Smart City Lab

    Future City Laboratory focus on both the advanced building structures and IoE of future city, exploring new development and make breakthroughs. The core research team is mainly composed of researchers from the College of Civil Engineering and Architecture, Zhejiang university, with Academicians of Chinese Academy of Engineering as consultants.Our laboratory implements the interdisciplinary integration of intelligent construction and smart operation and maintenance on building structures, aiming to create an international leading scientific and technological innovation platform. And our laboratory serves for the Yangtze River Delta Integration strategy, as well as the urban construction industry in major cities all over the world.

    Key R& D Directions

    • Advanced building structure and intelligent construction

    • Smart maintenance technology of urban buildings

    Research Projects in Progress

    • National Natural Science Foundation Key Project (52238001): New Methods and Software Platform for Simulating Complex Behaviors of Engineering Structures, 2023.1-2027.12.

    • Zhejiang Provincial Key Research and Development Program Project (2020C03G2012117): Key Technologies for Building Public Safety Intelligent IoT Targeting the Asian Games Venues, 2021.1-2023.12.

    • Fundamental Theory and Method Research on Dynamic Tensioned Membrane Structures (2022.1-2025.12), National Natural Science Foundation General Project.


    • Zhejiang Southeast Space Frame Co.,Ltd.

    • Hangxiao Steel Structure Co., Ltd.

    • Zhejiang Construction Investment Group Co., Ltd.

    Expert Team

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