Submissions from 2024


Enhancing Bridge Resilience and Overheight Vehicle Mitigation through Innovative Sacrificial Cushion Systems, Aly Mousaad Aly and Marc Hoffmann

Submissions from 2023

Comparative analysis of Adsorption-Extraction (AE) and Nanotrap® Magnetic Virus Particles (NMVP) workflows for the recovery of endogenous enveloped and non-enveloped viruses in wastewater, Warish Ahmed, Aaron Bivins, and Todd Thalhamer


Empowering Student Success: Unlocking the Potential of Project-Based Steel Design Education, Aly Mousaad Aly


Augmenting external surface pressures’ predictions on isolated low-rise buildings using CFD simulations, Md Faiaz Khaled and Aly Mousaad Aly

Coordinate Systems of the World: Datums and Grids, Clifford J. Mugnier

Monkeypox outbreak: Wastewater and environmental surveillance perspective, Ananda Tiwari, Sangeet Adhikari, and Roger K. Seals

Estimating long-term and short-term impact of COVID-19 activity restriction on regional highway traffic demand: A case study in Zhejiang Province, China, Rui Wang, Zhao Zhang, Stephen K. Formel, Demetra Kandalepas, Kimberly L. Mighell, John Pardue, and Sunshine A. Van Bael

COVID-19, traffic demand, and activity restriction in China: A national assessment, Zhao Zhang, Daocheng Fu, Hai Lin, Hussein Alqrinawi, and Nathan P. Lord

Submissions from 2022

Laboratory Evaluation of Warm-Mix Asphalt Open-Graded Friction Courses, Hossam Abohamer, Mostafa A. Elseifi, Corey Mayeux, Samuel B. Cooper III, and Samuel Cooper Jr.

Laboratory Evaluation of Microsurfacing Bond Strength, Sk. Abu Talha, Ahmad Al-Hosainat, Munir D. Nazzal, Sang Soo Kim, Ala Abbas, Louay N. Mohammad, and Saif Nassar

Alterations of endophytic microbial community function in Spartina alterniflora as a result of crude oil exposure, Samantha D. Addis, Stephen K. Formel, Warish Ahmed, Joe Brown, Caitlyn Butler, Justin Greaves, and Raeann Leal

Occurrence of multiple respiratory viruses in wastewater in Queensland, Australia: Potential for community disease surveillance, Warish Ahmed and Aaron Bivins

Detection of the Omicron (B.1.1.529) variant of SARS-CoV-2 in aircraft wastewater, Warish Ahmed, Aaron Bivins, and Ronald F. Malone

RT-qPCR and ATOPlex sequencing for the sensitive detection of SARS-CoV-2 RNA for wastewater surveillance, Warish Ahmed, Aaron Bivins, and Rhett W. Stout

Distribution of human fecal marker genes and their association with pathogenic viruses in untreated wastewater determined using quantitative PCR, Warish Ahmed, Aaron Bivins, Weiguang Zhang, Shihui Shen, Shenghua Wu, Louay N. Mohammad, and Xuhui She

Warm Mix Asphalt Demonstration Projects in Louisiana: Case Study of Five to Eight Years of Field Performance, Moses Akentuna, Louay N. Mohammad, Kwadwo Ampadux Boateng, and Samuel Cooper Jr

Effectiveness of Loaded Wheel Tracking Test to Ascertain Moisture Susceptibility of Asphalt Mixtures, Moses Akentuna, Louay N. Mohammad, Sanchit Sachdeva, Samuel B. Cooper III., and Samuel B. Cooper Jr.


A Case Study of Protecting Bridges Against Overheight Vehicles, Aly Mousaad Aly and Marc Hoffmann

Implementation of Multi-level Interventions to Mitigate Risk of SARS-CoV-2 Delta Variant at a PUBLIC UNIVERSITY in Southern United States, Keena N. Arbuthnot, Rebecca C. Christofferson, Autumn W. Collins, Matthew Rodrigue, and John H. Pardue

Chemical and Rheological Characterization of Asphalt Binders: A Comparison of Asphalt Binder Aging and Asphalt Mixture Aging, Peyman Barghabany, Jun Zhang, Louay N. Mohammad, Samuel B. Cooper III, and Samuel B. Cooper Jr

Novel Model to Predict Critical Strain Energy Release Rate in Semi-Circular Bend Test as Fracture Parameter for Asphalt Mixtures Using an Artificial Neural Network Approach, Peyman Barghabany, Jun Zhang, Louay N. Mohammad, Samuel B. Cooper III, and Samuel B. Cooper Jr

Passive sampling to scale wastewater surveillance of infectious disease: Lessons learned from COVID-19, Aaron Bivins, Devrim Kaya, and Kelly A. Rusch

Producing ratio measures of effect with quantitative microbial risk assessment, Drew Capone and Aaron Bivins

Impact of the Great Flood of 2016 on the Asphaltic Concrete Road Infrastructure in Louisiana, Mostafa A. Elseifi, Momen R. Mousa, and Kevin Gaspard

Study of Statistical Uncertainties for Temperature Gradients in Concrete Bridges, Ahmed Elshoura and Ayman M. Okeil

Numerical investigation of air intrusion and aerobic reactions in municipal solid waste landfills, Alborz Fathinezhad, Navid H. Jafari, and Frank T-C Tsai

Hyperbolic relaxation technique for solving the dispersive Serre–Green–Naghdi equations with topography, Jean-Luc Guermond, Chris Kees, Bojan Popov, and Eric Tovar


Factors Affecting Driving Cessation of Older Adults and Their Satisfaction with Mobility Options, Hany M. Hassan, Matthew R. Lauzon, Kassandra Byrne, Mark R. Ferguson, Bruce Newbold, Brenda Vrkljan, and Saiedeh Razavi

Looking Forward: The Role of Academic Researchers in Building Sustainable Wastewater Surveillance Programs, Catherine Hoar and Jill McClary-Gutierrez

Post hurricane Harvey dataset: Portable free fall penetrometer and chirp sonar measurements of Texas rivers, Reem Jaber and Nina Stark

A novel three dimensional nonlinear tuned mass damper and its application in floating offshore wind turbines, V. Jahangiri and C. Sun

The Overlooked Photochemistry of Iodine in Aqueous Suspensions of Fullerene Derivatives, Madhusudan Kamat, Kyle Moor, Gabrielle Langlois, and Moshan Chen

Simple, accurate, and efficient embedded finite element methods for fluid–solid interaction, Christopher E. Kees, J. Haydel Collins, and Alvin Zhang

A Novel Radial Basis Function Approach for Infiltration-Induced Landslides in Unsaturated Soils, Cheng Yu Ku, Liu Chih-Yu, and Frank Tsai

Evaluation of parameters governing dark and photo-repair in UVC-irradiated Escherichia coli, Mostafa Maghsoodi, Grace L. Lowry, Ian M. Smith, and Samuel D. Snow

Amino acids suppress macropinocytosis and promote release of CSF1 receptor in macrophages, Zachary I. Mendel, Mack B. Reynolds, Basel H. Abuaita, Mary X. O'Riordan, and Joel A. Swanson

Investigating physical and mechanical properties of nest soils used by mud dauber wasps from a geotechnical engineering perspective, Joon S. Park, Noura S. Saleh, and John H. Pardue

Application of digital PCR for public health-related water quality monitoring, Ananda Tiwari, Warish Ahmed, Wendy J. Smith, Suzanne Metcalfe, Mikayla Stephens, Amy V. Jennison, and Frederick A. Moore

The Effect of Porous Media on Wave-Induced Sloshing in a Floating Tank, Wen-Huai Tsao, Ying-Chuan Chen, Christopher E. Kees, and Lance Manuel

Effects of Field Aging on Material Properties and Rutting Performance of Asphalt Pavement, Haoyang Wang, Yu Zhu, Vijaikrishnah Elango, John H. Pardue, Michael Blum, and Sunshine A. Van Bael

Transfer-learning guided Bayesian model updating for damage identification considering modeling uncertainty, Zhiming Zhang, Chao Sun, and Beibei Guo

Structural damage identification of offshore wind turbines: A two‐step strategy via FE model updating, Zhiming Zhang, Chao Sun, and Vahid Jahangiri

Submissions from 2021

Development of Sudan gravity field by combining local and global data, Ahmed Abdalla

Horizontal displacement of control points using GNSS differential positioning and network adjustment, Ahmed Abdalla and Mubarak Mustafa

Development of a Deep Convolutional Neural Network for the Prediction of Pavement Roughness from 3D Images, Hossam Abohamer, Mostafa Elseifi, Nirmal Dhakal, Zhongjie Zhang, and Christophe N. Fillastre

Salmonella enterica Serovar Typhimurium SPI-1 and SPI-2 Shape the Global Transcriptional Landscape in a Human Intestinal Organoid Model System., Basel Abuaita

Comparative transcriptional profiling of the early host response to infection by typhoidal and non-typhoidal Salmonella serovars in human intestinal organoids, Basel H. Abuaita, Sophie Helaine, Anna-Lisa E. Lawrence, Ryan P. Berger, David R. Hill, Sha Huang, Veda K. Yadagiri, Brooke Bons, Courtney Fields, Christiane E. Wobus, et al.

The IRE1α Stress Signaling Axis Is a Key Regulator of Neutrophil Antimicrobial Effector Function, Basel H. Abuaita, Gautam J. Sule, Tracey L. Schultz, Fushan Gao, Jason S. Knight, and Mary X. O’Riordan

Investigating the Effect of Degree of Blending on Performance of High RAP Content Mixtures, Hesham A. Ali, Louay Mohammad, Mojtaba Mohammadafzali, Farshad Haddadi, Moses Akentuna, Greg Sholar, Howard Moseley, Wayne Rilko, and Cassady Allen


Aerodynamics of low-rise buildings: large-scale open-jet testing to address Reynolds number effects, Aly Mousaad Aly


Aerodynamic testing and response evaluation of a large-scale high-rise building model at a high Reynolds number, Aly Mousaad Aly and Suvash Chapain


Accelerated Controller Tuning for Wind Turbines Under Multiple Hazards, Aly Mousaad Aly and Milad Rezaee

Intraspecific variation in landform engineering across a restored salt marsh shoreline, Brittany M. Bernik, Candice Y. Lumibao, Kendall R. Lemelle, and John H. Pardue

Effect of Pavement Responses on Fatigue Cracking and Cement-Treated Reflective Cracking Failure Mechanisms, Nirmal Dhakal, Mostafa Elseifi, Imad L. Al-Qadi, and Tyson Rupnow

Surface Identification of Top-Down, Bottom-Up, and Cement-Treated Reflective Cracks Using Convolutional Neural Network and Artificial Neural Networks, Nirmal Dhakal, Zia U. A. Zihan, Mostafa A. Elseifi, Momen R. Mousa, Kevin Gaspard, and Christophe N. Fillastre

Exploring the determinants of older adults’ susceptibility to pedestrians’ incidents, Saba Doulabi, Hany M. Hassan, Mark R. Ferguson, Saiedeh Razavi, and Antonio Paez


Aerodynamics, Mofid Gorji-Bandpy and Aly Mousaad Aly

Direct Numerical Simulations of Miniature Along‐Shelf Current‐Supported Turbidity Currents: Conceptual Investigation of Velocity Structure and Drag Coefficient, S. Haddadian, C. E. Ozdemir, B. L. Goodlow, G. Xue, and S. J. Bentley

Establishment of soil strength in a nourished wetland using thin layer placement of dredged sediment, Brian D. Harris, Donnie J. Day, David Curtis, Autumn W. Collins, and John H. Pardue

Optimal Simulator Selection, Ying Hung, Li-Hsiang Lin, and C. F. Jeff Wu

Varying coefficient frailty models with applications in single molecular experiments, Ying Hung, Li‐Hsiang Lin, and C. F. Jeff Wu

Study on a 3D pounding pendulum TMD for mitigating bi-directional vibration of offshore wind turbines, V. Jahangiri, C. Sun, and F. Kong

Oscillatory flow around a vertical wall-mounted cylinder: Dynamic mode decomposition, H. K. Jang, C. E. Ozdemir, J.-H. Liang, and M. Tyagi

Oscillatory flow around a vertical wall-mounted cylinder: Flow pattern details, H. K. Jang, C. E. Ozdemir, J.-H. Liang, and M. Tyagi

Effect of disaster debris, floodwater pooling duration, and bridge damage on immediate post-tsunami connectivity, Sabarethinam Kameshwar, Hyoungsu Park, Daniel T. Cox, and Andre R. Barbosa


On the computational efficiency of LES and hybrid RANS-LES models in building aerodynamics, Faiaz Khaled and Aly Mousaad Aly

Effects of Enzyme and Microbially Induced Carbonate Precipitation Treatments on the Response of Axially Loaded Pervious Concrete Piles, Hai Lin, Sean T. O’Donnell, Muhannad T. Suleiman, Edward Kavazanjian Jr., and Derick G. Brown

Wetland plant uptake of desorption-resistant organic compounds from sediments, Xiao Li, Seyedeh Maryam Mousavi, Pradip Pant, Eric Yamashita, and Jiwnath Ghimire

Corrigendum to "Persisting responses of salt marsh fungal communities to the Deepwater Horizon oil spill" [Sci. Total Environ., (2018) 642: 904-913], Candice Y. Lumibao, Stephen Formel, and Navid H. Jafari


Modeled changes in source contributions of particulate matter during the COVID-19 pandemic in the Yangtze River Delta, China, Jinlong Ma, Juanyong Shen, Peng Wang, Shengqiang Zhu, Yu Wang, Pengfei Wang, Gehui Wang, Jianmin Chen, and Hongliang Zhang

Large eddy simulation of hurricane boundary layer turbulence and its application for power transmission system, Tianqi Ma and Chao Sun

Azospira inquinata sp. nov., a nitrate-reducing bacterium of the family Rhodocyclaceae isolated from contaminated groundwater, Madison C. Mikes, Tamara K. Martin, and William M. Moe

Genome Sequence of the Type Strain Azospira restricta SUA2 (DSM 18626), Madison C. Mikes, William M. Moe, and Julie C. Dunning Hotopp

Optimizing the Cost-Effectiveness and Time of Application of Microsurfacing, Momen R. Mousa, Mostafa A. Elseifi, Mohammed Z. Bashar, Zhongjie Zhang, and Kevin Gaspard

A deep learning based traffic crash severity prediction framework, Adilur Rahim and Hany M. Hassan

Lagrangian vs. Eulerian: An Analysis of Two Solution Methods for Free-Surface Flows and Fluid Solid Interaction Problems, Milad Rakhsha, Christopher E. Kees, and Dan Negrut

Endoplasmic reticulum stress sensor IRE1α propels neutrophil hyperactivity in lupus, Gautam Sule, Basel H. Abuaita, Paul A. Steffes, Andrew T. Fernandes, Shanea K. Estes, Craig Dobry, Deepika Pandian, Johann E. Gudjonsson, J. Michelle Kahlenberg, Mary X. O’Riordan, et al.

Adaptive bidirectional dynamic response control of offshore wind turbines with time‐varying structural properties, C. Sun, V. Jahangiri, and H. Sun

Road transportation network hazard sustainability and resilience: correlations and comparisons, Navya Vishnu, Sabarethinam Kameshwar, and Jamie E. Padgett


Enhanced atmospheric oxidation capacity and associated ozone increases during COVID-19 lockdown in the Yangtze River Delta, Yu Wang, Shengqiang Zhu, Jinlong Ma, Juanyong Shen, Pengfei Wang, Peng Wang, and Hongliang Zhang

Lateral Responses of a Model Pile in Biocemented Sand, Yang Xiao, Armin W. Stuedlein, Xiang He, Fei Han, T. Matthew Evans, Zhengyu Pan, Hai Lin, Jian Chu, and Leon van Paassen

Predicting the impact of biochar on the saturated hydraulic conductivity of natural and engineered media, Yudi Yan and Seyyed Ali Akbar Nakhli

Structural damage identification via physics-guided machine learning: a methodology integrating pattern recognition with finite element model updating, Zhiming Zhang and Chao Sun

Submissions from 2020

The Mitochondrial Fission Regulator DRP1 Controls Post-Transcriptional Regulation of TNF-α., Basel Abuaita


Peak pressures on low rise buildings: CFD with LES versus full scale and wind tunnel measurements, Aly Mousaad Aly and Hamzeh Gol-Zaroudi


Over Height Impact Avoidance and Incident Detection System, Suvash Chapain and Aly Mousaad Aly

Biogeochemical controls on biodegradation of buried oil along a coastal headland beach, Autumn Westrick Collins, Vijaikrishnah Elango, Navid Jafari, and Nadarajah Ravichandran

Characterization of the 2008 Phreatomagmatic Eruption of Okmok From ArcticDEM and InSAR: Deposition, Erosion, and Deformation, Chunli Dai, Ian M. Howat, Jeffrey T. Freymueller, Saurabh Vijay, and Yuanyuan Jia

Investigation of Empirical Deck Design in Bridge Widening, Adel ElSafty, Ayman M. Okeil, Krickstein Torres, Kamal Tawfiq, and Sam Fallaha

Modeling and Design of SHPB to Characterize Brittle Materials under Compression for High Strain Rates, Tomasz Jankowiak, Alexis Rusinek, and George Voyiadjis

Decision tree based bridge restoration models for extreme event performance assessment of regional road networks, Sabarethinam Kameshwar, Sushreyo Misra, and Jamie E. Padgett

Assessment of evacuation training needs: Targeting instruction to meet the requirements of local communities and agencies, Karl Kim and Brian Wolshon

Transformation and Additivity in Gaussian Processes, Li-Hsiang Lin and V. Roshan Joseph

Rhizosphere microbial communities reflect genotypic and trait variation in a salt marsh ecosystem engineer, Candice Y. Lumibao, Brittany M. Bernik, and Rhett W. Stout

An unstructured finite element model for incompressible two‐phase flow based on a monolithic conservative level set method, Manuel Luna, J. Haydel Collins, and Christopher E. Kees

Mo2N nanobelt cathodes for efficient hydrogen production in microbial electrolysis cells with shaped biofilm microbiome, Sidan Lu, Baiyun Lu, Guangcai Tan, William Moe, Wangwang Xu, Ying Wang, Defeng Xing, and Xiuping Zhu

Large Eddy Simulation of Hurricane Boundary Layer Turbulence and Its Application for Power Transmission System, Tianqi Ma and Chao Sun

Performance differences between aphasia and healthy aging on an executive function test battery., Bijoyaa Mohapatra

Shedding Light on Dysphagia Associated with COVID-19 - the What and Why?, Bijoyaa Mohapatra

Speech-Language Pathologists' Role in the Multi-disciplinary Management and Rehabilitation of Patients with COVID- 19, Bijoyaa Mohapatra