Name 

Fangwei YU 

 

Professional  

Title 

Associate Professor 

Address  

No. 9, Block 4, Renminnanlu Road, Chengdu, 610041, People’s Republic of China 

E-mail 

fwyu@imde.ac.cn 

Professional  

Expertise 

Geotechnical Engineering 

Education 

2014   Ph.D. in Geotechnical Engineering, The University of Tokyo, Japan. 

2010   M.S. in Geotechnical Engineering, Southwest Jiaotong University, China. 

2007   B.S. in Civil Engineering, Henan Polytechnic University, China. 

Employment Record (including international working experience ) 

2020.07-Present    Associate Professor, Institute of Mountain Hazards and Environment, Chinese Academy of Sciences 

2017.12-2018.12   Visiting scholar, The University of Tokyo, Japan 

2015.03-2020.07   Assistant Professor, Institute of Mountain Hazards and Environment, Chinese Academy of Sciences 

 

 

Running Projects 

Program of National Natural Science Foundation of China (Grant No. 41807268), Program of Youth Innovation Promotion Association, Chinese Academy of Sciences (Grant No. 2018408). 

Academic Society Activities 

As a reviewer for International Journal of Geomechanics-ASCE, Journal of Materials in Civil Engineering-ASCE, Soil Dynamics and Earthquake Engineering, Journal of Rock Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering, Powder Technology, Engineering Geology, Particulate Science and Technology, Bulletin of Engineering Geology and the Environment, European Journal of Environmental and Civil Engineering, Geoscience Frontiers, Construction and Building Materials, Advances in Materials Science and Engineering, Journal of Mountain Science, Ultrasonics, etc. 

Awards 

2017 High-Level Overseas Talents in Sichuan Province, China 

2018 Member of Youth Innovation Promotion Association, Chinese Academy of Sciences 

2019 Member of CAS Center for Excellence in Tibetan Plateau Earth Sciences, Chinese Academy of Sciences 

  

  

Publications  

Yu, F.W., Zhang, C.L., Xie, Q.J., Su, L.j., Zhao, T., Jan, M.Q. 2020. Particle breakage of sand subjected to friction and collision in drum tests. Journal of Rock Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering. (In press).  

Yu, F.W. 2019. Particle breakage in granular soils: a review. Particulate Science and Technology, 39(1): 1-10. 

Yu, F.W. 2019. Influence of particle breakage on behavior of coral sands in triaxial tests. International Journal of Geomechanics, 19(12): 04019131. 

Yu, F.W. 2018. Particle breakage and the undrained shear behavior of sands. International Journal of Geomechanics, 18(7): 04018079. 

Yu, F.W. 2018. Particle breakage in triaxial shear of a coral sand. Soils and Foundations, 58(4): 866-880. 

Yu, F.W., Peng, X.Z., Su, L.J. 2017. A back-propagation neural-network-based displacement back analysis for the identification of the geomechanical parameters of the Yonglang landslide in China. Journal of Mountain Science, 14(9): 1739-1750. 

Yu, F.W. 2017. Characteristics of particle breakage of sand in triaxial shear. Powder Technology, 320: 656-667. 

Yu, F.W. 2017. Particle breakage and the critical state of sands. Géotechnique, 67(8): 713-719. 

Yu, F.W. 2017. Particle breakage and the drained shear behavior of sands. International Journal of Geomechanics, 17(8): 04017041. 

Yu, F.W. 2017. Stress-dilatancy behavior of sand incorporating particle breakage. Acta Geotechnica Slovenica, 14(1): 55-61.  

Yu, F.W., Su, L.J. 2016. Particle breakage and the mobilized drained shear strengths of sand. Journal of Mountain Science, 13(8): 1481-1488.