Dr Jian Dai is currently an Associate Professor of structural engineering at the Department of Civil Engineering and Energy Technology. His research work mainly lies in computational structural dynamics, with applications to railway systems and very large floating structures.
2020 - date: Associate Professor, Oslo Metropolitan University
2019 - 2021: Postdoctoral Fellow, Norwegian University of Science and Technology
2015 - 2019: Research Fellow, National University of Singapore
2013 - 2015: Executive Engineer, KTP Consultants, Singapore
PhD, National University of Singapore, Singapore, 2015
BEng, Tongji University, China, 2009
Very large floating structures, train-track dynamics, sloshing inside road/rail tankers, numerical methods
Member, Institution of Engineering and Technology, UK
Member, Institution of Engineers, Singapore
To enable a rapid global movement toward the built environmentʼs carbon footprint reduction, this project will initiate an international alliance to coordinate and perform research, educational, and outreach activities to realize net-zero built structures.
Dai, Jian; Lim, Joshua Guan Yi; Ang, Kok Keng (2023). Dynamic Response Analysis of High-Speed Maglev-Guideway System. Journal of Vibration Engineering & Technologies.
Jiang, Zhiyu; Dai, Jian; Saettone, Simone; Tørå, Glenn; He, Zhao; Bashir, Musa; Souto-Iglesias, Antonio
Design and model test of a soft-connected lattice-structured floating solar photovoltaic concept for harsh offshore conditions.
Ahmed, Khondaker S.; Chuan, Max T. W.; Dai, Jian; Kok Keng, Ang (2022). Dynamic Responses of Padma Multipurpose Bridge Truss due to Moving Train Load. MIST International Journal of Science and Technology. Vol. 10.
Dai, Jian; Joshua Guan Yi, Lim; Kok Keng, Ang (2022). Moving Element Analysis of Maglev Train Over Multi-span Elevated Bridge. Dimitrovová, Zuzana; Biswas, Paritosh; Gonçalves, Rodrigo; Silva, Tiago (Ed.). Recent Trends in Wave Mechanics and Vibrations. RML: Recent Advances in Railway Mechanics and Moving Load Problems. p. 607-614. Springer.
Dai, Jian; Abrahamsen, Bjørn Christian; Hansen Viuff, Thomas; Leira, Bernt Johan
Effect of wave-current interaction on a long fjord-crossing floating pontoon bridge.
Dai, Jian; Hellan, Øyvind; Watn, Arnstein; Kok Keng, Ang
Modular Multi-purpose Floating Structures for Space Creation.
Piątek, Ł; Lim, SH; Wang, CM; de Graaf-van Dinther, R (Ed.).
WCFS2020 Proceedings of the Second World Conference on Floating Solutions, Rotterdam. Chapter 2: Research. p. 257-271.
Stefanakos, Christos; Dai, Jian; Leira, Bernt Johan
Investigation of inhomogeneous wave conditions in Sulafjorden.
ISOPE, . (Ed.).
Proceedings of the Thirty-first (2021) International Ocean and Polar Engineering Conference, Rhodes, Greece, June 20 – 25, 2021. KAPITTEL.
International Society of Offshore & Polar Engineers.
Wan, Ling; Dai, Jian; Jiang, Dongqi; Ang, Kok Keng (2021). Parametric study and dynamic response analysis of three single curved discrete pontoon floating bridges. Ships and Offshore Structures . Vol. 17.
Dai, Jian; Stefanakos, Christos; Leira, Bernt Johan; Alsos, Hagbart Skage
Effect of modelling inhomogeneous wave conditions on structural responses of a very long floating bridge.
Journal of Marine Science and Engineering
Stefanakos, Christos; Dai, Jian; Leira, Bernt Johan (2021). Investigation of inhomogeneous wave conditions in Sulafjorden. The 31st international Ocean and Polar Engineering Conference. ISOPE.
Dai, Jian; Abrahamsen, Bjørn Christian; Leira, Bernt Johan (2020). Effect of wave-current interaction on structural responses of a very long and side-anchored floating bridge. 39th International Conference on Ocean, Offshore and Arctic Engineering.