Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering

Research Output

2016

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

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

15 Scopus citations

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

2 Scopus citations

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

25 Scopus citations
2015

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

8 Scopus citations

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

34 Scopus citations

Development and pilot test of the rate and accumulation concept inventory

Flynn, C. D., Davidson, C. I., Dotger, S. & Sullivan, M., Jan 1 2015, In : ASEE Annual Conference and Exposition, Conference Proceedings. 122nd ASEE Annual Conference and Exposition: Making Value for Society, 122nd ASEE Annual Conference and Exposition: Making Value for...

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

1 Scopus citations

Effects of calcium silicate treatment on the composition of forest floor organic matter in a northern hardwood forest stand

Balaria, A., Johnson, C. E., Groffman, P. M. & Fisk, M. C., Jan 1 2015, In : Biogeochemistry. 122, 2-3, p. 313-326 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Scopus citations

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

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 8 2015, In : Biogeochemistry. 124, 1-3, p. 353-369 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations

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

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

Industry survey of state of practice for helical piles and tiebacks

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

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations

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

19 Scopus citations
Open Access
8 Scopus citations

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., Jan 1 2015, In : Integrated Environmental Assessment and Management. 11, 3, p. 355-369 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

8 Scopus citations

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

7 Scopus citations

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

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

25 Scopus citations
18 Scopus citations

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

8 Scopus citations

Support of women geotechnical engineering faculty: History and initiatives

Alestalo, S. W., Bhatia, S. K. & Sukumaran, B., Jan 1 2015, IFCEE 2015 - Proceedings of the International Foundations Congress and Equipment Expo 2015. Anderson, J. B., Iskander, M., Suleiman, M. T. & Laefer, D. F. (eds.). American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), p. 2189-2202 14 p. (Geotechnical Special Publication; vol. GSP 256).

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

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

12 Scopus citations

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

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

26 Scopus citations

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 journalReview article

68 Scopus citations

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

21 Scopus citations
14 Scopus citations
2014

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

6 Scopus citations
3 Scopus citations

Analytical model for CFRP strengthened circular RC column under elevated temperature

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

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations

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 1 2014, In : Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry. 33, 1, p. 208-215 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

23 Scopus citations

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., Apr 2014, In : Geosynthetics International. 21, 2, p. 119-136 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

17 Scopus citations

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

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

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

12 Scopus citations

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

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

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

41 Scopus citations

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

Doerr, H. M., Ärlebäck, J. B. & Costello Staniec, A., Feb 20 2014, In : Journal of Engineering Education. 103, 1, p. 92-114 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Scopus citations

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

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

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

Development of a total maximum daily load (TMDL) for acid-impaired lakes in the Adirondack region of New York

Fakhraei, H., Driscoll, C. T., Selvendiran, P., DePinto, J. V., Bloomfield, J., Quinn, S. & Rowell, H. C., Oct 2014, In : Atmospheric Environment. 95, p. 277-287 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

28 Scopus citations

Development of innovative PAM-coated fibers for erosion and sediment control

Smith, J. L., Steele, S. E., Driscoll, M. S., Daley, D. & Bhatia, S. K., 2014, 10th International Conference on Geosynthetics, ICG 2014. Ziegler, M., Laackmann, K., Brau, G. & Heerten, G. (eds.). Deutsche Gesellschaft fur Geotechnik e.V., (10th International Conference on Geosynthetics, ICG 2014).

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

Dewatering performance of fiber-reinforced fly ash slurry

Cetin, D., Sengul, T., Khachan, M. M., Bhatia, S. K. & Owen, S. O., Jan 1 2014, New Frontiers in GeoTechnical Engineering - Selected Papers from the Proceedings of the 2014 GeoShanghai International Congress. 243 GSP ed. American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), p. 98-107 10 p. (Geotechnical Special Publication; no. 243 GSP).

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

3 Scopus citations

Effect of confinement on creep behavior of EPS geofoam

Birhan, A. G. & Negussey, D., Nov 1 2014, In : Geotechnical Testing Journal. 37, 6

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations

Effect of pore size distribution on sediment retention and passing

Kiffle, Z. B., Bhatia, S. K., Khachan, M. M. & Jackson, E. K., 2014, 10th International Conference on Geosynthetics, ICG 2014. Deutsche Gesellschaft fur Geotechnik e.V.

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

Effect of pore size distribution on sediment retention and passing

Kiffle, Z. B., Bhatia, S. K., Khachan, M. M. & Jackson, E. K., Jan 1 2014, 10th International Conference on Geosynthetics, ICG 2014. Ziegler, M., Laackmann, K., Brau, G. & Heerten, G. (eds.). Deutsche Gesellschaft fur Geotechnik e.V., (10th International Conference on Geosynthetics, ICG 2014).

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

2 Scopus citations

Effects of beam material strength on the seismic performance of composite CFST column and steel beam connection

Xu, Y. F., Chen, Q., Xu, P. Y. & Aboutaha, R. S., Jan 1 2014, Advances in Civil Structures IV. Trans Tech Publications Ltd, p. 252-255 4 p. (Applied Mechanics and Materials; vol. 578-579).

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

Effects of calcium treatment on forest floor organic matter composition along an elevation gradient

Balaria, A., Johnson, C. E. & Groffman, P. M., Aug 2014, In : Canadian Journal of Forest Research. 44, 8, p. 969-976 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations

Effects of confinement on the stress-strain behavior of EPS geofoam

Birhan, A. & Negussey, D., Jan 1 2014, Ground Improvement and Geosynthetics - Selected Papers from the Proceedings of the 2014 GeoShanghai International Congress. 238 GSP ed. American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), p. 536-546 11 p. (Geotechnical Special Publication; no. 238 GSP).

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

2 Scopus citations

Erratum: "evaluating the efficiency of environmental monitoring programs" (Ecological Indicators (2014) 39 (94-101))

Levine, C. R., Yanai, R. D., Lampman, G. G., Burns, D. A., Driscoll, C. T., Lawrence, G. B., Lynch, J. A. & Schoch, N., Jun 2014, In : Ecological Indicators. 41, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

1 Scopus citations

Evaluating the efficiency of environmental monitoring programs

Levine, C. R., Yanai, R. D., Lampman, G. G., Burns, D. A., Driscoll, C. T., Lawrence, G. B., Lynch, J. A. & Schoch, N., Apr 1 2014, In : Ecological Indicators. 39, p. 94-101 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

30 Scopus citations