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2018

Acceleration Response of a Geosynthetic Reinforced Soil Bridge Abutment under Dynamic Loading

Zheng, Y., McCartney, J. S., Fox, P. J. & Shing, P. B., Jan 1 2018, In : Geotechnical Special Publication. 2018-June, GSP 293, p. 1-9 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

Abutments (bridge)
geosynthetics
Soils
Seats
soil

Application of a Eulerian two-phase flow model to scour processes

Mathieu, A., Nagel, T., Bonamy, C., Chauchat, J., Cheng, Z., Liu, X. & Hsu, T. J., Sep 5 2018, In : E3S Web of Conferences. 40, 05015.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

Scour
two phase flow
scour
Two phase flow
submarine pipeline
2 Citations (Scopus)

Experimental Investigation of Effects of Sliding Distance on Impact Force from Granular Sliding Mass to a Rigid Obstruction

Ahmadipur, A. & Qiu, T., Jan 1 2018, In : Geotechnical Special Publication. 2018-March, GSP 297, p. 333-340 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

sliding
Sand
Landslides
Friction
sand
2 Citations (Scopus)

Magnitude and Rate of Migration of Fine Subgrade Soil into Granular Subbase under Scaled Flexible Interstate Pavement

Kermani, B., Xiao, M., Stoffels, S. M. & Qiu, T., Jan 1 2018, In : Geotechnical Special Publication. 2018-March, GSP 296, p. 425-434 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

subgrade
pavement
Pavements
Soils
soil
1 Citation (Scopus)

Nonlinear relaxation in geomaterials: New results

Ostrovsky, L., Lebedev, A., Manakov, S., Riviere, J., Shokouhi, P., Guyer, R., Stuber Geesey, M. & Johnson, P., Jan 1 2018, In : Proceedings of Meetings on Acoustics. 34, 1, 032002.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

recovery
contact potentials
granular materials
wave excitation
hysteresis

Numerical Investigation on the Performance of Geosynthetic-Reinforced Soil Piers under Axial Loading

Khosrojerdi, M., Qiu, T., Xiao, M. & Nicks, J., Jan 1 2018, In : Geotechnical Special Publication. 2018-March, GSP 297, p. 99-108 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

Piers
pier
geosynthetics
Soils
soil

Numerical Study of Undrained 1D Compression for Unsaturated Soil

Hall, K. M., Fox, P. J. & Lu, N., Jan 1 2018, In : Geotechnical Special Publication. 2017-November, GSP 303, p. 313-322 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

consolidation
compression
Consolidation
Soils
soil property

Particle Transport in Porous Media in Geotechnical Engineering: A Review of Challenges and Cross-disciplinary Applications

Xiao, M., Jan 1 2018, In : Geotechnical Special Publication. 2018-March, GSP 299, p. 358-370 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

Geotechnical engineering
geotechnical engineering
Porous materials
porous medium
mobilization

Prediction Model for Estimating the Immediate Settlement of Foundations Placed on Reinforced Soil

Khosrojerdi, M., Xiao, M., Qiu, T. & Nicks, J., Jan 1 2018, In : Geotechnical Special Publication. 2018-March, GSP 297, p. 109-118 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

Soils
prediction
soil
footing
reinforcement

Seismic-Induced Deformations of a Geosynthetic Reinforced Soil Bridge Abutment Subjected to Longitudinal Shaking

Rong, W., Zheng, Y., McCartney, J. S. & Fox, P. J., Jan 1 2018, In : Geotechnical Special Publication. 2018-March, GSP 297, p. 147-157 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

Abutments (bridge)
geosynthetics
Soils
soil
Seismic response
1 Citation (Scopus)

Simulation of Quasi-Static Collapse of Granular Columns Using Smoothed Particle Hydrodynamics Method

Kermani, E. & Qiu, T., Jan 1 2018, In : Geotechnical Special Publication. 2018-March, GSP 295, p. 237-247 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

Hydrodynamics
hydrodynamics
Aspect ratio
Deposits
simulation
2017
3 Citations (Scopus)

3D deformation behavior of geosynthetic-reinforced soil bridge abutments

Rong, W., Zheng, Y., McCartney, J. S. & Fox, P. J., Jan 1 2017, In : Geotechnical Special Publication. GSP 278, p. 44-53 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

Abutments (bridge)
geosynthetics
Soils
reinforcement
Reinforcement
4 Citations (Scopus)

Effect of soil relative density and the inclination angle on the impact force from a granular sliding mass on a rigid obstruction

Ahmadipur, A. & Qiu, T., Jan 1 2017, In : Geotechnical Special Publication. GSP 278, p. 294-303 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

sliding
Soils
Dynamic loads
soil
Experiments
3 Citations (Scopus)

Experimental design for a half-scale shaking table test of a geosynthetic-reinforced soil bridge abutment

Zheng, Y., Sander, A. C., Rong, W., McCartney, J. S., Fox, P. J. & Shing, P. B., Jan 1 2017, In : Geotechnical Special Publication. GSP 278, p. 54-63 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

Abutments (bridge)
shaking table test
geosynthetics
experimental design
Design of experiments
5 Citations (Scopus)

Numerical study of the compaction effect on the static behavior of a geosynthetic reinforced soil-integrated bridge system

Zheng, Y., Fox, P. J. & McCartney, J. S., Jan 1 2017, In : Geotechnical Special Publication. GSP 278, p. 33-43 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

geosynthetics
backfill
compaction
Compaction
Soils
2 Citations (Scopus)

Simulation of seepage through fixed porous media using the smoothed particle hydrodynamics method

Kermani, E. & Qiu, T., Jan 1 2017, In : Geotechnical Special Publication. GSP 280, p. 699-708 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

Seepage
seepage
Porous materials
porous medium
Hydrodynamics
2016
1 Citation (Scopus)

Consolidation-Induced Contaminant Transport in Multi-Layer Soils

Pu, H. & Fox, P. J., Jan 1 2016, In : Geotechnical Special Publication. 2016-January, 261 GSP, p. 1-8 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

pollutant transport
Consolidation
consolidation
Impurities
Soils
3 Citations (Scopus)

Contaminant Transport through a Compacted Clay Liner with the Consideration of Consolidation Effects

Pu, H., Fox, P. J. & Shackelford, C. D., Jan 1 2016, In : Geotechnical Special Publication. 2016-January, 273 GSP, p. 118-127 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

clay liner
pollutant transport
Consolidation
consolidation
Clay
1 Citation (Scopus)
Coal Ash
Alkalies
Fly ash
Atmospheric humidity
Drying
2013
1 Citation (Scopus)

Evaluation of effective soil density in resonant column tests

Huang, Y. & Qiu, T., Jan 1 2013, In : Geotechnical Special Publication. 232 GSP, p. 685-693 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

Soils
Shear waves
Sand
soil
Density (specific gravity)
2011

Discontinuous pore fluid distribution under microgravity due to particle rearrangement

Xiao, M., Reddi, L. N. & Steinberg, S. L., Jan 1 2011, In : Springer Series in Geomechanics and Geoengineering. 203119, p. 65-68 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

Microgravity
Gravitation
gravity
Fluids
fluid
2010
Microbial fuel cells
formic acid
Acetic acid
Acetic Acid
Fermentation

Effect of temperature on the performance of air-cathode single chamber microbial fuel cells (MFCs)

Cheng, S., Logan, B. E. & Xing, D., Dec 1 2010, In : ACS National Meeting Book of Abstracts.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

Microbial fuel cells
Cathodes
Air
Temperature
Brushes

Structure-property relationship of polymeric cathode binders in microbial fuel cells

Saito, T., Roberts, T. H., Hickner, M. A. & Logan, B. E., Dec 1 2010, In : ACS National Meeting Book of Abstracts.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

Microbial fuel cells
Binders
Cathodes
Polyethylene oxides
Oxygen
4 Citations (Scopus)

The role of structural engineering in multi-disciplinary freshman projects

Dinehart, D., Yost, J., Gross, S. & Radlinska, A. Z., Jan 1 2010, In : ASEE Annual Conference and Exposition, Conference Proceedings.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

Electrical engineering
Mechanical engineering
Structural design
Students
Civil engineering

Treatment of carbon fiber brush anodes for improving power generation in air-cathode microbial fuel cells

Feng, Y., Yang, Q., Wang, X. & Logan, B. E., Dec 1 2010, In : ACS National Meeting Book of Abstracts.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

Microbial fuel cells
Brushes
Carbon fibers
Power generation
Anodes

Diverse Mn(II)-Oxidizing fungi contribute to the passive remediation of acid mine drainage in Western Pennsylvania

Santelli, C., Lazareth, D., Burgos, W. D. & Hansel, C., Jan 1 2008, In : ACS, Division of Environmental Chemistry - Preprints of Extended Abstracts. 48, 2, p. 111-114 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

Bridge decks
Concrete bridges
Steel
Creep
Fatigue of materials

Fe(II) oxidizing bacterial communities and activities associated with appalachian coal mine drainage

Senko, J., Burgos, W. D., Lucas, M., Bruns, M. V., Wanjugi, P. & Zhang, G., Jan 1 2008, In : ACS, Division of Environmental Chemistry - Preprints of Extended Abstracts. 48, 2, p. 96-98 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

Influence of magnetite stoichiometry on Fe(II) uptake and nitroaromatic reduction

Gorski, C. A. & Scherer, M. M., Jan 1 2008, In : ACS, Division of Environmental Chemistry - Preprints of Extended Abstracts. 48, 2, p. 372-374 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

Magnetite
stoichiometry
Stoichiometry
magnetite
2007

Applicaton of impact echo in long term condition monitoring of concrete bridge decks - A numerical study

Shokouhi, P. & Gucunski, N., Sep 10 2007, In : Geotechnical Special Publication. 164

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

Bridge decks
Concrete bridges
delamination
Condition monitoring
Delamination
2005

Comparison of electricity production using water vs. air-cathode microbial fuel cell technologies

Logan, B. E., Oh, S. E., Liu, H., Heilmann, J., Cheng, S. & Grot, S., Dec 1 2005, In : ACS National Meeting Book of Abstracts. 230

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

Microbial fuel cells
Protons
Ion exchange
Cathodes
Electricity

Electricity and hydrogen production using different types of microbial fuel cell technologies

Logan, B. E., Liu, H., Heilmann, J., Oh, S. E., Cheng, S. & Grot, S., Dec 1 2005, In : ACS National Meeting Book of Abstracts. 230

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

Microbial fuel cells
Hydrogen production
Ionic strength
Cathodes
Electricity

Electricity and hydrogen production using different types of microbial fuel cell technologies

Logan, B. E., Liu, H., Heilmann, J., Oh, S. E., Cheng, S. & Grot, S., Dec 1 2005, In : ACS Division of Fuel Chemistry, Preprints. 50, 2, p. 665-666 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

Microbial fuel cells
Hydrogen production
Electricity
Hydrogen
Biological materials
1 Citation (Scopus)

Electricity generation from food and animal wastewaters using microbial fuel cells

Oh, S. E., Kim, J., Min, B. & Logan, B. E., Dec 1 2005, In : ACS National Meeting Book of Abstracts. 230

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

Microbial fuel cells
Animals
Wastewater
Electricity
Food processing
3 Citations (Scopus)

Wavelet transforms in surface wave analysis

Gucunski, N. & Shokouhi, P., Apr 25 2005, In : Geotechnical Special Publication. 130-142, p. 1407-1423 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

Surface waves
surface wave
Wavelet transforms
wavelet
transform
2004

Biological hydrogen production from an unsaturated, packed-bed bioreactor

Zhang, H. & Logan, B. E., Dec 1 2004, In : ACS, Division of Environmental Chemistry - Preprints of Extended Abstracts. 44, 2, p. 1532-1535 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

Packed beds
Hydrogen production
Bioreactors
Hydrogen
Glucose
1 Citation (Scopus)

Characterization of design factors affecting power output in a microbial fuel cell

Oh, S. E., Min, B., Kim, J., Liu, H. & Logan, B. E., Dec 1 2004, In : ACS, Division of Environmental Chemistry - Preprints of Extended Abstracts. 44, 2, p. 1492-1494 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

Microbial fuel cells
Cathodes
Dissolved oxygen
Anodes
Microorganisms
2 Citations (Scopus)

Characterization of design factors affecting power output in a microbial fuel cell

Oh, S. E., Min, B., Kim, J., Liu, H. & Logan, B. E., Jan 1 2004, In : ACS National Meeting Book of Abstracts. 228, 1

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

Microbial fuel cells
Cathodes
Dissolved oxygen
Bacteria
Anodes

Community fingerprinting of dominant populations in hydrogen producing bioreactors

Bruns, M. V., Luo, Y., Zhang, H., Van Ginkel, S. W. & Logan, B. E., Oct 20 2004, In : ACS National Meeting Book of Abstracts. 228, 1

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

Bioreactors
Hydrogen
Wastewater
Clostridium
Methane

Community fingerprinting of dominant populations in hydrogen-producing bioreactors

Bruns, M. V., Luo, Y., Zhang, H., Van Ginkel, S. & Logan, B. E., Dec 1 2004, In : ACS, Division of Environmental Chemistry - Preprints of Extended Abstracts. 44, 2, p. 1558-1560 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

Clostridium
Bioreactors
Hydrogen
Glucose
Soils
1 Citation (Scopus)
Microbial fuel cells
Protons
Ion exchange
Cathodes
Electricity
5 Citations (Scopus)
Microbial fuel cells
Ion exchange
Protons
Cathodes
Electricity

Electricity production in salt bridge and membrane microbial fuel cells

Min, B., Ramanathan, R., Cheng, S. & Logan, B. E., Dec 1 2004, In : ACS, Division of Environmental Chemistry - Preprints of Extended Abstracts. 44, 2, p. 1498-1501 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

Microbial fuel cells
Electricity
Salts
Membranes
Power generation
5 Citations (Scopus)

Laboratory measurememt of GCL shear strength

Fox, P. J., Stark, T. D. & Swan, R. H., Jan 1 2004, In : ASTM Special Technical Publication. 1456, p. 92-109 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

Shear strength
Clay
Hydration
Consolidation
Geomembranes

Maximization of H2 yields by lowering H2 inhibition

Van Ginkel, S. & Logan, B. E., Dec 1 2004, In : ACS, Division of Environmental Chemistry - Preprints of Extended Abstracts. 44, 2, p. 1541-1545 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

Carbohydrates
Glucose
Biomass
Bacteria
Propionic acid

Maximizing H2 yields in continuous flow bioreactors

Van Ginkel, S. W. & Logan, B. E., Jan 1 2004, In : ACS National Meeting Book of Abstracts. 228, 1

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

Bioreactors
Glucose
Flocculation
Partial pressure
Biomass

Optimization of air cathode used in one-chamber microbial fuel cells

Cheng, S. A., Liu, H. & Logan, B. E., Oct 20 2004, In : ACS National Meeting Book of Abstracts. 228, 1

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

Microbial fuel cells
Cathodes
Catalysts
Carbon
Air
4 Citations (Scopus)

Optimization of air cathode used in one- chamber microbial fuel cells

Cheng, S. A., Liu, H. & Logan, B. E., Dec 1 2004, In : ACS, Division of Environmental Chemistry - Preprints of Extended Abstracts. 44, 2, p. 1514-1516 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

Microbial fuel cells
Cathodes
Electrodes
Air
Polytetrafluoroethylenes