Dr. Yanglin Gong, P.Eng.

Acting Chair
Graduate Coordinator
Professor
Chair

Department: 
Email: 
ygong@lakeheadu.ca
Phone Number: 
+1 (807) 343-8412
Office Location: 
CB 4076
Academic Qualifications: 

BSc, Tongji University, Shanghai, China
MSc, Tongji University, Shanghai, China
PhD, University of Waterloo

Research Interests: 

Inelastic-Analysis-Based Design Optimization of Steel Frameworks, including seismic design optimization using nonlinear time history analysis or pushover analysis;  Nonlinear design sensitivity analysis. Experimental study of various steel connections, such as single-angle, double-angle, shear tab connections. Design of steel connections considering progressive collapse scenarios.

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