The University of Texas at Austin
Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering Department-TRAN
301 E. Dean Keeton St. Stop C1761
Austin, TX 78712-1172
Area(s) of Expertise:
Ph.D., University of Texas at Austin, Civil Engineering, 1996
M.S., University of Texas at Austin, Civil Engineering, 1993
B.Sc., Chang' an University, Xi'an, China, Civil Enigneering, 1983
Analysis and simulation of large-scale infrastructure systems with focus on transportation infrastructure; optimal resource allocations for infrastructure systems; application of advanced information technologies for infrastructure systems; intelligent infrastructure systems
Gao, L., J. P. Aguiar-Moya, and Z. Zhang, “A Bayesian Analysis of Heterogeneity in Modeling of Pavement Fatigue Cracking,” Journal of Computing in Civil Engineering, Vol. 25, Issue 10, American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), March 2011.
Ng, M.W., Z. Zhang, and S.T. Waller, “The Price of Uncertainty in Pavement Infrastructure Management Planning: An Integer Programming Approach,” Transportation Research - Part C: Emerging Technologies, Vol. 19, Issue 6, pp. 1326-1338, Elsevier Ltd., 2011.
Pantelias, A. and Z. Zhang, “Methodological Framework for Evaluation of Financial Viability of Public-Private Partnerships: Investment Risk Approach,” Journal of Infrastructure Systems, Vol. 16, No. 4, pp. 241-250, American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), December 2010.
Gao, L. and Z. Zhang, “Robust Optimization for Managing Pavement Maintenance and Rehabilitation,” Transportation Research Record: Journal of the Transportation Research Board, No. 2084, pp. 55-61, Transportation Research Board of the National Academics, Washington DC, 2008.
Zhang, Z and I. Damnjanovic, “Applying Method of Moments to Model Reliability of Pavements Infrastructure.” Journal of Transportation Engineering, Vol. 132, No. 5, pp. 416-424, American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), May 2006.