Michael H. Scott, Ph.D.

Professor
Structural Engineering
Oregon State University
School of Civil
and Construction Engineering
101 Kearney Hall
Corvallis, OR 97331

Office: 346 Owen Hall
Office Hours (F 2018): M,T,W 1:00-2:00pm

e-mail: michael.scott (at) oregonstate (dot) edu
tel: 541-737-6996
fax: 541-737-3052

Unsolicited requests for a summer internship will not be answered.

M. H. Scott's CCE webpage


Awards


Journal Publications

Google Scholar

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  1. Carey, T.J., Mason, H.B., Barbosa, A.R., and Scott, M.H. "Multi-hazard earthquake and tsunami effects on soil-foundtion-bridge systems." Journal of Bridge Engineering, Accepted, August 2018. DOI
  2. Slocum, R.K., Adams, R.K., Buker, K., Hurwitz, D.S., Mason, H.B., Parrish, C.E., and Scott, M.H. "Response spectrum devices for active learning in earthquake engineering education." HardwareX, 4:e00032, October 2018. DOI
  3. Zhu, M., McKenna, F., and Scott, M.H. "OpenSeesPy: Python library for the OpenSees finite element framework." SoftwareX, 7:6-11, June 2018. DOI
  4. Mason, H.B., Hurwitz, D.S., Adams, R.K., Buker, K., Slocum, R.K., and Scott, M.H. "Increasing student understanding of response spectra: An argument for the inductive learning approach." Earthquake Spectra, 34(2):459-469, May 2018. DOI
  5. Zhu, M., Elkhetali, I., and Scott, M.H. "Validation of OpenSees for tsunami loading on bridge superstructures." Journal of Bridge Engineering, 23(4):04018015, April 2018. DOI
  6. Al-Aukaily, A. and Scott, M.H. "Sensitivity analysis of displacement-controlled finite element analyses." Journal of Structural Engineering, 144(3):04017222, March 2018. DOI
  7. Alam, M.S., Barbosa, A.R., Scott, M.H., Cox, D.T., and van de Lindt, J.W. "Development of physics-based tsunami fragility functions considering structural member failures." Journal of Structural Engineering, 144(3):04017221, March 2018. DOI
  8. Scott, M.H. and Jafari Azad, V. "Response sensitivity of material and geometric nonlinear force-based Timoshenko frame elements." International Journal for Numerical Methods in Engineering, 111(5):474-492, August 2017. DOI
  9. Scott, M.H. and Mason, H.B. "Constant-ductility response spectra for sequential earthquake and tsunami loading." Earthquake Engineering and Structural Dynamics, 46(9):1549-1554, July 2017. DOI
  10. Zhu, M. and Scott, M.H. "Direct differentiation of the quasi-incompressible fluid formulation of fluid-structure interaction using the PFEM." Computational Particle Mechanics, 4(3):307-319, July 2017. DOI
  11. Zhu, M. and Scott, M.H. "Unified fractional step method for Lagrangian analysis of quasi-incompressible fluid and nonlinear structure interaction using the PFEM." International Journal for Numerical Methods in Engineering, 109(9):1219-1236, March 2017. DOI
  12. Zhu, M. and Scott, M.H. "Direct differentiation of the particle finite element method for fluid-structure interaction." Journal of Structural Engineering, 142(3):04015159, March 2016. DOI
  13. Ribeiro, F.L.A., Barbosa, A.R., Scott, M.H., and Neves, L.C. "Deterioration modeling of steel moment resisting frames using finite-length plastic hinge force-based beam-column elements." Journal of Structural Engineering, 141(2):04014112, February 2015. DOI
  14. Zhu, M. and Scott, M.H. "Improved fractional step method for simulating fluid-structure interaction using the PFEM." International Journal for Numerical Methods in Engineering, 99(12):925-944, September 2014. DOI
  15. Zhu, M. and Scott, M.H. "Modeling fluid-structure interaction by the particle finite element method in OpenSees." Computers and Structures, 132:12-21, February 2014. DOI
  16. Scott, M.H. "Response sensitivity of geometrically nonlinear force-based frame elements." Journal of Structural Engineering, 139(11):1963-1972, November 2013. DOI
  17. Scott, M.H. and Ryan K.L. "Moment-rotation behavior of force-based plastic hinge elements." Earthquake Spectra, 29(2):597-607, May 2013. DOI
  18. Scott, M.H. "Evaluation of force-based frame element response sensitivity formulations." Journal of Structural Engineering, 138(1):72-80, January 2012. DOI
  19. Scott, M.H. and Hamutcuoglu, O.M. "Analytical sensitivity of interpolatory quadrature in force-based frame elements." International Journal for Numerical Methods in Biomedical Engineering, 26(12):1586-1595, December 2010. DOI
  20. Scott, M.H. and Fenves, G.L. "Krylov subspace accelerated Newton algorithm: Application to dynamic progressive collapse simulation of frames." Journal of Structural Engineering, 136(5):473-480, May 2010. DOI
  21. McKenna, F., Scott, M.H., and Fenves, G.L. "Nonlinear finite element analysis software architecture using object composition." Journal of Computing in Civil Engineering, 24(1):95-107, January 2010. DOI
  22. Esch, G., Scott, M.H., and Zhang, E. "Graphical 3D visualization of highway bridge ratings." Journal of Computing in Civil Engineering, 23(6):355-362, November 2009. DOI
  23. Hamutcuoglu, O.M. and Scott, M.H. "Finite element reliability analysis of bridge girders considering moment-shear interaction." Structural Safety, 31(5):356-362, September 2009. DOI
  24. Scott, M.H. and Hamutcuoglu, O.M. "Numerically consistent regularization of force-based frame elements." International Journal for Numerical Methods in Engineering, 76(10):1612-1631, December 2008. DOI
  25. Scott, M.H. and Haukaas, T. "Software framework for parameter updating and finite element response sensitivity analysis." Journal of Computing in Civil Engineering, 22(5):281-291, September 2008. DOI
  26. Scott, M.H., Kidarsa, A., and Higgins, C. "Development of bridge rating applications using OpenSees and Tcl." Journal of Computing in Civil Engineering, 22(4):264-271, July 2008. DOI
  27. Scott, M.H., Fenves, G.L., McKenna, F., and Filippou, F.C. "Software patterns for nonlinear beam-column models." Journal of Structural Engineering, 134(4):562-571, April 2008. DOI (2009 Croes Medal)
  28. Kidarsa, A., Scott, M.H., and Higgins, C.C. "Analysis of moving loads using force-based finite elements." Finite Elements in Analysis and Design, 44(4):214-224, February 2008. DOI
  29. Scott, M.H. "Analytical sensitivity of plastic rotations in beam-column elements." Journal of Structural Engineering, 133(9):1341-1345, September 2007. DOI
  30. Scott, M.H. and Filippou, F.C. "Response gradients for nonlinear beam-column elements under large displacements." Journal of Structural Engineering, 133(2):155-165, February 2007. DOI
  31. Haukaas, T. and Scott, M.H. "Shape sensitivities in the reliability analysis of nonlinear frame structures." Computers and Structures, 84(15-16):964-977, June 2006. DOI
  32. Scott, M.H. and Fenves, G.L. "Plastic hinge integration methods for force-based beam-column elements." Journal of Structural Engineering, 132(2):244-252, February 2006. DOI
  33. Scott, M.H., Franchin, P., Fenves, G.L., and Filippou, F.C. "Response sensitivity for nonlinear beam-column elements." Journal of Structural Engineering, 130(9):1281-1288, September 2004. DOI

Short Communications

ORCID


Workshop Activities

Tsunami Modeling Workshop, December 10-12, 2014, Corvallis, OR


Graduate Students

Zhongliang Xie (Ph.D., expected 2019)
Alabbas Al-Aukaily (Ph.D., 2017)
Minjie Zhu (Ph.D., 2014)
O. Murat Hamutcuoglu (Ph.D., 2010)

Karryn Johnsohn (M.S., 2016)
Luke Cressman (M.S., 2015)
Andrew Walker (M.S., 2014) -- David Evans and Associates, Salem, OR
Zephaniah Emmons (M.S., 2012) -- Temp-Control Mechanical, Prineville, OR
Greg Esch (M.S., 2008)
Adam Carlton (M.S., 2007)
Luke Scoggins (M.S., 2007)
Adrian Kidarsa (M.S., 2006)


Teaching Schedule

Fall 2018
ENGR 211H -- Statics

Winter 2019
CE 382 -- Structural Theory II
CE 537 -- Nonlinear Structural Analysis

Spring 2019
CEM 381 -- Structures I

Other Previous Courses
CE 481/581 -- Reinforced Concrete I
CE 534 -- Structural Dynamics
CE 536 -- Matrix Structural Analysis (formerly CE 585)
CE 538 -- Structural Risk and Reliability (formerly CE 588)
CEM 383 -- Structures II


Useful Links

OSU Civil Engineering
OSU Canvas
OpenSees
OpenSees Python and PFEM
On the Calculation of eSET Median Scores DOI
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