Journal Publications
  1. Jia, G., and Gardoni, P. "Stochastic Life-Cycle Analysis: Renewal-Theory Life-Cycle Analysis with State-Dependent Stochastic Models for Deterioration." Reliability Engineering & System Safety (2017, to be submitted).
  2. Jia, G., and Gardoni, P. "Simulation-based approach for estimation of the stochastic performance of deteriorating engineering systems." Probabilistic Engineering Mechanics (2017, under review).
  3. Jia, G., and Gardoni, P. "State-dependent Stochastic Models: A general stochastic framework for modeling deteriorating engineering systems considering multiple deterioration processes and their interactions." Structural Safety (2017, under review).
  4. Jia, G., and Taflanidis, A. A. (2016) "Efficient evaluation of Sobol' indices utilizing samples from an auxiliary probability density function." Journal of Engineering Mechanics, 10.1061/(ASCE)EM.1943-7889.0001061, 04016012.
  5. Jia, G., Taflanidis, A. A., Nadal-Caraballo, N. C., Melby, J. A., Kennedy, A. B., and Smith, J. M. (2016) "Surrogate modeling for storm surge prediction using an existing database of synthetic storms and addressing output size and time-dependence." Natural Hazards, 81(2), 909-938.
  6. Jia, G., Taflanidis, A. A., and Beck, J. L. (2015) "Non-parametric stochastic subset optimization for design problems with reliability constraints." Structural and Multidisciplinary Optimization, 52(6), 1185-1204.
  7. Jia, G., Taflanidis, A. A., and Beck, J. L. (2015) "A new adaptive rejection sampling method using kernel density approximations and its application to Subset Simulation." ASCE-ASME Journal of Risk and Uncertainty in Engineering Systems, Part A: Civil Engineering, http://dx.doi.org/10.1061/AJRUA6.0000841.
  8. Jia, G., and Taflanidis, A. A. (2015) "Adaptive non-parametric stochastic subset optimization utilizing multivariate boundary kernels and adaptive stochastic sampling." Advances in Engineering Software, 89, 3-16.
  9. Jia, G., Gidaris, I., Taflanidis, A. A., and Mavroeidis, G. P. (2014). "Reliability-based assessment/design of floor isolation systems." Engineering Structures, 78, 41-56.
  10. Jia, G., and Taflanidis, A. A. (2014). "Sample-based evaluation of global probabilistic sensitivity measures." Computers & Structures, 144, 103-118.
  11. Jia, G., and Taflanidis, A. A. (2013). "Non-parametric stochastic subset optimization for optimal-reliability design problems." Computers & Structures, 126, 8699.
  12. Jia, G., and Taflanidis, A. A. (2013). "Kriging metamodeling for approximation of high-dimensional wave and surge responses in real-time storm/hurricane risk assessment." Computer Methods in Applied Mechanics and Engineering, 261262, 2438.
  13. Lamprou, A., Jia, G., and Taflanidis, A. A. (2013). "Life-cycle seismic loss estimation and global sensitivity analysis based on stochastic ground motion modeling." Engineering Structures, 54, 192206.
  14. Taflanidis, A. A., Jia, G., Kennedy, A. B., and Smith, J. M. (2013). "Implementation /optimization of moving least squares response surfaces for approximation of hurricane /storm surge and wave responses." Natural Hazards, 66(2), 955983.
  15. Taflanidis, A. A., and Jia, G. (2011). "A simulation-based framework for risk assessment and probabilistic sensitivity analysis of base-isolated structures." Earthquake Engineering & Structural Dynamics, 40(14), 16291651.
  16. Jia, G., and Shi, Z. (2010). "A new seismic isolation system and its feasibility study." Earthquake Engineering & Engineering Vibration, 9(1), 7582.
Conference Proceedings

Refereed

  1. Jia, G., Gardoni, P., and Trejo, D. (2017). “Stochastic modelling of deterioration of reinforced concrete structures considering joint effects of earthquakes, corrosion and ASR.” ICOSSAR 2017: 12th International Conference on Structural Safety & Reliability, August 6-10, Vienna, Austria.
  2. Taflanidis, A. A., Jia, G., Kijewski-Correa, T.L., and Kennedy, A.B. (2015). "Hurricane risk rapid assessment and cyber-implementation." The Twenty-fifth International Offshore and Polar Engineering Conference (ISOPE-2015), June 21-26, Kona, Hawaii.
  3. Jia, G., Taflanidis, A. A., and Scruggs, J.T. (2015). "Layout optimization of Wave Energy Converters in a random sea." The Twenty-fifth International Offshore and Polar Engineering Conference (ISOPE-2015), June 21-26, Kona, Hawaii.
  4. Jia, G., Taflanidis, A. A., and Beck, J. L. (2014). "Non-parametric stochastic subset optimization for design problems with reliability constraints." EURODYN 2014: 9th International Conference on Structural Dynamics, June 30- July 2, Porto, Portugal.
  5. Jia, G., Taflanidis, A. A., and Beck, J. L. (2014). "Adaptive stochastic sampling using kernel density approximations." CSM-7: Proc. of the 7th International Conference on Computational Stochastic Mechanics, June 15-18, Santorini, Greece.
  6. Taflanidis, A. A., Jia, G., and Gidaris, I. (2013). "Reliability-based assessment/design of floor isolation systems for protection of critical structural contents." Vienna Congress on Recent Advances in Earthquake Engineering and Structural Dynamics, August 28-30, Vienna, Austria.
  7. Jia, G., and Taflanidis, A. A. (2013). "Real-time hurricane risk assessment through surrogate modeling." ICOSSAR 2013: 11th International Conference on Structural Safety & Reliability, June 16-20, New York, NY.
  8. Taflanidis, A. A, Jia, G., and Gidaris, I. (2013). "Reliability-based optimal design of floor isolation systems for protection of critical structural contents." ICOSSAR 2013: 11th International Conference on Structural Safety & Reliability, June 16-20, New York, NY.

Non-Refereed

  1. Taflanidis, A. A., Jia, G., Nadal-Caraballo, N. C., Kennedy, A. B., Melby, J. A., and Smith, J. M. (2014). "Development of Real-Time Tools for Hurricane Risk Assessment." The Second International Conference on Vulnerability and Risk Analysis and Management (ICVRAM2014), July 13-16, University of Liverpool, UK.
  2. Taflanidis, A. A., Jia, G., and I. Gidaris (2014). "Probabilistic assessment/design of floor isolation systems through reliability criteria." Structures Congress, April 3-5, Boston, MA.
  3. Jia, G., and Taflanidis, A. A. (2013). "Non-Parametric Stochastic Subset Optimization for System Design Optimization under Uncertainty." The Third International Conference on Soft Computing Technology in Civil, Structural and Environmental Engineering, September 3-6, Cagliari, Sardinia, Italy.
  4. Jia, G., Taflanidis, A. A., and Gidaris, I. (2013). "A Simulation-Based and Reliability-Based Design Framework for Floor-Isolation Protective Systems." The Third International Conference on Soft Computing Technology in Civil, Structural and Environmental Engineering, September 3-6, Cagliari, Sardinia, Italy.
  5. Jia, G., and Taflanidis, A. A. (2013). "Non-parametric stochastic subset optimization for reliability-based design optimization problems." 2013 Conference of the ASCE Engineering Mechanics Institute, August 4-7, Evanston, IL.
  6. Jia, G., and Taflanidis, A. A. (2012). "Efficient hurricane risk assessment using kriging metamodel." 2012 Joint Conference of the Engineering Mechanics Institute and 11th ASCE Joint Specialty Conference on Probabilistic Mechanics and Structural Reliability, June 17-20, Notre Dame, IN.
  7. Jia, G., and Taflanidis, A. A. (2011). "Relative Entropy Estimation through Stochastic Sampling and Stochastic Simulation Techniques." The Second International Conference on Soft Computing Technology in Civil, Structural and Environmental Engineering, September 6-9, Chania, Crete, Greece.

Abstracts

  1. Jia, G., and Gardoni, P. (2016) "A general formulation for modeling impacts of deterioration on reliability of infrastructure systems." Engineering Mechanics Institute Conference and Probabilistic Mechanics and Reliability Conference, May 22-25, Nashville, TN.
  2. Taflanidis, A. A., Jia, G., and Gidaris, I. (2015). "Seismic risk assessment for isolated bridges exposed to near-fault excitations." Proceedings of the ASCE 2015 Structures Congress, April 23-25, Portland, OR.
  3. Taflanidis, A. A., and Jia, G. (2011). "Evaluation of stochastic simulation based methodologies for estimation of relative information entropy." 2011 Conference of the ASCE Engineering Mechanics Institute, June 2-4, Boston, MA.
Book Chapters
  1. Jia, G., Tabandeh, A., and Gardoni, P. (2017) “Life-Cycle Analysis of Engineering Systems: Modeling Deterioration, Instantaneous Reliability, and Resilience.” In: Paolo Gardoni P (Ed) Risk and Reliability Analysis: Theory and Application. Springer.
  2. Taflanidis, A. A., Jia, G., Gidaris, I (2016) “Natural Hazard Probabilistic Risk Assessment Through Surrogate Modeling.” In: Gardoni P, LaFave JM (eds) Multi-hazard Approaches to Civil Infrastructure Engineering. Springer International Publishing, Cham, pp 59–86.