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Yang Yaowen

Associate Chair (Faculty)

Professor of Structural Engineering
Office: N1-01a-02 / N1-01c-85
Tel: (65) 6790- 5279P / 4057
Email: cywyang@ntu.edu.sg


  • BEng, Shanghai Jiao Tong University
  • MEng, Shanghai Jiao Tong University
  • PhD, Nanyang Technological University

Career details

  • Asst Professor, Assoc Professor and Professor, Nanyang Technological University
  • Research Engineer, ASM Singapore Pte Ltd
  • Lecturer, Shanghai Jiao Tong University

Member of Professional Societies

  • ASME Technical Committee on Energy Harvesting

Editorial board member

  • Smart Structures and Systems
  • Advances in Materials Research
  • Journal of Engineering

  • Nanyang Award for Excellence in Teaching, 2009

Main research interests

  • Energy harvesting using smart materials;
  • Structural health monitoring;
  • Uncertainty analysis and optimization of structures.

Current research projects

  • Vibration and small wind energy harvesting
  • Underwater energy harvesting
  • Fibre optic sensing for ground settlement monitoring
  • Development of distributed monitoring system for offshore applications

Researcher’s ID

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