Ph. D. - Civil Engineering
(Structures), University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, 2003
Engineering Mechanics, Tongji University, China, 1998
B.S. - Structural
Engineering, Tongji University, China, 1993
Earthquake Engineering, Behavior and Seismic Design
of Concrete Structures, Structural Modeling, Real-time Dynamic Testing,
Advanced Energy-Dissipation Materials and Applications.
- Zhao, J. and S. Sritharan. 2006. "Nonlinear Analysis of RC
Structure Including Strain Penetration Effects." The 8th National
Conference on Earthquake Engineering, San Francisco, CA.
- Sritharan, S., Zhao, J., Waugh, J. and Govindarasu, M.
2005. "Nonrectangular concrete walls under multi-directional loads
– analytical simulation and remote participation in experimental
research." US-Portugal International Workshop on Earthquake Engineering
Research Using NEES Facilities,
- Zhao, J., Sritharan, S., 2006. Modeling of Strain
Penetration Effects in Fiber-Based Seismic Analysis of RC Bridges, ACI
Spring Convention, Charlotte, NC.
- Zhao, J., French, C., Shield, C., and Posbergh, T. 2004
Effective Force Testing with Nonlinear Velocity Feedback Compensation.
13th WCEE, Vancouver, Canada.
- Zhao, J., Shield, C., French, C., and Posbergh, T. 2004
Effect of Servovalve/Actuator Dynamics on Displacement Controlled
Testing. 13th WCEE, Vancouver, Canada.
- Zhao, J., Sritharan, S.,(submitted)Modeling strain penetration effects
in fiber-based analysis of reinforced concrete structures, ACI Structural
- Zhao, J., French, C., Shield, C., and Posbergh, T. (submitted) Testing
a Nonlinear Structure using a Shake Table and the EFT Method, Journal of
- Zhao, J., Shield, C., French, C., and Posbergh, T. (2005) Nonlinear
System Modeling and Velocity Feedback Compensation for EFT, Journal of
Engineering Mechanics. 131(3), 244–253.
- Zhao, J., French, C., Shield, C., and Posbergh, T. (2003)
Considerations for the Development of Real-Time Dynamic Testing using
Serve-Hydraulic Actuation, Earthquake Engineering and Structural Dynamics.
Vol. 32, No. 11. pp. 1773-1794
- Zhao, J., Sritharan, S., (accepted) Modeling of Strain Penetration
Effects in Fiber-Based Seismic Analysis of RC Bridges, ASCE 2006
Structural Congress and Exhibition.