Jingshu Zhang

Name:Jingshu Zhang
Date of Birth:December 3, 1966
Institution:College of Civil Engineering and Mechanics, Lanzhou University
Address:222 Tinashe Road, Lanzhou 730000, China
Fax: +86-931-891-4561
Sept.2007-Jun.2013 On-the-Job Ph.D. in Engineering Mechanics,School of Civil Engineering and Mechanics,Lanzhou University, Lanzhou, China Supervisor: Prof. Xuhong Zhou
Oct.1999-Nov.2002 On-the-Job M.E. in Architectural and Civil Engineering,School of Civil Engineering,Northern Jiaotong University, Beijing, China Supervisor: Prof. Ri Gao
Sept.1982-Jul.1986 B.E. in Industry and Civil Construction,School of Civil Engineering,Northern Jiaotong University, Beijing, China
Jul.2004-Present Professor (May 2015), Associate Professor (Jun.2006),
Supervisor of Postgraduate (Dec.2005), Senior Engineer (Oct.2004)
School of Civil Engineering and Mechanics,
Lanzhou University, Lanzhou, China
Jul.1986- Jul.2004
First Class Registered Structure Engineer (1997),
Senior Engineer (Oct.1998), Engineer (Jul.1991),
Assistant Engineer (Jul.1987), Trainee (Jul.1986)
China Railway First Survey and Design Institute’s Urban Construction Institute (Former First Survey and Design Institute of the Ministry of Railways’ Architectural Design Branch), Lanzhou, China
Research Areas
New Structure Seismic Structure Structural Durability
Visiting Positions
Members and Activities
2005-Present Committee Member of Structure and Earthquake Resistance in Gansu Provincial Construction Science and Technology Expert Committee
2005-Present Member of the Academic Committee for Seismological Engineering, Committee Member of the Academic Committee for the Diagnosis and Treatment of Buildings in Gansu Province Institute of Civil Engineer
2012-Present Member of the Academic Committee on Building Structure in Gansu Province Institute of Civil Engineer
2011-Present Director of Reducing Earthquake Disasters Association of Gansu
2010-Present Director of Gansu Construction Technology and Building Energy Conservation Association
2001 Second Prize of Excellent Engineering Design in Gansu Province
(Northwest Normal University Gymnasium, Lead Discipline Engineer of Structure)
2004 Second Prize of Excellent Engineering Design in Gansu Province
(Expansion Project of Lanzhou Railway Station Building,
Lead Discipline Engineer of Structure)
2011 Second Prize of Excellent Engineering Design in Gansu Province
(Specification for Seismic Design of Brick Masonry Structure (DB62/T25-3043-2009),
One of Main drafters)
Main Courses
For Undergraduate Structure Design of Tall Buildings, Reinforced Concrete Single-Story Workshop, Masonry Structure, Civil Engineering Materials, Structural Computing Software
For Postgraduate Principle of Concrete Structure, Disaster of Prevention and Mitigation Engineering
Research Grants

Jan. 2007-present: Lanzhou University

2011-2013       Experimental and Theoretical Study on Seismic Behavior of Three Anisotropic Pre-stressed Composite Members, NSFC, PI

2017-Present   Experimental Study on Seismic Behavior and Static Performance of Loading-Bearing Horizontal-Hole Interlock Concrete Block Walls, NSFC, PI

2007-2010       Construction Technology of Energy-and-Land-Efficient Urban Stereo Parking Facilities, National Science and Technology Support Program, PI

2008-2010     Adaptability Experimental Research of the Filling Pile in Strong Sulphate Corrosive Environment, Science and Technology Program of Urban and Rural Housing Construction in Gansu Province. Co-PI

2008-2010       Demonstration of New Prefabricated Monolithic Building Structure System,

Science and Technology Major Program of Gansu Province Sci. & Tech. Department, PI

2011-2012      Research on Structural Optimization Design of 750kV Substation Framework,

Gansu Electric Power Design Institute, PI

2016-2018      Research on Structural Forms of Photovoltaic Support on Collapsible Loess Foundation, Gansu Electric Power Design Institute, PI

Refereed Publications


  1. Jingshu Zhang*, Bin Liu, Tao Liu, Design methods to improve seismic performance of coupling beams with a small span-to-depth ratio, Structural Engineers, 2017, 33, 13-20.


  1. Jingshu Zhang*, Yanzhong Wang, Yuan Yao, Shengzhi Wu, Fangmeng Zhang, Yongsong Ni, Influence of reinforcement on in-plane mechanical behaviors of CSPRP under cyclic reversed load, Materials and Structures, 2016, 49, 101-116.
  2. Zheng Wang, Jingshu Zhang*, Jun Zhao Le Liu, Haixing Liu, Weipeng Zhang, Physical property of load-bearing horizontal-hole interlock concrete small hollow block, China Concrete And Cement Products, 2016 (06), 73-77.


  1. Jingshu Zhang*, Yinhua Zhang, Liping Feng, Debao Jin, Chaocheng Wang, Qingyou Dong, Damage model of fresh concrete in sulphate environment. Journal of Central South University, 2015, 22, 1104-1113.
  2. Jingshu Zhang*, Yongsong Ni, Yuan Yao, Yuanlong Yang, Fangmeng Zheng, Yanzhong Wang, In-plane mechanical property of superimposed concrete slab with precast ribbed panels joints in different directions, China Civil Engineering Journal, 2015, 48, 23-34.


  1. Jingshu Zhang*, Yinhua Zhang, Liping Feng, Qingyou Dong, Chaocheng Wang, Corrosion resistant for concrete compressive strength under sulfate environment, Journal Of Building Materials, 2014, 17, 369-377.


  1. Jingshu Zhang*, Yuan Yao, Xuhong Zhou, Yuanlong Yang, Yanzhong Wang, Failure mode and ultimate bearing capacity of precast ribbed panels used for concrete composite slabs, Advances in Structural Engineering, 2013, 16, 2005-2017.
  2. Tingting Chen*, Jingshu Zhang, Debao Jin, Liping Feng, Yuan Yao, Analysis of period shortening factor on different infilled walls, Earthquake Resistant Engineering and Retrofitting, 2013, 35, 48-53.
  3. Jingshu Zhang*, Yuanlong Yang, Fangmeng Zheng. Qualities required for civil engineering students from a project accident, Creative Education, 2013, 3. 165-168.


  1. Jingshu Zhang*, Huanhuan Nie, Yuanlong Yang, Yuan Yao, Research and application of pre-stressed concrete composite slabs. Applied Mechanics & Materials, 2012, 166-169, 131-139.
  2. Jingshu Zhang*, Weilong Si, Liping Feng, Debao Jin, Yuan Yao, Seismic design questions and treatment suggestion of a reinforced concrete single-layer grain storehouses, Earthquake Resistant Engineering and Retrofitting, 2012, 34, 106-110+131.


  1. Jingshu Zhang*, Haicui Wang, Shengzhi Wu, Yong Mo, Hong Huo, Dajun Wang. The applicable span-height ratio of steel reinforced concrete cross beam based on deflection control, Advanced Materials Research, 2011, 368-373, 265-271.


  1. Jingshu Zhang*, Xuhong Zhou, Lina Jiang, Chaocheng Wang, Rational reflection on aseismic capacity of masonry structures in Wenchuan Earthquake, Journal of Disaster Prevention and Mitigation Engineering, 29, 591-595.


  1. Jingshu Zhang*, Seismic assessment of Lanzhou railway station, Earthquake Resistant Engineering, 2004(03), 22-26.
  2. Jingshu Zhang*, Seismic strengthening design of Lanzhou railway station building, Earthquake Resistant Engineering, 2004(04), 38-42.


  1. Jingshu Zhang*, Some problems in reinforced concrete cantilever beams construction, Building Structure, 2001(03):48-50.


Jingshu Zhang*, Design for large-diameter belled pier cap and foundation (tension beam), Building Structure, 1996(10):16-20.