Shinae Jang

Shine JangShinae Jang
Assistant Professor in Residence

Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering
261 Glenbrook Road, Unit 3037
Storrs, CT 06269-3037
Office: Engineering II 309
Phone: (860) 486-0540
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  • Ph.D. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2010


Research Focus

  • Structural Dynamics and Experimental Dynamics
  • Structural Health Monitoring Algorithms
  • Long-term Bridge Health Monitoring
  • Wireless Smart Sensor Technology
  • Finite Element Modeling and Model Updating
  • Railway Monitoring
  • Piezoelectric Energy Harvesting
  • Cyber-Physical Systems
  • RFID-based Crack Monitoring



  • The 2014 JM Ko Medal of Advances in Structural Engineering (2014)
  • ASCE, Excellence in Civil Engineering Education (ExCEEd) fellowship (2012)


Current Publications

Jin, C., Jang, S., Sun, X. (2016) “An integrated real-time structural damage detection method based on extended Kalman filter and dynamic statistical process control,” Advances in Structural engineering, doi: 10.1177/1369433216658484, (published online).

Eskew, E., Jang, S. (2016) “Remaining stiffness estimation of buildings using incomplete measurements”, Structural Control and Health Monitoring. (published online).

Jin, C., Jang, S., Sun, X., Li, J., Christenson, R. (2016) “Damage detection of a full-scale highway bridge under severe temperature changes using state-space-aided machine learning”, Journal of Civil Structural Health Monitoring, 6: 545-560.

Jang, S., Dahal, S.* (2015) “Full-scale application of Stochastic DLV method for highway bridge health monitoring”, Advances in Structural Engineering. (accepted)

Quinones, M.M.**, Montejo, L., Jang, S. (2015). “Experimental and numerical evaluation of wavelet based damage detection methodologies.” Int. J. Adv. Struct. Eng. 7 (1), 69-80.

Eskew, E.*, Jang, S. (2014). “Damage Assessment of a Building subjected to a Terrorist Attack.” Advances in Structural Engineering 17(11)1963-1704.