**International Journal of Mechanics and Applications**

International Journal of Mechanics and Applications publishes refereed articles on original research, short communications and reviews covering mechanics and applications of industrial materials. In addition to regular issues, special issues on specific subjects are published. These special issues contain invited reviews by eminent researchers in the specific field.

**p-ISSN:**2165-9281**e-ISSN:**2165-9303**Website:**http://journal.sapub.org/mechanics

## Tai-Ping Chang

**Editorial Board Member of**

*International Journal of Mechanics and Applications*Professor, National Kaohsiung First University of Science and Technology, Taiwan

**Research Areas**

Structural Dynamics, Random Vibration, Structural Risk and Reliability, Mechanics of Materials, Finite Element Methods, Computational Mechanics, Solid Mechanics, Fluid\Structure Interaction, Mathematical and Computer Modeling, Numerical Analysis, Composit

### Education

1985 | Ph.D | Civil Engr. & Engr. Mechanics, Columbia University, New York, NY |

1982 | M.A. | Applied Math., The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA |

1981 | M.E. | Civil Engineering, The Pennsylvania State University |

1977 | B.S. | Civil Engineering, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan |

### Experience

2002-Present | Professor, Division of Structural Mechanics, Department of Construction Engineering, NKFUST, Kaohsiung, Taiwan |

2009-2010 | Visiting Scholar, Department of Civil Engineering, University of California, Los Angeles, CA |

2002-2008 | Chairman, Department of Construction Engineering, NKFUST, Kaohsiung, Taiwan |

2001-2002 | Professor, Department of Civil Engineering, National Chi-Nan Univ., Taiwan |

2001-2001 | CEO Staff, Avanti Inc., Fremont, CA |

1994-2001 | Professor, Division of Mechanics, Department of Applied Mathematics, National Chung-Hsing University, Taichung, Taiwan |

1997-1998 | Visiting Scholar, Department of Civil Engineering, University of California, Berkeley, CA |

1997-1999 | Chairman, Department of Applied Math., National Chung-Hsing University |

1989-1994 | Associate Professor, Department of Applied Math., National Chung-Hsing Univ. |

1988-1989 | Project Engineer, Malcolm Prinie Inc., White Plains, NY |

1986-1988 | Computer System Engineer, Louis Berger Inc., East Orange, NJ |

1985-1986 | Structural Engineer, Sargent & Lundy Engineers, Chicago, IL |

1982-1985 | Graduate Research Assistant, Columbia University, New York, NY |

1979-1982 | Instructor and Teaching Assistant, The Pennsylvania State University, PA |

1977-1979 | Structural Engineer, Taiwan Power Company, Taipei, Taiwan |

### Membership

Member of the Society of Theoretical and Applied Mechanics of ROC |

Member of the Aeronautical and Astronautical Society of ROC |

### Publications: Journals

[1] | T-P. Chang, T. Mochio and E. Samaras, (1986), "Seismic Response Analysis of Nonlinear Structures", Journal of Probabilistic Engineering Mechanics, Vol. 1, No. 3, pp.157-166. (SCI, Impact Factor: 1.221) |

[2] | T-P. Chang and H-L. Chiou, (1992) "Random Vibration Analysis of A Simple Model For Space Structures", Journal of Aeronautical and Astronautical Society of ROC, Vol. 24, No. 1, pp.33-40. (EI) |

[3] | T-P. Chang, (1993) "Stochastic Analysis of A Circular Plate on A Random Winkler Foundation", Computers & Structures, Vol. 48, No. 1, pp.161-166. (SCI, Impact Factor: 1.440) |

[4] | T-P. Chang, (1993) "Forced Vibration Analysis of Mass-Loaded Beams With A Heavy Tip Body", Journal of Sound and Vibration, Vol. 164, No. 3, pp.471-484. (SCI, Impact Factor: 1.414) |

[5] | T-P. Chang, (1993) "Dynamic Finite Element Analysis of A Beam on Random Foundation", Computers & Structures, Vol. 48, No. 4, pp.583-589. (SCI, Impact Factor: 1.440) (NSC-80-0410-E005-21) |

[6] | T-P. Chang, (1993) "Random Vibration Analysis and Reliability Analysis of A Simple Model For Space Structures", Journal of Mathematical Modeling and Scientific Computing, Vol. 2, Section B, pp.899-904. (EI) |

[7] | T-P. Chang, (1993) "Dynamic Response of Space Structures Under Random Excitation", Computers & Structures, Vol. 48, No.4, pp.575-582. (SCI, Impact Factor: 1.440) |

[8] | T-P. Chang, (1994) "Random Vibration Analysis of Nonlinear Hysteretic Plates", Journal of Sound and Vibration, Vol. 172, No. 4, pp.539-547. (SCI, Impact Factor:1.414) (NSC-81-0410-E005-16) |

[9] | T-P. Chang, (1994) "Deterministic and Random Vibration of An Axially Loaded Timoshenko Beam Resting on An Elastic Foundation", Journal of Sound and Vibration, Vol. 178, No.1, pp.55-66. (SCI, Impact Factor:1.414) (NSC-83-0401-E005-101) |

[10] | T-P. Chang, (1994) "Random Vibration of A Geometrically Non-linear Orthotropic Circular Plate", Journal of Sound and Vibration, Vol. 170, No.3, pp.426-430. (SCI, Impact Factor: 1.414) (NSC-82-0410-E005-036) |

[11] | T-P. Chang and H-C. Chang, (1994) "Stochastic Dynamic Finite Element Analysis of A Nonuniform Beam", International Journal of Solids and Structures, Vol.31, No.5, pp.587-597. (SCI, Impact Factor:1.809) (NSC-81-0410-E005-505) |

[12] | T-P. Chang, (1995) "Forced Vibration Analysis of A Timoshenko Beam on An Elastic Foundation", Journal of Mathematical Modeling and Scientific Computing, Vol. 4. (EI) (NSC-83-0401-E005-101) |

[13] | T-P. Chang, (1995) "Dynamic Response of A Beam on Random Foundation", Journal of Mathematical Modeling and Scientific Computing, Vol. 4. (EI) (NSC-81-0410-E005-16) |

[14] | T-P. Chang and Y-N. Liu, (1996) "Dynamic Finite Element Analysis of A Non-linear Beam Subjected To A Moving Load", International Journal of Solids and Structures, Vol.33, No.12, pp.1673-1688. (SCI, Impact Factor: 1.809) (NSC-83-0401-E005-001) |

[15] | T-P. Chang and J-L. Ke, (1996) "Nonlinear Dynamic Response of A Nonuniform Orthotropic Circular Plate Under Random Excitation", International Journal of Computers & Structures, Vol.60, No.1, pp.113-123. (SCI, Impact Factor:1.440). (NSC-82-0410-E005-036) |

[16] | T-P. Chang, (1996) "Random Vibration Analysis of A Nonlinear Beam Subjected To A Moving Load", Journal of Mathematical Modeling and Scientific Computing, Vol. 6. (EI) (NSC-83-0401-E005-001) |

[17] | T-P. Chang, (1996) "Free Vibration Analysis of Mass-Loaded Rectangular Composite Laminates With Mixed Boundaries", Journal of Mathematical Modeling and Scientific Computing, Vol. 6. (EI) (NSC-84-2212-E005-016) |

[18] | T-P. Chang and H-C. Chang, (1997) "Perturbation Method For Probabilistic Dynamic Finite Element Analysis Of A Rectangular Plate", Journal of Mechanics of Structures and Machines, Vol. 25, No. 4, pp.397-415. (SCI, Impact Factor: 0.540). (NSC-85-2211-E005-009) |

[19] | T-P. Chang and M-H. Wu, (1997) "On the Use of Characteristic Orthogonal Polynomials in the Free Vibration of Rectangular Anisotropic Plates With Mixed Boundaries and Concentrated Masses", International Journal of Computers & Structures, Vol. 62, No.4, pp.699-713. (SCI, Impact Factor: 1.440). (NSC-84-2212-E005-016) |

[20] | T-P. Chang and H-C. Chang, (1997) "Vibration and Buckling Analysis of Rectangular Plates with Nonlinear Elastic End Restraints Against Rotation", International Journal of Solids and Structures, Vol. 34, No.18, pp.2291-2301. (SCI, Impact Factor: 1.809). |

[21] | Q-J. Yeh, T-P. Chang and H-C. Chang, (1997) "An Inventory Control Model with Gamma Distribution", Microelectronics and Reliability, Vol. 37, No. 8, pp.1197-1201. (SCI, Impact Factor: 1.117). (NSC-85-2623-D006-010) |

[22] | T-P. Chang and J-Y. Liang, (1998) "Vibration of Postbuckled Delaminated Beam-Plates", International Journal of Solids and Structures, Vol. 35, No.12, pp.1199-1217, (SCI, Impact Factor: 1.809). (NSC-85-2212-E005-016) |

[23] | T-P. Chang and C-Y. Chang, (1998) "Vibration Analysis of Beams With A Two-Degree-Of-Freedom Spring-Mass System", International Journal of Solids and Structures, Vol. 35, No. 5-6, pp.383-401. (SCI, Impact Factor: 1.809). (NSC-88-2211-E005-004) |

[24] | T-P. Chang, C-Y. Hu and K-C. Jane, (1998) "Vibration Analysis of Delaminated Composite Plates Under Axial Load", Journal of Mechanics of Structures and Machines, Vol. 26, No. 2, pp.195-218. (SCI, Impact Factor: 0.540). (NSC-86-2212-E005-019) |

[25] | T-P. Chang and H-C. Chang, (2000) "Nonlinear Vibration Analysis of Geometrically Nonlinear Shell Structures", Mechanics Research Communications, Vol. 27, No. 2, pp.173-180. (SCI, Impact Factor: 1.085). (NSC-87-2218-E005-022) |

[26] | T-P. Chang and M-F. Liu, (2000) "On the Natural Frequency of A Rectangular Isotropic Plate in Contact with Fluid", Journal of Sound and Vibration, Vol. 236, No. 3, pp. 547-553. (SCI, Impact Factor: 1.414). (NSC-89-2212-E005-001) |

[27] | T-P. Chang, F-I. Chang and M-F. Liu, (2001) "On the Eigenvalues of a Viscously Damped Beam Carrying Heavy Masses and Springs", Journal of Sound and Vibration, Vol. 240, No. 4, pp. 769-778. (SCI, Impact Factor: 1.414). |

[28] | T-P. Chang and M-F. Liu, (2001) "Vibration Analysis of Rectangular Composite Plates in Contact with Fluid", Journal of Mechanics of Structures and Machines, Vol. 29, No. 1, pp. 101-120. (SCI, Impact Factor: 0.540). (NSC-89-2212-E005-001) |

[29] | M-F. Liu and T-P. Chang, (2004) "Axisymmetric Vibration of A Varying-Thickness Circular Plate in Contact with Fluid", Journal of Mechanics Based Design of Structures and Machines, Vol. 32, No. 1, pp 39-56. (SCI, Impact Factor: 0.500). (NSC-91-2611-E214-001). |

[30] | T-P. Chang, G-L. Lin and M-F. Liu (2005) "An Elastic Model for Non-Brownian Motion of Nanoparticles", Journal of Mechanics Based Design of Structures and Machines, Vol. 33, No. 2, pp 243-251. (SCI, Impact Factor: 0.540). |

[31] | M-F. Liu and T-P. Chang (2005) "Vibration Analysis of A Magneto-Elastic Beam with General Boundary Conditions Subjected to Axial Load and External Force", Journal of Sound and Vibration, Vol. 288, No. 2, pp 399-411. (SCI, Impact Factor: 1.414), (NSC-92-2211-E327-011) |

[32] | T-P. Chang, H-C. Chang and M-F. Liu (2006) "A Finite Element Analysis on Random Vibration of Nonlinear Shell Structures", Journal of Sound and Vibration, Vol. 291, pp 240-257. (SCI, Impact Factor: 1.414). (NSC-87-2218-E005-022). |

[33] | T-P. Chang, G-L. Lin and E. Chang (2006) "Vibration Analysis of A Beam With An Internal Hinge Subjected to A Random Moving Oscillator", International Journal of Solids and Structures, Vol. 43, No. 21, pp 6398-6412. (SCI, Impact Factor: 1.809). (NSC-93-2211-E327-010) |

[34] | T-P. Chang and M-F. Liu (2007) "Evaluation of Nonlinear System Parameters by Stochastic Spectral Method", Journal of Mechanics, Vol. 23, No. 4, pp 269-274. (SCI, Impact Factor: 0.610). (NSC-88-2212-E005-003). |

[35] | T-P. Chang, M-F. Liu and H-C. Chang, (2008) "Finite Element Analysis of Nonlinear Shell Structures With Uncertain Material Property", Thin-Walled Structures , Vol. 46, No. 10, 1055-1065. (SCI, Impact Factor: 1.054). (NSC-86-2221-E005-013) |

[36] | T-P. Chang and M-F. Liu, (2009) "Nonlinear Vibration Analysis of An Elastic Plate Subjected To Heavy Fluid Loading In Magnetic Field", International Journal of Solids and Structures, Vol. 46, No. 7-8, pp 1705-1715. (SCI, Impact Factor: 1.809) (NSC-95-2211-E327-046) |

[37] | T-P. Chang, M-F. Liu and H-W. O, (2009) "Vibration Analysis of A Uniform Beam Traversed By A Moving Vehicle With Random Mass and Random Velocity", Structural Engineering and Mechanics, Vol. 31, No. 6, pp 737-749. (SCI, Impact Factor: 0.438). (NSC-94-2211-E327-016) |

[38] | M-F. Liu and T-P. Chang, (2010) "Closed Form Expression for the Vibration Problem of A Transversely Isotropic Magneto-Electro-Elastic Plate" ASME, Journal of Applied Mechanics, Vol. 77, pp 024502-1-024502-8. (SCI, Impact Factor: 0.915) (NSC-95-2211-E327-046) |

[39] | M-F. Liu and T-P. Chang, (2010) "Stability Analysis and Investigation of A Magneto-Elastic Beam Subjected to Axial Compressive Load and Transverse Magnetic Field", Mathematical Problems in Engineering, Vol. 2010, 385742, 17 pages. (SCI, Impact Factor: 0.553) (NSC-92-2211-E327-011) |

[40] | M-F. Liu, T-P. Chang* and D-Y. Zeng, (2011) "The Interactive Vibration Behavior in a Suspension Bridge System Under Moving Vehicle Loads and Vertical Seismic Excitations", Applied Mathematical Modelling, Vol. 35, No. 1, pp 398-411. (SCI, Impact Factor: 1.375) (NSC 98-2815-C-327-010-E) (*=Corresponding author) |

[41] | T-P. Chang and M-F. Liu, (2011) "Flow-Induced Instability of Double-Walled Carbon Nanotubes Based on Nonlocal Elasticity Theory", Physica E, Vol. 43, No. 8, pp 1419-1426. (SCI, Impact Factor: 1.177) (NSC-96-2221-E-327-018-MY2) |

[42] | M-F. Liu, T-P. Chang* and Y-H. Wang, (2011) "Free Vibration Analysis of Orthotropic Rectangular Plates with Tapered Varying Thickness and Winkler Spring Foundation", Journal of Mechanics Based Design of Structures and Machines, Vol. 39, No. 3, pp 320-333. (SCI, Impact Factor: 0.540) (NSC–97–2815–C–327–013–E) (*=Corresponding author) |

[43] | T-P. Chang, (2011) "Thermal-Nonlocal Vibration And Instability of Single-Walled Carbon Nanotubes Conveying Fluid", Journal of Mechanics, Vol. 27, No. 4, pp 1-8. (SCI, Impact Factor: 0.610) (NSC-98-2221-E-327-024) |

[44] | T-P. Chang, (2011) "Dynamic Response of A Simplified Nonlinear Fluid Model for Viscoelastic Materials Under Random Parameters", Mathematical and Computer Modelling, Vol. 54, No. 11-12, pp. 2587-2596. (SCI, Impact Factor:1.103). (NSC-95-2211-E327-046) |

[45] | Q-J. Yeh and T-P. Chang, (2011) "Managerial Career Learning in Engineering: An Integrated Approach", Proceedings of 2011 IEEE International Technology Management Conference, San Jose, CA, USA, June 27-30. pp.61-66. (EI) (NSC-97-2410-H-006-005-MY2) |

[46] | T-P. Chang, (2011) "Thermal-Mechanical Vibration And Instability Of A Fluid-Conveying Single-Walled Carbon Nanotube Based On Nonlocal Elasticity Theory", Proceedings of 2011 International Conference on Scientific Computing, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA, July 18-21. pp. 55-58. (EI) (NSC-98-2221-E-327-024) |

[47] | T-P. Chang and M-F. Liu, (2011) "Small Scale Effect on Flow-Induced Instability of Double-Walled Carbon Nanotubes", European Journal of Mechanics-A/Solids, Vol. 30, No. 6, pp 992-998. (SCI, Impact Factor: 1.815) (NSC-96-2221-E-327-018-MY2) |

[48] | T-P. Chang, (2011) "Nonlinear Vibration Analysis of A Fixed-Fixed Beam Under Oscillating Axial Load and Vibrating Magnetic Field", Journal of Theoretical and Applied Mechanics, Vol. 49, No.4, pp. 1-15. (SCI, Impact Factor: 0.264) (NSC-92-2211-E327-011) |

[49] | T-P. Chang, (2012) "Thermal-Mechanical Vibration And Instability of A Fluid-Conveying Single-Walled Carbon Nanotube Embedded In An Elastic Medium Based on Nonlocal Elasticity Theory", Applied Mathematical Modelling , Vo. 36, No. 2, pp. 904-913. (SCI, Impact Factor: 1.375) (NSC-98-2221-E-327-024) |

[50] | T-P. Chang, (2011) "Stochastic Dynamic Response of A Simplified Nonlinear Fluid Model for Viscoelastic Materials", Journal of Mechanics, (Accepted), (SCI, Impact Factor: 0.610). (NSC-95-2211-E327-046) |

### Publications: Conferences/Workshops/Symposiums

[1] | T-P. Chang and H.L. Chiou, (1990), "Random Vibration Analysis of A Simple Model For Space Structures", Proceedings of Aeronautics and Astronautics Conference, AASRC, ROC, pp.717-726. |

[2] | T-P. Chang, (1990), "Non-Stationary Random Vibration Analysis of Nonlinear Shear Building Structures", Proceedings of Aeronautics and Astronautics Conference, AASRC, ROC, pp.727-734. |

[3] | T-P. Chang, (1991). "Small Fluctuation Solution of An Infinite Circular Plates on Stochastic Winkler Support", Proceedings of the Fifteenth National Conference on Theoretical and Applied Mechanics, Tainan, Taiwan, ROC. pp.1019-1025. |

[4] | H-L. Chiou , and T-P. Chang, (1991), "Deterministic and Random Vibration of A Hysteretically Damped Beam With Concentrated Masses", Proceedings of the Fifteenth National Conference on Theoretical and Applied Mechanics, Tainan, Taiwan, ROC, pp.1751-1758. |

[5] | T-P. Chang, (1991), "Random Vibration Analysis and Reliability Analysis of A Simple Model For Space Structures", Proceedings of Eighth International Conference on Mathematical and Computer Modeling, Univ. of Maryland, College Park, Maryland, U.S.A. |

[6] | T-P. Chang, (1991), "Stochastic Dynamic Analysis of Nonlinear Viscoelastic Plates", Proceedings of the Twenty-Second Midwestern Mechanics Conference, Univ. of Missouri-Rolla, Rolla, Missouri, U.S.A., October 6-9, pp.454-455. |

[7] | T-P. Chang and H-C. Chang, (1993), "Stochastic Finite Element Analysis of A Beam on Random Support", Proceedings of the Ninth International Conference on Mathematical and Computer Modeling, University of California, Berkeley, U.S.A., July 26-29. |

[8] | T-P. Chang and H-C. Chang, (1993) "Forced Vibration of A Rayleigh-Timoshenko Beam on Elastic Foundation", Proceedings of the Ninth International Conference on Mathematical and Computer Modeling, University of California, Berkeley, U.S.A. July 26-29. |

[9] | T-P. Chang, (1993) "Random Vibration Analysis of Geometrically Nonlinear Circular Plates", Presented in the Sixth International Conference on Structural Safety and Reliability, Innsbruck, Austria, August 9-13. |

[10] | T-P. Chang, (1994) "Nonlinear Random Vibration Analysis of A Nonuniform Orthotropic Circular Plate", Presented in the Fifth International Conference on Recent Advances in Structural Dynamics, University of Southampton, Southampton, UK, July 18-21. |

[11] | T-P. Chang, (1994) "Statistical Dynamic response of A Nonuniform Beam", Proceedings of the First International Conference, MATHMOD VIENNA, Technical University, Vienna, Austria, February 2-4. |

[12] | T-P. Chang, (1995) "Random Vibration Analysis of A Nonlinear Beam Subjected To A Moving Load", Proceedings of the Tenth International Conference on Mathematical and Computer Modeling, Boston, Massachusetts, U.S.A. July 5-8. |

[13] | T-P. Chang, (1995) "Free Vibration Analysis of Mass-Loaded Rectangular Composite Laminates With Mixed Boundaries", Proceedings of the Tenth International Conference on Mathematical and Computer Modeling, Boston, Massachusetts, U.S.A. July 5-8. |

[14] | T-P. Chang and J-Y. Liang, (1996) "Free and Forced Vibration Analysis of Postbuckled Delaminated Beam-Plates", Proceedings of the Third International Conference on Composite Engineering, New Orleans, Louisiana, U.S.A., July 21-26. |

[15] | T-P. Chang and H-C. Chang, (1996) "Stochastic Dynamic Response Analysis of Rectangular Plates", Proceedings of the Third Conference on Structural Engineering, Kenting, Taiwan, September 1-3. |

[16] | T-P. Chang and C-Y. Hu, (1997) "Vibration Analysis of Postbuckled Delaminated Composite Plates", Proceedings of the Fourth International Conference on Composite Engineering, Hawaii, U.S.A., July 6-12. |

[17] | T-P. Chang and H-C. Chang, (1997) "Probabilistic Finite Element Analysis of Nonlinear Shell structures", Proceedings of the Fourth U.S. Congress on Computational Mechanics, University of California, Berkeley, U.S.A., August 6-8. |

[18] | T-P. Chang and H-C. Chang, (1997) "Stochastic Finite Element Analysis of Geometrically Nonlinear Shell structures", Proceedings of the Seventh International Conference on Structural Safety and Reliability, Kyoto, Japan, November 24-28. |

[19] | T-P. Chang, (1998) "Stochastic Finite Element Analysis of A Rectangular Plate", Proceedings of the ASCE, 12th Engineering Mechanics Conference, San Diego, U.S.A., May 17-20. |

[20] | T-P. Chang and H-C. Chang, (1998) "Stochastic FEM Analysis of Nonlinear Shell Structures", Proceedings of the Fifth International Conference on Composite Engineering, Las Vegas, U.S.A., July 5-11. |

[21] | T-P. Chang and H-C Chang, (1999) "Random Vibration Analysis of Nonlinear Shell Structures", Proceedings of the European Conference on Computational Mechanics, Munich, Germany, August 31-September 3. |

[22] | T-P. Chang, (2000) "Vibration Analysis of Beams Carrying a Two Degree-of-Freedom Spring-Mass System", Proceedings of the Seventh International Conference on Composite Engineering, Denver, U.S.A., July 2-8. |

[23] | T-P. Chang, (2002) "Vibration Analysis of Immersed Non-Uniform Column Carrying A Tip Mass", Proceedings of the Ninth International Conference on Composite Engineering, San Diego, U.S.A., July 1-6. |

[24] | M-F. Liu and T-P. Chang, (2002 ) "Vibration Analysis of a Beam with General Boundary Conditions in a Magnetic Field Subjected to a Axial Load and External Force ", Proceedings of the 26th National Conference on Theoretical and Applied Mechanics, Hu-Wei, Taiwan, ROC. December 20-21. |

[25] | C-C. Yu, C-T. Wu and T-P. Chang, (2002) "On the Direct Analysis Method with Combined Mindlin Plate Element and Plane Stress Element ", Proceedings of the 26th National Conference on Theoretical and Applied Mechanics, Hu-Wei, Taiwan, ROC. December 20-21. |

[26] | T-P. Chang, (2003) "Vibration Analysis of A Restrained Beam With Concentrated Masses, Springs and Viscous Dampers ", Proceedings of the Tenth International Conference on Composites/Nano Engineering, New Orleans, U.S.A., July 20-26. |

[27] | C-C. Yu, C-T. Wu and T-P. Chang, (2003) "A Direct Method On the Analysis of Steady State Residual Strains in a Steel Joint Subjected to Cyclic Loads", Proceedings of the ASME Pressure Vessels and Piping Conference, Cleveland, Ohio, U.S.A., July 20-24. |

[28] | M-F. Liu and T-P. Chang, (2003) "Vibration Analysis of a Non-Uniform Rectangular Plate in Contact With Fluid", Proceedings of the 20th Conference on Mechanical Engineering, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC, December 5-6. |

[29] | C-C. Yu, C-T. Wu and T-P. Chang, (2003) "Strength Deduction of the Reduced Beam Section Moment Connection Subjected to Earthquake Loads ", Proceedings of the 27th National Conference on Theoretical and Applied Mechanics, Tainan, Taiwan, ROC, December 12-13. |

[30] | T-P. Chang and M-F. Liu, (2003) "Evaluation of Non-Linear System Parameters by Stochastic Spectral Method ", Proceedings of the 27th National Conference on Theoretical and Applied Mechanics, Tainan, Taiwan, ROC, December 12-13. |

[31] | T-P. Chang, (2004) "Dynamic Response Analysis of A Fixed-Fixed Beam With Internal Hinge Subjected To A Moving Oscillator With Random Parameters", Proceedings of 7th International Conference on Motion and Vibration Control, St. Louis, MO, USA, August 8-11. |

[32] | T-P. Chang and M-F. Liu, (2004) "Vibration Analysis of A Clamped-Clamped Beam With Axial Load and Magnetic Field", Proceedings of 7th International Conference on Computational Structures Technology, Lisbon, Portugal, September 7-9. |

[33] | T-P. Chang, G-L. Lin and H-W. O (2004) "Dynamic Response Analysis of A Beam Subjected to a Random Moving Oscillator ", Proceedings of the 28th National Conference on Theoretical and Applied Mechanics, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC, December 3-4. |

[34] | T-P. Chang and G-L. Lin, (2004) "An Elastic Model for Non-Brownian Motion of Nanoparticles ", Proceedings of the 28th National Conference on Theoretical and Applied Mechanics, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC, December 3-4. |

[35] | T-P. Chang and M-F. Liu, (2005) "Elastic Model for Non-Brownian Motion of Nanoparticles ", Proceedings of the Twelfth International Conference on Composites/Nano Engineering, Tenerife, Spain, August 1-6. |

[36] | T-P. Chang, H-W. O and M-F. Liu, (2005) "Vehicle-Passenger-Structure Interaction of A Bridge Subjected to A Random Moving Vehicle ", Proceedings of the 29th National Conference on Theoretical and Applied Mechanics, Hsinchu, Taiwan, ROC, December 16-17. |

[37] | M-F. Liu and T-P. Chang (2005) "Mathematical Modeling and Investigation of A Magneto-Elastic Beam Subjected To Alternating Axial Loads", Proceedings of the 29th National Conference on Theoretical and Applied Mechanics, Hsinchu, Taiwan, ROC, December 16-17. |

[38] | T-P. Chang and M-F. Liu, (2006) "Random Vibration Analysis of Vehicle-Bridge Interaction", Proceedings of the Fourteenth International Conference on Composites/Nano Engineering, Boulder, Colorado, USA, July 2-8. |

[39] | T-P. Chang, H-W. O and M-F. Liu, (2007) "Random Vibration Analysis of Vehicle-Bridge Interaction", Proceedings of the Seventh International Conference on Computational & Experimental Engineering and Sciences, Miami, Florida, USA, January 3-8. |

[40] | T-P. Chang, (2007) "Statistical Response of A Simplified Nonlinear Fluid Model Under Random Parameters", Proceedings of ASME, DETC 2007 , Las Vegas, Nevada, USA, September 4-7. |

[41] | T-P. Chang , (2007) "Enhancement on Disaster Prevention and Mitigation in Kaohsiung City", 6th International Symposium on New Technologies for Urban Safety for Mega Cities in Asia, Dhaka, Bangladesh, December 9-10. |

[42] | T-P. Chang and M-F. Liu, (2007) "Nonlinear Vibration Analysis of A Fluid-Loaded Plate Subjected To An Inclined Magnetic Field", Proceedings of the 31th National Conference on Theoretical and Applied Mechanics, Kaohsiung, Taiwan, ROC, December 21-22. |

[43] | T-P. Chang and M-F. Liu, (2008) "Nonlinear Vibration Analysis of A Fluid-Loaded Plate In Magnetic Field", Proceedings of the Eighth International Conference on Computational & Experimental Engineering and Sciences, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA, March 16-21. |

[44] | M-F. Liu and T-P. Chang, (2008) "Deformation Analysis for the Magneto-electro-elastic Laminates by Adopting Thin Plate Theory", Proceedings of PIERS ( Progress In Electromagnetics Research Symposium), MIT, Boston, USA, July 2-6. |

[45] | T-P. Chang, (2008) "Risk Assessment of Global-Scale Natural Disaster", 7th International Symposium on New Technologies for Urban Safety for Mega Cities in Asia, Beijing, China, October 21-22. |

[46] | T-P. Chang and M-F. Liu, (2008) "Vibration Analysis of Multi-Walled Carbon Nanotubes with Fluid", Proceedings of ASME, IMECE 2008, Boston, Massachusetts, USA, October 31-November 6. |

[47] | M-F. Liu, T-P. Chang and Y-H. Wang, (2008) "Free Vibration of Orthotropic Rectangular Plates with Tapered Varying Thickness and Winkler Spring Foundation" Proceedings of the 32th National Conference on Theoretical and Applied Mechanics, Chiayi, Taiwan, ROC, November 28-29. |

[48] | M-F. Liu, T-P. Chang and Y-H. Wang, (2009) "Vibrations of Orthotropic Rectangular Plates with Tapered Varying Thickness and Winkler Spring Foundation", Proceedings of the Ninth International Conference on Computational & Experimental Engineering and Sciences, Phuket, Thailand, April 8-13. |

[49] | M-F. Liu and T-P. Chang (2009) "On the Governing Equations for the Vibration Problem of the Transversely Isotropic Magneto-Electro-Elastic Rectangular Plate", Proceedings of the Seventeenth International Conference on Composites/Nano Engineering, Hawaii, USA, July 26-31. |

[50] | M-F. Liu, T-P. Chang and D-Y, Zeng, (2009) "The Interactive Vibration Behavior in A Suspension System Under Moving Vehicle Loads and Vertical Seismic Excitations" Proceedings of the 33th National Conference on Theoretical and Applied Mechanics, Miaoli, Taiwan, ROC, November 13-14. |

[51] | T-P. Chang and M-F. Liu, (2010) "Small Scale Effect On Flow-Induced Instability Of Double-Walled Carbon Nanotubes Using Elastic Shell Model", Proceedings of the Tenth International Conference on Computational & Experimental Engineering and Sciences, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA, March 28-April 1. |

[52] | T-P. Chang and M-F. Liu, (2010) "Small Scale Effect on Instability of Double-Walled Carbon Nanotubes Conveying Fluid", Proceedings of the IV European Conference on Computational Mechanics, Paris, France, May 16-21. |

[53] | T-P. Chang and M-F. Liu, (2010) "Thermal-Nonlocal Vibration And Instability of Single-Walled Carbon Nanotubes Conveying Fluid" Proceedings of the 34th National Conference on Theoretical and Applied Mechanics, Douliou, Taiwan, ROC, November 19-20. |

[54] | Q-J. Yeh and T-P. Chang, (2011) "Managerial Career Learning in Engineering: An Integrated Approach", Proceedings of 2011 IEEE International Technology Management Conference, San Jose, CA, USA, June 27-30. |

[55] | T-P. Chang, (2011) "Thermal-Mechanical Vibration And Instability Of A Fluid-Conveying Single-Walled Carbon Nanotube Based On Nonlocal Elasticity Theory", Proceedings of the 2011 International Conference on Scientific Computing, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA, July 18-21. |

[56] | M-F. Liu and T-P. Chang (2011) "Magneto-Electro-Elastic Modeling For The Single-Walled Carbon Nanotubes Based On Euler Beam Theory", Proceedings of the Nineteenth International Conference on Composites/Nano Engineering, Shanghai, China, July 24-30. |

### Publications: Books/Book Chapters

[1] | M-F. Liu and T-P. Chang, (2009) "On the Transverse Vibration of A Transversely Isotropic Magneto-electro-elastic Plate by Adopting the Thin-Plate Theory", Expert Commentary, pp. 5-20. In: Mechanical Vibrations: Measurement, Effects and Control, Editor: Robert C. Sapri, Nova Science Publishers, Inc. |