Publications 1982 2013

2013
4 Citations

Building the whole engineer: An integrated academic and co-curricular first-year experience

Walton, S. P., Briedis, D., Urban-Lurain, M., Hinds, T. J., Davis-King, C. & Wolff, T. F. 2013 ASEE Annual Conference and Exposition, Conference Proceedings.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Engineers

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: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference 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: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

engineering
student
Students
program
college
2012

Fostering industry engagement in the co-curricular aspects of an engineering living-learning program

Wolff, T. F., Davis-King, C., Hinds, T. J. & Briedis, D. 2012 119th ASEE Annual Conference and Exposition. American Society for Engineering Education

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

2011
Computer science
Education computing
Curricula
Students
Industry

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: Contribution to journalArticle

Students
Natural sciences
Automobiles
Teaching
Education

Retention: Quantifying the apples and oranges

Wolff, T. F., Cramer, S. M. & Masi, B. A. 2011 In : ASEE Annual Conference and Exposition, Conference Proceedings.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Students
Taxonomies
Engineering education
Education
2010

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: Contribution to journalArticle

Students
Engineers
2009
9 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: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

engineering
education
process
Education computing
problem solving

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: Contribution to journalArticle

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: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Students

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: Contribution to journalArticle

Students
Physics
Statistics

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: Contribution to journalArticle

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: Contribution to journalArticle

engineering
education
process
Education computing
need
2008

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: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

engineering
process
Education computing
education
problem solving
2005
9 Citations
sand
water content
hydraulic conductivity
compaction
rhizosphere
2002
13 Citations

Detecting segregation in bituminous pavements

Chang, C. M., Baladi, G. Y. & Wolff, T. F. 2002 In : Transportation Research Record. 1813, p. 77-86 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Asphalt
Testing
Asphalt pavements
Sieves
Statistical tests
2001
2 Citations

The ROSES program at Michigan State University: History and assessment

Zmich, R. T. & Wolff, T. F. 2001 ASEE Annual Conference Proceedings. p. 10405-10417 13 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Students
History
7 Citations

Using pavement distress data to assess impact of construction on pavement performance

Chang, C. M., Baladi, G. Y. & Wolff, T. F. 2001 In : Transportation Research Record. 1761, p. 15-25 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pavements
Service life
Cracks
Contractors
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: Contribution to journalArticle

Experiments
Curricula
Teaching
Students
Scanning
4 Citations

Effect of deterministic and probabilistic models on slope reliability index

Hassan, A. M. & Wolff, T. F. 2000 Proceedings of Sessions of Geo-Denver 2000 - Slope Stability 2000, GSP 101. Vol. 289, p. 194-208 15 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Method of moments
Slope stability
Embankments
slope stability
embankment
4 Citations

Effect of deterministic and probabilistic models on slope reliability index

Hassan, A. M. & Wolff, T. F. 2000 Geotechnical Special Publication. 101 ed. ASCE, p. 194-208 15 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

methodology
Method of moments
Slope stability
Embankments
slope stability
1999
128 Citations

Search algorithm for minimum reliability index of earth slopes

Hassan, A. M. & Wolff, T. F. Apr 1999 In : Journal of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering. 125, 4, p. 301-308 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

safety
slope stability
Slope stability
stability analysis
soil
1996
39 Citations

Probabilistic slope stability in theory and practice

Wolff, T. F. 1996 Geotechnical Special Publication. 58 I ed. p. 419-433 15 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Slope stability
slope stability
methodology
Hydraulic structures
Levees
16 Citations

Reliability assessment of dike and levee embankments

Wolff, T. F., Demsky, E. C., Schauer, J. & Perry, E. 1996 Geotechnical Special Publication. 58 I ed. p. 636-650 15 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

levee
embankment
soil strength
cost-benefit analysis
slope stability
6 Citations

Underseepage Analysis of Levees on Two-layer and Three-layer Foundation

Gabr, M. A., Wolff, T. F., Brizendine, A. L. & Taylor, H. M. 1996 In : Computers and Geotechnics. 18, 2, p. 85-107 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

levee
permeability
Finite element method
piezometer
hydraulics
1993
3 Citations

Probabilistic assessment of pile interference

Wolff, T. F. 1993 In : Journal of Geotechnical Engineering. 119, 3, p. 525-542 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

pile
Piles
pile group
hydraulic structure
navigation
2 Citations

Reliability analysis of navigation structures

Wolff, T. F. & Wang, W. 1993 Geotechnical Special Publication. 35 ed. Publ by ASCE, p. 159-173 15 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Hydraulic structures
Reliability analysis
Patient rehabilitation
Mechanics
Navigation
1992

Improved design procedures for vertically loaded H-piles in sand

Wolff, T. F. & Conroy, P. J. 1992 In : Journal of Geotechnical Engineering. 118, 7, p. 1133-1136 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

pile
sand
1991
2 Citations
slope stability
Maxillary Neoplasms
Slope stability
berm
stability analysis

Letter to the editor

Li, K. S. & Wolff, T. F. 1991 In : International Journal for Numerical and Analytical Methods in Geomechanics. 15, 12, p. 893-896 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

1989

Geotechnical judgment in foundation design

Wolff, T. F. 1989 Found Eng Curr Princ Pract. Publ by ASCE, p. 903-917 15 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Engineers
3 Citations

LEVEEMSU: a software package designed for levee underseepage analysis

Wolff, T. F. Sep 1989 Technical Report - US Army Engineer Waterways Experiment Station. GL-89-13 ed.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Software packages
Water levels
Finite difference method
Microcomputers
Computer hardware
10 Citations

Pile capacity prediction using parameter functions

Wolff, T. F. 1989 Geotechnical Special Publication. 23 ed. Publ by ASCE, p. 96-106 11 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

prediction
pile
Piles
spreadsheet
shaft
1987
1 Citations

SLOPE DESIGN FOR EARTH DAMS.

Wolff, T. F. & Harr, M. E. 1987 Unknown Host Publication Title. Lind, N. C. (ed.). Inst for Risk Research

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Embankment dams
Slope stability
Safety factor
Soils
1984

Computer-aided structural engineering (CASE) project. Seepage analysis of confined flow problems by the method of fragments (CFRAG).

Pace, M. E., Mosher, R., Williams, D. R. & Wolff, T. F. 1984 Unknown Host Publication Title. US Army Engineer Waterways Experiment Station, Vicksburg, MS; WES/IR/K-84-8

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

seepage
uplift
hydraulic structure
creep
groundwater flow
1982
1 Citations

QUANTITATIVE RELATIONSHIP OF GROUTING TO THE REDUCTION OF GROUNDWATER FLOW THROUGH ROCK FOUNDATIONS.

Klosterman, M. J., Wolff, T. F. & Jahren, N. G. Feb 1982 In : Bulletin of the Association of Engineering Geologists. 19, 1, p. 15-24 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Water wells
Groundwater flow
Grouting
Bentonite
Seepage