Dr. Lee Yeong Huei

Dr. Lee Yeong Huei
PhD, B Eng (Hons.)
Lecturer
Civil & Construction Engineering

Contact Details
Telephone: + 60 85 443939 Extn: 2469
Fax: +60 85 443837
Location: Skylark 3 (SK3) Room 439
Email: yeong.huei@curtin.edu.my

Academic History

  • PhD (Civil Engineering), 2010-2015
    Faculty of Civil Engineering, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, Johor
  • B.Eng(Hons) Civil Engineering 2006-2010
    Faculty of Civil Engineering, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, Johor

Research Interest

  • Cold-formed Steel design
  • Connection design
  • Structural analysis
  • Light-weight foamed concrete
  • Fire engineering

Books/ Book Chapters

  1. Boon Eng Law, Yeong Huei Lee, Shahrin Mohammad. Numerical Investigation for Cold-formed Steel Bolted Angle Connection. Research on Cold-formed Steel Structures. Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, Malaysia (2015) pp. 1-18.
  2. Eng Tong Low, Yeong Huei Lee, Shahrin Mohammad. Numerical Investigation on Gusset Plate Joints for Cold-formed Steel Structures. Research on Cold-formed Steel Structures. Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, Malaysia (2015) pp. 19-34.
  3. Muhammad Hafiz bin Idris, Sariffuddin Saad, Yeong Huei Lee, Shahrin Mohammad. Analysis of Cold-formed Steel Connection between Beam and Column using Finite Element Method. Structural Behaviour of Innovative Constructional Steel. Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, Malaysia (2016) pp. 29-39.
  4. Ahmad Firdaus, Ramli Abdullah, Shahrin Mohammad, Yeong Huei Lee. Performance of Welded Independent Bent-Up Bars as Shear Reinforcement. Structural Behaviour of Innovative Constructional Steel. Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, Malaysia (2016) pp. 57-77.
  5. Izyan Syahirah Hasanuddin, Yeong Huei Lee and Siong Kang Lim. Mechanical Properties of 4:1 Cement-sand Ratio Foamed Concrete Interact with Cold-formed Steel. Researches on Lightweight Foamed Concrete. Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, Malaysia (2017) pp. 31-42.
  6. Nor Inayah Shahidan, Shahrin Mohammad and Yeong Huei Lee. Mechanical Properties of 5:1 Cement-sand Ratio Foamed Concrete Interact with Cold-formed Steel. Researches on Lightweight Foamed Concrete. Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, Malaysia (2017) pp. 43-52.
  7. Yeong Huei Lee, Cher Siang Tan & Shahrin Mohammad. Design of Cold-Formed Steel Bolted Connection using Numerical Approach. ISBN: 9789835214356 (2017), Penerbit UTM, Skudai, Johor.
  8. Shahrin Mohammad, Mahmood Md Tahir, Ahmad Baharuddin Abd Rahman, Yeong Huei Lee, Cher Siang Tan. Design of Steel Structures: Eurocode Made Simple. Submitted revised gallery proof version to UTM Press, ready for publication.
  9. Shahrin Mohammad, Mahmood Md Tahir, Ahmad Baharuddin Abd Rahman, Yeong Huei Lee, Cher Siang Tan and Poi Ngian Shek. Structural Steel Design with Eurocode 3: Work Examples for Open Section. Author revision submission.

Journal Papers

  1. Yeong-Huei Lee, Yee-Ling Lee, Cher-Siang Tan. Experimental Investigation on Cold-formed Steel Beams under Pure Bending. Jurnal Teknologi (Sciences & Engineering), 58 (2012) pp.13-20.
  2. Lee Yeong Huei, Tan Cher Siang, Mahmood Tahir, Shahrin Mohammad. Numerical Modelling and Validation of Light Gauge Steel Top-seat Flange-cleat Connection. Journal of Vibroengineering. vol. 14:3 (2012), pp. 1104-1112.
  3. Yeong-Huei Lee, Cher-Siang Tan, Yee-Ling Lee, Mahmood Tahir, Poi-Ngian Shek. Numerical modelling of stiffness and strength behaviour of top-seat flange-cleat connection for cold-formed double channel sections. Advanced Mechanics and Materials. 284-287 (2013), pp. 1426-1430.
  4. Yee-Ling Lee, Cher-Siang Tan, Yeong-Huei Lee, Shahrin Mahommad, Mahmood Tahir, Poi-Ngian Shek. Effective Steel Area of Fully Embedded Cold-formed Steel Frame in Composite Slab System under Pure Bending. Advanced Mechanics and Materials. 284-287 (2013), pp. 1300-1304.
  5. Cher-Siang Tan, Yeong-Huei Lee, Yee-Ling Lee, Shahrin Mohammad, Arizu Sulaiman, Mahmood Md Tahir, Poi-Ngian Shek. Numerical Simulation of Cold-Formed Steel Top-Seat Flange Cleat Connection. Jurnal Teknologi (Sciences & Engineering), 61:3 (2013) pp.63-71.
  6. Yeong-Huei Lee, Cher-Siang Tan, Mahmood Tahir, Shahrin Mohammad, Poi-Ngian Shek, Yee-Ling Lee. Influence of Angle Thickness towards Stiffness and Strength Prediction for Cold-formed Steel Top-seat Flange Cleat Connection. Advanced Mechanics and Materials. 479-480 (2014), pp. 1144-1148
  7. Yeong Huei Lee, Cher Siang Tan, Shahrin Mohammad, Mahmood Md. Tahir, Poi Ngian Shek. Review on Cold-formed Steel Connections. The Scientific World Journal, vol. 2014, Article ID 951216, 11 pages, 2014.
  8. Yeong Huei Lee, Shahrin Mohammad, Yee Ling Lee. Numerical Investigation on Column Flange Thickness for Cold-formed Steel Top-seat Flange Cleat Connection. Advanced Mechanics and Materials. 764-765, pp.1104-1108, 2015.
  9. Yeong Huei Lee, Shahrin Mohammad, Yee Ling Lee. Comparison on Section Properties and Flexural behaviour for Cold-formed Steel Built-up Section. Advanced Mechanics and Materials. 735, pp. 80-84, 2015.
  10. Cher Siang Tan, Yee Ling Lee, Shahrin Mohammad, Siong Kang Lim, Yeong Huei Lee. Interaction between Cold-formed steel and Lightweight Foamed Concrete with Various Cement Content. Malaysian Journal of Civil Engineering (MJCE). 27 special issue (1), pp. 115-127, 2015.
  11. Yeong Huei Lee, Cher Siang Tan, Shahrin Mohammad, James B. P. Lim, Ross Johnston. Numerical Study of Joint Behaviour for Top-seat Flange Cleat Connection in Cold-formed Steel Structures. Scientia Iranica Transaction B: Mechanical Engineering. 22(4): 1554-1566, 2015.
  12. Cher Siang Tan, Yee Ling Lee, Shahrin Mohammad, Siong Kang Lim, Yeong Huei Lee. Flexural Behaviour of Floor Panel System with Embedded Cold-formed Steel Frames as Reinforcement. Jurnal Teknologi (Sciences & Engineering), 74(4): 39-44, 2015.
  13. Yeong-Huei Lee, Cher-Siang Tan, Shahrin Mohammad, Yee Ling Lee. Mechanical Properties Prediction for Cold-formed Steel Angle Connection with Various Cleat Thickness. Jurnal Teknologi (Sciences & Engineering). 74(4): 52-59, 2015.
  14. Yeong Huei Lee, Cher Siang Tan, Shahrin Mohammad. In-plane Sway Behaviour of Slender Cold-formed Steel Bolted Frames. Thin-Walled Structures, 114:11-21, 2017.
  15. Yeong Huei Lee, Poi Ngian Shek, Shahrin Mohammad. Structural Performance of Reinforced Interlocking Blocks Column. Construction and Building Materials, 142:469-481, 2017.
  16. Bishir Kado, Shahrin Mohammad, Yeong Huei Lee, Poi Ngian Shek, Mariyana Aida Ab Kadir. Temperature Analysis of Steel Hollow Column Exposed to Standard Fire. Journal of Structural Technology, 3(1): 1-8, 2018.
  17. Ma Chau Khun, Muhd Fauzy Sulaiman, Abdullah Zawawi Awang, Reyes Garcia, Wahid Omar, Kypros Pilakoutas, Lee Yeong Huei, Shahrin Mohammad. Design of Steel-strapped, high-strength Concrete Columns subject to Unequal End Moments. Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers – Structures and Buildings, 171(4):273-282, 2018.
  18. Yeong Huei Lee, Ming Han Lim, Yee Ling Lee, Yee Yong Lee, Cher Siang Tan, Shahrin Mohammad & Chau Khun Ma. Compressive Strength of Lightweight Foamed Concrete with Charcoal as a Sand Replacement. Indian Journal of Engineering and Materials Sciences, 25(1):98-108, 2018.
  19. Bishir Kado, Shahrin Mohammad, Yeong Huei Lee, Poi Ngian Shek, Mariyana Aida Ab. Kadir. Effect of Curing Method on Properties of Lightweight Foamed Concrete. International Journal of Engineering & Technology, 7(2.29):927-932, 2018.
  20. Bishir Kado, Shahrin Mohammad, Yeong Huei Lee, Poi Ngian Shek, Mariyana Aida Ab. Kadir & Fadhluhartini Muftah. Review on Column Fire Resistance Design for Concrete Filled Steel Tube. Jurnal Teknologi, 80(6): 169-179, 2018.

Conference Papers

  1. Lee Yeong Huei, Lee Yee Ling, Tan Cher Siang. Analytical Investigation of cold-formed steel double channel beam section design between British Standard and Eurocode. Proceeding of National Seminar on Civil Engineering (SEPKA). Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, Malaysia (2011) pp. 125-136.
  2. Yeong-Huei Lee, Cher-Siang Tan, Yee-Ling Lee, Mahmood Tahir, Poi-Ngian Shek. Numerical Modelling of Top-seat Flange-cleat Connection in Light Steel Framing. Proceedings of Joint Conference of 8th Asia Pacific Structural Engineering and Construction Conference (APSEC) and 1st International Conference on Civil Engineering Research (ICCER). Surabaya, Indonesia. 2-4 October 2012, pp. 96-100.
  3. Yee-Ling Lee, Cher-Siang Tan, Yeong-Huei Lee, Shahrin Mohammad, Poi-Ngian Shek. Flexural Behaviour of Composite Slab Panel with Cold-formed Steel Section. Proceedings of Joint Conference of 8th Asia Pacific Structural Engineering and Construction Conference (APSEC) and 1st International Conference on Civil Engineering Research (ICCER). Surabaya, Indonesia. 2-4 October 2012, pp. 162-166.
  4. Yee-Ling Lee, Cher-Siang Tan, Yeong-Huei Lee, Shahrin Mohammad. Quick Installation Composite Slab System for Prefabricated Structures. Sustainable Built Environment for Now and the Future (SBE), Hanoi, Vietnam 26-27 March 2013. pp. 453-460.
  5. Yeong-Huei Lee, Cher-Siang Tan, Yee-Ling Lee, Muhd Zaimi Abd Majid. Dry Wall Construction in Light Steel Framing. Sustainable Built Environment for Now and the Future (SBE 2013), Hanoi, Vietnam, 26-27 March 2013, pp. 461-466.
  6. Yee Ling Lee, Cher Siang Tan, Shahrin Mohammad, Siong Kang Lim, Yeong Huei Lee, Poi Ngain Shek. Flexural Behaviour of Slab Panel with Embedded Cold-formed Steel Frame as Reinforcement. Proceeding GEOCON 2013 The 9th International Conference on Geothechnical and Transportation Engineering Geotropika 2013 and The 1st Internation Conference on Construction and Building Engineering ICONBUILD 2013. Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, Malaysia. ID239.
  7. Yeong-Huei Lee, Cher-Siang Tan, Mahmood Md Tahir, Shahrin Mohammad, Yee-Ling Lee. Report on Lateral Sway Test of Non-Compact Light Steel Frame. National Seminar on Civil Engineering (SEPKA 2014). Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, Malaysia. Paper ID: M12.
  8. Yee-Ling Lee, Cher-Siang Tan, Shahrin Mohammad, Siong Kang Lim, Yeong-Huei Lee. Laboratory Test on Various Cement Content in Lightweight Foamed Concrete and its Interaction with Cold-formed Steel. National Seminar on Civil Engineering (SEPKA 2014). Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, Malaysia. Paper ID: M13.
  9. Benny Chan, Mohd Syahrul Hisham Mohd Sani, Cher Siang Tan, Yeong Huei Lee, Shahrin Mohammad & Mohd Hanim Osman. Experimental Investigation on Flexural Behaviour with Cold-formed Steel Cut-curved Channel. 9th Asia Pacific Structural Engineering and Construction Conference & 8th ASEAN Civil Engineering Conference. Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur Campus. 3-5 November 2015. Pp. 175-179.
  10. Ping Hau Tam, Mohd Syahrul Hisham Mohd Sani, Cher Siang Tan, Yeong Huei Lee, Arizu Sulaiman & Poi Ngian Shek. Force and Deformation Behaviour of Roof Truss System with Cold-formed Steel Channel Section. 9th Asia Pacific Structural Engineering and Construction Conference & 8th ASEAN Civil Engineering Conference. Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur Campus. 3-5 November 2015. Pp. 180-189.
  11. Shek Poin Ngian & Lee Yeong Huei. Capacity of the interlocking Stub Column with Cement Mortar Infill under Axial Compression Load. 9th Asia Pacific Structural Engineering and Construction Conference & 8th ASEAN Civil Engineering Conference. Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur Campus. 3-5 November 2015, pp. 190-194.
  12. Shahrin Mohammad, Yeong Huei Lee, Cher Siang Tan, Chang Saar Chai, Mohd Hanim Osman, Sariffuddin Saad, Yusof Ahmad, Baderul Hisham Ahmad, Mohd Yunus Ishak, Norhidayah Abdul Hassan, Ches Ros Ismail and Mohd Nur Asmawisham Alel. Readiness of Faculty Members for Civil Engineering in MOOC implementation. The 6th Regional Conference on Engineering Education (RCEE) 2016. Paper registration no.: 1570263708. 9-10 August 2016.
  13. Yusof Ahmad, Shahrin Mohammad, Mohd Nur Asmawisham Alel, Azman Kassim, Mohd Hanim Osman, Yeong Huei Lee, Sariffuddin Saad, Baderul Hisham Ahmad, Che Ros Ismail, Mohd Yunus Ishak, Norhidayah Abdul Hassan, Cher Siang Tan. Civil Engineering Exit Test. The 6th Regional Conference on Engineering Education (RCEE) 2016. 9-10 August 2016.
  14. Yeong Huei Lee, Shahrin Mohammad, Ming Han Lim, Yee Ling Lee, Yee Yong Lee, Cher Siang Tan & Chau Khun Ma. Compressive Strength of Charcoal-filled Lightweight Foamed Concrete. International Multi-Conference on Engineering and Technology Innovation (IMETI) 2016. Paper registration no.: G6014. 28 October – 01 November 2016.
  15. Shahrin Mohammad, Ahmad Baharuddin Abd Rahman, Yeong Huei Lee, Chau Khun Ma, Ahmad Zaidon Rais and Sariffuddin Saad. Detail Finite Element Formulations for Nonlinear Semi-rigid Steel Frame. International Conference on Construction and Building Engineering (ICONBUILD) 2017, Paper ID: SCE-019, Palembang, Indonesia, 14-17 August 2017.
  16. Yee Yong Lee, Yeong Huei Lee, Shahrin Mohammad, Poi Ngian Shek and Chau Khun Ma. Thermal characteristics of a residential house in a new township in Johor Bahru. Global Congress on Construction, Material and Structural Engineering (GCoMSE) 2017, Paper ID: GCoMSE2017-062, Johor Bahru, Malaysia, 28-29 August 2017. IOP Conference Series: Materials Science and Engineering, 271:012027, 2017.
  17. Bishir Kado, Shahrin Mohammad, Yeong Huei Lee, Poi Ngian Shek and Mariyana Aida Ab. Kadir. Experimental investigation on temperature distribution of foamed concrete filled steel tube column under standard fire. The 4th International Conference on Civil and Environmental Engineering for Sustainability (IConCEES 2017), Paper ID: 2503, 4-5 December 2017. IOP Conference Series: Earth and Environmental Science, 140:012136, 2018.

Professional Associations

  • Student Member, Institute of Engineers Malaysia, 2009-2011
  • Member (72582A), Registered to Board of Engineers Malaysia.
  • Graduate Member (35704), Institute of Engineers Malaysia, 2012 to present
  • Corporate member (M0563), Concrete Society of Malaysia

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