Civil, Architectural & Environmental Engineering

Research Output

2017
11 Scopus citations

The influence of cellulose nanocrystals on the hydration and flexural strength of Portland cement pastes

Fu, T., Montes, F., Suraneni, P., Youngblood, J. & Weiss, J., Sep 7 2017, In : Polymers. 9, 9, 424.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

12 Scopus citations

Use of sea-sand and seawater in concrete construction: Current status and future opportunities

Xiao, J., Qiang, C., Nanni, A. & Zhang, K., Nov 30 2017, In : Construction and Building Materials. 155, p. 1101-1111 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

70 Scopus citations

Using ultrasonic wave reflection to monitor false set of cement paste

Chung, C. W., Suraneni, P., Popovics, J. S. & Struble, L. J., Nov 1 2017, In : Cement and Concrete Composites. 84, p. 10-18 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

Wound FRP Shear Reinforcement for Concrete Structures

Spadea, S., Orr, J., Nanni, A. & Yang, Y., Oct 1 2017, In : Journal of Composites for Construction. 21, 5, 04017026.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

15 Scopus citations
2016

A Bayesian network model for the optimization of a chiller plant’s condenser water set point

Huang, S., Malara, A. C. L., Zuo, W. & Sohn, M. D., Dec 21 2016, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Building Performance Simulation. p. 1-12 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations

Acoustic emission assessment of fatigue crack growth from a transverse weld toe

Nemati, N., Metrovich, B. & Nanni, A., Feb 1 2016, In : Journal of Materials in Civil Engineering. 28, 2, 04015103.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations

Amelioration of the cooling load based chiller sequencing control

Huang, S., Zuo, W. & Sohn, M. D., Apr 15 2016, In : Applied Energy. 168, p. 204-215 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

35 Scopus citations

An Active Deployable Tensegrity-Ring Footbridge System

Veuve, N., Rhode-Barbarigos, L. & Smith, I. F. C., 2016, Earth and Space 2016: Engineering for Extreme Environments - Proceedings of the 15th Biennial International Conference on Engineering, Science, Construction, and Operations in Challenging Environments. American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), p. 1101-1108 8 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

An investigation into the hydration and microstructure of cement pastes modified with glass powders

Kamali, M. & Ghahremaninezhad-M, A., Jun 1 2016, In : Construction and Building Materials. 112, p. 915-924 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

32 Scopus citations

A systematic evaluation of accelerating indoor airflow simulations using cross-platform parallel computing

Tian, W., Sevilla, T. A. & Zuo, W., Jul 30 2016, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Building Performance Simulation. p. 1-13 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Scopus citations

Behavior of Tendons with Multiple CFRP Rods

Zhang, K., Fang, Z. & Nanni, A., Oct 1 2016, In : Journal of Structural Engineering (United States). 142, 10, 04016065.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations
4 Scopus citations

Comportamiento mechanico de FRCM (Matriz cementicia reforzada con tejido) compuestos de capas multiples

Arboleda, D., De Caso y Basalo, F. & Nanni, A., Jan 1 2016, REHABEND 2016 - 6th REHABEND Congress on Construction Pathology, Rehabilitation Technology and Heritage Management. Villegas, L., Blanco, H., Boffill, Y. & Lombillo, I. (eds.). University of Cantabria - Building Technology R&D Group, Vol. 2016-May. p. 1981-1987 7 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Demo abstract: A virtual testbed for net zero energy communities

He, D., Huang, S., Zuo, W. & Kaiser, R., Nov 16 2016, Proceedings of the 3rd ACM Conference on Systems for Energy-Efficient Built Environments, BuildSys 2016. Association for Computing Machinery, Inc, p. 211-212 2 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Design-to-construction workflow for cell-based pattern reciprocal free-form structures

Anastas, Y., Rhode-Barbarigos, L. & Adriaenssens, S., Jun 1 2016, In : Journal of the International Association for Shell and Spatial Structures. 57, 2, p. 159-176 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations

Development of a virtual pump water flow meter using power derived from comprehensive energy loss analysis

Andiroglu, E., Wang, G., Song, L. & Kiamehr, K., Jan 1 2016, In : Science and Technology for the Built Environment. 22, 2, p. 214-226 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

Development of a virtual pump water flow meter with a flow rate function of motor power and pump head

Wang, G., Kiamehr, K. & Song, L., Apr 1 2016, In : Energy and Buildings. 117, p. 63-70 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Scopus citations

Durability evaluation of advanced composite technologies for structural rehabilitation

Karim, Z., De Caso y Basalo, F. & Nanni, A., Jan 1 2016, REHABEND 2016 - 6th REHABEND Congress on Construction Pathology, Rehabilitation Technology and Heritage Management. Villegas, L., Blanco, H., Boffill, Y. & Lombillo, I. (eds.). University of Cantabria - Building Technology R&D Group, Vol. 2016-May. p. 1905-1911 7 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Effectiveness of FRCM system in strengthening reinforced concrete beams

Ebead, U. A., Shrestha, K. C., Afzal, M. S., Refai, A. E. & Nanni, A., Jan 1 2016, In : Sustainable Construction Materials and Technologies. 2016-August

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

4 Scopus citations

Effect of recycled glass powder and nanomaterials on the performance of concrete

Flores, J., Rocha, I. P., De Sá Carneiro, L., Teixeira, K. P., Kamali, M. & Ghahremaninezhad-M, A., Jan 1 2016, In : Sustainable Construction Materials and Technologies. 2016-August

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

Effects of titanium dioxide nanoparticles derived from consumer products on the marine diatom thalassiosira pseudonana

Galletti, A., Seo, S., Joo, S. H., Su, C. & Blackwelder, P., Oct 1 2016, In : Environmental Science and Pollution Research. 23, 20, p. 21113-21122 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Scopus citations
7 Scopus citations

Evolution of FRCM strengthening systems: Fabric coating bond enhanced

Donnini, J., De Caso y Basalo, F., Corinaldesi, V. & Nanni, A., Jan 1 2016, REHABEND 2016 - 6th REHABEND Congress on Construction Pathology, Rehabilitation Technology and Heritage Management. Villegas, L., Blanco, H., Boffill, Y. & Lombillo, I. (eds.). University of Cantabria - Building Technology R&D Group, Vol. 2016-May. p. 1988-1996 9 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Influence of siloxane on the transport of ZnO nanoparticles from different release pathways in saturated sand

Joo, S. H., Knecht, M., Su, C., Seo, S. & Lawrence, R., 2016, In : RSC Advances. 6, 102, p. 100494-100503 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

Investigating surface morphology and cracking during lithiation of Al anodes

Gooranorimi, O. & Ghahremaninezhad-M, A., Jan 1 2016, In : AIMS Materials Science. 3, 4, p. 1632-1648 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

Mechanical properties of FRCM using carbon fabrics with different coating treatments

Donnini, J., Corinaldesi, V. & Nanni, A., Mar 1 2016, In : Composites Part B: Engineering. 88, p. 220-228 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

78 Scopus citations

Mineralizing urban net-zero water treatment: Phase II field results and design recommendations

Gassie, L. W., Englehardt, J. D., Wang, J., Brinkman, N., Garland, J., Gardinali, P. & Guo, T., Nov 15 2016, In : Water Research. 105, p. 496-506 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Scopus citations

Mineralizing urban net-zero water treatment: Field experience for energy-positive water management

Wu, T. & Englehardt, J. D., Dec 1 2016, In : Water Research. 106, p. 352-363 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Scopus citations
1 Scopus citations

Modeling the economic feasibility of large-scale net-zero water management: A case study

Guo, T., Englehardt, J. D. & Fallon, H. J., Sep 1 2016, In : Water Environment Research. 88, 9, p. 811-823 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations

Net-zero water management: Achieving energy-positive municipal water supply

Englehardt, J. D., Wu, T., Bloetscher, F., Deng, Y., Du Pisani, P., Eilert, S., Elmir, S., Guo, T., Jacangelo, J., LeChevallier, M., Leverenz, H., Mancha, E., Plater-Zyberk, E., Sheikh, B., Steinle-Darling, E. & Tchobanoglous, G., 2016, In : Environmental Science: Water Research and Technology. 2, 2, p. 250-260 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

10 Scopus citations

New frontiers for the use of FRP reinforcement in geometrically complex concrete structures

Spadea, S., Orr, J. & Nanni, A., Jan 1 2016, Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Fibre-Reinforced Polymer (FRP) Composites in Civil Engineering, CICE 2016. Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering and Research Institute for Sustainable Urban Development, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, p. 605-611 7 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

2 Scopus citations
12 Scopus citations

Oceans and human health

McGowan, F., Thorndyke, M., Solo-Gabriele, H. M. & Fleming, L. E., 2016, In : Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom. 96, 1, p. 1-2 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

Performance of corrosion-aged Reinforced Concrete (RC) beams rehabilitated with Fabric-Reinforced Cementitious Matrix (FRCM)

Elghazy, M., Refai, A. E., Ebead, U. A. & Nanni, A., Jan 1 2016, In : Sustainable Construction Materials and Technologies. 2016-August

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

6 Scopus citations

Performance of FRCM strengthened RC beams subject to fatigue

Pino, V., Hadad, H. A., De Caso y Basalo, F., Nanni, A., Ebead, U. A. & El Refai, A., Jan 1 2016, In : Sustainable Construction Materials and Technologies. 2016-August

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

5 Scopus citations

Potential impacts of PCBs on sediment microbiomes in a tropical marine environment

Klaus, J., Kourafalou, V. H., Piggot, A. M., Reniers, A., Kang, H. S., Kumar, N., Zahran, E., Bachas, L. G., Fernandez, A., Gardinali, P., Toborek, M. J., Daunert, S., Deo, S. K. & Solo-Gabriele, H. M., Mar 1 2016, In : Journal of Marine Science and Engineering. 4, 1, 13.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

Preliminary assessment of durability of sustainable RC structures with mixed-in seawater and stainless steel reinforcement

Lollini, F., Carsana, M., Gastaldi, M., Redaelli, E., Bertolini, L. & Nanni, A., 2016, Concrete under Severe Conditions - Environment and Loading. Trans Tech Publications Ltd, Vol. 711. p. 52-59 8 p. (Key Engineering Materials; vol. 711).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

8 Scopus citations

Release and toxicity comparison between industrial- and sunscreen-derived nano-ZnO particles

Spisni, E., Seo, S., Joo, S. H. & Su, C., Oct 1 2016, In : International Journal of Environmental Science and Technology. 13, 10, p. 2485-2494 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations

Residual mechanical properties of fire exposed GFRP reinforcement in concrete elements

Gooranorimi, O., Claure, G., De Caso y Basalo, F., Suaris, W. & Nanni, A., Jan 1 2016, In : Sustainable Construction Materials and Technologies. 2016-August

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

Reverse relief airflow prevention and building pressurization with a decoupled relief air damper in air-handling units

Wang, G. & Phalak, K., 2016, ASHRAE Transactions - ASHRAE Winter Conference. Amer. Soc. Heating, Ref. Air-Conditoning Eng. Inc., Vol. 122. p. 354-365 12 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Risk assessment for children exposed to beach sands impacted by oil spill chemicals

Black, J. C., Welday, J. N., Buckley, B., Ferguson, A., Gurian, P. L., Mena, K. D., Yang, I., McCandlish, E. & Solo-Gabriele, H. M., Sep 1 2016, In : International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health. 13, 9, 853.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Scopus citations

SEACON: Redefining sustainable concrete

Khatibmasjedi, S., De Caso y Basalo, F. & Nanni, A., Jan 1 2016, In : Sustainable Construction Materials and Technologies. 2016-August

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

5 Scopus citations

Simulated energy-efficient voltage frequency ratios of Variable-frequency drives on induction motors

Wang, G. & Kiamehr, K., 2016, ASHRAE Transactions - 2016 ASHRAE Annual Conference. Amer. Soc. Heating, Ref. Air-Conditoning Eng. Inc., Vol. 122. p. 149-159 11 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

1 Scopus citations

Testing procedures for the uniaxial tensile characterization of fabric-reinforced cementitious matrix composites

Arboleda, D., Carozzi, F. G., Nanni, A. & Poggi, C., Jun 1 2016, In : Journal of Composites for Construction. 20, 3, 04015063.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

53 Scopus citations

The effect of curing temperature on the properties of cement pastes modified with TiO2 nanoparticles

Teixeira, K. P., Rocha, I. P., Carneiro, L. D. S., Flores, J., Dauer, E. A. & Ghahremaninezhad-M, A., 2016, In : Materials. 9, 11, 952.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

12 Scopus citations

The effect of superabsorbent polymers (SAP) on the performance of cementitious materials

Farzanian, K., Wehbe, Y. & Ghahremaninezhad-M, A., Jan 1 2016, In : Sustainable Construction Materials and Technologies. 2016-August

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

1 Scopus citations

The mechanical strength, degree of hydration, and electrical resistivity of cement pastes modified with superabsorbent polymers

Farzanian, K., Pimenta Teixeira, K., Perdigão Rocha, I., De Sa Carneiro, L. & Ghahremaninezhad-M, A., Apr 15 2016, In : Construction and Building Materials. 109, p. 156-165 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

44 Scopus citations

The role of cementitious materials in the next decade

Nanni, A., Jan 1 2016, In : Sustainable Construction Materials and Technologies. 2016-August

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article