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Journal Papers


Clavin, C.T., Helgeson, J., Malecha, M. et al. A Call for a National Community Resilience Extension Partnership to Bridge Resilience Research to Communitiesnpj Urban Sustain 3, 21 (2023).

Donghwan Gu, Maria K. Dillard, Michael Gerst, and Jarrod Loerzel. 2023. “Validating Commonly Used Indicators for Community Resilience Measurement.” Natural Hazards Review 24 (2):04023008.


Hariri-Ardebili, Mohammad Amin, Siamak Sattar, Katherine Johnson, Christopher Clavin, Juan Fung, and Luis Ceferino. 2022. “A Perspective towards Multi-Hazard Resilient Systems: Natural Hazards and Pandemics.” Sustainability 14 (8): 4508.

W. Wang, J.W. van de Lindt, B. Hartman, H. Cutler, J. Kruse, T.P. McAllister, S. Hamideh. (2022). "Determination of Individual Building Performance Targets to Achieve Community-Level Social and Economic Resilience Metrics", Journal of Structural Engineering, 148:5.

Jennifer F. Helgeson, Payam Aminpour, Juan F. Fung, Alfredo Roa Henriquez, Ariela Zycherman, David Butry, Claudia Nierenberg, Yating Zhang, Natural hazards compound COVID-19 impacts on small businesses disproportionately for historically underrepresented group operators, International Journal of Disaster Risk Reduction, Volume 72, 2022, 102845, ISSN 2212-4209.


Walpole, E. , Loerzel, J. and Dillard, M. (2021), A Review of Community Resilience Frameworks and Assessment Tools: An Annotated Bibliography, Technical Note (NIST TN), National Institute of Standards and Technology, Gaithersburg, MD, [online].

Loerzel, J. and Dillard, M. (2021), An Analysis of an Inventory of Community Resilience Frameworks, Journal of Research (NIST JRES), National Institute of Standards and Technology, Gaithersburg, MD, [online],

Curtis, S. , DePolt, K. , Kruse, J. , Mukherji, A. , Helgeson, J. , Ghosh, A. and Van, P. (2021), Spatially Compounded Weather Events: An Example from Hurricanes Matthew and Florence, Natural Hazards and Earth System Sciences. 

Thomas, D. and Helgeson, J. (2021), The effect of natural/human-made hazards on business establishments and their supply chains, International Journal of Disaster Risk Reduction.

Fung, J.F., Sattar, S., Butry, D.T., McCabe, S.L. (2021) “The Total Costs of Seismic Retrofits for Existing Buildings.” Earthquake Spectra, 37(4). 

Zhang, Y., Fung, J.F., Johnson, K.J., Sattar, S. (2021) “Review of Seismic Risk Mitigation Policies in Earthquake-Prone Countries: Lessons for Earthquake Resilience in the United States.” Journal of Earthquake Engineering.

Helgeson, J. , Fung, J. and Roa, A. (2021), Rationally bounded in a storm of complex events: small businesses facing natural hazard resilience during a pandemic, Journal of Behavioral Economics for Policy.

Helgeson, J., O’Fallon, C. (2021) Resilience Dividends and Resilience Windfalls: Narratives That Tie Disaster Resilience Co-Benefits to Long-Term SustainabilitySustainability13, 4554.



Juan F. Fung, Jennifer F. Helgeson, David H. Webb, Cheyney M. O'Fallon & Harvey Cutler (2020) Does resilience yield dividends? Co-benefits of investing in increased resilience in Cedar Rapids, Economic Systems Research.

Fung, J.F., Sattar, S., Butry, D.T., McCabe, S. (2020) A predictive modeling approach to estimating seismic retrofit costs, Earthquake Spectra, 36(2) 579-598.

Maria Watson, Yu Xiao, Jennifer F. Helgeson, Maria K. Dillard (2020) The Importance of Households in Business Disaster Recovery, Natural Hazards Review,

van de Lindt, John, Walter Gillis Peacock, Judith Mitrani-Reiser, et al. (2020) Community Resilience-Focused Technical Investigation of the 2016 Lumberton, North Carolina, Flood: An Interdisciplinary Approach, Natural Hazards Review.

Kuligowski E, Walpole E, Lovrelgio R, & McCaffrey S. (2020). Modeling Evacuation Decision-making in the 2016 Chimney Tops 2 Fire in Gatlinburg, TN. International Journal of Wildland Fire

Lovreglio R. Kuligowski E, Walpole E, Link E, Gwynne S. (2020). Calibrating the Wildfire Decision Model using Hybrid Choice Modeling. International Journal of Disaster Risk Reduction. (In press).



Ellingwood, B.R., van de Lindt, J.W., and McAllister, T.P. (2019) A fully Integrated Model of Interdependent Physical and Social Infrastructure Systems, The Bridge, National Academy of Engineering, Vol 49, Issue 2, July.

Rohjahn, C., Johnson, L., Cedillos, V., O’Rourke, T., McAllister, T.P., McCabe, S.L.   (2019) Increasing Community Resilience Through Improved Lifeline Infrastructure Performance, The Bridge, National Academy of Engineering, Vol 49, Issue 2, July.

Johnson, K.J., Fung, J.F., Sattar, S., Segura, C.L., McAllister, T.P., McCabe, S.L.  (2019) Social and Economic Components of Resilient Multi-Hazard Building Design, Natural hazards Review, Vol 21, Issue 1.  



Koliou, M., van de Lindt, J.W., McAllister, T.P., Ellingwood, B.R., Dillard, M., and Cutler, H. (2018) State of the Research in Community Resilience: Progress and Challenges, Sustainable and Resilient Infrastructure, pp 1-21.

T. P. McAllister, N. Wang, B. Ellingwood (2018) Risk-Informed Mean Recurrence Intervals for Updated Wind Maps in ASCE 7-16, Journal of Structural Engineering-ASCE , Vol. 144, No. 5



Omori, H., Kuligowski, E., Gwynne, S., Butler, K.M., (2017) Human Response to Emergency Communication: A Review of Guidance on Alerts and Warning Messages for Emergencies in Buildings, Fire Technology, Vol 53, Issue 4, pp 1641-1668. 



Lounis, Z., & McAllister, T. P. (2016). Risk-based decision making for sustainable and resilient infrastructure systems, Journal of Structural Engineering, Vol 142, Issue 9.

Ellingwood, B.R., van de Lindt, J.W., and McAllister, T.P. (2016) Developing Measurement Science for Community Resilience Assessment, Sustainable and Resilient Infrastructure, Vol 1, Issue 3-4, pp 93-94.

Guidotti, R., Chmielewski, H.T., Unnikrishnan, V., Gardoni, P. McAllister, T. P., and van de Lindt, J.W. (2016) Direct and Cascading Effects of Seismic Events on the Response of Water and Electrical Power Networks, Sustainable and Resilient Infrastructure, Vol 1, Issue 3-4, pp 153-168.

Ghosn, M., Duenos-Osario, L., Frangopol, D.M., McAllister, T. P., Bocchini, P., Manuel, L., Ellingwood, B.,  Arangio, S., Bontempi, F., Shah, M., Akiyama, M., Biondini, F., Hernandez, S., Tsiatias, G., (2016) Performance Indicators for Structural Systems and Infrastructure Networks, Journal of Structural Engineering, Vol 142, Issue 9, Sep,

Ghosn, M., Frangopol, D.M.,  McAllister, T. P., Shah, M., Diniz, S., Ellingwood, B., Manuel, L., Biondini, F., Catbas, N., Strauss, A., Zhao, Z., (2016) Reliability-based structural performance indicators for structural members, Journal of Structural Engineering, Vol 142, Issue 9, Sep,



McAllister, T. P. (2015). Research Needs for Developing a Risk-Informed Methodology for Community Resilience, Journal of Structural Engineering, Vol 142, Issue 8.

Created January 3, 2018, Updated July 25, 2023