Yanyan Sha

Førsteamanuensis i bygg/ konstruksjonsteknikk

Det teknisk-naturvitenskapelige fakultet
Institutt for maskin, bygg og materialteknologi
KE E-235


Dr. Yanyan Sha is an Associate Professor of civil and marine structures at the University of Stavanger. He holds a Ph.D. degree from The University of Western Australia. He has led and participated in several research and industrial projects in Norway, Australia, and China. He has published more than 60 papers and presented invited talks at international conferences and workshops. He also teaches and coordinates structural engineering courses at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels. He also serves as a reviewer for many top journals and conferences.

His research interests include:

  • Ship collision with bridge and offshore structures
  • Structural response under blast and impact loads
  • Structural damage identification and strengthening
  • Sustainable design and construction of civil and marine structures


  • 2019 - Present, Associate Professor, University of Stavanger
  • 2015 - 2019, Postdoctoral Fellow and Researcher, Norwegian University of Science and Technology