Civil, Architectural & Environmental Engineering

Research Output

2009

Faecal indicator bacteria enumeration in beach sand: A comparison study of extraction methods in medium to coarse sands

Boehm, A. B., Griffith, J., McGee, C., Edge, T. A., Solo-Gabriele, H. M., Whitman, R., Cao, Y., Getrich, M., Jay, J. A., Ferguson, D., Goodwin, K. D., Lee, C. M., Madison, M. & Weisberg, S. B., Nov 1 2009, In : Journal of Applied Microbiology. 107, 5, p. 1740-1750 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

78 Scopus citations

High-performacne and low-cost computing for indoor airflow

Zuo, W. & Chen, Q., Dec 1 2009, p. 244-249. 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Interaction diagram methodology for design of FRP-confined reinforced concrete columns

Rocca, S., Galati, N. & Nanni, A., Apr 1 2009, In : Construction and Building Materials. 23, 4, p. 1508-1520 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

44 Scopus citations
13 Scopus citations

Knock on wood

Solo-Gabriele, H. M., Townsend, T. & Fttah, R. A., May 1 2009, In : Resource Recycling. 28, 5, p. 28-38 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Mechanical behavior of fire-resistant biocomposite

Giancaspro, J., Papakonstantinou, C. & Balaguru, P., Apr 1 2009, In : Composites Part B: Engineering. 40, 3, p. 206-211 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

24 Scopus citations

Microbial load from animal feces at a recreational beach

Wright, M. E., Solo-Gabriele, H. M., Elmir, S. & Fleming, L. E., Aug 6 2009, In : Marine Pollution Bulletin. 58, 11, p. 1649-1656 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

82 Scopus citations

Modified Joint Weibull approach to determine Load Enhancement Factors

Giancaspro, J., Taam, W. & Wong, R., Apr 1 2009, In : International Journal of Fatigue. 31, 4, p. 782-790 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Scopus citations

Nonlinear flow in karst formations

Chin, D. A., Price, R. M. & Difrenna, V. J., Sep 1 2009, In : Ground Water. 47, 5, p. 669-674 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Scopus citations

Predictive uncertainty in water-quality modeling

Chin, D. A., Nov 27 2009, In : Journal of Environmental Engineering. 135, 12, p. 1315-1325 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

12 Scopus citations

Quantitative evaluation of enterococci and Bacteroidales released by adults and toddlers in marine water

Elmir, S. M., Shibata, T., Solo-Gabriele, H. M., Sinigalliano, C. D., Gidley, M. L., Miller, G., Plano, L. W., Kish, J., Withum, K. & Fleming, L. E., Oct 2009, In : Water Research. 43, 18, p. 4610-4616 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

27 Scopus citations

Real-time or faster-than-real-time simulation of airflow in buildings

Zuo, W. & Chen, Q., Feb 1 2009, In : Indoor Air. 19, 1, p. 33-44 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

81 Scopus citations

Risk-Based TMDLs in pathogen-impaired waters

Chin, D. A., Nov 2 2009, In : Journal of Water Resources Planning and Management. 135, 6, p. 521-527 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

7 Scopus citations

Self powered wireless sensor network for structural bridge health prognosis: A 5-year research and development project for infrastructure sustainability

Matta, F., Ziehl, P., Ozevin, D., Inman, D., Giancaspro, J., Metrovich, B., Nanni, A., Caicedo, J., Gassman, S., Giurgiutiu, V., Huynh, N., Yu, L., Zarate, B., Godinez, V., Gostautas, R., Momeni, S. & Priya, S., Jan 1 2009, Structural Health Monitoring 2009: From System Integration to Autonomous Systems - Proceedings of the 7th International Workshop on Structural Health Monitoring, IWSHM 2009. Chang, F-K. (ed.). DEStech Publications, p. 1747-1754 8 p. (Structural Health Monitoring 2009: From System Integration to Autonomous Systems - Proceedings of the 7th International Workshop on Structural Health Monitoring, IWSHM 2009; vol. 2).

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

4 Scopus citations

Simultaneous concentration of enterococci and coliphage from marine waters using a dual layer filtration system

Abdelzaher, A. M., Solo-Gabriele, H. M., Palmer, C. J. & Scott, T. M., Nov 1 2009, In : Journal of Environmental Quality. 38, 6, p. 2468-2473 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations

Watershed-scale fate and transport of bacteria

Chin, D. A., Sakura-Lemessy, D., Bosch, D. D. & Gay, P. A., Jan 1 2009, In : Transactions of the ASABE. 52, 1, p. 145-154 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

36 Scopus citations
2008
2 Scopus citations

Description of a mechanical device for prestressing of carbon fiber-reinforced polymer sheets - Part I

Yu, P., Silva, P. F. & Nanni, A., Jan 1 2008, In : ACI Structural Journal. 105, 1, p. 3-10 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Scopus citations
120 Scopus citations

Disposal management of preservative-treated wood products

Townsend, T., Dubey, B. & Solo-Gabriele, H., Apr 2 2008, Development of Commercial Wood Preservatives: Efficacy, Environmental, and Health Issues. American Chemical Society, p. 545-562 18 p. (ACS Symposium Series; vol. 982).

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

Distributed strain measurement in steel bridge with fiber optic sensors: Validation through diagnostic load test

Matta, F., Bastianini, F., Galati, N., Casadei, P. & Nanni, A., Jul 28 2008, In : Journal of Performance of Constructed Facilities. 22, 4, p. 264-273 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

50 Scopus citations

Environmental controls, oceanography and population dynamics of pathogens and harmful algal blooms: Connecting sources to human exposure

Dyble, J., Bienfang, P., Dusek, E., Hitchcock, G. L., Holland, F., Laws, E., Lerczak, J., McGillicuddy, D. J., Minnett, P., Moore, S. K., O'Kelly, C., Solo-Gabriele, H. & Wang, J. D., Nov 17 2008, In : Environmental Health: A Global Access Science Source. 7, SUPPL. 2, S5.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

16 Scopus citations

Fire response and mechanical behavior of polysialate syntactic foams

Papakonstantinou, C. G., Giancaspro, J. W. & Balaguru, P. N., Jan 1 2008, In : Composites Part A: Applied Science and Manufacturing. 39, 1, p. 75-84 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

13 Scopus citations

Flexural strength of reinforced concrete beams strengthened with prestressed carbon fiber-reinforced polymer sheets - Part II

Yu, P., Silva, P. F. & Nanni, A., Jan 1 2008, In : ACI Structural Journal. 105, 1, p. 11-20 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Scopus citations

Hydrogen peroxide-enhanced iron-mediated aeration for the treatment of mature landfill leachate

Deng, Y. & Englehardt, J. D., May 1 2008, In : Journal of Hazardous Materials. 153, 1-2, p. 293-299 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

28 Scopus citations

In-situ evaluation of two concrete slab systems. I: Load determination and loading procedure

Galati, N., Nanni, A., Gustavo Tumialan, J. & Ziehl, P. H., Jul 28 2008, In : Journal of Performance of Constructed Facilities. 22, 4, p. 207-216 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

18 Scopus citations

In-situ evaluation of two concrete slab systems. II: Evaluation criteria and outcomes

Ziehl, P. H., Galati, N., Nanni, A. & Tumialan, J. G., Jul 28 2008, In : Journal of Performance of Constructed Facilities. 22, 4, p. 217-227 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

28 Scopus citations

Monte Carlo simulation of shear capacity of URM walls retrofitted by polyurea reinforced GFRP grids

Silva, P. F., Yu, P. & Nanni, A., Jul 28 2008, In : Journal of Composites for Construction. 12, 4, p. 405-415 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

20 Scopus citations

Performance of two anchor systems of externally bonded fiber-reinforced polymer laminates

Eshwar, N., Nanni, A. & Ibell, T. J., Jan 1 2008, In : ACI Materials Journal. 105, 1, p. 72-80 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

61 Scopus citations

Phenomenological models of hydrologic processes in south Florida

Chin, D. A., Jan 30 2008, In : Journal of Hydrology. 349, 1-2, p. 230-243 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Scopus citations

Review of design guidelines for FRP confinement of reinforced concrete columns of noncircular cross sections

Rocca, S., Galati, N. & Nanni, A., Jan 22 2008, In : Journal of Composites for Construction. 12, 1, p. 80-92 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

55 Scopus citations

Role of soil-derived dissolved substances in arsenic transport and transformation in laboratory experiments

Chen, Z., Cai, Y., Liu, G., Solo-Gabriele, H., Snyder, G. H. & Cisar, J. L., Nov 15 2008, In : Science of the Total Environment. 406, 1-2, p. 180-189 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

18 Scopus citations

Sequential concentration of bacteria and viruses from marine waters using a dual membrane system

Abdelzaher, A. M., Solo-Gabriele, H. M., Wright, M. E. & Palmer, C. J., Jul 1 2008, In : Journal of Environmental Quality. 37, 4, p. 1648-1655 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Scopus citations

The coastal environment and human health: Microbial indicators, pathogens, sentinels and reservoirs

Stewart, J. R., Gast, R. J., Fujioka, R. S., Solo-Gabriele, H. M., Meschke, J. S., Amaral-Zettler, L. A., Del Castillo, E., Polz, M. F., Collier, T. K., Strom, M. S., Sinigalliano, C. D., Moeller, P. D. R. & Holland, A. F., Nov 19 2008, In : Environmental Health: A Global Access Science Source. 7, SUPPL. 2, S3.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

111 Scopus citations
2007

A chemical stain for identifying arsenic-treated wood products

Omae, A. L., Solo-Gabriele, H. M. & Townsend, T. G., Jul 1 2007, In : Journal of Wood Chemistry and Technology. 27, 3-4, p. 201-217 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations

A low-cost wireless system for real-time structural health monitoring

Bastianini, F., Sedigh, S., Galati, N., Plessi, V. & Nanni, A., Jan 1 2007, Structural Health Monitoring 2007: Quantification, Validation, and Implementation - Proceedings of the 6th International Workshop on Structural Health Monitoring, IWSHM 2007. Chang, F-K. (ed.). DEStech Publications, p. 129-136 8 p. (Structural Health Monitoring 2007: Quantification, Validation, and Implementation - Proceedings of the 6th International Workshop on Structural Health Monitoring, IWSHM 2007; vol. 1).

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

4 Scopus citations

A mass balance approach for evaluating leachable arsenic and chromium from an in-service CCA-treated wood structure

Shibata, T., Solo-Gabriele, H. M., Fleming, L. E., Cai, Y. & Townsend, T. G., Jan 1 2007, In : Science of the Total Environment. 372, 2-3, p. 624-635 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

28 Scopus citations

Assessment of load transfer and load distribution in bridges utilizing FRP panels

Kleinhans, D. D., Myers, J. J. & Nanni, A., Sep 21 2007, In : Journal of Composites for Construction. 11, 5, p. 545-552 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations

CCA-Treated wood disposed in landfills and life-cycle trade-offs with waste-to-energy and MSW landfill disposal

Jambeck, J., Weitz, K., Solo-Gabriele, H., Townsend, T. & Thorneloe, S., Jun 1 2007, In : Waste Management. 27, 8, p. S21-S28

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

36 Scopus citations

Computational fluid dynamics for indoor environment modeling: Past, present, and future

Chen, Q., Zhang, Z. & Zuo, W., Dec 1 2007, IAQVEC 2007 Proceedings - 6th International Conference on Indoor Air Quality, Ventilation and Energy Conservation in Buildings: Sustainable Built Environment. p. 1-9 9 p. (IAQVEC 2007 Proceedings - 6th International Conference on Indoor Air Quality, Ventilation and Energy Conservation in Buildings: Sustainable Built Environment; vol. 3).

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

5 Scopus citations

Electrochemical oxidation for landfill leachate treatment

Deng, Y. & Englehardt, J. D., Jan 18 2007, In : Waste Management. 27, 3, p. 380-388 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

245 Scopus citations

Environmental infrastructure and socio-economic indicators in San Pedro Sula, Honduras

Meeroff, D. E., Solo-Gabriele, H. & Weisskoff, R., Jan 1 2007, In : International Journal of Environment and Pollution. 31, 3-4, p. 267-279 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

Evaluation of commercial landscaping mulch for possible contamination from CCA

Jacobi, G., Solo-Gabriele, H., Dubey, B., Townsend, T. & Shibata, T., Sep 27 2007, In : Waste Management. 27, 12, p. 1765-1773 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

14 Scopus citations

Evaluation of methods for sorting CCA-treated wood

Jacobi, G., Solo-Gabriele, H., Townsend, T. & Dubey, B., Aug 30 2007, In : Waste Management. 27, 11, p. 1617-1625 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

24 Scopus citations

Experimental evaluation of noncircular reinforced concrete columns strengthened with CFRP

Rocca, S., Galati, N. & Nanni, A., Dec 1 2007, Seismic Strengthening of Concrete Buildings Using FRP Composites - Session at the 2007 ACI Spring Convention. 258 SP ed. p. 37-56 20 p. (American Concrete Institute, ACI Special Publication; no. 258 SP).

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

1 Scopus citations

High strength fiber composites for fabricating fire-Resistant wood with improved mechanical properties

Giancaspro, J. W., Balaguru, P. N. & Chong, K., Jan 1 2007, Advances in Construction Materials 2007. Springer Verlag, p. 289-297 9 p. (Advances in Construction Materials 2007).

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

1 Scopus citations

Impact of surface water conditions on preservative leaching and aquatic toxicity from treated wood products

Dubey, B., Townsend, T., Solo-Gabriele, H. & Bitton, G., May 15 2007, In : Environmental Science and Technology. 41, 10, p. 3781-3786 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

16 Scopus citations

Impacts of Hurricanes Katrina and Rita on the microbial landscape of the New Orleans area

Sinigalliano, C. D., Gidley, M. L., Shibata, T., Whitman, D., Dixon, T. H., Laws, E., Hou, A., Bachoon, D., Brand, L., Amaral-Zettler, L., Gast, R. J., Steward, G. F., Nigro, O. D., Fujioka, R., Betancourf, W. Q., Vithanage, G., Mathews, J., Fleming, L. E. & Solo-Gabriele, H. M., May 22 2007, In : Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 104, 21, p. 9029-9034 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

78 Scopus citations