Stuart Adams, M.S., E.I.

Stuart Adams

Major: Doctor of Philosophy in Civil Engineering
Minor: Disaster Science Management

Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at Louisiana State University
3128 Patrick F. Taylor Hall
Baton Rouge, LA 70803
Telephone (cell): (601) 278-2459 Email: sadam15@lsu.edu

Education:
Master of Science in Civil Engineering
Louisiana State University – Baton Rouge, LA

Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering
Louisiana State University – Baton Rouge, LA

Featured Works

  • Multi-platform damage reconnaissance for Hurricane Ike,” Friedland, C.J., Adams, S. and M. Levitan. Hurricane Ike: Revisited. 2009. Houston, Texas: Severe Storm Prediction, Education and Evacuation from Disasters (SSPEED) Center, Rice University.
    Stuart Adams, PhD Student
  • Enriched and efficient building data collection techniques,” Haynes, K., McCurry, L., Adams, S. and C. Friedland, Louisiana Research Experiences for Teachers (LaRET) Program Review, Louisiana State University July 15, 2011.
    Stuart Adams, PhD Student
  • LaHouse – interactive, engaging and educational,” Haynes, K., McCurry, L., Adams, S. and C. Friedland, Research Experiences for Teachers (RET) Program Review, Louisiana State University July 15, 2011.
    Stuart Adams, PhD Student
  • Post-disaster imagery collection utilizing a multi-rotor unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV),” Stuart M. Adams and Carol J. Friedland. 2012 UAS Symposium at Mississippi State University May 14-16, 2012. (2nd Place in Conference Poster Competition)
    Stuart Adams, PhD Student
  • Rocking Stability of Masonry Arches in Seismic Regions,” M. DeJong, L. De Lorenzis, S. Adams, and J. Ochsendorf, Earthquake Spectra, Volume 24, No. 4, pgs. 847-865, November 2008.
    Stuart Adams, PhD Student
  • Wind and storm surge damage during Ike: detection, quantification and data analysis,” Friedland, C., S. Adams, and Y. Shao, Hurricane Research-in-Progress Seminar. Louisiana State University Hurricane Center, November 18, 2008.
    Stuart Adams, PhD Student
  • Unmanned aerial vehicle data acquisition for damage assessment in hurricane events,” Adams, S.M., C.J. Friedland, and M.L. Levitan. Proceedings, 8th International Workshop on Remote Sensing for Disaster Response. Tokyo Institute of Technology, November 2010.
    Stuart Adams, PhD Student
  • Site selection and innovative building assessments: a study on school mitigation planning,” Stuart Adams and Logan McWiggins, Disaster Resistant University Workshop. University of New Orleans, February 16, 2011.
    Stuart Adams, PhD Student
  • Building evaluations for risk assessment,” Adams, S., Friedland, C., and M. Levitan, Disaster Resistant University Workshop. University of New Orleans, February 16, 2011.
    Stuart Adams, PhD Student
  • A survey of unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) usage for imagery collection in disaster research and management,” Stuart M. Adams and Carol J. Friedland, 9th International Workshop on Remote Sensing for Disaster Response. Stanford University, September 14-16, 2011.
    Stuart Adams, PhD Student
  • Unmanned aerial vehicle data acquisition for damage investigations in disaster events,” Stuart M. Adams, Marc L. Levitan and Carol J. Friedland, ATC & SEI Advances in Hurricane Engineering Conference. Miami, Florida, October 24-26, 2012.
    Stuart Adams, PhD Student
  • Disaster-Resistant Housing" Encyclopedia of Housing, Second Edition. Carol J. Friedland and Stuart M. Adams. Sage Publications, Inc. (June 2012)
    Stuart Adams, PhD Student
  • Environmental Hazards: Hurricanes” Encyclopedia of Housing, Second Edition. Carol J. Friedland and Stuart M. Adams. Sage Publications, Inc. (June 2012)
    Stuart Adams, PhD Student

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April 2011 Tornado Outbreak

April 2011 Tornado Outbreak Damage Investigation

Posted on 01 May 2011
CAPTURE documents damage in Alabama and Mississippi following the tornado outbreak of April 2011.
Hurricane Ike

Hurricane Ike Building Damage Surveys

Posted on 20 Sep 2009
CAPTURE conducts building damage surveys on Galveston Island following Hurricane Ike.