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last updated April 2020

2020

Qiao, C.*, Myers, A.T., and Arwade, S.R. (2020): “Characteristics of Hurricane-induced Wind, Wave, and Storm Surge Maxima along the U.S. Atlantic Coast.Renewable Energy, Elsevier, 10.1016/j.renene.2020.01.030.


Kapoor, A., Ouakka, S., Arwade, S.R., Lundquist, J.K., Lackner, M.A., Myers, A.T., Worsnop, R.P., and Bryan, G.H. (2020): “Hurricane Eyewall Winds and Structural Response of Wind Turbines.Wind Energy Science, European Academy of Wind Energy, 10.5194/wes-5-89-2020.


2019

Fontana, C., Hallowell, S.*, Arwade, S.R., DeGroot, D, Landon, M., Aubeny, C., and Myers, A.T. (2019): “Spatial Coherence of Ocean Waves in Multiline Anchor Systems for Floating Offshore Wind Turbines.Ocean Engineering, Elsevier, 10.1016/j.oceaneng.2019.04.048.


Mirzaie, F.*, Myers, A. T., Jay. A.*, Mahmoud, A., Smith, E., and Schafer, B. W. (2019): “Analysis of Geometric Imperfections of Spirally Welded Slender Tubes,” Thin-Walled Structures, Elsevier, 10.1016/j.tws.2019.106447.


Qiao, C.*, Myers, A.T., and Arwade, S.R. (2019): “Validation and Uncertainty Quantification of Metocean Models for Assessing Hurricane Risk.” Wind Energy, Wiley, 10.1002/we.2424.


2018

Hallowell, S.*, Arwade, S.R., Fontana, C., DeGroot, D., Aubeny, C., Diaz, B., Myers, A.T., and Landon, M.E. (2018): “System Reliability of Floating Offshore Wind Farms with Multiline Anchors.Ocean Engineering, Elsevier, 10.1016/j.oceaneng.2018.04.046.


Fontana, C., Arwade, S.R., DeGroot, D., Hallowell, S.*, Landon, M., Aubeny, C., Diaz, B., Myers, A.T., Hajjar, J.F., and Ozmutlu, S. (2018): “Anchor Forces in Floating Wind Farms using Multiline Anchors.Wind Energy, Wiley, 10.1002/we.2222.


Hallowell, S.*, Myers, A.T., Arwade, S.R., Pang, W., Rawal, P., Hines, E., Hajjar, J.F., Qiao, C.*, Valamanesh, V.*, Wei, K.*, Carswell, W., and Fontana, C. (2018): “Hurricane Risk Assessment of Offshore Wind Turbines.Renewable Energy, Elsevier, 10.1016/j.renene.2018.02.090.


Willis, D.J., Niezrecki, C., Kuchma, D., Hines, E., Arwade, S.R., Barthelmie, R.J., DiPaloa, M., Drane, P.J., Hansen, C.J., Inalpola, M., Mack, J.H., Myers, A.T., and Rotea, M. (2018): “Wind Energy Research: State-of- the-Art and Future Research Directions.Renewable Energy, Elsevier, (https://doi.org/10.1016/j.renene.2018.02.049.


2017

Mirzaie, F.*, Myers, A. T., Jay. A.*, Mahmoud, A., Torabian, S., Smith, E., and Schafer, B. W. (2017): “Imperfection Measurements to Predict Buckling Behavior of Slender Steel Tubes,” Thin-Walled Structures, Elsevier, 10.1016/j.tws.2017.11.016.


Mahmoud, A., Torabian, S., Jay. A.*, Mirzaie, F.*, Myers, A. T., Smith, E., and Schafer, B. W. (2017): “Modeling the Flexural Collapse of Thin-walled Spirally Welded Tapered Tubes,” Journal of Structural Engineering, ASCE, 10.1061/(ASCE)ST.1943-541X.0001950.


Wei, K.*, Myers, A. T., and Arwade, S. R. (2017): “Dynamic Effects in the Response of Offshore Wind Turbines Supported by Jackets under Wave Loading,” Engineering Structures, Elsevier, 10.1016/j.engstruct.2017.03.074.


2016

Jay, A., Myers, A.T., Torabian, S., Mahmoud, A., Smith, E., Agbayani, N., and Schafer, B.W.
Spirally Welded Steel Wind Towers: Buckling Experiments, Analyses and Research Needs.
Journal of Constructional Steel Research, Elsevier, 10.1016/j.jcsr.2016.06.022.


Wei, K., Arwade, S.R., Myers, A.T., Hallowell, S., Hajjar, J.F., Hines, E., and Pang, W.
Toward Performance-based Evaluation for Offshore Wind Turbine Jacket Support Structures.
Renewable Energy, Elsevier, 10.1016/j.renene.2016.06.028.


Wei, K., Arwade, S.R., Myers, A.T., Valamanesh, V., and Pang, W.
Effect of Wind and Wave Directionality on the Structural Performance of Offshore Wind Turbines supported by Jackets during Hurricanes.
Wind Energy, Wiley, 10.1002/we.2006.


Jay, A., Myers, A.T., Mirzaie, F., Mahmoud, A., Torabian, S., Smith, E., and Schafer, B.W.
Large-scale Bending Tests of Slender, Tapered Spirally Welded Steel Tubes.
Journal of Structural Engineering, ASCE, 10.1061/(ASCE)ST.1943-541X.0001605.


Hallowell, S. and Myers, A.T.
Site-specific Variability of Load Extremes of Offshore Wind Turbines exposed to Hurricane Risk and Breaking Waves.
Wind Energy, Wiley, 10.1002/we.1996.


Valamanesh, V., Myers, A.T., Arwade, S.R., Hajjar, J.F., Hines, E., and Pang, W.
Wind-wave Prediction Equations for Probabilistic Offshore Hurricane Hazard Analysis.
Natural Hazards, Springer, 10.1007/s11069-016-2331-z.


Carswell, W., Arwade, S.R., DeGroot, D.J., and Myers, A.T.
Natural Frequency Degradation and Permanent Accumulated Rotation for Offshore Wind Turbine Monopiles in Clay.
Renewable Energy, Elsevier, 10.1016/j.renene.2016.05.080.


2015

Wei, K., Arwade, S.R., Myers, A.T., and Valamanesh, V.
Directional Effects on the Reliability of Non-axisymmetric Support Structures for Offshore Wind Turbines under Extreme Wind and Wave Loadings.
Engineering Structures, Elsevier, 10.1016/j.engstruct.2015.10.016.


Myers, A.T., Arwade, S.R., Valamanesh, V., Hallowell, S., and Carswell, W.
Strength, Stiffness, Resonance and the Design of Offshore Wind Turbine Monopiles.
Engineering Structures, Elsevier, 10.1016/j.engstruct.2015.06.021.


Valamanesh, V., Myers, A.T., and Arwade, S.R
Multivariate Analysis of Extreme Metocean Conditions for Offshore Wind Turbines.
Structural Safety, Elsevier, 10.1016/j.strusafe.2015.03.002.


Carswell, W., Johansson, J., Lovholt, F., Arwade, S.R., Madshus, C., DeGroot, D.J., and Myers, A.T.
Foundation Damping and the Dynamics of Offshore Wind Turbine Monopiles.
Renewable Energy, Elsevier, 10.1016/j.renene.2015.02.058.


Hallowell, S., Myers, A.T., and Arwade, S.R.
Variability of Breaking Wave Characteristics and Impact Loads on Offshore Wind Turbines supported by Monopiles.
Wind Energy, Wiley, 10.1002/we.1833.


Fontana, C.M., Carswell, W., Arwade, S.R., DeGroot, D.J., and Myers, A.T.
Sensitivity of the Dynamic Response of Monopile-supported Offshore Wind Turbines to Structural and Foundation Damping.
Wind Engineering, Multi-Science, 10.1260/0309-524X.39.6.609.


Stewart, G.M., Lackner, M.A., Arwade, S.R., Hallowell, S., and Myers, A.T.
Statistical Estimation of Extreme Loads for the Design of Offshore Wind Turbines during Non-operational Conditions.
Wind Engineering, Multi-Science, 10.1260/0309-524X.39.6.629.


2014

Wei, K., Arwade, S.R., and Myers, A.T.
Incremental Wind-wave Analysis of the Structural Capacity of Offshore Wind Turbine Support Structures under Extreme Loading.
Engineering Structures, Elsevier, 10.1016/j.engstruct.2014.08.010.


Valamanesh, V. and Myers, A.T.
Aerodynamic Damping and the Seismic Response of Horizontal Axis Wind Turbine Towers.
Journal of Structural Engineering, ASCE, 10.1061/(ASCE)ST.1943-541X.0001018.


Myers, A.T., Kanvinde, A.M., Deierlein, G.G., and Baker, J.W.
A Probabilistic Formulation of The Cyclic Void Growth Model to Predict Ultra-low Cycle Fatigue in Structural Steel.
Journal of Engineering Mechanics, ASCE, 10.1061/(ASCE)EM.1943-7889.0000728.


2010

Myers, A.T., Kanvinde, A.M., and Deierlein, G.G.
Calibration of the Stress Modified Critical Strain (SMCS) Criterion to Predict Fracture in Structural Details: Specimen Size Dependence and Parameter Assessment.
Journal of Engineering Mechanics, ASCE, 10.1061/(ASCE)EM.1943-7889.0000178.


2009

Myers, A.T., Kanvinde, A.M., Deierlein, G.G., and Fell, B.V.
Effect of Weld Details on the Ductility of Steel Column Baseplate Connections.
Journal of Constructional Steel Research, Elsevier, doi:10.1016/j.jcsr.2008.08.004.


Fell, B.V., Kanvinde, A.M., Deierlein, G.G., and Myers, A.T.
Experimental Investigation of Inelastic Cyclic Buckling and Fracture of Steel Braces.
Journal of Structural Engineering, ASCE, 10.1061/(ASCE)0733-9445(2009)135:1(19).


2005

Hebeler, G.L., Frost, J.D., and Myers, A.T.
Quantifying Hook and Loop Interaction in Geomembrane-geotextile Systems.
Geotextiles and Geomembranes, Elsevier, doi:10.1016/j.geotexmem.2004.06.002.


Conferences

2020

Qiao, C.* and Myers, A.T. (2020): “Framework for Constructing Environmental Contours using Inverse First Order Reliability Method and Rosenblatt Transformation,” Proceedings of the ASME 2020 39th International Conference on Ocean, Offshore and Arctic Engineering OMAE2020, OMAE2020-18989, Ft. Lauderdale, Florida, USA, June 28- July 3, 2020.


Qiao, C.* and Myers, A.T. (2020): “Modeling Spatio-Temporal Characteristics of Metocean Conditions during Hurricanes using Deep Neural Networks,” Proceedings of the ASME 2020 39th International Conference on Ocean, Offshore and Arctic Engineering OMAE2020, OMAE2020-18989, Ft. Lauderdale, Florida, USA, June 28- July 3, 2020.


2019

Summerfield, A.* and Myers, A.T. (2019): “A Frequency Domain Analysis Algorithm for Predicting Variance of Quasi-Static and Dynamic Wave-Driven Loads on a Monopile-Supported Offshore Wind Turbine,” NAWEA WindTech 2019 Conference, Amherst, Massachusetts, USA, October 14-17, 2019.


Qiao, C.* and Myers, A.T. (2019): “Re-parameterized Weibull Distribution for Modeling Metocean Extremes of Multiple Hazards with the Rosenblatt Transformation,” NAWEA WindTech 2019 Conference, Amherst, Massachusetts, USA, October 14-17, 2019.


Hallowell, S., Arwade, S.R., Johlas, H., Lomonaco, P. and Myers, A.T. (2019): “Quantification of Predicted Wave Forces from Distance Elevation Measurements,” Proceedings of the ASME 2019 38th International Conference on Ocean, Offshore and Arctic Engineering OMAE2019, OMAE2019-96289, Glasgow, Scotland, June 9-14, 2019.


Fontana, C., Arwade, S.R., DeGroot, D., Hallowell, S.*, Aubeny, C., Diaz, B., Ozmutlu, S., Landon, M., and Myers, A.T. (2019): “Force Dynamics and Stationkeeping Costs for Multiline Anchor Systems with Difference Spatial Parameters,” Proceedings of the ASME 2019 38th International Conference on Ocean, Offshore and Arctic Engineering OMAE2019, OMAE2019-96395, Glasgow, Scotland, June 9-14, 2019.


Qiao, C.*, Myers, A.T., and Arwade, S.R., and Pang, W. (2019): “Validation of a 37-year Metocean Hindcast along the U.S. Atlantic Coast,” 13th International Conference on Applications of Statistics and Probability in Civil Engineering, ICASP13, Seoul, South Korea, May 26-30, 2019.


Lomonaco, P., Maddux, T., Bosma, B., Myers, A.T., Arwade, S.R., Hallowell, S.*, Johlas, H. (2019): “Physical Model Testing of Wave Impact Forces on Fixed Foundations of Offshore Wind Turbines,” International Society of Ocean and Polar Engineers ISOPE-2019 Honolulu Conference, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA, June 16–21, 2019.


2018

Johlas, H., Hallowell, S.*, Xie, S., Lomonaco, P., Lackner, M.A., Arwade, S.R., Myers, A.T., and Schmidt, D.P. (2018): “Modeling Breaking Waves for Fixed-Bottom Support Structures for Offshore Wind Turbines,” International Conferences on Offshore Mechanics and Arctic Engineering, 1st International Offshore Wind Technical Conference, ASME, San Francisco, CA, USA, November 4-7, 2018.


Thiagarajan, K. P., Lackner, M., Manwell, J. F., Breger, D., Arwade, S. R., Myers, A.T., Hajjar, J.F., Courtney, F., Hines, E., Niezrecki, C., Kirincich, A., Lohrenz, S., and Cash, D. (2018): “The Massachusetts Research Partnership (MRP) and the Partnership for Offshore Wind Energy Research in the US (Power-US): Implications for the Development of the Offshore Wind Energy Industry in the Commonwealth and the Nation,” Offshore Technology Conference, OTC-28796-MS, Houston, TX, April 30 – May 3, 2018.


Mahmoud, A., Torabian, S., Jay, A.*, Mirzaie, F.*, Myers, A.T., Smith, E., and Schafer, B.W. (2018): “Predicting the Buckling Strength of Spirally Welded Tapered Tubes under Flexural Bending using Reference Resistance Design,” Proceedings of the Annual Stability Conference, Structural Stability Research Council, Baltimore, MD, April 10-13, 2018.


Jay, A.*, Myers, A.T., Mirzaie, F.*, Mahmoud, A., Torabian, S., Smith, E., and Schafer, B.W. (2018): “Measurements of Post-buckling Behavior of Tapered Spirally Welded Steel Tubes in Bending,” Eighth International Conference on Thin-Walled Structures ICTWS 2018, Lisbon, Portugal, July 24-27, 2018.


2017

Qiao, C.*, Myers, A.T., Hajjar, J.F., Arwade. S.R., and Pang, W (2017): “Metamodeling of Hurricane-induced Conditions for Offshore Multi-Hazard Assessment,” International Conference on Structural Safety and Reliability, TU Wien, Vienna, Austria, August 6-10 2017.


Fontana, C.M., Arwade, S.R., Hallowell, S.T.*, DeGroot, D.J., Myers, A.T., Hajjar, J.F., Landon, M.E., Aubeny, C., and Ozmul, S. (2017): “Spatial Wave Correlation in Multiline Anchor Systems for Floating Offshore Wind Turbines,” International Conference on Structural Safety and Reliability, TU Wien, Vienna, Austria, August 6-10 2017.


Fontana, C.M., Arwade, S.R., DeGroot, D.J., Hallowell, S.T.*, Aubeny, C., Landon, M.E., Myers, A.T., Hajjar, J.F., and Ozmul, S. (2017): “Multiline Anchors for the OC4 Semisubmersible Floating System,” 27th International Ocean and Polar Engineering Conference (ISOPE), San Francisco, CA, June 25−30, 2017.


2016

Mahmoud, A., Torabian, S., Jay, A., Mirzaie, F., Myers, A.T., Smith, E., and Schafer, B.W.
Collapse Analysis of Spirally Welded Tapered Tubes under Flexural Moments using Measured Imperfections.
7th International Conference on Coupled Instabilities in Metal Structures, November 2016, Baltimore, MD.


Fontana, C.M., Arwade, S.R., DeGroot, D.J., Myers, A.T., Landon, M., and Aubeny, C.
Efficient Multiline Anchor Systems for Floating Offshore Wind Turbines.
35th International Conference on Ocean, Offshore and Arctic Engineering, June 2016, Busan, South Korea.


Wei, K., Myers, A.T., Arwade, S.R., and Hajjar, J.R.
Performance-based Design and the Load-deformation of Welded Tubular Connections in Offshore Jacket Support Structures.
AISC 8th International Workshop on Connections in Steel Structures, May 2016, Boston, MA.


Jay, A., Mirzaie, F., Myers, A.T., Torabian, S., Mahmoud, A., and Schafer, B.W.
The Effect of Geometric Imperfections on the Flexural Buckling Strength of Tapered Spirally Welded Tubes.
Structural Stability Research Council Annual Stability Conference, April 2016, Orlando, FL.


Mahmoud, A., Torabian, S., Jay, A., Mirzaie, F., Myers, A.T., Smith, E., and Schafer, B.W.
Collapse Analyses on Spirally Welded Tapered Tubes using EC3 Generated Imperfections.
Structural Stability Research Council Annual Stability Conference, April 2016, Orlando, FL.


2015

Mahmoud, A., Torabian, S., Jay, A., Myers, A.T., Smith, E., and Schafer, B.W.
Modeling Protocols for Elastic Buckling and Collapse Analysis of Spirally Welded Circular Hollow Thin-walled Sections.
Structural Stability Research Council Annual Stability Conference, March 2015, Nashville, TN.


Wei, K., Arwade, S.R., Myers, A.T., Hallowell, S., Hajjar, J.F., and Hines, E.M.
Performance Levels and Fragility for Offshore Wind Turbine Support Structures during Extreme Events.
ASCE Structures Congress, April 2015, Portland, OR.


Jay, A., Myers, A.T., Torabian, S., Mahmoud, A., Schafer, B.W., and Smith, E.
Static Flexural Local Buckling Tests on Large Scale Spirally Welded Tubes for use as Wind Turbine Towers.
ASCE Structures Congress, April 2015, Portland, OR.


Carswell, W., Fontana, C., Arwade, S.R., DeGroot, D.J., and Myers, A.T.
Comparison of Cyclic P-Y Methods for Offshore Wind Turbine Monopiles Subjected to Extreme Storm Loading.
34th International Conference on Ocean, Offshore and Arctic Engineering, May 2015, St. John’s, Newfoundland, Canada.


Valamanesh, V., Wei, K., Myers, A.T., Arwade, S.R., and Pang, W.
Hurricane Risk Considerations for Offshore Wind Turbines on the Atlantic Coast.
34th International Conference on Ocean, Offshore and Arctic Engineering, May 2015, St. John’s, Newfoundland, Canada.


2014

Jay, A. and Myers, A.T.
Design of Conical Steel Wind Turbine Towers Manufactured with Automated Spiral Welding.
ASCE Structures Congress, April 2014, Boston, MA.


Valamanesh, V., Myers, A.T., Arwade, S.R., and Hajjar, J.F.
The Impact of Peak Spectral Period in the Design of Offshore Wind Turbines for the Extreme Sea State.
ASCE Structures Congress, April 2014, Boston, MA.


Foroughi, H., Moen, C.D., Myers, A.T., Tootkaboni, M., Vieira, L., and Schafer, B.W.
Analysis and Design of Thin Metallic Shell Structural Members – Current Practice and Future Research Needs.
Structural Stability Research Council Annual Stability Conference, March 2014, Toronto, Canada.


Jay, A. and Myers, A.T.
Imperfection Analysis and Optimized Design of Tapered Spirally-welded Wind Turbine Towers.
Structural Stability Research Council Annual Stability Conference, March 2014, Toronto, Canada.


2013

Myers, A.T., Arwade, S.R., and Manwell, J.F.
Consideration of Hurricanes and Tropical Cyclones in the Design of Offshore Wind Turbines.
European Wind Energy Association Offshore Wind Conference, November 2013, Copenhagen, Denmark.


Carswell, W., Arwade, S.R., Myers, A.T., and Hajjar, J.F.
Reliability Analysis of Monopile Offshore Wind Turbine Support Structures.
International Conference on Structural Safety and Reliability, June 2013, New York City, NY.


Valamanesh, V., Myers, A.T., Hajjar, J.F., and Arwade, S.R.
Probabilistic Modeling of Joint Hurricane-induced Wind and Wave Hazards to Offshore Wind Farms on the Atlantic Coast.
International Conference on Structural Safety and Reliability, June 2013, New York City, NY.


2012

Myers, A.T., Kanvinde, A.M., and Ibarra, L.
Maximum Likelihood Based Parameter Estimation of Cyclic Constitutive Models for Earthquake Engineering Simulation.
15th World Conference of Earthquake Engineering, September 2012, Lisbon, Portugal.


Myers, A.T., Gupta, A.G., Ramirez, C.M., and Chioccarelli, E. (2012).
The Seismic Vulnerability of Tubular Wind Turbine Towers.
15th World Conference of Earthquake Engineering, September 2012, Lisbon, Portugal.


Ramirez, C.M., Myers, A.T., and Gupta, A.G.
Detailed Seismic Loss Estimation for Two Tall Buildings.
15th World Conference of Earthquake Engineering, September 2012, Lisbon, Portugal.


2011

Deierlein, G.G., Kanvinde, A.M., Myers, A.T., and Fell, B.V.
Local Cyclic Void Growth Criteria for Ductile Fracture Initiation in Steel Structures with Significant Yielding.
Eurosteel 2011, September 2011, Budapest, Hungary.


2007

Myers, A.T., Kanvinde, A.M., Deierlein, G.G., Fell., B.V., and Fu, X.
Large Scale Tests and Micromechanics-based Models to Characterize Ultra Low Cycle Fatigue in Welded Structural Details.
ASCE Structures Congress, May 2007, Long Beach, CA.


Fu, X., Fell, B.V., Kanvinde, A.M., and Myers, A.T.
Experimental and Analytical Investigations of Net-Section Fracture in Brace-Gusset Plate Connections.
ASCE Structures Congress, May 2007, Long Beach, CA.


2006

Fell B.V., Myers A.T., Deierlein, G.G., and Kanvinde A.M.
Testing and Simulation of Ultra Low Cycle Fracture and Fatigue in Steel Braces.
8th National Conference on Earthquake Engineering, April 2006, San Francisco, CA.