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researcher , civil engineer

Jun Yang, Chinese civil engineer, researcher. Member of International Society for Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering (london, uk), Japan Society of Civil Engineers (tokyo, japan), Japanese Geotechnical Society, American Society of Civil Engineers (reston, va).

Background

Yang, Jun was born on October 31, 1970 in Nanchang, Jiangxi, China. Son of Jiasheng Yang and Yuanxiu Tang.

Education

Doctor of Philosophy/Dr.Eng, Kyoto University, Kyoto, Japan, 1997—2001. Doctor of Philosophy, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, China, 1992—1996. Bachelor of Science, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, China, 1988—1992.

Career

Research and teaching assistant Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Hong Kong, China, 1996—1997. Center of excellence researcher and adjunct assistant professor Disaster Prevention Research Institute, Kyoto University, Uji, Japan, 1997—1999, japan society of civil engineers senior researcher Japan, 1999—2001. Alexander von humboldt research fellow Technology University of Berlin, Berlin, Germany, since 2001.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: (article) Intepretation of Seismic Vertical Motion observed at an Array Site during the Kobe earthquake of 1995 (public in Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America, 2000), Nonlinear site effetcs on strong ground motion during the Kobe earthquake of 1995 (public in Canada Geotechnical Journal, 2000), Effects of saturation on ground motions in layered soil-bedrock system (public in Soil Dynamics and Earthquake Engineering, 2001), New approach for characterization of liquefaction resistance of sands (public in Geotechnique, 2002), Ground motions in liquefiable sites (public in Soil Dynamics and Earthquake Engineering, 2002), Surface waves in saturated soil (public in Canada Geotechnical Journal, 2001), Influence of viscous coupling on seismic reflection in soil (public in Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America, 1998).

Membership

Member of International Society for Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering (london, uk), Japan Society of Civil Engineers (tokyo, japan), Japanese Geotechnical Society, American Society of Civil Engineers (reston, va).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Music, travel, reading.

Connections

Married Mei Yang, August 30, 1970. 1 child Mingyu.

father:
Jiasheng Yang

mother:
Yuanxiu Tang

spouse:
Mei Yang

child:
Mingyu Yang