Koliou Research Group

Conference Papers

[C12] 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 (abstract accepted)

[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 Alaska, 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 Alaska, 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 Alaska, 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).

Conference Presentations

[CP12] Koliou, M., van de Lindt, J.W. and Mahmoud, H.N. (2018), “Modeling Building Functionality following Tornadoes”, ASCE/SEI Structures Congress , Fort Worth, Texas, 19-21 April 2018 (Abstract and Presentation).

[CP11] Koliou, M., van de Lindt, J.W. and Filiatrault, A. (2018), “Seismic Risk Assessment of an Alternate Seismic Design Methodology for Rigid Wall-Flexible Roof Diaphragm Buildings ”, ASCE/SEI Structures Congress , Fort Worth, Texas, 19-21 April 2018 (Abstract and Presentation).

[CP10] Koliou, M. and van de Lindt, J.W. (2017), “Quantifying Post-Disaster Functionality of the Building Infrastructure”, ASCE Congress on Technical Advancement, Duluth, Minnesota, 10-13 September 2017 (Abstract and Presentation).

[CP9] Attary, N., van de Lindt, J.W., Koliou, M., Smith S. and Unnikrishnan, V.U. (2017), “Estimating Community Recovery Subjected to Natural Hazards: 2011 Joplin MO Tornado Case Study”, 2017 Americas Conference on Wind Engineering (ACWE), Gainesville, Florida, 21-24 May 2017 (Abstract and Presentation).

[CP8] Koliou, M. and van de Lindt, J.W. (2016), “Functionality Fragility Assessment in the Context of Community Resilience”, 1st International Workshop on Resilience, Turin, Italy, 19-22 September 2016 (Abstract and Presentation).

[CP7] Unnikrishnan, V.U., van de Lindt, J.W. and Koliou, M. (2016), “Functionality and Interdependency of Electrical Power Networks and Building Recovery Following Natural Disasters”, Urban Transitions Global Summit 2016, Shanghai, China, 5-9 September 2016 (Abstract and Presentation).

[CP6] Koliou, M., Filiatrault, A., Kelly, D.J. and Lawson, J. (2016), “Distributed Yielding Concept for Improved Seismic Collapse Performance of Buildings with Rigid Walls and Flexible Roof Diaphragms”, 2016 Structures Congress, Phoenix, AZ, 14-17 February 2016 (Abstract and Presentation).

[CP5] Koliou, M., Filiatrault, A., Kelly, D.J. and Lawson, J. (2014), “Simplified Design Methodology for Rigid - Wall Flexible Diaphragm Structures”, 2014 Structures Congress, Boston, MA, 3-5 April 2014 (Abstract and Presentation).

[CP4] Koliou, M. and Filiatrault, A. (2013), “ Seismic Collapse Performance Evaluation of Tilt-up Structures Incorporating Flexible Diaphragms”, 2013 Structures Congress, Pittsburgh, PA, 2-4 May 2013 (Abstract and Presentation).

[CP3] Koliou, M., Filiatrault, A. and Reinhorn, A.M. (2011), “Seismic Protection of High Voltage Transformer-Bushing Systems Incorporating Flexural Stiffeners”, Quake Summit 2011, NEES & MCEER Annual Meeting, Buffalo, NY, 8-10 June 2011 (Abstract and Presentation).

[CP2] Muhammad, F., Oikonomou, K., Koliou, M., Kong, D., Roh, H., Reinhorn, A.M., Filiatrault, A. and Schiff. A. (2011), “Testing of Transformer Bushings and Lessons Learned”, Quake Summit 2011, NEES & MCEER Annual Meeting, Buffalo, NY, 8-10 June 2011 (Abstract and Presentation).

[CP1] Reinhorn, A.M., Filiatrault, A., Constantinou, M.C., Muhammad, F., Oliveto, N.D., Oikonomou, K., Koliou, M., and Schiff. A. (2011), “MCEER Evaluation of Transformer Bushings:Current and Recommended Practice”, Quake Summit 2011, NEES & MCEER Annual Meeting, Buffalo, NY, 8-10 June 2011 (Abstract and Presentation).

Poster Presentations

[P6] Koliou, M., Filiatrault, A., Kelly, D.J. and Lawson, J. (2015), “Improved Seismic Response of Buildings with Rigid Walls and Flexible Wood Roof Diaphragms through a New Seismic Design Approach Based on Distributed Diaphragm Yielding”, 2nd ATC SEI Conference on Improving the Seismic Performance of Existing Buildings, San Francisco, CA, 10-12 December 2015.

[P5] Lawson, J., Koliou, M., Kelly, D.J. and Filiatrault, A. (2015), “Evaluation of Wall Anchorage Force Provisions in Rigid Wall – Flexible Diaphragm Buildings”, 2015 Structures Congress, Portland, OR, 23-25 April 2015 (Best of the Best Poster Award, presented by M. Koliou).

[P4] Koliou, M. and Filiatrault, A. (2014), “Distributed Yielding Concept for Improved Seismic Collapse Performance of Rigid Wall- Flexible Roof Diaphragm Buildings”, 2014 CSEE Graduate Student Poster Competition, University at Buffalo, The State University of New York Buffalo, U.S.A. (1st place winner, presented by M. Koliou)

[P3] Koliou, M. and Filiatrault, A. (2013), “Seismic Evaluation and Design of Structures Incorporating Rigid Walls and Flexible Roof Diaphragm”, University at Buffalo Sigma Xi Graduate Student Research Day and Poster Competition, Buffalo, NY, 12 April 2013.

[P2] Koliou, M., Filiatrault, A. and Reinhorn, A.M., (2011), “Seismic Protection of High Voltage Transformer Bushing Systems Incorporating Flexural Stiffeners”, Poster Presentation on 2011 EERI Annual Meeting: Earthquakes without Borders, La Jolla, San Diego, CA, 9-12 February 2011.

[P1] Koliou, M. and Filiatrault, A. (2010), “Seismic Protection of Electrical Transformer-Bushing Systems by Stiffening Techniques”, Poster Presentation on 2010 CSEE Graduate Student Poster Competition, University at Buffalo, The State University of New York Buffalo, U.S.A. (1st place winner, presented by M. Koliou)