Deuckhang (DK) Lee

Department
School of Engineering, Civil and Environmental Engineering
Title
Assistant Professor
Office
3516
Email
deuckhang.lee@nu.edu.kz
Phone
4614
Website
https://sites.google.com/view/dklee

Dr. Deuck Hang Lee, is an Assistant Professor in Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering (CEE) at Nazarbayev University in August 2017. He comes from, Seoul, South Korea and Dr. Lee was a Research Professor at University of Seoul and Research Scholar in Department of CEE at University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (UIUC) after obtaining his Ph.D. Degree from University of Seoul in 2015.

Dr. Lee is a young professional in Structural Engineering & Concrete Mechanics, and registered construction engineer in South Korea. His research interests include shear, torsional, and flexural behaviors of reinforced, prestressed, and fiber-reinforced concrete members, seismic performance evaluation and fire resisting design of concrete structures, and application of precast concrete in practical industry. For more information, please visit following website:

https://sites.google.com/view/dklee/

1. Educations

Ph.D., Structure, Architectural Engineering, Mar. 2011 ~ Feb. 2015

  • University of Seoul, Republic of Korea
  • Dissertation: Unified Theory for Shear Capacity of Concrete Members: Dual Potential Capacity Model, Feb. 2015.

M.S., Structure, Architectural Engineering, Sep. 2008 ~ Aug. 2010

  • University of Seoul, Republic of Korea
  • Thesis: Unified Theory on Flexural Behavior of Post-Tensioned Members with Unbonded Tendons, Jun. 2010.

B.S., Architectural Engineering, Mar. 2003 ~ Aug. 2008

  • Early Graduation with Honor
  • University of Seoul, Republic of Korea
  • Graduation Report: Ultimate Strengths and Moment-Curvature Response of Prestressed Member with Unbonded Tendon, Jun. 2008 (In Korean).

2. Employments

Assistant Professor, Aug. 2017 ~ Present

  • Department of Architectural Engineering, University of Seoul

Research Professor, Sep. 2016 ~ Present

  • Department of Architectural Engineering, University of Seoul

Research Scholar, Sep. 2015 ~ Aug. 2016

  • Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering (CEE)
  • University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (UIUC)

Post-Doctoral Research Fellow, Feb. 2015 ~ Aug. 2015

  • Department of Architectural Engineering, University of Seoul

Researcher, Construction Research Center, Sep. 2010 ~ Feb. 2011

  • Institute of Urban Science at University of Seoul

Research Associate, University of Seoul, Sep. 2007 ~ Feb. 2015

Lecturer, University of Seoul, Korea, Sep. 2016 ~ Jun. 2017

 

3. Honors

Research Excellence Award for Early Career, 2018 Fall KCI Convention, Nov. 2017

Best Presentation Award, 2017 ICAEI, Oct. 2017

Best Paper Award, World Congress on Civil, Environmental & Materials Research and Structures (ACEM16/Structures16) Sep. 2016

Nominated on the Albert Nelson Marquis Lifetime Achievement Award ® 2018, Aug. 2018

Nominated on the Marquis Who’s Who in the World® 2016, Nov. 2015

Best Research Award, Award No. 2015-43 from President of University of Seoul, Feb. 2015

Best Research Award, Award No. 2014-248 from President of University of Seoul, Aug. 2014

Best Presentation Award, Korea Institute for Structural Maintenance Inspection (KSMI), Oct. 2013

Best International Journal Paper Award, Korea Concrete Institute (KCI), Nov. 2012

Best Journal Paper Award, Korea Institute for Structural Maintenance Inspection (KSMI), Nov. 2012

Best Presentation Award, Korea institute for Structural Maintenance Inspection (KSMI), May 2012

Most Merit Award, BK21 research team, University of Seoul, Dec. 2009

Best Research Prize, BK21 research team, University of Seoul, Dec. 2008

Best Research Prize from Head of College of Urban Science, University of Seoul, Jun. 2008

Member, American Concrete Institute (ACI)

Member, Precast/Prestressed Concrete Institute (PCI)

Member, Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat (CTBUH)

Member, Korea Concrete Institute (KCI)

Member, Architectural Institute of Korea (AIK)

Member, Korea Institute for Structural Maintenance Inspection (KSMI)

Member, Korea Society of Steel Construction (KSSC)

Member, Earthquake Engineering Society of Korea (EESK)

Member, Korean Society of Civil Engineers (KSCE)

Member, Computational Structural Engineering Institute of Korea (COSEIK)