Full Text:   <2458>

Summary:  <1717>

CLC number: TP391; V267.3

On-line Access: 2016-12-13

Received: 2016-07-05

Revision Accepted: 2016-10-09

Crosschecked: 2016-11-08

Cited: 1

Clicked: 5666

Citations:  Bibtex RefMan EndNote GB/T7714


De-long Feng


-   Go to

Article info.
Open peer comments

Frontiers of Information Technology & Electronic Engineering  2016 Vol.17 No.12 P.1287-1304


Finite-sensor fault-diagnosis simulation study of gas turbine engine using information entropy and deep belief networks

Author(s):  De-long Feng, Ming-qing Xiao, Ying-xi Liu, Hai-fang Song, Zhao Yang, Ze-wen Hu

Affiliation(s):  Aeronautics and Astronautics Engineering College, Air Force Engineering University, Xian 710038, China; more

Corresponding email(s):   fengdelong101@foxmail.com

Key Words:  Deep belief networks (DBNs), Fault diagnosis, Information entropy, Engine

De-long Feng, Ming-qing Xiao, Ying-xi Liu, Hai-fang Song, Zhao Yang, Ze-wen Hu. Finite-sensor fault-diagnosis simulation study of gas turbine engine using information entropy and deep belief networks[J]. Frontiers of Information Technology & Electronic Engineering, 2016, 17(12): 1287-1304.

@article{title="Finite-sensor fault-diagnosis simulation study of gas turbine engine using information entropy and deep belief networks",
author="De-long Feng, Ming-qing Xiao, Ying-xi Liu, Hai-fang Song, Zhao Yang, Ze-wen Hu",
journal="Frontiers of Information Technology & Electronic Engineering",
publisher="Zhejiang University Press & Springer",

%0 Journal Article
%T Finite-sensor fault-diagnosis simulation study of gas turbine engine using information entropy and deep belief networks
%A De-long Feng
%A Ming-qing Xiao
%A Ying-xi Liu
%A Hai-fang Song
%A Zhao Yang
%A Ze-wen Hu
%J Frontiers of Information Technology & Electronic Engineering
%V 17
%N 12
%P 1287-1304
%@ 2095-9184
%D 2016
%I Zhejiang University Press & Springer
%DOI 10.1631/FITEE.1601365

T1 - Finite-sensor fault-diagnosis simulation study of gas turbine engine using information entropy and deep belief networks
A1 - De-long Feng
A1 - Ming-qing Xiao
A1 - Ying-xi Liu
A1 - Hai-fang Song
A1 - Zhao Yang
A1 - Ze-wen Hu
J0 - Frontiers of Information Technology & Electronic Engineering
VL - 17
IS - 12
SP - 1287
EP - 1304
%@ 2095-9184
Y1 - 2016
PB - Zhejiang University Press & Springer
ER -
DOI - 10.1631/FITEE.1601365

Precise fault diagnosis is an important part of prognostics and health management. It can avoid accidents, extend the service life of the machine, and also reduce maintenance costs. For gas turbine engine fault diagnosis, we cannot install too many sensors in the engine because the operating environment of the engine is harsh and the sensors will not work in high temperature, at high rotation speed, or under high pressure. Thus, there is not enough sensory data from the working engine to diagnose potential failures using existing approaches. In this paper, we consider the problem of engine fault diagnosis using finite sensory data under complicated circumstances, and propose deep belief networks based on information entropy, IE-DBNs, for engine fault diagnosis. We first introduce several information entropies and propose joint complexity entropy based on single signal entropy. Second, the deep belief networks (DBNs) is analyzed and a logistic regression layer is added to the output of the DBNs. Then, information entropy is used in fault diagnosis and as the input for the DBNs. Comparison between the proposed IE-DBNs method and state-of-the-art machine learning approaches shows that the IE-DBNs method achieves higher accuracy.




Darkslateblue:Affiliate; Royal Blue:Author; Turquoise:Article


[1]Aguiar, V., Guedes, I., 2015. Shannon entropy, Fisher information and uncertainty relations for log-periodic oscillators. Phys. A, 423:72-79.

[2]Bengio, Y., 2009. Learning Deep Architectures for AI. Available from http://www.iro.umontreal.ca/~bengioy/ papers/ftml.pdf

[3]Bengio, Y., 2012. Practical recommendations for gradient- based training of deep architectures. LNCS, 7700:437- 478.

[4]Bengio, Y., Courville, A., Vincent, P., 2013. Representation learning: a review and new perspectives. IEEE Trans. Patt. Anal. Mach. Intell., 35(8):1798-1828.

[5]Bottou, L., 2012. Stochastic gradient descent tricks. LNCS, 7700:421-436.

[6]Chen, Y.S., Zhao, X., Jia, X.P., 2015. Spectral-spatial classification of hyperspectral data based on deep belief network. IEEE J. Sel. Topics Appl. Earth Observ. Remote Sens., 8(6):2381-2392.

[7]Cui, H.X., Zhang, L.B., Kang, R.Y., et al., 2009. Research on fault diagnosis for reciprocating compressor valve using information entropy and SVM method. J. Loss Prevent. Process Ind., 22(6):864-867.

[8]Dai, J.H., Tian, H.W., 2013. Entropy measures and granularity measures for set-valued information systems. Inform. Sci., 240:72-82.

[9]Ferrer, A., 2007. Multivariate statistical process control based on principal component analysis (MSPC-PCA): some reflections and a case study in an autobody assembly process. Qual. Eng., 19(4):311-325.

[10]Geng, J.B., Huang, S.H., Jin, J.S., et al., 2006. A method of rotating machinery fault diagnosis based on the close degree of information entropy. Int. J. Plant Eng. Manag., 11(3):137-144.

[11]Hinton, G.E., 2010. A Practical Guide to Training Restricted Boltzmann Machines. Available from https://www.cs. toronto.edu/~hinton/absps/guideTR.pdf

[12]Hinton, G.E., Osindero, S., Teh, Y.W., 2006. A fast learning algorithm for deep belief nets. Neur. Comput., 18(7): 1527-1554.

[13]Hinton, G.E., Deng, L., Yu, D., et al., 2012. Deep neural networks for acoustic modeling in speech recognition: the shared views of four research groups. IEEE Signal Process. Mag., 29(6):82-97.

[14]Jin, C.X., Li, F.C., Li, Y., 2014. A generalized fuzzy ID3 algorithm using generalized information entropy. Knowl.- Based Syst., 64:13-21.

[15]Koverda, V.P., Skokov, V.N., 2012. Maximum entropy in a nonlinear system with a 1/f power spectrum. Phys. A, 391(1-2):21-28.

[16]Larochelle, H., Bengio, Y., Louradour, J., et al., 2009. Exploring strategies for training deep neural networks. J. Mach. Learn. Res., 10(10):1-40.

[17]Li, F.C., Zhang, Z., Jin, C.X., 2016. Feature selection with partition differentiation entropy for large-scale data sets. Inform. Sci., 329:690-700.

[18]Li, J., 2015. Recognition of the optical image based on the wavelet space feature spectrum entropy. Optik-Int. J. Light Electron Opt., 126(23):3931-3935.

[19]Liu, Z.G., Hu, Q.L., Cui, Y., et al., 2014. A new detection approach of transient disturbances combining wavelet packet and Tsallis entropy. Neurocomputing, 142:393- 407.

[20]Martens, J., Sutskever, I., 2012. Training deep and recurrent networks with Hessian-free optimization. LCNS, 7700: 479-535.

[21]Memisevic, R., Hinton, G.E., 2010. Learning to represent spatial transformations with factored higher-order Boltzmann machine. Neur. Comput., 22(6):1473-1492.

[22]Mohamed, A.R., Dahl, G.E., Hinton, G.E., 2012. Acoustic modeling using deep belief networks. IEEE Trans. Audio Speech Lang. Process., 20(1):14-22.

[23]Nichols, J.M., Seaver, M., Trickey, S.T., 2006. A method for detecting damage-induced nonlinearities in structures using information theory. J. Sound Vibr., 297(1-2):1-16.

[24]Niu, J., Bu, X.Z., Li, Z., et al., 2014. An improved bilinear deep belief network algorithm for image classification. 10th Int. Conf. on Computational Intelligence and Security, p.189-192.

[25]Nourani, V., Alami, M.T., Vousoughi, F.D., 2015. Wavelet- entropy data pre-processing approach for ANN-based groundwater level modeling. J. Hydrol., 524:255-269.

[26]Ong, B.T., Sugiura, K., Zettsu, K., 2014. Dynamic pre-training of deep recurrent neural networks for predicting environmental monitoring data. IEEE Int. Conf. on Big Data, p.760-765.

[27]Pan, Y.B., Yang, B.L., Zhou, X.W., 2015. Feedstock molecular reconstruction for secondary reactions of fluid catalytic cracking gasoline by maximum information entropy method. Chem. Eng. J., 281:945-952.

[28]Rastegin, A.E., 2015. On generalized entropies and information-theoretic Bell inequalities under decoherence. Ann. Phys., 355:241-257.

[29]Rodríguez, P.H., Alonso, J.B., Ferrer, M.A., et al., 2013. Application of the Teager-Kaiser energy operator in bearing fault diagnosis. ISA Trans., 52(2):278-284.

[30]Saimurugan, M., Ramachandran, K.I., Sugumaran, V., et al., 2011. Multi component fault diagnosis of rotational mechanical system based on decision tree and support vector machine. Expert Syst. Appl., 38(4):3819-3826.

[31]Sainath, T.N., Kingsbury, B., Soltau, H., et al., 2013. Optimization techniques to improve training speed of deep neural networks for large speech tasks. IEEE Trans. Audio Speech Lang. Process., 21(11):2267-2276.

[32]Sainath, T.N., Kingsbury, B., Saon, G., et al., 2015. Deep convolutional neural networks for large-scale speech tasks. Neur. Networks, 64:39-48.

[33]Sekerka, R.F., 2015. Entropy and information theory. In: Thermal Physics: Thermodynamics and Statistical Mechanics for Scientists and Engineers. Elsevier, p.247-256.

[34]Sermanet, P., Chintala, S., LeCun, Y., 2012. Convolutional neural networks applied to house numbers digit classification. 21st Int. Conf. on Pattern Recognition, p.3288- 3291.

[35]Song, X.D., Sun, G.H., Dong, S.H., 2015. Shannon information entropy for an infinite circular well. Phys. Lett. A, 379(22-23):1402-1408.

[36]Su, H.T., You, G.J.Y., 2014. Developing an entropy-based model of spatial information estimation and its application in the design of precipitation gauge networks. J. Hydrol., 519(D):3316-3327.

[37]Susan, S., Hanmandlu, M., 2013. A non-extensive entropy feature and its application to texture classification. Neurocomputing, 120:214-225.

[38]Sutskever, I., Hinton, G.E., Taylor, G.W., 2008. The recurrent temporal restricted Boltzmann machine. Proc. 22nd Annual Conf. on Neural Information Processing Systems, p.1601-1608.

[39]Tamilselvan, P., Wang, P.F., 2013. Failure diagnosis using deep belief learning based health state classification. Reliab. Eng. Syst. Safety, 115:124-135.

[40]Tamilselvan, P., Wang, P.F., Youn, B.D., 2011. Multi-sensor health diagnosis using deep belief network based state classification. ASME Int. Design Engineering Technical Conf. & Computers and Information in Engineering Conf., p.749-758.

[41]Tran, V.T., AlThobiani, F., Ball, A., 2014. An approach to fault diagnosis of reciprocating compressor valves using Teager–Kaiser energy operator and deep belief networks. Expert Syst. Appl., 41(9):4113-4122.

[42]Xie, Y., Zhang, T., 2005. A fault diagnosis approach using SVM with data dimension reduction by PCA and LDA method. Chinese Automation Congress, p.869-874.

[43]Zhang, W.L., Li, R.J., Deng, H.T., et al., 2015. Deep convolutional neural networks for multi-modality isointense infant brain image segmentation. NeuroImage, 108:214- 224.

[44]Zhao, X.Z., Ye, B.Y., 2016. Singular value decomposition packet and its application to extraction of weak fault feature. Mech. Syst. Signal Process., 70-71:73-86.

[45]Zhou, S.S., Chen, Q.C., Wang, X.L., 2014. Deep adaptive networks for visual data classification. J. Multim., 9(10): 1142-1151.

Open peer comments: Debate/Discuss/Question/Opinion


Please provide your name, email address and a comment

Journal of Zhejiang University-SCIENCE, 38 Zheda Road, Hangzhou 310027, China
Tel: +86-571-87952783; E-mail: cjzhang@zju.edu.cn
Copyright © 2000 - 2024 Journal of Zhejiang University-SCIENCE