em. Prof.

Yeong-Bin Yang , PhD

Yeong-Bin Yang

Corresponding Member of the Division of Mathematics and the Natural Sciences abroad since 2007


Research Areas:

  • Construction Engineering
  • Structural dynamics
  • Structural analysis
  • Structural engineering
  • Bridge construction
  • Steel construction



Selected Memberships:

  • Chinesische Akademie für Ingenieurwissenschaften
  • American Society of Civil Engineers
  • International Association of Computational Mechanics

Selected Prizes:

  • Munro Prize for the best paper in Engineering Structures
  • Tsuboi Award for the best papers published in the Journal of the IASS
  • ICACM Award, International Chinese Association for Computational Mechanics
  • Distinguished Research Award, National Science Council, Taiwan
  • Outstanding Teaching Award from the Ministry of Education, Taiwan

Selected Publications:

  • Yang, Y. B.; Lin, C. W.; Yau, J. D. (2004) Extracting Bridge Frequencies from the Dynamic Response of a Passing Vehicle. Journal of Sound and Vibration, Bd. 272 (3/5), S. 471-493.
  • Yang, Y. B.; Hung, H. H. (2001) A 2.5D Finite/Infinite Element Approach for Modelling Visco-Elastic Bodies Subjected to Moving Loads. International Journal for Numerical Methods in Engineering, Bd. 51, S. 1317-1336.
  • Yang, Y. B.; Yau, J. D. (1997) Vehicle-Bridge Interaction Element for Dynamic Analysis. Journal of Structural Engineering, Bd. 123 (11), S. 1512-1518.
  • Yang, Y. B.; Yau, J. D.; Hsu, L. C. (1997) Vibration of Simple Beams Due to Trains Moving at High Speeds. Engineering structures, Bd. 19 (11), S. 936-944.
  • Yang, Y. B.; McGuire, W. (1986) Stiffness Matrix for Geometric Nonlinear Analysis. Journal of Structural Engineering, Bd. 112 (4), S. 853-877.