Fei XU, Ph.D., Professor
School of Civil Engineering, Chongqing University
Address: School of Civil Engineering, Chongqing University, Chongqing, 400044, China
Ph.D. Structural Engineering Zhejiang University 2016
B.Sc. Civil Engineering Zhejiang University 2010
Professor, Chongqing University, China, June 2021-Present
JSPS Research Fellow, Hokkaido University, Japan, Nov. 2019-May 2021 (Host: Prof Okazaki Taichiro)
Research Fellow, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong, Apr. 2019-Nov. 2019 (Advisor: Prof Jin-Guang Teng)
Postdoctoral Fellow, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong, Jun. 2016-Mar. 2019 (Advisor: A/Prof Tak-Ming Chan and Prof Ben Young)
10 selected journal publications
 Fei Xu, Sha-Sha Song, Zhichao Lai, Ju Chen (2021). Mechanism of load introduction and transfer within steel-encased CFST members with shear connections. Engineering Structures, 242: 112576.
 Fei Xu, Tak-Ming Chan, Therese Sheehan, Leroy Gardner (2020). Prediction of ductile fracture for circular hollow section bracing members under extremely low cycle fatigue. Engineering Structures, 214:110579
 Fei Xu, Ju Chen, Yong Guo, Yin Ye (2019). Innovative design of the world’s tallest electrical transmission towers. In Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers-Civil Engineering, 172(5): 9-16.
 Fei Xu, Jun Wang, Ju Chen, Yu-hang Wang (2019). Load-Transfer Mechanism in Angle-Encased CFST Members under Axial Tension. Engineering Structures, 178: 162-178.
 Fei Xu, Ju Chen, Ke Shu, Mei-ni Su (2018). Cyclic Behaviour of Double-tube Buckling-Restrained Braces for Boiler Steel Plant Structures. Journal of Constructional Steel Research, 150: 556-569.
 Fei Xu, Ju Chen, Tak-Ming Chan (2017). Mechanical Behaviour of Concrete-Filled CHS Connections Subjected to In-Plane Bending. Engineering Structures, 148: 101-112.
 Fei Xu, Ju Chen, Tak-Ming Chan (2017). Numerical Investigation on Compressive Performance of CFST Columns with Encased Built-up Lattice-Angles. Journal of Constructional Steel Research, 137: 242-253.
 Fei Xu, Ju Chen, Wei-Liang Jin (2016). Punching Shear Failure of Concrete-Filled Steel Tubular CHS Connections. Journal of Constructional Steel Research, 124: 113-121.
 Fei Xu, Ju Chen, Wei-Liang Jin (2016). Experimental Investigation of Concrete-Filled Steel Tubular Longitudinal Gusset Plate Connections. Journal of Constructional Steel Research, 124: 163-172.
 Fei Xu, Ju Chen, Wei-Liang Jin (2015). Experimental Investigation and Design of Concrete-Filled Steel Tubular CHS Connections. Journal of Structural Engineering - ASCE, 141(2): 04014106.
Coopers Hill War Memorial Prize, Institution of Civil Engineers (ICE), UK
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS) Fellowship,JSPS
Young Researcher Award on Engineering Research for Steel Construction, ICSC-2018
Young Outstanding Paper Award, CSCS-ASCCS
National Scholarship for Graduate Students, Ministry of Education of the PRC
National Scholarship for Undergraduate Students, Ministry of Education of the PRC