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Dr. Anna M. Rakoczy

Post-Doctoral Research Associate and Part-time Lecturer
Civil Engineering
University of Nebraska-Lincoln
362P Whittier Research Center
PO Box 830856
Lincoln, NE 68583-0856
Phone: 402-617-9451
Email: arakoczy1@gmail.com
Education
2012 Ph.D. in Civil Engineering University of Nebraska-Lincoln
2008 M.S. in Civil Engineering University of Technology, Bydgoszcz, Poland
2006 B.S. in Civil Engineering University of Technology, Bydgoszcz, Poland

Experience

  • University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Lincoln, Nebraska | Post-Doctoral Research Associate
  • University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Lincoln, Nebraska | Lecturer | Department of Civil Engineering
  • University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Lincoln, Nebraska | Graduate Teaching Assistant | Department of Civil Engineering
  • University of Technology, Bydgoszcz, Poland | Guest Lecturer (distance course)
  • University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Lincoln, Nebraska | Graduate Research Assistant
  • Office of Engineering and Construction Management ACHBUD, Bydgoszcz, Poland | Structural Engineer
  • Office of Engineering and Construction Management ARBO Project, Warsaw, Poland | Structural Engineer
  • STRABAG, Warsaw, Poland | Construction Management Intern

Selected Publications
2012 Revised Statistical Resistance Models for R/C Structural Components
published in American Concrete Institute, ACI SP-284-6, Vol. 284, pp. 1-16
2012 Reliability-Based Calibration of Design Code for Concrete Structures (ACI 318)
published in Proceedings of the IBRACON, The 54th CBC (Brazilian Conference on Concrete), Maceio, Alagoas-Brazil
2012 Resistance Factors for Shear Capacity of Ordinary and Lightweight R/C Beams
published in Proceedings of the 3rd International Conference on Concrete Repair, Rehabilitation and Retrofitting, ICCRRR-3, Capte Town, South Aferica
2012 Reliability of Prestressed Concrete Girders
published in Proceedings of the 2012 PCI Convention and National Bridge Conference, Precast/Prestressed Concrete Institute, Nashville, TN
2012 Identification of Critical Parameters that Affect Safety of Railway Bridges
published in Proceedings of the 3rd Ralph Modjeski Conference on Bridges, Bridges - Tradition and Future, Bydgoszcz, Poland
2011 American Codes, Standards and Specifications
published in Scientific Publications, Rzeszow University of Technology, Vol. 58, No. 3, pp. 187-202
2011 Live Load Model for Pedestrian Bridges
published in 4th International Conference Proceedings
2011 Reliability Model for Shear Strength of Lightweight Concrete Beams
published in AMCM Conference Proceedings
2011 Statistical Model for Compressive Strength of Lightweight Concrete
published in ACEE Journal, Vol. 4, No. 4/2011, pp. 73-80
2010 Resistance Model for Compressive Strength of Lightweight Concrete
published in Proceedings of the RILEM Conference
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Projects
Development of a Guide for Prioritization of Railway Bridges for Repair and Replacement
Reliability-Based Bridge Evaluation Criteria for Railway Bridges

Awards
Fall 2009 - Spring 2010 Nebraska Engineering Felllowship
2008 Best Student Award, Department of Civil Engineering, UTP
2008 Top Student Award, Polish Society of Civil Engineers
2008 Excellence Award, Professional Engineers Association
2004 - 2008 Academic Excellence Scholarship, UTP