Dr. Dr. Jin Ooi

Reader in Civil Engineering

Dr. Dr. Jin Ooi
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Last updated: Jul 25, 2016

About Jin Ooi

BEng Hons (Auckland)
PhD (Syndey)

Reader in Engineering
Head, Institute of Infrastructure and Environment

Member ASCE
Chair ASCE Granular Materials Technical Committee
Associate Editor ASCE Int. J. Engineering Mechanics

Know-how and experience:
Granular mechanics, handling of sticky solids, material characterisation

Full scale and model scale tests on silo pressures and solids flow

Finite Element and Discrete Element modelling of solids and silo

Fields of Consulting work:
1. Arching and ratholing

2. Material characterisation

3. Rapid assessment of handling

4. handling problems

See http://www.civ.ed.ac.uk


Professional Experience 17 Years / 9 MonthDr. Dr. Jin Ooi has 17 years and 9 month professional experience in 2 different positions.

  • 2013/04 - today (6 Years / 4 Month)
    Head, Institute of Infrastructure and Environ (Full-time employee)Dr. Dr. Jin Ooi works for University of Edinburgh as Head, Institute of Infrastructure and Environ since April 2013.

    University of Edinburgh

  • 2001/11 - today (17 Years / 9 Month)
    Reader in Civil Engineering (Full-time employee)Dr. Dr. Jin Ooi works for University of Edinburgh as Reader in Civil Engineering since November 2001.

    University of Edinburgh

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