Student Bio: Yang Jiang
Emily Daniels

Yang Jiang
Graduate Research Assistant

4132 Jesse W. Mason Building
790 Atlantic Drive NW
Atlanta, GA, 30318
e-mail: yjiang80@gatech.edu

Education

Graduate    
  Doctor of Philosophy in Civil Engineering Jan 2016 - present
  School of Civil and Environmental Engineering  
  Georgia Institute of Technology  
     
  Master of Science in Civil Engineering Sept 2013 - June 2015
  Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering  
  University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (UIUC)  
Undergraduate    
  Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering Aug 2008 - May 2013
  Department of Civil Engineering  
  The University of Hong Kong  

Research Interests

  • Structural Topology Optimization
  • Free Form Finding of Grid Shell Structures

Academic Appointments and Professional Experience

Graduate Teaching Assistant Aug 2014 - Dec 2014
  Structural Design Optimization  
  School of Civil and Environmental Engineering  
  University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (UIUC)  
Structural Engineering Internship Jun 2014 - Aug 2014
  Weidlinger Associates, Inc. New York City, NY  
Structural Engineering Internship Mar 2013 - May 2013
  Mott Macdonald Hong Kong Ltd. Hong Kong, China  
Geotechnical Engineering Internship Jan 2013 - Mar 2013
  URS Benaim Ltd. Hong Kong, China  
Undergraduate Research Assistant Jun 2009 - Aug 2010
  FRP-Reinforced Concrete  
  Department of Civil Engineering  
  The University of Hong Kong  

Awards and Honors

Wong Nai Yin Scholarship 2010
Zhiyuan Scholarship 2008