Ranji Ranjithan

RETTC Co-Director; Professor, Director of Graduate Programs, and Associate Head, Dept. of Civil, Construction and Environmental Engineering, College of Engineering, NC State


Supervised Machine Learning Approaches for Leak Localization in Water Distribution Systems: Impact of Complexities of Leak Characteristics
Basnet, L., Brill, D., Ranjithan, R., & Mahinthakumar, K. (2023), JOURNAL OF WATER RESOURCES PLANNING AND MANAGEMENT, 149(8). https://doi.org/10.1061/JWRMD5.WRENG-6047
Exploring alternative solid waste management strategies for achieving policy goals
Jaunich, M. K., Levis, J. W., DeCarolis, J. F., Barlaz, M. A., & Ranjithan, S. R. (2020), Engineering Optimization, 53(5), 1–14. https://doi.org/10.1080/0305215X.2020.1759578
Metamodels to assess the thermal performance of naturally ventilated, low-cost houses in Brazil
Rossi, M. M., Oliveira Favretto, A. P., Grassi, C., DeCarolis, J., Cho, S., Hill, D., … Ranjithan, R. (2019), ENERGY AND BUILDINGS, 204. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.enbuild.2019.109457
Solid Waste Management Policy Implications on Waste Process Choices and Systemwide Cost and Greenhouse Gas Performance
Jaunich, M. K., Levis, J. W., DeCarolis, J. F., Barlaz, M. A., & Ranjithan, S. R. (2019), Environmental Science & Technology, 53(4), 1766–1775. https://doi.org/10.1021/acs.est.8b04589
Battle of Water Networks DMAs: Multistage Design Approach
Salomons, E., Skulovich, O., & Ostfeld, A. (2017), JOURNAL OF WATER RESOURCES PLANNING AND MANAGEMENT, 143(10). https://doi.org/10.1061/(asce)wr.1943-5452.0000830
Construction and setup of a bench-scale algal photosynthetic bioreactor with temperature, light, and ph monitoring for kinetic growth tests
Karam, A. L., McMillan, C. C., Lai, Y. C., Reyes, F. L., Sederoff, H. W., Grunden, A. M., … Ducoste, J. J. (2017), Jove-Journal of Visualized Experiments, (124).
An enhanced linear regression-based building energy model (LRBEM plus ) for early design
Al Gharably, M., DeCarolis, J. F., & Ranjithan, S. R. (2016), JOURNAL OF BUILDING PERFORMANCE SIMULATION, 9(2), 115–133. https://doi.org/10.1080/19401493.2015.1004108
A framework for incorporating ecological releases in single reservoir operation
Wang, H., Brill, E. D., Ranjithan, R. S., & Sankarasubramanian, A. (2015), Advances in Water Resources, 78, 9–21. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.advwatres.2015.01.006
Role of multimodel combination and data assimilation in improving streamflow prediction over multiple time scales
Li, W., Sankarasubramanian, A., Ranjithan, R. S., & Sinha, T. (2015), Stochastic Environmental Research and Risk Assessment, 30(8), 2255–2269. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00477-015-1158-6
Understanding the low-frequency variability in hydroclimatic attributes over the southeastern US
Wang, H., Sankarasubramanian, A., & Ranjithan, R. S. (2015), JOURNAL OF HYDROLOGY, 521, 170–181. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jhydrol.2014.09.081

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  • Center for Environmental and Health Effects of PFAS
  • Resilience-based Modeling for Water Infrastructure Systems
  • A Life-Cycle Comparison of Landfilling and Waste-to-Energy Combustion in Montgomery County Maryland
  • Development of Optimized Decked Bulb-Tee Girders for Alaska
  • PFI-TT: Leakage Detection in Water Distribution Systems Using Routine Pressure Measurements
  • A1: The Urban Flooding Open Knowledge Network (UF-OKN): Delivering Flood Information to AnyOne, AnyTime, AnyWhere
  • RAISE: C-Accel Pilot ?????????????????? Track A1. The Urban Flooding Open Knowledge Network
  • SAVI: International Institute for Solid Waste Management Life-Cycle Modeling
  • Maximizing Energy for Waste While Minimizing Life-Cycle Environmental Burdens and Cost
  • EFRI-PSBR:Closing the Loop- Towards a PSBR Design Framework for Self-Sustained Marine Microalgal-Based Fuel Production
Ranji Ranjithan