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Madison, WI 53726-2398
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Michael Ritter

Director's Office
Unit: FPL-DO

One Gifford Pinchot Drive
Madison, WI
United States
53726-2398

Phone:
michael.ritter@usda.gov

Below are the 129 US Forest Service publications sorted by year. You may re-sort the list by: Title, Date Posted, Category, Publication or Year.

Publication Year: 2019
 
Title: Research needs assessment for the mass timber industry: Proceedings of the 2nd North American mass timber research needs workshop
Source: Gen. Tech. Rep. FPL-GTR-273. Madison, WI: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Forest Products Laboratory. 41 p.
Author(s) Zelinka, Samuel L.; Williamson, Tom ; Martinson, Karen L.; Ritter, Michael A.
Year: 2019   view abstract, download publication »
Publication Year: 2012
 
Title: Literature Review and Assessment of Nanotechnology for Sensing of Timber Transportation Structures Final Report
Source: Forest Products Laboratory, General Technical Report, FPL-GTR-210, 2012
Author(s) Wipf, Terry; Phares, Brent M.; Ritter, Micheal
Year: 2012   view abstract, download publication »
Publication Year: 2011
 
Title: Evaluation of Fleet Management Techniques for Timber Highway Bridges
Source: USDA Forest Service, Forest Products Laboratory, General Technical Report, FPL-GTR-198, 2011
Author(s) Brent M. Phares; Travis K. Hosteng; Justin Dahlberg; Michael A. Ritter
Year: 2011   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Live-Load Distribution on Glued-Laminated Timber Girder Bridges
Source: USDA Forest Service, Forest Products Laboratory, General Technical Report, FPL-GTR-197, 2011
Author(s) Fanous; Fouad; May; Jeremy; Wipf; Terry; Ritter; Michael
Year: 2011   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Science Supporting the Economic and Environmental Benefits of Using Wood and Wood Products in Green Building Construction
Source: USDA Forest Service, Forest Products Laboratory, General Technical Report, FPL-GTR-206, 2011
Author(s) Ritter, Michael A.; Skog, Kenneth; Bergman, Richard
Year: 2011   view abstract, download publication »
Publication Year: 2010
 
Title: Forest Products Laboratory Research Demonstration House and Carriage House
Source: Forest Products Laboratory Factsheet 0014. Madison, WI: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Forest Products Laboratory; 2010. 41 p.
Author(s) Ritter; Mike; Bosch; Erin; Martinson; Karen; Gough; Tivoli
Year: 2010   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Literature Review and Assessment of Nanotechnology for Remote Sensing of Wood Transportation Structures
Source: FPL RIP-3333-014
Author(s) Ritter, Michael; Wipf, Terry J.
Year: 2010   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Live Load Distribution on Longitudinal Glued-Laminated Timber Deck Bridges- Final Report: Conclusions and Recommendations
Source: SDA Forest Service, Forest Products Laboratory, FPL-GTR-194, 2010
Author(s) Fanous, Fouad; May, Jeremy; Wip, Terry; Ritter, Michael
Year: 2010   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Remote Monitoring of History Covered Timber Bridges for the Prevention of Arson and Vandalism
Source: USDA Forest Service, Forest Products Laboratory, General Technical Report, FPL-GTR-191
Author(s) Brent M. Phares; Michael D. LaViolette; Terry J. Wipf; Michael A. Ritter
Year: 2010   view abstract, download publication »
Publication Year: 2009
 
Title: Security Manual for Covered Bridges
Source: FPL RIP-3333-013
Author(s) Phares, Brent; Ritter, Michael;
Year: 2009   view abstract, download publication »
Publication Year: 2005
 
Title: Nanotechnology opportunities in residential and non-residential construction
Source: 2nd International Symposium on Nanotechnology in Construction, 13-16 November 2005, Bilbao, Spain [CD-ROM]. Bagneux, France: RILEM: 9 pages.
Author(s) Wegner, Theodore H.; Winandy, Jerrold E.; Ritter, Michael A.
Year: 2005   view abstract, download publication »
Publication Year: 2002
 
Title: A comparative study of wood highway sound barriers
Source: Forest products journal. Vol. 52, no. 3 (Mar. 2002).:p. 35-43 : ill.
Author(s) Grgurevich, Stefan; Boothby, Thomas; Manbeck, Harvey; Burroughs, Courtney; Cegelka, Stephen; Bernecker, Craig; Ritter, Michael A.
Year: 2002   view abstract, download publication »
Publication Year: 2001
 
Title: Analysis of thermal change in stress-laminated timber bridge decks
Source: FPL-RP-598, May 2001; Forest Products Laboratory Research Paper
Author(s) Kainz, James A.; Wacker, James P.; Ritter, Micheal A.; Bishop, Stan
Year: 2001   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Field Performance of Timber Bridges 20. Gray Stress-Laminated Deck Bridge
Source: FPL-RP-592, January 2001; Forest Products Laboratory Research Paper
Author(s) Dagher, Habib J.; Altimore, Frank M.; Caccese, Vincent; Ritter, Micheal A.
Year: 2001   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Field performance of timber bridges--21. Humphrey stress-laminated T-beam bridge
Source: FPL-RP-597, June 2001; Forest Products Laboratory Research Paper
Author(s) Kainz, James A.; Wacker, James P.; Ritter, Micheal A.; Bishop, Stan
Year: 2001   view abstract, download publication »
Publication Year: 2000
 
Title: Evaluation and field load testing of timber railroad bridge
Source: Fifth International Bridge Engineering Conference. Washington, D.C. : National Academy Press, 2000. Transportation research record ; 1696.:p. 323-333 : ill.
Author(s) Wipf, Terry J.; Ritter, Michael A.; Wood, Douglas L.
Year: 2000   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Field Performance of Timber Bridges--18. Byron Stress-Laminated Truss Bridge
Source: FPL-RP-588, December 2000; Forest Products Laboratory Research Paper
Author(s) Dagher, Habib J.; Altimore, Frank M.; Caccese, Vincent; Ritter, Micheal A.
Year: 2000   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Field Performance of Timber Bridges--19. North Yarmouth Stress-Laminated Truss Bridge
Source: FPL-RP-590 January 2001; Forest Products Laboratory Research Paper
Author(s) Dagher, Habib J.; Altimore, Frank M.; Caccese, Vincent; Ritter, Micheal A.
Year: 2000   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Reliability-based criteria for load and resistance factor design code for wood bridges
Source: Fifth International Bridge Engineering Conference. Washington, D.C. : National Academy Press, 2000. Transportation research record ; 1696.:p. 316-322 : ill.
Author(s) Eamon, Chris.; Nowak, Andrzej S.; Ritter, Michael A.; Murphy, Joe.
Year: 2000   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Two test level 4 bridge railing and transition systems for transverse timber deck bridges
Source: Fifth International Bridge Engineering Conference. Washington, D.C. : National Academy Press, 2000. Transportation research record ; 1696.:p. 334-351 : ill.
Author(s) Faller, Ronald K.; Ritter, Michael A.; Rosson, Barry T.; Fowler, Michael D.; Duwadi, Sheila R.
Year: 2000   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Wood in transportation program-- an overview
Source: Fifth International Bridge Engineering Conference. Washington, D.C. : National Academy Press, 2000. Transportation research record ; 1696.:p. 310-315 : ill.
Author(s) Duwadi, Sheila Rimal.; Ritter, Michael A.; Cesa, Edward.
Year: 2000   view abstract, download publication »
Publication Year: 1999
 
Title: Crashworthy railing for timber bridges
Source: PTEC `99 : Pacific Timber Engineering Conference, 14-18 March 1999, Rotorua, New Zealand: proceedings, Vol. 3. Rotorua : New Zealand Forest Research Institute, c1999. Forest research bulletin ; no. 212.:p. 325-332.
Author(s) Ritter, Michael A.; Faller, Ronald K.; Duwadi, Sheila Rimal.
Year: 1999   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Design criteria for portable timber bridge systems : static versus dynamic loads
Source: 1999 ASAE/CSAE-SCGR annual international meeting : emerging technologies for the 21st century ; Toronto, Ontario, Canada, July 18-21, 1999. St. Joseph, MI : American Society of Agricultural Engineers, [1999].:19 p. : ill.
Author(s) Franklin, John M.; Taylor, S. E.; Morgan, Paul A.; Ritter, M. A.
Year: 1999   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Miscellaneous wood structures
Source: Wood engineering and construction handbook. New York, NY : McGraw-Hill, Inc., 1999: Pages 10.1-10.77
Author(s) Ritter, Michael A.; Faherty, Keith F.
Year: 1999   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Railing systems for use on timber deck bridges
Source: Underground and other structural design issues. Washington, D.C. : National Academy Press, 1999. Transportation research record ; 1656.:p. 110-119 : ill.
Author(s) Faller, Ronald K.; Ritter, Michael A.; Rosson, Barry T.; Duwadi, Sheila R.
Year: 1999   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Structural reliability of plank decks
Source: Structural engineering in the 21st century : proceedings of the 1999 Structures Congress, April 18-21, 1999, New Orleans, Louisiana. Reston, VA : American Society of Civil Engineers, 1999.:p. 688-691.
Author(s) Nowak, Andrzej S.; Eamon, Chris.; Ritter, Michael A.
Year: 1999   view abstract, download publication »
Title: T-section glulam timber bridge modules : modeling and performance
Source: 1999 ASAE/CSAE-SCGR annual international meeting : emerging technologies for the 21st century ; Toronto, Ontario, Canada, July 18-21, 1999. St. Joseph, MI : American Society of Agricultural Engineers, [1999].:22 p. : ill.
Author(s) Morgan, Paul A.; Taylor, Steven E.; Ritter, Michael A.; Franklin, John M.
Year: 1999   view abstract, download publication »
Publication Year: 1998
 
Title: An Overview of the Wood In Transportation Program in the United States
Source: Proc 5th World Conference On Timber Engineering, August 17-20, 1998; Montreux, Switzerland
Author(s) Duwadi, Sheila Rimal; Ritter, Micheal A.; Cesa, Edward
Year: 1998   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Effect of Cold Temperatures on Stress-Laminated Timber Bridge Decks
Source: Proc 5th World Conference on Timber Engineering
Author(s) Kainz, James A.; Ritter, Micheal A.
Year: 1998   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Emerging Timber Bridge Technology in the United States
Source: Structural Engineering World Wide; p. 870
Author(s) Ritter, Micheal A.
Year: 1998   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Emerging Timber Bridge Technology in the United States
Source: Published by Elsevier Science Ltd. 1998, ISBN:0-08-042845-2 ; pp.
Author(s) Ritter, Micheal A.
Year: 1998   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Evaluation and Testing of Timber Railroad Bridges
Source: In: Proceedings 5th World Conference on Timber Engineering; August 17-20, 1998, Montreux, Switzerland, Volume 1, pp. 792-793
Author(s) Ritter, Micheal A.; Wipf, Terry J.; Wood, Douglas, L.
Year: 1998   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Field performance of timber bridges. 17, Ciphers stress-laminated deck bridge
Source: (Research paper FPL-RP-572):16 p. : ill., maps ; 28 cm.
Author(s) Wacker, James P.; Kainz, James A.; Ritter, Michael A.
Year: 1998   view abstract, download publication »
Title: In Situ Performance of Stress-Laminated Timber Bridge Decks
Source: In: Proceedings of hte SEM Spring Conference on Experimental and Applied Mechanics, June 1-3, 1998; pp- 265-267
Author(s) Kainz, James A.; Wacker, James P.; Ritter, Micheal A.
Year: 1998   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Plans for crash-tested bridge railings for longitudinal wood decks on low-volume roads
Source: General Technical Report FPL-GTR-107):11 p. : plans ; 44 x 28 cm.
Author(s) Ritter, Michael A.; Faller, Ronald K.; Bunnell, Steve.; Hilbrich Lee, Paula D.; Rosson, Barry T.
Year: 1998   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Plans for crash-tested wood bridge railings for concrete decks
Source: General Technical Report FPL-GTR-108):11 p. : plans ; 44 x 28 cm.
Author(s) Ritter, Michael A.; Faller, Ronald K.; Rosson, Barry T.; Hilbrich Lee, Paula D.; Duwadi, Sheila Rimal.
Year: 1998   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Research accomplishments for wood transportation structures based on a national research needs assessment
Source: General Technical Report FPL-GTR-105):ii, 30 p. : ill. ; 28 cm.
Author(s) Ritter, M. A.; Duwadi, S. R.
Year: 1998   view abstract, download publication »
Publication Year: 1997
 
Title: Effectiveness of Glued Laminated Components in Strengthening Timber Bridges
Source: Technology Digest, Timely Technology Transfer. Association of American Railroads
Author(s) Rogers, Pete; Otter, Duane E.; Wipf, Terry; Ritter, Mike; Wood, Doug
Year: 1997   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Field performance of timber bridges. 11, Spearfish Creek stress-laminated box-beam bridge
Source: (Research paper FPL-RP-556):17 p. : ill., maps ; 28 cm.
Author(s) Wacker, J. P.; Ritter, M. A.; Stanfill-McMillan, K.
Year: 1997   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Field performance of timber bridges. 14, Dean, Hibbsville, and Decatur stress-laminated deck bridges
Source: (Research paper FPL-RP-564):21 p. : ill., maps ; 28 cm.
Author(s) Hilbrich Lee, P. D.; Ritter, M. A.; Golston, S.; Hinds, K.
Year: 1997   view abstract, download publication »
Title: GRP Prestressing of Wood Decks
Source: 1997 In: Kempner, Leon, Jr.; Brown, colin B., eds. Building to last. Proceedings of structures congress 15; 1997 April 13-16 Portland, OR: 585-589. Vol. 1
Author(s) Dagher, Habib J.; Abdel-Magid, Beckry; Ritter, Michael; Iyer, Srinivasa
Year: 1997   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Mechanical Connections in Wood Structures: Chapter 1--Introduction
Source: American Society of Civil Engineers, 1997, pp. 1-26
Author(s) Soltis, Lawrence A.; Ritter, Michael
Year: 1997   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Performance of Portable T-Section Glulam Timber Bridges
Source: An ASAE Meeting Presentation Paper No. 97-4083
Author(s) Taylor, S. E.; Ritter, M. A.; Morgan, Paul A.; Franklin, John M.
Year: 1997   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Timber Bridges in Southern Iowa
Source: In: Leon Kempner, Jr.; Brown, Colin, B., eds. Building to last. Proceedings, Structures Congerss XV; 1997, April 13-16; Portland, Oregon/ New York, NY: American Society of Civil Engineers: 295-299 Vol. 1. 1997
Author(s) Lee, Paula D. Hilbrich; Ritter, Michael A.
Year: 1997   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Timber Bridges in the United States
Source: Public Roads Winter 1997. Vol. 60 (3): 32-40
Author(s) Duwadi, Sheila Rimal; Ritter, Michael A.
Year: 1997   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Wood In Infrastructure: Analysis of Research Needs and Goals
Source: Wood Engineering in the 21st Century: Research Needs and Goals; Proceeding of the Workshop offered in conjuction with the SEI/ASCE Structures Congress XV; Portland, Oregon April 16, 1997; pp.96-108
Author(s) Moody, Russell C.; Ritter, Michael A.
Year: 1997   view abstract, download publication »
Publication Year: 1996
 
Title: Determining In-Place Modulus of Elasticity of Stress-Laminated Timber Decks Using NDE
Source: National Conference on Wood Transportation Structures. Gen. Tech. Rep. FPL-GTR-94
Author(s) Ross, Robert J.; Ritter, Micheal A.; Schad, Kirsten C.
Year: 1996   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Development of Limit States Design Procedures for Timber Bridges
Source: Ritter, Micheal A.; Duwadi, Sheila Rimal; Lee, Paula D.Hilbrich, eds. 1996. National Conference on Wood Transportation Structures. Gen. Tech. Rep. FPL-GTR-94. Madison, WI: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Forest Products Laboratory. 494 p.
Author(s) Crews, Keith; Ritter, Micheal
Year: 1996   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Development of Wood Highway Sound Barriers
Source: Ritter, Micheal A.; Duwadi, Sheila Rimal;Lee, Paula D.Hilbrich, eds. 1996. National Conference on Wood Transportation Structures. Gen. Tech. Rep. FPL-GTR-94. Madison, WI: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Forest Products Laboratory. 494 p.
Author(s) Boothby, Thomas E.; Manbeck, Harvey B.; Burroughs, Courtney B.; Bernecker, Craig A.; Grgurevich, Stefan; Cegelka, Steven; Ritter, Micheal A.
Year: 1996   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Dynamic Evaluation of Timber Bridges
Source: Ritter, Micheal A.; Duwadi, Sheila Rimal; Lee, Paula D.Hilbrich, eds. 1996. National Conference on Wood Transportation Structures. Gen. Tech. Rep. FPL-GTR-94. Madison, WI: USDA, Forest Service, Forest Products Laboratory: 114-121.
Author(s) Wipf, Terry J.; Ritter, Micheal A.; Wood, Douglas L.
Year: 1996   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Eastern Cottonwood Stress-Laminated Timber Bridges -- Enhancing Rural America with Underutilized Species
Source: FPL-GTR-94
Author(s) Hilbrich Lee, Paula D.; Ritter, Micheal A.; Tice, Everett D.
Year: 1996   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Eastern Cottonwood Stress-Laminated Timber Bridges -- Enhancing Rural America with Underutilized Species
Source: Ritter, Micheal A.; Duwadi, Sheila Rimal;Lee, Paula D.Hilbrich, eds. 1996. National Conference on Wood Transportation Structures. Gen. Tech. Rep. FPL-GTR-94. Madison, WI: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Forest Products Laboratory: 104-113
Author(s) Hilbrich Lee, Paula D.; Ritter, Micheal A.; Tice, Everett D.
Year: 1996   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Effect of Preservative Treatment on Bar Force in Stress-Laminated Bridge Decks
Source: Ritter, Michael A.; Duwadi, Sheila Rimal; Lee, Paula D. Hilbrich, eds. 1996. National conference on wood transportation structures. Gen. Tech. Rep. FPL-GTR-94. Madison, Wl: USDA, Forest Service, Forest Products Laboratory: 245-251
Author(s) Kainz, James A.; Ritter, Micheal A.; Yazdani, Nur; Kadnar, Joy O.
Year: 1996   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Evaluation of Stress-Laminated T-Beam Bridges Constructed of Laminated Veneer Lumber
Source: National conference on wood transportation structures. FPL-GTR-94.
Author(s) Ritter, Micheal; Hilbrich Lee, Paula; Kainz, James; Meyers, Christopher
Year: 1996   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Fatigue Design Criteria of MPC Wood Trusses for Bridge Applications
Source: Ritter, Micheal A.; Duwadi, Sheila Rimal;Lee, Paula D.Hilbrich, eds. 1996. National Conference on Wood Transportation Structures. Gen. Tech. Rep. FPL-GTR-94. Madison, WI: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Forest Products Laboratory. 494 p.
Author(s) Dagher, Habib J.; West, Brent; Caccese, Vincent; Wolfe, Ron; Ritter, Micheal
Year: 1996   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Field performance of timber bridges. 10, Sanborn Brook stress-laminated deck bridge
Source: (Research paper FPL-RP-555):24 p. : ill., maps ; 28 cm.
Author(s) Hilbrich Lee, P. D.; Wacker, J. P.; Ritter, M. A.
Year: 1996   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Field performance of timber bridges. 5, Little Salmon Creek stress-laminated deck bridge
Source: (Research paper FPL-RP-547):15 p. : ill., maps ; 28 cm.
Author(s) Ritter, M. A.; Kainz, J. A.; Porter, G. J.
Year: 1996   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Field performance of timber bridges. 6, Hoffman Run stress-laminated deck bridge
Source: (Research paper FPL-RP-549):16 p. : ill., maps ; 28 cm.
Author(s) Ritter, M. A.; Hilbrich Lee, P. D.; Porter, G. J.
Year: 1996   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Field performance of timber bridges. 7, Connell Lake stress-laminated deck bridge
Source: (Research paper FPL-RP-550):13 p. : ill., maps ; 28 cm.
Author(s) Hislop, L. E.; Ritter, M. A.
Year: 1996   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Field performance of timber bridges. 8, Lynches Woods Park stress-laminated deck bridge
Source: (Research paper FPL-RP-551):17 p. : ill., maps ; 28 cm.
Author(s) Wacker, J. P.; Ritter, M. A.; Conger, D.
Year: 1996   view abstract, download publication »
Title: National Conference on Wood Transportation Structures
Source: FPL-GTR-94
Author(s) Ritter, M.A.; Duwadi, S.R.; Lee, P.D.H., eds
Year: 1996   view abstract, download publication »
Title: National Conference on Wood Transportation Structures
Source: Gen. Tech. Rep. FPL-GTR-94. Madison, Wl: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Forest Products Laboratory. 494 p.
Author(s) Ritter, Michael A.; Duwadi, Sheila Rimal; Lee, Paula D. Hilbrich
Year: 1996   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Pole Creek Metal-Plate-Connected Truss Bridge
Source: Ritter, Michael A.; Duwadi, Sheila Rimal; Lee, Paula D. Hilbrich, eds. 1996. National conference on wood transportation structures. Gen. Tech. Rep. FPL-GTR-94. Madison, Wl: USDA, Forest Service, Forest Products Laboratory: 49-57.
Author(s) Triche, Micheal, H.; Ritter, Micheal A.
Year: 1996   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Portable Glulam Timber Bridge Systems
Source: In: Gopu, Vijaya K.A., ed. Proceedings of the international wood engineering conference; 1996 October 28-31; New Orleans LA. Baton Rouge, LA: Louisiana State University: Vol. 2: 368-375
Author(s) Taylor, Steven E.; Ritter, Micheal A.; Keliher, Keith P.; Thompson, Jason D.
Year: 1996   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Portable T-section glulam bridge for low-volume roads
Source: In FPL-GTR-94, October 1996
Author(s) Taylor, Steven E.; Ritter, Micheal A.
Year: 1996   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Railing Systems for Longitudinal Timber Deck Bridges
Source: Ritter, Micheal A.; Duwadi, Sheila Rimal;Lee, Paula D.Hilbrich, eds. 1996. National Conference on Wood Transportation Structures. Gen. Tech. Rep. FPL-GTR-94. Madison, WI: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Forest Products Laboratory. 494 p.
Author(s) Faller, Ronald K.; Rosson, Barry T.; Ritter, Micheal A. Hilbrich Lee, Paula D.; Duwadi, Sheila R.
Year: 1996   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Recommended Construction Practices for Stress-Laminated Wood Bridge Decks
Source: Proceedings of the international wood engineering conference; 1996 October 28-31; New Orleans LA
Author(s) Ritter, Micheal A.; Hilbrich Lee, Paula D.
Year: 1996   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Summary of U.S. research on wood transportation structures
Source: Proceedings of the International Wood Engineering Conference, Sheraton New Orleans, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA, October 28-31, 1996. Volume 1. [S.l.] : International Wood Engineering Conference ; Madison, WI : printed by Omnipress, c1996.:p. 1.81-1.88.
Author(s) Ritter, M. A.; Moody, R. C.; Duwadi, S. R.
Year: 1996   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Superstructure Load Path Testing of Two Open-Deck Timber Bridges
Source: Technology Digest, Timely Technology Transfer, November 1996. 4 p.
Author(s) Rogers, Peter D.; Wipf, Terry J.; Ritter, Micheal; Otter, Duane E.
Year: 1996   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Yellow Popular Glued-Laminated Timber: Product Development and Use in Timber Bridge Construction
Source: National conference on wood in transportation structures. Gen. Tech. Rep. FPL-GTR-94. Pp. 411-417. October 1996
Author(s) Hernandez, Roland; Ritter, Micheal A.; Moody, Russell C.; Hilbrich Lee, Paula D.
Year: 1996   view abstract, download publication »
Publication Year: 1995
 
Title: Crash-Tested Bridge Railings for Timber Bridges
Source: Proc 4th International bridge engineering conference; 1995 August 28-30; San Francisco, CA
Author(s) Ritter,M.A.; Faller,R.K.; Duwadi,S.R.
Year: 1995   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Design and Evaluation of Two Bridge Railings for Low-Volume Roads
Source: Proceedings of 6th International conference on low-volume roads; 1995 June 25-29; Minneapolis, MN. Washington, DC: National Academy Press: 357-372; 1995. Vol. 2. 1995.
Author(s) Faller, Ronald K.; Rosson, Barry T.; Sicking, Dean L.; Ritter, Michael A.; Bunnell, Steve
Year: 1995   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Design, Construction, and Evalution of Timber Bridge Constructed of Cottonwood Lumber
Source: Proc 4th International bridge engineering conference; 1995 August 28-30; San Francisco, CA
Author(s) Ritter, M.A.; Wacker, J.P.; Tice, E.D.
Year: 1995   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Dynamic Evaluation of Wood Bridges
Source: In: Sanayei, Masoud, ed. Restructuring: America and beyond: Proceedings of Structures Congress 13; 1995 April 2-5; Boston, Ma. New York: American Society of Civil Engineers; 1995: 1-4, Vol. 1.
Author(s) Wipf, Terry J.; Ritter, Michael A.; Duwadi, Sheila Rimal
Year: 1995   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Dynamic Response of Stress-Laminated-Deck Bridges
Source: In:Proceedings of 4th International bridge engineeringconference; 1995 August 28-30; San Francisco, CA.Washington, DC: National Academy Press:381-394; 1995. Vol. 2.
Author(s) Ritter, Michael A.; Wood, D. L.; Duwadi, S. R.
Year: 1995   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Field performance of stress-laminated timber bridges on low-volume roads
Source: Proceedings of the 6th International Conference on Low-Volume Roads, 1995 June 25-29, Minneapolis, MN. Washington, DC : National Academy Press, 1995.:p. 347-356.
Author(s) Ritter, M. A.; Wacker, J. P.; Duwadi, S. R.
Year: 1995   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Field Performance of Timber Bridges 2. Cooper Creek Stress-Laminated Deck Bridge
Source: FPL-RP-536, April 1995; Forest Products Laboratory Research Paper
Author(s) Ritter, Micheal A.; Wacker, James P.; Tice, Everett D.
Year: 1995   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Field performance of timber bridges. 4, Graves Crossing stress-laminated deck bridge
Source: (Research paper FPL-RP-539):17 p. : ill., maps ; 28 cm.
Author(s) Wacker, J. P.; Ritter, M. A.
Year: 1995   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Field performance of timber bridges: 3. Birchlog Run and Tumbling Rock Run stress-laminated deck bridges
Source: FPL-RP-538, April 1995; Forest Products Laboratory Research Paper
Author(s) Wacker, James P.; Ritter, Micheal A.
Year: 1995   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Load and Resistance Factor Design Code for Wood Bridges
Source: In:Proceedings of 4th International bridge engineering conference; 1995 August 28-30; San Francisco, CA. Washington, DC: National Academy Press: 351-357; 1995. Vol. 2.
Author(s) Nowak, A.S.; Ritter, M.A.
Year: 1995   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Maintenance Practices for Wood Bridges
Source: Proceedings of Structures Congress 13; 1995 April 2-5; Boston, MA
Author(s) Ritter, Michael A.; Williamson, Thomas G.
Year: 1995   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Performance Level 2 and Test Level 4 Bridge Railings for Timber Decks
Source: In: Transportation Research Board. Highway and facility design; highway operations, capacity, and traffic control: geometric design, roadside safety features, roadside hardware monitoring, and scenic loop tours. Transportation Research Record 1500 102-111
Author(s) Rosson, Barry T.; Faller, Ronald K.; Ritter, Michael A.
Year: 1995   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Plans for crash-tested bridge railings for longitudinal wood decks
Source: General Technical Report FPL-GTR-87):27 p. : ill. ; 28 x 43 cm.
Author(s) Ritter, M. A.; Faller, R. K.; Hilbrich Lee, P. D.; Rosson, B. T.; Duwadi, S. R.
Year: 1995   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Portable Glulam Timber Bridge Design for Low-Volume Forest Roads
Source: In: Proceedings of the 6th International conference on low-volume roads; 1995 June 25-29; Minneapolis, MN. Washington, DC: National Academy Press: 328-338; 1995. Vol. 2
Author(s) Taylor, S. E.; Keliher, K. P.; Thompson, J. D.; Ritter, M. A.; Murphy, G. L.
Year: 1995   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Research on Timber Bridges and Related Topics
Source: Timber bridge
Author(s) Duwadi, Sheila Rimal; Ritter, Michael A.
Year: 1995   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Standard plans for southern pine bridges
Source: General Technical Report FPL-GTR-84):26 p. : ill. ; 28 x 43 cm.
Author(s) Hilbrich Lee, P. D.; Ritter, M. A.; Triche, M. H.
Year: 1995   view abstract, download publication »
Title: State of the Art Report: Glumam Timber Bridge Design in the U.S.
Source: Proc 27th meeting of International council for building research studies and documentation
Author(s) Ritter, M.A.; Williamson, T.G.
Year: 1995   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Using Lightweight MPC Wood Trusses in Bridges
Source: In: Sanayei, Masoud, ed, Restructuring: America and beyond: Proceedings of Structures Congress 13; 1995 April 2-5; Boston, M.A. New York: American Society of Civil Engineers; 1995: 9-12. Vol. 1.
Author(s) Dagher, H., Cacces, V.; Altimore, F.; Hsu, Y.; Wolfe, R.; Ritter, M.
Year: 1995   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Wood Bridges in New England
Source: Proceedings of Structures Congress 13; 1995 April 2-5; Boston, MA
Author(s) Ritter, M.A.; Stanfill-McMillan, K.
Year: 1995   view abstract, download publication »
Publication Year: 1994
 
Title: Design and Field Performance of a Metal-Plate-Connected Wood Truss Bridge
Source: Proceedings of Structures Congress 94; 1994 April 24-28; Atlanta, GA.
Author(s) Triche, Micheal H.; Ritter, Micheal A.; Lewis, Stuart L.; Wolfe, Ronald W.
Year: 1994   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Durability in stress laminated timber bridges
Source: In: PTEC 94 Timber shaping the future: Proceedings of Pacific timber engineering conference; 1994 July 11-15, Gold Coast, Australia. Fortitude Valley MAC, Queensland, Australia: Timber Research and Development Advisory Council: 686-694 Volume 1.; 1994
Author(s) Taylor, R.; Taylor, R.J.; Ritter, M.
Year: 1994   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Innovations in Glulam Timber Bridge Design
Source: In: Baker, N.C.; Goodno, B.J., eds. Structures Congress 12: Proceedings of Structure Congress '94; 1994 April 24-28; Atlanta GA. New York, American Society of Civil Engineers; 1994: 1298-1303. Vol. 2.
Author(s) Ritter, Micheal A.; Williamson, Thomas G.; Moody, Russell C.
Year: 1994   view abstract, download publication »
Title: LRFD Provisions for Wood Bridges
Source: In: Proceedings of Structures Congress '94; 1994 April 24-28; Atlanta, GA. New York: American Society of civil Engineers; Volume 1, 1994; pp. 549-554.
Author(s) Ritter, Michael A.; Nowak, Andrzej S.
Year: 1994   view abstract, download publication »
Title: U.S. Timber Bridge Research
Source: In: PTEC 94 Timber shaping the future: Proceedings of Pacific timber engineering conference; 1994 July 11-15, Gold Coast, Australia. Fortitude Valley MAC, Queensland, Australia: Timber Research Development and Advisory Council, Volume 2, 1994; pp. 148-155.
Author(s) Ritter, M.; Moody, R.; Duwadi, S.
Year: 1994   view abstract, download publication »
Publication Year: 1993
 
Title: Development and Evaluation of the Teal River Stress-Laminated Glulam Bridge
Source: Transportation Research Record 1426, 1993; pp. 27-35.
Author(s) Ritter, Michael A.; Wacker, James P.; Stanfill-McMillan, Kim; Kainz, James A.
Year: 1993   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Development of a six-year research needs assessment for timber transportation structures
Source: Gen. Tech. Rep. FPL-GTR- 74. Madison, Wi: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Forest Products Laboratory; 1993. 44 p.
Author(s) Wipf, Terry J.; Ritter, Michael A.; Duwadi, Sheila Rimal; Moody, Russell C.
Year: 1993   view abstract, download publication »
Publication Year: 1992
 
Title: Behavior of Stress-Laminated Parallel-Chord Timber Bridge Decks Experimental and Analytical Studies
Source: FPL-RP-511, October 1992; Forest Products Laboratory Research Paper
Author(s) Dimakis, Al G.; Oliva, Micheal G.; Ritter, Micheal A.
Year: 1992   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Field Performance of Timber Bridges 1. Teal River Stress-Laminated Deck Bridge
Source: FPL-RP-515, December 1992; Forest Products Laboratory Research Paper
Author(s) Wacker, James P.; Ritter, Micheal A.
Year: 1992   view abstract, download publication »
Publication Year: 1991
 
Title: LRFD Design for Wood Bridges
Source: In: 9th structures congress proceedings; 1991 April 29-May 1; Indianapolis, IN. New York: American Society of Civil Engineers:1991; pp.482-485.
Author(s) Ritter, Michael A.; Williamson, Thomas G.
Year: 1991   view abstract, download publication »
Title: METHODS FOR ASSESSING THE FIELD PERFORMANCE OF STRESS-LAMINATED TIMBER BRIDGES
Source: Proceedings of the 1991 International timber engineering conference
Author(s) Ritter, Michael A.; Geske, Earl A.; McCutcheon, William J.; Moody, Russell, C.; Wacker, James P.; Mason, Lola E.
Year: 1991   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Timber Bridge Research by the Forest Products Laboratory, USDA Forest Service
Source: In: Proceedings of the 1991 International timber engineering conference; 1991 September 2-5; London, London: TRADA; 1991: 3.356-3.363. Vol. 3.
Author(s) Ritter, Michael A.; Moody, Russell C.
Year: 1991   view abstract, download publication »
Publication Year: 1990
 
Title: Applications of Wood Materials for Innovative Bridge Systems
Source: In: Suprenant, Bruce S., ed. Serviceability and durability of construction materials: Proceedings of the 1st materials engineering congress; 1990 August 13-15; Denver, CO. New York: American Society of Civil Engineers; 1990: 423-432. Volume 1.
Author(s) Moody, Russel C.; Ritter, Michael A.; GangaRao, Hota
Year: 1990   view abstract, download publication »
Title: DEVELOPMENT OF LONGER SPAN WOOD BRIDGES
Source: In: Proceedings of the 3d International conference on short and medium span bridges; 1990 August 7-10; Toronto, ON, Canada. Montreal, P.Q., Canada: The Canadian Society for Civil Engineering; 1990: 391-402. Vol. 2
Author(s) Taylor, Raymond J.; Ritter, Micheal A.
Year: 1990   view abstract, download publication »
Title: FIELD PERFORMANCE OF U.S. STRESS-LAMINATED WOOD BRIDGES
Source: In: Sugiyama, Hideo, ed. Proceedings of the 1990 international timber engineering conference; 1990 October 23-25; Tokyo. Tokyo: Steering Committee of the International Timber Engineering Conference: 1990: 564-569. Vol. 2.
Author(s) Ritter, Micheal A.; Oliva, Micheal G.
Year: 1990   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Performance of Stress-Laminated Bridges
Source: Wood Design Focus, Volume1, Number 3; pp.12-16; 1990
Author(s) Ritter, Micheal A.; Geske, Earl A.; Mason, Lola; McCutcheon, Williams J.; Moody, Russell C.; Wacker, James
Year: 1990   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Performance of Stress-Laminated Bridges, Ontario Highway Bridge Design Code
Source: Wood Design Focus, Volume 1, Number 3, Fall 1990; pp. 12-16; 1990
Author(s) Ritter, Micheal A.; Geske, Earl A.; Mason, Lola; McCutcheon, Williams J.; Moody, Russell C.; Wacker, James
Year: 1990   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Stress-Laminated Wood Bridge Decks Experimental and Analytical Evaluations
Source: FPL-RP-495, March 1990; Forest Products Laboratory Research Paper
Author(s) Oliva, Micheal G.; Dimakis, Al G.; Ritter, Micheal A.; Tuomi, Roger L.
Year: 1990   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Structural Wood Products
Source: In: Suprenant, Bruce S., ed Serviceability and durability of construction materials: Proceedings of 1st materials engineering congress; 1990 August 12-15; Denver, CO. New York: American Society of Civil Engineers; 1990: 41-52. Volume 1. 1990
Author(s) Moody, Russell C.; Ritter, Michael
Year: 1990   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Timber Bridges: Design, Construction, Inspection, and Maintenance -- Entire Publication
Source: United States Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Washington, DC: 944 p.
Author(s) Ritter, Michael A.
Year: 1990   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Timber Bridges: Design, Construction, Inspection, and Maintenance Chapter 01: Timber as a Bridge Material
Source: United States Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Washington, DC.
Author(s) Ritter, Michael A.
Year: 1990   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Timber Bridges: Design, Construction, Inspection, and Maintenance Chapter 02: Types of Timber Bridges
Source: United States Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Washington, DC.
Author(s) Ritter, Michael A.;Morrell, Jeffrey J.
Year: 1990   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Timber Bridges: Design, Construction, Inspection, and Maintenance Chapter 03: Properties of Wood and Structural Wood Products
Source: United States Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Washington, DC.
Author(s) Ritter, Michael A.
Year: 1990   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Timber Bridges: Design, Construction, Inspection, and Maintenance Chapter 04: Preservation and Protection of Timber Bridges
Source: United States Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Washington, DC.
Author(s) Ritter, Michael A.
Year: 1990   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Timber Bridges: Design, Construction, Inspection, and Maintenance Chapter 05: Basic Timber Design Concepts for Bridges
Source: United States Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Washington, DC.
Author(s) Ritter, Michael A.
Year: 1990   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Timber Bridges: Design, Construction, Inspection, and Maintenance Chapter 06: Loads and Forces on Timber Bridges
Source: United States Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Washington, DC.
Author(s) Ritter, Michael A.
Year: 1990   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Timber Bridges: Design, Construction, Inspection, and Maintenance Chapter 07: Design of Beam Superstructures
Source: United States Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Washington, DC.
Author(s) Ritter, Michael A.
Year: 1990   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Timber Bridges: Design, Construction, Inspection, and Maintenance Chapter 08: Design of Longitudinal Deck Superstructures
Source: United States Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Washington, DC.
Author(s) Ritter, Michael A.
Year: 1990   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Timber Bridges: Design, Construction, Inspection, and Maintenance Chapter 09: Design of Longitudinal Stress-Laminated Deck Superstructures
Source: United States Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Washington, DC.
Author(s) Ritter, Michael A.;Oliva, Michael G.
Year: 1990   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Timber Bridges: Design, Construction, Inspection, and Maintenance Chapter 10: Rail Systems for Timber Decks
Source: United States Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Washington, DC.
Author(s) Ritter, Michael A.
Year: 1990   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Timber Bridges: Design, Construction, Inspection, and Maintenance Chapter 11: Wearing Surfaces for Timber Decks
Source: United States Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Washington, DC.
Author(s) Ritter, Michael A.
Year: 1990   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Timber Bridges: Design, Construction, Inspection, and Maintenance Chapter 12: Timber Bridge Fabrication and Construction
Source: United States Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Washington, DC.
Author(s) Ritter, Michael A.;Schmokel, Charles B.
Year: 1990   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Timber Bridges: Design, Construction, Inspection, and Maintenance Chapter 13: Bridge Inspection for Decay and Other Deterioration
Source: United States Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Washington, DC.
Author(s) Ritter, Michael A.;Morrell, Jeffrey J.
Year: 1990   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Timber Bridges: Design, Construction, Inspection, and Maintenance Chapter 14: Maintenance and Rehabilitations of Timber Bridges
Source: United States Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Washington, DC.
Author(s) Ritter, Michael A.
Year: 1990   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Timber Bridges: Design, Construction, Inspection, and Maintenance Chapter 15: Bridge Maintenance, Rehabilitation, and Replacement - Case Histories
Source: United States Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Washington, DC.
Author(s) Ritter, Michael A.;Hedgecock, Edgar E.;Grabner, Bill;Johnson, Ken;Stauch, Jeff;Taylor, Raymond J.;Bunnell, Steve;Oliva, Michael G.
Year: 1990   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Timber Bridges: Design, Construction, Inspection, and Maintenance Chapter 16: Reference Information
Source: United States Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Washington, DC.
Author(s) Ritter, Michael A.
Year: 1990   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Timber Bridges: Design, Construction, Inspection, and Maintenance Chapter 17: Glossary of Terms
Source: United States Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Washington, DC.
Author(s) Ritter, Michael A.
Year: 1990   view abstract, download publication »
Title: Timber Bridges: Design, Construction, Inspection, and Maintenance Cover and Contents
Source: United States Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Washington, DC.
Author(s) Ritter, Michael A.
Year: 1990   view abstract, download publication »
Publication Year: 1988
 
Title: Behavior of metal-plate connected joints in creosote treated wood: a pilot study
Source: Forest Products Journal. Volume 38, Number 7/8:76-80. 1988.
Author(s) Oliva, M.G.; Krahn, L.; McCarthy, M.; Ritter, M.
Year: 1988   view abstract, download publication »
Publication Year: 1987
 
Title: Development and use of stress laminated timber deck bridges
Source: In: Proceedings of the sessions at Structures Congress 1987 related to bridges and transmission line structures; 1987 August 17-20; Orlando, Fl. New York: American Society of Civil Engineers; 1987; 249-255; 1987.
Author(s) Oliva, Michael C.; Dimakis, Al G.; Ritter, Michael
Year: 1987   view abstract, download publication »
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Portland Mills Bridge, Parke County, IndianaSaving the Past:

Public Roads, the bimonthly magazine of the Federal Highway Administration, featured an article on their National Historic Covered Bridge Preservation Program, which the Forest Products Laboratory (FPL) has been a part of since its inception in 2000...

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