Faculty Activities

Journal Articles

  • Eustace, D., Aline, A. & Worku, M.Y. (2015). Crash frequency analysis of left-side merging and diverging areas on urban freeway segments - A case study of I-75 through downtown Dayton, Ohio. Transportation Research Part C, 50(1), 78-85. Retrieved from http://www.tandf.co.uk/journals/ 
  • Marziale, S.A. & Toubia, E. (2015). Analysis of brick veneer on concrete masonry wall subjected to in-plane load. Structures, 2, 1-7. Retrieved from http://www.journals.elsevier.com/structures/recent-articles/ 

Papers Published in Conference Proceedings

  • Alfallaj, I.S., Eustace, D. & Hovey, P. (2015). Analysis of crash severity related to work zones in Ohio. 5th International Conference on Road Safety and Simulation (RSS2015) Proceedings, October 6-8, in Orlando, FL. 
  • Bekker, A. T., Tsimbelman, N. Ya., Chernova, T. I., Bruss, V. D., & Bilgin, Ö. (2015). Interface friction parameters for the mathematical modeling of shell structures with infill. Proceedings of Twenty-fifth (2015) International Ocean and Polar Engineering (ISOPE) Conference, 1:1905-1912, in Kona, Big Island, HI.
  • Bilgin, Ö., Arens, K., Salveter, M., & Dettloff, A. (2015). Spatial variability of subsurface soil conditions causing roadway settlements. Proceedings of ISGSR 2015: Geotechnical Safety and Risk V, in Rotterdam, The Netherlands.
  • Eustace, D., Alruwaished, A. & Hovey, P. (2015). A comparison of contributing factors between run-off-road and non-run-off-road crash severity for at-fault drivers. 5th International Conference on Road Safety and Simulation (RSS2015) Proceedings, October 6-8, in Orlando, FL.
  • Naji, B., and E. Toubia. (2015). Flexural analysis and composite behavior of precast concrete sandwich panel. International Journal: Fib Federation International de Beton, International Federation of Structural Concrete. Retrieved from http://www.fibcopenhagen2015.dk/ 
  • Toubia, E., & Ishtewi, A. (2015). Pure shear capacity of fiber-reinforced concrete. Fib Federation International de beton, International Federation of Structural Concrete, in Copenhagen, Denmark. Retrieved from http://www.fibcopenhagen2015.dk/ 
  • Tsimbelman, N.Ya., Mamontov, A.I., Chernova, T.I., & Bilgin, Ö. (2015). Stability of thin shell with infill gravity structures against lateral loads. Proceedings of 15th Pan-American Conference on Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering: From Fundamentals to Applications in Geotechnical Engineering: 1081-1088, Buenos Aires, Argentina.

Poster

  • Hovey, P. W., Eustace, D. & Zhu, D. (2015, August). Analysis of Factors Affecting Motorcycle-Motor Vehicle Crash Characteristics. Presented at the 2015 Joint Statistics Meetings, Seattle, WA.

Presentations

  • Bilgin, Ö. (2015, October). Spatial variability of subsurface soil conditions causing roadway settlements. Presented at the International Symposium on Geotechnical Safety and Risk V (ISGSR 2015), Rotterdam, The Netherlands.
  • Toubia, E. & Naji, B. (2015, May). Shear capacity of fiber-reinforced concrete. Presented at the fib Symposium 2015-Innovation and Design, Copenhagen, Denmark.
  • Toubia, E. (2015, May). Flexural analysis and composite behavior of precast concrete sandwich panel. Presented at the fib Symposium 2015-Innovation and Design, Copenhagen, Denmark.
  • Toubia, E. (2015, February). Cone Calorimeter and Room Corner Fire Testing of Balsa Wood Core / Phenolic Composites Skin Sandwich Panels. Presented at the 14th International Conference Fire and Materials 2015, San Francisco, CA.

Workshop

  • Toubia, E., Klosterman, D. A. & Emami, S. (2015, November). Effects of Freeze-Thaw Cycling on composite sandwich structures. Presented at the Methods for analysis and prediction of dynamics, fatigue and service life of structures under manufacturing & environmental effects, in Moscow, Russia.

Sponsored Research

  • Bilgin, Ö. (2012 - 2016), Analysis of Aggregate Pier Systems for Stabilization of Subgrade Settlement. ODOT, State, $455,636.00.
  • Chase, D. V. (2008 - Present), Real-Time System Optimization for Sustainable Water Transmission and Distribution. Great Lakes Protection Fund, Private, $293,745.00. 
  • Hallinan, K. P., Pinnell, M. F., Taylor, D. G. & Crosson, K. M. (2009 - 2015), ETHOS Sustainable Engineering Scholars. National Science Foundation, Federal, $650,000.00. 
  • Liang, R. Y., co-principal investigator. (2014-2015). Stabilization of peat deposits for roadway construction and remediation. Highway Administration and Ohio Department of Transportation, Federal, $41,413.00.
  • Pinnell, M. F., Blust, R. P., Balster, E., Bigelow, K. E., Crosson, K. M., Schneider, S. J. & Kinnucan-Welsch, K. A. (2010 - Present), EEC-1009607 - Engineering Innovation and Design for STEM Teachers. NSF, Federal, $499,101.00.
  • Taylor, D. G. (2015 - 2016), KIT Faculty (Kern Innovative Teaching). Kern Family Foundation, Private, $2,500.00.
  • Toubia, E. (2014 - 2016), Performance Comparison of Structural Steel Coating Systems. ODOT, State, $208,817.00.
  • Toubia, E. (2014 - 2015), US Navy LCAC PTM Augmentation Project. Nexgen Composites LLC.- US Navy, Federal, $62,576.00.
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