Dr. Bruce R. Ellingwood

Bruce Ellingwood

Bruce Ellingwood

Professor, Civil and Environmental Engineering

Awards & Honors

  • Distinguished Visiting Professor Tsinghua University, 2018
  • Geerhard Haaijer Award for Excellence in Education American Institute of Steel Construction, 2018
  • Alfredo Ang Award on Risk Analysis and Management of Civil Infrastructure ASCE, 2017
  • Outstanding Projects and Leaders (OPAL) Award in Education ASCE, 2017
  • Alfred M. Freudenthal Medal Engineering Mechanics Institute of ASCE, 2016
  • CERRA Lifetime Achievement Award Civil Engineering Risk and Reliability Association, 2015

Publications

  • Nozhati, Saeed; Ellingwood, Bruce; Chong, Edwin. "Stochastic optimal control methodologies in risk-informed community resilience planning" Structural Safety, vol. 84, May, 2020.
  • Nozhati, Saeed; Sarkale, Yugandhar; Chong, Edwin; Ellingwood, Bruce. "Optimal stochastic dynamic scheduling for community recovery management" Reliability Engineering & System Safety , vol. 193, January (1st Quarter/Winter), 2020.
  • Nozhati, Saeed; Sarkale, Yugandhar; Ellingwood, Bruce; Chong, Edwin; Mahmoud, Hussam. "An approximate dynamic programming approach to food security of communities following hazard" Proceedings of the 13th International Conference on Applications of Statistics and Probability in Civil Engineering (ICASP13), May, 2019.
  • Nozhati, Saeed; Ellingwood, Bruce; Mahmoud, Hussam. "Understanding Community Resilience from a PRA Perspective Using Binary Decision Diagram" Journal of Risk Analysis, vol. 39, no.10, 2019, pp. 2127-2142.
  • Nozhati, Saeed; Rosenheim, Nathanael; Ellingwood, Bruce; Mahmoud, Hussam; Perez, Maria. "Probabilistic framework for evaluating food security of households in the aftermath of a disaster" Structure and Infrastructure Engineering, vol. 15, no.8, 2019, pp. 1060-1074.
  • Nozhati, Saeed; Sarkale, Yugandhar; Ellingwood, Bruce; Chong, Edwin; Mahmoud, Hussam. "Near-optimal planning using approximate dynamic programming to enhance post-hazard community resilience management" Reliability Engineering & System Safety , vol. 181, January (1st Quarter/Winter), 2019, pp. 116-126.
  • Memari, Mehrdad; Mahmoud, Hussam; Ellingwood, Bruce. "Stability of Steel Columns Subjected to Earthquake and Fire Loads" JOURNAL OF STRUCTURAL ENGINEERING, vol. 144, no.1, 2018.
  • Cha, Eun; Ellingwood, Bruce. "The relation between cost-benefit analysis and risk acceptance in regulatory decision-making" International Journal of Risk Assessment and Management, vol. 22, no.1, 2018, pp. 44-62.
  • Sarkale, Yugandhar; Nozhati, Saeed; Chong, Edwin; Ellingwood, Bruce; Mahmoud, Hussam. "Solving Markov decision processes for network-level post-hazard recovery via simulation optimization and rollout" Proceedings of the 14th IEEE International Conference on Automation Science and Engineering (CASE 2018), August, 2018, pp. 906--912.
  • Nozhati, Saeed; Sarkale, Yugandhar; Ellingwood, Bruce; Chong, Edwin; Mahmoud, Hussam. "A modified approximate dynamic programming algorithm for community-level food security following disasters" Proceedings of the 9th International Congress on Environmental Modelling and Software (iEMSs 2018), June, 2018.
  • McAllister, Therese; Wang, Naiyu; Ellingwood, Bruce. "Risk-Informed Mean Recurrence Intervals for Updated Wind Maps in ASCE 7-16" Journal of Structural Engineering, vol. 144, no.5, 2018.
  • Ellingwood, Bruce; Memari, Mehrdad. "Stability of steel columns subjected to earthquake and fire loads" Journal of Structural Engineering, vol. 144, no.1, 2018.
  • Zhang, Hao; Liu, Haoyu; Ellingwood, Bruce; Rasmussen, Kim. "System Reliabilities of Planar Gravity Steel Frames Designed by the Inelastic Method in AISC 360-10" Journal of Structural Engineering, vol. 144, no.3, 2018.
  • Koliou, Maria; van de Lindt, John; McAllister, Therese; Ellingwood, Bruce; Dillard, Maria; Cutler, Harvey. "State of the research in community resilience: progress and challenges" Sustainable and Resilient Infrastructure, January (1st Quarter/Winter), 2018.
  • Wang, Yingjun; Wang, Naiyu; Lin, Peihui; Ellingwood, Bruce; Mahmoud, Hussam; Maloney, Timothy. "De-Aggregation of Community Resilience Goals to obtain Minimum Performance Objectives for Buildings under Tornado Hazard" Structural Safety, vol. 70, November, 2017, pp. 82-92.
  • Maloney, Timothy; Ellingwood, Bruce; Mahmoud, Hussam; Wang, Naiyu; Wang, Yingjun; Lin, Peihui. "Performance and risk to light-framed wood residential buildings subjected to tornadoes" Structural Safety, vol. 70, October (4th Quarter/Autumn), 2017, pp. 35-47.
  • Bojorquez, Juan; Ruiz, Sonia; Ellingwood, Bruce; Reyes-Salazar, Alfredo; Bojorquez, Eden. "Reliability-based optimal load factors for seismic design of buildings" Engineering Structures, vol. 151, September, 2017, pp. 527-539.
  • DeBock, D; Liel, Abbie; Harris, James; Ellingwood, Bruce; Torrents, Jeannette. "Reliability-Based Design Snow Loads. I: Site-Specific Probability Models for Ground Snow Loads" Journal of Structural Engineering, vol. 143, no.7, 2017.
  • Lee, Ji Yun; Ellingwood, Bruce. "A decision model for intergenerational life-cycle risk assessment of civil infrastructure exposed to hurricanes under climate change" Reliability Engineering & System Safety , vol. 159, March, 2017, pp. 100-107.
  • Liel, Abbie; DeBock, D; Harris, James; Ellingwood, Bruce; Torrents, Jeannette. "Reliability-Based Design Snow Loads. II: Reliability Assessment and Mapping Procedures" Journal of Structural Engineering, vol. 143, no.7, 2017.
  • Standohar-Alfano, Christine; van de Lindt, John; Ellingwood, Bruce. "Vertical Load Path Failure Risk Analysis of Residential Wood-Frame Construction in Tornadoes" Journal of Structural Engineering, vol. 143, no.7, 2017.
  • Cutler, Harvey; Ellingwood, Bruce; van de Lindt, John; Peacock, Walter; Gardoni, Paolo; Wang, Nayu. "The Centerville Virtual Community: a fully integrated decision model of interacting physical and social infrastructure systems" The Journal of Sustainable and Resilient Infrastructures Taylor Francis, Volume 1, Issue 3-4, 2016, pp. 95-107.
  • Chulahwat, Akshat; Mahmoud, Hussam; Ellingwood, Bruce; Kuligowski, E; Butler, K; Bryner, N. "A Probabilistic Cellular Automata Model for Capturing Propagation of Wildfires by Convection and Embers" International Journal of Wildland Fire, .
  • Memari, Mehrdad; Mahmoud, Hussam; Ellingwood, Bruce. "Flexibility-Based Formulation for Assessing the Response of Steel Columns Subjected to Earthquake and Fire loadings" Journal of Structural Engineering, .
  • Mahmoud, Hussam; Ellingwood, Bruce; Turbert, Collin; Memari, Mehrdad. "Response of Steel Reduced Beam Section Connections Exposed to Fire" JOURNAL OF STRUCTURAL ENGINEERING, vol. 142, no.1, 2016.
  • Ellingwood, Bruce; van de Lindt, John; McAllister, Therese. "Developing measurement science for community resilience assessment" Sustainable and Resilient Infrastructure, vol. 1, no.3-4, 2016, pp. 93-94.
  • Wang, Cao; Li, Quanwang; Zhang, Hao; Ellingwood, Bruce. "Modeling the Temporal Correlation in Hurricane Frequency for Damage Assessment of Residential Structures Subjected to Climate Change" Journal of Structural Engineering, vol. 143, no.5, 2016.
  • Ghosn, M; Duenas-Osorio, L.; Frangopol, D; McAllister, T; Bocchini, P; Manuel, L; Ellingwood, Bruce; Arangio, S; Bontempi, F; Shah, M; Akiyama, M; Biondini, F.; Hernandez, S; Tsiatas, G. "Performance Indicators for Structural Systems and Infrastructure Networks" Journal of Structural Engineering, vol. 142, no.9, 2016.
  • Ghosn, M; Frangpol, D.; McAllister, T; Shah, M; Diniz, S M; Ellingwood, Bruce; Manuel, L; Biondini, F; Catbas, N; Strauss, A; Zhao, X. "Reliability-Based Performance Indicators for Structural Members" Journal of Structural Engineering, vol. 142, no.9, 2016.
  • Lin, Pihui; Wang, Naiyu; Ellingwood, Bruce. "A risk de-aggregation framework that relates community resilience goals to building performance objectivess" Sustainable and Resilient Infrastructure, vol. 1, no.1-2, 2016, pp. 1-13.
  • Wang, Cao; Li, Quangwang; Ellingwood, Bruce. "Time-dependent reliability of ageing structures: an approximate approach" Structure and Infrastructure Engineering, February, 2016, pp. 1566-1572.
  • Zhang, Hao; Reynolds, James; Rasmussen, Kim ; Ellingwood, Bruce. "Reliability-Based Load Requirements for Formwork Shores during Concrete Placement" Journal of Structural Engineering, vol. 142, no.1, 2015.
  • Memari, Mehrdad; Mahmoud, Hussam; Ellingwood, Bruce. "Post-earthquake fire performance of moment resisting frames with reduced beam section connections" JOURNAL OF CONSTRUCTIONAL STEEL RESEARCH, vol. 103, 2014, pp. 215-229.
  • Li, Quanwang; Wang, Cao; Ellingwood, Bruce. "Time-dependent reliability of aging structures in the presence of non-stationary loads and degradation" Structural Safety, vol. 52, Part A, 2014, pp. 132-141.