This community houses the theses and dissertations of the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering.
Due to copyright restrictions, the collection contains both open access and university access theses and dissertations. University access items are only available to SDSU users, and on-campus visitors. Non-SDSU users wishing to access restricted materials may request items through their institution’s interlibrary loan services.

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Theses/Dissertations from 2017

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Effects of Mechanical Bar Splices on Seismic Performance of Reinforced Concrete Buildings, Abdullah Al Hashib

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Evaluating the Interactive Effects of Traffic Volumes and Access Density on Crash Frequency, Ali Mohammed Alsubeai

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Rehabilitation of Longitudinal Joints in Double-Tee Girder Bridges, Lucas Michael Bohn

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Glulam Timber Bridges for Local Roads, Zachary Charles Carnahan

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Evaluating Filter Materials for E. Coli Removal from Stormwater, Ghaem Hooshyari

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Monopile Foundation Offshore Wind Turbine Simulation and Retrofitting, William A. Schaffer

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Identification, Calculation and Warning of Horizontal Curves for Low-volume Two-lane Roadways Using Smartphone Sensors, Shaohu Zhang

Theses/Dissertations from 2016

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Foundation Design of Low Volume Roads: Evaluation and Performance, Alyssa Clemen

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Reuse of Aqueous Waste Streams For Transportation-Related Applications, Gregory L. Hansen

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Precast Full-Depth Deck Panels Supported on Inverted Bulb-Tee Bridge Girders, Michael James Mingo

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A Comparison of Four Methods to Estimate Groundwater Recharge for Northeastern South Dakota, Badr Qablawi

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Evaluating Steel Byproducts and Natural Minerals for Phosphate Adsorption from Agricultural Subsurface Drainage, Bjorn Sellner

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A Compilation of Research on Self-Consolidating Concrete for Prestressed Bridge Girders, Eduardo S. Torres

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Application of New Materials and Innovative Detailing for Reinforced Concrete Structures, Ishtiaque Ahmed Tuhin

Theses/Dissertations from 2015

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Determination of Biodegradation Kinetics of Ethanol and Acetic Acid and the Effect of Acetone on Readily Biodegradable Compounds using Extant Respirometry, Shahnaj Akter

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Modeling the Impact of Future Climate on Drainage Infrastructures, Tyler J. Baumbach

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Modeling the Impact of Future Climate on Drainage Infrastructures, Tyler James Baumbach

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Highway Safety Manual Modification on Intersection Crashes and Multivariate Model Development of Crash Types, Zhi Chen

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Evaluation of Nutrient Removal in a Photobioreactor Utilizing Naturally Occuring Algae from Lake Kampeska, SD, Dillon J. Devitt

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Comprehensive Evaluation of Rural Ems and Service Performance Metrics Development, Zhaoxiang He

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Factors Affecting Turbidity Reduction in Stormwater Runoff from South Dakota Construction Sites Using Polyacrylamide, Jacob Humburg

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City of Sioux Falls Denitrification Study- Phase II, Samuel Arthur Johnson

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Measurements of Two-Phase Suspended Sediment Transport in Breaking Waves Using Volumetric Three-Component Velocimetry, Paul Donald Leclaire

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Anaerobic Respirometry Studies of Fats, Oils, and Grease, Bryan A. Lipp

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Tolerances for Placement of Tie Bars in Portland Cement Concrete Pavement, Walker Lee Olson

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Structure Alternatives for Local Roads, Kofi Oppong

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Effect of pH and Temperature on Halogenated DBPs, Sm Shamimur Rahman

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A Compilation of Research on Seismic Vulnerability of Curved Bridges Using Straight Prestressed Concrete I-girders, Luke P. Rogers

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Nutrient Removal from Agricultural Subsurface Drainage Using Denitrification Bioreactors and Phosphate Adsorbents, Morgan Salo

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Quantifying Rural Highway Safety Performance: Application of the Highway Safety Manual and Development of Mixed Distribution Statistical Models for Predicting Crash Frequency, Md.Razaur Rahman Shaon

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Evaluation of Metamodels Performance in Investigating Debonding Fragility Assessment of Reinforced Concrete beams Strengthened with FRP Sheets, Shadi Zandyavari

Theses/Dissertations from 2014

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Natural Solar Photolysis Organic Halogen in Water, Ibrahim Abusallout

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Evaluation of Ice Loads on Bridge Structures in South Dakota, Brittney Deann Ahrenstorff

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Structural Assessment of As-Built and Retrofitted Bridge Bents Under Heavy Vehicle Impact Using Computational Models, Abdullah Boudaqa

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Impact of DEM Resolution on Rangeland BMP Analysis Using SWAT in the Burnt Creek Watershed, Whitney Kilts

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Seismic Performance of Self-Consolidating Concrete Bridge Columns, Todd Pauly

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Evaluation and Mitigation of Vehicle Impact Hazards for Overpasses, Brett Gene Tigges

Theses/Dissertations from 2013

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A Review of Road User Cost Methods and Methodology, Chase E. Cutler

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Optimization of Pavement Marking Performance, Thomas Allan Druyvestein

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Experimental Evaluation of Composite Action of Steel Box Truss Towers in Torsion, Andrew Edmund Dunn

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Modeling Best Management Practices on Flow and Sediment using the Rangeland Hydrology and Erosion Model, Erik W. Karstensen

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Guideline for Implementing Accelerated Bridge Construction in South Dakota, Melissa Annora McMullen

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Analysis of Historical Cooperative Observation Program (COOP) Climate Data Through Trend and Correlation Determination for Selected South Dakota Sites and Comparisons of COOP Sensors with the Automated Weather Data Network (AWDN) Remote Sensors, Joanne Anderson Puetz

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Comprehensive Analysis of the Effects of Traffic, Geometrics and Access Management on Truck Crashes, an Arterial Corridor Perspective, Most Afia Sultana

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Pitting Corrosion in Copper Premise Plumbing, Roshan Thapa

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Selection of Interest and Inflation Rates for Infrastructure Investment Analyses in South Dakota, Kai Wang

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Evaluation of Various Foliar Sprays for Use as a Canada Goose, Cody M. Warner

Theses/Dissertations from 2012

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Trace Metal Concentrations in the White and Cheyenne Rivers of Nebraska and South Dakota, Jesse P. Decoteau

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A Study on the Effect of Flow Variation on the Existing Stability Conditions at the Lower Mouth of Plum Creek Stanley County, South Dakota, Karki Govinda

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A Study of Stream Flow and Sediment Load from the Bad RIver Watershed Before and After BMP Implementation, Brittany Leibel

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Effect of Storage Tank Mixing on Water Quality, Andy K. Lemke

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Modeling the Impacts of Rangeland Management Practices on Flow and Sediment Using SWAT, Kyle J. Lentsch

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Performance and Design Approaches for Perforated Light-frame Wood Shear Walls, Jordan Michael Paul

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Determination of Biodegradation Kinetics of Select Pharmaceuticals and Personal Care Products in an Activated Sludge System through Respirometry, Joseph R. Stonesifer

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Experimental Evaluation of Composite Action of Steel Box Truss Towers in Flexure, Mason Anthony Underberg