Civil, Architectural & Environmental Engineering

Research Output

2016

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

Tracer transport through seepage lakes

Chin, D. A., Jul 1 2016, In : Journal of Hydrologic Engineering. 21, 7, 06016004.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

Using probabilities of enterococci exceedance and logistic regression to evaluate long term weekly beach monitoring data

Aranda, D., Lopez, J. V., Solo-Gabriele, H. M. & Fleisher, J. M., Feb 1 2016, In : Journal of Water and Health. 14, 1, p. 81-89 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations
2015

A combinational clustering based method for cDNA microarray image segmentation

Shao, G., Li, T., Zuo, W., Wu, S. & Liu, T., Aug 4 2015, In : PLoS One. 10, 8, e0133025.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Scopus citations

Acoustic emission assessment of through-thickness fatigue crack growth in steel members

Nemati, N., Metrovich, B. & Nanni, A., Feb 1 2015, In : Advances in Structural Engineering. 18, 2, p. 269-282 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

15 Scopus citations

An automated robust design methodology for suspended structures

Segal, E. M., Rhode-Barbarigos, L., Coelho, R. D. F. & Adriaenssens, S., Dec 1 2015, In : Journal of the International Association for Shell and Spatial Structures. 56, 4, p. 221-229 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

A new method for the optimal chiller sequencing control

Huang, S., Zuo, W. & Sohn, M. D., 2015, 14th International Conference of IBPSA - Building Simulation 2015, BS 2015, Conference Proceedings. International Building Performance Simulation Association, p. 316-323 8 p.

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

7 Scopus citations

A predictive Bayesian data-derived multi-modal Gaussian model ofsunken oil mass

Echavarria-Gregory, M. A. & Englehardt, J. D., Jul 1 2015, In : Environmental Modelling and Software. 69, p. 1-13 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

A predictive model for microbial counts on beaches where intertidal sand is the primary source

Feng, Z., Reniers, A., Haus, B. K., Solo-Gabriele, H. M., Wang, J. D. & Fleming, L. E., May 15 2015, In : Marine Pollution Bulletin. 94, 1-2, p. 37-47 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

12 Scopus citations

Assessment of different data-driven algorithms for ahu energy consumption predictions

Niu, F., O'Neill, Z., Zuo, W. & Li, Y., 2015, 14th International Conference of IBPSA - Building Simulation 2015, BS 2015, Conference Proceedings. International Building Performance Simulation Association, p. 1539-1546 8 p.

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

1 Scopus citations

Beach sand and the potential for infectious disease transmission: observations and recommendations

Solo-Gabriele, H. M., Harwood, V. J., Kay, D., Fujioka, R. S., Sadowsky, M. J., Whitman, R. L., Wither, A., Caniça, M., Carvalho da Fonseca, R., Duarte, A., Edge, T. A., Gargaté, M. J., Gunde-Cimerman, N., Hagen, F., McLellan, S. L., Nogueira da Silva, A., Novak Babič, M., Prada, S., Rodrigues, R., Romão, D. & 9 others, Sabino, R., Samson, R. A., Segal, E., Staley, C., Taylor, H. D., Veríssimo, C., Viegas, C., Barroso, H. & Brandão, J. C., Jul 1 2015, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

33 Scopus citations

Behavior of Full-Scale Porous GFRP Barrier under Blast Loads

Asprone, D., Prota, A., Manfredi, G. & Nanni, A., 2015, In : International Journal of Polymer Science. 2015, 349310.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Children and Sand Play: Screening of Potential Harmful Microorganisms in Sandboxes, Parks, and Beaches

Romão, D., Sabino, R., Veríssimo, C., Viegas, C., Barroso, H., Duarte, A., Solo-Gabriele, H. M., Gunde-Cimerman, N., Babič, M. N., Marom, T. & Brandão, J., Aug 2 2015, In : Current Fungal Infection Reports. 9, 3, p. 155-163 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

Conceptual design of a single-crease origami-arc inspired movable footbridge structure

Nagy, L., Rhode-Barbarigos, L., Adriaenssens, S. & Kilian, A., Jun 1 2015, In : International Journal of Space Structures. 30, 2, p. 75-84 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

Concrete surface topography as a function of freeze-thaw exposure and abrasive blasting

Millman, L. R. & Giancaspro, J. W., Jan 1 2015, In : Journal of Materials in Civil Engineering. 27, 1, 04014100.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

Condition assessment of prestressed concrete beams using cyclic and monotonic load tests

ElBatanouny, M. K., Nanni, A., Ziehl, P. H. & Matta, F., Jan 1 2015, In : ACI Structural Journal. 112, 1, p. 81-90 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

Coupling indoor airflow, HVAC, control and building envelope heat transfer in the Modelica Buildings library

Zuo, W., Wetter, M., Tian, W., Li, D., Jin, M. & Chen, Q., Jul 9 2015, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Building Performance Simulation. p. 1-16 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

16 Scopus citations

Data quality enhancement and knowledge discovery from relevant signals in acoustic emission

Mejia, F., Shyu, M-L. & Nanni, A., Oct 1 2015, In : Mechanical Systems and Signal Processing. 62, p. 381-394 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations

Dialectic form finding of structurally integrated adaptive structures

Rhode-Barbarigos, L., Charpentier, V., Adriaenssens, S. & Baverel, O., Jul 6 2015, In : American Journal of Engineering and Applied Sciences. 8, 4, p. 443-454 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Distributions of autocorrelated first-order kinetic outcomes: Illness severity

Englehardt, J. D., Jun 10 2015, In : PLoS One. 10, 6, e0129042.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations

Effect of glass powders on the mechanical and durability properties of cementitious materials

Kamali, M. & Ghahremaninezhad-M, A., Nov 15 2015, In : Construction and Building Materials. 98, p. 407-416 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

49 Scopus citations

Electrical resistivity measurement to study alkali-silica-reaction cracking in mortar

Flores, J., Kamali, M. & Ghahremaninezhad-M, A., 2015, Forensic Engineering 2015: Performance of the Built Environment - Proceedings of the 7th Congress on Forensic Engineering. American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), p. 230-241 12 p.

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

2 Scopus citations

Environmental dynamics of metal oxide nanoparticles in heterogeneous systems: A review

Joo, S. H. & Zhao, D., Nov 4 2015, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Hazardous Materials.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

49 Scopus citations

Experimental study of a large-scale ground anchor system with FRP tendon and RPC grout medium

Zhang, K., Fang, Z., Nanni, A., Hu, J. & Chen, G., Aug 1 2015, In : Journal of Composites for Construction. 19, 4, 04014073.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

15 Scopus citations

FRCM mechanical properties using carbon fabrics with different coating treatments

Donnini, J., Corinaldesi, V. & Nanni, A., 2015, American Concrete Institute, ACI Special Publication. SP 305 ed. American Concrete Institute, Vol. 2015-January. p. 8.1-8.12

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

GFRP hollow-core bars as internal reinforcement for concrete slabs

Claure, G., De Caso y Basalo, F. & Nanni, A., 2015, Advanced Composites in Construction, ACIC 2015 - Proceedings of the 7th Biennial Conference on Advanced Composites In Construction. NetComposites Limited, p. 68-74 7 p.

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

Iea annex 60 activity 2.3: Model use during operation, approach and case studies

Sterling, R., Giretti, A., Bonvini, M., O'Neill, Z., Wetter, M., Cavey, M. V., Costa, A., Boehme, G., Zuo, W., Klein, R., Dong, B. & Keane, M. M., 2015, 14th International Conference of IBPSA - Building Simulation 2015, BS 2015, Conference Proceedings. International Building Performance Simulation Association, p. 355-362 8 p.

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

1 Scopus citations

In-plane behavior of unreinforced masonry walls strengthened with fabric-reinforced cementitious matrix (FRCM)

Babaeidarabad, S. & Nanni, A., 2015, American Concrete Institute, ACI Special Publication. SP 299 ed. American Concrete Institute, Vol. 2015-January. p. 69-80 12 p.

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

5 Scopus citations

In-stream bacteria modeling as a function of the hydrologic state of a watershed

Iudicello, J. J. & Chin, D. A., Apr 1 2015, In : Journal of Environmental Engineering (United States). 141, 4, 04014073.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations

Investigation of the fan energy and control performance of different damper control strategies in air-handling units

Wang, G., Song, L. & Phalak, K., 2015, ASHRAE Transactions. Amer. Soc. Heating, Ref. Air-Conditoning Eng. Inc., Vol. 121. p. 110-122 13 p.

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

2 Scopus citations

Life-cycle assessment comparison for long-span cable and truss structural systems: Case study

Trussoni, M., Simatic, E., Raebel, C. H. & Huttelmaier, H. P., Mar 1 2015, In : Journal of Architectural Engineering. 21, 1, 05014005.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

Load testing techniques for the strength evaluation of existing reinforced concrete structures

ElBatanouny, M., Ziehl, P., Larosche, C. & Nanni, A., 2015, Forensic Engineering 2015: Performance of the Built Environment - Proceedings of the 7th Congress on Forensic Engineering. American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), p. 30-39 10 p.

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

Modelica buildings library 2.0

Wetter, M., Bonvini, M., Nouidui, T. S., Tian, W. & Zuo, W., 2015, 14th International Conference of IBPSA - Building Simulation 2015, BS 2015, Conference Proceedings. International Building Performance Simulation Association, p. 387-394 8 p.

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

6 Scopus citations

Multi-objective optimization of polyester-rope and steel-rope suspended footbridges

Segal, E. M., Rhode-Barbarigos, L., Adriaenssens, S. & Filomeno Coelho, R. D., Sep 5 2015, In : Engineering Structures. 99, p. 559-567 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations

Novel technologies for reverse osmosis concentrate treatment: A review

Joo, S. H. & Tansel, B., Mar 1 2015, In : Journal of Environmental Management. 150, p. 322-335 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

54 Scopus citations

Optimal control of chiller plants using Bayesian network

Malara, A. C. L., Huang, S., Zuo, W., Sohn, M. D. & Celik, N., 2015, 14th International Conference of IBPSA - Building Simulation 2015, BS 2015, Conference Proceedings. International Building Performance Simulation Association, p. 449-455 7 p.

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

4 Scopus citations

Out-of-plane strengthening of URM walls with fabric-reinforced-cementitious-matrix (FRCM)

Babaeidarabad, S. & Nanni, A., 2015, American Concrete Institute, ACI Special Publication. SP 299 ed. American Concrete Institute, Vol. 2015-January. p. 81-91 11 p.

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

3 Scopus citations

Peroxone mineralization of chemical oxygen demand for direct potable water reuse: Kinetics and process control

Wu, T. & Englehardt, J. D., Apr 5 2015, In : Water Research. 73, p. 362-372 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

21 Scopus citations

Post-fire residual strength of GFRP reinforced concrete slabs

Claure, G., De Caso y Basalo, F. & Nanni, A., 2015, Advanced Composites in Construction, ACIC 2015 - Proceedings of the 7th Biennial Conference on Advanced Composites In Construction. NetComposites Limited, p. 96-102 7 p.

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

3 Scopus citations

Principles for scaling of distributed direct potable water reuse systems: A modeling study

Guo, T. & Englehardt, J. D., May 5 2015, In : Water Research. 75, p. 146-163 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

25 Scopus citations

Quantification of protozoa and viruses from small water volumes

Alfredo Bonilla, J., Bonilla, T. D., Abdelzaher, A. M., Scott, T. M., Lukasik, J., Solo-Gabriele, H. M. & Palmer, C. J., Jun 24 2015, In : International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health. 12, 7, p. 7118-7132 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations

RC beams shear-strengthened with fabric-reinforced-cementitious-matrix (FRCM) composite

Loreto, G., Babaeidarabad, S., Leardini, L. & Nanni, A., Dec 1 2015, In : International Journal of Advanced Structural Engineering. 7, 4, p. 341-352 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

46 Scopus citations

Recreational Environment: Pathogenic Fungi in Public Places, Information Gaps in Assessing Public Health Risk

Solo-Gabriele, H. M., Brandão, J., Gordon, B. & Ferguson, A., Jan 1 2015, Environmental Mycology in Public Health: Fungi and Mycotoxins Risk Assessment and Management. Elsevier Inc., p. 167-192 26 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

3 Scopus citations

Safety-shaped concrete bridge railings and traffic barriers using GFRP reinforcement

Rinaldi, V., Savoia, M. & Nanni, A., 2015, American Concrete Institute, ACI Special Publication. SP 305 ed. American Concrete Institute, Vol. 2015-January. p. 21.1-21.10

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

Set time measurements of self-compacting pastes and concretes using ultrasonic wave reflection

Suraneni, P., Struble, L. J., Popovics, J. S. & Chung, C. W., Jan 1 2015, In : Journal of Materials in Civil Engineering. 27, 1, 04014117.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

Sustainable approaches for minimizing biosolids production and maximizing reuse options in sludge management: A review

Joo, S. H., Monaco, F. D., Antmann, E. & Chorath, P., Aug 1 2015, In : Journal of Environmental Management. 158, p. 133-145 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

33 Scopus citations

Towards sustainability of concrete without chloride limits

Selicato, F., Moro, M., Bertolini, L. & Nanni, A., 2015, American Concrete Institute, ACI Special Publication. SP 305 ed. American Concrete Institute, Vol. 2015-January. p. 46.1-46.10

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

2 Scopus citations

U.S. recreational water quality criteria: A vision for the future

Fujioka, R. S., Solo-Gabriele, H. M., Byappanahalli, M. N. & Kirs, M., Jul 9 2015, In : International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health. 12, 7, p. 7752-7776 25 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

32 Scopus citations