Dongkeun Lee


Dongkeun Lee

Basic Info

Assistant Professor

Ph.D., Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of California at Davis, USA, 2006-2012
M.S., Department of Architectural Engineerging, Hanyang University, South Korea, 2004-2006
B.S., Department of Architectural Engineering, Cheongju University, South Korea, 1996-2004
(Admission with four-year full scholarship and graduation with Summa Cum Laude)

Contact

Office Address: 324 Engineering Building II, Department of Civil Engineering, National Chiao Tung University
Tel: +886-3-571-2121 ext. 54917
E-mail¡G ddklee@nctu.edu.tw

Research

  • Buckling restrained braces (BRB) and self-centering BRB
  • Rehabilitation of structures using FRP composites
  • Sustainable materials and infrastructure
  • Resilient structures under extreme event
  • Prestressed concrete structures
  • Large-scale test
  • Numerical analysis

Courses Taught

  • Structural Analysis I and II
  • Reinforced Concrete I and II
  • Design of FRP Composite Structures
  • Statics
  • Engineering Drawing
  • Construction Materials Laboratory

Academic Awards

  • Best paper award, The Korea Institute for Structural Maintenance and Inspection (KSMI) 2019 Autumn Conference, KSMI
  • Junior chair award, National Chiao Tung University
  • Excellent presentation award, the 5th North-West US-Korea Conference, Portland, OR, Korean-American Scientists and Engineers Association
  • Travel award, the 5th North-West US-Korea Conference, Portland, OR, Korean-American Scientists and Engineers Association
  • Special prize, Department of Architecture, Chungbuk Art Association, South Korea

Projects

  • ¡§Development and assessment of sustainable Hot mix asphalt/rubberized concrete composite pavement¡¨, Principal Investigator, funded by Ministry of Science and Technology of Taiwan (2019)
  • ¡§Remodeling for vertical extension of existing buildings¡¨, Guest Researcher, funded by Korea Institute of Civil Engineering and Building Technology (2019)
  • ¡§BIM/GIS-based seismic assessment and management system for building structures¡¨, Guest Researcher, funded by Korea Institute of Civil Engineering and Building Technology (2019)
  • ¡§Sustainable concrete composite pavement using waste tire rubber¡¨, Principal Investigator, funded by Ministry of Education of Taiwan (2018)
  • "Development of effective connection details for small-size steel structures", Guest Researcher, funded by Korea Institute of Civil Engineering and Building Technology (2016-2017)
  • "Development of rapid PCC pavement repair materials and construction techniques", Main Researcher, funded by U.S. Federal Highway Administration (2014-2015)
  • "Development of sustainable fortified CMU walls using FRP composites under blast loading", Main Researcher, funded by U.S. Department of Defense (2013-2015)
  • "Impact resistance of brittle structural components using advanced polymer composites", Main Researcher, funded by Saint Gobain (2013)
  • "Flexural rehabilitation of concrete structures using NSM FRP composites", Main Researcher, funded by California Department of Transportation (2007)
  • "Study on utilization of post-tensioned flat plate structures", Main Researcher, funded by Korea Institute of Construction and Transportation Technology Evaluation and Planning (2005)

Publications

Journal Papers
*corresponding author

  1. You, Y. and Lee, D. * (2019). "Effect of anchors on the seismic performance of exposed column-base plate weak-axis connections." Journal of Building Engineering, under review. [SCI(E)]
  2. Lim, W., Lee, D.*, and You, Y. (2019). "Partially Restrained Beam-Column Weak-Axis Moment Connections of Low-Rise Steel Structures." Structural Engineering and Mechanics, Techno Press, under review. [SCI(E)]
  3. You, Y. and Lee, D.*(2019). "Development of Improved Exposed Column-Base Plate Strong-Axis Joints of Low-Rise Steel Buildings." Journal of Constructional Steel Research, Elsevier, under 2nd revision. [SCI(E)]
  4. Lee, S., Noh, S., and Lee, D. (2018). "Evaluation of Progressive Collapse Resistance of Steel Moment Frames Designed with Different Connections Details Using Energy-Based Approximate Analysis." Sustainability, MDPI, under review. [SCI(E)]
  5. Lee, D.* and Shin, A. (2018). "Impact Behavior of Masonry Walls Strengthened with FRP Composites." The Masonry Society Journal, accepted for publication subjected to revisions.[ESCI]
  6. Lim, W., Lee, D.*, and You, Y. (2017). "Cyclic Loading Tests on Exposed Column-Base Plate Weak-Axis Connections of Small-size Steel Structures." Engineering Structures, Elsevier, Vol. 153, pp. 653-664. [SCI]
  7. Lee, D., Cheng, L., and Deleuze, C. (2017). "Dynamic Behavior of FRP-Strengthened Grinding Wheels Subjected to Pendulum Impact." Journal of Testing and Evaluation, ASTM, Vol. 45, No. 4, pp. 1159-1170. [SCI]
  8. Lim, W., Lee, D.*, and You, Y. (2017). "Exposed Column-Base Plate Strong-Axis Connections for Small-Size Steel Construction." Journal of Constructional Steel Research, Elsevier, Vol. 137, pp. 286-296. [SCI(E)]
  9. Lee, D. and Shin, A. (2016). "Finite Element Study on the Impact Responses of Concrete Masonry Unit Walls Strengthened with Fiber-Reinforced Polymer Composite Materials." Composite Structures, Elsevier, Vol. 154, pp. 256-268. [SCI(E), This paper has been selected as a key scientific article by Advances In Engineering.
  10. Choi, Y. C., Choi, H. K., Lee, D.*, and Choi, C. S. (2015). "Shear Strength of Unreinforced Masonry Wall Retrofitted with Fiber Reinforced Polymer and Hybrid Sheet." International Journal of Polymer Science, Hindawi, Vol. 2015, Article ID 863057, 13 pages. [SCI(E)]
  11. Ha, S. and Lee, D.* (2014). "Structural Behavior of Hollow Core Beams with GFRP Bars." Pacific Science Review, Vol. 16, No. 3, pp. 12-18.
  12. Noh, S.-Y. and Lee, D.* (2014). "Assessment of Crack Width Estimation Models for RC Tension Members." Materials Research Innovations, Taylor & Francis Online, Vol. 18, No. s2, pp. 816-823. [Web of Science and Scopus]
  13. Lee, D., Cheng, L., and Hui, J. (2013). "Bond Characteristics of Various NSM FRP Reinforcements in Concrete." Journal of Composites for Construction, ASCE, Vol. 17, No. 1, pp. 117-129. [SCI(E)]
  14. Lee, D. and Cheng, L. (2013). "Bond of NSM Systems in Concrete Strengthening - Examining Design Issues of Strength, Groove Detailing and Bond-Dependent Coefficient." Construction and Building Materials, Elsevier, Vol. 47, pp. 1512-1522. [SCI(E)]
  15. Lee, D. and Cheng, L. (2011). "Assessing the Strengthening Effect of Various Near-Surface-Mounted FRP Reinforcements on Concrete Bridge Slab Overhangs." Journal of Composites for Construction, ASCE, Vol. 15, No. 4, pp. 615-624. [SCI(E)]
  16. Lee, D., Ha, S., and Lee, M. S. (2005). "Experimental Study on Comparison of the Hysteretic Behavior of RC Flat Plate and PT Flat Plate Interior Joints." Journal of the Architectural Institute of Korea, Vol. 21, No. 10, pp. 95-102. [KCI]

Conference Papers

  1. Lee, D. , You, Y.C., and Choi, K. (2019). "Development of Effective Anti-Vibration Technologies Reducing Vibrations Caused by Trains." The Korea Institute for Structural Maintenance and Inspection (KSMI) 2019 Autumn Conference , Pusan, South Korea, 9-11, October 2019.
  2. Noh, S., Lee, S., and Lee, D. (2017). "On the Form-Finding Concept of Two-Shell Natural Draught Cooling Towers." Proceedings of the IASS Annual Symposium 2017 "Interfaces: architecture, engineering, science", Hamburg, Germany, 25-28 September 2017.
  3. You, Y., Koo, H., Yoo, M., Choi, K., and Lee,D. (2016). "Development of Improved Details of Column-Baste Plate Connections of Small-Size Steel Buildings." Proceedings of Canada-Korea Conference on Science and Technology, Ottawa, Canada, 7-9 August 2016
  4. Lee,D., Shin, H., and Cheng, L. (2014). "Design Issues of Strengthening Technique Using NSM FRP Rods." US-Korea Conference, San Francisco, CA, 6-9 August 2014.
  5. Lee, D., Hui, J., and Cheng, L. (2012). "Bond Characteristics of NSM Reinforcement in Concrete due to Adhesive Type and Surface Configuration." The 6th International Conference on FRP Composites in Civil Engineering (CICE 2012), Rome, Italy, 13-15 June 2012.
  6. Lee, D., and Cheng, L. (2010). "Strengthening of Reinforced Concrete Structures using NSM FRP Reinforcement." The 5th North-West US-Korea Conference, Portland, OR, 11-12 December 2010.
  7. Lee, D., and Cheng, L. (2009). "Flexural Strengthening of Reinforced Concrete Bridge Slab Overhangs using Near Surface Mounted Reinforcement." The 9th International Symposium on Fiber Reinforced Polymer Reinforcement for Concrete Structures (FRPRCS-9), Sydney, Australia, 13-15 July 2009.
  8. Lee, D., Ha, S. S., and Lee, L.-H. (2005). "Effect of Gravity Load on the Hysteretic Behavior of Post-tensioned Flat Plate Interior Joints." Proceedings of the Architectural Institute of Korea, South Korea, October 2005.
  9. Cho, J., Lee, D., Ha, S. S., and Lee, L.-H. (2005). "Experimental Study on Comparison of the Hysteretic Behavior of RC Flat Plate and PT Flat Plate Interior Joints." Proceedings of the Architectural Institute of Korea, South Korea, October 2005.
  10. Lee, D., Ha, S. S., Han, S. W., and Lee, L.-H. (2005). "Experimental Study on Comparison of Structural Behavior of PT Flat Plate and RC Flat Plate Interior Connections." Proceedings of the Korea Concrete Institute, South Korea, May 2005.

Invited Seminars

  1. Lee, D. (2019). Fiber-Reinforced Polymer Composites/Fiber: Applications in Civil Engineering. Invited seminar at National Taiwan University, Taiwan, October 31.
  2. Lee, D. (2019). Applications of Fiber-Reinforced Polymer Composites/Fiber in Civil Engineering. Invited seminar at National Central University, Taiwan, November 12.
  3. Lee, D. (2018). "Effective Strengthening Techniques Using FRP Composites." Korea Railroad Research Institute, South Korea, July 4.
  4. Lee, D. (2018). "How to Rehabilitate Structures Using FRP Composites." Korea Institute of Civil Engineering and Building Technology, South Korea, July 3.
  5. Lee, D. (2012). "Flexural Rehabilitation of Concrete Structures Using NSM FRP Composites." Hanyang University at Ansan, South Korea, September 25.
  6. Lee, D. (2012). "Rehabilitation of Reinforced Concrete Structures." Hanyang University at Seoul, South Korea, September 17.
  7. Lee, D. (2012). "Flexural Strengthening of Concrete Structures." Kyoungnam University, South Korea, September 14.
  8. Lee, D. (2012). "Strengthening of Reinforced Concrete Structures Using NSM FRP Composites." Cheongju University, South Korea, September 11.