• 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

Tongji University, Shanghai
31 October and 1 November 2013

Please download the conference program [22 Oct 2013 version]

Day 4

TimeProgramme
09:00-10:00 Opening Ceremony
Keynote Presentation 1
10:00-10:30Coffee Break
10:30-12:00 Keynote Presentation 2
Keynote Presentation 3
12:00-13:30Lunch Break
Afternoon 
13:30-15:00 Keynote Presentation 4
Keynote Presentation 5
15:00-16:30Coffee Break
Coffee served from 15:15 to 16:15
16:30-17:30Gold Medal Presentation & Address


Day 5

MorningSessions I-A, I-B and I-C
09:00-12:00Theme-based sessions with coffee break
12:00-13:30Lunch Break
AfternoonSessions II-A, II-B and II-C
13:30-16:15Theme-based sessions with coffee break


Keynote Presentation:45 mins
Invited Presentation:30 mins
Presentation:20 mins


Keynote Presentations [top]

  1. Prof. Yi-Yi CHEN, State Key Laboratory of Disaster Reduction in Civil Engineering, Tongji University, Shanghai, China.
    The Concept of 'Buckling Hinges' in H-shaped Steel Members with Non-plastic Elements and Its Usage in Seismic Design

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

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

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

  5. 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

Session I-A: Recent Developments of Seismic Engineering Design [top]
Chair: Prof. Xi-Lin LU, Research Institute of Structural Engineering and Disaster Reduction, Tongji University, China

  1. Prof. Stephen MAHIN, University of California, Berkeley, California, U.S.A.
    Using Performance-Based Design to Improve the Life Cycle Costs of Structures

  2. Prof. Kazuhiko KASAI, Structural Engineering Research Center, Tokyo Institute of Technology, Japan.
    Seismic Upgrade Projects for a Steel Tall Building Based on Its Responses Recorded During 2011 East Japan Earthquake

  3. Dr. Jie LI, State Key Laboratory of Disaster Reduction in Civil Engineering, Tongji University, China.
    Advances in Modeling of Engineering Seismic Ground Motion and Its Applications

  4. Prof. Huan-Jun JIANG and Prof. Xi-Lin LU, Research Institute of Structural Engineering and Disaster Reduction, Tongji University, China.
    Introduction to Updated Code for Seismic Design of Buildings in Shanghai

  5. Prof. Ching-Shyang CHEN, Shanghai Xue Hui Anti-Earthquake Technology Consulting Co., Ltd., China.
    Relevant Issues of Energy Dissipation Technology Application on High-rise Buildings in China

  6. Zhiguang ZHOU, Research Institute of Structural Engineering and Disaster Reduction, Tongji University, Shanghai, China
    Effects of Soil-structure Interaction on Seismic Response of Isolated Nuclear Power Plant

Session I-B: Modern Structural Engineering Against Fire and Blasts [top]
Chair: Prof. Guo-Qiang LI, Tongji University, China.

  1. Prof. Yong DU, Nanjing University of Technology, China.
    Fire-resistance Design Strategies for Large-volume Space with Steel Spatial Structures Exposed to Localized Fires

  2. Dr. Pei-Jun WANG, Shandong University, China.
    Experimental and Numerical Studies on Restrained Steel Columns with Non-Uniform Temperature Distribution Across Sections in a Fire

  3. Dr. Jian JIANG, College of Civil Engineering, Tongji University, Shanghai, China
    Development of Structural Fire Engineering in Research and Practice

  4. Dr. Su-Wen CHEN, Tongji University, China.
    Investigation of Blast Resistance of Point-supported Laminated Glass Curtain Wall

  5. Chun-lin LIU, School of Civil Engineering, Tongji University, China
    Security and Protective Design for Water Facility

  6. Dr. Ho-Cheung HO, Department of Civil and Enviornmental Engineering, Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong SAR, China
    Restrained Thermal Expansion of Unprotected Steel Trusses at Elevated Temperatures

Session I-C: Structural Health Monitoring and Vibration Control of Engineering Structures [top]
Chair:
Co-chair:
Dr. Paul Heung-Fai LAM, City University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR, China.
Dr. Tao YIN, Wuhan University, China

  1. Prof. You-Lin XU, Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong SAR, China.
    SHMS-based Prognosis Tool and Rating System of Long-Span Suspension Bridges

  2. Dr. Paul Heung-Fai LAM, City University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR, China.
    Structural Model Updating of a Steel Truss System of a Building Structure Based on Ambient Vibration Data

  3. Dr. Hai-Jun ZHOU, Shenzhen University, China.
    Vibration frequency and damping of two parallel cables with a cross-tie and dampers

  4. Dr. Ching Tai NG, School of Civil, Environmental & Mining Engineering, The University of Adelaide, Australia. Quantitative identification of damages in beams using longitudinal guided wave: an experimental study

  5. Dr. Feng-Liang ZHANG, City University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR, China
    Ambient Vibration Tests and Operational Modal Analysis of Field Structures

  6. Dr. Tao YIN, Wuhan University, China
    Structural Damage Detection with Incomplete Modal Data Based on The Bayesian Probabilistic Approach

Session II-A: Modern Bridge Engineering in Hazard Mitigation [top]
Chair: Prof. Ai-Rong CHEN, Tongji University, China.

  1. Prof. Mitsuyoshi AKIYAMA, Waseda University, Japan.
    Life-cycle Reliability of Concrete Structures under Extreme Events and Hazards Associated with Continuous Deterioration

  2. Prof. F. Necati CATBAS, University of Central Florida, U.S.A.
    Use of Family of Models to Incorporate Uncertainty: A Case Study with a Long Span Bridge

  3. Prof. Fathy SAAD, Ain Shams University, Cairo, Egypt.
    Sustainable Prestressed Concrete Innovative System: Applications of CFRP Strips in Precast Concrete Structures

  4. Prof. Xin RUAN, Tongji University, China.
    Risk Management Strategy for Long Span Bridge during Operation Stage

  5. Prof. Ru-Jin MA, Tongji University, China.
    Structural Performance of Simple-supported Bridge under Blast Loading

Session II-B: Modern Structural Engineering in Super-highrise Buildings [top]
Chair: Prof. Jie-Min DING, Tongji Architectural Design (Group) Co., Ltd., China.

  1. Prof. Jie-Min DING, Tongji Architectural Design (Group) Co., Ltd., China.
    Performance-based Seismic Design Principles and Evaluation of Shanghai Tower

  2. Prof. Jian-Long ZHOU, East China Architectural Design & Research Institute, China.
    Practice in Structural Design of High-rise Buildings and Discussions on Critical Issues

  3. Prof. Jian GONG, Shanghai Construction Group Co. Ltd., China.
    Key Technologies in the Construction of Super High-rise Buildings

  4. Prof. Qi-Lin ZHANG, Tongji University, China.
    Numerical Analysis and Monitoring Research for Construction Progress of Shanghai Tower

  5. Prof. Xin ZHAO, Tongji Architectural Design (Group) Co., Ltd., China.
    Long-period Earthquake Action and Seismic Responses of High-rise Building Structures

  6. Prof. Lian-Jin BAO, East China Architectural Design & Research Institute,Shanghai, China
    Structural Design of Shenfu Circle

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

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

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

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

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

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





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