H. Scott Matthews-Civil and Environmental Engineering - Carnegie Mellon University

H. Scott Matthews

Professor, Civil and Environmental Engineering

Civil & Environmental Engineering
Carnegie Mellon University
Pittsburgh, PA 15213-3890
Office: 123A Porter Hall
Phone: 412-268-6218
Fax: 412-268-7813

Joint Appointment: EPP
Research Group: EESS 
Research Center: GDISEER

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Ph.D. 1999, Carnegie Mellon University

Areas of Interest

Sustainable, life cycle management of infrastructure, including transportation and building facilities, as well as energy, utility, and telecommunications networks

Selected Publications

  • Hendrickson, C., and Matthews, H.S. (2011) “Civil Infrastructure Planning, Investment and Pricing Fundamental Concepts for Owners, Engineers, Architects and Builders,” http://cspbook.ce.cmu.edu/
  • Higgins, C., Matthews, H.S., Hendrickson, C., and Small, M. (2007) “Lead Demand of Future Vehicle Technologies,” Transportation Research Part D
  • Hawkins, T., Hendrickson, C., Higgins, C., Matthews, H.S., and Suh, S. (2007) “A Mixed-Unit Input-Output Model for Environmental Life-Cycle Assessment and Material Flow Analysis,” Environmental Science and Technology, DOI 10.1021/es060871u.
  • Matthews H.S., Roth, M., and Sharrard, A.L. (2006) “Economic and EnvironmentalImplications of Construction Energy Use and Generation under New EPA Emission Standards,” Journal of Construction Engineering and Management.
  • Davidson, C., Hendrickson, C., and Matthews, H.S. (2006) “Sustainable Engineering: A Sequence of Courses at Carnegie Mellon,” International Journal of Engineering Education.
  • Bilec, M., Ries, R., Matthews, H.S. (2006) "Sustainable Development and Green Design – Who is Leading the Green Initiative?," ASCE Journal of Professional Practice.