Research of the University of Nevada, Las Vegas Civil and Environmental Engineering and Construction Department faculty.


Submissions from 2020

Employment and Wage Distribution Investigation in the Construction Industry by Gender, Binit K. Shrestha, Jin Ouk Choi, Pramen P. Shrestha, Jaewon Lim, and Saba Nikkhah Manesh

Framework Development of Performance-Based Striping Maintenance Contracts, Kishor Shrestha and Pramen P. Shrestha

Design-Build Project Performance: Comparison between Commercial Building and Health Care Building Projects, Pramen Shrestha and Medya Fathi

Lessons Learned in Design-Build and Construction-Manager-at-Risk Water and Wastewater Project, Pramen P. Shrestha and Jacimara Batista

Investigation of Legal Issues in Construction-Manager-at-Risk Projects: Case Study of Airport Projects, Pramen P. Shrestha, Brandon Davis, and Ghada M. Gad

Identification of Geotechnical-Related Problems Impacting Cost, Schedule, and Claims on Bridge Construction Projects, Pramen P. Shrestha and Krishna P. Neupane

Tailored Design of Graphitic Biochar for High-Efficiency and Chemical-Free Microwave-Assisted Removal of Refractory Organic Contaminants, Yuqing Sun, Iris K.M. Yu, Daniel C.W. Tsang, Jiajun Fan, James H. Clark, Gang Luo, Shicheng Zhang, Eakalak Khan, and Nigel J.D. Graham

Biofiltration for Treatment of Recent Emerging Contaminants in Water: Current and Future Perspectives, Pumis Thuptimdang, Sumana Siripattanakul-Ratpukdi, Thunyalux Ratpukdi, Atcharaporn Youngwilai, and Eakalak Khan

Effects of Vertical Ground Motion on Seismic Performance of Reinforced Concrete Flat-Plate Buildings, Ying Tian, Xiang Liu, and Sara George

Customised Fabrication of Nitrogen-Doped Biochar for Environmental and Energy Applications, Zhonghao Wan, Yuqing Sun, Daniel C. W. Tsang, Eakalak Khan, Alex C. K. Yip, Yun Hau Ng, Jörg Rinklebe, and Yong Sik Ok

Sustainable Impact of Tartaric Acid as Electron Shuttle on Hierarchical Iron-Incorporated Biochar, Zhongtao Wan, Yuqing Sun, Daniel C.W. Tsang, Eakalak Khan, Shou-Heng Liu, and Xinde Cao

The Roles of Suspended Solids in Persulfate/Fe2+ Treatment of Hydraulic Fracturing Wastewater: Synergistic Interplay of Inherent Wastewater Components, Di Yang, Yuquing Sun, Daniel C. W. Tsang, Deyi Hou, Eakalak Khan, Daniel S. Alessi, Yaoyu Zhao, Jianyu Gong, and Linling Wang

Recent Advances in Photodegradation of Antibiotic Residues in Water, Xiuru Yang, Zhi Chen, Wan Zhao, Chunxi Liu, Xiaoxiao Qian, Ming Zhang, Guoying Wei, Eakalak Khan, Yun Hau Ng, and Yong Sik Ok

Simultaneous Manganese Adsorption and Biotransformation by Streptomyces Violarus Strain SBP1 Cell-Immobilized Biochar, Atcharaporn Youngwilai, Pinit Kidkhunthod, Nichada Jearanaikoon, Jitrin Chaiprapa, Nontipa Supanchaiyamat, Andrew J. Hunt, Yuvarat Ngernyen, Thunyalux Ratpukdi, Eakalak Khan, and Sumana Siripattanakul-Ratpukdi


Effect of Corner Shape on Hydraulic Performance of One-Cycle Rectangular Labyrinth Weirs, Omed S.Q. Yousif and Moses Karakouzian

Evaluating Biochar and its Modifications for the Removal of Ammonium, Nitrate, and Phosphate in Water, Ming Zhang, Ge Song, Danielle I. Gelardi, Longbin Huang, Eakalak Khan, Ondrej Masek, Sanjai J. Parikh, and Yong-Sik Ok

Evaluating Biochar and Its Modifications for the Removal of Ammonium, Nitrate, and Phosphate in Water, Ming Zhang, Ge Song, Danielle L. Gelardi, Longbin Huang, Eakalak Khan, Ondřej Mašek, Sanjai J. Parikh, and Yong Sik Ok

Cyclic Behavior of Double-Skin Composite Walls with Flat and Corrugated Faceplates, Qiuhong Zhao, Yikang Li, and Ying Tian

Cyclic Behavior of Corrugated Double-Skin Composite Walls with Different Aspect Ratios, Qiuhong Zhao, Yikang Li, Ying Tian, and Zhongxian Li

Submissions from 2019

Iron Turning Waste Media for Treating Endosulfan and Heptachlor Contaminated Water, Tauqeer Abbas, Tanush Wadhawan, Asad Khan, John McEvoy, and Eakalak Khan


GIS Framework for Spatiotemporal Mapping of Urban Flooding, Sayed Joinal Hossain Abedin and Haroon Stephen

Relating Urbanization and Irrigation Water Demand in Gujranwala District of Pakistan, Abhusan Achhami, Sajjad Ahmad, and Haroon Stephen

Evaluating the Sustainability of Indirect Potable Reuse and Direct Potable Reuse: A Southern Nevada Case Study, Sajjad Ahmad, Cory Dow, Krystyna Stave, and Daniel Gerrity


A Dynamic Quantitative Microbial Risk Assessment for Norovirus in Potable Reuse System, Erfaneh Amoueyan, Sajjad Ahmad, Joseph N.S. Eisenberg, and Daniel Gerrity

Equivalency of Indirect and Direct Potable Reuse Paradigms Based on a Quantitative Microbial Risk Assessment Framework, Erfaneh Amoueyan, Yongsheng He, Hongjie Wu, Chuanwei Zhu, Shichun Huang, and Jian Huang