Civil, Architectural & Environmental Engineering

Research Output

2013

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., Jan 1 2013, In : Journal of Environmental and Public Health. 2013, 138521.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Scopus citations

Analysis of dielectric elastomer minimum energy structures using dynamic relaxation

Siu, S., Rhode-Barbarigos, L., Wagner, S. & Adriaenssens, S., Jan 1 2013, Proceedings of the 14th International Conference on Civil, Structural and Environmental Engineering Computing, CC 2013. Civil-Comp Press, Vol. 102.

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

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

4 Scopus citations

Application of ultrasonic P-wave reflection to measure development of early-age cement-paste properties

Chung, C. W., Suraneni, P., Popovics, J. S., Struble, L. J. & Weiss, W. J., Jun 1 2013, In : Materials and Structures/Materiaux et Constructions. 46, 6, p. 987-997 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 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 1 2013, In : Chemosphere. 91, 8, p. 1082-1087 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

14 Scopus citations

Assessment of performance of reinforced concrete strips by in-place load testing

De Luca, A., Zadeh, H. J. & Nanni, A., Sep 1 2013, In : ACI Structural Journal. 110, 5, p. 813-821 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 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., Dec 9 2013, Research and Applications in Structural Engineering, Mechanics and Computation - Proceedings of the 5th International Conference on Structural Engineering, Mechanics and Computation, SEMC 2013. 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

Construction failures and innovative retrofitting

Augenti, N., Nanni, A. & Parisi, F., Mar 2013, In : Buildings. 3, 1, p. 100-121 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
7 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

Design of RC columns using glass FRP reinforcement

Zadeh, H. J. & Nanni, A., Jun 1 2013, In : Journal of Composites for Construction. 17, 3, p. 294-304 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

58 Scopus citations

Ductile failure behavior of polycrystalline Al 6061-T6 under shear dominant loading

Ghahremaninezhad, A. & Ravi-Chandar, K., Mar 1 2013, In : International Journal of Fracture. 180, 1, p. 23-39 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

51 Scopus citations

Dynamic relaxation study and experimental verification of dielectric-elastomer minimum-energy structures

Siu, S., Rhode-Barbarigos, L., Wagner, S. & Adriaenssens, S., Oct 21 2013, In : Applied Physics Letters. 103, 17, 171906.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Scopus citations

Estimation of induction motor circuit parameters and efficiency under variable frequencies

Wang, G., Song, L. & Park, S. W., Dec 1 2013, ASHRAE Transactions - ASHRAE Annual Conference. PART 2 ed. p. 118-128 11 p. (ASHRAE Transactions; vol. 119, no. PART 2).

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

6 Scopus citations

Form-finding and analysis of bending-active systems using dynamic relaxation

Adriaenssen, S. & Rhode-Barbarigos, L., Dec 1 2013, Textile Composites and Inflatable Structures VI - Proceedings of the 6th International Conference on Textile Composites and Inflatable Structures, Structures Membranes 2013. p. 51-61 11 p. (Textile Composites and Inflatable Structures VI - Proceedings of the 6th International Conference on Textile Composites and Inflatable Structures, Structures Membranes 2013).

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

Fracture properties of concrete containing expanded polystyrene aggregate replacement

Trussoni, M., Hays, C. D. & Zollo, R. F., Sep 1 2013, In : ACI Materials Journal. 110, 5, p. 549-557 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Scopus citations

Functional mock-up unit import in energyplus for co-simulation

Nouidui, T. S., Wetter, M. & Zuo, W., Nov 4 2013, p. 3275-3282. 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Human-Associated Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus from a Subtropical Recreational Marine Beach

Plano, L. R. W., Shibata, T., Garza, A. C., Kish, J., Fleisher, J. M., Sinigalliano, C. D., Gidley, M. L., Withum, K., Elmir, S. M., Hower, S., Jackson, C. R., Barrett, J. B., Cleary, T., Davidson, M., Davis, J., Mukherjee, S., Fleming, L. E. & Solo-Gabriele, H. M., May 1 2013, In : Microbial Ecology. 65, 4, p. 1039-1051 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

18 Scopus citations

Hydraulic analysis and design of pipe culverts: Usgs versus fhwa

Chin, D. A., Aug 13 2013, In : Journal of Hydraulic Engineering. 139, 8, p. 886-893 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

Incorporating expected life-time into live load factor for RC structures using reliability analysis

Zadeh, H. J. & Nanni, A., May 1 2013, In : Advances in Structural Engineering. 16, 5, p. 887-898 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

Modeling sediment-related enterococci loading, transport, and inactivation at an embayed nonpoint source beach

Feng, Z., Reniers, A., Haus, B. K. & Solo-Gabriele, H. M., Apr 29 2013, In : Water Resources Research. 49, 2, p. 693-712 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

31 Scopus citations

Multimodel, multiple watershed examination of in-stream bacteria modeling

Iudicello, J. J. & Chin, D. A., May 1 2013, In : Journal of Environmental Engineering (United States). 139, 5, p. 719-727 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations

Numerical approach to the live load factor for RC structures as a function of life-time

Zadeh, H. J., Mejia, F. & Nanni, A., Nov 1 2013, In : Advances in Structural Engineering. 16, 11, p. 1931-1942 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Operation of the combined microfiltration-reverse osmosis (MF-RO) membrane technology for water reuse

Joo, S. H. & Park, J. M., Dec 19 2013, AMTA/AWWA Membrane Technology Conference and Exposition 2013. 1 p. (AMTA/AWWA Membrane Technology Conference and Exposition 2013).

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

Reliability analysis of concrete beams internally reinforced with fiber-reinforced polymer bars

Zadeh, H. J. & Nanni, A., Nov 1 2013, In : ACI Structural Journal. 110, 6, p. 1023-1031 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

17 Scopus citations

Simulating natural ventilation in and around buildings by fast fluid dynamics

Jin, M., Zuo, W. & Chen, Q., Aug 15 2013, In : Numerical Heat Transfer; Part A: Applications. 64, 4, p. 273-289 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

24 Scopus citations

Size effect on concrete shear strength in beams reinforced with fiber-reinforced polymer bars

Matta, F., El-Sayed, A. K., Nanni, A. & Benmokrane, B., Jul 1 2013, In : ACI Structural Journal. 110, 4, p. 617-628 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

34 Scopus citations

Strength reduction factor for flexural RC members strengthened with near-surface-mounted bars

Jawaheri Zadeh, H., Mejia, F. & Nanni, A., Oct 1 2013, In : Journal of Composites for Construction. 17, 5, p. 614-625 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

Three-dimensional optical profilometry analysis of the International Concrete Repair Institute concrete surface profiles (CSPs)

Millman, L. R. & Giancaspro, J. W., Sep 1 2013, In : ACI Materials Journal. 110, 5, p. 519-527 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

Trauma signature analysis of the great East Japan disaster: guidance for psychological consequences

Shultz, J. M., Forbes, D., Wald, D., Kelly, F., Solo-Gabriele, H. M., Rosen, A., Espinel, Z., McLean, A., Bernal, O. & Neria, Y., Apr 1 2013, In : Disaster medicine and public health preparedness. 7, 2, p. 201-214 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Scopus citations

Uncertainty analysis for a virtual flow meter using an air-handling unit chilled water valve

Song, L., Wang, G. & Brambley, M. R., Apr 3 2013, In : HVAC and R Research. 19, 3, p. 335-345 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

18 Scopus citations

Urban net-zero water treatment and mineralization: Experiments, modeling and design

Englehardt, J. D., Wu, T. & Tchobanoglous, G., Sep 1 2013, In : Water Research. 47, 13, p. 4680-4691 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

24 Scopus citations

Using integration of thermal-balance based and data-driven models to determine single duct variable air volume system cooling baseline

Shim, G., Song, L. & Wang, G., Dec 1 2013, ASME 2013 7th Int. Conf. on Energy Sustainability Collocated with the ASME 2013 Heat Transfer Summer Conf. and the ASME 2013 11th Int. Conf. on Fuel Cell Science, Engineering and Technology, ES 2013. V001T04A009. (ASME 2013 7th Int. Conf. on Energy Sustainability Collocated with the ASME 2013 Heat Transfer Summer Conf. and the ASME 2013 11th Int. Conf. on Fuel Cell Science, Engineering and Technology, ES 2013).

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

Wall-like reinforced concrete columns externally confined by means of glass FRP laminates

De Luca, A., Nardone, F., Lignola, G. P., Prota, A. & Nanni, A., Jul 8 2013, In : Advances in Structural Engineering. 16, 4, p. 593-604 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations
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

24 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

58 Scopus citations

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

Swamy, A., Song, L. & Wang, G., Aug 20 2012, ASHRAE Transactions - Papers Presented at the 2012 ASHRAE Winter Conference in Chicago, Illinois. PART 1 ed. p. 1013-1020 8 p. (ASHRAE Transactions; vol. 118, no. PART 1).

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

10 Scopus citations

Comments on the paper: "Debunking "Tensegrity"-A personal perspective" by Ariel Hanaor

Rhode-Barbarigos, L., Dec 1 2012, In : International Journal of Space Structures. 27, 4, p. 247-248 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

1 Scopus citations

Comparing lightweight polystyrene concrete using engineered or waste materials

Trussoni, M., Hays, C. D. & Zollo, R. F., Jan 1 2012, In : ACI Materials Journal. 109, 1, p. 101-107 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 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

Deformation and failure in nodular cast iron

Ghahremaninezhad, A. & Ravi-Chandar, K., Mar 1 2012, In : Acta Materialia. 60, 5, p. 2359-2368 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

19 Scopus citations

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

32 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

23 Scopus citations