Dr. Hussam N. Mahmoud

Associate Professor and Director, Structural Laboratory

Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

School of Biomedical Engineering

School of Advanced Materials Discovery



Publications

NEWS ARTICLES

N1. Mahmoud, H. (2017) “Upgrading our Infrastructure: Targeting Repairs for Locks, Dams and Bridges.”, THE CONVERSATION, https://theconversation.com/upgrading-our-infrastructure-targeting-repairs-for-locks-dams-and-bridges-69748#comment_1239134

BOOKS AND BOOK CHAPTERS

B1. Mahmoud, H. and Chulahwat, A. (2016) “Multi-Hazard Multi-Objective Optimization of Building Systems with Isolated Floors under Seismic and Wind Demands.”, Chapter 1: Section 1, Edited Proceedings on the 1st International Conference on Multi-Hazard Approach to Engineering (ICMAE), Gardoni, Paolo and LaFave, J., Springer.

B2. Elnashai, A. and Mahmoud, H. (2015) “Assessment of Earthquake Performance of Structures by Hybrid Simulation”, Oxford Research Encyclopedia (ORE) of Natural Hazard Science, Oxford University Press, Editor in Chief, Susan Cutter.

B3. Nakata, N., Dyke, S., Zhang, J., Mosqueda, G., Shao, Zo., Mahmoud, H., Head, M., Bletzinger, M., Marshall, G., Ou, G., and Song, C. (2014) “Hybrid Simulation Primer and Dictionary”, Hybrid Simulation Task Force, https://nees.org/resources/7702

JOURNAL ARTICLES

Community Resilience Quantification

J1. Mahmoud, H. and Chulahwat, A. (2017) “Spatial and Temporal Quantification of Community Resilience: Gotham City under Attack”, Computer Aided Civil and Infrastructure Engineering, Submitted for Review.

J2. Pilkington, S. and Mahmoud (2017) “Validation of the Multi-Hazard Hurricane Impact Level Model for Real Time Application” Frontiers in Built Environment, Submitted for Review.

J3. Memari, M, Attary, N., Masoomi, H., Mahmoud, H., van de Lindt, J., Pilkington, S., Ameri, M. (2017) “Physics-based Damage Assessment of Communities Subjected to Tornados” ASCE Journal of Structural Engineering, Submitted for Review.

J4. Chulahwat, A. and Mahmoud (2017) Assessing the Risk of a Community under the Impact of WUI Fires using Cellular Automata”, Sustainable and Resilient Infrastructure, Submitted for Review.

J5. Pilkington, S. and Mahmoud, H. (2017) “Has the United States Increased its Resilience to Hurricanes? What if” Palgrave Communications, Nature Publishing Group, Submitted for Review.

J6. Mahmoud, H. and Chulahwat, A., (2017) “A Probabilistic Cellular Automata Framework for Assessing the Impact of WUI Fires on Communities” Procedia Engineering, In press.

J7. Pilkington, S. and Mahmoud, H. (2016) “Using Artificial Neural Networks to Forecast Economic Impact of Multi-Hazard Hurricane-Based Events”, Sustainable and Resilient Infrastructure, Vol. 1, issue (1-2).


Single and Multi-Hazard Effects

J8. Memari, M. and Mahmoud, H. (2017) “Predicting the Onset of Instability in Steel Columns Subjected to Fire Following Earthquake”, ASCE Journal of Structural Engineering, Submitted for Review.

J9. Qin, C. and Mahmoud, H. (2017) “Collapse Performance of Steel Frames Under Fire”, Engineering Structures, Submitted for Review.

J10. Memari, M. and Mahmoud, H. (2017) “Performance-Based Design for Steel Frames under Fire Following Earthquake”, Engineering Structures, Submitted for Review.

J11. Ahmadi, B. and Mahmoud, H. (2017) “Experimental Assessment of the Fracture Characteristics of Cracked Steel Beams under Elevated Temperature” ASCE Journal of Bridge Engineering, Submitted for Review.

J12. Memari, M. and Mahmoud, H. (2017) “Design Formulation for Critical Buckling Stress of Steel Columns Subjected to Non-Uniform Fire Loads”, AISC Engineering Journal, Submitted for Review.

J13. Memari, M. Mahmoud, H., and Ellingwood, B. (2017) “Stability of Steel Columns Subjected to Earthquake and Fire Loads”, ASCE Journal of Structural Engineering, In Press.

J14. Hassan, E. and Mahmoud, H. (2017) “Modeling Resolution Effects on the Seismic Response of a Steel Hospital”, Journal of Constructional Steel Research, Submitted for Review.

J15. Chulahwat, A. and Mahmoud, H. (2017) “A Combinatorial Optimization Approach for Multi – Hazard Design of Suspended Slab Isolation Systems Under Seismic and Wind Hazards”, Engineering Structures, Vol. 137, 268-284.

J16. Mahmoud, H. and Cheng, G. (2016) “A Framework for Life-Cycle Cost Optimization of Building under Seismic and Wind Hazards”, ASCE Journal of Structural Engineering, Special Issue on Multi- Hazard, DOI: 10.1061/(ASCE)ST.1943-541X.0001663.

J17. Mahmoud, H., Ellingwood, B., Turbert, C., and Memari, M. (2016) “Response of Reduced Beam Section Connections Exposed to Fire”, ASCE Journal of Structural Engineering, DOI: 10.1061/(ASCE)ST.1943-541X.0001340.

J18. Smith, V. and Mahmoud, H. (2016)” Multi-Hazard Assessment of Wind Turbine Towers under the Simultaneous Application of Seismic, Operation, and Wind Loads”, ASCE Journal of Performance of Constructed Facilities, DOI:10.1061/(ASCE)CF.1943-5509.0000898.

J19. Engle, T., Mahmoud, H. and Chulahwat, A. (2015) “A Hybrid Tuned Mass Damper and Isolation Floor Slab System Optimized for Vibration Control”, Journal of Earthquake Engineering, DOI: 10.1080/13632469.2015.1037406.

J20. Mahmoud, H. and Chuwahlat, A. (2015) “Response of Building Systems with Suspended Floor Slabs under Dynamic Excitations”, Engineering Structures, 104, 155-173.

J21. Chen, L. Mahmoud, H., Tong, Shi-Min, and Zhou, Yun (2015) “Seismic Behavior of Double Steel Plate-HSC Composite Walls”, Engineering Structures, DOI: 10.1016/j.engstruct.2015.08.017.

J22. Wilson, T., Chen, S., and Mahmoud, H. (2015) “Analytical Case Study on the Seismic Performance of a Curved and Skewed Reinforced Concrete Bridge Considering Vertical Ground Motions”, Engineering Structures, Vol. 100, 128–136.

J23. Memari, M. Mahmoud, H., and Ellingwood, B. (2014) “Post-Earthquake Fire Performance of Moment Resisting Frames with Reduced Beam Section Connections”, Journal of Constructional Steel Research, Vol. 103, 215–229.

J24. Memari, M. and Mahmoud, H. (2014) “Performance of Steel Moment Resisting Frames with RBS Connections under Fire Loading”, Engineering Structures, Vol. 75, 126-138.

J25. Wilson, T., Mahmoud, H., and Chen, S. (2014) “Seismic Performance of Skewed and Curved Reinforced Concrete Bridges in Mountainous States”, Engineering Structures, Vol. 70, 158-167.

J26. Mahmoud, H. N., Elnashai, A. S., Spencer, B. F., Kwon, O. S., and Bennier, D. J. (2013) “Hybrid Simulation for Earthquake Response of Semi-Rigid Steel Frames”, ASCE Journal of Structural Engineering, Vol. 139, Special Issue: NEES 1: Advances in Earthquake Engineering, 1134–1148.

J27. Como, A. and Mahmoud, H. (2013) “Numerical Evaluation of Tsunami Debris Impact Loading on Wooden Structural Walls”, Engineering Structures, Vol. 56, 1249–1261.

J28. Aksolayar, N. D., Elnashai, A. S., and Mahmoud, H. N. (2012) “Seismic Performance of Semi- Rigid Moment Resisting Frames under Far and Near Field Records”, ASCE Journal of Structural Engineering, Vol. 138, No. 157.

J29. Aksolayar, N.D., Elnashai, A. S., and Mahmoud, H. N. (2010) “The Design and Seismic Performance of Low Rise Long Span Moment Resisting Frames with Energy Dissipative Semi-Rigid Connections”, Journal of Construction Steel Research, Vol. 67, No. 1.


Deteriorated Infrastructure

J30. Kelly, AL, Atadero, H., and Mahmoud, H. (2017) “Life Cycle Cost Analysis of Deteriorated Bridge Expansion Joints” ASCE Journal of Bridge Engineering, Submitted for Review.

J31. Mahmoud, H. and Chulahwat, A., and Riveros, G. (2017) “Fatigue and Fracture Lifecycle Cost Assessment of a Miter Gate with Multiple Cracks” Engineering Failure Analysis, Submitted for Review.

J32. Mahmoud, H. Riveros, G., Memari, M., Valsangkar, A., and Ahmadi, B. (2017) “Underwater Large-Scale Experimental Fatigue Assessment of CFRP-Retrofitted Steel Panels”, ASCE Journal of Structural Engineering, Submitted for Review.

J33. Irfaee, M. and Mahmoud, H. (2017) Mixed-Mode Fatigue and Fracture Assessment of a Twin Box Girder Steel Bridge” ASCE Journal of Bridge Engineering, Submitted for Review.

J34. Mahmoud, H. Memari, M., and Atadero, B. (2017) “Experimental Fatigue Assessment of CFRP-Retrofitted RC Bridge Beams Subjected to High Service Temperatures”, ASCE Journal of Composites for Construction, Submitted for Review.

J35. Wen, H. and Mahmoud, H. (2017) “Simulation of Block Shear Fracture in Bolted Connections”, Journal of Constructional Steel Research, 134: 1-16.

J36. Wen, H. and Mahmoud, H. (2015) “A New Model for Ductile Fracture of Metal Alloys: Part I – Monotonic Loading”, ASCE Journal of Engineering Mechanics, DOI: 10.1061/(ASCE) 15 EM.1943- 7889.0001009.

J37. Wen, H. and Mahmoud, H. (2015) “A New Model for Ductile Fracture of Metal Alloys: Part II – Reverse Loading”, ASCE Journal of Engineering Mechanics, DOI: 10.1061/(ASCE)EM.1943- 7889.0001010.

J38. Mahmoud, H. and Miller, P. (2015) “Distortion-Induced Fatigue Crack Growth”, ASCE Journal of Bridge Engineering, DOI: 10.1061/(ASCE)BE.1943-5592.0000793, 04015041.

J39. Do, T. Q, Mahmoud, H., and van de Lindt, J. (2014) “Study of Wind Turbine Tower Base Fatigue Life throughout Colorado”, ASCE Journal of Performance of Constructed Facilities, DOI:10.1061/(ASCE)CF.1943-5509.0000612.

J40. Mahmoud, H. and Riveros, G. (2014) “Fatigue Reliability of a Single Stiffened Ship Hull Panel”, Engineering Structures, Vol. 66, 89–99.

J41. Do, T. Q, van de Lindt, J. W., and Mahmoud, H. N. (2014) “Fatigue Life Fragilities and Performance-Based Design of Wind Turbine Tower Base Connections”, ASCE Journal of Structural Engineering, DOI: 10.1061/(ASCE)ST.1943-541X.0001150.

J42. Sobieck, T, Atadero, R., and Mahmoud, H. (2014) “Fatigue Crack Propagation of Notched Steel Rebar in RC Beams Repaired with Externally Bonded CFRP”, ASCE Journal of Composites for Construction, DOI: 10.1061/(ASCE)CC.1943-5614.0000541.

J43. Hesse A. A., Atadero R. A., and Mahmoud, H. N. (2012) “Hoan Bridge Collapse as a Failure Case Study for Engineering Students”, ASCE Journal of Performance of Constructed Facilities, DOI:10.1061/(ASCE)CF.1943-5509.0000403.

J44. Dexter, R. J., Mahmoud, H. N., and Pilarski, P. J. (2005) “Propagation of Long Cracks in Stiffened Box-sections under Bending and Stiffened Single Panels under Axial Tension”, International Journal of Steel Structures, Vol.5, No.3.

J45. Mahmoud, H. N., Connor, R. J., and Fisher, J. W. (2005) “Finite Element Investigation of the Fracture Potential of Highly Constrained Details in Steel Plate Members”, Journal of Computer - Aided Civil and Infrastructure Engineering, Vol. 20, No. 5.

J46. Dexter, R. J., Connor, R. J., and Mahmoud, H. N. (2005) “Steel Bridges with Fracture-critical Elements”, Transportation Research Record: Journal of the Transportation Research Board, 1928, Transportation Research Board of the National Academies, Washington, D.C.

J47. Mahmoud, H. N. and Dexter, R. J. (2005) “Propagation Rate of Large Cracks in Stiffened Panels under Tension Loading”, Journal of Marine Structures, Volume 18, Issue 3, pp. 265-288.

J48. Dexter, R. J., Pilarski, P. J., and Mahmoud, H. N. (2003) “Analysis of Crack Propagation in Welded Stiffened Panels”, International Journal of Fatigue, Vol. 25, No. 9-11, pp. 1169-1174.


Others

J49. Fanning, B., Clevenger, C., Ozbek, M., and Mahmoud, H. (2014) “Implementing BIM on Infrastructure: A Comparison of Two Bridge Construction Projects “, ASCE Practice Periodical on Structural Design and Construction, DOI: 10.1061/(ASCE)SC.1943-5576.0000239.

J50. Mahmoud, H., Wagoner Johnson, A., McFarlin, B., Chien, E., and Poellmann, M. (2013) “System- Level Biomechanical Approach for the Evaluation of Term and Preterm Pregnancy Maintenance”, Journal of Biomechanical Engineering, Biomechanical Engineering-Year in Review, 135(2):021009. DOI: 10.1115/1.4023486.

CONFERENCE PAPERS

C1. Mahmoud, H. and Qin, C. “Progressive Collapse Analysis of Composite Steel Frames under Elevated Temperature”, Eighth International Conference on Composite Construction in Steel and Concrete (CCVIII), Jackson Hole, WY, 29 July – 2 August 2017.

C2. Mahmoud, H. and Memari, M., “Performance-Based Framework of Steel Structures under Cascading Earthquake and Fire Hazards”, 3rd Huixian International Forum on Earthquake Engineering for Young Researchers (3HIFEE), University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, Urbana, IL, 11-12 August 2017.

C3. Hassan, E. and Mahmoud, “Effect of Modeling Resolution on the Seismic Resilience of a Steel Hospital Building”, 3rd Huixian International Forum on Earthquake Engineering for Young Researchers (3HIFEE), University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, Urbana, IL, 11-12 August 2017.

C4. Masoomi, H., van de Lindt1, J., Peek, L., Ellingwood, B., Mahmoud, H., Wang, N., Cerato, A., and Simonen. K., “Quantifying Socio-Economic Impact of a Tornado by Evaluating Population Dislocation as a Resilience Metric at the Community Level”, 13th American Conference on Wind Engineering, Gainesville, FL, 22-24 May 2017.

C5. Harper Smith, A., Rager, K., Mahmoud, H., Atadero, R., Martinez, J., Wang, T., and Khan, A. “Thermal Effects on Deck Joint Movement in Colorado”. Transportation Research Board, Washington, DC, 8-12 January 2017.

C6. van de Lindt, J., Ellingwood, B., McAllister, T., Wang, N., Mahmoud, H., and Koliou, M. “The Role of Structural Robustness in Risk-Informed Community Resilience Planning”. Structural Engineers Association of California (SEAOC) SEAOC Convention, Maui, HI, 12-15 October 2016.

C7. Mahmoud, H. and Chulahwat, A., “A Probabilistic Cellular Automata Framework for Assessing the Impact of WUI Fires on Communities” Urban Transitions Global Summit: Towards a better urban future in an interconnected age, Shanghai, China, 5-9 September, 2016.

C8. Mahmoud, H. and Chulahwat, A., “Multi-hazard Mitigation of Building Structures using New Floor Isolation Techniques”, The 6th European Conference on Structural Control, Sheffield, England, 11-13 July, 2016.

C9. Mahmoud, H. and Zafar, A. “Time Dependent Reliability Analysis of Reinforced Concrete Bridges including Deterioration Effects”, ASCE Geo-Structures Congress, Phoenix, AZ, 14-17 February, 2016.

C10. Elnashai, A., Kwon, O. Gencturk, B., Mahmoud, H., Spencer, B. Al Anwar, H., and Kim, S. “Hybrid Analytical-Experimental Simulation in Earthquake Response Assessment”, Sixth International Conference on Structural Engineering, Mechanics and Computation (SEMC), Cape Town, South Africa, 5-7 September, 2016.

C11. Mahmoud, H., Ellingwood, M. and Memari, M. “Challenges and Alternative Approaches for Simulating the Response of Steel Structures Exposed to Fire”, Second International Conference on Performance-based and Life-cycle Structural Engineering (PLSE), Brisbane, Australia, 9-11 December, 2015.

C12. Mahmoud, H. and Chulahwat, A. “Floor Slab Isolation for Mitigating the Seismic Response of Building Systems”, The Joint 6th International Conference on Advances in Experimental Structural Engineering (6AESE) and 11th International Workshop on Advanced Smart Materials and Smart Structures Technology (11ANCRiSST), University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Urbana, IL, USA, 1-2 August 2015.

C13. Elnashai, A. and Mahmoud, H. “Hybrid Analytical-Experimental Simulation and Application to Steel Frames with Semi-Rigid Connections”, Keynote Paper, 8th International Conference on Behavior of Steel Structures in Seismic Areas, STESSA 2015, Shanghai, China, 1-3 July, 2015.

C14. Wen, H. and Mahmoud, H. “Fracture Simulations of Welded Gusset Plates under Large Inelastic Cyclic Deformations”, 8th International Conference on Behavior of Steel Structures in Seismic Areas, STESSA 2015, Shanghai, China, 1-3 July, 2015.

C15. Mahmoud, H. and Memari, M. “The Effect of Earthquake History on the Localized Behavior of Moment Connections under Fire”, 8th International Conference on Behavior of Steel Structures in Seismic Areas (STESSA), Shanghai, China, 1-3 July, 2015.

C16. Wen, H. and Mahmoud, H. “Prediction of Block Shear Fracture in Bolted Connections”, The 8th International Conference on Advances in Steel Structures, Lisbon, Portugal, 21-24 July, 2015.

C17. Wen, H. and Mahmoud, H. “Simulation of Growth and Instability of Large Cracks under Reverse Loading”, IJSSD Symposium on Progress in Structural Stability and Dynamics, Lisbon, Portugal, 21-24 July, 2015.

C18. Wen, H. and Mahmoud, H. "Numerical Simulation of Hollow Sections Facture in Gusset Plate Welded Connections", ASCE Structures Congress, Boston, PA, 23-25 April 2015.

C19. Mahmoud, H. and Como, A. “Predicting Tsunami Impact Loading using Coupled Eulerian-Lagrangian Formulation”, The 5th Asia Conference on Earthquake Engineering, Taipei, Taiwan, 16-18 October, 2014.

C20. Mahmoud, H. and Chulahwat, A., “A Building System with Suspended Floor Slabs for Seismic Application”, the 5th Asia Conference on Earthquake Engineering, Taipei, Taiwan, 16-18 October, 2014.

C21. Mahmoud, H., “Growth and Instability of Long Cracks in Non-redundant and Redundant Structures”, 10th International Conference on Civil and Architecture Engineering (ICCAE-10), Cairo, Egypt, 27-29 May, 2014.

C22. Riveros, G., Mahmoud, H., Como, A., “Innovative Fatigue Repair Method for Hydraulic Steel Structures”, 33rd PIANC World Congress, San Francisco, 1 – 5 June, 2014.

C23. Clevenger, C. M., Ozbek, M. E., Fanning, B., and Mahmoud, H. N., “Investigating the Cost Impacts of using BIM to Facilitate Sustainable Infrastructure Construction”, The International Conference on Sustainable Infrastructure, Long Beach, CA, 6-8 November, 2014.

C24. Mahmoud, H. N. and Turbert, C., “Numerical Assessment of Connections with Reduced Beam Sections under Fire-Following an Earthquake Using Continuously Updated Boundary Condition”, ASCE Structures Congress, Boston, PA, 3-5 April 2014.

C25. Do, T. Q, van de Lindt, J. W., Mahmoud, H. N., “Fatigue Life Model Including Crack Propagation for Wind Turbine Tower Base Connections.”, ASCE Structures Congress, Pittsburgh, PA, 3-5 April 2014.

C26. Mahmoud, H. N and Riveros, G., “Fatigue Reliability of Stiffened Panels using Finite Element Monte Carlo Simulations”, ASCE Structures Congress, Pittsburgh, PA, 2-3 May 2013.

C27. Mahmoud, H. N and Elnashai, A., “Hybrid Simulation of Semi-Rigid Partial-Strength Steel Frames”, ASCE Structures Congress, Pittsburgh, PA, 2-3 May 2013.

C28. Memari, M., Turbert, C., and Mahmoud, H. N., “Effects of Fire Following Earthquakes on Steel Frames with Reduced Beam Sections”, ASCE Structures Congress, Pittsburgh, PA, 2-3 May 2013.

C29. Como, A. and Mahmoud, H. N, “3D FEM Model for Tsunami Debris Impact Loading on Structural Walls”, First International Conference on Performance-based and Life-cycle Structural Engineering, Tsimshatsui, Hong Kong, China, 5-7 December 2012.

C30. Mahmoud, H. N. and Elnashai, A. S., “Hybrid Simulation for the Assessment of Semi-Rigid Partial-Strength Steel Frames in Seismic Regions”, International Conference on Earthquake Engineering Research Challenges in the 21st Century, Harbin, China, 19-21 May, 2012.

C31. Mahmoud, H. N. and Elnashai, A. S., “A Detailed 2D Finite Element Model for the Seismic Assessment of Steel Frames with Top-and Seat-angle with Double Web-Angle Connections”, Computational Methods in Structural Dynamics and Earthquake Engineering, Corfu, Greece, 26-28 May, 2011.

C32. Mahmoud, H. N., Elnashai, A. S., Spencer. B. F., and Bennier, D. J., “System-level Seismic Evaluation of Partial-strength Semi-Rigid Steel Frames using Hybrid Simulation", the 7th International Conference on Urban Earthquake Engineering & 5th International Conference on Earthquake Engineering, Tokyo, March 2010.

C33. Mahmoud, H. N. and Elnashai, A. S., “A Framework for Hybrid Simulation of Semi-Rigid Steel Frames”, STESSA 2009: Behaviour of Steel Structures in Seismic Areas, Philadelphia, August 2009.

C34. Semetay, C., Mahmoud, H. N., and Nied, H. F., “Stress and Fracture Analysis for Welded Plate Girders in Bridge Structures”, International Conference on Health Monitoring of Structure Material and Environment, South East University, Nanjing, China, October 2007.

C35. Khazem, D., Serzan, K., Mahmoud, H. N., Chen, Y., and Kushmock, R., “Site-Specific Fatigue Loading Utilizing WIM Data”, 1st International Conference on Fatigue and Fracture in the Infrastructure: Bridges and Structures of the 21st Century, Philadelphia, August 2006.

C36. Mahmoud, H. N., Yen, B. T., Jin, J., and Millius, J., “Evaluation of Stresses at Connection Plate Gap Details on a Cross Girder using Finite Element Analysis and Field Measurements”, 1st International Conference on Fatigue and Fracture in the Infrastructure: Bridges and Structures of the 21st Century, Philadelphia, August 2006.

C37. Mahmoud, H. N., Hodgson, I. C., Bowman, C. A., Ruzzi, L., and Eshenaur, S., “Field Testing and Fatigue and Fracture Evaluation of the I-79 Neville Island Bridge”, 22nd Annual International Bridge Conference, Pittsburgh, PA, June 2005.

C38. Mahmoud, H. N., Connor, R. J., and Fish, P., “Field Testing and Fatigue Evaluation of the I-39 Northbound Bridge over the Wisconsin River”, 23rd Annual International Bridge Conference, Pittsburgh, PA, June 2006.

TECHNICAL REPORTS

R1. Perko, H. A., Melinda, K. J., and Mahmoud, H. N., “Fatigue Analysis of T-Beam Flange to Main Beam Flange Connection for Pumping Units with Various Foundation Support Conditions”, summary report prepared to HESS Corporation, March 2017.

R2. Mahmoud, H. N., Lopez, S., and Riveros, G., “Causes of Pretension Loss in High-Strength Bolts”, ERDC TR-15-17, US Army Corps of Engineers Research and Development Center, June 2016.

R3. Sobieck, T., Atadero, R., and Mahmoud, H. N., “Predicting Fatigue Service Life Extension of RC Bridges with Externally Bonded CFRP Repairs”, report submitted to the Mountain-Plains Consortium, MPC 15-292, December 2015.

R4. Mahmoud, H. N. “A Probabilistic Approach for Assessing Fatigue Life of Miter Gates using Lagrangian-Eulerian Formulations”, report submitted to the Department of Defense, User Productivity Enhancement, Technology Transfer, and Training (PETTT) Program, High Performance Computing Modernization Program (HPCMP), August 2015.

R5. Mahmoud, H. N., Como, A., and Riveros, G., “Fatigue Assessment of Underwater CFRP-Repaired Steel Panels using Finite Element Analysis”, ERDC TR-14-15, US Army Corps of Engineers Research and Development Center, May 2014.

R6. Mahmoud, H. N. and Riveros, G., “Fatigue Repair of Steel Hydraulic Structures (SHS) using Carbon Fiber Reinforced Polymers (CFRP): Feasibility Study”, ERDC TR-13-15, prepared by Hussam Mahmoud and Associates for the US Army Corps of Engineers Research and Development Center, February 2013.

R7. Dexter, R. J., Mahmoud, H. N., Padula, J. A., Riveros, G. A., “Fitness for Purpose Evaluation of Hydraulic Steel Structures”, ERDC TR-07-15, prepared by Robert J. Dexter and Associates for the US Army Corps of Engineers Research and Development Center, November 2007.

R8. Mahmoud, H. N., Hodgson, I. C., Bowman, C. A., “Instrumentation, Field Testing, and Fatigue Evaluation of the Throgs Neck Bridge Over the East River in New York City”, ATLSS Report # 06- 17, Lehigh University, September 2006.

R9. Fisher, J. W., Connor, R. J., Hodgson, I. C., and Mahmoud, H. N., “Expert Report on The Design Review of the Fatigue Failures of the Steel Open Grid Deck on the Rt. 1&9T Passaic River Bridge”, Prepared for the Division of Law-State of New Jersey by John W. Fisher and Associates, September 2006.

R10. Mahmoud, H. N., Meagher, S., and Yen, B. T., “Results of Field Measurements of the Pearl Harbor Memorial Bridge on I-476 over the Schuylkill River”, Interim Report, ATLSS Interim Report # 06-07, Lehigh University, March 2006.

R11. Hodgson, I., C., Connor, R. J., Mahmoud, H. N., and Bowman, C. A., “Approaches to the Fort Duquesne Bridge: Retrofit of Fatigue and Fracture Details: Field Testing and Fatigue Evaluation”, ATLSS Report # 06-06, Lehigh University, February 2006.

R12. Connor, R. J., Dexter, R. J., and Mahmoud, H. N., “Inspection and Management of Bridges with Fracture-Critical Details”, NCHRP Synthesis 354, National Cooperative Research Highway Program, Transportation Research Board, Washington, DC, 2005.

R13. Mahmoud, H. N., Connor, R. J., and Bowman, C. A., “Results of the Fatigue Evaluation and Field Monitoring of the I-39 Northbound Bridge over the Wisconsin River”, ATLSS Report # 05-04, Lehigh University, March 2005.

R14. Mahmoud, H. N. and Connor, R. J., “Field Study of the SR 1045 Hares Hill Road Bridge over French Creek in Chester County, PA.”, ATLSS Report # 05-21, Lehigh University, October 2005.

R15. Connor, R. J., Hodgson, I. C., Mahmoud, H. N., and Bowman, C. A., “Field Testing and Fatigue Evaluation of the I-79 Neville Island Bridge over the Ohio River”, ATLSS Report # 05-02, Lehigh University, February 2005.

R16. Mahmoud, H. N. and Connor, R., J., “Field Monitoring Prototype Retrofits of Floorbeam Connections on the I-95 Girard Point Bridge”, ATLSS Report # 05-01, Lehigh University, January 2005.

R17. Connor, R. J. and Mahmoud, H. N., “Failure Investigation of Two Cantilevered Sign Structures in the City of Hazleton”, ATLSS Report # 04-24, Lehigh University, November 2004.

R18. Fisher, J. W., Connor, R. J., Kaufmann, E. J., and Mahmoud, H. N., “Expert Report on the Forensic Failure Analysis of the Steel Open Grid Deck of Route 1 & 9 T Passaic River Bridge”, prepared for the Division of Law-State of New Jersey, ATLSS Report, August 2004.

R19. Dexter, R. J. and Mahmoud, H. N., “Predicting Stable Fatigue Crack Propagation in Stiffened Panels”, report for the Ship Structure Committee, Report # SSC 435, NTIS#: PB2004-105932, July 2004.

R20. Connor, R. J. and Mahmoud, H. N., “Guide for Evaluating and Retrofitting Bridges for Constraint- induced Fracture”, report submitted to Federal Highway Administration, May 2004.