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: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Population distribution
Data visualization
Statistics
Availability
Industry
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: Contribution to journalArticle

energy use
Natural gas
Benchmarking
natural gas
Electricity
market
Experiments
adaptation
process
Experiment

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 In : Risk Analysis.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Costs
Costs and Cost Analysis
Big data
Risk analysis
Wounds and Injuries

Analytics for Public Finance and Economic Development

Kontokosta, C. 2017 Urban Intelligence: How Data and Information Can Shape Urban Planning, Design, and City Operations. New York: Routledge

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (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: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Sand
Silica sand
Unloading
Plastic parts
Particle size analysis

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: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

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: Contribution to journalArticle

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: Contribution to journalArticle

Subways
Hurricanes
Recovery
Coastal zones
Logistics

Data-Driven Urban Sustainability Policy and Planning

Kontokosta, C. 2017 Urban Intelligence: How Data and Information Can Shape Urban Planning, Design, and City Operations. New York: Routledge

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

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: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

Alternative fuels

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: Contribution to journalArticle

Climate change
Sea level
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 In : Journal of Building Performance Simulation. p. 1-11 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ensemble learning
Learning algorithms
Cooling
Heating
Learning algorithm

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: Contribution to journalArticle

Geotechnical engineering
Velocity measurement
digital image
Engineering research
geotechnical engineering

Introduction to Urban Information

Harrison, C. & Kontokosta, C. 2017 Urban Intelligence: How Data and Information Can Shape Urban Planning, Design, and City Operations. New York: Routledge

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (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: Contribution to journalArticle

energy
Energy utilization
energy use
energy efficiency
market

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: Contribution to journalArticle

Cryoglobulins
Hereditary Corneal Dystrophies
Benzoyl Peroxide
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: Contribution to journalArticle

leakage
gas
pollutant source
fossil fuel
stratosphere

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: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (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: Contribution to journalArticle

Supply chains
Steel
Information flow
Punching
Radio frequency identification (RFID)

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: Contribution to journalArticle

Traffic
Multiscale modeling
Traffic flow
Traffic network
Traffic control
means of transport
demand
mobility
service
problem

Optimal Control for Congestion Pricing: Theory, Simulation, and Evaluation

Kachroo, P., Gupta, S., Agarwal, S. & Ozbay, K. May 1 2017 In : IEEE Transactions on Intelligent Transportation Systems. 18, 5, p. 1234-1240 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Costs
Control theory
Cost functions
Conservation

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: Contribution to journalArticle

kinematics
Kinematics
granular medium
plane strain
error analysis

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: Contribution to journalArticle

municipal solid waste
weather
refuse
sanitation
finance

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: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference 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: Contribution to journalArticle

Imaging techniques
Pipe
Corrosion
Coated materials
Natural gas pipelines

Soil deformations during finless torpedo installation

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

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

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: Contribution to journalArticle

model
demand
service
means of transport
opening up of markets
model
demand
service
means of transport
opening up of markets

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: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Energy utilization
Automation
Air conditioning
Heating
Managers

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: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (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: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

data
Computational methods
Planning
informatics
Informatics

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: Contribution to journalArticle

data
census
worker
population
survey

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: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Air
Fault detection
Failure analysis
Industry
Temperature

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: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (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: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

2016
parking place
Parking
Trucks
model
CAD

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

Djavadian, S. & Chow, J. Y. J. Jun 4 2016 In : Transportmetrica B. p. 1-26 26 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

service
imbalance
process
Evaluate
adaptation

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: Contribution to journalArticle

Brain Death
illuminating
Lighting
Technology
Acyclic Acids

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: Contribution to journalArticle

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: Contribution to journalArticle

Energy conservation
Classifiers
Gas emissions
Greenhouse gases
Learning systems

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: Contribution to journalArticle

model
Model
traffic
Traffic
program

A tablet-based surrogate system architecture for «in-situ» evaluation of cyber-physical transport technologies

Harvey, M. J., Liu, X. & Chow, J. Y. J. Dec 1 2016 In : IEEE Transactions on Intelligent Transportation Systems. 8, 4, p. 79-91 13 p., 7637077

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Experiments
Mobile devices
Information systems
Communication
Sensors

Building Efficiency: The Case for Data and Cities (Forum)

Kontokosta, C. 2016 Issues in Science and Technology

Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationArticle

Case studies for data-oriented emergency management/planning in complex urban systems

Xie, K., Ozbay, K., Zhu, Y. & Yang, H. 2016 Transactions on Large-Scale Data- and Knowledge-Centered Systems - 28th Symposium Big Data and Technology for Complex Urban Systems. Springer Verlag, Vol. 9860 LNCS, p. 190-207 18 p. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics); vol. 9860 LNCS)

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Planning
Hurricanes
Disasters
Economics
structure
model
Bayesian networks
algorithm
network