Samer M. Madanat

Recent Publications


Journal Papers

Lee J. and Madanat S., “A Joint Bottom-Up Solution Methodology for System-Level Pavement Rehabilitation and Reconstruction”, Transportation Research part B, Vol. 78, pp. 106–122, 2015.

Hu X., Daganzo C. and Madanat S., “A Reliability-Based Optimization Scheme for Maintenance Management in Large-Scale Bridge Networks”, Transportation Research part C, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.trc.2015.01.008, 2015.

Hu X. and Madanat S., “Determination of Optimal MR&R Policies for Retaining Life-Cycle Connectivity of Bridge Networks”, Journal of Infrastructure Systems, Vol. 21, No.2, ASCE, DOI: 10.1061/(ASCE)IS.1943-555X.0000226, 2015.

Lee J. and Madanat S., “Jointly Optimal Policies for Pavement Maintenance, Resurfacing and Reconstruction”, European Journal of Transportation and Logistics, DOI: 10.1007/s13676-014-0065-1, 2014.

Liu H. and Madanat S., “Adaptive Optimization Methods in System-Level Bridge Management”, Structure and Infrastructure Engineering: Maintenance, Management, Life-Cycle Design and Performance, DOI: 10.1080/15732479.2014.920038, 2014.

Griswold J., Cheng H., Madanat S. and Horvath A., “Unintended greenhouse gas consequences of lowering level of service in urban transit systems”, Environmental Research Letters, Vol. 9, 11pp, 2014.

Reger D., Madanat S. and Horvath A., “Economically and environmentally informed policy for road resurfacing: Tradeoffs between costs and greenhouse gas emissions", Environmental Research Letters, Vol. 9, 7pp, 2014.

Lee, J. and Madanat S., “Joint Optimization of Pavement Design, Resurfacing and Maintenance Strategies with History-Dependent Deterioration Models”, Transportation Research part B, Vol. 68, pp 141–153, 2014

Medury A. and Madanat S., “A Simultaneous Network Optimization Approach for Pavement Management Systems”, Journal of Infrastructure Systems, Vol. 20, No. 3, ASCE, 2014.

Sivakumaran K., Li Y., Cassidy M. and Madanat S., “Access and the Choice of Transit Technology”, Transportation Research Part A, Vol. 59, pp 204-221, 2014

Griswold J., Madanat S. and Horvath A., “Tradeoffs between costs and greenhouse gas emissions in the design of urban transit systems”, Environmental Research Letters, Volume 8, 14 pp., 2013.

Guerrero S., Madanat S. and Leachman R., “The Trucking Sector Optimization Model: a Tool for Predicting Carrier and Shipper Responses to Policies aiming to reduce GHG Emissions”, Transportation Research Part E, Volume 59, pp. 85-107, 2013

Reger D., Christofa E., Guler I. and Madanat S., “Estimation of Crack Initiation Models by Combining Experimental and Field Data”, ASCE Journal of Infrastructure Systems, Vol.19, No. 4, 2013.

Medury A. and Madanat S., “Incorporating Network Considerations into Pavement Management Systems: A Case for Approximate Dynamic Programming”, Transportation Research Part C, Vol. 33, pp 134-150, 2013

Hendrickson T., Horvath A. and Madanat S., “Life-Cycle Costs and Emissions of Pareto-Optimal Residential, Roof-Mounted Photovoltaic Systems”, ASCE Journal of Infrastructure Systems, Vol. 19, pp 306-314, 2013

Lidicker J, Sathaye N., Madanat S. and Horvath A., “Pavement Resurfacing Policy for Minimization of Life-cycle Costs and Greenhouse Gas Emissions”, ASCE Journal of Infrastructure Systems, Vol. 19, No. 2, ASCE, 2013

Furuya A. and Madanat S., “Accounting for Network Effects in Railway Asset Management”, ASCE Journal of Transportation Engineering, Vol. 139, pp. 92 - 100, 2013

Yeo H., Yoon Y. and Madanat S., “Algorithms for Bottom-up Maintenance Optimization for Heterogeneous Infrastructure Systems”, Structure and Infrastructure Engineering: Maintenance, Management, Life-Cycle Design and Performance, Vol. pp 317-328, 2013.

Essahli Z. and Madanat S., "Optimal Allocation of Resources in Maintenance, Rehabilitation, and Repair Planning for Heterogeneous Bridge Networks", Transportation Research Record, Journal of the Transportation Research Board, No. 2292, the National Academies, Washington, D.C., pp 134–140, 2012.

Zou B. and Madanat S., “Incorporating Delay Effects in Airport Runway Pavement Management”, ASCE Journal of Infrastructure Systems, Vol. 18, pp 183-193, 2012

McDonald M. and Madanat S., “Lifecycle Cost Minimization and Sensitivity Analysis for Mechanistic-Empirical Design of Flexible Pavements”, ASCE Journal of Transportation Engineering, Vol.138, pp 706-713, 2012.

Gu W., Ouyang Y. and Madanat S., “Joint Optimization of Pavement Maintenance and Resurfacing: the Continuous Time, Continuous State Space Problem”, Transportation Research Part B, Vol. 46, pp 511-519, 2012

Sathaye N. and Madanat S., "A Bottom-Up Optimal Pavement Resurfacing Solution Approach for Large-Scale Networks", Transportation Research Part B, Vol. 46, pp 520-528, 2012

Sivakumaran K., Li Y., Cassidy M. and Madanat S., “Cost-Saving Properties of Schedule Coordination in a Simple Trunk-and-Feeder Transit System”, Transportation Research Part A, Vol. 46, pp 131-139, 2012.

Guler I. and Madanat S., “Axle Load Power for Pavement Fatigue Cracking: Empirical Estimation and Policy Implications”, Transportation Research Record: Journal of the Transportation Research Board, No. 2225, pp 21 -24, Transportation Research Board, the National Academies, Washington D.C., 2011.

Chung K., Jang K., Madanat S. and Washington S., “Proactive detection of high collision concentration locations on highways”, Transportation Research Part A, Vol. 45, pp 927-934, 2011.

Sathaye N. and Madanat S., “A Bottom-Up Solution for the Multi-Facility Optimal Pavement Resurfacing Problem”, Transportation Research Part B, Vol. 45, pp 1004-1017, 2011.

Madanat S., Nakat Z. and Jin E.J., “Empirical Modeling of Pavement Overlay Crack Progression with Field Data”, ASCE Journal of Infrastructure Systems, Vol. 16, pp 292-298, 2010.

Schofer J., Evans L., Freeman M., Galehouse L., Madanat S., Maher A., McNeil S., Myers J., Peskin R. and Wlaschin B., “A Research Agenda for Transportation Infrastructure Preservation and Renewal”, ASCE Journal of Infrastructure Systems, Vol. 16, pp 228-230, 2010.

Chester M., Horvath A. and Madanat S., “Parking infrastructure: energy, emissions, and automobile life-cycle environmental accounting”, Environmental Research Letters, Vol. 5, 8pp, 2010

Anani S. and Madanat S. “Estimation of Highway Maintenance Marginal Cost under Multiple Maintenance Activities”, ASCE Journal of Transportation Engineering, Vol. 136, pp 863-870, 2010.

Sathaye N., Harley R. and Madanat S. “Unintended Environmental Impacts Of Nighttime Freight Logistics Activities”, Transportation Research, Part A, Vol. 44, pp 642–659, 2010.

Anani S. and Madanat S., “Highway Maintenance Marginal Costs: What If The Fourth Power Assumption Is Not Valid?” Journal of Transport Policy, Vol. 17, pp 486-495, 2010.

Chester, M.V., A. Horvath and S. Madanat, "Comparison of Life-Cycle Energy and Emissions Footprints of Passenger Transportation in Metropolitan Regions," Atmospheric Environment, February 2010, Vo. 44, pp. 1071-1079, doi: 10.1016/j.atmosenv2009.12.012.

Sathaye, N., A. Horvath and S. Madanat, "Unintended Impacts of Increased Truck Loads on Pavement Supply-Chain Emissions," Transportation Research Part A, January 2010, Vo. 44, pp. 1-15, doi: 10.1016/j.tra.2009.09.002.

 

Papers in Refereed Conference Proceedings

Gayah V. and Madanat S., “Development of an empirical model of pavement roughness with condition survey data” in World Conference on Transport Research, Proceedings of the Thirteenth International Conference, World Conference on Transport Research Society, Lyon, France, July 2013

Liu H. and Madanat S., “Comparison of two Adaptive Control Methodologies in System-Level Bridge Management” in World Conference on Transport Research, Proceedings of the Thirteenth International Conference, World Conference on Transport Research Society, Lyon, France, July 2013

Robelin C.A. and Madanat S., “Reliability-based optimization of maintenance and repair for a system of bridges”, in Applications of Statistics and Probability in Civil Engineering, Proceedings of the Eleventh International Conference, pp 226-234, Taylor & Francis Group, London, U.K., 2011

Medury A. and Madanat S., “System-level optimization of maintenance and replacement decisions for road networks”, in Applications of Statistics and Probability in Civil Engineering, Proceedings of the Eleventh International Conference, pp 234-242, Taylor & Francis Group, London, U.K., 2011

Anani S. and Madanat S., “Highway maintenance marginal costs: what if the fourth power assumption is not valid?”, in World Conference on Transport Research, Selected Proceedings of the Twelfth International Conference, World Conference on Transport Research Society, Lyon, France, 2010.

Christofa, E. and S. Madanat, "Development of Pavement Crack Initiation Models by Combining Experimental and Field Data," 89th Annual Meeting of the Transportation , Paper # 10-1096, National Research Council, Washington D.C., January 2010, On CD. 

Oh, S., S. Madanat, D. Ragland and C-Y. Chan, "Evaluation of Traffic and Environment Effects on Skid Resistance in California," 89th Annual Meeting of the Transportation Research Board, Paper # 10-2830, National Research Council, Washington, DC, January 2010, On CD.

Zou, B. and S. Madanat, "Incorporating Delay Effects Into Airport Runway Pavement Management Systems," 89th Annual Meeting of the Transportation Research Board, Paper # 10-1397, National Research Council, Washington, DC, January 2010, On CD.

Sathaye, N., A. Horvath and S. Madanat, "Unintended Impacts of Increased Truck Loads On Pavement Supply-Chain Emissions," 89th Annual Meeting of the Transportation Research Board, Paper # 10-2824, National Research Council, Washington, DC, January 2010, On CD.

 

Refereed Chapters in Books

Yeo, H., Y. Yoon and S. Madanat, "Maintenance Optimization for Heterogeneous Infrastructure Systems: Evolutionary Algorithms for Bottom-up Methods", in Sustainable and Resilient Critical Infrastructure Systems: Simulation, Modeling, and Intelligent Engineering, Kasthurirangan Gopalakrishnan and Srinivas Peeta editors, Springer., March 2010, pp. 185-200.

 

Technical Reports

Griswold J., Madanat S., and Horvath A., “Designing Low-Carb Transit Systems”, UCTC Policy Brief # 2013-01, 2013.

Sivakumaran K, Li Y., Cassidy M. and Madanat S., “Bus to Rail: a Crucial Link”, UCTC Policy Brief # 2013-03, 2013.

Grembek O., Kim K., Kwon O.H., Lee J., Liu H., Park M., Washington S., Ragland D., and Madanat S., “Experimental Evaluation of the Continuous Risk Profile (CRP) Approach to the Current Caltrans Methodology for High Collision Concentration Location Identification”, Submitted to the California Department of Transportation (Caltrans), 72pp, August 31 2012.

Guerrero S., Madanat S. and Leachman R., “Modeling of GHG Mitigation Strategies in the Trucking Sector”, Final Report for Track 4, Submitted to the California Air Resources Board (CARB), 90pp, July 26 2012.

Sivakumaran K., Li Y., Cassidy M. and Madanat S., Synchronizing Transit Schedules to Reduce Transfer Times and Operating Costs, UCTC Policy Brief # 2011-03, 2011

Madanat S., Meade R., Medury A. and Seeherman J., Gas Distribution Integrity Management: Risk Management Framework, submitted to NYSEARCH, December 10, 2010

Brownstone, D., M. Hansen and S. Madanat, A Review of the Ridership Prediction Models for the California High Speed Rail, Submitted to the CA HSR Authority and the State Senate Transportation and Housing Committee., June 2010, 72pp.

Madanat, S. and S. Anani, Repricing Highway Pavement Deterioration, UCTC Policy Brief # 2010-01, January 2010.