the true ones, which validates the proposed algorithm.
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