Dr. Rebecca Atadero


Refereed Journal Articles Top
31 Atadero, R. A., Jia, G., Abdallah, A., & Ozbek, M. E. (2019). An Integrated Uncertainty-Based Bridge Inspection Decision Framework with Application to Concrete Bridge Decks. Infrastructures, 4(3), 50. 2019
30 Badr, A. H., & Atadero, R. A. (2018). Using Concrete Service Life Prediction Software to Enhance Durability and Reduce Cost in Precast Parking Garage Design. Practice Periodical on Structural Design and Construction, 24(1), 06018005. Read this online 2018
29 Lee Kelly, A., Atadero, R. A., & Mahmoud, H. N. (2018). Life Cycle Cost Analysis of Deteriorated Bridge Expansion Joints. Practice Periodical on Structural Design and Construction, 24(1), 04018033. Read this online 2018
28 Atadero, R. A., Paguyo, C. H., Rambo-Hernandez, K. E., & Henderson, H. L. (2018). Building inclusive engineering identities: implications for changing engineering culture. European Journal of Engineering Education, 43(3), 378-398.  Read this online 2018
27 Nickless, K. and Atadero, R.A. (2018) Mechanistic Deterioration Modeling for Bridge Design and Management. Journal of Bridge Engineering. 23(5), 04018018. Read this online 2018
26 Hafez, M., Ksaibati, K., & Atadero, R. (2017). Developing a methodology to evaluate the effectiveness of pavement treatments applied to low-volume paved roads. International Journal of Pavement Engineering, 1-11. Read this online 2017
25 Saha, P., Ksaibati, K., & Atadero, R. (2017). Developing Pavement Distress Deterioration Models for Pavement Management System Using Markovian Probabilistic Process. Advances in Civil Engineering2017. Read this online 2017
24  Balgopal, M. M., Casper, A. M. A., Atadero, R. A., & Rambo-Hernandez, K. E. (2017). Responses to different types of inquiry prompts: college students’ discourse, performance, and perceptions of group work in an engineering class. International Journal of Science Education, 39(12), 1625-1647. Read this online 2017
23 Hesse, A.A., Atadero, R. A., & Ozbek, M. E. (2017). Using Expert Opinion to Quantify Uncertainty in and Cost of Using Nondestructive Evaluation on Bridges. Advances in Civil Engineering. Read this online 2017
22 Hafez, M., Ksaibati, K. & Atadero, R. (2017): Best practices to support and improve pavement management systems for low-volume paved roads, International Journal of Pavement Engineering . Read this online 2017
21 Rambo-Hernandez, K.E., Atadero, R.A., and Balgopal, M.M. (2017). The Impact of Group Design Projects in Engineering on Achievement Goal Orientations and Academic Outcomes. Educational Psychology, 1242-1258.  Read this online 2017
20 Johnson, R.I. and Atadero, R.A. (2017).  Simple-Made-Continuous Steel Bridges with Steel Diaphragms. Engineering Journal-American Institute of Steel Construction, 54(1), 3-19. 2017
19 Vemuri, S.H. and Atadero, R.A. (2016). Case Study on Rapid Scanning Techniques for Concrete Bridge Decks with Asphalt Overlay: Ground Penetrating Radar and Infrared Thermography. ASCE Practice Periodical on Structural Design and Construction. 22(2), 05016004. Read this online 2016
18 Clevenger, C., Ozbek, M., Simpson, S., and Atadero, R. (2016). “Challenges in Developing a Transportation Sustainability Rating System That Meets the Preferences of a Department of Transportation.” Journal of Transportation Engineering, http://dx.doi.org/10.1061/(ASCE)TE.1943-5436.0000830 , 04016005.  Read this online 2016
17 McGuire, B., Atadero, R., Clevenger, C., and Ozbek, M. (2016). “Bridge Information Modeling for Inspection and Evaluation.” Journal of Bridge Engineering , http://dx.doi.org/10.1061/(ASCE)BE.1943-5592.0000850 , 04015076.  Read this online 2016
16 . Bright, C., Atadero, R., and van de Lindt, J. (2015). “Concept Development and Evaluation of a New GFRP Reinforcement Geometry for Concrete Beams.” Journal of Composites for Construction , http://dx.doi.org/10.1061/(ASCE)CC.1943-5614.0000615 , 04015049.   Read this online 2015
15 Hesse, A., Atadero, R., and Ozbek, M. (2015). “Uncertainty in Common NDE Techniques for Use in Risk-Based Bridge Inspection Planning: Existing Data.” Journal of Bridge Engineering, http://dx.doi.org/10.1061/(ASCE)BE.1943-5592.0000733, 04015004. Read this online 2015
14 Sobieck, T., Atadero, R.A., and Mahmoud, H.M. (2015). Fatigue Crack Propagation of Notched Steel Rebar in RC Beams Repaired with Externally Bonded CFRP, Journal of Composites for Construction,19 (5) 04014076. http://dx.doi.org/10.1061/(ASCE)CC.1943-5614.0000541  Read this online 2015
13 Atadero, R.A. Rambo-Hernandez, K., and Balgopal, M. (2015) “Assessing the Impact of Projects in Engineering Statics on Student Outcomes using Social Cognitive Career Theory.” Journal of Engineering Education, 104(1), 55-73. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jee.20063  Read this online 2015
12 Balogh,J., Fragiacomo, F., Gutkowski, R., Atadero, R. and Ivanyi, P. (2013) “Low-to-High cycle Fatigue Behavior of Wood-Concrete Composite Beams with Notched Interlayer Connections.” Pollack Periodica, 8(1), 3-14.   Read this online 2013
11 Mata, O.R. and Atadero, R.A. “Evaluation of Pull-Off Tests as a FRP-Concrete Bond Testing Method in the Laboratory and Field.” Accepted for Publictaion in ASCE Practicel Periodical on Structural Design and Construction March 2013.   Read this online 2013
10 Steadman, J., Atadero, R.A., and Heyliger, P.R. “Modeling the Elastic Properties of Two-Dimensional Cellular Solids.” International Journal for Computational Methods in Engineering Science and Mechanics, accepted for publication May, 2011. 2012
9 Allen, D.G. and Atadero, R.A. “Case Study on Evaluating the Long-Term Durability of Externally-Bonded FRP via Field Assessments.” Accepted for publication in ASCE Journal of Composites for Construction April 2012.  Read this online 2012
8 Hesse, A., Atadero, R. and Mahmoud, H. “Hoan Bridge Approach Span Failure as a Case Study for Engineering Students and Practicing Engineers.” ASCE Journal of Performance of Constructed Facilities, accpeted for publication September 2012.  Read this online 2012
7 Namagga, C. and Atadero, R.A. “Valuable Utilization of Spray Dryer Ash and its Performance in Structural Concrete.” International Journal of Sustainable Engineering. 4(2), 153-163 2011
6 Wieghaus, K.T. and Atadero, R.A. “Effect of Existing Structure and FRP Uncertainties on the Reliability of FRP-Based Repair”. ASCE Journal of Composites for Construction, 15(4), 635-643.  Read this online 2011
5 Riley, C.E., Atadero, R.A., van de Lindt, J.W. and Heyliger, P.R.(2011). “Cementitious Spray Dryer Ash-Tire Fiber Material for Maximizing Waste Diversion” Advances in Civil Engineering, Vol. 2011.  Read this online 2011
4 Atadero, R.A. and Karbhari, V.M. (2009). “Sources of Uncertainty and Design Values for Field-Manufactured FRP.” Composite Structures, 89, 83-93.  Read this online 2009
3 Atadero, R.A. and Karbhari, V.M. (2008). “Calibration of Resistance Factors for Reliability-Based Design of Externally-Bonded FRP.” Composites, Part B: Engineering, 39(4), 665-679.   Read this online 2008
2 van de Lindt, J.W. and Atadero, R.A. (2008). “Shake Table Test Results for a Half-Scale Reinforced Concrete Indonesian House with and without Economical Base Isolation.” Asian Journal of Civil Engineering (Building and Housing). 9(1), 1-13.   Read this online 2008
1 Atadero,R., Lee, L., and Karbhari, V.M. (2005), Consideration of Material variability in reliability analysis of FRP strengthened bridge decks. Composite Structures, Vol.7, pp 430-443.  Read this online 2005
Non-Refereed Journal Articles / Chapters / Proceedings / Transactions Top

Rambo-Hernandez, K. E., Morris, M., Casper, A., Hensel, R., Schwartz, J., Atadero R.A. (June 2019). Examining the Effects of Equity, Inclusion, and Diversity Activities in First-Year Engineering Courses. ASEE Annual Conference, Tampa, FL, USA. June 16-19, 2019. (refereed)


Hedayati, A., Atadero, R.A., Baker, D. and Casper, A. Analyzing the Effects of an Innovative Intervention to Infuse Diversity and Inclusion in a Statics Course. ASEE Annual Conference, Tampa, FL, USA. June 16-19, 2019. (refereed)

26 Norris, A., Siller, T., Cook, A. and Atadero, R.A. Full Paper: An Evaluation of a First-Year Civil Engineering Student Group Dynamics Intervention. American Society of Engineering Education, First Year Engineering Experience. College Park, PA. July 28-30, 2019. (refereed) 2019

Rambo-Hernandez, K.E., Roy, A., Morris, M., Hensel, R., Schwartz, J., Hasemi, M., Atadero, R. & Paguyo, C. “Using Interactive Theater to Promote Inclusive Behaviors in Teams for First-Year Engineering Students: A Sustainable Approach” ASEE CoNECD Conference. Washington, D.C. April 29-May 2, 2018.

24 Henderson, H. L., Rambo-Hernandez, K. E., Atadero, R. A., & Paguyo, C.  “The Effect of Gender on the Relationship between Implicit Theories of Intelligence and Engineering Identity: A Longitudinal Study.” ASEE Annual Conference. Columbus, OH, USA. June 25-28, 2017. (refereed) 2017

Rambo-Hernandez, K. E., Atadero, R. A., Paguyo, C., & Schwartz, J. “Inclusive Engineering Identities: Two New Surveys to Assess Students’ Inclusive Values and Behaviors.” ASEE Annual Conference. Columbus, OH, USA. June 25-28, 2017. (refereed)

22 Harper-Smith, A. L., Rager, K., Mahmoud, H., Atadero, R., Martinez, J., Wang, T., & Khan, A.  “Thermal Effects on Deck Joint Movement in Colorado” Transportation Research Board 96th Annual Meeting. Washington, D.C. USA. January 8-12, 2017. (refereed) 2017
21 Hafez, M., Ksaibati, K., & Atadero, R. A. “Pavement Management System for Low-Volume Paved Roads.” Transportation Research Board 96th Annual Meeting. Washington, D.C. USA. January 8-12, 2017. (refereed) 2017
20 Atadero, R. A., Paguyo, C. H., Rambo-Hernandez, K. E., Henderson, H., “Promoting Inclusive Engineering Identities in First-Year Engineering Courses,” American Society for Engineering Education Annual Conference, New Orleans, LA, USA. June 26-28, 2016. (refereed, poster presentation) 2016
19 Paguyo, C. H., Atadero, R.A., Rambo-Hernandez, K.E., and Francis, J. “Creating Inclusive Environments in First-Year Engineering Classes to Support Student Retention and Learning.” ASEE Annual Conference 2015. Seattle,WA, USA. June 14-17, 2015. (refereed). Winner of two best paper awards. 2015
18 Ozbek, M. E., Albeiruti, N., and Atadero, R. “Understanding Public Perceptions of Different Revenue Generation Systems for Highway Construction and Maintenance.” In: Proceedings of the 2015 TRB 94th Annual Conference, 16 pages (Electronic Proceedings with no page numbers), January 12-16, 2015, Washington D.C. (refereed). 2015
17 Atadero, R. Rambo-Hernandez, K., Balgopal, M., and Casper, A. “Project-Based Learning in Statics: Curriculum, Student Outcomes, and Ongoing Questions.” ASEE Annual Conference 2014. Indianapolis, IN, USA. June 15-18, 2014. (refereed) 2014
16 Casper, A.M., Balgopal, M., Atadero, R., Rambo-Hernandez, K. “Discourse Between Men and Women during PBL Engineering Group Work.” Annual Conference of the National Association of Researchers in Science Teaching, Pittsburgh, PA, USA April 2014. (refereed). 2014
15 Simpson, S., Clevenger, C.M., Ozbek, M. E., Rabbani, E., and Atadero, R. “A Framework for Assessing Transportation Sustainability Rating Systems for Implementation in U.S. State Departments of Transportation.” In: Proceedings of the 2014 TRB 93rd Annual Conference, 18 pages (Electronic Proceedings with no page numbers), January 11-15, 2014, Washington D.C. (refereed). 2014
14 Casper, A.M., Balgopal, M.M., Rambo, K., Atadero, R., & Fontane, D. “The impact of project-based group work on engineering college students’ content knowledge and affect.” Annual Conference of the National Association of Researchers in Science Teaching, Puerto Rico April 2013. (refereed). 2013
13 Keeler, K., Clevenger C.M., Atadero, R., Framework for Sustainability Challenges within the Building Industry, Proceedings of the Associated Schools of Construction 49th Annual International Conference, April 10-13, 2013 San Luis Obispo, California. 2013
12 Lee, L.S., Estrada, H. and Atadero, R.A. “Time Dependent Reliability Analysis of FRP Rehabilitated RC Beams.” SAMPE2010. Seattle, WA, USA. May 17-20, 2010. 2010
11 Namagga, C., Atadero, R.A. “Optimization of Fly Ash in Concrete: High Lime Fly Ash as a Replacement for Cement and Filler Material.” World of Coal Ash. Lexington, KY, USA. May 4-7, 2009. 2009
10 Atadero, R.A. “Considering the Effect of Uncertainty in the Existing Structure on the Reliability of FRP Repair Schemes.” 5th International Conference on Advanced Composite Materials in Bridges and Structures. Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. Sept 22-24, 2008. 2008
9 Riley, C.E, Atadero, R.A., van de Lindt, J.W., and Heyliger, P.R. “Sustainable Structural Materials with Fly Ash and Recycled Tire Fibers.” ASCE 5th International Engineering and Construction Conference. Long Beach, CA, USA. August 27-29, 2008. 2008
8 Atadero, R.A., Goode, J.S. and van de Lindt, J.W. “Development of Lifetime Statistical Distributions of Wind Speed for Fatigue-Based Design.” ASCE Structures Congress. Long Beach, CA, USA. May 16-19, 2007. 2007
7 Atadero, R.A. and Karbhari, V.M. “Load and Resistance Factor Design for FRP Strengthening of Concrete Structures.” Third International Conference on FRP Composites in Civil Engineering. Miami, FL, USA. December 13-15, 2006. 2006
6 Atadero, R.A. and Karbhari, V.M. “Probabilistic Based Design for FRP Strengthening
of Reinforced Concrete.” 7th International Symposium on Fibre Reinforced Polymer (FRP) Reinforcement for Concrete Structures. Kansas City, MO, USA. November 6-9, 2005.
5 Atadero, R.A., and Karbhari, V.M. “Consideration of Time-Dependent Degradation in the Development of Probabilistic Based Design of FRP Strengthening.” American Society for Composites, 20th Annual Technical Conference. Philadelphia, PA, USA. September 7-9, 2005. 2005
4 Atadero, R.A. and Karbhari, V.M. “Determination of Design Values for FRP Used for Strengthening.” SAMPE 2005. Long Beach, CA, USA. May 1 – 5, 2005. 2005
3 Atadero, R.A. and Karbhari, V.M. “Reliability Based Assessment of FRP Strengthened Slabs.” SAMPE 2004. Long Beach, CA, USA. May 16-20, 2004. 2004
2 Atadero, R.A., Lee, L.S. and Karbhari, V.M. “Materials Variability and Reliability of FRP Rehabilitation of Concrete.” 4th International Conference on Advanced Composite Materials in Bridges and Structures. Calgary, Alberta, Canada. July 20-23, 2004. 2004
1 Atadero, R.A., Lee, L.S. and Karbhari, V.M. “Effect of Variability of Composite Properties on Wet Layup Based Rehabilitation of Concrete Structures.” American Society for Composites, 19th Annual Technical Conference. Atlanta, GA, USA. October 17-20, 2004. 2004