Journal Papers

  1. Zhang, W., Wang, N., Nicholson, C.D. and Hadikhan Tehrani M. (2017). A Stage-wise Decision Framework for Transportation Network Resilience Planning and Recovery. Sustainable and Resilient Infrastructure,  In review
  2. Lin, P. and Wang, N. (2017). Stochastic Post-Disaster Functionality Recovery of Community Building Portfolios II: Application. Structural Safety, 69C, 106-117. DOI: 10.1016/j.strusafe.2017.05.004
  3. Lin, P. and Wang, N. (2017). Stochastic Post-Disaster Functionality Recovery of Community Building Portfolios I: Modeling. Structural Safety, 69C, 96-105. DOI: 10.1016/j.strusafe.2017.05.002
  4. McAllister, T., Wang, N. and Ellingwood, B.R. (2017). Determining Mean Recurrence Intervals for Updated Wind Maps in ASCE 7-16. ASCE Journal of Structural Engineering, In review
  5. Zhang, W. & Wang, N. (2017). Bridge Network Maintenance Prioritization under Budget Constraint. Structural Safety, 67,96–104
  6. Zhang, W., Lin, P., Wang, N., Nicholson, C.D. & Xue, X. (2017). Probabilistic Prediction of Post-disaster Functionality Loss of Community Building Inventories Considering Utility DisruptionsASCE Journal of Structural Engineering, Special Issue on Structural Design and Robustness for Community Resilience to Natural Hazards. DOI:10.1061/(ASCE)ST.1943-541X.0001984.
  7. Wang, Y., Wang, N., Lin, P., Ellingwood, B., Mahmoud, H., and Maloney, T. (2017). De-aggregation of Community Resilience Goals to Obtain Minimum Performance Objectives for Buildings under Tornado Hazards. Structural Safety. DOI: 10.1016/j.strusafe.2017.10.003
  8. Maloney, T., Ellingwood, B., Mahmoud, H., Wang, N., Wang, Y., Lin, P. (2017). Performance and Risk to Light-framed Wood Residential Buildings Subjected to Tornados. Structural Safety. DOI: 10.1016/j.strusafe.2017.10.004
  9. Feng, K., Wang, N., Li, Q.and Lin, P. (2017) Enhancing Resilience of Building Portfolios Considering the Functional Interdependence among Community Sectors. Structural Safety. 66, 118–126.
  10. Zhang, W., Wang, N., & Nicholson, C. (2017). Resilience-based Post-Disaster Recovery Strategies for Road-bridge NetworksStructure and Infrastructure Engineering, 13(11), 1404-1413.
  11. Lin, P., & Wang, N. (2016). Building Portfolio Fragility Functions to Support Scalable Community Resilience AssessmentSustainable and Resilient Infrastructure1(3-4), 108-122. [PDF]
  12. Xue, X., Wang, N., Ellingwood, B.R. & Zhang, Ke. (2017). Flood Hazard Modeling to Support Community Resilience Planning for an Evolving Climate. Natural Hazards Review, In Review
  13. Ellingwood, B. R., Cutler, H., Gardoni, P., Peacock, W. G., van de Lindt, J. W., & Wang, N. (2016). The Centerville Virtual Community: A Fully Integrated Decision Model of Interacting Physical and Social Infrastructure SystemsSustainable and Resilient Infrastructure1(3-4), 95-107.
  14. Lin, P., Wang, N., & Ellingwood, B. R. (2016). A Risk De-Aggregation Framework That Relates Community Resilience Goals to Building Performance ObjectivesSustainable and Resilient Infrastructure1(1-2), 1-13. [PDF]
  15. Zhang, W., & Wang, N. (2016). Resilience-based Risk Mitigation for Road NetworksStructural Safety62, 57-65.[PDF]
  16. Wang, N. and B.R. Ellingwood (2015). Limit State Design Criteria for FRP Strengthening of RC Bridge Components, Structural Safety, 56, 1–8.
  17. Wang, N., & Ellingwood, B. R. (2014). Estimating Nominal Strength of Built-up CFRP Laminates From Standardized Specimen TestsStructural Safety47, 24-28.
  18. Wang, N., & Zarghamee, M. S. (2013). Evaluating Fitness-for-service of Corroded Metal Pipelines: Structural Reliability BasesJournal of Pipeline Systems Engineering and Practice5(1), 04013012.
  19. Wang, N., O’Malley, C., Ellingwood, B. R., & Zureick, A. H. (2011). Bridge Rating Using System Reliability Assessment. I: Assessment and Verification by Load TestingJournal of Bridge Engineering16(6), 854-862.
  20. Wang, N., Ellingwood, B. R., & Zureick, A. H. (2011). Bridge Rating Using System Reliability Assessment. II: Improvements to Bridge Rating PracticesJournal of Bridge Engineering16(6), 863-871.
  21. Wang, N., Ellingwood, B. R., & Zureick, A. H. (2010). Reliability-based Evaluation of Flexural Members Strengthened with Externally Bonded Fiber-reinforced Polymer CompositesJournal of Structural Engineering136(9), 1151-1160.

Conference Proceedings

  1. Xue, X., Wang, N., Ellingwood, B.R. & Zhang, K. (2017). The Impact of Climate Change on Riverine Flooding at a Community Scale. In 12th International Conference on Structural Safety & Reliability (ICOSSAR2017), Vienna, Austria, August 2017.
  2. Wang, Y. & Wang, N. (2017). A Decision Framework to Achieve Building Portfolio Resilience Goals under Tornado Hazard. In 12th International Conference on Structural Safety & Reliability (ICOSSAR2017), Vienna, Austria, August 2017.
  3. Zhang, W., Wang, N.,  Nicholson, C. & Tehrani, M.H. (2017). Stage-wised Resilience Planning for Transportation Networks. In 12th International Conference on Structural Safety & Reliability (ICOSSAR2017), Vienna, Austria, August 2017.
  4. Lin, P. &  Wang, N. (2017). A Simulation-based Model for Post-Disaster Functionality Recovery of Community Building Portfolios. In 12th International Conference on Structural Safety & Reliability (ICOSSAR2017), Vienna, Austria, August 2017.
  5. Kendra M. D., Xue, X., Xu, J., Wang, N, Kolar, R.L.  and Geoghegan, K.M. (2017). A Coupled Model System for Hurricanes, Storm Surge and Coastal Flooding to Support Community Resilience Planning under Climate Change. In 12th International Conference on Structural Safety & Reliability (ICOSSAR2017), Vienna, Austria, August 2017.
  6. Cutler, H., Nicholson, C., Wang, N, and Zahran, S. (2016). Merging Economic and Civil Engineering Models to Estimate the Impact of Earthquakes.  In 55th Annual Meeting of the Southern Regional Science Association, Washington, D.C. 2016.
  7. Van de Lindt, J.W., Ellingwood, B. R., Wang, N., Mahmoud, H., Koliou, M. (2016). The Role of Structural Robustness in Risk-Informed Community Resilience Planning. In 85th Structural Engineers Association of California (SEAOC) Convention, Maui, 2016.
  8. Ellingwood, B.R., van de Lindt, J.W., Cox, D., Wang, N., Cutler, H., Peacock, W. and Gardoni, P. (2016) Introducing the NIST center of excellence for risk-based community resilience planning: Part II: Center of excellence community resilience testbeds, climate change and upcoming center research activities. In World 1st International Workshop on Resilience, Torino, Italy, 2016.
  9. Zhang, W., Cao, M. and Wang, N (2015). Travel Time Reliability Based Bridge Network Maintenance Optimization under Budget Constraint. In The 12th International Conference on Applications of Statistics and Probability in Civil Engineering- (ICASP12), Canada, July 12-15, 2015.
  10. Wang, N. and Ellingwood, B.R (2015). De-aggregating Community Resilience Objectives to Achieve Building Performance Goals. The 12th International Conference on Applications of Statistics and Probability in Civil Engineering, ICASP12, Canada, July 12-15, 2015.
  11. Wang, N., Ellingwood, B.R.  and Zureick, A.H. (2013). Reliability-based Framework for Improving Highway Bridge Capacity Ratings. International Conference on Structural Safety and Reliability (ICOSSAR), New York, USA, June 2013.
  12. Wang, N., & Zarghamee, M. S. (2012). LRFD Approach to CFRP Renewal of Prestressed Concrete Cylinder Pipes. In Pipelines 2012: Innovations in Design, Construction, Operations, and Maintenance, Doing More with Less (pp. 481-493).
  13. Wang, N., & Zarghamee, M. S. (2012). Reliability-based Framework for Determination of Fitness for Service of Corroding Metal Pipes. In Structures Congress 2012 (pp. 1247-1257). Chicago, USA, March 2012.
  14. Wang, N., Ellingwood, B. R., & Zureick, A. H. (2011). Improved Bridge Capacity Rating Methods Based on System Reliability AssessmentApplications of Statistics and Probability in Civil Engineering, 171. Zurich, Switzerland, August 2011.
  15. Wang, N., Ellingwood, B.R.  and Zureick, A. H.  (2010). Reliability-Based Framework for Achieving Realistic and Time-Dependent Highway Bridge Capacity Ratings. International Symposium on Reliability Engineering and Risk Management (ISRERM), Shanghai, China, 2010.

Technical Report

  1. Zarghamee, M.S., M. Engindeniz, and N. Wang. (2012). CFRP Renewal of Prestressed Concrete Cylinder Pipes. Project No. 04352, published by Water Research Foundation.
  2. Ellingwood, B.R., A.H. Zureick, N. Wang, and C. O’Malley. (2009). Condition Assessment of Existing Bridge Structures, Task 4 – Development of Guidelines for Condition Assessment, Evaluation, and Rating of Bridges in Georgia. GDOT Project RP 05-01.
  3. Wang, N., B.R. Ellingwood, A.H. Zureick, and C. O’Malley. (2008). Condition Assessment of Existing Bridge Structures, Task 1 – State of the Art of Bridge Condition Assessment. GDOT Project RP 05-01.
  4. O’Malley, C., N. Wang, B.R. Ellingwood, and A. Zureick. (2007). Condition Assessment of Existing Bridge Structures: Report of Tasks 2&3 – Bridge Load Testing Program. GDOT Project RP 05-01.