Dr. Shaohong Cheng

Dr. Shaohong Cheng Professor
519-253-3000 ext. 2629
Office: 3057 CEI


  • PhD (Civil Engineering), Carleton University, Canada, June, 2000
  • MEng (Structural Engineering), Tongji University, China, January, 1995
  • BEng (Structural Engineering), Tongji University, China, July, 1992

Research Interests

  • Dynamics of structures
  • Wind-induced response and wind-resistant design of structures
  • Fluid-structure interaction
  • Fundamentals in bluff body aerodynamics
  • Vibration and control & engineering application of advanced materials

Professional Affiliations

  • Member, American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), USA
  • Member, Professional Engineers of Ontario (PEO), Canada
  • Member, International Association for Bridge and Structural Engineering (IABSE)            

Selected Publications

  • Ahmad, J., Cheng, S., Ghrib, F. (2016), “Impact of cross-tie design on the in-plane stiffness and local mode formation of cable networks on cable-stayed bridges”, Journal of Sound and Vibration, 363,141-155.
  • Raeesi, A., Cheng, S., Ting D. (2016), “Application of a three-dimensional aeroelastic model to study the wind-induced response of bridge stay cables in unsteady wind conditions”, Journal of Sound and Vibration, 375, 217-236.
  • Wu Y., Cheng S., El Ragaby, A., Mehta, A., (2015), “Effectiveness of a novel technique in strengthening web-shear capacity of prestressed hollow core slabs using externally bonded FRP sheets”, Journal of Composites for Construction, ASCE, DOI: 10.1061/(ASCE)CC.1943-5614.0000718.
  • Raeesi, A., Cheng, S., Ting, D. (2014), “A two-degree-of-freedom aeroelastic model for the vibration of dry inclined cables in unsteady wind”, Journal of Wind Engineering and Industrial Aerodynamics, Vol.130, 108-124.
  • Ahmad, J., Cheng, S. (2013), “Effect of Cross-Link Stiffness on the In-plane free vibration behavior of a Two-Cable Network”, Engineering Structures, Vol. 52, 570-580.