Technical Reports

Aute, V., Radermacher, R., Zhang, M. and Ayyub, B. M., Statistical Sampling of HVAC Product Performance, AHRI Project 5002, 2013.
Ayyub, B. M., and de Souza, G. F., Addendum to Structural Life Assessment of Ship Hulls (SLASH): Use of Conditional Expectation for Reliability Assessment, Considering the Effect of Corrosion on Fatigue and Prediction of Crack Growth Distribution, U. S. Coast Guard Naval Architecture Branch, Engineering Logistic Center, Baltimore, MD, 2012.
Ayyub, B. M., and de Souza, G. F., Structural Life Assessment of Ship Hulls (SLASH): Fracture Mechanics, U. S. Coast Guard Naval Architecture Branch, Engineering Logistic Center, Baltimore, MD, 2012.
Ayyub, B. M., McGill, W. L., Structural Fatigue Reliability Assessment of the USCG National Security Cutter, U. S. Coast Guard Naval Architecture Branch, Engineering Logistic Center, Baltimore, MD, February 2008.
Ayyub, B. M., Kamal, H. A., Abdullah, W., A Risk Analysis Methodology of Land Subsidence in Kuwait, An Interim Report, Building and Energy Technologies Department, Kuwait Institute for Scientific Research, Kuwait, January 2008.
Ayyub, B. M., McGill, W. L., Fatigue Life Assessment of Ship Structures (FLASH), U. S. Coast Guard Naval Architecture Branch, Engineering Logistic Center, Baltimore, MD, November 2007.
Ayyub, B. M., Reclassification and Risk-Based Compliance: Risk-Based Compliance Assessment Models for Personal Flotation Devices (Risk-Comp-PFDs), Personal Flotation Device Manufacturer Association (PFDMA), Underwriters Laboratories (UL), and Product Assurance Division, Office of Boating Safety United States Coast Guard, Washington, D.C., November 2007.
Ayyub, B. M., Reclassification and Risk-Based Compliance: Expert Opinion Elicitation of Performance of Personal Flotation Devices, Personal Flotation Device Manufacturer Association (PFDMA), Underwriters Laboratories (UL), and Product Assurance Division, Office of Boating Safety United States Coast Guard, Washington, D.C., November 2007.
Ayyub, B. M., and Kaminskiy, M., Reclassification and Risk-Based Compliance: Statistical Analysis of Performance Tests of Personal Flotation Devices, Personal Flotation Device Manufacturer Association (PFDMA), and Product Assurance Division, Office of Boating Safety United States Coast Guard, Washington, D.C., August 2007.
Ayyub, B. M., et al., Depth-Damage Relationships of Nonresidential Content for the American River Watershed and the Folsom Dam, Sacramento, California, Technical Report, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Sacramento District, CA, April 2007.
Ayyub, B. M., Development of the Technical Basis for the Reclassification of Personal Flotation Devices: The Vision, Boating Safety at the U. S. Coast Guard, Washington, DC, 2006.
Ayyub, B. M., (Lead Risk Analyst and FoRTE Model Development), et al., Volume VIII, Risks of Hurricane Protection Systems: Model Development for New Orleans and S.E. Louisiana, U. S. Army Corps of Engineers, Washington, DC, 2006. https://ipet.wes.army.mil/  
Ayyub, B. M., and McGill, W. L., Critical Asset & Portfolio Risk Assessment (CAPRA) Methodology: Sniper Case Study, SRA International for the Metropolitan Washington Council of Governments, Washington, DC, 2006.
Ayyub, B. M., and McGill, W. L., Critical Asset & Portfolio Risk Assessment (CAPRA) Methodology: Chesapeak Bay Bridge, Maryland Emergency Management Agency, Office of Homeland Security, Annapolis, MD, 2006.
Ayyub, B. M., and McGill, W. L., Critical Asset & Portfolio Risk Assessment (CAPRA) Methodology: Comcast Center Case Study, Maryland Emergency Management Agency, Office of Homeland Security, Annapolis, MD, 2006.
Ayyub, B. M., and McGill, W. L., Critical Asset & Portfolio Risk Assessment (CAPRA) Methodology: Maryland Emergency Management Agency Facilities Center Case Study, Maryland Emergency Management Agency, Office of Homeland Security, Annapolis, MD, 2006.
Ayyub, B. M., Risk Analysis of Transdermal Drug Delivery Systems, Food and Drug Administration, Center for Drug Evaluation and Research, Office of Pharmaceutical Science, Rockville, MD, 2005.
Ayyub, B. M., Homeland Security Specific Systems, Vulnerabilities, and Tradeoffs for Protection, Homeland Security Institute, Department of Homeland Security, Washington, DC, 2005.
Ayyub, B. M., McGill, W. L., Kaminskiy, M. P., State of Maryland Guide for the Protection of Critical Infrastructure and Key Resources for Homeland Security, Volume 1: Critical Asset & Portfolio Risk Assessment (CAPRA) Methodology, Maryland Emergency Management Agency, Office of Homeland Security, Annapolis, MD, 2005.
Sylwester, E., McGarvey, D., Vinch, P., Seitz, J., Davis, S. Y., Turner, R., and Ayyub, B. M., Risk Assessment Regulations, Requirements, Standards, Guides, and Practices: Risk Assessment Standards, Homeland Security Institute, Department of Homeland Security, Washington, DC, 2005.
Sylwester, E., McGarvey, D., Vinch, P., Seitz, J., Davis, S. Y., Turner, R., and Ayyub, B. M., Penal System Inmate Risk Assessment Summary: A Review of Current Inmate Risk Assessment Practices in the United States Penal System, Homeland Security Institute, Department of Homeland Security, Washington, DC, 2005.
Sylwester, E., McGarvey, D., Vinch, P., Seitz, J., Davis, S. Y., Turner, R., and Ayyub, B. M., Risk Assessment Regulations, Requirements, Standards, Guides, and Practices: National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) Experiences, Homeland Security Institute, Department of Homeland Security, Washington, DC, 2005.
Sylwester, E., McGarvey, D., Vinch, P., Seitz, J., Davis, S. Y., Turner, R., and Ayyub, B. M., Risk Assessment and Management at the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission: A review of Current Practices, Homeland Security Institute, Department of Homeland Security, Washington, DC, 2005.
Ayyub, B. M., Kaminskiy, M. P., Scouras, J., and Colletti, B. W., Risk Representation for Homeland Security Applications, Homeland Security Institute, Department of Homeland Security, Washington, DC, 2005.
Ayyub, B. M., and Kaminskiy, M. P., “Appendix B. Precursor Event Analysis” in the Homeland Security Risk Assessment, Volume I: Appendices of Methods, Techniques, and Tools, Homeland Security Institute, Department of Homeland Security, Washington, DC, 2005.
Scouras, J. Cummings, M. C., McGarvey, D. C., Newport, R. A., Vinch, P. M., Weitekamp, M. R., Colletti, B. W., Parnell, G. S., Dillon-Merrill, R. L., Liebe, R. M.,  Smith, G. R., Ayyub, B. M., and Kaminskiy, M. P., Homeland Security Risk Assessment, Volume II: Appendices of Methods, Techniques, and Tools, Homeland Security Institute, Department of Homeland Security, Washington, DC, 2005.
Scouras, J. Cummings, M. C., McGarvey, D. C., Newport, R. A., Vinch, P. M., Weitekamp, M. R., Colletti, B. W., Parnell, G. S., Dillon-Merrill, R. L., Liebe, R. M.,  Smith, G. R., Ayyub, B. M., and Kaminskiy, M. P., Homeland Security Risk Assessment, Volume I: An Illustrative Framework, Homeland Security Institute, Department of Homeland Security, Washington, DC, 2005.
Ayyub, B. M., and Foster, J., “Risk Assessment for Dam Safety Assurance,” Draft Engineering Regulations, U. S. Army Corps of Engineers, Washington, DC, 2005, 60 pages.
Ayyub, B. M., and Foster, J., “Portfolio Risk Analysis for Screening,” Draft Engineering Technical Letter (ETL), U. S. Army Corps of Engineers, Washington, DC, 2005, 20 pages.
Ayyub, B. M., “Methodology for Developing Predictive Models for Flood Damage to Roads,” Final Report, Institute for Water Resources, U. S. Army Corps of Engineers, Washington, DC, 2004, 54 pages.
Ayyub, B.M., Gupta, A., Assakkaf, I., Shah, N., Kotwicki, P., Avrithi K., 2007, “Development of Reliability-Based Load and Resistance Factor Design (LRFD) Methods for Piping,” ASME Report CRTD-86, ASME Research Task Force on the Development of Reliability-Based Load and Resistance Factor Design (LRFD) Methods for Piping, ASME, Washington, DC, 161 pages.
Ayyub, B. M., Jones, J. W., Nickell, R. E., Sloane, B. D., Perdue, R., Moore, D., Fuller, B., Peerenboom, J., and Skidmore, W., “Risk Analysis and Management for Critical Asset Protection,” Draft Guidance, ASME, ITI, LLC for the U. S. Department of Homeland Security, Washington, DC, 2004, 200 pages.
Ayyub, B. M., and Kamainskiy, M., “Simulation-based Assessment of the Dynamic Capsize of Intact Naval Vessels,” NSWC-CD, U. S. Navy, Washington, DC, 2003, 35 pages.
Kendrick, A., Ayyub, B. M., and Assakkaf, I. “The Effects of Fabrication Tolerances on the Fatigue Performance of Welded Details,” Naval Sea System Command, U. S. Navy, Ship Structure Committee, SR-1428, 2003, 80 pages.
Ayyub, B. M., Blair, A. N., Foster, J., “Consequence Assessment of Operating Barges in Locks with Deteriorated Walls Using Expert Opinion Elicitation,” U. S. Army Corps of Engineers, Washington, DC, 2003, 60 pages.
Ayyub, B. M., and Kaminskiy, M., “Safety Analysis of Personal Watercrafts and Their Off-throttle Steering Control System,” U. S. Coast Guard, Washington, DC, 2003, 50 pages.
Kaminskiy, M., and Ayyub, B. M., “Early identification of Reliability Concerns,” The Ford Motor Company, MI, 2003, 60 pages.
Ayyub, B. M., Blair, A. N., and Davis, S. A., “Uncertainty Analysis of the Corps of Engineers Floodplain Inventory Tool Flood Damage Assessment Model,” The Institute for Water Resources, U. S. Army Corps of Engineers, Washington, DC, 2003, 60 pages.
Ayyub, B. M., “A Plan for Dynamic Loss-of-Stability Risk Assessment and Risk-based Design of Intact Naval Vessels,” NSWC-CD, U. S. Navy, Washington, DC, 2003, 30 pages.
Ayyub, B. M., and Tang, Z., “Experimental Validation of Electric-Current Distribution in Water Bodies,” U. S. Coast Guard, Washington, DC, 2003, 25 pages.
Ayyub, B. M., Lead author and Editor, “Reliability-Based Optimization of Structural Design Guidelines for Naval Surface Ships,” NAVSEA, U. S. Navy, 2003, about 350 pages.
Ayyub, B.M., Blair, A. N., and Patev, R. C., “Expert-Opinion Elicitation for the Risk Analysis of Design-Improvement Alternatives to the Lindy C. Boggs Lock and Dam,” Vicksburg District, U. S. Army Corps of Engineers, Report ERDC/ITL TR-02-2, 2002, 52 pages. http://libweb.wes.army.mil/uhtbin/hyperion/ITL-TR-02-2.pdf
Ayyub, B.M., Blair, A. N., and Patev, R. C., “Risk Analysis of Design-Improvement Alternatives to the Lindy C. Boggs Lock and Dam,” Vicksburg District, U. S. Army Corps of Engineers, Report ERDC/ITL TR-02-1, 2002, 39 pages. http://libweb.wes.army.mil/uhtbin/hyperion/ITL-TR-02-1.pdf 
Ayyub, B. M., Assakkaf, I. A., and Mattei, N. J., “Load and Resistance Factor Design (LRFD) Rules as Performance-Based Design Criteria for Surface Ships Reliability-based Load and Resistance Factor Design Rules,” submitted to the Gulf Coast Region Maritime Technology Center, University of New Orleans, 2002, 124 pages.
Ayyub, B. M., Assakkaf, I. A., and Mattei, N. J., “Load and Resistance Factor Design (LRFD) Rules as Performance-Based Design Criteria for Surface Ships: Part III. Fatigue and Fracture,” submitted to the Gulf Coast Region Maritime Technology Center, University of New Orleans, 2002, 120 pages.
Ayyub, B.M., “Appendices to Follow-Up Service Procedure: Quality Assurance for Manufacturing of Personal Flotation Devices: Near-Shore Buoyant Vests, Marine (Type II),” Final Report, prepared for U.S. Coast Guard, Office of Design and Engineering Standards, Lifesaving and Fire Safety Standards Division, Washington, DC, 2002, 123 pages.
Ayyub, B.M., “Quality Assurance for Manufacturing Personal Flotation Devices,” Final Report, prepared for U.S. Coast Guard, Office of Design and Engineering Standards, Lifesaving and Fire Safety Standards Division, Washington, DC, 2002, 123 pages.
Ayyub, B.M., “Risk-Based Compliance Assessment Models for Personal Flotation Devices: Beta Testing, Calibration, and Data Collection,” Final Report, prepared for U.S. Coast Guard, Office of Design and Engineering Standards, Lifesaving and Fire Safety Standards Division, Washington, DC, 2002, 123 pages.
Ayyub, B.M., “Risk-Based Compliance Assessment Models for Personal Flotation Devices,” Final Report, prepared for U.S. Coast Guard, Office of Design and Engineering Standards, Lifesaving and Fire Safety Standards Division, Washington, DC, 2002, 32 pages.
Ayyub, B.M., Akpan, U. O., Rushton, P. A., Koko, T. S., Ross, J., and Lua, J., “Risk-Informed Inspection of Marine Vessels,” Ship Structure Committee Report, SR-1427, U.S. Coast Guard, NTIS, Washington, D.C., 2002, 145 pages.
Ayyub, B.M., and Dinovitzer, A., “Life Expectancy Assessment of Ship Structures,” Ship Structure Committee Report, SR-1396, U.S. Coast Guard, NTIS, Washington, D.C., 2002, 136 pages.
Ayyub, B. M., Blair, A. N., Davis, S. A., Verification and Validation of the Corps of Engineers Floodplain Inventory Tool Flood Damage Assessment Model: Preliminary Assessment of CEFIT Flood Damage Model, The Institute for Water Resources, U. S. Army Corps of Engineers, Washington, DC, 2001, 60 pages.
Ayyub, B. M., Lead author and Editor, Reliability-Based Structural Design Guidelines for Naval Surface Ships, NAVSEA, U. S. Navy, 2001, 250 pages.
Ayyub, B. M., Koko, K. S., Akpan, U. O., and Rushton, P. A., Risk-Based Maintenance Management System for Ship Structure, NAVSEA, U. S. Navy, 2001, 180 pages.
Ayyub, B. M., Kaminskiy, M., Menon, B., Koko, K. S., and Akpan, U. O., Probabilistic Vertical & Lateral Primary Bending Loads for a Weight-Optimized Structural Design of CVN(X), NAVSEA, U. S. Navy, 2001, 200 pages.
Ayyub, B. M., Assakkaf, I., Basu, R., Koko, K. S., Watts, J., and Akpan, U. O., Development of Design and Fabrication Guidelines of Doubler Plates for Permanent Repair of Ship Structure, NAVSEA, U. S. Navy, 2001, 166 pages.
Ayyub, B. M., Assakkaf, I. A., and Mattei, N. J., “Load and Resistance Factor Design (LRFD) Rules as Performance-Based Design Criteria for Surface Ships: Part II. Unstiffened, Stiffened, and Gross Panels,” submitted to the Gulf Coast Region Maritime Technology Center, University of New Orleans, 2001.
Ayyub, B.M., and Wlicox, R. “A Risk-based Compliance Approval Process for Personal Flotation Devices: Recommended Models,” Final Report, prepared for U.S. Coast Guard, Office of Design and Engineering Standards, Lifesaving and Fire Safety Standards Division, Washington, DC, 2001.
Sieve, M. W., Kihl, D. P., and Ayyub, B. M., Fatigue Design Guidance for Surface Ships, CARDEROCKDIV-U-SSM-65- / Sep. 2000, Naval Surface Warfare Center, Carderock Division, NAVSEA, U. S., Navy, 64 pages.
Hess, P., Ayyub, B.M., and Knight, D., “Failure Definition for Structural Reliability Assessment,” Ship Structure Committee Report SR-1383, U.S. Coast Guard, NTIS, Washington, D.C., 2000, 52 pages.
Ayyub, B.M., Akpan, U. O., De Souza, G. F., Koko, T. S., and Luo, X., “Risk-based Life Cycle Management of Ship Structures,” Ship Structure Committee Report SR-1407, USCG, NTIS, Washington, D.C., 2000,.
Ayyub, B. M., Assakkaf, I. A., and Mattei, N. J., “Load and Resistance Factor Design (LRFD) Rules as Performance-Based Design Criteria for Surface Ships: Part I. Hull Girder Bending,” submitted to the Gulf Coast Region Maritime Technology Center, University of New Orleans, 2000, 130 pages.
Ayyub, B.M. (Lead Contributor), and Authors: Ayyub, B.M., Baecher, G., and Johnson, P., “Risk Methods for the Assessment of Dam Safety,” U. S. Army Corps of Engineers, 2000, about 200 pages.
Ayyub, B.M., and Moser, D., “Economic Consequence Assessment of Floods in the Feather River Basin of California Using Expert-Opinion Elicitation,” Institute for Water Resources, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Final Report, 2000, 55 pages.
Ayyub, B.M., “A Practical Guide on Conducting Expert-Opinion Elicitation of Probabilities and Consequences for Corps Facilities,” Institute for Water Resources, USACE, Report, 2000.
Ayyub, B.M., “Methods for Expert-Opinion Elicitation of Probabilities and Consequences for Corps Facilities,” Institute for Water Resources, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Final Report, 2000, 110 pages.
Ayyub, B.M., Eloseily, and K., Patev, R.C., “Reliability Assessment of Pile Groups (RCPGA): Loss of Support and Barge Impact,” U.S. Army Engineer Waterways Experiment Station, Vicksburg, MS, Final Report, January 2000, about 100 pages.
Ayyub, B.M., and Assakkaf, I., “Development of LRFD Rules for Naval Surface Ship Structures: Reliability-based Load and Resistance Factor Design Rules, Part V – Revised Partial Safety Factors,” Naval Surface Warfare Center, Carderock Division, U. S. Navy, 1999, about 64 pages.
Ayyub, B.M., and Assakkaf, I., “LRFD Rules for Naval Surface Ship Structures: Reliability-based Load and Resistance Factor Design Rules,” Naval Surface Warfare Center, Carderock Division, U. S. Navy, 1999.
Ayyub, B.M., and Wlicox, R. “A Risk-based Compliance Approval Process for Personal Flotation Devices,” Final Report, prepared for U.S. Coast Guard, Office of Design and Engineering Standards, Lifesaving and Fire Safety Standards Division, Washington, DC, 1999, 165 pages.
Ayyub, B.M., “Cost-Benefit Analysis of Risk-Informed Design of Structural Systems,” White Paper, Center For Research and Technology Development, Risk-Informed Technology Research Committee, ASME, Washington DC Office, 15 pages.
Ayyub, B.M., Kaminskiy, M., and Moser, D., “Reliability Analysis and Assessment of Hydropower Equipment – Addendum,” Institute for Water Resources, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Final Report, 1999.
Ayyub, B.M., and Bender, W. J., “Assessment of the Construction Feasibility of the Mobile Offshore Base – Part IV: Constructability Guidelines,” Office of Naval Research, U. S. Navy, Final Report, 1999, 21 pages.
Ayyub, B.M., Bender, W. J., and Blair, A. N., “Assessment of the Construction Feasibility of the Mobile Offshore Base – Part III: Construction Risk Analysis,” Office of Naval Research, U. S. Navy, Report, 1999.
Ayyub, B.M., Bender, W. J., and Blair, A. N., “Assessment of the Construction Feasibility of the Mobile Offshore Base – Part II: Construction Systems Definition,” Office of Naval Research, U. S. Navy, Final Report, 1999, 121 pages.
Ayyub, B.M., and Bender, W. J., “Assessment of the Construction Feasibility of the Mobile Offshore Base – Part I: Risk-Informed Assessment Methodology,” Office of Naval Research, U. S. Navy, Final Report, 1999.
Ayyub, B.M., Assakkaf, I., Popescu, C., and Karaszewski, Z., “Methodology and Guidelines for Risk-Informed Analysis for the Engine Room Arrangement Model,” Naval Surface Warfare Center, Carderock Division, U. S. Navy, Final Report, 1998, about 300 pages.
Ayyub, B.M., lead author, et al, “A Plan for the Development of a Risk-based Compliance Approval Process for Personal Flotation Devices,” USCG, ASME, Final Report, 1998, about 200 pages.
Ayyub, B. M., and Popescu, C., “Web-based Structural Reliability Assessment (WSTAR),” U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Headquarters, Washington, DC, Final Report, December 1998, about 60 pages.
Ayyub, B. M., and Popescu, C., “Web-based System Reliability Assessment (WSTAR): Fault Tree Analysis (FTA),” U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Headquarters, Washington, DC, Final Report, December 1998.
Ayyub, B.M., and Eloseily, K., “Reliability Assessment of Pile Groups (RCPGF),” U.S. Army Engineer Waterways Experiment Station, Vicksburg, MS, Final Report, December 1998, about 60 pages.
Ayyub, B.M., and Assakkaf, I., “Development of LRFD Rules for Naval Surface Ship Structures: Reliability-based Load and Resistance Factor Design Rules, Part IV – Fatigue,” Naval Surface Warfare Center, Carderock Division, U. S. Navy, 1999, about 150 pages.
Ayyub, B.M., and Assakkaf, I., “LRFD Rules for Naval Surface Ship Structures: Reliability-based Load and Resistance Factor Design Rules, Part IV – Fatigue,” Naval Surface Warfare Center, Carderock Division, U. S. Navy, 1998, 25 pages.
Ayyub, B.M., Assakkaf, I., Atua, K., Engle, A., Hess, P., Karaszewski, Z., Kihl, D., Melton, W., Sielski, R.A., Sieve, M., Waldman, J., and White, G. J. Reliability-based Design of Ship Structures: Current Practice and Emerging Technologies, Research Report to the US Coast Guard, SNAME, T & R Report R-53, 1998.
Balkey, K.R., Simonen, F.A., Gold, J., Ayyub, B.M., Abramson, L., Vic Chapman, O.J., Gore, B.F., Harris, D.O., Mauney, D., McNeill, A., Phillips, J.H., Siu, N., Smith, H., Smith, L., Tomes, C.A., and Vo, T.V., “Risk-Based Inspection – Development of Guidelines, Volume 2 – Part 2 Light Water Reactor Nuclear Power Plant Components,” CRTD – Vol. 20-4, ASME, 1998, 140 pages.
Ayyub, B.M., and Schmidt, M., Edited and Revised the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission NUREG 0492 “Fault Tree Handbook, by D. F. Haasl and N. H. Roberts,” ASME, 1998.
Ayyub, B.M. (Lead Contributor), and Authors: Ayyub, B.M., Baecher, G., and Johnson, P., “Guidelines for Risk-Based Assessment of Dam Safety,” Draft Engineering Pamphlet, U. S. Army Corps of Engineers, 1998, about 100 pages.
Ayyub, B.M., Assakkaf, I., and Atua, K., “Development of LRFD Rules for Naval Surface Ship Structures: Reliability-based Load and Resistance Factor Design Rules, Part III – Stiffened and Gross Panels,” Naval Surface Warfare Center, Carderock Division, U. S. Navy, 1998, about 400 pages.
Ayyub, B.M., Assakkaf, I., and Atua, K., “LRFD Rules for Naval Surface Ship Structures: Reliability-based Load and Resistance Factor Design Rules, Part III – Stiffened and Gross Panels,” Naval Surface Warfare Center, Carderock Division, U. S. Navy, 1998, 36 pages.
Ayyub, B.M., and Assakkaf, I., “Development of LRFD Rules for Naval Surface Ship Structures: Reliability-based Load and Resistance Factor Design Rules, Part II – Unstiffened Panels,” Naval Surface Warfare Center, Carderock Division, U. S. Navy, 1997, about 600 pages.
Ayyub, B.M., and Assakkaf, I., “LRFD Rules for Naval Surface Ship Structures: Reliability-based Load and Resistance Factor Design Rules, Part II – Unstiffened Panels,” Naval Surface Warfare Center, Carderock Division, U. S. Navy, 1997, 28 pages.
Ayyub, B.M., and Atua, K., “Development of LRFD Rules for Naval Surface Ship Structures: Reliability-based Load and Resistance Factor Design Rules, Part I – Hull Girder Bending,” Naval Surface Warfare Center, Carderock Division, U. S. Navy, 1996, about 300 pages.
Ayyub, B.M., and Atua, K., “LRFD Rules for Naval Surface Ship Structures: Reliability-based Load and Resistance Factor Design Rules, Part I – Hull Girder Bending,” Naval Surface Warfare Center, Carderock Division, U. S. Navy, 1996, 21 pages.
Ayyub, B.M., and Assakkaf, I., “Risk-based Analysis of Low Speed Diesel Systems for the Engine Room Arrangement Model,” Naval Surface Warfare Center, Carderock Division, U. S. Navy, 1998.
Ayyub, B.M., Eloseily, K., Patev, R.C., and Leggett, M.A., “Reliability Assessment of Pile Groups (RCPGA),” U.S. Army Engineer Waterways Experiment Station, Vicksburg, MS, Final Report for Contract DACW39-96-K-0046, March 1996, 60 pages.
Ayyub, B.M., “Guidelines for Probabilistic Risk Analysis of Marine Systems,” U. S. Coast Guard, 1997, 83 pages.
Ayyub, B.M., Karaszewski, Z., Harris, D., Perdue, R., Balkey, K., and White, G.J., “Proceedings of the Workshop on Applications of Risk-based Technologies to US Coast Guard Systems,” ASME, expected 1997, about 50 pages.
Ayyub, B.M., Riley, B.C., and Hoge, M.T., “Expert Elicitation of Unsatisfactory-performance Probabilities and Consequences for Civil Works Facilities,” Pittsburgh District, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Final Report for Contract DACW95-96-M-0284, 1996, 100 pages.
Ayyub, B.M., Kaminskiy, M., and Moser, D., “Reliability Analysis and Assessment of Hydropower Equipment,” Institute for Water Resources, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Final Report for Contract USDA-CSRS-95-COOP-2-1792, 1996, about 85 pages.
Hess, P.E., and Ayyub, B.M., “Uncertainties in Geometric Strength Properties of Ships,” CARDEROCKDIV-U-SSM-65-96 Technical Report, the Carderock Division of the Naval Surface Warfare Center of U.S. Navy, Survivability, Structures and Materials Directorate, 1997, 92 pages.
Bruchman, D.D., and Ayyub, B.M., “Uncertainties in Mechanical Strength Properties of Ship Grade Steel,” CARDEROCKDIV-U-SSM-65-96 Technical Report, the Carderock Division of the Naval Surface Warfare Center of U.S. Navy, Survivability, Structures and Materials Directorate, 1997, 77 pages.
Ayyub, B.M., Chao, R.-J., Patev, R.C., and Leggett, M.A., “Reliability and Stability Assessment of Concrete Gravity Structures (RCSLIDE),” U.S. Army Engineer Waterways Experiment Station, Vicksburg, MS, Final Report for Contract DACW39-95-K-0026, 1996, 50 pages.
Ayyub, B.M., M., Patev, R.C., and Leggett, M.A., “Loading Cycles for the Fatigue Reliability Analysis of Miter Gates for the Upper Mississippi and Ohio Rivers,” U.S. Army Engineer Waterways Experiment Station, Vicksburg, MS, Final Report for Contract DACW39-95-K-0028, 1996, 350 pages.
Mansour, A.E., Ayyub, B.M., White, G.J., Wirsching, P.H., “Probability-Based Ship Design – Implementation of Design Guidelines of Ships: A Demonstration,” Ship Structures Committee, U.S. Coast Guard, Final Report for Contract DTCG23-94-C-E01026, SR-1345, NTIS, Washington, D.C., 1996, 200 pages.
Ayyub, B.M., Muhanna, R., and Bruchman, D.D., “Uncertainty in Marine Structural Strength due to Variability in Geometry and Material Properties,” CARDEROCKDIV-U-SSM-65-96 Technical Report, the Carderock Division of the Naval Surface Warfare Center of U.S. Navy, Survivability, Structures and Materials Directorate, 1996, 90 pages.
Ayyub, B.M., Chao, R.-J., Bruchman, D.D., and Adamchak, J.C., “Reliability Assessment of Hull-girder Bending of Naval Vessels,” CARDEROCKDIV-U-SSM-65-95/38 Technical Report, the Carderock Division of the Naval Surface Warfare Center of U.S. Navy, Survivability, Structures and Materials Directorate, 1996.
Ayyub, B.M., “Reliability Analysis of Inflation Devices of Life Rafts,” Naval Sea System Command, U.S. Navy, Crystal City, VA, 1995, 70 pages.
Ayyub, B.M., “Reliability Analysis of Inflation Devices of Mark 6 Life Rafts,” Carderock Division of the Naval Surface Warfare Center and the Naval Sea System Command, U.S. Navy, Crystal City, VA, 1994.
Balkey, K.R., Abramson, L., Ayyub, B.M., Vic Chapman, O.J., Gore, B.F., Harris, D.O., Karydas, D., Mauney, D.A., Phillips, J.H., Simonen, F.A., Smith, H., Smith, L.G., Tomes, C.A., and Vo, T.V., “Risk-Based Inspection – Development of Guidelines, Volume 3 – Fossil Fuel-Fired Electric Power Generating Station Applications,” CRTD – Vol. 20-3, ASME, Washington, DC, 1994, 177 pages.
Ayyub, B.M., Kaminskiy, M., Patev, R.C., and Leggett, M.A., “Loading Cycles for the Fatigue Reliability Analysis of Miter Gates,” U.S. Army Engineer Waterways Experiment Station, Vicksburg, MS, Final Report for Contract DACW39-94-M-5483, 1994, about 80 pages.
Ayyub, B.M., Aggour, M.S., Patev, R.C., and Leggett, M.A.”Evaluation of Current Data Collection Strategies for the Reliability Analysis of Civil Works Structures,” U.S. Army Engineer Waterways Experiment Station, Vicksburg, MS, Final Report for Contract DACW39-94-M-5497, 1994, 36 pages.
Hess, P.E., Nikolaidis, E., Ayyub, B.M., and Hughes, O.F., “Uncertainty in Marine Structural Strength with Application to Compressive Failure of Longitudinally Stiffened Panels,” CARDEROCKDIV-U-SSM-65-94/07 Technical Report, the Carderock Division of the Naval Surface Warfare Center of U.S. Navy, Survivability, Structures and Materials Directorate, November 1994, 63 pages.
Hughes, O.F., Nikolaidis, E., Ayyub, B.M., White, G.J., and Hess, P.E., “Uncertainty in Strength Models for Marine Structures,” Ship Structures Committee, U.S. Coast Guard, Final Report for Contract DTCG23-92-E01089, SSC-375, NTIS # PB95-126819, Washington, D.C., 1994, 129 pages.
Ayyub, B.M., and Chao, R.-J., “Probability Distributions for Reliability-Based Design of Ship Structures,” CARDEROCKDIV-U-SSM-65-94/12 Technical Report, the Carderock Division of the Naval Surface Warfare Center of U.S. Navy, Survivability, Structures and Materials Directorate, December 1994, 133 pages.
Ayyub, B.M., “Methodology for the Development of Reliability-Based Design Criteria for Surface Ship Structures,” CARDEROCKDIV-U-SSM-66-94/01 Technical Report, the Carderock Division of the Naval Surface Warfare Center of U.S. Navy, Ship Structures and Materials Directorate, 1994, 52 pages.
Ayyub, B.M., “Handbook for Risk-Based Plant Integrity,” Chevron Research and Technology Company, Richmond, CA, 1993, 250 pages.
Nikolaidis, E., Ayyub, B.M., Hughes, O., and White, G.J., “Reliability-Based Design of Ship Structures,” Ship Structures Committee, U.S. Coast Guard, Washington, D.C., 1992, 80 pages.
Ayyub, B.M., and White, G.J., “A Plan for the Evaluation of Alternative Vessel-Tank Visual Inspection Practices,” U.S. Coast Guard, Groton, CT, 1992, 35 pages.
White, G.J., and Ayyub, B.M., “A Probabilistic-Based Methodology for Including Corrosion in the Structural Life Assessment of Marine Structures,” USNA Division of Engineering and Weapons, Report Number EW-04-92, US Naval Academy, Annapolis, MD, February 1992, 23 pages.
Ayyub, B.M., “Experimental Design and Evaluation of the Emergency Escape Devices Onboard Ships,” The Naval Sea System Command, SEA 55X, the U.S. Navy, Crystal City, VA, 1992, 55 pages.
Balkey, K.R., Ayyub, B.M., Vic Chapman, O.J., Gore, B.F., Harris, D.O., Phillips, J.H., Krishnan, F.A., Karydas, D., Simonen, F.A., Smith, H., and Vo, T.V., “Risk-Based Inspection – Development of Guidelines, Volume 2 – Part 1 Light Water Reactor Nuclear Power Plant Components,” CRTD – Vol. 20-2, ASME, also NUREG/GR – 0005 Vol. 2 – Part 1 by Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Washington, DC, 1993, 130 pages.
Balkey, K.R., Ayyub, B.M., Vic Chapman, O.J., Gore, B.F., Harris, D.O., Karydas, D., Simonen, F.A., and Smith, H., “Risk-Based Inspection – Development of Guidelines, Volume 1 – General Document,” CRTD – Vol. 20-1, ASME, also NUREG/GR – 0005 Vol. 1 by Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Washington, DC, 1991, 200 p.
Ayyub, B.M., White, G.J., Bell-Wright, T. F., and Purcell, E.S., “Reliability-Based Comparative Life Expectancy Assessment of Point-Class Patrol Boat Hull Structure,” Final Report, U.S. Coast Guard R&D Center, Avery Point, Groton, CT, 1990, 165 pages.
Schelling, D.R., Ayyub, B.M. and Hassan, M., “Analysis of Deck Inspection Results of the Johns Falls Expressway,” Report to the Interstate Division of Baltimore City and Wilson T. Ballard, Inc., 1989, 70 pages.
Bernold, L., Chang, P.C. and Ayyub, B.M., “The Feasibility of Using Welded Steel Mesh in Bridge Decks – Construction and Management Assessment,” Final Report to the Maryland State Highway Administration, September 1989, 49 pages.
Chang, P.C., Ayyub, B.M. and Yi, X., “The Feasibility of Using Welded Steel Mesh in Bridge Decks – Finite Element Predictions,” Report to the Maryland State Highway Administration, September 1989, 183 pages.
Al-Mutairi, N., Ayyub, B.M. and Chang, P.C., “The Feasibility of Using Welded Steel Mesh in Bridge Decks – Structural Evaluation and Testing,” Final Report to the Maryland State Highway Administration, September 1989, 440 pages.
Ayyub, B.M., White, G.J., Bell-Wright, T. F., and Purcell, E.S., “Reliability-Based Comparative Life Expectancy Assessment of Patrol Boat Hull Structures,” DTCG39-89-C-80807 Final Report, U.S. Coast Guard R&D Center, Avery Point, Groton, CT. Report No. CG-D-02-90, National Technical Information Service, Springfield, VA, 1989, 175 pages.
ACI Committee 348 on Structural Safety (B.M. Ayyub, committee member), Long-Term Serviceability of Concrete Structures, ACI Publication SP-117, Editor Anis Farah, American Concrete Institute, Detroit, Michigan, 1989, 284 pages.
Ayyub, B.M., and White, G.J., “Life Expectancy Assessment and Durability of the Island Class Patrol Boat Hull Structure,” U.S. Coast Guard R&D Center, Avery Point, Groton, CT. 1988, 100 pages.
Ayyub, B.M., Sohn, Y.G., and Saadatmanesh, H., “Static Strength of Prestressed Composite Girders,” Final Report to the National Science Foundation, Grant No. CEE-8413204, 1988, 600 pages.
Ayyub, B.M., “Structural Behavior of Prestressed Composite Steel\Concrete Beams with Coated Strands,” Department of Civil Engineering, UMD, College Park, Maryland, November 1987, 75 pages.
Ayyub, B.M., and White, G.J., “Reliability Analysis of the Island-Class Patrol Boat,” U.S. Coast Guard R&D Center, Avery Point, Groton, CT. 1987, 160 pages.
Ayyub, B.M., and White, R., “Detection of Delaminations and Cavities in Concrete,” The Maryland State Highway Administration, FHWA/MD-87/05, August 1987, 93 pages.
Ayyub, B. M., and Schelling, D., “National Bridge Inventory and National Bridge Inventory Sample,” UMD, American Trucking Association Study, College Park, Maryland, July 1987, 40 pages.
Saadatmanesh, H., Albrecht, P., and Ayyub, B.M., “Analytical and Experimental Study of Prestressed Composite Girders,” Interim Report to the NSF, Grant No. CEE-8413204, 1986, 148 pages.
Ayyub, B.M., “A Practical Reliability Model for Correlated Random Variables,” Final Report, General Research Board, Graduate School, UMD, College Park, Maryland, December 1985, 18 pages.
Ayyub, B.M., and Chang, P.C., “Structural and Failure Analysis of the Empennage Group of the Bandeirante from EMBRAER, Brazil,” 385-AM-85.MA004-4300-2503, The National Transportation Safety Board, Washington, DC, August 1985, 110 pages.
Ayyub, B.M., and Alrayyis, M., “Computer Stress Analysis of Elliptic Paraboliodal Shells,” Department of Civil Engineering, College of Engineering and Petroleum, University of Kuwait, February 1980, 16 pages.