Grace Yan

Yan delivers keynote in Hong Kong

Posted by on January 25, 2024

Dr. Grace Yan, associate professor of civil, architectural and environmental engineering, gave a keynote speech at the Distinguished Workshop of Climate Change and Zero Carbon Future, an event hosted by Hong Kong University of Science and Technology on Thursday and Friday, Dec. 7-8.

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Yan helps organize ASCE conference

Posted by on January 9, 2024

To demonstrate its commitment to a sustainable, resilient future, the American Society of Civil Engineers hosted its Infrastructure Innovation and Adaptation for a Sustainable and Resilient World (INSPIRE) Conference Nov. 16-18 in Arlington, Virginia.

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Yan wins $14 million NSF Mid-scale RI-1 grant

Posted by on October 13, 2023

Dr. Grace Yan, associate professor of structural engineering and director of the Center for Hazard Mitigation and Community Resilience, is a co-principal investigator (co-PI) on a $14 million NSF Mid-scale Research Infrastructure-1 grant (Mid-scale RI-1). The project, led by Iowa State University, is titled “National Testing Facility for Enhancing Wind Resiliency of Infrastructure in Tornado-Downburst-Gust Front […]

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Yan to host 15th Americas Conference on Wind Engineering

Posted by on September 5, 2023

During the closing ceremony of the 17th International Conference on Wind Engineering, Dr. Claudia Borri and Dr. Ahsan Kareem, the current and past presidents of the International Association of Wind Engineering, announced that Dr. Grace Yan will host the 15th Americas Conference on Wind Engineering (ACWE).

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NIBS shines spotlight on Yan

Posted by on September 5, 2023

Dr. Grace Yan, associate professor of structural engineering, was elected to be a 2023 National Institute of Building Sciences (NIBS) Annual Member Spotlight. This spotlight is in recognition of her advocacy for national and international collaboration.

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Tornado simulator featured in Civil Engineering Source

Posted by on December 6, 2022

Dr. Grace Yan, associate professor of civil, architectural and environmental engineering, is featured in the American Society of Civil Engineers’ publication Civil Engineering Source.

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Interact with leaders from U.S. Army Engineer Research and Development Center Monday

Posted by on October 13, 2022

Dr. Grace Yan, associate professor of structural engineering, will host U.S. Army Engineer Research and Development Center leaders at S&T for a discussion about potential collaboration on the project: “Digital-Twins for Resilience: Transforming and Harvesting Resilience through Integrated Vigorous Engineering (THRIVE).“

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Yan leads disaster research board

Posted by on February 1, 2022

Dr. Grace Yan, associate professor of civil, architectural and environmental engineering, was elected chair of the North American Alliance for Hazards and Disaster Research (NAAHDRI) board of directors. She also participated in site visits to areas damaged in December’s deadly tornadoes.

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Yan elected to board for disaster research

Posted by on September 7, 2021

Dr. Grace Yan, associate professor of civil, architectural and environmental engineering, has been elected to the board of directors of the North American Alliance of Hazards and Disasters Research Institute.

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27 faculty honored for excellence in teaching, research, service

Posted by on December 1, 2020

Recipients of Missouri S&T’s Faculty Excellence Award, Faculty Achievement Award and Faculty Teaching Award have been announced. Awardees are:

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