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Chun-Man CHAN (陳俊文) PhD , University of Waterloo

Professor

Email: cecmchan@ust.hk
Homepage: https://facultyprofiles.ust.hk/profiles.php?profile=chun-man-chan-cecmchan
RESEARCH INTERESTS:
Structural optimization of tall buildings; computer-aided design and engineering; wind effects on buildings; renewable wind energy; seismic performance based design; and steel and composite structures.
高層建築的結構優化; 計算機自動化設計; 風對樓宇的影響; 可再生風能源; 地震性能設計; 混合結構設計。

RESEARCH PROJECTS:

    • An Optimization Framework for Minimization of Wind-induced Torsional Load Effects on Tall Buildings – C.M. CHAN
    • Research on Dynamic Failure Modes and Hazard-resistant/Hazard-transferred Optimum Design for Tall Buildings – C.M. CHAN
    • Numerical wind load prediction and aerodynamic shape optimization of tall buildings – C.M. CHAN
    • Innovative design technologies for tall buildings in a typhoon-prone urban environment – K.C.S. KWOK, C.M. CHAN, CC CHANG, X.L. DING, P.A. HITCHCOCK, L. KATAFYGIOTIS and K.M. LAM
    • An Evolutionary Structural Form Optimization for the Design of High-rise Residential Buildings – C.M. CHAN
    • Optimal Seismic Performance-based Design of Modern High-rise Buildings – C.M. CHAN
    • Structural Optimization to Limit Wind-Induced Vibrations of Tall Steel Buildings – C.M. CHAN
SELECTED PUBLICATIONS:
    • Y. Zheng, H.L. Bai and C.M. Chan, “Layout Optimization of Vertical-axis Wind Turbine Clusters for Wind Farm Development”,  Applied Energy (accepted)
    • V.J.L. Gan, C.L. Wong, K.T. Tse, J.C.P. Cheng, I.M.C. Lo and C.M. Chan, “Parametric Modeling and Evolutionary Optimization for Cost-optimal and Low-carbon Design of High-rise Reinforced Concrete Buildings”, Advanced Engineering Informatics (accepted).
    • C.M. Chan, H.L. Bai, and D.Q. He, “Blade shape optimization of the Savonius wind turbine using a genetic algorithm”, Applied Energy, Vol. 213, 2018, 148-157.
    • V.J.L. Gan, M. Deng, K.T. Tse, C.M. Chan, I.M.C. Lo and J.C.P. Cheng. “Holistic BIM Framework for Sustainable Low Carbon Design of High-rise Buildings”, Journal of Cleaner Production, Vol. 195, 2018, 1091-1104.
    • V.J.L. Gan, C.M. Chan, K.T. Tse, I.M.C. Lo, J.C.P. Cheng, “A Comparative Analysis of Embodied Carbon in High-rise Buildings Regarding Different Material Choices, Recycled Contents, Building Heights and Structural Forms”, Journal of Cleaner Production, Vol. 161, 2017, 663-675.
    • M.F. Huang, Q. Li, C.M. Chan, W.J. Lou, K.C.S. Kwok, and G. Li, "Performance-based Design Optimization of Tall Concrete Framed Structures subject to Wind Excitations", Journal of Wind Engineering & Industrial Aerodynamics, Vol. 139, No. 4, 2015, 70-81. 
    • M.F. Huang, C.M. Chan, W.J. Lou, and S. Bao, "Time-domain Dynamic Drift Optimization of Tall Buildings Subject to Stochastic Wind Excitation", Journal of Structure and Infrastructure Engineering, Vol. 11,No. 2, 2015, 97-111.
    • M.F. Huang, W.J. Lou, Pan X., C.M. Chan, Q.S. Li, "Hermite Extreme Value Estimation of non-Gaussian Wind Load Process on a Long-span Roof Structure", Journal of Structural Engineering, ASCE, Vol. 140, No. 9, 2014, 04014061.
    • C.F. Yiu, C.M. Chan, M.F. Huang and G. Li "Evaluation of Lateral-Torsional Coupling in Earthquake Response of Asymmetric Multistory Buildings", Journal of Structural Design of Tall and Special Buildings, Vol. 23, Issue 13, Sept. 2014, 1007-1026.
    • M.F. Huang, W.J. Lou, C.M. Chan, N. Lin and X. Pan, "Peak Distributions and Peak Factors of Wind-induced Pressure Processes on Tall Buildings", Journal of Engineering Mechanics, ASCE, Vol. 139, No. 12, 2013, 1744-1756.
    • M.F. Huang, W.J. Lou, C.M. Chan and S. Bao, "Peak Factors of non-Gaussian Wind Forces on a Complex-shaped Tall Building", Journal of Structural Design of Tall and Special Buildings, Vol. 22, No. 14, 2013, 1105-1118.
    • M.F. Huang, C.M. Chan and W.J. Lou, "Optimal Performance-based Design of Wind Sensitive Tall Buildings Considering Uncertainties", Computers and Structures, Vol. 98-99, May 2012, 7-16.
    • M.F. Huang, C.M. Chan, and K.C.S. Kwok, "Occupant Comfort Evaluation and Wind-induced Serviceability Design Optimization of Tall Buildings", Wind and Structures, Vol. 14, No. 6, 2011, 559-582.
    • M.F. Huang, I.W.H. Lau, C.M. Chan, K.C.S. Kwok and G. Li "A Hybrid RANS and Kinematic Simulation of Wind Load Effects on Full-scale Tall Buildings", Journal of Wind Engineering & Industrial Aerodynamics, Vol. 99, No. 11, 2011, 1126-1128.
    • M.F. Huang, K.T. Tse, C.M. Chan and W.J. Lou, "Integrated Structural Optimization and Vibration Control for Improving Wind-induced Dynamic Performance of Tall Buildings", International Journal of Structural Stability and Dynamics, Vol. 11, No. 6, 2011, 1-23.
    • M.F. Huang, K.T. Tse, C.M. Chan and K.C.S. Kwok, P.A. Hitchcock, W.J. Lou and G. Li, "An Integrated Design Technique of Advanced Linear-Mode-Shape Method and Serviceability Drift Optimization for Tall Buildings with Lateral-Torsional Modes",  Engineering Structures, Vol. 32, Issue 8, 2010, 2146-2156.
    • X.-K. Zou, Q. Wang, G. Li and C.M. Chan, "Integrated Reliability-based Seismic Drift Design Optimization of Base-Isolated Concrete Buildings", Journal of Structural Engineering, ASCE, Vol. 136, No. 10, 2010, 1282-1295.
    • C.M. Chan, M.F. Huang and K.C.S. Kwok, "Integrated Wind Load Analysis and Stiffness Optimization of Tall Buildings with 3D Modes", Engineering Structures, Vol. 32, Issue 5, 2010, 1252-1261.
    • M.F. Huang, C.M. Chan, K.C.S. Kwok, and P.A. Hitchcock, "Cross Correlations of Modal Responses of Tall Buildings in Wind-Induced Lateral-Torsional Motion", Journal of Engineering Mechanics, ASCE, Vol. 135, No. 8, 2009, 802-812.
    • C.M. Chan, M.F. Huang and K.C.S. Kwok, "Stiffness Optimization for Wind-Induced Dynamic Serviceability Design of Tall Buildings", Journal of Structural Engineering, ASCE, Vol. 135, No. 8, 2009, 985-997.
    • C.-M. Chan, L.M. Zhang and Jenny T.M. Ng," Optimization of Pile Group Using Hybrid Genetic Algorthms",Journal of Geotechnical and Geoenvioronmental Engineering, ASCE, Vol. 135, No. 4, 2009, 497-505.
    • C.-M. Chan, J.K.L. Chui and M.F. Huang, "Integrated Aerodynamic Load Determination and Stiffness Design Optimization of Tall Buildings", Journal of Structural Design of Tall and Special Buildings, Vol. 18, No. 1, 2009, 59-80.
    • L.J. Cheng and C.M. Chan, "Optimal Lateral Stiffness Design of Composite Steel and Concrete Tall Frameworks", Journal of Engineering Structures, Vol. 31, No. 2, 2009, 523-533.
 
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