Dr. Qindan Huang

Dr. Qindan Huang

Title: Assistant Professor
Dept/Program: Department of Civil Engineering
Office: ASEC 209C
Phone: 330-972-6972
Fax: 330-972-6020
Email: qhuang@uakron.edu


Biography

Education

Ph.D. Civil Engineering, Texas A&M University, College Station, TX (2010)
M.S. Civil Engineering, The University of Toledo, Toledo, OH (2004)
B.S. Civil Engineering, Tongji University, Shanghai, China (2001)

Experience

Lecturer, Texas A&M University, College Station, TX (Summer 2009)
Graduate Research Assistant, Texas A&M University, College Station, TX (2006-2010)
Structural Engineer, Malcolm Pirnie, Inc., Columbus, OH (2004 – 2006)

Research Interests

Risk analysis, structural reliability, performance assessment of deteriorating structures, application of probabilistic methods in civil engineering, decision making under uncertainty, and damage detection methods

Publication

Referred Journal Papers 

 Dyanati, M., Huang, Q., and Roke, D. “Cost-Benefit Evaluation of Self-centering Concentrically Braced Frames Considering Uncertainties”, Structure and Infrastructure Engineering (In Review).

Syedeh Azadeh, M., Huang, Q., and Castaneda, H. (2016). “Time-Dependent Reliability Analysis of Corroded Buried Pipelines Considering External Defects” ASCE Journal of Infrastructure Systems (In Review).

Sajedi, S. and Huang, Q. “Analytical Procedure for Flexural Behavior Prediction of Intact/Corroded RC Beams with/without Lap Splices,” ASCE Journal of Bridge Engineering (In Review).

Kafaeikivi, M., Roke, D., and Huang, Q. (2016). “Seismic Performance assessment of dual systems combining conventional and self-centering concentrically braced frames,” Structures (5): 88-100.

Sajedi S. and Huang, Q. (2015) “Probabilistic Model for Steel-Concrete Bond Strength Considering Corrosion Effect,” Engineering Structures, 99: 120-131.

Huang, Q., Gardoni, P., and Hurlebaus, S. (2015) “Extracting Modal Parameters Considering Measurement and Modeling Errors,” Journal of Smart Structures and Systems, 15(3): 717-733.

Dyanati, M., Huang, Q., and Roke, D. (2015) “Seismic Demand Models and Performance Evaluation of Self-Centering and Conventional Concentrically Braced Frames,” Engineering Structures 84 (1): 368-381.

Huang, Q., Gardoni, P., and Hurlebaus, S. (2015) “Adaptive Reliability Analysis of Reinforced Concrete Bridges Subject to Seismic Loading Using Nondestructive Testing,” ASCE-ASME Journal of Risk & Uncertainty in Engineering Systems, Part A: Civil Engineering, 04015014.

Huang, Q., Gardoni, P., Pagnotta, A., and Trejo, D. (2014) “Probabilistic Model for Steel-concrete Bond Behavior of Bridge Columns Considering the Effect of ASR,” Engineering Structures, 71: 1-11.

Fan, H., Huang, Q., and Liang, R. (2014) “Reliability and Importance Analysis of Piles in Spatially Varying Soils Considering Multiple Failure Modes,” Computers and Geotechnics, 57: 97-104.

Pagnotta, A., Trejo, D., Gardoni, P., and Huang, Q. (2013) “Effects on Impact-Echo signals caused by adjacent steel reinforcing bars and voids in lap-splice regions: Experimental study,” ACI Special Publication, 292: 1-14.

Huang, Q., Gardoni, P., and Hurlebaus, S. (2012) “A Probabilistic Damage Detection Approach Using Vibration-based Nondestructive Testing,” Structural Safety, 38: 11-21.

Huang, Q., Gardoni, P., and Hurlebaus, S. (2011) “Predicting Concrete Compressive Strength Using Ultrasonic Pulse Velocity and Rebound Number Data,” ACI Materials Journal, 108(4), 403-412.

Huang, Q., Gardoni, P., and Hurlebaus, S. (2010) “Probabilistic Seismic Demand Models and Fragility Estimates for Reinforced Concrete Highway Bridges with One Single-Column Bent,” ASCE Journal of Engineering Mechanics 136(11), 1340-1353.

Huang, Q., Gardoni, P., and Hurlebaus, S. (2009) “Probabilistic Capacity Models and Fragility Estimates for Reinforced Concrete Columns Incorporating NDT Data,” ASCE Journal of Engineering Mechanics 135(12), 1384-1392.

Conference Papers

Sajedi S. and Huang, Q. (2015) “Time-Dependent Reliability Analysis on the Flexural Behavior of Corroded RC Beams before and after Repairing,” Structures Congress 2015, Portland, Oregon.

Dyanati, M., Huang, Q., and Roke, D. (2015) “Life Cycle Cost-Benefit Evaluation of Self-centering and Conventional Concentrically Braced Frames”, 12th International Conference on Applications of Statistics and Probability in Civil Engineering, ICASP12, Vancouver, Canada.

Dyanati, M., and Huang, Q. (2014). “Seismic Reliability of a Fixed Offshore Platform Against Collapse”, Proceedings of the ASME 2014 33rd International Conference on Ocean, Offshore and Arctic Engineering, San Francisco, CA.

Dyanati, M., Huang, Q., and Roke, D. (2014) “Structural and Nonstructural Performance Evaluation of Self-Centering Concentrically Braced Frames Under Seismic Loading”, Structures Congress 2014, Boston, MA.

Huang, Q., Gardoni, P., Trejo, D., and Pagnotta, A. (2013) “Probabilistic Model for Steel-Concrete Bond Behavior of Bridge Columns Considering the Effect of ASR”, The 11th International Conference on Structural Safety and Reliability (ICOSSAR2013), New York.

Pagnotta, A., Gardoni, P., Trejo, D., and Huang, Q. (2013) “Probabilistic Impact-Echo Method to Detect Debonding of Steel Reinforcement in RC structures”, The 11th International Conference on Structural Safety and Reliability (ICOSSAR2013), New York.

Fan, H., Huang, Q., and Liang, R. (2013) “Reliability Analysis of Drilled Shafts Subjected to Axial and Lateral Loading Considering Soil Spatial Variability”, The 11th International Conference on Structural Safety and Reliability (ICOSSAR2013), New York.

Dyanati, M., Huang, Q., and Roke, D. (2013) “Seismic Performance and economic feasibility Evaluation of Self-Centering Concentrically-Braced-Frame (SC-CBF) System”, The 11th International Conference on Structural Safety and Reliability (ICOSSAR2013), New York.

Kafaeikivi, M., Roke, D., and Huang, Q. (2013) “Seismic Performance assessment of dual systems combining conventional and self-centering concentrically braced frames”, The 11th International Conference on Structural Safety and Reliability (ICOSSAR2013), New York.

Roke, D., Chandra, A., Huang, Q., and Sett, K. (2013) “Methodology for Life Cycle Cost Assessment of Self-Centering Concentrically Braced Frame Systems,” 10th International Conference on Urban Earthquake Engineering Proceedings, March, Tokyo, Japan.

M.R, H., Roke, D., and Huang, Q. (2013) “Quantification of Higher Mode Responses for Steel Self-Centering Concentrically Braced Frames”, The 7th International Structural Engineering and Construction Conference, Honolulu, Hawii.

Pagnotta, A., Gardoni, P., Trejo, D., and Huang, Q. (2012) “Assessing impact-echo test variables for detecting loss of bond in RC bridge columns,” Proceedings of the 6th International Conference on Bridge Maintenance, Safety, and Management, Stresa, Italy.

Huang, Q., Gardoni, P., Pagnotta, A., and Trejo, D. (2012) “Probabilistic Model for Steel-Concrete Bond Behavior of Bridge Columns Considering the Effect of ASR”, Proceedings of the 6th International Conference on Bridge Maintenance, Safety, and Management, Stresa, Italy.

Professional Affiliations

ASCE
Woman in Higher Education
ACI

Students

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