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Life-lessons I've Learnt During the First Year of my PhD

Last October, I started my PhD. Whilst it has not been a venture for the faint hearted, I can honestly say that it has been a rewarding experience so far. 660 more words

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The Shear Panel Dampers


The damper is a mechanical device for reducing the mechanical vibration and dissipating kinetic energy by taking advantage of damping characteristics. It can effectively avoid or reduce the effects of earthquake damage on structures. 764 more words

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A Short History of SEM

Last week, a simple quiz to test researcher on the Understanding Fundamental of Structural Equation Modelling.

In 20th century, Spearman (1904) laid the foundation of factor analysis. 261 more words

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Understanding Fundamental of Structure Equation Modelling

A lot of students apply Structure Equation Modelling (SEM) when conducting their Ph.D research. However, some students do not understand the fundamental or evolution of SEM.   126 more words

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The Thursday That Reawakened My Past

Two weeks ago, I wrote this piece after making my research presentation and journeying from Sheffield to Liverpool afterwards…

It is a rainy Thursday morning. I temporarily park close to a BMW on Dart Square – a narrow Close opposite the Department. 806 more words


Campus Transit Lab Research

The Campus Transit Lab (CTL) program at The Ohio State University (OSU) is devoted to the continued development of an operating transit bus system into a living lab and the use of this lab for bus transit research, education, and outreach. 429 more words

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