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Mariantonieta Gutierrez Soto

Assistant Professor of Engineering Design and Affiliate Faculty of Architectural Engineering
Global Engineering Design Engagement Coordinator

Affiliation(s):

  • School of Engineering Design, Technology and Professional Programs
  • Engineering Design
  • Architectural Engineering

213 Hammond Building

mvg5899@psu.edu

814-865-2952

Research Website

Research Areas:

Engineering Design

 
 

 

Education

  • B.S., Civil Engineering, Lamar University, 2010
  • M.S., Civil Engineering, Ohio State University, 2012
  • Ph.D., Civil Engineering, Ohio State University, 2017

Publications

Journal Articles

  • Daniel Gallutia, Majid Tahmasbi Fard, Mariantonieta Gutierrez Soto and JiangBiao He, 2022, "Recent advances in wave energy conversion systems: From wave theory to devices and control strategies", Ocean Engineering, 252, pp. 111105
  • Alejandro Palacio-Betancur and Mariantonieta Gutierrez Soto, 2021, "Structural Properties of Tall Diagrid Buildings Using a Neural Dynamic Model for Design Optimization", Journal of Structural Engineering, ASCE, 148, (3)
  • Sajad Javadinasab Hormozabad, Mariantonieta Gutierrez Soto and Hojjat Adeli, 2021, "Integrating structural control, health monitoring, and energy harvesting for smart cities", Expert Systems, 38, (8)
  • Sajad Javadinasab Hormozabad and Mariantonieta Gutierrez Soto, 2021, "Performance-based control co-design of building structures with controlled rocking steel braced frames via neural dynamic model", Structural and Multidisciplinary Optimization, 64, (3), pp. 1111-1125
  • Alvaro Javier Florez, Luis Felipe Giraldo, Mariantonieta Gutierrez Soto and Fernel Orlando Zuñiga, 2021, "Structural sparsity in control design of active and semi-active systems", Structural Control and Health Monitoring, 28, (8)
  • Sajad Javadinasab Hormozabad and Mariantonieta Gutierrez Soto, 2021, "Load balancing and neural dynamic model to optimize replicator dynamics controllers for vibration reduction of highway bridge structures", Engineering Applications of Artificial Intelligence, 99
  • Amanda Melendez, David Caballero-Russi, Mariantonieta Gutierrez Soto and Luis Felipe Giraldo, 2021, "Computational models of community resilience", Natural Hazards
  • Jorge Romana Giraldo, L. Sebastian Bryson and Mariantonieta Gutierrez Soto, 2020, "Performance of Two Anchored Walls Under Cut and Fill Construction Sequences", Geotechnical and Geological Engineering, 38, (2), pp. 1799-1816
  • Alejandro Palacio-Betancur and Mariantonieta Gutierrez Soto, 2019, "Adaptive tracking control for real-time hybrid simulation of structures subjected to seismic loading", Mechanical Systems and Signal Processing, 134, pp. 106345
  • Mariantonieta Gutierrez Soto and Hojjat Adeli, 2019, "Semi-active vibration control of smart isolated highway bridge structures using replicator dynamics", Engineering Structures, 186, pp. 536-552
  • Mariantonieta Gutierrez Soto and Hojjat Adeli, 2018, "Vibration control of smart base-isolated irregular buildings using neural dynamic optimization model and replicator dynamics", Engineering Structures, 156, pp. 322-336
  • Mariantonieta Gutierrez Soto and Hojjat Adeli, 2017, "Many-objective control optimization of high-rise building structures using replicator dynamics and neural dynamics model", Structural and Multidisciplinary Optimization, 56, (6), pp. 1521-1537
  • Mariantonieta Gutierrez Soto and Hojjat Adeli, 2017, "Multi-agent replicator controller for sustainable vibration control of smart structures", Journal of Vibroengineering, 19, (6), pp. 4300-4322
  • Mariantonieta Gutierrez Soto and Hojjat Adeli, 2017, "Recent advances in control algorithms for smart structures and machines", Expert Systems, 34, (2)
  • Mariantonieta Gutierrez Soto and Hojjat Adeli, 2014, "Optimum tuning parameters of tuned mass dampers for vibration control of irregular highrise building structures.", Journal of Civil Engineering and Management, 20, (5), pp. 609-620
  • Mariantonieta Gutierrez Soto and Hojjat Adeli, 2013, "Tuned Mass Dampers", Archives of Computational Methods in Engineering, 20, (4), pp. 419-431
  • Mariantonieta Gutierrez Soto and Adeli, 2013, "Placement of control devices for passive, semi-active, and active vibration control of structures", Scientia Iranica, 20, (6), pp. 1567-1578
  • Alejandro Palacio Betancur and Mariantonieta Gutierrez Soto, , "Recent advances in computational methodologies for real-time hybrid simulation of civil engineering structures", Archives of Computational Methods in Engineering

Conference Proceedings

  • Abel Zambrano, Alejandro Palacio-Betancur, Luis Burbano, Andres Felipe Niño, Luis Felipe Giraldo, Mariantonieta Gutierrez Soto, Jairo Giraldo and Alvaro A. Cardenas, 2021, "You Make Me Tremble: A First Look at Attacks Against Structural Control Systems", ACM
  • Mariantonieta Gutierrez Soto and Sajad Javadinasab Hormozabad, 2021, "Seismic Design Optimization of Controlled Rocking Steel Braced Frames based on Neural Dynamic Model", Japan Association for Earthquake Engineering, Sendai, Japan
  • Alejandro Palacio-Betancur and Mariantonieta Gutierrez Soto, 2021, "Hybrid Counter Propagation Neural Dynamic Model for Structural Design Optimization of Diagrid Structures", Japan Association for Earthquake Engineering, Sendai, Japan
  • Alejandro Palacio-Betancur and Mariantonieta Gutierrez Soto, 2021, "Structural Design Optimization for Vibration Control of Diagrid Structures using a Neural Dynamic Model", Japan Association for Earthquake Engineering, Sendai, Japan
  • Sajad Javadinasab Hormozabad and Mariantonieta Gutierrez Soto, 2021, "Optimal Replicator Dynamic Controller via Load Balancing and Neural Dynamics for Semi-Active Vibration Control of Isolated Highway Bridge Structures", pp. 241-244
  • Sajad Javadinasab Hormozabad and Mariantonieta Gutierrez Soto, 2021, "Real-time damage identification of discrete structures via neural networks subjected to dynamic loading", 11593
  • Christopher Wheatley, Morgan Baumann and Mariantonieta Gutierrez Soto, 2020, "Aerodynamic mitigation of origami-inspired building structures subjected to hurricane wind loads", 11377
  • M Royvaran, Sajad Javadinasab Hormozabad, Mariantonieta Gutierrez Soto and D. Brad Davis, 2020, "Investigation on the Relationship between Wave Propagation Speed and Vibration Frequency in Concrete Floors using Nonlinear Regression Model", 11382
  • Amanda B. Bellamy, Jonathan Boustani, Christoph Brehm and Mariantonieta Gutierrez Soto, 2019, "Towards resilient adaptive origami-inspired diagrid building envelope", SPIE
  • Brandon Enbody and Mariantonieta Gutierrez Soto, 2019, "Biomimicry of school of fish for community windstorm design", SPIE
  • Mariantonieta Gutierrez Soto, 2018, "Bio-inspired hybrid vibration control methodology for intelligent isolated bridge structures", 10595
  • Roger Dzwonczyk, Matthew Brockman, Daniel George, Nathan Hankins, Marissa McHugh and Mariantonieta Gutierrez Soto, 2015, "A method of powering a nebulizer manually using parts locally available in Honduras", pp. 40-44
  • Mariantonieta Gutierrez Soto and Roger Dzwonczyk, 2015, "Maximizing service and learning in an international engineering service learning program", pp. 152-159
  • Carlos German Rodriguez, Mariantonieta Gutierrez Soto, Roger Dzwonczyk, John A. Merrill, Howard L. Greene and Miriam Cater, 2014, "Application of sustainable solutions in international service-learning engineering projects"

Other

  • Stephanie Pilkington, David Roueche, Mariantonieta Gutierrez Soto, M. Alam, Rebecca Napolitano, Tracy Kijewski-Correa, David Prevatt, Saanchi Kaushal, Jordan Nakayama, H Ibrahim, Andrew Lyda, H Lester, David Caballero Russi, Kurt Gurley, Ian Robertson and Frank Lombardo, 2021, "StEER - 10 December 2021 Midwest Tornado Outbreak"
  • Eduardo Miranda, Mariantonieta Gutierrez Soto, A Acosta Vera, J Archbold, C Arteta, J Carrillo, H Davalos, Selim Gunay, W Hassan, P Heresi, A Messina, S Miranda, C Pajaro Miranda, A Poulos, Ian Robertson, J Ruiz-Garcia, G Scagliotti, Tracy Kijewski-Correa, K Mosalam, David Prevatt and David Roueche, 2020, "Crucecitas, Mexico Mw 7.4 Earthquake: Preliminary Virtual Reconnaissance Report (PVRR)"
  • Richard Wood, David Roueche, Mariantonieta Gutierrez Soto, Sajad Javadinasab Hormozabad, Y Liao, Frank Lombardo, M Moravej, S Pilkington, D Prevatt, Tracy Kijewski-Correa, W Djima and I Robertson, 2020, "Early Access Reconnaissance Report (EARR): 3 March 2020 Nashville Tornadoes"
  • Tracy Kijewski-Correa, Mariantonieta Gutierrez Soto, Maria Cortes, Sajad Javadinasab Hormozabad, David Roueche, David Prevatt and Ian Robertson, 2020, "Event Briefing - StEER - Hurricane Eta"
  • Tracy Kijewski-Correa, Prethesha Alagusundaramoorthy, Mariantonieta Gutierrez Soto, M Alsieedi, S Crawford and M Gartner, 2019, "StEER - Hurricane Dorian: Preliminary Virtual Reconnaissance Report (PVRR)"
  • A Alipour, A Aly, Mariantonieta Gutierrez Soto, Tracy Kijewski-Correa, A Lenjani, B Lichty, N Miner and David Roueche, 2018, "STEER- Hurricane Michael: Preliminary Virtual Assessment Team (P-VAT) Report"
  • Mariantonieta Gutierrez Soto, 2017, "Multi-Agent Replicator Control Methodologies for Sustainable Vibration Control of Smart Building and Bridge Structures"
  • Mariantonieta Gutierrez Soto, 2012, "Investigation of Passive Control of Irregular Building Structures using Bidirectional Tuned Mass Damper"

Research Projects

  •   - August 2023, "Multi-Agent Friction-Driven Reconfigurable Adaptive Structure," (Sponsor: Convergence Center for Living Multifunctional Material Systems).
  • August 2022 - May 2023, "Hiding from Earthquakes with an Adaptive Metabarrier," (Sponsor: Convergence Center for Living Multifunctional Material Systems).
  • April 2022 - March 2023, "RAPID: Examining the performance of historic masonry structures afterthe Midwest Tornados," (Sponsor: National Science Foundation).
  • June 2020 - May 2022, "Building Community through Innovation and Sustainability of Kentucky's forest," (Sponsor: Sustainability Challenge Grant, Office of Sustainability, University of Kentucky).
  •   - July 2022, "Exploring the diversity of the Penn State engineering faculty and student body," (Sponsor: ICDS 2021-2022 Seed Grant).

Honors and Awards

  • Nomination for the Ken Freedman Outstanding Faculty Advisor Award, University of Kentucky, 2021
  • Teacher Who Made a Difference Award, College of Education - University of Kentucky, 2020
  • Faculty Mentor of the Week Award, Office of Undergraduate Research - University of Kentucky, 2019
  • Distinguished Graduate Student Award, The College of Engineering, the Ohio State University, 2017
  • Presidential Fellowship, Ohio State University, 2016 - 2017
  • Finalist of Engineering Science Symposium, Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers, 2016
  • Outstanding Performance Award, Department of Engineering Education, the Ohio State University, 2016
  • Distinguished Graduate Student Award, The College of Engineering, the Ohio State University, 2011

Service

Service to Penn State:

  • Other, Mentor, Faculty Partner to the Golf (W) Team, Faculty Partners Program, University Faculty Senate Committee on Intercollegiate Athletics (IAC), September 2022
  • Participation in Recruitment and Retention Activities, Coordinator, College of Engineering Study Abroad Fair, Global Engineering Engagement, September 2022 - September 2022
  • Administrative Support Work, Global Design Engagement Coordinator, Summers By Design trips to Germany, Spain, and Singapore., September 2021
  • Assistance to Student Organizations, Faculty Advisor, Faculty Advisor, Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers, 2019 - 2021
  • Assistance to Student Organizations, Faculty Advisor, Faculty Advisor, Structural Engineers Association, 2019 - 2021

Service to External Organizations:

  • Service to Enhance Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, and Belonging, Mentor, Mentor, LS-PAC MODELS, August 2022 - 2023
  • Organizing Conferences and Service on Conference Committees, Chairperson, Chair of Mini-Symposia Session, Engineering Mechanics Institute - International, July 2019 - July 2019
  • Organizing Conferences and Service on Conference Committees, Moderator, Chair, Energy Harvesting VI: General, April 2019 - March 2019
  • Organizing Conferences and Service on Conference Committees, Moderator, Chair, Bio-Inspired Structures and Systems; Session 7A, April 2019 - March 2019
  • Organizing Conferences and Service on Conference Committees, Co-Organizer, Conference Co-Chair, Behavior and Mechanics of Multifunctional Materials IX (SSN04), 2018
  • Organizing Conferences and Service on Conference Committees, Chairperson, Faculty Chair, National SHPE convention "Better Together", 2017 - December 2018
  • Organizing Conferences and Service on Conference Committees, Member, Friend of the committee, Transportation Research Board, 2017
  • Organizing Conferences and Service on Conference Committees, Member, Engineering Mechanics Institute, Dynamics technical committee, 2017
  • Organizing Conferences and Service on Conference Committees, Member, Engineering Mechanics Institute, Structural Health Monitoring and Control technical committee, 2017
 


 

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School of Engineering Design, Technology, and Professional Programs

213 Hammond Building

The Pennsylvania State University

University Park, PA 16802

Phone: 814-865-2952