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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
2013

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)
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
2011
1 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

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

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

2010
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
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

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
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
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

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
8 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
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
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
1 Citations
Students
Computer science
Costs
2005
Pavement
Data base
Curriculum
Pavements
Curricula
2004
5 Citations

Assessment of Retrofit Dowel Benefits in Cracked Portland Cement Concrete Pavements

Hiller, J. E. & Buch, N. Feb 1 2004 In : Journal of Performance of Constructed Facilities. 18, 1, p. 29-35 7 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Concrete pavements
Portland cement
Cracks
Retrofitting
Tensile stress
2003
2 Citations

Precast Concrete Slabs as Full-Depth Repairs: Michigan Experience

Buch, N., Barnhart, V. & Kowli, R. 2003 In : Transportation Research Record. 1823, p. 55-63 9 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Precast concrete
Concrete slabs
Repair
Concretes
Technology transfer
2002
10 Citations

Cost-effective preventive maintenance: Case studies

Baladi, G. Y., Svasdisant, T., Van, T., Buch, N. & Chatti, K. 2002 In : Transportation Research Record. 1795, p. 17-26 10 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Preventive maintenance
Pavements
Costs
Knowledge engineering
Highway systems
4 Citations

Use of student management teams (SMTs) as a course evaluation tool

Buch, N. Jan 2002 In : Journal of Engineering Education. 91, 1, p. 125-131 7 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

evaluation
management
student
Students
instructor
2001
29 Citations
Temperature
Asphalt concrete
Pavements
Thermal gradients
Statistics
4 Citations

Flexible pavement design in Michigan: Transition from empirical to mechanistic methods

Harichandran, R. S., Buch, N. & Baladi, G. Y. 2001 In : Transportation Research Record. 1778, p. 100-106 7 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Pavements
Pavement overlays
Nonlinear analysis
User interfaces
Fatigue of materials
2 Citations

Michigan's approach to a statewide investigation of materials-related distress in concrete pavements

Van Dam, T. J., Buch, N. J., Hanson, K. F., Hiller, J. E., Sutter, L. L. & Muethel, R. 2001 In : Transportation Research Record. 1775, p. 1-9 9 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Concrete pavements
Pavements
Deterioration
Corrosion
Cracks
2000
26 Citations

Classroom teaching through inquiry

Buch, N. J. & Wolff, T. F. Jul 2000 In : Journal of Professional Issues in Engineering Education and Practice. 126, 3, p. 105-109 5 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Teaching
Experiments
Problem-Based Learning
Curricula
Students
21 Citations

Impact of coarse aggregates on transverse crack performance in jointed concrete pavements

Buch, N., Frabizzio, M. A. & Hiller, J. E. 2000 In : ACI Structural Journal. 97, 3, p. 325-332 8 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Concrete pavements
Cracks
Pavements
Textures
Structural integrity
1999
4 Citations

Impact of processed cellulose fibers on portland cement concrete properties

Buch, N., Rehman, O. M. & Hiller, J. E. Sep 1999 In : Transportation Research Record. 1668, p. 72-80 9 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Portland cement
Cellulose
Concretes
Fibers
Cements

Investigation of design parameters affecting transverse cracking in jointed concrete pavements

Frabizzio, M. A. & Buch, N. J. Sep 1999 In : Transportation Research Record. 1668, p. 24-32 9 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Concrete pavements
Cracks
Pavements
Textures
Structural integrity
6 Citations

Performance of transverse cracking in jointed concrete pavements

Frabizzio, M. A. & Buch, N. J. 1999 In : Journal of Performance of Constructed Facilities. 13, 4, p. 172-180 9 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Concrete pavements
Cracks
Pavements
Textures
Structural integrity
1998
6 Citations

Development of load and resistance factor design format for flexible pavements

Kim, H. B., Harichandran, R. S. & Buch, N. 1998 In : Canadian Journal of Civil Engineering. 25, 5, p. 880-885 6 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Pavements
pavement
Fatigue of materials
fatigue
Wood
2 Citations

Laboratory investigation of factors affecting bond strength in joint sealants

Gurjar, A., Kim, H. B., Moody, E. & Buch, N. J. 1998 In : Transportation Research Record. 1627, p. 13-21 9 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Sealants
Substrates
Concretes
Temperature
Silicones
1 Citations

Pavement distress and selection of rehabilitation alternatives: Michigan practice

Wotring, D. C., Baladi, G. Y., Buch, N. & Bower, S. 1998 In : Transportation Research Record. 1629, p. 214-225 12 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Pavements
Patient rehabilitation
Composite materials
1997
2 Citations

Calibration of pavement design models using field data

Buch, N. Mar 1997 In : Journal of Transportation Engineering. 123, 2, p. 132-135 4 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Pavements
Calibration
Faulting
endurance
performance
1996
7 Citations

Development of dowel looseness prediction model for jointed concrete pavements

Buch, N. & Zollinger, D. G. 1996 In : Transportation Research Record. 1525, p. 21-27 7 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Concrete pavements
Bearings (structural)
Electric load loss
Sensitivity analysis
Loads (forces)