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Edited Books

1. Douglas, B. and M. Saiidi, Editors, Second Workshop on Bridge Engineering Research in Progress, Proceedings, Sponsored by the National Science Foundation, Reno, Nevada, October 1990, 311 pp.

2. Saiidi, M., Editor, Cast-in-Place Concrete in Tall Building Design and Construction, Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat, McGraw-Hill Book Co., January 1992, 402 pp.

3. Saiidi, M., Chapter 9, "Connections", in Cast-in-Place Concrete in Tall Building Design and Construction, Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat, McGraw-Hill Book Co., January 1992, pp. 315-326. 29 29

4. Saiidi, M., and E. Maragakis, Editors, Natural Hazard Mitigation Grantees Workshop, Proceedings, Sponsored by the National Science Foundation, Lake Tahoe, Nevada, April 1995, 145 pp.

5. Saiidi, M., A.M. Brandt, and T. Cyrul, Editors, Civil Infrastructure Systems for the Next Century: A Global Partnership in Research, Proceedings, Sponsored by the US National Science Foundation and the Polish Academy of Sciences, Cracow, Poland, October 1996, pp. 253.

6. Saiidi, M., H. Ghasemi, and A. Tiras, Second US-Turkey Seismic Design and Retrofit of Highway Bridges, Proceedings, Sponsored by the US National Science Foundation, the Turkish General Directorate of Highways, and the US Federal Highway Administration, Ankara& Istanbul, Turkey, September 2004, pp. 230.

7. Kappos, A., M. Saiidi, M. Aydingolu, and T. Isakovic, Seismic Design and Assessment of Bridges, Inelastic Methods of Analysis and Case Studies, Springer Publishing  Company, Geotechnical, Geological, and Earthquake Engineering Series, Vol. 21, New York, USA, April 2012, pp. 221. 

 

 

Journal and other Refereed Publications

  1. Saiidi, M. and M.A. Sozen, "Simple Nonlinear Seismic Analysis of RC Structures," Journal of the Structural Division ASCE, Vol. 107, No. ST5, May 1981, pp. 937-952.
  2. Douglas, B., M. Saiidi, G. Holcomb, and R. Hayes, "Field Measurements of Lateral Pressures on Concrete Wall Forms," ACI Concrete International, Design and Construction, November 1981, pp. 56-62.
  3. Saiidi, M., "Seismic Study of Imperial County Services Building," Proceedings of the 2nd ASCE-EMD Structural Dynamics Specialty Conference, Atlanta, GA, January 1981, pp. 431-444.
  4. Saiidi, M., "Hysteresis Models for Reinforced Concrete," Journal of the Structural Division, ASCE, Vol. 108, No. ST5, May 1982, pp. 1077-1085.
  5. Saiidi, M. and K.E. Hodson, "Earthquake Response of Irregular R/C Structures in the Nonlinear Range," Journal of Computers and Structures, Vol. 16, No. 1-4, 1983, pp. 519-529.
  6. Saiidi, M., "Microcomputers Show Potential," ACI Concrete International, Design and Construction, Vol. 6, No. 3, March 1984, pp. 31-34.
  7. Saiidi, M. and B. Douglas, "Effect of Design Seismic Loads on a Highway Bridge," Journal of Structural Engineering, ASCE, Vol. 110, No. 11, November 1984, pp. 2723-2735.
  8. Saiidi, M. and J.D. Hart, "Influence of Concrete and Steel Properties on Calculated Inelastic Seismic Response of R/C Frames," ACI Journal, Vol. 82, No. 2, March-April 1985, pp. 170-179.
  9. Hodson, K.E. and M. Saiidi, "Effect of Wall Stiffness and Height on Nonlinear Earthquake Response of R/C Frame-Wall Structures," Advances in Tall Buildings Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat, Van Nostrand Reinhold Company, 1986, pp. 451-460.
  10. Saiidi, M. "Constructability of Reinforced Concrete Joints," ACI Publication SCM-14(86), Section VI, San Francisco, California, March 1986, 17 pp.
  11. Saiidi, M., J. Hart, and B. Douglas, "A Nonlinear Model for Static and Dynamic Transverse Load Analysis of Reinforced Concrete Highway Bridges," Journal of Computers and Structures, Vol. 26, No. 5, 1987, pp. 831- 840.
  12. Saiidi, M., J. Orie, and B. Douglas, "Lateral Load Response of R/C Bridge Columns With a One-Way Pinned End," ACI Structural Journal, Vol. 85, No. 6, November-December 1988, pp. 609-616.
  13. Saiidi, M., G. Ghusn, and Y. Jiang, "Five-Spring Element for Biaxially Bent R/C Columns," Journal of Structural Engineering, ASCE, Vol. 115, No. 2, February 1989, pp. 398-416.
  14. Maragakis, E., G. Thornton, M. Saiidi, and R. Siddharthan, "A Simple Nonlinear Model for the Investigation of the Impact between the Bridge Deck and the Abutments during Earthquakes," International Journal of Earthquake Engineering and Structural Dynamics, Vol. 18, No. 8, November 1989, pp. 1163-1178.
  15. Jiang, Y. and M. Saiidi, "4-Spring Element for Cyclic Response of R/C Columns," Journal of Structural Engineering, ASCE, Vol. 116, No. 4, April 1990, pp. 1018-1029.
  16. Saiidi, M., S. Vrontinos, and B. Douglas, "A Model for the Response of R/C Beams Strengthened by Concrete Overlays," ACI Structural Journal, Vol. 87, No. 6, November-December 1990, pp. 687-695.
  17. Saiidi, M., D. Orie, D. O'Connor, and P. Ferrari, "Dynamic Stability of a Vending Machine," Forensic Engineering, The International Journal,  Vol. 2, No. 4, 1990, pp. 415-423.
  18. Saiidi, M., J. Shields, and R. Johnson, "Monitoring Prestress Forces in A Box Girder Bridge," NATO ASI Series E: Applied Sciences - Vol. 187, Kluwer Academic Publishers, April-May 1990, pp. 217-228.
  19. Saiidi, M., E. Maragakis, and Y. Jiang, "An Approach to Evaluate the Sufficiency of Highway Bridges for Nuclear Spent Fuel Transportation," 1991 International High-Level Radioactive Waste Management Conference, Las Vegas, Nevada, April-May 1991, pp. 641-646.
  20. Saiidi, M. and D. Orie, "Earthquake Design Forces in Regular Highway Bridges," Journal of Computers and Structures, Vol. 44, No. 5, 1992, pp 1047-1054.
  21. Douglas, B., M. Blakely, M. Saiidi, E. Maragakis, "The New Bridge Testing Laboratory at the University of Nevada, Reno," ACI Concrete International, Vol. 14, No. 12, December 1992, pp. 61-63.
  22. Saiidi, M., "Current Bridge Seismic Retrofit Practice in the United States," ACI Concrete International, Vol. 14, No. 12, December 1992, pp. 64-67.
  23. O'Connor, D. and M. Saiidi, "Compatibility of Polyester-Styrene Polymer Overlays with Portland Cement Concrete Bridge Decks," American Concrete Institute, Materials Journal, Vol. 90, No. 1, January-February 1993, pp. 59-68.
  24. Maragakis, E., M. Saiidi, and A. Abdel-Ghaffar, "Response of R/C Buildings during the 1987 Whittier Narrows Earthquake," Earthquake Spectra, Journal of Earthquake Engineering Research Institute, Vol. 9, Number 1, February 1993, pp. 67-96.
  25. Saiidi, M. and D. Straw, "Monotonic and Cyclic Response of One-Way R/C Bridge Pier Hinges in the Strong Direction," American Concrete Institute, Structural Engineering Journal, Vol. 90, No. 5, September-October 1993, pp. 568-573.
  26. O'Connor, D. and M. Saiidi, "Polyester Concrete for Bridge Deck Overlays," ACI Concrete International, Vol. 15, No. 12, December 1993, pp. 36-39.
  27. Gordaninejad, F., M. Saiidi, and N. Wehbe, "Behavior of Adhesively Bonded Concrete-Graphite/Epoxy Composite Bridge Girders," Journal of Advanced Materials, Society for the Advancement of Material and Process Engineering, January 1994, pp. 47-53.
  28. Saiidi, M., B. Douglas, and S. Feng, "Prestress Force Effect on Vibration Frequency of Concrete Bridges," Journal of Structural Engineering, ASCE, Vol. 120, N0. 7, July 1994, pp. 2233-2241.
  29. Saiidi, M., F. Gordaninejad, and N. Wehbe, "Behavior of Graphite/Epoxy Concrete Beams," Journal of Structural Engineering, ASCE, Vol. 120, No. 10, October 1994, pp. 2958-2976.
  30. Jiang, Y. and M. Saiidi, "Response and Design of R/C One-Way Bridge Pier Hinges in the Strong Direction," Journal of Structural Engineering, ASCE, Vol. 121, No. 8, August 1995, pp. 1236-1245.
  31. Saiidi, M., and E. Maragakis, "Effectiveness of Hinge Restrainers as A Seismic Retrofit Measure," Transportation Research Board, Fourth International Conference on Bridge Engineering, Vol.2, August 1995, pp.71-78.
  32. Saiidi, M., E. Maragakis, and D. O'Connor, "Seismic Performance of the Madrone Bridge during the 1989 Loma Prieta Earthquake," (invited paper), Structural Engineering Review Journal, Vol. 7, No. 3, August 1995, pp. 219-230.
  33. Saiidi, M. "Guam Earthquake Reconnaissance Report-- Bridges," Earthquake Spectra, Journal of Earthquake Engineering Research Institute, Vol. 11 (Supplement B), April 1995, pp. 45-62.
  34. Saiidi, M., E. Maragakis, and S. Feng, "Parameters in Bridge Restrainer Design for Seismic Retrofit," Journal of Structural Engineering, ASCE, Vol. 121, No. 8, January 1996, pp. 61-68.
  35. Saiidi, M., J. Shields, D. O'Connor, and Eric Hutchens, "Variation of Prestress Forces in A Prestressed Concrete Bridge during the First 30 Months," PCI Journal, Precast/Prestressed Concrete Institute, Vol. 41, No. 5, September/October 1996, pp. 66-72.
  36. Saiidi, M., N. Wehbe, S. Acharya, and D. Sanders, "Confinement of Rectangular Reinforced Concrete Bridge Columns and Pier Walls," Mete A. Sozen Symposium, ACI Special Publication, SP-162, 1996, pp. 93-115.
  37. Itani, A., P. Gaspersic, and M. Saiidi, "Response Modification Factors for Seismic Design of Circular Reinforced Concrete Bridge Columns," American Concrete Institute, Structural Journal, Vol. 94, No. 1, January/February 1997, pp. 23-30.
  38. Abdel-Ghaffar, S., E. Maragakis, and M. Saiidi, "Effects of the Hinge Restrainers on the Response of the Aptos Creek Bridge during the 1989 Loma Prieta Earthquake," Earthquake Spectra, Journal of Earthquake Engineering Research Institute, Vol. 13, No. 2, May 1997, pp. 167-189.
  39. Labia, Y., M. Saiidi, and B. Douglas, "Full-Scale Testing and Analysis of 20-Year Old Pretensioned Concrete Box Girders," American Concrete Institute, Structural Journal, Vol. 94, No. 5, September-October 1997, pp. 471-482.
  40. Saiidi, M., E. Maragakis, and D. Sanders, "Evaluation and Seismic Retrofit of Highway Bridge Substructures with Tapered Columns," (invited paper),  Journal of Construction and Building Materials, Vol. 12, No. 2-3, March-April 1998, pp. 161-174.
  41. 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, pp. 1637-1646.
  42. Saiidi, M., E. Hutchens, and D. Gardella, “Bridge Prestress Losses in Dry Climate,” Journal of Bridge Engineering, ASCE, Vol. 3, No. 3, August 1998, pp. 111-116.
  43. Sanders, D., M. Saiidi, and T. Martin, “Seismic Strengthening of Column-Pier Cap Connections,” Transportation Research Records 1529, TRB, Washington, DC, December 1998, pp. 93-100.
  44. Wehbe, N., M. Saiidi, and D. Sanders, “Seismic Performance of Rectangular Columns with Moderate Confinement,” American Concrete Institute, Structural Journal, Vol. 96, No. 2, March-April 1999, pp. 248-258.
  45. Wehbe, N., and M. Saiidi, “Effects of Confined Core on Seismic Vulnerability of Reinforced Concrete Columns with Structural Flares,” ACI Special Publication 187, Seismic Response of Concrete Bridges, 1999, pp. 275-298.
  46. Saiidi, M., E. Maragakis, and G. Griffin, “Effect of Base Isolation on the Seismic Response of Multi-column Bridges,” International Journal of Structural Engineering and Mechanics, Vol. 8, No. 4, October 1999, pp. 411-420.
  47. Darwish, I., M. Saiidi, and D. Sanders, “Seismic Retrofit of Hinged and Fixed Bridge Columns with Short Bar Anchorage in Footings,” American Concrete Institute, Structural Journal, Vol. 96, No. 6, November-December 1999, pp. 988-996.
  48. Saiidi, M., Y. Labia, and B. Douglas, “Repair and Fatigue Performance of A Full-Scale Pretensioned Concrete Box Girder,” PCI Journal, Precast/Prestressed Concrete Institute, Vol. 45, No. 2, March-April 2000, pp. 96-105.
  49. Abo-Shadi, N., M. Saiidi, and D. Sanders, “Out-of-Plane Seismic Response of R/C Bridge Pier Walls,” American Concrete Institute, Structural Journal, Vol. 98, No. 6, November-December 2000, pp 803-813.
  50. Saiidi, M., N. Wehbe, D. Sanders, and C. Caywood, “Shear Retrofit of Flared RC Bridge Columns Subjected to Earthquakes,” Journal of Bridge Engineering, ASCE, Vol. 6, No. 2, March/April 2001, pp. 189-197.
  51. Saiidi, M., D. Sanders, and S. Acharya, “Seismic Retrofit of Spread Footings Supporting Bridge Columns With Short Dowels,” Journal of Construction and Building Materials, Vol. 15, No. 4, June 2001, pp. 177-186.
  52. Abo-Shadi, N., M. Saiidi, and D. Sanders, “Performance-Based Design of Confinement Reinforcement in Reinforced Concrete Bridge Pier Walls for Out-of-Plane Seismic Loads,” American Concrete Institute, Structural Journal, Vol. 99, No. 1, January-February 2001, pp 3-15.
  53. Saiidi, M., R. Moore, and A. Itani, “Seismic Performance of Reinforced Concrete Bridges With Un-Conventional Configurations,” American Concrete Institute, Structural Journal, September-October 2001, pp. 717-726.
  54. Saiidi, M., M. Randall, E. Maragakis, and T. Isakovic, “Seismic Restrainer Design Methods for Simply-Supported Bridges,” Journal of Bridge Engineering, ASCE, Vol. 6, No. 5, September/October 2001, pp. 307-315.
  55. Vlassis, A., E. Maragakis, and M. Saiidi, “Experimental Evaluation of Seismic Performance of Bridge Restrainers,” Transportation Research Records No. 1770, Journal of Transportation Research Board, Design of Structures, December 2001, pp.132_138.
  56. Saiidi, M., and J. Mortensen, “A New Performance-Based Design for Spirals in Bridge Columns,” Proceedings of the 7th US Conference on Earthquake Engineering, Boston, Massachusetts, July 2002, Paper No. 214, Session 62, DC-5c, 10pp.
  57. Sanders, D., H. Nada, and M. Saiidi, “Flared-Column Bents Dynamically Tested on A Shake Table,” Proceedings of the 7th US Conference on Earthquake Engineering, Boston, Massachusetts, July 2002, Session 51, ST-12b, 10pp.
  58. Gordaninejad, F., M. Saiidi, B. Hansen, E. Ericksen, and F-K Chang, “Magneto-Rheological Fluid Dampers for Control of Bridges,” Journal of Intelligent Materials Systems and Structures, Vol. 13, No. 2-3, 2002, pp. 167-180.
  59. Saiidi, M., B. Gopalakrishnan, and R. Siddharthan, “Shake Table Studies of Effect of Foundation Flexibility on Seismic Demand in Substandard Reinforced Concrete Bridge Piers,” ACI Special Publication Series SP-209, Innovations in Design with Emphasis on Seismic, Wind, and Environmental Loading; Quality Control and Innovations in Materials/Hot-Weather Concreting, December 2002, pp. 553-570.
  60. Nada, H., Sanders, D., and M. Saiidi, “Behavior of Flared Column Bents under Seismic Loading,” ACI Special Publication Series SP-209, Innovations in Design with Emphasis on Seismic, Wind, and Environmental Loading; Quality Control and Innovations in Materials/Hot-Weather Concreting, December 2002, pp. 133-150.
  61. Yang, Q., M. Saiidi, H. Wang, and A. Itani, “Influence of Earthquake Ground Motion Incoherency on Multi-Support Structures,” (Invited) Journal of Earthquake Engineering and Engineering Vibration, Vol.1, No. 2, December 2002, pp.167-180.
  62. Kavlicoglu, B., M. Saiidi, and F. Gordaninejad, “Fatigue Response of A New Graphite/Epoxy-Concrete Girder,” Journal of Composites for Construction, ASCE, Vol. 7, No. 1, February 2003, pp. 50-57.
  63. Saiidi, M., and Z. Cheng, “Effectiveness of Composites in Earthquake Damage Repair of RC Flared Columns,” Journal of Composites for Construction, ASCE, Vol. 8, No. 4, July/August 2004, pp. 306-314.
  64. Saiidi, M., F. Martinovic, B. McElhaney, D. Sanders, and F. Gordaninejad, “Assessment of Steel and FRP Jackets for Seismic Retrofit of RC Columns with Structural Flares,” Journal of Structural Engineering, ASCE, Vol. 130, No. 4, April 2004, pp. 609-617.
  65. Pulido, C, M. Saiidi, D. Sanders, A. Itani, and S. El-Azazy, ”Seismic Performance of Two-Column Bents, Part I – Retrofit with CFRP,” American Concrete Institute, ACI Structural Journal, Vol. 101, No. 4, July-August 2004, pp. 558-568.
  66. Pulido, C, M. Saiidi, D. Sanders, A. Itani, and S. El-Azazy, ”Seismic Performance of Two-Column Bents, Part II – Retrofit with Infill Wall,” , ACI Structural Journal, Vol. 101, No. 5, September-October 2004, pp. 642-649.
  67. Saiidi, M., and N. Mangoba, “Seismic Retrofit of A 16-Span Viaduct in Nevada- from Research to Field Implementation,” Transportation Research Records, Journal of Transportation Research Board, Design of Structures, No. 1892, 2004, pp.189-196.
  68. Vlassis, A., E. Maragakis, and M. Saiidi, “Experimental Evaluation of Longitudinal Seismic Performance of Bridge Restrainers at In-Span Hinges,” Journal of Testing and Evaluation, ASTM, Vol. 32, Issue No. 2, March 2004.
  69. Itani, A., Z. Cheng, and M. Saiidi, “Cyclic Response of Steel Moment Connections for Large Beam Sections Using Haunch and Reduced Beam Section Concepts,” International Journal of Steel Structures, Vol. 4, October 2004, pp. 147-155.
  70. Saiidi, M., K. Sureshkumar, and C. Pulido, ”Simple Carbon-Fiber-Reinforced-Plastic-Confined Concrete Model for Moment-Curvature Analysis,”  Journal of Composites for Construction, ASCE, Vol. 9, No. 1, January-February 2005, pp. 101-104.
  71. Kavlicoglu, F. Gordaninejad, B., M. Saiidi, and Y. Jiang “Behavior of A Graphite/Epoxy-Concrete Bridge Girder,” Journal of Composites, Part B: Engineering, Elsevier, Vol. 37, Issues 2-3, April 2005, pp. 171-181.
  72. Choi, H., S. Fadali, M. Saiidi, and L. Kwon, “Neural Network Active Control of Structures with Earthquake Excitation,” International Journal of Control, Automation, and Systems, Vol. 3, No. 2, June 2005, pp. 202-210.
  73. Laplace, P., D. Sanders, M. Saiidi, B. Douglas and S. El-Azazy, “Performance of Concrete Bridge Columns under Shake Table Excitation” American Concrete Institute, ACI Structural Journal, Vol. 102, No. 3, May-June 2005, pp. 438-444.
  74. Laplace, P., D. Sanders, M. Saiidi, B. Douglas and S. El-Azazy, “Retrofitted Concrete Bridge Columns under Shake Table Excitation”, American Concrete Institute, ACI Structural Journal, Vol. 102, No. 4, July-August 2005, pp. 622-628.
  75. Johnson, N., M. Saiidi, A. Itani, and S. Ladkany, “Seismic Retrofit of Octagonal Columns with Pedestal and One-Way Hinge at the Base,” American Concrete Institute, ACI Structural Journal, Vol. 102, No. 5, September-October 2005, pp. 699-708.
  76. 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, Paper No. 1437, San Francisco, California, April 2006.
  77. 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, Paper No. 377, San Francisco, California, April 2006.
  78. Saiidi, M.,  and H. Wang, “Innovative Materials for Bridge Seismic Design,” Reviewed Invited Paper, Proceedings, Earthquake Resistant Engineering Structures 5, International Conference, Skiathos, Greece, May 2005, pp. 463-472.
  79. Saiidi, M.,  and H. Wang, “An Exploratory Study of Seismic Response of Concrete Columns with Shape Memory Alloys Reinforcement,” American Concrete Institute, ACI Structural Journal, Vol. 103, No. 3, May-June 2006, pp. 436-443.
  80. Saiidi, M., M. Zadeh, and M. O’Brien, “Control of Earthquake Damage in Concrete Bridge Columns Using Innovative Materials,” Proceedings, 2006 Concrete Bridge Conference, National Meeting, Reno, Nevada, Paper No. 81, May 2006.
  81. Saiidi, M., R. Johnson, and E. Maragakis, “Development, Shake Table Testing, and Design of FRP Seismic Restrainers,” Journal of Bridge Engineering, ASCE, July/August 2006, Vol. 11, No. 4, pp.499-506.
  82. Saiidi, M., R. Johnson, and E. Maragakis, “An Exploratory Study of FRP Seismic Restrainers Subjected to Dynamic Loads,” ACI Special Publication Series SP-230,  7th International Symposium on Fiber Reinforced Polymer Reinforcement for Reinforced Concrete Structures, Kansas City, Missouri, 2005, pp. 57-76.
  83. Zhu, Z., A. Mirmiran, and M. Saiidi, “Seismic Performance of Fiber Composite Tube Reinforced Concrete Bridge Substructure,” Transportation Research Records, Journal of Transportation Research Board, Design of Structures, No. 1976, 2006, pp.197-206.
  84. Saiidi, M., and A. Bush, “Ultimate and Fatigue Response of Shear-Dominated Full-Scale Pretensioned Concrete Box Girders,” Structural Engineering and Mechanics, an International Journal, Vol. 23, No. 4, July 2006, pp. 353-368.
  85. Correal, J., M. Saiidi, D. Sanders, S. El-Azazy, “Analytical Evaluation of Bridge Columns with Double Interlocking Spirals,” American Concrete Institute, ACI Structural Journal, Vol. 104, No. 3, May-June 2007, pp. 314-323.
  86. Saiidi, M., M. Zadeh, C. Ayoub, and A. Itani, “A Pilot Study of Behavior of Concrete Beams Reinforced with Shape Memory Alloys,” Journal of Materials in Civil Engineering, ASCE, Vol. 19, No. 6, June 2007, pp. 454-461.
  87. Phan, V., M. Saiidi, J. Anderson, and H. Ghasemi, “Near Fault Ground Motion Effect on Reinforced Concrete Bridge Columns,”
  88. Saiidi, M., R. Johnson, and E. Maragakis, “Strain Rate Effects on Strength of Unidirectional FRP Fabrics and Bond to Concrete,” Proceedings, Third International Conference on FRP Composites in Civil Engineering (CICE 2006), Miami, Florida, December 2006.
  89. Johnson, N., M. Saiidi, and D. Sanders, “Performance of a Large Scale Two-Span Bridge Model under Design Earthquake Motions,” ASCE, Structural Engineering Institute, Structures Congress 2007 Proceedings, San Diego, California, May 2007.
  90. Correal, J., M. Saiidi, D. Sanders, S. El-Azazy, “Shake Table Studies of Bridge Columns with Double Interlocking Spirals,” American Concrete Institute, ACI Structural Journal, Vol. 104, No. 4, July-August 2007, pp. 393-401.
  91. Johnson, N., T. Ranf, M. Saiidi, D. Sanders, and M. Eberhard, “Seismic Testing of A Two-Span Reinforced Concrete Bridge,” Journal of Bridge Engineering, ASCE, Vol. 13, No. 2, March-April 2008, pp. 173-182.
  92. Johnson, R., J. Padgett, E. Maragakis, R. DesRoches, and M. Saiidi, “Large Scale Testing of Nitinol Shape Memory Alloy Devices for Retrofitting of Bridges,” Journal of Smart Materials and Structures, Vol. 17, Issue 3, June 2008, 10 pp.
  93. Johnson, N., M. Saiidi, and D. Sanders, “System Vs. Component Response of a Two-Span Reinforced Concrete Bridge System,” (Invited Paper), Bulletin of Earthquake Engineering, Official Journal of the European Association for Earthquake Engineering, Journal Number 10518, Springer, Netherlands, May 2009, Vol. 7, No. 2, pp.503-517.
  94. Saiidi, M., M. O’Brien, and M. Zadeh, “Cyclic Response of Concrete Bridge Columns Using Superelastic Nitinol and Bendable Concrete,” American Concrete Institute, ACI Structural Journal, Vol. 106, No. 1, January-February 2009, pp. 69-77.
  95. Saiidi, M., Z. Cheng, and D. Sanders, “An Experimental Study of Two-Way Reinforced Concrete Column Hinges under Seismic Load,” American Concrete Institute, ACI Structural Journal, Vol. 106, No. 3, May-June 2009, pp. 340-348.
  96. Johnson, N., M. Saiidi, and D. Sanders, “Nonlinear Earthquake Response Modeling of a Large-Scale Two-Span Concrete Bridge,” Journal of Bridge Engineering, ASCE, Vol. 14, No. 6, November 2009, pp. 460-471.
  97. Saiidi, M., E. Reinhardt, F. Gordaninejad, “A New Earthquake-Resistant Concrete Pier w/ FRP Fabrics and Shifted Plastic Hinges,” (Invited Paper), Journal of Mechanics of Materials and Structures, Vol. 4, No. 5, 2009, pp. 927-940.
  98. Choi, H., M. Saiidi, P. Somerville, and S. El-Azazy, “An Experimental Study of RC Bridge Columns Subjected to Near-Fault Ground Motions,” American Concrete Institute, ACI Structural Journal, Vol. 107, No. 1, January-February 2010, pp. 3-12.
  99. Saiidi, M., C. Cruz, and D. Hillis, “Multi Shake Table Seismic Studies of a 33-Meter Concrete Bridge with High-Performance Materials,” Invited, International Journal of Civil Engineering, Vol. 8, No. 1, March 2010, pp. 13-19.
  100. Vosooghi, A., and M. Saiidi, “Seismic Damage States and Performance Parameters for Bridge Columns,” ACI Special Publication Series SP-271, Structural Concrete in Performance-Based Seismic Design of Bridges, May 2010, pp. 29-46.
  101. Cheng, Z., M. Saiidi, and D. Sanders, “A Seismic Design Method for Reinforced Concrete Two-Way Column Hinges,” American Concrete Institute, ACI Structural Journal, Vol. 107, No. 5, September-October 2010, pp. 572-579.
  102. Motaref, S., M. Saiidi, and D. Sanders, “An Experimental Study of Precast Bridge Columns with Built-In Elastomers,” Transportation Research Records, Journal of Transportation Research Board, No. 2202, TRB, Washington, DC, 2010, pp. 109-116.
  103. Zaghi, A., and M. Saiidi, “Seismic Performance of Pipe-Pin Two-Way Hinges in Concrete Bridge Columns,” Journal of Earthquake Engineering, Vol. 14, No. 8, December 2010, pp. 1253-1302.
  104. Moustafa, K.F., D. Sanders, M. Saiidi and S. El-Azazy, ”Seismic Performance of Reinforced Concrete Bridge Bents,” American Concrete Institute, ACI Structural Journal, Vol. 108, No. 1, January-February 2011, pp. 23-33.
  105. Brown, A., and M. Saiidi, “Investigation of Near-Fault Earthquake Motion Effects on Substandard Bridge Structures,” Journal of Earthquake Engineering and Engineering Vibration, Vol. 10, No. 1, March 2011, pp. 1-12.
  106. Zaghi, A., and M. Saiidi, “Bearing and Shear Failure of Pipe-Pin Hinges Subjected to Earthquakes,” Journal of Bridge Engineering, ASCE, Vol. 16, No. 3, May/June 2011, pp. 340-350.
  107. Saiidi, M., “Managing Seismic Performance of Highway Bridges- Evolution in Experimental Research,” Journal of Structure and Infrastructure Engineering, Maintenance, Management, Life-Cycle Design, and Performance, Invited, Vol. 7, No. 7-8, July-August 2011, pp. 569-586.
  108. Zaghi, A., M. Saiidi, and S. El-Azazy, “Shake Table Studies of a Concrete Bridge Pier Utilizing Pipe-Pin Two-Way Hinges,” Journal of Bridge Engineering, ASCE, Vol. 16, No. 5, September/October 2011, pp 587-596.
  109. Vosooghi, A., and M. Saiidi, “Experimental Fragility Curves For Seismic Response of Bridge Columns,” American Concrete Institute, ACI Structural Journal, V. 109, No. 6, November-December 2012, pp. 825-834.
  110. Cruz, C., and M. Saiidi, “Shake Table Studies of a 4-Span Bridge Model with Advanced Materials,” Journal of Structural Engineering, ASCE, Vol. 138, No. 2, February 2012, pp. 183-192.
  111. Zaghi, A., M. Saiidi, and A. Mirmiran, “Shake Table Response of a Concrete-Filled FRP Tube Bridge Column,” Composite Structures, Elsevier, Vol. 94, Issue 5, April 2012, pp 1564-1574.
  112. Vosooghi, A., and M. Saiidi, “Shake Table Studies of Repaired RC Bridge Columns Using CFRP Fabrics,”  American Concrete Institute, ACI Structural Journal, V. 110, No. 1, January-February  2013, pp. 105-114.
  113. Saiidi, M., and Seyed S. Ardakani, “An Analytical Study of Residual Displacements in RC Bridge Columns Subjected to Near-Fault Earthquakes,” Journal of Bridge Structures, NY, Vol. 8, 2012, pp.35-45.
  114. Cruz, C., and M. Saiidi, “Performance of Advanced Materials during Shake Table Tests of a 4-Span Bridge Model,” Journal of Structural Engineering, ASCE, Vol. 139, No. 1, January 2013, pp. 144-154.
  115. Saiidi, M., A. Vosooghi, and R. Nelson, “Shake Table Studies of A Four-Span Reinforced Concrete Bridge,” Journal of Structural Engineering, ASCE, Special Issue: NEES 2: Advances in Earthquake Engineering, Vol. 139, No. 8, August 2013, pp. 1352-1361.
  116. Vosooghi, A., and M. Saiidi, “Design Guidelines for Rapid Repair of Earthquake-Damaged Circular RC Bridge Columns Using CFRP,” Journal of Bridge Engineering, ASCE, Vol. 18, No. 9, September 2013, pp. 827-836.
  117. Motaref, S., M. Saiidi, and D. Sanders, “Shake Table Studies of Energy Dissipating Segmental Bridge Columns,” Journal of Bridge Engineering, ASCE, Vol. 19, No. 2, February 2014, pp186-199.
  118. Haber, Z., M. Saiidi, and D. Sanders, “Seismic Performance of Precast Columns with Mechanically Spliced Column-Footing Connections,” American Concrete Institute, ACI Structural Journal, Vol. 111, No. 3, May-June 2014, pp. 639-650.
  119. Saiidi, M., A. Vosooghi, C. Cruz, S. Motaref, C. Ayoub, F. Kavianipour, and M. O’Brien, “Earthquake-Resistant Bridges of the Future with Advanced Materials,” Performance-Based Seismic Engineering- Vision for an Earthquake Resilient Society, Bled 4, Lake Bled, Slovenia, Springer 2013, pp. 63-76.
  120. Tobias, D., A. Bardow, W. Dekelbab, J. Kapur, M. Keever, M. Saiidi, J. Sletten, and W. Yen, “Multi-Hazard Extreme Event Design for Accelerated Bridge Construction,”, Journal of Practice Periodical on Structural Design and Construction, ASCE. Vol. 19, Issue 2, May 2014.
  121. Garcia, R., I. Hajirasouliha, M. Guadagnini, Y. Helal, Y. Jemaa, K. Pilakoutas, P. Mongabure, C. Chrysostomou, N. Kyriakides, A. Ilki, M. Budescu, N. Taranu, M. Ciupala, L. Torres, and M. Saiidi, “Full-scale shaking table tests on a substandard RC building repaired and strengthened with Post-Tensioned Metal Straps,”  Journal of Earthquake Engineering, Vol. 18, No. 2, 2014, pp. 187-213.
  122. Tazarv, M., and Saiidi, M., “Reinforcing NiTi Superelastic SMA for Concrete Structures,” Journal of Structural Engineering, ASCE Vol. 141, No. 8, September 2014.
  123. Tazarv, M., and Saiidi, M., “Analytical Studies of the Seismic Performance of a Full-Scale SMA-Reinforced Bridge Column,” (Invited Paper), International Journal of Bridge Engineering Vol. 1, No. 1, 2013, published online: January 2014, pp. 37-50.
  124. Saiidi, M., A. Vosooghi, H. Choi, and P. Somerville, “Shake Table Studies and Analysis of a Two-Span RC Bridge Subjected to Fault Rupture,” Journal of Bridge Engineering, ASCE, Vol. 19, No. 8, August 2014, pp. A4014003-1 to 9.
  125. Tazarv, M., and M. Saiidi, “UHPC-Filled Duct Connections for Accelerated Bridge Construction of RC Columns in High Seismic Zones,” Engineering Structures, Vol. 99, pp.413-422, 2015.
  126. Varela, S., and Saiidi, M., “Dynamic Performance of Innovative Bridge Columns with Superelastic CuAlMn Shape Memory Alloy and ECC,” International Journal of Bridge Engineering Vol. 2, No. 3, 2014, pp. 29-58.
  127. Tazarv, M. and Saiidi, M., “Low-Damage Precast Columns for Accelerated Bridge Construction in High Seismic Zones”, Journal of Bridge Engineering, ASCE, September 2015, 13pp.
  128. Shrestha, K., M. Saiidi, and C. Cruz, “Advanced Materials for Control of Post-Earthquake Damage in Bridges,” Journal of Smart Materials and Structures, Vol. 24, No. 2, 025035, January 2015.
  129. Yang, Y., L. Sneed, A. Morgan, M. Saiidi, and A. Belarbi, “Repair of RC Bridge Columns with Interlocking Spirals and Fractured Longitudinal Bars - An Experimental Study,” Journal of Construction and Building Materials, Vol. 78, January 2015, pp. 405-420.
  130. Haber, Z., M. Saiidi, and D. Sanders, “Behavior and Modeling of Mechanical Reinforcing Bar Splices,” American Concrete Institute, ACI Structural Journal, Vol. 112, No. 2, March-April 2015, pp. 179-188.
  131. Yang, Y., L. Sneed, M. Saiidi, and A. Belarbi, and M. Ehsani “Emergency Repair of an RC Bridge Columns with Fractured Bars using Externally Bonded Prefabricated Thin CFRP Laminates and CFRP Strips,” Journal of Composite Structures, Elsevier, Vol. 133, December 2015, pp. 727-738.
  132. Saiidi, M., M. Tazarv, B. Nakashoji, S. Varela, and F. Kavianipour, “Resilient and Sustainable Bridges of the Future,” (Invited Paper), International Journal of Bridge Engineering, Vol. 3, No. 2, 2015, published online: September 2015, pp. 37-48.
  133. Mehrsoroush, A., and M. Saiidi, “Cyclic response of Precast Bridge Piers with Novel Column Base Pipe Pins and Pocket Connections,” Journal of Bridge Engineering, ASCE, Vol 21, No. 4, April 2016.
  134. Varela, S., and M. Saiidi, “A bridge column with superelastic NiTi SMA and replaceable rubber hinge for earthquake damage mitigation,” Journal of Smart Materials and Structures, Published Online, May 2016.
  135. Akl, A., M. Saiidi, and A. Vosooghi, “Deflection of In-Span Hinges in Prestressed Concrete Box Girder Bridges during Construction,” Journal of Construction and Building Materials, Submitted.
  136. Tazarv, M., and M. Saiidi, “Seismic Design of Bridge Columns Incorporating Mechanical Bar Splices in Plastic Hinge Regions,” Submitted, Journal of Engineering Structures, January 2016.
  137. Akl, A., and M. Saiidi, “Time-Dependent Analysis of Post-Tensioned Bridge Hinge Curl,” ASCE Journal of Bridge Engineering, Submitted.
  138. Nada, H., D. Sanders, and M. Saiidi, “Behavior of Flared-Column Bents under Seismic Loading,” American Concrete Institute, ACI Structural Journal, Submitted.
  139. Motaref, S., M. Saiidi, D. Sanders, and A. Mirmiran, “Shake Table Studies of a Precast Bridge Pier with Advanced Materials,” submitted, International Journal of Bridge Engineering, Invited Paper, Special Issue, Special Problems in Bridge Engineering.
  140. Ardakani, S., and M. Saiidi, “Simple Method to Estimate Residual Displacement in Concrete Bridge Columns under Near-Fault Earthquake Motions,” Submitted, Engineering Structures.
  141. Tazarv, M. and M. Saiidi, “Design and Construction of UHPC-Filled Duct Connections for Precast Bridge Columns in High Seismic Zones,” accepted, Journal of Structure and Infrastructure Engineering, Maintenance, Management, Life-Cycle Design, and Performance.
  142. Varela, S., and M. Saiidi, “Resilient Deconstructible Columns for Accelerated Bridge Construction in Seismically Active Areas,” Submitted, Journal of Intelligent Materials and Structures, March 2016.
  143. Varela, S., and M. Saiidi, “Experimental Study of Seismically Resilient 2-Span Bridge Models Designed for Disassembly,” Submitted, Journal of Earthquake Engineering, April 2016.

 

 

Discussions

1. Saiidi, M., Discussion on "Response of RC Shear Wall under Ground Motions," Journal of the Structural Division, ASCE, Vol. 107, No. ST10, October 1981, pp. 2050-2052.

2. Saiidi, M., Discussion on "Seismic Response of Reinforced Con­crete Frames," Journal of the Structural Division, ASCE, Vol. 108, No. ST2, February 1982, pp. 507-509.

3. Saiidi, M., Discussion on "Cause of the Condominium Collapse in Cocoa Beach, Florida," ACI Concrete International, June 1983, p. 59.

4. Saiidi, M., Discussion on "Modeling of R/C Joints under Cyclic Excitations," Journal of Structural Engineering, ASCE, December 1984, pp. 3068-3070.

5. Wehbe, N. and M. Saiidi, Discussion on “Performance of Existing Bridge Columns under Cyclic Loading- Part 2: Analysis and Comparison with Theory,” American Concrete Institute, Structural Journal, November-December 1999, p. 1059.

6. Tazarv, M., and M. Saiidi, Discussion on ”Simulating Maximum and Residual Displacements of RC Structures: I- Accuracy,” EERI Earthquake Spectra, Vol. 29, No. 2, May 2013, pp. 675-677.

 

 

Book Review

Saiidi, M., Book Review on Structural Analysis on Microcomputers, by C.-K.-Wang, International Journal of Microcomputers in Civil Engineering, Vol. 1, No. 2, October 1986, pp. 177-178.

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Research Reports

1. Saiidi, M. and M.A. Sozen, "Simple and Complex Models for Non­linear Seismic Analysis of Reinforced Concrete Structures," Civil Engineering Studies, Structural Research Series No. 465, Univer­sity of Illinois, Urbana, August 1979.

2. Saiidi, M., "User's Manual for the LARZ Family, Computer Programs for Nonlinear Seismic Analysis of Reinforced Concrete Planar Structures," Civil Engineering Studies, Structural Research Series No. 466, University of Illinois, Urbana, November 1979.

3. Saiidi, M. and K.E. Hodson, "Analytical Study of Irregular R/C Structures Subjected to In-Plane Earthquake Loads," A Report to the National Science Foundation, Engineering Report No. 59, University of Nevada, Reno, May 1982.

4. Saiidi, M., "Simple Modeling of Earthquake Response in Tor­sionally Coupled Reinforced Concrete Structures - A Preliminary Study," A Report to the National Science Foundation, Engineering Report No. 60, University of Nevada, Reno, July 1982.

5. Saiidi, M. and R. Lawver, "User's Manual for LZAK-C64, A Com­puter Program to Implement the Q-Model on Commodore 64," Center for Civil Engineering Earthquake Research, Report No. CCEER-84-1, University of Nevada, Reno, January 1984.

6. Saiidi, M., J. Hart, and B. Douglas, "Inelastic Static and Dynamic Analysis of Short R/C Bridges Subjected to Lateral Loads," Center for Civil Engineering Earthquake Research, Report No. CCEER-84-3, University of Nevada, Reno, July 1984.

7. Ghusn, G. and M. Saiidi, "A Simple Hysteretic Element for Biaxial Bending of R/C Columns and Implementation in NEABS-86," Center for Civil Engineering Earthquake Research, Report No. CCEER-86-1, University of Nevada, Reno, July 1986.

8. Saiidi, M., R. Lawver, and J. Hart, "User's Manual for ISADAB and SIBA, Computer Programs for Nonlinear Transverse Analysis of Highway Bridges Subjected to Static and Dynamic Lateral Loads," Center for Civil Engineering Earthquake Research, Report No. CCEER-86-2, University of Nevada, Reno, September 1986.

9. Newcomb, D. and M. Saiidi, "Strength of Various End Panel Connections to Field Mesh," Engineering Report, Terra Aqua Inc., July 1987.

10. Fraser, T., M. Saiidi, and E. Maragakis, "Probabilistic Wind, Ice, Wind on Ice, and Snow Maps for SPPC Service Area in Nevada and California," Engineering Research and Development Center, University of Nevada, Reno, January 1988.

11. Orie, J. and M. Saiidi, "A Preliminary Study of One-Way Rein­forced Concrete Pier Hinges Subjected to Shear and Flexure," Cen­ter for Civil Engineering Earthquake Research, Report No. CCEER-88-1, University of Nevada, Reno, January 1988.

12. Orie, D., M. Saiidi, and B. Douglas, "A Micro-CAD System for Seismic Design of Regular Bridges," Center for Civil Engineering Earthquake Research, Report No. CCEER-88-2, University of Nevada, Reno, June 1988.

13. Orie, D. and M. Saiidi, "User's Manual for Micro-SARB, A Microcomputer Program for Seismic Analysis of Regular Highway Bridges," Center for Civil Engineering Earthquake Research, Report No. CCEER-88-3, University of Nevada, Reno, October 1988.

14. Douglas, B., M. Saiidi, R. Hayes, and G. Holcomb, "A Com­prehensive study of Loads and Pressures Exerted on Wall Forms by the Placement of Concrete," Center for Civil Engineering Earthquake Research, Report No. CCEER-89-1, University of Nevada, Reno, February 1989.

15. Vrontinos, S., M. Saiidi, and B. Douglas, "A Simple Model to Predict the Ultimate Response of R/C Beams with Concrete Overlays," Center for Civil Engineering Earthquake Research, Report No. CCEER 89-2, University of Nevada, Reno, June 1989.

16. Shields, J. and M. Saiidi, "Direct Field Measurement of Prestress Losses in Box Girder Bridges," Center for Civil Engineering Earthquake Research, Report No. CCEER-89-4, University of Nevada, Reno, December 1989.

17. Saiidi, M. E. Maragakis, G. Ghusn, Y. Jiang, and D. Schwartz, "Survey and Evaluation of Nevada's Transportation Infrastructures, Task 7.2 - Highway Bridges," Center for Civil Engineering Earthquake Research, Report No. CCEER 90-2, University of Nevada, Reno, October 1990, also published as Report No. CIS 91-1, Center for Infrastructure Studies, College of Engineering, January 1991.

18. Abdel-Ghaffar, S., E. Maragakis, and M. Saiidi, "Analysis of the Response of Reinforced Concrete Structures during the 1987 Whittier Earthquake," Center for Civil Engineering Earthquake Research, Report No. CCEER 90-2, University of Nevada, Reno, July 1990.

19. Saiidi, M., E. Hwang, E. Maragakis, and B. Douglas, "Dynamic Testing and Analysis of the Flamingo Road Interchange," Center for Civil Engineering Earthquake Research, Report No. CCEER 91-1, University of Nevada, Reno, February 1991.

20. O'Connor, D.N., and M. Saiidi, "A Study of Protective Overlays for Highway Bridge Decks in Nevada, with Emphasis on Polyester-Styrene Polymer Concrete," Center for Civil Engineering Earthquake Research, Report No. CCEER 91-4, University of Nevada, Reno, October 1991.

21. Douglas, B., M. Saiidi, and D. Sanders, "Seismic Resistance Survey of Highway Bridges in the State of Nevada," Report No. CIS 91-18, Center for Infrastructure Studies, College of Engineering, University of Nevada, Reno, November 1991.

22. O'Connor, D.N., and M. Saiidi, "Laboratory Studies of Polyester-Styrene Polymer Concrete Engineering Properties," Center for Civil Engineering Earthquake Research, Report No. CCEER 91-5, University of Nevada, Reno, November 1991.

23. Saiidi, M. (Coordinator), "A Graduate Seminar Course on Infrastructure Studies," Report No. CIS 91-7, Center for Infrastructure Studies, College of Engineering, University of Nevada, Reno, October 1991.

24. Straw, D.L. and M. Saiidi, "Scale Model Testing of One-Way Reinforced Concrete Pier Hinges Subject to Combined Axial Force, Shear and Flexure," edited by D.N. O'Connor, Civil Engineering Department, Report No. CCEER-92-1, University of Nevada, Reno, March 1992.

25. Wehbe, N., M. Saiidi, and F. Gordaninejad, "Basic Behavior of Composite Sections Made of Concrete Slabs and Graphite Epoxy Beams," Civil Engineering Department, Report No. CCEER-92-2, University of Nevada, Reno, August 1992.

26. Saiidi, M. and E. Hutchens, "A Study of Prestress Changes in A Post-Tensioned Bridge During the First 30 Months," Civil Engineering Department, Report No. CCEER-92-3, University of Nevada, Reno, April 1992.

27. Wehbe, N., M. Saiidi, and F. Gordaninejad, "Bridge Girders: Behavior of Composite of Concrete and Graphite Epoxy," Report No. CIS 91-25, Center for Infrastructure Studies, College of Engineering, University of Nevada, Reno, July 1992.

28. Saiidi, M., B. Douglas, S. Feng, E. Hwang, and E. Maragakis, "Effects of Axial Force on Frequency of Prestressed Concrete Bridges,"  Civil Engineering Department, Report No. CCEER-92-4, University of Nevada, Reno, August 1992.

29. Maragakis, E., M. Saiidi, E.S. Hwang, and G. Ghusn, "Placement of Seismic Isolators in Bridges," Report No. CIS 91-26, Center for Infrastructure Studies, College of Engineering, University of Nevada, Reno, July 1992.

30. Saiidi, M., E. Maragakis, and S. Feng, "An Evaluation of the Current Caltrans Seismic Restrainer Design Method," Civil Engineering Department, Report, Report No. CCEER-92-8, University of Nevada, Reno, October 1992.

31. O'Connor, D.N., M. Saiidi, and E. Maragakis,  "Effect of Hinge Restrainers on the Response of Madrone Dr. Undercrossing during the Loma Prieta Earthquake,"  Civil Engineering Department, Report No. CCEER-92-9, University of Nevada, Reno, February 1993.

32. O'Connor, D.N., and M. Saiidi, "Laboratory Studies of Polyester Concrete: Compressive Strength at Elevated Temperatures and following Temperature Cycling, Bond Strength to Portland Cement Concrete, and Modulus of Elasticity," Center for Civil Engineering Earthquake Research, Report No. CCEER 92-10, University of Nevada, Reno, February 1993.

33. Wehbe, M. Saiidi and D. O'Connor, "Economic Impact of Passage of Spent Fuel Traffic on Two Bridges in North-East Nevada," Civil Engineering Department, Report No. CCEER-92-11, (Also published as Report No. CIS 93-11), University of Nevada, Reno, December 1992.

34. Jiang, Y., and M. Saiidi, "Behavior, Design, and Retrofit of Reinforced Concrete One-Way Bridge Column Hinges," edited by D.N. O'Connor, Civil Engineering Department, Report No. CCEER-93-1, University of Nevada, Reno, March 1993.

35. Abdel-Ghaffar, S., E. Maragakis, and M. Saiidi, "Evaluation of the Response of the Aptos Creek Bridge during the 1989 Loma Prieta Earthquake," Civil Engineering Department, Report No. CCEER-93-2, University of Nevada, Reno, June 1993.

36. Abdel-Ghaffar, S., E. Maragakis, and M. Saiidi, "Performance of Hinge Restrainers in the Huntington Ave. Bridge during the 1989 Loma Prieta Earthquake," Civil Engineering Department, Report No. CCEER-93-4, University of Nevada, Reno, June 1993.

37. Maragakis, E., M. Saiidi, S. Feng, and L. Flournoy, "Effects of Hinge Restrainers on the Response of the San Gregorio Bridge during the Loma Prieta Earthquake," Civil Engineering Department, Report No. CCEER-93-5, University of Nevada, Reno, July 1993.

38. Saiidi, M., E. Maragakis, S. Abdel-Ghaffar, S. Feng, and D. O'Connor, "Response of Bridge Hinge Restrainers during Earthquakes--Field Performance, Analysis, and Design," Civil Engineering Department, Report No. CCEER-93-6, University of Nevada, Reno, May 1993.

39. Wehbe, N., M. Saiidi, E. Maragakis, and D. Sanders, "Adequacy of Three Highway Structures in Southern Nevada for Spent Fuel Transportation," Civil Engineering Department, Report No. CCEER-93-7, University of Nevada, Reno, August 1993.

40. Saiidi, M., D.N. O'Connor, and E. Maragakis,  "A Study of Seismic Damage Susceptibility in Bridges in Northwest Nevada," Civil Engineering Department, Report No. CCEER-93-10, University of Nevada, Reno, September 1993.

41. Saiidi, M., E. Hutchens, and D. Gardella, "Prestress Losses in A Post-Tensioned R/C Box Girder Bridge in Southern Nevada," Civil Engineering Department, Report No. CCEER-94-5, University of Nevada, Reno, October 1994.

42. Martin, T., M. Saiidi, and D. Sanders, "Seismic Retrofit of Column-Piercap Connections in Bridges in Northern Nevada," Civil Engineering Department,  Report No. CCEER-95-4, University of Nevada, Reno, August 1995.

43. Saiidi, M. and E. Maragakis, "Identification of Trigger Wind Velocities to cause Vehicle Instability," Report to District II, Nevada Department of Transportation, Reno, Nevada, September 1995.

44. Wehbe, N., Saiidi, M., Sanders, D., and Douglas, B., "Ductility of Rectangular Reinforced Concrete Bridge Columns with Moderate Confinement," Civil Engineering Department, Report No. CCEER-95-3, University of Nevada, Reno, July 1995.

45. Darwish, I., M. Saiidi, and D. Sanders, “Experimental Study of Seismic Susceptibility of Tapered Bridge Column-Footing Connections,” Civil Engineering Department, Report No. CCEER-95-5, University of Nevada, Reno, September 1995.

46. Griffin, G., Saiidi, M., and Maragakis, E., “Nonlinear Seismic Response Analysis of Isolated Bridges with Multiple Columns,” Civil Engineering Department, Report No. CCEER-95-6, University of Nevada, Reno, November 1995.

47. Acharya, S., M. Saiidi, and D. Sanders, D., “Seismic Retrofit of Bridge Footings and Column-Footing Connections,” Report for the Nevada Department of Transportation, Civil Engineering Department, Report No. CCEER-95-7, University of Nevada, Reno, November 1995.

48. Labia, Y., M. Saiidi, and B. Douglas, “Evaluation and Repair of Full-Scale Prestressed Concrete Box Girders,” Report to the National Science Foundation, Civil Engineering Department, Report No. CCEER-96-2, University of Nevada, Reno, May 1996.

49. Darwish, I., M. Saiidi, and D. Sanders, “Seismic Retrofit of RC Oblong Tapered Bridge Columns with Inadequate Bar Anchorage in Columns and Footing,” Civil Engineering Department, Report No. CCEER-96-3, University of Nevada, Reno, May 1996.

50. Wehbe, N., Saiidi, M., and D. Sanders, "Effect of Confinement and Flares on the Seismic Performance of Reinforced Concrete Bridge Columns," Civil Engineering Department, Report No. CCEER-97-2, University of Nevada, Reno, September 1997.

51. Darwish, I., M. Saiidi, G. Norris, and E. Maragakis, “Determination of In-Situ Footing Stiffness Using Full-Scale Dynamic Field Testing,” Civil Engineering Department, Report No. CCEER-97-3, University of Nevada, Reno, October 1997.

52. Isakovic, T., M. Saiidi, and A. Itani, “Influence of New Bridge Configurations on Seismic Performance,” Civil Engineering Department, Report No. CCEER-97-5, University of Nevada, Reno, September 1997.

53. Moore, R., M. Saiidi, and A. Itani, “Seismic Behavior of New Bridges with Skew and Curvature,” Civil Engineering Department, Report No. CCEER-98-6, University of Nevada, Reno, October 1998.

54. Caywood, C., M. Saiidi, and D. Sanders, “Seismic Retrofit of Flared Bridge Columns with Steel Jackets,” Civil Engineering Department, University of Nevada, Reno, Report No. CCEER-99-1, February 1999.

55. Mangoba, N., M. Mayberry, and M. Saiidi, “Prestress Loss in Four Box Girder Bridges in Northern Nevada,” Civil Engineering Department, University of Nevada, Reno, Report No. CCEER-99-2, March 1999.

56. Abo-Shadi, N., M. Saiidi, and D. Sanders, “Seismic Response of Bridge Pier Walls in the Weak Direction,” Civil Engineering Department, University of Nevada, Reno, Report No. CCEER-99-3, April 1999 (Also published as Report 00-0006, Multidisciplinary Center for Earthquake Engineering Research, Buffalo, New York, July 2000).

57. Buzick, A. and M. Saiidi, “Shear Strength and Shear Fatigue Behavior of Full-Scale Prestressed Concrete Box Girders,” Civil Engineering Department, University of Nevada, Reno, Report No. CCEER-99-4, April 1999.

58. Randall, M., M. Saiidi, E. Maragakis, and T. Isakovic, “Restrainer Design Procedures for Multi-Span Simply-Supported Bridges,” Civil Engineering Department, University of Nevada, Reno, Report No. CCEER-99-5, April 1999 (Also published as Report 99-0011, Multidisciplinary Center for Earthquake Engineering Research, Buffalo, New York, July 1999).

59. Wehbe, N., and M. Saiidi, “User’s Manual for RCMC v 1.2- A Computer Program for Moment-Curvature Analysis of Confined and Unconfined Reinforced Concrete Sections,” Civil Engineering Department, University of Nevada, Reno, Report No. CCEER-99-6, May 1999.

60. Sgambelluri, M., Sanders, D.H., and Saiidi, M., “Behavior of One-Way Reinforced Concrete Bridge Column Hinges in the Weak Direction,” Report No. 99-12, Department of Civil Engineering, University of Nevada, Reno, December 1999.

61. Laplace, P., Sanders, D.H., Saiidi, M., and Douglas, B.  “Shake Table Testing of Flexure Dominated Reinforced Concrete Bridge Columns,” Report No. CCEER-99-13, Department of Civil Engineering, University of Nevada, Reno, December 1999.

62. Saiidi, M. and Wehbe, N., “A Comparison of Confinement Requirements in Different Codes for Rectangular, Circular, and Double-Spiral RC Bridge Columns,” Civil Engineering Department, University of Nevada, Reno, Report No. CCEER-00-2, January 2000.

63. McElhaney, B., M. Saiidi, and D. Sanders, “Shake Table Testing of Flared Bridge Columns With Steel Jacket Retrofit,” Civil Engineering Department, University of Nevada, Reno, Report No. CCEER-00-3, January 2000.

64. Martinovic, F., M. Saiidi, D. Sanders, and F. Gordaninejad, “Dynamic Testing of Non-Prismatic Reinforced Concrete Bridge Columns Retrofitted with FRP Jackets,” Civil Engineering Department, University of Nevada, Reno, Report No. CCEER-00-4, January 2000.

65. Itani, A. and M. Saiidi, “Seismic Evaluation of Steel Joints for UCLA Center for Health Science Westwood Replacement Hospital,” Civil Engineering Department, University of Nevada, Reno, Report No. CCEER-00-5, February 2000.

66. French, C., and M. Saiidi, “A Comparison of Static and Dynamic Performance of Models of Flared Bridge Columns,” Civil Engineering Department, University of Nevada, Reno, Report No. CCEER-00-7, October 2000.

67. Moore, J., D. Sanders, and M. Saiidi, “Shake Table Testing of 1960’s Two Column Bent with Hinges Bases,“ Civil Engineering Department, University of Nevada, Reno, Report No. CCEER 00-09, December 2000.

68. Vlassis, A., E. Maragakis, and M. Saiidi, “Experimental Evaluation of Seismic Performance of Bridge Restrainers,” Report 00-0012, Multidisciplinary Center for Earthquake Engineering Research, Buffalo, New York, December 2000.

69. Asthana, M., D. Sanders, and M. Saiidi, “One-Way Reinforced Concrete Bridge Column Hinges in the Weak Direction,“ Civil Engineering Department, University of Nevada, Reno, Report No. CCEER 00-10, April 2001.

70. Saiidi, M., J. Mortensen, and F. Martinovic, “Analysis and Retrofit of Fixed Flared Columns with Glass Fiber-Reinforced Plastic Jacketing,” Civil Engineering Department, University of Nevada, Reno, Report No. CCEER 01-4, August 2001.

71. Saiidi, M., A. Itani, I. Buckle, and Z. Cheng,” Performance of a Full-Scale Two-Story Wood Frame Structure Supported on Ever-Level Isolators,” Civil Engineering Department, University of Nevada, Reno, Report No. CCEER 01-5, October 2001.

72. Laplace, P., D. Sanders, and M. Saiidi, “Experimental Study and Analysis of Retrofitted Flexure and Shear Dominated Circular Reinforced Concrete Bridge Columns Subjected to Shake Table Excitation, “Civil Engineering Department, University of Nevada, Reno, Report No. CCEER 01-6, June 2001.

73. Pulido, C., M. Saiidi, D. Sanders, and A. Itani, ”Seismic Performance and Retrofitting of Reinforced Concrete Bridge Bents,” Civil Engineering Department, University of Nevada, Reno, Report No. CCEER 02-1, January 2002.

74. Yang, Q., M. Saiidi, H. Wang, and A. Itani, ”Influence of Ground Motion Incoherency on Earthquake Response of Multi-support Structures,” Civil Engineering Department, University of Nevada, Reno, Report No. CCEER 02-02, May 2002.

75. Saiidi, M., B. Gopalakrishnan, E. Reinhardt, and R. Siddharthan, “A Preliminary Study of Shake Table Response of A Two-Column Bridge Bent on Flexible Footings,” Civil Engineering Department, University of Nevada, Reno, Report No. CCEER 02-03, June 2002

76. Banghart, A., Sanders, D., Saiidi, M., “Evaluation of Concrete Mixes for Filling the Steel Arches in the Galena Creek Bridge,” Civil Engineering Department, University of Nevada, Reno, Report No. CCEER 02-05, June 2002.

77. Mortensen, J., and M. Saiidi, "A Performance-Based Design Method for Confinement in Circular Columns," Civil Engineering Department, University of Nevada, Reno, Report No. CCEER 02-07, November 2002.

78. Wehbe, N., and M. Saiidi, “User’s manual for SPMC v. 1.0 :  A Computer Program for Moment-Curvature Analysis of Reinforced Concrete Sections with Interlocking Spirals,” Center for Civil Engineering Earthquake Research, Department of Civil Engineering, University of Nevada, Reno, Nevada, Report  No. CCEER-03-1, May 2003.

79. Wehbe, N., and M. Saiidi, “User’s manual for RCMC v. 2.0 :  A Computer Program for Moment-Curvature Analysis of Confined and Unconfined Reinforced Concrete Sections,” Center for Civil Engineering Earthquake Research, Department of Civil Engineering, University of Nevada, Reno, Nevada, Report  No. CCEER-03-2, June 2003.

80. Griffin, G., and M. Saiidi, “Preliminary Study on A Simplified Response Spectrum Method for Incoherent Ground Motions of Bridges,” 2001 NEHRP Professional Fellowship Report, No. PF2001-10, Earthquake Engineering Research Institute, Oakland, California, June 2003.

81. Nada, H., D. Sanders, and M. Saiidi, “Seismic Performance of RC Bridge Frames with Architectural-Flared Columns,” Civil Engineering Department, University of Nevada, Reno, Report No. CCEER 03-3, January 2003.

82. Reinhardt, E., M. Saiidi, and R. Siddharthan, "Seismic Performance of a CFRP/ Concrete Bridge Bent on Flexible Footings." Civil Engineering Department, University of Nevada, Reno. Report No. CCEER 03-4, August 2003.

83. Johnson, N., M. Saiidi, A. Itani, and S. Ladkany, “Seismic Retrofit of Octagonal Columns with Pedestal and One-Way Hinge at the Base,” Center for Civil Engineering Earthquake Research, Department of Civil Engineering, University of Nevada, Reno, Nevada, Report No. CCEER-03-5, August 2003.

84. Mortensen, C., M. Saiidi, and S. Ladkany, “Creep and Shrinkage Losses in Highly Variable Climates,” Center for Civil Engineering Earthquake Research, Department of Civil Engineering, University of Nevada, Reno, Nevada, Report No. CCEER-03-6, September 2003.

85. Ayoub, C., M. Saiidi, and A. Itani, “A Study of Shape-Memory-Alloy-Reinforced Beams and Cubes,” Center for Civil Engineering Earthquake Research, Department of Civil Engineering, University of Nevada, Reno, Nevada, Report No. CCEER-03-7, October 2003.

86. Chandane, S., D. Sanders, D., and M. Saiidi, “ Static and Dynamic Performance of RC Bridge Bents with Architectural-Flared Columns,” Center for Civil Engineering Earthquake Research, Department of Civil Engineering, University of Nevada, Reno, Nevada, Report No.  CCEER 03-08, December 2003.

87. Olaegbe, C., and M. Saiidi, “Effect of Loading History on Shake Table Performance of A Two-Column Bent with Infill Wall,” Center for Civil Engineering Earthquake Research, Department of Civil Engineering, University of Nevada, Reno, Nevada, Report No.  CEER 04-01, January 2004.

88. Johnson, R., E. Maragakis, M. Saiidi, R. DesRoches, and L. Barbero, “Experimental Evaluation of Seismic Performance of SMA Bridge Restrainers,” Center for Civil Engineering Earthquake Research, Department of Civil Engineering, University of Nevada, Reno, Nevada, Report No.  CEER 04-02, February 2004.

89. Moustafa, K., D. Sanders, and M. Saiidi, “Impact of Aspect Ratio on Two-Column Bent Seismic Performance,” Center for Civil Engineering Earthquake Research, Department of Civil Engineering, University of Nevada, Reno, Nevada, Report No.  CEER 04-03, March 2004.

90. Maragakis, E., Saiidi, M., Sanchez-Camargo, F., and Elfass, S., “Seismic Performance of Bridge Restrainers At In-Span Hinges,” Center for Civil Engineering Earthquake Research, Department of Civil Engineering, University of Nevada, Reno, Nevada, Report No. CCEER-04-4, March 2004.

91. Correal, J., Saiidi, M. and Sanders, D., “Seismic Performance of RC Bridge Columns Reinforced with Two Interlocking Spirals,” Center for Civil Engineering Earthquake Research, Department of Civil Engineering, University of Nevada, Reno, Nevada, Report No. CCEER-04-6, August 2004.

92. Sureshkumar, K., Saiidi, M., Itani, A., and Ladkany, S., ”Seismic Retrofit of Two-Column Bents with Diamond Shape Columns,” Center for Civil Engineering Earthquake Research, Department of Civil Engineering, University of Nevada, Reno, Nevada, Report No. CCEER-04-9, November 2004.

93. Wang, H., and M. Saiidi, “A Study of RC Columns with Shape Memory Alloy and Engineered Cementitious Composites,” Center for Civil Engineering Earthquake Research, Department of Civil Engineering, University of Nevada, Reno, Nevada, Report No. CCEER-05-1, January 2005.

94. Johnson, R., Saiidi, M. and Maragakis, E., "A Study of Fiber Reinforced Plastics for Seismic Bridge Restrainers," Center for Civil Engineering Earthquake Research, Department of Civil Engineering, University of Nevada, Reno, Nevada, Report No. CCEER-05-2, January 2005.

95. Zadeh, M., M. Saiidi, A. Itani, et al. (6 more authors), “Seismic Vulnerability Evaluation and Retrofit Design of Las Vegas Downtown Viaduct,” Center for Civil Engineering Earthquake Research, Department of Civil Engineering, University of Nevada, Reno, Nevada, Report No. CCEER-05-6, Also Published as Report No. 05-051 by the Nevada Department of Transportation, January 2005.

96. Phan, V., M. Saiidi, and J. Anderson, “Near Fault (Near Field) Ground Motions Effects on Reinforced Concrete Bridge Columns,” Center for Civil Engineering Earthquake Research, Department of Civil Engineering, University of Nevada, Reno, Nevada, Report No. CCEER-05-7, August 2005.

97. Cheng, Z., Saiidi, M., and Sanders, D., “Development of a Seismic Design Method for Reinforced Concrete Two-Way Bridge Column Hinges,” Center for Civil Engineering Earthquake Research, Department of Civil Engineering, University of Nevada, Reno, Nevada, Report No. CCEER-06-01, February 2006.

98. Johnson, N., Saiidi, M., and Sanders, D., “Large-Scale Experimental and Analytical Studies of a Two-Span Reinforced Concrete Bridge System,” Center for Civil Engineering Earthquake Research, Department of Civil Engineering, University of Nevada, Reno, Nevada, Report No. CCEER-06-02, March 2006.

99. Saiidi, M., H. Ghasemi, and A. Tiras, “Second US-Turkey Workshop, Seismic Design and Retrofit of Highway Bridges,” Center for Civil Engineering Earthquake Research, Department of Civil Engineering, University of Nevada, Reno, Nevada, Report No. CCEER-06-3, May 2006.

100. O’Brien, M., M. Saiidi, and M. Sadrossadat-Zadeh, “A Study of Concrete Bridge Columns Using Innovative Materials Subjected to Cyclic Loading,” Center for Civil Engineering Earthquake Research, Department of Civil Engineering, University of Nevada, Reno, Nevada, Report No. CCEER-07-1, January 2007.

101. Sadrossadat-Zadeh, M., and M. Saiidi “Effect of Constant and Variable Strain Rates on Stress-Strain Properties and Yield Propagation in Steel Reinforcing Bars,” Center for Civil Engineering Earthquake Research, Department of Civil Engineering, University of Nevada, Reno, Nevada, Report No. CCEER-07-2, February 2007.

102. Sadrossadat-Zadeh, M., and M. Saiidi “Pre-Test Analytical Studies of NEESR-SG 4-Span Bridge Model Using OpenSees,” Center for Civil Engineering Earthquake Research, Department of Civil Engineering, University of Nevada, Reno, Nevada, Report No. CCEER-07-3, February 2007.

103. Nelson, R., M. Saiidi, and M. Zadeh, “Experimental Evaluation of Performance of Conventional Bridge Systems,” Center for Civil Engineering Earthquake Research, Department of Civil Engineering, University of Nevada, Reno, Nevada, Report No. CCEER-07-4, October 2007.

104. Choi, H., Saiidi, M., and Somerville, P., “Effects of Near-Fault Ground Motion and Fault-Rupture on the Seismic Response of Reinforced Concrete Bridges,” Center for Civil Engineering Earthquake Research, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Nevada, Reno, Report No. CCEER-07-06, December 2007.

105. Doyle, K. and Saiidi, M., "Seismic Response of Telescopic Pipe Pin Connections," Center for Civil Engineering Earthquake Research, Department of Civil Engineering, University of Nevada, Reno, Nevada, Report No. CCEER-08-01, February 2008.

106. Saiidi, M., Ghasemi, H. and J. Hook, “Long Term Bridge Performance Monitoring, Assessment & Management,” Proceedings, FHWA/NSF Workshop on Future Directions,” Center for Civil Engineering Earthquake Research, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Nevada, Reno, Nevada, Report No. CCEER-08-04, September 2008.

107. Brown, A. and M. Saiidi, “Investigation of Near-Fault Ground Motion Effects on Substandard Bridge Columns and Bents,” Center for Civil Engineering Earthquake Research, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Nevada, Reno, Nevada, Report No. CCEER- 09-1, July 2009.

108. Hillis, D., and M. Saiidi, “Design, Construction, and Nonlinear Dynamic Analysis of Three Bridge Bents Used in a Bridge System Test,” Center for Civil Engineering Earthquake Research, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Nevada, Reno, Nevada, Report No. CCEER-09-3, August 2009.

109. Zaghi, A. E., and M. Saiidi, “Seismic Design of Pipe-Pin Connections in Concrete Bridges,” Center for Civil Engineering Earthquake Research, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Nevada, Reno, Nevada, Report No. CCEER-10-01, January 2010.

110. Cruz-Noguez, C., and M. Saiidi, “Experimental and Analytical Seismic Studies of a Four-Span Bridge System with Innovative Materials,” Center for Civil Engineering Earthquake Research, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Nevada, Reno, Nevada, Report No. CCEER-10-4, September 2010.

111. Vosooghi, A., and Saiidi, M., “Post-Earthquake Evaluation and Emergency Repair of Damaged RC Bridge Columns Using CFRP Materials,” Center for Civil Engineering Earthquake Research, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Nevada, Reno, Nevada, Report No. CCEER-10-5, September 2010, 636 pp.

112. Motaref, S., M. Saiidi, and D. Sanders, “Seismic Response of Precast Bridge Columns with Energy Dissipating Joints,” Center for Civil Engineering Earthquake Research, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Nevada, Reno, Nevada, Report No. CCEER-11-1, May 2011, 760 pp.

113. Saiidi, M., “Bridges of the Future- Widespread Implementation of Innovation, Proceedings of NSF International Workshop,” Center for Civil Engineering Earthquake Research, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Nevada, Reno, Nevada, Report No. CCEER-12-01, January 2012, 304 pp.

114. Larkin, A., D. Sanders, and M. Saiidi, “Unbonded Prestressed Columns for Earthquake Resistance,” Center for Civil Engineering Earthquake Research, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Nevada, Reno, Nevada, Report No. CCEER-12-2, May 2012, 256 pp.

115. Saiidi, M., et al., “Scan 11-02 Best Practices Regarding Performance of ABC Connections in Bridges Subjected to Multihazard and Extreme Events,” NCHRP Project 20-68A, Scan 11-02, Transportation Research Board, October 2012.

116. Haber, Z., Saiidi, M., and Sanders, D., “Precast Column-Footing Connections for Accelerated Bridge Construction in Seismic Zones,” Center for Civil Engineering Earthquake Research, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Nevada, Reno, Nevada, Report No. CCEER-13-08, May 2013, 502 pp.

117. Ardakani, S.M.S. and Saiidi, M.S., “Design of Reinforced Concrete Bridge Columns for Near-Fault Earthquakes,” Center for Civil Engineering Earthquake Research, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Nevada, Reno, Nevada, Report No. CCEER-13-13, July 2013, 378 pp.

118. Kavianipour, F. and Saiidi, M.S., “Experimental and Analytical Seismic Studies of a Four-span Bridge System with Composite Piers,” Center for Civil Engineering Earthquake Research, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Nevada, Reno, Nevada, Report No. CCEER-13-17, September 2013.

119. Saini, A. and Saiidi, M., “Performance-Based Probabilistic Damage Control Approach for Seismic Design of Bridge Columns,” Center For Civil Engineering Earthquake Research, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Nevada, Reno, Nevada, Report No. CCEER-14-02, May 2014.

120. Saini, A. and Saiidi, M., “Post Earthquake Damage Repair of Various Reinforced Concrete Bridge Components,” Center For Civil Engineering Earthquake Research, Department Of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Nevada, Reno, Nevada, Report No. CCEER-14-03, May 2014.

121. Nakashoji, B. and Saiidi, M., “Seismic Performance of Square Nickel-Titanium Reinforced ECC Columns with Headed Couplers,” Center For Civil Engineering Earthquake Research, Department Of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Nevada, Reno, Nevada, Report No. CCEER-14-05, July 2014.

122. Tazarv, M., and M. Saiidi, “Next Generation of Bridge Columns for Accelerated Bridge Construction in High Seismic Zones,” Center For Civil Engineering Earthquake Research, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Nevada, Reno, Nevada, Report No. CCEER-14-06, August 2014.

123. Mehrsoroush, A., and M. Saiidi, “Experimental and Analytical Seismic Studies of Bridge Piers with Innovative Pipe Pin Column Footing Connections and Precast Cap Beams,” Center For Civil Engineering Earthquake Research, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Nevada, Reno, Nevada, Report No. CCEER-14-07, December 2014.

124. Akl, A. and Saiidi, M.S., “Time-Dependent Deflection of In-Span Hinges in Prestressed Concrete Box Girder Bridges,” Center for Civil Engineering Earthquake Research, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Nevada, Reno, Nevada, Report No. CCEER-15-03, May 2015.

125. Tazarv, M. and Saiidi, M.S., “Design and Construction of Precast Bent Caps with Pocket Connections for High Seismic Regions,” Center For Civil Engineering Earthquake Research, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Nevada, Reno, Nevada, Report No. CCEER-15-06, August 2015.

126. Tazarv, M. and Saiidi, M.S., “Design and Construction of Bridge Columns Incorporating Mechanical Bar Splices in Plastic Hinge Zones,” Center For Civil Engineering Earthquake Research, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Nevada, Reno, Nevada, Report No. CCEER-15-07, August 2015.

127. Mehraein, M and Saiidi, M.S., “Seismic Performance of Bridge Column-Pile-Shaft Pin Connections for Application in Accelerated Bridge Construction,” Center For Civil Engineering Earthquake Research, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Nevada, Reno, Nevada, Report No. CCEER-16-01, May 2016.

128. Varela Fontecha, S. and Saiidi, M.S., “Resilient Earthquake-Resistant Bridges Designed For Disassembly,” Center For Civil Engineering Earthquake Research, Department Of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Nevada, Reno, Nevada, Report No. CCEER-16-02, May 2016.

129. Jones, J, Ryan, K., and Saiidi, M, “Toward Successful Implementation of Prefabricated Deck Panels to Accelerate the Bridge Construction Process,” Center For Civil Engineering Earthquake Research, Department Of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Nevada, Reno, Nevada, Report No. CCEER-16-05, August 2016.

130. Mehrsoroush, A. and Saiidi, M., “Probabilistic Seismic Damage Assessment for Sub-standard Bridge Columns,” Center For Civil Engineering Earthquake Research, Department Of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Nevada, Reno, Nevada, Report No. CCEER-16-06, November 2016.

131. Saiidi, M., M. Tazarv, S. Varela, S. Bennion, M. Marsh, I. Ghorbani, and T. Murphy, “Seismic Evaluation of Bridge Columns with Energy Dissipating Mechanisms, Volume 1: Research Overview,” National Cooperative Highway Research Program Report 864, Transportation Research Board, February 2017.

132. Saiidi, M., M. Tazarv, S. Varela, S. Bennion, M. Marsh, I. Ghorbani, and T. Murphy, “Seismic Evaluation of Bridge Columns with Energy Dissipating Mechanisms, Volume 2: Guidelines,” National Cooperative Highway Research Program Report 864, Transportation Research Board, February 2017.

133. Mohebbi, A., Saiidi, M., and Itani, A., “ Development and Seismic Evaluation of Pier Systems w/Pocket Connections, CFRP Tendons, and ECC/UHPC Columns,” Center For Civil Engineering Earthquake Research, Department Of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Nevada, Reno, Nevada, Report No. CCEER-17-02, June 2017.

134. Mehrsoroush, A., Saiidi, M., and Ryan, K., “ Development of Earthquake-resistant Precast Pier Systems for Accelerated Bridge Construction in Nevada,” Center For Civil Engineering Earthquake Research, Department Of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Nevada, Reno, Nevada, Report No. CCEER-17-03, June 2017.

135. Abdollahi, B., Saiidi, M., Siddharthan, R., and Elfass, S., “Shake Table Studies of Soil-Abutment-Structure Interaction in Skewed Bridges,” Center For Civil Engineering Earthquake Research, Department Of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Nevada, Reno, Nevada, Report No. CCEER-17-04, July 2017.

136. Saiidi, M., M. Tazarv, S. Varela, S. Bennion, M. Marsh, I. Ghorbani, and T. Murphy, “Seismic Evaluation of Bridge Columns with Energy Dissipating Mechanisms, Volume 1 –Research Overview,” National Cooperative Highway Research Program, NCHRP Report 864, Transportation Research Board, Washington, DC, December 2017.

137. Saiidi, M., M. Tazarv, S. Varela, S. Bennion, M. Marsh, I. Ghorbani, and T. Murphy, “Seismic Evaluation of Bridge Columns with Energy Dissipating Mechanisms, Volume 2 –Guidelines,” National Cooperative Highway Research Program, NCHRP Report 864, Transportation Research Board, Washington, DC, December 2017. 

138. Mohebbi, A., Jordan, E., and Saiidi, M., “Exploratory Experimental Studies of Spliced Cam Shape Memory Alloy Bars for Seismic Application,” Center For Civil Engineering Earthquake Research, Department Of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Nevada, Reno, Nevada, Report No. CCEER-18-04, September 2018.

 

 

Conference Proceedings

1. Saiidi, M. and M.A. Sozen, "A Naive Model for Nonlinear Response of Reinforced Concrete Buildings," Proceedings of the Seventh World Conference in Earthquake Engineering, Istanbul, Turkey, September 1980, Vol. 7, pp. 8-14.

2. Saiidi, M., "Influence of Hysteresis Models on Calculated Seismic Response of Reinforced Concrete Structures," Proceedings of the Seventh World Conference in Earthquake Engineering, Istanbul, Turkey, September 1980, Vol. 5, pp. 423-430.

3. Saiidi, M. "A Simple Model for Nonlinear Seismic Analysis of Reinforced Concrete Structures," Proceedings of the First International Conference on Recent Advances in Structural Dynamics, Southampton, England, July 1980, Vol. 2, pp. 579-586.

4. Saiidi, M., "Research in Progress Report," Proceedings of the Sixth Universities Council for Earthquake Engineering Research Conference, Urbana, IL, May 1980, pp. 242-243.

5. Saiidi, M. and K.E. Hodson, "Earthquake Behavior of Reinforced Concrete Frame-Wall Structures," Proceedings of the Seventh European Conference on Earthquake Engineering, Greece, 1982.

6. Wong, S. and M. Saiidi, "In-Plane Seismic Characteristics Evaluation of Shear Walls with Openings," Proceedings of the Seventh European Conference on Earthquake Engineering, Greece, Vol. 4, 1982, pp. 41-48.

7. Douglas, B., M. Saiidi, and S. Wong, "Evaluation of Concrete Wall Form Pressures," Proceedings, International Conference on Forming Economical Concrete Building, Chicago, November 1982, pp. 20-1:15.

8. Douglas, B., M. Saiidi, and J.A. Richardson, "Dynamic Response of Highway Bridges," U.S.-China Workshop, Harbin, People's Republic of China, August 1982.

9. Douglas, B., M. Saiidi, J. Richardson, and J. Hart, "Results from High-Amplitude Dynamic Tests and Implications for Seismic Design," Proceedings of the Fifteenth Joint Meeting of U.S.-Japan Panel on Wind and Seismic Effects, UJNR, May 1983, pp. 367- 388.

10. Saiidi, M. and J.D. Hart, "Nonlinear Seismic Response of Short Reinforced Concrete Highway Bridges," Proceedings of the Eighth World Conference on Earthquake Engineering, San Francisco, California, July 1984, Vol. V, pp. 191-198.

11. Saiidi, M., J.D. Hart, and B. Douglas, "Inelastic Analysis of Short Highway Bridges Subjected to Strong Ground Motions," The Second International Conference on Recent Advances in Structural Dynamics, Southampton, England, April 1984, Conference Proceedings, pp. 599-609.

12. Saiidi, M., "Application of Microcomputers in Earthquake Design of Reinforced Concrete Buildings," Proceedings of the First National Conference on Microcomputers in Civil Engineering, Orlando, Florida, November 1983, pp. 143-147.

13. Lawver, R. and M. Saiidi, "Inelastic Static Analysis of Laterally-Loaded Bridges on a Low-Cost Microcomputer," Proceedings of the Second National Conference on Microcomputers in Civil Engineering, Orlando, Florida, November 1984, pp. 267-272.

14. Robarts, P. and M. Saiidi, "Artificial Intelligence for Design of R/C Beams Using an IBM-PC; A Preliminary Study," Proceedings of the Second National Conference on Microcomputers in Civil Engineering, Orlando, Florida, November 1984, pp. 29-34.

15. Saiidi, M. and E. Maragakis, "An Evaluation of Equivalent Linear Models for Modal Analysis of Nonlinear Systems Subjected to Earthquakes," Proceedings of the Fourth International Modal Analysis Conference, Vol. I, Los Angeles, February 1986, pp. 137- 142.

16. Buckle, I., B. Douglas, M. Saiidi, J. Richardson, and J. Butterworth, "Field Tests of a Curved Box Girder Bridge Using Simulated Earthquake Loads," Proceedings of the 8th European Conference on Earthquake Engineering, Vol. 7.3, Lisbon, Portugal, September 1986, pp. 1-8.

17. Saiidi, M., D. Orie, and B. Douglas, "A Microcomputer CAD System for Seismic Design of Regular Highway Bridges," Proceedings of 9th Conference on Electronic Computation, Birmingham, Alabama, February 1986, pp. 180-191.

18. Ghusn, G. and M. Saiidi, "A Hysteresis Model for Biaxial Bending of Reinforced Concrete Columns," Proceedings of the 3rd U.S. National Conference on Earthquake Engineering, Charleston, South Carolina, August 1986.

19. Saiidi, M., "Connections," Cast-in-place concrete, Workshop Proceedings, Third International Conference on Tall Buildings, Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat Report M364, January 1986, pp. 299-325.

20. Saiidi, M., D. Orie, and B. Douglas, "Three-Dimensional Seismic Analysis of Bridges on a Microcomputer," Structural Engineering and Microcomputers, ASCE Convention, Atlantic City, April 1987.

21. Saiidi, M., G. Ghusn, and Y. Jiang, "Simple Modeling of Biaxial Bending Response Under Earthquake Loads," Pacific Conference on Earthquake Engineering, Wairakei, New Zealand, Vol. 1, August 1987, pp. 121-128.

22. 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, pp. 325-330.

23. Saiidi, M., J. Orie, and B. Douglas, "The Behavior of R/C Pinned Bridge Columns Under Lateral Loading," Dynamics of Structures, Proceedings of Structures Congress, Orlando, Florida, August 1987, pp. 66-76.

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

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

26. Buckle, I., B. Douglas, M. Saiidi, J. Richardson, and J. Butterworth, "Field Tests of Ramp B, Dominion Road Interchange Using Simulated Earthquake Loads," Pacific Conference on Earthquake Engineering, Wairakei, New Zealand, August 1987.

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

28. Saiidi, M., D. Bergman, and D. Straw, "Scaled Model Testing of Bridge Hinged Piers Subjected to Lateral Loads," Proceedings of Bridge Research in Progress Symposium, Des Moines, Iowa, September 1988, pp. 305-308.

29. Saiidi, M. and G. Ghusn, "The Effect of Stiffness Degradation on the Three-Dimensional Seismic Response of Highway Bridges," Proceedings of ASCE Structure's Congress, Seismic Engineering, San Francisco, California, May 1989, pp. 21-30.

30. Saiidi, M., "Earthquake Resistant R/C Beam-to-Column Connections," Proceedings of International Concrete Conference, '90, Tehran, Iran, May 1990, pp. 545-557.

31. Maragakis, E., M. Saiidi, and S. Abdel-Ghaffar, "On the Response of Reinforced Concrete Buildings to the Whittier Earthquake," Proceedings of ASCE Structures Congress, Baltimore, Maryland, May 1990, pp. 244-245.

32. Jiang, Y., M. Saiidi, and D. Straw, "Behavior of Reinforced Concrete One-Way Bridge Pier Hinges," Proceedings of the Second Workshop on Bridge Engineering Research in Progress, Reno, Nevada, October 1990, pp. 273-276.

33. Douglas, B., M. Blakely, M. Saiidi, and E. Maragakis, "Construction of the New Bridge Laboratory Facility at the University of Nevada, Reno," Proceedings of the Seventh U.S.- Japan Workshop on Bridge Engineering, Tsukuba, Japan, May 1991.

34. Maragakis, E., M. Saiidi, B. Douglas, G. Norris, R. Siddharthan, and D. Sanders, "Bridge Engineering Research in Progress at the University of Nevada, Reno," Proceedings of the Seventh U.S.-Japan Workshop on Bridge Engineering, Tsukuba, Japan, May 1991.

35. Saiidi, M., F. Gordaninejad, and N. Wehbe, "Behavior of Bridge Composite Girders Constructed from Concrete and Graphite-Epoxy Sections," Proceedings of the ASME Winter Annual Meeting, ASME AMD-Vol. 129, Atlanta, Georgia, December 1991, pp. 67-72.

36. Maragakis, E. and M. Saiidi, "Evaluation of Seismic Response of Bridges with Hinge Restrainers," Proceedings of the First Annual Seismic Research Workshop, CALTRANS, Sacramento, California, December 1991, pp. 77-86.

37. Saiidi, M., E. Maragakis, and G. Ghusn, "Pier Ductility Demand in 3-D Response of Base-Isolated Bridges", Proceedings of the ASCE Structures Congress, San Antonio, Texas, April 1992, pp. 173-176.

38. Maragakis, E., M. Saiidi, and E.-S. Hwang, "Analytical Studies of the Seismic Response of Lead Rubber Base Isolated Bridges," Proceedings of the ASCE-EMD Specialty Conference, May 1992, pp. 67-70.

39. Maragakis, E., M. Saiidi, and S. Abdel-Ghaffar, "Evaluation of the Response of the Whitewater Bridge during the 1986 Palm Springs Earthquake," Proceedings of the Eighth U.S.-Japan Workshop on Bridge Engineering, Chicago, Illinois, May 1992, pp. 336-350.

40. Saiidi, M. and D. Sanders, "Bridge Seismic Rehabilitation Practice in the United States," Proceedings of the Third International Workshop on Bridge Rehabilitation, Darmstadt, Germany, June 1992, PP. 435-449.

41. Saiidi, M., E. Maragakis, and S. Feng, "The Adequacy of Linear Dynamic Analysis to Predict the Response of R/C Buildings during the Whittier Earthquake," Proceedings of the Tenth World Conference on Earthquake Engineering, Madrid, Spain, July 1992, pp. 4245-4249.

42. Saiidi, M., "Important Aspects of Concrete Bridge Response in Strong Earthquakes", Proceedings of the Fourth International Conference on Safety of Bridge Structures, Wroclaw, Poland, September 1992, pp. 273-278.

43. Gordaninejad, F., M. Saiidi, and N. Wehbe, "Behavior of Concrete- Graphite/Epoxy Sections in Composite Bridge Girders," Proceedings of the Second ASCE Materials Engineering Congress, Atlanta, Georgia, August 1992, pp. 415-425.

44. 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, pp. 92-94.

45. Saiidi, M., "Concrete Bridge Response in Strong Earthquakes," Proceedings of the Second International Concrete Conference, '92, Tehran, Iran, November 1992, pp. 450- 464.

46. Saiidi, M., E. Maragakis, S. Abdel-Ghaffar, and D. O'Connor, "Effect of Hinge Restrainers on the Response of Highway Bridges during the Loma Prieta Earthquake," Proceedings of the Third Workshop on Bridge Engineering Research in Progress, La Jolla, California, November 1992, pp. 171-174.

47. Maragakis, E. and M. Saiidi, "Development and Application of Simple Analytical Models of Lead-Rubber Base Isolated Bridges," Proceedings of the U.S.-Japan Conference on Structural Control, Tokyo, Japan, December 1992.

48. Saiidi, M., F. Gordaninejad, and N. Wehbe, "Flexural and Shear Behavior of Combined Concrete and Graphite-Epoxy Beams," Proceedings of the ASCE Structures Congress, Irvine, California, April 1993, pp.1385-1390.

49. Maragakis, E., M. Saiidi, S. Feng, D. O'Connor, and S. Abdel-Ghaffar, "Effects of Hinge Restrainers on the Seismic Response of Bridges," Proceedings of the Second Annual Seismic Research Workshop, CALTRANS, Session IV, Sacramento, California, March 1993, 10pp.

50. Noori, P. and M. Saiidi, "Seismic Retrofit of A Viaduct in Sparks, Nevada," Proceedings of the Symposium on Practical Solutions for Bridge Strengthening and Rehabilitation, Des Moines, Iowa, April 1993, pp. 275-284.

51. Saiidi, M., B. Douglas, E. Maragakis, D. Sanders, F. Gordaninejad, and B. Rawat, "Recent Bridge Engineering Research at the University of Nevada, Reno," Proceedings of US-Eastern European Conference on Bridge Research, June 1994.

52. Gordaninejad, F., A. Ghazavi, A. Ray, H. Wang, and M. Saiidi, "Intelligent Electrorehological Dampers for Active Vibration Control: An Example Study," Proceedings of the Ninth International Conference on Composite Materials, Spain, July 1993.

53. Maragakis, E., M. Saiidi, S. Feng, D. O'Connor, and S. Abdel-Ghaffar, "Evaluation of the Seismic Response of Bridges with Hinge Restrainers," Proceedings of the Ninth U.S.- Japan Workshop on Bridge Engineering, Tsukuba, Japan, May 1993.

54. Saiidi, M., "The Guam Earthquake of August 8, 1993, Bridges," Preliminary Report of the Earthquake Damage, Earthquake Engineering Research Institute Special Report, Vol. 27, No. 10, October 1993.

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

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

57. Saiidi, M., E. Maragakis, and D. Sanders, "Evaluation and Seismic Retrofit of Highway Bridge Substructures with Tapered Columns," Proceedings of the Tenth US-Japan Bridge Engineering Workshop, Lake Tahoe, Nevada, Vol. I, May 1994, pp. 320-334.

58. Saiidi, M., B. Douglas, E. Maragakis, D. Sanders, F. Gordaninejad, and B. Rawat, "Recent Bridge Engineering Research at the University of Nevada, Reno," Proceedings of US-Slovak Conference on Bridge Engineering, Bratislava, Slovak Republic, June 1994, pp. 183-192.

59. 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, pp. 105-114.

60. Abdel-Ghaffar, S., E. Maragakis, and M. Saiidi, "Evaluation of Highway Bridges with Hinge Restrainers," Proceedings of the Third Annual Seismic Research Workshop, CALTRANS, Sacramento, California, June 1994, 10pp.

61. Saiidi, M., E. Maragakis, and S. Feng, "Field Performance and Design Issues for Bridge Hinge Restrainers," Proceedings of the Fifth US National Conference on Earthquake Engineering, Chicago, Illinois, July 1994, pp. I-439-448.

62. Saiidi, M., D. Sanders, B. Douglas, N. Wehbe, and S. Acharya, "Capacity Detailing of Columns, Walls, and Piers for Ductility and Shear," NCEER Annual Highway Project Meeting, Buffalo, New York, September 1994.

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

64. Darwish, I., M. Saiidi, and D. Sanders, "Seismic Retrofit of R/C Bridge Columns with Inadequate Bar Anchorage in Footings," Proceedings, National Seismic Conference on Bridges and Highways, San Diego, California, Session 4, December 1995.

65. Lopez, R. and M. Saiidi, “Patterns of Inelastic Deformation in Reinforced Concrete Frames Subjected to Strong Earthquakes,” Proceedings, NSF EPSCoR Conference, San Juan, Puerto Rico, April 1996.

66. Saiidi, M., and N. Mangoba, "Field Monitoring of Prestress Forces in Four Box Girder Bridges Subjected to High Variation of Humidity,” Proceedings of the Fourth Bridge Research in Progress Workshop, Buffalo, New York, June 1996, pp. 151-156.

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

68. Darwish, I., M. Saiidi, and D. Sanders, “Seismic Performance and Retrofit of Fixed and Hinged RC Bridge Columns with Short Bar Anchorage,” Proceedings, First International Conference on Earthquake Resistant Engineering Structures, Thessaloniki, Greece, October 1996, pp. 323-338.

69. Sanders, D., M. Saiidi, and B. Douglas, “Bridge Column-Cap Beam Seismic Strengthening,” Proceedings, 12th US-Japan Bridge Engineering Workshop, Buffalo, New York, October 1996, pp. 423-436.

70. Labia, Y., M. Saiidi, B. Douglas, “Evaluation and Repair of Full-scale Prestressed Concrete Box Girders,” The Concrete Way to Development, An International Symposium, Johannesburg, S. Africa, March 1997.

71. 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, pp. 305-314.

72. Gordaninejad, F., M. Saiidi, and S. Uthiram, “Experimental Study of a Multi-Electrode Cylindrical ER Fluid Damper for In-Plane Motions,” International Society for Optical Engineering (SPIE) Fourth Annual Symposium on Smart Structures and Materials, San Diego, California, March 1997.

73. Saiidi, M., E. Maragakis, T. Isakovic, and M. Randall, “Performance-Based Design of Seismic Restrainers for Simply-supported Bridges,” Proceedings, International Workshop on Seismic Design Methodologies for the Next Generation of Codes, Bled, Slovenia, June 1997, pp. 395-406.

74. Hansen, B., F. Gordaninejad, M. Saiidi, and F-K. Chang, “Control of Bridges Using Magneto-Rheological Fluid Dampers,” Proceedings, International Workshop on Structural Health Monitoring, Stanford, California, September 1997, pp. 81-90.

75. Saiidi, M. and D. Sanders, ”Seismic Retrofit of Highway Bridges in Northern Nevada,” Proceedings, 214th American Chemical Society National Meeting, Division of Environmental Chemistry, Vol. 37(2), Las Vegas, Nevada, September 1997, pp. 310-312.

76. Wehbe, N., M. Saiidi, and D. Sanders, “Displacement Issues of Seismically Loaded RC Bridge Columns,” 13th US-Japan Bridge Engineering Workshop, Tsukuba, Japan, October 1997, PP. 133-146.

77. Gordaninejad, F., M. Saiidi, B. Hansen, and F-K. Chang, “Control of Bridges Using Magneto-Rheological Fluid (MRF) Dampers and A Fiber-Reinforced, Composite - Material Column,” International Society for Optical Engineering (SPIE) Fifth Annual Symposium on Smart Structures and Materials, San Diego, California, March 1998.

78. Saiidi, M. and E. Maragakis, “Bridge Engineering Research and information Center (BRIC) at the University of Nevada, Reno,” Proceedings, Invitational Workshop on Distributed Information, Computation, and Process Management for Scientific and Engineering Environments, Washington, D.C., May 1998, Paper 11.25, pp.99-100.

79. Sanders, D.H., P. Laplace, B.M. Douglas, and M.S. Saiidi, "Shake-Table Testing of Current Column Design,” The 5th Caltrans Seismic Research Workshop, California Department of Transportation, June 18, 1998, Sacramento, CA.

80. Wehbe, N., M. Saiidi, and D. Sanders, “Confinement of Rectangular Bridge Columns for Moderate Seismic Areas,” National Center for Earthquake Engineering Research Bulletin, Volume 12, No. 1, State University of New York, Buffalo, New York, Spring 1998.

81. Sanders, D., P. Laplace, B. Douglas, and M. Saiidi, “Concrete Columns Tested under Shake-Table Loading,” Proceedings, 5th Caltrans Earthquake Engineering Workshop, Sacramento, California, June 1998.

82. Gordaninejad, F., M. Saiidi, B. Hansen, and F-K. Chang, “Magneto-Rheological Fluid Dampers for Control of Bridges,” Proceedings, Second World Conference on Structural Control, Kyoto, Japan, June-July 1998.

83. Saiidi, M., T. Isakovic, and A. Itani, “Evaluation of New Concepts to Improve Seismic Performance of Concrete Bridges,” Proceedings, Structural Engineering World Congress, San Francisco, California, July 1998, Paper No. T160-6, 8pp.

84. Lopez, R., M. Saiidi, and M. Coll-Borgo, “Patterns of Plastic Hinging in R/C Frames Subjected to Strong Earthquakes,” Proceedings, Structural Engineers Association of California, 1998 Convention, Reno, Nevada, October 1998.

85. Laplace, P., D. Sanders, B. Douglas, and M. Saiidi, “Shake-Table Testing of Flexure Dominated Reinforced Concrete Columns,” Proceedings, Structural Engineers Association of California, 1998 Convention, Reno, Nevada, October 1998.

86. Laplace, P., D. Sanders, B. Douglas, and M. Saiidi, “Shake-Table Testing of Flexure Dominated Reinforced Concrete Columns,” Proceedings, 14th US-Japan Bridge Engineering Workshop, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, November 1998.

87. Saiidi, M., E. Maragakis, D. Sanders, G. Norris, and B. Douglas, “Earthquake-Resistant Bridges- From Foundation to Superstructure,” Third International Conference on Seismology and Earthquake Engineering, Tehran, Iran, May 1999.

88. Saiidi, M., N. Wehbe, D. Sanders, and C. Caywood, “Steel Jacket Retrofit for Bridge Columns with Structural Flares,” Proceedings, 8th Canadian Conference on Earthquake Engineering, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, June 1999, pp. 651-656.

89. Vlassis, A., E. Maragakis, M. Saiidi, “An Update on Analytical and Experimental Research on Bridge Restrainers,” Proceedings, 15th US-Japan Bridge Engineering Workshop, Tsukuba, Japan, November 1999.

90. Sanders, D., M. Saiidi, F. Gordaninejad, F. Martinovic, and B. McElhaney, “FRP Composites for Seismic Retrofitting of Non-Prismatic Reinforced Concrete Columns,” Proceedings, 15th US-Japan Bridge Engineering Workshop, Tsukuba, Japan, November 1999.

91. 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, Topic 6, Paper No. 0143, February 2000.

92. 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, Invited Keynote Paper, February 2000.

93. Saiidi, M, I. Darwish, and D. Sanders, “Seismic Design of Steel-Encased, Concrete Column Connections to Footings,” Sixth International Conference on Steel-Concrete Composite Structures, Los Angeles, California, March 2000, pp. 221-228.

94. Saiidi, M, D. Sanders, A. Itani, and N. Wehbe, “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, Invited Keynote Paper, No. 608, May 2000.

95. Naeim, F., K. Patel, K.-C. Tu, M. Saiidi, A. Itani, and J. Anderson, “A New Rigid Connection for Heavy Beams and Columns in Steel Moment Resisting Frames,” Proceedings, 5th Conference on Tall Buildings in Seismic Regions, Los Angeles, California, May 2000.

96. 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, pp. 209-306.

97. Vlassis, A., E. Maragakis, and M. Saiidi, “Experimental Evaluation of Seismic Performance of Bridge Restrainers,” Proceedings, 16th US-Japan Bridge Engineering Workshop, Lake Tahoe, Nevada, October 2000, pp. 345-364.

98. 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, pp. 83-90.

99. Pulido, C., M. Saiidi, D. Sanders, and A. Itani, “Ensayo Y Analisis De Porticos De Concreto Reforzado Utilizando Mesa Vibratoria,” Proceedings of the 12th National Mexican Congress of Structural Engineering, Leon, Mexico, November 2000.

100. 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, pp. 272-281.

101. Laplace, P., D. Sanders, and M. Saiidi, “Experimental and Analytical Study of Circular Flexural Retrofitted Columns Subjected to Shake Table Loading,” Proceedings, 6th Caltrans Seismic Research Workshop, Sacramento, California, June 2001, Paper No. 02- 103.

102. Pulido, C, M. Saiidi, D. Sanders, and A. Itani, “Dynamic Assessment and Retrofitting of Reinforced Concrete Bridge Bents,” Proceedings, 6th Caltrans Seismic Research Workshop, Sacramento, California, June 2001, Paper No. 06-102.

103. Laplace, P., D. Sanders, and M. Saiidi, “Experimental and Analytical Study of Shear Dominated Circular Bridge Columns Subjected to Shake Table Loading,” Proceedings, 6th Caltrans Seismic Research Workshop, Sacramento, California, June 2001, Paper No. 06-103.

104. Moore, J., D. Sanders, and M. Saiidi, “Shake Table Testing of A Substandard Two Column Bent with Round Hinged Columns,” Proceedings, 6th Caltrans Seismic Research Workshop, Sacramento, California, June 2001, Paper No. 06-104.

105. 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.

106. 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.

107. Naeim, F., K. Patel, K. Tu, M. Saiidi, A. Itani, and J. Anderson, “A New Rigid Connection for Heavy Beams and Columns in Steel Moment Resisting Frames,” Annual Meeting, Structural Engineers Association of California, San Diego, California, September 2001.

108. Sanchez, F., E. Maragakis, and M. Saiidi, “Seismic Performance of Bridge Restrainers at Intermediate Hinges,” Proceedings, Research in Progress Workshop, Minneapolis, Minnesota, October 2001, pp. 415-420.

109. Sanders, D., M. Saiidi, and K. Moustafa “Impact of Aspect Ratio on Two-Column Bent Seismic Performance,” Proceedings, Research in Progress Workshop, Minneapolis, Minnesota, October 2001, pp. 403-408.

110. Saiidi, M., D. Sanders, A. Itani, and F. Gordaninejad, “Seismic Performance of Substandard, Retrofitted, and New Reinforced Concrete Two-Column Bridge Bents,” Sixth Conference on Railway Transportation, Tehran, Iran, Invited Keynote Paper, November 2001.

111. Sanchez, F., E. Maragakis, M. Saiidi, and A. Kartoum, “Shake Table Test of Bridge Restrainers at Intermediate Hinges,” Proceedings, 17th US-Japan Bridge Engineering Workshop, Tokyo, Japan, November 2001.

112. Nada, H., D. Sanders, and M. Saiidi, “Performance of Flared Columns with Gaps,” Proceedings, 17th US-Japan Bridge Engineering Workshop, Tokyo, Japan, November 2001.

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

114. Griffin, G. and M. Saiidi, “A Response Spectrum Method for Incoherent Multiple Support Excitation of Bridges,” Extended Abstract, Proceedings, EERI Annual Meeting, Long Beach, California, February 2002.

115. Saiidi, M., B. Gopalakrishnan, R. Siddharthan, and E. Reinhardt, “Effect of Soil- Structure Interaction on Seismic Demand in Substandard Bridge Bents,” Extended Abstract, Proceedings, EERI Annual Meeting, Long Beach, California, February 2002.

116. Buckle, I., A. Itani, E. Maragakis, M. Saiidi, and D. Sanders, "Development of A Multiple Shake Table Research Facility," Structures Congress, ASCE, San Francisco, California, April 2002.

117. Correal, J., M. Saiidi, D. Sanders, and S. El-Azazy, “Shake Table Response of Flexure- Dominated Bridge Columns with Interlocking Spirals,” Third National Seismic Conference and Workshop on Bridges and Highways, Portland, Oregon, April 2002, pp. 539-544.

118. Sanders, P. Laplace, M. Saiidi, and S. El-Azazy, “Seismic Performance of Reinforced Concrete Bridge Columns,” Third National Seismic Conference and Workshop on Bridges and Highways, Portland, Oregon, April 2002.

119. 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.

120. Saiidi, M., F. Gordaninejad, B. Gopalakrishnan, and E. Reinhardt, “A New Application of CFRP Fabrics in Earthquake-Resistant RC Bridge Piers,” Proceeding, 3rd International Conference on Composites in Infrastructure, San Francisco, California, June 2002, Paper No. 119, 12pp.

121. Pulido, C., M. Saiidi, D. Sanders, and A. Itani, “Experimental Validation and Analysis of CFRP-Retrofit of A Two-Column Bent,” Proceedings, Third International Conference on Composites in Infrastructure, San Francisco, California, June 2002, Paper No. 077, 9pp.

122. Saiidi, M., D. Sanders, A. Itani, S. El-Azazy, and F. Gordaninejad, “Seismic Safety and Performance of New and Retrofitted Two-Column Bridge Piers,” Proceedings, First International Conference on Bridge Maintenance, Safety, and Management, Barcelona, Spain, July 2002, Paper No. 317, 8pp.

123. Saiidi, M., A. Itani, Q. Yang, and S. Ladkany, “Multifaceted Seismic Evaluation and Retrofit Study of A Major Viaduct,” Proceedings, First International Conference and Annual Meeting of Asian-Pacific Network of Centers for Earthquake Engineering Research, Harbin, China, August 2002, pp. 471-478.

124. Saiidi, M., A. Itani, Q. Yang, and S. Ladkany, “Multifaceted Seismic Evaluation and Retrofit Study of A Major Viaduct,” Proceedings, International Conference on Advances and New Challenges in Earthquake Engineering Research, Hong Kong, China, August 2002, pp. 571-578.

125. Maragakis, E., F. Sanchez-Camargo, M. Saiidi, A. Kartoum, and S. El-Azazy, “Experimental Response of Bridge Hinges Retrofitted with Cable Restrainers,” Proceedings Supplement, Eurodyn 2002 Conference, Munich, Germany, September 2002.

126. Saiidi, M., A. Itani, Q. Yang, and T. Isakovic, “Seismic Performance and Retrofit of a 24-Span Freeway Bridge,” Proceedings, US-China Workshop on Seismic Analysis and Design of Special Bridges, Shanghai, China, October 2002 (MCEER report 03-0004, July, 2003), pp. 161-172.

127. Sanders, D., K. Moustafa, M. Saiidi, and S. El-Azazy, “Shake Table Performance of Bents with Two Circular Columns,” Proceedings, 18th US-Japan Bridge Engineering Workshop, St. Louis, Missouri, November 2002.

128. Mortensen, C., M. Saiidi, and S. Ladkany, “Creep and Shrinkage Losses in Prestressed Concrete Bridges in Highly Variable Climates,” Proceedings, Transportation Research Board Meeting, Washington, DC, January 2003.

129. Hasan, M., S. Ladkany, and M. Saiidi, “Soil and Foundation Non-Linearity Effects on the Seismic Response of A Concrete Bridge Structure,” Proceedings, 38th Engineering Geology and Geotechnical Engineering Symposium, Reno, Nevada, March 2003, pp. 203-215.

130. Sanders, D., M. Saiidi, and K. Mostafa, “Impact of Aspect Ratio on Two-Column Bent Seismic Performance,” Proceedings, ASCE Structures Congress, Seattle, Washington, May-June 2003.

131. Saiidi, M., A. Itani, N. Johnson, J. Mortensen, and S. Ladkany, “Shake Table Response of Bridge Columns,” Proceedings, Earthquake Resistant Engineering Structures- IV, Invited Paper, Ancona, Italy, September 2003, pp. 69-78.

132. Nada, H. Sanders, D.H. and Saiidi, M., “Seismic Analysis and Design of Flared Bridge Columns”, 35th Joint Meeting of the US-Japan Panel on Wind and Seismic Effects, May 12-14, 2003, Tsukuba, Japan.

133. Chandance, S., D. Sanders, M. Saiidi, and S. El-Azazy, ”Static and Dynamic Behavior of Flared Column Bents,” Proceedings, 19th US-Japan Bridge Engineering Workshop, Tokyo, Japan, October-November 2003.

134. 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, pp. 215-226.

135. Griffin, G., and M. Saiidi, “Preliminary Study to Develop Simplified Response Spectrum Method for Incoherent Ground Motion Response of Bridges,” Proceedings, 4th National Seismic Conference and Workshop on Bridges and Highways, Poster No. 3, Memphis, Tennessee, February 2004.

136. Correal, J., M. Saiidi, D. Sanders, and S. El-Azazy, “Seismic Performance of Bridge Columns with Double Interlocking Spirals,” Proceedings, 4th National Seismic Conference and Workshop on Bridges and Highways, Session II, Memphis, Tennessee, February 2004.

137. Correal, J., M. Saiidi, D. Sanders, and S. El-Azazy, “Shake Table Studies of Bridge Columns with Double Interlocking Spirals,” Paper No. 2198, Proceedings, 13th World Conference on Earthquake Engineering, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, August 2004, 15 pp.

138. Moustafa, K., D. Sanders, M. Saiidi, and S. El-Azazy, “Shake Table Testing and Analysis of Two-Column Bents,” Paper No. 2501, Proceedings, 13th World Conference on Earthquake Engineering, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, August 2004, 15 pp.

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

140. 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.

141. Saiidi, M., H. Ghasemi, H. Choi, J. Anderson, and V. Phan, “Feasibility of Bridge Design for Near-Fault Ground Motions,” Proceedings, 20th US-Japan Bridge Engineering Workshop, Washington, DC, October 2004.

142. Correal, J., M. Saiidi, D. Sanders, and S. El-Azazy,” Experimental Studies of Bridge Columns with Double Interlocking Spirals,” Proceedings, 20th US-Japan Bridge Engineering Workshop, Washington, DC, October 2004.

143. 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.

144. 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.

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

146. Saiidi, M., A. Itani, K. Sureshkumar, and S. Ladkany, “Retrofit of Two-Column Bridge Piers with Diamond Shape Columns for Earthquake Loading Using CFRP,” Proceedings, 2nd International Conference on FRP Composites in Civil Engineering , CICE2004, Session B8, Adelaide, Australia, December 2004.

147. Saiidi, M., “Overview of NEESR-SG: Seismic Response of Highway Bridges,” NSF NEES Research Grantees Annual Meeting, San Diego, California, January 2005.

148. Correal, J., and M. Saiidi, “Lessons Learned from Shake Table Testing of RC Columns in Relation to Post-Earthquake Evaluation,” , Proceedings, Society for Experimental Mechanics, IMAC 23 Conference, Orlando, Florida, January-February 2005, Paper 398.

149. Maragakis, E., M. Saiidi, R. Johnson, R. DesRoches, and J. Padgett, “Experimental Evaluation of Seismic Performance of SMA Bridge Restrainers,” Proceedings, Second International Conference on Urban Earthquake Engineering, Tokyo, Japan, March 2005.

150. 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.

151. Saiidi, M., H. Choi, J. Anderson, V. Phan, H. Ghasemi, and I. Friedland, “Feasibility of Bridge Design for Near-Fault Ground Motions,” First US-Portugal International Workshop- Grand Challenges in Earthquake Engineering, “ Lamego, Portugal, Paper 27.1-27.7, July 2005.

152. Cheng, Z., M. Saiidi, and D. Sanders, “Development of Seismic Design Method for Reinforced Concrete Two-Way Bridge Column Hinges,” Proceedings, 76th Annual Structural Engineers Association of California, September-October 2005, pp. 37-47.

153. Sanders, D., K. Moustafa, and M. Saiidi, “Shake Table Testing and Analysis of Two- Column Bents,” Proceedings, Paper No. 01-502, Caltrans Bridge Research Conference, Sacramento, California, October-November 2005.

154. 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.

155. Sanders, D., H. Nada, and M. Saiidi, “Seismic Design of Flared Columns,” Proceedings, Paper No. 01-503, Caltrans Bridge Research Conference, Sacramento, California, October-November 2005.

156. Choi, H., M. Saiidi, and P. Somerville, “Bridge Seismic Analysis Procedure to Address Near-Fault Effects,” Proceedings, Paper No. 02-501, Caltrans Bridge Research Conference, Sacramento, California, October-November 2005.

157. 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,” Proceedings, 2005 Asia-Pacific Network of Centers for Earthquake Engineering Research, Jeju, Korea, Session V, Paper HR-4, November 2005.

158. Johnson, N., M. Saiidi, and D. Sanders, “Analysis of the Shake Table Response of a Two-Span Bridge System,” Proceedings, 2005 Asia-Pacific Network of Centers for Earthquake Engineering Research, Jeju, Korea, Session III, Paper NE-9, November 2005.

159. Ladkany, S., N. Ghafoori, M. Hassan, S. Suieki, M. Saiidi, “Seismic Evaluation and Retrofit of A Bridge Ramp of the Las Vegas Viaduct,” Proceedings, International Conference on Bridge Management Systems, Monitoring, Assessment and Rehabilitation, Cairo, Egypt, March 2006.

160. Wehbe, N., M. Saiidi, and M. Reuer,” Confinement of Bridge Columns: Performance Evaluation of Seismic Requirements of USA Codes,” Proceedings, Civil Engineering Infrastructure Systems (CEIS 2006), Beirut, Lebanon, June 2006, 12p.

161. 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,” Proceedings, 3rd International Conference on Bridge Maintenance, Safety, and Management, Porto, Portugal, July 2006, 8p.

162. Zhu, Z., A. Mirmiran, and M. Saiidi, “Seismic Performance of Reinforced Concrete Bridge Columns Encased in Fiber Composite Tube ,” Proceedings, 3rd International Conference on Bridge Maintenance, Safety, and Management, Porto, Portugal, July 2006, 7p.

163. 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,” Proceedings, National Biennial Conference on Concrete Structures and Materials, ASOCRETO, Folder on Bridges, Cartagena, Colombia, September 2006.

164. Phan, V., M. Saiidi, J. Anderson, and H. Ghasemi, “Experimental Evaluation of Near Field Earthquake Effects on Bridge Columns,” Proceedings, Second US-Taiwan Bridge Engineering Workshop, Session on Natural Hazard and Emergency Response, San Francisco, California, September 2006.

165. Hwang, S., M. Saiidi, S. Wadia-Fascetti, J. Browning, J. Lynch, K. Tawfiq, K. Tsai, G. Song, and Y. Mo, “Experiments and Simulation of Reinforced Concrete Buildings Subjected to Reversed Cyclic Loading and Shake Table Excitation,” Proceedings, 4th International Conference on Earthquake Engineering, Taipei, Taiwan, October 2006, Paper No. 175, 13p.

166. Saiidi, M., R. Nelson, M. Zadeh, and I. Buckle, “Shake Table Studies of a 4-Span Reinforced Concrete Bridge Model,” Proceedings, 2007 Asia-Pacific Network of Centers for Earthquake Engineering Research, Paper No. 56, Hong Kong, China, May 2007.

167. 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.

168. 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, Session on Bridges, June 2007, pp. 85-94.

169. Saiidi, M., “Superelastic Shape Memory Alloy Reinforced Concrete,” CANSMART 2007, Proceedings, 10th Canadian Conference on Smart Materials, Montreal, Canada, October 2007, pp. 57-66.

170. Zaghi, A., and M. Saiidi, “Mechanism of Shear Force Transfer in RC Columns with Pipe Pins,” Proceedings, Tenth Pan American Congress of Applied Mechanics, Cancun, Mexico, January 2008, pp. 243-246.

171. Saiidi, M., R. Nelson, M. Zadeh, and I. Buckle, “Seismic Performance of a Large-Scale 4-Span Bridge Model Subjected to Shake Table Testing, “ Proceedings, National Concrete Bridge Conference, St. Louis, Missouri, May 2008, Paper No. 107.

172. Saiidi, M., “Examples of Evolution in Experimental Studies of Concrete Bridge Seismic Response,” (Invited Paper) Proceedings, Seminar in Honor of 2008 ACI President, Luis Garcia, University of Los Andes, Bogota, Columbia, May 2008.

173. Saiidi, M., “Evolution in Experimental Studies of Concrete Bridge Seismic Response,” (Invited Paper), Proceedings, The Third International Conference on Bridges,” Tehran, Iran, May 2008.

174. Saiid, M., “Physical Modeling of Concrete Bridges Subjected to Earthquakes,” Proceedings, International Scientific Symposium on Modeling of Structures, Mostar, Bosnia, November 2008.

175. Saiidi, M., “Managing Seismic Performance of Highway Bridges-Evolution in Experimental Research,” (Invited Keynote Paper), Proceedings, 4th International Conference on Bridge Maintenance, Safety, and Management, Seoul, S. Korea, July 2008, 20pp.

176. Vosooghi, A., M. Saiidi, and S. El-Azazy, “Post-Earthquake Evaluation of Reinforced Concrete Bridge Columns,” (Invited Paper), Proceedings, Session WeM-1, 4th International Conference on Bridge Maintenance, Safety, and Management, Seoul, S. Korea, July 2008, 7pp.

177. Choi, H., M. Saiidi, P. Somerville, and S. El-Azazy, “Seismic Performance of a Two-Span Bridge Subjected to Fault-Rupture,” Proceedings, Session TuM-8, 4th International Conference on Bridge Maintenance, Safety, and Management, Seoul, S. Korea, July 2008, 7pp.

178. 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,” Proceedings, Session TuM-8, 4th International Conference on Bridge Maintenance, Safety, and Management, Seoul, S. Korea, July 2008, 8pp.

179. Brown, A., and M. Saiidi, “Investigation of Near-Fault vs. Far Field Ground Motion Effects on a Substandard Bridge Bent,” ," Proceedings, the 24th US-Japan Bridge Engineering Workshop, Minneapolis, Minnesota, Session 3, September 2008, pp. 99-108.

180. Gutierrez, J., S. Arnold, A. Vosooghi, and M. Saiidi, “Emergency Repair of Damaged Bridge Columns using Fiber Reinforced Polymer (FRP) Materials,” Proceedings, Structural Engineers Association of California Convention, Kohala Coast, Hawaii, September 2008, pp. 163-169.

181. Vosooghi, A., M. Saiidi, and J. Gutierrez, “Rapid Repair of RC Bridge Columns Subjected to Earthquakes,” 2nd International Conference on Concrete Repair, Rehabilitation, and Retrofitting, Cape Town, S. Africa, November 2008, pp. 1113-1119.

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

183. 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), Proceedings, Session W4A, Jeju, S. Korea, May 2009.

184. Saiidi, M., C. Cruz, and D. Hillis, “High-Performance Materials in Earthquake-Resistant Concrete Bridges,” Proceedings, Fifth International Structural engineering and Construction Conference (ISEC-5), Invited keynote paper, Las Vegas, Nevada, September 2009, pp. 3-6.

185. Saiidi, M., C. Cruz, and D. Hillis, “Multi-Shake Table Seismic Studies of a 33-Meter Concrete Bridge with High-Performance Materials,” Proceedings, Second International Conference on Recent Advances in Railroad Engineering, Invited keynote paper, Tehran, Iran, October 2009.

186. 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, pp. 311-320.

187. Motaref, S., M. Saiidi, and D. Sanders, “Segmental Bridge Columns w/ Damage-Free Plastic Hinges,” Proceedings, Special International Workshop on Seismic Connection Details for Segmental Bridge Construction, Seattle, Washington, July 2009,” MCEER Technical Report 09-0012, University of Buffalo, Buffalo, New York, December 2009, pp. 75-82.

188. Cruz, C., M. Saiidi, and D. Hillis, “Analytical Study of a 4-Span Bridge with Advanced Materials,” Proceedings, 4th International Workshop on Reliable Engineering Computing, Singapore, March 2010, pp. 197-210.

189. Saiidi, M., A. Ebrahimpour, and N. Johnson, “Nonlinear Analysis of Earthquake Response of a Four-Span RC Bridge Model,” Proceedings, International Conference on Bridge Maintenance, Safety, and Management, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, July 2010.

190. Cruz-Noguez, C, and M. Saiidi, “Simulated Response of Bridges with Advanced Materials under Near-Fault Earthquakes,” Proceedings, 3rd World Science and Engineering Academy and Society International Conference on Engineering Mechanics, Structures, and Engineering Geology, Korfu, Greece, July 2010, pp. 429-434.

191. 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.

192. Ebrahimpour, A., M. Saiidi, and N. Johnson, “Seismic Response of a Four-Span R/C Bridge Model Using OpenSees FE Software,” Thirteenth International Conference on Civil, Structural and Environmental Engineering Computing, Crete, Greece, September 2011.

193. Saiidi, M., A. Vosooghi, A. Zaghi, S. Motaref, and C. Cruz, “Innovative Earthquake-Resistant Bridges- Repair, Connections, and Materials,” Keynote Paper, Proceedings, International Conference IBSBI 2011, Innovations on Bridges and Soil-Bridge Interaction, Athens, Greece, October 2011, pp. 107-123.

194. Saiidi, M., A. Vosooghi, Z. Haber, S. Motaref, and C. Cruz, and D. Sanders, “Next Generation of Earthquake-Resistant Bridges,” Keynote Paper, International Conference EQADS 2011, Earthquake Analysis and Design of Structures, Coimbatore, India, December 2011, pp. 125-134.

195. 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, pp. 1439-1450.

196. Larkin, A., D. Sanders, and M. Saiidi, “Unbonded Prestressed Columns for Earthquake Resistance,” Proceedings, ASCE Structures Congress, Chicago, Illinois, March 2012.

197. 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 Paper, Proceedings, Ninth International Congress on Civil Engineering, 9ICCE,  Isfahan, Iran, May 2012, 12pp.

198. Tazarv, M., and M. Saiidi, “Mitigation of Residual Displacement of RC Bridge Columns by Shape Memory Alloy under Seismic Loads,” Proceedings, Fifth European Conference on Structural Control, EACS 2012, Paper No. 085, Genova, Italy, June 2012, 8pp.

199. Kavianipour, F., and M. Saiidi, “Shake Table Testing of A Quarter-Scale 4-Span Bridge With Composite Piers,” Proceedings, International Conference on Bridge Maintenance, Safety, and Management, Stresa, Italy, July 2012, pp. 1966-1973.

200. Haber, Z., M. Saiidi, Y-C Ou, and D. Sanders, “A Method for Calculating the Seismic Response of Bridge Columns with Grouted Sleeve Column-Footing Connections,” Proceedings, Seventh National Seismic Conference on Bridges and Highways, Oakland, California, May 2013, 10pp.

201. Tazarv, M. and M. Saiidi, “Emulative Moment-Resistant RC Bridge Column-Footing Connection for Accelerated Bridge Construction in High Seismic Zone,” Proceedings, Seventh National Seismic Conference on Bridges and Highways, Oakland, California, May 2013, 10pp.

202. Vosooghi, A., Saini, A., and M. Saiidi, "Probabilistic Damage Control Approach for Seismic Design of Bridges," Proceedings, Seventh National Seismic Conference on Bridges and Highways, Paper No. B3-2, Oakland, California, May 2013, 11pp.

203. Saiidi, M., M. Keever, J. Kapur, W. Yen, W. Dekelbab, A. Bardow, J. and D. Tobias, " Performance of Accelerated Bridge Construction Connections in Bridges Subjected to Extreme Events (NCHRP Domestic Scan 11-02)," Proceedings, Seventh National Seismic Conference on Bridges and Highways, Oakland, California, May 2013, 13 pp.

204. Saini, A., A. Vosooghi, and M. Saiidi, “Probabilistic Performance-Based Seismic Design of Bridge Columns,” Invited, Proceedings, 4th International Conference on Computational Methods in Structural Dynamics and Earthquake Engineering, COMPDYN, Kos Island, Greece, June 2013, 9pp.

205. Haber, Z, M. Saiidi, and D. Sanders, “Emulative Column-Footing Connections for Seismic Design in Accelerated Bridge Construction,” Invited, Proceedings, 4th International Conference on Computational Methods in Structural Dynamics and Earthquake Engineering, COMPDYN, Kos Island, Greece, June 2013, 8pp.

206. Isakovic, T, M. Saiidi, and M. Fischinger, “Numerical Modeling of A Four-Span Bridge, Biaxially Tested on Three Shake Tables,” Invited, Proceedings, 4th International Conference on Computational Methods in Structural Dynamics and Earthquake Engineering, COMPDYN, Kos Island, Greece, June 2013, 12pp.

207. Saiidi, M., Saini, A., and A. Vosooghi, “Probabilistic Damage Control Seismic Design of Bridges using Structural Reliability Concepts,” Proceedings, 11th International Conference on Structural Reliability Safety and Reliability, ICOSSAR, New York City, New York, June 2013, 8pp.

208. Varela, S., and M. Saiidi, M.“ Shear Behavior of Engineered Cementitious Composite (ECC) Structural Members,” Proceedings, 2nd Conference on Smart Materials Monitoring, Assessment and Rehabilitation of Civil Structures, Paper No. 303, Istanbul, Turkey, September 2013, 8pp.

209. 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, Paper No. 58, Grapevine, Texas, September 2013, 12pp.

210. 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, Paper No. 39, Grapevine, Texas, September 2013, 11pp.

211. Mehrsoroush, A., and Saiidi, M., “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, Paper No. CH199, pp.1472-1479.

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

213. Saini, A., and M. Saiidi, “Post-Earthquake Damage Repair of Various Reinforced Concrete Bridge Components,” Special session: Seismic rehabilitation and retrofit of structures, Paper No. 2316, 2nd European Conference on Earthquake Engineering and Seismology, Istanbul, Turkey, August 2014, pp. 9.

214. Saiidi, M., M. Tazarv, B. Nakashoji, S. Varela, and F. Kavianipour, “Resilient and Sustainable Bridges of the Future,” Keynote Paper, Proceedings, Second International Conference on Innovation in Bridges and Soil-Structure Interaction, IBSBI 2014, Athens, Greece, October 2014, pp. 57-68.

215. Varela, S. and M. Saiidi, “Damage-Free Earthquake-Resistant Deconstructible Columns for ABC,” Proceedings, National Accelerated Bridge Construction Conference, Miami, Florida, December 2014, pp. 620-629.

216. Mehrsoroush, A., and M. Saiidi, “An Earthquake-Resistant Column Base Pipe Pin for ABC,” Proceedings, National Accelerated Bridge Construction Conference, Miami, Florida, December 2014, pp. 650-658.

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

218. Saiidi, M., S. Varela, M. Tazarv, M. O’Brien, and F. Kavianipour, “Smart Materials for Accelerated Bridge Construction in High Seismic Zones,” Invited Keynote Paper, Paper No. 280, Proceedings, 3rd Conference on Smart Materials Monitoring, Assessment and Rehabilitation of Civil Structures, Antalya, Turkey, September 2015.

219. Varela, S., and M. Saiidi, “Seismic Behavior of Reinforced Concrete Bridge Columns with Copper-Base SMA and ECC,” Paper No. 161, Proceedings, 3rd Conference on Smart Materials Monitoring, Assessment and Rehabilitation of Civil Structures, Antalya, Turkey, September 2015.

220. 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, pp. 2075-2082.

221. 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, pp. 1269-1273.

222. 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 Paper No. 10, 14th International Symposium in Structural Engineering, Beijing, China, October 2016.

223. Varela, S., and M. Saiidi, “Bridges Designed for Disassembly: a Resilient and Sustainable ABC Solution,” Proceedings Paper No. IBC 17-51, 34th International Bridge Conference, National Harbor, Maryland, June 2017.

224. Bingle, J., Khaleghi, B., and M. Saiidi, “Accelerated Bridge Construction Using Innovative Materials, Design and Construction Methods,” Proceedings Paper No. IBC 17-52, 34th International Bridge Conference, National Harbor, Maryland, June 2017.

225. Tazarv, M., and M. Saiidi, “Analysis, Design, and Construction of SMA-Reinforced FRP-Confined Concrete Columns,” Proceedings, Session 3- SMA, 4th Conference on Smart Monitoring, Assessment and Rehabilitation of Civil Structures, Zurich, Switzerland, September 2017, 8pp.

226. Saiidi, M. and S. Varela, “Bridge Columns and Systems of the Future-Resilient and Deconstructible,” Keynote Paper, Fourth International Conference on Structural Engineering, Iranian Society of Structural Engineering, Tehran, Iran, February 2018, 10pp.

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

228.  Mehrsoroush, A., M. Saiidi, and K. Ryan, “Seismic Performance of One-piece Pipe Pins and Precast Rebar Hinges in Bridge Piers,” Proceedings, 11th US National Conference on Earthquake Engineering, Los Angeles, California, July 2018. 

229.  Benjumea, J., M. Saiidi, and A. Itani, “Assessment of a Pretest Analytical Model of a Two-Span ABC Bridge System Tested under Biaxial Ground Motions,” Proceedings, the 5th International Symposium on Bridge Design and Construction, Bucaramanga, Columbia, November 2018.

 

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