Biography

Geotechnical engineer with twelve years of research experience in nondestructive imaging systems, instrumentation and sensor technology, field experimentation and data acquisition, and laboratory scale modeling. Research interests predominantly relate to geophysical site characterization, nondestructive evaluation and rehabilitation of foundations, bridge scour, and urban seismic hazards, particularly as related to resiliency of infrastructure systems. Educational interests focus on improving student cognitive development and critical thinking skills within the context of geotechnical engineering coursework.

Research Interests

  • Geophysical Imaging & Site Characterization
  • Nondestructive Evaluation of Deep Foundations
  • Use of Innovative Sensing Technologies in Geotechnical Engineering
  • Data Acquisition & Processing
  • Geotechnical Earthquake Engineering
  • Physical & Numerical Modeling.

Courses Taught

Number

Name

Level

CEE 3331

Soil Mechanics

Undergraduate

CEE 4821

Foundation Engineering

Undergraduate

CEE 4823

Geotechnical Earthquake Engineering

Undergraduate

CEE 5811

Advanced Soil Mechanics

Graduate

CEE 5821

Foundation Engineering

Graduate

CEE 5823

Geotechnical Earthquake Engineering

Graduate

Selected Publications

  • Kordjazi, A., Coe, J.T., & Mahvelati, S. (2020). Evaluation of near-surface anomalous conditions beneath drilled shaft excavations using full waveform inversion. SEG International Exposition and Annual Meeting 2019, pp. 2823-2827. doi: 10.1190/segam2019-3216900.1

  • Mahvelati, S., Coe, J.T., & Kordjazi, A. (2020). Effects of near-surface spatial variability of soil stiffness on surface wave dispersion. SEG International Exposition and Annual Meeting 2019, pp. 2808-2812. doi: 10.1190/segam2019-3216668.1

  • Coe, J.T., Mahvelati, S., & Kordjazi, A. (2020). Numerical Investigation of Geophysical Measurements for Liquefaction Triggering Evaluation in Soils Exhibiting Natural Spatial Variability. Geotechnical Special Publication, 2020-February(GSP 318), pp. 305-314. doi: 10.1061/9780784482810.033

  • Mahvelati, S. & Coe, J.T. (2020). Numerical Application of Full Waveform Inversion to Identify a Single Weak Layer in a Slope. Geotechnical Special Publication, 2020-February(GSP 316), pp. 211-219.

  • Kordjazi, A., Coe, J.T., & Afanasiev, M. (2020). A Hybrid Multi-Scale Full Waveform Inversion Approach to Evaluate the Structural Integrity of Drilled Shafts. Geotechnical Special Publication, 2020-February(GSP 315), pp. 190-199. doi: 10.1061/9780784482780.018

  • Kordjazi, A., Coe, J.T., & Afanasiev, M. (2020). The use of the spectral element method for modeling stress wave propagation in non-destructive testing applications for drilled shafts. Geotechnical Special Publication, 2020-February(GSP 317), pp. 434-443.

  • Mahvelati, S. & Coe, J.T. (2020). Numerical comparison of Rayleigh and Love full waveform inversion in characterizing soil spatial variability for near-surface engineering applications. Near Surface Geophysics. doi: 10.1002/nsg.12103

  • Coe, J.T., Kermani, B., & Nyquist, J. (2019). Evaluation of Unknown Bridge Foundations Using Borehole-based Nondestructive Testing Methods: A Case Study in Urban Settings. Journal of Environmental and Engineering Geophysics, 24(2), pp. 299-315. doi: 10.2113/JEEG24.2.299

  • Liu, S., Shen, P., Gu, Y., Bai, Z., Bai, T., & Liao, S. (2019). Time-History Analysis of Earth Pressure Test on Soil Arching Effect Caused by Deep-Buried Tunneling in Soft Soil. Geotechnical Special Publication, 2019-March(GSP 313), pp. 209-213. doi: 10.1061/9780784482155.022

  • Brown, J., Painter, M., & Shull, P. (2019). Karst Risks - Investigation, Design, and Construction with Case Studies from Pennsylvania. Geotechnical Special Publication, 2019-March(GSP 311), pp. 217-228. doi: 10.1061/9780784482131.023

  • Reddy, K.R. & Kumar, G. (2019). Application of Triple Bottom Line Sustainability Framework to Select Remediation Method at Industrial Contaminated Site. Geotechnical Special Publication, 2019-March(GSP 312), pp. 241-251. doi: 10.1061/9780784482148.025

  • Soliman, M., Arboleda-Monsalve, L.G., Nam, B.H., & Horhota, D. (2019). Sinkhole Stability Charts in Central Florida Soils. Geotechnical Special Publication, 2019-March(GSP 311), pp. 248-257. doi: 10.1061/9780784482131.026

  • Alam, M., Hossain, M.S., Devries, B., & Rahman, N. (2019). Field Hydrologic Performance of Water Balance Cover in North Texas. Geotechnical Special Publication, 2019-March(GSP 312), pp. 95-104. doi: 10.1061/9780784482148.010

  • Li, S., Liu, Z., Mu, C., & Zhang, X. (2019). Effect of Acid Rain on the Disintegration of Remolded Red Clay. Geotechnical Special Publication, 2019-March(GSP 311), pp. 110-118. doi: 10.1061/9780784482131.012

  • Zambrano-Cruzatty, L., Yerro, A., & Stark, N. (2019). Influence of Shear Strength and Moisture Content on Aeolian Sand Erosion. Geotechnical Special Publication, 2019-March(GSP 313), pp. 1-10. doi: 10.1061/9780784482155.001

  • Chen, C. & Zhang, L.M. (2019). Soil Deformation and Mechanical Behavior Induced by Internal Erosion under Complex Stress States. Geotechnical Special Publication, 2019-March(GSP 313), pp. 35-43. doi: 10.1061/9780784482155.004

  • Baral, S., Wang, J.X., Alam, S., & Patterson, W.B. (2019). Experimental and Analytical Studies on the Root Reinforcement Effect of a Grass Species, Spartina alterniflora. Geotechnical Special Publication, 2019-March(GSP 313), pp. 86-96. doi: 10.1061/9780784482155.009

  • Meehan, C.L., Kumar, S., Pando, M.A., & Coe, J.T. (2019). Preface. Geotechnical Special Publication, 2019-March(GSP 307), pp. III-IV. doi: 10.1061/9780784482094.fm

  • Choudhary, A.K., Fulambarkar, S., & Jha, J.N. (2019). Strength and Deformation Characteristics of Bottom-Ash Reinforced with Single Geocell Mattress Made of Waste Pet Bottles. Geotechnical Special Publication, 2019-March(GSP 312), pp. 263-272. doi: 10.1061/9780784482148.027

  • Vigliorolo, E.A. & Shah, V.A. (2019). Improved Prediction of Permeability Rates and Performance for Green Infrastructure Using Standard Penetration Testing. Geotechnical Special Publication, 2019-March(GSP 311), pp. 21-29. doi: 10.1061/9780784482131.003

  • Maggi, B., Bradshaw, A., Baxter, C., Grilli, A., Licht, S., Naser, N.A.l., & Stegagno, P. (2019). Field Performance of Reinforced Dunes for Improving Coastal Resilience. Geotechnical Special Publication, 2019-March(GSP 313), pp. 53-66. doi: 10.1061/9780784482155.006

  • Sturm, A.P., Shepard, G.M., Dejong, J.T., & Wilson, D.W. (2019). A Centrifuge Study on the Effects of Soil Gradation on CPT Tip Resistance. Geotechnical Special Publication, 2019-March(GSP 311), pp. 100-109. doi: 10.1061/9780784482131.011

  • Brown, C.J., Crowley, R., & Hudyma, N. (2019). Geo-Hydro Forensic Investigation of an Earthen Dam Failure. Geotechnical Special Publication, 2019-March(GSP 313), pp. 114-126. doi: 10.1061/9780784482155.012

  • Liao, X., Wang, Q., Wu, X., Chen, J., Feng, L., Guo, D., & Xi, Y. (2019). Correlating EPB Chengdu Metro Settlement Data with Analysis Predictions in Sandy Cobble Stratum. Geotechnical Special Publication, 2019-March(GSP 313), pp. 287-296. doi: 10.1061/9780784482155.030

  • Meehan, C.L., Kumar, S., Pando, M.A., & Coe, J.T. (2019). Preface. Geotechnical Special Publication, 2019-March(GSP 308), pp. III-IV. doi: 10.1061/9780784482100.050

  • Lunemann, M.M. & Douglas, W.S. (2019). Geotechnical Resilience Engineering Guidelines for Upland Confined Disposal Facilities: A Case Study Approach. Geotechnical Special Publication, 2019-March(GSP 312), pp. 314-327. doi: 10.1061/9780784482148.032

  • White, D.J., Vennapusa, P., Fitzpatrick, B., Hageman, E., Hill, J., & McClung, N. (2019). In Situ Compaction Characterization of Dry Stacked Coal Combustion Residues. Geotechnical Special Publication, 2019-March(GSP 312), pp. 135-148. doi: 10.1061/9780784482148.014

  • Li, J., Chen, J.J., & Li, M.G. (2019). Theoretical Study on the Groundwater Flow Induced by Artificial Recharge in Confined Aquifer Considering Permeability Degradation. Geotechnical Special Publication, 2019-March(GSP 311), pp. 1-12. doi: 10.1061/9780784482131.001

  • Baltaji, O., Hashash, Y., Yang, S., & Singer, A. (2019). Through-Soil Wireless Communication System for Embedded Geotechnical Instrumentation. Geotechnical Special Publication, 2019-March(GSP 313), pp. 200-208. doi: 10.1061/9780784482155.021

  • Bruckno, B.S., Watts, C.F., Stephenson, G., & Mau, C. (2019). Natural Bridge, Virginia: Complementary Geotechnical Investigation and Analysis Methods for Mobility Planning. Geotechnical Special Publication, 2019-March(GSP 311), pp. 204-216. doi: 10.1061/9780784482131.022

  • Mahvelati, S., Coe, J.T., & Kordjazi, A. (2019). Evaluation of the effects of impact angle and source type on the generation of surface waves. Proceedings of the Symposium on the Application of Geophyics to Engineering and Environmental Problems, SAGEEP, 2019-March, p. 180.

  • Mahvelati, S., Coe, J.T., & Kordjazi, A. (2019). Full waveform inversion in seismic site characterization: Evaluation of natural spatial variability of subsurface soil stiffness. Proceedings of the Symposium on the Application of Geophyics to Engineering and Environmental Problems, SAGEEP, 2019-March, p. 69.

  • Mahvelati, S., Coe, J.T., & Kordjazi, A. (2019). Comparison of dispersion-based and full waveform inversion of surface waves to evaluate the spatial variability of liquefaction triggering. Proceedings of the Symposium on the Application of Geophyics to Engineering and Environmental Problems, SAGEEP, 2019-March, p. 68.

  • Coe, J.T., Mahvelati, S., & Kordjazi, A. (2019). Full waveform inversion to evaluate liquefaction triggering in soils exhibiting natural spatial stiffness variability. Earthquake Geotechnical Engineering for Protection and Development of Environment and Constructions- Proceedings of the 7th International Conference on Earthquake Geotechnical Engineering, 2019, pp. 1836-1843.

  • Kumar, K., Krishna, G., & Umashankar, B. (2019). Evaluation of Waste Foundry Sand and Blast Furnace Steel Slag as Geomaterials. Geotechnical Special Publication, 2019-March(GSP 312), pp. 304-313. doi: 10.1061/9780784482148.031

  • Manikonda, A., Ogunro, V.O., Ellison, K.M., & Moo-Young, K. (2019). Synthesis of Friedel's Salt for Application in Halide Sequestration Using Paste Encapsulation Technology. Geotechnical Special Publication, 2019-March(GSP 312), pp. 167-176. doi: 10.1061/9780784482148.017

  • Kim, Y., Nam, B.H., & Youn, H. (2019). Development of a Probabilistic Spatio-Magnitude Sinkhole Hazard Model. Geotechnical Special Publication, 2019-March(GSP 311), pp. 81-90. doi: 10.1061/9780784482131.009

  • Kumar, G. & Reddy, K.R. (2019). Shear Response of Interfaces in Liner System under Accelerated Degradation of MSW in Bioreactor Landfill. Geotechnical Special Publication, 2019-March(GSP 312), pp. 149-157. doi: 10.1061/9780784482148.015

  • Raschke, S.A., Paxson, G.S., & Raptosh, E. (2019). George B. Stevenson Dam Rehabilitation - The Importance of Uncertainty and Confidence Evaluation in Quantitative Risk Assessments (QRA) Using Risk-Informed Decision Making (RIDM) Process. Geotechnical Special Publication, 2019-March(GSP 313), pp. 136-147. doi: 10.1061/9780784482155.014

  • Shamet, R., Nam, B.H., Tu, T., & Horhota, D. (2019). Sinkhole Vulnerability Assessment Using Groundwater Monitoring and Internal Soil Raveling Analysis - A Central Florida Case Study. Geotechnical Special Publication, 2019-March(GSP 311), pp. 289-299. doi: 10.1061/9780784482131.030

  • Mahvelati, S., Coe, J.T., & Kordjazi, A. (2019). Effects of the angle of impact on surface wave generation. 2018 SEG International Exposition and Annual Meeting, SEG 2018, pp. 2541-2545. doi: 10.1190/segam2018-2998546.1

  • Meehan, C.L., Kumar, S., Pando, M.A., & Coe, J.T. (2019). Preface. Geotechnical Special Publication, 2019-March(GSP 305), pp. III-IV.

  • Meehan, C.L., Kumar, S., Pando, M.A., & Coe, J.T. (2019). Preface. Geotechnical Special Publication, 2019-March(GSP 306), pp. III-IV.

  • Krupansky, J.T., Knight, M.A., Mouradian, A.G., Orndorff, R.C., Al-Akhras, K.M., & Saleh, A.F. (2019). The Value of Data - The Qatar Geologic Mapping Project. Geotechnical Special Publication, 2019-March(GSP 314), pp. 12-23. doi: 10.1061/9780784482162.002

  • Popescu, M.E., Schwarz, A.J., & Elsbihi, N. (2019). Geotechnical Risk Assessment and Back Analysis of Ground Movements Induced by Tunnel and Open-Cut Excavations. Geotechnical Special Publication, 2019-March(GSP 313), pp. 158-166. doi: 10.1061/9780784482155.016

  • Meehan, C.L., Kumar, S., Pando, M.A., & Coe, J.T. (2019). Preface. Geotechnical Special Publication, 2019-March(GSP 311), pp. III-IV.

  • Bhatt, A., Pitts, D.C., Bhowmik, S.K., & Willmer, J.L. (2019). Foundation Challenges for a Multi-Level Parking Structure in Boulder-Laden Fill: A Case Study. Geotechnical Special Publication, 2019-March(GSP 313), pp. 255-268. doi: 10.1061/9780784482155.027

  • Karim, M.Z., Tucker-Kulesza, S.E., Rutherford, C., & Bernhardt-Barry, M. (2019). Geophysical Engineering to Identify Seepage Channels in the Hager Slough Levee. Geotechnical Special Publication, 2019-March(GSP 311), pp. 345-353. doi: 10.1061/9780784482131.035

  • Lal, B., Hinge, V.A., Nawkhare, S.S., & Shanker, K. (2019). Experimental Studies on Bottom Ash and Blast Furnace Slag Based Geomaterial under Compressive Loading. Geotechnical Special Publication, 2019-March(GSP 312), pp. 232-240. doi: 10.1061/9780784482148.024

  • Zhang, X., Jiang, X., Chen, W., Xu, D., Bai, Y., & Cai, G. (2019). Monitoring-Assisted Large-Diameter Shield Tunneling Control in Soft Ground: A Case Study of Bund Tunnel Project. Geotechnical Special Publication, 2019-March(GSP 313), pp. 306-314. doi: 10.1061/9780784482155.032

  • Mahvelati, S. (2019). Comparison of Dispersion-Based Analysis of Surface Waves and Full Waveform Inversion in Characterizing Unknown Foundations. Geotechnical Special Publication, 2019-March(GSP 311), pp. 158-166. doi: 10.1061/9780784482131.017

  • Wachenfeld, A., Kibby, S., Perrone, F., & Ballesta, J. (2019). Overcoming Challenges for the Parallel Thimble Shoal Tunnel Site Investigation. Geotechnical Special Publication, 2019-March(GSP 313), pp. 241-254. doi: 10.1061/9780784482155.026

  • Koerner, G.R. & Koerner, R.M. (2019). Case History of an Exhumed Landfill Double Liner System. Geotechnical Special Publication, 2019-March(GSP 312), pp. 22-32. doi: 10.1061/9780784482148.003

  • Saliba, F., Nassar, R.B., Khoury, N., & Maalouf, Y. (2019). Internal Erosion and Piping Evolution in Earth Dams Using an Iterative Approach. Geotechnical Special Publication, 2019-March(GSP 313), pp. 67-75. doi: 10.1061/9780784482155.007

  • Gallagher, P., Bhatia, S., Alestalo, S., Soundarajan, S., & Athanasopoulos-Zekkos, A. (2019). Increasing Collaboration among Geotechnical Engineering Faculty: A Case Study from the "geotechnical Engineering Women Faculty: Networked and Thriving" Project. Geotechnical Special Publication, 2019-March(GSP 314), pp. 86-98. doi: 10.1061/9780784482162.008

  • Liew, M. & Xiao, M. (2019). In Situ Seismic Investigations of Coal Tailings. Geotechnical Special Publication, 2019-March(GSP 311), pp. 239-247. doi: 10.1061/9780784482131.025

  • Gajjar, K.H., Shah, M.V., & Shah, A.J. (2019). Performance Evaluation of Municipal Solid Waste as a Sustainable Backfill Material in RE Wall. Geotechnical Special Publication, 2019-March(GSP 312), pp. 328-335. doi: 10.1061/9780784482148.033

  • Smith, J.L. & Bhatia, S.K. (2019). Role of Water Absorption on Rainsplash Erosion Performance of Natural Fiber RECPs. Geotechnical Special Publication, 2019-March(GSP 312), pp. 185-192. doi: 10.1061/9780784482148.019

  • Paprocki, J., Stark, N., McNinch, J.E., & Wadman, H. (2019). Spatial and Temporal Variations in Moisture Content at a Sandy Beach and the Impact on Sediment Strength. Geotechnical Special Publication, 2019-March(GSP 311), pp. 258-265. doi: 10.1061/9780784482131.027

  • Ezz, I.M., Akl, S., & El-Kholy, M. (2019). A Numerical Investigation of SSCB Analysis and the Possibility of Applying Arching Inducement Techniques. Geotechnical Special Publication, 2019-March(GSP 313), pp. 297-305. doi: 10.1061/9780784482155.031

  • Walkenbach, T.N., Han, J., Li, Z., & Parsons, R.L. (2019). Evaluation of Composite Subgrade Reaction Modulus of Geosynthetic-Stabilized Recycled Subbase over Subgrade. Geotechnical Special Publication, 2019-March(GSP 312), pp. 212-221. doi: 10.1061/9780784482148.022

  • Guzman, I.L. & Torres, S.M. (2019). Use of Repurposed Fibers to Decrease Hydraulic Conductivity without Compromising Load Restrictions in Urban Roof Farms. Geotechnical Special Publication, 2019-March(GSP 312), pp. 291-303. doi: 10.1061/9780784482148.030

  • Kugel, J.D., Carambelas, E.E., Welker, A.L., & Kemp, S.J. (2019). Monitoring Stream Geometry at Headwaters in a Densely Developed Watershed. Geotechnical Special Publication, 2019-March(GSP 313), pp. 44-52. doi: 10.1061/9780784482155.005

  • Rahimi, M., Wang, Z., Shafieezadeh, A., Wood, D., & Kubatko, E.J. (2019). An Adaptive Kriging-Based Approach with Weakly Stationary Random Fields for Soil Slope Reliability Analysis. Geotechnical Special Publication, 2019-March(GSP 313), pp. 148-157. doi: 10.1061/9780784482155.015

  • Ventola, A. & Hryciw, R.D. (2019). On-Site Particle Size Distribution by FieldSed. Geotechnical Special Publication, 2019-March(GSP 311), pp. 143-151. doi: 10.1061/9780784482131.015

  • Agaiby, S.W. & Ahmed, S.M. (2019). Determination of Sand Void Ratio Using CPT and SPT. Geotechnical Special Publication, 2019-March(GSP 311), pp. 39-48. doi: 10.1061/9780784482131.005

  • Duncan, J.M. & Brandon, T.L. (2019). Use of the Observational Method as the Sole Basis for Design. Geotechnical Special Publication, 2019-March(GSP 314), pp. 107-116. doi: 10.1061/9780784482162.010

  • Chetri, J.K., Reddy, K.R., & Grubb, D.G. (2019). Effect of Moisture Content on CO2 Sequestration by BOF Slag in Landfill Cover. Geotechnical Special Publication, 2019-March(GSP 312), pp. 158-166. doi: 10.1061/9780784482148.016

  • Evans, J.C. & Ruffing, D. (2019). Stresses in Soil-Bentonite Slurry Trench Cutoff Wall. Geotechnical Special Publication, 2019-March(GSP 312), pp. 177-184. doi: 10.1061/9780784482148.018

  • Dean, W.T., Printz, C.M., Vaughan, J.M., & Truman, E.T. (2019). Geophysical Study of Natural Bridge - A Comparison of Methods. Geotechnical Special Publication, 2019-March(GSP 311), pp. 387-399. doi: 10.1061/9780784482131.039

  • Zelenko, B.H., Godfrey, B., & Mohamed, K.T. (2019). Geohazards, Extreme Weather Events, and Climate Conditions - The Development of FHWA Guidance. Geotechnical Special Publication, 2019-March(GSP 313), pp. 167-175. doi: 10.1061/9780784482155.017

  • Mahanta, A., Bhowmik, R., & Datta, M. (2019). Stabilization of Hazardous Solid Waste Landfill on Sloping Ground with Variable Base Inclination. Geotechnical Special Publication, 2019-March(GSP 312), pp. 62-71. doi: 10.1061/9780784482148.007

  • Preuss, R.W., Cacciola, D.V., & Medina, C. (2019). Jet Grouting for Excavation Support, Underpinning, and Groundwater Control for the Construction of Sewage Treatment Plant Tanks. Geotechnical Special Publication, 2019-March(GSP 313), pp. 230-240. doi: 10.1061/9780784482155.025

  • Parkhill, T., Foster, B., Moriarty, M., & Lingwall, B. (2019). A First Step in Building on a Mine Tailings Superfund Site Part 2: Full-Scale Footing Load Tests. Geotechnical Special Publication, 2019-March(GSP 311), pp. 49-61. doi: 10.1061/9780784482131.006

  • Meehan, C.L., Kumar, S., Pando, M.A., & Coe, J.T. (2019). Preface. Geotechnical Special Publication, 2019-March(GSP 314), pp. iii-iv. doi: 10.1061/9780784482162.fm

  • Rahimi, S., Wood, C.M., Bernhardt-Barry, M., & Himel, A.K. (2019). Updated Reference Shear Wave Velocity Curves for Near-Surface Site Characterization. Geotechnical Special Publication, 2019-March(GSP 311), pp. 324-333. doi: 10.1061/9780784482131.033

  • Ahirwar, S.K. & Mandal, J.N. (2019). Experimental Study of Load and Settlement Behavior of Bamboo Grid Reinforced Sand. Geotechnical Special Publication, 2019-March(GSP 312), pp. 282-290. doi: 10.1061/9780784482148.029

  • Meehan, C.L., Kumar, S., Pando, M.A., & Coe, J.T. (2019). Preface. Geotechnical Special Publication, 2019-March(GSP 312), pp. III-IV. doi: 10.1061/9780784482148.fm

  • Kiptoo, D.K., Stark, N., Albatal, A., & Bilici, C. (2019). Uppermost Subaqueous Soil Variability in front of the Situk River Inlet, Alaska, from Portable Free Fall Penetrometer. Geotechnical Special Publication, 2019-March(GSP 311), pp. 71-80. doi: 10.1061/9780784482131.008

  • Griffiths, S.C. & Frazier, J.D. (2019). Surface Wave Testing and Analyses at a Gravelly Site near Jackson, Wyoming, for Transportation Infrastructure. Geotechnical Special Publication, 2019-March(GSP 311), pp. 314-323. doi: 10.1061/9780784482131.032

  • Kavazanjian, E. (2019). An Irrefutable Case for Case Histories: Seismic Design of Municipal Solid Waste Landfills. Geotechnical Special Publication, 2019-March(GSP 314), pp. 144-157. doi: 10.1061/9780784482162.013

  • Kolathayar, S. & Kumar, C.R. (2019). Potential of Tire Waste as Infill Material in Geocells for Soil Retention Systems. Geotechnical Special Publication, 2019-March(GSP 312), pp. 193-201. doi: 10.1061/9780784482148.020

  • Foster, B., Parkhill, T., Moriarty, M., & Lingwall, B. (2019). A First Step in Building on a Mine Tailings Superfund Site Part 1: Large Test Fills. Geotechnical Special Publication, 2019-March(GSP 311), pp. 119-132. doi: 10.1061/9780784482131.013

  • Safavizadeh, S., Montoya, B.M., Gabr, M.A., & Knappe, D. (2019). Factors Affecting the Kinetics of Urea Hydrolysis via Sporoscarcina pasteurii. Geotechnical Special Publication, 2019-March(GSP 312), pp. 105-114. doi: 10.1061/9780784482148.011

  • Kordjazi, A. & Coe, J.T. (2019). The Effects of Stress Redistribution on the Propagation of Stress Waves beneath the Bottom of Drilled Shaft Excavations. Geotechnical Special Publication, 2019-March(GSP 310), pp. 165-174. doi: 10.1061/9780784482124.018

  • Sloan, J.A., McGuire, M.P., & Gallant, A.P. (2019). Load Displacement Compatibility Method for Design of Column-Supported Embankments: Comparison to Case Histories. Geotechnical Special Publication, 2019-March(GSP 314), pp. 37-47. doi: 10.1061/9780784482162.004

  • Sheikh, B. & Qiu, T. (2019). Velocity and Drag Force Distribution of Fluid Flow in Mono- and Binary-Sized Particulate Porous Media. Geotechnical Special Publication, 2019-March(GSP 312), pp. 82-94. doi: 10.1061/9780784482148.009

  • Meehan, C.L., Kumar, S., Pando, M.A., & Coe, J.T. (2019). Preface. Geotechnical Special Publication, 2019-March(GSP 313), pp. iii-iv. doi: 10.1061/9780784482155.fm

  • Lacasse, S. & Dibiagio, E. (2019). Two Observational Method Applications: An Ideal Solution for Geotechnical Projects with Uncertainty. Geotechnical Special Publication, 2019-March(GSP 314), pp. 117-128. doi: 10.1061/9780784482162.011

  • Sughosh, P., Anusree, N., & Babu, G. (2019). Life Cycle Analysis as a Tool to Assess the Sustainability of Waste Management Practices in Bangalore City. Geotechnical Special Publication, 2019-March(GSP 312), pp. 125-134. doi: 10.1061/9780784482148.013

  • Meehan, C.L., Kumar, S., Pando, M.A., Coe, J.T., & Baker, W.J. (2019). Preliminary Results from a Continuous Compaction Control Data Set Recorded during Active Earthwork Construction. Geotechnical Special Publication, 2019-March(GSP 311), pp. 133-142. doi: 10.1061/9780784482131.014

  • Styler, M.A., Greig, J., & Nguyen, M. (2019). Inferring Drainage Conditions during in Situ Cone Penetration. Geotechnical Special Publication, 2019-March(GSP 311), pp. 62-70. doi: 10.1061/9780784482131.007

  • Ekici, A., Huvaj, N., & Akgüner, C. (2019). Index Properties and Classification of Marginal Fills or Coarse-Fine Mixtures. Geotechnical Special Publication, 2019-March(GSP 311), pp. 91-99. doi: 10.1061/9780784482131.010

  • Nadaf, M.B. & Mandal, J.N. (2019). Numerical Simulation of Cellular Reinforced Fly Ash Slopes. Geotechnical Special Publication, 2019-March(GSP 312), pp. 202-211. doi: 10.1061/9780784482148.021

  • Alam, M., Sarkar, L., Hossain, M.S., & Rahman, N. (2019). Evaluation of Field Scale Unsaturated Soil Behavior of Landfill Cover through Geophysical Testing and Instrumentation. Geotechnical Special Publication, 2019-March(GSP 312), pp. 1-11. doi: 10.1061/9780784482148.001

  • Gregory, G.H. & Richards, S.R. (2019). Repairs to Whitehouse Lake Dam. Geotechnical Special Publication, 2019-March(GSP 314), pp. 129-143. doi: 10.1061/9780784482162.012

  • Mathis, M.A., Tran, T.V., Tucker-Kulesza, S.E., & Sassenrath, G.F. (2019). Erosion Mechanism of Claypan Soils in Southeastern Kansas. Geotechnical Special Publication, 2019-March(GSP 313), pp. 76-85. doi: 10.1061/9780784482155.008

  • Cadden, A.W., Simon, J.M., & Roberts, T. (2019). Case Histories in the Evolution of Geotechnical Data and How It Is Changing Our Industry. Geotechnical Special Publication, 2019-March(GSP 314), pp. 1-11. doi: 10.1061/9780784482162.001

  • Koehn, W.J., Tucker-Kulesza, S.E., Lebow, V., Rahimi, S., Bernhardt, M.L., & Wood, C.M. (2019). Enhanced Analysis of Landslide Failure Mechanisms in the Ozark Plateau Region with Electrical Resistivity Tomography. Geotechnical Special Publication, 2019-March(GSP 311), pp. 197-203. doi: 10.1061/9780784482131.021

  • Meehan, C.L., Kumar, S., Pando, M.A., & Coe, J.T. (2019). Preface. Geotechnical Special Publication, 2019-March(GSP 309), pp. iii-iv. doi: 10.1061/9780784482117.fm

  • Pan, X., Nyo, A.K., Aung, Z., Chiam, K., Chu, J., & Wu, D. (2019). Interpretation of Distribution of Ancient Rivers in Singapore Using 3D Geological Model. Geotechnical Special Publication, 2019-March(GSP 311), pp. 167-173. doi: 10.1061/9780784482131.018

  • Curra, J., Omidvar, M., & Horine, B. (2019). A GIS-Based Platform for Bridge Scour Risk Assessment Using the HYRISK Model. Geotechnical Special Publication, 2019-March(GSP 313), pp. 11-19. doi: 10.1061/9780784482155.002

  • Akl, S., Salaheldin, K.M., & Lotfi, H.A. (2019). Investigating the Yield Anisotropy of Resedimented Nile Silty Clay. Geotechnical Special Publication, 2019-March(GSP 311), pp. 280-288. doi: 10.1061/9780784482131.029

  • Wang, H.J. & Zhang, L.M. (2019). Landslide Susceptibility Updating Considering Real-Time Observations. Geotechnical Special Publication, 2019-March(GSP 313), pp. 107-113. doi: 10.1061/9780784482155.011

  • Alhomair, S., Hosseini, P., Gabr, M., Pour-Ghaz, M., & Knappe, D. (2019). Migration of Aqueous Benzene through a Subsurface Concrete Utility Pipe under Saturated Soil Conditions. Geotechnical Special Publication, 2019-March(GSP 312), pp. 115-124. doi: 10.1061/9780784482148.012

  • Pollock, W., Wartman, J., Abou-Jaoude, G., & Grant, A. (2019). Quantitative Coseismic and Precipitation-Induced Landslide Risk Mapping for the Country of Lebanon. Geotechnical Special Publication, 2019-March(GSP 313), pp. 127-135. doi: 10.1061/9780784482155.013

  • Meehan, C.L., Kumar, S., Pando, M.A., & Coe, J.T. (2019). Preface. Geotechnical Special Publication, 2019-March(GSP 310), pp. III-IV. doi: 10.1061/9780784482124

  • Luo, Z., Hu, B., & Wang, Y. (2019). Excavation-Induced Structural Responses Due to Inherent Spatial Variability of Soils. Geotechnical Special Publication, 2019-March(GSP 313), pp. 176-182. doi: 10.1061/9780784482155.018

  • Miranda, M.D.e. & Kershaw, K.A. (2019). Monitoring of Full Scale Tieback Wall and How It Can Improve Students' Learning - Case History Paper. Geotechnical Special Publication, 2019-March(GSP 314), pp. 73-85. doi: 10.1061/9780784482162.007

  • Pramanik, R., Baidya, D.K., & Dhang, N. (2019). Fuzzy Reliability Analysis for Elastic Settlement of Surface Footing. Geotechnical Special Publication, 2019-March(GSP 313), pp. 183-192. doi: 10.1061/9780784482155.019

  • Bradshaw, A.S., Sauco, P., Laurent, W.K., Baxter, C., Hashemi, M.R., Bartley, M.L., Caccioppoli, B., & King, J. (2019). Using Case Studies of Bridge Scour in Rhode Island to Evaluate Simplified Scour Equations. Geotechnical Special Publication, 2019-March(GSP 313), pp. 20-34. doi: 10.1061/9780784482155.003

  • Bryson, L.S. & Ahmed, F.S. (2019). Shear Behavior of Weathered Compacted Shales. Geotechnical Special Publication, 2019-March(GSP 311), pp. 229-238. doi: 10.1061/9780784482131.024

  • Hallal, M.M. & Cox, B.R. (2019). Theoretical Evaluation of the Interval Method Commonly Used for Downhole Seismic Testing. Geotechnical Special Publication, 2019-March(GSP 311), pp. 376-386. doi: 10.1061/9780784482131.038

  • Zhou, S.Y., Zhang, L.M., & Shen, P. (2019). Predicting Multiple Hazards under Extreme Rainstorms. Geotechnical Special Publication, 2019-March(GSP 313), pp. 193-199. doi: 10.1061/9780784482155.020

  • Zeng, C. & Deng, W. (2019). Mechanism Study of Borehole Instability in Carbonate Reservoir through Discrete Element Modeling. Geotechnical Special Publication, 2019-March(GSP 312), pp. 51-61. doi: 10.1061/9780784482148.006

  • Meehan, C.L., Kumar, S., Pando, M.A., Coe, J.T., & Baker, W.J. (2019). Developing a Calibration Model for Moisture Content Determination Utilizing a Hybrid Nuclear-Electric Gauge. Geotechnical Special Publication, 2019-March(GSP 311), pp. 30-38. doi: 10.1061/9780784482131.004

  • Park, C., Cirone, A., & Rodrigues, R. (2019). Roadside Active-Passive MASW Surveys to Evaluate Soil Grouting. Geotechnical Special Publication, 2019-March(GSP 311), pp. 354-366. doi: 10.1061/9780784482131.036

  • Ovalle-Villamil, W. & Sasanakul, I. (2019). Observation of Piping Erosion Initiation in a Centrifuge Model. Geotechnical Special Publication, 2019-March(GSP 313), pp. 97-106. doi: 10.1061/9780784482155.010

  • Tonon, F. (2019). Photogrammetry for the Characterization of Rock Masses: Two Case Histories for Slopes and Caverns. Geotechnical Special Publication, 2019-March(GSP 313), pp. 223-229. doi: 10.1061/9780784482155.024

  • Ganju, E., Salgado, R., & Prezzi, M. (2019). Site Variability Characterization Using Cone Penetration Test Data. Geotechnical Special Publication, 2019-March(GSP 311), pp. 152-157. doi: 10.1061/9780784482131.016

  • Hoyos, L., Alam, M., Hossain, M.S., & Haney, B. (2019). Monitoring Seasonal Variation of Soil Hydraulic Conductivity of Evapotranspiration (ET) Cover. Geotechnical Special Publication, 2019-March(GSP 312), pp. 72-81. doi: 10.1061/9780784482148.008

  • Gorakhki, M.H., Bareither, C.A., Scalia, J., & Jacobs, M. (2019). Hydraulic Conductivity and Soil Water Retention of Waste Rock and Tailings Mixtures. Geotechnical Special Publication, 2019-March(GSP 312), pp. 41-50. doi: 10.1061/9780784482148.005

  • Moqsud, M.A. & Soga, K. (2019). Bioremediation of High Saline Soil through the Common Collective Microorganisms. Geotechnical Special Publication, 2019-March(GSP 312), pp. 33-40. doi: 10.1061/9780784482148.004

  • Baser, T., Hanna, C., & McCartney, J.S. (2019). Performance of a Field-Scale Shallow Horizontal Thermal Energy Storage System. Geotechnical Special Publication, 2019-March(GSP 312), pp. 273-281. doi: 10.1061/9780784482148.028

  • Pauli, E.W. & Shah, V.A. (2019). From Sky to Sea: Geotechnical Challenges of Transforming a Former Philadelphia Airfield into a Future Marine Terminal. Geotechnical Special Publication, 2019-March(GSP 312), pp. 252-262. doi: 10.1061/9780784482148.026

  • Tong, S., Sample-Lord, K.M., Ahmed, M., Bohnhoff, G.L., & Balken, A.B. (2019). Dialysis Method to Measure Diffusion in Sodium and Enhanced Bentonites. Geotechnical Special Publication, 2019-March(GSP 312), pp. 12-21. doi: 10.1061/9780784482148.002

  • Dalcé, J.B., Li, L., Yang, P., & Yang, P. (2019). Effect of Segregation on the Geotechnical Properties of a Hydraulic Backfill. Geotechnical Special Publication, 2019-March(GSP 313), pp. 269-276. doi: 10.1061/9780784482155.028

  • Ning, Z., Galisson, L., & Smith, P. (2019). Case Study: Geotechnical Instrumentation and Monitoring of Alaskan Way Viaduct Replacement Project. Geotechnical Special Publication, 2019-March(GSP 313), pp. 277-286. doi: 10.1061/9780784482155.029

  • Zhang, C.C., Shi, B., & Soga, K. (2019). Distributed Fiber Optic Sensing of Land Deformation: Methods and Case Studies. Geotechnical Special Publication, 2019-March(GSP 311), pp. 188-196. doi: 10.1061/9780784482131.020

  • Gallagher, P., Yerk, W., Swan, R., Getty, P.S., Sample-Lord, K., & Vanderkluysen, L. (2019). Developing an Engineering Geology Field Trip to Enhance Student Learning: A Case Study. Geotechnical Special Publication, 2019-March(GSP 314), pp. 48-58. doi: 10.1061/9780784482162.005

  • Bennett, V.G., Mbah, I., Abdoun, T., Hartveld, C., Tiwari, B., Ajmera, B., McMartin, F., & Shamy, U.E. (2019). Off-Site Implementation of GeoExplorer: A Game-Based Module for Geotechnical Engineering Education. Geotechnical Special Publication, 2019-March(GSP 314), pp. 99-106. doi: 10.1061/9780784482162.009

  • Vitali, O., Bobet, A., & Celestino, T.B. (2019). Shallow Tunnel Not Aligned with the Geostatic Principal Stress Directions. Geotechnical Special Publication, 2019-March(GSP 313), pp. 214-222. doi: 10.1061/9780784482155.023

  • Walters, R., Gauffreau, P.E., & Ross, A. (2019). Mill Creek: Efficient Characterization and Development of 200-Acre Site Underlain by Karst Geology. Geotechnical Special Publication, 2019-March(GSP 311), pp. 300-313. doi: 10.1061/9780784482131.031

  • Granger, A.B., Zamiskie, E.M., Deeck, S.J., & Jamerson, J.P. (2019). Rockfall in New Jersey: A Proactive and Collaborative Approach. Geotechnical Special Publication, 2019-March(GSP 311), pp. 266-279. doi: 10.1061/9780784482131.028

  • Tran, K.T., McVay, M., Mirzanejad, M., & Wasman, S. (2019). Detection of Void in Karst Terrain with 3D Full Waveform Tomography. Geotechnical Special Publication, 2019-March(GSP 311), pp. 367-375. doi: 10.1061/9780784482131.037

  • Jedari, C., Palomino, A.M., Drumm, E.C., & Boles, D.R. (2019). In Situ Characteristics of Fine Coal Refuse. Geotechnical Special Publication, 2019-March(GSP 311), pp. 13-20. doi: 10.1061/9780784482131.002

  • Scott, P. (2019). Advanced Geotechnical Education and Acquiring Good Engineering Judgement through Project Experiences. Geotechnical Special Publication, 2019-March(GSP 314), pp. 59-72. doi: 10.1061/9780784482162.006

  • Sleep, M.D. & Masley, M. (2019). Innovative and Sustainable Uses of Volcanic Ash as a Natural Pozzolan for Dust Abatement and Unpaved Roadway Improvement. Geotechnical Special Publication, 2019-March(GSP 312), pp. 222-231. doi: 10.1061/9780784482148.023

  • Lu, Y. & Tan, Y. (2019). Overview of Typical Excavation Failures in China. Geotechnical Special Publication, 2019-March(GSP 313), pp. 315-332. doi: 10.1061/9780784482155.033

  • Wong, K.C., Siebert, D.R., & Labrecque, T.S. (2019). Design of a Deep Basement in Atypically Complex Boston Ground Conditions. Geotechnical Special Publication, 2019-March(GSP 311), pp. 174-187. doi: 10.1061/9780784482131.019

  • Gomez, F., Smoot, J., Rosenblad, B., Loehr, E., & Lowry, B. (2019). Long-Term Monitoring of a Slow Moving Landslide before and after Remediation Using Ground-Based Radar Interferometry. Geotechnical Special Publication, 2019-March(GSP 311), pp. 334-344. doi: 10.1061/9780784482131.034

  • Graettinger, A.J., Davis, K.C., Smith, R.K., & Robinson, R. (2019). GIS-Based Geotechnical Engineering Data Management: A Case Study at the Alabama DOT. Geotechnical Special Publication, 2019-March(GSP 314), pp. 24-36. doi: 10.1061/9780784482162.003

  • Kordjazi, A., Coe, J.T., & Mahvelati, S. (2018). Advances in stress-wave nondestructive testing methods for evaluation of deep foundations. DFI Journal - the Journal of the Deep Foundations Institute, 12(2), pp. 108-121. Deep Foundations Institute. doi: 10.1080/19375247.2018.1562598

  • Kordjazi, A. & Coe, J.T. (2018). Laboratory development of a borehole nondestructive testing system to evaluate embedded foundation elements using stress waves. ASTM Special Technical Publication, STP 1611, pp. 169-183. doi: 10.1520/STP161120I70185

  • Coe, J., Mahvelati, S., Senior, M., & Asabere, P. (2018). Mapping NEHRP VS30 site class in Philadelphia using geophysical and existing subsurface data. 11th National Conference on Earthquake Engineering 2018, NCEE 2018: Integrating Science, Engineering, and Policy, 9, pp. 5722-5732.

  • Mahvelati, S. & Coe, J.T. (2018). Characterizing the stiffness of a shallow bedrock site using the multichannel analysis of surface waves (MASW) method with rayleigh and love waves. Proceedings of the Symposium on the Application of Geophyics to Engineering and Environmental Problems, SAGEEP, 2018-March.

  • Mahvelati, S., Kordjazi, A., & Coe, J.T. (2018). A review of seismic geophysical testing in Iran for building near-surface velocity models. Leading Edge, 37(1), pp. 68a1-68a10. doi: 10.1190/tle37010068a1.1

  • Mahvelati, S. & Coe, J.T. (2018). Effects of reductions in number of channels on rayleigh and love wave dispersion images acquired using the multichannel analysis of surface waves (MASW) method. Proceedings of the Symposium on the Application of Geophyics to Engineering and Environmental Problems, SAGEEP, 2018-March.

  • Kordjazi, A. & Coe, J.T. (2018). Laboratory efforts to develop a borehole nondestructive testing system to inspect in situ foundation elements. Proceedings of the Symposium on the Application of Geophyics to Engineering and Environmental Problems, SAGEEP, 2018-March. doi: 10.4133/sageep.31-021

  • Kordjazi, A. & Coe, J.T. (2018). Development of a downhole nondestructive testing system to evaluate conditions beneath a drilled shaft excavation using seismic stress waves. Proceedings of the Symposium on the Application of Geophyics to Engineering and Environmental Problems, SAGEEP, 2018-March.

  • Mahvelati, S. & Coe, J.T. (2018). Numerical investigation of unknown foundation geometry using full waveform inversion of surface waves. Proceedings of the Symposium on the Application of Geophyics to Engineering and Environmental Problems, SAGEEP, 2018-March.

  • Mahvelati, S. & Coe, J.T. (2017). The use of two dimensional (2D) Multichannel Analysis of Surface Waves (MASW) testing to evaluate the geometry of an unknown bridge foundation. Geotechnical Special Publication(GSP 277), pp. 657-666. doi: 10.1061/9780784480441.069

  • Mahvelati, S. & Coe, J.T. (2017). Multichannel Analysis of Surface Waves (MASW) using both Rayleigh and Love waves to characterize site conditions. Geotechnical Special Publication(GSP 277), pp. 647-656. doi: 10.1061/9780784480441.068

  • Coe, J.T. & Kermani, B. (2016). Comparison of Borehole Ultrasound and borehole radar in evaluating the length of two unknown bridge foundations. DFI Journal, 10(1), pp. 8-24. doi: 10.1080/19375247.2016.1166313

  • Mahvelati, S., Coe, J.T., Stuedlein, A.W., Asabere, P., & Gianella, T.N. (2016). Time-Rate Variation of the Shear Wave Velocity (Site Stiffness) Following Blast-Induced Liquefaction. Geotechnical Special Publication, 2016-January(271 GSP), pp. 904-913. doi: 10.1061/9780784480144.090

  • Asabere, P., Coe, J.T., & Mahvelati, S. (2016). The effects of base plate material on dispersion curves acquired during multichannel analysis of surface wave (MASW) testing. Proceedings of the Symposium on the Application of Geophyics to Engineering and Environmental Problems, SAGEEP, 2016-January. doi: 10.4133/sageep.29-079

  • Coe, J.T., Mahvelati, S., & Asabere, P. (2016). Application of the multichannel analysis of surface waves (MASW) method to evaluate an unknown bridge foundation. Proceedings of the Symposium on the Application of Geophyics to Engineering and Environmental Problems, SAGEEP, 2016-January. doi: 10.4133/sageep.29-086

  • Coe, J.T., Senior, M., Mahvelati, S., & Asabere, P. (2016). Preliminary development of a seismic microzonation map of philadelphia using surface wave testing and data from existing geotechnical investigations. Proceedings of the Symposium on the Application of Geophyics to Engineering and Environmental Problems, SAGEEP, 2016-January.

  • Coe, J.T. & Asabere, P. (2015). Comparison of dispersion curves acquired using Multichannel Analysis of Surface Waves with various striker plate configurations. 28th Symposium on the Application of Geophysics to Engineering and Environmental Problems 2015, SAGEEP 2015, pp. 406-412.