Yufei WU

Dr. Yufei Wu

Department of Civil and Architectural Engineering

City University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong (China)

Associate Professor



1999–2002 Ph.D., The University of Adelaide, Australia, Civil and Structural Engineering

1992–1994 M.Eng., National University of Singapore, Singapore, Civil Engineering

1983–1986 M.Sc., Zhejiang University, China, Civil Engineering

1979–1983 B.Sc., Zhejiang University, China, Civil Engineering

Publications (Selected)

  1. R. Xu, Y.F. Wu†. Analytical study of beams strengthened by adhesively bonded reinforcement with variable properties using state space method,Composites Science and Technology2009 September; 69(11-12):1912–1918.
  2. A.Y.T. Leung, X. Xu, Z. Zhou, Y.F. Wu. Analytic stress intensity factors for finite elastic disk using symplectic expansion.Engineering Fracture Mechanics2009 August; 76 (12) 1866–1882.
  3. Y.W. Zhou, Y.F. Wu†, J.G. Teng, and A.Y.T. Leung. Ductility analysis of compression-yielding FRP-reinforced composite beams.Cement and Concrete Composites2009 October; 31(9): 682–691.
  4. Y.W. Zhou, Y.F. Wu†, J.G. Teng, and A.Y.T. Leung. Parametric space for the optimal design of compression-yielding FRP-reinforced concrete beams,Materials and Structures2010 January; 43(1-2): 81-97.
  5. Y.F. Wu† and Y.Y. Wei. Effect of cross-sectional aspect ratio on the strength of CFRP-confined rectangular concrete columns.Engineering Structures2010 January, 32(1): 32-45.
  6. Y.F Wu† and Y.W. Zhou. Unified strength model based on Hoek-Brown failure criterion for circular and square concrete columns confined by FRP.Journal of Composites for ConstructionASCE 2010 March/April; 14(2): 175-184.
  7. D.S. Gu, G. Wu, Z.S. Wu, and Y.F. Wu. The confinement effectiveness of FRP in retrofitting circular concrete columns under simulated seismic load.Journal of Composites for ConstructionASCE 2010 October; 14(5): 531-540.
  8. Y.F Wu†, J.H. Yan, Y.W. Zhou, and Y. Xiao. The ultimate strength of reinforced concrete beams retrofitted with hybrid bonded FRP,ACI Structural JournalJuly/August 2010; 107(4):451-460.
  9. Y.F Wu†, J.F. Jiang, and K. Liu. Perforated SIFCON blocks – an extraordinarily ductile material ideal for use in compression yielding structural systems.Construction & Building Materials, 2010 December; 24(12): 2454-2465.
  10. Y.F Wu†, Y.W. Zhou, and X.Q. He. Performance-based optimal design of compression-yielding FRP-reinforced concrete beams.Composite Structures, 2010; 93(1): 113-123.
  11. Y.W. Zhou, Y.F Wu†, Y.C. Yun. Analytical modeling of the bond-slip relationship at FRP-concrete interfaces for adhesively-bonded joints.Composites Part B: Engineering, 2010; 41(6): 423-433.
  12. Y.F Wu† and Y.W. Zhou. Controlling the damage of concrete columns through compression yielding,Structural Control and Health Monitoring, 2011; 18(8): 890-907.
  13. Y.C. Yun, Y.F Wu†. Durability of CFRP-concrete joints under freeze-thaw cycling.Cold Regions Science and TechnologyMarch2011, 65(3): 401-412.
  14. Z.M. Wu, C.H. Hu, Y.F. Wu, J.J. Zheng. Application of improved hybrid bonded FRP technique to FRP debonding prevention.Construction and Building MaterialsJune 2011; 25(6): 2898-2905.
  15. X.D. Shen, W.Q. Chen, Y.F. Wu, R.Q. Xu. Dynamic analysis of partial-interaction composite beams.Composites Science and TechnologyJuly 2011; 71(10): 1286-1294.
  16. Z.M. Wu, C.H. Hu, Y.F. Wu, J.J. Zheng. Improved hybrid bonding technique for attaching FRP to reinforced concrete beams.Magazine of Concrete Research2011, 63(11): 861–869.
  17. Y.Y. Wei, and Y.F. Wu†. Unified stress-strain model of concrete for FRP-confined columns.Construction and Building Materials2012; 26(1):381-39.
  18. D.S. Gu,Y.F. Wu†, G. Wu, and Z.S. Wu. Plastic hinge analysis of FRP confined circular concrete columns.Construction and Building Materials2012; 27(1): 223-233.
  19. Y.W. Zhou, Y.F. Wu†. General model for constitutive relationships of concrete and its composite structures.Composite Structures2012; 94(2):580-592.
  20. J.F. Jiang, Y.F. Wu†. Identification of material parameters for Drucker-Prager plasticity model for FRP confined circular concrete columns.International Journal of Solids and Structures, Feb 2012; 49(3-4): 445-456.
  21. X.M. Zhao, Y.F. Wu†, A.Y.T. Leung. Analyses of plastic hinge regions in reinforced concrete beams under monotonic loading.Engineering Structures2012; 34(1): 466-482.
  22. J.J. Zheng, X.Z. Zhou, Y.F. Wu, X.Y. Jin. A numerical method for the chloride diffusivity in concrete with aggregate shape effect.Construction and Building Materials2012; 31 (2012) 151–156.
  23. K. Liu, Y.F. Wu†. Analytical identification of bond-slip relationship of EB-FRP joints. Composites Part B 2012; 43(4): 1955-1963.
  24. Y. F. Wu†, X. S. Xu, J. B. Sun, C. Jiang. Analytical solution for the bond strength of externally bonded reinforcement.Composite Structures2012; 94(11): 3232-3239.
  25. Y. F. Wu†, J.F. Jiang. Effective Strain of FRP for Confined Circular Concrete Columns, Composite Structures, DOI: 10.1016/j.compstruct.2012.08.021.

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