Publications 1996 2016

  • 8 h-Index
  • 44 Article
  • 25 Conference contribution
  • 2 Chapter
2016

Local calibration of flexible pavement performance models in michigan

Haider, S. W., Brink, W. C. & Buch, N. Sep 28 2016 In : Canadian Journal of Civil Engineering. 43, 11, p. 986-997 12 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

pavement
calibration
Pavements
Calibration
prediction
2015

Local calibration of rigid pavement performance models using resampling methods

Haider, S. W., Brink, W. C. & Buch, N. Dec 30 2015 (Accepted/In press) In : International Journal of Pavement Engineering. p. 1-13 13 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Pavements
Calibration
Statistics
Sampling
Software design
1 Citations
Pavements
Calibration
2014

Issues related to pavement rehabilitation design options in the new mechanistic-empirical pavement design guide

Haider, S. W., Brink, W. C., Buch, N. & Chatti, K. 2014 T and DI Congress 2014: Planes, Trains, and Automobiles - Proceedings of the 2nd Transportation and Development Institute Congress. American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), p. 121-131 11 p.

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

Pavements
Patient rehabilitation
Elastic moduli
Pavement overlays
Asphalt
1 Citations

Local calibration of rigid pavement cracking model in the new mechanistic-empirical pavement design guide using bootstrapping

Haider, S. W., Brink, W. C. & Buch, N. 2014 T and DI Congress 2014: Planes, Trains, and Automobiles - Proceedings of the 2nd Transportation and Development Institute Congress. American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), p. 100-110 11 p.

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

Pavements
Calibration
Parameter estimation
Statistical methods
Statistics
2013

Engaging early engineering students (eees): A fourth year report from an nsf step project

Sticklen, J., Briedis, D., Vergara, C. E., Urban-Lurain, M., DeGraaf, R., Paquette, L., Heckman, R., Buch, N. & Wolff, T. F. 2013 ASEE Annual Conference and Exposition, Conference Proceedings.

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

Students
2 Citations

Engaging Early Engineering Students (EEES)

Vergara, C. E., Briedis, D., Buch, N., Courtney, J., Ehrlich, N., McDonough, C. A., Sticklen, J., Urban-Lurain, M., Weil, C., Wolff, T., DeGraaf, R. S., Heckman, R. & Paquette, L. 2013 Proceedings - Frontiers in Education Conference, FIE. p. 340-342 3 p. 6684844

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

engineering
student
Students
diagnostic
school

Precast concrete pavements: Technology overview and technical considerations

Tayabji, S., Ye, D. & Buch, N. Dec 2013 In : PCI Journal. 58, 1, p. 112-128 17 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Concrete pavements
Precast concrete
Pavements
Patient rehabilitation
Loads (forces)
3 Citations

Sensitivity of input variables for flexible pavement rehabilitation strategies in the M-E PDG

Harsini, I., Brink, W. C., Haider, S. W., Chatti, K., Buch, N., Baladi, G. Y. & Kutay, E. 2013 Airfield and Highway Pavement 2013: Sustainable and Efficient Pavements - Proceedings of the 2013 Airfield and Highway Pavement Conference. p. 539-550 12 p.

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

Pavements
Patient rehabilitation
Sensitivity analysis
Composite materials
3 Citations

Sensitivity of input variables for rigid pavement rehabilitation strategies in the MEPDG

Brink, W. C., Harsini, I., Haider, S. W., Buch, N., Chatti, K., Baladi, G. Y. & Kutay, E. 2013 Airfield and Highway Pavement 2013: Sustainable and Efficient Pavements - Proceedings of the 2013 Airfield and Highway Pavement Conference. p. 528-538 11 p.

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

Pavements
Patient rehabilitation
Sensitivity analysis
2012

Joint load transfer and support considerations for jointed precast concrete pavements

Tayabji, S., Ye, D. & Buch, N. 2012 In : Transportation Research Record. 2305, p. 74-80 7 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Concrete pavements
Precast concrete
Pavements
Patient rehabilitation
Repair
2 Citations

Work in progress: Integrating computation across engineering curricula: Preliminary impact on students

Vergara, C. E., Briedis, D., Buch, N., Esfahanian, A. H., Sticklen, J., Urban-Lurain, M., Paquette, L., Dresen, C. & Frazier, K. 2012 Proceedings - Frontiers in Education Conference, FIE. 6462286

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

engineering
curriculum
student
Curricula
Students
2011
2 Citations
Computer science
Education computing
Curricula
Students
Industry
13 Citations

Development of traffic inputs for Mechanistic-Empirical Pavement Design Guide in Michigan

Haider, S. W., Buch, N., Chatti, K. & Brown, J. Dec 1 2011 In : Transportation Research Record. 2256, p. 179-190 12 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Pavements
Axles
Weigh-in-motion (WIM)
Discriminant analysis
Trucks

Impact of portland cement concrete coefficient of thermal expansion on the performance of jointed concrete pavements

Buch, N. & Jahangirnejad, S. 2011 International Conference on Concrete Pavement Design, Construction and Rehabilitation. p. 37-43 7 p.

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

Concrete pavements
Portland cement
Thermal expansion
Concretes
Pavements

Peer-led Supplemental Instruction in an NSF STEP project: The EEES experience

McDonough, C. A., Briedis, D., Buch, N., DeGraaf, R. S., Sticklen, J., Stoner, S. J., Urban-Lurain, M., Vergara, C. E. & Wolff, T. F. 2011 In : ASEE Annual Conference and Exposition, Conference Proceedings.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Lead
Students
Natural sciences
Automobiles
Teaching
1 Citations

Performance of precast concrete pavements

Tayabji, S., Buch, N. & Ye, D. 2011 T and DI Congress 2011: Integrated Transportation and Development for a Better Tomorrow - Proceedings of the 1st Congress of the Transportation and Development Institute of ASCE. p. 894-907 14 p.

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

Concrete pavements
Precast concrete
Pavements
Repair
pavement

Special session: What works to retain students in chemical engineering programs

Minerick, A. R., Visco, D. P., Montgomery, S. M., Briedis, D., Buch, N., Sticklen, J., McDonough, C. A., Walton, S. P., Portis, A. M., Chimowitz, E. H., Rochefort, W. E., Levien, K. L., Elbashir, N., Condit, J. & Lindeman, S. 2011 In : ASEE Annual Conference and Exposition, Conference Proceedings.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Chemical engineering
Students
2010

Comparison of Portland cement concrete CTE calculation protocols

Jahangimejad, S. & Buch, N. 2010 Geotechnical Special Publication. 203 GSP ed. p. 176-183 8 p.

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

thermal expansion
cement
calculation
method
comparison

Effect of traffic data coverage on the M-E PDG traffic characterization

Brown, J. T., Haider, S. W., Buch, N. & Chatti, K. 2010 Geotechnical Special Publication. 203 GSP ed. p. 537-545 9 p.

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

pavement
effect
traffic
Pavements
Weigh-in-motion (WIM)
2 Citations

First-year engineering: A comprehensive approach

Hinds, T., Wolff, T., Buch, N., Idema, A. & Davis-King, C. 2010 In : ASEE Annual Conference and Exposition, Conference Proceedings.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

4 Citations

Understanding student attitudes in a freshman design sequence

Malik, Q., Koehler, M. J., Mishra, P., Buch, N., Shanblatt, M. & Pierce, S. J. 2010 In : International Journal of Engineering Education. 26, 5, p. 1179-1191 13 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

student
Students
engineering
semester
Group
2009
10 Citations

Aligning computing education with engineering workforce computational needs: New curricular directions to improve computational thinking in engineering graduates

Vergara, C. E., Urban-Lurain, M., Dresen, C., Coxen, T., MacFarlane, T., Frazier, K., Briedis, D., Buch, N., Esfahanian, A. H., Paquette, L., Sticklen, J., Laprad, J. & Wolff, T. F. 2009 Proceedings - Frontiers in Education Conference, FIE. 5350463

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

graduate
engineering
education
Education computing
computer science
8 Citations

Analytical investigation of the effects of dowel misalignment on concrete pavement joint opening behaviour

Prabhu, M., Varma, A. & Buch, N. Feb 2009 In : International Journal of Pavement Engineering. 10, 1, p. 49-62 14 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Concrete pavements
Pavements
Concretes
Spalling
Debonding
1 Citations

Connector faculty: A friendly face for early engineering students

Briedis, D., Buch, N., Collins-Eaglin, J., Ehrlich, N., Fleming, D., Hinds, T., Sticklen, J., Urban-Lurain, M. & Wolff, T. 2009 In : ASEE Annual Conference and Exposition, Conference Proceedings.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Students

Engaging early engineering students: An NSF STEP project to increase student retention

Briedis, D., Buch, N., Ehrlich, N., Fleming, D., Hinds, T., McDonough, C., Sticklen, J., Urban-Lurain, M. & Wolff, T. 2009 AIChE Annual Meeting, Conference Proceedings.

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

Students
1 Citations

Engaging early engineering students (EEES): Background and goals of an NSF STEP project to increase retention

Sticklen, J., Wolff, T., Bauer, W., Briedis, D., Buch, N., Courtney, J., Ehrlich, N., Fleming, D., Heckman, R., Paquette, L., Mickelson, R., Urban-Lurain, M. & Weil, C. 2009 In : ASEE Annual Conference and Exposition, Conference Proceedings.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Students
Physics
Statistics
18 Citations

Evaluation of coefficient of thermal expansion test protocol and Its impact on jointed concrete pavement performance

Jahangirnejad, S., Buch, N. & Kravchenko, A. Jan 2009 In : ACI Materials Journal. 106, 1, p. 64-71 8 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Concrete pavements
Thermal expansion
Testing
Calcium Carbonate
Gravel
4 Citations
2 Citations

Leveraging workforce needs to inform curricular change in computing education for engineering: The CPACE project

Vergara, C. E., Mark, U. L., Dresen, C., Coxen, T., MacFarlane, T., Frazier, K., Briedis, D., Buch, N., Paquette, L., Sticklen, J., LaPrad, J. & Wolff, T. 2009 In : ASEE Annual Conference and Exposition, Conference Proceedings.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Education computing
Industry
Curricula
Computer science
Personnel
4 Citations

Leveraging workforce needs to inform curricular change in computing education for engineering: The cpace project

Vergara, C. E., Urban-Lurain, M., Briedis, D., Buch, N., Sticklen, J., Wolff, T., Dresen, C., Coxen, T., Farlane, T. M., Frazier, K., Laprad, J. & Paquette, L. Oct 2009 In : Computers in Education Journal. 19, 4, p. 84-98 15 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

engineering
education
Education computing
Industry
community
3 Citations

Participation in a freshman design sequence and its influence on students' attitudes towards engineering

Malik, Q., Koehler, M. J., Mishra, P., Buch, N., Shanblatt, M. & Pierce, S. J. 2009 Proceedings - Frontiers in Education Conference, FIE. 5350850

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

engineering
participation
student
Students
Group

Pavimentos prefabricados de hormigón: Tecnología actual y tendencias futuras

Tayabji, S., Buch, N. & Kohler, E. Jul 2009 In : Carreteras. 4, 166, p. 112-129 18 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Concrete pavements
Precast concrete
Pavements
Patient rehabilitation
Repair
2 Citations
2008
Concrete pavements
pavement
9 Citations

Evaluation of high-early strength PCC mixtures used in full depth repairs

Buch, N., Van Dam, T. J., Peterson, K. & Sutter, L. Mar 2008 In : Construction and Building Materials. 22, 3, p. 162-174 13 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Concrete mixtures
Portland cement
Repair
Concretes
Durability
5 Citations

Evaluation of M-E PDG for rigid pavements - Incorporating the state-of-the-practice in Michigan

Haider, S. W., Buch, N. & Chatti, K. 2008 9th International Conference on Concrete Pavements: The Golden Gate to Tomorrow's Concrete Pavements. Vol. 1, p. 111-133 23 p.

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

pavement
evaluation
Pavements
analysis
road

Precast concrete pavements: Current technology and future directions

Tayabji, S., Buch, N. & Kohler, E. 2008 9th International Conference on Concrete Pavements: The Golden Gate to Tomorrow's Concrete Pavements. Vol. 1, p. 17-36 20 p.

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

Concrete pavements
Precast concrete
pavement
repair
road

Work in progress - Computing and undergraduate engineering: A collaborative process to align computing education with engineering workforce needs (CPACE)

Vergara, C. E., Urban-Lurain, M., Briedis, D., Buch, N., LaPrad, J., Paquette, L., Sticklen, J. & Wolff, T. F. 2008 Proceedings - Frontiers in Education Conference, FIE. 4720567

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

engineering
education
Education computing
community
Curricula
2007
6 Citations

Effect of design and site factors on the long-term performance of flexible pavements

Haider, S. W., Chatti, K., Buch, N., Lyles, R. W., Pulipaka, A. S. & Gilliland, D. 2007 In : Journal of Performance of Constructed Facilities. 21, 4, p. 283-292 10 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Pavements
Surface roughness
Asphalt
Drainage
Wheels

Effects of environment on the long-term performance of flexible and rigid pavements in the LTPP SPS-8 experiment

Haider, S. W., Chatti, K., Buch, N. & Pulipaka, A. S. 2007 Advanced Characterisation of Pavement and Soil Engineering Materials - Proceedings of the International Conference on Advanced Characterisation of Pavement and Soil Engineering Materials. Vol. 2, p. 1667-1676 10 p.

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

pavement
experiment
effect
Pavements
Experiments
8 Citations

Experimental and analytical investigations of mechanistic effects of dowel misalignment in jointed concrete pavements

Prabhu, M., Varma, A. H. & Buch, N. 2007 Transportation Research Record. 2037 ed. p. 12-29 18 p. (Transportation Research Record; no. 2037)

Research output: ResearchChapter

Concrete pavements
Plasticity
Friction
Steel
Elasticity
1 Citations

Influence of traffic inputs on rigid Pavement performance using M-E PDG in the state of Michigan

Haider, S. W., Salama, H. K., Buch, N. & Chatti, K. 2007 Maintenance and Rehabilitation of Pavements and Technological Control - Proceedings of the 5th International Conference, MAIREPAV 2007. Politecnico di Torino (DIMEAS), p. 85-90 6 p.

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

Pavements
Concrete pavements
Weigh stations
Axles
Satellites

Measurement of PCC coefficient of thermal expansion for various aggregate types

Buch, N., Jahangir-Nejad, S. & Brown, J. 2007 Maintenance and Rehabilitation of Pavements and Technological Control - Proceedings of the 5th International Conference, MAIREPAV 2007. Politecnico di Torino (DIMEAS), p. 55-60 6 p.

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

Thermal expansion
Concrete mixtures
Gravel
Geology
Limestone
5 Citations

Significant M-E PDG design inputs for jointed plain concrete pavements in Michigan

Haider, S. W., Salama, H. K., Buch, N. & Chatti, K. 2007 Maintenance and Rehabilitation of Pavements and Technological Control - Proceedings of the 5th International Conference, MAIREPAV 2007. Politecnico di Torino (DIMEAS), p. 79-84 6 p.

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

Concrete pavements
Pavements
Calibration
Sensitivity analysis
6 Citations

Statistical analysis of in-service pavement performance data for LTPP SPS-1 and SPS-2 experiments

Haider, S. W., Chatti, K., Buch, N., Lyles, R. W., Pulipaka, A. S. & Gilliland, D. Jun 2007 In : Journal of Transportation Engineering. 133, 6, p. 378-388 11 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

statistical analysis
experiment
performance
Pavements
Statistical methods
2006

Analysis of rigid pavements under traffic loads using influence surfaces

Vongchusiri, K. & Buch, N. Dec 1 2006 In : International Journal of Pavement Engineering. 7, 4, p. 297-310 14 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Pavements
Interpolation
Anchors
Finite element method
7 Citations

Experimental investigation of effects of dowel misalignment on joint opening behavior in rigid pavements

Prabhu, M., Buch, N., Varma, A. H. & Thandaveswara, D. 2006 Transportation Research Record. 1947 ed. p. 15-27 13 p. (Transportation Research Record; no. 1947)

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

Pavements
Concretes
Forms (concrete)
Concrete pavements
Spalling
1 Citations
Students
Computer science
Costs
1 Citations

Network-level evaluation of specific pavement study-2 experiment: Using a long-term pavement performance database

Buch, N., Chatti, K., Haider, S. W., Pulipaka, A. S., Lyles, R. W. & Gilliland, D. 2006 Transportation Research Record. 1947 ed. p. 3-14 12 p. (Transportation Research Record; no. 1947)

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

Pavements
Experiments
Portland cement
Concretes
Concrete pavements