Department of Civil Engineering

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Main Campus
Nitschke Hall
Dr. Serhan Guner 
Phone: (419)530.8133
1610 N. Westwood Ave.
Nitschke Hall, Room: 3021
Toledo, Ohio 43607, USA
Fax (419)530.8006
serhan.guner@utoledo.edu

Publications

14. Liu, J., Guner, S., and Mihaylov B. (2019) "Mixed-Type Modeling of Structures with Slender and Deep Beam Elements," ACI Structural Journal. (accepted)

13. Salgado, R., Apul, D., and Guner, S. "Life Cycle Assessment of Seismic Retrofit Alternatives for Reinforced Concrete Frames," Journal of Building Engineering. (submitted in July 2018)

12. Salgado, R. and Guner, S. (2018), "A Numerical Analysis Methodology for Deep Cap Beams Retrofitted with Fiber Reinforced Polymers," Advances in Concrete Bridges, American Concrete Institute. (accepted)

11. Akkaya, Y., Guner, S., and Vecchio, F. J. (2019), "Constitutive Model for the Inelastic Buckling Behavior of Reinforcing Bars," ACI Structural Journal, V.116, No.3, pp. 195-204 Download

10. Salgado, R. and Guner S. (2018), "A Comparative Study on Nonlinear Models for Performance-Based Earthquake Engineering," Engineering Structures, V.172, p. 382-391 Download

9.  Peng, C. and Guner, S. (2018), "Direct Displacement-Based Seismic Assessment of Concrete Frames Using Nonlinear Pushover Analysis," Computers and Concrete,  V.21, No.4, pp.355-365 Download

8.  Guner, S. (2017) “Numerical Modeling of a Caisson Foundation Retrofitted with Helical Piles,” Advances in Analysis and Design of Deep Foundations, Springer, pp. 184-199. Download

7.  Pan, Z., Guner, S., and Vecchio, F. J. (2017), "Modeling of interior beam-column joints for nonlinear analysis of reinforced concrete frames," Engineering Structures, V.142, pp.182-191 Download

6.  Guner, S. and Carriére, J. (2016), "Analysis and Strengthening of Caisson Foundations for Uplift Loads," Canadian Journal of Civil Engineering, V.43, No.5, pp.411-419 Download

5.  Guner, S. (2016), “Simplified Modeling of Frame Elements subjected to Blast Loads,” American Concrete Institute Structural Journal, V.113, No.2, pp.363-372 Download

4.  Guner, S. and Vecchio, F. J. (2012), “Simplified Method for Nonlinear Dynamic Analysis of Shear-Critical Frames,” American Concrete Institute Structural Journal, V.109, No.5, pp.727-737 Download

3.  Guner, S. and Vecchio, F. J. (2011), “Analysis of Shear-Critical Reinforced Concrete Plane Frame Elements under Cyclic Loading,” Journal of Structural Engineering, American Society of Civil Engineers, V.137, No.8, pp. 834-843 ASCE Library

2.  Guner, S. and Vecchio, F. J. (2010), “Pushover Analysis of Shear-Critical Frames: Verification and Application,” American Concrete Institute Structural Journal, V.107, No.1, pp. 72-81 Download

1.  Guner, S. and Vecchio, F. J. (2010), “Pushover Analysis of Shear-Critical Frames: Formulation,” American Concrete Institute Structural Journal, V.107, No.1, pp. 63-71 Download

 

14. Chiluwal, S.* and Guner, S. (2019) "Cyclic Load Behavior of Helical Pile Anchorages at Near-Ultimate Loads," Proceedings of the 16th Pan-American Conference on Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering. (submitted March 2019)

13. Baniya, P.* and Guner, S. (2019) "Simplified Analysis of Bridge Pier Caps using the Strut-And-Tie Method" Proceedings of the Bridge Engineering Institute Conference. (submitted in January 2019)

12. Salgado, R.* and Guner, S. (2018) "Numerical Performance Assessment of Bridge Bents Retrofitted with Externally Bonded Fiber Reinforced Polymers," Proceedings of the 3rd R. N. Raikar Memorial International Conference & Gettu-Kodur International Symposium on Advances in Science & Technology of Concrete, India Chapter of American Concrete Institute, Mumbai, India, Excel India Publishers, e-ISBN: 978-93-88237-32-1, 437-446.

11. Franssen, R, Guner, S., Courard, L. and Mihaylov, B. (2018) "A Study on the Numerical Modelling of UHPFRC-Strengthened Members," Proceedings of the 5th International Conference on Concrete Repair, Rehabilitation, and Retrofitting (ICCRRR 2018), Cape Town, South Africa.

10. Franssen, R, Guner, S., Courard, L. and Mihaylov, B. (2018) "Response Simulation of UHPFRC Members," Proceedings of the 2018 fib Congress, October 7-11, Melbourne, Australia.

9. Salgado, R. and Guner, S. (2018) "Seismic Response History Analysis for the Next Generation of Buildings," Recent Advances in Earthquake Engineering in Europe, 16th European Conference on Earthquake Engineering in Thessaloniki, K. Pitilakis (ed.), Springer, ISBN 978-3-319-75741-4.

8. Salgado, R. and Guner, S. (2018) "Towards an Effective Assessment of Cap Beams Retrofitted with Externally Bonded Fiber Reinforced Polymers," Proceedings of the Transportation Research Board 97th Annual Meeting, Washington, DC, USA, January 7-11, 15 pp.

7. Guner, S. (2017) "Nonlinear Dynamic Analysis of Frame Elements Subjected to Blast Explosions," Performance of Materials and Structures under Extreme Conditions, Proceedings of the Sixth International Workshop on Performance, Protection & Strengthening of Structures under Extreme Loading, Guangzhou, Guangdong, China, Procedia Engineering, ScienceDirect, 210, 269–277.

6.   Salgado, R. and Guner, S. (2017) "Modelling of Beam-Column Joints for Performance Assessment of Framed RC Structures under Progressive Collapse Loading," Engineering the Future, Proceedings of the 39th IABSE Symposium, Vancouver, Canada, Sept. 19-23, ISBN: 978-3-85748-153-6.

5.   Liu, J., Guner, S. and Mihaylov, B. (2017) "Towards Mixed-Type Modelling of Structures with Slender and Deep Beam Elements," High Tech Concrete: Where Technology and Engineering Meet, D.A. Hordijk and M. Luković (eds.), Proceedings of the 2017 fib Symposium, held in Maastricht, The Netherlands, June 12-14, Springer International Publishing, pp. 1243-1251, ISBN-13: 978-3319594705.

4.   Guner, S. (2016) "Response Analysis of Frame Elements under Blast Loads," Proceedings, Extended Abstracts, and Keynotes, Performance-Based Approaches for Concrete Structures, fib, edited by H. Beushausen, Cape Town, South Africa, 635 pp., paper 10 pp.

3.  Guner, S. (2015). "Numerical Modeling of the Shaking Table Tests of a Bridge Column," Response of Structures Under Extreme Loading, Kodur, V. K. R. and Banthia, N. (eds.), Proceedings of the Fifth International Workshop on Performance, Protection & Strengthening of Structures under Extreme Loading (Protect2015), Lansing, MI, USA, June 28-30, pp. 471-479, ISBN: 978-1-60595-227-7.

2.   Guner, S. and Vecchio, F. J. (2011) "Nonlinear Analysis of Shear-Critical Reinforced Concrete Frames under Impact, Blast and Seismic Loads," Proceedings of the Annual Conference of the Canadian Society for Civil Engineering, 2nd International Engineering Mechanics and Materials Specialty Conference, Ottawa, ON, Canada, pp. 1149-1159.

1.   Vecchio, F. J. and Guner, S. (2009) "Performance Assessment of Shear-Critical Reinforced Concrete Frames," Proceedings of the 24th Biennial Conference of the Concrete Institute of Australia, Sydney, Australia, 10 pp.

 

5. Almeida Jr., S. A. and Guner (2018) "Numerical Simulation of Anchorage to Concrete under Extreme Wind Loads," American Concrete Institute Convention, Oct.14-18, Las Vegas, NV, USA. Download

4. Sharma, A. and Guner, S. (2018) "Strength Prediction of Deep Cap Beams using the Finite Element Method," Ohio Transportation Engineering Conference, OTEC, Oct. 2-3, 2018. Download

3.  Baniya, P. and Guner, S. (2017). "Determination of Hidden Shear Capacities of Overloaded Pier Caps to Reduce Rehabilitation Costs," Ohio Transportation Engineering Conference, OTEC, Oct. 10-11, 2017. Download

2.  Salgado, R., Guner, S., and Parvin, A. (2016), “Retrofil of Reinforced Concrete Columns with Partial or No Internal Steel Reinforcement using Near Surface Mounted Fiber Reinforced polymers,” American Concrete Institute Convention, Oct.23-27, Philadelphia, PA, USA (received the best poster award). Download

1.  Jesswein, M. and Guner, S. (2016) “Towards Modeling of Progressive Collapse in Frame Structures” American Concrete Institute Convention, April 16-20, Milwaukee, WI, USA. Download

 

4.   Baniya, P. (2018), “Evaluation of Reserve Shear Capacity of Bridge Pier Caps Using the Deep Beam Theory,” MS Thesis, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Toledo, 176 pp.

3.   Bahre, A. (2017), “Numerical Modeling of Reinforced Concrete Moderate Aspect-Ratio Walls,” MS Project, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Toledo, 41 pp.

2.   Pan, Z. (2016), “Modeling of Interior Beam-Column Joints for Nonlinear Analysis of RC Frames,” M.A.Sc. Thesis, Department of Civil Engineering, University of Toronto, 165 pp. Download

1.   Guner, S. (2008), “Performance Assessment of Shear-Critical Reinforced Concrete Plane Frames,” Ph.D. Thesis, Department of Civil Engineering, University of Toronto, 429 pp. Download

  

3.   Blosser, K., Guner, S., and F. J. Vecchio (2016), “User’s Manual of FormWorks Plus for VecTor5,” Online Publication, 29 pp. Download

2.   Loya, A.S., Lourenço, D.D.S, Guner, S., Vecchio, F.J. (2015), "User's Manual of Janus for VecTor5", Online Publication, 28 pp. Download

1.   Guner, S. and Vecchio, F. J. (2008), “User’s Manual of VecTor5,” Online Publication, 88 pp. Download

 

5.   Chu, P. and Guner, S. (2016), "User Bulletin 5: Determination of Material Properties," Online Publication, 11 pp. Download

4.   Blosser, K. and Guner, S. (2016), “User Bulletin 4: Beam Modeling with VecTor5 using Pre- and Post-Processing Facilities," Online Publication, 14 pp. Download

3.   Salgado, R. and Guner, S. (2014), "User Bulletin 3: Determination of Unsupported Length Ratio L/Db," Online Publication, 11 pp. Download

2.   Viana, H. F. and Guner, S. (2014), "User Bulletin 2: Frame Modeling with VecTor5," Online Publication, 16 pp. Download

1.   Viana, H. F. and Guner, S. (2014), "User Bulletin 1: Beam Modeling with VecTor5," Online Publication, 20 pp. Download

 

2.   Salgado, R. and Guner, S. (2014), “ASM: Automatic Sectional Modeller for VecTor5,” Spreadsheet. Download

1.   Guner, S. (2008), “Global Modeller for VecTor5,” Spreadsheet. Download

 

Last Updated: 3/2/19