Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering

Research Output 1974 2020

2016

Nonlinear Finite Element Analysis of Adobe Structures Strengthened by Synthetic Nylons

Mamghani, M., Bhatia, S. K., Ataei, H. & Lui, E., 2016.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Earthquake effects
Brick
Developing countries
Reinforcement
Gravitation
7 Citations (Scopus)

Oral intake of ranitidine increases urinary excretion of N-nitrosodimethylamine

Zeng, T. & Mitch, W. A., Jun 4 2016, In : Carcinogenesis. 37, 6, p. 625-634 10 p., bgw034.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Dimethylnitrosamine
Ranitidine
Nitrosamines
Amines
Stomach
12 Citations (Scopus)

Patterns of nutrient dynamics in Adirondack lakes recovering from acid deposition

Gerson, J. R., Driscoll, C. T. & Roy, K. M., Sep 1 2016, In : Ecological Applications. 26, 6, p. 1758-1770 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

nutrient dynamics
acid deposition
lake
seepage
drainage

Preface

Hsuan, Y. G., Bhatia, S. K. & Soong, T. Y., 2016, In : Unknown Journal. 2016-January, 275 GSP, p. iii

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

35 Citations (Scopus)

Recycling and reuse of construction and demolition waste in concrete-filled steel tubes: A review

Chen, Z., Xu, J., Chen, Y. & Lui, E. M., Nov 15 2016, In : Construction and Building Materials. 126, p. 641-660 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Concrete aggregates
Demolition
Steel
Recycling
Concretes
23 Citations (Scopus)
Northeastern United States
acid soil
complexation
acid soils
forest soils
23 Citations (Scopus)

Relative Importance of Different Water Categories as Sources of N-Nitrosamine Precursors

Zeng, T., Glover, C. M., Marti, E. J., Woods-Chabane, G. C., Karanfil, T., Mitch, W. A. & Dickenson, E. R. V., Dec 20 2016, In : Environmental Science & Technology. 50, 24, p. 13239-13248 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Dimethylnitrosamine
Nitrosamines
Effluents
Wastewater
Water
10 Citations (Scopus)

Residual flexural strength of corroded reinforced concrete beams

Jnaid, F. & Aboutaha, R. S., Jul 15 2016, In : Engineering Structures. 119, p. 198-216 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bending strength
Reinforced concrete
Corrosion
Analytical models
Steel
10 Citations (Scopus)

Response of fish assemblages to declining acidic deposition in Adirondack Mountain lakes, 1984–2012

Baldigo, B. P., Roy, K. M. & Driscoll, C. T., Dec 1 2016, In : Atmospheric Environment. 146, p. 223-235 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Fish
Lakes
mountain
lake
fish

Shear resistance of GFRP composite bars for concrete pavement joints

Xu, J., Tan, C. & Aboutaha, R. S., 2016, Proceedings of the American Society for Composites - 31st Technical Conference, ASC 2016. DEStech Publications Inc.

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

Concrete pavements
Glass fibers
Polymers
Composite materials
Steel
8 Citations (Scopus)

Silica uptake and release in live and decaying biomass in a northern hardwood forest

Clymans, W., Conley, D. J., Battles, J. J., Frings, P. J., Koppers, M. M., Likens, G. E. & Johnson, C. E., Nov 1 2016, In : Ecology. 97, 11, p. 3044-3057 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

hardwood forests
silica
tree trunk
experimental forests
coarse woody debris

Strength and ductility of CFRP strengthened highway PC girders: An fem investigation

Bai, T., Yan, B., Ataei, H. & Aboutaha, R. S., Jan 1 2016, Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Fibre-Reinforced Polymer (FRP) Composites in Civil Engineering, CICE 2016. Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering and Research Institute for Sustainable Urban Development, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, p. 307-312 6 p.

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

Beams and girders
Carbon fibers
Ductility
Polymers
Highway bridges
17 Citations (Scopus)

Structural Modifications to Quaternary Ammonium Polymer Coagulants to Inhibit N-Nitrosamine Formation

Zeng, T., Li, R. J. & Mitch, W. A., May 3 2016, In : Environmental Science and Technology. 50, 9, p. 4778-4787 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Nitrosamines
Coagulants
Ammonium Compounds
Polymers
ammonium

Teaching professional engineering ethics in civil and construction engineering

Ataei, H. & Salem, O. M., Jun 26 2016, 2016 ASEE Annual Conference and Exposition. American Society for Engineering Education, Vol. 2016-June.

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

Teaching
Engineers
Decision making
Civil engineering
Curricula
14 Citations (Scopus)

The effects of climate downscaling technique and observational data set on modeled ecological responses

Pourmokhtarian, A., Driscoll, C. T., Campbell, J. L., Hayhoe, K. & Stoner, A. M. K., Jul 1 2016, In : Ecological Applications. 26, 5, p. 1321-1337 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

downscaling
climate
climate change
general circulation model
spatial resolution
2 Citations (Scopus)

Water conservation: Observations from a higher education facility management perspective

Cupido, A., Steinberg, L. J. & Baetz, B., Jun 1 2016, In : Journal of Green Building. 11, 3, p. 162-182 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Water conservation
higher education
conservation
Education
water
23 Citations (Scopus)

Water quantity and quality response of a green roof to storm events: Experimental and monitoring observations

Carpenter, C. M. G., Todorov, D., Driscoll, C. T. & Montesdeoca, M., Nov 1 2016, In : Environmental Pollution. 218, p. 664-672 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Water Quality
Roofs
Nutrients
Water
Monitoring
2015
7 Citations (Scopus)

Analysis of rectangular hybrid steel-GFRP reinforced concrete beam columns

El-Helou, R. G. & Aboutaha, R. S., Aug 1 2015, In : Computers and Concrete. 16, 2, p. 245-260 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Steel fibers
Glass fibers
Reinforced concrete
Concretes
Polymers
29 Citations (Scopus)

Deposition of mercury in forests along a montane elevation gradient

Blackwell, B. D. & Driscoll, C. T., May 5 2015, In : Environmental Science and Technology. 49, 9, p. 5363-5370 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Mercury
throughfall
atmospheric deposition
Hardwoods
litterfall
1 Citation (Scopus)

Development and pilot test of the rate and accumulation concept inventory

Flynn, C. D., Davidson, C. I., Dotger, S. & Sullivan, M., 2015, 122nd ASEE Annual Conference and Exposition: Making Value for Society. American Society for Engineering Education

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

Students
Large scale systems
Environmental engineering
Testing
Civil engineering

Evaluating Geotextile Tube Dewatering Performance at Scudders Pond Using Cationic Starches. Geosynthetics 2015

Bhatia, S. K., Khachan, M., Kiffle, Z., Lebster, G., Wilcox, D., Kaye, P. & Timpson, C., 2015, p. 1061 - 1069.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

3 Citations (Scopus)

Factors influencing critical and target loads for the acidification of lake–watersheds in the Adirondack region of New York

Zhou, Q., Driscoll, C. T., Sullivan, T. J. & Pourmokhtarian, A., May 4 2015, In : Biogeochemistry. 124, 1-3, p. 353-369 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Acidification
acidification
Lakes
lake
Watersheds

Finite element analysis of cable-stayed strands' failure due to fire

Ataei, H., Mamaghani, M. & Aboutaha, R. S., 2015, Forensic Engineering 2015: Performance of the Built Environment - Proceedings of the 7th Congress on Forensic Engineering. American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), p. 736-745 10 p.

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

cable
Fires
Cables
Finite element method
Cable stayed bridges

Importance of within-lake processes in affecting the dynamics of dissolved organic carbon and dissolved organic and inorganic nitrogen in an Adirondack forested lake/watershed

Kang, P. G., Mitchell, M. J., McHale, P. J., Driscoll, C. T., McHale, M. R., Inamdar, S. & Park, J. H., Oct 28 2015, In : Biogeosciences Discussions. 12, 20, p. 17285-17327 43 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

dissolved organic nitrogen
dissolved inorganic nitrogen
dissolved organic carbon
watershed
lakes
1 Citation (Scopus)

Industry survey of state of practice for helical piles and tiebacks

Clemence, S. P. & Lutenegger, A. J., Apr 1 2015, In : DFI Journal. 9, 1, p. 21-41 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Piles
pile
industry
Industry
Engineers
17 Citations (Scopus)

Infiltration performance of engineered surfaces commonly used for distributed stormwater management

Valinski, N. A. & Chandler, D. G., Sep 1 2015, In : Journal of Environmental Management. 160, p. 297-305 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

stormwater
Infiltration
infiltration
Soils
pavement
geotextile
dewatering
shear strength
fibre
rate
8 Citations (Scopus)

Interactive effects of climate change with nutrients, mercury, and freshwater acidification on key taxa in the North Atlantic Landscape Conservation Cooperative region

Pinkney, A. E., Driscoll, C. T., Evers, D. C., Hooper, M. J., Horan, J., Jones, J. W., Lazarus, R. S., Marshall, H. G., Milliken, A., Rattner, B. A., Schmerfeld, J. & Sparling, D. W., 2015, In : Integrated Environmental Assessment and Management. 11, 3, p. 355-369 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

acidification
global climate
climate change
conservation
nutrient
7 Citations (Scopus)

Inter-laboratory variation in the chemical analysis of acidic forest soil reference samples from eastern North America

Ross, D. S., Bailey, S. W., Briggs, R. D., Curry, J., Fernandez, I. J., Fredriksen, G., Goodale, C. L., Hazlett, P. W., Heine, P. R., Johnson, C. E., Larson, J. T., Lawrence, G. B., Kolka, R. K., Ouimet, R., Paré, D., Richter, D. D., Schirmer, C. D. & Warby, R. A., May 1 2015, In : Ecosphere. 6, 5

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

reference sample
chemical analysis
acid soils
forest soils
forest soil

Mathematical Modeling of the Dewatering of Dredged Sediments in Geotextile Tubes. Geosynthetics 2015

Bhatia, S. K., Ramarao, B., Lavrykov, S., Khachan, M. & Sergiy, G., 2015, p. 1070 - 1079.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

1 Citation (Scopus)

Neural networks for prediction of stream flow based on snow accumulation

Tarnpradab, S., Mehrotra, K., Mohan, C. K. & Chandler, D. G., Jan 15 2015, IEEE SSCI 2014 - 2014 IEEE Symposium Series on Computational Intelligence - CIES 2014: 2014 IEEE Symposium on Computational Intelligence for Engineering Solutions, Proceedings. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., p. 88-94 7 p. 7011836

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

Stream flow
Snow
Principal component analysis
Neural networks
Watersheds
22 Citations (Scopus)

Proton and aluminum binding properties of organic acids in surface waters of the northeastern U.S.

Fakhraei, H. & Driscoll, C. T., Mar 3 2015, In : Environmental Science and Technology. 49, 5, p. 2939-2947 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Organic acids
Aluminum
Surface waters
organic acid
Protons
17 Citations (Scopus)
experimental forests
soil chemistry
Acidification
snowmelt
hydrochemistry
6 Citations (Scopus)

Responses of 20 lake-watersheds in the Adirondack region of New York to historical and potential future acidic deposition

Zhou, Q., Driscoll, C. T. & Sullivan, T. J., Apr 1 2015, In : Science of the Total Environment. 511, p. 186-194 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Lakes
Watersheds
critical load
watershed
lake

Support of women geotechnical engineering faculty: History and initiatives

Alestalo, S. W., Bhatia, S. K. & Sukumaran, B., 2015, Geotechnical Special Publication. American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), Vol. GSP 256. p. 2189-2202 14 p.

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

Geotechnical engineering
geotechnical engineering
history
Structural design
Paint
11 Citations (Scopus)

The promise and peril of intensive-site-based ecological research: Insights from the Hubbard Brook ecosystem study

Fahey, T. J., Templer, P. H., Anderson, B. T., Battles, J. J., Campbell, J. L., Driscoll, C. T., Fusco, A. R., Green, M. B., Kassam, K. A. S., Rodenhouse, N. L., Rustad, L., Schaberg, P. G. & Vadeboncoeur, M. A., Apr 1 2015, In : Ecology. 96, 4, p. 885-901 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

experimental forests
Ecosystem
ecosystems
ecosystem
Research

The Use of Fibers to Improve Geotextile Tube Dewatering Performance and Stability: Geosynthetics 2015

Bhatia, S. K., Khachan, M., Cetin, D. & Sengul, T., 2015, p. 1080 - 1099.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

23 Citations (Scopus)

Using foliar and forest floor mercury concentrations to assess spatial patterns of mercury deposition

Blackwell, B. D. & Driscoll, C. T., Jul 1 2015, In : Environmental Pollution. 202, p. 126-134 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Mercury
Nitrogen
Coniferophyta
Sulfur
Needles
58 Citations (Scopus)

US power plant carbon standards and clean air and health co-benefits

Driscoll, C. T., Buonocore, J. J., Levy, J. I., Lambert, K. F., Burtraw, D., Reid, S. B., Fakhraei, H. & Schwartz, J., Jun 26 2015, In : Nature Climate Change. 5, 6, p. 535-540 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

power plant
air
ambient air
public health
carbon
14 Citations (Scopus)

Watershed area ratio accurately predicts daily streamflow in nested catchments in the Catskills, New York

Gianfagna, C. C., Johnson, C. E., Chandler, D. G. & Hofmann, C., Sep 1 2015, In : Journal of Hydrology: Regional Studies. 4, p. 583-594 12 p., 126.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

streamflow
watershed
catchment
estimation method
gauge
9 Citations (Scopus)
methylmercury
Mercury
Dilution
Lakes
zooplankton
2014
4 Citations (Scopus)

A fluvial mercury budget for Lake Ontario

Denkenberger, J. S., Driscoll, C. T., Mason, E., Branfireun, B. & Warnock, A., Jun 3 2014, In : Environmental Science and Technology. 48, 11, p. 6107-6114 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ontario
Budgets
Lakes
Mercury
Watersheds
2 Citations (Scopus)
Geotextiles
Kaolinite
geotextile
Dewatering
Polyacrylates
4 Citations (Scopus)

Analytical model for CFRP strengthened circular RC column under elevated temperature

Rashid, R. S. M. & Aboutaha, R. S., 2014, In : Computers and Concrete. 13, 4, p. 517-529 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Carbon fibers
Analytical models
Concretes
Polymers
Temperature
16 Citations (Scopus)

Avian, salamander, and forest floor mercury concentrations increase with elevation in a terrestrial ecosystem

Townsend, J. M., Driscoll, C. T., Rimmer, C. C. & Mcfarland, K. P., Jan 2014, In : Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry. 33, 1, p. 208-215 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Urodela
forest floor
Mercury
terrestrial ecosystem
Ecosystems
16 Citations (Scopus)

Cationic starch flocculants as an alternative to synthetic polymers in geotextile tube dewatering

Khachan, M. M., Bhatia, S. K., Bader, R. A., Cetin, D. & Ramarao, B. V., 2014, In : Geosynthetics International. 21, 2, p. 119-136 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Geotextiles
geotextile
Dewatering
dewatering
Starch
11 Citations (Scopus)

Changes in the long-term supply of mercury species to the upper mixed waters of a recovering lake

Todorova, S., Driscoll, C. T., Effler, S. W., O'Donnell, S., Matthews, D. A., Todorov, D. L. & Gindlesperger, S., 2014, In : Environmental Pollution. 185, p. 314-321 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Lakes
Mercury
Water
31 Citations (Scopus)

Changing climate alters inputs and pathways of mercury deposition to forested ecosystems

Blackwell, B. D., Driscoll, C. T., Maxwell, J. A. & Holsen, T. M., 2014, In : Biogeochemistry. 119, 1-3, p. 215-228 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Mercury
Ecosystems
Hardwoods
ecosystem
climate
5 Citations (Scopus)

Design and effectiveness of modeling-based mathematics in a summer bridge program

Doerr, H. M., Ärlebäck, J. B. & Staniec, A. C., 2014, In : Journal of Engineering Education. 103, 1, p. 92-114 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

mathematics
Students
student
semester
engineering
1 Citation (Scopus)

Design of pr frames with top and seat angle connections using the direct analysis method

Singh, R. & Lui, E. M., 2014, In : Advanced Steel Construction. 10, 2, p. 116-138 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Seats
Stiffness
Gravitation
Steel construction
Unloading