Major Technical Reports

Major Technical Reports

  • McGuire, M., and Haldar, A., “Vibration Data Collection and Analysis for Industrial Applications,” August, 2017.
  • Gaxiola Camacho, J. R., and Haldar, A., “Performance-Based Seismic Design Of Nonlinear Steel Structures Using A Novel Reliability Technique,” Report No. CEEM-17-001, 2017 (based on Dr. Gaxiola Camacho’s Ph.D. dissertation).
  • Azizsoltani, H., and Haldar, A., “Risk Estimation Of Nonlinear Time Domain Dynamic Analyses Of Large Systems,” Report No. CEEM-17-002, 2017 (based on Dr. Azizsoltani’s Ph.D. dissertation).
  • Maciosek, A, J., and Haldar, A., “Analysis and Mitigation of Vortex-Induced Vibrations in Overhead Transmission Line Conductors,” December, 2016.
  • Aonyas, S., and Haldar, A., “Case Study of Performance Based Seismic Design Approach of a Special Moment Frame,” August, 2016.
  • Al-Hussein, A., and Haldar, A., “A Novel Technique for Structural Health Assessment in the Presence of Nonlinearity,” Report No. CEEM-15-002 (based on Dr. Al-Hussein’s Ph.D. dissertation), August 2015.
  • Camacho, J. R. G., “Structural Reliability of Steel Moment Resisting Frames using Performance Based Seismic Design/Analysis Concept,” Report No. CEEM-15-001 (based on Mr. J. R. G. Camacho’s M.S. thesis), May 2015.
  • Milligan, J., and Haldar, A., "Structural Design of Thermal Mass," May, 2014.
  • Hartke, N., and Haldar, A., “Flexural Strength on Post-Tensioned, Concrete-Filled, Tubular-Flanged Girders,” May, 2014.
  • Sedgeman, A., and Haldar, A., “America’s Current Infrastructure and Health Assessment of Bridges,” 2013.
  • Rey, A.I., and Haldar, A., “Determination of Axial Strength Resistance Factors for Drilled Shafts in Arizona Soils using AASHTO Beta Method,” 2013.
  • Das, A. K., “Health Assessment of Three Dimensional Large Structural Systems Using Limited Uncertain Dynamic Response Information," Report No. CEEM-12-001 (based on Dr. A. K. Das’ Ph.D. dissertation), December, 2012.
  • Pena Ramos, Carlos, E., and Haldar, A., “Three Dimensional Dynamic Response of Reinforced Concrete Bridges under Spatially Varying Ground Motion,” CEEM-11-001 (based on Carlos E. Pena Ramos’ Ph.D. dissertation), December, 2011.
  • Kloac, I., and Haldar, A., “Issues Related to Life Cycle Cost Analysis of Bridges,” May, 2011.
  • Safdar, A.R., and Haldar, A., “Health Assessment of Real Structures Using Frequency and Time Domain System Identification Methods,” April, 2011.
  • Tucker, S.S., and Haldar, A., “Over-Height Vehicle Collisions with Bridge Girders,” April, 2010.
  • Carlaftes, J.A., and Haldar, A., “Dynamic Response of Bridges to Vehicular Loadings,” 2008.
  • Freestone, S.B., and Haldar, A., “A Review of Climatological Data for Ground Snow Loads in Arizona,” 2006.
  • Kamat, A. G., and Haldar, A., “Split Concrete Model for Shear Behavior of Concrete Beams,” Report No. CEEM-06-001, Department of Civil Engineering and Engineering Mechanics, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona, December 2006 (based on Dr. Kamat’s Ph.D. dissertation) 343 pages.
  • Martinez, R. F., and Haldar, A., “Damage Assessment Potential of a Novel System Identification Technique – Experimental Verification,” Report No. CEEM-05-001, Department of Civil Engineering and Engineering Mechanics, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona, February 2005 (based on Dr. Martinez’s Ph.D. dissertation) 225 pages.
  • Katkhuda, H., and Haldar, A., “In-Service Health Assessment of Real Structures at the Element Level with Unknown Input and Limited Global Responses,” Report No. CEEM-04-001, Department of Civil Engineering and Engineering Mechanics, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona, December 2004 (based on Dr. Katkhuda’s Ph.D. dissertation) 230 pages.
  • Seo, J.M., and Haldar, A., “Inelastic Response Spectrum and Strength Reduction Factor – A Critical Review,” 2004.
  • Vo, P. H., and Haldar, A., "Experimental Study of the Time Domain Damage Identification," Report No. CEEM-03-001, Department of Civil Engineering and Engineering Mechanics, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona, December 2003 (based on Dr. Vo’s Ph.D. dissertation) 176 pages.
  • Watson, D.M., and Haldar, A., “Seismic Design of Non-Building Structures and Non-Structural Elements,” 2003.
  • Mehrabian, A., and Haldar, A., “Seismic Performance of Steel Frames with a Post-Northridge Connection,” Report No. CEEM-02-001, Department of Civil Engineering and Engineering Mechanics, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona, May 2002 (based on Dr. Ali’s Ph.D. dissertation) 267 pages.
  • Upton, M. N., and Haldar, A., “System Reliability Assessment of Reinforced Concrete Frames Under Seismic Loading,” Report No. CEEM-01-102, Department of Civil Engineering and Engineering Mechanics, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona, January 2001, prepared for U.S. Army Engineer Research & Development Center, Vicksburg, MS.
  • Hachem, W.D., and Haldar, A., “Design of Steel Beams with Web Openings,” 2001.
  • Lee, S. Y., and Haldar, A., “Static and Dynamic Reliability Analysis of Frame and Shear Wall Structural Systems,” Report No. CEEM-01-101, Department of Civil Engineering and Engineering Mechanics, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona, December 2000 (based on Dr. Lee's Ph.D. dissertation) 138 pages.
  • Ling, X., and Haldar, A., “Linear and Nonlinear Time Domain System Identification at Element Level for Structural Systems with Unknown Excitation,” Report No. CEEM-00-101, Department of Civil Engineering and Engineering Mechanics, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona, May 2000 (based on Dr. Ling's Ph.D. dissertation) 185 pages.
  • Upton, M., and Haldar, A., “Seismic reliability of reinforced concrete frame,” 2000.
  • Huh, J., and Haldar, A., “Dynamic Reliability Analysis for Nonlinear Structures Using Stochastic Finite Element Method,” prepared for the National Science Foundation, Report No. CEEM-99-101, Department of Civil Engineering and Engineering Mechanics, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona, October 1999 (based on Dr. Huh's Ph.D. dissertation) 215 pages.
  • Kazakoff, J.P., and Haldar, A., "Frequency Domain Estimation Techniques Used in Transfer Function Estimation and Experimental Modal Analysis," 1999.
  • Hoe, K-L., and Haldar, A., "Applications of Seismic Isolation Devices in Highway Bridges," 1998.
  • Hajjar, R., and Haldar, A., “Component Reliability with Updating Through Inspections Due to Deformation-Induced Fatigue Cracking in Steel Bridges,” 1997.
  • Schott, D.V., and Haldar, A., "Structural Behavior of Lateral Load Resisting Steel Frames,"1997.
  • Reyes, A. S., and Haldar, A., "Inelastic Nonlinear Seismic Response and Ductility Evaluation of Steel Frames with Fully, Partially Restrained and Composite Connections," prepared for the National Science Foundation, Report No. CEEM-97-101, Department of Civil Engineering and Engineering Mechanics, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona, April 1997 (based on Dr. Reyes's Ph.D. dissertation) 174 pages.
  • Parra Bobadilla, B., and Haldar, A., "Along-Wind Response of a Water Tank,"1996.
  • Zhao, Z., and Haldar, A., "Primary and Deformation-Induced High and Low Cycle Fatigue Reliability of Infrastructure with Updating Through Non-Destructive Inspection," prepared for the National Science Foundation, Report No. CEEM -95-102, Department of Civil Engineering and Engineering Mechanics, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona, February 1995 (based on Dr. Zhou's Ph.D. dissertation) 280 pages.
  • Haldar, A., "Research Outlines on Reliability-Based Fatigue Damage Evaluation and Inspection Planning of Steel-Plated Structures," prepared for the Norwegian Research Council, The Norwegian Institute of Technology, Trondheim, Norway, December, 1995.
  • Bitar, F., and Haldar, A., "Reliability Analysis for Deformation-Induced Fatigue Cracking in Steel Bridges,"1995.
  • Lewsley, H.J., and Haldar, A., "A Structural Analysis Feasibility Study of a Glass Fiber Reinforced Plastic Sculpture Pavilion," 1994.
  • Gao, L., and Haldar, A., "Stochastic Finite Element Method for the Reliability Analysis of Nonlinear Frames with PR Connections," prepared for the National Science Foundation, Report No. CEEM-94-105, Department of Civil Engineering and Engineering Mechanics, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona, October 1994 (based on Dr. Gao's Ph.D. dissertation) 224 pages.
  • Wang, D., and Haldar, A., "An Element Level Time Domain System Identification Technique with Unknown Input Information," prepared for the National Science Foundation, Report No. CEEM-94-106, Department of Civil Engineering and Engineering Mechanics, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona, December 1994 (based on Dr. Wang's Ph.D. dissertation) 151 pages.
  • Wang, D., and Haldar, A., "System Reliability Estimation of a Pile Group in Navigation Systems," Technical Report prepared for the U.S. Army Waterways Experiment Station (WES), Vicksburg, Mississippi, December, 1994.
  • Haldar, A., "Methods of Random-Fuzzy Reliability Analysis of Existing Structures," Report prepared for National Institute of Standards and Technology, Gaithersburg, Maryland, 1992, 25 pages.
  • Zhou, Y., and Haldar, A., "Efficient Stochastic Finite Element Method for the Reliability Analysis of Nonlinear Frame Structures," prepared for the National Science Foundation, Report No. CEEM-91-101, Department of Civil Engineering and Engineering Mechanics, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona, December 1991 (based on Dr. Zhou's Ph.D. dissertation) 204 pages.
  • Johnson, F.T., and Haldar, A., "Analysis and Design of Curved Box Girders," 1991.
  • Zhao, Z., and Haldar, A., "Reliability Analysis of Crack Growth Under Random Loading Considering Modeling Updating in the MARTA Bridge System," 1991.
  • Haldar, A., and Zhao, Z., "Reliability-Based Fatigue Inspection and Maintenance Analysis of MARTA"s Bridge System," prepared for MARTA, Report No. CEEM-91-102, Department of Civil Engineering and Engineering Mechanics, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona, December 1991 (based on Mr. Zhao's M.S. thesis) 176 pages.
  • Mahadevan, S., and Haldar, A., "Stochastic Finite Element-Based Structural Reliability Analysis and Optimization," prepared for the National Science Foundation, Report No. CEEM-89-103, Department of Civil Engineering and Engineering Mechanics, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona, April 1989 (based on Dr. Mahadevan's Ph.D. dissertation) 258 pages.
  • Haldar, A., "Phase I - Mathematical Aspect of Sampling Strategies," Report prepared for MARTA, Atlanta, Georgia, January 1988.
  • Haldar, A., and Josey, L.A., "A Statistical Inspection Program for MARTA's Aerial Structures," Report prepared for MARTA, Atlanta, Georgia, August 1988.
  • Ruiz, J.G., and Haldar, A., "Soil-Structure Interaction," 1988.
  • Djohari, H., and Haldar, A., "A Nonlinear Optimization of Simple Span Prestressed Concrete Beam and its Reliability," 1988.
  • Josey, L.A., and Haldar, A., "The Development of a Statistical Inspection Program of MARTA's Aerial Structures," 1988.
  • Haldar, A., "Report No. 2 - A Study of Main Trusses in the Nosedock Empennage Enclosure," Report prepared for Tampa Steel Erecting Company, Tampa, Florida, June 1987.
  • Kuei, H., and Haldar, A., "The Investigation of Methods for Reliability-Based Optimization Structural Design," 1987.
  • Goel, A.S., and Haldar, A., "Design of Orthotopic Steel Bridges," 1986.
  • Yau, Y.C., and Haldar, A., "The Behavior and Design of Hybrid Plate Girders," 1986.
  • Haldar, A., and Chern, S., "Probabilistic Analysis of Pore Pressure-Induced Damage Potential for Structures Subjected to Earthquake Motions," prepared for the National Science Foundation, Report No. SCEGIT-86, School of Civil Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, Georgia, 1986 (based on Dr. Chern's Ph.D. dissertation) 327 pages.
  • Haldar, A., "A Study of Truss 1-A in the Nosedock Empennage," Report prepared for Tampa Steel Erecting Company, Tampa, Florida, September 1986.
  • Haldar, A., and Luettich, S.M., "Subsidence Approach to Damage in Earthquake-Induced Liquefaction," prepared for the National Science Foundation, Report No. SCEGIT-85-106, School of Civil Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, Georgia, 1985, 210 pages.
  • Wu, S., and Haldar, A., "Design of Mat Foundation Resting on Elastic Medium," 1985.
  • Tamara, L.M., and Haldar, A., "Load Factors and Load Combinations Based on Probabilistic Approach," 1985.
  • McDonald, E., and Haldar, A., "Uncertainty Analysis of Along Wind Estimation for Flexible Buildings," 1985.
  • Jonnalagadda, S., and Haldar, A., "Design of Beams with Web Openings," 1985.
  • Basharkhah, F., and Haldar, A., "Post Buckling and Inelastic Strength of Cold Formed Steel Members," 1985.
  • Back, S.Y., and Haldar, A., "The Preliminary Design Criterion of Guyed Tower Platform," 1985.
  • Hwang, S-J., and Haldar, A., "The Stochastic Finite Element Analysis," 1985.
  • Nee, K-M., and Haldar, A., "Nonlinear Analysis of Plane Frame with Semi-Rigid Connection," 1985.
  • Juhn, G.H., and Haldar, A., "Comparison of Methods for Generating Equipment Design Response Spectra," 1984.
  • Hasrouny, A.M., and Haldar, A., "Behavior and Strengthening of Steel Structures," 1984.
  • Haddad, E.H., and Haldar, A., "Energy Absorbed Due to the Impact of Non-Deformable Missile on Concrete Structures," 1984.
  • Kaaki, J.I., and Haldar, A., "Comparison between Load and Resistance Factor Design Method and Allowable Stress Design Method," 1984.
  • Guerrero, P., and Haldar, A., "Seismic Design of Non-Structural Elements in Building Construction," 1984.
  • Martinez, J.J., and Haldar, A., "Design of Beams with Eccentric Openings Noncomposite and Composite Sections," 1984.
  • Samarah, M.S., and Haldar, A., "Distribution of Wheel Loads on Highway Bridges," 1984.
  • Sun, A-C., and Haldar, A., "Structural Optimization of Steel Frame," 1983.
  • Hamieh, H., and Haldar, A., "Penetration and Spallation Depth Estimation for Concrete Structures," 1983.
  • Madaghajian, V., and Haldar, A., "Projectile Penetration into Buried Structures," 1983.
  • Boustani, F., and Haldar, A., "Reliability and Risk Analysis of Concrete Structures," 1983.
  • Hochaimi, N.S., and Haldar, A., "Equivalent Uniform Cycles in Earthquake Motions," 1983.
  • Alamri, A.M., and Haldar, A., "Earth Subsidence Investigation and Risk Evaluation," 1983.
  • Haldar, A., "Probabilistic Evaluation of Damage Potential in Earthquake-Induced Liquefaction in a 3-D Soil Deposit," prepared for the National Science Foundation, Report No. SCEGIT-83-117, School of Civil Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, Georgia, November 1983, 65 pages.
  • Ayyub, B.M., and Haldar, A., "Structural Safety Analysis of Reinforced Concrete Buildings During Construction," School of Civil Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, Georgia, December 1983 (Ph.D. dissertation), 348 pages.
  • Haldar, A., and Miller, F.J., "Research Initiation - Probabilistic Evaluation of Damage Potential in Earthquake-Induced Liquefaction in a 3-D Soil Deposit," prepared for the National Science Foundation, Report No. SCEGIT-101-82, School of Civil Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, Georgia, March 1982, 134 pages.
  • Chao, J-S, A., and Haldar, A., "Seismic Analysis and Design of Secondary System Attached to Civil Engineering Structures During Earthquakes," 1982.
  • Huang, Y-J., and Haldar, A., "Probability-Based Safety Factor Evaluation," 1982.
  • Ziara, M.M., and Haldar, A., "Comparison between Elastic and Plastic Steel Design for Multi-Story Steel Frames," 1982.
  • Hatami, M., and Haldar, A., "Probabilistic Evaluation of Impact Formulation," 1981.
  • Haldar, A., "A Probabilistic Study of HVAC Hanger Weldings - San Onofre Nuclear Generating Station," Report prepared for University Mechanical and Engineering Contractors, San Clemente, California, January 1979.