Railroad Tunnel Clearance Improvement and Linear Replacement: What Happens with Unexpected Ground Conditions during Tunnel Construction?
To increase the capacity and efficiency of transporting waste by rail to an existing landfill, Enviro Solutions Inc., the landfill owner, and CSX Transportation (CSXT), the rail line owner, sought the...

Application of a SonTek Argonaut Side-Looking (SL) Doppler Flow Meter for Measuring Discharge on the Southern Leg of the Parana' River at the Entrance to the Itaipu Binacional Reservoir, Parana', Brasil
Index-velocity and water level data collected with a SonTek Argonaut Side-Looking (SL) Doppler Flow Meter and channel cross-sectional area data were used to compute total discharge on...

Fragility Curves and Seismic Loss Estimation Methodologies Based on Insurance Data
Loss data for single family dwellings from the 1994 Northridge, California, earthquake were correlated with ground motion with the aim of determining ground motion-based fragility curves....

Technology Innovation in Urban Transit System and Its Project: Development of the Small Size Subway with Linear Induction Motor
In the 1960's, Osaka City started the investigation for miniaturizing the subway for the purpose of developing an intermediate capacity transit system along the Line No. 1, which was most...

Modeling Residence Times: Eulerian versus Lagrangian

Bridge Girder Distribution Factors for Live Load

Lagrangian Modeling and Total Maximum Daily Load (TMDL) Development in Low-Gradient Streams

Application of Linear Programming Techniques to Optimize Groundwater Withdrawals for a Pump and Treat System at Aberdeen Proving Ground, Maryland
The U.S. Army disposed chemical agents, laboratory materials, and unexploded ordnance at the O-Field landfill from before World War II until at least the 1950s. Soil, ground water, surface...

Seismic Analyses of a Linear Accelerator Concrete Tunnel

Distributed Snow Process Model for Use with Hydrologic Engineering Center's Hydrologic Modeling System (HEC-HMS)

Conquering the Mountain
Interstate 26 will be the largest and most expensive highway project ever undertaken in North Carolina. When completed in 2002, I-26 will provide safe and efficient interstate passage...

Quasi-Optimum Redistribution of Empty PRT Vehicles

Radio Communication Applications in People Mover Systems

How Creative Engineers Think
Engineering giants think in a non-traditional way, combining scientific thinking with creative thinking, which results in technological thought. The author gives examples of how Gustave...

A Distributed Approach to Network-Wide Traffic Control Management

A Linear Acceleration Car-Following Algorithm for Autonomous Intelligent Cruise Control Systems (AICCS)

Prediction of Short-Term Freeway Traffic Volume Using Recursive Least Squares and Lattice Filtering

Wave Kinematics Based on a Lagrangian Formulation

Nonlinear Loads on Vertical Columns in Laboratory High Seas

Wave Crest Distributions: Observations and Second Order Theory





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