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 2017): T 1:00-3:00pm, F 10:00am-12:00pm

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

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  1. Al-Aukaily, A. and Scott, M.H. "Sensitivity analysis of displacement-controlled finite element analyses." Journal of Structural Engineering, In press, Accepted September 2017. DOI
  2. 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
  3. 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, In press, Accepted July 2017.
  4. 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
  5. 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
  6. 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
  7. 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
  8. 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
  9. 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
  10. 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
  11. Scott, M.H. "Response sensitivity of geometrically nonlinear force-based frame elements." Journal of Structural Engineering, 139(11):1963-1972, November 2013. DOI
  12. 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
  13. Scott, M.H. "Evaluation of force-based frame element response sensitivity formulations." Journal of Structural Engineering, 138(1):72-80, January 2012. DOI
  14. 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
  15. 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
  16. 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
  17. 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
  18. 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
  19. 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
  20. 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
  21. 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
  22. 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)
  23. 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
  24. Scott, M.H. "Analytical sensitivity of plastic rotations in beam-column elements." Journal of Structural Engineering, 133(9):1341-1345, September 2007. DOI
  25. 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
  26. 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
  27. 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
  28. 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

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Workshop Activities

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


Graduate Students

Zhongliang Xie (Ph.D., expected 2018)
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 2017
CE 585 -- Matrix Structural Analysis
CEM 383 -- Structures II

Winter 2018
None

Spring 2018
CE 537 -- Nonlinear Structural Analysis
CEM 381 -- Structures I

Other Previous Courses
ENGR 211H -- Statics
CE 382 -- Structural Theory II
CE 534 -- Structural Dynamics
CE 588 -- Probability-Based Analysis and Design


Useful Links

OSU Civil Engineering
OSU Canvas
OpenSees
OpenSees PFEM
Latest OpenSees.exe (64-bit)
Latest OpenSeesTk.exe
On the Calculation of eSET Median Scores DOI
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