Research

Coastal Hazards Modeling

Coastal Wave Surge Modeling

Dresback, K.M., J.G. Fleming, B.O. Blanton, C. Kaiser, J.J. Gourley, E.M. Tromble, R.A. Luettich, R.L. Kolar, Y. Hong, S. Van Cooten, H.J. Vergara, Z.L. Flamig, H.M. Lander, K.E. Kelleher, K.L. Nemunaitis-Monroe, “Skill Assessment of a Real-Time Forecast System Utilizing a Coupled Hydrologic and Coastal Hydrodynamic Model During Hurricane Irene (2011),” Continental Shelf Research, 71, 78-94, 2013.

Looper, J.P., Assessing Impacts of Precipitation and Parameter Uncertainty on Distributed Hydrologic Modeling, PhD Dissertation under the direction of Baxter Vieux, University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK, May, 2013.

Grams, Nicole C., Space-Based and GIS-Enabled Validation Studies of CI-FLOW During Hurricane Irene, MS Thesis under the direction of May Yuan, University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK, May 2013.

Vergara, H., Hong, Y., Gourley, J.J., Anagnostou, E.N., Maggioni, V., Stampoulis, D., and Kirstetter, P.E., 2013: Effects of Resolution of Satellite-based Rainfall Estimates on Hydrologic Modeling Skill at Different Scales. Journal of Hydrometeorology. doi:10.1175/JHM-D-12-0113.1

Dick, C.G., E.M. Tromble, K.M. Dresback, R.L. Kolar, “Implementation and Analysis of a Partial Wetting and Drying Framework for Generalized Wave Continuity Equation-Based Hydrodynamic Models,” International Journal of Numerical Methods in Fluids, 72(10), 1015-1033, 2013.

Dietrich, J.C., C.J. Trahan, M.T. Howard, J.G. Fleming, R.J. Weaver, S. Tanaka, L. Yu, R.A. Luettich Jr, C.N. Dawson, J.J. Westerink, G. Wells, A. Lu, K. Vega, A. Kubach, K.M. Dresback, R.L. Kolar, C. Kaiser, R.R. Twilley, “Surface trajectories of oil transport along the northern coastline of the Gulf of Mexico,” Continental Shelf Research, 41(1), 17-47, DOI:10.1016/j.csr.2012.03.015, 2012.

E.M. Tromble, R.L. Kolar, K.M. Dresback, R.A. Luettich, “River Flux Boundary Considerations in a Coupled Hydrologic-Hydrodynamic Modeling System,” Estuarine and Coastal Modeling, Proc. of the Twelfth International Conference, M.L. Spaulding [ed], ASCE, 510-527, 2012. (update to what is on web site)

B. Blanton, J. McGee, J. Fleming, C. Kaiser, H. Kaiser, H. Lander, R. Luettich, K. Dresback, R. Kolar. “Urgent computing of storm surge for North Carolinas coast.” Paper presented at International Conference on Computational Science, ICCS 2012; June 04-06 2012; Omaha, NE. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1877050912003067.

Blanton, B., J. McGee, J. Fleming, C. Kaiser, H. Kaiser, H. Lander, R. Luettich, K. Dresback, R. Kolar, 2012, “Urgent computing of storm surge for North Carolinas coast”, Proceida Computer Science 9 (2012) 1677-1686.

Brian Blanton, Peter Vickery, Rick Luettich, Jeff Hanson, Kevin Slover, 2012, North Carolina Floodplain Mapping Program Coastal Flood Insurance Study, Submittal Number 3: Production Simulations and Statistical Synthesis.

Dick, C.G., Implementation and Analysis of a New Wetting and Drying Framework for Generalized Wave Continuity Equation-Based Hydrodynamic Models, MS Thesis under the direction of Randall Kolar, University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK, May, 2011.

Tromble, E.M., Advances Using the ADCIRC Hydrodynamic Model: Parameter Estimation and Aspects of Coupled Hydrologic-Hydrodynamic Flood Inundation Modeling, PhD Dissertation under the direction of Randall Kolar, University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK, May, 2011.

Vergara-Arrieta, Humberto, Assimilating Streamflow with the Ensemble Kalman Filter for Improving Flood Protection, MS Thesis under the direction of Yang Hong, University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK, May 2011.

Blanton, B., R. Luettich, P. Vickery, J. Hanson, 2010, “North Carolina Floodplain Mapping Program, Submittal Number Two, Report on Tidal and Storm Validation Studies,” March 26, 2010, 183p.

Bunya, S., J.C. Dietrich, J.J. Westerink, B.A. Ebersole, J.M. Smith, J.H. Atkinson, R. Jensen, D.T. Resio, R.A. Luettich, C. Dawson, V.J. Cardone, A.T. Cox, M.D. Powell, H.J. Westerink, H.J. Roberts, “A High Resolution Coupled Riverine Flow, Tide, Wind, Wind Wave and Storm Surge Model for Southern Louisiana and Mississippi: Part I – Model Development and Validation,” Monthly Weather Review, 138, 345-377, 2010.

Dietrich, J.C., S. Bunya, J.J. Westerink, B.A. Ebersole, J.M. Smith, J.H. Atkinson, R. Jensen, D.T. Resio, R.A. Luettich, C. Dawson, V.J. Cardone, A.T. Cox, M.D. Powell, H.J. Westerink, H.J. Roberts, “A High-Resolution Coupled Riverine Flow, Tide, Wind, Wind Wave and Storm Surge Model for Southern Louisiana and Mississippi: Part II – Synoptic Description and Analysis of Hurricanes Katrina and Rita”, Monthly Weather Review, 138(2):378-404, DOI: 10.1175/2009MWR2907.

Dietrich, J.C., S. Tanaka, J.J. Westerink, C.N. Dawson, R.A. Luettich, Jr., M. Zijlema, L.H. Holthuijsen, J.M. Smith, L.G. Westerink, H.J. Westerink, “Performance of the Unstructured-Mesh, SWAN+ADCIRC Model in Computing Hurricane Waves and Surge,” Journal of Scientific Computing, In Press, DOI 10.1007/s10915-011-9555-6, 2011.

Tanaka, S., S. Bunya, J.J. Westerink, C. Dawson, R.A. Luettich, “Scalability of an Unstructured Grid Continuous Galerkin Based Hurricane Storm Surge Model,” Journal of Scientific Computing, 46, 329-358, 2011.

Dietrich, J.C., J.J. Westerink, A.B. Kennedy, J.M. Smith, R. Jensen, M. Zijlema, L.H. Holthuijsen, C. Dawson, R.A. Luettich, Jr., M.D. Powell, V.J. Cardone, A.T. Cox, G.W. Stone, H. Pourtaheri, M.E. Hope, S. Tanaka, L.G. Westerink, H.J. Westerink, Z. Cobell, “Hurricane Gustav (2008) Waves and Storm Surge: Hindcast, Synoptic Analysis and Validation in Southern Louisiana,”Monthly Weather Review, 139, 2488-2522, DOI 10.1175/2011MWR3611.1, 2011.

Dietrich. J.C., M. Zijlema, J.J. Westerink, L.H. Holthuijsen, C. Dawson, R.A. Luettich, R. Jensen, J.M. Smith, G.S. Stelling, G.W. Stone, “Modeling Hurricane Waves and Storm Surge using Integrally-Coupled, Scalable Computations,”  Coastal Engineering, 58, 45-65, 2011.

Dietrich, J.C., S. Bunya, J.J. Westerink, B.A. Ebersole, J.M. Smith,  J.H. Atkinson, R. Jensen, D.T. Resio, R.A. Luettich, C. Dawson, V.J. Cardone, A.T. Cox, M.D. Powell, H.J. Westerink, H.J. Roberts, “A High Resolution Coupled Riverine Flow, Tide, Wind, Wind Wave and Storm Surge Model for Southern Louisiana and Mississippi: Part II – Synoptic Description and Analyses of Hurricanes Katrina and Rita ,” Monthly Weather Review, 138, 378-404, 2010.

Forbes, C., R.A. Luettich, C.A. Mattocks, J.J. Westerink, “A Retrospective Evaluation of the Storm Surge Produced by Hurricane Gustav (2008): Forecast and Hindcast Results,” Weather and Forecasting, 25, No. 6, 1577-1602, 2010.

Forbes, C., R. Luettich, C. Mattocks, 2010, “Storm Surge Simulations of Hurricane Ike (2008): Its Impact in Louisiana and Texas”, Estuarine and Coastal Modeling XI, M. Spaulding [ed], ASCE, pg. 704-723.

Tromble, E.M., Kolar, R.L., Dresback, K.M., Hong, Y., Vieux, B.E., Luettich, R.A., Gourley, J.J., Kelleher, K., Van Cooten, S., “Aspects of Coupled Hydrologic – Hydrodynamic Modeling for Coastal Flood Inundation.” In Proceedings of the Eleventh International Conference on Estuarine and Coastal Modeling, ML Spaulding, ed., American Society of Civil Engineers, 2010, pp. 724-743.

Schwab, A., R. Luettich and G. Smith, Coastal Hazards Colloquium: Final Report, Department of Homeland Security, September 2009, 37p.

Tromble, E., R. Kolar, K. Dresback, Y. Hong, B. Vieux, R. Luettich, J. Gourley, K, Kelleher, S. Van Cooten, “Aspects of Coupled Hydrologic-Hydrodynamic Modeling for Coastal Flood Inundation”, Estuarine and Coastal Modeling XI, M.L. Spaulding [ed], ASCE, pg .724-743.

E. M. Tromble et al., Estuarine and Coastal Modeling, Proc. of the Twelfth Int’l Conference, M.L. Spaulding (eds.), ASCE, pp. 510-527, 2012.

S. Van Cooten, K.E. Kelleher, K. Howard, J. Zhang, J.J. Gourley, J.S. Kain, K. Nemunaitis-Monroe, Z. Flamig, H. Moser, A. Arthur, C. Langston, R.L. Kolar, Y. Hong, K.M. Dresback, E.M. Tromble, H.J. Vergara, R.A. Luettich, B. Blanton, H. Lander, K. Galluppi, J. Losego, C.A. Blain, J. Thigpen, K. Mosher, D. Figurskey, M. Moneypenny, J. Blaes, J. Orrock, R. Bandy, C. Goodall, D. Eslinger, J. Payne, G. Olmi, J. Feldt, J. Schmidt, T. Hamill, R. Bacon, R. Stickney, L. Spence, “The CI-FLOW Project: A System for Total Water Level Prediction From the Summit to the Sea,” Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, November 2011:1427-1442, DOI: 10.1175/2011BAMS3150.1.

Weaver, R.J., R.A. Luettich, Jr., 2010, “2D vs. 3D Storm Surge Sensitivity in ADCIRC: Case Study of Hurricane Isabel, Estuarine and Coastal Modeling XI, M. Spaulding [ed], ASCE, pg .762-779.

Coastal Hazard Modeling with Sea Level Rise and Educational Opportunities

Shay, T., B. Blanton, and R. Luettich (2010): Potential Future Effects of Sea Level Rise in Northeastern North Carolina. NOAA Climate Prediction S&T Digest, 35th NOAA Climate Diagnostics and Prediction Workshop Special Issue, Dec 2010, pp157-160.

Downscaling Storm Surge Models for Engineering Applications

Downscaling Storm Surge Models for Engineering Applications, Alper Altuntas, MS Thesis under the direction of John Baugh, NC State University, Raleigh, NC, July 2012.

Simmon, Jason. “A Computational Approach for Local Storm Surge Modeling,” Master’s Thesis under the direction of John Baugh, NC State University, Raleigh, N.C., July 2011.

Meterological Modeling

Knaff, J.A., P.J. Fitzpatrick, C.R. Sampson, Y. Jin, and C. Hill, 2011. Simple diagnosis of tropical cyclone structure via pressure gradients.  Weather Forecasting, 26, 1020-1031.

Engineering to Enhance the Resilience of the Built and Natural Environment

In-Situ Scour Evaluation Probe

Mahdi Khalilzad; M. A. Gabr; Mary Ellen Hynes “Effects of Woody Vegetation on Seepage-Induced Deformation and Related Limit State Analysis of Levees,” ASCE International Journal of Geomechanics, 10.1061/(ASCE)GM.1943-5622.0000304 (Mar. 15, 2013), to appear in print April 2014.

Kayser, M., and Gabr, M. A. “Assessment of Scour on Bridge Foundations by Means of In Situ Erosion Evaluation Probe,” Journal of the Transportation Research Record, Vol 2335, pp. 72-78, Nov. 2013.

Kayser, M. and Gabr, M. (2013) “Assessment of Scour Potential of a Circular Pier in Silty Sand Using ISEEP,” the 18th International Conference on Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering conference, Paris, France, September 2013.

Gabr, M. A., Caruso, C. W., Key, A., and Kayser, M (2013) “Assessment of In Situ Scour Profile in Sand Using a Jet Probe,” Geotechnical Testing Journal, 36(2), 264-274.

Key, Austin “Data Reduction Protocol for Assessment of Erosion Parameters Using ISEP,” MCE Project, January 2012. North Carolina State University.

Mahdi Khalilzad “Performance Limit States of Embankment Dams and Emerging Failure Modes Under Coupled Flow Deformation Conditions” Ph.D. Dissertation, North Carolina State University, May 2013.

Caruso, C.W. and Gabr, M., (2011), “In Situ Assessment of Scour Potential with Depth Using Jetting Approach,” GeoFrontiers-2011, ASCE, pp. 1483-1492.

Gabr, M. “Deformation-Based Limit States for Earth Embankments” Geotechnical Special Publication No. 211, Geo-Frontiers, Geo-Frontiers 2011: Advances in Geotechnical Engineering, Dallas, Texas, 2011, pp. 3639-3648.

Gabr, M. “External Stability of Geotubes” Geotechnical Special Publication No. 224, Geo-Risk, Atlanta, Georgia, 2011.

Gabr, M. “Limit States Approach for Coupled Seepage-Deformation Analysis of Earth Embankments” conference proceedings paper, Dam Safety, Washington, D.C., September 2011. (award winning paper)

Cary Caruso and M. A. Gabr (2010) “In Situ measurement of the scour potential of non-cohesive sediments (ISEEP)” Geotechnical Special Publication No. 211, American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), pp. 115-125.

Caruso, C.W. and Gabr, M., (2010), “In Situ measurement of the scour potential of non-cohesive sediments (ISEP)”, ICES-5, ASCE, San Francisco, CA.

Evolving and Engineered Landforms

Clinch, A., 2013.  “Evaluation of Hallermeier and Rhodes Methodology and Cross-Shore Numerical Model as Predictors for Beach and Dune Erosion for Flood Mapping Application”, MS thesis, NCSU.

Kurum, M. O., 2013. “Improved Post-storm Model Predictions of Barrier Island Response to Extreme Events by Including Land Cover Effects on Sediment Transport Capacity”, PhD dissertation, NCSU.

Hardin, E, H Mitasova, M Overton, 2012. GIS-based analysis of storm vulnerability change at Pea Island, NC, Coastal Engineering Proceedings, Vol 33, management.75.

Kurum, MO, H Mitasova, M Overton, 2012. Land cover and sediment layers as controls of inlet breaching, Coastal Engineering Proceedings, Vol 33, Sediment.114.

Paris, P., Starek, M. J., Hardin, E., Kurum, O., Overton, M. and Mitasova, H. (2013), Lines in the Sand: Geomorphic and Geospatial Characterization and Interpretation of Sandy Shorelines and Beaches. Geography Compass, 7:315–343.

Hardin, E., Mitasova, H. and M. Overton, 2011. “Quantification and characterization of terrain evolution in the Outer Banks, NC,” Coastal Sediments ’11, Miami, Florida.

Brown, E. and M. Overton, 2011. “Visualizing evolving landforms due to sea level rise,” Coastal Sediments ’11, Miami, Florida.

Hardin E., Kurum O., Mitasova H., Overton M.,F, 2011, “Least cost path extraction of topographic features for storm impact scale mapping,” Journal of Coastal Research.

Mitasova, H., E. Hardin, M. Overton, M. Kurum. “Geospatial analysis of vulnerable beach-foredune systems from decadal time series of lidar data.” Journal of Coastal Conservation, Vol. 14. No. 3. 2010: 161-172.

Mitasova, H., R. Harmon, K. Weaver, N. Lyons, M. Overton, 2010.  “Scientific Visualization of Landscapes and Landforms”. Geomorphology special issue on Geospatial Technologies and Geomorphological Mapping.

System Observability, Diagnosis and Prognosis

Elsaid, A.H. and Seracino, R., “Rapid assessment of foundation scour using the dynamic features of bridge superstructure.” Construction and Building Materials, 2014, Vol. 50, 42-49.

Clark, A.K.H. (2013) “Field testing implementation of vibration based damage detection techniques on a scoured coastal bridge.” MS Thesis, Department of Civil, Construction and Environmental Engineering, North Carolina State University, http://catalog.lib.ncsu.edu/record/NCSU2773676

Elsaid, A.H. and Seracino, R. (2013) “Assessing foundation scour using the dynamic features of the bridge superstructure.” Proceedings of the 2nd Conference on Smart Monitoring, Assessment and Rehabilitation of Civil Structures, Istanbul, Turkey, 9-11 September.

Elsaid, A.H. 2012. “Vibration-Based Damage Detection of Scour in Coastal Bridges.” PhD Dissertation, Department of Civil, Construction, and Environmental Engineering, North Carolina State University, http://www2.lib.ncsu.edu/catalog/record/NCSU2641942

Mosavi, A., Seracino, R. and Rizkalla, S., “Effect of temperature on daily modal variability of a steel-concrete composite bridge.” ASCE Journal of Bridge Engineering, 2012. Vol. 17, No. 6, 979-983.

Mosavi, A.A., Dickey, D., Seracino, R. and Rizkalla, S. “Identifying damage locations under ambient vibrations utilizing vector autoregressive models and Mahalanobis Distances.” Mechanical Systems and Signal Processing, 2012, Vol. 26, 254-267.

Elsaid, A., and Seracino, R. (2012) “Bridge scour assessment using curvature of horizontally displaced mode shapes.” IMAC 2012 – XXX Conference and Exposition on Structural Dynamics, Jacksonville, FL, 30 Jan – 2 Feb.

Mosavi, A.A., Seracino, R. and Rizkalla, S. (2010) “Time-series models for identifying damage location in structural members subjected to ambient vibrations.” Smart Structures and Materials & Nondestructive Evaluation and Health Monitoring, San Diego, CA, 7-11 March.

Mosavi, A.A., 2010. “Vibration-Based Damage Detection and Health Monitoring of Bridges,” PhD Dissertation, Department of Civil, Construction, and Environmental Engineering, North Carolina State University, http://www2.lib.ncsu.edu/catalog/record/NCSU2280902

Infrastructure Modeling: Decision Technologies

Jing Gong, John E. Mitchell, Anath Krishnamurthy, and William A. Wallace, “An Interdependent Layered Network Model for a Resilient Supply Chain”, OMEGA: The International Journal of Management Science, In press, Available Online at http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0305048313000856.

S. Nurre. “Integrated Network Design and Scheduling Problems: Optimization Algorithms and Applications”, PhD Thesis, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, NY, 2013.

Cavdaroglu B, Hammel E., Mitchell J. E., Sharkey T. C., Wallace W. A. , “Integrating Restoration and Scheduling Decisions for Disrupted Interdependent Infrastructure Systems”, Annals of Operations Research, Volume 203, Issue 1, pp 279-294, March 2013.

E. Hammel. “Using Reinforcement Learning to Improve Network Durability”, PhD Thesis, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, NY, 2013.

R. Loggins, W. Wallace, B. Cavdaroglu. “MUNICIPAL: A Decision Technology for the Restoration of Critical Infrastructures”, Conference Proceedings, Industrial and Systems Engineering Research Conference, Pages 1767 – 1776, 2013.

B. Cavdaroglu. “Integrated mitigation, restoration, and scheduling problem for interdependent infrastructure networks”, PhD Thesis, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, NY, 2012.

Nurre S., Cavdaroglu B., Mitchell E., Sharkey T., and. Wallace W.A., “Restoring Infrastructure Systems: An Integrated Network Design and Scheduling Problem”, European Journal of Operational Research, Volume 223, Issue 3, Pages 794–806, December 2012.

Wallace W.A., Cavdaroglu B., Khan S., Loggins R., Transportation and the Social Resiliency of a Community, Proceedings of the DHS Science Conference – Fifth Annual DHS University Summit, Washington DC, 2011.

Cavdaroglu B., Nurre S.G., Mitchell J.E., Sharkey T.C., and Wallace W.A. Decomposition Methods for Restoring Infrastructure Systems, Vulnerability, Uncertainty, and Risk: Analysis, Modeling, and Management: Proceedings of the International Conference on Vulnerability and Risk Analysis and Management, Hyattsville, MD, Pages 171-179, 2011.

Khan S., Enhancing Community Resilience By Modeling Social and Civil Infrastructures Using Agent-Based Simulation, Master Thesis, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, NY, June 2011.

Ruth Murrugarra, Dynamic Estimation and Prediction of Travel Times Using Multi-Sensor Data Fusion and Optimal Selection and Location of Sensors, PhD Thesis, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, NY, May 2011.

Planning for Resilience

Anaylsis of Federal Mitigation Policy in the U.S.: Mitigation Plans, Expenditures, Civic Engagement and Local Capability

Berke, Philip, Ward Lyles, and Gavin Smith. 2014. Impacts of Federal and State Hazard Mitigation Policies on Local Land Use Policy, Journal of Planning Education and Research (forthcoming)

Lyles, Ward, Philip Berke, and Gavin Smith. 2014. A Comparison of Local Hazard Mitigation Plan Quality in Six States, USA. Landscape and Urban Planning (forthcoming)

Berke, Philip and Ward Lyles.  2013. Public Risks and the Challenges to Climate Adaptation: A Proposed Framework for Planning in the Age of Uncertainty, Cityscape Journal of Policy Development and Research 15(1): 189-216

Smith, Gavin, Ward Lyles, Philip Berke. “The Role of the State in Building Local Capacity and Commitment for Hazard Mitigation Planning.” International Journal of Mass Emergencies and Disasters. July 2013.

Lyles, Ward, Phil Berke and Gavin Smith. 2013. “Do Planners Matter? Examining Factors Driving Incorporation of Land Use Approaches into Hazard Mitigation Plans.” Journal of Environmental Planning and Management, DOI:10.1080/09640568.2013.768973.

Berke, Philip, Gavin Smith, Ward Lyles. 2012. “Planning for Resiliency: Evaluation of State Hazard Mitigation Plans Under the Disaster Mitigation Act.” Natural Hazards Review, Vol. 13, No. 2: 139-150.

Berke, Philip and Bruce Galvovic. 2012. Ecosystem Services and Disaster Resiliency.  International Journal of Mass Emergencies and Disasters 30(2): 182-197.

Berke, Philip and Gavin Smith. Book Chapter titled, “Hazard Mitigation, Planning and Disaster Resiliency: Challenges and Strategic Choices for the 21st Century” in Planning the Risk: Spatial Planning as a Strategy for Mitigation and Adaptation to Natural Hazards, Ed. Urban Fra. Amsterdam: ISO Press: pp. 1-23, 2009.

Disaster Recovery Planning

Smith, Gavin. Catastrophic Disaster Recovery: An Institutional Network Perspective. 2013. Chapter 12, pp. 281-300. In Preparedness and Response to Catastrophic Disasters, edited by Richard A. Bissell. Boca Raton, Florida: CRC Press.

Sandler, Dylan and Gavin Smith. 2013. Assessing the Quality of State Disaster Recovery Plans: Implications for Policy and Practice. Journal of Homeland Security and Emergency Management. (forthcoming).

Smith, Gavin and Tom Birkland. 2012. “Building a Theory of Recovery: Institutional Dimensions. Special Edition on Developing a Theory of Disaster Recovery.” International Journal of Mass Emergencies and Disasters. August. Vol. 30, No. 2: 147-170.

Smith, Gavin, Dylan Sandler. “State Disaster Recovery Planning Guide.” September 2012.

Smith, Gavin and Victor Flatt. 2011. “Assessing the Disaster Recovery Planning Capacity of the State of North Carolina.” Research Brief. Durham, North Carolina. Institute for Homeland Security Solutions.

Smith, Gavin. 2011. Planning for Post-Disaster Recovery: A Review of the United States Disaster Assistance Framework. Washington, D.C.: Island Press.

Smith, Gavin. 2010. “Disaster Recovery Planning in the United States: Lessons for the Australasian Audience.” Special Issue of the Australasian Journal of Disaster and Trauma Studies. Natural Hazards Planning in Australasia. Volume 2010-1.

Disaster Response and Social Resilience

Risk Perceptions, Preferences and Preparedness

Donahue, A.K. 2011. “Ready or Not: How citizens and public officials perceive risk and preparedness.” Presented at the Public Management Research Conference, Syracuse, New York, June 4, 2011.

Psychological Adjustments Following Coastal Disasters: Identification of Risk and Protective Factors for Families

Thompson, J.E., & Kelley, M.L. (Under Review). Posttraumatic Stress in Women after Hurricane Katrina: Predictors and Severity over Time. Traumatology

Self-Brown, S., Lai, B., Thompson, J., McGill, T., & Kelly, M.L. (In Press). Posttraumatic stress disorder symptom trajectories in Hurricane Katrina affected youth. Journal of Affective Disorders.

Self-Brown, S., Lai, B., Thompson, J., McGill, T., & Kelly, M.L. (2013). Posttraumatic Stress Disorder Symptom Trajectories in Hurricane Katrina Affected Youth. Journal of Affective Disorders. 147, 198-204.

Bosson, J. Vigna, Kelley, M.L., & Jones, G.N. (2012). Cognitive processing mediates the relation between religious coping and posttraumatic growth. Journal of Loss and Trauma, 17, 439-451.

Self-Brown, S., Lai, B.S, Thompson, J.E., McGill, T., & Kelley, M.L. (2012). Posttraumatic stress disorder symptom trajectories in Katrina affected youth.  Journal of Affective Disorders, 147(1-3), 198-204.

Hernandez, B.C., Vigna, J.F., & Kelley, M.L. (2010). The Youth Coping Responses Inventory: Development and initial validation. Journal of Clinical Psychology. 66, 1008-1025.

Kelley, M.L., Self-Brown, S., Le, B., Bosson, J.V., Hernandez, B.C., Gordon, A.T. (2010). Predicting posttraumatic stress symptoms in children following Hurricane Katrina: A prospective analysis of the effect of parental distress and parenting practices. Journal of Traumatic Stress, 22, 1-9.

Kelley, M.L., Palcic, J., Vigna, J.F., Wang, J., Spell, A.W., Pellegrin, A., Davidson, Self-Brown, S., & Ruggiero, K. (2010). The Effects of Parenting Behavior on children’s Mental Health Post-Hurricane Katrina. In: R. P. Kilmer, V. Gil-Rivas, R.G. Tedeschi, & L.G. Calhoun (Eds.), Meeting the needs of children, families, and communities post-disaster: lessons learned from Hurricane Katrina and its aftermath. Washington, DC: American Psychological Association.

Vigna, J. F., Hernandez, B.C., Paasch, V., Gordon, A., & Kelley, M.L. (2009).  Positive adjustment in youth post-Katrina: The impact of child and maternal social support and coping. In K. E. Cherry (Ed), Lifespan perspectives on natural disasters: Coping with Katrina, Rita and other Storms.  NY:  Springer.