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Chemical composition and redox activity of PM0.25 near Los Angeles International Airport and comparisons to an urban traffic site

Shirmohammadi, F., Lovett, C., Sowlat, M. H., Mousavi, A., Verma, V., Shafer, M. M., Schauer, J. J. & Sioutas, C. Jan 1 2018 In : Science of the Total Environment. 610-611, p. 1336-1346 11 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

airport
particulate matter
chemical composition
organic carbon
urban traffic
Elastomers
Concretes
Steel
Shear strain
Crushing

Distribution comparison and risk assessment of free-floating and particle-attached bacterial pathogens in urban recreational water: Implications for water quality management

Fang, T., Cui, Q., Huang, Y., Dong, P., Wang, H., Liu, W. T. & Ye, Q. Feb 1 2018 In : Science of the Total Environment. 613-614, p. 428-438 11 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

risk assessment
pathogen
water
distribution
particle

Generalized non-masing hysteresis model for cyclic loading

Numanoglu, O. A., Musgrove, M., Harmon, J. A. & Hashash, Y. M. A. Jan 1 2018 In : Journal of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering. 144, 1, 06017015

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

cyclic loading
hysteresis
damping
modeling
soil

Interfacial stabilization at finite strains for weak and strong discontinuities in multi-constituent materials

Chen, P., Truster, T. J. & Masud, A. Jan 1 2018 In : Computer Methods in Applied Mechanics and Engineering. 328, p. 717-751 35 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

discontinuity
stabilization
Debonding
Stabilization
damage
Nuclear fuels
Time series
Gases
Uncertainty
Nuclear reactors

Metagenomic characterization of biofilter microbial communities in a full-scale drinking water treatment plant

Oh, S., Hammes, F. & Liu, W. T. Jan 1 2018 In : Water Research. 128, p. 278-285 8 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

microbial community
filter
drinking water treatment
water treatment plant
Water treatment plants

Optimizing the Planning of Highway Work Zones to Maximize Safety and Mobility

Abdelmohsen, A. Z. & El-Rayes, K. Jan 1 2018 In : Journal of Management in Engineering. 34, 1, 04017048

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Planning
Safety
Layout
Optimization model
Crash
Concretes
Abutments (bridge)
Piers
Crushing
Fatigue damage
2017

Abrasion resistance and nanoscratch behavior of an ultra-high performance concrete

Zhao, S., Van Dam, E., Lange, D. & Sun, W. Feb 1 2017 In : Journal of Materials in Civil Engineering. 29, 2, 04016212

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

High performance concrete
Wear resistance
Ointments
Stiffness
Hydration
Surrogate Model
Network Connectivity
System Reliability
Reliability Analysis
Systems Analysis

Accuracy and robustness of stress intensity factor extraction methods for the generalized/eXtended Finite Element Method

Gupta, P., Duarte, C. A. & Dhankhar, A. Jun 15 2017 In : Engineering Fracture Mechanics. 179, p. 120-153 34 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Correlation methods
Stress intensity factors
Finite element method
Parameter extraction
Cracks

A contactless ultrasonic surface wave approach to characterize distributed cracking damage in concrete

Ham, S., Song, H., Oelze, M. L. & Popovics, J. S. Mar 1 2017 In : Ultrasonics. 75, p. 46-57 12 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

surface waves
ultrasonics
damage
Ultrasonics
Direction compound

A continuum approximation approach to the dynamic facility location problem in a growing market

Wang, X., Lim, M. K. & Ouyang, Y. 2017 In : Transportation Science. 51, 1, p. 343-357 15 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Trajectories
Planning
Experiments

A convex formulation of traffic dynamics on transportation networks

Li, Y., Claudel, C. G., Piccoli, B. & Work, D. B. 2017 In : SIAM Journal on Applied Mathematics. 77, 4, p. 1493-1515 23 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Traffic Dynamics
Transportation Networks
Partial differential equation
Formulation
Hamilton-Jacobi

Advancements in continuous approximation models for logistics and transportation systems: 1996-2016

Ansari, S., Başdere, M., Li, X., Ouyang, Y. & Smilowitz, K. 2017 (Accepted/In press) In : Transportation Research Part B: Methodological.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Logistics
Supply chain management

Advances in measuring air-void parameters in hardened concrete using a flatbed scanner

Song, Y., Zou, R., Castaneda, D. I., Riding, K. A. & Lange, D. A. 2017 In : Journal of Testing and Evaluation. 45, 5

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Concretes
Air
Ointments
Personnel
Phenolphthalein

A framework for evaluating the effects of drained cyclic preshearing on the liquefaction resistance of Ottawa sand

Sibley, E. L. D., Olson, S. M. & Polito, C. P. 2017 In : Geotechnical Special Publication. GSP 281, p. 131-140 10 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

liquefaction
sand
effect
Liquefaction
Sand

A game theory analysis of green infrastructure stormwater management policies

William, R., Garg, J. & Stillwell, A. S. Sep 1 2017 In : Water Resources Research. 53, 9, p. 8003-8019 17 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

game theory
stormwater
infrastructure
analysis
policy
ferrofluids
rubber
iron
Magnetic fluids
Elastomers

A high surface area mesoporous γ-Al2O3 with tailoring texture by glucose template for ethanol dehydration to ethylene

Feng, R., Hu, X., Yan, X., Yan, Z. & Rood, M. J. Mar 15 2017 In : Microporous and Mesoporous Materials. 241, p. 89-97 9 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

glucose
dehydration
ethyl alcohol
ethylene
templates

Allocating Environmental Water and Impact on Basin Unemployment: Role of A Diversified Economy

Roobavannan, M., Kandasamy, J., Pande, S., Vigneswaran, S. & Sivapalan, M. Jun 1 2017 In : Ecological Economics. 136, p. 178-188 11 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

unemployment
basin
water
economy
Unemployment

Ambient Size Distributions and Lung Deposition of Aerosol Dithiothreitol-Measured Oxidative Potential: Contrast between Soluble and Insoluble Particles

Fang, T., Zeng, L., Gao, D., Verma, V., Stefaniak, A. B. & Weber, R. J. Jun 20 2017 In : Environmental Science and Technology. 51, 12, p. 6802-6811 10 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

aerosol
water
particle
Dithiothreitol
Aerosols
Design of experiments
Wheels
Concretes
assay
aerosol
filter
water
method

Amplifying Progress toward Multiple Development Goals through Resource Recovery from Sanitation

Trimmer, J. T., Cusick, R. D. & Guest, J. S. Sep 19 2017 In : Environmental Science and Technology. 51, 18, p. 10765-10776 12 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

sanitation
resource
Sanitation
Recovery
nutrient

A probabilistic framework to justify allowable admixed chloride limits in concrete

Shakouri, M., Trejo, D. & Gardoni, P. May 15 2017 In : Construction and Building Materials. 139, p. 490-500 11 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Chlorides
Concretes
Decision making
Economics
Corrosion

A Reliability-Based Capability Approach

Tabandeh, A., Gardoni, P. & Murphy, C. Jun 2017 In : Risk Analysis.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Resource Allocation
Risk Management
Statistical Models

Aromatic thermosetting copolyester foam core and aluminum foam face three-layer sandwich composite for impact energy absorption

Bakir, M., Bahceci, E., Meyer, J. L., Economy, J. & Jasiuk, I. Jun 1 2017 In : Materials Letters. 196, p. 288-291 4 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

energy absorption
foams
aluminum
composite materials
Energy absorption

A service-oriented architecture for coupling web service models using the Basic Model Interface (BMI)

Jiang, P., Elag, M., Kumar, P., Peckham, S. D., Marini, L. & Rui, L. Jun 1 2017 In : Environmental Modelling and Software. 92, p. 107-118 12 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Service oriented architecture (SOA)
Web services
services
Interoperability
modeling

Assembly, Morphology, Diffusivity, and Indentation of Hydrogel-Supported Lipid Bilayers

Shoaib, T., Nalam, P. C., He, Y., Chen, Y. & Espinosa-Marzal, R. M. Jul 18 2017 In : Langmuir. 33, 28, p. 7105-7117 13 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

indentation
diffusivity
lipids
assembly
Lipid bilayers

Assessing climate adaptation options and uncertainties for cereal systems in West Africa

Guan, K., Sultan, B., Biasutti, M., Baron, C. & Lobell, D. B. Jan 15 2017 In : Agricultural and Forest Meteorology. 232, p. 291-305 15 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Western Africa
uncertainty
climate change
climate
cereal

Assessment of low-temperature cracking in asphalt materials using an acoustic emission approach

Sun, Z., Behnia, B., Buttlar, W. G. & Reis, H. 2017 In : Journal of Testing and Evaluation. 45, 6

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Binders
Temperature
Asphalt
Hot Temperature
Asphalt concrete

A tale of two riffles: Using multidimensional, multifractional, time-varying sediment transport to assess self-maintenance in pool-riffle sequences

Bayat, E., Rodríguez, J. F., Saco, P. M., de Almeida, G. A. M., Vahidi, E. & García, M. H. Mar 1 2017 In : Water Resources Research. 53, 3, p. 2095-2113 19 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

pool-riffle sequence
riffle
sediment transport
methodology
sediment
tissue engineering
formulations
Tissue engineering
proteins
cells

Automated damage detection in miter gates of navigation locks

Eick, B. A., Treece, Z. R., Spencer, B. F., Smith, M. D., Sweeney, S. C., Alexander, Q. G. & Foltz, S. D. 2017 (Accepted/In press) In : Structural Control and Health Monitoring.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Damage detection
Navigation
Time series
Critical infrastructures
Environmental impact

Autonomous evaluation of ambient vibration of underground spaces induced by adjacent subway trains using high-sensitivity Wireless Smart sensors

Sun, K., Zhang, W., Ding, H., Kim, R. E. & Spencer, B. F. Jan 1 2017 In : Smart Structures and Systems. 19, 1, p. 1-10 10 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Subways
Subway stations
Sensor nodes
Sensors

Axial Strain Accelerations Approach for Damage Localization in Statically Determinate Truss Structures

Blachowski, B., An, Y., Spencer, B. F. & Ou, J. Apr 1 2017 In : Computer-Aided Civil and Infrastructure Engineering. 32, 4, p. 304-318 15 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Global optimization

Baseline rolling resistance for tires’ on-road fuel efficiency using finite element modeling

Hernandez, J. A., Al-Qadi, I. L. & Ozer, H. May 4 2017 In : International Journal of Pavement Engineering. 18, 5, p. 424-432 9 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Tires
Axles
Trucks
Temperature distribution
Finite element method

Bayesian calibration of groundwater models with input data uncertainty

Xu, T., Valocchi, A. J., Ye, M., Liang, F. & Lin, Y. F. Apr 1 2017 In : Water Resources Research. 53, 4, p. 3224-3245 22 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

calibration
groundwater
parameter
pumping
prediction
CRISPR-Associated Proteins
Clustered Regularly Interspaced Short Palindromic Repeats
Drinking Water
Genome
Virulence

Biaxial behavior of high-performance fiber-reinforced cementitious composite plates

Foltz, R. R., Lee, D. H. & LaFave, J. M. Jul 15 2017 In : Construction and Building Materials. 143, p. 501-514 14 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Fibers
Composite materials
Fiber reinforced materials
Concretes
Steel

Biomass and biofuels in China: Toward bioenergy resource potentials and their impacts on the environment

Qin, Z., Zhuang, Q., Cai, X., He, Y., Huang, Y., Jiang, D., Lin, E., Liu, Y., Tang, Y. & Wang, M. Q. 2017 (Accepted/In press) In : Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Biofuels
Biomass
Ecosystems
Ethanol fuels
Alternative fuels
Cements
Asphalt
Asphalt pavements
Porosity
Concretes

Bonding in cementitious materials with asphalt-coated particles: Part I – The interfacial transition zone

Brand, A. S. & Roesler, J. R. Jan 15 2017 In : Construction and Building Materials. 130, p. 171-181 11 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Asphalt
Asphalt pavements
Calcium Hydroxide
Hydrated lime
dolomite

Boundary frame contribution in coupled and uncoupled steel plate shear walls

Wang, M., Borello, D. J. & Fahnestock, L. A. Nov 1 2017 In : Earthquake Engineering and Structural Dynamics. 46, 14, p. 2355-2380 26 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

steel
Shear walls
Steel
infill
Stiffness

Calibration and ranking of coarse-grained models in molecular simulations using bayesian formalism

Meidani, H., Hooper, J. B., Bedrov, D. & Kirby, R. M. 2017 In : International Journal for Uncertainty Quantification. 7, 2, p. 99-115 17 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Molecular Simulation
Ranking
Calibration
Model
Prediction

Caprock Integrity and Induced Seismicity from Laboratory and Numerical Experiments

Vilarrasa, V. & Makhnenko, R. Y. 2017 In : Energy Procedia. 125, p. 494-503 10 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Aquifers
Numerical models
Carbon
Experiments
Induced Seismicity

Case study: Oso, Washington, landslide of march 22, 2014-material properties and failure mechanism

Stark, T. D., Baghdady, A. K., Hungr, O. & Aaron, J. May 1 2017 In : Journal of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering. 143, 5, 05017001

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

failure mechanism
landslide
material
Landslides
Materials properties

Characterisation of the Eulerian and Lagrangian accelerations in the intermediate field of turbulent circular jets

Kim, J. T., Liberzon, A. & Chamorro, L. P. Jan 2 2017 In : Journal of Turbulence. 18, 1, p. 87-102 16 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

probability density functions
vorticity
Vorticity
Pipe
nozzle geometry