Shih-Hsien Yang
Tainan, Taiwan, China
Member ID 3510
Member since Feb 06, 2023
Status Active


Ph.D. Civil Engineering University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, IL
MS Civil Engineering Virginia Tech, VA
Associate Professor, National Cheng Kung University
Assistant Professor, National Cheng Kung University
Project Engineer, NCE Inc.
1. Wiranata, Didi Yuda; Yang, Shih-Hsien*, Akgul, Cagla Meral; Ho, Yu Hsien; Muhammad, Zilzaludin. Use of coal ash cement stabilized material as pavement base material: Laboratory characterization and field evaluation, Construction and Building Materials, V344(15), 128055.
2. Nam Hoai Tran, Shih-Hsien Yang, Calista Y Tsai, Nien Chia Yang, Chih-Ming Chang (2021, Dec). Developing Transportation Livability-Related Indicators for Green Urban Road Rating System in Taiwan. Sustainability, 13(24), 14016. (SCI).
3. Susanto, H.A., Yang, SH. & Duc, M.A. Performance Evaluation of Geogrid in Flexible Pavement Using Mechanical-Empirical Design Approach. Int. J. Pavement Res. Technol. (2021).
4. Susanto, H.A., Yang, SH., Kao, CT. et al. Effect of Viscoelastic Material in Hot Mix Asphalt Rutting Performance Correlation Using Different Wheel-Tracking Test. Int. J. Pavement Res. Technol. (2021).
5. Jihanny, J., Subagio, B. S., Yang, S. H., Karsaman, R. H., & Hariyadi, E. S. (2021). the Overload Impact on Design Life of Flexible Pavement. International Journal of GEOMATE, 20(78), 65–72.
6. Tran, N.H., Yang, SH. Comparative analysis of materials and energy between sustainable roadway rating systems. Int. J. Pavement Res. Technol. 14, 1–12 (2021).
7. Nam Hoai Tran, Shih-Hsien Yang & Tailin Huang (2021) Comparative analysis of traffic-and-transportation-planning-related indicators in sustainable transportation infrastructure rating systems, International Journal of Sustainable Transportation, 15:3, 203-216, (SSCI, 13/36, Transportation).IF=2.586.
8. Sainan Xie, Junyan Yi, Hengting Wang, Shih-Hsien Yang, Meng Xu & Decheng Feng (2020). Mechanical response analysis of transverse crack treatment of asphalt pavement based on DEM, International Journal of Pavement Engineering,
9. Yang, S.H., Christianto, F.W. and Ho, C.H., 2020. Preliminary Development of an ME-Based Wearing Model for the Conductor Rail in MCTS. Journal of Infrastructure Systems, 26(4), p.04020034. (10.1061/(ASCE)IS.1943-555X.0000560). (SCIE, 75/132, Engineering-Civil).=1.538
10. Yiming Zhu, Junyan Yi, Meng Xu, Zhuo Chen, Shih-Hsien Yang, Decheng Feng (2019, Sep). Quantum chemical simulation and laboratory testing of the curing mechanism and performance of resin bio-oil. International Journal of Pavement Engineering, 1-20. (SCIE, 8/33, Material Science, Characterization and Testing).IF=2.298
11. Hery Awan Susanto Shih-Hsien Yang Huan-Hsun Chou (2019, Apr). Mechanical Properties Of Thin Surface Treatment For Pavement Maintenance. The Baltic Journal of Road and Bridge Engineering, 14(2), 136-157. (SCIE, 106/128, Engineering-Civil). MOST 106-2622-8-006-018. IF=0.771
12. Shih-Hsien Yang*, Firmansyah Rachman, Hery Awan Susanto (2018, Aug). Effect of Moisture in Aggregate on Adhesive Properties of Warm-Mix Asphalt. Construction and Building Materials, 190, 1295-1307. (SCIE, 11/128, Building and Construction). IF=4.046
13. Andrew S. Chang, Hsiao J. Chang, Calista Y. Tsai, Shih H. Yang, Steve T. Muench (2018, Aug). Strategy of indicator incorporation for roadway sustainability certification. Journal of Cleaner Production, 203, 836-847. (SCIE, 18/251, Environmental Sciences). IF=6.395
14. Shih-Hsien Yang*, Jack Yen Hung Liu, Nam Hoai Tran (2018, Jul). Multi-Criteria Life Cycle Approach to Develop Weighting of Sustainability Indicators for Pavement. Sustainability, 10(7), 2325. (SCIE, 105/251, Environmental Sciences). IF=2.592
15. Shih-Hsien Yang*, Chien-Wei Huang, Yi-Ning Sun, Hery Awan Susanto (2018, Mar). The development of the Scaled Accelerated Loading Simulator facility and transfer functions to the full-scale pavement using theory of similitude by finite element analysis. International Journal of Pavement Research and Technology, in press. (EI).
16. Shih-Hsien Yang*, Try Suciptan (2016, Mar). Rheological behavior of Japanese cedar-based biobinder as partial replacement for bituminous binder. Construction and Building Materials, 114,127-33. (SCIE, 11/125,Engineering-Civil). MOST 101-2218-E-006-018. IF=3.196
17. Shih-Hsien Yang*, Li-Chun Lee (2016, Feb). Characterizing the chemical and rheological properties of severely aged reclaimed asphalt pavement materials with high recycling rate. Construction and Building Materials, 111, 139-146. (SCIE, 11/125,Engineering-Civil). IF=3.196
18. Chen, H.C., S.H. Yang*, Y.W. Liu, P.C.Sun, D.F. Lin (2013, Aug). Development of Green Paving Technology for Urban Roads. Advanced Materials Research , 723, 601-608. (EI).
19. Yang, S.H.*, Keita, A. (2013, Aug). Preliminary Evaluation of Field Aging Characteristic of Warm Mix Asphalt. Advanced Materials Research , 723, 149-156. (EI).
20. Yang, S-H, I.L. Al-Qadi*, McGraw, J., Masson, J-F, and KcGhee, K.M (2010, Aug). Thresholds Identification and Field Validation of the Performance Based Guidelines for the Selection of Hot-Poured Crack Sealants. Journal of Transportation Research Record, 87-95. (SCI, 78/118, ENGINEERING, CIVIL).
21. Al-Qadi, I. L., S. Dessouky and S-H Yang (2010, Mar). Linear Viscoelastic Constitutive Model Development for Hot-Poured Crack Sealants at Low Temperature. ASCE Journal of Materials in Civil Engineering,, 996-1004. (SCI, 22/56, CONSTRUCTION & BUILDING TECHNOLOGY).
22. Faheem, A.F., Bahia, H., S-H Yang, and I. L. Al-Qadi (2010, Mar). Evaluation of Rigden Fractional Voids Test Method and the Relation to Mastic Viscosity. Journal of the Association of Asphalt Paving Technologists, 1-25. (EI).
23. Al-Qadi, I. L., S-H Yang, E. Fini, J-F Masson, and K. McGhee, “Performance Based Specification Guidelines for the Selection of Bituminous-Based Hot-Poured Crack Sealants,” The Journal of Associate of Asphalt Paving Technologist, Vol. 78, 2009, pp. 491-532.
24. Yang, S- H, and I. L. Al-Qadi, “A Modified Direct Tension Test (DTT) for Bituminous Crack Sealant Characterization at Low Temperature,” The Journal of the AAPT, Vol 77, 2008, pp. 107-142.
25. Elseifi, M. A., I. L. Al-Qadi, S-H Yang, and S. H. Carpenter, “Validity of Asphalt Binder Film Thickness Concept in Hot-Mix Asphalt,” The Journal of Transportation Research Record, No. 2057, Transportation Research Board of the National Academies, Washington, DC, Oct 2008, pp 37-45.
26. Al-Qadi, I. L, S-H Yang, S. Dessouky, J-F. Masson “Low Temperature Characterization of Hot-Poured Crack Sealant Using Modified SHRP Direct Tensile Tester,” Journal of the Transportation Research Record, No. 1991, Transportation Research Board of the National Academies, Washington, DC, Oct 2007, pp. 109-118.
27. Al-Qadi, I.L, S-H Yang, S. Dessouky, J.F. Masson, A. Loulizi, and M. Elseifi, “Development of Crack Sealant Bending Beam Rheometer (CSBBR) Testing to Characterize Hot-Poured Bituminous Crack Sealant at Low Temperature,” The Journal of AAPT, Vol. 76, 2007, pp. 85-122.
28. Yang, S-H. and I. L. Al-Qadi, “Cost-Effectives of Using Geotextiles in Flexible Pavements,” Geosynthetics International Journal, Vol. 13, No. 1, 2007, pp. 2-12.
29. Elseifi, M.A., S.H. Dessouky, I.L. Al-Qadi, S-H Yang, Viscoelastic Model to Describe Mechanical Response of Bituminous Sealants at Low Temperature, Journal of the Transportation Research Record, No. 1958, Transportation Research Board of the National Academies, Washington, DC, 2006, pp. 82-89.

Research Interests

LCA of construction materials
Sustainability of Infrastructure