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Conference Papers 

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2014

  • Paredes-Toro, R.*, Dueñas-Osorio, L., & Cimellaro, G. P. (2014). Uncovering the heterogeneity of spatial lifeline system interdependencies. In NCEE 2014 - 10th U.S. National Conference on Earthquake Engineering: Frontiers of Earthquake Engineering. Earthquake Engineering Research Institute. (http://doi.org/10.4231/D3BK16Q49)
  • González, A. D.*, Sánchez-Silva, M., Dueñas-Osorio, L., & Medaglia, A. L. (2014). Mitigation Strategies for Lifeline Systems Based on the Interdependent Network Design Problem. In Vulnerability, Uncertainty, and Risk (pp. 762–771). Reston, VA: American Society of Civil Engineers. (http://doi.org/10.1061/9780784413609.078)
  • Mensah, A. F.*, & Duenas-Osorio, L. (2014). Outage predictions of electric power systems under Hurricane winds by Bayesian networks. In 2014 International Conference on Probabilistic Methods Applied to Power Systems (PMAPS) (pp. 1–6). IEEE. (http://doi.org/10.1109/PMAPS.2014.6960677)
  • Wang, Z. H.*, Dueñas-Osorio, L., & Padgett, J. E. (2014). Risk-based combination of earthquake and scour hazards for the design of reinforced concrete bridges. In Bridge Maintenance, Safety, Management and Life Extension - Proceedings of the 7th International Conference of Bridge Maintenance, Safety and Management, IABMAS 2014 (pp. 732–739). Taylor and Francis - Balkema.
  • Tang, A. K.*, Li, J., & Duenas-Osorio, L. (2014). Lifeline System Interdependencies—Key for Resilience in Practice. In Vulnerability, Uncertainty, and Risk (pp. 979–988). Reston, VA: American Society of Civil Engineers. (http://doi.org/10.1061/9780784413609.099)



2013

  • González, A. D.*, Dueñas-Osorio, L., Medaglia, A. L., & Sánchez-Silva, M. (2013). Resource allocation for infrastructure networks within the context of disaster management. In International Conference on Structural Safety and Reliability (ICOSSAR) (pp. 1–8). New York, USA.
  • Mensah, A. F.* and L. Duenas-Osorio, (2013). "Probabilistic outage prediction model with Bayesian networks for electric power systems subjected to hurricane events." Proceeding of 11th International Conference of Structural Safety and Reliability (ICOSSAR 2013), New York, NY, USA, June 16-20, 2013
  • Rokneddin, K. and L. Duenas-Osorio, (2013). "Ranking bridge criticalities in seismic risk assessment of highway bridge networks: a comparison of emerging and classical approaches." (Upcoming Presentation), Conference of the ASCE Engineering Mechanics Institute (EMI), Evanston, Illinois, USA, August 4-7,2013
  • Rokneddin, K.*, I. Hernandez-Fajardo and L. Duenas-Osorio, (2013). "Efficient seismic risk assessments in highway bridge networks with correlated bridge failures."  Proceeding of 11th International Conference of Structural Safety and Reliability (ICOSSAR 2013), New York, NY, USA, June 16-20, 2013
  • Rokneddin, K.*, Ghosh, J.*,  L. Dueñas-Osorio and J. E. Padgett, (2013). "Seismic reliability assessment of bridge networks by statistical learning." Proceeding of 11th International Conference of Structural Safety and Reliability (ICOSSAR 2013), New York, NY, USA, June 16-20, 2013
  • Wang, Z., Padgett, J.E, L. Dueñas-Osorio. (2013). "Toward a uniform risk design philosophy: Quantification of uncertainties for highway bridge portfolios. " Proceedings of 7th National Seismic Conference on Bridges & Highways, Oakland, CA, USA, May 20-22, 2013.
  • Wang, Z., L. Dueñas-Osorio, Padgett, J.E. (2013). "Displacement-based uniform risk design of reinforced concrete bridges. " Proceedings of 11th International Conference on Structural Safety & Reliability, Columbia University, New York, NY, June 16-20, 2013



2012

  • Ghosh, J.*, J. E. Padgett, and L. Dueñas-Osorio, (2012). “Comparative assessment of different surrogate modeling strategies with application to aging bridge seismic fragility analysis.” Proceedings of the 2012 joint conference of the engineering mechanics institute and the 11th ASCE joint specialty conference on probabilistic mechanics and structural reliability (EMI/PMC 2012), Notre Dame, Indiana, USA, June 17-20, 2012
  • Ghosh, J.*, K. Rokneddin, J. E. Padgett, and L. Dueñas-Osorio, (2012). “Accounting for bridge condition and correlation estimates in the seismic reliability analysis of aging transportation networks.” Bridge maintenance, safety, management, resilience and sustainability. Proceedings of the sixth international conference on bridge maintenance, safety and management (IABMAS 2012), Stresa, Italy, July 9-12, 2012. Eds. Biondini, F., and D. Frangopol. London: CRC Press, Taylor and Francis Group, pp. 1936-1943.
  • Gómez, C.*, D. Castiblanco, M. Sánchez-Silva, and L. Dueñas-Osorio, (2012). “Conceptual and computational insights from a holistic framework for infrastructure management.” Proceedings of the 2012 IEEE international multi-disciplinary conference on cognitive methods in situation awareness and decision support (CogSIMA 2012), New Orleans, Louisiana, USA, March 6-8, 2012Chair, Jakobson, G. E. Piscataway, NJ: IEEE, article 6188387 pp. 222-229.
  • Hernandez-Fajardo, I.*, and L. Dueñas-Osorio, (2012). “Interdependent fragility of complex urban infrastructure systems subjected to probabilistic earthquake hazards.” Proceedings of the 2011 European safety and reliability conference (ESREL 2011), Troyes, France, September 18-22, 2011.  Eds. Berenguer, C., A. Grall, and C. Guedes Soares. London, UK: CRC Press, Taylor and Francis Group, pp. 2953-2960.
  • Hernandez-Fajardo, I., and L. Dueñas-Osorio, (2012). “Intervention strategies for interdependent seismic fragility control on urban lifeline systems.” Proceedings of the 2012 European safety and reliability conference (ESREL 2012), Helsinki, Finland, June 25-29, 2012. Presented by C. Gómez*. 
  • Mensah, A. and L. Dueñas-Osorio*, (2012). “An analytical method for wind turbine system reliability and risk assessment.” Reliability engineering and risk management, Vol. 3. Proceedings of the international symposium on reliability engineering and risk management (ISRERM 2012), Yokohama, Japan, August 5-8, 2012. Eds. Zhao, Y.-G., J. Li, Z.-H. Lu, and T. Saito. Changsha, China: Central South University Press, pp. 325-330.
  • Mensah, A., L. Dueñas-Osorio*, I. Prowell, and M. A. Asaherh, (2012). “Probabilistic combination of earthquake and operational loads for wind turbines.” Proceedings of the 15th world conference in earthquake engineering (15WCEE), Lisbon, Portugal, September 24-28, 2012.
  • Mensah, A.* and L. Dueñas-Osorio, (2012). “Reliability analysis wind turbines equipped with tuned liquid column dampers (TLCD).” Proceedings of the 2012 structures congress: Forging connections in the windy city, Chicago, Illinois, USA, March 29-31, 2012. Eds. Carrato J., and J. G. Burns. Reston, VA: ASCE Press, pp. 1190-1200.
  • Ouyang, M*. and L. Dueñas-Osorio, (2012). “Probabilistic resilience model of electric power systems subjected to hurricane hazards.” Proceedings of the 12th international conference on probabilistic methods applied to power systems (PMAPS 2012), Istanbul, Turkey, June 10-14, 2012. 
  • Wang, Z.*, L. Dueñas-Osorio, and J. E. Padgett, (2012). “Optimal intensity measures for probabilistic seismic response analysis of bridges on liquefiable and non-liquefiable soils.” Proceedings of the 2012 structures congress: Forging connections in the windy city, Chicago, Illinois, USA, March 29-31, 2012. Eds. Carrato, J., and J. G. Burns.  Reston, VA: ASCE Press, pp. 527-538.
  • Wang, Z.*, J. E. Padgett, and L. Dueñas-Osorio, (2012). “Probabilistic seismic response of a bridge-soil-foundation system under the combined effect of vertical and horizontal ground motions.” Bridge maintenance, safety, management, resilience and sustainability. Proceedings of the sixth international conference on bridge maintenance, safety and management (IABMAS 2012), Stresa, Italy, July 9-12, 2012. Eds. Biondini, F., and D. Frangopol. London: CRC Press, Taylor and Francis Group, pp. 706-713.
  • Wang, Z.*, J. E. Padgett, and L. Dueñas-Osorio, (2012). “Influence of soil structure interaction on the fragility of an isolated bridge-soil-foundation system.” Proceedings of the 15th world conference in earthquake engineering (15WCEE), Lisbon, Portugal, September 24-28, 2012.
  • Wu, J., L. Dueñas-Osorio*, and M. Villagrán, (2012). “Spatial quantification of lifeline system interdependencies.” Proceedings of the 15th world conference in earthquake engineering (15WCEE), Lisbon, Portugal, September 24-28, 2012.
  • Yazdani, A., L. Dueñas-Osorio, and Q. Li, (2012). “Analysis of water distribution network topology to support vulnerability assessment.” Proceedings of the 2012 European safety and reliability conference (ESREL 2012), Helsinki, Finland, June 25-29, 2012. Presented by C. Gómez*.


 

2011

  • Rojo, J., and Dueñas-Osorio, L.* (2011). “Recursive reliability assessment of radial lifeline systems with correlated component failures.” Proceedings of the 11th international conference on applications of statistics and probability in civil engineering (ICASP11), Zurich, Switzerland, August 1-4, 2011. Ed. M. H. Faber, J. Kohler, and K. Nishijima. London, UK: CRC Press, Taylor and Francis Group, pp 1435-1443.
  • Gómez, C.*, J. Buriticá, M. Sánchez-Silva, and L. Dueñas-Osorio, (2011). “Vulnerability assessment of infrastructure networks by using hierarchical decomposition methods.” Proceedings of the International Conference on Vulnerability and Risk Analysis and Management (ICVRAM), Hyattsville, Maryland, April 11-13, 2011.
  • Gómez, C.*, M. Sánchez-Silva, and L. Dueñas-Osorio, (2011). “Clustering methods for risk assessment of infrastructure network systems.” Proceedings of the second international conference on soft computing technology in civil, structural and environmental engineering (CSC 2011), Chania, Crete, Greece, September 6-9, 2011.
  • Gómez, C.*, M. Sánchez-Silva, and L. Dueñas-Osorio, (2011). “Resource allocation in infrastructure networks through clustering based optimization.” Proceedings of the 11th international conference on applications of statistics and probability in civil engineering (ICASP11), Zurich, Switzerland, August 1-4, 2011. Ed. M. H. Faber, J. Kohler, and K. Nishijima. London, UK: CRC Press, Taylor and Francis Group, pp 1389-1397.
  • Hernández-Fajardo, I.*, and L. Dueñas-Osorio, (2011). "Models of interdependence propagation for the fragility assessment of urban networks." Proceedings of the 11th International Conference on Applications of Statistics and Probability in Civil Engineering (ICASP11), Zurich, Switzerland, August 1-4, 2011.
  • Hernández-Fajardo, I.*, and L. Dueñas-Osorio, (2011). "Probabilistic study of cascading failures in complex interdependent lifeline systems.” Proceedings of the International Conference on Vulnerability and Risk Analysis and Management (ICVRAM), Hyattsville, Maryland, April 11-13, 2011.
  • Leelardcharoen, K., L. Dueñas-Osorio*, J. Craig, and B. Goodno (2011). “Seismic fragility analysis of telecommunication systems.” Proceedings of the 11th International Conference on Applications of Statistics and Probability in Civil Engineering (ICASP11), Zurich, Switzerland, August 1-4, 2011.
  • Min, X.*, and L. Dueñas-Osorio, (2011). "Reliability-based seismic design of infrastructure systems considering interdependence." Engineering for Sustainability and Prosperity. Proceedings of the 2011 NSF CMMI research and innovation conference, Atlanta, Georgia, USA, January 4-7, 2011. National Science Foundation (NSF), Grant No. 0748231, DVD-ROM. 
  • Ouyang, M.*, and L. Dueñas-Osorio (2011). “Seismic fragility analysis of telecommunication systems.” Proceedings of the 11th International Conference on Applications of Statistics and Probability in Civil Engineering (ICASP11), Zurich, Switzerland, August 1-4, 2011.
  • Ouyang, M.*, and L. Dueñas-Osorio (2011). “Resilience Modeling and Simulation of Smart Grids.” Proceedings of the 2011 Structures Congress, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA, April 14-16, 2011.
  • Padgett, J., L. Dueñas-Osorio, K. Rokneddin*, and J. Ghosh* (2011). "Reliability assessment of aging bridge networks subject to seismic hazard." Engineering for Sustainability and Prosperity. Proceedings of the 2011 NSF CMMI research and innovation conference, Atlanta, Georgia, USA, January 4-7, 2011. National Science Foundation (NSF), Grant No. 0928493, DVD-ROM.
  •  Rokneddin, K.*, J. Ghosh, L. Dueñas-Osorio, and J. Padgett (2011). “The Effects of Deteriorating Bridges on Bridges on the Bridge Network Connectivity.” Proceedings of the 2011 Structures Congress, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA, April 14-16, 2011.


 

2010

  • Dueñas-Osorio, L.* and J. Padgett, (2010). “Augmented system failure events for bridges under earthquake hazards.” Proceedings of the 2010 Structures Congress, Orlando, Florida, USA, May 12 – 14, 2010. 
  • Dueñas-Osorio, L.*, and J. Rojo, (2010). "Probability models for the reliability metrics of practical power distribution networks." Safety, reliability and risk of structures, infrastructures and engineering systems. Proceedings of the 10th International Conference on Structural Safety and Reliability (ICOSSAR 2009), Osaka, Japan, September 12-17, 2009.  Eds. Furuta, H., D. Frangopol, and M. Shinozuka. London: CRC Press, Taylor and Francis Group, pp. 2856-2863.
  • Dueñas-Osorio, L.* and J. Rojo, (2010).  "Reliability Assessment of Lifeline Systems with Radial and Looped Topologies." Proceedings of the International Symposium on Reliability Engineering and Risk Management (ISRERM2010), Shanghai, China, September 23-26, 2010.
  • Hernández-Fajardo, I.*, and L. Dueñas-Osorio, (2010). "Time-sequential evolution of interdependent lifeline systems." Safety, reliability and risk of structures, infrastructures and engineering systems. Proceedings of the 10th International Conference on Structural Safety and Reliability (ICOSSAR 2009), Osaka, Japan, September 12-17, 2009.  Eds. Furuta, H., D. Frangopol, and M. Shinozuka. London: CRC Press, Taylor and Francis Group, pp. 2864-2871 
  • Min, X.*, and L. Dueñas-Osorio, (2010). "Design of interdependent interfaces for lifeline systems using response surface inverse reliability methods." Proceedings of the 9th US National and 10th Canadian Conference on Earthquake Engineering, Toronto, Canada, July 25 – July 29, 2010.
  • Padgett, J.*, J. Gosh, and L. Dueñas-Osorio, (2010). “Sensitivity of Bridge Reliability to Parameter Variation in Systems Susceptible to Spatially Distributed Soil Liquefaction.” Proceedings of the 5th International Conference on Bridge Maintenance, Safety and Management, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA, July 11 – July 15, 2010.  


 

Pre - 2010

  • Rokneddin, K.*, M. Sanchez-Silva, and L. Dueñas-Osorio, (2009). "Reduced computational complexity for the reliability assessment of typical infrastructure topologies. " Proceedings of the 2009 Technical Council on Lifeline Earthquake Engineering (TCLEE) Conference, Oakland, California, USA, June 28 – July 1, 2009. 
  • Min, X.*, and L. Dueñas-Osorio, (2009). "Inverse Reliability-based Design of Interdependent Lifeline Systems." Proceedings of the 2009 Technical Council on Lifeline Earthquake Engineering (TCLEE) Conference, Oakland, California, USA, June 28 – July 1, 2009.
  • Aygun, B.*, L. Dueñas-Osorio, J. Padgett, and R. DesRoches, (2009). "Seismic vulnerability of bridges susceptible to spatially distributed soil liquefaction hazards. " Proceedings of the 2009 Structures Congress, Austin, Texas, USA, April 30 – May 2, 2009.
  • Dueñas-Osorio, L., and I. Hernández*, (2008). "Flow-based reliability assessment of infrastructure systems." Proceedings of the 14th World Conference on Earthquake Engineering (14WCEE), Beijing, China, October 12-18, 2008. 
  • Towashiraporn, P.*, L. Dueñas-Osorio, J. I. Craig, and B. J. Goodno, (2008). "An application of the response surface model in building seismic fragility estimation." Proceedings of the 14th World Conference on Earthquake Engineering (14WCEE), Beijing, China, October 12-18, 2008.
  • Colwell, S.*, B. Basu, and L. Dueñas-Osorio, (2007). “Increased reliability of wind turbines with vibration control.” Proceedings of the World Wind Energy Conference, Buenos Aires, Argentina, October 2 – 4, 2007.
  • Dueñas-Osorio, L.*, and B.R. Ellingwood, (2007).  "Reliability assessment of power distribution systems under natural hazards."  Proceedings of the 10th International conference in applications of statistics and probability in civil engineering, Tokyo, Japan, July 31 – August 3, 2007.
  • Dueñas-Osorio, L., and R. DesRoches*, (2006).  "Effect of liquefaction on the performance of multi-span simply supported bridges.”  Proceedings of the 1st European conference on earthquake engineering and seismology (ECEES).  Geneva, Switzerland, September 3-8, 2006.
  • Dueñas-Osorio, L.*, (2006).  "Review of commissioned paper: seismic risk mitigation decisions by Robin McGuire."  Proceedings of the Workshop on strategic directions for risk modeling and decision support.  Boulder, Colorado, July 14-15, 2007. 
  • Dueñas-Osorio, L.*, K. Leelardcharoen, J. I. Craig, and B. J. Goodno, (2006).  "Failure of interdependent networks.”  Proceedings of the 8th National Conference in Earthquake Engineering (8NCEE). San Francisco, California, USA, April 18 – 22, 2006.
  • Seo, J.-W.*, P. Towashiraporn, L. Dueñas-Osorio, J. I. Craig and B. J. Goodno, (2005).  "Rapid seismic fragility assessment of structures using response surface metamodels.”  Proceedings of the 3rd annual meeting of the Asian-pacific network of centers for earthquake engineering research (ANCER). Seogwipo, Jeju, South Korea. Nov. 10-13, 2005.
  • Dueñas-Osorio, L.*, J. I. Craig, and B. J. Goodno, (2004).  "Probabilistic response of interdependent infrastructure networks."  Proceedings of the 2nd annual meeting of the Asian-pacific network of centers for earthquake engineering research (ANCER).  Honolulu, Hawaii, USA, July 28-30, 2004.
  • Dueñas-Osorio, L.*, J. I. Craig, and B. J. Goodno, (2004).  "Rapid regional response simulation of 3D prototype structures for fragility characterization."  Proceedings of the 13th World Conference in Earthquake Engineering.  Vancouver, Canada, August 1-6, 2004. 
  • Dueñas-Osorio, L.*, (2003).  “Applications of structural reliability in the development of fragility relationships for a class of buildings in a seismically vulnerable region.”  Student Leadership Council Online Magazine, Vol. 3, No. 2.  Mid-America Earthquake Center, 18p.
  • Dueñas-Osorio, L., P. Towashiraporn, J. I. Craig, and B. Goodno*, (2003).  "Regional fragility calculations for low rise steel frame buildings using metamodeling Techniques."  Proceedings of the GNDT-MAE-SAFERR (GMS) Conference in Seismic Risk in Urban Areas.  Erice, Italy, May 26-28, 2003.
  • Park, J., L. Dueñas-Osorio*, J. I. Craig, B. J. Goodno, and A. Bostrom, (2003).  "Probabilistic decision support for regional seismic risk assessment and mitigation."  Proceedings of the 9th International conference in applications of statistics and probability in civil engineering.  Rotterdam: Millpress, July 6-9, 2003.
  • Buyukuzturk, O., L. Dueñas-Osorio*, B. Goodno, and T. Dogan, (2002).  "The retrofit of a historical building using base isolation to improve its seismic response."  Proceedings of the 5th International congress on Advances in Civil Engineering.  Istanbul, Turkey, Istanbul Technical University, September 25-27, 2002.