Browse Dept. of Civil and Environmental Engineering by Subject "optimization"

  • Hwang, Tae Sung (2014-05-30)
    This dissertation research aims at examining the U.S. freight transportation systems and the relationship between freight shipment activities and the related environmental issues such as air pollution and greenhouse gas ...

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  • Karatas, Aslihan (2014-05-30)
    The sustainability of housing units can be improved by optimizing their social, environmental, and economic performances. The integration of green building equipment and systems such as geothermal heat pumps and water-efficient ...

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  • Kim, S.H.; Wen, Y.K. (University of Illinois Engineering Experiment Station. College of Engineering. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1987-02)
    Most optimization studies have been concerned with member or system geometry of structures under loads which are static or deterministic or both. The objective of this study is to develop a method for design under multiple ...

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  • Kim, Young-Suk; Spencer, Billie F., Jr.; Elnashai, Amr S. (Newmark Structural Engineering Laboratory. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 2008-01)
    Transportation and utility networks (e.g., water delivery, power, and oil systems) are essential in the support of all economic and social activity of an industrialized region. The functional loss of this critical urban ...

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