Doctor Cheng (Jason) Jiang

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Dr. Jiang joined Western Sydney University in 2021 and is currently an ARC DECRA Fellow in the Centre for Infrastructure Engineering. He obtained his Bachelor's degree from Southeast University in 2011 and his Ph. D. degree from City University of Hong Kong in 2017.  He did his postdoctoral research at The Hong Kong Polytechnic University. Before joining WSU, he held the position of JSPS International Fellow at The University of Tokyo in Japan.

Areas of Research/Teaching Expertise

Dr. Jiang has a research background in the areas of construction materials, FRP composite structures and structural fire engineering. He has in excess of 60 publications with an h-index of 20. A complete list of his journal papers can be found on Google Scholar. Dr. Jiang has received numerous awards and prizes for his contributions to the research and application of composite structures, including DECRA Fellowship and JSPS Fellowship. He has been successful in attracting competitive research grants both in Australia and other countries.

Grants/Current Projects

ARC DECRA Fellowships Scheme - Reusable Fire-Resistant Column Rehabilitation with Fibre Reinforced Polymer (Jiang), 2021-2024 (AUD$396,958)

Selected Publications

Tijani IA, Jiang C*, Lim CW, Wu YF (2022). Eccentrically Loaded Concrete under Nonuniform Passive Confinement. ASCE Journal of Structural Engineering, 48(1): 04021247.

Tijani IA, Jiang C*, Lim CW, Wu YF (2020). Effect of load eccentricity on the mechanical response of FRP confined pre-damaged concrete under compression. ASCE Journal of Composites for Construction, 24(5):04020057.

Jiang C, Yuan F, Wu YF, Zhao XM (2019). Effect of interfacial bond on the plastic hinge length of FRP confined RC columns. ASCE Journal of Composites for Construction, 23(2):04019007.

Jiang C, Wu YF, Wu G (2014). Plastic hinge length of FRP-confined square RC columns. ASCE Journal of Composites for Construction, 18(4):04014003.

Wu YF, Jiang C (2013). Quantification of bond-slip relationship for externally bonded FRP-to-concrete joints. ASCE Journal of Composites for Construction, 17(5):673-686.

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