RESEARCH PUBLICATIONS:

Full Articles in Refereed Publications

1 Varma, A.H.,* Wallace, B., and Russell, B. W. (1997). “Large Scale Rotating Bending Fatigue Tests for Offshore Pipe Connections,” Experimental Mechanics, SEM, Volume 37, No. 2., pp. 147 - 153.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/BF02317851  
2 Varma, A.H.,* Ricles, J.M., Sause, R., Hull, B., and Lu, L.W. (2000). “An Experimental Evaluation of High Strength Square CFT Columns,” ACI SP-196: Composite and Hybrid Systems, Eds. Aboutaha, R.S., and Bracci, J.M., Amer. Conc. Inst., Farmington Hills, MI, pp. 51-86. https://www.concrete.org/publications/internationalconcreteabstractsportal/m/details/id/10005
3 Varma, A.H.,* Salecha, A.K., Wallace, B., and Russell, B.W. (2002). “Flexural Fatigue Behavior of Threaded Connections for Large Diameter Pipes,” Experimental Mechanics, SEM, Volume 42, No. 1, pp. 1-7.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0018512002042001783  
4 Varma, A.H.,* Ricles, J.M, Sause, R., and Lu, L.W. (2002). “Experimental Behavior of High Strength Square Concrete Filled Steel Tube (CFT) Columns,” Journal of Structural Engineering, ASCE, Volume 128, No. 3, pp. 309-318.   http://dx.doi.org/10.1061/(ASCE)0733-9445(2002)128:3(309)  
5 Varma, A.H.,* Ricles, J.M., Sause, R., and Lu, L.W. (2002). “Seismic Behavior and Modeling of High Strength Composite Concrete Filled Steel Tube Beam-Columns,” Journal of Constructional Steel Research, Elsevier Applied Science, Volume 58, Issue 5-8, pp. 725-758.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0143-974X(01)00099-2   
6 Varma, A.H.,* Ricles, J.M., Sause, R., and Ream, A. (2004). “Seismic Behavior and Design of High Strength Square Concrete Filled Steel Tube Beam-Columns,” Journal of Structural Engineering, ASCE, Volume 130, Issue 2, pp. 169-179.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1061/(ASCE)0733-9445(2004)130:2(169)  
7 Varma, A.H.,* Sause, R., Ricles, J.M., and Qinggang, L. (2005). “Development and Validation of Fiber Models for High Strength Square CFT Beam-Columns,” ACI Structural Journal, American Concrete Institute, Vol. 102, Issue 1, pp. 73-85, Farmington Hills, MI. https://www.concrete.org/publications/internationalconcreteabstractsportal/m/details/id/13532
8 Kowalkowski, K.,* and Varma, A. H. (2005). “Experimental Investigations of the Effects of Multiple Damage-Heat Straightening Repair Cycles on the Structural Properties of Bridge Steels,” Transportation Research Record: Journal of the Transportation Research Board, Issue 1907, pp. 67-77, TRB, Washington, D.C.  http://dx.doi.org/10.3141/1907-08  
9 Prabhu, M.,* Varma, A.H., Buch, N., and Thandavesvara, D. (2006). “Experimental Investigation of Effects of Dowel Misalignment on Joint Pullout Behavior,” Transportation Research Record: Journal of the Transportation Research Board, Issue 1947, pp. 15-27, TRB, Washington, D.C.  http://dx.doi.org/10.3141/1947-02  
10 Kowalkowski, K., * and Varma, A.H. (2006). “Structural Properties of Steels Subjected Multiple Cycles of Damage Followed by Heating Repair,” Journal of Structural Engineering, ASCE, Vol. 133, No. 2, pp. 283-296.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1061/(ASCE)0733-9445(2007)133:2(283)   
11 Prabhu, M.,* Varma, A.H., and Buch, N. (2007). “Experimental and Analytical Investigations of the Mechanistic Effects of Dowel Misalignment in Concrete Pavement Joints,” Transportation Research Record: Journal of the Transportation Research Board, Issue 2037, pp. 12-29, TRB, Washington, D.C.  http://dx.doi.org/10.3141/2037-02  
12 Kowalkowski, K.,* and Varma, A. H. (2007). “Effects of Multiple Heat Straightening Repairs on Steel Beams,” Journal of the Transportation Research Board, Issue 2028, pp. 67-77, TRB, Washington, D.C.  http://dx.doi.org/10.3141/2028-08  
13 Prabhu, M.,* Varma, A.H., Buch, N. (2009). “Analytical Investigation of the Effects of Dowel Misalignment on Concrete Pavement Joint Opening Behavior,” International Journal of Pavement Engineering, Volume 10, Issue 1, Feb. 2009, pp. 49-62, Taylor and Francis Group.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/10298430802342708  
14 Hong, S.,* and Varma, A.H. (2009). “Analytical Modeling of the Standard Fire Behavior of Loaded CFT Columns,” Journal of Constructional Steel Research, Volume 65, pp. 54-69, Elsevier.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jcsr.2008.04.008  
15 Choe, L.,* Wheeler, E., and Varma, A.H. (2009). “Validation of Prestressed Concrete Bridge LRFD Software Using NCHRP Process 12-50.” Journal of the Transportation Research Record, Issue 2131, pp. 34-46, TRB, Washington, DC, 24 pp.  http://dx.doi.org/10.3141/2131-04  
16 Hong, S.* and Varma, A.H. (2010). “Predicting Column Buckling Under Fire Loading Using Fundamental Section Behavior.” Journal of ASTM International, ASTM, Volume 7, Issue 1, 23 pp.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1520/JAI102311  
17 Wellman, E.,* Varma, A.H., Fike, R., and Kodur, V., (2011). “Experimental Evaluation of Thin Composite Floor Assemblies under Fire Loading.” Journal of Structural Engineering, Special 9/11 Commemorative Issue, ASCE, Vol. 37, No. 9, pp. 1002-1016.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1061/(ASCE)ST.1943-541X.0000451  
18 Choe, L.,* Varma, A.H., Agarwal, A., and Surovek, A. (2011). “Fundamental Behavior of Steel Beam-Columns and Columns Under Fire Loading: Experimental Evaluation” Journal of Structural Engineering, Special 9/11 Commemorative Issue, ASCE, Vol. 37, No. 9, pp. 954-966.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1061/(ASCE)ST.1943-541X.0000446   
19 Agarwal A.,* and Varma, A.H. (2011). “Design of Steel Columns for Fire Loading Including Effects of Rotational Restraints.” Engineering Journal, AISC, Vol. 48, No.4, pp. 297-314, 4th Quarter, Chicago, IL. https://www.aisc.org/globalassets/product-files-not-searched/engineering-journal/2011/48_4_297.pdf
20 Kodur, V.K.R., Naser, M., Pakala, P., and Varma, A.H. (2013). “Modeling the response of beam-column assemblies exposed to Fire.” Journal of Constructional Steel Research, Elsevier Science, Vol. 80, pp. 163-173.   http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jcsr.2012.09.005  
21 Varma, A.H., Hong, S., and Choe, L. (2013). “Fundamental Behavior of CFT Beam-Columns Under Fire Loading.” Steel and Composite Structures – An International Journal, Vol. 15, No. 6, pp. 679-703, Techno-Press, Taejon Korea, http://dx.doi.org/10.12989/scs.2013.15.6.679  
22 Varma, A.H., Malushte, S., Sener, K., and Lai, Z., (2014). “Steel-Plate Composite (SC) Walls for Safety Related Nuclear Facilities: Design for In-Plane Force and Out-of-Plane Moments.” Nuclear Engineering and Design, Special Issue on SMiRT-21 Conference, Vol. 269, pp. 240-249, Elsevier Science,  http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.nucengdes.2013.09.019   
23 Zhang, K., Varma, A.H., Malushte, S., and Gallocher, S. (2014). “Effects of Shear Connectors on the Local Buckling and Composite Action in Steel Concrete Composite Walls.” Nuclear Engineering and Design, Special Issue on SMiRT-21 Conference, Vol. 269, pp. 231-239, Elsevier Science,  http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.nucengdes.2013.08.035   
24 Agarwal, A., Selden, K., and Varma A.H. (2014). “Stability Behavior of Steel Building Structures in Fire Conditions: Role of Composite Floor System with Shear-Tab Connections.” Journal of Structural Fire Engineering, Special Issue on Structures in Fire-2012 Conference, Vol. 5. No. 2. June. http://dx.doi.org/10.1260/2040-2317.5.2.77
25 Agarwal, A., and Varma, A.H. (2014). “Fire Induced Progressive Collapse of Steel Building Structures: The Role of Interior Gravity Columns.” Engineering Structures, Special Issue on Fire Analysis of Structures, Vol. 58, pp. 129-140, Elsevier Science. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.engstruct.2013.09.020
26 Agarwal, A., Choe, L., and Varma, A.H. (2014). “Fire Design of Steel Columns: Effects of Thermal Gradients.” Journal of Constructional Steel Research, Elsevier Science, Vol. 93, pp. 107-118, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jcsr.2013.10.023
27 Walz, J., Choe, L., Surovek, A., and Varma, A.H. (2014). “Section Characterization of Wide-flange Steel Sections Subjected to Combined Thermal and Mechanical Loading.” Journal of Structural Engineering, ASCE, http://dx.doi.org/10.1061/(ASCE)ST.1943-541X.0001089 , Vol. 141, No. 6, 04014162
28 Cha, H., Diggleman, L., Connor, R., and Varma, A.H. (2014). “Experimental and Numerical Evaluation of the Post-Fracture Redundancy of a Simple Span Truss Bridge.” Journal of Bridge Engineering, Vol. 19, No. 11, 04014048, ASCE, http://dx.doi.org/10.1061/(ASCE)BE.1943-5592.0000622
29 Sener, K., and Varma, A.H. (2014). “Steel-Plate Composite SC Walls: Experimental Database and Design for Out-of-Plane Shear.” Journal of Constructional Steel Research, Elsevier Science, Vol. 100, pp. 197-210, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jcsr.2014.04.014
30 Lai, Z., Varma, A.H., and Zhang, K. (2014). “Noncompact or Slender Rectangular CFT Members: Experimental Database, Analysis and Design.” Journal of Constructional Steel Research, Vol. 101, October 2014, pp. 455-468, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jcsr.2014.06.004 , Elsevier Science,
31 Sohn, Y., and Varma, A.H. (2014). “Effects Of Realistic Heat Straightening Repair On Damaged Steel Beams.” Transportation Research Record: Journal of the Transportation Research Board, Vol. 2406, Structures 2014, No. 1, pp. 68 - 78, http://dx.doi.org/10.3141/2406-08  
32 Epackachi, S., Nguyen, N., Kurt, E., Whittaker, A. and Varma, A.H. (2014). “In-Plane Behavior of Rectangular Steel-Plate Composite Shear Walls.” Journal of Structural Engineering, ASCE, http://dx.doi.org/10.1061/(ASCE)ST.1943-541X.0001148
33 Bruhl, J., Varma, A.H., and Johnson, W.H. (2014). "Design of Composite SC Walls to Prevent Perforation from Missile Impact.” International Journal of Impact Engineering, Vol. 75, Jan., pp. 75 - 87, Elsevier Science, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijimpeng.2014.07.015  
34 Cha, H., Liu, B., Prakash, A., and Varma, A.H. (2014), “Effect of local damage caused by overweight trucks on the durability of steel bridges.” Journal of Performance of Constructed Facilities, ASCE, http://dx.doi.org/10.1061/(ASCE)CF.1943-5509.0000685 , 04014183
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Fischer, E., Varma, A.H. (2014). “Design of Split-Tee Connections for Special Composite Moment Resisting Frames.”  Engineering Journal, AISC, Vol. 52, No. 3, pp. 185-201. https://www.aisc.org/globalassets/product-files-not-searched/engineering-journal/2015/52_3_185_2013-29r.pdf
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Lai, Z., and Varma, A.H. (2014). “Noncompact or Slender Circular CFT Members: Experimental Database, Analysis, and Design.”  Journal of Constructional Steel Research, Elsevier Science, Vol. 106, pp. 220 - 233 http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jcsr.2014.11.005
37 Sener, K., Varma, A.H., and Ayhan, D. (2015). “Steel-Plate Composite SC Walls: Experimental Database and Design for Out-of-Plane Flexure.” Journal of Constructional Steel Research, Vol. 108, May, pp. 46-59, Elsevier Science, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jcsr.2015.02.002  
38 Fischer, E. and Varma, A.H. (2015). “Numerical Models for Predicting Fire Behavior of Composite Beams with Simple Connections." Journal of Constructional Steel Research, Volume 111, Aug., pp. 112-125, Elsevier Science, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jcsr.2015.03.013
39 Verma, D., Singh, J., Varma, A.H., and Tomar, V. (2015). “Evaluation of Incoherent Interface Strength of Solid State Bonded Ti64/Stainless Steel under Dynamic Impact Loading." JOM, Springer, Volume 67, Issue 8, pp 1694-1703, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11837-015-1448-y
40 Bruhl, J., Varma, A.H., and K., J.M. (2015). “Static Resistance Function for Steel-Plate Composite (SC) Walls Subjected to Impactive Loading.” Nuclear Engineering and Design, Volume 295, Pages 843-859, Special Issue of SMiRT-22 in San Francisco: Improving Safety and Reliability of Nuclear Energy, Elsevier Science, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.nucengdes.2015.07.037
41 Sener, K., Varma, A.H., Booth, P.N., and Fujimoto, R. (2015). “Seismic Behavior of a Containment Internal Structure Consisting of Composite SC Walls.” Nuclear Engineering and Design, Volume 295, Pages 804-816, Special Issue of SMiRT-22 in San Francisco: Improving Safety and Reliability of Nuclear Energy, Elsevier Science, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.nucengdes.2015.07.038
42 Booth, P.N., Varma, A.H., Sener, K., and Mori., K. (2015). “Seismic Behavior and Design of a Primary Shield Structure Consisting of Steel-Plate Composite (SC) Walls.” Nuclear Engineering and Design, Volume 295, Pages 829-842, Special Issue of SMiRT-22 in San Francisco: Improving Safety and Reliability of Nuclear Energy, Elsevier Science, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.nucengdes.2015.07.006
43 Booth, P.N., Varma, A.H., Sener, K., and Malushte, S. (2015). “Flexural Behavior and Design of Steel-Plate Composite (SC) Walls for Accident Thermal Loading.” Nuclear Engineering and Design, Volume 295, Pages 817-828, Special Issue of SMiRT-22 in San Francisco: Improving Safety and Reliability of Nuclear Energy, Elsevier Science, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.nucengdes.2015.07.036
44 Varma, A.H., (2015). “SMIRT-22 in San Francisco: Improving Safety and Reliability of Nuclear Energy.” Nuclear Engineering and Design, Volume 295, Page 679, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.nucengdes.2015.11.009
45 Epackachi, S., Whittaker, A., Varma, A.H., and Kurt, E. (2015). “Finite Element Modeling of Steel-Plate Concrete Composite Wall Piers.” Engineering Structures, Elsevier Science, Vol. 100, pp. 369-384, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.engstruct.2015.06.023
46 Lai, Z., Varma, A.H., and Griffis, L. (2016). “Analysis and Design of Noncompact and Slender CFT Beam-Columns.” Journal of Structural Engineering, ASCE, Vol. 142, Issue 1,  http://dx.doi.org/10.1061/(ASCE)ST.1943-541X.0001349 , 04015097
47 Lai, Z., Connor, R., and Varma, A.H. (2016). “Retrofit Analysis and Design of Built-up Steel Columns: Modeling and Fundamental Behavior.” Journal of Bridge Engineering, ASCE, Vol. 21, Issue 3, http://dx.doi.org/10.1061/(ASCE)BE.1943-5592.0000808 
48 Selden, K., Fischer, E., and Varma, A.H. (2016). “Experimental Investigation of Composite Beams with Shear Connections Subjected to Fire Loading,” Journal of Structural Engineering, ASCE, Vol. 142, Issue 2, Reston, VA, http://dx.doi.org/10.1061/(ASCE)ST.1943-541X.0001381 , 04015118
49 Fischer, E.C., Liu, J., and Varma, A.H. (2016). “Investigation of cylindrical steel tank damage during earthquakes: Lessons learned and mitigation opportunities.” Practice Periodical on Structural Design and Construction, ASCE, Vol. 21, No. 3,  http://dx.doi.org/10.1061/(ASCE)SC.1943-5576.0000283 , 04016004.
50 Kurt, E.G., Varma, A.H., Booth, P.N., and Whittaker, A., (2016). "In-plane Behavior and Design of Rectangular SC Wall Piers Without Boundary Elements." ASCE Journal of Structural Engineering, Vol. 142, No. 6, http://dx.doi.org/10.1061/(ASCE)ST.1943-541X.0001481  , 04016026
51 Choe, L., Agarwal, A., and Varma A.H. (2016). “Steel Columns Subjected to Thermal Gradients from Fire Loading: Experimental Evaluations” Journal of Structural Engineering, ASCE, Vol. 142, No. 7,  http://dx.doi.org/10.1061/(ASCE)ST.1943-541X.0001500  , 04016037
52 Selden, K., and Varma, A.H. (2015). "Flexural Capacity of Composite Beams Subjected to Fire: Fiber-Based Models and Benchmarking." Fire Technology, Springer, February, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10694-016-0565-7
53 Seo, J., Varma, A.H., Sener, K., and Ayhan, D. (2016). "Steel-Plate Composite (SC) Walls: In-Plane Shear Behavior, Database, and Design." Journal of Constructional Steel Research, Elsevier Science, Volume 119, Pages 202-215, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jcsr.2015.12.013
54 Choe, L., Luecke, W., and Varma, A.H. (2017). “Influence of Material Models on Predicting the Fire Behavior of Steel Columns.” Fire Technology, Vol. 53, Issue 1, pp. 375-400, Springer, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10694-016-0568-4
55 Lai, Z., Connor, R, Varma, A.H., and Patterson, D. (2016). "Retrofit of Built-Up Steel Columns: Parametric Studies and Design." Journal of Bridge Engineering, Vol. 21, Issue 11, ASCE, http://dx.doi.org/10.1061/(ASCE)BE.1943-5592.0000950 , 04016080
56 Washeleski, T.L. Sener, K.C., Connor, R.J., and Varma, A.H. (2016). "Load Rating Procedures for Railroad Flatcars Repurposed as Sustainable Highway Bridges." Journal of Bridge Engineering, ASCE,  Vol. 21, Issue 11, http://dx.doi.org/10.1061/(ASCE)BE.1943-5592.0000945  , 04016078
57 Selden, K., and Varma, A.H. (2016). “Composite Beams Under Fire Loading: Numerical Modeling of Behavior.” Journal of Structural Fire Engineering, Vol. 7, No. 2, pp. 142-157, http://dx.doi.org/10.1108/JSFE-06-2016-011
58 Lai, Z, and Varma, A.H. (2016). “Effective Stress-Strain Curves for Noncompact and Slender CFT Members.” Engineering Structures, Elsevier Science, Vol. 124, pp. 457-472, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.engstruct.2016.06.028
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Sener, K., Varma, A.H., and Seo, J. (2016). “Experimental and Numerical Investigations of the Shear Behavior of Steel-Plate Composite (SC) Beams Without Shear Reinforcement.” Engineering Structures, Elsevier Science, Vol. 127, pp. 495-509, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.engstruct.2016.08.053
60 Fischer, E., Selden, K., and Varma, A.H. (2017). “Experimental Evaluation of the Fire Performance of Simple Connections.” Journal of Structural Engineering, ASCE, Vol. 143, No. 2, http://dx.doi.org/10.1061/(ASCE)ST.1943-541X.0001664
61 Fischer, E., and Varma, A.H. (2017). “Fire Resilience of Composite Beams with Simple Connections: Parametric Studies and Design.” Journal of Constructional Steel Research, Vol. 128, pp. 119-135, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jcsr.2016.08.004
62 Bhardwaj, S., Varma, A.H., and Malushte, S. (2017). “Minimum Requirements and Section Detailing Provisions for Steel-Plate Composite (SC) Walls of Safety-Related Nuclear Facilities.” Engineering Journal, AISC, 2nd Quarter, March 2017, pp. 89-107, https://www.aisc.org/Minimum-Requirements-and-Section-Detailing-Provisions-for-Steel-Plate-Composite-SC-Walls-in-Safety#.WRMpghP1DDM
63 Seo, J., and Varma, A.H., (2017). “Experimental behavior and design of steel plate composite-to-reinforced concrete (SC-to-RC) lap splice connections.” Journal of Structural Engineering ASCE, in press, http://dx.doi.org/10.1061/(ASCE)ST.1943-541X.0001711
64 Bruhl, J. and Varma, A.H. (2016). “Experimental Resistance and Available Ductility of Steel-Plate Composite Walls in One-Way Bending.” Journal of Structural Engineering, ASCE, http://dx.doi.org/10.1061/(ASCE)ST.1943-541X.0001714
65 Kurt, E.G., Varma, A.H. and Sohn, Y.M. (2016). “Direct Shear Strength of Rebar-Coupler Anchor Systems for Steel-Plate Composite (SC) Walls.” International Journal of Steel Structures, Springer, Vol. 16, No. 4, pp. 1397-1409, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s13296-016-0096-6
66 Ji, X., Cheng, X., Jia, X., Varma, A.H. (2017). “Cyclic In-Plane Shear Behavior of Double-Skin Composite Walls in High-Rise Buildings.” Journal of Structural Engineering, Vol. 143, Issue 6, ASCE, http://dx.doi.org/10.1061/(ASCE)ST.1943-541X.0001749
67 Lai, X., Lai, Z., Chen, B., Varma, A.H., and Yu, X. (2016). “Creep Prediction Models for Concrete-Filled Steel Tube (CFT) Arch Bridges.” Journal of Bridge Engineering, Vol. 22, Issue 7, ASCE, http://dx.doi.org/10.1061/(ASCE)BE.1943-5592.0001051
68 Lai, Z., Huang, Z., and Varma, A.H. (2016). "Seismic Analysis and Performance of High Strength Composite Special Moment Frames (C-SMFs)." Structures, Vol. 9, pp. 165-178, Elsevier Science, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.istruc.2016.12.004 
69 Lai, Z., and Varma, A.H. (2017). “Seismic Behavior and Modeling of Concrete Partially Filled Spirally Welded Pipes (CPF-SWP).”  Thin Walled Structures, Volume 113, pp. 240 – 252, Elsevier Science, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.tws.2016.12.025
70 Seo, J., and Varma, A.H. (2017). “Behavior and design of steel-plate composite wall-to-wall corner or L-joints.” Nuclear Engineering and Design, Elsevier Science, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.nucengdes.2017.04.008
71 Chicchi, R., and Varma, A.H. (2017). “Research Review: Post-Earthquake Fire Assessment of Steel Moment Frame Buildings.” Advances in Structural Engineering, SAGE publishing, http://journals.sagepub.com/doi/pdf/10.1177/1369433217711617
72 Lai, A., and Varma, A.H. (2017). “Modeling of High-Strength Composite Special Moment Frames (C-SMFs) for Seismic Analysis.” Journal of Constructional Steel Research, Vol. 138, pp. 526-537, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jcsr.2017.07.018
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Chen, B., Lai, Z., Yan, Q., Varma, A.H., and Yu, X. (2017). “Experimental Behavior and Design of CFT-RC Short Columns Subjected to Concentric Axial Loading.” Journal of Structural Engineering, ASCE, Vol. 143, No. 11, http://dx.doi.org/10.1061/(ASCE)ST.1943-541X.0001879
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Fischer, E., and Varma, A.H. (2018). “Experimental Evaluation of Single-Bolted Lap Joint at Elevated Temperatures.” Journal of Structural Engineering, ASCE, Vol. 144, Issue 1, https://doi.org/10.1061/(ASCE)ST.1943-541X.0001911
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Huang, W., Lai, Z., Chen, B., Xie, Z., and Varma, A.H., (2018). “Concrete-Filled Steel Tube (CFT) Truss Girders: Experimental Tests, Analysis, and Design. Engineering Structures, Vol. 156, pp. 118-129. Elsevier Science. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.engstruct.2017.11.026
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Lai, Z., and Varma, A.H. (2018). “High-Strength CFT Members: Database, Modeling, and Design of Short Columns.” Journal of Structural Engineering, ASCE, Vol. 144, Iss. 5, https://doi.org/10.1061/(ASCE)ST.1943-541X.0002026
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Bruhl, J., and Varma, A.H. (2018). “Experimental Evaluation of Steel-Plate Composite (SC) Walls Subject to Blast Loads.” Journal of Structural Engineering, ASCE, Vol. 144, Iss. 9, https://doi.org/10.1061/(ASCE)ST.1943-541X.0002163
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Sohn, Y., Varma, A.H., and Connor, R., (2018). “Realistic Heat Straightening Repair of Steel Beam Bridges.” Transportation Research Record, June 2018, http://journals.sagepub.com/doi/abs/10.1177/0361198118780878
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Datta, D, Tomar, V., and Varma, A.H. (2018).“A Path Independent Energy Integral Approach for Analytical Fracture Strength of Steel-Concrete Structures with an Account of Interface Effects."  Engineering Fracture Mechanics, Elsevier, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.engfracmech.2018.10.011
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Chicchi, R., and Varma, A.H. (2018).“Assessment of Post-Earthquake Fire Behavior of a Steel MRF Building in a Low Seismic Region.” International Journal of Steel Structures, Vol. 18, No. 4, pp. 1470-81, https://doi.org/10.1007/s13296-018-0183-y, Online ISSN 2093-6311, Print ISSN 1598-2351, Springer.
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Bhardwaj, S., Varma, A.H., and Orbovic, N. (2019). “Investigation of Composite (SC) Wall Pier Behavior: Interaction of Biaxial Loading.” Journal of Structural Engineering, ASCE Journal of Structural Engineering, Vol. 145, Issue 2, ASCE, https://doi.org/10.1061/(ASCE)ST.1943-541X.0002247.
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Lai, Z., Fischer, E., and Varma A.H. (2019).“Database and Review of Beam-to-Column Connections for Seismic Design of Composite Special Moment Frames (C-SMFs).” Journal of Structural Engineering, ASCE, Vol. 145, No. 5, https://ascelibrary.org/doi/10.1061/%28ASCE%29ST.1943-541X.0002295
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Sener, K.C., Bhardwaj, S.R., Varma, A.H. (2019). “Effects of Accident Thermal Loading on Shear Behavior of Reinforced Concrete Members.” ACI Structural Journal, Vol. 116, No. 3, pp. 39 – 52. American Concrete Institute, http://dx.doi.org/10.14359/51713305
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Bhardwaj, S.R., Sener, K.C., and Varma, A.H. (2019). “Multi-Hazard Investigation and Testing of Composite (SC) Wall Piers: Seismic and Thermal Loads.” Nuclear Engineering and Design, Vol. 348, pp. 121-130, Elsevier Science. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.nucengdes.2019.03.026
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Seo, J., and Varma, A.H. (2019). “Steel Plate Composite Wall-to-Wall T-joints: Joint Shear Strength.” Journal of Structural Engineering, ASCE, Vol. 145, No. 7, https://doi.org/10.1061/(ASCE)ST.1943-541X.0002317
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Fischer, E., Agarwal, A., and Varma, A.H. (2019). “Performance-Based Structural Fire Engineering of Steel Building Structures: Design-Basis Compartment Fires.” Journal of Structural Engineering, ASCE, Vol. 145, No. 9, https://doi.org/10.1061/(ASCE)ST.1943-541X.0002370
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Terranova, B., Whittaker, A., Bhardwaj, S., and Varma, A.H. (2019). “An Experimental Investigation of the Effects of Out-of-Plane Loading on the In-Plane Seismic Response of SC Wall Piers.” Engineering Structures, Vol. 190, pp. 380-388, Elsevier, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.engstruct.2019.04.030
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Sener, K., Washeliski, T., Connor, R., and Varma, A.H. (2019). “Experimental and Analytical Evaluation of the Redundancy of Repurposed Fracture-Critical Railroad-Flatcars.” Journal of Constructional Steel Research, Vol. 159, pp. 288-300, Elsevier, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jcsr.2019.04.034
89
Sener, K.C., Varma, A.H., and Chu, M. (2019). “Seismic Performance of an Idealized Steel-Plate Composite (SC) Modular Structure Subjected to Accident Thermal Loading.” Nuclear Engineering and Design, Elsevier Science, Vol. 352, 110133, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.nucengdes.2019.05.029
90
Sener, K.C., Varma, A.H., Wang, S., Bhardwaj, S.R., and Gallocher, S. (2019). “Modular Steel-Plate Composite (SC) Wall Steelbricks: Experimental and Numerical Evaluation.” Nuclear Engineering and Design, Elsevier Science, Vol. 350, pp. 224-233, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.nucengdes.2019.04.032
91
Bhardwaj, S.R., Varma, A.H., and Wazalwar, P. (2019). “Axial Force-Biaxial Moment-Shear Interaction For Steel-Plate Composite Wall Piers: A Fiber Model.” Nuclear Engineering and Design, Elsevier Science, Vol 349, pp. 162-173, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.nucengdes.2019.04.022
92
Liu, F., Wang, Y., Gardner, L., and Varma, A.H. (2019). “Experimental and Numerical Studies of Reinforced Concrete Columns Confined by Circular Steel Tubes Exposed to Fire.” Journal of Structural Engineering, ASCE, Vol. 145, No. 11, 04019130, https://doi.org/10.1061/(ASCE)ST.1943-541X.0002416
93
Varma, A.H., Shafaei, S., and Klemencic, R. (2019). “Steel Modules of Composite Plate Shear Walls: Behavior, Stability and Design.” Thin-Walled Structures, Vol. 145, 106384, https://doi.org/1016/j.tws.2019.106384
94
Wei, J., Luo, X., Lai, Z., and Varma, A.H. (2019). “Experimental Behavior and Design of High-Strength Circular Concrete-Filled Steel Tube Short Columns.” http://dx.doi.org/10.1061/(ASCE)ST.1943-541X.0002474
95
Yang, H., Yang, X., Varma, A.H., and Zhu, Y. (2019). “ Strain-Rate Effect and Constitutive Models for Q550 High-Strength Structural Steel.” Journal of Materials Engineering and Performance, Vol. 28, Iss. 11, pp. 6626-6637, https://doi.org/10.1007/s11665-019-04431-2
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Booth, P., Bhardwaj, S., Tseng, T.C., Seo, J., and Varma, A.H. (2020). “Ultimate Shear Strength of Steel-Plate Composite (SC) Walls with Boundary Elements.” Journal of Constructional Steel Research, Vol. 165, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jcsr.2019.105810
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Zhang, K., Seo, J., and Varma, A.H. (2020). “Steel-Plate Composite (SC) Walls: Behavior and Design and Behavior for Axial Compressive Loading.” Journal of Structural Engineering, ASCE, Volume 146, Issue 4, April, 04020044, https://doi.org/10.1061/(ASCE)ST.1943-541X.0002545
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Lee, K., Shin, J., Kim, K. and Varma, A. (2020). “Local Responses of Steel-Plate Composite Walls Subjected to Impact Loads: Intermediate Scale Tests.” Engineering Structures, Elsevier, Volume 206, March, 110131, https://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.engstruct.2019.110131
99
Chicchi, R., Varma, A.H., Seo, J., Bradt, T., and Zhang, K. (2020). “Experimental Testing of Tension-Loaded Deformed Anchors in Concrete.” ACI Structural Journal, accepted, in press
100
Kim, K., Lee, K., Shin, J., Lee, J., and Varma, A.H. (2020). “A Study on the Resistance of SC Walls Subjected to Missile Impact Using Large-Scale Impact Tests.” International Journal of Impact Engineering, Elsevier, Volume 139, May, 103507, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijimpeng.2020.103507

Refereed Conference Articles with Accompanying Presentation

1

Varma, A.H.,* Ricles, J.M., Sause, R., Hull, B., and Lu, L.W. (1998). “Behavior of High Strength Square CFT Columns,” Proceedings of the Sixth U.S. National Conference on Earthquake Engineering, proceedings on CD-ROM, Earthquake Engineering Research Institute, Oakland, CA, 12 pp.

2

Varma, A.H.,* Ricles, J.M., Sause, R., and Lu, L.W. (2002). “Seismic Behavior and Design of High Strength Composite Concrete Filled Steel Tube (CFT) Beam-Columns,” Proceedings of the 7th U.S. National Conference on Earthquake Engineering, proceedings on CD-ROM, Earthquake Engineering Research Institute, Oakland, CA, 12 pp.

3

Varma, A.H., Kowalkowski, K.,* and Shingledecker, J. (2004). “Multiple Heat Straightening of Damaged Steel Bridges,” Proceedings of the Transportation Research Board Meetings, proceedings on CD-ROM, TRB, Washington, D.C., 21 pp.

4

Kowalkowski, K.,* and Varma, A. H. (2005). “Experimental Investigations of the Effects of Multiple Damage-Heat Straightening Repair Cycles on the Structural Properties of Bridge Steels,” Proceedings of the Transportation Research Board Meetings, proceedings on CD-ROM, TRB, Washington, D.C., 27 pp.

5

Kowalkowski, K.,* and Varma, A.H. (2006). “Effects of Multiple Damage-Heat Straightening Repairs on Steel Beams,” Proceedings of the Transportation Research Board Meetings, proceedings on CD-ROM, Paper #06-1863, TRB, Washington, D.C., 27 pp. http://pubsindex.trb.org/view/2006/C/777130

6

Prabhu, M.,* Varma, A.H., Buch, N., and Thandavesvara, D. (2006). “Experimental Evaluation of Dowel Misalignment on Joint Pullout Behavior,” Proceedings of the Transportation Research Board Meetings, proceedings on CD-ROM, TRB, Washington, D.C., 27 pp.,

7

Huang, Z.,* and Varma, A.H. (2006). “Seismic Behavior of Moment Resisting Frames With High-Strength Square CFT Columns,” Proceedings of the 8th US National Conference on Earthquake Engineering, proceedings on CD-ROM, Earthquake Engineering Research Institute, Oakland, CA, 12 pp. http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-84865837416&partnerID=MN8TOARS

8

Kowalkowski, K.,* and Varma, A. H. (2007). “Effects of Heat Straightening Repairs on The Structural Properties and Microstructure of Bridge Steels,” Proceedings of the Transportation Research Board Meetings, Paper #07-3455, proceedings on CD-ROM, TRB, Washington, D.C., 27 pp.

9

Prabhu, M.,* Varma, A.H., and Buch, N. (2007). “Experimental and Analytical Investigations of the Mechanistic Effects of Dowel Misalignment in Concrete Pavement Joints,” Proceedings of the Transportation Research Board Meetings, proceedings on CD-ROM, TRB, Washington, D.C., 26 pp.

10

Choe, L.,* Wheeler, E., and Varma, A.H. (2008). “Validation of Prestressed Concrete Bridge LRFD Software Using NCHRP Process12-50.” Proceedings of the Transportation Research Board Meetings, proceedings on CD-ROM, TRB, Washington, DC, 24 pp.

11

Seo, J.,* Choe, L., and Varma, A.H. (2010). “Evaluation of Composite Steel I-Girder Bridge Design Software Using NCHRP Process 12-50.” Proceedings of the Transportation Research Board Meetings, proceedings on CD-ROM, Paper #10-3487, TRB, Washington, D.C. 20 pp.

12

Bradt, T.,* Rankin, B., Varma, A.H., and Connor, R. (2013). “Effects of Fire Damage on Steel Bridge Elements.” Proceedings of the Transportation Research Board Meetings, proceedings on CD-ROM, Paper #14-4296, Washington, D.C.

13

Sohn, Y.,* and Varma, A.H. (2013). “Effects Of Realistic Heat Straightening Repair On Damaged Steel Beams.” Proceedings of the Transportation Research Board Meetings, proceedings on CD-ROM, Paper #14-4558, Washington, D.C.


Conference Proceedings with Accompanying Presentations

1.

Varma, A.H.,* Hull, B. K., Ricles, J. M., Sause, R., and Lu, L.W. (1998). “Experimental Studies of High Strength CFT Beam-Columns,” Proceedings of the Fifth Pacific Structural Steel Conference, (Invited Paper), Seoul, Korea, October 13 – 16, pp. 894-900.

2.

Varma, A.H.,* Hull, B.K., Ricles, J.M., Sause, R., and Lu, L.W. (1999). “High Strength Square CFT Columns: An Experimental Perspective,” Proceedings of the SSRC Annual Technical Session and Meeting, Structural Stability Research Council, Univ. of Missouri, Rolla, pp. 205-218. http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-3042598401&partnerID=MN8TOARS

3.

Varma, A.H.,* Sause, R., and Ricles, J.M. (2000). “FEM Analysis of High Strength Square CFT Columns,” Proceedings of the Annual Technical Session and Meeting, Structural Stability Research Council, Univ. of Missouri, Rolla, pp. 272-287. http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-3042684725&partnerID=MN8TOARS

4.

Varma, A.H.,* Ricles, J.M., and Sause, R. (2000). “Seismic Behavior of High Strength CFT Beam-Columns,” Composite and Hybrid Structures, Proceedings of the 6th ASCCS International Conference on Steel-Concrete Composite Structures, eds. Y. Xiao and S.A. Mahin, ASCCS-6 Secretariat, Univ. of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, Vol. 1, pp. 547-556.

5.

Varma, A.H.,* Ream, A., Ricles, J.M., Sause, R., and Lu, L. (2000). “Seismic Performance of High Strength CFT Beam-columns,” Proceedings of the ASCE Structures Congress - 2000, proceedings on CD-ROM, ASCE, Reston, VA, pp. 1-8, http://dx.doi.org/10.1061/40492(2000)120

6.

Varma, A.H.,* Ream A., Ricles, J.M., Sause, R., and Lu, L.W. (2000). “Performance of High Strength CFT Columns under Seismic Loading,” Behaviour of Steel Structures in Seismic Areas: STESSA 2000, Mazzolani, F.M. and Tremblay, R. (eds.), A. A. Balkema, Rotterdam, Netherlands, pp. 79-86.

7.

Varma, A.H.,* Ricles, J.M., and Sause, R. (2001). “Seismic Behavior of High Strength Square CFT Beam-Columns,” Proceedings of the Annual Technical Session and Meeting, Structural Stability Research Council, Univ. of Missouri, Rolla, pp. 459-480. http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-3042688912&partnerID=MN8TOARS

8.

Varma, A.H.,* Ricles, J.M., and Sause, R. (2002). “Analysis and Design of High Strength Square CFT Beam-Columns,” Proceedings of the Annual Technical Session and Meeting, Structural Stability Research Council, University of Missouri, Rolla, pp. 219-244. http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-3042847537&partnerID=MN8TOARS

9.

Kowalkowski, K.,* and Varma, A.H. (2003). “Evaluation of Analytical Models for High Strength Square CFT Beam-Columns,” Proceedings of the Annual Technical Session, Structural Stability Research Council, University of Missouri, Rolla, pp. 539–564. http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-3042728231&partnerID=MN8TOARS

10.

Huang, Z,* Varma, A.H., Harichandran, R., and Cordero, A. (2004). “Effects of Inelastic Local Buckling on the Behavior of Structural Members and Frames,” Proceedings of the Annual Stability Conference, Structural Stability Research Council, Univ. of Missouri, Rolla, pp 329-352. http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-3042722242&partnerID=MN8TOARS

11.

Varma, A.H.,* Srisa-Ard, J., and Hong, S. (2004). “Behavior of CFT Columns and Beam-Column Under Fire Loading,” Proceedings of the Annual Stability Conference, Structural Stability Research Council, Univ. of Missouri, Rolla, pp. 557-580. http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-3042842696&partnerID=MN8TOARS

12.

Varma, A.H.,* Srisa-Ard, J., and Hong, S. (2004). “Analytical Investigations of the Fire Behavior of Concrete Filled Steel Tube (CFT) Columns,” Proceedings of the ASCE Structures Congress, Proceedings on CD-ROM, ASCE, Reston, VA, pp. 1-11, http://dx.doi.org/10.1061/40700(2004)125

13.

Hong, S.,* and Varma, A.H. (2005). “Behavior of CFT Beam-Columns Under Elevated Temperatures from Fire Loading,” Proceedings of the ASCE Structures, Proceedings on CD-ROM, ASCE, Reston, VA, pp. 1-12, http://dx.doi.org/10.1061/40753(171)52

14.

Varma, A.H.,* Hong, S., and Iwankiw, N. (2006). “Stability of Columns Under Fire Loading,” Proceedings of the Annual Technical Session, Structural Stability Research Council, Univ. of Missouri, Rolla, pp. 243-266. http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-58149475043&partnerID=MN8TOARS

15.

Prabhu, M.,* Varma, A. and Buch, N. (2006). “Effects of Dowel Misalignment on the Stress-States in Concrete Pavement Joints,” Proceedings of the 6th International DUT-Workshop on Fundamental Modeling of Design and Performance of Concrete Pavements, Delft University of Technology, The Netherlands.

16.

Varma, A.H.,* and Hong, S. (2007). “Column Stability Under Fire Loading Using Fundamental Section Behavior,” Proceedings of the Annual Technical Session, Structural Stability Research Council, Univ. of Missouri – Rolla, pp. 477-495. http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-52349120578&partnerID=MN8TOARS

17.

Huber, D.,* and Varma, A.H. (2007). “Development of Long Span Floor Systems for Multistory Residential Construction,” Proceedings of the North American Steel Construction Conference, Proceedings on CD-ROM, AISC, Chicago, IL, pp. 1-15. https://www.aisc.org/bookstore/itemRedirector.aspx?id=16508&customerId=70915&orderNumber=221219

18.

Hong, S.,* and Varma, A. H. (2007). “Fundamental Behavior of CFT Beam-Columns Under Standard Fire Loading,” Proceedings of the ASCE Structures Congress – 2007, proceedings on CD-ROM, ASCE, Reston, VA, pp. 1-15, http://dx.doi.org/10.1061/40944(249)59

19.

Kowalkowski, K.,* and Varma, A.H. (2007). “Analytical Simulation of the Heat Straightening Repair of Damaged Steel Bridges,” Proceedings of the ASCE Structures Congress – 2007, Proceedings on CD-ROM, ASCE, Reston, VA, pp. 1-10, http://dx.doi.org/10.1061/40946(248)75

20.

Booth, P.N.,* Varma, A.H., Malushte, S., and Johnson, W. (2007). “Response of Modular Composite Walls to Combined Thermal & Mechanical Load,” Transactions of the 19th International Conference on Structural Mechanics in Reactor Technology (SMiRT-19), Paper # H01/4, Toronto, Canada, IASMIRT, North Carolina State University, Rayleigh, NC, pp. 1-8, http://www.iasmirt.org/transactions/19/H01_4.pdf

21.

Agarwal, A.,* and Varma, A.H., (2008) “Modeling the Behavior of Structural Columns under Fire Loading Effects.” Proceedings of the ASCE Structures Congress-2008, Proceedings on CD-ROM, ASCE, Reston, VA, pp. 1-11, http://dx.doi.org/10.1061/41016(314)60

22.

Hong, S.,* Varma, A.H., Agarwal, A., and Prasad, K. (2008). “Behavior of Steel Building Structures Under Realistic Fire Loading.” Proceedings of the ASCE Structures Congress-2008, Proceedings on CD-ROM, ASCE, Reston, VA, pp. 1-12, http://dx.doi.org/10.1061/41016(314)247

23.

Hong, S., *and Varma, A.H. (2008). “Fundamental Behavior and Overall Stability of Composite Columns under Fire Loading.” Proceedings of the 5th International Structures in Fire Conference (SiF 2008), Nanyang Technological University, Singapore, pp. 572-583. http://www.structuresinfire.com/corpo/conferences/sif08.pdf 

24.

Varma, A.H., Agarwal. A.,* Hong, S, and Prasad, K. (2008). “Behavior of Steel Building Structures with Perimeter MRFs under Fire Loading.” Proceedings of the 5th International Structures in Fire Conference (SiF 2008), Nanyang Technological University, Singapore, pp. 266-277. http://www.structuresinfire.com/corpo/conferences/sif08.pdf

25.

Cedeno, G.,* Varma, A.H., and Gore, J., (2008). “Predicting the Standard Fire Behavior of Composite Steel Beams.” Composite Construction in Steel and Concrete VI, Engineering Conferences International, July 20-24, Colorado, pp. 642-656, ASCE, Reston, VA. http://dx.doi.org/10.1061/41142(396)53

26.

Agarwal, A.,* Varma, A.H., and Cedeno, G. (2009). “Stability Behavior of Building Structures with Perimeter MRFS Under Fire Loading.” Proceedings of the ASCE Structures Congress, Proceedings on CD-ROM, ASCE, Reston, VA. pp. 1-10,  http://dx.doi.org/10.1061/41031(341)76

27.

Agarwal, A.,* Varma, A.H., and Cedeno, G. (2009). “Steel Columns Under Fire Loading: Stability Behavior and Design.” Proceedings of the Annual Stability Conference, Structural Stability Research Council, pp. 405-422, University of Missouri, Rolla.

28.

Cedeno, G.,* Varma, A.H., and Agarwal, A.. (2009). “Behavior of Floor Systems Under Realistic Fire Loading.” Proceedings of the ASCE Structures Congress, Proceedings on CD-ROM, ASCE, Reston, VA, pp. 1-10, http://dx.doi.org/10.1061/41031(341)224

29.
 Cedeno, G., Varma, A.H.. "Influence of Connection Performance on the Realistic Fire Behavior of Composite Floor Systems", 08/15/2008-07/31/2009, , J.M. Ricles, R. Sause"Proceedings of STESSA 2009 - Behaviour of Steel Structures in Seismic Areas",  2009, "STESSA 2009, Lehigh University, August 16-20, Loews Hotel, Philadelphia, PA".

30.

Agarwal, A.,* Varma, A.H., and Choe, L. (2009). “Stability Behavior and Design of Steel Columns Under Fire Loading.” Proceedings of the ASCE Structures Congress, Proceedings on CD-ROM, ASCE, Reston, VA. pp. 1-10, http://dx.doi.org/10.1061/41031(341)181

31.

Malushte, S.R., Booth, P.N., and Varma, A.H. (2009). “Design of Modular Composite Walls Subjected to Thermal and Mechanical Loading.” Proceedings of the ASCE Structures Congress, Proceedings on CD-ROM, ASCE, Reston, VA, pp. 1-8, http://dx.doi.org/10.1061/41031(341)103

32.

Varma, A.H., Malushte, S.R., Sener, K.C.,* and Booth, P.N. (2009). “Analysis and Design of Modular Composite Walls for Combined Thermal and Mechanical Loading.” Transactions of the 20th International Conference on Structural Mechanics in Reactor Technology (SMiRT 20), Div. TS 6, Paper #1820, Espoo, Finland, IASMIRT, North Carolina State University, Rayleigh, NC, pp. 1-11 http://www.iasmirt.org/transactions/20/6_paper_1820.pdf

33.

Wellman, E.,* Varma, A.H., Fike, R., Pakala, P. and Kodur, V. (2010). “Experimental Evaluation of Composite Floor Assemblies Under Fire Loading.” Proceedings of the Sixth International Conference on Structures in Fire (SiF 2010), Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI, pp. 417-424. http://www.structuresinfire.com/corpo/conferences/sif10.pdf

34.

Choe, L.,*and Varma, A.H. (2010). “Experimental Investigation of the Fundamental Behavior of Steel Members Under Fire Loading.” Proceedings of the Sixth International Conference on Structures in Fire (SiF 2010), Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI, pp. 3-10. http://www.structuresinfire.com/corpo/conferences/sif10.pdf

35.

Walz, J.,* Choe, L., Varma, A., and Surovek, A. (2010) “Experimental and Analytical investigations of moment-curvature-temperature behaviour of steel and composite beam-columns at elevated temperature,” Proceedings of the 4th International Conference on Steel and Composite Structures, Sydney, AU. http://dx.doi.org/10.3850/978-981-08-6218-3_CC-Fr033

36.

Varma, A.H.,* Malushte, S.R., Sener, K., and Lai, Z. (2011). “Steel-Plate Composite Walls For Safety Related Nuclear Facilities: Design for Combined In-Plane and Out-of-Plane Demands.” Transactions of the 21st International Conference on Structural Mechanics in Reactor Technology (SMiRT 21), New Delhi, India, Paper ID 760, IASMiRT, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC, pp. 1-10. http://engineering.purdue.edu/~ahvarma/Publications/p760.pdf

37.

Varma, A.H., Malushte, S.R., Sener, K.,* Booth, P.N., and Coogler, K. (2011). “Steel-Plate Composite Walls: Analysis and Design Including Thermal Effects.” Transactions of the 21st International Conference on Structural Mechanics in Reactor Technology (SMiRT 21), New Delhi, India, Paper ID 761, IASMiRT, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC, pp. 1-10.  http://engineering.purdue.edu/~ahvarma/Publications/p761.pdf

38

Varma, A.H., Sener, K.,* Zhang, K., Coogler, K., and Malushte, S.R. (2011). “Out-of-Plane Shear Behavior of SC Composite Structures.” Transactions of the 21st International Conference on Structural Mechanics in Reactor Technology (SMiRT 21), New Delhi, India, Paper ID 763, IASMiRT, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC, pp. 1-10.  http://engineering.purdue.edu/~ahvarma/Publications/p763.pdf

39.

Varma, A.H., Zhang, K.,* Chi, H., Booth, P.N., and Baker, T. (2011) “In-Plane Shear Behavior of SC Composite Walls: Theory vs. Experiment.” Transactions of the 21st International Conference on Structural Mechanics in Reactor Technology (SMiRT 21), New Delhi, India, Paper ID 764, IASMiRT, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC, pp. 1-10. http://engineering.purdue.edu/~ahvarma/Publications/p764.pdf

40.

Varma, A.H., Seo, J.,* Chi, H., and Baker, T., (2011). “Behavior of SC Wall Lap Splice Anchorages.” Transactions of the 21st International Conference on Structural Mechanics in Reactor Technology (SMiRT 21), New Delhi, India, Paper ID 765, IASMiRT, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC, pp. 1-10. http://engineering.purdue.edu/~ahvarma/Publications/p765.pdf

41.

Choe, L,* Varma, A.H., and Surovek, A., (2011). “Behavior of Steel Columns Under Fire Loading.” Proceedings of the Structures Congress 2011, Proceedings on CD-ROM, ASCE, Reston, VA, pp. 463-471. http://dx.doi.org/10.1061/41171(401)40

42.

Pakala, P.,* Fike, R., Wellman, E., Kodur, V., and Varma, A.H. (2011). “Experimental Evaluation of Composite Floor Assemblies Under Fire Loading.” Proceedings of the Structures Congress 2011, Proceedings on CD-ROM, ASCE, Reston, VA, pp. 451-462. http://dx.doi.org/10.1061/41171(401)39

43.

Walz, J., Surovek, A., Agarwal, A., Choe, L., and Varma, A.H. (2011). “Closed-Form Characterization of Fundamental Section Response of Steel Columns Subjected to Realistic Fire Loading.” Proceedings of the Annual Stability Conference, Structural Stability Research Council, University of Missouri-Rolla.  pp. 1-11. ftp://ftp.ecn.purdue.edu/ahvarma/Varma-SSRC-2011-paper.pdf

44.

Agarwal, A.,* and Varma A.H. (2012) “Fire Induced Progressive Collapse of Steel Building Structures.” Proceedings of the ASCE Structures Congress, Proceedings on CD-ROM, ASCE, Reston, VA, pp. 235-245.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1061/9780784412367.022

45.

Varma, A.H., Malushte, S.R., Sener, K., Booth, P.N. (2012) “Analysis Recommendations for Steel-Composite Walls for Safety-Related Nuclear Facilities.” Proceedings of the ASCE Structures Congress, Proceedings on CD-ROM, ASCE, Reston, VA, pp. 1871-1880. http://dx.doi.org/10.1061/9780784412367.164

46.

Selden, K.,* Varma, A.H., and Fischer, E., (2012). “Experimental and Numerical Evaluations of Composite Floor Slabs under Fire Loading.” Proceedings of the 7th International Conference on Structures in Fire (SiF 2012), ETH, Zurich, Switzerland, pp. 305-316. http://www.structuresinfire.com/corpo/conferences/sif12.pdf

47.

Agarwal, A. Varma, A.H., and Selden, K. (2013). “Parameters Influencing Collapse Resistance of Building Structures Subjected to Fire Loading.” Proceedings of the ASCE Structures Congress, Proceedings on CD-ROM, ASCE, Reston, VA, pp. 2578-2589.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1061/9780784412848.225

48.

Booth, P.N.,* Varma, A.H., and Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Ltd., (2013). “Seismic Behavior and Design of  Primary Shield Structure Consisting of SC Walls.” Transactions of the 22nd International Conference on Structural Mechanics in Reactor Technology (SMiRT 22), IASMIRT, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC, pp. 1-10. http://engineering.purdue.edu/~ahvarma/Publications/Pap_869_ver_2.pdf

49.

Varma, A.H., Sener, K.*, Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Ltd. (2013). “Lateral Load Behavior of a Pressurized Water Reactor Containment Internal Structure.” Transactions of the 22nd International Conference on Structural Mechanics in Reactor Technology (SMiRT 22), IASMIRT, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC, pp. 1-10. http://engineering.purdue.edu/~ahvarma/Publications/Pap_862_ver_4.pdf

50.

Bruhl, J.C., Varma, A.H., and Johnson, W.H. (2013). “Design of SC Composite Walls for Projectile Impact: Local Failure.” Transactions of the 22nd International Conference on Structural Mechanics in Reactor Technology (SMiRT 22), IASMIRT, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC, pp. 1-10. http://engineering.purdue.edu/~ahvarma/Publications/Pap_850_ver_1.pdf

51.

Kurt, E., Varma, A.H., Booth, P.N., and Whittaker, A. (2013). “SC Wall Piers and Basemat Connections: Numerical Investigation of Behavior and Design.” Transactions of the 22nd International Conference on Structural Mechanics in Reactor Technology (SMiRT 22), IASMIRT, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC, pp. 1-10. http://engineering.purdue.edu/~ahvarma/Publications/Pap_872_ver_3.pdf

52.

Seo, J., Varma, A.H., and Winkler, D. (2013). “Preliminary Investigations of the Joint Shear Strength of SC Wall-to-Wall T-Joints.” Transactions of the 22nd International Conference on Structural Mechanics in Reactor Technology (SMiRT 22), IASMIRT, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC, pp. 1-10. http://engineering.purdue.edu/~ahvarma/Publications/Pap_863_ver_3.pdf

53.

Epackachi, S., * Nguyen, N.H., Kurt, E.G., Whittaker, A., and Varma, A.H., (2013). “An Experimental Study of the In-Plane Response of Steel-Concrete Composite Walls.” Transactions of the 22nd International Conference on Structural Mechanics in Reactor Technology (SMiRT 22), IASMIRT, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC, pp. 1-10.  http://engineering.purdue.edu/~ahvarma/Publications/Pap_938_ver_1.pdf

54.

Varma, A.H., Zhang, K.,* and Malushte, S. (2013). “Local Buckling of SC Composite Walls at Ambient and Elevated Temperatures.” Transactions of the 22nd International Conference on Structural Mechanics in Reactor Technology (SMiRT 22), IASMIRT, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC, pp. 1-10. http://engineering.purdue.edu/~ahvarma/Publications/Pap_854_ver_1.pdf

55.

Varma, A.H., Sener, K.,* and Winkler, D. (2013). “Behavior and Design of SC Composite Walls for Accident Thermal Loading.” Transactions of the 22nd International Conference on Structural Mechanics in Reactor Technology (SMiRT 22), IASMIRT, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC, pp. 1-10. http://engineering.purdue.edu/~ahvarma/Publications/Pap_881_ver_1.pdf

56.

Sener, K.,* Varma, A.H., Malushte, S., and Coogler, K. (2013). “Experimental Database of SC Composite Specimens Tested Under Out-of-Plane Shear Loading.” Transactions of the 22nd International Conference on Structural Mechanics in Reactor Technology (SMiRT 22), IASMIRT, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC, pp. 1-10. http://engineering.purdue.edu/~ahvarma/Publications/Pap_878_ver_1.pdf

57.

Zhang, K.,* Varma, A.H., and Gallocher, S., (2013). “Partial Composite Action in SC Composite Walls For Nuclear Structures.” Transactions of the 22nd International Conference on Structural Mechanics in Reactor Technology (SMiRT 22), IASMIRT, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC, pp. 1-10.  http://engineering.purdue.edu/~ahvarma/Publications/Pap_808_ver_1.pdf

58.

Lai, Z.,* and Varma, A.H. (2013). “Flexural Capacity of Noncompact Circular Concrete Filled Steel Tube (CFT) Members.” Proceedings of National Conference of China Steel Construction Society - Association of Steel-Concrete Composite Structures (ASCCS), Xi’an University of Architecture and Technology, Xi’an, Shaanxi, China, September.

59.
Nguyen, N., Epackachi, S., Kurt, E., Varma, A.H., and Whittaker, A., (2013). "In-plane Shear Response of Steel-Concrete Composite Shear Walls: Results of Experiments." Proceedings of Australian Earthquake Engineering Society 2013, At Hobart, Tasmania
60.
Lai, Z., and Varma, A.H. (2014). “Analysis and Design of Noncompact and Slender CFT Beam-Columns.” Proc. of the Annual Stability Conference, SSRC, March 25-28, Toronto, Canada, AISC, Chicago, IL.
61.
St.Aubin, C., and Varma, A.H. (2014). “Stability of Continuous Steel Column Members at Elevated Temperatures.” Proc. of the Annual Stability Conference, SSRC, March 25-28, Toronto, Canada, AISC, Chicago, IL.
62.
Johnson, W., Bruhl, J., Reigles, D.G., Li, J., and Varma, A.H. (2014). “Missile Impact on SC Walls: Global Response.” Proceedings of the ASCE Structures Congress, Proceedings on CD-ROM, ASCE, Reston, VA, pp. 1403-1414. http://dx.doi.org/10.1061/9780784413357.124 
63.
Selden, K., Fischer, E., and Varma, A.H. (2014), “Advanced Fire Testing of a Composite Beam With Shear Tab Connections.” Proceedings of the ASCE Structures Congress, Proceedings on CD-ROM, ASCE, Reston, VA, pp. 1170-1174. http://dx.doi.org/10.1061/9780784413357.105 
64.
Epackachi, S., Nguyen, N., Kurt, E., Whittaker, A., and Varma, A.H. (2014) “Numerical and Experimental Investigation of the In-Plane Behavior of Rectangular Steel-Plate Composite Walls.” Proceedings of the ASCE Structures Congress, Proceedings on CD-ROM, ASCE, Reston, VA, pp. 2478 - 2487, http://dx.doi.org/10.1061/9780784413357.217 
65.
Bruhl. J., and Varma, A.H. (2014). “Preliminary Study of Blast Response of Steel Plate-Reinforced Concrete Walls.” Proceedings of the ASCE Structures Congress, Proceedings on CD-ROM, ASCE, Reston, VA, pp. 105-116. http://dx.doi.org/10.1061/9780784413357.011 
66.
Selden, K., Fischer, E., and Varma, A.H., “Experimental Evaluation of Composite Steel Beams Subjected to Fire Loading.” Proceedings of the Structures in Fire Conference, Tongji University, China, June 11-13, 2014, http://www.structuresinfire.com/corpo/conferences/sif14.pdf
67.
Bruhl, J., Johnson, W., Reigles, D., Li, J., Varma, A.H., and Kim, J. (2015). "Impact Assessment of SC Walls Using Idealized SDOF and TDOF Models." Proceedings of the Structures Congress, April 2015, 75-86, http://dx.doi.org/10.1061/9780784479117.007
68.
Bruhl, J., and Varma, A.H. (2015). "Summary of Blast Tests on Steel-Plate Reinforced Concrete Walls." Proceedings of the Structures Congress, April 2015, 151-59, http://dx.doi.org/10.1061/9780784479117.013
69.
Lai, Z., Varma, A.H., and Griffis, L. (2015). "P-M Interaction Equations for Design of CFT Beam-Columns." 1032-1041, http://dx.doi.org/10.1061/9780784479117.088
70.
Selden, K., Varma, A., and Mujagic, J. (2015) "Consideration of Shear Stud Slip in the Design of Partially Composite Beams." Proceedings of the Structures Congress 2015, April 2015, pp. 888-899. http://dx.doi.org/10.1061/9780784479117.076
71.
Kurt, E., Varma, A., Epackachi, S., and Whittaker, A. (2015) "Rectangular SC Wall Piers: Summary of Seismic Behavior and Design." Proceedings of Structures Congress 2015: pp. 1042-1051. http://dx.doi.org/10.1061/9780784479117.089
72.
Bhardwaj, S., Varma, A., and Al-Shawaf, T. (2015) "Outline of Specification for Composite SC Walls in Nuclear Facilities." Proceedings of Structures Congress 2015: pp. 1021-1031. http://dx.doi.org/10.1061/9780784479117.087
73.
Fischer, E. and Varma, A. (2015) "Sustainability and Structural Fire Engineering." Proceedings of Structures Congress 2015: pp. 2293-2299. http://dx.doi.org/10.1061/9780784479117.199
74.
Seo, J., and Varma, A.H. (2015). "Behaviour and Design of Corner or L-Joints in SC Walls." Transactions of SMiRT 23 in Manchester, UK, Paper ID 695, IASMIRT, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC, pp. 1-10, http://smirt23.uk/attachments/SMiRT-23_Paper_695.pdf
75.
Sener, K., Varma, A.H., and Bhardwaj, S.R. (2015). "Out-of-Plane Shear Strength of SC Walls: Effects of Additional Forces." Transactions of SMiRT 23 in Manchester, UK, Paper ID 697, IASMIRT, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC, pp. 1-10, http://smirt23.uk/attachments/SMiRT-23_Paper_697.pdf
76.
Sener, K.C., Varma, A.H., and Bhardwaj, S.R. (2015). "Accident Thermal Loading Effects on Seismic Behaviour of Safety-Related Nuclear Structures." Transactions of SMiRT 23 in Manchester, UK, Paper ID 701, IASMIRT, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC, pp. 1-10, http://smirt23.uk/attachments/SMiRT-23_Paper_701.pdf
77.
Yang, Y., Varma, A., Kreger, M., and Bradt, T., (2015). "Shear Strnegth and Behavior of RC Structures with T-Headed Bars for Shear Reinforcement." Transactions of SMiRT 23 in Manchester, UK, Paper ID 708, IASMIRT, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC, pp. 1-10, http://smirt23.uk/attachments/SMiRT-23_Paper_708.pdf
78.
Bhardwaj, S.R., Kurt, E.G., Terranova, B., Varma, A.H., Whittaker, A.S., and Orbovic, N. (2015). "Preliminary Investigation of the Effects of Out-of-Plane Loading on the In-Plane Behavior of SC Walls." Transactions of SMiRT 23 in Manchester, UK, Paper ID 712, IASMIRT, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC, pp. 1-10, http://smirt23.uk/attachments/SMiRT-23_Paper_712.pdf
79.
Kurt, E.G., and Varma, A.H. (2015). "Preliminary Investigation of Steel-Plate Composite (SC) Wall-to-Concrete Basemat Anchorage Connections." Transactions of SMiRT 23 in Manchester, UK, Paper ID 718, IASMIRT, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC, pp. 1-10, http://smirt23.uk/attachments/SMiRT-23_Paper_718.pdf
80.
Booth, P., Varma, A.H., and Seo, J. (2015). "Lateral Load Capacity of Steel Plate Composite Wall Structures." Transactions of SMiRT 23 in Manchester, UK, Paper ID 791, IASMIRT, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC, pp. 1-10, http://smirt23.uk/attachments/SMiRT-23_Paper_791.pdf
81.
Kim, J.M., Bruhl, J., and Varma, A. (2015). "Design of SC Walls Subjected to Impactive Loading for Local and Global Demands." Transactions of SMiRT 23 in Manchester, UK, Paper ID 818, IASMIRT, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC, pp. 1-10, http://smirt23.uk/attachments/SMiRT-23_Paper_818.pdf
82.
Bhardwaj, S.R., Varma, A.H., and Sener, K.C. (2015). "On the Calculation of Design Demands for Accident Thermal Loading Combination." Transactions of SMiRT 23 in Manchester, UK, Paper ID 850, IASMIRT, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC, pp. 1-10, http://smirt23.uk/attachments/SMiRT-23_Paper_850.pdf
83.
Bruhl, J.C., and Varma, A.H. (2015). "Summary of the Behavior of Steel-Plate Composite (SC) Walls Subjected to Impulsive Loads." Transactions of SMiRT 23 in Manchester, UK, Paper ID 426, IASMIRT, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC, pp. 1-10, http://smirt23.uk/attachments/SMiRT-23_Paper_426.pdf84.
84.
Bruhl, J. C. and Varma, A.H. (2015). "Protection Using SC Composite Structures: Overview of Blast and Impact Resistance." Proceedings of PROTECT 2015 - Fifth International Workshop on Performance, Protection & Strengthening of Structures Under Extreme Loading (East Lansing, MI), pp. 538-545, DEStech Publications, Inc., Lancaster, PA, ISBN: 978-1-60595-227-7
85.
Selden, K., and Varma, A.H. (2015). "Behavior and Design of Composite Beams For Fire Loading." Proceedings of PROTECT 2015 - Fifth International Workshop on Performance, Protection & Strengthening of Structures Under Extreme Loading (East Lansing, MI), DEStech Publications, Inc., Lancaster, PA, ISBN: 978-1-60595-227-7
86.
Fischer, E., Lai, Z., and Varma, A.H. (2015). "Design of Connections for Composite Special Moment Frames (C-SMF) with Concrete-Filled Steel Tube (CFT) Columns." Proceedings of 8th International Conference on Behavior of Steel Structures in Seismic Areas, Shanghai, China, July 1-3, 2015.
87.
Lai, Z., Connor, R., and Varma, A.H. (2015). "Retrofit Analysis and Design of Built-Up Steel Columns." Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Behavior of Steel Structures in Seismic Areas, Tongji University, Shanghai, China, July 1-3, 2015
88.
Varma, A.H., Malushte, S., Lai, Z. (2015). "Modularity and Innovation Using Steel-Plate Composite (SC) Walls for Nuclear and Commercial Construction." Proceedings of the 11th International Conference: Advances in Steel-Concrete Composite Structures (ASCCS), At Beijing, China, Dec. 2015, doi: 10.13140/RG.2.1.4665.4804
89.
Lai, Z., and Varma, A.H. (2015). "Design of Noncompact and Slender Rectangular CFT Members." Proceedings of the 11th International Conferences" Advances in Steel-Concrete Composite Structures (ASCCS), at Tsinghua University, Beijing, China, Dec. 2015
90.
Bruhl, J.C., and Varma, A.H. (2016). "Experimentally-Validated Analysis Methods for Steel-Plate Composite Walls Subjected to Blast and Impact Loads." Proceedings of the Geotechnical and Structural Engineering Congress 2016, pp. 25-34, doi: 10.1061/9780784479742.003
91.
Kurt, E. and Varma, A.H. (2016) Options for the Anchorage of Composite SC Walls to a Concrete Basemat. Geotechnical and Structural Engineering Congress 2016: pp. 674-684. doi: 10.1061/9780784479742.056
92.
Bhardwaj, S.R., Sener, K.C., and Varma, A.H. (2015). “Investigation of Accident Thermal Effects on Seismic Performance”. Proceedings of the American Nuclear Society Winter Meeting, 2015, Washington DC.
93.
Lai, Z., Varma, A.H., Hua, Y., and Agarwal, A. (2016). "Analysis and Design of Noncompact and Slender Rectangular CFT Columns Subjected to Ambient and Elevated Temperature." Proceedings of the Annual Stability Conference, Structural Stability Research Council, Orlando, FL. April 12-15, 2016. https://www.aisc.org/WorkArea/showcontent.aspx?id=41970
94.
Bhardwaj, S.R., and Varma, A.H. (2016). “Effect of Imperfections on the Compression Behavior of SC Walls” Proceedings of the Annual Stability Conference, Structural Stability Research Council, Orlando, FL. April 12-15, 2016. https://www.aisc.org/WorkArea/showcontent.aspx?id=42004
95.
Bhardwaj, S.R., Varma, A.H., and Al-Shawaf, T. (2016). “Nuclear Design Development” Modern Steel Construction, AISC, January 2016. http://msc.aisc.org/globalassets/modern-steel/archives/2016/01/nuclear.pdf
96.
Lai, Z., and Varma, A.H. (2016). "State-of-the-Art Report on Connections for Composite Special Moment Frames (C-SMF)." Proceedings of 8th International Workshop on Connections in Steel Structures, Northeastern University, Boston, MA, May 2016, American Institute of Steel Construction, AISC, Chicago, IL
97.
Fischer, E., Varma, A.H., and Zhu, Q., (2016). "Behavior of Single-Bolted Lap-Splice Joints at Elevated Temperatures." Proceedings of 8th International Workshop on Connections in Steel Structures, Northeaster University, Boston, MA, May 2016, American Institute of Steel Construction, AISC, Chicago, IL
98.
Bhardwaj, S.R., Varma, A.H., and Al-Shawaf, T. (2016). “Outline of Specification for Composite Walls in Nuclear Facilities.” Proceedings of the International Conference on Nuclear Engineering, ICONE 24, ASME, Charlotte, NC, June 2016
99.
Bhardwaj, S.R., Varma, A.H., and Malushte, S.R (2016). “Design of SC walls and Connections in Nuclear Facilities” Proceedings of the International Conference on Nuclear Engineering, ICONE 24, ASME, Charlotte, NC, June 2016
100
Fischer, E., and Varma, A.H. (2017). “Advanced Analysis of Steel-Frame Buildings for Full Story Fires.” Structures Congress, https://doi.org/10.1061/9780784480410.043
101
Varma, A.H., Lai, Z., and Seo, J., (2017). “An Introduction to Composite Coupled Core Wall Systems for High-Rise Construction.” Composite Construction VIII, Jackson Hole, WY, Aug.
102
Lai, A., and Varma, A.H. (2017). “Pushing the Envelope of Composite Column Design Using High Strength Materials.” Composite Construction VIII, Jackson Hole, WY, Aug.
103
Datta, D., Varma, A.H., Seo, J., and Coleman, J. (2017). "Investigation of Interface Non-Linearity on Soil-Structure Interaction Analyses." Transactions of SMiRT 24, BEXCO, Busan, S. Korea, Aug. 20-25, 2017, 11 pp., North Carolina State Univ., Raleigh, NC, www.iasmirt.org
104
Datta, D., Varma, A.H., Tomar, V. (2017). "Interfacial Fracture in Steel-Concrete (SC) Elements (An Analytical Study)." Transactions of SMiRT 24, BEXCO, Busan, S. Korea, Aug. 20-25, 2017, 10 pp., North Carolina State Univ., Raleigh, NC, www.iasmirt.org
105
Kim, J., Lee, J., Lee, K., Kim, W., Chung, C., and Varma, A. (2017). "Resistance of SC Walls Subjected to Missile Impact: Part 2. Middle-Scale Tests." Transactions of SMiRT 24, BEXCO, Busan, S. Korea, Aug. 20-25, 2017, 11 pp., North Carolina State Univ., Raleigh, NC, www.iasmirt.org
106
Lee, K., Lee, J., Shin, J., Kim, K., Nam, D., and Varma, A., (2017). "Resistance of SC Walls Subjected to Missile Impact: Part 1. Preliminary Analysis." Transactions of SMiRT 24, BEXCO, Busan, S. Korea, Aug. 20-25, 2017, 5 pp., North Carolina State Univ., Raleigh, NC, www.iasmirt.org
107
Kim, J.M., Varma, A., Seo, J., Bruhl, J., Lee, K., and Kim, K., (2017). "Resistance of SC Walls Subjected to Missile Impact: Part 3. Small-Scale Tests." Transactions of SMiRT 24, BEXCO, Busan, S. Korea, Aug. 20-25, 2017, 11 pp., North Carolina State Univ., Raleigh, NC, www.iasmirt.org
108
Varma, A., Kim, J.M., Seo, J., and Bruhl, J. (2017). "Local Failure Modes of SC Walls Subjected to Impactive Loading." Transactions of SMiRT 24, BEXCO, Busan, S. Korea, Aug. 20-25, 2017, 10 pp., North Carolina State Univ., Raleigh, NC, www.iasmirt.org
109
Chicchi, R., Se, J., Varma, A.H., Bradt, T., (2017). "Consideration of Breakout Failure Modes in Design of Attachments to Concrete Structures." Transactions of SMiRT 24, BEXCO, Busan, S. Korea, Aug. 20-25, 2017, 6 pp., North Carolina State Univ., Raleigh, NC, www.iasmirt.org
110
Seo, J., and Varma, A.H. (2017). "SC Wall-To-Slab Connections in Safety Related Nuclear Facilities." Transactions of SMiRT 24, BEXCO, Busan, S. Korea, Aug. 20-25, 2017, 8 pp., North Carolina State Univ., Raleigh, NC, www.iasmirt.org
111
Varma, A.H., Sener, K.C., Bhardwaj, S. (2017). "Investigation of Accident Thermal Effects on Reinforced Concrete Beams." Transactions of SMiRT 24, BEXCO, Busan, S. Korea, Aug. 20-25, 2017, 10 pp., North Carolina State Univ., Raleigh, NC, www.iasmirt.org
112
Sener, K.C., Varma, A.H., and Chu, M. (2017). "On the Performance of Steel-Concrete Composite (SC) Modular Structures For Seismic and Accident Thermal Conditions." Transactions of SMiRT 24, BEXCO, Busan, S. Korea, Aug. 20-25, 2017, 10 pp., North Carolina State Univ., Raleigh, NC, www.iasmirt.org
113
Sener, K.C., Varma, A.H., and Bradt, T. (2017). "Cyclic Out-of-Plane Behavior of SC Composite Structures." Transactions of SMiRT 24, BEXCO, Busan, S. Korea, Aug. 20-25, 2017, 10 pp., North Carolina State Univ., Raleigh, NC, www.iasmirt.org
114
Sener, K.C., Varma, A.H., Wang, S., Bhardwaj, S., and Gallocher, S. (2017). "Experimental Studies on Modular Steel-Concrete Construction Assembled with a Novel Fabrication Technology." Transactions of SMiRT 24, BEXCO, Busan, S. Korea, Aug. 20-25, 2017, 10 pp., North Carolina State Univ., Raleigh, NC, www.iasmirt.org
115
Bhardwaj, S.R., Sener, K.C., and Varma, A.H. (2017). “Investigation of Accident Thermal Effects on Seismic Performance of Structural Walls.” Transactions of SMiRT 24, BEXCO, Busan, S. Korea, Aug. 20-25, 2017, 10 pp., North Carolina State Univ., Raleigh, NC, www.iasmirt.org
116
Malushte, S.R., Bhardwaj, S.R., and Varma, A.H. (2017). "Rigorous Mechanics-Based Stress Accpetace Criteria for SC Containment Structure." Transactions of SMiRT 24, BEXCO, Busan, S. Korea, Aug. 20-25, 2017, 11 pp., North Carolina State Univ., Raleigh, NC, www.iasmirt.org
117
Bhardwaj, S.R., Varma, A.H., and Orbovic, N. (2017). "On the Interaction of In-Plane and Out-of-Plane Demands for Steel-Plate Composite (SC) Walls." Transactions of SMiRT 24, BEXCO, Busan, S. Korea, Aug. 20-25, 2017, 11 pp., North Carolina State Univ., Raleigh, NC, www.iasmirt.org
118
Varma, A., Kim, J.M., Seo, J., Lee, K., and Kim, K. (2017). “Summary of Missile Impact Tests on Steel Plate Composite (SC) Walls.” Proceedings of the 9th International Symposium on Steel Structures, Nov. 1-4, 2017, pp. 416-417, Jeju, S. Korea
119
Lai, Z., Varma, A., Seo, J., and Wang, A. (2017). “On the Flexural Behavior of Composite Plate Shear Walls (CPSW) for High-Rise Buildings.” Proceedings of the 9th International Symposium on Steel Structures, Nov. 1-4, 2017, pp. 422-425, Jeju, S. Korea
120
Varma, A., Seo, J., and Lai, Z. (2017). “On the Lateral Behavior of Concrete-Filled Composite Plate Shear Walls.” Proceedings of the 9th International Symposium on Steel Structures, Nov. 1-4, 2017, pp. 426-427, Jeju, S. Korea
121
Chicchi, R., and Varma, A. (2017). “Proposed Methodology for Assessment of Post-Earthquake Fire Resilience of Steel Buildings.” Proceedings of the 9th International Symposium on Steel Structures, Nov. 1-4, 2017, pp. 506-509, Jeju, S. Korea

Refereed Technical Reports

R1.

Lackowski, M.,* and A. Varma. (2007) Synthesis Study: Heat Treatment and Its Effects on Rehabilitating Steel Bridges in Indiana. Publication FHWA/IN/JTRP-2007/03, Indiana Department of Transportation and Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, 78 pp., http://dx.doi.org/10.5703/1288284313371

R2.

Varma, A.H., and Kowalkowski, K.* (2004). Effects of Multiple Damage - Heat Straightening Repair on the Fundamental Properties of Bridge Steels. Michigan Department of Transportation and Michigan State University, Lansing, MI, Report No. RC-1456. 418 pp.

R3.

Buch, N., Varma, A.H., and Prabhu,* M. (2007). Laboratory Evaluation of Alignment Tolerances for Dowel Bars and Their Effect on Joint Opening Behavior. Michigan Department of Transportation and Michigan State University, Lansing Michigan, Report No. RC-1487, 376 pp.

R4.

Varma, A. H., and J. Seo. (2009). Verification of LRFD Bridge Design and Analysis Software for INDOT. Publication FHWA/IN/JTRP-2009/27. Joint Transportation Research Program, Indiana Department of Transportation and Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana. http://dx.doi.org/10.5703/1288284314279

R5.

Bradt, T., Varma, A.H., Rankin, B., Marcu, S., Connor, R., and Harries, K. (2011). Effects of Fire Damage on the Structural Properties of Steel Bridge Elements. Report No. FHWA-PA-2011-009-PIT011, Pennsylvania Department of Transportation and University of Pittsburgh, PA,
http://ntl.bts.gov/lib/38000/38400/38456/FHWA-PA-2011-009.pdf

R6.

Connor, R. J., A. H. Varma, S. Marcu, and R. J. Sherman. (2012). Evaluation of Effects of Fire on the I-465 Mainline Bridges—Volume I. Publication FHWA/IN/JTRP-2012/12. Joint Transportation Research Program, Indiana Department of Transportation and Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana. http://dx.doi.org/10.5703/1288284314975

R7.

Bradt, T. G., B. Rankin, R. Connor, and A. H. Varma. (2012). Evaluation of Effects of Fire on the I-465 Mainline Bridges—Volume II. Publication FHWA/IN/JTRP-2012/13. Joint Transportation Research Program, Indiana Department of Transportation and Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana. http://dx.doi.org/10.5703/1288284314976

R8.

Kurt, E., Varma, A.H., and Hong, S. (2012). FEM Simulation for INDOT Temporary Concrete Anchored Barrier.  Publication FHWA/IN/JTRP-2012/21. Joint Transportation Research Program, Indiana Department of Transportation and Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana. http://dx.doi.org/10.5703/1288284314982

R9.

Sohn, Y., and Varma, A.H. (2013). Effects of Realistic Heat Straightening Repairs on Steel Beam Bridges. FHWA/IN/JTRP-2013. Indiana Department of Transportation and Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana. http://dx.doi.org/10.5703/1288284315184


Conference Presentation without Accompanying Article

1.

Grundhoffer, T.,* Varma, A.H., and Lai, Z. (2011). “Design Evaluation of Non-Compact Concrete Filled Spirally Welded Pipes for Floodwalls.” U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Infrastructure System Conference, Atlanta, GA, June 2011.

2.

Varma, A.H.* (2012). “Design of Steel-Plate Composite (SC) Walls For Combined Force and Moment Demands.” ACI Convention, Session on Composite and Modular Structure - Jointly Sponsored by ACI 335 and 349 Committees, Spring 2012, Dallas, TX

3.

Zhang, K.,* Varma, A.H. (2012). “Effects of Shear Connectors on the Composite Action and Local Buckling of SC Walls.” ACI Convention, Session on Composite and Modular Structure - Jointly Sponsored by ACI 335 and 349 Committees, Spring 2012, Dallas, TX

4.

Sener, K.,* Varma, A.H. (2012). “Out-of-Plane Shear Behavior of Composite SC Structures.” ACI Convention, Session on Composite and Modular Structure - Jointly Sponsored by ACI 335 and 349 Committees, Spring 2012, Dallas, TX

5.

Varma, A.H.* (2013). “Impact and Impulse Design Considerations for SC Composite Structures.” SMiRT 22 Panel on Impactive and Impulsive Loadings, SMiRT 22 Conference, San Francisco, US, Aug. 19-23, 2013.


Shorter communications, letters, notes or briefs in refereed journals.

1

Varma, A.H., Ricles, J.M., and Sause, R. (2003). “Closure of – Experimental Behavior of High Strength Square CFT Beam-Columns.” Discussion by C.N. Srinivasan. Journal of Structural Engineering, ASCE, Vol. 129, No. 9., pp. 1285-1286.



Invited Colloquium / Seminar Series Presentations

1.
Varma, A.H.* (2006). “Fundamental Behavior of Steel-Concrete Composite Structures Under Fire Loading,” Building and Fire Research Seminar, Invited Presentation, Building and Fire Research Laboratory, NIST, Gaithersburg, Maryland.
2.
Varma, A.H.* (2008). “Fire Behavior and Design of Composite Structures: Recent Research and New Developments.” Invited Presentation, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA.
3.
Hong, S., Varma, A.H., and Agarwal, A. (2008). “Predicting the Standard Fire Behavior of Composite CFT Columns Using Fundamental Section Behavior.” Symposium on Advances in State of the Art in Fire Testing, ASTM E05 Committee on Standard Fire Testing. Invited presentation and publication in Special Technical Publication (STP) resulting from the Symposium.
4.
Varma, A.H.,* (2009). “Scaling in Experimental Investigations.” Presentation to the Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC), Public Meeting http://pbadupws.nrc.gov/docs/ML0918/ML091800241.pdf
5.
Varma, A.H.,* and Malushte, S.R.* (2009). “Modular Composite Walls Subjected to Combined Thermal and Mechanical Loading.” Presentation to the Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC), Public Meeting. http://pbadupws.nrc.gov/docs/ML0918/ML091800255.pdf
6.
Malushte, S.R.,* and Varma, A.H.* (2011). “Background and Development of AISC N690 Draft Code Specifications for SC Walls for Safety-Related Nuclear Facilities.” Presentation to the Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC), Public Meeting. http://pbadupws.nrc.gov/docs/ML1125/ML112500005.pdf
7.
Varma A.H. (2012). “Specification for Steel-Concrete Composite Structures for Safety Related Nuclear Facilities: Development and Current Progress.” NRC Regulators Information Conference (RIC)-2012, Special Panel on Challenges and Lessons Learned in the Design and Analysis of Civil Structures for New Reactors. http://www.nrc.gov/public-involve/conference-symposia/ric/past/2012/docs/abstracts/sessionabstract-8.html
8.
Varma, A.H.* (2013). “Research Progress in Composite or Steel Construction.” Presentation to the Xi’an University of Architecture and Technology, Xi’an, Shaanxi, China, September 12, 2013.
9.
Varma, A.H.* (2013). “Heat Straightening: Research and Applications” Presentation to the Chang’an University, China, September 13, 2013.
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Varma, A.H.* (2013). “Research Progress in Composite or Steel Construction.” Presentation to Tongji University, Shanghai, China, September 17, 2013.
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Varma, A.H.* (2014). “Draft Provisions on Modular Composite Construction Under Consideration by AISC N690, Appendix N9.” Presentation to the Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC), Public Meeting. http://meetings.nrc.gov/pmns/mtg?do=details&Code=20132234
http:// pbadupws.nrc.gov/docs/ML1334/ML13340A018.pdf
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Varma, A.H.* (2014). “Research Progress in Steel-Concrete Composite Structures.” Presentation to Fuzhou University, Fujian Province, China, June 9, 2014.
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Varma, A.H.* (2015). "Composite Shear Walls for Nuclear Facilities." Pacific Rim Forum, PEER Berkely, June 2015, Invited Presentation
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Varma, A.H.* (2015). “Modularity and Innovation Using Steel Plate Composite (SC) Walls for Nuclear and Commercial Construction.” Keynote Lecture, 11th International Conference on Advances in Steel and Concrete Composite Structures, Tsinghua University, Beijing, Dec. 3-5
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Varma, A.H. (2015). “Modularization and Innovation Using Steel Plate Composite (SC) Walls.” Keynote Lecture, China National Conference on Steel Concrete Composite Structures, Chongqing University, October 2015
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Varma, A.H. (2015). “Design of Steel Plate Composite Walls for Missile Impactive and Impulsive Loading.” ISSS Conference, Jeju Island, S. Korea, Nov. 2015
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Varma, A.H. (2016). “Modeling and Design of Steel-Concrete Composite Structural Systems.” Global Initiative for Academic Networks, GIAN Workshop, May 2016, IIT-Hyderabad, India.
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Varma, A.H. (2016). “Modularization, Innovation, and Resilience Using Steel-Plate Composite Walls for Nuclear Facilities.” Keynote Lecture, TINCE Conference, Paris, France, Aug. 2016
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Varma, A.H. (2017). “AISC Specification N690-12s1: Appendix N9 – Design of Steel Plate Composite (SC) Walls.” Presentation to Korea Institute of Nuclear Safety, KINS, S. Korea.
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Varma, A.H. (2017). “Summary of Missile Impact Tests on Steel-Plate Composite (SC) Walls.” ISSS Conference, Jeju Island, S. Korea, Nov. 2017