Zhiliang Cheng 程志良

PhD Student

1         Experience

  • PhD Student, University of Macau, Macau, China, Aug. 2017 – present
  • Research Assistant, University of Macau, Macau, China, Sep. 2016 -Jul. 2017

2         Education

  • PhD in Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Macau, China, Aug. 2017 – present
  • S. in Architectural and Civil Engineering, China University of Petroleum, Qingdao, China, Sep. 2013 – Jul. 2016
  • E. in Civil Engineering, China University of Petroleum, Qingdao, China, Sep. 2009 – Jul. 2013

3         Award

  • Best Student Presentation Award, Hong Kong Society of Theoretical and Applied Mechanics, 2019
  • Learning Excellence Scholarship, Second Prize, China University of Petroleum, 2014
  • Innovation of Science and Technology Scholarship, China University of Petroleum, 2011
  • Learning Excellence Scholarship, Second Prize, China University of Petroleum, 2010
  • Honorary Title of Outstanding student, China University of Petroleum, 2010

4         Research

4.1        Research Interests

  • Internet of Things for Smart Monitoring of Geotechnical Engineering
  • Model development and selection, model optimization and evaluation for safety and risk assessment of geotechnical green infrastructures
  • Urban disaster prevention involving in geotechnical engineering and soil-vegetation-atmosphere interaction

5         Publication

5.1        Journal paper

  1. H. Zhou, Z.L. Cheng*, Ankit. Garg, Akhil. Garg, S. Gamse and Z.Y. Yin, “Model Development and Assessment for Prediction of Field-monitored Soil Suction using Genetic Programming,” to appear in Acta Geotechnica. Under review. (SCI)
  2. H. Zhou* and Z.L. Cheng, “A Thin-walled Hollow Tube with Embedded FBG Sensors for 3D Deflection Measurement,” to appear in Geotechnical Engineering Journal of the SEAGS & AGSSEA, vol. 49, no. 4, ISSN 0046-5828, 2018. (ESCI)
  3. M. Zhang, Z.L. Cheng*, and W.H. Zhou, “Effect of Silt Content on Dynamic Characteristics of Saturated Fine-grained Soils,” to appear in Geotechnical Engineering Journal of the SEAGS & AGSSEA, vol. 49, no. 4, ISSN 0046-5828, 2018. (ESCI)

5.2        Conference paper

  1. L. Cheng and W.H. Zhou*, “Model Development and Evaluation for Predicting Field-monitored Soil Suction Using Genetic Programming,” The 16th Asian Regional Conference on Soil Mechanics and Foundation Engineering, Taipei, Taiwan, 2019.
  2. L. Cheng and W.H. Zhou*, “A Simplified Model for Estimation of Field-Monitored Soil Suction using Genetic Programming,” The 23rd Annual Conference of HKSTAM 2019 & The 15th Jiangsu – Hong Kong Forum on Mechanics and Its Application, Hong Kong, 2019.
  3. L. Cheng and W.H. Zhou*, “Deflection Measurement of Thin-walled Hollow Tube with Embedded FBG Sensors,” The 21st Annual Conference of HKSTAM 2017 & The 13th Jiangsu – Hong Kong Forum on Mechanics and Its Application, Hong Kong, 2017.

6         Contact Details

Faculty of Science and Technology

University of Macau, E11

Avenida da Universidade, Taipa,

Macau, China

Room: E11-1047

Telephone: (853) 6599-8271

Email: yb77414@um.edu.mo