Ship/offshore platform motions and responses; numerical modeling and model tests of dropped objects; mooring system analysis and design; risk assessment and hazard mitigation in offshore engineering; cable dynamics (mooring, riser, pipeline, etc.); FEM analysis of ship and offshore structures, smart structures, etc.
PhD in Ocean Engineering, Texas A&M University, 2011
MS in Civil Engineering (Structures), University of Hawaii at Manoa, 2008
MSE in Naval Architecture and Ocean Engineering, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, 2004
BSE in Management Engineering, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, 2001
BSE in Naval Architecture, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, 2000