Michael C. Constantinou

PhD

Constantinou.

Michael C. Constantinou

PhD

Michael C. Constantinou

PhD

Research Topics

Seismic protective systems for buildings, bridges and the infrastructure

Contact Information

132 Ketter Hall

Buffalo NY, 14260

Phone: (716) 645-2469

constan1@buffalo.edu

Biography Publications Teaching Research Honors and Awards

Recent Publications

  • Kalpakidis, I.V. and Constantinou, M.C., “EFFECTS OF HEATING ON THE BEHAVIOR OF LEAD-RUBBER BEARINGS. I: THEORY,” ASCE, J. Structural Engineering, Vol. 135, No.12, 2009, 1440-1449.
  • Kalpakidis, I.V. and Constantinou, M.C., “EFFECTS OF HEATING ON THE BEHAVIOR OF LEAD-RUBBER BEARINGS. II: VERIFICATION OF THEORY,” ASCE, J. Structural Engineering, Vol. 135, No.12, 2009, 1450-1461.
  • Sarlis A. A., Pasala D. T. R., Constantinou M. C., Reinhorn A. M., Nagarajaiah S. and Taylor D., “NEGATIVE STIFFNESS DEVICE FOR SEISMIC PROTECTION OF STRUCTURES”, Journal of Structural Engineering, ASCE, Vol. 139, No. 7, 2013, 1124-1133.
  • Lee, D. and Constantinou, M.C.,  “QUINTUPLE FRICTION PENDULUM ISOLATOR BEHAVIOR, MODELING AND VALIDATION”,  Earthquake Spectra, Volume 32, No. 3, 2016, 1607–1626.
  • Sarlis, A., and Constantinou, M.C., “A MODEL OF TRIPLE FRICTION PENDULUM BEARING FOR GENERAL GEOMETRIC AND FRICTIONAL PARAMETERS”, Earthquake Engineering and Structural Dynamics, Volume 45, No. 11, 2016, 1837–1853.
  • Kitayama, S. and Constantinou, M.C., “DESIGN AND ANALYSIS OF BUILDINGS WITH FLUIDIC SELF-CENTERING SYSTEMS”,  Journal of Structural Engineering, ASCE, 2016, Vol. 142, No. 11.
  • Polat, E. and Constantinou, M.C., “OPEN SPACE DAMPING SYSTEM DESCRIPTION, THEORY AND VERIFICATION”, Journal of Structural Engineering, ASCE, Vol. 143, 4, 2017. 
  • Lee, D. and Constantinou, M.C., “COMBINED HORIZONTAL–VERTICAL SEISMIC ISOLATION SYSTEM FOR HIGH-VOLTAGE–POWER TRANSFORMERS: DEVELOPMENT, TESTING AND VALIDATION”, Bulletin of Earthquake Engineering, Volume 16, Issue 9, 4273–4296, 2018.
  • Kitayama, S. and Constantinou, M.C., “SEISMIC PERFORMANCE OF BUILDINGS WITH VISCOUS DAMPING SYSTEMS DESIGNED BY THE PROCEDURES OF ASCE/SEI 7-2016”, Journal of Structural Engineering, ASCE, Vol. 144, No. 6, 2018.
  • Kitayama, S. and Constantinou, M.C., “COLLAPSE PERFORMANCE OF SEISMICALLY ISOLATED BUILDINGS DESIGNED BY THE PROCEDURES OF ASCE/SEI 7”, Engineering Structures, Vol. 164, 243-258, 2018.
  • Kitayama, S. and Constantinou, M.C., “PROBABILISTIC SEISMIC PERFORMANCE ASSESSMENT OF SEISMICALLY ISOLATED BUILDINGS DESIGNED BY THE PROCEDURES OF ASCE/SEI 7 AND OTHER ENHANCED CRITERIA”, Engineering Structures, Vol. 179, 566-582, 2019.
  • Cilsalar, H. and Constantinou, M.C., "BEHAVIOR OF A SPHERICAL DEFORMABLE ROLLING SEISMIC ISOLATOR FOR LIGHTWEIGHT RESIDENTIAL CONSTRUCTION”, Bulletin of Earthquake Engineering, https://doi.org/10.1007/s10518-019-00626-z, 2019.