• IStructE Conference on
    Structural Engineering in Hazard Mitigation 2013
    • Palace of Westminster
      London
    • Tiananmen Square
      Beijing
    • Tongji Architectural Design (TJAD)
      Shanghai
    • Tower Bridge
      London
    • Tsinghua University
      Beijing
    • Tsinghua University
      Beijing
    • Tongji University
      Shanghai

Tsinghua University, Beijing
28 and 29 October 2013

Please download the conference program [22 Oct 2013 version]

Day 1

TimeProgramme
09:00-09:25Opening Ceremony
9:25-10:00Group Photo at the Main Hall & Coffee Break
10:00-10:45Keynote Presentation 1
10:45-11:30Keynote Presentation 2
11:30-13:30Lunch Break
13:30-14:15Keynote Presentation 3
14:15-15:00Keynote Presentation 4
15:00-15:15Short Break
15:15-16:00Keynote Presentation 5
16:00Adjourn
17:30Dinner


Day 2

TimeProgramme
09:30-11:00Sessions I-A, I-B and I-C
11:00-13:00Lunch Break
13:00-14:30Sessions II-A, II-B and II-C
14:30-15:00Coffee Break
15:00-15:45Keynote Presentation 6
15:45-16:30Keynote Presentation 7
16:30Conclusions


Keynote Presentation:45 mins
Invited Presentation:25 mins
Presentation:15 mins


Keynote Presentations [top]

  1. Prof. Ahmed ELGHAZOULI, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Imperial College London, U.K.
    Robustness of Steel-Composite Structures Under Extreme Loads

  2. Prof. Nelson LAM, Department of Infrastructure Engineering, University of Melbourne, Australia.
    Displacement Based Seismic Design Principles as Applied to Regions of Low and Moderate Seismicity

  3. Prof. Andrew WHITTLE, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, U.S.A.
    Design and Performance of Coastal Flood Protection Systems

  4. Dr. Fahim SADEK, Engineering Laboratory, National Institute of Standard and Technology, U.S.A.
    Structural Design for Disaster Resilience

  5. Prof. Lin-Hai HAN, Department of Civil Engineering, School of Civil Engineering, Tsinghua University, Beijing, China.
    Concrete-Filled Steel Tubular Structures: Research and Practice

  6. Prof. Zhong FAN, China Architecture Design and Research Group, Beijing, China.
    Bundled Tower Structures and Their Applications In Sightseeing Towers

  7. Prof. Jia-Qi GE, China Aviation Planning and Construction Development Co., Ltd., Beijing, China.
    Structural Performance of Pre-stressed Long Span Steel Structures

Session I-A: Modern Structural Engineering Design using Eurocodes [top]
Chair: Prof. Kwok-Fai CHUNG, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong SAR, China.

  1. Prof. Dennis LAM, Bradford University, U.K.
    Demountable Shear Connectors for Sustainable and Robust Composite Structures

  2. Prof. Kwok-Fai CHUNG, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong SAR, China.
    Harmonized Member Buckling Design in Structural Eurocodes

  3. Prof. Ahmed ELGHAZOULI, Imperial College London, U.K.
    Seismic Design of Building Structures to Eurocode 8

  4. Prof. Nelson LAM, The University of Melbourne, Australia.
    Earthquake Loading Model in the Proposed National Annex To Eurocode 8 for Peninsular Malaysia

  5. Dr. Sing-Ping CHIEW, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore.
    Impact of Structural Eurocodes on Steel and Composite Structures in Singapore

Session I-B: Structural Health Monitoring and Vibration Control of Engineering Structures [top]
Chair:
Co-chair:
Dr. Xiao-Wei YE, Zhejiang University, China.
Prof. Yi-Qing NI, Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong SAR, China.

  1. Dr. Xiao-Wei YE, Zhejiang University, China.
    Theoretical and Experimental Study of Structural Displacement Measurement using Vision-based Technology

  2. Prof. Zong-Guang SUN, Dalian Maritime University, China.
    A Vibration Reduction Scheme for Stayed-Cables Based on Space Layout

  3. Prof. Shao-Fei JIANG, Fuzhou University, China.
    A Hybrid Data-fusion System Based on Correlation Fractal Dimension and PNN for Structural Damage Identification

  4. Dr. Jin-Song ZHU, Tianjin University, China.
    Study of a Novel Wavelet Packet Energy Based Damage Detection Index for Bridges

  5. Dr. Yue-Quan BAO, Harbin Institute of Technology, China.
    Compressive Sensing Based Lost Data Recovery of Fast Moving Wireless Sensing for Structural Health Monitoring

Session I-C: Research and Development in Structural Engineering I [top]
Chair: Prof. Yong-Jiu SHI, Tsinghua University, Beijing, China

  1. Prof. Yanxia ZHANG, University of Civil Engineering and Architecture, Beijing, China.
    Static Elastic-Plastic Analysis of Self-Centering Steel Moment-Resisting Plane Frames

  2. Prof. You-Kai PENG, China University of Mining and Technology, Beijing, China.
    Experimental Results of Recycled Concrete Structural Walls Under Cyclic Loadings

  3. Prof. Yan ZHAO, Engineering Research Center of Structural Engineering and New Materials, China.
    Experimental and Numerical Study on Strength of CHS T-joints Retrofitted by External Stiffeners

  4. Prof. Quan-Li DONG, China Construction Design International, China.
    Performance-Based Seismic Design of Two Large Stadiums

  5. Dr. Jian-Hua ZHENG, China Huanqiu Contracting & Engineering Corporation, China.
    Base-isolated Model Analysis for Full-containment LNG Storage Tanks

Session II-A: Use of Advanced Fiber Reinforced Polymer Composites in Construction [top]
Chair: Dr. Jian-Guo DAI, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong SAR, China.

  1. Prof. Xiao-Ling ZHAO, Monash University, Australia.
    CFRP-Metal Systems Subjected to Impact and Blast Loadings

  2. Dr. Jian-Guo DAI, Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong SAR, China.
    Fire Resistance Design of FRP-Strengthened RC Beams

  3. Prof. Wei-Chen XUE, Tongji University, China.
    Experimental Studies on Seismic Performance of High Performance Concrete Beams Prestressed with AFRP Tendons

  4. Prof. Gui-Jun XIAN, Harbin Institute of Technology, China.
    Durability Study of Pultruded GFRP Composites Subjected to Water Immersion

  5. Dr. Peng FENG, Tsinghua University, China.
    Roofs and Bridges Made of Fibre-Reinforced Polymer

Session II-B: Recent Developments in Seismic Engineering Design [top]
Chair: Dr. Ray Kai-Leung SU, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR, China.

  1. Dr Ray Kai-Leung SU, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR, China.
    Shear Concentration Effects in RC Walls above Transfer Structures

  2. Prof. Nelson LAM, The University of Melbourne, Australia.
    Minimum Design Loads of Intraplate Seismic Hazard

  3. Dr Hing-Ho TSANG, Swinburne University of Technology, Australia.
    A Displacement-based Soil Amplification Model for Low and Moderate Seismicity Regions

  4. Dr. Johnny Ching-Ming HO, University of Queensland, Australia.
    Improving Strength, Stiffness and Ductility of High-Strength Double-skinned Concrete Filled Steel Tubular Columns with External Steel Rings

  5. Dr Bei CHENG, Beijing University of Civil Engineering and Architecture, Beijing, China.
    Deformation Design Guidelines of Retrofitted Deep Coupling Beams by Restrained Bolted Steel Plates

Session II-C: Research and Development in Structural Engineering II [top]
Chair: Prof. Yong-Jiu SHI, Tsinghua University, Beijing, China

  1. Prof. Fudi XIE, Beijing University of Civil Engineering and Architecture, China.
    Studies on Fire Resistance Performance of Reinforced Concrete Simple-Supported Beams by Finite Element Analysis with Different Cover Thicknesses and Section Sizes

  2. Prof. Rong-Gang ZHANG, Tsinghua University, China.
    Research on Fire Performance Design for Steel Plate Shear Walls in Petrochemical Furnace and Fire Detecting System

  3. Dr Si-Qing WEN, CITIC General Institute of Architectural Design and Research Co., Ltd, China.
    Application of Construction Control in the Design of Building Structures

  4. Dr. Aaron Juan WANG, Corporate Technical Management, CapitaLand Management (China) Co., Ltd., Shanghai, P.R. China
    Design and Construction of Complex Projects in China - Rethinking Through Practicing

  5. Y. LIU, Spatial Structures Research Centre, Beijing University of Technology, Beijing, China.
    Dynamic Characteristics Analysis of Cylindrical Reticulate Shells Considering Pile-Soil-Structure Interaction

  6. R. J. LIU, Spatial Structures Research Centre, Beijing University of Technology, Beijing, China.
    Static Mechanical Behaviour Analysis for Annual Crossed Cable-Truss Structures





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