Engineering and Information Sciences

People

Lip Teh



Esteem Factors


Professional/Industry Board Chair/Member

Fellow, Structural Engineering Institute, American Society of Civil Engineers http://www.asce.org/structural-engineering/sei-fellows/

Member, SEI Committee on Cold-Formed Steel Members, American Society of Civil Engineers.

Member, SEI Committee on Structural Members, American Society of Civil Engineers.

Member, Stability Committee, Engineering Mechanics Division, American Society of Civil Engineers. (Past)

Member, Structural Stability Research Council (SSRC), USA.

Member, Standards Australia Committee BD-082-01

Chartered Member, Institution of Engineers, Australia.


Thesis Assessor

Trouncer, A. N. (2014) Steel storage racks with locally unstable members, PhD thesis, University of Sydney.

Hua, V. Q. (2010) The behaviour of drive-in storage racks under horizontal impact load, MPhil thesis, University of Sydney.

Gilbert, B. P. (2009) The behaviour of steel drive-in racks under static and forklift truck impact forces, PhD thesis, University of Sydney.

Koen, D. (2008) Structural capacity of light gauge steel storage rack uprights, MPhil thesis, University of Sydney.


Other

Welded Connections, Australian Patent Application No. 2003901595 (granted) and US Patent Application No. 10/552180 (pending).


Editor/Editorial Board Member

Associate Editor, Journal of Structural Engineering (ERA A*), American Society of Civil Engineers.


Advanced Analysis in Steel Frame Design - Guidelines for Direct Second-Order Inelastic Analysis, American Society of Civil Engineers, 2012.

Chapter 3 Centrally Loaded Columns, Guide to Stability Design Criteria for Metal Structures, 6th edition, Structural Stability Research Council, Wiley, 2010.


Papers that uniquely and directly lead to design clauses:

Teh, L. H., and Hancock, G. J. (2005) “Strength of welded connections in G450 sheet steels.” Journal of Structural Engineering, 131 (10), 1561-1569:
AS/NZS 4600:2005 Cold-formed Steel Structures, Clause 5.2.3; and
ANSI/AISI S100-12 North American Specification for the Design of Cold-formed Steel Structural Members 2012 Edition, Section E2.5.

Teh, L. H., and Rasmussen, K. J. R. (2003) “Pre-qualification of groove welded connections between equal-width RHS.” Tubular Structures X, ed. Jaurrieta, Alonso and Chica, Swets & Zeitlinger, Lisse, 235-243:
AS/NZS 1554.1:2014 Structural Steel Welding Part 1: Welding of Steel Structures, Clause 4.5.5.1.

Teh, L. H., and Gilbert, B. P. (2012) “Net section tension capacity of bolted connections in cold-reduced steel sheets.” Journal of Structural Engineering, 138 (3), 337-344:
Draft AS/NZS4600 Cold-formed Steel Structures, Clause 5.3.3; and
ANSI/AISI S100-16 North American Specification for the Design of Cold-formed Steel Structural Members 2016 Edition, Equation J6.2-4.

Teh, L. H., and Clements, D. D. A. (2012) “Block shear capacity of bolted connections in cold-reduced steel sheets.” Journal of Structural Engineering, 138 (4), 459-467:
Draft AS/NZS4600 Cold-formed Steel Structures, Clause 5.6.3.

Teh, L. H., and Clements, D. D. A. (2012) “Tension capacity of staggered bolted connections in cold-reduced steel sheets.” Journal of Structural Engineering, 138 (6), 769-776:
ANSI/AISI S100-16 North American Specification for the Design of Cold-formed Steel Structural Members 2016 Edition, Equation J6.2-3.

Teh, L. H., and Gilbert, B. P. (2013) “Net section tension capacity of cold-reduced sheet steel channel braces bolted at the web.” Special Issue on Cold-Formed Steel Structures, Journal of Structural Engineering, 139 (5), 740-747:
ANSI/AISI S100-16 North American Specification for the Design of Cold-formed Steel Structural Members 2016 Edition, Equation J6.2-8.

Teh, L. H., and Gilbert, B. P. (2014) “Net section tension capacity of equal angle braces bolted at different legs.” Journal of Structural Engineering, 140 (6), 06014002:
ANSI/AISI S100-16 North American Specification for the Design of Cold-formed Steel Structural Members 2016 Edition, Equation J6.2-6.


Honorary Position/Residency
February - June 2016
Endeavour Research Fellow
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering
Stanford University, USA

February - June 2013
Visiting Professor
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering
University of Alberta, Canada

Current Positions:

Associate Professor

Biography:

2004-2009 Senior Structural Engineer, Dematic Pty Ltd (formerly Siemens Logistics and Assembly Systems).

Research Interests:

advanced analysis of steel frames, bolted connections, buckling analysis, climate resilient structures, cold-formed steel structures, modular construction, progressive collapse prevention, retrofitting and strengthening of steel structures, sustainable structural design.

Research Students

  • James Maguire : Analysis and Design of Cold-Formed Steel Storage Racks Subject to Rocking
  • Nicholas Franklin : Comparison and assessment of Cold-Formed Steel construction methods for Australian mid-rise apartment structures through the use of Building information Modelling
  • Yufei Wu : Impact of Hailstones on Steel Roofing Sheets
  • Luca Faidutti : BIM strategies for the optimisation of the design, construction, transport and disassembly processes of sustainable modular structures
  • Zhenghao Tang : Enhanced Seismic Resilience of Light Steel Frame Pallet Racking Systems with Upliftable Base Plate
  • Matthew Elliott : The facilitation of modelling, analysis and design of structural steel connection in Building Information Modelling