Position： ProfessorAddress： Department of Civil Engineering (Heshanheng Building)Tsinghua University, BeijingTel： 62795364 E-mail: email@example.com
Sep., 2000-Jan., 2005, Department of Civil Engineering, Tsinghua University, Ph.D.Sep., 1996-Jul., 2000, Department of Civil Engineering, Tsinghua University, Bachelor
Dec., 2012－Now, Professor, Department of Civil Engineering, Tsinghua University Jul., 2011－Sep., 2011, Visiting Associate Professor, Research Center for Urban Safety and Security, Kobe University Oct, 2010－Now, Head, Institute of Disaster Prevention and Mitigation, Department of Civil Engineering, Tsinghua University Oct., 2008－Sep., 2009, Visiting Scholar, John A. Blume Earthquake Engineering Center, Stanford UniversityDec., 2007－Dec., 2012, Associate Professor, Department of Civil Engineering, Tsinghua University Mar., 2005－Dec., 2007, Assistant Professor, Department of Civil Engineering, Tsinghua University
1. Finite element analysis of reinforced concrete for graduate students2. Catastrophology for graduate students3. Civil engineering and disaster prevention for undergraduate students4. Frontiers of civil engineering: numerical simulation of modern structures and extreme disaster prevention for undergraduate students
1. Disaster prevention and mitigation in civil engineering2. Numerical simulation methods for engineering structures
Principal Investigator of:1) Ministry of Science and Technology of China, National Key Technology R&D Program, No: 2018YFC1504401, Simulation Technologies of Mega-Earthquake Scenarios of Cities (12/2018-12/2021)2) National Natural Science Foundation of China, Regular Project No: 51778341, A novel earthquake and progressive collapse resilient RC frame and energy-based design method (01/2018-12/2021)3) National Natural Science Foundation of China, Regular Project No: 51578320, Earthquake Scenario simulation and loss prediction for urban building groups based on multi-scale modeling and heterogeneous computing (01/2016-12/2019).4) Beijing Natural Science Foundation, Regular Grant No: 8142024. Study on the performance-based seismic design of novel mega-frame with vibration reduction substructure (01/2014-12/2016)5) Ministry of Science and Technology of China, National Key Technology R&D Program, No: 2013BAJ08B02, Seismic damage simulation of urban buildings based on high-performance computing and GIS (01/2013-12/2017)6) National Natural Science Foundation of China, Excellent Young Scientist Fund No: 51222804, Seismic design of tall buildings (01/2013-12/2015).7) Fok Ying Dong Education Foundation, Grant No: 131071, Collapse mechanism of super-tall mega structures subjected to extreme earthquake (01/2012-12/2014).8) National Natural Science Foundation of China, Regular Project No: 51178249, Urban buildings seismic damage simulation based on GPU/CPU cooperative computation (01/2012-12/2015).9) Ministry of Science and Technology of China, the National Basic Research Program of China (973 Program), No: 2012CB719703, Collapse prevention of tall buildings subjected to fire (01/2012-12/2016).10) Ministry of Transport of China, Key Research Project No: 2011-318-223-170, Disaster evaluation system and methodology for super-large bridges subjected to multi-hazards (01/2011-12/2015).11) National Natural Science Foundation of China, Regular Project No: 50808106, Studies on the mechanism and protection of collision between over-height vehicles and cross-line bridges (01/2009-12/2011).12) Ministry of Science and Technology of China, National Key Technology R&D Program, No: 2009BAJ28B01, Collapse prevention technology of RC frames in mega-earthquake (01/2009~12/2012).13) Ministry of Transport of China, West Transport Project No: 2008-318-223-43, Computer aided technology on the investigation and back-analysis of bridge collapse accidents (01/2009~12/2012).
Associate Editor, Journal of Structural Engineering-ASCE.Editor-in-Chief, Engineering Mechanics journal, China Society of Theoretical and Applied Mechanics.Council Member, China Civil Engineering Society.Vice Director, Structural Engineering Division, China Society of Theoretical and Applied Mechanics.Council Member, Building Structure Branch, Architectural Society of ChinaCouncil Member, China Association for Disaster Prevention.Secretary, Academic Degree Assessment Committee of State Council of China.Member, National Expert Team of Emergency Evaluation for Buildings after Earthquake.Voting member of ACI Committee 377.
Honors and Awards
Research awards(1) Mao Yisheng Prize for Young Talents in Science and Technology, 2018(2) National Natural Science Award of China (Second Prize), 2013(3) National Science and Technology Progress Award of China (First Prize, Innovation Team), 2018(4) National Science and Technology Progress Award of China (Second Prize), 2013(5) Science and Technology Award of the China Highway & Transportation Society (First Prize), 2014(6) “Runner-up of the J.M. Ko Medal” by Advances in Structural Engineering, 2014 (7) “Most Cited Chinese Researchers in Civil and Structural Engineerin” by Elsevier (2014-2018)Career rewards(1) Leading Researcher of “Ten Thousand Talent Program” of China, 2016(2) Young Scholarship of Chang Jiang Scholars Program of Ministry of Education of China, 2015(3) Excellent Young Scientist Fund of National Natural Science Foundation of China, 2012(4) 13th Fok Ying Dong Education Foundation for Young Faculty Members, 2011(5) Program for New Century Excellent Talents in University, 2010 Teaching rewards(1) Teaching Excellence Award for Young Teachers of Tsinghua University, 2008(2) Annual Teaching Excellence Award of Tsinghua University, 2017(3) First Prize in Teaching Achievements of Tsinghua University, 2012
Monographs Lu XZ, Guan H, Earthquake Disaster Simulation of Civil Infrastructures: From Tall Buildings to Urban Areas, Singapore: Springer, 2017. ISBN 978-981-10-3086-4.  Lu XZ, Earthquake Disaster Simulation of Civil Infrastructures: from Tall Buildings to Urban Areas, 2015, Beijing: Science Press, (ISBN 978-7-03-045687-8) [in Chinese]. Lu XZ, Xu Z, Huang SN, Bridge Collapse Accidents Analysis Based on Computer Aided Engineering, Beijing: Tsinghua University Press, 2015 (ISBN 978-7-302-38725-1) [in Chinese]. Lu XZ, Li Y, Ye LP, Theory and Design Method for Progressive Collapse Prevention of Concrete Structures, Beijing: China Architecture and Building Press, 2011. (ISBN 978-7-112-13657-5) [in Chinese]. Lu XZ, He ST, Huang SN, Collision between Over-Height Vehicles and Bridge Superstructures, Beijing: China Architecture and Building Press, 2011 (ISBN 978-7-112-13586-8) [in Chinese]. Feng P, Lu XZ, Ye LP, Application of Fiber Reinforced Polymer in Construction: Experiment, Theory and Methodology, Beijing: China Architecture and Building Press, 2011 (ISBN 978-7-112-12746-7) [in Chinese].Textbooks Lu XZ, Jiang Q, Miao ZW, Pan P. Elasto-Plastic Analysis of Buildings against Earthquake (2nd Edition), Beijing: China Architecture and Building Press, 2015 (ISBN 978-7-112-18329-6) [in Chinese]. Ren AZ, Xu Z, Ji XD, Lu XZ. Disaster Prevention and Mitigation, Beijing: Tsinghua University Press, 2014 [in Chinese]. Jiang JJ, Lu XZ. Finite Element Analysis of Concrete Structures (2nd Edition), Beijing: Tsinghua University Press, 2013 (ISBN 978-7-302-32427-0) [in Chinese].Journal papers Lu XZ*, Zhang L, Lin KQ, Li Y, Improvement to composite frame systems for seismic and progressive collapse resistance, Engineering Structures, 2019, 186: 227-242. DOI: 10.1016/j.engstruct.2019.02.006 Lin KQ, Lu XZ*, Li Y, Guan H, Experimental study of a novel multi-hazard resistant prefabricated concrete frame structure, Soil Dynamics and Earthquake Engineering, 2019, 119: 390-407. DOI: 10.1016/j.soildyn.2018.04.011 Lu XZ*, Yang ZB, Cimellaro GP, Xu Z, Pedestrian evacuation simulation under the scenario of earthquake-induced falling debris, Safety Science, 2019, 114: 61-71. DOI: 10.1016/j.ssci.2018.12.028. Xu Z, Lu XZ*, Zeng X, Xu YJ, Li Y, Seismic loss assessment for buildings with various-LOD BIM data, Advanced Engineering Informatics, 2019, 39: 112-126. DOI: 10.1016/j.aei.2018.12.003 Lu XZ*, Zeng X, Xu Z, Guan H, Improving the accuracy of near-real-time seismic loss estimation using post-earthquake remote sensing images, Earthquake Spectra, 2018, 34(3): 1219-1245. DOI: 10.1193/041417EQS072M Lu XZ*, Tian Y, Cen S, Guan H, Xie LL, Wang LS, A high-performance quadrilateral flat shell element for seismic collapse simulation of tall buildings and its implementation in OpenSees, Journal of Earthquake Engineering, 2018, 22(9): 1662-1682. DOI: 10.1080/13632469.2017.1297269. Lu XZ*, Tian Y, Wang G, Huang DR, A numerical coupling scheme for nonlinear time-history analysis of buildings on a regional scale considering site-city interaction effects, Earthquake Engineering & Structural Dynamics, 2018, 47(13): 2708-2725. DOI: 10.1002/eqe.3108 Lu XZ*, Zhang L, Cui Y, Li Y, Ye LP, Experimental and theoretical study on a novel dual-functional replaceable stiffening angle steel component, Soil Dynamics and Earthquake Engineering, 2018, 114: 378-391. DOI: 10.1016/j.soildyn.2018.07.040. Lu XZ*, Lin KQ, Li CF, Li Y, New analytical calculation models for compressive arch action in reinforced concrete structures, Engineering Structures, 2018, 168: 721-735. DOI: 10.1016/j.engstruct.2018.04.097. Xu Z, Zhang ZC, Lu XZ*, Zeng X, Guan H, Post-earthquake fire simulation considering overall seismic damage of sprinkler systems based on BIM and FEMA P-58, Automation in Construction, 2018, 90: 9-22. DOI:10.1016/j.autcon.2018.02.015.  Lu XZ*, Tian Y, Guan H, Xiong C, Parametric sensitivity study on regional seismic damage prediction of reinforced masonry buildings based on time-history analysis, Bulletin of Earthquake Engineering, 2017, 15(11): 4791-4820. DOI: 10.1007/s10518-017-0168-9. Lu XZ, Lin KQ, Li Y, Guan H, Ren PQ, Zhou YL, Experimental investigation of RC beam-slab substructures against progressive collapse subject to an edge-column-removal scenario, Engineering Structures, 2017, 149: 91-103. DOI: 10.1016/j.engstruct.2016.07.039. Xiong C, Lu XZ*, Lin XC, Xu Z, Ye LP, Parameter determination and damage assessment for THA-based regional seismic damage prediction of multi-story buildings, Journal of Earthquake Engineering, 2017, 21(3): 461-485. DOI: 10.1080/13632469.2016.1160009. Lin KQ, Li Y, Lu XZ*, Guan H, Effects of seismic and progressive collapse designs on the vulnerability of RC frame structures. Journal of Performance of Constructed Facilities-ASCE, 2017, 31(1): 04016079. DOI: 10.1061/(ASCE)CF.1943-5509.0000942. Lu XZ*, Li Y, Guan H, Ying MJ, Progressive collapse analysis of a typical super-tall reinforced concrete frame-core tube building exposed to extreme fires. Fire Technology, 2017, 53(1): 107-133. DOI: 10.1007/s10694-016-0566-6. Lu X, Lu XZ*, Guan H, Xie LL, Application of earthquake-induced collapse analysis in design optimization of a supertall building, The Structural Design of Tall and Special Buildings, 2016, 25(17): 926–946. DOI: 10.1002/tal.1291. Tian Y, Lu X, Lu XZ*, Li MK, Guan H, Quantifying the seismic resilience of two tall buildings designed using Chinese and US codes, Earthquakes and Structures, 2016, 11(6): 925-942. DOI: 10.12989/eas.2016.11.6.925. Li Y, Lu XZ*, Guan H, Ren PQ, Qian LP, Probability-based progressive collapse-resistant assessment for reinforced concrete frame structures, Advances in Structural Engineering, 2016, 19(11): 1723–1735. DOI: 10.1177/1369433216649385. Zeng X, Lu XZ*, Yang T, Xu Z, Application of the FEMA-P58 methodology for regional earthquake loss prediction, Natural Hazards, 2016, 83(1): 177-192. DOI: 10.1007/s11069-016-2307-z. Xu Z, Lu XZ*, Law KH, A computational framework for regional seismic simulation of buildings with multiple fidelity models, Advances in Engineering Software, 2016, 99: 100-110. DOI:10.1016/j.advengsoft.2016.05.014 Ren PQ, Li Y, Lu XZ*, Guan H, Zhou YL, Experimental investigation of progressive collapse resistance of one-way reinforced concrete beam-slab substructures under a middle-column-removal scenario, Engineering Structures, 2016, 118: 28-40. DOI: 10.1016/j.engstruct.2016.03.051. Xiong C, Lu XZ*, Guan H, Xu Z, A nonlinear computational model for regional seismic simulation of tall buildings, Bulletin of Earthquake Engineering, 2016, 14(4): 1047-1069. DOI: 10.1007/s10518-016-9880-0 Lu XZ*, Xie LL, Yu C, Lu X, Development and application of a simplified model for the design of a super-tall mega-braced frame-core tube building. Engineering Structures, 2016, 110: 116-126. DOI: 10.1016/j.engstruct.2015.11.039 Lu XZ*, Lin KQ, Cen S, Xu Z, Lin L, Comparing different fidelity models for the impact analysis of large commercial aircrafts on a containment building, Engineering Failure Analysis, 2015, 57: 254-269. DOI: 10.1016/j.engfailanal.2015.08.002. Lu XZ*, Li MK, Guan H, Lu X, Ye LP, A comparative case study on seismic design of tall RC frame-core tube structures in China and USA. The Structural Design of Tall and Special Buildings, 2015, 24: 687-702. DOI: 10.1002/tal.1206 Xiong C, Lu XZ*, Hori M, Guan H, Xu Z, Building seismic response and visualization using 3D urban polygonal modeling. Automation in Construction, 2015, 55: 25–34. DOI: 10.1016/j.autcon.2015.03.023s Lu XZ*, Xie LL, Guan H, Huang YL, Lu X, A shear wall element for nonlinear seismic analysis of super-tall buildings using OpenSees. Finite Elements in Analysis & Design, 2015, 98: 14-25. DOI: 10.1016/j.finel.2015.01.006 Li Y, Lu XZ, Guan H, Ye LP, Progressive collapse resistance demand of reinforced concrete frames under catenary mechanism. ACI Structural Journal, 2014, 111(5): 1225-1234. doi: 10.14359/51686809  Lu X, Lu XZ*, Sezen H, Ye LP, Development of a simplified model and seismic energy dissipation in a super-tall building. Engineering Structures, 2014, 67: 109-122. doi: 10.1016/j.engstruct.2014.02.017. Xu Z, Lu XZ*, Guan H, Ren AZ, High-speed visualization of time-varying data in large-scale structural dynamic analyses with a GPU. Automation in Construction, 2014, 42:90-99. 10.1016/j.autcon.2014.02.020 Lu XZ*, Han B, Hori M, Xiong C, Xu Z, A coarse-grained parallel approach for seismic damage simulations of urban areas based on refined models and GPU/CPU cooperative computing. Advances in Engineering Software, 2014, 70: 90-103. doi: 10.1016/j.advengsoft.2014.01.010 Xu LJ, Lu XZ*, Guan H, Zhang YS. Finite-element and simplified models for collision simulation between over-height trucks and bridge superstructures. Journal of Bridge Engineering, ASCE. 2013, 18(11): 1140–1151. doi:10.1061/(ASCE)BE.1943-5592.0000472 Lu XZ*, Lu X, Guan H, Zhang WK, Ye LP. Earthquake-induced collapse simulation of a super-tall mega-braced frame-core tube building. Journal of Constructional Steel Research, 2013, 82: 59-71.  Lu X, Lu XZ*, Guan H, Ye LP, Collapse simulation of reinforced concrete high-rise building induced by extreme earthquakes. Earthquake Engineering & Structural Dynamics, 2013, 42(5): 705-723. doi:10.1002/eqe.2240 Xu Z, Lu XZ*, Guan H, Lu X, Ren AZ, Progressive-collapse simulation and critical region identification of a stone arch bridge. Journal of Performance of Constructed Facilities-ASCE, 2013, 27(1): 43–52. doi:10.1061/(ASCE)CF.1943-5509.0000329. Lu X, Lu XZ*, Zhang WK, Ye LP. Collapse simulation of a super high-rise building subjected to extremely strong earthquakes. Science China Technological Sciences, 2011, 54(10): 2549-2560. Li Y, Lu XZ*, Guan H, Ye LP, An improved tie force method for progressive collapse resistance design of reinforced concrete frame structures. Engineering Structures, 2011, 33(10): 2931–2942.  Lu XZ, Teng JG, Ye LP, Jiang JJ, Intermediate crack debonding in FRP-strengthened RC beams: FE analysis and strength model. Journal of Composites for Construction, ASCE, 2007, 11(2): 161-174.  Lu XZ, Jiang JJ, Teng JG, Ye LP, Finite element simulation of debonding in FRP-to-concrete bonded joints. Construction and Building Materials, 2006, 20 (6): 412-424.  Lu XZ, Teng JG, Ye LP, Jiang JJ, Bond-slip models for FRP sheets/plates bonded to concrete. Engineering Structures, 2005, 27(6): 920-937.  Lu XZ, Ye LP, Teng JG, Jiang JJ, Meso-scale finite element model for FRP sheets/plates bonded to concrete. Engineering Structures, 2005, 27(4): 564-575.