Numerical and experimental modeling of repaired and retrofitted structures
Use of Fiber Reinforce Polymer (FRP) in structural members
Field testing and nondestructive evaluation of bridges
Behavior of reinforced and prestressed concrete structural elements
Finite element analysis
Ph.D., 2002, Civil Engineering, University of South Carolina
M.S., 1999, Civil Engineering, University of South Carolina
B.E., 1996, Civil Engineering, Tsinghua University
Selected Refereed Publications
Wan, Baolin. "Chapter 1 Using fibre-reinforced polymer (FRP) composites in bridge construction and monitoring their performance: an overview." Advanced Composites in Bridge Construction. Woodhead Publishing Limited. Sawston, Cambridge. United Kingdom. Kim, Y.J. www.woodheadpublishing.com/en/book.aspx?bookID=2772. 978 0 85709 694 4. 2014.
Mohammadi, T., Wan, B. and Dai, J.G., “Modeling of CFRP-Concrete Interface Subjected to Coupled Pull-out and Push-off Actions”, ACI Special Publication SP-275: Fiber-Reinforced Polymer Reinforcement for Concrete Structures, CD-ROM, SP-275-19, 18 pp, 2011.
Ouyang, Z. and Wan, B., “Nonlinear Deterioration Model for Bond Interfacial Fracture Energy of FRP-Concrete Joints in Moist Environments”, ASCE Journal of Composites for Construction, Vol. 13, No. 1, pp. 53-63, 2009.
Ouyang, Z. and Wan, B., “Modeling of Moisture Diffusion in FRP Strengthened Concrete Specimens”, ASCE Journal of Composites for Construction, Vol. 12, No. 4, pp. 425-434, 2008.
Wan, B., Sutton, M., Petrou, M.F., Harries, K.A. and Li, N., Investigation of Bond between FRP and Concrete Undergoing Global Mixed Mode I/II Loading, ASCE Journal of Engineering Mechanics, Vol. 130, December 2004, pp. 1467-1475, 2004.