Pinar Okumus

PhD

Pinar Okumus.

Pinar Okumus

PhD

Pinar Okumus

PhD

Research Topics

Reinforced/Prestressed concrete highway bridges and buildings; Low-damage seismic systems

Contact Information

222 Ketter Hall

Buffalo NY, 14260

Phone: (716) 645-4356

pinaroku@buffalo.edu

Biography Publications Teaching Research Honors and Awards

Recent Publications

  • Diaz-Arancibia, M., Okumus, P. (in press) “Load Testing of Highly Skewed Concrete Bridges”, ACI Special Publication on Evaluation of Concrete Bridge Behavior Through Load Testing - International Perspectives
  • Yang, C., Okumus, P. (2017) “Mechanical Behavior and Prestress Loss of Unbonded Post-tension Strands in Self-centering Structures”, ASCE Journal of Materials in Civil Engineering, 29(12), 0401724-1-14, https://doi.org/10.1061/(ASCE)MT.1943-5533.0002097
  • Yang, C., and Okumus, P. (2017) "Ultra-High Performance Concrete for Post-tensioned Precast Bridge Piers for Seismic Resilience." ASCE Journal of Structural Engineering, 143(12), 04017161-1-13, https://doi.org/10.1061/(ASCE)ST.1943-541X.0001906
  • Warenycia, K., Diaz Arancibia, M., Okumus, P. (2017) “Effects of Confinement and Concrete Nonlinearity on Transfer Length of Prestress in Concrete.” Structures, 11, 11-21, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.istruc.2017.04.002
  • Diaz Arancibia, M., Okumus. P. (2017) “Causes of Excessive Detensioning Stresses in Northeast Extreme Tee (NEXT) Beams.” the PCI Journal, 62(3), 31-45, Impact Factor = 0.569, http://www.pci.org/publications/pci_journal/2017/may-june/doi/causes_of_excessive_detensioning_stresses_in_northeast_extreme_tee_(next)_beams/, .
  • Okumus, P., Kristam, R. P., Diaz-Arancibia, M. (2016), “Sources of Crack Growth in Pretensioned Concrete-Bridge Girder Anchorage Zones after Detensioning.” ASCE Journal of Bridge Engineering, 21(10), 04016072, Impact Factor = 1.065, doi: 10.1061/(ASCE)BE.1943-5592.0000928
  • Hoang, T. , Ducharme, K. , Kim, Y. , Okumus, P. (2016). “Structural Impact Mitigation of Bridge Piers Using Tuned Mass Damper.” Engineering Structures, 112, 287-294, Impact Factor = 1.838, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.engstruct.2015.12.041
  • Lanssens, T. , Tanghe, C. , Rahbar, N., Okumus, P., Van Dessel, S., El-Korchi, T. (2014). “Mechanical Behavior of a Glass Fiber-Reinforced Polymer Sandwich Panel with Through-Thickness Fiber Insertions.” Construction and Building Materials, 64, 473-479, Impact Factor = 2.296, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.conbuildmat.2014.04.052
  • Okumus, P. , Oliva, M.G., Hoehn T. (2015). “The Impact of Cast in Place Column Construction Vibration on Vibration Sensitive Facilities.” ASCE Journal of Practice Periodical on Structural Design and Construction, 20(1), 1-7, http://dx.doi.org/10.1061/(ASCE)SC.1943-5576.0000220
  • Okumus, P., Oliva, M.G. (2014). “Strand Debonding for Pretensioned Bridge Girders to Control End Cracks.” ACI Structural Journal, 111(1), 201-210, Impact Factor = 1.089, http://dx.doi.org/10.14359/51686518