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About Chongqing University

Chongqing University (CQU) is one of the top 1% Chinese universities within the framework of the State 211 Project and 985 Project. Over 47,000 students attend classes in 35 schools, under six faculties in Science, Social Sciences, Humanities, Engineering, Built Environment, Information Science and Technology.

CQU is committed to making a first-class comprehensive research-oriented university in China, with unique characteristics and international fame.

Located in Chongqing, the youngest Municipality and one of the five central cities in China, remains at the forefront of the “Go West” national development campaign with the fastest economic growth.

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Chongqing University at CTBUH

Dongzhu Chu

Dongzhu Chu

CTBUH Tall Building Academic & Teaching Committee, 2018 – Present
Chongqing, China

CTBUH Resources Involving Chongqing University

Fire Resistance Studies on High Strength Steel Structures

Dec 2018 – International Journal of High-Rise Buildings Volume 7 Number 4
Wei-Yong Wang & Yue Xia, Chongqing University; Guo-Qiang Li, Tongji University

Papers/Research

Fire Resistance Studies on High Strength Steel Structures
Dec 2018 – International Journal of High-Rise Buildings Volume 7 Number 4; Wei-Yong Wang & Yue Xia, Chongqing University; Guo-Qiang Li, Tongji University
High strength steels have been widely applied in recent years due to high strength and good working performance. When subjected to fire conditions, the strength and elastic modulus of high strength steels deteriorate significantly and hence the load…