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Papers

2015

Kong, X., Li, J., Laflamme, S., and Bennett, C. (2015). "Fatigue crack monitoring using large-area, flexible capacitive strain sensors," Proc. 6th Annual Conference on Advances in Experimental Structural Engineering, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, IL, August 1-2, 2015.

Liu, H., Zhou, J., Bennett, C., Matamoros, A., and Li, J. (2015). "A Parametric Study of Crack-Arrest Holes as a Mitigation Technique for Distortion-Induced Fatigue Cracking in Steel Bridges," Proc. 16th European Bridge Engineering Conference, Edinburgh, UK, June 22-24, 2015.

McElrath, K., Olson, Z., Bennett, C., Matamoros, A., and Li, J. (2015). "Development and Field Testing of Angles-with-Plate Retrofit Technique for Repairing Distortion-Induced Fatigue in Steel Bridges Without Deck Removal," Proc. 16th European Bridge Engineering Conference, Edinburgh, UK, June 22-24, 2015.

Kong, X., Li, J., Laflamme, S., Bennett, C., and Matamoros, A. (2015). "Characterization of a soft elastomeric capacitive strain sensor for fatigue crack monitoring," Proceedings of the SPIE Smart Structures / NDE Conference, SPIE, San Diego, CA, 2015.

2014

Lin, C., Bennett, C., Han, J., and Parsons, R. (2014). "Effect of soil stress history on scour evaluation of pile-supported bridges," Accepted for publication in the ASCE Journal of Constructed Facilities, American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE). In Press.

Zhou, J., Bennett, C., Matamoros, A., and Rolfe, S. (2014). "Skewed steel bridges: effects of cross-frame layout on flange lateral bending stresses during construction," Proc. 15th European Bridge Engineering Conference, London, UK, July 8-9, 2014.

Bun, S.H., Bonet, E., Matamoros, A., Bennett, C., Rolfe, S., Barrett-Gonzalez, R. (2014). "Repair of distortion-induced fatigue damage in steel bridges using composite materials," Proc. 15th European Bridge Engineering Conference, London, UK, July 8-9, 2014. 

Lin, C., Han, J., Bennett, C., and Parsons, R. (2014). "Behavior of Laterally-Loaded Piles under Scour Conditions Considering Stress History of Undrained Soft Clay," Journal of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering, American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE). In Press.

Lin, C., Han, J., Bennett, C., and Parsons, R. (2014). "Analysis of Laterally-Loaded Piles in Sand Considering Scour Hole Dimensions," Journal of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering, American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE). In Press.

Simmons, G., Bennett, C., Matamoros, A., Barrett-Gonzalez, R., and Rolfe, S. (2014). "Improving the Fatigue Performance of Drilled Holes in Steel Bridges through Use of Mechanical Treatments," Proc. Annual Transportation Research Board Meeting, Transportation Researcg Board, Washington, D.C.

2013

Hartman, A., Bennett, C., Matamoros, A., and Rolfe, S. (2013). "Innovative Retrofit Technique for Distortion-Induced Fatigue Cracks in Steel Girder Web Gaps, Journal of Bridge Structures, IOS Press, 9 (2013), 57-71.

Alemdar, F., Overman, T., Matamoros, A., Bennett, C., and Rolfe, S. (2013). "Repairing Distortion-Induced Fatigue Cracks in Steel Bridge Girders using Angles-with-Plate Retrofit Technique, Part I: Physical Simulations." Journal of Structural Engineering, ASCE, In Press.

Alemdar, F., Nagati, D., Matamoros, A., Bennett, C., and Rolfe, S. (2013). "Repairing Distortion-Induced Fatigue Cracks in Steel Bridge Girders using Angles-with-Plate Retrofit Technique, Part II: Computer Simulations." Journal of Structural Engineering, ASCE, In Press.

Simmons, G., Bennett, C., Barrett-Gonzalez, R., Matamoros, A., and Rolfe, S. (2013). "Design, Modeling, and Testing of a Piezoelectric Impact Compressive Kinetic (PICK) Tool for Crack-Stop Hole Treatment," Proc., Smart Structures / NDE,SPIE, Bellingham, WA.

Alemdar, F., Gangel, R., Matamoros, A., Bennett, C., Barrett-Gonzalez, R., Rolfe, S., and Liu, H. (2013). "Use of CFRP Overlays to Repair Fatigue Damage in Steel Plates under Tension Loading," Journal of Composites for Construction, ASCE, In Press.

Hassel, H., Bennett, C., Matamoros, A., and Rolfe, S. (2013). "Parametric analysis of cross-frame layout on distortion-induced fatigue in skewed steel bridges," Journal of Bridge Engineering, ASCE, 18(7), 601-611.

2012

Alemdar, F., Matamoros, A., Bennett, C., Barrett-Gonzalez, R., and Rolfe, S. (2012). "Use of CFRP overlays to strengthen welded connections under fatigue loading," Journal of Bridge Engineering, ASCE, 17(3), 420-431.

Kaan, B., Alemdar, F., Bennett, C., Matamoros, A., Barrett-Gonzalez, R., and Rolfe, S. (2012). "Fatigue enhancement of welded details in steel bridges using CFRP overlay elements," Journal of Composites for Construction, ASCE, 16(2), 138-149.

Richardson, T., Alemdar, F., Bennett, C., Matamoros, A., and Rolfe, S. (2012). "Evaluation of the performance of retrofit measures for distortion-induced fatigue using finite element analysis," Proc., National Steel Bridge Alliance (NSBA) World Steel Bridge Symposium (WSBS), NSBA, Chicago, IL.

Richardson, T., Alemdar, F., Bennett, C., Matamoros, A., and Rolfe, S. (2012). "Retrofit measures for distortion-induced fatigue," Modern Steel Construction, American Institute of Steel Construction (AISC), 52(4), 32-34.

2011

Lin, C., Bennett, C., Han, J., Parsons, R. (2011). "Integrated analysis of the performance of pile-supported bridges under scoured conditions," Engineering Structures, Elsevier, 36, 27-38.

Vilhauer, B., Bennett, C., Matamoros, A., and Rolfe, S. (2011). "Fatigue behavior of welded coverplates treated with ultrasonic impact treatment and bolting," Engineering Structures, Elsevier, 34 (2012), 163-172.

Alemdar, F., Matamoros, A., Bennett, C., Barrett-Gonzalez, R., and Rolfe, S. (2011). "Improved method for bonding CFRP overlays to steel for fatigue repair," Proceedings of the ASCE/SEI Structures Congress, Las Vegas, NV, April 14-16, 2011.

2010

Hartman, A., Hassel, H., Adams, C., Bennett, C., Matamoros, A., and Rolfe, S.   (2010). "Effects of lateral bracing placement and skew on distortion-induced fatigue in steel bridges," Transportation Research Record: The Journal of the Transportation Research Board, No. 2200, 62-68.

Crain, J., Simmons, G., Bennett, C., Barrett-Gonzalez, R., Matamoros, A., and Rolfe, S.  (2010).  "Development of a technique to improve fatigue lives of crack-stop holes in steel bridges," Transportation Research Record: The Journal of the Transportation Research Board, 2200, 69-77.

Lin, C., Bennett, C., Han, J., and Parsons, R.  (2010).  "Scour effects on the response of laterally loaded piles considering stress history of sand," Computers and Geotechnics, Elsevier, No. 37, 1008-1014.

Lin, C., Bennett, C., Parsons, R., and Han, J.  (2010). "Analysis of bridge response considering water-soil-pile-structure interaction under a scoured condition," Geotechnical Special Publication No. 205, Deep Foundations and Geotechnical In Situ Testing, ASCE, 73-80.

Lin, C., Bennett, C., Han, J., and Parsons, R.  (2010). "p-y based approach for buckling analysis of axially loaded piles under scoured conditions," Proceedings of the ASCE/SEI Structures Congress, Orlando, FL, May 12-15, 2010.

Hassel, H., Hartman, A., Bennett, C., Matamoros, A., and Rolfe, S.  (2010). "Distortion-induced fatigue in steel bridges: causes, parameters, and fixes," Proceedings of the ASCE/SEI Structures Congress, Orlando, FL, May 12-15, 2010.

2009

Bennett, C.R., Swanson, J.A., and Linzell, D.G.  (2009). "Fatigue resistance of HPS-485W (70W) welded butt-splice connections," Technical note, Journal of Bridge Engineering, ASCE, 14(6), 529-536.

Alemdar, F., Kaan., B., Bennett, C., Matamoros, A., Barrett-Gonzalez, R., and Rolfe, S.  (2009). "Parameters Affecting Behavior of CFRP Overlay Elements as Retrofit Measures for Fatigue Vulnerable Steel Bridge Girders, Proceedings of the Fatigue and Fracture in the Infrastructure Conference," Philadelphia, PA, July 26-29, 2009.

Lin, C., Bennett, C., Parsons, R., and Han, J.   (2009). "Evaluation of the Group Equivalent Pile Approach for Laterally Loaded Bridge Pile Foundations," Proceedings of the 34th Annual Conference on Deep Foundations, Deep Foundations Institute (DFI), Kansas City, MO, October 21-23, 2009.

Bennett, C.R., Lin, C., Parsons, R., and Han, J. (2009). " Evaluation of Behavior of a Laterally Loaded Bridge Pile Group Under Scour Conditions," Proceedings of the ASCE/SEI Structures Congress, Austin, TX, April 28-May 1, 2009.

Liang, F., Bennett, C., Parsons, R., Han, J., and Lin, C.  (2009). "A Literature Review on Behavior of Scoured Piles Under Bridges,"  Contemporary Topics in In-Situ Testing, Testing, Analysis, and Reliability of Foundations, Selected papers from the International Foundation Congress and Equipment Expo, Orlando, FL, March 15-19, 2009.

2008

Jones, J., Bennett, C., Matamoros, A., Rolfe, S., and Roddis, K.   (2008). "Fighting fatigue in steel bridges,"  TR News, Transportation Research Board (TRB), Nov/Dec, Issue 259.

Kaan, B., Barrett, R., Bennett, C., Matamoros, A., and Rolfe, S.  (2008). "Fatigue enhancement of welded coverplates using carbon-fiber composites," Proceedings of the ASCE / SEI Structures Congress, Vancouver, BC, April 24-26, 2008.

2007

Kayser (Bennett), C.R., Swanson, J.A., and Linzell, D.G. (2007). "Closure to Characterization of Material Properties of HPS-485W (70W) TMCP for Bridge Applications," Journal of Bridge Engineering, ASCE, 12 (4).

Bennett, C.R., Swanson, J.A., and Linzell, D.G.  (2007). "Fatigue characteristics of HPS-485W (70W) continuous plate with punched holes," Journal of Bridge Engineering, ASCE, 12(1), 98-104.

2006

Kayser, C.R., Swanson, J.A., and Linzell, D.G. (2006). "Characterization of Material Properties of HPS-485W (70W) TMCP for Bridge Girder Applications," Journal of Bridge Engineering, ASCE, 11 (1), 99-108.

2005

Kayser, C.R., Amrine, J.J., and Swanson, J.A. (2005). "Use of In-Class Streaming of Material in Engineering," Proceedings of the American Society for Engineering Education (ASEE) Annual Conference and Exposition, ASEE, June, 2005.


Book Chapters 

Barrett-Gonzalez, R., Rolfe, S., Matamoros, A., and Bennett, C., (2014). "Extending the fatigue life of steel bridges using fiber-reinforced polymer (FRP) composites." Rehabilitation of Metallic Civil Infrastructure using Fiber-Reinforced Polymer (FRP) Composites, 1st Ed., Woodhead Publishing, Cambridge, UK, 269-319.



Patents 

Barrett, R., 25%, Bennett, C., 25%, Rolfe, S., 25%, and Matamoros, A., 25%. (2013). "Method for Enhancing the Fatigue Life of a Structure," US Patent Application 13/687524,847, filed 06/15/2012, Issued 01/01/2013.

Barrett, R., 25%; Bennett, C., 25%, Rolfe, S., 25%, and Matamoros, A., 25%. (2012). "Apparatus and Method for Enhancement of Connection Performance and Fatigue Detection," US Patent Application 12/687,840, Filed 1/14/2010, Issued 6/19/2012



Reports 

McElrath, K., Matamoros, A., Bennett, C., Li, J., and Rolfe, S. "Repair of Distortion-Induced Fatigue Damage in Bridge No. 135-87 (043SB and 044NB) Using Newly-Developed Strengthening Schemes," Final Report to the Kansas Department of Transportation, Project C1916, September, 2015.

Zhou, J., Bennett, C., Matamoros, A., Li, J., and Rolfe, S. "Skewed Steel Bridges, Part I: Effect of Cross-Frame Layout on Lateral Flange Bending Stresses," Final Report to the Kansas Department of Transportation, Project KTRAN KU-13-3, September, 2015.

Liu, H., Bennett, C., Matamoros, A., Li, J., Barrett-Gonzalez, R., and Rolfe, S. "Improving Infrastructure Sustainability I: Extending Useable Lives of Steel Bridges by Halting Distortion-Induced Fatigue Crack Propagation Using Pretensioned Bolts and Washers," Final Report to the Kansas Department of Transportation, Project KTRAN KU-11-3, September, 2015.

Bun, S., Bonet, E., Matamoros, A., Bennett, C., Barrett-Gonzalez, R., Li, J., and Rolfe, S. "Improving Infrastructure Sustainability II: Repairing Existing Fatigue Cracks in Steel Bridges Using CFRP Materials," Final Report to the Kansas Department of Transportation, Project KTRAN KU-11-5, September, 2015.

Bennett, C., Matamoros, A., Barrett-Gonzalez, R., and Rolfe, S. "Enhancement of Welded Steel Bridge Girders Susceptible to Distortion-Induced Fatigue," Final Report for Transportation Pooled-Fund Study TPF-5(189), June, 2014.

Lin, C., Bennett, C., Han, J., Parsons, R., and Parr, D. "Capacity of Scour-Damaged Bridges, Part II: Integrated Analysis Program (IAP) - A Program for the Analysis of Lateral Performance of Pile-Supported Structures under Scour Conditions," Final Report to the Kansas Department of Transportation, Project KTRAN KU-10-2, May, 2013.

Crain, J., Simmons, G., Bennett, C., Barrett-Gonzalez, R., Matamoros, A., and Rolfe, S.  Development of a Technique to Improve Fatigue Lives of Crack-Stop Holes in Steel Bridges, Final Report to the University of Kanasas Transportation Research Institute, January, 2010.

Crain, J., Simmons, G., Bennett, C., Barrett-Gonzalez, R., Matamoros, A., and Rolfe, S.  Development of a Technique to Improve Fatigue Lives of Crack-Stop Holes in Steel Bridges, Final Report to the Kansas Department of Transportation, Project KTRAN KU-09-3, December, 2009.

Vilhauer, B., Bennett, C., Matamoros, A., and Rolfe, S.  Fatigue Behavior of Welded Connections Enhanced with UIT and Bolting, Final Report to the Kansas Department of Transportation, Project KTRAN, KU-07-1, March, 2008.

Anderson, B., Rolfe, S., Matamoros, A., Bennett, C., and Bonetti, S.   Post Retrofit Analysis of the Tuttle Creek Bridge, BR. NO. 16-81-2.24, Final Report to the Kansas Department of Transportation, Project KTRAN, KU-01-5, January, 2007.

Swanson, J.A., Linzell, D.G., Bennett C.R., and Lin M. Verification of Performance and Design Criteria for High Performance Steel Bridges, Final Report to the Ohio Department of Transportation, Project FHWA/OH-2006/2, January, 2006.

Kayser, C.R. High Performance Steel Bridge Girders: Performance and Design, thesis, presented to the University of Cincinnati at Cincinnati, OH, in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of Doctor of Philosophy, December, 2005.

 

Presentations

2015

"Creating Sustained Institutional Change: Transforming a Traditional R1 Engineering Program to an Active-Learning, Evidence-Based Teaching Model," International Society on the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning (ISSoTL) Conference, Melbourne, Australia, October 30, 2015.

"Fostering STEM Reform through Embedded Expertise and Collaborative Course Transformation," AAU STEM Network Conference, St. Louis, MO, October 13, 2015.

"Repairing Distortion-Induced Fatigue in Steel Bridges," 22nd Annual Bridge Design Workshop, Manhattan, KS, October 9, 2015.

"Development and Field Testing of Angles-with-Plate Retrofit Technique for Repairing Distortion-Induced Fatigue in Steel Bridges Without Deck Removal," 16th European Bridge Conference, Edinburgh, U.K., June 24, 2015.

"A Parametric Study of Crack-Arrest Holes as a Mitigation Technique for Distortion-Induced Fatigue Cracking in Steel Bridges," 16th European Bridge Conference, Edinburgh, U.K., June 24, 2015.

2014

"TPF-5(189): Enhancement of Welded Steel Bridge Girders Susceptible to Distortion-Induced Fatigue," Presentation to the Wisconsin DOT, Madison, WI, December 5, 2014.

"TPF-5(189): Enhancement of Welded Steel Bridge Girders Susceptible to Distortion-Induced Fatigue," Presentation to the Wyoming DOT, Cheyenne, WY, November 21, 2014.

"TPF-5(189): Enhancement of Welded Steel Bridge Girders Susceptible to Distortion-Induced Fatigue," Presentation to the Washington DOT, Olympia, WA, November 12, 2014.

"TPF-5(189): Enhancement of Welded Steel Bridge Girders Susceptible to Distortion-Induced Fatigue," Presentation to the Illinois DOT, Springfield, IL, November 7, 2014.

"TPF-5(189): Enhancement of Welded Steel Bridge Girders Susceptible to Distortion-Induced Fatigue," Presentation to the Kansas DOT, Topeka, KS, October 30, 2014.

"TPF-5(189): Enhancement of Welded Steel Bridge Girders Susceptible to Distortion-Induced Fatigue," Presentation to the Iowa DOT, Ames, IA, October 13, 2014.

"Field and Analytical Evaluation of Novel Retrofit Technique for Distortion-Induced Fatigue Damage in Steel Bridges," International Conference on Fatigue Damage of Structural Materials X, Hyannis, MA, September 25, 2014.

"Effects of Cross-Frame Layout on Lateral Bending Stresses and Brace Effectiveness in Skewed Steel Bridges," 15th European Bridge Conference, London, U.K., July 8, 2014.

Simmons, G., Bennett, C., Matamoros, A., Barrett-Gonzalez, R., and Rolfe, S. "Improving the Fatigue Performance of Drilled Holes in Steel Bridges through Use of Mechanical Treatments," Annual Transportation Research Board Meeting, Washington, D.C., January 15, 2014.

2013

Hartman, A., Bennett, C., Matamoros, A., and Rolfe, S. "Innovative Retrofit Technique for Distortion-Induced Fatigue Cracks in Steel Girder Web Gaps," 7th New York City Bridge Conference, New York, NY, August 26, 2013.

Bennett, C. "Robert Dexter Memorial Lecture: Advances in Repairing Distortion-Induced Fatigue Cracking in Steel Bridges," American Iron and Steel Institute (AISI) Steel Market Development Institute (SMDI) Steel Bridge Task Force, Baltimore, MD, August 1, 2013. Invited.

Bennett, C., Hartman, A., Matamoros, A., Barrett-Gonzalez, R., and Rolfe, S. "Repairing Distortion-Induced Fatigue in Steel Bridges without Disturbing Concrete Bridge Decks," 2013 Structures Congress, American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), Pittsburgh, PA, Steel Bridge Committee and the Fatigue and Fracture Committee, May 3, 2013.

Bennett, C. "Designing with Steel-Concrete Composite Columns," University of Kansas Professional Development Series, Kansas City, MO, April 8, 2013.

Simmons, G., Bennett, C., Barrett-Gonzalez, R., Matamoros, A., and Rolfe, S. "Design, Modeling, and Testing of a Piezoelectric Impact Compressive Kinetic (PICK) Tool for Crack-Stop Hole Treatment," SPIE Smart Structures / NDE Conference, San Diego, CA, March 12, 2013.

2012

Richardson, T., Alemdar, F., Bennett, C., Matamoros, A., and Rolfe, S. "Evaluation of the Performance of Retrofit Measures for Distortion-Induced Fatigue using Finite Element Analysis," 2012 National Steel Bridge Alliance (NSBA) World Steel Bridge Symposium (WSBS), Grapevine, TX, April 19, 2012.

Bennett, C., Matamoros, A., Rolfe, S., and Barrett-Gonzalez, R. "Update on TPF-5(189), Enhancement of Welded Steel Bridge Girders Susceptible to Distortion-Induced Fatigue," 2012 Structures Congress, ASCE, Chicago, IL. Fatigue and Fracture Committee, March 29, 2012.

Bennett, C., Matamoros, A., Rolfe, S., and Barrett-Gonzalez, R. "Research: Fatigue and Fracture," University of Kansas Structures Conference, Lawrence, KS, March 8, 2012. Invited.

Bennett, C. "Designing (and Redesigning) for Fatigue in Steel Structures," University of Kansas Professional Development Series, Kansas City, MO, February 20, 2012.

2011

Alemdar, F., Matamoros, A., Bennett, C., Barrett-Gonzalez, R., and Rolfe, S. "Improved Method for Bonding CFRP Overlays to Steel for Fatigue Repair," ASCE/SEI Structures Congress, Las Vegas, NV, April 14-16, 2011.

Bennett, C., "Research: Fatigue and Fracture Control of Steel Bridges," Presentation to University of Cincinnati Graduate Seminar, Cincinnati, OH, May 27, 2011. Invited.

Bennett, C., Hassel, H., Matamoros, A., and Rolfe, S. An Influence Surface Guided Approach to Understanding Steel Bridge System Behavior Under Distortion-Induced Fatigue, Annual Transportation Research Board Meeting, Washington, DC, Jan. 25, 2011.

Rolfe, S., Matamoros, A., Bennett, C., and Barrett-Gonzalez, R. "KU/KTRAN Research: Fatigue and Fracture Control of Steel Bridges in Kansas," Presentation to the Kansas Secretary of Transportation and KTRAN Research Council, Topeka, KS, April 1, 2011. Invited.

2010

Bennett, C., Crain, J., Simmons, G., Matamoros, A., Barrett-Gonzalez, R., and Rolfe, S. "Development of a technique to improve fatigue lives of crack-stop holes in steel bridges," Poster, 7th International TRB Bridge Engineering Conference, San Antonio, TX, Dec. 1-3, 2010.

Bennett, C. "Bracing for Stability in Steel Structures," University of Kansas Professional Development Series, Kansas City, MO, April 12, 2010.

Alemdar, F., Matamoros, A., Bennett, C., Barrett-Gonzalez, R., and Rolfe, S. "Improved Fatigue Method for Bonding CFRP Overlays to Steel for Fatigue Repair," Poster, 7th International TRB Bridge Engineering Conference, San Antonio, TX, Dec 1-3, 2010.

Hartman, A., Hassel, H., Adams, C., Bennett, C., Matamoros, A., and Rolfe, S. "Effects of Cross-Frame Placements and Skew on Distortion-Induced Fatigue in Steel Bridges," Poster, 7th International Bridge Engineering Conference, Transportation Research Board, San Antonio, TX, Dec. 1-3, 2010.

Lin, C., Bennett, C., Han, J., and Parsons, R. "Integrated Analysis of Performance of Pile-Supported Bridges under Scoured Conditions," 7th International Bridge Engineering Conference, Transportation Research Board, San Antonio, TX, Dec. 1-3, 2010.

Lin, C., Bennett, C., Han, J., and Parsons, R. "Analysis of Bridge Response Considering Water-Soil-Pile-Structure Interaction Under a Scoured Condition," GeoShanghai Conference, June 3-5, 2010, Shanghai, China.

Hassel, H., Hartman, A., Adams, C., Bennett, C., Matamoros, A., and Rolfe, S. "Distortion-Induced Fatigue in Steel Bridges: Causes, Parameters, and Fixes," ASCE/SEI Stuctures Congress, Orlando, FL, May 12-15, 2010.

Lin, C., Bennett, C., Han, J., and Parsons, R. "P-y Based Approach for Buckling Analysis of Axially-Loaded Piles under Scoured Conditions," ASCE/SEI Structures Congress, Orlando, FL, May 12-15, 2010.

2009

Bennett, C., Alemdar, F., Kaan., B., Matamoros, A., Barrett-Gonzalez, R., and Rolfe, S. "Parameters Affecting Behavior of CFRP Overlay Elements as Retrofit Measures for Fatigue Vulnerable Steel Bridge Girders," Fatigue and Fracture in the Infrastructure, Philadelphia, PA, July 26-29, 2009.

Bennett, C., Lin, C., Parsons, R., and Han, J.  "Evaluation of Behavior of a Laterally Loaded Bridge Pile Group Under Scour Conditions," 2009 ASCE Structures Congress, Austin, TX, May 1, 2009.

Lin, C., Bennett, C., Parsons, R., and Han, J. "Evaluation of the Group Equivalent Pile Approach for Laterally Loaded Bridge Pile Foundations," 34th Annual Conference on Deep Foundations, Deep Foundations Institute (DFI), Kansas City, MO, Oct. 21-23, 2009.

Liang, F., Bennett, C., Parsons, R., Han, J., and Lin, C. "A Literature Review on Behavior of Scoured Piles Under Bridges," International Foundation Congress and Equipment Expo, Mar. 15-19, 2009, Orlando, FL.

2008

Bennett, C., Kaan, B., Alemdar, F., Barrett, R., Matamoros, A., and Rolfe, S.   Development of Carbon-Fiber Overlays for Fatigue Enhancement of Steel Bridge Girders, ASCE Structures Congress, Vancouver, Canada, April 24, 2008.

Bennett, C., Kaan, B., Alemdar, F., Barrett, R., Matamoros, A., and Rolfe, S.   Development of Carbon-Fiber Overlays for Fatigue Enhancement of Steel Bridge Girders, Annual Transportation Research Board (TRB) Meeting, Committee on Steel Bridges (AFF20), Washington, D.C., January 14, 2008.

2007

Bennett, C., Vilhauer, B., Matamoros, A., and Rolfe, S.  Fatigue Behavior of Welded Connections Enhanced with UIT and Bolting, Structures Congress, American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), Long Beach, CA.  Committee on Flexural and Compression Members, 2007.

Bennett, C., Vilhauer, B., Matamoros, A., and Rolfe, S.  Fatigue Behavior of Welded Connections Enhanced with UIT and Bolting, Presentation to the Kansas Section of ASCE, Topeka, KS, April 5, 2007.

Bennett, C. "Load and Resistance Factor Design of Steel Plate Girders," University of Kansas Professional Development Series, Kansas City, MO, March 24, 2007.

Matamoros, A., Bennett, C., and Rolfe, S. "Tuttle Creek Bridge Retrofit Research," Presentation to the State of Kansas Research Program Council, Topeka, KS, Mar. 14, 2007.

2006

Bennett C., Lin, M., Swanson, J.A., and Linzell, D.G. Live Load Distribution in Two HPS Bridges, Structures Congress, American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), St. Louis, MO, 2006.

Bennett, C., Swanson, J.A., and Linzell, D.G.  Fatigue Characteristics of HPS-70W Connections, 51st Structural Engineering Conference, University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS, March 1, 2006.

Bennett, C., High Performance Steel: Material Characterization and Fatigue Performance.  Presentation to KU Chapters of SEAKM and EERI, April 27, 2006.

2005

Kayser (Bennett), C., Amrine, J.J., and Swanson, J.A. Use of In-Class Streaming of Material in Engineering, Proceedings of the American Society for Engineering Education (ASEE) Annual Conference and Exposition, ASEE, 2005.

2004

Kayser (Bennett), C., Swanson, J.A., Linzell, D., and Lin, M.  Live Load Response of a Skewed, HPS Bridge, Structures Congress, American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), Nashville, TN.  Committee on Flexural and Compression Members, 2004.

Swanson, J.Kayser (Bennett), C., and Linzell, D.G., Verification of Design and Performance Criteria of HPS-70W through Study of an HPS Bridge: Presentation of Findings-To-Date to ODOT. April 12, 2004.

 

 

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