Civil, Architectural & Environmental Engineering

Research Output

2011

Relative risk assessment of cruise ships biosolids disposal alternatives

Avellaneda, P. M., Englehardt, J. D., Olascoaga, J., Babcock, E. A., Brand, L., Lirman, D., Rogge, W. F., Solo-Gabriele, H. & Tchobanoglous, G., Oct 1 2011, In : Marine Pollution Bulletin. 62, 10, p. 2157-2169 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Scopus citations

Self powered wireless sensor network for structural bridge health prognosis: Achievements in the first two years

Godínez, V., Pollock, A., Gonzalez, M., Momeni, S., Gostautas, R., Fustos, R., Newlin, B., Inman, D., Farmer, J., Priya, S., Ziehl, P., Caicedo, J., Zarate, B., Yu, L., Giurgiutiu, V. & Nanni, A., Dec 1 2011, Structural Health Monitoring 2011: Condition-Based Maintenance and Intelligent Structures - Proceedings of the 8th International Workshop on Structural Health Monitoring. p. 661-668 8 p. (Structural Health Monitoring 2011: Condition-Based Maintenance and Intelligent Structures - Proceedings of the 8th International Workshop on Structural Health Monitoring; vol. 1).

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

4 Scopus citations

Shedding of Staphylococcus aureus and methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus from adult and pediatric bathers in marine waters

Plano, L. R., Garza, A. C., Shibata, T., Elmir, S. M., Kish, J., Sinigalliano, C. D., Gidley, M. L., Miller, G., Withum, K., Fleming, L. E. & Solo-Gabriele, H. M., Jan 10 2011, In : BMC Microbiology. 11, 5.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

44 Scopus citations

Single-parameter methodology for the prediction of the stress-strain behavior of FRP-Confined RC square columns

De Luca, A. & Nanni, A., May 1 2011, In : Journal of Composites for Construction. 15, 3, p. 384-392 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Scopus citations

Structural evaluation of full-scale FRP-confined reinforced concrete columns

De Luca, A., Nardone, F., Matta, F., Nanni, A., Lignola, G. P. & Prota, A., Jan 1 2011, In : Journal of Composites for Construction. 15, 1, p. 112-123 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

105 Scopus citations

The Discrete Weibull Distribution: An Alternative for Correlated Counts with Confirmation for Microbial Counts in Water

Englehardt, J. D. & Li, R., Mar 1 2011, In : Risk Analysis. 31, 3, p. 370-381 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

29 Scopus citations

The inter-tidal zone is the pathway of input of enterococci to a subtropical recreational marine beach

Wright, M. E., Abdelzaher, A. M., Solo-Gabriele, H. M., Elmir, S. & Fleming, L. E., Mar 8 2011, In : Water Science and Technology. 63, 3, p. 542-549 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

41 Scopus citations

Thermodynamic consistency of potential evapotranspiration estimates in Florida

Chin, D. A., Jan 15 2011, In : Hydrological Processes. 25, 2, p. 288-301 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

Validation of a fast-fluid-dynamics model for predicting distribution of particles with low stokes number

Zuo, W. & Chen, Q., Dec 1 2011, 12th International Conference on Indoor Air Quality and Climate 2011. p. 323-328 6 p. (12th International Conference on Indoor Air Quality and Climate 2011; vol. 1).

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

Validation of Growth and Nutrient Uptake Models for Tomato on a Gravelly South Florida Soil Under Greenhouse Conditions

Chin, D. A., Fan, X. H. & Li, Y. C., Feb 2011, In : Pedosphere. 21, 1, p. 46-55 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

Volumetric response of FRP-confined full-scale RC columns

De Luca, A., Nardone, F., Matta, F., Lignola, G. P., Prota, A. & Nanni, A., Dec 1 2011, 10th International Symposium on Fiber-Reinforced Polymer Reinforcement for Concrete Structures 2011, FRPRCS-10. 275 SP ed. p. 167-187 21 p. (American Concrete Institute, ACI Special Publication; vol. 1, no. 275 SP).

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

2012

Acoustic emission characterization of the onset of corrosion in reinforced concrete

Di Benedetti, M., De Cais, E., Karim, Z., Loreto, G., Presuel, F. & Nanni, A., May 22 2012, Sensors and Smart Structures Technologies for Civil, Mechanical, and Aerospace Systems 2012. 83453Y. (Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering; vol. 8345).

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

Acoustic emission noise assessment of loaded members in laboratory and field environments

Shokri, T., Nemati, N. & Nanni, A., May 15 2012, Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering. 83471T. (Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering; vol. 8347).

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

2 Scopus citations
1 Scopus citations

Air handling unit supply air temperature optimal control during economizer cycles

Wang, G. & Song, L., Jun 1 2012, In : Energy and Buildings. 49, p. 310-316 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

28 Scopus citations

Air-handling unit supply air temperature optimal economizer control experiment

Thomas, W., Song, L., Shim, G. & Wang, G., Dec 1 2012, ASME 2012 International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition, IMECE 2012. PARTS A AND B ed. p. 1347-1358 12 p. (ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition, Proceedings (IMECE); vol. 6, no. PARTS A AND B).

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

A new method for removal of hydrogen peroxide interference in the analysis of chemical oxygen demand

Wu, T. & Englehardt, J. D., Feb 21 2012, In : Environmental Science and Technology. 46, 4, p. 2291-2298 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

60 Scopus citations

A virtual chilled-water flow meter development at air handling unit level

Swamy, A., Song, L. & Wang, G., 2012, ASHRAE Transactions - Papers Presented at the 2012 ASHRAE Winter Conference in Chicago, Illinois. PART 1 ed. ASHRAE, p. 1013-1020 8 p. (ASHRAE Transactions; vol. 118, no. PART 1).

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

11 Scopus citations

Data mining scheme for the characterization of AE signals in steel elements subject to fatigue cracking

Mejia, F., Nemati, N. & Nanni, A., May 15 2012, Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering. 83471S. (Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering; vol. 8347).

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

Design and analysis of expansive grout material based gripping systems for tensile testing of large composite bars

Schesser, D., Yang, Q. D., Nanni, A. & Giancaspro, J. W., Jul 23 2012, SAMPE 2012 Conference and Exhibition. (International SAMPE Technical Conference).

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

Design aspects of a deployable tensegrity-hollow-rope footbridge

Rhode-Barbarigos, L., Ali, N. B. H., Motro, R. & Smith, I. F. C., Jun 1 2012, In : International Journal of Space Structures. 27, 2-3, p. 81-95 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

33 Scopus citations

Disaster waste characteristics and radiation distribution as a result of the great east Japan earthquake

Shibata, T., Solo-Gabriele, H. & Hata, T., Apr 3 2012, In : Environmental Science and Technology. 46, 7, p. 3618-3624 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

24 Scopus citations

Effect of off-white rice husk ash on strength, porosity, conductivity and corrosion resistance of white concrete

Ferraro, R. M. & Nanni, A., Jun 1 2012, In : Construction and Building Materials. 31, p. 220-225 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

40 Scopus citations

Evaluation of concrete structures in marine environment - Geiger key bridge

Loreto, G., Di Benedetti, M. & Nanni, A., May 15 2012, Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering. 83472C. (Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering; vol. 8347).

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

1 Scopus citations

Fiber reinforced cement-based composite system for concrete confinement

De Caso Y Basalo, F. J., Matta, F. & Nanni, A., Jul 1 2012, In : Construction and Building Materials. 32, p. 55-65 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

77 Scopus citations

Improvements of fast fluid dynamics for simulating air flow in buildings

Jin, M., Zuo, W. & Chen, Q., Jan 1 2012, In : Numerical Heat Transfer, Part B: Fundamentals. 62, 6, p. 419-438 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

24 Scopus citations

In-situ resistance coefficient curve and experimental analysis of a virtual chilled water flow meter at air handling unit level

Song, L., Wang, G., Swamy, A. & Shim, G., Dec 1 2012, ASME 2012 International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition, IMECE 2012. PARTS A AND B ed. p. 705-713 9 p. (ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition, Proceedings (IMECE); vol. 6, no. PARTS A AND B).

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

1 Scopus citations

Mechanism-based approach for the deployment of a tensegrity-ring module

Rhode-Barbarigos, L., Schulin, C., Ali, N. B. H., Motro, R. & Smith, I. F. C., Apr 2012, In : Journal of Structural Engineering. 138, 4, p. 539-548 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

27 Scopus citations

Methods for assessing long-term mean pathogen count in drinking water and risk management implications

Englehardt, J. D., Ashbolt, N. J., Loewenstine, C., Gadzinski, E. R. & Ayenu-Prah, A. Y., Jul 4 2012, In : Journal of Water and Health. 10, 2, p. 197-208 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Scopus citations

Modeling microbial water quality at a beach impacted by multiple nonpoint sources

Feng, Z., Reniers, A., Haus, B., Solo-Gabriele, H., Fiorentino, L., Olascoaga, M. & MacMahan, J., 2012, Proceedings of the 33rd International Conference on Coastal Engineering 2012, ICCE 2012. (Proceedings of the Coastal Engineering Conference).

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

3 Scopus citations

Quantitative microbial risk assessment of human illness from exposure to marine beach sand

Shibata, T. & Solo-Gabriele, H. M., Mar 6 2012, In : Environmental Science and Technology. 46, 5, p. 2799-2805 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

23 Scopus citations

Reduction of numerical diffusion in FFD model

Zuo, W., Jin, M. & Chen, Q., 2012, In : Engineering Applications of Computational Fluid Mechanics. 6, 2, p. 234-247 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

20 Scopus citations

Relationship between enterococcal levels and sediment biofilms at recreational beaches in South Florida

Piggot, A. M., Klaus, J. S., Johnson, S., Phillips, M. C. & Helena, M. S. G., Sep 2012, In : Applied and Environmental Microbiology. 78, 17, p. 5973-5982 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

39 Scopus citations

Serviceability limit state of MF-FRP beams

Nardone, F., Lignola, G. P., Prota, A., Manfredi, G. & Nanni, A., 2012, Proceedings of the 6th International Conference on FRP Composites in Civil Engineering, CICE 2012. International Institute for FRP in Construction (IIFC)

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

Spatial and temporal variation in indicator microbe sampling is influential in beach management decisions

Enns, A. A., Vogel, L. J., Abdelzaher, A. M., Solo-Gabriele, H. M., Plano, L. R. W., Gidley, M. L., Phillips, M. C., Klaus, J. S., Piggot, A. M., Feng, Z., Reniers, A. J. H. M., Haus, B. K., Elmir, S. M., Zhang, Y., Jimenez, N. H., Abdel-Mottaleb, N., Schoor, M. E., Brown, A., Khan, S. Q., Dameron, A. S. & 2 others, Salazar, N. C. & Fleming, L. E., May 1 2012, In : Water Research. 46, 7, p. 2237-2246 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

48 Scopus citations

Status in the development of self-powered wireless sensor node for structural health monitoring and prognosis

Godínez-Azcuaga, V. F., Farmer, J., Ziehl, P. H., Giurgiutiu, V., Nanni, A. & Inman, D. J., May 15 2012, Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering. 83471V. (Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering; vol. 8347).

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

5 Scopus citations

Synergistic toxic effects among arsenic, chromium and copper associated with chrome copper arsenate-treated wood

Hu, L., Cai, Y., Greer, J. B., Solo-Gabriele, H. & Fieber, L. A., Jan 1 2012, Understanding the Geological and Medical Interface of Arsenic, As 2012 - 4th International Congress: Arsenic in the Environment. Taylor and Francis - Balkema, p. 199-200 2 p. (Understanding the Geological and Medical Interface of Arsenic, As 2012 - 4th International Congress: Arsenic in the Environment).

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

Tensile behavior of epoxy based FRP composites under extreme service conditions

Nardone, F., Di Ludovico, M., De Caso Y Basalo, F. J., Prota, A. & Nanni, A., Apr 1 2012, In : Composites Part B: Engineering. 43, 3, p. 1468-1474 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

43 Scopus citations

The relationship between flow and bacteria in streams

Chin, D. A., Mar 2012, In : Water Environment Research. 84, 3, p. 227-236 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

Ultimate limit state of MF-FRP beams

Nardone, F., Lignola, G. P., Prota, A., Manfredi, G. & Nanni, A., Jul 23 2012, Bridge Maintenance, Safety, Management, Resilience and Sustainability - Proceedings of the Sixth International Conference on Bridge Maintenance, Safety and Management. p. 1235-1242 8 p. (Bridge Maintenance, Safety, Management, Resilience and Sustainability - Proceedings of the Sixth International Conference on Bridge Maintenance, Safety and Management).

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

1 Scopus citations

Uncertainty analysis of a virtual water flow measurement in building energy consumption monitoring

Song, L., Joo, I. S. & Wang, G., Oct 1 2012, In : HVAC and R Research. 18, 5, p. 997-1010 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

15 Scopus citations
2013

Acoustic emission monitoring of reinforced concrete under accelerated corrosion

Di Benedetti, M., Loreto, G., Matta, F. & Nanni, A., Aug 15 2013, In : Journal of Materials in Civil Engineering. 25, 8, p. 1022-1029 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

34 Scopus citations

Ambient iron-mediated aeration (IMA) for water reuse

Deng, Y., Englehardt, J. D., Abdul-Aziz, S., Bataille, T., Cueto, J., De Leon, O., Wright, M. E., Gardinali, P., Narayanan, A., Polar, J. & Tomoyuki, S., Feb 1 2013, In : Water Research. 47, 2, p. 850-858 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

12 Scopus citations

An alternative approach to water regulations for public health protection at bathing beaches

Abdelzaher, A. M., Solo-Gabriele, H. M., Phillips, M. C., Elmir, S. M. & Fleming, L. E., 2013, In : Journal of Environmental and Public Health. 2013, 138521.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Scopus citations

An energy performance study of several factors in air economizers with low-limit space humidity

Wang, G. & Song, L., Jun 24 2013, In : Energy and Buildings. 64, p. 447-455 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations

Arsenic toxicity in the human nerve cell line SK-N-SH in the presence of chromium and copper

Hu, L., Greer, J. B., Solo-Gabriele, H., Fieber, L. A. & Cai, Y., May 2013, In : Chemosphere. 91, 8, p. 1082-1087 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

15 Scopus citations

Case study on pressured microfiltration and reverse osmosis membrane systems for water reuse

Joo, S. H., Park, J. M. & Lee, Y. W., Jul 2013, In : Desalination and Water Treatment. 51, 25-27, p. 5089-5096 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Comparison of strain measurement techniques for the characterization of brittle, cementitious matrix composites

Arboleda, D., Yuan, S., Giancaspro, J. & Nanni, A., Jan 1 2013, Research and Applications in Structural Engineering, Mechanics and Computation - Proceedings of the 5th International Conference on Structural Engineering, Mechanics and Computation, SEMC 2013. Taylor and Francis - Balkema, p. 1567-1572 6 p. (Research and Applications in Structural Engineering, Mechanics and Computation - Proceedings of the 5th International Conference on Structural Engineering, Mechanics and Computation, SEMC 2013).

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

3 Scopus citations

Comparisons of building system modeling approaches for control system design

Kim, D., Zuo, W., Braun, J. E. & Wetter, M., Nov 4 2013, p. 3267-3274. 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

12 Scopus citations

Crack nucleation from a notch in a ductile material under shear dominant loading

Ghahremaninezhad, A. & Ravi-Chandar, K., Nov 1 2013, In : International Journal of Fracture. 184, 1-2, p. 253-266 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations