Dr. Qindan Huang


Dr. Qindan Huang

Title: Assistant Professor
Department: 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 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.

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. (2011). “Predicting Concrete Compressive Strength UsingUltrasonic Pulse Velocity and Rebound Number Data,” ACI Materials Journal, 108(4), 403-412.

Conference Papers Huang, Q., Gardoni, P., and Hurlebaus, S. (2011). “Adaptive Reliability Analysis of Reinforced Concrete Bridges Using Nondestructive Testing,” International Conference on Vulnerability and Risk Analysis and Management, Hyattsville, MD.

Huang, Q., Gardoni, P., and Hurlebaus, S. (2009). “Updating Structural Properties using ModalParameters Considering Measurement Errors,” ASCE Structures Congress 2009, Austin, TX.

Huang, Q., Gardoni, P., and Hurlebaus, S. (2009). “Updating Fragility Estimates for Reinforced Concrete Bridges Using Nondestructive Testing,” The 10th International Conference on Structural Safety and Reliability (ICOSSAR2009), Osaka, Japan.

Huang, Q., Gardoni, P., and Hurlebaus, S. (2009). “Updating Structural Properties Using VibrationbasedNondestructive Testing with Modal Parameters,” The 7th International Symposium on Non Destructive Testing in Civil Engineering (NDTCE’09), Nantes, France.

Professional Affiliations

ASCE
Woman in Higher Education
ACI

Students

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