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Summary of Listed Publications/Presentations:

Presentations: 359
Edited books: 6
Journal and other fully peer-reviewed publications: 128
Research reports: 120
Conference articles: 213
Total no. of publications: 467

Presentations

Many of the presentations were by invitation. The invited presentations are marked by "*". In addition to those listed herein, many presentations were given at various technical committee meetings and to research committees of sponsoring organizations. Presentations by co-authors are not listed.


1. Saiidi, M., "Seismic Study of Imperial County Services Building," 2nd ASCE-EMD Structural Dynamics Specialty Conference, Atlanta, Georgia, January 1981.

2. Saiidi, M., "Research in Progress Report," Sixth Universities Council for Earthquake Engineering Research Conference, Urbana, Illinois, May 1980.

3. Saiidi, M. and K.E. Hodson, "Generalized Coordinate Approach in Nonlinear Seismic Analysis of Irregular R/C Structures," ACI Annual Convention, Atlanta, Georgia, January 1982.

4. Saiidi, M. and K.E. Hodson, "Earthquake Response of Irregular R/C Structures in the Nonlinear Range," Symposium on Advances and Trends in Structural and Solid Mechanics, Arlington, Virginia, October 1982.

5. Saiidi, M. and J.D. Hart, "Nonlinear Seismic Response of Short Reinforced Concrete Highway Bridges," Eighth World Conference on Earthquake Engineering, San Francisco, California, July 1984.

6. Saiidi, M., J.D. Hart, and B. Douglas, "Inelastic Analysis of Short Highway Bridges Subjected to Strong Ground Motions," Second International Conference on Recent Advances in Structural Dynamics, Southampton, England, April 1984.

7. Saiidi, M. and B. Douglas, "Performance of a R/C Highway Bridge Subjected to Design Earthquake Loads," Structures Congress, ASCE, San Francisco, California, October 1984.

8. Saiidi, M., "Approximate Methods for Inelastic Response Analysis of Reinforced Concrete Structures," ACI Annual Convention, Denver, Colorado, March 1985.

9. Saiidi, M., "Inelastic Analysis of Frames on a Microcomputer -Potential for Design Office Applications," International Conference on the Use of Computers in Civil Engineering, Toronto, Canada, August 1985.

10. Saiidi, M., "Inelastic Design Approaches for R/C Structures Under Lateral Loads - Approximate Methods," ASCE Structural Engineering Congress, Chicago, Illinois, September 1985.

11. Saiidi, M., D. Orie, and B. Douglas, "A Microcomputer CAD System for Seismic Design of Regular Highway Bridges," Ninth Conference on Electronic Computation, Birmingham, Alabama, February 1986.

12*. Saiidi, M. "Constructability of Reinforced Concrete Joints," ACI Annual Convention, San Francisco, California, March 1986.

13. Saiidi, M. and B. Douglas, "Response of a Ten-span Reinforced Concrete Bridge Subjected to Lateral Loading," ACI Annual Convention, San Francisco, California, March 1986.

14*. Saiidi, M., "Cast-In-Place Reinforced Concrete Connections," Second Century Skyscraper Conference, Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitats, Chicago, Illinois, January 1986.

15*. Saiidi, M., "Microcomputer-Aided Seismic Analysis of Highway Bridges, the ATC-6 Method," Structures Congress, ASCE, New Orleans, Louisiana, September 1986.

16*. Saiidi, M., J. Orie, and B. Douglas, "Tests on R/C Pinned Bridge Columns Subjected to Combined Shear and Flexure," Third Conference on Safety of Bridge Structures, Wroclaw, Poland, September 1987.

17. Saiidi, M., J. Orie, and B. Douglas, "The Behavior of R/C Pinned Bridge Columns Under Lateral Loading," Structures Congress, Orlando, Florida, August 1987.

18*. Saiidi, M. and P. Ferrari, "Cracking of a Tilt-Up Structure due to Dynamic Loads," Structures Congress, Orlando, Florida, August 1987.

19*. Douglas, B. and M. Saiidi, "Bridge Research at the University of Nevada, Reno," the U.S. - Japan Workshop on Performance and Strengthening of Bridge Structures, Tsukuba, Japan, May 1987.

20. Saiidi, M., T. Ho, and B. Douglas, "Prediction of the Ultimate Behavior of Retrofitted R/C Beams," ACI Convention, Seattle, Washington, November 1987.

21*. Saiidi, M., "Constructability of R/C Structures in Seismic Areas," ASCE Capital Branch Meeting, Carson City, Nevada, January 1988.

22. Saiidi, M., "Civil Engineering Education, Where Should We Be Going?" ASCE Zone 4 Management Conference, Phoenix, Arizona, February 1988.

23*. Saiidi, M., "Response of One-Way Hinged Piers Under Lateral Loads," presented at the U.S.-Japan Workshop on Highway Bridges, San Diego, California, May 1988.

24. Saiidi, M. and Y. Jiang, "Modeling the Hysteretic Response of Biaxially Bent R/C Columns by Four Springs," ASCE-EMD Specialty Conference, Blacksburg, Virginia, May 1988.

25. Saiidi, M., D. Bergman, and D. Straw, "Scaled Model Testing for Bridge Hinged Piers Subjected to Lateral Loads," presented at the NSF/ISU Bridge Research in Progress Symposium, Des Moines, Iowa, September 1988.

26. Saiidi, M. and J. Shields, "Direct Field Measurement of Prestress Losses in Box Girder Bridges," ACI Annual Convention, Atlanta, Georgia, February 1989.

27*. Saiidi, M. and G. Ghusn, "The Effect of Stiffness Degradation on the Three-Dimensional Seismic Response of Highway Bridges", ASCE Structures Congress, San Francisco, California, May 1989.

28. Saiidi, M., J. Shields, and R. Johnson, "Monitoring Prestress Forces in a Box Girder Bridge," NATO, U.S.-European Symposium on Bridges, Baltimore, Maryland, May 1990.

29*. Saiidi, M., "Understanding Bridges - From Field Testing to Laboratory Testing to Analytical Modeling," Technical University of Wroclaw, Wroclaw, Poland, April 1990.

30*. Saiidi, M., "Understanding Bridges - From Field Testing to Laboratory Testing to Analytical Modeling," Council of Highway Engineers, Starachowice, Poland, April 1990.

31*. Saiidi, M., "Understanding Bridges - From Field Testing to Laboratory Testing to Analytical Modeling," Road and Bridge Research Institute , Ministry of Transportation, Warsaw, Poland, April 1990.

32*. Saiidi, M., "Earthquake Resistant R/C Beam-to-Column Connections," International Concrete Conference, '90, Tehran, Iran, May 1990.

33*. Saiidi, M., "Understanding Bridges - From Field Testing to Laboratory Testing to Analytical Modeling," Amirkabir University (Tehran Polytechnic Institute), Tehran, Iran, May 1990.

34*. Saiidi, M., "Understanding Bridges - From Field Testing to Laboratory Testing to Analytical Modeling," College of Engineering, Tehran University, Tehran, Iran, May 1990.

35*. Saiidi, M., "Critical Aspects of Seismic Design for Reinforced Concrete Joints," Design Division, Ministry of Communications, Tehran, Iran, May 1990.

36*. Saiidi, M., E. Maragakis, and Y. Jiang, "An Approach to Evaluate the Sufficiency of Highway Bridges for Nuclear Spent Fuel Transportation," International High-Level Radioactive Waste Management Conference, Las Vegas, April 1991.

37. Maragakis, E. and M. Saiidi, "Evaluation of Seismic Response of Bridges with Hinge Restrainers," the First Annual Seismic Research Workshop, CALTRANS, Sacramento, California, December 1991.

38. Saiidi, M., J. Shields, D. O'Connor, and Eric Hutchens, "Variation of Prestress Forces in an Actual Bridge during the First 30 Months," ACI International Symposium on Bridge Engineering, Washington, D.C., March 1992.

39*. Saiidi, M., E. Maragakis, and G. Ghusn, "Pier Ductility Demand in 3-D Response of Base-Isolated Bridges", ASCE Structures Congress, San Antonio, Texas, April 1992.

40. Saiidi, M. and D. Sanders, "Bridge Seismic Rehabilitation Practice in the United States, Third International Workshop on Bridge Rehabilitation, Darmstadt, Germany, June 1992.

41. Saiidi, M. D. Straw, and B. Douglas, "Lateral Load Response of R/C Bridge Column One-Way Hinges," Proceedings, 1992 NSF Structures, Geomechanics, and Building Systems Grantee's Conference, San Juan, Puerto Rico, June 1992.

42*. Saiidi, M., "Our Strive toward Better Bridges - Testing, Analysis, and Design," Road and Bridge Research Institute, Ministry of Transportation, Warsaw, Poland, September 1992.

43*. Saiidi, M., "Our Strive toward Better Bridges - Testing, Analysis, and Design," Technical University of Darmstadt, Germany, September 1992.

44*. Saiidi, M., "Important Aspects of Concrete Bridge Response in Strong Earthquakes", Fourth International Conference on Safety of Bridge Structures, Wroclaw, Poland, September 1992.

45*. Saiidi, M., "Our Strive toward Better Bridges - Testing, Analysis, and Design," Technical University of Vienna, Austria, November 1992.

46*. Saiidi, M., "Our Strive toward Better Bridges - Testing, Analysis, and Design," Technical University of Graz, Austria, November 1992.

47*. Saiidi, M., "Our Strive toward Better Bridges - Testing, Analysis, and Design," University of Ljubljana, Slovenia, November 1992.

48. Saiidi, M., "Cyclic Response of One-Way R/C Hinges," ACI Committee 341 Meeting, ACI Annual Convention, San Juan, Puerto Rico, October 1992.

49*. Saiidi, M., "Concrete Bridge Response in Strong Earthquakes," Second International Concrete Conference, '92, Tehran, Iran, November 1992.

50*. Saiidi, M., E. Maragakis, and G. Ghusn, "Seismic Isolation of Bridges," Post-Conference Seminar, Second International Concrete Conference, '92, Tehran, Iran, November 1992.

51*. Saiidi, M., E. Maragakis, and S. Abdelghaffar, "Seismic Restrainers in Bridges," Post- Conference Seminar, Second International Concrete Conference, '92, Tehran, Iran, November 1992.

52*. Saiidi, M., F. Gordaninejad, and N. Wehbe, "Study of Beams Constructed with Graphite/Epoxy Sections and Concrete Decks," Transportation Research Board Annual Meeting, Session 38, Washington, D.C., January 1993.

53. Saiidi, M., "Effects of Hinge Restrainers on the Seismic Response of Bridges," Second Annual Seismic Research Workshop, CALTRANS, Session IV, Sacramento, California, March 1993.

54*. Saiidi, M., "Performance of Codes and Retrofits," Symposium on Practical Lessons Learned from the Loma Prieta Earthquake, Earthquake Engineering Research Institute, San Francisco, California, March 1993.

55. Saiidi, M., "Observations on the Response of Hinge Restrainer Systems in R/C Bridges," ACI Committee 341 Meeting, ACI Annual Convention, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, March 1993.

56*. Saiidi, M., "Lateral Load Strength of Pinned R/C Columns in the Strong Direction," American Association of Highway and Transportation Officials Bridges and Structures Meeting, Committee T-3, Concrete and Masonry, Denver, Colorado, May 1993.

57*. Saiidi, M., "Building and Bridge Damage during the August 1993 Guam Earthquake," American Society of Civil Engineers Truckee Meadows Branch Luncheon Meeting, Reno, Nevada, November 1993.

58. Saiidi, M., "Response of Concrete Bridges during the August 1993 Earthquake in Guam," ACI Committee 341 Meeting, ACI Convention, Minneapolis, Minnesota, November 1993.

59*. Saiidi, M., "Current Practice on Design of Bridges and Elevated Road Systems in the United States -- An Overview," The International Workshop on Civil Infrastructural Systems, Taipei, Taiwan, January 1994.

60*. Saiidi, M., E. Maragakis, D. Sanders, and D. O’Connor, "Seismic retrofit of Bridges in Northern Nevada," The Second US-Japan Workshop on Seismic Retrofit of Bridges, Berkeley, California, January 1994.

61. Saiidi, M., "Preliminary Report on the Bridge Damage during the 1994 Northridge Earthquake," Nevada Department of Transportation, Carson City, Nevada, January 1994.

62*. Saiidi, M., "A Review of the Damage Caused by the 1994 Northridge Earthquake," Nevada Society of Professional Engineers, Engineers Day Luncheon, February 1994.

63*. Saiidi, M., E. Maragakis, and D. Sanders, "Evaluation and Seismic Retrofit of Highway Bridge Substructures with Tapered Columns," The Tenth US-Japan Bridge Engineering Workshop, Lake Tahoe, Nevada, May 1994.

64*. Saiidi, M., "Bridge Damage Caused by the 1994 Northridge Earthquake," Capital Branch of ASCE, Carson City, Nevada, May 1994.

65*. Saiidi, M., B. Douglas, E. Maragakis, D. Sanders, F. Gordaninejad, and B. Rawat, "Recent Bridge Engineering Research at the University of Nevada, Reno," US-Slovak Conference on Bridge Engineering, Bratislava, Slovak Republic, June 1994.

66*. Saiidi, M., B. Douglas, E. Maragakis, D. Sanders, F. Gordaninejad, and B. Rawat, "Recent Bridge Engineering Research at the University of Nevada, Reno," US-Czech Conference on Bridge Engineering, Prague, Czech Republic, June 1994.

67*. Saiidi, M., B. Douglas, E. Maragakis, D. Sanders, F. Gordaninejad, and B. Rawat, "Recent Bridge Engineering Research at the University of Nevada, Reno," International Bridge Conference, Warsaw, Poland, June 1994.

68. Saiidi, M., E. Maragakis, and S. Feng, "Field Performance and Design Issues for Bridge Hinge Restrainers," Fifth US National Conference on Earthquake Engineering, Chicago, Illinois, July 1994.

69. Saiidi, M., B. Douglas, E. Maragakis, D. Sanders, F. Gordaninejad, and B. Rawat, "Infrastructure and Earthquake Engineering Research at the University of Nevada, Reno," USHungarian Workshop on Infrastructure, Budapest, Hungary, September 1994.

70. Saiidi, M., B. Douglas, E. Maragakis, D. Sanders, F. Gordaninejad, and B. Rawat, "Infrastructure and Earthquake Engineering Research at the University of Nevada, Reno," USRomanian Workshop on Infrastructure, Bucharest, Romania, September 1994.

71. Saiidi, M., B. Douglas, E. Maragakis, D. Sanders, F. Gordaninejad, and B. Rawat, "Infrastructure and Earthquake Engineering Research at the University of Nevada, Reno," USRomanian Workshop on Infrastructure, Timisoara, Romania, September 1994.

72. Saiidi, M., B. Douglas, E. Maragakis, D. Sanders, F. Gordaninejad, and B. Rawat, "Infrastructure and Earthquake Engineering Research at the University of Nevada, Reno," USMoldovan Workshop on Infrastructure, Kishinev, Moldova, September 1994.

73. Saiidi, M., D. Sanders, B. Douglas, N. Wehbe, and S. Acharya, "Strength and Ductility of Rectangular R/C Bridge Columns," ACI Sozen Symposium, Tarpan Springs, Florida, October 1994.

74. Saiidi, M, "NSF EPSCoR-- the Bridge Engineering Cluster," EPSCoR Conference, Research and Economic Development in Nevada, Reno, Nevada, February 1995.

75. Saiidi, M. "Structural Components and Details, Capacity Detailing of Columns, Walls, and Piers," NCEER Highway Project Coordination Meeting, Buffalo, New York, May 1995.

76*. Saiidi, M., E. Maragakis, and G. Griffin, "Analytical Studies of the Response of Multi- Column Base Isolated Bridges," ASCE Engineering Mechanics Conference, Denver, Colorado, May 1995.

77*. Saiidi, M., "Performance of Concrete Bridges and other Structures during Recent Earthquakes," American Consulting Engineers Council of Nevada Luncheon, Sparks, Nevada, July 1995.

78. Saiidi, M., and E. Maragakis, "Effectiveness of Hinge Restrainers as A Seismic Retrofit Measure," Transportation Research Board, Fourth International Conference on Bridge Engineering, August 1995.

79*. Saiidi, M., "Seismic Response of Moderately Confined RC Columns,” Dar-El Handasah, Shair and Associates, Cairo, Egypt, January 1996.

80*. Saiidi, M., "Seismic Restrainer Design and Performance,” Dar-El Handasah, Shair and Associates, Cairo, Egypt, January 1996.

81*. Saiidi, M., "Seismic Retrofit of RC Bridge Components,” Dar-El Handasah, Shair and Associates, Cairo, Egypt, January 1996.

82. Saiidi, M., “Impacting Public Issues,” ASCE Zone IV Management Conference, Salt Lake City, Utah, February 1996.

83. Saiidi, M., D. Sanders, and N. Wehbe, "Seismic Response of Moderately Confined Columns," ACI Convention, Denver, Colorado, March 1996.

84. Saiidi, M., and N. Mangoba, "Field Monitoring of Prestress Forces in Four Box Girder Bridges Subjected to High Variation of Humidity,” Fourth Bridge Research in Progress Workshop, Buffalo, New York, June 1996.

85. Saiidi, M., “Opportunities For Cooperative Research in Earthquake Engineering of Bridges,” US/Central Europe Workshop on Civil Infrastructure Systems For The Next Century: A Global Partnership in Research, Cracow, Poland, October 1996.

86. Saiidi, M., “Seismic Performance and Retrofit of Fixed and Hinged RC Bridge Columns with Short Bar Anchorage,” First International Conference on Earthquake Resistant Engineering Structures, Thessaloniki, Greece, October 1996.

87. Saiidi, M., “Retrofit of Bridge Columns with Fixed Jacket at the Base,” ACI Convention, Committee 341, New Orleans, Louisiana, November 1996.

88. Saiidi, M., D. Sanders, B. Douglas, and N. Abo-Shadi, "Evaluation of the Seismic Response of Reinforced Concrete Pier Walls," NCEER Highway Project Coordination Meeting, Buffalo, New York, November 1996.

89. Saiidi, M. and E. Maragakis, “An Evaluation and Refinement of Longitudinal Bridge Restrainer Design Method in AASHTO,” NCEER Highway Project Coordination Meeting, Buffalo, New York, November 1996.

90. Saiidi, M., Y. Labia, and B. Douglas, “Repair of a Full-scale Prestressed Concrete Box Girder and Fatigue Performance of the Repaired Girder,” Second Symposium on Practical Solutions for Bridge Strengthening and Rehabilitation, BSAR II, Kansas City, Missouri, March 1997.

91*. Saiidi, M., D. Sanders, B. Douglas, and E. Maragakis, “Evaluation of Analytical and Experimental Methods for Bridges Subjected to Earthquakes,” International Institute of Earthquake Engineering and Seismology, Tehran, Iran, June 1997.

92*. Saiidi, M., D. Sanders, B. Douglas, and E. Maragakis, “Developments in Analysis and Large-Scale Testing of Bridges at the University of Nevada, Reno,” Polytechnic of Milan, Italy, June 1997.

93*. Saiidi, M., D. Sanders, B. Douglas, and E. Maragakis, “Developments in Analysis and Large-Scale Testing of Bridges at the University of Nevada, Reno,” Joint Research Center, European Laboratory for Structural Assessment, Ispra, Italy, June 1997.

94*. Saiidi, M., E. Maragakis, T. Isakovic, and M. Randall, “Performance-Based Design of Seismic Restrainers for Simply-supported Bridges,” International Workshop on Seismic Design Methodologies for the Next Generation of Codes, Bled, Slovenia, June 1997.

95*. Saiidi, M. and D. Sanders, ”Seismic Retrofit of Highway Bridges in Northern Nevada,” Proceedings, 214th American Chemical Society National Meeting, Division of Environmental Chemistry, Las Vegas, Nevada, September 1997.

96. Saiidi, M., D. Sanders, and B. McElhaney, “Shake-Table Testing of Large-Scale RC Flared Columns,” American Concrete Institute Convention, Atlanta, Georgia, November 1997.

97*. Saiidi, M., and A. Itani, “Earthquake Engineering Research at the University of Nevada, Reno,” Nevada Science and Technology Symposium, Las Vegas, Nevada, January 1998.

98*. Saiidi, M., D. Sanders, B. Douglas, and E. Maragakis, “Developments in Analysis and Large-Scale Testing of Bridges at the University of Nevada, Reno,” Tongji University, Shanghai, China, January 1998.

99*. Saiidi, M., N. Wehbe, and D. Sanders, “Seismic Design of Column Confinement Steel for a Target Ductility Level,” ACI Convention, Houston, Texas, March 1998.

100. Saiidi, M., N. Mangoba, and M. Mayberry, “Variation of Prestress Force in Four Concrete Bridges Subjected to High Range of Humidity,” Second International Conference on Concrete under Severe Conditions - Environment and Loading (CONSEC-98), Tromso, Norway, June 1998.

101. Saiidi, M., T. Isakovic, and A. Itani, “Evaluation of New Concepts to Improve Seismic Performance of Concrete Bridges,” Structural Engineering World Congress, San Francisco, California, July 1998.

102*. Saiidi, M., “Recent Research in Earthquake Engineering of Bridges at UNR,” Civil Engineering Department Seminar, University of Nevada, Las Vegas, October 1998.

103. Darwish, I., M. Saiidi, E. Maragakis, and G. Norris, “Determination of In-Situ Footing Stiffness Using Full-Scale Dynamic Field Testing,” ACI Convention, Los Angeles, California, October 1998.

104*. Saiidi, M., D. Sanders, B. McElhaney, and N. Wehbe, “Shear-Flexure Response of Flared Columns Tested on a Shake Table,” ACI Convention, Los Angeles, California, October 1998.

105*. Saiidi, M., “Evaluation and Seismic Retrofit of Bridge Columns with Structural Flares,” Civil Engineering Department, University of California, Berkeley, February 1999.

106*. Saiidi, M., F. Gordaninejad, D. Sanders, and A. Itani, “Controlled Seismic Response of Bridge Components and Systems with Application of New Materials,” U.S./Japan Workshop on
Smart Materials and New Technologies for Improvement of Seismic Performance of Urban Structures, Disaster Prevention Research Institute, Kyoto University, Kyoto, Japan, February 1999.

107*. Saiidi, M., F. Gordaninejad, D. Sanders, and A. Itani, “Controlled Seismic Response of Bridge Components and Systems with Application of New Materials,” Japan Society for Promotion of Science, Tokyo, Japan, February 1999.

108*. Saiidi, M., A. Itani, and R. Moore, “Seismic Response of Bridges with Modern Configurations,” ACI Convention, Session on Seismic Design of Concrete Bridges, Chicago, Illinois, March 1999.

109*. Saiidi, M., D. Sanders, F. Gordaninejad, B. McElhaney, and F. Martinovic, “Shake Table Evaluation of Seismic Retrofit for Reinforced Concrete Bridge Columns with Structural Flares,” National Technical University of Athens, Greece, May 1999.

110*. Saiidi, M., “Seismic Strengthening of Bridges,” University of Ljubljana, Slovenia, June 1999.

111*. Saiidi, M., D. Sanders, F. Gordaninejad, B. McElhaney, and F. Martinovic, “Glass and Carbon Fiber Composites in Shake Table Studies of Seismic Retrofit for Bridge Columns with Structural Flares,” Swiss Federal Research Institute (EMPA), June 1999.

112. Saiidi, M., N. Wehbe, D. Sanders, and C. Caywood, “Steel Jacket Retrofit for Bridge Columns with Structural Flares,” 8th Canadian Conference on Earthquake Engineering, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, June 1999.

113*. Saiidi, M., “Evaluation and Seismic Retrofit of Flared and Rectangular Reinforced Concrete Bridge Columns,” School of Civil Engineering and Architecture, Northern Jiaotong University, Beijing, China, September 1999.

114*. Saiidi, M., “Experimental Studies and Nonlinear Dynamic Analysis of Bridge Components and Systems Subjected to Earthquakes,” School of Civil Engineering and Architecture, Northern Jiaotong University, Beijing, China, September 1999.

115*. Saiidi, M., and Z. Cheng, “Rapid Repair of RC Bridge Columns for Moderate Ductility Using Fibrous Composites,” ACI Convention, Session on Seismic Design and Retrofit of Concrete Bridges in Low to Moderate Seismic Regions, Baltimore, Maryland, November 1999.

116*. Saiidi, M., A. Itani, P. Laplace, and C. French, “Earthquake Engineering Research at the University of Nevada, Reno,” Nevada Science and Technology Symposium, Las Vegas, Nevada, January 2000.

117. Saiidi, M, D. Sanders, F. Gordaninejad, F. Martinovic, and B. McElhaney, “Seismic Retrofit of Non Prismatic Bridge Columns with Fibrous Composites,” Proceedings, 12th World Conference on Earthquake Engineering, Auckland, New Zealand, February 2000.

118*. Saiidi, M, D. Sanders, A. Itani, and E. Maragakis, “Aspects of Seismic Evaluation, Design, and Retrofit of Bridges- an Overview,” Fifth Conference on Railway Transportation, Tehran, Iran, February 2000.

119*. Saiidi, M., “Lessons from Recent Research on Earthquake Behavior of Bridges,” Department of Bridges and Structures, Iranian Islamic Republic Railways, Tehran, February 2000.

120*. Saiidi, M, I. Darwish, and D. Sanders, “Seismic Design of Steel-Encased, Concrete Column Connections to Footings,” Sixth International Conference, Association for Steel- Concrete Composite Structures (ASCCS-6), Los Angeles, California, March 2000.

121*. Saiidi, M. Y. Labia, A. Buzick, and B. Douglas, “Fatigue Performance of Full-scale Prestressed Bridge Box Girders under High Shear,” American Concrete Institute, San Diego, California, March 2000.

122*. Saiidi, M, D. Sanders, A. Itani, and E. Maragakis, “Ultimate Seismic Behavior, Analysis, and Design of Reinforced Concrete Bridge Elements and Systems- from Computer Simulation to Shake Table Studies,” Third International Concrete Conference, Tehran, Iran, keynote address, May 2000.

123*. Saiidi, M., “Seismic Design Issues in Concrete Bridges,” Workshop held in Conjunction with the Third International Concrete Conference, Amir Kabir University, Tehran, Iran, May 2000.

124*. Saiidi, M., “Earthquake Behavior and Design of Concrete Bridges- Recent Research,” Civil Engineering Department Seminar, Sharif University, Tehran, Iran, May 2000.

125*. Saiid, M. and N. Wehbe, “Confinement Steel Design and its Effect on Column Ductility,” AASHTO Annual Bridge Engineers Conference, Committee T-3 Session, Charleston, South Carolina, June 2000.

126. Saiidi, M, and N. Mangoba, “Field Application of FRPs in Seismic Retrofit of a 16-span Bridge with Flared Columns,” Third International Conference on Advanced Composite Materials in Bridges and Structures, Ottawa, Canada, August 2000.

127. Pulido, C., M. Saiidi, D. Sanders, and A. Itani, “Seismic Retrofit of Two-Column Drop Bent Cap Piers,” Research in progress presentation to ACI Committee 341, Toronto, Canada, October 2000.

128*. Saiidi, M., “Earthquake Engineering Research on Reinforced Concrete Bridges at the University of Nevada, Reno,” Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong, China, November 2000.

129*. Saiidi, M, D. Sanders, A. Itani, and N. Wehbe, “Earthquake Response and Design of Reinforced Concrete Bridge Elements and Systems- from Computer Simulation to Shake Table Studies,” International Symposium on Modern Concrete Composites & Infrastructure, Beijing, China, Invited Keynote Paper, November 2000.

130*. Pulido, C, M. Saiidi, D. Sanders, and A. Itani, “Seismic Performance and Retrofit of Reinforced Concrete Bridge Bents,” International Society for Optical Engineering (SPIE) Sixth International Symposium on NDE for Health Monitoring and Diagnostics, Newport Beach, California, March 2001.

131*. Saiidi, M., and Z. Cheng, “Repair of Earthquake-damaged RC Flared Bridge Columns Using FRPs,” Proceedings, the 9th International Conference on Structural Faults and Repairs - 2001, London, United Kingdom, July 2001.

132*. Kavlicoglu, B.M., F. Gordaninejad, M. Saiidi, and Y. Jiang, “Analysis and Testing of Graphite/Epoxy Concrete Bridge Girders Under Static Loading,” Proceedings, the 9th International Conference on Structural Faults and Repairs - 2001, London, United Kingdom, July 2001.

133. Gopalakrishnan, B., M. Saiidi, and F. Gordaninejad, “Seismic Behavior Of A Bridge Pier with Innovative Fiber Composite and Concrete Elements,” International Conference on FRP Composites in Civil Engineering, Hong Kong, December 2001, pp. 1345-1352.

134. Almusallam, T., and A. Mosallam, (Presented by M. Saiidi), “Durability and Long-Term Behavior of RC Beams Strengthened with FRP Composites,” International Conference on FRP Composites in Civil Engineering, Hong Kong, December 2001.

135* Saiidi, M., “Earthquakes and Nevada Bridges,” Reno-Plumb Lion’s Club, Reno, Nevada, March 2002.

136*. Saiidi, M., D. Sanders, A. Itani, E. Maragakis, and S. El-Azazy, “Current and Future Trends in Seismic Retrofit of Bridges,” Invited Keynote Paper, Proceedings, First Conference on Strengthening and Retrofit of Structure,” Tehran, Iran, May 2002.

137*. Saiidi, M., “Seismic Retrofit of Concrete Bridge Piers,” College of Engineering Special Seminar, Tehran University, Tehran, Iran, May 2002.

138. Saiidi, M., F. Gordaninejad, B. Gopalakrishnan, and E. Reinhardt, “A New Application of CFRP Fabrics in Earthquake-Resistant RC Bridge Piers,” Third International Conference on Composites in Infrastructure, San Francisco, California, June 2002, Paper No. 119.

139*. Saiidi, M., D. Sanders, A. Itani, S. El-Azazy, and F. Gordaninejad, “Seismic Safety and Performance of New and Retrofitted Two-Column Bridge Piers,” First International Conference on Bridge Maintenance, Safety, and Management, Barcelona, Spain, July 2002, Paper No. 317.

140. Saiidi, M., and J. Mortensen, “A New Performance-Based Design for Spirals in Bridge Columns,” 7th US Conference on Earthquake Engineering, Boston, Massachusetts, July 2002, Paper No. 214, Session 62, DC-5c, 10pp.

141. Saiidi, M., A. Itani, Q. Yang, and S. Ladkany, “Multifaceted Seismic Evaluation and Retrofit Study of A Major Viaduct,” First International Conference and Annual Meeting of Asian-Pacific Network of Centers for Earthquake Engineering Research, Harbin, China, August 2002.

142. Saiidi, M., A. Itani, Q. Yang, and S. Ladkany, “Multifaceted Seismic Evaluation and Retrofit Study of A Major Viaduct,” International Conference on Advances and New Challenges in Earthquake Engineering Research, Hong Kong, China, August 2002.

143*. Saiidi, M., A. Itani, Q. Yang, and T. Isakovic, “Seismic Performance and Retrofit of A 24-Span Freeway Bridge,” US-China Workshop on Seismic Analysis and Design of Special Bridges, Shanghai, China, October 2002.

144. Saiidi, M., Q. Yang, and A. Itani, “Influence of Spatial Variability of Ground motion on Multiple-Span Long Bridges,” ACI Convention, Session on Design of Long-Span Bridges, Phoenix, Arizona, October 2002.

145*. Saiidi, M., “US Network for Earthquake Engineering Simulation and Recent Studies at the University of Nevada, Reno,” Tsinghua University, Beijing, China, March 2003.

146*. Saiidi, M., “US Network for Earthquake Engineering Simulation and Recent Studies at the University of Nevada, Reno,” Korea Earthquake Engineering Research Center, Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea, March 2003.

147*. Saiidi, M., “US Network for Earthquake Engineering Simulation and Recent Studies at the University of Nevada, Reno,” Kyung Hee University, Seoul, Korea, March 2003.

148. Saiidi, M., and J. Mortensen, ”Simple Curvature-Based Confinement Steel Design of Spiral Columns,” ACI Convention, Session on Performance-Based Design of Bridge Columns, Vancouver, Canada, March 2003.

149. Saiidi, M., J. Correal, D. Sanders, and S. El-Azazy, “Seismic Response of Flexure- Dominate Bridge Columns with Interlocking Spirals,” ACI Convention, Session on Developments in the Seismic Design and Retrofitting of Bridges, Vancouver, Canada, April 2003.

150*. Saiidi, M., “Seismic Performance of New and Retrofitted Reinforced Concrete Bridge Columns and Piers,” Mid-America Earthquake (MAE) Center, University of Illinois, Urbana- Champaign, April 2003.

151*. Saiidi, M., “NEES Challenge– Cooperation between A Small University and A NEES Site,” First Annual Meeting, NEES Consortium, Park City, Utah, May 2003.

152*. Saiidi, M., (Via Internet) “Aspects of Earthquake Engineering of Concrete Bridges,” Board of European Students of Technology, held at University of Ljubljana, Slovenia, July 2003.

153*. Saiidi, M., A. Itani, N. Johnson, J. Mortensen, and S. Ladkany, “Shake Table Response of Bridge Columns,” Proceedings, Earthquake Resistant Engineering Structures- IV, Invited, Ancona, Italy, September 2003.

154*. Johnson, N., M. Saiidi, and A. Itani, ”Seismic Retrofit Strategies for Substandard Single- Column Bents Supported on Pedestals,” Proceedings, 2nd US-China Workshop on Seismic Analysis and Design of Special Bridges, Buffalo, New York, December 2003, Session V.

155*. Saiidi, M., and N. Mangoba, “Seismic Retrofit of A 16-Span Viaduct in Nevada- from Research to Field Implementation,” Transportation Research Board, Washington, DC, January 2004.

156. Saiidi, M., A. Itani, N. Johnson, and S. Ladkany, “Seismic Evaluation and Retrofit of Octagonal Columns with Pedestals,” ACI Convention, Session on Seismic Assessment and Retrofit Techniques for Concrete Bridges, Washington, DC, March 2004.

157*. Saiidi, M., “Structural Health Monitoring for Post-Disaster Decision Making- A Brief Perspective in Earthquake Engineering of Bridges,” FHWA Virtual Team on Structural Health Monitoring Meeting, University of California, Irvine, March 2004.

158. Correal, J., M. Saiidi, D. Sanders, and S. El-Azazy, “Shake Table Studies of Bridge Columns with Double Interlocking Spirals,” Paper No. 2198, Session M3-2, 13th World Conference on Earthquake Engineering, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, August 2004.

159. Moustafa, K., D. Sanders, M. Saiidi, and S. El-Azazy, “Shake Table Testing and Analysis of Two-Column Bents,” Paper No. 2501, Session W3-6, 13th World Conference on Earthquake Engineering, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, August 2004.

160*. Saiidi, M., A. Itani, D. Sanders, and E. Maragakis, “Seismic Retrofit of Bridges,” Invited Keynote Presentation, VIII Mexican Symposium on Earthquake Engineering, Tlaxcala, Mexico, September 2004.

161. Saiidi, M. , A. Itani, D. Sanders, and E. Maragakis, Conventional and New Seismic Retrofit Methods for Bridges,” Plenary Speech, 2nd US-Turkey Workshop on Seismic Design and Retrofit of Highway Bridges, Ankara, Turkey, September 2004.

162*. Saiidi, M., “Aspects of New and Standard Bridge Seismic Retrofit,: Invited Distinguished Speaker, 2004 Student Leadership Conference, Sponsored by Multidisciplinary Center for Earthquake Engineering Research, University of New York, Buffalo, held in Reno, Nevada, October 2004.

163*. Saiidi, M., “Discovering New Frontiers of Bridge Earthquake Engineering,” College of Engineering Advisory Board Corporate Partners Program, University of Nevada, Reno, October 2004.

164. Saiidi, M., and H. Wang, “ Shake Table Response of Shape Memory Alloy Reinforced Concrete Bridge Columns,” ACI Convention, San Francisco, California, October 2004.

165. Saiidi, M., A. Itani, K. Sureshkumar, and S. Ladkany, “Seismic Retrofit of Bridge Bents with Diamond Shape RC Columns,” Proceedings, 2nd International Conference on Bridge Maintenance, Safety, and Management, Paper No. TuE-H, Kyoto, Japan, October 2004.

166*. Saiidi, M., N. Johnson, A. Itani, and S. Ladkany, “Earthquake Performance and Retrofit of Bridge Column/Pedestal Piers,” Proceedings, 2nd International Conference on Bridge Maintenance, Safety, and Management, Paper No. WE-C2, Kyoto, Japan, October 2004.

167*. Saiidi, M., R. Nelson, and P. Laplace, “Internal and External Sensing for Post-Earthquake Evaluation of Bridges,” North-American Euro-Pacifica Workshop on Sensing Issues in Civil Structural Health Monitoring, Honolulu, Hawaii, November 2004, pp. 135-144.

168. Saiidi, M., “A New Era in Earthquake Engineering of Bridges at UNR through NSFNEES,” Nevada Department of Transportation, Carson City, Nevada, December 2004.

169*. Saiidi, M., “A New Era in Earthquake Engineering of Bridges at UNR through NSFNEES,” California Department of Transportation, Sacramento, California, December 2004.

170*. Saiidi, M., “Lessons Learned from Shake Table Testing of RC Columns in Relation to Post-Earthquake Evaluation,” Society for Experimental Mechanics, IMAC 23 Conference, Orlando, Florida, February 2005.

171*. Saiidi, M., “Recent Findings on Near-Fault Earthquake Effects on Bridge Columns Designed for Far-Field Earthquakes,” Federal Highway Administration, McLean, Virginia, February 2005.

172*. Saiidi, M., “An Update on NSF NEES-Funded Comprehensive Study of Bridges at the University of Nevada,” Federal Highway Administration, McLean, Virginia, February 2005.

173*. Saiidi, M. “NEES-Demonstration Study: Large-Scale Shake Table Testing of a Two- Span Bridge,” NEES Board Meeting, Reno, Nevada, February 2005.

174*. Saiidi, M., “Soil-Foundation-Structure Interaction Studies through An NSF NEES Demonstration project,” US-Japan Workshop on Large-Scale Testing on the Seismic Performance of Bridges, San Francisco, California, February 2005.

175*. Saiidi, M., “A Comprehensive Study of Bridge Systems Using Large-Scale Shake Table Testing,” US-Japan Workshop on Large-Scale Testing on the Seismic Performance of Bridges, San Francisco, California, February 2005.

176*. Saiidi, M., E. Reinhardt, and B. Gopalakrishnan, “Seismic Retrofit Demand in Bridge Piers Supported on Shallow Footings,” ACI Convention, New York City, New York, April 2005.

177*. Saiidi, M., “Update on Bridge Earthquake Engineering Research at the University of Nevada, Reno,” University of Nevada, Las Vegas, Nevada, April 2005.

178*. Saiidi, M., “Development of the Office of Undergraduate Research at the University of Nevada, Reno,” University of Nevada, Las Vegas, Nevada, April 2005.

179*. Saiidi, M., “Collaboration Lessons Learned from a Pre-NEESR Bridge SFSI Project at the University of Nevada, Reno,” Invited Plenary Presentation, NEES Third Annual Meeting, Minneapolis, Minnesota, May 2005.

180*. Saiidi, M., “An Overview of New Initiatives in Bridge Earthquake Engineering Research at the University of Nevada, Reno,” Tahoe Truckee Engineers Association Meeting, Truckee, California, May 2005.

181*. Saiidi, M., and H. Wang, “Innovative materials for bridge seismic design,” Invited Paper, Earthquake Resistant Engineering Structures 5, International Conference, Skiathos, Greece, May 2005.

182*. Saiidi, M., D. Sanders, N. Johnson, M. Eberhard, and T. Ranf, “Earthquake Response Studies of A Large-Scale, Two-Span Bridge Model on Shake Tables,” First US-Portugal International Workshop- Grand Challenges in Earthquake Engineering, “ Lamego, Portugal, Paper 3.1-3.9, July 2005.

183*. Saiidi, M., “Network of Earthquake Engineering Research Facilities at the University of Nevada, Reno,” First US-Portugal International Workshop- Grand Challenges in Earthquake Engineering, “ Lamego, Portugal, July 2005.

184*. Saiidi, M., D. Sanders, N. Johnson, M. Eberhard, and T. Ranf, “An Update on Pre-NEES Study: Earthquake Response Studies of A Large-Scale, Two-Span Bridge Model on Shake Tables,” Fourth Planning Meeting for NEES/E-Defense Collaboration, E-Defense, Kobe-Miki, Japan, August 2005.

185*. Saiidi, M., “NEESR-SG Project on Four-Span Bridge Tests and Collaboration with Japan-E-Defense,” Fourth Planning Meeting for NEES/E-Defense Collaboration, E-Defense, Kobe-Miki, Japan, August 2005.

186*. Saiidi, M., “A New Era of Bridge Earthquake Engineering Research,” Civil Engineering Department, University of Ljubljana, Ljubljana, Slovenia, October 2005.

187*. Saiidi, M., “A New Era of Bridge Earthquake Engineering Research,” European Center for Training and Research in Earthquake Engineering, Pavia, Italy, October 2005.

188*. Saiidi, M., “A New Era of Bridge Earthquake Engineering Research,” Civil Engineering Department, Sharif University, Tehran, Iran, October 2005.

189*. Correal, J., M. Saiidi, and D. Sanders, “Seismic Design Issues in Bridge Columns with Interlocking Spirals,” Proceedings, Paper No. 01-503, Caltrans Bridge Research Conference, Sacramento, California, October-November 2005.

190*. Saiidi, M., “Experimental Seismic Studies of Concrete Bridges,” Third International Workshop, Structural Concrete in the Americas, Kansas City, Missouri, November 2005.

191. Saiidi, M., “Seismic Studies of Large-Scale Bridge Systems on Shake Tables,” ACI Committee 341, Earthquake Resistant Concrete Bridges, ACI Fall Meeting, Kansas City, Missouri, November 2005.

192. Saiidi, M., R. Johnson, and E. Maragakis, “An Exploratory Study of FRP Seismic Restrainers Subjected to Dynamic Loads,” 7th International Symposium on Fiber Reinforced Polymer Reinforcement for Reinforced Concrete Structures, Kansas City, Missouri, November 2005.

193*. Saiidi, M., E. Maragakis, D. Sanders, J. Anderson, R. Johnson, V. Phan, Z. Cheng, and H. Wang, “Recent Earthquake Engineering Research at UNR- Four Examples: FRP Restrainers, Near-Fault Effects, Column Hinges, and Shape Memory Alloy Columns,” 2005 Asia-Pacific Network of Centers for Earthquake Engineering Research, Jeju, Korea, November 2005.

194*. Saiidi, M., “Shake Table Testing of Bridge Systems and Design Implications,” TRB Committee AFF50, Transportation Research Board 85th Annual Meeting, Washington, DC, January 2006.

195. Saiidi, M., “Five Examples of Recent Bridge Earthquake Engineering Research at the University of Nevada, Reno,” Fourth International Workshop on Seismic Design and Retrofit of Transportation Facilities, Reno, Nevada, March 2006.

196*. Saiidi, M., Z. Cheng, and D. Sanders, “New Seismic Design for RC Two-Way Bridge Column Hinges,” ACI Convention, Charlotte, North Carolina, March 2006.

197. Johnson, N., Ranf, R., Saiidi, M., Sanders, D., and M. Eberhard, “Shake Table Studies of a Two-Span Reinforced Concrete Bridge,” Eighth US National Conference on Earthquake Engineering, Session W20, San Francisco, California, April 2006.

198. Saiidi, M., and V. Phan, “An Exploratory Experimental and Analytical Study of Near- Fault Ground Motion Effects on Reinforced Concrete Bridge Columns,” Eighth US National Conference on Earthquake Engineering, Session W64, San Francisco, California, April 2006.

199. Saiidi, M., “Earthquake Studies of a Two-Span Reinforced Concrete Bridge System with Variable Column Heights,” Plenary Presentation, NEES Fourth Annual Meeting, Washington, DC, June 2006.

200. Saiidi, M., “Collaborative Study of Biaxial Seismic Response of Bridge Systems,” NEES Fourth Annual Meeting, Washington, DC, June 2006.

201*. Saiidi, M., M. Zadeh, and M. O’Brien, “Analysis of Reinforced Concrete Bridge Columns with Shape Memory Alloy and Engineered Cementitious Composites Under Cyclic Loads,” 3rd International Conference on Bridge Maintenance, Safety, and Management, Porto, Portugal, July 2006.

202*. Zhu, Z., A. Mirmiran, and M. Saiidi, “Seismic Performance of Reinforced Concrete Bridge Columns Encased in Fiber Composite Tube ,” 3rd International Conference on Bridge Maintenance, Safety, and Management, Porto, Portugal, July 2006.

203* Saiidi, M. “Earthquake Studies of Large-Scale Bridge Models,” Summer Camp, K-12 Outreach Program, University of Nevada, Reno, July 2006.

204*. Saiidi, M., V. Phan, J. Anderson, and H. Ghasemi, “Near Fault Earthquake Design Consideration for Reinforced Concrete Bridge Columns,” Second US-Taiwan Bridge Engineering Workshop, Session on Natural Hazard and Emergency Response, San Francisco, California, September 2006.

205*. Saiidi, M., “Earthquake Engineering Research on Reinforced Concrete Bridges,” National Biennial Conference on Concrete Structures and Materials, ASOCRETO, Cartagena, Colombia, September 2006.

206*. Saiidi, M., “Lessons Learned from Three Recent Earthquake Engineering Research Projects at the University of Nevada, Reno: FRP Restrainers, Column Hinges, and Near-Fault Earthquake Effects,” University of Los Andes, Civil and Environmental Engineering Department, Bogota, Colombia, September 2006.

207*. Saiidi, M., “Lessons Learned from Recent Shake Table Tests of Bridge Elements and Systems at the University of Nevada, Reno,” Stanford University, Civil and Environmental Engineering Department, Stanford, California, October 2006.

208*. Saiidi, M., “Earthquake Engineering Research of Large-Scale Bridge Models,” Civil and Environmental Engineering Department, George Washington University, Washington, DC, October 2006.

209*. Saiidi, M., “Long-Term Bridge Performance Monitoring- Developing Plans for Future Directions,” First FHWA/NSF Workshop on Long-Term Bridge Performance Program, Las Vegas, Nevada, January 2007.

210*. Saiidi, M., “Recommendations for Future Directions of Long-Term Bridge Performance Monitoring- Results from Workshop I,” Session 368- FHWA’s Long-Term Bridge Performance Program, Transportation Research Board 86th Annual Meeting, Washington, DC, January 2007.

211*. Saiidi, M., " Earthquake Engineering Research on Bridges: Component and System Studies," Davidson Academy of Reno for Profoundly Gifted Students, Reno, Nevada, March 2007.

212*. Saiidi, M., P. Somerville, and H. Choi, “Lessons from Shake Table Studies of Concrete Bridge Column Subjected to Near-Fault Earthquakes,” Fourth International Workshop, Structural Concrete in the Americas, Atlanta, Georgia, April 2007.

213*. Saiidi, M., “Shake Table and Analytical Studies of Concrete Structures,” Fifth International Seismology and Earthquake Engineering Conference, Tehran, Iran, May 2007.

214. Saiidi, M., R. Nelson, S. Zadeh, and I. Buckle, “Shake Table Studies of a 4-Span Reinforced Concrete Bridge Model,” 2007 Asia-Pacific Network of Centers for Earthquake Engineering Research, Session VA, Hong Kong, China, May 2007.

215. Choi, H., M. Saiidi, and P. Somerville, “Response of RC Bridge Columns under Impulsive Near-Fault Earthquakes,” 2007 Asia-Pacific Network of Centers for Earthquake Engineering Research, Session VA, Hong Kong, China, May 2007.

216*. Johnson, N., M. Saiidi, and D. Sanders,” Aspects of Shake Table Studies of A Large- Scale, Two-Span Bridge,” Invited Paper, Earthquake Resistant Engineering Structures 6, International Conference, Bologna, Italy, June 2007.

217* Saiidi, M., “Shake Table Studies of A Large-Scale Conventional RC Bridges Subjected to Bidirectional Motions,” Task Group 11 Meeting, European Association of Earthquake Engineering, Crete, Greece, June 2007.

218. Saiidi, M., “Large-Scale 4-Span Bridge Model Studies using Shake Tables and Hybrid System Facilities at the University of Nevada, Reno,” Plenary Session, NEES Fifth Annual Meeting, Snowbird, Utah, June 2007.

219*. Saiidi, M., and H. Ghasemi, “Report on the First FHWA/NSF International Workshop on Long-Term Bridge Performance Monitoring,” Western Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials Annual Meeting, Las Vegas, Nevada, July 2007.

220*. Saiidi, M., and H. Ghasemi, “Future Direction of the US-FHWA Program on Long-Term Bridge Performance Monitoring- The First Workshop Recommendations,” Bridge Seminar Series in Honor of Professor Yozo Fujino, University of Tokyo, Japan, July 2007.

221.* Saiidi, M., “NEESR Research on Large-Scale 4-Span Bridge Model Studies using Shake Tables and International Collaboration,” E-Defense-NEES Seminar on Earthquake Engineering of Bridges, World Trade Center, Tokyo, Japan, July 2007.

222. Saiidi, M., “Evaluating Caltrans RC Bridge Columns after Earthquakes,” Roberts/Gerwick’s Conference, ASCE, Sacramento, California, September 2007.

223. Saiidi, M. “NEESR - Experimental Response of Large-Scale Four-Span Bridge,” USJapan NEES-E-Defense Workshop, Kobe, Japan, September 2007.

224. Saiidi, M., “Superelastic Shape Memory Alloy Reinforced Concrete,” CANSMART 2007, 10th Canadian Conference on Smart Materials, Montreal, Canada, October 2007.

225.* Saiidi, M., and H. Choi, “A Shake Table Study of Near-Fault Earthquake Effects on RC Bridge Columns,” ACI Convention, Session on Towards Better Bridge Design and Analysis: Lessons Learned from Recent Strong Earthquakes, Fajardo, Puerto Rico, October 2007.

226.* Saiidi, M., “Shape Memory Alloy Reinforcement,” ACI Subcommittee 318-F, New Materials, Products, and Ideas, ACI Convention, Session on Towards Better Bridge Design and Analysis: Lessons Learned from Recent Strong Earthquakes, Fajardo, Puerto Rico, October 2007.

227.* Saiidi, M., “Concrete Bridge Seismic Research at UNR- Examples of Component, Advanced Material, and System Studies,” Nevada Infrastructure Concrete Conference, Reno, Nevada, November 2007.

228*. Saiidi, M., “Reducing Earthquake Damage in Bridges with Advanced Materials,” International Workshop on Advanced Structures and Materials, University of Nebraska, Lincoln, Nebraska, November 2007.

229*. Saiidi, M., “Bridge Earthquake Engineering Research- Examples of Components, Advanced Materials, and System Studies,” Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Florida International University, Miami, Florida, November 2007.

230*. Zaghi, A., and M. Saiidi, “Mechanism of Shear Force Transfer in RC Columns with Pipe Pins,” Tenth Pan American Congress of Applied Mechanics, Cancun, Mexico, January 2008.

231*. Saiidi, M., “Seismic Performance of Bridge Systems with Conventional and Innovative Design- A Webinar Presentation,” NEES Headquarters, Webcast live twice to 250 registrants nationwide, Davis, California, March 2008.

232. Saiidi, M., “Results from Shake Table Studies of a Large-Scale Conventional four-Span Reinforced Concrete Bridge,” ACI Committee 341, Earthquake-Resistant Concrete Bridges, ACI Convention, Los Angeles, California, March 2008.

233*. Saiidi, M., “Seismic Studies of Bridges and other Systems at UNR- Recent Examples,” John A. Martin and Associates, Los Angeles, California, March 2008.

234. Saiidi, M., R. Nelson, M. Zadeh, and I. Buckle, “Seismic Performance of a Large-Scale 4- Span Bridge Model Subjected to Shake Table Testing,“ National Concrete Bridge Conference, St. Louis, Missouri, May 2008.

235. Saiidi, M., “Experimental Studies of Shake Memory Alloy Reinforced Concrete Columns under Seismic Loads,“ National Concrete Bridge Conference, St. Louis, Missouri, May 2008.

236*. Saiidi, M., “Examples of Evolution in Experimental Studies of Concrete Bridge Seismic Response,” Seminar in Honor of 2008 ACI President, Luis Garcia, University of Los Andes, Bogota, Columbia, May 2008.

237*. Saiidi, M., “Evolution in Experimental Studies of Concrete Bridge Seismic Response,” The Third International Conference on Bridges,” Tehran, Iran, May 2008.

238*. Saiidi, M., “Preventing and Coping with Earthquake Damage in Concrete Bridge Columns,” Special Workshop, The Third International Conference on Bridges,” Tehran, Iran, May 2008.

239. Saiidi, M., “NEESR Aftershock- How a Pre-NEES Project Led to Fault-Rupture Studies of a Two-Span Bridge Model at UNR NEES Facility,” NEES Sixth Annual Meeting, Portland, Oregon, June 2008.

240. Saiidi, M., “Lessons Learned from Shake Table Studies of a 32-Meter Long, 4-Span RC Bridge with Conventional Details,” Plenary Session, NEES Sixth Annual Meeting, Portland, Oregon, June 2008.

241*. Saiidi, M., “Managing Seismic Performance of Highway Bridges-Evolution in Experimental Research,” Keynote Address, 4th International Conference on Bridge Maintenance, Safety, and Management, Seoul, S. Korea, July 2008.

242*. Vosooghi, A., M. Saiidi, and S. El-Azazy, “Post-Earthquake Evaluation of Reinforced Concrete Bridge Columns,” 4th International Conference on Bridge Maintenance, Safety, and Management, Seoul, S. Korea, July 2008.

243. Choi, H., M. Saiidi, P. Somerville, and S. El-Azazy, “Seismic Performance of a Two- Span Bridge Subjected to Fault-Rupture,” 4th International Conference on Bridge Maintenance, Safety, and Management, Seoul, S. Korea, July 2008.

244. Johnson, N., M. Saiidi, and D. Sanders, “Nonlinear Modeling of a Two-Span Reinforced Concrete Bridge Model from Pre-Yield through Failure Utilizing Contemporary Analytical Methods,” 4th International Conference on Bridge Maintenance, Safety, and Management, Seoul, S. Korea, July 2008.

245*. Saiidi, M., “Undergraduate Research and Earthquake Studies of a Large-Scale 4-Span Bridge Model - A Webinar Presentation,” Webcast live to five NSF sites hosting NEES summer REU students nationwide, Reno, Nevada, July 2008.

246*. Brown, A., and M. Saiidi, “Investigation of Near-Fault vs. Far Field Ground Motion Effects on a Substandard Bridge Bent,” ," 24th US-Japan Bridge Engineering Workshop, Minneapolis, Minnesota, Session 3, September 2008, pp. 111-121.

247*. Saiidi, M., “Key Developments in Experimental Studies of the Seismic Response of Bridges,” Civil Engineering Seminar Series, Civil Engineering Department, Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey, New Brunswick, New Jersey, October 2008.

248*. Saiidi, M., “Lessons from Bridge Earthquake Engineering Experimental Research - The 1989 Loma Prieta Earthquake Milestone,” two seminars, Caltrans Education Committee, Observance of the 19th Anniversary of the Loma Prieta Earthquake, Sacramento, California, October 2008.

249*. Saiidi, M., “Retrofit and Repair of Concrete Bridges for Earthquakes,” Keynote Speech, First International Conference on Seismic Retrofitting, Tabriz, Iran, October 2008.

250*. Saiidi, M., “Seismic Retrofit Design of Bridges,” Design Workshop, First International Conference on Seismic Retrofitting, Tabriz, Iran, October 2008.

251. Saiidi, M., S. Motaref, and D. Sanders, “A Study of Precast Bridge Columns with Innovative Plastic Hinges with Built-In Elastomers,” ACI Convention, Session Titled “Accelerated Bridge Design and Construction,” St. Louis, Missouri, November 2008.

252*. Vosooghi, A., and M. Saiidi, “Seismic Damage States for Bridge Columns and Correlation with Performance Parameters,” ACI Convention, Session Titled “The Spirit of Structural Concrete in Performance Based Seismic Design of Bridges, Part 1,” St. Louis, Missouri, November 2008.

253*. Saiidi, M., and A. Vosooghi, “Emergency Seismic Damage Repair of RC Bridge Columns,” ACI Convention, Session Titled “The Spirit of Structural Concrete in Performance Based Seismic Design of Bridges, Part 2,” St. Louis, Missouri, November 2008.

254. Vosooghi, A., M. Saiidi, and J. Guitierrez, “Rapid Repair of RC Bridge Columns Subjected to Earthquakes,” 2nd International Conference on Concrete Repair, Rehabilitation, and Retrofitting, Cape Town, S. Africa, November 2008.

255*. Saiidi, M., “Issues on Rapid Repair of Earthquake Damages Concrete Bridge Columns,” Meeting of TRB Committee AFF50, Seismic Design and Performance of Bridges, Transportation Research Board 88th Annual Meeting, Washington, DC, January 2009.

256*. Saiidi, M., “Minimizing Bridge Earthquake Damage and residual Drift with Conventional and Advanced Materials,” Session 438, New Bridge Systems for Post-Earthquake Serviceability, Transportation Research Board 88th Annual Meeting, Washington, DC, January 2009.

257*. Saiidi, M., “Precast Columns with Innovative Details Under Earthquake Loads,” Accelerated Bridge Construction, Session Sponsored by TRB Committee AFF50, Transportation Research Board 88th Annual Meeting, Washington, DC, January 2009.

258*. Saiidi, M., “Overview of UNR NEES Research on Seismic Response of Bridge Systems,” Session 600, Network for Earthquake Engineering Simulation Program, Transportation Research Board 88th Annual Meeting, Washington, DC, January 2009.

259*. Saiid, M., “Fragility Modeling for Near-Fault Bridges and Rapid Bridge Repair Procedures,” Invitational Meeting, Bridge fragility Modeling: Recent Advances and Future Directions, FHWA, San Francisco, CA, January 2009.

260*. Saiidi, M., “Sustainable Future Bridges under Earthquake Loading, Part 1 – Advanced Materials,” Special 100th Seminar; University of Ljubljana, Slovenia; also presented at the Institute of Earthquake Engineering and Engineering Seismology, Skopje, Macedonia.

261*. Saiidi, M., S. Motaref, and D. Sanders, “Sustainable Future Bridges under Earthquake Loading, Part 2 – Accelerated Bridge Construction,” Special 100th Seminar; University of Ljubljana, Slovenia; also presented at the Institute of Earthquake Engineering and Engineering Seismology, Skopje, Macedonia.

262*. Saiidi, M., “Overview of Recently Completed Research Projects in the Large-Scale Structures Laboratory at UNR,” UNR-MTS Meeting with Delegation from P.R. China, Reno, Nevada, April 2009.

263*. Saiidi, M. “Advanced Materials and Details in A New Generation of Earthquake- Resistant Concrete Bridges,” Keynote Address, 8th International Congress on Civil Engineering, Shiraz, Iran, May 2009.

264*. Saiidi, M. “Repair Design of Earthquake-Damaged Reinforced Concrete Columns,” Special Workshop on Seismic Bridge Design, 8th International Congress on Civil Engineering, Shiraz, Iran, May 2009.

265*. Saiidi, M. “Seismic Design of Steel Pipe Connections in Accelerated Bridge Construction,” Special Workshop on Seismic Bridge Design, 8th International Congress on Civil Engineering, Shiraz, Iran, May 2009.

266*. Saiidi, M., “SMA-Reinforced Concrete Bridge Columns Subjected to Earthquakes,” FHWA Workshop on SMAs in Transportation Earthquake Engineering,” FHWA Turner- Fairbanks, McLean, Virginia, May 2009.

267*. Cruz, C., M. Saiidi, and D. Hillis, “Pretest Seismic Analysis of a 4-Span Bridge Model with Advanced Materials,” First International Conference on Computational Technologies in Concrete Structures (CTCS ’09), Session W4A, Jeju, S. Korea, May 2009.

268*. Zaghi, A. and M. Saiidi, “A Simple Nonlinear Model for Pipe-Pin Shear Keys in Concrete Bridges – Bearing Failure Mode,” First International Conference on Computational Technologies in Concrete Structures (CTCS ’09), Session W4A, Jeju, S. Korea, May 2009.

269*. Saiidi, M., and C. Cruz, “Shake Table Studies of a 4-Span Bridge System with High- Performance Materials and Details,” Plenary Session, NEES Seventh Annual Meeting, Honolulu, Hawaii, June 2009.

270*. Saiidi, M., “Shake Table Studies of a 110-ft Long, 4-Span Concrete Bridge with Innovative Column Details,” 2009 AASHTO Subcommittee on Bridges and Structures Annual Meeting, New Orleans, Louisiana, July 2009.

271*. Saiidi, M., “Segmental Bridge Columns w/ Damage-Free Plastic Hinges,” International Specialty Workshop on Seismic Connection Details for Segmental Bridge Construction,” Seattle, Washington, July 2009.

272*. Saiidi, M., “Undergraduate Research and Earthquake Studies of Two, 110-ft Long 4- Span Bridge Models - A Webinar Presentation,” Webcast live to seven NSF sites hosting NEES summer REU students nationwide, Reno, Nevada, July 2009.

273*. Saiidi, M., “Lessons from Recent Research on Seismic Response of Bridge components and Systems,” Nevada Department of Transportation, Structures Division, Carson City, Nevada, August 2009.

274*. Saiidi, M., C. Cruz, and D. Hillis, “High-Performance Materials in Earthquake-Resistant Concrete Bridges,” Keynote Address, Fifth International Structural engineering and Construction Conference (ISEC-5),  Las Vegas, Nevada, September 2009.

275*. Vosooghi, A., and M. Saiidi, “Rapid Repair of High-Shear Earthquake-Damaged RC Bridge Columns,” Proceedings, the 25th US-Japan Bridge Engineering Workshop, Tsukuba, Japan, Session 7, October 2009.

276*. Saiidi, M., “Recent Findings from Bridge Earthquake Engineering Research using High-Performance Materials and Details- Four Examples,” Extended Seminar (2-Hour Long), Caltrans Earthquake Engineering Committee Seminar, California Department of Transportation, Sacramento, California, October 2009.

277*. Saiidi, M., “Resilient Concrete Bridges with Advanced Materials,” Beyer Distinguished Lecture Series, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Houston, Houston, Texas, November 2009.

278*. Saiidi, M., and C. Cruz, “Damage-Free RC Bridges under Seismic Loads,” ACI Annual Conference, Session Titled: “How Do You Spice Up A Concrete Bridge to be Earthquake Resistant?” New Orleans, Louisiana, November 2009.

279*. Motaref, S., M. Saiidi, and D. Sanders, “Shake Table Response of Multi-Segment Reinforced ConcreteColumns,” Development of Precast Connection Details for Bridges in Moderate to High Seismic Regions, Session Sponsored by TRB Committee AFF30 and AFF50, Transportation Research Board 89th Annual Meeting, Washington, DC, January 2010.

280*. Motaref, S., M. Saiidi, and D. Sanders, “Shake Table Response of Precast Bridge Columns with Advanced Materials,” Seismic ABC Collaboration, Session Sponsored by TRB Committee AFF50, Transportation Research Board 89th Annual Meeting, Washington, DC, January 2010.

281*. Motaref, S., M. Saiidi, and D. Sanders, “Shake Table Response of Multi-Segment Reinforced ConcreteColumns,” Caltrans Earthquake Engineering Committee Seminar, California Department of Transportation, Sacramento, California, January 2010.

282*. Motaref, S., M. Saiidi, and D. Sanders, “Shake Table Response of Precast Bridge Columns with Advanced Materials,” Caltrans Earthquake Engineering Committee Seminar, California Department of Transportation, Sacramento, California, January 2010.

283*. Saiidi, M. “Earthquake-Resistant Segmental and Precast Columns for Accelerated Bridge Construction,” Seminar Series, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of California, Irvine, California, February 2010.

284. Saiidi, M. “Seismic Performance of Concrete Bridges with Advanced Materials,” Seminar Series, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of California, Los Angeles, California, February 2010.

285. Saiidi, M. “Seismic Performance of Concrete Bridges with Advanced Materials,” Seminar Series, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California, February 2010.

286. Saiidi, M., “Advanced Materials, Rapid Repair, and Precast Bridge Piers- Examples of Recent Research on Earthquake Response of Bridges,” Extended Seminar (90-minute long) Japan Society of Civil Engineers, Tokyo, Japan, February 2010.

287*. Cruz, C., M. Saiidi, and D. Hillis, “Analytical Study of a 4-Span Bridge with Advanced Materials,” 4th International Workshop on Reliable Engineering Computing, Singapore, March 2010.

288. Saiidi, M., “Shake Table Response of Multi-Segment Reinforced ConcreteColumns,” Sixth International Workshop, Structural Concrete in the Americas, Chicago, Illinois, March 2010.

289*. Saiidi, M., “Findings from Recent Studies of Concrete Column Seismic Response,” ACI Committee 341, Earthquake-Resistant Concrete Bridges, ACI Convention, Chicago, Illinois, March 2010.

290. Saiidi, M., “Sustainable Earthquake-Resistant Bridges Incorporating Innovations and ABC,” Session No. 19, Seismic/Substructures, 2010 FHWA Bridge Engineering Conference: Highway for Life and Accelerated Bridge Construction, Orlando, Florida, April 2010.

291*. Saiidi, M., “Future Earthquake-Resistant Concrete Bridges,” Department of Civil Engineering, Hunan University, Changsha, China, July 2010.

292*. Cruz-Noguyez, C, and M. Saiidi, “Simulated Response of Bridges with Advanced Materials under Near-Fault Earthquakes,” 3rd World Science and Engineering Academy and Society International Conference on Engineering Mechanics, Structures, and Engineering Geology, Korfu, Greece, July 2010.

293*. Saiidi, M., “Modeling of Bridges for Inelastic Seismic Analysis,” Special Session, TG-11, 14th European Conference on Earthquake Engineering, Ohrid, Macedonia, August-September 2010.

294*. Saiidi, M., “Seismic Studies of 4-Span Bridges under Near-Fault Earthquakes at UNR,” Special Session, TG-11, 14th European Conference on Earthquake Engineering, Ohrid, Macedonia, August-September 2010.

295*. Saiidi, M., “Earthquake-Resistant Concrete Bridges with Advanced Materials and Rapid Construction,” Seminar, Swiss Federal Laboratories for Materials Science and Technology, EMPA, Zurich, Switzerland, September 2010.

296*. Saiidi, M., “NEES Research at the University of Nevada, Reno,” NEESComm Annual NSF Site Review Meeting, Purdue University, W. Lafayette, Indiana, September 2010.

297*. Saiidi, M., F. Kavianipour, C. Cruz, D. Hillis, and R. Nelson, “Shake Table Response of Four-Span Bridges with Advanced Materials,” Quake Summit 2010, NEES and PEER Annual Meeting, San Francisco, California, October 2010.

298*. Saiidi, M., “Seismic Repair Vs. Seismic Retrofit of Reinforced Concrete Bridge Columns- Similarities and Differences,” Keynote Address, Third International Conference on Seismic Retrofitting, Tabriz, Iran, October 2010.

299*. Saiidi, M., S. Motaref, C. Cruz, M. O’Brien, and H. Wang, “Seismic Response of Bridge Columns with Engineered Cementitious Composites,” ACI Fall 2010 Convention, Session Titled: “High-Performance Concrete for Seismic Design of Bridges?” Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, October 2010.

300*. Saiidi, M., “Learning from Shake Table Tests of Three, 110'-Long, 4-Span Bridge Models with Conventional and Innovative Materials,” Bridges 2010, Bridges: Design, Construction, and Retrofitting, San Francisco, California November 2010.

301. Motaref, S., M. Saiidi, and D. Sanders, “An Experimental Study of Precast Bridge Columns with Built-In Elastomers,” 7th International Bridge Engineering Conference, Transportation Research Board, San Antonio, Texas, December 2010.

302 *Saiidi, M., and F. Kavianipour, “Accelerated Bridge Construction Techniques in Shake Table Testing of a 110-ft Long 4-Span Bridge Model,” Seismic ABC Collaboration, Session Sponsored by TRB Committee AFF50, Transportation Research Board 90th Annual Meeting, Washington, DC, January 2011.

303 *Saiidi, M., “Recent Research on Bridge Seismic Response --A Very Brief Overview,” TRB Committee AFF50 Technical Presentation, Transportation Research Board 90th Annual Meeting, Washington, DC, January 2011.

304 Saiidi, M., “Transforming Bridge Engineering through Innovation and Advanced Materials,” Meeting of Center for Advanced Technology in Bridges and Infrastructure, 1st Middle Eastern Conference on Smart Materials Monitoring, Assessment and Rehabilitation of Civil Structures, Dubai, UAE, February 2011.

305 *Cruz-Noguez, C, and M. Saiidi, “Performance of Advanced Materials and Details during Shake Table Tests of a 4-Span Bridge Model,” Proceedings, 1st Middle Eastern Conference on Smart Materials Monitoring, Assessment and Rehabilitation of Civil Structures, Dubai, UAE, Paper No. 102, February 2011.

306 *Saiidi, M., and F. Kavianipour, “Shake Table Performance of a 4-Span Bridge with Precast FRP Composite Piers,” ACI Committee 341, Earthquake-Resistant Concrete Bridges, ACI Convention, Tampa, Florida, April 2011.

307 Saiidi, M., “Seismic Performance of Bridges with Advanced Materials,” NSF Workshop on Bridges of the Future- Widespread Implementation of Innovation An International Workshop to Develop Action Plans, Las Vegas, Nevada, June 2011.

308 *Kavianipour, F. and M. Saiidi, “Experimental and Analytical Study of a 4-span Bridge with Composite Piers,” Quake Summit 2011, NEES and MCEER Annual Meeting, Buffalo, New York, June 2011.

309 *Saiidi, M., “Seismic Performance of Bridges with Advanced Materials,” 1st Costa Rican Conference on Transportation Infrastructure, University of Costa Rica, Jan Jose, Costa Rica, June 2011.

310 *Saiidi, M., “Earthquake-Resistant Bridges of the Future with Advanced Materials,” Bled 4 Workshop: Performance-Based Seismic Engineering- Vision for an Earthquake Resilient Society, Lake Bled, Slovenia, June 2011.

311 *Saiidi, M., “Damage-Free Earthquake-Resistant Bridges with Advanced Materials,” National Center for Research in Earthquake Engineering (NCREE) Seminar, Taipei, Taiwan, July 2011.

312 *Saiidi, M. and S. Ardakani, “Residual Displacements in RC Bridge Columns Subjected to Near-Fault Earthquakes,” Keynote Speech, 6th New York City Bridge Conference, New York City, New York July 2011.

313 *Saiidi, M., R. Nelson, C. Cruz, F. Kavianipour, and M. Raffiee, “Seismic Performance of Bridge Systems with Conventional and Innovative Design,” Poster presented at the NSF Hazards Research Showcase, United States Senate, Washington, DC, September 2011.

314 * Saiidi, M., A. Vosooghi, A. Zaghi, S. Motaref, and C. Cruz, “Innovative Earthquake-Resistant Bridges- Repair, Connections, and Materials,” Keynote Speech, International Conference IBSBI 2011, Innovations on Bridges and Soil-Bridge Interaction, Athens, Greece, October 2011.

315* Saiidi, M., A. Vosooghi, Z. Haber, S. Motaref, and C. Cruz, and D. Sanders, “Next Generation of Earthquake-Resistant Bridges,” Keynote Speech, International Conference EQADS 2011, Earthquake Analysis and Design of Structures, Coimbatore, India, December 2011.

316 Hua, Z., J. Li, and M. Saiidi, “Evaluation of Performance of A Skew Bridge in Wenchuan 2008 Earthquake,” International Symposium on Engineering Lessons Learned from the Giant Earthquake, One Year After the Great East Japan Earthquake,” Tokyo, Japan, March 2012.

317 *Saiidi, M., A. Vosooghi, C. Cruz, S. Motaref, C. Ayoub, F. Kavianipour, Z. Haber, M. O’Brien, and D. Sanders, “Earthquake-Resistant Bridges of the Future with Advanced Materials,” Keynote Speech, Ninth International Congress on Civil Engineering, 9ICCE,  Isfahan, Iran, May 2012.

318 *Saiidi, M., “Accelerated Bridge Construction under Seismic Loading,” Ninth International Congress on Civil Engineering, 9ICCE, Isfahan, Iran, May 2012.

319 *Tazarv, M., and M. Saiidi, “Mitigation of Residual Displacement of RC Bridge Columns by Shape Memory Alloy under Seismic Loads,” Fifth European Conference on Structural Control, EACS 2012, Paper No. 085, Genova, Italy, June 2012.

320 Kavianipour, F., and M. Saiidi, “Shake Table Testing of A Quarter-Scale 4-Span Bridge With Composite Piers,” Special Session, Organizer: Saiidi, Advanced Technologies in Standard Bridges- from Research to Implementation,” International Conference on Bridge Maintenance, Safety, and Management, Stresa, Italy, July 2012.

321 *Saiidi, M., “Innovation in Accelerated Bridges Construction in High Seismic Zones,” Distinguished Lecture Series, Civil and Environmental Engineering Department, University of Houston, Texas, September 2012.

322 *Saiidi, M., “Seismic Performance of Bridges of the Future,” Keynote Speech, First Annual Missouri S&T Transportation Infrastructure Conference, Rolla, Missouri, September 2012.

323 *Saiidi, M., “Earthquake-Resistant Connections for Accelerated Bridge Construction- Summary of Scan 11-02,” ACI Committee 341, Earthquake-Resistant Concrete Bridges, ACI Convention, Toronto, Canada, October 2012.

324 *Saiidi, M., A. Vosooghi, and A. Saini, “Probabilistic Damage Control Approach (PDCA) for Seismic Design of Bridge Columns,” Session on Forming A Framework for Performance-Based Seismic Design of Concrete Bridges, ACI Convention, Toronto, Canada, October 2012.

325 *Saiidi, M., “NSF Panel 3- Infrastructure and Environmental Engineering,” Group presentation, Second Annual NSF Workshop on Sciences behind Sustainability Quantification for Building and Infrastructure Design, Engineering, and Construction (S2QBIDEC), Ft. Worth, Texas, November 2012.

326 *Saiidi, M., “Connections For Accelerated Bridge Construction Under Multi‐Hazard Loading‐ Findings From Scan 11‐02,” FHWA, McLean, Virginia, November 2012.

327*Saiidi, M., “Shape Memory Alloy and High-Performance Grout in Earthquake-Resistant Bridges- from Research to Implementation,” The Fifth Kwang-Hua Forum on Innovations and Implementations in Earthquake Engineering Research,” Shanghai, China, December 2012.

328 *Saiidi, M., “Concepts, Investigations, and Implementation of Novel Materials to Improve Post-Earthquake Serviceability of Highway Bridges, “Session on Innovative and Resilient Seismic Systems,” Transportation Research Board 92nd Annual Meeting, Washington, DC, January 2013.

329 *Saiidi, M., “Couplers in Plastic Hinges of Bridge Columns in SDC C and D- Deviation from the AASHTO Requirement,” TRB Committee AFF50 Technical Presentation, Transportation Research Board 92nd Annual Meeting, Washington, DC, January 2013.

330 *Saiidi, M., “Recommendations and Suggested Research- NCHRP 20-68A – US Domestic Scan Program Scan 11-02 ,” TRB Committee AFF50 Meeting on Seismic Research Problem Statement: System Performance of Accelerated Bridge Construction (ABC) Connections in Moderate-to-High Seismic Regions, Transportation Research Board 92nd Annual Meeting, Washington, DC, January 2013.

331 *Saiidi, M., “Innovative Materials and Details in Earthquake-Resistant Bridges of the Future,” Plenary Presentation, 2nd International Symposium on Geotechnical and Structural Earthquake Engineering, Bogota, Columbia, February 2013

332 Saiidi, M., “Innovation in Accelerated Bridges Construction in High Seismic Zones,” Seminar, University of Los Andes, Civil and Environmental Engineering Department, Bogota, Columbia, February 2013.

333 *Saiidi, M., and F. Kavianipour, “Shake Table Seismic Studies of a 4-Span Bridge Model with Composite Piers,” FHWA, McLean, Virginia, April 2013.

334 *Saiidi, M., H. Choi, and P. Somerville, “Effect of Fault Rupture on Shake Table Response of a Reinforced Concrete Bridge,” ASCE, Structural Engineering Institute, Structures Congress 2013, Session BR310, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, May 2013.

335 *Saiidi, M., A. Saini, and A. Vosooghi, “Towards Probabilistic Performance-Based Seismic Design of Bridge Columns,” Technical Workshop A, Trends on Seismic Design session,  7th National Seismic Conference on Bridges and Highways, Oakland, California, May 2013.

336 *Saini, A., A. Vosooghi, and M. Saiidi, “Probabilistic Performance-Based Seismic Design of Bridge Columns,” 4th International Conference on Computational Methods in Structural Dynamics and Earthquake Engineering, COMPDYN, Session MS17, Kos Island, Greece, June 2013.

337 *Haber, Z, M. Saiidi, and D. Sanders, “Emulative Column-Footing Connections for Seismic Design in Accelerated Bridge Construction,” 4th International Conference on Computational Methods in Structural Dynamics and Earthquake Engineering, COMPDYN, Session MS14, Kos Island, Greece, June 2013.

338 Saiidi, M., Saini, A., and A. Vosooghi, “Probabilistic Damage Control Seismic Design of Bridges using Structural Reliability Concepts,” 11th International Conference on Structural Reliability Safety and Reliability, ICOSSAR, Session Earthquake VI, New York City, New York, June 2013.

339 *Saiidi, M., J. Li, Z. Hua, “Shake Table Studies of A Two-Span Bridge with Restrainers and Dampers,” 4th  Workshop on China-USA Collaboration for Disaster Evolution/Resilience of Civil Infrastructure and Urban Environment, Reno, Nevada, August 2013.

340 *Saiidi, M., J. Bingle, B. Nakashoji, and B. Khaleghi, “Seismic Performance of Bridge Systems with Innovative Design- Deployment of Research,” Western Bridge Engineers’ Seminar, Bellevue, Session 8D, Washington, September 2013.

341 Saiidi, M., “Research, Development, and Implementation of Smart Materials in Earthquake-Resistant Bridges,” Meeting of Center for Advanced Technology in Bridges and Infrastructure (CATBI), 2nd Conference on Smart Materials Monitoring, Assessment and Rehabilitation of Civil Structures, Istanbul, Turkey, September 2013.

342 *Varela, S., and M. Saiidi, “Shear Behavior of Engineered Cementitious Composite (ECC) Structural Members,” 2nd Conference on Smart Materials Monitoring, Assessment and Rehabilitation of Civil Structures, Istanbul, Turkey, September 2013.

343 Tazarv, M., Z. Haber, and M. Saiidi, “Precast Column Connections for Accelerated Bridge Construction in High Seismic Regions,” Prestressed Concrete Institute Annual Conference, Emerging Bridge Technology Session, Grapevine, Texas, September 2013.

344 Akl, A., M. Saiidi, A. Vosooghi, “Field Studies of Post-Tensioned Bridge Hinge Curl,” Prestressed Concrete Institute Annual Conference, Owner Observations- New Policy Coming Session, Grapevine, Texas, September 2013.

345 Saiidi, M., and A. Saini, “Post-Earthquake Damage Repair of Various Reinforced Concrete  Bridge Components,” ACI Committee 341 session, Sustainable Solutions for Seismic Repair of Bridges, ACI Fall Convention, Phoenix, Arizona, October 2013.

346 *Saiidi, M., “New Horizons on Seismic Bridge Design, Construction, and Repair,” Center of Excellence for Engineering and Management of Infrastructures, School of Civil Engineering, College of Engineering, Tehran University, Tehran, Iran, November 2013.

347  *Saiidi, M., “New Horizons on Seismic Bridge Design, Construction, and Repair,” Center of Excellence in Structures and Earthquake Engineering (CESEE), School of Civil Engineering, College of Engineering, Sharif University, Tehran, Iran, November 2013.

348 *Saiidi, M., “Novel Materials in Earthquake Design of Bridges,” Center for Roads, Housing, and Urban Development Research, Ministry of Housing, Tehran, Iran, November 2013.

349 *Saiidi, M., “Probabilistic Seismic Design and Novel Materials- Recent Research on Bridge Seismic Design, Construction, and Repair,” Fulbright Scholar Seminar, University of Buenos Aires, Argentina, December 2013. 

350 *Saiidi, M., “Design for Deconstruction, Accelerated Bridge Construction, Column Damage- Recent Research on Bridge Seismic Design, Construction, and Repair,” Fulbright Scholar Seminar, University of Buenos Aires, Argentina, December 2013.

351 *Saiidi, M., “Practical Lessons from Recent Bridge Earthquake Engineering Research,” Fulbright Scholar Seminar for Bridge Engineering Division, Ministry of Transportation, Buenos Aires, Argentina, December 2013.

352 *Saiidi, M., “Seismic Performance, Material Characteristics, and Research on SMA/ECC Column Models of the Alaska Way Viaduct SR-99 On-Ramp Bridge Structure,” State of Washington Department of Transportation, Olympia, Washington, January 2014.

353 *Saiidi, M., “Accelerated Bridge Construction Connections under Seismic Loads,” TRB Committee AFF50 Technical Presentation, Transportation Research Board 93nd Annual Meeting, Washington, DC, January 2014.

354 *Saiidi, M., “Developments and Examples of Recent Research on Earthquake Engineering of Bridges at UNR,” Monthly Meeting, American Council of Engineering Companies, Reno, Nevada, February 2014.

355 *Saiidi, M., “Update on UNR ABC Seismic Research- Couplers in Plastic Hinges,” Annual AASHTO Bridge Meetings, Sub-Committee T-3: Bridge Seismic, Columbus, Ohio, June 2014. 

356 *Saiidi, M., “Seismic Aspects of USDOT University Transportation Center on Accelerated Bridge Construction,” Annual AASHTO Bridge Meetings, Sub-Committee T-3: Bridge Seismic, Columbus, Ohio, June 20141

357 *Mehrsoroush, A., and M, Saiidi, “Seismic Performance of Two-Column
Bridge Piers with Innovative Precast Members and Pipe Pin Connections, “Special Session, Extreme Load Performance and Design of Bridges for Accelerated Bridge Construction,” 7th International Conference on Bridge Maintenance, Safety, and Management, Shanghai, China, July 2014.

358 Mehrsoroush, A., and M. Saiidi, “Earthquake-Resistant Telescopic Pipe Pin Column Base Connections for Accelerated Bridge Construction,” Tenth US National Conference on Earthquake Engineering, Anchorage, Alaska, July 2014.

359 *Saini, A., and M. Saiidi, “Post-Earthquake Damage Repair of Various Reinforced Concrete Bridge Components,” Special session: Seismic rehabilitation and retrofit of structures, 2nd European Conference on Earthquake Engineering and Seismology, Istanbul, Turkey, August 2014.

360 *Saiidi, M., M. Tazarv, B. Nakashoji, S. Varela, and F. Kavianipour, “Resilient and Sustainable Bridges of the Future,” Keynote Speech, Second International Conference on Innovation in Bridges and Soil-Structure Interaction, IBSBI 2014, Athens, Greece, October 2014. 

361 *Saiidi, M., “Innovation and Implementation in Seismic Design of Bridges,” Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki, Greece, November 2014. 

362 *Varela, S., and M. Saiidi, “Resilient Bridge Columns with Copper-Based Shape Memory Alloy Reinforcement,” The Sixth Kwang-Hua Forum on Innovations and Implementations in Earthquake Engineering Research,” Shanghai, China, December 2014.

363 *Saiidi, M., “Seismic Design of Column Base Pipe Pin Connections,” TRB Committee AFF50 Technical Presentation, Transportation Research Board 94th Annual Meeting, Washington, DC, January 2015. 

364 Saiidi, M., “Update on USDOT University Transportation Center on Accelerated Bridge Construction,” TRB Committee AFF50 Technical Presentation, Transportation Research Board 94th Annual Meeting, Washington, DC, January 2015.

365 *Saiidi, M., “Accelerated Bridge Construction in High Seismic Zones,” Hot Topics Related to Seismic Design and Performance of Bridges, Transportation Research Board 94th Annual Meeting, Washington, DC, January 2015.

366 *Saiidi, M., M. Tazarv, S. Varela, and F. Kavianipour, “Earthquake-Resistant Resilient Bridges with Advanced Materials,” Keynote Presentation, The Fourth International Conference on Bridges,” Tehran, Iran, January 2015.

367 *Saiidi, M., “International Codes and Standards for Design and Seismic Retrofit of Bridges,” Specialty Workshop, Fourth International Conference on Bridges,” Tehran, Iran, January 2015.

368 *Saiidi, M., “UHPC Performance for ABC Columns in High Seismic Zones,” Caltrans Workshop on Ultra High Performance Concrete, Sacramento, California, March 2015.

369 *Saiidi, M., M. Tazarv, S. Varela, F. Kavianipour, B. Nakashoji, “Novel Materials and Concepts for ABC in Moderate and High Seismic Zones,” Delivery of Accelerated Bridge Construction, Session 2, Washington Department of Transportation Workshop, Olympia, Washington, April 2015.

370 *Saiidi, M., “Accelerated Bridge Construction Research,” Delivery of Accelerated Bridge Construction, Panel Discussion: View Points for Implementing ABC, Washington Department of Transportation Workshop, Olympia, Washington, April 2015.

371 *Saiidi M., “Highlights of Recent and Current Bridge Earthquake Engineering Research at UNR—A Few Examples,” Annual AASHTO Bridge Meetings, Sub-Committee T-3: Bridge Seismic Session, Saratoga Springs, New York, April 2015.

372 *Saiidi, M., “Seismic Behavior and Design of Connections for Accelerated Bridge Construction,” Keynote Presentation, Fourth International Conference on Recent Advanced in Railway Engineering, Tehran, Iran, May 2015.

373 *Saiidi, M., “Post Earthquake Repair of Bridge Columns and other Bridge Components,” Specialty Workshop Presentation, Fourth International Conference on Recent Advanced in Railway Engineering, Tehran, Iran, May 2015.

374 *Saiidi, M., “Seismic Design of Connections for Accelerated Bridge Construction- Conventional and Novel Materials,” Keynote Presentation, Seventh National Conference on Earthquake Engineering, Bogota, Columbia, May 2015.

375 *Saiidi, M., “Repair of Earthquake Damage in Reinforced Concrete Bridge Columns,” Seventh National Conference on Earthquake Engineering, Bogota, Columbia, May 2015.

376 *Mohebbi, A., M. Saiidi, and A. Itani, “Seismic Performance of Square Precast Bridge Columns with UHPC and CFRP Tendons,” Session on Accelerated Bridge Construction (ABC) Implementation Products from ABC-UTC Research, The 2015 International Bridge Conference, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, June 2015.

377 *Tazarv, M., and M. Saiidi, “Mechanical Splices in Earthquake-Resistant ABC Connections,” Session on Accelerated Bridge Construction (ABC) Implementation Products from ABC-UTC Research, The 2015 International Bridge Conference, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, June 2015.

378 *Saiidi, M., “Modern Concepts in Earthquake-Resistant Bridge Design,” Department of Architecture and Architectural Engineering, Kyoto University, Katsura, Kyoto, Japan, June 2015

379 *Saiidi, M., “Smart Metallic Materials for the Next Generation of Earthquake-Resistant Bridges,” Furukawa Techno Material Co., Hiratsuka City, Tokyo, Japan, June 2015. 

380 *Saiidi, M., “Experimental and Analytical Studies of Smart Metallic Materials for the Next Generation of Earthquake-Resistant Bridges,” Department of Materials Science, Tohoku University, Sendai, Japan, June 2015.

381 *Saiidi, M., M. Tazarv, S. Varela, and B. Nakashoji, “Emerging ABC Connection Details for High Seismic Areas- Performance and Design of Mechanical Splices (Couplers),” ABC University Transportation Center, ABC Webinar, July 2015.

382 *Saiidi, M., S. Varela, M. Tazarv, M. O’Brien, and F. Kavianipour, “Smart Materials for Accelerated Bridge Construction in High Seismic Zones,” Keynote Address, 3rd Conference on Smart Materials Monitoring, Assessment and Rehabilitation of Civil Structures, Antalya, Turkey, September 2015.

383 *Varela, S., and M. Saiidi, “Seismic Behavior of Reinforced Concrete Bridge Columns with Copper-Base SMA and ECC,” 3rd Conference on Smart Materials Monitoring, Assessment and Rehabilitation of Civil Structures, Antalya, Turkey, September 2015.

384 *Saiidi, M., M. Tazarv, B. Nakashoji, S. Varela, and F. Kavianipour, “A New Generation of Earthquake-Resistant Bridges w/ SMA,” Invited seminar, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia, October 2015.

385 *Saiidi, M., “Highlights of Recent and Current Bridge Earthquake Engineering Research at UNR with ABC Flavor- A Few Examples,” Workshop No. W-5, Design Criteria and Connections for Application of ABC in Seismic Regions,” National ABC Conference, Miami, Florida, December 2015.

386 *Saiidi, M., “ABC-UTC-Seismic Findings on Studies of CFRP-PT Square Columns and Piers, Mechanical Splices, and Pocket Connections,” Mid-Year AASHTO Bridge Meetings, Sub-Committee T-4: Bridge Construction, Miami, Florida, December 2015.

387 Saiidi, M., “Lessons from Recent Seismic Studies of ABC Bridges and Connections at UNR,” TRB Committee AFF50 Technical Presentation, Transportation Research Board 95th Annual Meeting, Washington, DC, January 2016.

388 *Saiidi, M., “Seismic Design of Bridges with Reliability-Based Damage Control,” Session on Project-Specific Seismic Performance Criteria, Transportation Research Board 95th Annual Meeting, Washington, DC, January 2016.

389 *Saiidi, M., “Resilient Earthquake-Resistant Bridges- Going beyond ABC,” California Department of Transportation Educational Seminar Series, Presented twice, Headquarters, Sacramento, California, February 2016.

390 *Saiidi, M., “Resilient Earthquake-Resistant Bridges- Going beyond ABC,” California Department of Transportation Educational Seminar Series, TransLab, Caltrans, Sacramento, California, February 2016.

391 Mehrsoroush, A., and M. Saiidi, “Probabilistic Seismic Damage Control Analysis of Substandard Bridge Columns,” Session Title: Seismic Performance Assessment of Structures and Seismic Risk Mitigation Strategies,” European Congress on Computations Methods in Science and Engineering, Crete, Greece, June 2016. 

392 Abdollahi, B., M. Saiidi, R. Siddharthan, S. Elfass, and A. Shamsabadi, “Pre-Test Studies on Seismic Soil-Abutment Interaction in Skewed Bridges,” General Session, Loading I, Earthquake, Accidental, and Others, 8th International Conference on Bridge Maintenance, Safety, and Management, Iguacu, Brazil, June 2016, Paper No. 183.

393 Mohebbi, A., M. Saiidi, and A. Itani, “Self-Centering Bridge Column with CFRP Tendons under Seismic Loads,” General Session, Advanced Materials, 8th International Conference on Bridge Maintenance, Safety, and Management, Iguacu, Brazil, June 2016, Paper No. 270.

394 *Saiidi, M., “The Path to Deployment of Shape Memory Alloy Bars in Bridges,” Hyogo Earthquake Engineering Research Center, “E-Defense,” August 2016.

395 *Saiidi, M., “Novel Materials for Improved Bridge Seismic Performance,” First US-Chile Workshop on Bridge Earthquake Engineering, Reno, Nevada, August 2016.

396 *Saiidi, M., A. Mohebbi, A. Itani, M. Tazarv, and S. Varela, “New Horizons in Seismic   Design of Highway Bridges with Advanced Materials and Construction Methods,” Keynote Presentation, 14th International Symposium in Structural Engineering, Beijing, China, October 2016.

397 *Saiidi, M., “Accelerated Bridge Construction in High Seismic Zones – Pocket Connections for Conventional and Novel Materials,” 11th US-Taiwan Bridge Engineering Workshop, Taipei, Taiwan, October 2016.

398 *Saiidi, M. “Changing Paradigm of Earthquake-Resistant Concrete Bridges,” Seminar Presentation, National Center for Research in Earthquake Engineering, Taipei, Taiwan, October 2016.

399 *Saiidi, M., “Advanced Materials for Accelerated Bridge Construction w/ Pocket Connections in High Seismic Zones,” Keynote Presentation, 1st International Conference on Modern Materials and Structures in Civil Engineering, Tehran, Iran, October 2016 (Via Skype).

400 *Abdollahi, B., M. Saiidi, R. Siddharthan, S. Elfass, and A. Shamsabadi, “Shake Table Studies of Effect of Skew on Bridge Abutment Backfill Response,” The Seventh Kwang-Hua Forum on Innovations and Implementations in Earthquake Engineering Research,” Shanghai, China, December 2016.

401 *Saiidi, M., “ABC-UTC Seismic Performance Studies of Precast Bridges from Connections to Components, to Bridge Systems at the University of Nevada, Reno,” Workshop, Latest Accelerated Bridge Construction Innovations from Research, Transportation Research Board 96th Annual Meeting, Washington, DC, January 2017.

402 *Saiidi, M., “Conventional and Novel Earthquake-Resistant Precast Bridge Connections,” Workshop, Seismic Design and Accelerated Bridge Construction, Transportation Research Board 96th Annual Meeting, Washington, DC, January 2017.

403 *Saiidi, M., “Earthquake-Resistant Pin Connections for Bridge Columns,” California Department of Transportation Educational Seminar Series, Presented twice, Headquarters, Sacramento, California, February 2017.

404 *Saiidi, M., “Earthquake-Resistant Pin Connections for Bridge Columns,” California Department of Transportation Educational Seminar Series, TransLab, Caltrans, Sacramento, California, February 2017.

405 Saiidi, M., B. Nakashoji, J. Bingle, and B. Khaleghi, “Research toward Deployment of Large-Diameter Nickel-Titanium Reinforcing Bars in an Earthquake-Resistant Concrete Bridge ,” Theme 506- Smart Materials in Construction and Infrastructure, Third Annual World Congress of Smart Materials, Bangkok, Thailand, March 2017.

406 *Saiidi, M., “Bringing Innovation to Bridge Earthquake Engineering with Advanced Materials,” Seminar Presentation, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Connecticut, Storrs, Connecticut, March 2017.

407 *Saiidi, M., “Advanced Materials and construction methods in earthquake-resistant bridges,” Seminar Presentation, Department of Bridge Engineering, Tongji University, Shanghai, April 2017.

408 *Mehraein, M, and M. Saiidi, “Analytical Assessment of Seismic Response of a New Generation of Bridge Piers with Pipe Pin Connections,” 6th International Conference on Computational Methods in Structural Dynamics and Earthquake Engineering, COMPDYN, Session MS11, Rhodes Island, Greece, June 2017.

409 Tazarv, M., and M. Saiidi, “Analysis, Design, and Construction of SMA-Reinforced FRP-Confined Concrete Columns,” 4th Conference on Smart Monitoring, Assessment and Rehabilitation of Civil Structures, Zurich, Switzerland, September 2017.

410 *Saiidi, M., “Bridge Columns with Engineered Cementitious Composites (ECC) and Ultra High Performance Concrete (UHPC) under Seismic Loads,” Keynote Address, 2nd International and 6th National Conference on New Materials and Structures, Yazd, Iran, October 2017.

411 *Saiidi, M., “Innovation in Earthquake-Resistant Bridges- Advanced Materials, Novel Construction Methods, and Futuristic Concepts,” Workshop Presentation, 2nd International and 6th National Conference on New Materials and Structures, Yazd, Iran, October 2017.

412.    *Saiidi, M., and A. Vosooghi, “Restoration of RC Bridge Columns Damaged by Earthquakes,” The Third Joint American Concrete Institute and Japan Concrete Institute Seminar: Challenges and Developments in the Life Cycle Management of Existing Concrete Structures, Anaheim, California, October 2017.

413 *Saiidi, M., and C. French, “Interpreting Column Seismic Test Data—Shake Table vs. Cyclic Testing,” Caltrans‐PEER Workshop on Characterizing Uncertainty in Bridge
Component Capacity Limit States (CCLS), Richmond, California, October 2017.

414 *Saiidi, M., and A. Mehrsoroush, “Findings from Probabilistic Seismic Damage Assessment for Substandard Bridge Columns,” Caltrans‐PEER Workshop on Characterizing Uncertainty in Bridge Component Capacity Limit States (CCLS), Richmond, California, October 2017.

415  *Saiidi, M., and A. Mohebbi, “Development and Seismic Evaluation of Pier Systems with Pocket Connections and UHPC Columns,” Research Webinar Series, Accelerated Bridge Construction- University Transportation Center, November 2017.

416 *Saiidi, M., “New Paradigm in Earthquake Engineering of Bridges- Resilient, Fast, Recyclable,” Mexican National Academy of Engineering Induction Ceremony, Mexico City, Mexico, November 2017.

417 *Saiidi, M., “Seismic Damage Susceptibility of Bridge Piers with Different High Performance Cementitious Materials in Plastic Hinges,” Keynote Address, Second International Bridge Seismic Workshop, Shanghai, China, November 2017.

418 *Saiidi, M., J. Benjumea, and A. Itani, “Shake Table Performance of A Two-Span Concrete Bridge System Integrating Six ABC Connection Types,” Workshop W-11, Accelerated Bridge Construction in Seismic Regions, National Accelerated Bridge Conference, Miami, Florida, December 2017.

419 *Saiidi, M., A. Mohebbi, and A. Itani, “Raising Performance Standards in Post-Earthquake Serviceability of Precast Columns and Piers with Advanced Materials,” Annual Meeting, Pacific Earthquake Engineering Research Center, Berkeley, California, January 2018.

420 *Saiidi, M., J. Benjumea, and A. Itani, “Bridge System Seismic Research for Accelerated Bridge Construction,” California Department of Transportation Seminar, Caltrans Headquarters, Sacramento, California, February 2018.

421 *Saiidi, M., “Bridge Columns and Systems of the Future-Resilient and Deconstructible,”
Keynote Address, Fourth International Conference on Structural Engineering, Iranian Society of Structural Engineering, Tehran, Iran, February 2018.

422 *Saiidi, M., “Expediting Construction of Conventional Bridges with Earthquake-Resistant Pin Connection,” Workshop Presentation, Fourth International Conference on Structural Engineering, Iranian Society of Structural Engineering, Tehran, Iran, February 2018.

423 *Saiidi, M., “ABC Seismic Issues and Concepts,” Alaska Department of Transportation Workshop, Juneau, Alaska, April 2018.

424 *Saiidi, M., “ABC Column Connections,” Alaska Department of Transportation Workshop, Juneau, Alaska, April 2018.

425 *Saiidi, M., “Seismic Performance of ABC Bridge Systems,” Alaska Department of Transportation Workshop, Juneau, Alaska, April 2018.

426 *Saiidi, M., “Innovative Bridge Columns and Systems- from Research to Deployment,” Alaska Department of Transportation Workshop, Juneau, Alaska, April 2018.

427 Saiidi, M., and F. Kavianipour, “Shake Table Studies of Seismic Performance of a Segmental Bridge Pier,” Special Session SS08, New Technologies for Seismic-Resistant Bridge Columns, 16th European Conference on Earthquake Engineering, Thessaloniki, Greece, June 2018.

428 *Saiidi, M., “NCHRP 12-105, Proposed AASHTO Seismic Specifications for ABC Column Connections- Analytical and Experimental Investigations,” Annual AASHTO Bridge Meetings, Sub-Committee T-3: Bridge Seismic Session, Burlington, Vermont, June 2018. 

429 *Saiidi, M., “Mechanical Splices (Couplers) in and Adjacent to Plastic Hinge Regions and their Impact on Plastic Deformation Capacity of Bridge Columns,” Transportation Research Board Webinar: Seismic Design and Accelerated Bridge Construction, July 2018.

430 *Saiidi, M., “Innovative Superelastic Materials for Seismic Resiliency and Accelerated Bridge Construction (ABC),” Proceedings, the 31st US-Japan Bridge Engineering Workshop, Los Angeles, California, Topic 4- Innovative Materials, July 2018.

431 *Shoushtari, E., and M. Saiidi, “Shake Table Studies of A Two-Span Steel Girder Bridge System with ABC Connections,” Accelerated Bridge Construction University Transportation Center Webinar, July 2018.

432 *Shoushtari, E., M. Saiidi, A. Itani, and M. Moustafa, “Biaxial Shake Table Response of a Two-Span Steel Girder ABC Bridge,” American Iron and Steel Institute Task Force Meeting, Atlanta, Georgia, August 2018.

433 *Saiidi, M., “Advanced Metallic, Cementitious, and Fiber-Reinforced Polymers in Earthquake-Resistant Structures,” Keynote Speech, Focus Area 802, Seventh Annual World Congress of Advanced Materials, Xiamen, China, September 2018.

434 *Saiidi, M., “Seismic Performance of Six ABC Connections Integrated in A Two-Span Steel Girder Bridge,” Seminar Series, Tongji University, Shanghai, China, September 2018.

435 *Saiidi, M., “Futuristic Resilient Bridge Design - from Research to Implementation,” Keynote Speech, the 5th International Symposium on Bridge Design and Construction, Bucaramanga, Columbia, November 2018. 

436 *Saiidi, M., “Innovation in Seismic Evaluation and Design of Bridge Columns w/ Advanced Materials,” Keynote Speech, the XXI Mexican National Congress of Structural Engineering, Campeche, Mexico, November 2018.

 

 

 

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