Civil, Architectural & Environmental Engineering

Research Output

2012

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

59 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

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

37 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

72 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 1 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., Dec 1 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

2 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

20 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 1 2012, In : Applied and Environmental Microbiology. 78, 17, p. 5973-5982 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

36 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

Setting time measurement using ultrasonic wave reflection

Chung, C. W., Suraneni, P., Popovics, J. S. & Struble, L. J., Jan 1 2012, In : ACI Materials Journal. 109, 1, p. 109-117 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

21 Scopus citations

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. 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

47 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

41 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

14 Scopus citations
2011

Acceleration of radiance for lighting simulation by using parallel computing with OpenCL

Zuo, W., Mcneil, A., Wetter, M. & Lee, E., Dec 1 2011, p. 110-117. 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

2 Scopus citations

Analysis of clustered tensegrity structures using a modified dynamic relaxation algorithm

Bel Hadj Ali, N., Rhode-Barbarigos, L. & Smith, I. F. C., Mar 1 2011, In : International Journal of Solids and Structures. 48, 5, p. 637-647 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

99 Scopus citations

Analysis of RC hollow columns strengthened with GFRP

Lignola, G. P., Nardone, F., Prota, A., De Luca, A. & Nanni, A., Jul 1 2011, In : Journal of Composites for Construction. 15, 4, p. 545-556 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Scopus citations

Assessing the Effectiveness of Spreader Canals in Delivering Water to Marshes

Chin, D. A., Kelly, P. M., Kiger, R. T. & Sonenshein, R. S., Nov 1 2011, In : Journal of Hydrologic Engineering. 16, 10, p. 829-836 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

A water quality modeling study of non-point sources at recreational marine beaches

Zhu, X., Wang, J. D., Solo-Gabriele, H. M. & Fleming, L. E., Apr 2011, In : Water Research. 45, 9, p. 2985-2995 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

57 Scopus citations

Continuous acoustic emission monitoring of reinforced concrete under accelerated corrosion

Di Benedetti, M., Loreto, G., Nanni, A., Matta, F. & Gonzalez-Nunez, M. A., May 24 2011, Nondestructive Characterization for Composite Materials, Aerospace Engineering, Civil Infrastructure, and Homeland Security 2011. 798303. (Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering; vol. 7983).

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

Detection of active corrosion in reinforced and prestressed concrete - Overview of NIST TIP project

Gonzalez-Nunez, M. A., Nanni, A., Matta, F. & Ziehl, P., May 24 2011, Nondestructive Characterization for Composite Materials, Aerospace Engineering, Civil Infrastructure, and Homeland Security 2011. 79832I. (Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering; vol. 7983).

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

Evaluation of corrosion effect in reinforced concrete by chloride exposure

Loreto, G., Di Benedetti, M., Iovino, R., Nanni, A. & Gonzalez, M. A., May 24 2011, Nondestructive Characterization for Composite Materials, Aerospace Engineering, Civil Infrastructure, and Homeland Security 2011. 79830A. (Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering; vol. 7983).

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

5 Scopus citations

Evapotranspiration adjustment factors in Florida

Chin, D. A. & Li, R., Jul 5 2011, In : Journal of Irrigation and Drainage Engineering. 137, 7, p. 403-411 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

Fatigue and fracture assessment of cracks in steel elements using acoustic emission

Nemati, N., Metrovich, B. & Nanni, A., May 24 2011, Health Monitoring of Structural and Biological Systems 2011. 79842L. (Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering; vol. 7984).

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

4 Scopus citations

Frequency analysis of shallow water tables for drainage applications

Chin, D. A., Dec 16 2011, In : Journal of Water Resources Planning and Management. 137, 6, p. 491-497 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hydraulic resistance versus flow depth in everglades hardwood halos

Chin, D. A., Oct 1 2011, In : Wetlands. 31, 5, p. 989-1002 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations

ICE methodology for FRP characterisation

De Caso y Basalo, F., Nanni, A. & Ibell, T., Dec 1 2011, Advanced Composites in Construction 2011, ACIC 2011 - Proceedings of the 5th International Conference. p. 289-298 10 p.

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

Indicator microbes correlate with pathogenic bacteria, yeasts and helminthes in sand at a subtropical recreational beach site

Shah, A. H., Abdelzaher, A. M., Phillips, M., Hernandez, R., Solo-Gabriele, H. M., Kish, J., Scorzetti, G., Fell, J. W., Diaz, M. R., Scott, T. M., Lukasik, J., Harwood, V. J., Mcquaig, S., Sinigalliano, C. D., Gidley, M. L., Wanless, D., Ager, A., Lui, J., Stewart, J. R., Plano, L. R. W. & 1 others, Fleming, L. E., Jun 1 2011, In : Journal of Applied Microbiology. 110, 6, p. 1571-1583 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

54 Scopus citations

Modeling of heat transfer in rooms in the modelica "buildings" library

Wetter, M., Zuo, W. & Nouidui, T. S., Dec 1 2011, p. 1096-1103. 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

22 Scopus citations

Naturally Occurring Water Pollutants

Backer, L. C., Kish, J. K., Solo-Gabriele, H. M. & Fleming, L. E., Oct 26 2011, Water and Sanitation-Related Diseases and the Environment: Challenges, Interventions, and Preventive Measures. John Wiley and Sons, p. 271-287 17 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Novel Test Method for Ultimate Hoop-Strain Characterization in FRP Jackets

De Caso y Basalo, F. J., Matta, F. & Nanni, A., Jan 13 2011, In : Journal of Materials in Civil Engineering. 23, 12, p. 1633-1641 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations

Online sorting of recovered wood waste by automated XRF-technology: Part II. Sorting efficiencies

Hasan, A. R., Solo-Gabriele, H. & Townsend, T., Apr 1 2011, In : Waste Management. 31, 4, p. 695-704 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

14 Scopus citations

Online sorting of recovered wood waste by automated XRF-technology. Part I: Detection of preservative-treated wood waste

Rasem Hasan, A., Schindler, J., Solo-Gabriele, H. M. & Townsend, T. G., Apr 1 2011, In : Waste Management. 31, 4, p. 688-694 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

19 Scopus citations

Pore water transport of enterococci out of beach sediments

Phillips, M. C., Solo-Gabriele, H. M., Reniers, A. J. H. M., Wang, J. D., Kiger, R. T. & Abdel-Mottaleb, N., Nov 1 2011, In : Marine Pollution Bulletin. 62, 11, p. 2293-2298 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

30 Scopus citations

Prominent human health impacts fromseveralmarine microbes: History, ecology, and public health implications

Bienfang, P. K., DeFelice, S. V., Laws, E. A., Brand, L. E., Bidigare, R. R., Christensen, S., Trapido-Rosentha, H., Hemscheidt, T. K., McGillicuddy, D. J., Anderson, D. M., Solo-Gabriele, H. M., Boehm, A. B. & Backer, L. C., Sep 12 2011, In : International Journal of Microbiology. 152815.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

13 Scopus citations

Quantifying pathogen sources in streams by hydrograph separation

Chin, D. A., Sep 1 2011, In : Journal of Environmental Engineering. 137, 9, p. 770-781 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations