Highest education: Ph.D.
Academic title: Professor
Post: Associate department head
Department: Bridge engineering
Enroll new students: master candidate and Ph.D. candidate
Dr. Wei is a professor and associate department head of department of bridge engineering. He is a core member of shaking table laboratory of the national engineering laboratory for high speed railway construction and innovation team in School of Civil Engineering, Central South University. He had served as publicity branch members of bridge engineering department, and secretary and core member of the branch project of the First National Plan for 2011.
Dr. Wei received his B.S. degree in Civil Engineering from Southeast University, China, in 2004, and his M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in Bridge and Tunnel Engineering from Tongji University, China, in 2007 and 2010, respectively. He has been working in School of Civil Engineering, Central South University since 2010.
His research focuses on Theory and Technology of Vibration Absorption and Isolation for Bridges, Dynamic Friction Theory of Bridges under Earthquake, Seismic Vulnerability and Risk Assessment of Bridges and Seismic Test Technology of Bridges. He has taken charge of more than 10 relevant research projects, such as NSFC projects, Hunan Natural Science Foundation Projects, and National Post-doctoral Science Foundation Project. He has been involved in a number of research projects such as NSFC projects, the First National Plan for 2011, Major Issues of China Railway Corporation, and the First Innovation Driving Program of Central South University. He has also served as journal reviewer for more than 10 journals such as Journal of Earthquake Engineering and Engineering Vibration, and Journal of Vibration and shock. There are 4 master candidates and 1 Ph.D. candidate in his research group, and his students win national scholarship every year.
He has published over 70 technical papers including over 20 SCI indexed, over 20 EI indexed, over 20 Academic Conference papers and 1 CSCD paper. He has written 1 exercise set, translated 1 national code book, reviewed 2 national code books, applied 3 sets of self-developed software, and received 3 sets of software copyright. He has also received numbers of prize, such as Special Award of Railway Society(2017), First Prize for Excellent Papers of National Academic Conference on Structural Engineering(2017), and First Prize of China Steel Structure Association (2018).