Lisa Jinhui Li
Address:
E306A, HIT Campus, Harbin Institute of Technology Shenzhen Graduate School (518055)
Email:
jinhui.li@hit.edu.cn
Phone:
+86 15099903584
+86 755 2603 3515(Fax)
PERSONAL PROFILE
 
Jinhui Li received her PhD from The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST) in 2009. Then she worked as a Postdoctoral researcher at HKUST and then as a Lecturer in Centre for Offshore Foundation Systems (COFS), The University of Western Australia. She is now Associate Professor at the Harbin Institute of Technology Shenzhen Graduate School in China. Her research interests include risk analysis and reliability-based design in geotechnical engineering and offshore engineering. Her research has been supported by Lloyd’s Register Foundation, ARC Centre of Excellence for Geotechnical Science & Engineering, as well as the National Natural Science Foundation of China. Jinhui has published over 30 journal and peer-reviewed conference papers. She has served as a corresponding member of ISSMGE’s Technical Committee TC304 (Risk Assessment and Management). She also serves as an active reviewer for Engineering Geology, Géotechnique, JGGE, Canadian Geotechnical Journal etc.
RESEARCH INTEREST
 
Geotechnical Mechanics,
Risk assessment in Geotechnical Engineering: Offshore Engineering & Geoenvironmental Engineering.
EDUCATION  
2005-2009
PhD in Civil Engineering, The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Hong Kong
Thesis: Field experimental study and numerical simulation of seepage in saturated/ unsaturated cracked soil
2002-2004
Mphil in Mechanical Engineering, Hohai University, China
Thesis: Risk analysis of seepage failure based on stochastic finite element method and reinforcement strategy
1997-2001
BSc in Structural Engineering, Hohai University, China
RESEARCH & WORK EXPERIENCE  
2012-
Associate Professor, School of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Harbin Institute of Technology Shenzhen Graduate School
2009-2012
Assistant Professor, School of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Harbin Institute of Technology Shenzhen Graduate School
2009-2010
Research Assistant, School of Civil and Environmental Engineering, The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
2013-
Associate Lecturer, Centre for Offshore Foundation Systems, The University of Western Australia
PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATION & ACADEMIC SERVICE
 
2011-
Committee Member, International Society for Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering TC304 (Engineering Practice of Risk Assessment & Management )
RESEARCH PROJECTS
2014-2017
National Natural Science Foundation of China: Mechanism and interactions among vegetation-soil-water in landfill covers and its long-term performance evaluation.
2013-2017
Lloyd's Register Foundation:Advanced research on deep water, renewable energy and offshore engineering risk (Participant)
2011-2017
Australian Research Council Centre of Excellence for Geotechnical Science and Engineering: Georisk in Offshore Engineering and Foundation Systems (Participant)
2014-2017
State Key Laboratory of Water Resources and Hydropower Engineering Science: Coupling analysis and experimental study on the deformation-seepage of cracked soils.
RESEARCH ACHIEVEMENT & AWARDS
2012
Hubei Provincial Science and Technology Award, 1st class
PATENT
   
PAPER & BOOK PUBLICATIONS
1.Li, J. H., Cassidy, M., Tian, Y.H. 2015. Failure mechanism and bearing capacity of footings
buried at various depths in spatially random soil. Journal of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering (ASCE), 141(2): 04014099.

2. Cassidy, M., Li, J.H., Lacasse, S., Zhang, Y., Uzielli, M. 2015. Advances in the analysis of spudcan behaviour. The 3rd International Symposium on Frontiers in Offshore Geotechnics (ISFOG 2015), In press (Keynote)

3. Li, X., Li, J.H., Zhang, L.M. 2014. Predicting bimodal soil-water characteristic curves and permeability functions using physically based parameters. Computers and Geotechnics, 57: 85-96.

4. Abid Ali, J. Huang, A. Lyamin, S. Sloan, D. Griffiths, M. Cassidy, J.H. Li, 2014. Simplified quantitative risk assessment of rainfall-induced landslides modelled by inifinit slopes. Engineering Geology 179 : 102-116.

5. Li, J.H., Huang, J., Cassidy, M., Kelly, R. 2014. Spatial variability of the soil at the Ballina National
Field Test Facility. Australian Geomechnics Journal, 49(4), 41-48.

6.Wang,Y., Li,J.H., Zhang,L.M., Li,X., Cai,C.Z. 2013. Measuring water retention curve for rough joints with random apertures. Geotechnical Testing Journal, 36(6): 1-10. doi:10.1520/GTJ20130002.

7.Su, D., Li, J.H. 2013. Three-dimensional finite element study of a single pile response to multidirectional lateral loadings incorporating the simplified state-dependent dilatancy model, Computers and Geotechnics, 50: 129-142.

8.Li, J.H., Du, L., Chen, R. +, and Zhang, L.M. 2013. Numerical investigation of the performance of covers with capillary barrier effects in South China. Computers and Geotechnics, 48:304-315.

9.Li, J.H., Zhang, L.M. and Li, X. 2011. Soil-water characteristic curve and permeability function for unsaturated cracked soil. Canadian Geotechnical Journal, 48(7): 1010-1031.

10.Li, J.H., and Zhang, L.M. 2011. Connectivity of a network of random discontinuities. Computers and Geotechnics, 38: 217-226.

11.Li, J. H., Zhang, L.M., and Kwong, C.P. 2011. Field permeability at shallow depth in a compacted fill. Geotechnical Engineering, ICE Proceedings, 164(GE3): 211-221.

12.Li, J.H., and Zhang, L.M. 2011. Study of desiccation crack initiation and development at ground surface. Engineering Geology, 123: 347-358.

13.Li, J.H., and Zhang, L.M. 2010. Geometric parameters and REV of a crack network in soil. Computers and Geotechnics, 37: 466-475.

14.Chen R. Li, Z.H. and Li, J.H. 2010. Discussion of “Wetting front advancing column test for measuring unsaturated hydraulic conductivity”. Canadian Geotechnical Journal, 47:1159-1161.

15.Li, J.H., Zhang, L.M.*, Wang, Y., and Fredlund, D.G. 2009. Permeability tensor and representative elementary volume of saturated cracked soil. Canadian Geotechnical Journal, 46: 928-942.

16.Li, X., Zhang, L.M., and Li, J.H. 2009. Measuring SWCCs for gravel soils at very low suctions. Geotechnical Testing Journal, 32(6): GTJ102201.

17. Li, J.H., Guo, L.B., Zhang, L.M. 2013. Prediction of SWCC for unsaturated cracked soil considering development process of cracks. Chinese Journal of Rock Mechanics and Engineering, 32(6): 1288-1296 (in Chinese).

18.Li, J. H., Cai, C.Z. 2012. Study of saturated/unsaturated hydraulic conductivity of a random crack. Rock and Soil Mechanics, 133(9): 2595-2599. (in Chinese)

19.Su, D. +, Yuan, S.Q., and Li, J.H. 2011. Numerical study on response of a single pile under unidirectional and multidirectional horizontal loadings. Journal of Shenzhen University Science and Engineering. 28(5): 389-394. (in Chinese)

20.Zhao, X.M. Li, J.H. 2012. Real-time probability analysis of rainfall-induced landslide. Chinese Journal of Underground Space and Engineering, 8(s2): 1690-1694.

21.Li, J.H., Zhang, L.M.*, Lei, W.D. 2011. Permeability tensor and representative elementary volume for cracked soil. Northwestern Seismological Journal,33(Supp.): 48-51. (in Chinese)

22.Li Jinhui, Wang Yuan*, Hu Qiang. 2006. Probability analysis of seepage failure of embankments based on stochastic finite element method. Roch and Soil Mechanics, 27(10): 1847-1850. (in Chinese)

23.Li Jinhui, Wang Yuan*, Hu Qiang. 2006. Random variational principle and finite element method in 3-D steady seepage. Engineering Mechanics, 23(6): 21-24. (in Chinese)

24.Li Jinhui, Liu Ning, Hu Qiang. 2004. Review of life cycle cost and its application in civil engineering. Industrial Construction, 34(370): 589-592. (in Chinese)

25.Hu Qiang, Liu Ning, Li Jinhui. 2004. A new method of structural reliability analysis and its application. Chinese Journal of Geotechnical Engineering, 25(4): 632-636. (in Chinese)

26.Hu Qiang, Liu Ning, Li Jinhui. 2004. Interference-energy method and its application to sability evaluation of foundation pits. Advances in Science and Technology of Water Resources, 24(3): 27-30. (in Chinese)

27.Hu Qiang, Liu Ning, Li Jinhui. 2003. Over-deformation method and its application in deep excavation. Geotechnical Engineering Technique, 3: 167-170. (in Chinese)

28.Li, J.H., Cassidy, M.J., Tian, Y., Huang, J., Lyamin, A.V., Uzielli, M. 2014. Comparative study of bearing capacity of buried footings using random limit analysis and random finite element method. The 14th International Conference of the International Association for Computer Methods and Advances in Geomechanics, Kyoto, 1301-1305.

29. Huang, J., Ali, A., Lyamin, A.V., Sloan, S.W., Griffiths, D.V., Cassidy, M.J., Li, J. H. 2014. The influence of spatial variability of soil permeability on the risk of rainfall induced landslides. The 14th International Conference of the International Association for Computer Methods and Advances in Geomechanics, Kyoto, 1259-1264.

30.Li, J.H., Zhang, L.M., and Zhao, Y. 2013. Characterization of three-dimensional random crack network in soil using CT test. Proc. 4nd International Symposium on Geotechnical Safety and Risk, Hongkong, 133-138.

31.Li, J. H., Guo, L.B., and Cai, C.Z. 2012. Influence of water content and soil type on soil cracking. The 2012 World Congress on Advances in Civil, Environmental, and Materials Research (ACEM’ 12), Seoul, Korea, August 26-30, 2012: 1543-1553

32.Li, J. H., Wang, Z. F., and Zhang, L. M.* 2011. Spatial variability of aperture in a rough-walled crack in surface soil. Georisk-2011, Geotechnical Risk Assessment and Management, Geotechnical Special Publication No. 224, Reston, ASCE, USA, p. 287-294.

33.Wang, Z.F., Li. J.H., and Zhang, L.M.* 2011. Influence of cracks on the stability of a cracked soil slope. Unsaturated soils: Theory and practice 2011: 721-727.

34.Zhang, Y.L., Chen, R., Li, J.H. and Xu. J. 2011. Evaluating the accuracy of unsaturated hydraulic conductivity determined by instantaneous profile method. Unsaturated soils: Theory and practice 2011: 403-407.

35.Li, J.H., and Zhang, L.M. 2009. Formation and repeatability of crack network in soil. Proc. 17th International Conference on Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering, 2009. Alexandria, Egypt, IOS Press, doi:10.3233/978-1-60750-031-5-997, 997-1000.

36.Li, J.H., and Zhang, L.M.* 2009. Field characterization of patterns of random crack networks on vertical and horizontal soil surfaces. Proc. 2nd International Symposium on Geotechnical Safety and Risk, Gifu, Japan, Taylor & Francis Group, London, 419-424.

37.Li, J.H., Zhang, L.M.*, and Fredlund, D.G. 2007. Water flow through random crack network in saturated soil. Geotechnical Special Publication, Denver, 170: 205-214. ASCE.

BOOK
Li, J.H., Chen, R. English for Civil Engineering, 2012 Tongji University Press.
CONFERENCE PAPERS/TALKS
 
(1) Cassidy, M., Li, J.H., Lacasse, S., Zhang, Y., Uzielli, M. 2015. Advances in the analysis of spudcan behaviour. The 3rd International Symposium on Frontiers in Offshore Geotechnics (ISFOG 2015), Oslo, Norway (Keynote)
(2)Li, J.H., Zhang, L.M., and Zhao, Y. 2013. Characterization of three-dimensional random crack network in soil using CT test. Proc. 4nd International Symposium on Geotechnical Safety and Risk, Hongkong
(3)Li, J. H.*, Guo, L.B., and Cai, C.Z. Influence of water content and soil type on soil cracking. The 2012 World Congress on Advances in Civil, Environmental, and Materials Research (ACEM’ 12), Seoul, Korea, August 26-30, 2012: 1543-1553. 2012. .
(4)Li, J. H.*, Wang, Z. F., and Zhang, L. M. Spatial variability of aperture in a rough-walled crack in surface soil. Georisk-2011, Geotechnical Risk Assessment and Management, Geotechnical Special Publication No. 224, Reston, ASCE, USA, p. 287-294. 2011. (EI)
(5)Wang, Z.F., Li. J.H.*, and Zhang, L.M. Influence of cracks on the stability of a cracked soil slope. Unsaturated soils: Theory and practice, Thailand, 2011: 721-727. 2011.
(6)Li, J.H.*, and Zhang, L.M. Formation and repeatability of crack network in soil. Proc. 17th International Conference on Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering, 2009. Alexandria, Egypt, IOS Press, doi:10.3233/978-1-60750-031-5-997, 997-1000. 2009.
(7)Li, J.H.*, and Zhang, L.M. Field characterization of patterns of random crack networks on vertical and horizontal soil surfaces. Proc. 2nd International Symposium on Geotechnical Safety and Risk, Gifu, Japan, Taylor & Francis Group, London, 419-424. 2009.
TEACHING/SUPERVISING EXPERIENCE
Harbin Institute of Technology Shenzhen Graduate School
I have supervised 26 Mphil students since 2009. 17 students has graduated with two of them are awarded "Best Mphil Thesis".
Updated:2018-09