Chi Chiu LAM, Angus  林智超
Associate Professor
Academic Advisor of IAESTE

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Academic Qualifications
Professional Training
Academic and Professional Working Experiences
Student Honors and Awards under Advisory
Professional Affiliations
University Teaching and Student Supervision

Teaching of Undergraduate (UG) and Postgraduate (PG) Courses

UG courses for the old curriculum

PG courses for the old curriculum

UG courses for the new curriculum

PG courses for the new curriculum

Postgraduate Student Supervisions (2009 to 2015)

PhD Graduate

PhD Student Supervisions in Progress

MSc Graduates

MSc Student Supervisions in Progress

Final Year Project Supervisions


Research

Research Interests

External Research Grant

Internal Research Grant


Publications

International Journal Papers (26 SCI papers)

Journal grade source from JCR Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 Total
Number of paper 9 13 3 1 26


[1] Fang, C., Yam, M.C.H., Lam, A.C.C., Liu, Y. and Chung, K.F., “Local web buckling of double-coped steel beam connections”, Journal of Constructional Steel Research (2017), Vol. 128, pp. 166-178   SCI, Q2, IF=2.033
[2] Yang, Y., Lam, C.C. and Kou, K.P., “Forced vibration analysis of functionally graded beams by the meshfree boundary-domain integral equation method”, Engineering Analysis with Boundary Elements (2016), Vol. 72, pp. 100-110   SCI, Q1, IF=1.802 Corresponding Author
[3] Yam, M.C.H., Fang C. and Lam, A.C.C., “Local web buckling mechanism and practical design of double-coped beam connections”, Engineering Structures (2016), Vol. 125, pp. 54-69   SCI, Q1, IF=2.2775
[4] Lam, A.C.C., Zhang, Y., Qin, Y., Yam, M.C.H. and Iu, V.P., “Design for inelastic local web buckling of coped beams”, Journal of Constructional Steel Research (2016), Vol. 125, pp. 173-189   SCI, Q2, IF=2.033           
1st Author
[5] Yang, Y.*, Kou, K.P., Lam, C.C. and Iu, V.P., “Free vibration analysis of two-dimensional functionally graded coated and undercoated substrate structures”, Engineering Analysis with Boundary Elements (2015), Vol. 60, pp. 10-17   SCI, Q1, IF=1.802
[6] Lam, A.C.C., Fang, C., Yam, M.C.H., Wang, W. and Iu, V.P., “Block shear strength and design of coped beams with double bolt-line connections”, Engineering Structures (2015), Vol. 100, pp. 293-307   SCI, Q1, IF=2.275          
1st Author
[7] Fang, C., Yam, M.C.H., Lam, A.C.C. and Zhang Y.Y., “Feasibility study of shape memory alloy ring spring systems for self-centring seismic resisting devices”, Smart Materials and Structures (2015), Vol. 24(7)   SCI, Q1, IF=2.876
[8] Yang, Y.*, Lam, C.C., and Kou, K.P., “Fatigue life analysis of internal circumferential crack of tubular structures”, International Journal of damage mechanics (2015), 24(5). pp. 711-727.   SCI, Q3, IF=1.573   
Leading Author
[9] Yang, Y.*, Kou, K.P. and Lam, C.C., “Fracture analysis of the long-deep semielliptical internal circumferential cracks grow from surface to fully through-wall crack in tubular members” International Journal of damage mechanics (2015), Vol. 24(8), pp. 1155-1179   SCI, Q3, IF=1.573
[10] Yam, C. H., Fang, C., Lam, C.C., and Zhang, Y., “Numerical study and practical design of beam-to-column connections with shape memory alloys”, Journal of Constructional Steel Research (2015), Vol. 104, pp. 177-192   SCI, Q2, IF=2.033
[11] Yang, Y.*, Kou, K.P., Iu, V. P., Lam, C.C. and Zhang, Ch., “Free vibration analysis of two-dimensional functionally graded structures by a meshfree boundary-domain integral equation method”, Composite Structures (2014), Vol. 110(1), pp. 342-353   SCI, Q1, IF=3.874
[12] Yang, Y.*, Lam, C.C., Kou, K.P., and Iu, V.P., “Free vibration analysis of the functionally graded sandwich beams by a meshfree boundary-domain integral equation method”, Composite Structures (2014), Vol. 117(1), pp. 32-39   SCI, Q1, IF=3.874  
Leading Author
[13] Yam, C.H., Fang, C, Lam, C.C., and Cheng, J.J., “Local failures of coped steel beams - A state-of-the-art review”, Journal of Constructional Steel Research (2014), Vol. 102. pp. 217-232.   SCI, Q2, IF=2.033
[14] Fang, C., Yam, M.C.H., Lam, A.C.C. and Xie, L.K.*, “Cyclic performance of extended end-plate connections equipped with shape memory alloy bolts”, Journal of Constructional Steel Research (2014), Vol. 94, pp. 122-136   SCI, Q2, IF=2.033
[15] Guo, S.*, Er, G.K., and Lam, C.C., “Probabilistic solutions of nonlinear oscillators excited by correlated external and velocity parametric Gaussian white noises”, Nonlinear Dynamics (2014), Vol. 77(3), pp. 597-604   SCI, Q1, IF=2.915
[16] Fang, C., Lam, A.C.C., Yam, M.C.H. and Seak, K.S.*, “Block shear strength of coped beams with single-sided bolted connection”, Journal of Constructional Steel Research (2013), Vol. 86, pp. 153-166   SCI, Q2, IF=2.033 Corresponding Author
[17] Fang, C., Lam, A.C.C. and Yam, M.C.H., “Influence of shear lag on ultimate tensile capacity of angles and tees”, Journal of Constructional Steel Research (2013), Vol.84, pp. 49-61   SCI, Q2, IF=2.033 Corresponding Author
[18] Yam, M.C.H., Ma, H.W., Lam, A.C.C. and Chung, K.F., “Experimental study of the strength and behaviour of reinforced coped beams”, Journal of Constructional Steel Research (2011), Vol. 67, pp. 1749-1759   SCI, Q2, IF=2.033
[19] Lam, A.C.C., Yam, M.C.H., Cheng, J.J.R. and Kennedy, G.D., “Study of stress intensity factor of a crack steel plate with a single-side CFRP composite patching”, Journal of Composites for Construction, ASCE, (2010), Vol. 14(6), pp. 791-803   SCI, Q1, IF=2.791           
1st Author and
corresponding author
[20] Zhu, H.T., Yam, M.C.H., Lam, A.C.C. and Iu, V.P. “The shear lag effects on welded steel single angle tension members” Journal of Constructional Steel Research (2009), Vol.65(5), pp. 1171-1186   SCI, Q2, IF=2.033
[21] Lam, A.C.C., Cheng, J.J.R., Yam, M.C.H. and Kennedy, G.D. “Repair of steel structures by bonded carbon fibre reinforced polymer patching: Experimental and numerical study of carbon fibre reinforced polymer - Steel double-lap joints under tensile loading” Canadian Journal of Civil Engineering (2007), Vol. 34(12), pp. 1542-1553   SCI, Q3, IF=0.635         
1st Author and
corresponding author
[22] Yam, M.C.H., Zhong, Y.C., Lam, A.C.C. and Iu, V.P. “An investigation of the block shear strength of coped beams with a welded clip angle connection - Part II: Numerical study” Journal of Constructional Steel Research (2007), Vol. 63(1), pp. 116-134   SCI, Q2, IF=2.033
[23] Yam, M.C.H., Zhong, Y.C., Lam, A.C.C. and Iu, V.P. “An investigation of the block shear strength of coped beams with a welded clip angle connection - Part I: Experimental study” Journal of Constructional Steel Research (2007), Vol. 63(1), pp. 96-115   SCI, Q2, IF=2.033
[24] Yam, M.C.H., Lam, A.C.C., Wei, F. and Chung, K.F. “The Local Web Buckling Strength of Stiffened Coped Steel I-Beams” International Journal of Steel Structures (2007), Vol. 7, pp. 129-138   SCI, Q4, IF=0.595   
Second Author
[25] Yam, M.C.H., Lam, A.C.C., Iu, V.P. and Cheng, J.J.R. “Local web buckling strength of coped steel I beams” Journal of Structural Engineering, ASCE, (2003), Vol. 129(1), pp. 3-11   SCI, Q2, IF=1.532  
Second Author
[26] Lam, C.C., Yam, M.C.H., Iu, V.P. and Cheng J.J.R. “Design for lateral torsional buckling of coped I-beams” Journal of Constructional Steel Research (2000), Vol. 54(3), pp. 423-443   SCI, Q2, IF=2.033         
1st Author and
corresponding author
  *UM graduated student
Journal grade source from JCR 
Journal Impact Factor (IF) source from Journal Citation Reports 2015 (5-year average)
   

Book Chapter

[1] Lam, C.C., “Finite element analysis (FEA) of fiber-reinforced polymer (FRP) rehabilitation of cracked steel and application to pipe repair”, Rehabilitation of Pipelines Using Fiber-reinforced Polymer (FRP) Composites edited by Vistasp M. Karbhari, Elsevier Inc. (2015), pp. 135-175   1st Author and
corresponding author

Conference paper

[1] Wang, X.*, Lam, C.C. and Iu, V.P. “Numerical investigation of Fabric Reinforced Cementitious Matrix (FRCM) tensile behavior”, 2nd International Conference on Mechanics of Composites (MechComp2016), Porto, Portugal   Leading Author
[2] Fang, C., Yam, M.C.H., Lam, C.C. and Chung, K.F. “Shape memory alloys for self-centering steel connections – test evidence and new ideas”, 11th International Conference on Advances in Steel and Concrete Composite Structures (ASCCS2015), Beijing, China                
[3] Yam, M.C.H, Fang, C, Lam, C.C. and Chung, K.F. “Bolted connections in beams and ties in practical structural steelwork”, International Symposium on Advances in Steel and Composite Structures (2015), Hong Kong, China               
[4] Yang, Y.*, Kou, K.P., Lam, C.C. and Iu, V.P. “Free vibration analysis of the functionally graded coated and undercoated plates” The 5th International Conference on Computational Methods (ICCM 2014), Cambridge, England, July    
[5] Yang, Y.*, Kou, K.P., Iu, V.P., Lam, C.C. and Zhang, C.Z. “Free vibration analysis of 2D FG plates by a meshfree boundary-domain integral equation method”, 5th, Asia Pacific Congress on Computational Mechanics & 4th International Symposium on Computational Mechanics (2013), Singapore, December    
[6] Fang, C., Yam, M.C.H., Lam, A.C.C. and Jiang, C.L. “An experimental study on cyclic behavior of extended end-plate connections equipped with shape memory alloy bolts”, The 2013 World Congress on Advances in Structural Engineering and Mechanics (ASEM 2013), Jeju, Korea, September, 8-12    
[7] Seak, K.S.*, Lam, A.C.C. and Yam, M.C.H. “Numerical study of block shear strength of coped beams bolted with angles/tee-section”, The 22nd Material to Structures: Advancement through Innovation (ACMSM 2012), Sydney, Australia, December, 11-14   Index by Scopus              
Leading Author
[8] Tou, K.M.*, Lam, C.C., Iu, V.P. and Kou, K.P. “Capacity spectrum study of the Ruins of St. Paul’s, Macau”, The 8th International Conference on Structural Analysis of Historical Constructions (SAHC 2012), Wrolaw, Poland, October, 15-17   Index by Web of Science
Leading Author
[9] Yang, Y.*, Kou, K.P., Lam, C.C. and Iu, V.P. “Free vibration of functionally graded materials with crack by a BEM”, The 8th European Solid Mechanics Conference (ESMC 2012), Graz, Austria, July, 9-13    
[10] Cheok, M.F.*, Lam, C.C. and Er, G.K. “Optimum analysis of outrigger-braced structures with non-uniform core and minimum top-drift”, The 10th World Congress on Computational Mechanics (WCCM 2012), Sao Paulo, Brazil, July, 8-13   Leading Author
[11] Yam, M.C.H., Lam, A.C.C. and Seak, K.S. “Block shear strength of coped beams with connection eccentricity”, The 7th International Conference on Steel & Aluminum Structures (ICSAS 2011), Kuching, Sarawak, Malaysia   Second Author
[12] Qin, Y.*, Lam, C.C., Iu, V.P., and Kou, K.P. “Finite element study of inelastic local web buckling capacity of coped steel I-beam”, The 5th Cross-strait Conference on Structural and Geotechnical Engineering (SGE-5) (2011), 13-15 July, Hong Kong, China   Leading Author
[13] Lam, C.C., Cheng, J.J. and Yam, C.H. “Finite element study of cracked steel circular tube repaired by FRP patching”, The 12th East Asia-Pacific Conference on Structural Engineering of Construction (EASEC-12) (2011), January 26-28, Hong Kong, China   Index by Web of Science
1st and corresponding Author
[14] Lam, C.C., Iu, V.P. and Kou, K.P. “A dynamic analysis of the Ruins of St. Paul’s, Macau”, The 1st International Conference on Structures & Architecture (ICSA 2010), July 21-23, Guimaraes, Portugal   Index by Scopus  
Index by Web of Science
1st and corresponding Author
[15] Yang, Y.*, Kou, K.P. and Lam, C.C. “Stress intensity factors for a wide range of long-deep circumferential semi-elliptical internal surface cracks in tubular members”, The 4th International Conference on Steel & Composite Structures (2010), July, 21-23, Sydney, Australia    
[16] Holden, T.A., Cheng, J.J.R., Lam, C.C. and Yam, M.C.H. “Analytical study of fatigue repair of coped beams using carbon fibrereinforced polymers”, The Fifth International Conference on Bridge Maintenance, Safety and Management (2010), July, 11-15, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA   Index by Scopus  
Index by Web of Science 
[17] Garbin, E., Lam, C.C., Panizza, M. and Valluzzi, M.R. “Experimental assessment and modelling of bond of EB-FRP applied on clay brick”, ETDCM9- 9th Seminar on Experimental Techniques and Design in Composite Materials (2009), 30 September to 2 October, DTG University of Padova-Vicenze, Italy   Second Author
[18] Yam, M.C.H., Lam, A.C.C., Sun, W.W. and Chung, K.F. “Numerical and experimental investigation of steel plate tension members with staggered bolts”, APCOM’07 in conjunction with EPMESC XI (2007), December 3-6, Kyoto, Japan   Second Author
[19] Lam, A.C.C., Cheng, R.J.J. and Yam, M.C.H. “Fatigue repair of welded steel plate with bonded composite patching”, Second International Conference on Recent Advances in Composite Materials (2007), February, 20-23, New Delhi, India.   1st and corresponding Author
[20] Lam, A.C.C., Yam, M.C.H. and Fu, C.K.M.* “An experimental investigation of the local web buckling strength of coped steel I-beam with and without stiffeners”, EASEC-10 – The Tenth East Asia-Pacific Conference on Structural Engineering & Construction (2006), August, 3-5, Bangkok, Thailand   Index by Scopus
1st and corresponding Author
[21] Lam, A.C.C., Cheng, R.J.J., Kennedy, G.D. and Yam, M.C.H. “Study of stress distribution of cracked steel plate with single sided CFRP material patching”, IABMAS'06 - Third International Conference on Bridge Maintenance, Safety and Management (2006), July 16-19, Porto-Portugal   Index by Scopus
1st and corresponding Author
[22] Yam, M.C.H., Zhu, H.T., Lam, A.C.C. and Iu, V.P. "Experimental study of shear lag effects on welded steel tension members", International Symposium on Innovation & Sustainability of Structures in Civil Engineering-Including Seismic Engineering (2005), November 20-22, Nanjing, China.   Index by Web of Science 
[23] Yam, M.C.H., Zhu, H.T., Lam, A.C.C. and Iu, V.P. "Analytical study of the shear lag effects on welded steel tension members" Third International Conference on Advances in Structural Engineering and Mechanics (ASEM'04) (2004), 2-4 September, Seoul.    
[24] Lam, A.C.C., Cheng, J.J.R. and Yam, M.C.H. "Study of the tensile strength of CFRP/Steel double lap joints", 4th International Conference on Advanced Composite Materials in Bridges and Structures, ACMBS-IV (2004), Calgary, Canada   1st and corresponding Author
[25] Zhong, John Y.C., Yam, M.C.H., Lam, A.C.C. and Iu V.P. "Experimental investigation of block shear of coped beams with welded clip angles connection" Proceedings of the 5th CSCE Structural Specialty Conference (2004), Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada.    
[26] Yam, M.C.H., Wong, H.P. and Lam, A.C.C. "Shear lag effects on the tensile strength of bolted cold-formed steel channels connected back-to-back", The 8th EPMESC Conference, Shanghai (2001), China, July 25-28.    
[27] Yam, M.C.H., Lam, A.C.C. and Cheng, J.J.R. "The local web buckling strength of stiffened coped steel-I-beam", Proceedings of 2001 SSRC Annual Technical Session (2001), Fort Lauderdale, Florida, U.S.A.   Index by Scopus
Second Author
[28] Yam, M.C.H., Lam, A.C.C., Iu, V. P. and Cheng, J.J. "Experimental investigation of the local web buckling strength of coped steel I-beam", Proceedings of third Structural Specialty Conference of the Canadian Society for Civil Engineering (2000), Ontario, Canada.   Index by Scopus
Second Author
[29] Yam, C. H., Lam, C. C. and Cheng, J. J. "Inelastic lateral torsional buckling of coped steel beams", Proceedings of the Sixth EMPESC Conference (1997), Guangzhou, China.   Second Author
[30] Lam, C. C. and Er. G. K. "Structural analysis of a bridge with contact problem", Proceedings of The Seventh International Conference on Computing in Civil and Building Engineering (1997), Korea.    

*UM graduated student


Applied Research Achievements and Creative Works

List of Governmental Consultancy Projects

Period   Project
2013 to 2014   Co-Investigator of the Supplemental Investigation of residential building “Sin Fong Garden” and proposal of repair and strengthen work 
Funded by Land, Public Works and Transport Bureau of the Macao

Reports, Summaries and Presentations to Government and Public

Year   Report
2014   Member of Final Report of the Supplemental Investigation of residential building Sin Fong Garden and proposal of repair and strengthen work
 
Year   Presentation to Public
10 Apr. 2014   Member of Press Conference of the Supplemental Investigation of residential building Sin Fong Garden

Service to the University and the Wider Community

Internal Committee work

University level

    Name of Committee Role / Position
2012 to present   Staff-Student Consultative Committee Member
2012 to 2014   Future Studies and Placement Advisory Committee Member
2009 to 2010   Senate Member

Faculty level

2012 to present   IAESTE Macau Academic Advisor

Department level

2010 to present   CEE Program Accreditation Committee Structure Group Leader
2012 to present   Programme Management Committee Member
2011 to present   Board of examiners Committee Member
2014 to present   Department Safety Committee Member

University Student Life and Development Service for Residential Colleges

2010 to present   Fellow of residential college SHEAC

Engagement with students as an academic advisor or mentor or in students' self-study, project work and outside-classroom activities

2015 to 2016
2013 to 2014
  Advisor of Undergraduate Students on Academic Probation
2009 to 2013   Advisor of ASCE ISG UM of CEED
Oct, 2016   Team leader of the University of Macau Group, The Tenth National Competition of Structural Design 2016, Tianjin, China
July, 2014   Team leader of the University of Macau Group, The 8th Inter-University Invitational Civil Engineering Competition, Australia
November, 2013   Team leader of the University of Macau Group, The Seventh National Competition of Structural Design 2013, Hunan, China
October, 2012   Team leader of the University of Macau Group, The Sixth National Competition of Structural Design 2012, Chongqing, China
October, 2011   Team leader of the University of Macau Group, The Fifth National Competition of Structural Design 2011, Nanjing, China
2005 to 2011   Mentor, Mentorship Program in the University of Macau
December, 2010   Team leader of the CEE Group, Beijing – Macao University Students “Green Home” Technology Forum 2010, Beijing, China
June, 2010   Team leader of the University of Macau Group, The 6th Inter-University Invitational Civil Engineering Competition, Singapore
April, 2010   Advisor of The Great Master of Curved-Bridge Construction “The 3rd Architectural Technique Contest” organized by the American Society of Civil Engineers International Student group - Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, FST, UM
November, 2009   Team leader of the University of Macau Group, The Third National Competition of Structural Design 2009, Shanghai, China
January 2008   Team leader of the University of Macau Group, The 5th Inter-University Invitational Civil Engineering Competition, hosted by Tongji University in Shanghai, China

Organized Activities for Informal Education (Funded by FDCT)

2016 to 2017   Principal organizer of Centre for Science & Engineering Promotion – Open Laboratory Project
2016   Co-organizer of the Student Talent Program
Aug. 2013   Principal organizer of the Civil Summer Camp hosted by the Civil and Environmental Engineering Department of University of Macau
Aug. 2012   Co-organizer of the Civil Summer Camp hosted by the Civil and Environmental Engineering Department of University of Macau
Aug. 2011   Co-organizer of the Civil Summer Camp hosted by the Civil and Environmental Engineering Department of University of Macau
Aug. 2010   Principal organizer of the Civil Summer Camp hosted by the Civil and Environmental Engineering Department of University of Macau

External Service

Community-Related Service

2013 to present   Member of Macau SAR Culture Heritage Committee (澳門特別行政區文化遺產委員會
Appointed by the Chief Executive of Macau
2013 to present   Executive Council Member of The Macau Institution of Engineers (AEM) by Election
2012 to present   Council Member of the Society of Metal Structures of Macau (MSMS)
2012   High school seminar 建築與結構 - 從古代到現代 (慈幼學校
2011   High school seminar 建築與結構 - 從古代到現代 (化地瑪聖母女子學校
2010   High school seminar 建築與結構 - 從古代到現代 (勞工子弟學校
2010 – present   Referee panel member of Macau High School Fun Science Competition (全澳中學生趣味科學比賽)
2010 – present   Referee panel member of 澳門青少年科技創新作品選拔活動

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Contact Details

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