Student Bio: Alex Tong
Alex Tong

Alex Tong
Graduate Research Assistant

4132 Jesse W. Mason Building
790 Atlantic Drive NW
Atlanta, GA 30318
e-mail: atong8@gatech.edu

Education

Graduate    
  Master of Science in Civil Engineering Aug 2019 - present
  School of Civil and Environmental Engineering  
  Georgia Institute of Technology  
     
Undergraduate    
  Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering Aug 2015 - May 2019
  Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering  
  University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign  

Research Interests

  • Stability of tensegrity systems

Academic Appointments and Professional Experience

Graduate Research Assistant Aug 2019 - present
  School of Civil and Environmental Engineering  
  Georgia Institute of Technology  
Advanced Technology and Research Intern June 2019 - Aug 2019
  Arup, New York, New York  
Undergraduate Research Assistant Aug 2018 - May 2019
  Fracture Analysis Methods for Shale  
  Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign  
Undergraduate Research Assistant May 2018 - Sep 2018
  Automated 4D Building Information Modeling  
  University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign  
Undergraduate Research Assistant May 2018 - Sep 2018
  Green Building Analysis Methods  
  Department of Architecture and Civil Engineering, City University of Hong Kong  

Leadership and Community Activities

Earthquake Engineering Research Institute, UIUC Chapter Sep 2015 - May 2019
Structural Engineers Association, UIUC Chapter Sep 2015 - May 2019
Forest Preserve District of Cook County May 2013 - Sep 2015