1st Edition

Life-Cycle of Structural Systems Design, Assessment, Maintenance and Management

    Life-Cycle of Structural Systems: Design, Assessment, Maintenance and Management contains the papers presented at IALCCE2014, the fourth International Symposium on Life-Cycle Civil Engineering (IALCCE2014), held in Tokyo, Japan, November 16-19, 2014. It consists of a book of extended abstracts (466 pp) and a DVD (2332 pp) with 312 full papers including the Fazlur R. Khan lecture, 7 keynote lectures, and 304 technical papers from 38 countries.

    All major aspects of life-cycle engineering are addressed, with special focus on structural damage processes, life-cycle design, inspection, monitoring, assessment, maintenance and rehabilitation, life-cycle cost of structures and infrastructures, life-cycle performance of special structures, and life-cycle oriented computational tools.

    The aim of the editors is to provide a valuable source for anyone interested in life-cycle of civil infrastructure systems, including students, researchers and practitioners from all areas of engineering and industry.

    Symposium organization

    Life-cycle of structural systems: Recent achievements and future directions
    D.M. Frangopol & M. Soliman

    An investigation of two methodologies to determine optimal life cycle activity profiles for bridges
    B.T. Adey & Z. Mirzaei
    Failure times of concrete structures in aggressive environment
    F. Biondini & D.M. Frangopol
    Time-dependent earthquake risk assessment modeling incorporating sustainability metrics
    A. Rao, M. Lepech & A.S. Kiremidjian
    Big-data based infrastructure management: Toward assetmetrics
    K. Kobayashi & K. Kaito
    Exploring reliability based bridge design framework against accidental loads – ship collision
    H.-M. Koh, J.-H. Lim, J. Song & W. Park
    Climate change risks and climate adaptation engineering for built infrastructure
    M.G. Stewart
    Practical application of life-cycle management system for shore protection facilities
    H. Yokota

    MS1:Vibration-based health monitoring, damage identification and residual lifetime estimation for civil engineering structures
    Organizers: G. Lombaert, E. Reynders, C. Papadimitriou & E. Chatzi

    Grey-box direct identification of structures based on continuous-time models
    G.M. Atanasiu & V. Horga
    Standardization of vibration based condition indicators for structural health monitoring and life cycle engineering
    H.Wenzel, R. Veit-Egerer & P. Furtner
    Practical application of a long term health monitoring system for short- and medium-span bridges by using public bus A. Miyamoto & A. Yabe
    Model-based data compression for vibration monitoring usingWireless Sensor Networks
    R. Klis & E.N. Chatzi
    Continuous strain prediction for fatigue assessment of an offshore wind turbine using a joint input-state estimation algorithm and a modal interpolation algorithm
    K. Maes, G. De Roeck, G. Lombaert, A. Iliopoulos, D. Van Hemelrijck, C. Devriendt & P. Guillaume
    Comparison of piezoelectric materials for energy harvesting from civil infrastructure elements for use in health monitoring
    P. Cahill, V. Pakrashi, N. Jackson & A. Mathewson
    Identification and damage assessment of real buildings using recursive hybrid genetic algorithm
    G.S.Wang, Y.C. Tsai & F.K. Huang
    Temperature effect for natural frequencies of a steel langer truss girder bridge
    T. Okumatsu, S. Nakamura, T. Nishikawa, T. Kojima & Y. Mitsui

    MS2: Integrative monitoring for the life-cycle performance of engineering structures
    Organizers: A. Strauss & D.M. Frangopol

    Bayesian experimental design of a RC wind turbine tower incorporating modal sensitivity based Structural Health Monitoring
    M.K. Hovgaard & R. Brincker
    Influence of SHM and adaptivity concepts on time-dependent reliability of structures
    A.E. Del Grosso & P. Basso
    Long-term monitoring for settlement of earth dam
    W. Anigacz & E. Kokocinska-Pakiet
    Comprehensive infrastructure life-cycle assessment
    A. Strauss, H. Grossberger, K. Bergmeister, T. Zimmermann, M. Ralbovsky, K. Alten, S. Lachinger & M. Petschacher
    Non-destructive structural assessment method using imaging technology and infrared thermography
    M. Matsumoto, K. Mitani, N.F. Catbas & S. Hiasa
    Monitoring and data-visualization of displacement for NATM tunnel constructions
    S. Akutagawa, H. Zhang, M. Terashima & K. Tsujimura
    Fatigue assessment of concrete offshore wind energy foundations
    A. Strauss, T. Zimmermann, S. Urban, K. Bergmeister & D.M. Frangopol

    MS3: Seismic performance evaluation of structures considering aging and deterioration
    Organizers: Y. Kajita, J.E. Padgett & T. Kitahara

    Effects of soil structure interaction for a historical monument located in highly seismic area
    C.P. Olariu, G.M. Atanasiu & V. Murarasu
    Experimental study on seismic behavior of precast reinforced concrete beam-column joint
    X. Gao, L. Xu & Y. Zhang
    Performance-based seismic design of a retaining wall
    C. Jurado
    Dynamic behavior of a steel pipe sheet pile foundation during liquefaction in the revetment
    N.T. Trung, O. Kiyomiya & T. An
    Loading capacity on steel piers corroded at the contact area between steel column and concrete footing
    Y. Kajita & T. Kitahara
    Study on deterioration of seismic capacity for RC bridges attacked by corrosion
    Y.C. Sung, H.H. Hung, C.C. Chen, M.C. Lai & C.C. Hsu
    Brief comparison of US and European regulations for the qualification and design of seismic anchors
    P. Mahrenholtz & J. Olsen
    Comparative assessment of multiple deterioration mechanisms affecting the seismic fragility of aging highway bridges
    J. Ghosh & J.E. Padgett
    Modelling nonlinear behaviour of corrosion damaged RC bridge piers subject to cyclic loading
    M.M. Kashani, A.J. Crewe, N.A. Alexander & L.N. Lowes
    Seismic response characterization of a curved rigid-frame bridge using three dimensional nonlinear dynamic analysis
    T. Takeda, T. Nagayama, T. Mizutani & Y. Fujino
    Effects of crustal movements on civil engineering systems learned from the 2011 Great East Japan Earthquake
    M. Kamiyama
    Nonlinear dynamic response of a multi-span integral bridge with corrosion damaged RC piers
    M.N. Choine, M.M. Kashani, L.N. Lowes, A. O’Connor, A.J. Crewe, N.A. Alexander & J.E. Padgett
    Numerical evaluation of seismic performance of RC bridges due to aging of isolated rubber bearing
    Y. Kishi & T. Kitahara
    Temperature estimation of rubber bridge bearings under environmental conditions
    Y. Kitane, S. Kunii & Y. Itoh
    The excitation experiment results and the centrifugal shaking test results from non-destructive testing of existing timber pile foundations
    T. Kohno, T. Nanazawa & S. Nakatani

    MS4: Challenges in real-world applications of structural health monitoring
    Organizers: Y. Fujino, M. Kawatani, C.W. Kim, T. Nagayama, P.J. McGetrick & T. Mizutani

    Experimental investigation of a wavelet based drive-by bridge inspection system incorporating pattern recognition
    P.J. McGetrick & C.W. Kim
    Experimental investigation on carbon fiber reinforced concrete for structural health monitoring
    F.Y. Yeh, C.C. Hsu, M.C. Lai, K.C. Chang & W.C. Liao
    Experimental study of damage identification for health monitoring system by using piezoelectric element
    T. Obata, Y. Nishimura & F. Kume
    Development of new structural health monitoring method for bridge decks based on small FWD system
    H. Onishi, N. Shimizu, T. Santo & M. Miyamura
    A field experiment on a simply supported steel truss bridge for damage detection utilizing statistical patterns of identified modal parameters
    K.C. Chang & C.W. Kim
    Utilizing reproduced autoregressive model for damage detection of real truss bridges
    C. Kim, S. Kitauchi, K. Sugiura & M. Kawatani
    Detection of state changes of RC columns in shaking table tests by singularity analysis of their acceleration responses T. Mizutani, T. Hida, Y. Fujino & T. Nagayama
    Vision-based 6-DOF structural displacement measurement system for partial replacement of PC bridge members
    W. Myeong, D. Lee, H. Kim & H. Myung
    Damage assessment of a railway bridge based on vibration monitoring
    Y. Oshima, K. Sugiura & J.Y. Kim
    Structural health monitoring of railroad bridges usingWireless Smart Sensors (WSSs): Recent real-world experiences in North America
    B.F. Spencer Jr., F. Moreu & R.E. Kim
    An investigation on modal damping ratio as an indicator of invisible damage in PC bridges
    A.J. Dammika, R. Sheharyar, R. Takanami, H. Yamaguchi & Y. Matsumoto
    Damage detection of a bridge model based on strain modal analysis
    T. Wang, F.N. Catbas & O. Celik
    Bridge deflection estimation using Kalman filter for data fusion
    S. Cho, J.-W. Park, M. Bae & S.-H. Sim
    Feasibility investigation of a bridge damage identification approach using vehicle-induced vibration response
    X. He, T. Matsumoto, T. Hayashikawa, F.N. Catbas, H. Hattori, C.W. Kim, H. Furuta & M. Kawatani

    MS5: Modeling time-dependent behavior and deterioration of concrete
    Organizers: R.Wendner, G. Cusatis & K. Bergmeister

    Experimental investigation on the relationship between the spatial variation of steel weight loss and the cracking width of RC members using X-ray photograms
    S. Lim, H. Jiang, M. Akiyama & D.M. Frangopol
    Characterization of concrete for fastening systems
    R.Wendner, M. Marcon, J. Vorel & G. Cusatis
    Evaluation of residual strength of corrosion damaged reinforced concrete structures
    J. Nepal & H. Chen
    Simulating acoustic nonlinearity change in accelerated mortar bar tests: A discrete meso-scale approach
    M. Alnaggar, G. Cusatis, J. Qu & M. Liu
    Model B4: A multi-decade prediction model for creep and shrinkage
    R.Wendner, G. Boumakis, M. Hubler & Z.P. Bažant
    Time-dependent reliability analysis of CFST arches for out-plane stability considering concrete creep
    W. Jiang & D.G. Lu
    Controlling early-age temperature variations in concrete bridge decks
    J.E. Bolander & K. Kim
    Effects of concrete creep and its randomness on long-term deflection of prestressed box girder
    T. Tong, R. Wendner, A. Strauss, W. Wang & Q. Yu
    Numerical simulation of self-healing in cementitious composites
    G. Di Luzio, L. Ferrara & V. Krelani
    Modeling processes related to corrosion of reinforcement in concrete: Coupled 3D FE model
    J. Ožbolt, F. Oršanic & G. Balabanic
    A physical mechanism based continuum damage modeling of fatigue strength of concrete
    J.S. Liang & J. Li
    Modeling of fatigue damage of concrete with stochastic character
    Z.D. Ding & J. Li

    MS6: Life-cycle performance of structural systems
    Organizers: F. Biondini & D.M. Frangopol

    Symptom-based reliability analysis and lifetime prediction for tensile structure considering stress relaxation
    N. Xiao & J.Wan
    Brazilian bridges life cycle assessment using deterioration models
    M.L. Almeida Jr., T.N. Bittencourt & L.C. Meneghetti
    Degradation uncertainties and life-cycle performance of a structure
    M.J. Shah
    Lifetime incremental dynamic analysis of concrete structures
    A. Titi & F. Biondini
    Comparisons of prediction models for time-dependent reliability forecasting of bridge structures based on SHM data X.P. Fan & D.G. Lu
    Non-prescriptive approaches to enhanced life-cycle performance
    M.P. Sarkisian
    Optimum strategies for repair and maintenance of multistory building structures exposed to seismic risk
    L. Esteva, O.J. Diaz-Lopez & D. Aldama
    Life-cycle cost policies based on uncertain structural data and stochastic models
    K.G. Papakonstantinou & M. Shinozuka
    Integrating hazard-induced damage and environmental impacts in building life-cycle assessments
    S.J.Welsh-Huggins & A.B. Liel
    Markovian approach for life-cycle assessment and maintenance planning of a steel bridge
    E. Garavaglia, L. Sgambi & N. Basso
    On the robustness to damage in the Life-Cyle Assessment (LCA) of deteriorating bridges
    E.S. Cavaco, L.A.C. Neves & J.R. Casas
    Utilizing infrared technologies as a non-destructive evaluation for maintenance of concrete structures
    S. Hiasa, A.Watase, R. Birgul, M. Matsumoto, K. Mitani & F.N. Catbas
    Sustainability-based bi-objective optimization for seismic retrofit of bridge networks considering risk attitudes
    Y. Dong, D.M. Frangopol & S. Sabatino
    System reliability and the redundancy factor by simplified modeling
    B. Zhu, D.M. Frangopol & B.M. Kozy

    MS7:Tunnel life-cycle management and engineering including required performance of structures and facilities, prediction method in remaining life, risk management, maintenance technology, and inspection techniques
    Organizers: A. Koizumi, S. Kimura, H. Dobashi & M. Nomura

    Spalling risk evaluation and maintenance prevention technology in road tunnel
    Y. Uno & S. Kimura
    Application and effect of new technology in lining concrete construction for long-life of mountain tunnels
    N. Nishimura, A. Ichikawa, M. Seki, K. Yoshida, T. Domon & K. Nishimura
    Maintenance and measures adopted to extend useful life of tunnels at Tokyo Metro
    Y. Mutou
    A risk exposure method of tunnel management for expressways
    T. Suzuki, M. Moriyama, T. Hira & S. Kimura
    The development of low cost Mechanical OSV (On Site Visualization) and its application on Bai Chay Bridge approach road in Vietnam
    C. Izumi, S. Akutagawa, H. Zhang & K. Tsujimura
    A study on soundness evaluation and rational maintenance for mountain tunnels
    H. Yamada & S. Kimura
    A framework for maintenance of shield tunnels with secondary linings using strength and life-cycle cost as indicators
    J.H.Wang, M. Nakano, H. Tanaka & A. Koizumi
    New lining soundness survey in deep shafts utilizing digital video cameras
    M. Nomura & K. Naotsuka
    An experimental study on maintenance and repair of communication cable tunnels constructed by shield tunneling method
    T. Sudo, T. Ishikawa, R. Hirasawa, H. Hoshino & A. Koizumi
    Shield tunnel database on construction data
    M. Sugimoto & Y. Nishida

    MS8: Rehabilitation, retrofitting and redundancy of aged steel bridges
    Organizers: T. Yoda, O. Kiyomiya, T. An, H. Kasano & W. Lin

    Research on optimal scheme of system transformation for self-anchored suspension bridge
    C. Li, H. Ke, J. He, Y. Zhang & H. Li
    Rehabilitation and retrofitting of historical metal bridges: Code aspects, assessment procedures and intervention techniques
    R. Ansatti
    Retrofit and rehabilitation of short-span steel railway bridges in Japan: Field test and numerical study
    W. Lin, T. Yoda, N. Taniguchi, S. Satake & Y. Sugino
    After-fracture redundancy analysis of an aged truss bridge in Japan
    T. Yoda, H. Ge,W. Lin, H. Kasano, K. Nogami, J. Murakoshi, T. Enomoto & D. Tashiro
    Strength verification of steel truss gusset plates subjected to compressive force
    H. Kasano, T. Hirayama, T. Yoda, K. Nogami, J. Murakoshi, T. Enomoto & D. Tashiro
    Performance of steel I-girder strengthened by concrete encasement under hogging moment
    J. He, C. Li, Y. Liu & A. Chen
    Numerical analysis on redundancy of continuous twin I-girder steel concrete composite bridges
    H. Lam, T. Yoda,W. Lin, H. Kasano & H. Ge
    A study on the aged railway steel bridges renewed by hybrid structures
    N. Taniguchi,W. Lin, M. Hansaka, F. Ohkubo, S. Satake & Y. Sugino
    Experimental analysis of steel bridge decks and retrofit procedures
    R. Ansatti, L. Brignoli & A. Clivi
    Evaluation for corrosion state of reinforced gusset plate connection on steel truss bridge
    T.X. Nguyen, K. Nogami, M. Kurihara, T. Yoda, H. Kasano, J. Murakoshi & T. Enomoto
    Structural performance of a steel cable-stayed bridge due to the loss of stay cables
    T. An & O. Kiyomiya
    Connection behavior of cable-pylon anchorage with steel bracket and anchor beam
    S. Zheng, Y. Liu & H. Xu
    Application of rubber-sleeved studs on steel and concrete composite deck in railway bridges
    X. Xu, Y. Liu, M. Yuan & W. Ren
    Mechanical behavior of stud shear connector in steel fiber reinforced concrete (SFRC)
    C. Xu, H. Masuya & S. Fukada
    Influence of deterioration of truss bridge structures and orthotropic steel deck to pavement structure
    T. Viet Hung

    MS9: Probabilistic modeling for the assessment, maintenance and rehabilitation of aging infrastructures
    Organizers: K. Bergmeister, D. Novák, A. Strauss, R. Pukl, B. Teply, D. Lehký & J. Cervenka

    Experimental-computational determination of mechanical fracture parameters of concrete for probabilistic life-cycle assessment
    L. Routil, D. Lehký, H. Šimonová, B. Kucharczyková, Z. Keršner, D. Novák, T. Zimmermann, A. Strauss & B. Krug
    Partial safety factors for an existing single span railway bridge – case study using an engineering based recalibration process
    S. Lachinger, M. Ralbovsky & A. Strauss
    Functional quantization of probabilistic life-cycle performance models
    P. Bocchini, M.J. Miranda & V. Christou
    Maintenance of earth sea dykes in changing environmental and structural conditions
    H. Chen
    Bayesian stochastic modeling of pitting corrosion and inference using MCMC simulation
    H. Qin & D.G. Lu
    Target reliability levels for assessment of existing structures considering economic and societal aspects
    M. Sykora, M. Holicky, K. Jung & D. Diamantidis
    A software prototype for assessing the reliability of a concrete bridge superstructure subjected to chloride-induced reinforcement corrosion
    R. Schneider, S. Thöns, J. Fischer, M. Bügler, A. Borrmann & D. Straub
    Review of MR&R activities for concrete bridge decks in the U.S.
    Y. Yoon & M. Hastak
    Performance-related assessment of existing infrastructures against the background of chloride-induced corrosion
    M. Vogel, E. Kotan & H.S. Müller
    Performance deterioration model of concrete structures based on stochastic processes
    L. Chen, W.J. Qu & P. Zhu

    MS10: New trends in infrastructure management systems
    Organizers: J. Campos e Matos, D.M. Frangopol, A. Strauss & D. Novák

    Framework necessary for sustainable maintenance of local government’s social capital infrastructures
    Y. Kawanishi, O. Maruyama & C. Miki
    An advanced highway asset management system
    U. Berardinelli, L.C. Neves, J.C. Matos & H. Guimarães
    Life-cycle based management system for inspection and evaluation of bridges
    Y.C. Sung, C.C. Chen, H.H. Hung, K.Y. Liu, M.C. Lai, C.C. Hsu & K.C. Chang
    Development of a performance model for telematics equipment in highways
    S. Fernandes, J. Campos e Matos & J. Cabral
    Integrative monitoring measurements of perforated steel sheets
    E. Apostolidi, K. Bergmeister, R. Hilber, A. Strauss, O. Zeman, T. Zimmermann, P. Kremnitzer, C. Rauch & B. Schembera
    Streamlining field inspections for infrastructures life-cycle management
    B. Gonçalves, J. Campos e Matos, P. Lourenço & P. Gonçalves
    Optimization of the ultimate capacity of a reinforced concrete slab bridge
    D. Novák, O. Slowik & R. Pukl
    Guidelines for implementing cross-asset management: Road infrastructure networks
    A.Weninger-Vycudil, S. Deix, A. O’Connor & V. Pakrashi

    MS11: Life-cycle effects of surface penetrants on concrete structures
    Organizers: H. Tsuruta & S. Miyazato

    Influence of application method of surface penetrant materials on chloride attack
    S. Miyazato & M. Tanaka
    Prediction of chloride ion penetration into concrete with silane water-repellent material
    H. Tanaka & T. Miyagawa
    A study on prediction method of chloride ion penetration into concrete with surface penetrants
    D. Hanaoka, T. Amino, T. Habuchi, S. Miyazato & S. Tabata
    A study on the lifecycle of reinforced concrete structures treated with surface penetrants
    T. Sawada, S. Hokimoto, H. Naito, T. Ogasawara, T. Sakai & T. Fukute
    Life-cycle effects of combination of surface penetrants in combining silicate and silane type surface penetrants on inhibition of deterioration in concrete
    H. Tsuruta & K. Shimakawa
    Fundamental study on characteristics of silicate based surface penetrants and effects of improvement on concrete structures
    H. Hazehara, M. Soeda & S. Hashimoto

    MS12: Life-cycle performance based infrastructures maintenance
    Organizers: A. Chen, Y. Yuan, Z. Li & X. Ruan
    Life-cycle performance assessment of RC bridges with maintenance actions under uncertainty
    H. Tian, X. Jin & A. Chen
    The evaluation of the bridge safety assessment by disposed bridge
    W.W. Lee, K.H. Lee, M.C. Jeong & J.S. Kong
    The capacity of reinforced concrete bridge regarding corrosion of rebar
    X. Tu, Z. Li, A. Chen & B. Hu
    The process of conducting condition based maintenance of tunnels
    Q. Ai, Y. Yuan, X. Jiang & S. Mahadevan
    Performance-based predictive maintenance of shield tunnels
    X. Jiang, Y. Yuan & X. Liu
    Vehicle load identification of long-span bridges based on dynamic image recognition: Theoretical research and application in Sutong Bridge
    A. Chen, Y. Pan, Z. Pan & R. Ma
    Management and maintenance on overturning stability of box girder bridges with column piers
    Z.J. Zhou, X.F. Shi & X. Ruan
    Force chain based description for indentation hardness of concrete
    H.K. Liu & J. Li
    Site-specific vehicle load models based on WIM data for long span bridges assessment
    R. Zhu, X.F. Shi & X. Ruan

    MS13: Infrastructure system identification and monitoring
    Organizers: C.T. Ng & S.K. Au

    Evaluation of signal processing schemes in guided wave damage identification
    C.T. Ng
    Optimal sensor placement and model parameter identification for distributed-parameter structures
    T. Yin
    Image-based structural health monitoring of research-scale wind turbine blade
    C.H. Loh, Y.T. Huang,W.Y. Hsiung & Y.S. Yang
    Advances in structural health monitoring system architecture
    P. Runcie, S. Mustapha & T. Rakotoarivelo
    Uncertainty quantification in system identification
    S.K. Au & F.L. Zhang
    Uncertainty quantification of damage detection features derived from frequency response models
    Z. Mao & M.D. Todd
    Neural network identification of bolt forces of semi-rigid steel connections basing on dynamic data
    L. Ziemianski & A. Kozlowski
    Temperature effects on modal frequencies of long-span cable-stayed bridges
    L. Sun, Y. Zhou & D. Xie
    Modal identification of a cable-stayed footbridge
    R. Cantieni
    System reliability-based damage detection of truss structures using selective expansion scheme
    W.H. Kang & S.-H. Sim
    Global assessment method of road distresses
    G. Loprencipe, G. Cantisani & P. Di Mascio
    Accurate probabilistic risk assessment of nuclear power plants through parallel computing
    M. Torbol
    A general methodology for crack inspection and monitoring of short span bridges
    R. Akbari & Y. Rafiei
    Wavelet-based damage identification of structures under unknown support excitations
    J. Li, H. Hao & L.Y. Chieng
    Fault-tolerant seismic vibration control of a building with sensor reliability evaluated by the Kalman filter
    S. Tanaka & M. Kohiyama
    Amplitude-dependent modal properties of an eleven-span motorway bridge under forced vibration conditions
    G.-W. Chen, S. Beskhyroun & P. Omenzetter
    A reliable visual inspection method for the assessment of r.c. structures through fuzzy logic analysis
    F. Mistretta, M.V. Piras & M.L. Fadda

    SS1: Evaluation of cover concrete quality for ensuring durability of concrete structures
    Organizers: K. Imamoto & T. Kishi

    Comparison between rebound numbers using various rebound hammers and proposal of requesting method for relationship between rebound numbers and compressive strength
    N. Yuasa
    Novel method for obtaining threshold pore size and observing 3D pore network in concrete
    Y. Sakai & T. Kishi
    A simple on-site non-destructive evaluation method for the cover concrete quality by spraying small amounts of water onto the concrete surface
    S. Nishio, H. Ueda & T. Kishi
    A study on the method for evaluating the performance of cover concrete to resist the rebar corrosion in RC structure
    K. Shimozawa, M. Nagayama, K. Imamoto & J. Yamasaki
    Study on the quality of fragile surface layer of concrete by the thickness of member section
    M. Aba, Y. Sakoi, Y. Tsukinaga & Y. Gondai
    Study on quality evaluation method for the surface of concrete by measuring the contact time from an impact
    S. Iwano & K. Morihama
    Preliminary studying on early-age cracking concrete due to coupling effects of thermal, restraint and shrinkage stresses
    H. Hu, Z. Chen, X.Wang & K. Chen
    Effect of curing condition on air permeability coefficient measured by in-situ test method
    K. Kawaai, I. Ujike, S. Kunikata & S. Okazaki
    Evaluation of carbonation progress of existing concrete structure based on air permeability of concrete cover
    K. Imamoto, K. Shimozawa, M. Nagayama, J. Yamasaki & A. Tanaka
    Criteria for nondestructive inspections using Torrent air permeability test for lifespan of concrete structures
    I. Kurashige & M. Hironaga
    Evaluation of covercrete quality by surface water absorption test
    A. Hosoda & K. Hayashi

    SS2: Life-cycle assessment of performance in concrete bridge decks under severe conditions
    Organizers: I. Iwaki & S. Tsuchiya

    Estimation on deterioration process model of concrete structure received chloride induced damage with considering repeated repairing
    M. Matsushima, K. Matsuda & M. Yokota
    Study on detailed investigations of practical RC road bridge decks rebuilt after fifty years’ service life and its remaining fatigue durability
    T. Maeshima, Y. Koda, K. Oyamada & I. Iwaki
    Performance evaluation of an RC bridge deck retrofitted by partial-depth repair using shrinkage-compensated ultra-rapid-hardening steel-fiber-reinforced concrete
    Y. Koda, I. Iwaki, K. Matsumoto, H. Yamagishi & S. Tsuchiya
    Punching shear mechanism of reinforced concrete slabs with corroded reinforcing bars
    Y. Tanaka & T. Sudoh
    Fatigue life assessment of RC bridge deck considering both dynamic response of saturated concrete and action of impact load
    C. Fujiyama, T. Kaji &Y. Ogiyama
    The finite element analysis about RC bridge deck deteriorated by salt attack
    A. Kamiharako, Y. Koda & I. Iwaki

    SS4: Performance assessment of concrete structures strengthened
    with externally bonded FRP composites under combined mechanical and environmental actions
    Organizers: Y. Sato & J.G. Dai

    Strengthening effect of externally bonded CFRP sheets on pretensioned PC beams with ruptured strands in flexure
    K. Matsumoto, T.T.D. Nguyen, J. Niwa, A. Iwasaki, Y. Sato & T. Tsutsumi
    Modeling flexural behavior of RC beams strengthened with FRP by using RBSM
    Y. Sato & K. Farah
    Crack spacing of CFRP laminates strengthened RC beams with coupled mechanical and environmental damages
    D. Zhang, Y. Zhao, S. Li & T. Ueda
    Bond behaviors of RC strengthened with polyurea resin and CF sheet at high temperature
    M. Arazoe, T. Arai, S. Yamanobe, A. Kobayashi & Y. Sato
    FE modeling of FRP-strengthened RC beams subjected to standard fire exposure
    J.G. Dai & W.Y. Gao
    Bending behavior of fire damaged reinforced concrete slabs strengthened with NSM CFRP rods and repairing material overlay
    W. Pansuk & C.N. Thi

    SS5: LCC and risk evaluation on geotechnical and geo-environmental problems
    Organizers: I. Yoshida, S. Nishimura, C. Liu & Y. Wang

    Reliability-based seismic stability analysis of natural slope
    M. Shinoda
    Maintenance strategy of slopes improved by ground anchors based on Life Cycle Cost: A case study in Kansai area, Japan
    H. Ohtsu, T. Suksawat, S. Kumamoto & S. Kamide
    Sequential data assimilation for a subsurface flow model with the ensemble Kalman filter
    S. Yamamoto, M. Honda, M. Suzuki, H. Sakurai & P.J. van Leeuwen
    Fragility characteristics about a damage of expressway embankment caused by the 2011 off the Pacific coast of Tohoku Earthquake
    S. Nakamura
    Optimal sampling placement based on value of information
    I. Yoshida, Y. Otake & Y. Honjo
    Reliability analysis of retaining wall considering layer thickness uncertainty
    Y. Honjo, Y. Otake & T. Kusano
    A basin scale assessment of landslide probability from differential interferometry of synthetic aperture radar
    K.-L.Wang & J.-T. Lin
    Development of an approximate equation for settlement estimation of geosynthetic reinforced unpaved road
    C. Liu, I. Liu & Y. Ho
    Reliability-based design of earth-fill dams regarding heavy rains and earthquakes
    S. Nishimura, T. Shuku, T. Shibata & K. Fujisawa
    An eco-friendly design method for geotechnical structures based on LCC
    T. Shuku, S. Nishimura, Y. Shimokado & T. Shibata

    SS6: Sustainable bridge technologies in structure, design and construction
    Organizers: K. Aoki & A. Kasuga

    Lifting up a 270 meters length sinking bridge over Guadalquivir river in Alcalá del Río (Spain)
    C. Jurado
    Seismic and flood-resistance capacity promotion and service life elongation method for existing bridge by employing substructure replacement technique
    D. Chang, D. Dzeng, C. Chang & M. Yu
    Development of non-metal bridge contributed to high durability
    T. Oshiro, T. Matsui, A. Kasuga & N. Nagamoto
    Approach to the design and experimental study on integral abutment bridges for Japanese highways
    Y.Wada, T. Nanazawa & S. Endo
    Estimation of traffic-induced vibration of continuous girder highway bridges
    M. Tsubomoto, M. Kawatani & K. Mori
    Study on durability improvement of concrete structure using surface penetrants
    Y. Hirose

    SS7: Structures in marine environments
    Organizers: H. Yokota, M. Iwanami & E. Kato

    Effect of admixtures and curing condition on the corrosion resistance properties of reinforced concrete
    S. Okazaki, I. Ujike & S. Kasuga
    Proposed method for simple deterioration diagnosis of existing fishing port facilities using impact-echo
    T. Kaneda, Y. Yoshizuka, T. Fujita, T. Okano, T. Kasai, S. Date & T. Nishizaki
    Prediction of extreme crack width of concrete coastal facilities based on extreme statistics
    K. Furuya, S. Komatsu, H. Yokota, K. Hashimoto & E. Kato
    Thickness of the corrosion-filled paste and the corrosion layer at steel/concrete interface
    H.J. Ding, Y.X. Zhao & W.L. Jin
    An experimental study on relationship between chloride content in mortar and passivity condition of embedded steel bar
    H. Hamada, D. Yamamoto, Y. Sagawa & T. Ikeda
    A fundamental study on improvement of flexural capacity by lining method for pier piles using UHP-SHCC
    R. Tanaka, T. Amino, T. Habuchi, M. Kunieda, M. Iwanami, E. Kato & Y. Kawabata
    Shear fatigue mechanism of reinforced concrete beams with cracks due to rebar corrosion
    Y. Yamada, M. Iwanami & N. Chijiwa
    Development of the temporary DRY-UP method to secure dry working space
    I. Kurogome, A. Moriwake, T. Habuchi, A. Miyazawa, H. Tsuruoka & D. Hanaoka
    The movement of ions in concrete due to electrochemical chloride extraction
    H.Y.T. Nguyen,W. Pansuk & P. Sancharoen
    Development and application of wireless corrosion sensor using RFID technology for reinforced concrete
    T. Satoh, A. Eriguchi & S. Miyazato
    Estimation of amount of air-borne sea salt adhered to a structural surface
    Y. Kaneshiro, K. Noguchi, Y. Kang, H. Shirato, T. Yagi & H. Hattori
    Corrosion resistant property of stainless steel bars in concrete under marine environment
    T. Yamaji, H. Hamada, S. Mizuma & T. Okabe
    Investigation of monitoring method for detecting the cracks due to steel corrosion in concrete using specific resistivity T. Nishida, M. Iwanami, N. Otsuki &Y. Kawabata
    Study on the corrosion of rebars in fly ash concrete during moderate to high corrosion rate
    I. Zafar &T. Sugiyama

    SS8: Life cycle management as focus area within asset management
    Organizer: J. Bakker

    Sustainable development information in construction processes – purpose, performance and demands in engineering and management economics
    B. Hausmann & K. Richter
    BRP building resource performance – development of an operational material flow management system for construction project development
    S. Ott, S.Winter, B. Hausmann & A. Hafner
    Introducing LCC in maintenance decision making on network level
    J.F.M.Wessels, R. Schoenmaker, H. van Meerveld, J. Bakker & J. Schavemaker
    A business case of the estimated profit of Life Cycle Management principles
    G.H.A.M. Fuchs, I. Keuning, B.R. Mante & J.D. Bakker
    The interface challenge in risk-based asset management
    T. Viana da Rocha & A. Hartmann

    SS9: Building Information Models (BIM) for the lifecycle
    Organizer: J. Bakker

    A Dutch Concept Library (CB-NL) to support BIM for the life cycle
    J.D. Bakker & B. Mommers

    SS10: Life-cycle maintenance strategies and performance evaluation for reinforced concrete structures located in the multi-hazardous environment
    Organizers: I.T. Yang & C.-K. Chiu

    Life-cycle risk analysis for systems exposed to several multi-hazard sources
    M.A. Jaimes, E. Reinoso & L. Esteva
    Service life assessment for deteriorating RC buildings considering the effect of cumulative damage
    C.-K. Chiu
    Life-cycle maintenance decision support system using parallel computing
    I.T. Yang & Y.C. Fu
    Multi-objective decision-making supporting system of maintenance strategies for deteriorating RC buildings
    C.-K. Chiu
    Cyclic behavior of reinforced concrete beams with corroded longitudinal steel reinforcement
    Y.C. Ou & N.D. Nguyen
    Reliability analysis of bridge failure due to floods
    K.W. Liao,W.L. Chen & B.H.Wu

    SS11: Chemical degradation of concrete structure
    Organizers: T. Ishida & K. Nakarai

    Discussion on simplification of long-term modelling of chemical alteration of cement materials in radioactive waste repository environment
    D. Sugiyama
    Development of an electrical acceleration technique to evaluate leaching behavior from nuclear waste form
    K. Hashimoto, H. Yokota, H. Kinoshita, W. Gashier & A. MacArthur
    Chemical degradation of cementitious materials in various sulfate environments: Experimental results and model prediction
    Y. Elakneswaran & T. Ishida
    Effect of sand and binder to chemical resistance of mortar and concrete
    T. Fujii, T. Ayano, P. Jariyathitipong & K. Hosotani
    Influence of environmental condition on sulfate resistance of hardened cementitious materials using mineral admixtures
    K. Sato, T. Saito, T. Saeki & M. Kikuchi
    Modeling of physico-chemical property and mechanical characteristics of meso-scale mortar deteriorated by Ca leaching
    T. Miura, Y. Sato & H. Nakamura
    Study of carbonation mechanism of blast-furnace slag cement with different carbon dioxide concentrations
    T. Iyoda, E. Toyomura, S. Goto & K. Asaga
    Calcium leaching of cement paste in contact with bentonite mixed with carbonate for engineered barrier system
    K. Nakarai, M. Shibata & H. Sakamoto

    SS12:Application base assessment of fiber reinforced cement composites – challenges to durability
    Organizers: Y. Uchida & M. Kunieda

    Steel corrosion protective performance of UHP-SHCC with multiple fine cracks under bending
    T. Amino, R. Tanaka, T. Habuchi, M. Kunieda, E. Kato, Y. Kawabata & M. Iwanami
    Long-term durability of ultra high strength fiber reinforced concrete applied to the first prestressed concrete footbridge in Japan
    T. Kawaguchi, K. Kono, S. Sugiyama, M. Ishida, S. Maehori, H. Musha, T. Kobayashi & M. Ikeda

    SS13: Environmental performance of civil infrastructures via life cycle assessment
    Organizers: L. Qing & Q. Shunzhi

    Comparative study of warm mix asphalt and hot mix asphalt pavement based on LCA
    S.Wu & S. Qian
    Life cycle assessment of green buildings: A literature review
    S. Qian & A.H. Hamdany
    Life cycle assessment of long life pavements
    B.Yu & Q. Lu
    Eco-efficient demolition techniques and sustainable Construction and DemolitionWaste (CDW) recycling methods
    P. Kamrath

    Techniques on inspection, assessment, and monitoring for in-service bridges with scour potential
    H.Wang, C.-H.Wang & C.-Y.Wang
    A method of numerical analyses for predicting corrosion-induced mechanical deterioration of RC structures
    K. Terada, S. Takase, Y. Kudo, S. Nishi, J. Kato, T. Kyoya, T. Ushida, K. Tsuno & T. Nakayama
    Preliminary life cycle assessment of highway infrastructure designed with photocatalytic cover
    C.J. Churchill, D.K. Panesar & K. Seto
    Seismic intensity measure in consideration of nonlinear response of reinforced concrete columns
    H. Matsuzaki, K. Kasahara, K. Nemoto & M. Suzuki
    Connection | Disconnection: Increasing a structure’s life
    M.P. Sarkisian
    Degradation of dynamic bond-slip behaviors of corroded reinforced concrete: Experimental study
    H.J. Zhou, X. Xv, D.R. Huang & F. Xing
    Properties of lightweight self-compacting concrete prepared with rejected fly ash and furnace bottom ash
    F. Xing, S.C. Kou,W.L.Wang & X.F. Chen
    Modeling the principal-agent interaction in the operation of infrastructure systems
    D. Páez-Pérez & M. Sánchez-Silva
    Life extension of bridge cables with Zn-Al alloy galvanized wires
    T. Jarwali, S. Nakamura & K. Suzumura
    Experimental study on critical corrosion of concrete reinforcement under electrochemical acceleration
    W.L.Wang, Z.C. He, X.F.Wang & F. Xing
    Optimum replacing period of nonpermanent bridge components
    P.Wei, R. Xiao & B. Sun
    Case study of a limit state maintenance for rooftop waterproof facilities using the maintenance history data
    Y. Shumuta, A. Yuyama, E. Kuromoto, Y. Dosho, M. Kato, T. Sekine, M. Iguchi & A. Iwata
    Drawing variables & weighted values of climate & energy for school facilities intended to correct repair & replacement standard
    C.K. Lee & T.K. Park
    Seismic retrofitting of strategic buildings based on multi-criteria decision-making analysis
    M. Vona & B. Murgante
    Time dependent probabilistic analysis of a deteriorating reinforced concrete bridge
    M. Šomodíková, J. Doležel, D. Lehký & D. Novák
    Performance based waterway management – maintenance strategies and LCC optimization of measures
    K. Haselbauer, M. Hoffmann, A. Haberl, R. Blab, M. Simoner & T. Hartl
    Performance based waterway management – transport market and competitiveness
    M. Hoffmann, K. Haselbauer, A. Haberl, R. Blab, M. Simoner & T. Hartl
    Approach to robustness evaluation of selected bridge structures
    T. Kaminski
    An asset management strategy for a Dutch inland water system
    F. den Heijer, M. Boomgaard, M. van Buren, T.E. van der Lei, J.K. van Deen & J. IJmker
    Bridge life-cycle sustainability assessment based on Poisson and Renewal earthquake occurrence models
    C. Tapia & J.E. Padgett
    A trial infrastructure asset management for subway tunnels
    T. Nishimura, S. Konishi, T. Murakami, H. Akagi, K. Maeda & S. Suzuki
    Small-sample artificial neural network based response surface method for reliability analysis of concrete bridges
    D. Lehký & M. Šomodíková
    Impact of building’s lifespan on the life cycle assessment
    Z. Stránská & K. Struhala
    Rapid testing method for air-permeability of concrete in structure using borehole
    A. Nonaka & N. Yuasa
    Quantitative post evaluation of repair effect by visual inspection data
    D. Mizutani, K. Kaito & K. Kobayashi
    Non-destructive testing to evaluate soundness of adhesive portion around anchor bolts in concrete by elastic-wave simulation analysis-based electromagnetic pulse
    H. Miyata, K. Tanaka, S. Uchida, T. Kamada, K. Nishigami & X. Liu
    An optimal model for statistical deterioration prediction of sewerage concrete pipes
    N. Tanaka, K. Kaito, T. Kamada, A. Yamanaka & M. Maenosono
    Risk assessment of bridge fire safety based on AHP-FCE method
    B. Sun, R.C. Xiao, J. Cheng & J. Huang
    Life-cycle robustness in fastening technology: A Christian-Doppler laboratory
    R.Wendner, K. Bergmeister & A. Sandini
    Optimal design of ultra-high strength self-compacting concrete
    W.J. Long,W.L.Wang, J. Chen, X.W. Xu & J.X. Chen
    Modeling of long-term monitoring data using ARMAX-GARCH model
    K. Kazumi, K. Kaito & K. Kobayashi
    Bridge health index considering deterioration mechanism based on statistical analysis of visual inspection data
    Y. Otake, Y. Honjo, T. Sasuga & A. Sato
    Probabilistic modeling of flexible pavement performance and LCC – based service lives with failure distributions
    M. Hoffmann & V. Donev
    Flexural behavior of composite girders consisting of HFRP and UHSFRC slabs
    I.S.K.Wijayawardane, H. Mutsuyoshi & S.V.T.J. Perera
    Long-term performance analyses of Palace ofYouth, Culture and Sports towards sustainable development of Pristina V. Nushi, Sh. Nixha, N. Kabashi & M. Berisha
    Structural health monitoring of Golden Horn metro crossing bridge in Istanbul – initial assessment and permanent monitoring
    P. Furtner, M. Stöger & M. Fritz
    Research on the new bridge strengthening system with prestressed CFRP strips
    T.W. Siwowski & B. Piatek
    Estimation of damage accumulation process in concrete tunnel lining
    O. Maruyama, A. Sutoh, H. Kanekiyo, T. Satoh & H. Nishi
    Performance-related concepts towards concrete construction with reduced carbon dioxide burden
    H. Budelmann, A.Wachsmann,W. Hermerschmidt, H. Krauss, L. Lohaus, C. Begemann, A. Wolter & M. Heidmann
    Experimental study on the influence of framework size and shape on the bleeding water of concrete
    K. Mita & Y. Kato
    Improved design of composite highway-bridges to enhance lifetime performance
    H. Gervásio, L. Simões da Silva, A. Orcesi, N. Ta, P. Maier & U. Kuhlmann
    Monitoring of corrugated steel plate culvert under service live loads
    D. Beben
    Confidence in life-cycle civil engineering decisions based on uncertain information
    S.G. Reid
    Use of steel plate shear walls for the lateral rigidity improvement of reinforced concrete frame
    S.Z. Korkmaz & H.H. Korkmaz
    Seismic performance improvement of infilled nonductile RC frames
    S.Z. Korkmaz, A. Kilic, H.H. Korkmaz & M. Kamanli
    Punching shear strength of flat slabs with different punching reinforcement configurations
    M. Kamanli, I. Ezer & H.H. Korkmaz
    An experimental study on the seismic performance improvement of nonductile reinforced concrete structures with external shearwall application
    F. Bahadir, F.S. Balik, H.H. Korkmaz, M. Kamanli & A. Unal
    Chloride attack and rehabilitation of the concrete pier of the Tozaki Bridge
    K. Imai
    Estimation of the deterioration for highway bridge RC slab by impact acoustics method
    S. Kitagawa, S. Kimura, M. Moriyama, M. Nabetani & N. Utagawa
    Application of seismic isolation system to nuclear power plants under earthquake risk
    S. Kim, H.-P. Lee & M.-S. Jo
    Vector-valued probabilistic seismic hazard analysis using the seismic wave inventory
    K. Tanaka & T. Takada
    Analysis of maglev-girder interaction and static/dynamic stability for design optimization
    M. Jeong, K. Kim, J. Lee & J. Kong
    Crack opening evolution in corroded confined reinforced concrete ties
    L. Giordano, G. Mancini & F. Tondolo
    Pull-out tests in presence of high level of corrosion
    G. Mancini, D. Sabia, E. Pettinato & F. Tondolo
    Alternative end scenarios for the LCA analysis of a steel-framed residential building
    I. Zygomalas, D.N. Kaziolas, G.E. Stavroulakis, E. Zacharenakis, E. Efthymiou & C.C. Baniotopoulos
    Aspects of a steel-framed building’s life cycle that influence its environmental sustainability
    D.N. Kaziolas, I. Zygomalas, G.E. Stavroulakis & C.C. Baniotopoulos
    Automatic data collection system for innovative long term bridge health monitoring based on public bus vibration
    A. Yabe & A. Miyamoto
    Trial of a site specific seismic hazard evaluation based on seismic observation records
    S. Nakamura
    Identifying the modal parameters of structure from seismic response in time-frequency domain
    W.C. Su, C.S. Huang & C.Y. Liu
    Time dependent reliability analysis for structure with performance changing sharply
    W. Fan, P. Yang, Z. Li & P. Deng
    Experimental study on interface corrosion between steel and concrete
    A. Nakajima, Y. Sakamaki, M. Kuramochi, Y. Degawa & M. Iso
    Sensitivity analysis of fatigue-induced sequential failure using system reliability approaches
    Y.-J. Lee & W.-H. Kang
    Durability of concrete using blast furnace slag cement mixed with Metakaolin based artificial pozzolan
    K. Eguchi, K. Takewaka, T. Yamaguchi & Y. Hatanaka
    Creep experiments and analysis of T-shaped beams subjected to loading and unloading at young age
    P. Criel, R. Caspeele, S. Matthys & L. Taerwe
    Setting design input motion based on the information of a set of possible ground motions
    T. Miyamoto & R. Honda
    Probabilistic evaluation on rock capturing performance of series check dam system
    S. Katsuki, T. Horiguchi, R. Tateishi, N. Ishikawa & J. Shima
    Suppression of ASR expansion due to electrochemical penetration of lithium supplied by various kinds of lithium solution
    A. Nanasawa, J. Kushida, T. Ueda & M. Tsukagoshi
    Optimal target reliability determination of nuclear containments by life-cycle economical perspective
    S.-H. Kim,W.-H. Heo, M.-S. Choi & J.-H.Won
    A first approach to soft rock slopes life cycle, using H/V ratio microtremors technique
    O. Rincón, C.I. Guerra & M.S. Ocampo
    Study on maintenance cost of urban expressways – case studies of Tokyo Metropolitan Expressway and Hanshin Expressway
    S. Takada, T. Mizutani & Y. Fujino
    Surrounding environment and optimal target reliability of nuclear containment
    K.-S. Kim, M.-S. Choi, S.-H. Kim & J.-H. Ahn
    Experimental study of the stochastic nonlinear behavior of reinforced concrete frames
    J. Li, D.C. Feng & X.L. Gao
    Development of low cost bridge monitoring system for collapse detection with solar cell and proof test
    H. Shirahata & N. Ueda
    Analysis and comparison on crack width limit of standards and specifications for concrete bridge members in China and overseas
    P. Lu, S.-N.Wang, G.-W. Yao & H.-J.Wu
    Typical disease and its strengthening & treatment methods of superstructure of masonry arch bridges on mountainous highway
    H.-J.Wu, H.-Y. Cai, J.-X. Xiang & P. Lu
    Non-iterative bilinear properties of structural bearings
    B. Govardhan, D.K. Paul & Y. Singh
    Finite element modelling for SCFs in steel tubular T-joints with concrete-filled chord under axial loading in the brace
    I. Musa, F.R. Mashiri, X. Zhu & L.W. Tong
    Fatigue performance analysis and experimental study of steel trusses integral joint based on multi-scale FEM
    H.-L.Wang & S.-F. Qin
    Development of district impact analysis support system for district continuity plan
    K. Takahashi,W. Shiraki, H. Iwahara, H. Inomo & C. Isouchi
    Structural damage quantification using recurrence plot and merging particle filter
    Y. Nomura, T. Sato & H. Furuta

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    Hitoshi Furuta, Dan Frangopol, Mitsuyoshi Akiyama