Professional Education


  • Doctor of Philosophy, Stanford University, CEE-PHD (2021)
  • Master of Science, Stanford University, CEE-MS (2017)
  • Bachelor of Civil Engineering, Tongji University, Civil Engineering (2015)

Stanford Advisors


All Publications


  • Site-specific adjustment framework for incremental dynamic analysis (SAF-IDA) Earthquake Spectra Zhong, K., Chandramohan, R., Baker, J. W., Deierlein, G. G. 2022
  • Ground Motion Selection Using Code-Compliant Conditional Mean Spectra: Effects of Conditioning Period and Amplitude Constraints The 12th U.S. National Conference on Earthquake Engineering Bassman, T., Zhong, K., Baker, J. W. 2022
  • Seismic Design Strategies for Bridge Columns Under Earthquake Duration Effects The 12th U.S. National Conference on Earthquake Engineering Zhong, K., Deierlein, G. G. 2022
  • Site-specific Adjustment Framework for IDA (SAF-IDA) for Regional Earthquake Damage and Loss Simulation The 12th U.S. National Conference on Earthquake Engineering Zhong, K., Chandramohan, R., Baker, J. W., Deierlein, G. G. 2022
  • Influence of High-Strength Reinforcing Bars on Seismic Safety of Concrete Frames ACI STRUCTURAL JOURNAL Zhong, K., Ghannoum, W. M., Deierlein, G. G. 2021; 118 (5): 299-311

    View details for DOI 10.14359/51732865

    View details for Web of Science ID 000696225400024

  • Tall building performance-based seismic design using SCEC broadband platform site-specific ground motion simulations EARTHQUAKE ENGINEERING & STRUCTURAL DYNAMICS Zhong, K., Lin, T., Deierlein, G. G., Graves, R. W., Silva, F., Luco, N. 2020

    View details for DOI 10.1002/eqe.3364

    View details for Web of Science ID 000579553200001

  • Influence of High Strength Reinforcing Steel on Seismic Performance of Concrete Special Moment Frames The 17th World Conference on Earthquake Engineering Zhong, K., Deierlein, G. G. 2020
  • Simulate Reinforcement Ductile Fracture in Concrete Structures under Earthquakes The 17th World Conference on Earthquake Engineering Zhong, K., Deierlein, G. G. 2020
  • SCEC Broadband Platform (BBP) Ground Motion Simulations for Tall Building Response Analyses in San Francisco, Los Angeles Downtown, and Cybershake Sites The 17th World Conference on Earthquake Engineering Lin, T., Deierlein, G. G., Zhong, K., Yen, W. 2020
  • Low-Cycle Fatigue Effects on the Seismic Performance of Concrete Frame and Wall Systems with High Strength Reinforcing Steel Zhong, K., Deierlein, G. G. Charles Pankow Foundation. 2019 175
  • Assessing Earthquake Loading Demands and Reliability of High Strength Reinforcing Steel The 11th U.S. National Conference on Earthquake Engineering Zhong, K., Deierlein, G. G. 2018
  • Seismic Isolation of High-Rise Buildings Using the Friction Pendulum System with Fluid Viscous Dampers The 16th World Conference on Earthquake Engineering Zhong, K., Zhou, Y. 2017