Civil, Architectural & Environmental Engineering

Research Output

2011

Recent advances in the development of a self-powered wireless sensor network for structural health prognosis

Godinez-Azcuaga, V. F., Inman, D. J., Ziehl, P. H., Giurgiutiu, V. & Nanni, A., May 24 2011, Nondestructive Characterization for Composite Materials, Aerospace Engineering, Civil Infrastructure, and Homeland Security 2011. 798325. (Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering; vol. 7983).

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

7 Scopus citations

Relationships between sand and water quality at recreational beaches

Phillips, M. C., Solo-Gabriele, H. M., Piggot, A. M., Klaus, J. S. & Zhang, Y., Dec 15 2011, In : Water Research. 45, 20, p. 6763-6769 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

53 Scopus citations

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

8 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

95 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

28 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

39 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

2010

Alternative methods for fecal coliform load reductions in Suth Gorgia watersheds

Bosch, D. D., Chin, D. A., Sakura-Lemessy, D., Adams, M. P. & Vellidis, G., Dec 1 2010, ASABE - TMDL 2010: Watershed Management to Improve Water Quality. p. 320-328 9 p. (ASABE - TMDL 2010: Watershed Management to Improve Water Quality).

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

A mathematical simulation to synchronization of a bluff structure

Williams, R. G., Suaris, W. & Goodman, R. H., Apr 1 2010, In : Journal of Fluids and Structures. 26, 3, p. 467-481 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Analysis and design recommendations of FRP-strengthened prestressed concrete beams

Giancaspro, J., Balaguru, P. & Papakonstantinou, C. G., Dec 1 2010, Antoine E. Naaman Symposium - Four Decades of Progress in Prestressed Concrete, Fiber Reinforced Concrete, and Thin Laminate Composites. 272 SP ed. p. 87-107 21 p. (American Concrete Institute, ACI Special Publication; no. 272 SP).

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

Application of terminal box optimization of single-duct air-handling units

Cho, Y. H., Wang, G. & Liu, M., Jan 1 2010, In : International Journal of Energy Research. 34, 1, p. 54-66 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations

Applied element method analysis of porous GFRP barrier subjected to blast

Asprone, D., Nanni, A., Salem, H. & Tagel-Din, H., Feb 1 2010, In : Advances in Structural Engineering. 13, 1, p. 153-169 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations

Behavior of full-scale glass fiber-reinforced polymer reinforced concrete columns under axial load

De Luca, A., Matta, F. & Nanni, A., Sep 1 2010, In : ACI Structural Journal. 107, 5, p. 589-596 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

102 Scopus citations

Carbon neutral off-white rice husk ash as a partial white cement replacement

Ferraro, R. M., Nanni, A., Vempati, R. K. & Matta, F., Mar 1 2010, In : Journal of Materials in Civil Engineering. 22, 10, p. 1078-1083 6 p., 013010QMT.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

17 Scopus citations

Designing tensegrity modules for pedestrian bridges

Rhode-Barbarigos, L., Hadj Ali, N. B., Motro, R. & Smith, I. F. C., Apr 1 2010, In : Engineering Structures. 32, 4, p. 1158-1167 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

66 Scopus citations

Design of tensegrity structures using parametric analysis and stochastic search

Rhode-Barbarigos, L., Jain, H., Kripakaran, P. & Smith, I. F. C., Apr 1 2010, In : Engineering with Computers. 26, 2, p. 193-203 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

25 Scopus citations

Design optimization and dynamic analysis of a tensegrity-based footbridge

Bel Hadj Ali, N., Rhode-Barbarigos, L., Pascual Albi, A. A. & Smith, I. F. C., Nov 1 2010, In : Engineering Structures. 32, 11, p. 3650-3659 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

68 Scopus citations

Development of an energy meter using a pump flow station

Wang, G., Liu, M. & Claridge, D. E., Dec 1 2010, In : ASHRAE Transactions. 116, PART 2, p. 569-577 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

Effect of roof-edge parapets on mitigating extreme roof suctions

Suaris, W. & Irwin, P., Oct 2010, In : Journal of Wind Engineering and Industrial Aerodynamics. 98, 10-11, p. 483-491 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

22 Scopus citations

Enhanced estimation of terrestrial loadings for TMDLs: Normalization approach

Chin, D. A., Sakura-Lemessy, D., Bosch, D. D. & Gay, P. A., May 1 2010, In : Journal of Water Resources Planning and Management. 136, 3, p. 357-365 9 p., 007003QWR.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

Estimation of enterococci input from bathers and animals on a recreational beach using camera images

Wang, J. D., Solo-Gabriele, H. M., Abdelzaher, A. M. & Fleming, L. E., Aug 1 2010, In : Marine Pollution Bulletin. 60, 8, p. 1270-1278 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

30 Scopus citations

Evaluation of conventional and alternative monitoring methods for a recreational marine beach with nonpoint source of fecal contamination

Shibata, T., Solo-Gabriele, H. M., Sinigalliano, C. D., Gidley, M. L., Plano, L. R. W., Fleisher, J. M., Wang, J. D., Elmir, S. M., He, G., Wright, M. E., Abdelzaher, A. M., Ortega, C., Wanless, D., Garza, A. C., Kish, J., Scott, T., Hollenbeck, J., Backer, L. C. & Fleming, L. E., Sep 24 2010, In : Environmental Science and Technology. 44, 21, p. 8175-8181 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

37 Scopus citations

Factors controlling surface water flow in a low-gradient subtropical wetland

He, G., Engel, V., Leonard, L., Croft, A., Childers, D., Laas, M., Deng, Y. & Solo-Gabriele, H. M., Apr 1 2010, In : Wetlands. 30, 2, p. 275-286 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

12 Scopus citations

Fast and informative flow simulations in a building by using fast fluid dynamics model on graphics processing unit

Zuo, W. & Chen, Q., Mar 1 2010, In : Building and Environment. 45, 3, p. 747-757 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

60 Scopus citations

Field-scale leaching of arsenic, chromium and copper from weathered treated wood

Hasan, A. R., Hu, L., Solo-Gabriele, H. M., Fieber, L., Cai, Y. & Townsend, T. G., May 1 2010, In : Environmental Pollution. 158, 5, p. 1479-1486 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

41 Scopus citations

Flexural response of inorganic hybrid composites with E-glass and carbon fibers

Giancaspro, J. W., Papakonstantinou, C. G. & Balaguru, P. N., Apr 1 2010, In : Journal of Engineering Materials and Technology, Transactions of the ASME. 132, 2, p. 210051-210058 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

45 Scopus citations

Impacts of hurricanes on surface water flow within a wetland

Deng, Y., Solo-Gabriele Helena M., H. M., Laas, M., Leonard, L., Childers, D. L., He, G. & Engel, V., Oct 1 2010, In : Journal of Hydrology. 392, 3-4, p. 164-173 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Scopus citations

Improvements in FFD modeling by using different numerical schemes

Zuo, W., Hu, J. & Chen, Q., Jul 1 2010, In : Numerical Heat Transfer, Part B: Fundamentals. 58, 1, p. 1-16 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

22 Scopus citations

Lake effect in wellhead protection

Chin, D. A., Iudicello, J. J., Kajder, K. C., Kelly, P. M., Porzilli, D. V. & Guha, H., May 1 2010, In : Journal of Water Resources Planning and Management. 136, 3, p. 403-407 5 p., 003003QWR.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

Linking pathogen sources to water quality in small urban streams

Chin, D. A., Feb 5 2010, In : Journal of Environmental Engineering. 136, 2, p. 249-253 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations

Metal loss from treated wood products in contact with municipal solid waste landfill leachate

Dubey, B., Townsend, T. & Solo-Gabriele, H., Mar 15 2010, In : Journal of Hazardous Materials. 175, 1-3, p. 558-568 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

13 Scopus citations

Modelling and verification of response of RC slabs strengthened in flexure with mechanically fastened FRP laminates

Napoli, A., Matta, F., Martinelli, E., Nanni, A. & Realfonzo, R., Aug 1 2010, In : Magazine of Concrete Research. 62, 8, p. 593-605 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

27 Scopus citations

Nondestructive evaluation techniques and acoustic emission for damage assessment of concrete bridge in marine environment

Suma, A. B., Ferraro, R. M., Metrovich, B., Matta, F. & Nanni, A., Dec 1 2010, Recent Advances in Maintenance and Repair of Concrete Bridges - Papers Presented at the ACI Spring 2010 Convention. 277 SP ed. p. 109-128 20 p. (American Concrete Institute, ACI Special Publication; no. 277 SP).

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

6 Scopus citations

Presence of pathogens and indicator microbes at a non-point source subtropical recreational marine beach

Abdelzaher, A. M., Wright, M. E., Ortega, C., Solo-Gabriele, H. M., Miller, G., Elmir, S., Newman, X., Shih, P., Alfredo Bonilla, J., Bonilla, T. D., Palmer, C. J., Scott, T., Lukasik, J., Harwood, V. J., McQuaig, S., Sinigalliano, C., Gidley, M., Plano, L. R. W., Zhu, X., Wang, J. D. & 1 others, Fleming, L. E., Feb 1 2010, In : Applied and Environmental Microbiology. 76, 3, p. 724-732 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

111 Scopus citations

Simulations of air distributions in buildings by FFD on GPU

Zuo, W. & Chen, Q., Nov 1 2010, In : HVAC and R Research. 16, 6, p. 785-798 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

22 Scopus citations

The BEACHES study: Health effects and exposures from non-point source microbial contaminants in subtropical recreational marine waters

Fleisher, J. M., Fleming, L. E., Solo-Gabriele, H. M., Kish, J. K., Sinigalliano, C. D., Plano, L., Elmir, S. M., Wang, J. D., Withum, K., Shibata, T., Gidley, M. L., Abdelzaher, A., He, G., Ortega, C., Zhu, X., Wright, M., Hollenbeck, J. & Backer, L. C., Oct 1 2010, In : International journal of epidemiology. 39, 5, p. 1291-1298 8 p., dyq084.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

90 Scopus citations

Traditional and molecular analyses for fecal indicator bacteria in non-point source subtropical recreational marine waters

Sinigalliano, C. D., Fleisher, J. M., Gidley, M. L., Solo-Gabriele, H. M., Shibata, T., Plano, L. R. W., Elmir, S. M., Wanless, D., Bartkowiak, J., Boiteau, R., Withum, K., Abdelzaher, A. M., He, G., Ortega, C., Zhu, X., Wright, M. E., Kish, J., Hollenbeck, J., Scott, T., Backer, L. C. & 1 others, Fleming, L. E., Jul 2010, In : Water Research. 44, 13, p. 3763-3772 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

78 Scopus citations

Transport and interaction of arsenic, chromium, and copper associated with CCA-treated wood in columns of sand and sand amended with peat

Hu, L., Diez-Rivas, C., Hasan, A. R., Solo-Gabriele, H., Fieber, L. & Cai, Y., Feb 1 2010, In : Chemosphere. 78, 8, p. 989-995 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Scopus citations
2009

Aerospace technology for strengthening of bridges

Giancaspro, J., Papakonstantinou, C., Nazier, M. & Balaguru, P., Feb 1 2009, In : Construction and Building Materials. 23, 2, p. 748-757 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations

A new theoretical discrete growth distribution with verification for microbial counts in water

Englehardt, J., Swartout, J. & Loewenstine, C., Jun 1 2009, In : Risk Analysis. 29, 6, p. 841-856 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

14 Scopus citations

Anisotropy invariant reynolds stress model of turbulence (airsm) and its application to attached and separated wall-Bounded flows

Kumar, V., Frohnapfel, B., Jovanović, J., Breuer, M., Zuo, W., Hadzić, I. & Lechner, R., Jul 1 2009, In : Flow, Turbulence and Combustion. 83, 1, p. 81-103 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations
4 Scopus citations

CCLEP reduces energy consumption by more than 50% for a luxury shopping mall

Wu, L., Liu, M., Pang, X., Wang, G., Wang, J. & Lewis, T. G., Dec 1 2009, In : ASHRAE Transactions. 115 PART 2, p. 492-501 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

Comparison of metals leaching from CCA- and ACQ-treated wood in simulated construction and demolition debris landfills

Dubey, B., Spalvins, E., Townsend, T. G. & Solo-Gabriele, H. M., Sep 28 2009, In : Journal of Environmental Engineering. 135, 10, p. 910-917 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

16 Scopus citations