Research Projects 2019 - 2021

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Work Theme: Sustainable Infrastructure Development for Modern Steel Construction

Atmospheric corrosivity of exposed structural steelwork

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Ir Prof. K. F. CHUNG (CEE)

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

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Ir Prof. K. F. CHUNG (CEE)

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

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

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

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Ir Prof. K. F. CHUNG (CEE)

Seismic Performance of Hybrid Energy Dissipation Bays (EDBs) Equipped with Shape Memory Alloy (SMA) Connections and Steel Slit Walls (SSWs)

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Prof. Michael C. H. YAM

Towards Building Information Modeling for Logistics Uncertainty Management in Modular Integrated Construction of High-rise Buildings

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Prof. Albert P. C. CHAN

Collapse Analysis of Plasco Building Using OpenSEES

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Prof. Asif USMANI

Microstructure Control and Property Optimization of High-strength Weldable Steels Strengthened by Nanoparticles for Construction Applications

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Dr. Z. B. JIAO

Adaptive Visuo-Motor Models for Robotic Welding in Uncertain Construction Environments

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Dr. David NAVARRO-ALARCON

Seismic Performance and Resilience of Steel Buildings by Using High Strength Steel

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Dr. Y. DONG

Self-cleaning Eco-friendly Advanced Coating for Steel Corrosion Prevention in Marine Infrastructures

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Prof. J. G. DAI

Structural Behaviour of High Performance Steel Structures in Seismic Area

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Dr. T. M. CHAN

To Develop Artificial Neural Network Based Automated Welding Defect Classification Methodology

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Dr. H. W. WAI

Relocatable Housing by Modular Integrated Construction

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Dr. Calvin W. H. LUK

Optimum Construction Procedure, Sequence, and Assembly of MiC Modules

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Prof. Tarek ZAYED

Investigation on the Application of High Strength Steel H-sections in Foundation Engineering

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Dr. Andy Y. F. LEUNG

Corrosion mechanism of steel bars in nano-modified cement-based materials

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Prof. C. S. POON

Visually guided robot welding system for on-site application

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Ir Victor WU (CEE)

Optimization of welding technology of high strength S690 steel and development of smart welding monitoring and quality control system

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Prof. K. F. Chung (CEE), Ir Victor Wu (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