Sin Chi KUOK, Hebe  郭善知
Lecturer (UM Macao Fellow)

Academic Qualifications | Relevant Working Experience | Research | Selected Publications | Services | Contact Details

Academic Qualifications
Relevant Working Experience

01/2018 – Lecturer (UM Macao Fellow), FST, University of Macau, Macau, China
08/2016 – 12/2017   Post-doctoral Researcher, Dynamics and Monitoring Laboratory, University of Macau, Macau, China
08/2015 – 07/2016   Visiting Scientist, Cornell University, USA
07/2005 – 07/2015 Research Assistant, Dynamics and Monitoring Laboratory, University of Macau, Macau, China
06/2006 – 08/2006   Structural Engineering Intern (IAESTE Internship Program), ATTI-KAT S.A. Constructing and Engineering Company, Greece
07/2004 – 08/2004   Civil Engineering Intern, Engineering Department of Hospital Conde de S. Januârio, Macau

Research

Research Interests


Selected Publications

Journal Papers

  1. Mu, H. Q., Kuok, S. C. and Yuen K. V. (2017). Stable robust extended Kalman filter (SREKF). Journal of Aerospace Engineering-ASCE, B4016010, 1-10.
  2. Kuok, S. C. and Yuen, K. V. (2016). Investigation of modal identification and modal identifiability of a cable-stayed bridge with Bayesian framework. Smart Structures and Systems, 17(3), 445-470.
  3. Mu, H. Q., Yuen K. V. and Kuok, S. C (2016). Relevance feature selection of modal frequency-ambient condition pattern recognition in structural health assessment for reinforced concrete buildings. Advances in Mechanical Engineering, 8(7), 1-12.
  4. Yuen, K. V. and Kuok, S. C. (2016). Online updating and uncertainty quantification using nonstationary output-only measurement. Mechanical Systems and Signal Processing, 66-67, 62-77.
  5. Yuen, K. V. and Kuok, S. C. (2015) Efficient Bayesian sensor placement algorithm for structural identification: a general approach for multi-type sensory systems. Earthquake Engineering & Structural Dynamics, 44(5), 747-774. [Publication featured as the Second Most Cited Article published in the journal during 2015-2016.]
  6. Kuok, S. C., Ng, I. T. and Yuen, K. V. (2015) Study of the attenuation relationship for the Wenchuan Ms 8.0 earthquake. Earthquake Engineering and Engineering Vibration-Springer, 14(1), 1-11.
  7. Yuen, K. V., Liang, P. F. and Kuok, S. C. (2013). Online estimation of noise parameters for Kalman filter. Structural Engineering and Mechanics, 47(3), 361-381.
  8. Kuok, S. C. and Yuen, K. V. (2013). Structural health monitoring of a reinforced concrete building during the severe typhoon Vicente in 2012. Scientific World Journal, Article ID 509350.
  9. Kuok, S. C. and Yuen, K. V. (2012). Structural health monitoring of Canton Tower using Bayesian framework. Smart Structures and Systems, 10(4-5), 375-391.
  10. Yuen, K. V. and Kuok, S. C. (2011). Bayesian methods for updating dynamic models. Applied Mechanics Reviews-ASME, 64(1), 010802, 1-18.
  11. Yuen, K. V. and Kuok, S. C. (2010). Modeling of environmental influence in structural health assessment for reinforced concrete buildings. Earthquake Engineering and Engineering Vibration-Springer, 9(2), 295-306.
  12. Yuen, K. V. and Kuok, S. C. (2010). Ambient interference in long-term monitoring of buildings. Engineering Structures, 32(8), 2379-2386.

Encyclopedia/Book Chapters

  1. Kuok, S. C. and Yuen, K. V. (2015). Wind Characteristics of Severe Typhoon and Wind-Induced Structural Behavior of Reinforced Concrete Building in Bayesian Perspective. Typhoons: Risk Prediction, Crisis Management and Economic and Environmental Impacts. Nova Science Publishers, New York, ISBN: 978-1-63463-309-3, pp. 99-118.
  2. Yuen, K. V. and Kuok, S. C. (2013). System Identification and Control in Structural Engineering. Encyclopedia of Life Support Systems (EOLSS). United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), Chapter 6.37.31. Eds. UNESCO-EOLSS Joint Committee, in Encyclopedia of Life Support Systems(EOLSS), Developed under the auspices of the UNESCO, EOLSS Publishers, Paris, France (available online in: http://www.eolss.net)
  3. Yuen, K. V. and Kuok, S. C. (2010). Monitoring a 22-Story Building under Severe Typhoons with Bayesian Spectral Density Approach. Engineering Physics and Mechanics: Analysis, Prediction and Applications. Nova Science Publishers, New York, ISBN: 978-1-60876-227-9,pp. 509-533.

Services

Journal Reviewer

Community Services


Contact Details

Faculty of Science and Technology
University of Macau, E11
Avenida da Universidade, Taipa,
Macau, China

Room: E11-3009
Telephone: 8822-8019
Fax: (853) 8822-2426
Email: sckuok