Koliou Research Group

Journal Publications

(* my advisees)

[J31] Mohammadgholibeyki, N.*, Koliou, M. and Liel, A.B. (2023), “A simple network-based probabilistic method for estimating recovery of lifeline services to buildings after an earthquake”, Structure and Infrastructure Engineering (accepted/in press)

[J30] Aghababaei, M.* and Koliou, M. (2022), “Community resilience assessment via Agent-based modeling approach”, Computer-Aided Civil and Infrastructure Engineering, DOI:10.1111/mice.12916

[J29] Cook, D., Liel, A.B., Haselton, C.B. and Koliou, M. (2022), “A Framework for Operationalizing the Assessment of Post-Earthquake Functional Recovery of Buildings”, Earthquake Spectra, https://doi.org/10.1177/87552930221081538

[J28] Aghababaei, M.* and Koliou, M. (2022), “An Agent-Based Modeling Approach for Community Resilience Assessment Accounting for System Interdependencies: Application on Education System”, Engineering Structures, 255, 113889.

[J27] Field, C., Sutley, E., Naderpajouh, N., van de Lindt, J.W., Butry, D., Keenan, J., Smith-Collin, J. and Koliou, M. (2022), “Incorporating Socio-economic Metrics in Civil Engineering Projects: The Resilience Perspective”, Natural Hazards Review , 23(1), 10.1061/(ASCE)NH.1527-6996.0000537.

[J26] Aghababaei, M.*, Okamoto, C.* and Koliou, M. (2021), “Examining the accuracy and validity of loss estimations using the PBEE methodology for wood residential buildings through integrated experimental findings and expert panel solicitation”, DOI:10.1080/23789689.2021.1984635, Sustainable and Resilient Infrastructure, https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/full/10.1080/23789689.2021.1984635

[J25] Mohammadgholibeyki, N.*, Nazari, F., Venkatraj, V., Koliou, M., Yan, W., Dixit, M. and Sideris, P. (2021), “A decision-making framework for buildings’ life-cycle energy and seismic loss assessment”, Structure and Infrastructure Engineering, DOI:10.1080/15732479.2021.1983613.

[J24] Jalilifar, E.*, Koliou, M. and Pang, W. (2021), “Experimental and Numerical Characterization of Monotonic and Cyclic Performance of Cross Laminated Timber Dowel Connections”, Journal of Structural Engineering, 147 (7), 10.1061/(ASCE)ST.1943-541X.0003059.

[J23] Brennan, A* and Koliou, M. (2020), “Probabilistic loss assessment of a seismic retrofit technique for medium- and high-voltage transformer bushing systems in high seismicity region”, Structure and Infrastructure Engineering, 17(8), 10.1080/15732479.2020.1785513 .

[J22] Aghababaei, M.*, Koliou, M., Watson, M and Xiao, Y. (2021), “Quantifying post-disaster business recovery through Bayesian methods”, Structure and Infrastructure Engineering , 17(6), https://doi.org/10.1080/15732479.2020.1777569.

[J21] Aghababaei, M.*, Okamoto, C. *, Koliou, M., Nagae, T., Pantelides, C., Ryan, K., Barbosa, A., Pei, S., van de Lindt, J.W. and Dashti, S. (2021), “Full-Scale Shake Table Test Damage Data Collection Using Terrestrial Laser Scanning Techniques”, Journal of Structural Engineering, 147 (3), 10.1061/(ASCE)ST.1943-541X.0002905.

[J20] Aghababaei, M.*, Koliou, M., Pilkington, S., Mahmoud, H.M., van de Lindt, J.W., Curtis, A., Smith, S., Ajayakumar, J. and Watson, M. (2020), “Validation of Time-Dependent Repair Recovery of the Building Stock following the 2011 Joplin Tornado”, ASCE Natural Hazards Review - Special Issue/Collection on “Enabling Resilient and Sustainable Communities”, 21(4), 10.1061/(ASCE)NH.1527-6996.0000408.

[J19]Lawson, J. and Koliou, M. (2020), “Evaluating Second Order Effects in Rigid Wall Flexible Roof Diaphragm Buildings”, Earthquake Spectra , https://doi.org/10.1177/8755293020919420.

[J18] van de Lindt, J.W., Peacock, W.G, Mitrani-Reiser, J., Rosenheim, N., Deniz, D., Dillard, M, Tomiczek, T., Koliou, M., Graettinger, A., Crawford, S., Harrison, K., Barbosa, A., Tobin, J., Helgeson, J., Peek, L., Memari, M., Sutley, E.J., Hamideh, S., Gu, D., Cauffman, S. and Fung, J. (2020), “Community Resilience-Focused Technical Investigation of the 2016 Lumberton, North Carolina Flood: An Interdisciplinary Approach”, ASCE Natural Hazards Review , 21 (3), DOI: 10.1061/(ASCE)NH.1527-6996.0000387.

[J17] Pilkington, S., Mahmoud, H.M., van de Lindt, J.W., Koliou, M. and Smith, S. (2020), “Hindcasting Loss and Evaluating Implications of Track Location for the 2011 Joplin, MO Tornado”, ASCE-ASME: Risk and Uncertainty in Engineering Systems, Part B: Mechanical Engineering, 6(2), 020902.

[J16] Koliou, M. and van de Lindt, J.W. (2020), “Development of Building Restoration Functions for use in Community Recovery Planning to Tornadoes”, ASCE Natural Hazards Review, 21(2), 04020004.

[J15] Farokhnia, K., van de Lindt, J.W., and Koliou, M. (2020), “Selection of Residential Building Design Requirements for Tornado Based Community Functionality Goals”, ASCE Journal of Practice Periodical on Structural Design and Construction, 25(1), 10.1061/(ASCE)SC.1943-5576.0000464.

[J14] Aghababaei, M.*, Koliou, M., and Paal, S.G. (2018), “Performance Assessment of Building Infrastructure Impacted by the 2017 Hurricane Harvey in the Port Aransas Region”, ASCE Journal of Performance of Constructed Facilities, 32(5), 04018069.

[J13] Koliou, M., van de Lindt, J.W. and Hamburger, R.O. (2018), “Nonlinear Modeling of Wood-Frame Shear Wall Systems for Performance-Based Earthquake Engineering: Recommendations for the ASCE 41 Standard”, ASCE Journal of Structural Engineering, 144 (8), 10.1061/(ASCE)ST.1943-541X.0002083.

  • Associated closure: Koliou, M., van de Lindt, J. W., & Hamburger, R. O. (2019), Closure to “Nonlinear Modeling of Wood-Frame Shear Wall Systems for Performance-Based Earthquake Engineering: Recommendations for the ASCE 41 Standard” by Maria Koliou, John W. van de Lindt, and Ronald O. Hamburger, ASCE Journal of Structural Engineering, 145(12), 07019006.

[J12] Koliou, M., van de Lindt, J.W., McAllister, T.P., Ellingwood, B.R., Dillard, M. and Cutler, H. (2018), "State of the Research in Community Resilience: Progress and Challenges", Sustainable and Resilient Infrastructure, DOI:10.1080/23789689.2017.1418547.

[J11] Koliou, M. and Filiatrault, A. (2017), “Development of Wood and Steel Diaphragm Hysteretic Connector Database for Performance-Based Earthquake Engineering”, Bulletin of Earthquake Engineering, 10.1007/s10518-017-0141-7.

[J10] Koliou, M., Masoomi, H. and van de Lindt, J.W. (2017), “Performance Assessment of Tilt-up Big-Box Buildings subjected to Extreme Hazards: Tornadoes and Earthquakes”, ASCE Journal of Performance of Constructed Facilities, 31 (5), 10.1061/(ASCE)CF.1943-5509.0001059.

[J9] Koliou, M., Lawson, J., Filiatrault, A. and Kelly, D.J. (2017), “Evaluation of Out-of-Plane Wall Anchorage Force Provisions in Buildings with Rigid Walls and Flexible Roof Diaphragms”, Earthquake Spectra, 33(1), pg. 1-23, 10.1193/121915EQS186EP.

[J8] Koliou, M., Filiatrault, A. and Kircher, C.A. (2017), “Assessing Modeling Complexities on the Seismic Performance of an Instrumented Short Period Hospital”, ASCE Journal of Performance of Constructed Facilities, 31 (1), 04016078.

[J7] Koliou, M., van de Lindt, J.W. and Filiatrault, A. (2016), “Evaluation of an Alternative Seismic Design Approach for Rigid Wall Flexible Wood Roof Diaphragm Buildings through Probabilistic Loss Estimation and Disaggregation”, Engineering Structures, 127, 31-39, 10.1016/j.engstruct.2016.08.045.

[J6] Koliou, M., Filiatrault, A., Kelly, D.J. and Lawson, J. (2016), “Buildings with Rigid Walls and Flexible Roof Diaphragms I: Evaluation of Current United States Seismic Provisions”, ASCE Journal of Structural Engineering, 142(3), 04015166.

[J5] Koliou, M., Filiatrault, A., Kelly, D.J. and Lawson, J. (2016), “Buildings with Rigid Walls and Flexible Roof Diaphragms II: Evaluation of a New Seismic Design Approach Based on Distributed Diaphragm Yielding”, ASCE Journal of Structural Engineering, 142(3), 04015167.

[J4] Koliou, M., Filiatrault, A., Kelly, D.J. and Lawson, J. (2016), “Distributed Yielding Concept for Improved Seismic Collapse Performance of Rigid Wall-Flexible Diaphragm Buildings”, ASCE Journal of Structural Engineering, 142(2), 04015137 (paper nominated for 2017 ASCE Raymond C. Reese Research Prize Award)

[J3] Koliou, M., Filiatrault, A. and Reinhorn, A.M. (2013), “Seismic Response of High Voltage Transformer Bushing Systems Incorporating Flexural Stiffeners I: Numerical Study”, Earthquake Spectra, 29(4), pg. 1335-1352, 10.1193/072511EQS184M

[J2] Koliou, M., Filiatrault, A. and Reinhorn, A.M. (2013), “Seismic Response of High Voltage Transformer Bushing Systems Incorporating Flexural Stiffeners II: Experimental Study”, Earthquake Spectra, 29(4), pg. 1353-1367, 10.1193/072511EQS185M

[J1] Gogou, R. and Koliou, M. (2009), “Seismic Evaluation of Monuments – Methods of Repairing and Strengthening”, Journal of Association of Civil Engineers of Greece, Athens, Greece, pg. 30 (In Greek)

Conference Proceedings

(* my advisees)

[C27] Aghababaei, M.* and Koliou, M. (2022), “An agent-based simulation framework for risk-based resilience assessment of communities under natural disasters”, 13th International Conference on Structural Safety and Reliability (ICOSSAR 2022), Shanghai, China, 13-17 September 2022.

[C26] Aghababaei, M.*, and Koliou, M. (2022), “Probabilistic Agent-based community framework for quantifying education system resilience”, 3rd International Conference on Natural Hazards & Infrastructure, Athens, Greece, 5-7 July 2022.

[C25] Mohammadgholibeyki, N.*, Koliou, M. and Liel, A.B. (2022), “Illustrating a probabilistic model for the post-earthquake lifeline recovery time estimation and its effects on functional recovery of buildings”, 3rd International Conference on Natural Hazards & Infrastructure, Athens, Greece, 5-7 July 2022.

[C24] Mohammadgholibeyki, N. *, Koliou, M. and Liel, A.B. (2022), “Introducing a network-based method for estimating post-earthquake buildings’ service restoration”, 12th National Conference on Earthquake Engineering, Salt Lake City, UT, 27 June – 1 July 2022.

[C23] Aghababaei, M.*, Koliou, M., Nagae, T., Pantelides, C., Ryan, K., Barbosa, A., Pei, S., van de Lindt, J.W. and Dashti, S. (2021), “Rapid Damage Assessment Procedure to Collect, Process, and Analyze Data for Monitoring of Full-Scale Tests”, 17th World Conference on Earthquake Engineering (17WCEE), Sendai, Japan, 27 September – 2 October 2021.

[C22] Aghababaei, M.*, Koliou, M., Nagae, T., Pantelides, C., Ryan, K., Barbosa, A., Pei, S., van de Lindt, J.W. and Dashti, S. (2021), “Performance Assessment of Full-Scale Timber Structures under Earthquakes Using Advanced Monitoring Techniques”, World Conference on Timber Engineering, 9-12 August 2021.

[C21] Jalilifar, E.*, Koliou, M., and Pang, W. (2021), “Experimental and Analytical Response Characterization of Cross Laminated Timber Connections”, World Conference on Timber Engineering, 9-12 August 2021.

[C20] Wang, W.T.L., van de Lindt, J.W., Cutler, H., Rosenheim, N., Koliou, M., Lee, J.S. and Calderon, D. (2021), “Community resilience assessment of an EF-5 Tornado using the IN-CORE modeling environment” 7th International Symposium on Life-Cycle Civil Engineering (IALCCE 2020), Shanghai, China.

[C19] Sideris, P. and Koliou, M. (2020), “The Role of Timely Actionable Student Feedback in Improving Instruction and Student Learning in Engineering Courses”, 2020 ASEE Virtual Annual Conference, 21-24 June 2020, https://peer.asee.org/35368.

[C18] Koliou, M., van de Lindt, J.W., and Popovski, M. (2019), “Development of Ductility-related Force Modification Factors for CLT Structures in Canada”, 12th Canadian Conference on Earthquake Engineering (CCEE 2019), Quebec, Canada, 17-20 June 2019.

[C17] Deniz D., Sutley, E.J., van de Lindt, J.W., Peacock, W.G, Rosenheim, N., Gu, D., Koliou, M., Hamideh, S. (2019), “Flood Performance and Dislocation Assessment for Lumberton Homes after Hurricane Matthew”, 13th International Conference on Applications of Statistics and Probability in Civil Engineering (ICASP13), Seoul, South Korea, 26-30 May 2019.

[C16] van de Lindt, J.W., Mahmoud, H., Pilkington, S, Koliou, M., Attary, N., Cutler, H., Smith, S, Rosenheim, N., Navarro, C.M., Kim, Y.W., Lee, J.S. (2019), “Validating Interdependent Community Resilience Modeling using Hindcasting”, 13th International Conference on Applications of Statistics and Probability in Civil Engineering (ICASP13), Seoul, South Korea, 26-30 May 2019.

[C15] Aghababaei, M.*, Koliou, M. Watson, M, and Xiao, Y. (2019), “Modeling Business Recovery after Natural Disasters: the Case Study of Lumberton, NC following Hurricane Matthew”, 2nd International Conference on Natural Hazards & Infrastructure, Chania, Greece, 23 – 26 June 2019.

[C14] Lawson, J., Koliou, M., Filiatrault, A. and Kelly, D.J. (2018), “The Evaluation of Current Wall-to-Roof Anchorage Force Provisions for Single-Story Concrete and Masonry Buildings with Lightweight Flexible Diaphragms”, 2018 SEAOC Convention, Palm Desert, CA, 12-14 September 2018.

[C13] Koliou, M. and van de Lindt, J.W. (2018), “Nonlinear Modeling of Wood Frame Shear Walls for Performance Based Earthquake Engineering”, 11th US National Conference on Earthquake Engineering (11NCEE), Los Angeles, CA, 25-29 June 2018.

[C12] Wade, K.F., DeBock, D.J., Lawson, J.W., Koliou, M., Cook, D.T., Haselton, C.B. (2018), “Seismic Risk Assessment of Tilt-Up Buildings using The FEMA P-58 Method”, 11th US National Conference on Earthquake Engineering (11NCEE), Los Angeles, CA, 25-29 June 2018.

[C11] Koliou, M. and van de Lindt, J.W. (2017), “From Performance-Based Engineering to Community Resilience: Buildings under Extreme Ground Shaking”, Third Huixian International Forum on Earthquake Engineering for Young Researchers, Urbana, Illinois, 11-12 August 2017.

[C10] Koliou, M., Masoomi, H., and van de Lindt, J.W. (2017), “Fragility Assessment of Buildings with Rigid Walls and Flexible Roof Diaphragms subjected to Earthquake and Tornado”, 16th World Conference on Earthquake Engineering (16WCEE), Santiago, Chile, 9-13 January 2017.

[C9] Koliou, M., Filiatrault, A., Kelly, D.J. and Lawson, J. (2017), “Roof Diaphragm Distributed Yielding Concept for Improved Seismic Collapse Performance of Buildings with Rigid Walls and Flexible Roof Diaphragms”, 16th World Conference on Earthquake Engineering (16WCEE), Santiago, Chile, 9-13 January 2017.

[C8] Lawson, J., Kelly, D.J., Koliou, M. and Filiatrault, A. (2017), “An Alternative Procedure for the Seismic Design of Buildings with Rigid Walls and Flexible Diaphragms: FEMA P-1026.”, 16th World Conference on Earthquake Engineering (16WCEE), Santiago, Chile, 9-13 January 2017.

[C7] van de Lindt, J.W., Ellingwood, B.R., McAllister, T., Wang, N., Mahmoud, H. and Koliou, M. (2016), “The Role of Structural Robustness in Risk-Informed Community Resilience”, 2016 SEAOC Convention, Maui, Hawaii, 12-15 October 2016.

[C6] Lawson, J., Kelly, D.J., Koliou, M. and Filiatrault, A. (2014), “Evaluating Existing and Proposing New Seismic Design Provisions for Rigid Wall – Flexible Diaphragm Buildings”, 2014 SEAOC Convention, Indian Wells, CA, 10-13 September 2014.

[C5] Koliou, M., Filiatrault, A., Kelly, D.J. and Lawson, J. (2014), “Two-Dimensional Numerical Framework for Seismic Collapse Assessment of Rigid Wall-Flexible Diaphragm Structures”, 10th US National Conference on Earthquake Engineering, Anchorage, AK, 21-25 July 2014.

[C4] Koliou, M., Filiatrault, A. and Reinhorn, A.M. (2014), “Seismic Studies on Electrical High Voltage Transformer-Bushing Systems Incorporating Flexural Stiffeners”, 10th US National Conference on Earthquake Engineering, Anchorage, AK, 21-25 July 2014.

[C3] Lawson, J., Kelly, D.J., Koliou, M. and Filiatrault, A. (2014), “Development of Design Methodologies for Rigid Wall-Flexible Diaphragm Structures”, 10th US National Conference on Earthquake Engineering, Anchorage, AK, 21-25 July 2014.

[C2] Koliou, M., Filiatrault, A. and Reinhorn, A.M. (2011), “Seismic Protection of Transformer-Bushing Systems Incorporating Flexural Stiffeners”, Proceedings of the Eurodyn 2011 - 8th International Conference on Structural Dynamics, Leuven, Belgium, 4-6 July 2011.

[C1] Gogou, R. and Koliou, M. (2008), “Seismic Evaluation of Monuments-Methods of Repairing and Strengthening”, 14th Student Conference “Retrofit of R/C Structures and Redesign of Existing Structures”, Patras, Greece, 20-21 February 2008 (In Greek).

Technical Reports / Thesis / Dissertation / Book Chapters

(* my advisees)

[R12] Aghababaei, M.*, and Koliou, M. (2022), “Toward Community Resilience Assessment”, Objective Resilience: Applications, American Society of Civil Engineers, Reston, VA, pp. 1-18, https://doi.org/10.1061/9780784415917.

[R11] FEMA (2021), “Seismic Design of Rigid Wall-Flexible Diaphragm Buildings: An Alternate Procedure”, FEMA P1026 – Second Edition, Federal Emergency Management Agency, Washington, DC. (Team member and contributing author)

[R10] FEMA (2020), “Short-Period Building Collapse Performance and Recommendations for Improving Seismic Design/ Volume 2 – Study of One-to-Four Story Wood Light-Frame Buildings”, FEMA P-2136-2, Federal Emergency Management Agency, Washington, DC. (Team member and contributing author)

[R9] FEMA (2020), “Short-Period Building Collapse Performance and Recommendations for Improving Seismic Design/ Volume 1 – Overarching Findings, Conclusions, and Recommendations”, FEMA P-2136-1, Federal Emergency Management Agency, Washington, DC. (Team member and contributing author)

[R8] van de Lindt, J.W., W. G. Peacock, J. Mitrani-Reiser, N. Rosenheim, D. Deniz, M. Dillard, T. Tomiczek, Koliou, M., A. Graettinger, S. Crawford, K. Harrison, A. Barbosa, J. Tobin, J. Helgeson, L. Peek, M. Memari, E. Sutley, D. Gu, S. Cauffman, and J. Fung. (2018), “Community Resilience-Focused Technical Investigation of the 2016 Lumberton, North Carolina Flood: Multi-Disciplinary Approach”, National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST SP 1230), https://doi.org/10.6028/NIST.SP.1230

[R7] ATC (2017), “Recommended Modeling Parameters and Acceptance Criteria for Nonlinear Analysis in Support of Seismic Evaluation, Retrofit and Design – ATC 114”, prepared by ATC for NIST, https://doi.org/10.6028/NIST.GCR.17-917-45 (Team member and contributing author)

[R6] FEMA (2015), “Seismic Design of Rigid Wall-Flexible Diaphragm Buildings: An Alternate Procedure”, FEMA P1026, Federal Emergency Management Agency, Washington, DC. (Team member and contributing author)

[R5] Koliou, M. (2014), “Seismic Analysis and Design of Rigid Wall-Flexible Roof Diaphragm Buildings”, Ph.D. in Civil Engineering Dissertation, University at Buffalo, The State University of New York, U.S.A.

[R4] Koliou, M., Filiatrault, A., Reinhorn, A.M. and Oliveto, N.D, (2012), “Seismic Protection of Electrical Transformer-Bushing Systems by Stiffening Techniques”, MCEER Technical Report-MCEER-12-0002, Buffalo, NY.

[R3] Reinhorn, A.M., Filiatrault, A., Muhammad, F., Oliveto, N.D., Oikonomou, K., and Koliou, M. (2011), “Evaluation of Transformer Bushings-Current and Recommended Practice”, MCEER Task Report-MCEER-TR-11-01, Buffalo, NY.

[R2] Koliou, M. (2010), “Seismic Protection of Electrical Transformer-Bushing Systems by Stiffening Techniques”, Master of Science in Civil Engineering Thesis, University at Buffalo, The State University of New York, U.S.A.

[R1] Koliou, M. (2008), “Analysis and Design of Composite Bridges”, Diploma in Civil Engineering Thesis, University of Patras-School of Engineering-Department of Civil Engineering, Greece (In Greek).

Datasets

[D2] Deniz, D., van de Lindt, J.W., Tomiczek. T., Koliou, M., Barbosa, A, Sutley, E.J., Peacock, W, G., Mitrani-Reiser, J., Jones, C. and Coulbourne, W. (2020), “Building Damage Survey Instrument, November 26, 2016: Wave 1. A Longitudinal Community Resilience Focused Technical Investigation of the Lumberton, North Carolina Flood of 2016” DesignSafe-CI, doi.org/10.17603/ds2-b1yd-pq98.

[D1] Xiao, Y., Watson, M., Helgeson, J., Farokhnia, K., van de Lindt, J.W., Mitrani-Reiser, J., Sutley, E.J., Deniz, D., Tomiczek, T., Barbosa, A., Fung, J., Nofal, O. and Koliou, M. (2020), “Business Survey Instrument, January 19, 2018: Wave 2, in A Longitudinal Community Resilience Focused Technical Investigation of the Lumberton, North Carolina Flood of 2016” DesignSafe-CI, https://doi.org/10.17603/ds2-f9kt-fm93.