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Linda Hanagan

Associate Professor

Affiliation(s):

  • Architectural Engineering

104 Engineering Unit A

ljm121@psu.edu

814-865-6394

Research Areas:

Building Structural Systems

Interest Areas:

Structural design and analysis of building systems, structural dynamics and control, experimental testing, serviceability of building structures with emphasis on floor vibration, analysis and design of steel connections including SMF connections.

 
 

 

Education

Publications

Journal Articles

  • Kelly A Salyards and Linda M Hanagan, 2010, "Evaluation of Vibration Assessment Criteria and Their Application to Stadium Serviceability", Journal of Performance of Constructed Facilities, 24, (2), pp. 100–107
  • Linda M Hanagan and T. Kim, 2005, "Preliminary Assessment for Walking Induced Vibrations in Office Environments", AISC Engineering Journal, 42, (1), pp. 15-30
  • Linda M Hanagan, 2005, "Walking-Induced Floor Vibration Case Studies", Journal of Architectural Engineering, 11, (1), pp. 14-18
  • Linda M Hanagan, Thomas M Murray and Kamal Premaratne, 2003, "Controlling Floor Vibration with Active and Passive Devices", Shock and Vibration Digest, 35, (5), pp. 347–366
  • Linda M Hanagan, Christopher H Raebel and Martin W Trethewey, 2003, "Dynamic Measurements of In-Place Steel Floors to Assess Vibration Performance", Journal of Performance of Constructed Facilities, 17, (3), pp. 126–135
  • Linda M Hanagan, 2002, "Diagnosing a case of occupant-induced whole building vibration", The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 112, (5), pp. 2275–2275
  • Linda M Hanagan, 2002, "Dynamic Amplitude Prediction for Ballroom Floors", Engineering Journal, 39, (3), pp. 148–153
  • Linda M Hanagan, Ernest C Kulasekere, Kirthi S Walgama and Kamal Premaratne, 2000, "Optimal Placement of Actuators and Sensors for Floor Vibration Control", Journal of Structural Engineering, 126, (12), pp. 1380–1387
  • Linda M Hanagan and Thomas M Murray, 1998, "Experimental Implementation of Active Control to Reduce Annoying Floor Vibration", AISC Engineering Journal, 35, pp. 123–127
  • Linda M Hanagan and Thomas M Murray, 1997, "Active Control Approach for Reducing Floor Vibrations", Journal of Structural Engineering, 123, (11), pp. 1497–1505

Conference Proceedings

  • Benjamin R. Barben, Linda M Hana andan, , 2015, "Isolating a Scanning Electron Microscope From Chiller Unit Vibrations", Springer International Publishing, pp. 531-540
  • Benjamin R. Barben, Linda M. Hana andan, , 2014, "Investigation of a Slab on Grade Supporting Sensitive Equipment", Springer International Publishing, pp. 53-60
  • Linda M Hanagan and M. W. Trethewey, 2013, "Diagnosis of Building Vibration Sources via Time-Frequency Analysis", Springer New York, pp. 327-336
  • Linda M Hanagan, 2011, "Practical Implications of Optimizing an Active Floor Vibration Controller", Springer New York, pp. 189-194
  • Huriye Sezer Atamturktur, Linda M Hanagan and Thomas E Boothby, 2007, "Extension of large-scale modal analysis techniques to historic masonry vaults", Society for Experimental Mechanics, pp. 11
  • KA Salyards and LM Hanagan, 2007, "Analysis of Coordinated Crowd Vibration Levels In a Stadium Structure", Society for Experimental Mechanics, pp. 6
  • Linda M Hanagan and Melissa C Chattoraj, 2006, "A Whole Building Cost Perspective to Floor Vibration Serviceability", ASCE, pp. 6
  • Kelly A. Salyards, Linda M Hanagan and Christopher A. Kim, 2006, "A Unique Vibration Serviceability Case Study of a Complex Structure", ASCE, pp. 8
  • Thomas E. Boothby, Huriye Sezer Atamturkur and Linda M Hanagan, 2006, "Modal Analysis Methods for Validation of Vaulted Stone Masonry Models", ASCE, pp. 8
  • Guoliang Jiang and Linda M Hanagan, 2006, "Semi-Active TMD with Piezoelectric Friction Dampers in Floor Vibration Control", The International Society for Optical Engineering, pp. 11
  • Kelly A. Salyards, Linda M Hanagan and Martin W. Trethewey, 2006, "Comparing Vibration Serviceability Assessment Measures For Stadium Rock Concert Data", Society for Experimental Mechanics, pp. 8
  • KA Salyards, LM Hanagan and Martin W Trethewey, 2006, "Comparing Vibration Serviceability Assessment Measures For Stadium Rock Concert Data", Society for Experimental Mechanics, pp. 8
  • Kelly A Salyards and LM Hanagan, 2005, "Evaluation of a finite element model for dynamic characteristic prediction of a stadium facility", Society for Experimental Mechanics, pp. 8
  • E Erdogmus, Linda M Hanagan and Thomas E Boothby, 2004, "Modal Experiments for the Validation of Masonry Vault Models", Society for Experimental Mechanics, pp. 9
  • Linda M Hanagan, 2003, "Floor vibration serviceability: Tips and tools for negotiating a successful design.", AISC, pp. 8
  • Linda M Hanagan, Martin W Trethewey, Michael F Beals and Jennifer J Farwell-Greiner, 2002, "Modal testing of multi-bay steel-framed floors", SPIE
  • Linda M Hanagan and Taehoo Kim, 2001, "Development of a Simplified Design Criterion for Walking Vibrations", ASCE, pp. 9
  • Christopher H Raebel, Linda M Hanagan and Martin W Trethewey, 2001, "Development of an experimental protocol for floor vibration assessment", Society for Experimental Mechanics, pp. 7
  • Ernest C Kulasekere, Linda M Hanagan, Kirtlni S Walgama and Kamal Premaratne, 2000, "MIMO floor vibration controller design", IEEE, 1, (6), pp. 508–512
  • Linda M Hanagan and Kamal Premaratne, 2000, "Single-input/multi-output strategies for floor vibration control", SPIE, pp. 46–53
  • Linda M Hanagan, Christopher H Raebel and Eric R Marsh, 2000, "Modeling for controller design on a steel floor system", Society for Experimental Mechanics, pp. 7
  • Linda M Hanagan, Cheryl Rottmann and Thomas M Murray, 1996, "Control of floor vibrations", ASCE, pp. 428–435
  • Linda M Hanagan and Thomas M Murray, 1995, "Active control of floor vibration: implementation case studies", IEEE, 3, pp. 1911–1915
  • LM Hanagan and TM Murray, 1995, "Floor vibration: A new application for active control", pp. 7–12
  • Linda M Hanagan and TM Murray, 1994, "Experimental results from the active control of floor motion", pp. FP4-71-78

Magazines/Trade Publications

  • Linda M Hanagan, 2008, "The Cost Equation when Designing for Floor Vibrations"
  • Linda M Hanagan, 2003, "Floor vibration serviceability: Tips and tools for negotiating a successful design.", 43, (4), pp. 39–48

Manuscripts

  • Linda M Hanagan, S. M. Saaid, K. Premaratne and E. C. Kulasekere, , "Single-Input/Multi-Output Controller Design for Reducing Floor Vibrations", Journal of Vibration and Control

Other

  • Linda M Hanagan, 2003, "Impact of Floor Vibration on the Performance of Buildings"
  • Linda M Hanagan, 1994, "Active control of floor vibrations"

Research Projects

  • June 2015 - July 2015, "Floor Vibration Research Services for Holland Middle School Building Library Area," (Sponsor: Schrader Group Architecture LLC).
  • January 2008 - February 2008, "Floor Vibration Research Services," (Sponsor: BPG Management Co., L.P.).
  • March 2007 - July 2007, "Floor Vibration Measurement, Phase 2," (Sponsor: AMV, LLC).
  • August 2005 - August 2007, "Floor Vibration Research," (Sponsor: American Institute of Steel Construction, Inc.).
  • January 2007 - March 2007, "Floor Vibration Measurement," (Sponsor: AMV, LLC).
  • October 2007 - November 2007, "Floor Vibration Measurement," (Sponsor: O'Donnell & Naccarato Inc).
  • June 2004 - June 2006, "Unreinforced Load-Bearing Masonry Structure Assessment by Modeling, Validation, and Testing," (Sponsor: U.S. Department of the Interior).
  • August 2005 - August 2006, "Floor Vibration Research," (Sponsor: American Institute of Steel Construction, Inc.).
  • August 2004 - August 2005, "Floor Vibration Research," (Sponsor: American Institute of Steel Construction, Inc.).
  • August 2003 - August 2004, "Floor Vibration Research," (Sponsor: American Institute of Steel Construction, Inc.).
  • November 2002 - March 2003, "Floor Vibration Testing - Internal Budget," (Sponsor: James Madison Cutts, LLC).
  • July 2003 - August 2003, "Floor Vibration Measurement," (Sponsor: Woodlands Operating Company, L. P.).
  • October 2003 - November 2003, "Floor Vibration Measurement and Control," (Sponsor: Simpson Gumpertz & Heger Inc.).

Honors and Awards

  • PSEAS Outstanding Advising Award, Penn State Engineering Alumni Society, April 2014

Service

Service to Penn State:

  • Administrative Support Work, Coordinator, Structural Thesis Coordinator, August 2017 - April 2018
  • Other, Member, August 2016 - May 2017
  • Committee Work, Member, AE Department Head Search Committee, September 2016 - January 2017
  • Administrative Support Work, Coordinator, Structural Thesis Coordinator, August 2016 - April 2017
  • Administrative Support Work, Coordinator, Structural Thesis Coordinator, August 2015 - April 2016
  • Committee Work, Member, Scholarship and Awards Committee, August 2015 - May 2016
  • Administrative Support Work, Schreyer's Honors College Advisor, August 2015
  • Committee Work, Member, Committee to Review Curriculum Length, January 2014 - May 2015
  • Committee Work, Member, Department Committee, Promotion and Tenure Committee, August 2013 - May 2014
  • Administrative Support Work, Advisor, Structural MAE Adviser, Master of Architectural Engineering, August 2012
  • Assistance to Student Organizations, Faculty Advisor, Student Organization Advisor, Structural Engineers Association, May 2003
  • Assistance to Student Organizations, Advisor, Phi Alpha Epsilon, 2014

Service to External Organizations:

  • Service to Public and Private Organizations, Mentor, Balsa Wood Bridge Competition, Technical Student Association, January 2017 - April 2017
  • Administrative Support Work, Board Member, Society for Experimental Mechanics, June 2013 - July 2015
  • Administrative Support Work, Co-Chairperson, Society for Experimental Mechanics, June 2013 - February 2016
  • Other, Special Awards Judge, Intel International Science and Engineering Fair, May 2015
 


 

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Department of Architectural Engineering

104 Engineering Unit A

The Pennsylvania State University

University Park, PA 16802

Phone: 814-865-6394