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Refereed Journal Publications (by area)

    Infrastructure Materials Engineering

  1. Behnood, A. Modiri Gharehveran, M., Morphology, rheology, and mechanical properties of polymer modified asphalt binders– A Review. European Polymer Journal.
  2. Mohammadi-Golafshani, E., Behnood, A. 2019. Estimating the optimal mix design of silica fume concrete using biogeography-based programming. Cement and Concrete Composites 96, 95-105. 
  3. Behnood, A., 2018. Soil stabilization with chemical and non-chemical additives: A review of challenges, approaches and techniques. Transportation Geotechnics 17(part1), 14-32. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.trgeo.2018.08.002
  4. Behnood, A., Mohammadi-Golafshani, E., 2018 Predicting the compressive strength of silica fume concrete using hybrid artificial neural network with multi-objective grey wolves. Journal of Cleaner Production 202, 54-64.
  5. Verian, K.P., Behnood, A., 2018. Effects of deicers on the performance of concrete pavements containing steel slag and supplementary cementitious materials. Cement and Concrete Composites 90, 27-41. 

  6. Mohammadi-Golafshani, E, Behnood, A., 2018. Automatic regression methods for formulation of elastic modulus of recycled aggregate concrete. Applied Soft Computing 64, 377-400. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.asoc.2017.12.030
  7. Mohammadi-Golafshani, E, Behnood, A., 2018. Application of soft computing methods for predicting the elastic modulus of recycled aggregate concrete. Cleaner Production 176, 1163-1176. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jclepro.2017.11.186
  8. Behnood, A., Olek, J., 2017. Stress-dependent behavior and rutting resistance of modified asphalt binders: An MSCR approach. Construction and Building Materials 157, 635-646. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.conbuildmat.2017.09.138
  9. Behnood, A., Olek, J., 2017. Rheological properties of asphalt binders modified with styrene-butadiene-styrene (SBS), ground tire rubber (GTR), or polyphosphoric acid (PPA). Construction and Building Materials 151, 464-478.
  10. Behnood, A., Behnood, V. Modiri-Gharehveran M., Alyamac K. E., 2017. Prediction of the compressive strength of normal and high-performance concretes using M5P Model Tree Algorithm. Construction and Building Materials 142, 199-207.
  11. Behnood, A., Modiri Gharehveran, M., Roshandeh, A.M., 2016. The effects of drivers’ behavior on driver-injury severities in Iran: An application of the mixed-logit mode. Scientia Iranica, 23(6), 2429-2440.
  12. Behnood, A., Shah, A., McDaniel, R.S., Besson, M., Olek, J., 2016. High temperature properties of asphalt binders: Comparison of multiple stress creep recovery and performance grading systems. Transportation Research Record - Journal of the Transportation Research Board, 2574, 131-143. http://trrjournalonline.trb.org/doi/abs/10.3141/2574-15
  13. Behnood, A., Verian, K.P., Modiri Gharehveran, M., 2015. Evaluation of the splitting tensile strength in plain and steel fiber-reinforced concrete based on the compressive strength. Construction and Building Materials 98, 519-529. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.conbuildmat.2015.08.124
  14. Behnood, A., Modiri Gharehveran, M., Gozali Asl, F., Ameri, M., 2015. Effects of copper slag and recycled concrete aggregate on the properties of CIR mixes with bitumen emulsion, rice husk ash, Portland cement, and fly ash. Construction and Building Materials 96, 172-180. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.conbuildmat.2015.08.021
  15. Behnood, A., Olek, J., Glinicki, M.A., 2015. Predicting modulus elasticity of recycled aggregate concrete using M5′ model tree algorithm. Construction and Building Materials 94, 137-147. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.conbuildmat.2015.06.055
  16. Behnood, A., Ameri, M., 2012. Experimental investigation of stone matrix asphalt mixtures containing steel slag. Scientia Iranica 19(5), 1214-1219. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.scient.2012.07.007
  17. Ameri, M., Behnood, A., 2012. Laboratory studies to investigate the properties of CIR mixes containing steel slag as a substitute for virgin aggregates. Construction and Building Materials 26(1) 475-480. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.conbuildmat.2011.06.047
     Transportation Engineering

  1. Behnood, A., Mannering, F., 2017. Determinants of bicyclist injury severities in bicycle-vehicle crashes: A random parameters approach with heterogeneity in means and variances. Analytic Methods in Accident Research 16, 35-47. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.amar.2017.08.001
  2. Behnood, A., Mannering, F., 2017. The effect of passengers on driver-injury severities in single-vehicle accidents: A random parameters heterogeneity-in-means approach. Analytic Methods in Accident Research 14, 41-54.
  3. Behnood, A., Mannering, F., 2017. The effects of drug and alcohol consumption on driver-injury severities in single-vehicle crashes. Traffic Injury Prevention 18(5), 456-462. http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/full/10.1080/15389588.2016.1262540
  4. Behnood, A., Mannering, F., 2016. An empirical assessment of the effects of economic recessions on pedestrian-injury crashes using mixed and latent-class models.  Analytic Methods in Accident Research 12, 1-17. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.amar.2016.07.002
  5. Roshandeh, A.M. Zhou, B., Behnood, A., 2016. Analyzing the Contributing Factors on Hit-and-Run Crashes Involved with Distracted and Non-Distracted Drivers. Transportation Research Part F: Traffic Psychology and Behaviour, 38, 22-28.
  6. Behnood, A., Mannering, F.L., 2015. The temporal stability of factors affecting driverinjury severities in single-vehicle crashes: Some empirical evidence. Analytic Methods in Accident Research 8, 7-32. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.amar.2015.08.001
  7. Behnood, A., Mannering, F.L., 2014. Latent class analysis of the effects of age, gender, and alcohol consumption on driver-injury severities. Analytic Methods in Accident Research 3-4, 56-91. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.amar.2014.10.001

Journal Papers Submitted and Under Review


    Conference Papers and Presentations

    1. Verian, K.P., Behnood, A., Olek, J., October 2015. The Effects of Deicers to Pavement Concrete with Slag Aggregate under Freezing-Thawing and Wetting-Drying Conditions. In: The 14th International Congress on the Chemistry of Cement, Beijing, China.
    2. Behnood, A., Olek, J., Glinicki, M.A., September 2015. Predicting compressive strength of recycled aggregate concrete using M5′ model. In: 11th International Symposium on Brittle Matrix Composites (BMC), Warsaw, Poland, 381-391.
    3. Behnood, A.*, Olek, J., Glinicki, M.A., 2014. Application of Soft Computing Methods in Predicting the Elastic Properties of Recycled Aggregate Concrete. In: 4th International Conference on the Durability of Concrete Structures, West Lafayette, Indiana, USA.
    4. Miller, A., Spragg, R., Antico, F., Ashraf, W., Barrett, T., Behnood, A., Bu, Y., Chiu, Y., Desta, B., Farnam, Y., Jeong, H., Jones, W., Lucero, C., Luo, D., Macobatti, F., Nickel, C., Panchmatia, P., Verian, K.P., Qiang, S., Qiao, C., Shagerdi, H., Tian, Q., Tokpotayeva, R., Vilani, C., Wiese, A., Woodard, S., and Weiss, W.J., 2104. Determining the Moisture Content of Pre-Wetted Lightweight Aggregate: Assessing the Variability of the Paper Towel and Centrifuge Methods. In: 4th International Conference on the Durability of Concrete Structures, West Lafayette, Indiana, USA, 1–5.
    5. Behnood A., Ameri M., Saeedi, M., 2011. Investigation on the Rate of Leaching of Heavy Metals and Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons from Recycled Asphalt Materials. In: 6 th national congress on Civil Engineering, Semnan, Iran.
    6. Behnood, A., Mansour Khaki A., 2011. Review of High-Friction Surface Technologies. In: 2 nd national Conference of Roadway, Railway and Aerial Accidents, Zanjan, Iran.

    *denotes presenting author

    Selected Reports

    1. McDaniel, R.S., Olek, J., Behnood, A., Magee, B., Pollock, R., 2014. Pavement Patching Practices. NCHRP Synthesis of Highway Practice, Issue 463, 86p. Link
    2. Behnood, A., Shah, A., McDaniel, R. S., & Olek, J., 2016. Analysis of the multiple stress creep recovery asphalt binder test and specifications for use in Indiana (Joint Transportation Research Program Publication No. FHWA/IN/JTRP-2016/07). West Lafayette, IN: Purdue University. http://dx.doi.org/10.5703/1288284316330