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Work Value Characteristics of Construction Professionals
(Virginia Tech, 2016-12)
The construction industry is projected to experience continued employment growth affecting craft workers but professionals as well. Previous studies have identified demographic differences in generational categories and ...
Segmentation and Recognition of Highway Assets using Image-based 3D Point Clouds and Semantic Texton Forests
Efficient data collection of high-quantity and low-cost highway assets such as road signs, traffic signals, light poles, and guardrails is a critical element to the operation, maintenance, and preservation of transportation ...
Test Videos- Flexural Strength Experiments on Exterior Metal Building Wall Assemblies with Rigid Insulation
This research program evaluated the flexural capacity of a metal building wall system with rigid board foam insulation sandwiched between C- and Z-section girts and through-fastened steel panels. Vacuum box tests were ...
Test Videos - Compression-Tension Hysteretic Response of Cold-Formed Steel C-Section Framing Members
This paper summarizes results from an experimental program designed to evaluate the tension-compression cyclic axial response of cold-formed steel Csection structural framing members. A new cyclic loading protocol for ...
Rail Surface Measurement And Multi-Scale Modeling Of Wheel-Rail Contact
(Amer Soc Mechanical Engineers, 2016-01-01)
Forecast Results (Test Results for FaaS Framework)
Forecast results received by an user of the FaaS Framework.
Spectral Matching Program using Broyden Updating
A matlab based program has been written for spectral matching ground motions to a target pseudo-acceleration spectrum using a Broyden algorithm for solving the set of nonlinear equations. This is a time-domain based ...
Using a Type-centric, Multi-dimensional Event Dispatch Strategy to Simplify Android Programming (CS Seminar Lecture Series)
Abstract: The Android Platform is a popular choice for mobile application developers because of its large user base and the open-source development tools that are available. Further, because Android applications are built ...
Computational Challenges in Space Research (CS Seminar Lecture Series)
The Center for Space Science and Engineering Research (Space@VT) in the College of Engineering is a relatively new center having been initiated in summer 2007.At the present time Space@VT comprises twelve Faculty in the ...
Code as a Metaphor for Computational Thinking (CS Seminar Lecture Series)
Abstract: From an educational standpoint Computer Science has embraced the phrase 'Computational Thinking' as part of defining what our students should do. The National Academies and the National Research Council call for ...