Víctor Yepes – Curriculum Vitae

 

July 26, 2021

 

Víctor Yepes

MSc MEng BEng (Hons) Civil & Structural Engineer, Ph.D.

Full Professor with Tenure in Construction Engineering (Catedrático de Universidad en Ingeniería de la Construcción)

Institute of Concrete Science and Technology, ICITECH

(Instituto de Ciencia y Tecnología del Hormigón, ICITECH)

Department of Construction Engineering

(Departamento de Ingeniería de la Construcción)

Universitat Politècnica de València

Building 4G, office 21, Camino de Vera, s/n

46022 Valencia (Spain)

 

 

E-mail: vyepesp @ cst.upv.es

Personal web page: http://personales.upv.es/vyepesp/

Personal blog page: http://victoryepes.blogs.upv.es/

Scopus Author ID: 57200949536

Web of Science Author: K-9763-2014

ORCID Author: 0000-0001-5488-6001

ResearchGate: https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Victor_Yepes2

 

 

EDUCATION

 

Universitat Politècnica de València, Spain

Doctor of Philosophy, Civil Engineering, Department of Transportation Engineering, Sep 2002

Specialist Degree in Quality Control Management, Department of Applied Statistics and Operational Research, and Quality, June 2000

Bachelor of Science and Master of Science (Honours), Civil Engineering, School of Civil Engineering, June 1988, achieving rank 1 in his class.

 

EXPERIENCE AT THE UNIVERSITAT POLITÈCNICA DE VALÈNCIA

 

Deputy Director, Department of Construction Engineering, from July 2010 to July 2012, and from July 2014 present

Academic Head, M.Sc. in Concrete Engineering, from June 2008 to February 2017. This M.Sc. degree is applied to the construction-engineering field and it is fully supported by the Department of Construction Engineering. Its purpose is to provide a broad understanding of concrete as a building material, as well as the skills necessary for the analysis and design of concrete structures. http://victoryepes.blogs.upv.es/2015/08/26/presentacion-del-master-universitario-en-ingenieria-del-hormigon/

Full Professor, from November 2017 to present, Department of Construction Engineering

Associate Professor, from April 2008 to November 2017, Department of Construction Engineering

Part Time Professor, from October 1994 to April 2008, Department of Construction Engineering

Part Time Professor, from October 1989 to September 1990, Department of Construction Engineering

Research Assistant, from September 1987 to July 1988, Department of Transportation Engineering.

 

VISITING SCHOLAR

 

Department of Engineering and Construction Management

Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile, 2013

http://www.ing.uc.cl/ingenieria-y-gestion-construccion/nuestro-departamento/profesores-visitantes/

 

 

PROFESSIONAL ENGINEERING EXPERIENCE

 

Iberdrola, S.A. (Energy company) Assistant Engineer. 1987.

Dragados y Construcciones, S.A. (Construction company) Civil Engineer and Site Manager. 1989-1992.

Generalitat Valenciana. (Regional government) Director of Infrastructure Engineering and R+D+I. 1992-2008.

Member of the General Council of the Association of Civil Engineers of Spain (2020-to present).

 

 

 

JOURNAL PUBLICATIONS (SCI)

 

1.       MAUREIRA, C.; PINTO, H.; YEPES, V.; GARCÍA, J. (2021). Towards an AEC-AI industry optimization algorithmic knowledge mapping. IEEE Access, (accepted, in press)

2.       MARTÍNEZ-MUÑOZ, D.; MARTÍ, J.V.; YEPES, V. (2021). Comparative life cycle analysis of concrete and composite bridges varying steel recycling ratio. Materials, (accepted, in press)

3.       ZHOU, Z.; ALCALÁ, J.; YEPES, V. (2021). Optimized application of sustainable development strategy in international engineering project management. Mathematics, 9(14):1633. DOI:10.3390/math9141633

4.       ZHOU, Z.; ALCALÁ, J.; KRIPKA, M.; YEPES, V. (2021). Life cycle assessment of bridges using Bayesian Networks and Fuzzy Mathematics. Applied Sciences, 11(11):4916. DOI:10.3390/app11114916.

5.       BIANCHI, P.F.; YEPES, V.; VITORIO, P.C., Jr.; KRIPKA, M. (2021). Study of alternatives for the design of sustainable low-income housing in Brazil. Sustainability, 13(9):4757. DOI:10.3390/su13094757

6.       SÁNCHEZ-GARRIDO, A.J.; NAVARRO, I.J.; YEPES, V. (2021). Neutrosophic multi-criteria evaluation of sustainable alternatives for the structure of single-family homes. Environmental Impact Assessment Review, 89:106572. DOI:10.1016/j.eiar.2021.106572

7.       NAVARRO, I.J.; MARTÍ, J.V.; YEPES, V. (2021). Neutrosophic completion technique for incomplete higher-order AHP comparison matrices. Mathematics, 9(5):496. DOI:10.3390/math9050496

8.       TANG, M.; LIAO, H.; YEPES, V.; LAURINAVICIUS, A.; TUPENAITE, L. (2021). Quantifiying and mapping the evolution of a leader journal in the field of civil engineering. Journal of Civil Engineering and Management, 27(2):100-116. DOI:10.3846/jcem.2021.14365

9.       MARTÍNEZ-MUÑOZ, D.; MARTÍ, J.V.; GARCÍA, J.; YEPES, V. (2021). Embodied energy optimization of buttressed earth-retaining walls with hybrid simulated annealing. Applied Sciences, 11(4):1800. DOI:10.3390/app11041800

10.   GARCÍA, J.; ASTORGA, G.; YEPES, V. (2021). An analysis of a KNN perturbation operator: an application to the binarization of continuous metaheuristics. Mathematics, 9(3):225. DOI:10.3390/math9030225.

11.   ZHOU, Z.; ALCALÁ, J.; YEPES, V. (2021). Environmental, economic and social impact assessment: study of bridges in China’s five major economic regions. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 18(1):122. DOI:10.3390/ijerph18010122

12.   NAVARRO, I.J.; PENADÉS-PLÀ, V.; MARTÍNEZ-MUÑOZ, D.; REMPLING, R.; YEPES, V. (2020). Life cycle sustainability assessment for multi-criteria decision making in bridge design: A review. Journal of Civil Engineering and Management, 26(7):690-704. DOI:10.3846/jcem.2020.13598

13.   ZHOU, Z.; ALCALÁ, J.; YEPES, V. (2020). Bridge Carbon Emissions and Driving Factors Based on a Life-Cycle Assessment Case Study: Cable-Stayed Bridge over Hun He River in Liaoning, China. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 17(16):5953. DOI:10.3390/ijerph17165953

14.   LÓPEZ, S.; YEPES, V. (2020). Impact of the R&D&I on the performance of Spanish construction companies. Advances in Civil Engineering, 2020: 7835231. DOI:10.1155/2020/7835231

15.   PONS, J.J.; VILLALBA-SANCHIS, I.; INSA, R.; YEPES, V. (2020). Life cycle assessment of a railway tracks substructures: comparison of ballast and ballastless rail tracks. Environmental Impact Assessment Review 85:106444. DOI:10.1016/j.eiar.2020.106444

16.   MILANI, C.J.; YEPES, V.; KRIPKA, M. (2020). Proposal of sustainability indicators for the design of small-span bridges. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 17(12):4488. DOI:10.3390/ijerph17124488

17.   MARTÍNEZ-MUÑOZ, D.; MARTÍ, J.V.; YEPES, V. (2020). Steel-concrete composite bridges: design, life cycle assessment, maintenance and decision making. Advances in Civil Engineering, 2020:8823370. DOI:10.1155/2020/8823370

18.   GARCÍA, J.; MARTÍ, J.V.; YEPES, V. (2020). The buttressed walls problem: An application of a hybrid clustering particle swarm optimization algorithm. Mathematics, 8(6):862. DOI:10.3390/math8060862

19.   PENADÉS-PLÀ, V.; MARTÍNEZ-MUÑOZ, D.; GARCÍA-SEGURA, T.; NAVARRO, I.J.; YEPES, V. (2020). Environmental and social impact assessment of optimized post-tensioned concrete road bridges. Sustainability, 12(10), 4265. DOI:10.3390/su12104265

20.   GARCÍA, J.; YEPES, V.; MARTÍ, J.V. (2020). A hybrid k-means cuckoo search algorithm applied to the counterfort retaining walls problem. Mathematics, 8(4), 555. DOI:10.3390/math8040555

21.   YEPES, V.; MARTÍ, J.V.; GARCÍA, J. (2020). Black hole algorithm for sustainable design of counterfort retaining walls. Sustainability, 12(7), 2767. DOI:10.3390/su12072767

22.   PENADÉS-PLÀ, V.; YEPES, V.; GARCÍA-SEGURA, T. (2020). Robust decision-making design for sustainable pedestrian concrete bridges. Engineering Structures, 209: 109968. DOI:10.1016/j.engstruct.2019.109968

23.   PENADÉS-PLÀ, V.; GARCÍA-SEGURA, T.; YEPES, V. (2020). Robust design optimization for low-cost concrete box-girder bridge. Mathematics, 8(3): 398; DOI:10.3390/math8030398

24.   SÁNCHEZ-GARRIDO, A.J.; YEPES, V. (2020). Multi-criteria assessment of alternative sustainable structures for a self-promoted, single-family home. Journal of Cleaner Production, 258, 120556. DOI:10.1016/j.jclepro.2020.120556

25.   SALAS, J.; YEPES, V. (2020). Enhancing sustainability and resilience through multi-level infrastructure planning. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 17(3):962; DOI:10.3390/ijerph17030962

26.   NAVARRO, I.J.; YEPES, V.; MARTÍ, J.V. (2020). Sustainability assessment of concrete bridge deck designs in coastal environments using neutrosophic criteria weights. Structure and Infrastructure Engineering, 16(7): 949-967. DOI:10.1080/15732479.2019.1676791

27.   YEPES, V.; DASÍ-GIL, M.; MARTÍNEZ-MUÑOZ, D.; LÓPEZ-DESFILÍS, V.J.; MARTÍ, J.V. (2019). Heuristic techniques for the design of steel-concrete composite pedestrian bridges. Applied Sciences, 9, 3253; DOI:10.3390/app9163253

28.   NAVARRO, I.J.; YEPES, V.; MARTÍ, J.V. (2019). A review of multi-criteria assessment techniques applied to sustainable infrastructures design. Advances in Civil Engineering, 2019: 6134803. DOI:10.1155/2019/6134803

29.   MARTÍN, R.; YEPES, V. (2019). The concept of landscape within marinas: Basis for consideration in the management. Ocean & Coastal Management, 179: 104815. DOI:10.1016/j.ocecoaman.2019.104815.

30.   PARTSKHALADZE, G.; MSHVENIERADZE, I.; MEDZMARIASHVILI, E.; CHAVLESHVILI, G.; YEPES, V.; ALCALÁ, J. (2019). Buckling Analysis and Stability of Compressed Low Carbon Steel Rods in Elasto-Plastic Region of Material. Advances in Civil Engineering, 2019: 7601260. DOI:10.1155/2019/7601260

31.   BOSCARDIN, J.T.; YEPES, V.; KRIPKA, M. (2019). Optimization of reinforced concrete building frames with automated grouping of columns. Automation in Construction, 104: 331-340. DOI:10.1016/j.autcon.2019.04.024

32.   SALAS, J.; YEPES, V. (2019). VisualUVAM: A Decision Support System Addressing the Curse of Dimensionality for the Multi-Scale Assessment of Urban Vulnerability in Spain. Sustainability, 11(8): 2191. DOI:10.3390/su11082191

33.   MARTÍNEZ-FERNÁNDEZ, P.; VILLALBA-SANCHÍS, I.; INSA-FRANCO, R.; YEPES, V. (2019). A review of modelling and optimisation methods applied to railways energy consumption. Journal of Cleaner Production, 222:153-162. DOI: 10.1016/j.jclepro.2019.03.037

34.   KRIPKA, M.; YEPES, V.; MILANI, C.J. (2019). Selection of sustainable short-span bridge design in Brazil. Sustainability, 11(5):1307. DOI: 10.3390/su11051307

35.   SALAS, J.; YEPES, V. (2019). MS-ReRO and D-ROSE methods: assessing relational uncertainty and evaluating scenarios’ risks and opportunities on multi-scale infrastructure systems. Journal of Cleaner Production, 216:607-623. DOI:10.1016/j.jclepro.2018.12.083

36.   PENADÉS-PLÀ, V.; GARCÍA-SEGURA, T.; YEPES, V. (2019). Accelerated optimization method for low-embodied energy concrete box-girder bridge design. Engineering Structures, 179:556-565. DOI:10.1016/j.engstruct.2018.11.015

37.   NAVARRO, I.J.; MARTÍ, J.V.; YEPES, V. (2019). Reliability-based maintenance optimization of corrosion preventive designs under a life cycle perspective. Environmental Impact Assessment Review, 74:23-34. DOI:10.1016/j.eiar.2018.10.001

38.   GARCÍA-SEGURA, T.; PENADÉS-PLÀ, V.; YEPES, V. (2018). Sustainable bridge design by metamodel-assisted multi-objective optimization and decision-making under uncertainty. Journal of Cleaner Production, 202: 904-915. DOI:10.1016/j.jclepro.2018.08.177

39.   NAVARRO, I.J.; YEPES, V.; MARTÍ, J.V.; GONZÁLEZ-VIDOSA, F. (2018). Life cycle impact assessment of corrosion preventive designs applied to prestressed concrete bridge decks. Journal of Cleaner Production, 196: 698-713. DOI:10.1016/j.jclepro.2018.06.110

40.   NAVARRO, I.J.; YEPES, V.; MARTÍ, J.V. (2018). Social life cycle assessment of concrete bridge decks exposed to aggressive environments. Environmental Impact Assessment Review, 72:50-63. DOI:10.1016/j.eiar.2018.05.003

41.   DEDE, T.; KRIPKA, M.; TOGAN, V.; YEPES, V.; RAO, R.V. (2018). Advanced optimization techniques and their applications in civil engineering. Advances in Civil Engineering, 2018: 5913083. DOI:10.1155/2018/5913083

42.   PONS, J.J.; PENADÉS-PLÀ, V.; YEPES, V.; MARTÍ, J.V. (2018). Life cycle assessment of earth-retaining walls: An environmental comparison. Journal of Cleaner Production, 192:411-420. DOI:10.1016/j.jclepro.2018.04.268

43.   SIERRA, L.A.; YEPES, V.; PELLICER, E. (2018). A review of multi-criteria assessment of the social sustainability of infrastructures. Journal of Cleaner Production, 187:496-513. DOI:10.1016/j.jclepro.2018.03.022

44.   NAVARRO, I.J.; YEPES, V.; MARTÍ, J.V. (2018). Life cycle cost assessment of preventive strategies applied to prestressed concrete bridges exposed to chlorides. Sustainability, 10(3):845. DOI:10.3390/su10030845

45.   PENADÉS-PLÀ, V.; GARCÍA-SEGURA, T.; MARTÍ, J.V.; YEPES, V. (2018). An optimization-LCA of a prestressed concrete precast bridge. Sustainability, 10(3):685. DOI:10.3390/su10030685

46.   SALAS, J.; YEPES, V. (2018). Urban vulnerability assessment: Advances from the strategic planning outlook. Journal of Cleaner Production, 179:544-558. DOI:10.1016/j.jclepro.2018.01.088

47.   SALAS, J.; YEPES, V. (2018). A discursive, many-objective approach for selecting more-evolved urban vulnerability assessment models. Journal of Cleaner Production, 176:1231-1244. DOI:10.1016/j.jclepro.2017.11.249

48.   SIERRA, L.A.; YEPES, V.; GARCÍA-SEGURA, T.; PELLICER, E. (2018). Bayesian network method for decision-making about the social sustainability of infrastructure projects. Journal of Cleaner Production, 176:521-534. DOI:10.1016/j.jclepro.2017.12.140

49.   GARCÍA-SEGURA, T.; YEPES, V.; FRANGOPOL, D.M. (2017). Multi-Objective Design of Post-Tensioned Concrete Road Bridges Using Artificial Neural Networks. Structural and Multidisciplinary Optimization, 56(1):139-150. DOI:10.1007/s00158-017-1653-0

50.   GARCÍA-SEGURA, T.; YEPES, V.; FRANGOPOL, D.M.; YANG, D.Y. (2017). Lifetime Reliability-Based Optimization of Post-Tensioned Box-Girder Bridges. Engineering Structures, 145:381-391. DOI:10.1016/j.engstruct.2017.05.013

51.   MOLINA-MORENO, F.; GARCÍA-SEGURA; MARTÍ, J.V.; YEPES, V. (2017). Optimization of Buttressed Earth-Retaining Walls using Hybrid Harmony Search Algorithms. Engineering Structures, 134:205-216. DOI:10.1016/j.engstruct.2016.12.042

52.   MOLINA-MORENO, F.; MARTÍ, J.V.; YEPES, V. (2017). Carbon embodied optimization for buttressed earth-retaining walls: implications for low-carbon conceptual designs. Journal of Cleaner Production, 164:872-884. DOI:10.1016/j.jclepro.2017.06.246

53.   PELLICER, E.; YEPES, V.; ORTEGA, A.J.; CARRIÓN, A. (2017). Market demands on construction management: A view from graduate students. Journal of Professional Issues in Engineering Education and Practice, 143(4):04017005. DOI:10.1061/(ASCE)EI.1943-5541.0000334

54.   PENADÉS-PLÀ, V.; MARTÍ, J.V.; GARCÍA-SEGURA, T.; YEPES, V. (2017). Life-cycle assessment: A comparison between two optimal post-tensioned concrete box-girder road bridges. Sustainability, 9(10):1864. DOI:10.3390/su9101864

55.   SIERRA, L.A.; PELLICER, E.; YEPES, V. (2017). Method for estimating the social sustainability of infrastructure projects. Environmental Impact Assessment Review, 65:41-53. DOI:10.1016/j.eiar.2017.02.004

56.   SIERRA, L.A.; YEPES, V.; PELLICER, E. (2017). Assessing the social sustainability contribution of an infrastructure project under conditions of uncertainty. Environmental Impact Assessment Review, 67:61-72. DOI:10.1016/j.eiar.2017.08.003

57.   TORRES-MACHI, C.; PELLICER, E.; YEPES, V.; CHAMORRO, A. (2017). Towards a sustainable optimization of pavement maintenance programs under budgetary restrictions. Journal of Cleaner Production, 148:90-102. DOI:10.1016/j.jclepro.2017.01.100

58.   YEPES, V.; MARTÍ, J.V.; GARCÍA-SEGURA, T.; GONZÁLEZ-VIDOSA, F. (2017). Heuristics in optimal detailed design of precast road bridges. Archives of Civil and Mechanical Engineering, 17(4):738-749. DOI:10.1016/j.acme.2017.02.006

59.   ZAMARRÓN-MIEZA, I.; YEPES, V.; MORENO-JIMÉNEZ, J.M. (2017). A systematic review of application of multi-criteria decision analysis for aging-dam management. Journal of Cleaner Production, 147:217-230. DOI: 10.1016/j.jclepro.2017.01.092

60.   ZASTROW, P.; MOLINA-MORENO, F.; GARCÍA-SEGURA, T.; MARTÍ, J.V.; YEPES, V. (2017). Life cycle assessment of cost-optimized buttress earth-retaining walls: a parametric study. Journal of Cleaner Production, 140:1037-1048. DOI: 10.1016/j.jclepro.2016.10.085

61.   PENADÉS-PLÀ, V.; GARCÍA-SEGURA, T.; MARTÍ, J.V.; YEPES, V. (2016). A review of multi-criteria decision making methods applied to the sustainable bridge design. Sustainability, 8(12):1295. DOI:10.3390/su8121295

62.   GARCÍA-SEGURA, T.; YEPES, V. (2016). Multiobjective optimization of post-tensioned concrete box-girder road bridges considering cost, CO2 emissions, and safety. Engineering Structures, 125:325-336. DOI:10.1016/j.engstruct.2016.07.012

63.   YEPES, V.; TORRES-MACHÍ, C.; CHAMORRO, A.; PELLICER, E. (2016). Optimal pavement maintenance programs based on a hybrid greedy randomized adaptive search procedure algorithm. Journal of Civil Engineering and Management, 22(4):540-550. DOI:10.3846/13923730.2015.1120770

64.   MARTÍ, J.V.; GARCÍA-SEGURA, T.; YEPES, V. (2016). Structural design of precast-prestressed concrete U-beam road bridges based on embodied energy. Journal of Cleaner Production, 120:231-240. DOI:10.1016/j.jclepro.2016.02.024

65.   PELLICER, E.; SIERRA, L.A.; YEPES, V. (2016). Appraisal of infrastructure sustainability by graduate students using an active-learning method. Journal of Cleaner Production, 113:884-896. DOI:10.1016/j.jclepro.2015.11.010

66.   SIERRA, L.A.; PELLICER, E.; YEPES, V. (2016). Social sustainability in the life cycle of Chilean public infrastructure. Journal of Construction Engineering and Management, 142(5): 05015020. DOI:10.1061/(ASCE)CO.1943-7862.0001099

67.   YEPES, V.; PELLICER, E.; ALARCÓN, L.F.; CORREA, L.C. (2016). Creative innovation in Spanish construction firms. Journal of Professional Issues in Engineering Education and Practice, 142 (1): 04015006. DOI:10.1061/(ASCE)EI.1943-5541.0000251

68.   TORRES-MACHÍ, C.; CHAMORRO, A.; PELLICER, E.; YEPES, V.; VIDELA, C. (2015). Sustainable pavement management: Integrating economic, technical, and environmental aspects in decision making. Transportation Research Record, 2523:56-63. DOI:10.3141/2523-07

69.   GARCÍA-SEGURA, T.; YEPES, V.; ALCALÁ, J.; PÉREZ-LÓPEZ, E. (2015). Hybrid harmony search for sustainable design of post-tensioned concrete box-girder pedestrian bridges. Engineering Structures, 92:112-122. DOI:10.1016/j.engstruct.2015.03.015

70.   LUZ, A.; YEPES, V.; GONZÁLEZ-VIDOSA, F.; MARTÍ, J.V. (2015). Design of open reinforced concrete abutments road bridges with hybrid stochastic hill climbing algorithms. Informes de la Construcción, 67(540), e114. DOI:10.3989/ic.14.089

71.   MARTÍ, J.V.; YEPES, V.; GONZÁLEZ-VIDOSA, F. (2015). Memetic algorithm approach to designing of precast-prestressed concrete road bridges with steel fiber-reinforcement. Journal of Structural Engineering, 141(2): 04014114. DOI:10.1061/(ASCE)ST.1943-541X.0001058

72.   YEPES, V.; GARCÍA-SEGURA, T.; MORENO-JIMÉNEZ, J.M. (2015). A cognitive approach for the multi-objective optimization of RC structural problems. Archives of Civil and Mechanical Engineering, 15(4):1024-1036. DOI:10.1016/j.acme.2015.05.001

73.   YEPES, V.; MARTÍ, J.V.; GARCÍA-SEGURA, T. (2015). Cost and CO2 emission optimization of precast-prestressed concrete U-beam road bridges by a hybrid glowworm swarm algorithm. Automation in Construction, 49:123-134. DOI:10.1016/j.autcon.2014.10.013

74.   MARTÍ, J.V.; YEPES, V.; GONZÁLEZ-VIDOSA, F.; LUZ, A. (2014). Automated design of prestressed concrete precast road bridges with hybrid memetic algorithms. Revista Internacional de Métodos Numéricos para Cálculo y Diseño en Ingeniería, 30(3), 145-154. DOI:10.1016/j.rimni.2013.04.010

75.   TORRES-MACHÍ, C.; CHAMORRO, A.; YEPES, V.; PELLICER, E. (2014). Current models and practices of economic and environmental evaluation for sustainable network-level pavement management. Revista de la Construcción, 13(2): 49-56. DOI:10.4067/S0718-915X2014000200006

76.   TORRES-MACHÍ, C.; CHAMORRO, A.; VIDELA, C.; PELLICER, E.; YEPES, V. (2014). An iterative approach for the optimization of pavement maintenance management at the network level. The Scientific World Journal, 2014, 524329. DOI:10.1155/2014/524329

77.   GARCÍA-SEGURA, T.; YEPES, V.; MARTÍ, J.V.; ALCALÁ, J. (2014). Optimization of concrete I-beams using a new hybrid glowworm swarm algorithm. Latin American Journal of Solids and Structures, 11(7):1190–1205. DOI:10.1590/S1679-78252014000700007

78.   GARCÍA-SEGURA, T.; YEPES, V.; ALCALÁ, J. (2014). Life-cycle greenhouse gas emissions of blended cement concrete including carbonation and durability. International Journal of Life Cycle Assessment, 19(1):3-12. DOI:10.1007/s11367-013-0614-0

79.   PELLICER, E.; YEPES, V.; CORREA, C.L.; ALARCÓN, L.F. (2014). Model for Systematic Innovation in Construction Companies. Journal of Construction Engineering and Management, 140(4):B4014001. DOI:10.1061/(ASCE)CO.1943-7862.0000468

80.   MARTÍ-VARGAS, J.R.; FERRI, F.J.; YEPES, V. (2013). Prediction of the transfer length of prestressing strands with neural networks. Computers and Concrete, 12(2):187-209. DOI:10.12989/cac.2013.12.2.187

81.   TORRES-MACHÍ, C.; YEPES, V.; ALCALA, J.; PELLICER, E. (2013). Optimization of high-performance concrete structures by variable neighborhood search. International Journal of Civil Engineering, 11(2):90-99. DOI: 10.1590/S1679-78252014000700007

82.   MARTÍNEZ-MARTÍN, F.; GONZÁLEZ-VIDOSA, F.; HOSPITALER, A.; YEPES, V. (2013). A parametric study of optimum tall piers for railway bridge viaducts. Structural Engineering and Mechanics, 45(6): 723-740. DOI: 10.12989/sem.2013.45.6.723

83.   PONZ-TIENDA, J.L.; YEPES, V.; PELLICER, E.; MORENO-FLORES, J. (2013). The resource leveling problem with multiple resources using an adaptive genetic algorithm. Automation in Construction, 29(1):161-172. DOI:10.1016/j.autcon.2012.10.003

84.   TORRES-MACHÍ, C.; CARRIÓN, A.; YEPES, V.; PELLICER, E. (2013). Employability of graduate students in construction management. Journal of Professional Issues in Engineering Education and Practice, 139(2):163-170. DOI:10.1061/(ASCE)EI.1943-5541.0000139

85.   MARTÍ, J.V.; GONZÁLEZ-VIDOSA, F.; YEPES, V.; ALCALÁ, J. (2013). Design of prestressed concrete precast road bridges with hybrid simulated annealing. Engineering Structures, 48:342-352. DOI:10.1016/j.engstruct.2012.09.014

86.   PELLICER, E.; YEPES, V.; ORTEGA, A.J. (2013). Method for planning a graduate program in construction management. Journal of Professional Issues in Engineering Education and Practice, 139(1):33-41. DOI:10.1061/(ASCE)EI.1943-5541.0000120

87.   CASTRO, A.L.; YEPES, V.; PELLICER, E.; CUÉLLAR-REYES, A.J. (2012). Knowledge management in the construction industry: state of the art and trends in research. Revista de la Construcción, 11(3): 62-73. DOI: 10.4067/S0718-915X2012000300006

88.   CARBONELL, A.; YEPES, V.; GONZÁLEZ-VIDOSA, F. (2012). Automatic design of concrete vaults using iterated local search and extreme value estimation. Latin American Journal of Solids and Structures, 9(6):675-689.

89.   MARTINEZ-MARTIN, F.J.; GONZALEZ-VIDOSA, F.; HOSPITALER, A.; YEPES, V. (2012). Multi-objective optimization design of bridge piers with hybrid heuristic algorithms. Journal of Zhejiang University-SCIENCE A (Applied Physics & Engineering), 13(6):420-432. DOI:10.1631/jzus.A1100304

90.   PELLICER, E.; CORREA, C.L.; YEPES, V.; ALARCÓN, L.F. (2012). Organizational improvement through standardization of the innovation process in construction firms. EMJ-Engineering Management Journal, 24(2): 40-53. DOI: 10.1080/10429247.2012.11431935

91.   YEPES, V.; GONZÁLEZ-VIDOSA, F.; ALCALÁ, J.; VILLALBA, P. (2012). CO2-Optimization Design of Reinforced Concrete Retaining Walls based on a VNS-Threshold Acceptance Strategy. Journal of Computing in Civil Engineering, 26 (3):378-386. DOI:10.1061/(ASCE)CP.1943-5487.0000140

92.   YEPES, V.; PELLICER, E.; ORTEGA, J.A. (2012). Designing a benchmark indicator for managerial competences in construction at the graduate level. Journal of Professional Issues in Engineering Education and Practice, 138(1): 48-54. DOI:10.1061/(ASCE)EI.1943-5541.0000075

93.   PONZ-TIENDA, J.L.; PELLICER, E.; YEPES, V. (2012). Complete fuzzy scheduling and fuzzy earned value management in construction projects. Journal of Zhejiang University-SCIENCE A (Applied Physics & Engineering), 13(1):56-68. DOI:10.1631/jzus.A1100160

94.   NARANJO, G.; PELLICER, E.; YEPES, V. (2011). Marketing in construction industry: state of knowledge and current trends. DYNA, 78(170):245-253.

95.   CARBONELL, A.; YEPES, V.; GONZÁLEZ-VIDOSA, F. (2011). Global best local search applied to the economic design of reinforced concrete vaults. Revista Internacional de Métodos Numéricos para Cálculo y Diseño en Ingeniería, 27(3):227-235. DOI: 10.1016/j.rimni.2011.07.003

96.   CARBONELL, A.; GONZÁLEZ-VIDOSA, F.; YEPES, V. (2011). Design of reinforced concrete road vaults by heuristic optimization. Advances in Engineering Software, 42(4): 151-159. DOI:10.1016/j.advengsoft.2011.01.002

97.   VEA, F.J.; PÉREZ, J.; PELLICER, E.; YEPES, V. (2010). A system for the dimensional control and high-precision layout of unique prefabricated elements. Revista de la Construcción, 9(2): 116-125.

98.   PEREA, C.; YEPES, V.; ALCALÁ, J.; HOSPITALER, A.; GONZÁLEZ-VIDOSA, F. (2010). A parametric study of optimum road frame bridges by threshold acceptance. Indian Journal of Engineering & Materials Sciences, 17(6):427-437.

99.   PAYÁ-ZAFORTEZA, I.; YEPES, V.; GONZÁLEZ-VIDOSA, F.; HOSPITALER, A. (2010). On the Weibull cost estimation of building frames designed by simulated annealing. Meccanica, 45(5): 693-704. DOI:10.1007/s11012-010-9285-0

100.                       MARTÍNEZ, F.J.; GONZÁLEZ-VIDOSA, F.; HOSPITALER, A.; YEPES, V. (2010). Heuristic Optimization of RC Bridge Piers with Rectangular Hollow Sections. Computers & Structures, 88(5-6): 375-386. DOI:10.1016/j.compstruc.2009.11.009

101.                       YEPES, V.; DÍAZ, J.; GONZÁLEZ-VIDOSA, F.; ALCALÁ, J. (2009). Statistical Characterization of Prestressed Concrete Road Bridge Decks. Revista de la Construcción, 8(2):95-109.

102.                       PAYÁ-ZAFORTEZA, I.; YEPES, V.; HOSPITALER, A.; GONZÁLEZ-VIDOSA, F. (2009). CO2-Optimization of Reinforced Concrete Frames by Simulated Annealing. Engineering Structures, 31(7): 1501-1508. DOI: 10.1016/j.engstruct.2009.02.034

103.                       YEPES, V.; ALCALÁ, J.; PEREA, C.; GONZÁLEZ-VIDOSA, F. (2008). A Parametric Study of Optimum Earth Retaining Walls by Simulated Annealing. Engineering Structures, 30(3): 821-830. DOI:10.1016/j.engstruct.2007.05.023

104.                       PEREA, C.; ALCALÁ, J.; YEPES, V.; GONZÁLEZ-VIDOSA, F.; HOSPITALER, A. (2008). Design of Reinforced Concrete Bridge Frames by Heuristic Optimization. Advances in Engineering Software, 39(8): 676-688. DOI:10.1016/j.advengsoft.2007.07.007

105.                       PAYÁ, I.; YEPES, V.; GONZÁLEZ-VIDOSA, F.; HOSPITALER, A. (2008). Multiobjective Optimization of Reinforced Concrete Building Frames by Simulated Annealing. Computer-Aided Civil and Infrastructure Engineering, 23(8): 596-610. DOI:10.1111/j.1467-8667.2008.00561.x

106.                       YEPES, V.; MEDINA, J.R. (2006). Economic Heuristic Optimization for Heterogeneous Fleet VRPHESTW. Journal of Transportation Engineering, 132(4): 303-311. DOI:10.1061/(ASCE)0733-947X(2006)132:4(303)

107.                       PAYÁ, I.; YEPES, V.; CLEMENTE, J.J.; GONZÁLEZ-VIDOSA, F. (2006). Heuristic optimization of reinforced concrete building frames. Revista Internacional de Métodos Numéricos para Cálculo y Diseño en Ingeniería, 22(3): 241-259.

108.                       YEPES, V.; MEDINA, J.R. (2005). Land Use Tourism Models in Spanish Coastal Areas. A Case Study of the Valencia Region. Journal of Coastal Research, SI 49: 83-88.

109.                       MEDINA, J.R.; YEPES, V. (2003). Optimization of touristic distribution networks using genetic algorithms. SORT, 27(1): 95-112.

 

ACADEMIC BOOKS

·         YEPES, V.; MARTÍ, J.V. (2021). Sustainable Construction II. MPDI, 114 pp., Basel, Switzerland. ISBN 978-3-0365-0484-1

·         YEPES, V.; GARCÍA-SEGURA, T. (2021). Sustainable Construction. MPDI, 230 pp., Basel, Switzerland. ISBN 978-3-0365-0482-7

·         YEPES, V.; MORENO-JIMÉNEZ, J.M. (Eds.) (2020). Optimization for Decision Making II. MPDI, 302 pp., Basel, Switzerland. ISBN 978-3-03943-607-1

·         YEPES, V.; MORENO-JIMÉNEZ, J.M. (Eds.) (2020). Optimization for Decision Making. MPDI, 290 pp., Basel, Switzerland. ISBN: 978-3-03943-221-9. DOI:10.3390/books978-3-03943-221-9

·         YEPES, V. (2020). Procedimientos de construcción de cimentaciones y estructuras de contención. Colección Manual de Referencia, 2ª edición. Editorial Universitat Politècnica de València, 480 pp. Ref. 328. ISBN: 978-84-9048-903-1.

·         PELLICER, E.; ADAM, J.M.; YEPES, V.; SINGH, A.; YAZDANI, S. (Eds.) (2017). Resilient Structures and Sustainable Construction. ISEC Press. ISBN: 978-0-9960437-4-8.

·         YEPES, V. (2016). Procedimientos de construcción de cimentaciones y estructuras de contención. Colección Manual de Referencia. Editorial Universitat Politècnica de València, 326 pp. ISBN: 978-84-9048-457-9.

·         YEPES, V. (2015). Coste, producción y mantenimiento de maquinaria para construcción. Editorial Universitat Politècnica de València, 155 pp. ISBN: 978-84-9048-301-5.

·         PELLICER, E.; YEPES, V.; TEIXEIRA, J.C.; MOURA, H.P.; CATALÁ, J. (2014). Construction Management. Wiley Blackwell, 316 pp. ISBN: 978-1-118-53957-6.

·         PELLICER, E.; YEPES, V.; TEIXEIRA, J.M.C.; MOURA, H.; CATALÁ, J. (2008). Construction Management. Construction Managers’ Library Leonardo da Vinci: PL/06/B/F/PP/174014. Ed. Warsaw University of Technology, 231 pp. ISBN: 83-89780-48-8.

·         YEPES, V. (2002). Optimización heurística económica aplicada a las redes de transporte del tipo VRPTW. Tesis Doctoral. Escuela Técnica Superior de Ingenieros de Caminos, Canales y Puertos. Universitat Politècnica de València. 352 pp. ISBN: 0-493-91360-2.

·         YEPES, V. (Dir.) (2001). La seguridad contra incendios en establecimientos turísticos. Editorial de la Universitat Politècnica de València. Ref.:2001-2311. Valencia, pp 7-9. Depósito Legal: V-450-2001. ISBN: 84-7721-980-X.

·         YEPES, V. (1997). Equipos de movimiento de tierras y compactación. Problemas resueltos. Colección Libro Docente nº 97.439. Ed. Universitat Politècnica de València. 253 pág. Depósito Legal: V-4598-1997. ISBN: 84-7721-551-0.

 

TEACHING NOTES AND BOOKS

 

·         YEPES, V.; MARTÍ, J.V. (2017). Máquinas, cables y grúas empleados en la construcción. Editorial de la Universitat Politècnica de València. Ref. 814. Valencia, 210 pp.

·         YEPES, V. (2014). Maquinaria para la fabricación y puesta en obra de mezclas bituminosas. Apuntes de la Universitat Politècnica de València. Ref. 749.

·         YEPES, V. (2014). Maquinaria para sondeos y perforaciones. Apuntes de la Universitat Politècnica de València, Ref. 209. Valencia, 89 pp.

·         YEPES, V. (2014). Maquinaria de movimiento de tierras. Apuntes de la Universitat Politècnica de València, Ref. 204. Valencia, 158 pp.

·         YEPES, V. (2014). Equipos de compactación superficial. Apuntes de la Universitat Politècnica de València, Ref. 187. Valencia, 113 pp.

·         MARTÍ, J.V.; YEPES, V.; GONZÁLEZ, F. (2014). Fabricación, transporte y colocación del hormigón. Apuntes de la Universitat Politècnica de València. 189 pp.

·         MARTÍ, J.V.; YEPES, V.; GONZÁLEZ, F.; ALCALÁ, J. (2012). Técnicas de voladuras y excavación en túneles. Apuntes de la Universitat Politècnica de València. Ref. 530, 165 pp.

·         YEPES, V.; MARTÍ, J.V.; GONZÁLEZ-VIDOSA, F.; ALCALÁ, J. (2012). Maquinaria auxiliar y equipos de elevación. Editorial de la Universitat Politècnica de València. Ref. 814. Valencia, 200 pp. Depósito Legal: V-316-2012.

·         YEPES, V.; MARTÍ, J.V.; GONZÁLEZ-VIDOSA, F.; ALCALÁ, J. (2012). Técnicas de planificación y control de obras. Editorial de la Universitat Politècnica de València. Ref. 189. Valencia, 94 pp. Depósito Legal: V-423-2012.

·         CLEMENTE, J.J.; GONZÁLEZ-VIDOSA, F.; YEPES, V.; ALCALÁ, J.; MARTÍ, J.V. (2010). Temas de procedimientos de construcción. Equipos de dragado. Editorial de la Universitat Politècnica de València. Ref. 2010.4038. Valencia, 74 pp. Depósito Legal: V-3708-2006.

·         YEPES, V. (2006). Calidad en ingeniería civil: Normas ISO. Máster Universitario en Consultoría de Ingeniería Civil. Colegio de Ingenieros de Caminos, Canales y Puertos. Escuela Técnica Superior de Ingenieros de Caminos, Canales y Puertos. Departamento de Ingeniería de la Construcción y Proyectos de Ingeniería Civil.

·         MARTÍ, J.V.; GONZÁLEZ, F.; YEPES, V. (2005). Temas de procedimientos de construcción. Extracción y tratamiento de áridos. Editorial de la Universidad Politécnica de Valencia. Ref. 2005.165. Valencia, 74 pp.

·         YEPES, V. (2004). Técnicas de programación de proyectos. Asignatura “Planificación de Proyectos”. Máster Universitario en Consultoría de Ingeniería Civil. Colegio de Ingenieros de Caminos, Canales y Puertos. Escuela Técnica Superior de Ingenieros de Caminos, Canales y Puertos. Departamento de Ingeniería de la Construcción y Proyectos de Ingeniería Civil. 72 pp.

·         MARTÍ, J.V.; GONZÁLEZ, F.; YEPES, V. (2004). Temas de procedimientos de construcción. Mejora de terrenos. Editorial de la Universidad Politécnica de Valencia. Ref. 2004.844. Valencia, 52 pp.

·         MARTÍ, J.V.; YEPES, V.; GONZÁLEZ, F. (2004). Temas de procedimientos de construcción. Cimbras, andamios y encofrados. Editorial de la Universidad Politécnica de Valencia. Ref. 2004.441. Valencia, 50 pp.

·         YEPES, V. (2003). Apuntes de optimización heurística en ingeniería. Editorial de la Universidad Politécnica de Valencia. Ref. 2003.249. Valencia, 266 pp. Depósito Legal: V-2720-2003.

·         GONZÁLEZ, F.; MARTÍ, J.V.; YEPES, V.; DOMINGO, A. (2003). Imágenes de construcción de pasos superiores, puentes de vigas y cajones hincados. Editorial de la Universidad Politécnica de Valencia. Ref. 2003.342. Valencia, 102 pp. Depósito Legal: V-463-2003.

·         YEPES, V. (2001). Planificación, programación y control en la construcción. Servicio de Publicaciones de la Universidad Politécnica de Valencia. SP.UPV-362. Depósito Legal: V-1356-2001.

·         YEPES, V. (2001). Garantía de calidad en la construcción. Tomo 1. Servicio de Publicaciones de la Universidad Politécnica de Valencia. SP.UPV-660. Depósito Legal: V-3150-2001.

·         YEPES, V. (2001). Garantía de calidad en la construcción. Tomo 2. Servicio de Publicaciones de la Universidad Politécnica de Valencia. SP.UPV-961. Depósito Legal: V-3151-2001.

·         YEPES, V. (1999). Prácticas de equipos de excavación, transporte y compactación de tierras. Servicio de Publicaciones de la Universidad Politécnica de Valencia. SP.UPV-4036. 129 pp. Depósito Legal: V-5208-1999.

·         YEPES, V. (1995). Maquinaria de movimiento de tierras. Servicio de Publicaciones de la Universidad Politécnica de Valencia. SP.UPV-264. 144 pp.

 

 

MEMBER OF EDITORIAL BOARDS

 

·         Structure & Infrastructure Engineering (SCI Journal). Associate Editor.

·         Advances in Civil Engineering (SCI Journal). Associate Editor.

·         Advances in Concrete Construction (SCI Journal)

·         Revista de la Construcción (SCI Journal)

·         Structural Engineering and Mechanics (SCI Journal)

·         Sustainability (SCI Journal)

·         Mathematics (SCI Journal)

·         International Journal of Construction Engineering and Management. Editor in Chief

·         Cuadernos de Turismo

·         International Journal of Architectural Engineering Technology

·         J-Multidisciplinary Scientific Journal

·         Journal of Construction Engineering, Management & Innovation

·         Journal of Sustainability Research

·         Revista de Ciências Exatas Aplicadas e Tecnológicas da Universidade de Passo Fundo, CIATEC-UPF

 

PUBLICATIONS REVIEWER (SCI)

 

·         Advances in Structural Engineering

·         Applied Sciences (Basel)

·         Archives of Civil and Mechanical Engineering

·         Automation in Construction

·         Boletín de la Asociación de Geógrafos Españoles

·         Carbon Management

·         Cement & Concrete Composites

·         Computer-Aided Civil and Infrastructure Engineering

·         Computers & Concrete

·         Construction and Building Materials

·         DYNA Ingeniería e Industria

·         Energy and Buildings

·         Engineering Optimization

·         Engineering Structures

·         Enrivonmental Impact Assessment Review

·         Environmental Science & Policy

·         Mathematical Problems in Engineering

·         Informes de la Construcción

·         International Journal of Civil Engineering

·         International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health

·         International Journal of Geomechanics

·         International Journal of Pavement Research and Technology

·         International Transactions in Operational Research

·         ISPRS International Journal of Geo-Information

·         Journal of Applied Statistics

·         Journal of Bridge Engineering

·         Journal of Business Research

·         Journal of Civil Engineering and Management

·         Journal of Cleaner Production

·         Journal of Performance of Constructed Facilities

·         Journal of Zhejiang University-SCIENCE A

·         Latin American Journal of Solids and Structures

·         Materials

·         Mathematical Problems in Engineering

·         Neural Computing & Applications

·         Neural Computing & Applications

·         Periodica Polytechnica Civil Engineering

·         Resources, Conservation & Recycling

·         Revista de la Construcción

·         Revista Innovar Journal

·         Structural and Multidisciplinary Optimization

·         Structural Engineering and Mechanics

·         Structural Engineering International

·         Sustainable Cities and Society

·         Sustainability

·         The Scientific World Journal

 

PH.D. STUDENTS ADVISOR

 

·         PENADÉS PLÀ, VICENT. Life cycle sustainability post-tensioned box girder bridge design by metamodel-assisted optimization and decision-making under uncertainty. 12/03/20

·         NAVARRO MARTÍNEZ, IGNACIO J. Life cycle assessment applied to the sustainable design of prestressed bridges in coastal environment. 22/11/19

·         SALAS HERRANZ, JORGE. Vulnerabilidad Urbana, nueva caracterización y metodología para el diseño de escenarios óptimos. 01/03/19

·         SIERRA VARELA, LEONARDO A. Evaluación multicriterio de la sostenibilidad social para el desarrollo de proyectos de infraestructuras. 27/10/17

·         GARCÍA SEGURA, TATIANA. Efficient design of post-tensioned concrete box-girder road bridges based on sustainable multi-objective criteria. 30/09/16

·         NAVARRO FERRER, FERNANDO. Modelos predictivos de las características prestacionales de hormigones fabricados en condiciones industriales. 03/06/16

·         LUZ IVARS, ALEJANDRO JOSÉ. Diseño óptimo de estribos abiertos de hormigón armado en puentes de carretera mediante optimización heurística. 12/01/16

·         RODRÍGUEZ-CALDERITA FACUNDI, ÁNGEL MANUEL. Optimización heurística de forjados de losa postesa. 09/12/15

·         TORRES MACHÍ, CRISTINA. Optimización heurística multiobjetivo para la gestión de activos de infraestructuras de transporte terrestre. 30/03/15

·         ALCALÁ GONZÁLEZ, JULIÁN. Optimización heurística económica de tableros de puentes losa pretensados. 29/01/10

·         CARBONELL LOMBARDERO, ALFONSO. Optimización heurística de bóvedas de paso de hormigón armado. 14/12/09

·         CORREA BECERRA, CHRISTIAN LUIS. Desarrollo e implementación de un modelo de gestión de la I+D+I para las empresas constructoras basado en la Norma UNE 166002. 27/03/09

·         PAYÁ ZAFORTEZA, IGNACIO JAVIER. Optimización heurística de pórticos de edificación de hormigón armado. 24/09/07

·         PEREA DE DIOS, CRISTIAN. Heuristic Optimization of Reinforced Concrete Frame Bridges. 11/06/07

 

 

LEADER OF RESEARCH PROJECTS FUNDED BY PUBLIC AGENCIES

 

Hybrid life cycle optimization of bridges and mixed and modular structures with high social and environmental efficiency under restrictive budgets (HYDELIFE). Financed by the Spanish Ministry of Science and Innovation along with FEDER funding (Project: PID2020-117056RB-I00). January 2021 to December 2023. PI: Víctor Yepes.

 

Reliability-based robust optimum design and maintenance of high social and environmental efficiency of bridges and highway infrastructures under restrictive budgets (DIMALIFE). Financed by the Spanish Ministry of Economy and Competitiveness along with FEDER funding (DIMALIFE Project: BIA2017-85098-R). January 2018 to December 2020. PI: Víctor Yepes.

 

Decision-making in the life-cycle management of prestressed bridges in terms of social and environmental efficiency and under restrictive budgets (BRIDLIFE). Financed by the Spanish Ministry of Economy and Competitiveness along with FEDER funding (BRIDLIFE Project: BIA2014-56574-R). January 2015 to December 2017. PI: Víctor Yepes.

 

Efficient design of non-conventional concrete structures based on multiobjective sustainable criteria using data mining methods. (HORSOST). Financed by the Spanish Ministry of Science and Innovation (Research Project BIA2011-23602). January 2012 to April 2015. PI: Víctor Yepes.

 

 

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