Ivan Bartoli

Ivan Bartoli

Associate Professor
Civil Engineering Program Head
Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering

Ivan Bartoli

Associate Professor
Civil Engineering Program Head
Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering

Degrees / Education

  • PhD, Structural Engineering, University of California San Diego, 2007
  • MS, Structural Engineering, University of California San Diego, 2005
  • BS, Civil Engineering, University of Bologna, Italy, 2001.

Research Areas

Research Interests

Non-Destructive Evaluation and Structural Health Monitoring, Dynamic Identification, Stress Wave Propagation Modeling.

Areas of Study

Academic Distinctions

  • 2018 Fellowship Research Award of the American Society for Nondestructive Testing for graduate research on “Identification of water pipe material based on stress wave propagation,” student P. Aminpour
  • 2014 Fellowship Research Award of the American Society for Nondestructive Testing for graduate research on “Unmanned Aerial Vehicle for Infrastructure Evaluation,” student A. Ellenberg
  • Pennsylvania Concrete Masonry Association Award to participate at the 11th North American Masonry Society (2011)
  • ASNT Faculty award: Development of Undergraduate/Graduate Course CIVE 615 “Infrastructure Condition Evaluation,” American Society of Nondestructive Testing (2011)
  • Recipient of the 2006 Fellowship Research Award of the American Society for Nondestructive Testing for graduate research on “Built-in system for the structural health monitoring of adhesively-bonded components in aerospace structures,” faculty advisor Prof. F. Lanza di Scalea
  • Recipient of the 2004 Fellowship Award in memory of “Albino Nasce’ ,” Bologna, Italy
  • Scholarship for the research project “Identification of mechanical parameters for fiber reinforced composite materials” at the University of Bologna, UNIBO, tutor Prof. A. Di Leo (2002)
  • Marco Polo fellowship, to support research studies abroad, University of Bologna (2003)
  • Recipient of the 2002 Fellowship Award of the “ECOMAP scpa” Rome, Italy

Select Publications

  • Aktan, A.E., Brownjohn, J.M.W., Moon, F.L., Sjoblom, K.J., Bartoli, I., and Karaman, S.G. (2021) Civil engineer for urban livability, sustainability and resilience, Sustainable and Resilient Infrastructure, DOI: 10.1080/23789689.2021.1937776.
  • Aminpour, P., Sjoblom, K., and Bartoli, I. (2021) Identication of Water Pipe Material Based on Stress Wave Propagation: Numerical Investigations, Materials Evaluation, Accepted for publication.
  • Furkan, M.O., Mao, Q., Livadiotis, S., Mazzotti, M., Aktan, A.E., Sumitro, S.P. and Bartoli, I., 2020. Towards rapid and robust measurements of highway structures deformation using a wireless sensing system derived from wired sensors. Journal of Civil Structural Health Monitoring, 10(2), pp.297-311.
  • Ye, S., Lai, X., Bartoli, I. and Aktan, A.E., 2020. Technology for condition and performance evaluation of highway bridges. Journal of Civil Structural Health Monitoring, 10(4), pp.573-594.
  • Mathew, M., Wisner, B., Ridwan, S., McCarthy, M., Bartoli, I. and Kontsos, A., 2020. A bio-inspired frequency-based approach for tailorable and scalable speckle pattern generation. Experimental Mechanics, 60(8), pp.1103-1117.
  • Mao, Q., Mazzotti, M., DeVitis, J., Braley, J., Young, C., Sjoblom, K., Aktan, E., Moon, F. and Bartoli, I., 2019. Structural condition assessment of a bridge pier: A case study using experimental modal analysis and finite element model updating. Structural Control and Health Monitoring, 26(1), p.e2273.
  • Mazzotti, M., Miniaci, M. and Bartoli, I., 2019. A numerical method for modeling ultrasonic guided waves in thin-walled waveguides coupled to fluids. Computers & Structures, 212, pp.248-256.
  • Mazzotti, M., Bartoli, I. and Miniaci, M., 2019. Modeling Bloch waves in prestressed phononic crystal plates. Frontiers in Materials, 6, p.74.
  • Aktan, A.E., Bartoli, I. and Karaman, S.G., 2019. Technology leveraging for infrastructure asset management: Challenges and opportunities. Frontiers in Built Environment, 5, p.61.
  • Li, Y., Kontsos, A. and Bartoli, I., 2019. Automated rust-defect detection of a steel bridge using aerial multispectral imagery. Journal of Infrastructure Systems, 25(2), p.04019014.
  • Mazzotti, M., Mao, Q., Bartoli, I. and Livadiotis, S., 2019. A multiplicative regularized Gauss-Newton method with trust region Sequential Quadratic Programming for structural model updating. Mechanical Systems and Signal Processing, 131, pp.417-433.
  • Li, Y., Ye, S. and Bartoli, I., 2018. Semisupervised classication of hurricane damage from postevent aerial imagery using deep learning. Journal of Applied Remote Sensing, 12(4), p.045008.
  • Ellenberg, A., Kontsos, A. and Bartoli, I., 2018. On the Use of Unmanned Aerial Vehicles in Nondestructive Evaluation of Civil Infrastructure. Materials Evaluation, 76(5), p.629-642.
  • Mathew, M., Ellenberg, A., Esola, S., McCarthy, M., Bartoli, I. and Kontsos, A., 2018. Multiscale deformation measurements using multispectral optical metrology. Structural Control and Health Monitoring, p.e2166.
  • Billen, P., Mazzotti, M., Pandelaers, L., Zhao, W., Liu, Z., Redus, J., Loya, I.D., Bartoli, I., Farnam, Y., Spatari, S. and Hsuan, Y.G., 2018. Melt ceramics from coal ash: Constitutive product design using thermal and flow properties. Resources, Conservation and Recycling, 132, p.168-177.
  • Mazzotti, M., Miniaci, M. and Bartoli, I., 2017. Band structure analysis of leaky Bloch waves in 2D phononic crystal plates. Ultrasonics, 74, p.140-143.
  • Bolhassani, M., Hamid, A.A., Rajaram, S., Vanniamparambil, P.A., Bartoli, I. and Kontsos, A., 2017. Failure analysis and damage detection of partially grouted masonry walls by enhancing deformation measurement using DIC. Engineering Structures, 134, p.262-275.
  • Rajaram, S., Vanniamparambil, P.A., Khan, F., Bolhassani, M., Koutras, A., Bartoli, I., Moon, F., Hamid, A., Benson Shing, P., Tyson, J. and Kontsos, A., 2017. Full‐field deformation measurements during seismic loading of masonry buildings. Structural Control and Health Monitoring, 24(4).
  • Esola, S., Bartoli, I., Horner, S.E., Zheng, J.Q. and Kontsos, A., 2017. Defect Detection via Instrumented Impact in Thick-Sectioned Laminate Composites. Journal of Nondestructive Evaluation, 36(3), p.47
  • Rajaram, S; Vanniamparambil, PA; Khan, F; Bolhassani, M; Koutras, A; Bartoli, I; Moon, F; Hamid, A; Benson Shing, P; Tyson, J; Full‐field deformation measurements during seismic loading of masonry buildings, Structural Control and Health Monitoring, 2016
  • Cuadra, JA; Baxevanakis, KP; Mazzotti, M; Bartoli, I; Kontsos, A; Energy dissipation via acoustic emission in ductile crack initiation, International Journal of Fracture, 199(1), 89-104, 2016, Springer Netherlands
  • Aktan, AE; Moon, FL; Bartoli, I; Sjoblom, K; Identification of Infrastructure Systems, Journal of Infrastructure Systems, 2516002, 2016, American Society of Civil Engineers.
  • M. Mazzotti, I. Bartoli, M. Miniaci, A. Marzani, Wave dispersion in thin-walled orthotropic waveguides using the first order shear deformation theory, Thin-Walled Structures, Volume 103, June 2016, Pages 128-140, ISSN 0263-8231, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.tws.2016.02.014.
  • A. Ellenberg, A. Kontsos, F. Moon, I. Bartoli, Bridge deck delamination identification from unmanned aerial vehicle infrared imagery, Automation in Construction, Available online 9 September 2016, ISSN 0926-5805, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.autcon.2016.08.024
  • A. Ellenberg, A. Kontsos, F. Moon, and I. Bartoli, "Bridge related damage quantification using unmanned aerial vehicle imagery," Structural Control and Health Monitoring, 2016.
  • Khan, F., Bolhassani, M., Kontsos, A., Hamid, A., Bartoli I. (2015) “Modeling and experimental implementation of infrared thermography on concrete masonry structures” Infrared Physics and Technology 69, 228-237.
  • Cuadra, J., Vanniamparambil P.A., Servansky, D., Bartoli, I., and Kontsos, A. (2015) Acoustic emission source modeling using a data-driven aproach. Journal of Sound and Vibration, Vol. 341, 222–236.
  • Vanniamparambil P.A., Carmi, R., Khan, F., Cuadra, J., Bartoli, I., Kontsos, A. (2015) “An active–passive acoustics aproach for bond-line condition monitoring in aerospace skin stiffener panels” Aerospace Science and Technology 43, 289-300.
  • Ellenberg, A., Branco, L., Krick, A., Bartoli, I., and Kontsos, A. (2014). Use of Unmanned Aerial Vehicle for Quantitative Infrastructure Evaluation. Journal of Infrastructure Systems.
  • Carmi, R., Vanniamparambil P.A., Cuadra, J., Hazeli, K., Rajaram, S., Guclu, U., Bussiba, A., Bartoli, I. and Kontsos, A. (2015). Acoustic Emission and Digital Image Correlation as Complementary Techniques for Laboratory and Field Research. In Advances in Acoustic Emission Technology (p. 605-622). Springer New York.
  • Khan, F., Rajaram, S., Vanniamparambil P.A., Bolhassani, M., Hamid, A., Kontsos, A., and Bartoli, I. (2014). Multi‐sensing NDT for damage assessment of concrete masonry walls. Structural Control and Health Monitoring.
  • Mazzotti, M., Bartoli, I. and Marzani, A. (2014). “Ultrasonic leaky guided waves in fluid-coupled generic waveguides: hybrid finite-boundary element dispersion analysis and experimental validation”. Journal of Aplied Physics, 115, 143512 (2014); http://dx.doi.org/10.1063/1.4870857
  • Mazzotti, M., Bartoli, I., Castellazzi, G., Marzani, A. “Computation of leaky guided waves dispersion spectra using vibroacoustic analyses and the Matrix Pencil Method: a validation study for immersed rectangular waveguides” Ultrasonics, Vol. 54(7), 1895-1898.
  • Mazzotti, M., Marzani, A., and Bartoli, I. (2014). Dispersion analysis of leaky guided waves in fluid-loaded waveguides of generic shape. Ultrasonics, 54(1), 408-418. Cuadra, J., Vanniamparambil P.A., Hazeli, K., Bartoli I., and Kontsos, A., (2013) “Damage Quantification in Polymer Composites using a Hybrid NDT Aproach,” Composites Science and Technology, Vol. 83, p. 11-21.
  • Vanniamparambil P.A., Bolhassani, M., Carmi, R., Khan, F., Bartoli, I., Moon, F.L., Hamid, A. and Kontsos, A. “A data fusion aproach for progressive damage quantification in reinforced concrete masonry walls,” Smart Materials and Structures, Vol. 23(1), 015007 (2014).
  • Lanza di Scalea, Rizzo, P., Salamone, S., Bartoli, I., and Al-Nazer, L. (2013). Ultrasonic Tomography for Three-Dimensional Imaging of Internal Rail Flaws. Transportation Research Record: Journal of the Transportation Research Board, 2374(1), 162-168.
  • Mazzotti M., Bartoli I., Marzani A., Viola E., “A coupled SAFE-BEM formulation for the dispersion analysis of damped leaky guided waves in embedded waveguides of arbitrary cross-section,” Ultrasonics, Vol. 53(7), p. 1227–1241, (2013).
  • Mazzotti M., Bartoli I., Marzani A., Viola E., “2.5D Boundary Element formulation for modeling damped waves in arbitrary cross-section waveguides and cavities,” Journal of Computational Physics, Vol. 248, p 363–382, (2013).
  • Castellazzi G., Krysl P., Bartoli I., “A displacement-based finite element formulation for the analysis of laminated composite plates,” Composite Structures Vol. 95, p. 518-527 (2013).
  • Vanniamparambil P.A., Khan F., Hazeli K., Cuadra J., Schwartz E., Kontsos A., Bartoli I., “Novel Optico- Acoustic NDT for Wire Breaks Detection in Cables,” Structural Control and Health Monitoring, Vol. 23(14), p.1563-1573 (2013).
  • Mazzotti M., Marzani A., Bartoli I., Viola E., “Guided Waves dispersion analysis for prestressed viscoelastic waveguides by means of the SAFE Method,” International Journal of Solids and Structures, Vol. 49(18), p.2359-2372 (2012).
  • Vanniamparambil P.A., Bartoli I., Hazeli K., Cuadra J., Schwartz E., Saralaya R. and Kontsos A., “An Integrated SHM Aproach for Crack Growth Monitoring,” Journal of Intelligent Material Systems and Structures, Vol. 23(14), p.1563-1573 (2012)
  • Bartoli I., Marzani A., “A low/high frequency combined aproach for the identification of mechanical properties of composite structural elements,” Theoretical and Aplied Mechanics, Special Issue on Contemporary Problems in Mechanics of Solids and Materials, To apear.
  • Coccia, S., Phillips, R., Bartoli, I., Salamone, S., Lanza di Scalea, F., Fateh, M., Carr, G., “UCSD/FRA non- contact ultrasonic guided wave system for rail inspection: an update,” Journal of the Transportation Research Board, Vol. 2261, p.143-147 (2012)
  • Salamone, S., Bartoli, I., Phillips, R., Nucera, C., Lanza di Scalea, F., “Health monitoring of Prestressing Tendons in Posttensioned Concrete Bridges,” Journal of the Transportation Research Record, Vol. 2220, p 21-27 (2011)
  • Coccia, S., Bartoli, I., Marzani, A., Lanza di Scalea, F., Salamone, S., and Fateh, M., “Numerical and experimental study of guided waves for detection of defects in the rail head,” NDT and E International, Vol. 44(1), p. 93-100, (2011).
  • Bartoli, I., Phillips, R., Coccia, S., Srivastava, A., Lanza di Scalea, F., Fateh, M., Carr, G., “Stress Dependence of Ultrasonic Guided Waves in Rails,” Transportation Research Record, Journal of the Transportation Research Board, Vol. 2159, p. 91-97 (2010).
  • Salamone, S., Bartoli, I., Di Leo, P., Lanza di Scalea, F., Ajovalasit, A., D’Acquisto, L., Rhymer, J., and Kim, H., “High Velocity Impact Location on Aircraft Panels using Macro-fiber Composite Piezoelectric Rosettes,” Journal of Intelligent Materials and Structures, Vol. 21(9) p. 887-896 (2010).
  • Srivastava, A., Bartoli, I., Salamone, S., and Lanza di Scalea, F., “Higher Harmonic Generation in Nonlinear Waveguides of Arbitrary Cross-Section,” Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, Vol. 127(5) p. 2790- 2796 (2010).
  • Bartoli, I., Salamone, S., Phillips, R., Lanza di Scalea, F., and Sikorsky, C.S. “Use of interwire ultrasonic leakage to quantify loss of prestress in multiwire tendons,” Journal of Engineering Mechanics, Vol. 137, p. 324-333, (2011).
  • Coccia, S., Bartoli, I., Salamone, S., Phillips, R., Lanza di Scalea, F., Fateh, M., and Carr, G., “Noncontact Ultrasonic Guided Wave Detection of Rail Defects” Transportation Research Record, Journal of the Transportation Research Board, No. 2117, p. 77-84 (2009).
  • Salamone, S., Fasel, T., Bartoli, I., Srivastava, S., Lanza di Scalea, F., Todd, M. “Structural health monitoring of adhesively-bonded joints in aerospace structures,” Materials Evaluation – Special Issue, Accepted for Publication
  • Marzani, A., Bartoli, I. “High frequency waves propagating in octagonal bars: a low cost computation algorithm,” Algorithms, Vol. 2(1), p. 227-246, (2009).
  • Salamone, S., Bartoli, I., Lanza Di Scalea, F. and Coccia, S. “Guided-wave Health Monitoring of Aircraft Composite Panels under Changing Temperature,” Journal of Intelligent Material Systems and Structures, Vol. 20( 9), p. 1079-1090, (2009).
  • Salamone, S., Bartoli, I., Lanza di Scalea, F. and Coccia S. “Temperature Effect on Guided Wave Based Macrofiber Composite Transduction,” Materials Evaluation, Vol. 66(10), p. 1071-1076, 2008.
  • Bartoli, I., Salamone, S., Phillips, R., Lanza di Scalea, F., Coccia, S. and Sikorsky, C. “Monitoring Prestress Level in Seven-wire Prestressing Tendons by Inter-wire Ultrasonic Wave Propagation,” Journal of Advances in Science and Technology – Embodying Intelligence in Structures and Integrated Systems, Vol. 56, p. 200- 205, (2008).
  • Sabra, K., Srivastava, A., Lanza di Scalea, F., Bartoli, I., Rizzo, P. and Conti S. “Structural health monitoring by extraction of coherent guided waves from diffuse fields,” Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, Vol. 123, No. 1, p. EL8-EL13 (2008).
  • Marzani, A., Viola, E., Bartoli, I., Lanza di Scalea, F. and Rizzo, P.A “Semi-analytical finite element formulation for modeling stress wave propagation in axisymmetric damped waveguides,” Journal of Sound and Vibration, Vol. 318 No. 3, p. 488-505 (2008).
  • Lanza di Scalea, F., Matt, H., Bartoli, I., Coccia, S., Park, G. and Farrar, C. “Health Monitoring of UAV wing skin-to-spar joints using guided waves and macro fiber composite transducers,” Journal of Intelligent Material Systems and Structures, Vol. 18, 373-388 (2007).
  • Rizzo, P., Bartoli, I., Cammarata M. and Coccia S., “Digital signal processing for rail monitoring by means of ultrasonic guided waves,” Insight - Non-Destructive Testing and Condition Monitoring, Vol. 49, No. 6, p. 327-332 (2007).
  • Lanza di Scalea, F., Matt, H. and Bartoli, I. “The response of rectangular piezoelectric sensors to Rayleigh and Lamb ultrasonic waves,” Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, Vol. 121 p. 175-187 (2007).
  • Lanza di Scalea, F., Rizzo, P., Coccia, S., Bartoli, I., and Fateh, M., “Laser-Air-Coupled Hybrid Detection in Rail Tracks: Status of FRA Prototype Development at UC San Diego,” Transportation Research Record, Journal of the Transportation Research Board, No. 1943, p. 57-64 (2006).
  • Bartoli, I., Marzani, A., Lanza di Scalea, F., and Viola, E. “Modeling wave propagation in damped waveguides of arbitrary cross-section,” Journal of Sound and Vibration, Vol. 295 No. 3-5, p. 685-707 (2006).

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