Assistant Professor of Civil Engineering
Areas of Interest:
Structural Dynamics and Earthquake Engineering
Performance of Low and Mid-rise Wood Structures subject to Natural Hazards
Nonlinear Numerical Models for Structures
B.S., Civil Engineering, 1999, Michigan Tech
M.S., Civil Engineering, 2001, Michigan Tech
Ph.D., Civil Engineering, 2005, Michigan Tech
Classes typically taught:
CE 4020 Reinforced Concrete Design
Professional Society Membership:
American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE)
Structural Engineering Institute (SEI)
Fundamentals of Engineering (FE/EIT), Michigan, 2000.
Pang, W.C., and Rosowsky, D.V. (2008), "Performance-based Seismic Design of six-story Woodframe Structure," Structural Engineering International, SEI(18), 179-185.
Ellingwood, B.R., Rosowsky, D.V., and Pang, W.C. (2008), "Performance of Light-frame Wood Residential Construction subjected to Earthquake in Regions of Moderate Seismicity," ASCE Journal of Structural Engineering, 134(8), 1353-1363.
Pang, W.C., Pei, S., Liu, H., van de Lindt, J.W., and Rosowsky, D.V. (2008). "Tiered Approach to Performance-based Seismic Design of Wood Frame Buildings," Structures Congress 2008, Vancouver BC, Canada, April 2008 (on CD-ROM).
Pang, W.C., Rosowsky, D.V., Pei, S., and van de Lindt, J.W. (2007), "Evolutionary Parameter Hysteretic Model for Wood Shearwalls," ASCE Journal of Structural Engineering, 133(8): 1118-1129.
Pang, W.C., and Rosowsky, D.V. (2007), Direct Displacement Procedure for Performance-based Seismic Design of Multistory Woodframe Structures, NEESWood Report NW-02, Texas A & M University, College Station, TX. Read report online.
Pang, W.C., and Rosowsky, D.V. (2007). "Direct Displacement Procedure for Performance-based Seismic Design of Multistory Woodframe Structures," 9th Canadian Conference on Earthquake Engineering, Ottawa ON, Canada, June 2007 (on CD-ROM).
Pang, W.C., Sandberg, L.B., Laks, P., and Forsman, J. W. (2006), "Corrugated Strandboard Structural Panels," Forest Products Journal, 57(3): 48-53.
Pang, W.C., Pei, S.L., van de Lindt, J.W., and Rosowsky, D.V. (2006), "Formulation of Evolutionary Parameter Hysteretic Models for Woodframe Shearwalls," 9th World Conference on Timber Engineering, Portland, OR, August 2006 (on CD-ROM).
Bulleit, W. M., Pang, W.C., and Rosowsky, D. V. (2005), "Modeling Wood Walls Under Combined Axial and Transverse Loads," ASCE Journal of Structural Engineering, 131(5): 781-793.