Publications

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Journal Articles:

Martello, M.V. (under review). Assessing the consequences of sea level rise and storm surge to aboveground storage tanks. Submitted to ASCE Journal of Waterway, Port, Coastal, and Ocean Engineering.

Martello, M. V. & Whittle, A. J. (under review). Climate Change Adaptation Planning for Transit Infrastructure via Multi-Criteria Decision Analysis. Submitted to ASCE OPEN: Multidisciplinary Journal of Civil Engineering.

Martello, M.V., Whittle, A.J., Oddo, P.C., & de Neufville, R. (under review). A Real Options Analysis Approach to Valuation and Flexible Implementation of Climate Adaptation Pathways: A Transit Infrastructure Case Study. Submitted to Risk Analysis.

Martello, M. V. & Whittle, A. J. (2023). Estimating coastal flood damage costs to transit infrastructure under future sea level rise. Communications Earth & Environment. https://doi.org/10.1038/s43247-023-00804-7

Martello, M. V. & Whittle, A. J. (2023). Discount Rate Selection in Climate Change and Coastal Adaptation Planning. ASCE Journal of Management in Engineering. https://doi.org/10.1061/JMENEA.MEENG-5401

Martello, M. V., Whittle, A. J., & Lyons-Galante, H.R. (2023). Depth-Damage Curves for Rail Rapid Transit Infrastructure. Journal of Flood Risk Management. https://doi.org/10.1111/jfr3.12856 

Whittle, A.J., Martello, M.V., Bastian, L., Soemitro, R.A.A., Satrya, T.R., Warnana, D.D., & Maulana, M.A. (2022). Analysis of staged construction of containment levees for Sidoarjo Mudflow. Journal of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering, 148(7), 05022002. https://doi.org/10.1061/(ASCE)GT.1943-5606.0002816

Martello, M. V., Whittle, A. J., Keenan, J. M., & Salvucci, F. P. (2021). Evaluation of climate change resilience for Boston’s rail rapid transit network. Transportation Research Part D: Transport and Environment, 97, 102908. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.trd.2021.102908 


Book Chapters:

Martello, M.V. & Whittle, A.J. (2023). Climate-resilient transportation infrastructure in coastal cities. In Torgal, F.P., & Goran-Granvist, C.G. (Eds.) Adapting the Built Environment for Climate Change: Design Principles for Climate Emergencies. Woodhead Publishing (Elsevier). https://doi.org/10.1016/B978-0-323-95336-8.00007-X 


Theses:

Martello, M.V. (2023). Climate Change Adaptation Planning and Decision Making for Transit Infrastructure. [Doctoral Thesis, Massachusetts Institute of Technology]. http://dx.doi.org/10.13140/RG.2.2.26449.40809 

Martello, M.V. (2020). Resilience of Rapid Transit Networks in the Context of Climate Change. [Master's Thesis, Massachusetts Institute of Technology]. https://dspace.mit.edu/handle/1721.1/127329 


Conference Papers and Presentations:

Martello, M. V., & Whittle, A. J. (2021). Hydraulic Modelling for Flood Risk Management of Underground Infrastructure Systems. ASCE International Conference for Sustainable Infrastructure (ICSI) 2021, 25. http://dx.doi.org/10.13140/RG.2.2.29107.09765 

Ieronymaki, E.S., Whittle, A.J., & Martello, M.V. (2018). An empirical design tool to predict ground surface response to tunneling with TBM. Proceedings, WTC 2018, Dubai. Retrieved from: https://library.ita-aites.org/wtc/1480-an-empirical-design-tool-to-predict-ground-surface-response-to-tunneling-with-tbm.html 


Government Reports:

United States Army Corps of Engineers (USACE). (Sept. 2022). NY & NJ Harbor & Tributaries Focus Area Feasibility Study (HATS) Draft Feasibility Report and Integrated Tier 1 EIS. USACE NY District. https://www.nan.usace.army.mil/Portals/37/NYNJHATS%20Draft%20Integrated%20Feasibility%20Report%20Tier%201%20EIS_1.pdf 

Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority (MBTA). (2022). Climate Change Coastal Flood Vulnerability Screening of MBTA Commuter Rail Facilities and Parking Lots. MassDOT. https://cdn.mbta.com/sites/default/files/2022-02/2022-02-15-mbta-commuter-rail-facility-vulnerability-screening-report.pdf 

Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority (MBTA). (2022). Climate Change Coastal Flood Vulnerability Screening of MBTA Rolling Stock. MassDOT.

Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority (MBTA). (2020). Climate Change Coastal Flood Vulnerability Summary of MBTA Bus Facilities. MassDOT. https://cdn.mbta.com/sites/default/files/2022-02/2022-02-15-mbta-bus-facility-flood-vulnerability-summary.pdf 


Advocacy Reports:

American Society of Civil Engineers, New York Section (ASCE). (2022). Report Card for New York State Infrastructure 2022 (Transit Section). ASCE. https://infrastructurereportcard.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/01/NY_IRC_2022-report-9.14.22.pdf