Assistant Professor |College of Engineering, Department of Ocean Science and Engineering
Dr Weiqiang Feng is currently an Assistant Professor at the Department of Ocean Science and Engineering, Southern University of Science and Technology, Shenzhen, China. Dr Feng obtained his B.Eng. in Mining and Geotechnical Engineering from Central South Unviersity in 2008, Master degree in Geotechnical Engineering from Zhejiang University in 2011, and Ph.D. in Geotechnical Engineering at the Hong Kong Polytechnic University in 2016. From 2016 to 2020, he was a Postdoc Fellow in the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering of Hong Kong Polytechnic University.
In recent years, Dr Feng has published more than thirty high-quality international journal papers in geotechnical journals such as Canadian Geotechnical Journal, Engineering Geology, Computers and Geotechnics, International Journal for Numerical and Analytical Method in Geomethanics. In addition, he also served as the reviewer of international journals.
2011 – 2016, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Doctor of Philosophy (Geotechnical Engineering)
2008 – 2011, Zhejiang University, Master of Engineering (Geotechnical Engineering)
2004 – 2008, Central South University, Bachelor of Engineering (Mining and Geotechnical Engineering)
2020.06 – present, Southern University of Science and Technology, Department of Ocean Science and Engineering, Assistant Professor
2016.06 – 2020.05, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Post-doc Fellow
2016.04 – 2016.06, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Research Associate
Honors and Awards
Best PhD thesis “Ringo Yu” Award, HKIE, 2016
National Scholarship, Ministry of Education of the People's Republic of China, 2007
Dr Feng’s research focuses on consolidation analysis of marine clay, soil constitutive modelling and simulations, physical modelling and applications of fiber optic technology.