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A Holistic Framework to Assess Drought Preparedness

Cai, X., Shafiee-Jood, M., Ge, Y., Kokoszka, S. & Apurv, T. Jan 1 2018 In : World Scientific Series on Asia-Pacific Weather and Climate. 10, p. 177-191 15 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

drought
world
crisis management
natural hazard
limiting factor

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. Jan 1 2018 In : Structural Control and Health Monitoring. 25, 1, e2053

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Damage detection
Navigation
Time series
Critical infrastructures
Environmental impact

Biological processes dominate seasonality of remotely sensed canopy greenness in an Amazon evergreen forest

Wu, J., Kobayashi, H., Stark, S. C., Meng, R., Guan, K., Tran, N. N., Gao, S., Yang, W., Restrepo-Coupe, N., Miura, T., Oliviera, R. C., Rogers, A., Dye, D. G., Nelson, B. W., Serbin, S. P., Huete, A. R. & Saleska, S. R. Jan 1 2018 (Accepted/In press) In : New Phytologist.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Biological Phenomena
Crowns
Artifacts
Demography
Forests

Case study: Vertical drain and stability analyses for a compacted embankment on soft soils

Stark, T. D., Ricciardi, P. J. & Sisk, R. D. Feb 1 2018 In : Journal of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering. 144, 2, 05017007

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

soft soil
embankment
drain
shear strength
Shear strength

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
fracture propagation
finite element method
simulation
hydraulic fracturing
Crack propagation
Elastomers
Concretes
Steel
Shear strain
Crushing

Damage detection in shear buildings using different estimated curvature

Shi, J. Y., Spencer, B. F. & Chen, S. S. Jan 1 2018 In : Structural Control and Health Monitoring. 25, 1, e2050

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Damage detection
Frequency response
Finite difference method
Interpolation

Diel ecosystem conductance response to vapor pressure deficit is suboptimal and independent of soil moisture

Lin, C., Gentine, P., Huang, Y., Guan, K., Kimm, H. & Zhou, S. Mar 15 2018 In : Agricultural and Forest Meteorology. 250-251, p. 24-34 11 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

diel variation
carbon budget
water exchange
stomatal conductance
vapor pressure

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
Wind effects
Tornadoes
Anemometers
Structural design
Turbulence

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

Improving maize growth processes in the community land model: Implementation and evaluation

Peng, B., Guan, K., Chen, M., Lawrence, D. M., Pokhrel, Y., Suyker, A., Arkebauer, T. & Lu, Y. Mar 15 2018 In : Agricultural and Forest Meteorology. 250-251, p. 64-89 26 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

agricultural modeling
canopy architecture
environmental modeling
global perspective
net ecosystem exchange

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

Interfacial transition zone of cement composites with steel furnace slag aggregates

Brand, A. S. & Roesler, J. R. Feb 1 2018 In : Cement and Concrete Composites. 86, p. 117-129 13 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Steel
Slags
Furnaces
Composite materials
zinc oxide-non-eugenol cement
Nuclear fuels
Time series
Gases
Uncertainty
Nuclear reactors

Machine learning to predict the global distribution of aerosol mixing state metrics

Hughes, M., Kodros, J. K., Pierce, J. R., West, M. & Riemer, N. Jan 9 2018 In : Atmosphere. 9, 1, 15

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

climate modeling
aerosol
distribution
machine learning
global climate

Maintaining electric grid reliability under hydrologic drought and heat wave conditions

Lubega, W. N. & Stillwell, A. S. Jan 15 2018 In : Applied Energy. 210, p. 538-549 12 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

power plant
drought
heat wave
Drought
Hot Temperature

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

Minimizing duration and crew work interruptions of repetitive construction projects

Altuwaim, A. & El-Rayes, K. Apr 1 2018 In : Automation in Construction. 88, p. 59-72 14 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Scheduling algorithms
Scheduling

Multi-level damage identification of a bridge structure: a combined numerical and experimental investigation

Xu, Y. L., Zhang, C. D., Zhan, S. & Spencer, B. F. Feb 1 2018 In : Engineering Structures. 156, p. 53-67 15 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Sensors
Inverse problems
Identification (control systems)

Optimization problem formulation framework with application to engineering systems

Crossley, W. A., Luan, S., Allison, J. T. & Thurston, D. L. Jan 1 2018 (Accepted/In press) In : Systems Engineering.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Economics
Civil aviation
Wind turbines

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
power plant
effluent
energy
water
Water

Role of initial particle arrangement in ballast mechanical behavior

Qian, Y., Lee, S. J., Tutumluer, E., Hashash, Y. M. A. & Ghaboussi, J. Mar 1 2018 In : International Journal of Geomechanics. 18, 3, 04017158

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

discrete element method
aggregate size
deformation mechanism
finite difference method
triaxial test
Concretes
Abutments (bridge)
Piers
Crushing
Fatigue damage

Technical and environmental evaluation of metallurgical slags as aggregate for sustainable pavement layer applications

Gökalp, İ., Uz, V. E., Saltan, M. & Tutumluer, E. Mar 1 2018 In : Transportation Geotechnics. 14, p. 61-69 9 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

slag
pavement
evaluation
Slags
waste disposal

Tree cover shows strong sensitivity to precipitation variability across the global tropics

Xu, X., Medvigy, D., Trugman, A. T., Guan, K., Good, S. P. & Rodriguez-Iturbe, I. Jan 1 2018 (Accepted/In press) In : Global Ecology and Biogeography.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

ecohydrology
biogeography
tropics
effect
grass

Understanding and managing the food-energy-water nexus – opportunities for water resources research

Cai, X., Wallington, K., Shafiee-Jood, M. & Marston, L. Jan 1 2018 In : Advances in Water Resources. 111, p. 259-273 15 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

water resource
food
energy
water
policy

Vehicle energy consumption and an environmental impact calculation model for the transportation infrastructure systems

Ziyadi, M., Ozer, H., Kang, S. & Al-Qadi, I. L. Jan 20 2018 In : Journal of Cleaner Production. 174, p. 424-436 13 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Environmental impact
Energy consumption
Transportation infrastructure
Pavement
transportation infrastructure
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

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. Jan 1 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. Jan 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