CHEUNG Sai Hung Joseph

Research:

His main research interests are:
- Catastrophe risk modelling, analysis, mitigation and management
- Reliability, Risk engineering and science
- Stochastic dynamics
- Complexity science
- Complex network systems and cascading failure
- Performance-based engineering
- Earthquake engineering
- Sustainable urban planning and development
- Climate change modelling and impact studies
- Optimal decision making, design and control under uncertainty
- Uncertainty quantification, system identification
- Structural and Infrastructural health monitoring

Education:
  • BEng(1st Class Hons.), Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
  • MPhil, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
  • PhD, California Institute of Technology
Professional Experience:
  • 2010 - present Assistant Professor, Nanyang Technological University
  • 2009- 2010 Postdoctoral fellow, the University of Texas at Austin
  • 2003 - 2008 Teaching assistant, California Institute of Technology
  • 2001 - 2003 Teaching assistant, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
  • 2001 Research assistant, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
Professional Activities:
  • American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE)
  • Engineering Mechanics Institute (EMI)
  • Earthquake Engineering Research Institute (EERI)
Honours and Awards:
  • 2011 Inaugural Hojjat Adeli Award for Innovation in Computing from the journal Computer-Aided Civil and Infrastructure Engineering
  • 2008 Inaugural International Conference of the Engineering Mechanics Institute (EM08) Travel Fellowship Award
  • 2007 10th International Conference on Applications of Statistics and Probability in Civil Engineering (ICASP10) Student Scholarship
  • 2004 - 2009 Housner Fellowship
  • 2003 - 2004 Harold Hellwig Fellowship
  • 2002 Highways into the Next Century International Conference Scholarship
  • 1998 - 2001 Hong Kong Jockey Club Scholarship
  • 1998 Hong Kong Institute of Engineers Scholarship (Civil Engineering Division)