Chen Huating

Name: Chen Huating

Gender: Female

Degrees: Ph.D.

Title: Associate professor

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Current Professional Societies

  1. Board Member, Committee on Bridge Steel Structures, Chinese Association of Steel Structures;

  2. Member, China Highway and Transportation Society.

Research Areas

  1. fatigue and fracture evaluation of bridge steel structures;

  2. analysis and design of steel bridges (steel-concrete composite bridges).


  1. Hui Zhou, Gang Shi, Yuanqing Wang, Huating Chen, Guido De Roeck. Fatigue Evaluation of a Composite Railway Bridge based on Fracture Mechanics through Global-Local Dynamic Analysis [J]. Journal of Constructional Steel Research, July 2016,122(7):1-13.

  2. Akhrawat Lenwari, Huating Chen. Finite Element Analysis of Distortion-Induced Web Gap Stresses in Multi-I Girder Steel Bridges [J]. Engineering Journal,2013,17(1): 95-109.

  3. Huating Chen, Gilbert Y. Grondin, Robert G. Driver. Characterization of Fatigue Properties of ASTM A709 High Performance Steel [J]. Journal of Constructional Steel Research, June 2007, 63(6), 838-848.

Personal statement

Dr. Huating Chen received her Ph.D. degree in Structural Engineering from University of Alberta(Canada) in 2005. After three years of practical experience in consulting firms as bridge engineer, she joined the Research Institute of Road and Bridge Engineering, Beijing University of Technology in 2008. Her research interests lie primarily in the field of analysis-design-evaluation-rehabilitation of steel bridge as well as steel-concrete composite bridge, concentrating on fatigue and fracture performance.