The Strip: Las Vegas and the Architecture of the American Dream, by Stefan Al. Cambridge, Massachusetts: MIT Press, 2017

Research, Development, and Demonstration Needs
Research, development and demonstration (RDD) is needed to advance recommended civil engineering practices and standards in order to effectively address climate change impacts. Wilbanks...

Evaluation of Hail Suppression Efforts
The rationale for conducting project evaluations is to find out how successful the operations are in achieving the desired results. This assessment is more easily said than done. It is...

The Future: Six Drivers of Global Changes By Al Gore. New York City: Random House, 2013

CoreBits: G-I Chapter News — Expand Your GT Group's Exposure Become a G-I Chapter; Alabama Section Chapter of Geo-Institute

Book Review: An Inconvenient Truth: The Planetary Emergency Of Global Warming and What We Can Do About It by Al Gore. Emmaus, Pennsylvania: Rodale, 2006

Challenges in Drinking Water Distribution Systems Security Modeling
This paper is on challenges in drinking water distribution systems security modeling connected to OCMS, addressing research and practical issues coming-out from two recent activities which...

People: Gibson to Direct New Program at Alabama

Highway Bridges Performance and Repair
This chapter covers highway bridges performance and repair. Bridges in Mississippi, Louisiana, and Alabama are discussed....

Railroad Performance and Repair
This chapter covers railroad performance and repair. Railroads in Alabama, Louisiana, and Mississippi are discussed....

Roadway Performance and Repair
This chapter covers roadway performance and repair. Roadways in Mississippi, Louisiana, and Alabama are discussed....

Emergency Preparedness
This section provides a brief summary of the emergency preparedness plans for Mississippi, Alabama, and Louisiana....

Rerouting and Traffic Demands
This chapter examines rerouting and traffic demands in Mississippi, Louisiana, and Alabama....

Characterization of Particle Class Sizes Associated with Indicator Organisms in Stormwater
The presence of pathogen indicators is the leading cause of water body impairment in the United States, accounting for over 15% of the waters currently requiring TMDL development (USEPA,...

New Shear Stud Provisions for Composite Beam Design
The 2005 American Institute of Steel Construction (AISC) Specification for Structural Steel Buildings (AISC 2005) will contain significant changes to the shear connector provisions for...

Emily, Amelia, et al: Who Are These Women and Why Should You Care?

Book Review: Ecosystems and Human Well-being: A Framework for Assessment edited by Elena Bennett et al. Washington, D.C.: Island Press, 2003

Members Subjected to Torsion Combined with Other Actions
The combination of torsion with bending and shear (T-M-V) in members with both transverse and longitudinal reinforcement is the most commonly encountered combination in practical cases....

Impact of Ground Water Management on the Hydropattern of Wetlands
In this paper, we examine the effect of altering the pumping rates of a large municipal well field, on the hydropattern of the near by PENSUCO wetland. A flow model developed earlier using...

Book Review: State of the World 2002 by Christopher Flavin, Hilary French, Gary Gardner, et. al. New York: W.W. Norton & Company, 2002

 

 

 

 

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