# Browse Dept. of Civil and Environmental Engineering by Title

• (1993)
This thesis is concerned with study of behavior of pile to pile-cap connection with respect to lateral loads. In this connection prestressed precast concrete piles and reinforced concrete pile caps were given particular attention.

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• (1994)
The identity and characteristics of aquatic soluble phosphorus (SUP) present in a small mid-western mesotropic lake were examined with 31-Phosphorus Fourier Transform Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy $\rm (\sp{31}P$ ...

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• (2012-09-18)
Fecal contamination in Midwestern karst regions was evaluated by a combination of Bacteroidales-based microbial source tracking (MST), traditional bacterial indicators, and environmental variables. Water samples from springs ...

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• (2014-05-30)
The microbial communities associated with eleven samples of milled and un-milled rice from various storage facilities and local trade markets of Haryana, India were analyzed using high-throughput pyrosequencing. Comparison ...

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• (University of Illinois Engineering Experiment Station. College of Engineering. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1992-01)
A general parametric form of a dynamic finite-element model of a linear elastic structure with small deformations is presented, with the model consisting of a set of scalar parameters multiplying element kernel matrices. ...

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• (University of Illinois Engineering Experiment Station. College of Engineering. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1993-05)
This report presents an approach to the problem of parameter estimation of finite element models of complex structural systems using measured response. The method computes the element constitutive parameters of a ...

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• (1994)
This research study presents an approach to the problem of parameter estimation of finite element models of complex structural systems using measured response. The developed method computes the element, constitutive ...

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• (1964)

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• (Illinois Center for Transportation, 2014-07)
The purpose of this document is to inform landowners, highway authorities, and other interested par-ties about general legal principles related to drainage and drainage improvements. This may allow them to recognize ...

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• (Illinois Center for Transportation/Illinois Department of Transportation, 2014-08)
This report presents the sustainability efforts of the Illinois Department of Transportation (IDOT) in recycling and reclaiming materials for use in highway construction. This report meets the requirements of Illinois ...

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• (1973-09)

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• (2012-05-22)
The Illinois Department of Transportation (IDOT) has increasingly constructed integral abutment bridges (IABs) over the past few decades, similar to many other states. Throughout the United States, IABs are preferred over ...

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• (1972)

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• (2011-01-14)
The effectiveness and efficiency of railcar inspection is critical to freight railroad operations, as it directly affects safety, reliability, mainline efficiency, and terminal performance. Current railcar inspection ...

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• (2011-08-26)
This study aimed to i) determine the effectiveness of monochloramine disinfection on biofilm control and ii) characterize the architecture and community development of laboratory-grown oligotrophic biofilms over a two-month ...

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• (1995)
There are over 70 publicly owned airports in Illinois, the majority of which serve only general aviation (GA) aircraft having gross maximum weights less than 30,000 lbs. Although less visible than the larger air carrier, ...

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• (2013-08-22)
The damage to reinforced concrete (RC) bridges observed in the 1971 San Fernando, 1994 Northridge, and 1995 Kobe earthquakes prompted significant research efforts within the earthquake engineering community. Strides were ...

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• (2013-02-03)
The emerging use of warm mix asphalt (WMA) technology has led to economic and environmental benefits for transportation agencies and road users. Among these benefits is the reduced mixing and compaction temperatures of ...

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• (2008-09-03)
The region of potential impact due to earthquake activity in the New Madrid Seismic Zone (NMSZ) is comprised of eight states: Alabama, Arkansas, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Mississippi, Missouri and Tennessee. Moreover, ...

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• (2012-06)
Currently, highway agencies in Illinois are exploring the feasibility of using of higher amounts of reclaimed asphalt pavement (RAP) in asphalt mixtures. Concerns about variability in aggregate gradation and higher stiffness ...

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