Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering

Research Output

2015
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

25 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

63 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

17 Scopus citations
13 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
2 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

20 Scopus citations

Biological materials by design

Qin, Z., Dimas, L., Adler, D., Bratzel, G. & Buehler, M. J., Feb 19 2014, In : Journal of Physics Condensed Matter. 26, 7, 073101.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

11 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

37 Scopus citations

Clustering chlorine reactivity of haloacetic acid precursors in inland lakes

Zeng, T. & Arnold, W. A., Jan 7 2014, In : Environmental Science and Technology. 48, 1, p. 139-148 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

25 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., 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

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 chemical oxidation on the sorption tendency of dissolved organic matter to a model hydrophobic surface

Zeng, T., Wilson, C. J. & Mitch, W. A., May 6 2014, In : Environmental Science and Technology. 48, 9, p. 5118-5126 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

21 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

Enhanced formation of disinfection byproducts in shale gas wastewater-impacted drinking water supplies

Parker, K. M., Zeng, T., Harkness, J., Vengosh, A. & Mitch, W. A., Oct 7 2014, In : Environmental Science and Technology. 48, 19, p. 11161-11169 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

101 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

28 Scopus citations

Flexural strength of corroded lap spliced RC bridge column section

Sotoud, S. & Aboutaha, R. S., Jan 1 2014, Structures Congress 2014 - Proceedings of the 2014 Structures Congress. Bell, G. R. & Card, M. A. (eds.). American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), p. 303-312 10 p. (Structures Congress 2014 - Proceedings of the 2014 Structures Congress).

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

2 Scopus citations

In situ decomposition of northern hardwood tree boles: Decay rates and nutrient dynamics in wood and bark

Johnson, C. E., Siccama, T. G., Denny, E. G., Koppers, M. M. & Vogt, D. J., Nov 12 2014, In : Canadian Journal of Forest Research. 44, 12, p. 1515-1524 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

26 Scopus citations

Introducing sustainability into the engineering curriculum

Davidson, C. I. & Heller, M., Jan 1 2014, ICSI 2014: Creating Infrastructure for a Sustainable World - Proceedings of the 2014 International Conference on Sustainable Infrastructure. Hendrickson, C., Crittenden, J. & Wallace, B. (eds.). American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), p. 1029-1038 10 p. (ICSI 2014: Creating Infrastructure for a Sustainable World - Proceedings of the 2014 International Conference on Sustainable Infrastructure).

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

1 Scopus citations

Mechanics of fragmentation of crocodile skin and other thin films

Qin, Z., Pugno, N. M. & Buehler, M. J., May 27 2014, In : Scientific reports. 4, 4966.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
22 Scopus citations

Membrane-assisted volatile organic compound removal from aqueous acrylic latex is faster than from aqueous solutions

Zeng, T., McCabe, A. J., Frank, T. C., Carpenter, J. K., Arnold, W. A. & Cussler, E. L., Aug 6 2014, In : Industrial and Engineering Chemistry Research. 53, 31, p. 12420-12427 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations

Mobilization and Toxicity Potential of Aluminum from Alum Floc Deposits in Kensico Reservoir, New York

Driscoll, C. T., Lee, A., Montesdeoca, M., Matthews, D. A. & Effler, S. W., Feb 1 2014, In : Journal of the American Water Resources Association. 50, 1, p. 143-152 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations

Molecular mechanics and performance of crosslinked amorphous polymer adhesives

Solar, M., Qin, Z. & Buehler, M. J., May 14 2014, In : Journal of Materials Research. 29, 9, p. 1077-1085 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Scopus citations

Molecular mechanics of mussel adhesion proteins

Qin, Z. & Buehler, M. J., Jan 1 2014, In : Journal of the Mechanics and Physics of Solids. 62, 1, p. 19-30 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

33 Scopus citations

Neural networks for prediction of stream flow based on snow accumulation

Tarnpradab, S., Mehrotra, K., Mohan, C. & Chandler, D. G., Jan 15 2014, 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. (IEEE SSCI 2014 - 2014 IEEE Symposium Series on Computational Intelligence - CIES 2014: 2014 IEEE Symposium on Computational Intelligence for Engineering Solutions, Proceedings).

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

1 Scopus citations

Preliminary heat transfer analysis for a large extensive green roof

Squier, M. N., Ahmad, J. B., Cui, Z. & Davidson, C. I., Jan 1 2014, ICSI 2014: Creating Infrastructure for a Sustainable World - Proceedings of the 2014 International Conference on Sustainable Infrastructure. Hendrickson, C., Crittenden, J. & Wallace, B. (eds.). American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), p. 1077-1085 9 p. (ICSI 2014: Creating Infrastructure for a Sustainable World - Proceedings of the 2014 International Conference on Sustainable Infrastructure).

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

Reducing environmental, economic, and social impacts of work-zones by implementing lean construction techniques

Salem, O., Pirzadeh, S., Ghorai, S. & Abdel-Rahim, A., Jan 1 2014, p. 145-155. 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Residual flexural strength of reinforced concrete beams with unbonded reinforcement

Jnaid, F. & Aboutaha, R. S., Nov 1 2014, In : ACI Structural Journal. 111, 6, p. 1419-1430 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

Restoring Soil Calcium Reverses Forest Decline

Battles, J. J., Fahey, T. J., Driscoll, C. T., Blum, J. D. & Johnson, C. E., Jan 14 2014, In : Environmental Science and Technology Letters. 1, 1, p. 15-19 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

59 Scopus citations

Seismic performance study on the joint of crisscross concrete-filled steel tube column-steel beam in different axial compression ratios

Xu, Y. F., Zhu, S. J., Xu, P. Y. & Aboutaha, R. S., Jan 1 2014, Advances in Civil Structures IV. Trans Tech Publications Ltd, p. 305-308 4 p. (Applied Mechanics and Materials; vol. 578-579).

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

1 Scopus citations

Simulating effects of changing climate and CO2 emissions on soil carbon pools at the Hubbard Brook experimental forest

Dib, A. E., Johnson, C. E., Driscoll, C. T., Fahey, T. J. & Hayhoe, K., May 2014, In : Global Change Biology. 20, 5, p. 1643-1656 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Scopus citations

Soil, snow, weather, and sub-surface storage data from a mountain catchment in the rain-snow transition zone

Kormos, P. R., Marks, D., Williams, C. J., Marshall, H. P., Aishlin, P., Chandler, D. G. & McNamara, J. P., Apr 28 2014, In : Earth System Science Data. 6, 1, p. 165-173 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Scopus citations