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Journal Papers:

"Liquefaction of Reclaimed Island in Kobe, Japan," (1996), A. -W. Elgamal, M. Zeghal, and E. Parra, Journal of Geotechnical Engineering, ASCE, Vol. 122, No. 1, 39-49, January.

"Computational Modeling of Cyclic Mobility and Post-Liquefaction Site Response," (2002), A. Elgamal, Z. Yang and E. Parra, Soil Dynamics and Earthquake Engineering, 22(4), 259-271. ( See paper in PDF format ).

"Influence of Permeability on Liquefaction-Induced Shear Deformation," (2002), Z. Yang and A. Elgamal, J. Engineering Mechanics, ASCE, 128(7), 720-729. ( See paper in PDF format ).

"Numerical Analysis of Embankment Foundation Liquefaction Countermeasures," (2002), A. Elgamal, E. Parra, Z. Yang, and K. Adalier, J. Earthquake Engineering, 6(4), 447-471. ( See paper in PDF format ).

"Modeling of Cyclic Mobility in Saturated Cohesionless Soils," (2003), A. Elgamal, Z. Yang, E. Parra and A. Ragheb, Int. J. Plasticity, 19, 883-905. ( See paper in PDF format ).

"Application of unconstrained optimization and sensitivity analysis to calibration of a soil constitutive model ," (2003), Z. Yang and A. Elgamal, Int. J for Numerical and Analytical Methods in Geomechanics, 27(15), 1255-1316. ( See paper in PDF format ).

"Computational Model for Cyclic Mobility and Associated Shear Deformation," (2003), Z. Yang, A. Elgamal and E. Parra, J. Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering, ASCE, 129(12), 1119-1127. ( See paper in PDF format ).

"A Web-based Platform for Live Internet Computation of Seismic Ground Response," (2004), Z. Yang, J. Lu, and A. Elgamal, Advances in Engineering Software, 35, 249-259. ( See paper in PDF format ).

"Earth Dams on Liquefiable Foundation: Numerical Prediction of Centrifuge Experiments," (2004), Z. Yang, A. Elgamal, K. Adalier, and M. Sharp, J. Engineering Mechanics, ASCE, 130(10), 1168-1176. ( See paper in PDF format ).

"Dynamic Response of Saturated Dense Sand in Laminated Centrifuge Container," (2005), A. Elgamal, Z. Yang, T. Lai, B.L. Kutter, and D. Wilson, J. Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering, ASCE, 131(5), 598-609. ( See paper in PDF format ).


Conference Papers:

"Identification and Modeling of Earthquake Ground Response," (1995), A. -W. Elgamal, M. Zeghal, and E. Parra, First International Conference on Earthquake Geotechnical Engineering, IS-TOKYO'95, Vol. 3, 1369-1406, Ishihara, K., Ed., Balkema, Tokyo, Japan, Nov. 14-16. (Invited Theme Lecture).

"Prediction of Seismically-Induced Lateral Deformation During Soil Liquefaction," (1995), T. Abdoun and A. -W. Elgamal, Eleventh African Regional Conference on Soil Mechanics and Foundation Engineering, International Society for Soil Mechanics and Foundation Engineering, Cairo, Egypt, Dec. 11-15.

"Analyses of Site Liquefaction and Remediation," (1996), Parra, E., K. Adalier, A. -W. Elgamal, A. Ragheb, and M. Zeghal, Eleventh World Conference on Earthquake Engineering, Paper #372, 8 pp., Acapulco, Mexico, June 23-28

"Identification and Modeling of Earthquake Ground Response II: Site Liquefaction," (1996), M. Zeghal, A. -W. Elgamal, and E. Parra, Soil Dynamics and Earthquake Engineering, Vol. 15, 523-547, Elsevier Science Ltd.

"Soil Dilation and Shear Deformations During Liquefaction," (1998a), A.-W. Elgamal, R. Dobry, E. Parra, and Z. Yang, , Proc. 4th Intl. Conf. on Case Histories in Geotechnical Engineering, S. Prakash, Ed., St. Louis, MO, March 8-15, pp1238-1259. ( See paper in PDF format ).

"Liquefaction Constitutive Model," (1998b), A.-W. Elgamal, E. Parra, Z. Yang, R. Dobry and M. Zeghal, Proc. Intl. Workshop on The Physics and Mechanics of Soil Liquefaction, Lade, P., Ed., Sept. 10-11, Baltimore, MD, Balkema. ( See paper in PDF format ).

"Modeling of Liquefaction-Induced Shear Deformations," (1999), A. Elgamal, Z. Yang, E. Parra and R. Dobry, Second International Conference on Earthquake Geotechnical Engineering, Lisbon, Portugal, 21-25 June, Balkema. ( See paper in PDF format ).

"Dynamic Soil Properties, Seismic Downhole Arrays and Applications in Practice," (2001), A. Elgamal, T. Lai, Z. Yang, and L. He (CD-ROM), State-of-the-art paper, Proc. 4th Intl. Conf. on Recent Advances in Geotechnical Earthquake Engineering and Soil Dynamics, San Diego, CA, March 26-31, S. Prakash, (Ed.). ( See paper in PDF format ).

"Sand Boil Mechanisms and Effects on Liquefaction-Induced Ground Deformations," (2001), Z. Yang and A. Elgamal, 15th Intl. Conference on Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering, Istanbul, Turkey, August. A.M. Ansal (Ed.), 345-350. ( See paper in PDF format ).

"A Numerical Study of Lateral Spreading Behind a Caisson Type Quay Wall," (2001), Z. Yang, A. Elgamal, T. Abdoun and C-J Lee, Proc. 4th Intl. Conf. on Recent Advances in Geotechnical Earthquake Engineering and Soil Dynamics, San Diego, CA, March 26-31, S. Prakash, (Ed.). ( See paper in PDF format ).

"Nonlinear Seismic Response of a Bridge Site Subjected to Spatially Varying Ground Motion," (2003), Z. Yang, L. He, J. Bielak, Y. Zhang, A. Elgamal and J. Conte, Proc., 16th ASCE Engineering Mechanics Conference, July 16-18, Univ. of Washington, Seattle, WA. ( See paper in PDF format ).

"Treatment of Seismic Input and Boundary Conditions in Nonlinear Seismic Analysis of a Bridge Ground System," (2003), Y. Zhang, Z. Yang, J. Bielak, J. Conte and A. Elgamal, Proc., 16th ASCE Engineering Mechanics Conference, July 16-18, Univ. of Washington, Seattle, WA. ( See paper in PDF format ).

"Effect of Container Boundary on Seismic Embankment Response in Centrifuge Model Tests," (2004), Z. Yang, A. Elgamal, K. Adaliar and M. Sharp, Proc., 11th Int. Conf. on Soil Dynamics & Earthquake Engineering and 3rd Int. Conf. on Earthquake Geotechnical Engineering, January 7-9, University of California, Berkeley. D. Doolin, A. Kammerer, T. Nogami, R.B. Seed, and I. Towhata (Eds.), 1, 669-675. ( See paper in PDF format ).

"Numerical Modeling of Dynamic Centrifuge Experiments on Saturated Dense Sand Stratum," (2004), T. Lai, A. Elgamal, Z. Yang, D. Wilson and B. Kutter, Proc., 11th Int. Conf. on Soil Dynamics & Earthquake Engineering and 3rd Int. Conf. on Earthquake Geotechnical Engineering, January 7-9, University of California, Berkeley. D. Doolin, A. Kammerer, T. Nogami, R.B. Seed, and I. Towhata (Eds.), 1, 558-565. ( See paper in PDF format ).

"A Multi-Surface Plasticity Sand Model Including the Lode Angle Effect," (2004), Z. Yang, and A. Elgamal, Proc., 17th ASCE Engineering Mechanics Conference, June 13-16, U. of Delaware, Newark, DE. ( See paper in PDF format ).

"Computational Modeling of Nonlinear Soil Structure Interaction on Parallel Computers," (2004), J. Lu, Z. Yang, L. He, J. Peng, A. Elgamal and K. Law, Proc., 13th World Conference on Earthquake Engineering, Vancouver, B.C., Canada, August 1-6, Paper No. 530. ( See paper in PDF format ).

"Seismic Reliability Assessment of a Bridge Ground System," (2004), Y. Zhang, G. Acero, J. Conte, Z. Yang and A. Elgamal, Proc., 13th World Conference on Earthquake Engineering, Vancouver, B.C., Canada, August 1-6, Paper No. 2978. ( See paper in PDF format ).


PhD Theses:

"Numerical Modeling of Liquefaction and Lateral Ground Deformation Including Cyclic Mobility and Dilation Response in Soil Systems," (1996), Ender Parra, PhD Thesis, Dept. of Civil Engineering, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, NY.

"Numerical Analysis of Seismically Induced Deformations In Saturated Granular Soil Strata," (1994), Ahmed M. Ragheb, PhD Thesis, Dept. of Civil Engineering, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, NY.

"Numerical modeling of earthquake site response including dilation and liquefaction," (2000), Zhaohui Yang, PhD Thesis, Dept. of Civil Engineering and Engineering Mechanics, Columbia University, NY, New York.