Dr Chiew Sing-Ping

SIT Faculty

Dr Chiew Sing-Ping

Professor

PhD (Structural Engineering), National University of Singapore

Cluster:  Engineering

SingPing.Chiew@SingaporeTech.edu.sg

+65 6592 5140

 

Academic Qualifications

 

PhD (Structural Engineering)
National University of Singapore

MSc (Structural Engineering)
University of Wales, Cardiff, UK

BSc (Civil & Structural Engineering)
University of Wales, Cardiff, UK

 

Academic Appointments

Singapore Institute of Technology

Programme Director, from 2017

  • SIT-UOG BEng (Hons) Civil Engineering

Programme Director, from 2017

  • MEngTech Civil Engineering

Professor, from 2015

 

Achievements

Certificate of Merit and Distinguished Award for contribution to Singapore’s national standardization programmes by the Standards Council of Singapore
(1995 & 1997)

Honorary Professorship, Yantai University, PR China
(2005)

The IES Bronze Medal by the Institution of Engineers Singapore
(2008)

Honorary Fellowship by Singapore Structural Steel Society
(2009)

 

Professional Membership and Industrial Activities

Professional and Industrial Activities

  • Member, LTA Panel of Expert Advisors
    (2005 - Present)
  • Past President, Singapore Structural Steel Society
    (1999 - Present)
  • Member, BCA Academy Advisory Panel
    (2011 – 2016)
  • Board Member, Professional Engineers Board
    (2012 - 2017)
  • Member, Inquiry Panel, Law Society of Singapore
    (2012 – 2016)

 

Current Research, Funded Research and Publications

Research Interests

Fatigue and fracture of steel structures, high strength steel materials, steel and steel-concrete composite construction. Have completed many external-funded research and industrial projects as principal investigators (PI) and is currently PI of some on-going research projects with a total research grant of SGD$3.6M.

 

Selected Publications

Have published more than 200 technical papers; selected publications are given below.

 

Text Book

  1. Wald, F., Tan, K.H. and Chiew, S.P., 2011. Design of Steel Structures with Worked Examples to EN 1993-1-1 and EN 1993-1-8, Research Publishing, Singapore, 175 pp.
  2. Lam, D., Ang, T.C. and Chiew, S.P., 2014. Structural Steelwork Design to Limit State Theory. 4th Edition, CRC Press, Taylor and Francis Group, Oxford, UK, 384 pp.
  3. Chiew, S.P. and Cai Y.Q., 2013. Design of Composite Steel and Concrete Structures with Worked Examples to Eurocode 4, Research Publishing, Singapore, 218 pp.

 

Design Guide

  1. Chiew, S.P., 2012. BC1 (2012) - Design Guide on Use of Alternative Steel to BS 5950 and Eurocode 3. Building and Construction Authority, Singapore, 76 pp.
  2. Chung, K.F., Chiew, S.P. and Lee, H.Y., 2014 - Professional Guide on Selection of Equivalent Steel Materials to European Steel Materials Specifications, HKCMSA-P001, Hong Kong & Macau, 139 pp.

 

International Conference Proceedings

  1. Celikag, M. and Chiew, S.P., 2011 (Editors). Proc. of the 10th Int. Conference on Steel, Space and Composite Structures, Eastern Mediterranean University, Famagusta, North Cyprus, (18-20 May).
  2. Wald, F. and Chiew, S.P., 2014 (Editors). Proc. of the 12th Int. Conference on Steel, Space and Composite Structures, Czech Technical University in Prague, Czech Republic, (28-30 May).

 

Journal Papers (selected from 2010 onwards)

  1. Lee, C.K., Chiew, S.P., Lie, S.T. and Nguyen, T.B.N., 2010. Adaptive Mesh Generation Procedures for Thin-Walled Tubular Structures. International Journal of Finite Elements in Analysis and Design, Vol. 46, No. 1-2, January-February, pp. 114-131.
  2. Shao, Y.B., Lie, S.T. and Chiew, S.P., 2010. Static Strength of Tubular T-Joints with Reinforced Chord under Axial Compression. International Journal of Advances in Structural Engineering, Vol. 13, No. 2, April, pp. 369-377.
  3. Chiew, S.P. and Beh, C.T., 2010. Use of Alternative Steel in Building Steelwork Design to BS5950. International Journal of Advances in Structural Engineering, Vol. 13, No. 3, June, pp. 431-439.
  4. Packer, J.A., Chiew, S.P., Martinez-Saucedo, G. and Tremblay, R., 2010. Effect of Material Properties on Hollow Section Performance. Proc. of the ICE - Structures and Buildings, Vol. 163, Issue No. 6, December, pp. 375-389.
  5. Shao, Y.B., Li, T., Lie, S.T. and Chiew, S.P., 2011. Hysteresis Behaviour of Square Tubular T-Joints with Chord Reinforcement under Axial Cyclic Loading. International Journal of Constructional Steel Research, Vol. 67, No. 1, January, pp. 140-149.
  6. Lee, C.K., Chiew, S.P., Lie, S.T. and Sopha, T., 2011. Comparison of Fatigue Performance of Gapped and Partially Overlapped CHS K-Joints. Engineering Structures, Vol. 33, No. 1, January, pp. 44-52.
  7. Lee, C.K., Chiew, S.P., Lie, S.T. and Sopha, T., 2011. Stress Concentration Factor Prediction by the Multi-Dimensional Lagrangian Interpolation Method. International Journal of Engineering Fracture Mechanics, Vol. 78, No. 6, April, pp. 1008-1028.
  8. Chiew, S.P., Yu, Y. and Lee, C.K., 2011. Bond Failure of Steel Beams strengthened with Fiber Reinforced Polymer Laminates. Part I – Model Development. Int’l Journal of Composites, Part B: Engineering, Vol. 42, No. 5, July, pp. 1114-1121.
  9. Yu, Y., Chiew, S.P. and Lee, C.K., 2011. Bond Failure of Steel Beams strengthened with Fiber Reinforced Polymer Laminates. Part II – Verification. Int’l Journal of Composites, Part B: Engineering, Vol. 42, No. 5, July, pp. 1122-1134.
  10. Shao, Y.B., Lie, S.T., Chiew, S.P. and Cai, Y.Q., 2011. Hysteretic Performance of Circular Hollow Section Tubular Joints with Collar-Plate Reinforcement. International Journal of Constructional Steel Research, Vol. 67, No.12, December, pp.1936-1947.
  11. Borges, L., Chiew, S.P., Nussbaumer, A. and Lee, C.K., 2012. Advanced Numerical Modelling of Cracked Tubular K-Joints: BEM and FEM Comparison. Journal of Bridge Engineering, ASCE, Vol. 17, No. 3, May-Jun, pp.432-442.
  12. Lee, C.K., Chiew, S.P. and Jiang, J., 2012. Residual Stress Study of Welded High Strength Steel Thin-Walled Plate-to-Plate Joints. Part 1 – Experimental Study. Thin-Walled Structures, Vol. 56, July, pp.103-112.
  13. Lee, C.K., Chiew, S.P. and Jiang, J., 2012. Residual Stress Study of Welded High Strength Steel Thin-Walled Plate-to-Plate Joints. Part 2 – Numerical Modelling. Thin-Walled Structures, Vol. 59, October, pp.120-131.
  14. Chiew, S.P., Zhang, J.C., Shao, Y.B. and Qiu, Z.H., 2012. Experimental and Numerical Analysis of Complex Welded Tubular DKYY-Joints. International Journal of Advances in Structural Engineering, Vol. 15, No. 9, September, pp. 1585-1594.
  15. Lee, C.K., Chiew, S.P. and Jiang, J., 2013. 3D Residual Stress Modelling of Welded High Strength Steel Plate-to-Plate Joints. Journal of Constructional Steel Research, Vol. 84, No., pp. 94-104.
  16. Lee, C.K. and Chiew, S.P., 2013. An Efficient Modified Flange-Only Method for Plate Girder Bending Resistance Calculation. Journal of Constructional Steel Research, Vol. 89, No., October, pp. 98-106.
  17. Lee, C.K., Chiew, S.P. and Jiang, J., 2014. Residual Stress of High Strength Steel Box T-Joints, Part I – Experimental Study. Journal of Constructional Steel Research, Vol. 93, No.1, pp. 20-31.
  18. Chiew, S.P., Lee, C.K. and Zhao, M.S., 2014. Mechanical Properties of Heat-treated High Strength Steel under Fire and Post Fire Conditions. Journal of Constructional Steel Research, Vol. 98, pp. 12-19.
  19. Lee, C.K., Chiew, S.P. and Jiang, J., 2014. Residual Stress of High Strength Steel Box T-Joints, Part II – Numerical Study. Journal of Constructional Steel Research, Vol. 98, pp. 73-87.
  20. Jiang, J., Lee, C.K. and Chiew, S.P., 2015. Residual Stress and Stress Concentration Effect of High Strength Steel Built-Up Box T-Joints. Journal of Constructional Steel Research, Vol. 105, pp. 164-173.
  21. Chiew, S.P., Zhao, M.S and Lee, C.K., 2015. Fatigue Performance of High Strength Steel Built-Up Box T-Joints. Journal of Constructional Steel Research, Vol. 106, pp. 296-310.