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Researcher: Jiao, H (Dr Hui Jiao)

Fields of Research

Structural Engineering
Timber, Pulp and Paper
Creative Arts, Media and Communication Curriculum and Pedagogy
Science, Technology and Engineering Curriculum and Pedagogy
Curriculum and Pedagogy
Transport Engineering
Construction Materials
Architectural Science and Technology (incl. Acoustics, Lighting, Structure and Ecologically Sustainable Design)

Research Objectives

Metals (e.g. Composites, Coatings, Bonding)
Construction
Wood Sawing and Veneer
Education and Training Systems Policies and Development
Education and Training Systems
Industrial Construction Design
Timber Materials
Polymeric Materials (e.g. Paints)
Civil Construction Processes
Rail Safety
Wood, Wood Products and Paper
Expanding Knowledge in Engineering

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

A comparative study on fatigue behaviour of steel beams retrofitted with welding, pultruded CFRP plates and wet layup CFRP sheets; Thin-Walled Structures
A feasibility study on mechanical connections of very high strength (VHS) circular steel tubes; International Symposium on Steel Structures (ISSS)
An experimental study on externally pressurized stiffened and thickened cylindrical shells; Thin-Walled Structures
An investigation into the effect of roughness conditions and materials on bond strength of CFRP/steel double strap joints; Australian Journal of Structural Engineering
Behavior of thin-walled circular hollow section stub columns under axial compression; International Journal of Steel Structures
Behavior of thin-walled circular hollow section tubes subjected to bending; Thin-Walled Structures
Bond strength of steel plates connected using strand CFRP sheets and selected epoxy resins; The 7th International Conference on FRP Composites in Civil Engineering (CICE 2014)
Buckling assessment of dented truncated cones under external pressure; Advances in Computational Design
CFRP Strengthened Butt-welded Very High Strength (VHS) Circular Steel Tubes; Thin-Walled Structures
Communication in Engineering Studies - Review and Case Study; AAEE
Composite timber beams strengthened by steel and CFRP; Journal of Composites for Construction
Concrete-filled circular steel tubes with a timber infill under axial compression; Journal of Structural Engineering
Debonding strength of steel joints strengthened using strand CFRP sheets under axial tension; Fourth Asia-Pacific Conference on FRP in Structures (APFIS 2013)
Developing Computer Assisted Assessment program for civil engineering courses; 21st Annual Conference for the Australasian Association for Engineering Education
Enhancing students’ engagement in learning through a formative e-assessment tool that motivates students to take action on feedback; Australasian Journal of Engineering Education
Experimental study on damaged cylindrical shells under compression; Thin-Walled Structures
Experimental Study on Wake Flow of an Inclined Square Cylinder; Twenty-second (2012) International Offshore and Polar Engineering Conference
Experiments on dented cylindrical shells under peripheral pressure; Thin-Walled Structures
Experiments on dented steel tubes under bending; Advances in Structural Engineering
Experiments on locally dented conical shells under axial compression; Steel and Composite Structures
Failure of a low rail system in a curved railway track subject to long term rail-wheel interactive wear; 23rd Australasian Conference on the Mechanics of Structures and Materials (ACMSM23)
Fatigue behavior of very high strength (VHS) circular steel tube to plate T-joints under in-plane bending; Thin-Walled Structures
Fatigue Behaviour of CFRP strengthened steel members under pure bending; Steel and Composite Structures International Conference
Fatigue behaviour of steel elements strengthened with stand CFRP sheets; Advances in Structural Engineering
Fatigue experiments on circular hollow sections with CFRP reinforced cutouts; Journal of Constructional Steel Research
Fatigue testing of defected steel beams repaired using medium and high modulus CFRP strand sheets; Fourth Asia-Pacific Conference on FRP in Structures (APFIS 2013)
Fatigue testing of defected steel beams retrofitted using sandwich-layered high and normal modulus CFRP sheets; 6th International Composites Conference (ACUN-6): Composites and Nanocomposites in Civil, Offshore and Mining Infrastructure
Fatigue tests of damaged tubes under flexural loading; Steel and Composite Structures
Finite element modelling of hollow-core concrete slabs; Second International Conference on Performance–based and Life-cycle Structural Engineering (PLSE 2015)
Flexural behaviour of locally post-tensioned reinforced concrete beams; Australian Journal of Structural Engineering
Hardness and compressive capacity of longitudinally welded very high strength steel tubes; Journal of Constructional Steel Research
Imperfection, Residual Stress and Yield Slenderness Limit of Very High Strength (VHS) Circular Steel Tubes; Journal of Constructional Steel Research
Improving fatigue performance of CFRP strengthened steel beams by applying vacuum pressure in the wet layup of CFRP woven sheets; The Third Asia-Pacific Conference on FRP in Structures
Influence of a cutout on circular steel hollow sections under cyclic loading; Journal of Constructional Steel Research
Longitudinally stiffened corrugated cylindrical shells under uniform external pressure; Journal of Constructional Steel Research
Material Ductility of Very High Strength (VHS) Circular Steel Tubes In Tension; Thin-Walled Structures
Plastic buckling of dented steel circular tubes under axial compression: an experimental study; Thin-Walled Structures
Providing the right feedback to the right students: applying an innovative e-Assessment system in engineering education; 23rd Annual Conference of the Australasian Association for Engineering Education
Recent contributions on the effect of local damages on the behavior of circular steel hollow sections; Second International Conference on Performance-based and Life-cycle Structural Engineering (PLSE 2015)
Rectangular steel tubes with timber infill and CFRP confinement under compression: experiments; Journal of Constructional Steel Research
Section Slenderness Limits of Very High Strength Circular Steel Tubes in Bending; Thin-Walled Structures
Service loads in dragline tubular structures: a case study of cluster A5; Structural Control and Health Monitoring
Simulation of CFRP strengthened butt-welded Very High Strength; International Symposium on Tubular Structures
Structural behavior of shells with different cutouts under compression: an experimental study; Journal of Constructional Steel Research
Structural optimisation for mechanical connection of very high strength (VHS) circular steel tubes; 23rd Australasian Conference on the Mechanics of Structures and Materials (ACMSM23)
Tension Capacity of Very High Strength (VHS) Circular Steel Tubes After Welding; Advances in Structural Engineering-An International Journal
Timber filled CFRP jacketed circular steel tubes under axial compression; Construction and Building Materials
Upgrading steel I-beams using local post-tensioning; Journal of Constructional Steel Research
Using e-tutor program and pre-lab assessment task to enhance laboratory experience of civil engineering students; AAEE
Using locally pre-stressed reinforcing bars to restore the capacity of severely damaged steel beams; International Journal of Steel Structures
What to do with structurally low-grade wood from Australia's plantation Eucalyptus; building application?; BioResources

Research Projects

2012: The 6th International Composites Conference (ACUN-6), Melbourne; University of Tasmania (UTAS)
Developing high-mass laminated flooring products from fibre-managed plantation hardwood; Forest & Wood Products Australia Limited (FWPA)
Fatigue Behaviour of CFRP Strengthened Steel Members; University of Tasmania (UTAS)
Fatigue Behaviour of Fillet Welded Very High Strength Steel Connections; University of Tasmania (UTAS)
Retrofit of high strength steel connections subject to fatigue load by utilizing CFRP and epoxy structural adhesives; University of Tasmania (UTAS)
The potential to recover veneer based product from low grade native forest logs; Forest & Wood Products Australia Limited (FWPA)
Failure Analysis and Assessment of Rails
Segregation of logs from fibre-managed plantations for improved veneer based products
The strength of transverse and longitudinally welded plastic plates
Veneer product from fibre-managed plantation hardwood

Research Candidate Supervision

Fatigue behaviour of FRP strengthened steel structures
Investigation on the Fatigue Behavior of Very High Strength Butt-welded and Fillet-welded Steel Joints
Structural Behaviour of Locally Post-Tensioned Continuous Concrete Beams
Ultimate Strength of Double Skin Deck Extrusion
Ultimate strength of the catamaran decking extrusion