TECHNICAL COMMITTEE MEMBERSHIP

  1. ASCE Standard Committee 7 on Minimum Design Loads for Buildings; Member and Secretary of Subcommittee on Strength Design (Load Combinations), since 2011.
  2. ASCE Standard Committee 7 on Minimum Design Loads for Buildings; Member of Subcommittee on General Structural Requirements, since 2017.
  3. SEI-ASCE Technical Council on Life-Cycle Performance, Safety, Reliability and Risk of Structural Systems, Task Group 3 (TG3) Risk Assessment of Structural Infrastructure Facilities and Risk-Based Decision Making: Member, since 2012.
  4. NIST Community Resilience Panel – Committee on Data, Metrics & Tool: Member 2015-2017; Secretary 2015-2016.

TECHNICAL CONFERENCES – SESSION ORGANIZATION AND CHAIR

  1. International Conference on Applications of Statistics and Probability in Civil Engineering (ICASP13), Seoul, Korea 2019 – Mini-symposium on “Modeling Recovery of Spatially Distributed Community Systems from Natural Disasters”; Co-organizer and Co-chair (with Profs. Wei Liu at Tongji University, China and Min Ouyang at Huazhong Univ. of Sci.& Tech., China).
  2. International Conference on Applications of Statistics and Probability in Civil Engineering (ICASP13), Seoul, Korea 2019 – Organized Session on “Performance Based Design to Support Community Resilience Goals”; Co-organizer and Co-chair (with Prof. Bruce R. Ellingwood at Colorado State University, USA).
  3. Structures Congress, TX, USA 2018 – Organized Session on “Community Recovery Planning: Bridging the Gap between Research and Practice”; Co-organizer and Co-chair (with Prof. Paolo Bocchini at Lehigh University, USA).
  4. International Conference on Structural Safety and Reliability (ICOSSAR2017), Vienna, Austria, 2017 – Mini-symposium on “The Role of Climate Change on Hurricanes, Storm Surges and Coastal floods,” Co-organizer and Co-chair (with Prof. Paolo Gardoni at University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, USA).
  5. International Conference on Applications of Statistics and Probability in Civil Engineering (ICASP12), Vancouver, Canada, 2015 – Mini-symposium on “Recent Developments in Reliability and Cost Prediction of Building Inventories and Civil Infrastructure Systems”; Co-organizer and Co-chair (with Prof. Bruce R. Ellingwood at Colorado State University, USA).
  6. International Conference on Structural Safety and Reliability (ICOSSAR 2013), New York, USA, 2013 – Mini-symposium on “Reliability-based Methods for Civil Infrastructure Condition Assessment, Retrofit and Risk Management,” Co-organizer and Co-chair (with Prof. Akiyama Mitsuyoshi at Waseda University, Japan).

EDITORIAL BOARD MEMBER

  1. Journal of Sustainable and Resilience Infrastructure, Tylor & Francis.