Research Projects 2016 - 2018

Project Title

PI

Work Theme A Sustainable infrastructure development

A1 Atmospheric corrosivity on infrastructure development

a) Atmospheric corrosivity of exposed structural steelwork

Project Outline Progress Report PPT

Ir Prof. K. F. CHUNG (CEE)

A2 Localized corrosion in galvanized steel reinforcements in reinforced concrete structures

a) Corrosion mechanisms and prevention of high performance steel in reinforced concrete structures

Project Outline Progress Report Final Report PPT

Prof. C.S. POON (CEE)

Work Theme B Structural engineering on modern steel construction

B1 Effective use of high performance steel materials – Q690 ~ Q960

a) Effective high strength steel construction for sustainable infrastructure development in Hong Kong

Project Outline Progress Report Publication

Ir Prof. K. F. CHUNG (CEE)

b) Advanced numerical analyses for building structures using high performance steel materials

Project Outline Progress Report Final Report Publication

Prof. S.L. CHAN (CEE)

c) Effective use of high performance steel materials – Q690 to Q960

Project Outline Progress Report Final Report PPT Publication

Ir Prof. Michael YAM (BRE)

B2 Application of high performance steel materials Q690 to Q960 in super high-rise commercial buildings

a) Structural optimization of super high-rise commercial buildings using high performance Q690 to Q960 steel materials

Project Outline Progress Report PPT

Ir Prof. K. F. CHUNG (CEE)

b) Blind-bolted end-plate to concrete-filled tubular connections using high strength materials

Project Outline Progress Report Final Report PPT Publication

Dr. T.M. CHAN (CEE)

c) Welding machine monitoring system

Project Outline Progress Report Final Report

Prof. Kenneth K.M. LAM (EIE)

B3 International practice on engineering design and management

a) Marketing strategies for the development of the steel industry in Hong Kong

Project Outline Progress Report Final Report PPT Publication

Prof. Albert CHAN (BRE)

b) Vibration measurement and modal identification of standing seam metal roofing system and their applications in model updating of the clip stiffness

Project Outline Progress Report

Ir Prof. K. F. CHUNG (CEE) and Dr. Paul LAM (CityU)

B4 International visibility of Chinese Steel Construction Industry

International conferences and symposia on advanced structural engineering in modern steel construction, and annual seminars

Project Outline Progress Report

Ir Prof. K. F. CHUNG (CEE)

About Us

CNERCEstablishment of the Chinese National Engineering Research Centre for Steel Construction (Hong Kong Branch) at The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) was approved by the State Ministry of Science and Technology (MOST), People’s Republic of China on 12th October 2015.

Contact Information

Address:
Chinese National Engineering Research Center for Steel Construction (Hong Kong Branch)
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Phase 8,
Hung Hom, Kowloon, Hong Kong.

Phone: (852) 3400-8451

Email: cnerc.steel@polyu.edu.hk