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

10.  Salgado, R. and Guner S. "A Modeling Methodology for Cap Beams Retrofitted with Externally Bonded Fiber Reinforced Polymers," Engineering Structures (submitted in August 2017).

9. Salgado, R. and Guner S. "A Comparative Study on Nonlinear Models for Performance-Based Earthquake Engineering," Engineering Structures (submitted in Feb. 2017)

8.  Peng, C. and Guner, S. "Direct Displacement-Based Seismic Assessment of Concrete Frames Using Nonlinear Pushover Analysis" Computers and Concrete (accepted). 

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 Download 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

 

12. Franssen, R, Guner, S., Courard, L. and Mihaylov, B. (2018) "A Study on the Numerical Modelling of UHPFRC Members," fib (International Federation for Structural Concrete) Symposium 2018, October 7-11, Melbourne, Australia (in preparation).

11. Salgado, R. and Guner, S. (2018) "Nonlinear Numerical Models for Performance-Based Seismic Assessment of Reinforced Concrete Structures," Proceedings of the 16th European Conference on Earthquake Engineering, Thessaloniki, Greece (submitted in Nov. 2017).

11. 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, American Concrete Institute, Mumbai, India (submitted in Sept. 2017).

10. 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, American Concrete Institute, Mumbai, India (submitted in Sept. 2017).

9. 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.

8. 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.

7.   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.

6.   Guner, S. (2017) "Numerical Modeling of a Caisson Foundation Retrofitted with Helical Piles," Advances in Analysis and Design of Deep Foundations, M. Abu-Farsakh, K. Alshibli and A. Puppala (eds.), Proceedings of the 1st GeoMEast International Congress and Exhibition on Sustainable Civil Infrastructures, held in Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt, July 15-19, Springer International Publishing, pp. 184-199, ISBN-13: 978-3-319-61641-4.

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.

 

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. 

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

 

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.

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.

  

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), “Automatic Sectional Modeller for VecTor5,” Spreadsheet. Download

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

 

Last Updated: 2/3/18