Research Output 1966 2018

2018

Geo-tagged social media data as a proxy for urban mobility

Qian, C., Kats, P., Malinchik, S., Hoffman, M., Kettler, B., Kontokosta, C. & Sobolevsky, S. 2018 Advances in Cross-Cultural Decision Making - Proceedings of the AHFE 2017 International Conference on Cross-Cultural Decision Making, 2017. Springer Verlag, Vol. 610, p. 29-40 12 p. (Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing; vol. 610)

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

Population distribution
Data visualization
Statistics
Availability
Industry
disaster
index
Disasters
Big data
resilience
2017

A data-driven predictive model of city-scale energy use in buildings

Kontokosta, C. E. & Tull, C. Jul 1 2017 In : Applied Energy. 197, p. 303-317 15 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

energy use
city
natural gas
consumption
Natural gas
Agent-based
Adjustment process
Modeling
Two-sided markets
market

Analysis of Traffic Crashes Involving Pedestrians Using Big Data: Investigation of Contributing Factors and Identification of Hotspots

Xie, K., Ozbay, K., Kurkcu, A. & Yang, H. 2017 (Accepted/In press) In : Risk Analysis.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Costs and Cost Analysis
Pedestrians
Costs
Big data
Wounds and Injuries

Analytics for Public Finance and Economic Development

Kontokosta, C. 2017 (Accepted/In press) Urban Intelligence: How Data and Information Can Shape Urban Planning, Design, and City Operations. New York: Routledge

Research output: Research - peer-reviewChapter (peer-reviewed)

Arrested compression tests on two types of sand

Suescun-Florez, E., Bless, S., Iskander, M. & Daza, C. 2017 Dynamic Behavior of Materials - Proceedings of the 2016 Annual Conference on Experimental and Applied Mechanics. Springer New York LLC, Vol. 1B, p. 81-86 6 p.

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

Silica sand
Compaction
Sand
Unloading
Plastic parts

Big Buildings and Big Data: Do Energy Disclosure Policies Impact Energy Use over Time?

Papadopoulos, S. & Kontokosta, C. 2017 Computing in Civil Engineering 2017. p. 248-255

Research output: Research - peer-reviewChapter (peer-reviewed)

BIM for FM: Information Requirements to Support HVAC-Related Corrective Maintenance

Yang, X. & Ergan, S. Dec 1 2017 In : Journal of Architectural Engineering. 23, 4, 4017023

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Information management
HVAC
Information Management
Mechanics
Causes

Data-Driven Adaptive Optimal Control of Connected Vehicles

Gao, W., Jiang, Z. P. & Ozbay, K. May 1 2017 In : IEEE Transactions on Intelligent Transportation Systems. 18, 5, p. 1122-1133 12 p., 7548322

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Vehicle to vehicle communications
Dynamic programming
Dynamical systems
Controllers
Communication

Data-driven spatial modeling for quantifying networkwide resilience in the aftermath of hurricanes Irene and Sandy

Zhu, Y., Xie, K., Ozbay, K., Zuo, F. & Yang, H. 2017 In : Transportation Research Record. 2604, p. 9-18 10 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Subways
Hurricanes
Recovery
Coastal zones
Logistics

Data-Driven Urban Sustainability Policy and Planning

Kontokosta, C. 2017 (Accepted/In press) Urban Intelligence: How Data and Information Can Shape Urban Planning, Design, and City Operations. New York: Routledge

Research output: Research - peer-reviewChapter (peer-reviewed)

Data visualization tool for monitoring transit operation and performance

Kurkcu, A., Miranda, F., Ozbay, K. & Silva, C. T. Aug 8 2017 5th IEEE International Conference on Models and Technologies for Intelligent Transportation Systems, MT-ITS 2017 - Proceedings. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., p. 598-603 6 p. 8005584

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

Data Visualization
Monitoring
visualization
monitoring
performance

Digital Traces: Modeling Urban Mobility using Wifi Probe Data

Traunmueller, M., Nicholas, J., Malik, A. & Kontokosta, C. 2017 6th International Workshop on Urban Computing, ACM KDD 2017. Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

Research output: Research - peer-reviewChapter (peer-reviewed)

Evacuation zone modeling under climate change: A data-driven method

Xie, K., Ozbay, K., Zhu, Y. & Yang, H. Dec 1 2017 In : Journal of Infrastructure Systems. 23, 4, p. 1-9 9 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Sea level
Climate change
Economics
Hurricanes
Decision trees

Evaluation of tree-based ensemble learning algorithms for building energy performance estimation

Papadopoulos, S., Azar, E., Woon, W. L. & Kontokosta, C. E. Jul 28 2017 (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Building Performance Simulation. p. 1-11 11 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Ensemble Learning
Cooling
Heating
Learning Algorithm
Gradient

Guidelines for DIC in geotechnical engineering research

Chen, Z. C., Li, K., Omidvar, M. & Iskander, M. Mar 1 2017 In : International Journal of Physical Modelling in Geotechnics. 17, 1, p. 3-22 20 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

geotechnical engineering
digital image
Geotechnical engineering
Engineering research
Velocity measurement

Introduction to Urban Information

Harrison, C. & Kontokosta, C. 2017 (Accepted/In press) Urban Intelligence: How Data and Information Can Shape Urban Planning, Design, and City Operations. New York: Routledge

Research output: Research - peer-reviewChapter (peer-reviewed)

Low hanging fruit? Regulations and energy efficiency in subsidized multifamily housing

Reina, V. J. & Kontokosta, C. Jul 1 2017 In : Energy Policy. 106, p. 505-513 9 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

energy efficiency
regulation
Energy efficiency
energy
energy consumption

Mapping high pH levels in hydrated calcium silicates

Liu, E., Ghandehari, M., Brückner, C., Khalil, G., Worlinsky, J., Jin, W., Sidelev, A. & Hyland, M. A. May 1 2017 In : Cement and Concrete Research. 95, p. 232-239 8 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Concretes
calcium silicate
Calcium silicate
Carbonation
Cements

Mapping Refrigerant Gases in the New York City Skyline

Ghandehari, M., Aghamohamadnia, M., Dobler, G., Karpf, A., Buckland, K., Qian, J. & Koonin, S. Dec 1 2017 In : Scientific Reports. 7, 1, 2735

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

gas
city
refrigerant
leakage
fossil fuel

Measuring Building Risk and Resilience: A Big Data Approach to Risk Analytics for Infrastructure

Malik, A. & Kontokosta, C. 2017 American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) International Conference on Sustainable Infrastructure. New York, NY

Research output: Research - peer-reviewChapter (peer-reviewed)

Modeling information flow in the supply chain of structural steel components

Akcay, E. C., Ergan, S. & Arditi, D. Aug 18 2017 In : Journal of Civil Engineering and Management. 23, 6, p. 753-764 12 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Modeling
Steel
Supply chain
Information flow
Supply chains

Multiscale Modeling and Control Architecture for V2X Enabled Traffic Streams

Kachroo, P., Agarwal, S., Piccoli, B. & Ozbay, K. Jun 1 2017 In : IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology. 66, 6, p. 4616-4626 11 p., 7896618

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Multiscale Modeling
Traffic
Architecture
Framework
Traffic Flow
Queueing
Relocation
Location-allocation
move
demand

Particle rotation of granular materials in plane strain

Chen, Z., Omidvar, M., Li, K. & Iskander, M. Mar 1 2017 In : International Journal of Physical Modelling in Geotechnics. 17, 1, p. 23-40 18 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

plane strain
material
particle
Granular materials
Particles (particulate matter)

Patterns of waste generation: A gradient boosting model for short-term waste prediction in New York City

Johnson, N. E., Ianiuk, O., Cazap, D., Liu, L., Starobin, D., Dobler, G. & Ghandehari, M. Apr 1 2017 In : Waste Management. 62, p. 3-11 9 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

prediction
city
municipal solid waste
weather
forecast

Quantifying Human Experience in Interior Architectural Spaces

Radwan, A. & Ergan, S. 2017 Computing in Civil Engineering 2017: Sensing, Simulation, and Visualization - Selected Papers from the ASCE International Workshop on Computing in Civil Engineering 2017. American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), Vol. 2017-June, p. 373-380 8 p.

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

Architectural design
Biometrics
Virtual reality
Industry
Experiments

Quantitative Assessment of Subsurface Oxidation in Coated Materials

Sidelev, A. & Ghandehari, M. Oct 1 2017 In : Journal of Performance of Constructed Facilities. 31, 5, 04017051

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Coated materials
Imaging techniques
Oxidation
Pipe
Corrosion

Secondary collisions and injury severity: A joint analysis using structural equation models

Xie, K., Ozbay, K. & Yang, H. Oct 23 2017 (Accepted/In press) In : Traffic Injury Prevention. p. 1-6 6 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Structural Models
Wounds and Injuries
structural model
Structural analysis
Rain

Soil deformations during finless torpedo installation

Omidvar, M. & Iskander, M. 2017 In : Geotechnical Special Publication. GSP 280, p. 389-397 9 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

soil
Soils
penetration
kinematics
Kinematics

Spatial and Geographic Patterns of Building Energy Performance: A Cross-City Comparative Analysis of Large-Scale Data

Kontokosta, C., Bonczak, B. & Papadopoulos, S. 2017 American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) International Conference on Sustainable Infrastructure. New York, NY

Research output: Research - peer-reviewChapter (peer-reviewed)

Stochastic dynamics
Real options
Exit
Market entry
opening up of markets

Stochastic dynamic switching in fixed and flexible transit services as market entry-exit real options

Guo, Q. W., Chow, J. Y. J. & Schonfeld, P. 2017 In : Transportation Research Procedia. 23, p. 380-399 20 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

opening up of markets
demand
transportation system
Stochastic models
Hysteresis

Structure of 311 service requests as a signature of urban location

Wang, L., Qian, C., Kats, P., Kontokosta, C. & Sobolevsky, S. Oct 1 2017 In : PLoS ONE. 12, 10, e0186314

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

socioeconomics
urban areas
stakeholders
Urban planning
Economics

Towards energy efficient operational patterns in air handling units in highly sensed buildings

Dedemen, G. & Ergan, S. 2017 Digital Proceedings of the 24th EG-ICE International Workshop on Intelligent Computing in Engineering 2017. European Group for Intelligent Computing in Engineering (EG-ICE), p. 45-53 9 p.

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

Energy utilization
Air
Automation
Air conditioning
Heating

Understanding Neighborhood Dynamics Through Low-cost In-situ Sensing of the Urban Troposphere

Kontokosta, C. & Johnson, N. 2017 American Meteorological Society’s 13th Symposium of the Urban Environment.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewChapter (peer-reviewed)

Urban informatics for social good: Definitions, tensions, and challenges

Kontokosta, C. E. Apr 18 2017 Proceedings - 2017 2nd International Workshop on Science of Smart City Operations and Platforms Engineering, in partnership with Global City Teams Challenge, SCOPE 2017. Association for Computing Machinery, Inc, p. 52-56 5 p.

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

informatics
Informatics
Computational methods
Planning
city

Urban phenology: Toward a real-time census of the city using Wi-Fi data

Kontokosta, C. E. & Johnson, N. Jul 1 2017 In : Computers, Environment and Urban Systems. 64, p. 144-153 10 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

phenology
census
city
time
worker

Using data driven methodologies to identify patterns in BAS data to support facility operations

Dedemen, G., Vakilinezhad, M. & Ergan, S. 2017 Computing in Civil Engineering 2017: Smart Safety, Sustainability and Resilience - Selected Papers from the ASCE International Workshop on Computing in Civil Engineering 2017. American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), p. 282-289 8 p.

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

Air
HVAC
Fault detection
Failure analysis
Industry

Using LiDAR Point Cloud Data to Model and Measure Urban Morphology: An Informatics Approach to Building Volumetry

Kontokosta, C. & Bonczak, B. 2017 Proceedings of the International Conference on Civil and Building Engineering Informatics.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewChapter (peer-reviewed)

Well-Being in the Smart City: Measuring Air Quality through Urban Sensing

Kontokosta, C. 2017 Data, Technology, and Life in the City. d'Almeida, A. C. (ed.). New York: Columbia University Press

Research output: Research - peer-reviewChapter (peer-reviewed)

2016

A downtown on-street parking model with urban truck delivery behavior

Amer, A. & Chow, J. Y. J. 2016 (Accepted/In press) In : Transportation Research Part A: Policy and Practice.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

CAD
city center
Trucks
Parking
scenario

Agent-based day-to-day adjustment process to evaluate dynamic flexible transport service policies

Djavadian, S. & Chow, J. Y. J. Jun 4 2016 (Accepted/In press) In : Transportmetrica B. p. 1-26 26 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Adjustment
Evaluate
Policy
Communication
Experiments

A hyperspectral survey of New York City lighting technology

Dobler, G., Ghandehari, M., Koonin, S. E. & Sharma, M. S. Dec 5 2016 In : Sensors (Switzerland). 16, 12, 2047

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Lighting
Technology
Surveys and Questionnaires
illuminating
Cluster Analysis

Application of Bayesian stochastic learning automata for modeling lane choice behavior on high-occupancy toll lanes on State Road 167

Morgül, E. F., Ozbay, K. & Kurkcu, A. 2016 In : Transportation Research Record. 2560, p. 97-107 11 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Learning algorithms

Applications of machine learning methods to identifying and predicting building retrofit opportunities

Marasco, D. E. & Kontokosta, C. E. Sep 15 2016 In : Energy and Buildings. 128, p. 431-441 11 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Learning systems
Energy conservation
Classifiers
Gas emissions
Greenhouse gases

Assessing the impact of urban off-hour delivery program using city scale simulation models

Ukkusuri, S. V., Ozbay, K., Yushimito, W. F., Iyer, S., Morgul, E. F. & Holguín-Veras, J. Jun 1 2016 In : EURO Journal on Transportation and Logistics. 5, 2, p. 205-230 26 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Simulation Model
Model
simulation model
Simulation model
traffic