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Prof Jin Wang

Prof Jin Wang

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Biography

Professor of Marine Technology (since 2002)
Director of Liverpool Logistics, Offshore and Marine (LOOM) Research Institute (since 2004)
Associate Dean (Scholarship, Research and Knowledge Transfer), Faculty of Engineering and Technology (since 2015)

Career history
2002 – date: Professor of Marine Technology, LJMU
1999-2002: Reader in Marine Engineering, LJMU
1995-1999: Lecturer in Marine and Offshore Engineering, LJMU
1991-1995: Research Associate (RA 1A), Engineering Design Centre & Dept. of Computing Science, Newcastle University
1990: Scientific Researcher, Loughborough University

Education
PhD in Maritime Safety Engineering (Newcastle, UK, 1994)
MSc in Marine Engineering (Newcastle, UK, 1989)
BEng in Marine Automation (Dalian Maritime University, PRC, 1983)

Professional qualifications
Fellow of the Institute of Marine Engineering, Science and Technology (FIMarEST), 1999 - date (Member from 1995 to 1999).
Fellow of the UK Safety and Reliability Society (FSaRS), 2011 - date (Member from 1997 to 2011).
Fellow of the Royal Institute of Naval Architects (FRINA), 2005 - date.
Chartered Engineer (CEng), 1996 - date.

Research and scholarship awards
The 64th annual winner of the prestigious “Award for Risk Reduction in Mechanical Engineering” for outstanding contribution in risk reduction of maritime/mechanical systems from the Insstitute of Mechanical Engineers (IMechE) in 2018
Prestigious 2017 RINA – Lloyd’s Register Maritime Safety Award for Lifetime Achievement for improvement of the safety of life at sea the and the protection of the maritime environment through novel and improved design, construction and operational procedures, from Royal Institution of Naval Architecture.
Prestigious ‘Outstanding Contribution to Marine Safety’ award for 2017 from the Institute of Marine Engineering, Science and Technology (IMarEST).
Awarded a Research Fellowship on Maritime Safety Regulations from the Leverhulme Trust, 2011-2013.
Won the IMarEST Denny Medal 2007 for the work “Facilitating the treatment of uncertainty in marine formal safety assessment” , IMarEST.
Won the Research Leadership Award for exceptional research in Risk and Safety Assessment of Marine Engineering Systems by Society for Reliability Engineering, Quality and Operations Management, 2008.
Won the IMarEST Denny Medal 2004 for the work “Fuzzy logic approaches to safety assessment in maritime engineering applications”, IMarEST.

Completed supervision of more than 50 PhD and 15 postdoctoral researchers (about 60% as the first supervisor)
2 research monographs, 12 book chapters
More than 140 SCI cited journal papers (h-index 40, > 4000 citations in Web of Science; h-index 54, > 10,000 citations in Google Scholar)

Research interests: Design and operation of maritime engineering systems such as ships, offshore installations and port terminals.
Delivered more than 10 keynote addresses at reputable international conferences such as ESREL 2014.

SCHOLARLY ACTIVITIES (evidence of esteem)
Government agencies/funding bodies
Member of sub-panel 12 in Research Excellence Framework (REF) in the UK (2011-2014).
Review panel member (one of five) of the UK’s Subgalcial Lake Ellsworth exploration project failure (May 2013).

Professional bodies
Chairman of the Marine Transportation Safety Committee of the European Safety and Reliability Society (since 2010).
Member of Formal Safety Assessment Experts Group at IMO (since 2009).

Editorial Board/Editor of National and International Journals
Deputy Editor of Journal of Marine Science and Technology (SCI cited, since 2013).
Associate Editor of the Editorial Board of Journal of Marine Engineering and Technology (SCI cited, since 2018)
Editorial board member of Journal of Maritime Policy and Management (SCI cited, since 2009)
Member of Journal of Marine Science and Application (SCI cited, since 2006)
Journal of Engineering for the Maritime Environment (SCI cited, since 2018).

Involvement in organisation of conferences and workshops
Co-chair of the International Workshop on Automation, Computing and Manufacturing, Wuhan, China, 14-16 April 2006 (sponsored by the UK EPSRC).
Co-Chair, The Liverpool-Shanghai Symposium on Maritime Logistics – A Fusion of Research, Knowledge and Experience, funded by the UK EPSRC, 18-19 August 2010
Chairman of Maritime Piracy Workshop, Liverpool John Moores University, Funded by NERC (Global Uncertainties), 26th Feb. 2013.
Co-Chairman of the Academic Committee of the 3rd International Conference on Transportation Information and Safety, June 25 – June 28, 2015, Wuhan, P. R. China.

RESEARCH GRANTS

CURRENT RESEARCH GRANTS

EU, €180,000 (of €517,500), 2017-2021, Partnership for Research In Geopolymer Concretes (PRIGeoC) (as PI).
EU, €404,347 (of €3,920,146), 2017-2020, ARCWIND - Adaptation and implementation of floating wind energy conversion technology (Co-PI: Dr. C. Michailidis (CUT)) for the Atlantic region (as PI)
EU, €1,417,500 , 2017-2021, RESET - REliability and Safety Engineering and Technology for large maritime engineering systems. https://etmjwang.wixsite.com/eu-reset (as PI).
EU, €224,934 €224,934, 2020-2022, STOPFIRE - Emergency decision support system of offshore platform fires (as PI).
Royal Academy of Engineering, £30,000, 2016-2019, Visiting Professorship in Marine Technology and Risk Assessment (as PI).
Petrolium Technology Dev. Fund, £15,000, 2017-2020, Quantitative Pipeline Risk Assessment (QRA): Non-Historic Data Based Assessment for Onshore Pipelines (as PI).
Royal Society, £12,000, 2018-2020, Resilience and risk of offshore wind energy generation platforms under extreme environments (as PI) .

EU Horizon 2020, €1,324,800, 2019-2023, ReMESH - Research Network on Emergency Resources Supply Chain (as Co-PI).
EU Horizon 2020, €170,200 (out of €961,400), 2019-2023, ENHANCE - Enhancing human performance in complex socio-technical systems (as CoI).
EU (Interreg Atlantic Area), €185k (of €3m), 2017-2019, BluePort - Atlantic Blue Port Services “Discharge polluted water in port, not at sea” (as CoI).
EU H2020, €211,500 (out of €1,116,000), 2018-2022, GOLF - Integration of Global and Local Agri-Food Supply Chains Towards Sustainable Food Security (as CoI).
EU (Interreg AA), €480k (out of €2.54m), 2019-2022, EMPORIA4KT: Innovative Technology and Knowledge Transfer for Blue Economics (as CoI).
EU H2020, €224,934, 2020-2022, Materials Modelling at Atomic Scales and Applications (as CoI).
AECOM, £30,000, Optimisation & simulation for transport and logistics, 2016-2019 (as CoI).
Roy. Acad. of Eng., £30,000, Visiting Professorship with Risktec in Risk Assessment, 2018-2020 (as CoI).

COMPLETED GRANTS
(As PI)
Health & Safety Executive, £15,438, 2017-2018, Effective collision risk management for offshore installations and ship/platform collision incident database.
EU, €700,000 (of €9m), 2011-2016, Weastflows, Strengthening the development of sustainable connectivity in NWE for freight and logistics.
RMRI, £30,000, 2014-2017, e-safety case.
EU, €384,300, 2012-2016, FP 7 Marie Curie Research Network (IRSES) on risk assessment and decisin science
Royal Society, £12,000, 2014-2016, International Collaboration.
RAEng, £5,865, 2014, Distinguished Visiting Fellowship Award.
£42,281, 2011-2013, Assessment of marine regulations.
ESRC (RCUK), £4,720, 2012-1013, Impact support fund in maritime security.
EPSRC, £248,795, 2008-2012, EP/F024436, Security and risk-based operation of CLSCs
EPSRC, £135,751, 2009-2012, EP/F041993/1, A fire and rescue management system
EPSRC, £71,823, 1998-2001, GR/M24967, A safety based decision support system
EPSRC, £86,782, 2001-2004, GR/R30624, Application of approximate reasoning methodologies
EPSRC, £112,850, 2004-2007, GR/S85504, An advanced decision support tool
EPSRC, £3,752, 2003, GR/S28853, An investation of lastest developments in risk assessment
EPSRC, £11,957, 2010, EP/I004947/1, Organisation of a maritime logistics symposium
UK HSE, £30,000, 1998-2004, D3474, An offshore decision making system
EU, 30,000 euro, 2002-2006, GTC2-2000-33043,Safety and Reliability Network
Royal Society, £5,000, 2011-2012, Maritime safety assessment - RS Kan Tong Po Visiting Professorship
RAEng, £15,763, 2006-07, Support for secondment at American Bureau of Shipping Consulting
American Bureau of Shipping Consulting, £5,000, 2017-2011, Risk-based decision making.
Royal Academy of Engineering, £29,880, 2015-2018, Visiting Professorship in Functional Safety, 2015-2018.

As a Co-Investigator
DfT, £20,591, Intelligent real-time seat allocation for better rail services, 2016-2018.
Mersey Travel, £16k, Safe Cycling, 2017-2018.
Mersey Travel, £55k, An advanced model for realising cycling risk prediction, 2017-2018.
Newton Fund, £18,000, Modelling and optimising rail operations - A passenger-oriented approach, 2016-2017.
IAMU, $54,000, 2013-2015, Development of taxonomy for deck officers' non-technical skills.
TSB, £20k (of £705k), 2014-2016, VoyagOR - Voyage optimal routing in the Cloud.
British Council, £41,000, 2015-2016, UK-Vietnam ICT for sustaining logistic services
RCUK NEMODE, £3,000, 2014-2015, Enabling digital, innovative technologies.
EPSRC, £87,062, 2001-2004, GR/R32413, Application of approximate reasoning methodologies
EPSRC, £113,572, 2004-2007, GR/S85498, An advanced decision support tool
EPSRC, £63,784, 2004-208, EP/S904616, UK-China network
DTI KTP, £122,733, 2008-2010, 6571, KTP with Risktec Solutions Ltd
EU, €1,180,000 (of €7m), 2010-2014, Intelligent Transport in Dynamic Environment (INTRADE).
UK BIS, £300,000, 2015-2017, Digital innovation research in maritime logistics.
EU, €590k, 2013-2017, FP7, ENRICH: EC-China Research Network for Integrated Supply Chains.
Nippon Foundation, USD $47,162, 2016-2017, An open-source marine systems and vessels modelling platform.
Roy. Acad. of Eng., £24,000, 2016-2017, Green logistics – a UK-Vietnam research collaboration
Department for Transport, £20,591, 2016-2017, Intelligent real-time seat allocation for better rail services.
Newton Fund, £18,000, 2016-2017, Modelling and optimising rail operations – a passenger-oriented approach

RESEARCH PROJECTs

Current Projects

Postdoctoral projects
1. S. Loughney, “Ship/offshore installation collision analysis”, funded by LJMU (2017-2019). (Supervisor)
2. Dr M. Garza, “Fleet sizing for vehicles in ports” (2017-18), funded by Newton Fund. (Co-supervisor).
3. Dr C. Lersteau, “Container stacking in ports” (2017-18), funded by Newton Fund. (Co-supervisor).
4. Yang Yang, “Integrity modelling of floating offshore wind installations”, funded by EU. (Supervisor)

PhD projects
5. A. Bury, “Short-sea shipping for greener logistics transport in North West of Europe (2011-2015), funded by EU (Weastflows). (Co-supervisor).
6. A. Waddah, “Research on bench marking in Egypt’s transportation and logistics industry”(2008-2012). (Co-supervisor).
7. Muhd Zulhilmi (Wanzul) Abdul Halim, “Measuring service quality of electronic documentation (export) in Malaysia” (2013-2017), funded by the Malaysian government. (Co-supervisor).
8. Fayas Ahmad Najib, “Development of decision making techniques for analysing the Northern Sea shipping route” (2013-2017), funded by the Malaysian government (2nd supervisor).
9. M.I. Nawaz. “Risk Based Verification of Offshore Installations on the United Kingdom Continental Shelf” (2012-2017), funded by Lloyds Register of Shipping. (Co-supervisor).
10. M. Usman, “Predictive maintenance modelling of large two-stroke marine engines” (2014-2018), funded by Lloyds Register (2nd supervisor).
11. C. Kelly, “Investigation into the uses of life cycle analysis as an alternative method of selecting tidal power schemes” (2016-2019), funded by the Dean’s scholarship (3rd supervisor).
12. S. Hasan, “Quantitative risk assessment: towards non historic data based assessment” (2017-2020), funded by Petroleum Technology Development Fund. (Supervisor)
13. S. Symes, “Ship simulator-based seafarers’ skill acquisition incorporating the use of Functional-Infrared Spectroscopy (fNIRS)”, funded by LJMU scholarship (2017-2020). (Advisor)
14. E. Shaw, “Investigation and analysis into the current status and future direction relating to the application of complex computer technology for safety critical systems in the marine sector”, funded by LJMU scholarship (2017-2020). (Co-supervisor).
15. S. Fan, “The Influence of Seafarer’s Emotion on Navigation Safety”, dual PhD degree funded by LJMU and Wuhan University of Technology (2017-2020). (Advisor)

Other projects
16. Dr. Paul Davies, “Risk Assessment and Marine Technology” (2016-2019), funded by the Royal Academy of Engineering via its Visiting Professorship Scheme. (Host Academic)

Completed (as the main supervisor unless specified)

Postdoctoral projects
17. Dr M. An & Dr H.S. Sii, “A safety based decision support system for the design of large offshore engineering products” (1998-2001), sponsored jointly by the HSE, EPSRC and Shell. (The EPSRC assessed this project’s outcomes as “outstanding”, the highest possible grade).
18. Dr H.S. Sii, “Application of approximate reasoning approaches in offshore engineering design: risk modelling” (2001-2004), sponsored by the EPSRC. (Rated as “Tending to Outstanding” by the EPSRC).
19. Dr A.G. Eleye-Datubo, “Maritime risk assessment using Fuzzy-Bayesian networks” (2005-2006), sponsored by the Faculty of Technology and Environment, LJMU.
20. Dr J. Ren, “An advanced tool for safety based offshore operations – risk modelling” (2004-2007), sponsored by the EPSRC.
21. Dr. Z.L. Yang, “Advanced maritime risk modelling and decision making” (2006-2008), sponsored by the Faculty of Technology and Environment of LJMU.
22. Dr B. Jones, “Effective cargo handling in a sea port” (2009-2011), sponsored by a EU grant (Intrade).
23. Dr R. Riahi, “Security modelling of container liners” (2008-2011), sponsored by the EPSRC.
24. Dr T.T. Nguyen, “3D port container movement simulation and optimisation” (2011-2013), sponsored by EU (2nd supervisor).
25. Dr J. Lee, “Simulation of a sea port operation in a virtual environment” (2011-2013), funded by EU (Intrade) (co-supervisor).
26. Dr D.B. Matellini, “Risk-based decision making”, (2012-2013), funded by the Leverhulme Trust.
27. Dr S. Chaurasia, “Sustainable maritime logistics research using operational research” (2015-2016), funded by UK BIS (co-supervisor).
28. Dr S. Kavakeb, “Transport system simulation and optimisation” (2015-2016), funded by BC (co-supervisor).
29. Dr J. Peiro Ramada, “Sustainable maritime logistics research using operational research” (2017), funded by BC (2nd supervisor).
30. Dr I. Gheyas, “Simulation for port operations” (1-11/2017), funded by Newton Fund (2nd supervisor).

Doctoral projects
31. Dr A. Pillay, “Formal safety assessment of fishing vessels” (1998-2001), sponsored by HEFCE NFF, ORS, QARS and IMarEST Stanley Gray Fellowship.
32. Dr H.S. Sii, “Marine and offshore safety assessment” (1998-2001), partially supported by the IMarEST Stanley Gray Fellowship.
33. Dr P. Lois, “Cyprus and Mediterranean cruise market: a financial and economic appraisal” (1998-2004).
34. Dr S.W. Kim, “Formal fire safety assessment of passenger ships” (1999-2005), partially funded by Chosun University and IMarEST Stanley Gray Fellowship.
35. Dr A.G. Eleye-Datubo, “Integrative risk-based assessment modelling of safety-critical marine and offshore applications” (2002-2006), funded by HEFCE and EPSRC.
36. Dr Z. Yang, “Risk assessment and decision making of container supply chains”, 2003-2006, partially supported by the IMarEST Stanley Gray Fellowship.
37. Dr S. Ung, “The development of safety and security assessment techniques and their application to port operations” (2003-2007), partially supported by the IMarEST Stanley Gray Fellowship.
38. Dr Kiani, “The impact of automation on the efficiency and cost effectiveness of the quayside and container yard cranes and the selection decision for the yard operating systems” (2003-2007), funded by the Iranian government.
39. Dr E. Maistralis, “Formal safety assessment of marine applications” (2001-2007), partially supported by the IMarEST Stanley Gray Fellowship.
40. Dr A. Harati Mokhtari, “Impact of New Technologies on Safety of Marine Navigation” (2003-2007), funded by the Iranian government (2nd supervisor).
41. Dr D. Godaliyadde, “Formal safety assessment and its application to ship hull vibration” (2005-2008).
42. Dr J.A. Lee, “Technical management of VLCC hull structures based on safety case principles” (2002-2009).
43. Dr B. Jones, “A risk based maintenance methodology of industrial systems” (2006-2009).
44. Dr H. Karahalios, “A risk based appraisal on maritime regulations in shipping industry” (2006-2009).
45. Dr (Capt.) K. Subramanian, “Human reliability assessment in oil tanker operations” (2008-2011) (2nd supervisor).
46. Dr S. Chen, “Qualitative and quantitative analysis of marine accidents using a human error framework” (2006-2009) (3rd supervisor/adviser).
47. Dr P. Eugene, “Risk based framework in ballast water management” (2003-2009) (3rd supervisor).
48. Dr M. Miri Lavasani, “Advanced quantitative risk assessment of offshore gas pipeline systems” (2007-2010).
49. Dr A. Cunningham, “Implementation of Monte Carlo methods considering RAMS applications in the marine industry” (2007-2010), funded by the EPSRC DTA.
50. Dr R. Riahi, “Enabling security and risk based operation of container line supply chains under high uncertainties” (2008-2011), funded by the EPSRC.
51. Dr E. Chukawuka, “Risk based design, maintenance and inspection of marine and offshore structures under particular reference to fatigue analysis” (2007-2011), partially funded by the EU.
52. Dr T. Nwaoha, “Advanced risk and maintenance modelling in LNG carrier operations” (2008-2011) (2nd supervisor).
53. Dr (Capt.) K. Mokhtari, “Advanced risk assessment in offshore terminals and marine ports” (2009-2011) (2nd supervisor).
54. Dr N. Abdul Rahman, "Development of decision making models for analysing a steaming speed for liner containerships under uncertainty " (2009-2012), funded by Malaysian Gov.
55. Dr K. Abujaafa, “Enabling risk-based marine operations” (2009-2012), funded by the Libyan government (2nd supervisor)
56. Dr B. Matellini, “A fire and rescue management system” (2009-2013), funded by the EPSRC.
57. Dr S. Pristrom, “A study of maritime security” (2009-2013), funded by IMO and LJMU.
58. Dr D. McNamara, “Development of models using Monte Carlo to analyse the operation of efficiency of the operation of marine systems” (2009-2013), funded by EPSRC DTA.
59. Dr A. John, “Proactive risk assessment of marine infrastructure systems: resilience engineering perspectives” (2010-2013), funded by EU (Weastflows).
60. Dr A. Babader, “Environmental impact modelling and optimisation of waste packaging” (2011-2014), funded by Saudi Arabian government (2nd supervisor).
61. Dr Nural Haqimin Bin Mohd Salleh, “Supply chain risk assessment and management in liner shipping industry under high uncertainties” (2013-2017), funded by the Malaysian government (2nd supervisor).
62. Dr S. Kavakeb, “Optimisation of container movement scheduling in a sea port” (2011-2014), funded by EU (Intrade) (third supervisor).
63. Dr Z.H. (Dianna) Qu, “Quality control in shipping operation using six sigma principles” (2012-2015) (2nd supervisor), funded by EU’s Intrade project (2nd supervisor).
64. Dr M. Kasaeyan, “Risk-based offshore design” (2011-2015).
65. Dr A. Dantsoho, “Benchmarking the performance in Nigerian ports” (2011-2015), funded by the Nigerian Port Authority (third supervisor).
66. Dr D. Njumo, “Risk assessment of shipyard operations” (2012-2015), funded by the Common Wealth Scholarships (second supervisor).
67. Dr D. Paraskevadakis, “Infrastructure capacity analysis in North West of Europe (2011-2016), funded by EU (Weastflows), (2nd supervisor).
68. Dr H. Al Yami, “Assessment and its application to sea port systems” (2010-2016), funded by Saudi Arabian government (2nd supervisor).
69. Dr S. Haddad., “Supply chain management modelling" (2010-2016), funded by Arab Academy for Science, Technology & Maritime Transport (2nd supervisor).
70. Dr M. Ha, “Port logistics performance measurement” (2012-2016) (2nd supervisor).
71. Dr C. Li, “A system dynamics approach for chemical supply chain risk management: modelling and simulation” (2012-2016), partially supported by an EU Marie Curie project (2nd supervisor).
72. Dr S. Loughney, “Offshore e-integrity case” (2014-2017), funded by MRRI and LJMU.
73. Dr A.Y. Usman, “A resilience modelling approach on oil terminal operations under high uncertainty” (2014-2017), funded by Lloyds Register (2nd supervisor).
74. Dr A. Ishola, “Emergency modelling and planning of chemical refinery processes” (2014-2017) (3rd supervisor)
75. Dr D. Franks, “An Investigation into the Application of Formal Decision Making Techniques to Design Alterations and Additions (As&As) for Vessels of the Royal Fleet Auxiliary (RFA)” (2009-2013), funded by the MoD.
76. Dr M. P. Asuquo, “Development of an efficient planned maintenance framework for marine and offshore machineries operating under highly uncertain environment” (2012-2017).
77. Dr. A.Y. Taha, “An appraisal of maritime education systems” (2011-2018), funded by funded by Arab. (Co-supervisor).
78. Dr. L. Wang, “Research on risk assessment methods for healthcare supply chain in hospital - An investigation of the feasibility of integrating risk and Lean & Agile management” (2015-2018) (second supervisor).
79. Dr. D. Yazdani, “Optimisation in Dynamic Environments” (2016-2018), funded by the Faculty of Engineering and Technology of LJMU (3rd supervisor).

MPhil projects
80. R. Smyth, “Development of a training and education framework in risk assessment business” (2008-2010), funded by DTI and Risktec) (2nd supervisor).
81. D. Gohomene, “A decision making system for port selection" (2008-2011) (2nd supervisor).

Other projects
82. J. Wang, “An investigation of the latest development in marine and offshore safety assessment” (2003), conducted at the University of California, Berkeley and sponsored by the UK EPSRC. (Rated as “Tending to Outstanding” by the EPSRC)
83. J. Wang, “Saferelnet: safety and reliability thematic network” (2001-2006), funded by the EU.
84. R. Smyth, “Development of a training and education framework in risk assessment business” (2008-2010), funded by DTI and Risktec. (awarded the highest grade of “Outstanding” by the KTP Grading Panel in 2010 and the best North West KTP in 2011)
85. J. Wang, “Maritime regulations appraisal” (1 month in 2011), conducted at Hong Kong PolyU with Prof. K. X. Li and sponsored by Royal Society.
86. J. Wang, “Appraisal of maritime safety regulations” (2011-2013), Research Fellowship funded by the Leverhulme Trust.

International visiting scholars
87. Y. Liu, “A study of human error in ship operations”, from Dalian Maritime University and funded by the Chinese Ministry of Higher Education, as 2nd supervisor), Mar. 1999 - Feb. 2000.
88. Professor Q. Fang, “Formal safety assessment and its application to simulator based training”, from Shanghai Maritime University and sponsored by the China State Scholarship Fund, April - September 2003.
89. Professor M. Huang, “formal safety assessment of inland shipping”, from Wuhan University of Technology and sponsored by an EU grant, November 2003 - May 2004,
90. Professor X. Xie, “Systems engineering and its application to marine operations”, from Dalian Maritime University and sponsored by the China State Scholarship Council, May 2005 - April 2007.
91. Professor R. Zhang, “Formal safety assessment and its application to navigation”, from Shanghai Maritime University and sponsored by the Shanghai Maritime University, Aug. 2005 - Feb. 2006.
92. Dr. M. Celik, “Risk-based decision making”, from Istanbul Technical University and funded by the Turkish government (June – December 2008).
93. Dr. J. Yin, “Risk assessment in the insurance sector”, from Hong Kong Polytechnic University and funded by the Research Council of Hong Kong (Jan.- Mar. 2010).
94. Dr. D. Zhang, “Formal safety assessment in water transport" (Sept. 2010 – Sept. 2011), from Wuhan University of Technology and funded by China Scholarship Council.
95. Dr. K. Cecik, “AHP modelling in ship operations”, from Istanbul Technical University and funded by the Turkish government (June - Dec. 2011) (second supervisor).
96. Prof. Y.T. Xi, “Human error study in ship operations”, from Shanghai Maritime University, funded by the China State Scholarship Council, Mar. to Sept. 2012(2nd supervisor).
97. Prof. X.P. Yan, “Maritime safety assessment”, funded by the Royal Academy of Engineering’s Distinguished Visiting Fellowship, Aug-Sept. 2014.
98. Dr. H. Wang, “Emergency planning in in inland shipping”, from Wuhan University of Technology and funded by the China State Scholarship Council, Oct. 2012-Sept. 2013 (2nd supervisor).
99. Dr. Y.N. Yao, “Condition monitoring in marine engineering applications” (2014), from Wuhan University of Technology and funded by China Scholarship Council (2nd supervisor).
100. Dr. L.J. Chen, “Intelligent navigational risk assessment and management” (2014-201), from Wuhan University of Technology and funded by China Scholarship Council.
101. Prof H.W. Kim, “Green port” (2014 – 2015), funded by Korean Maritime University. (2nd supervisor)
102. Dr. L.Z. Sang, “Real-time accident risk assessment of ships in inland bridge waterway” (2014-2015), from and funded by Wuhan University of Technology.
103. Dr. Q.M. Shang, “Simulation of marine engine” (2014 – 2015), from Wuhan University of Technology and funded by China Scholarship Council (2nd supervisor)
104. Dr. H.M. Zhou, “Gaming theory in maritime risk” (2014 – 2015), from Wuhan University of Technology and funded by China Scholarship Council (2nd supervisor).
105. Miss S.Q. Fan, “Risk and resilience assessment of large passenger ships” (1/2016 – 7/2016), from Wuhan University of Technology and funded by China Scholarship Council (2nd supervisor).
106. Dr Mohammad Rasidi Rasani, “Optimization of energy harvesting eels based on vortex-induced vibration (VIV) behind a cylinder” (Aug – Sept 2017), from National University of Malaysia (2nd supervisor).
107. Prof Dzuraidah Abd Wahab, “Designing remanufacturable marine components and assemblies for environmental sustainability” (Oct – Nov 2017), from National University of Malaysia (2nd supervisor) .
108. Dr Rizauddin Ramli, “Optimisation of Tolerance for increasing lifetime and product performance in rotational mechanical component” (Dec 2017 – Jan 2018), from National University of Malaysia (2nd supervisor).
109. Dr. H.M. Hoang “Operational Research for rail” (3-6/2017), from FPT University, funded by Royal Academy of Engineering (TTN, JW, IJ, ZY)
110. Dr. V.T. Vu “Vehicle routing in urban logistics” (11/16-2/17) , from Le Quy Don University, funded by Royal Academy of Engineering (co-supervisor)
111. Dr. T.T. Le “Vessel stowage planning for ports under uncertainty” (9/16 – 8/17), from Vietnam Maritime University, funded by the British Council (co-supervisor).
112. Prof. Ron Bell, “Functional safety” (2015-2018), funded by the Royal Academy of Engineering via its Visiting Professorship Scheme.
113. Yang Y., “Structural modelling of offshore wind turbines” (2017-2018), funded by the China Scholarship Council. (2nd supervisor)

Degrees

1994, Newcastle University, United Kingdom, PhD in Maritime Safety Engineering
1989, Newcastle University, United Kingdom, MSc in Marine Engineering
1983, Dalian Maritime University, China, BEng in Marine Automation (Marine Control Engineering)

Academic appointments

Professor of Marine Technology; Director of LOOM Research Institute; Associate Dean (Scholarship, Research and Knowledge Transfer), Faculty of Engineering and Technology, Liverpool John Moores University, 1995 - present
Research Associate, Engineering Design Centre and Department of Computer Science, Newcastle University, 1991 - 1995
Scientific Researcher, Mechanical Engineering, Loughborough University, 1990 - 1990

Publications

Highlighted publications

Jones B, Jenkinson I, Wang J. 2009. Methodology of using delay-time analysis for a manufacturing industry RELIABILITY ENGINEERING & SYSTEM SAFETY, 94 :111-124 DOI Author Url

Yang J-B, Liu J, Xu D-L, Wang J, Wang H. 2007. Optimization models for training belief-rule-based systems IEEE TRANSACTIONS ON SYSTEMS MAN AND CYBERNETICS PART A-SYSTEMS AND HUMANS, 37 :569-585 DOI Author Url

Pillay A, Wang J. 2003. Modified failure mode and effects analysis using approximate reasoning RELIABILITY ENGINEERING & SYSTEM SAFETY, 79 :69-85 DOI Author Url

Wang J. 1997. A subjective methodology for safety analysis of safety requirements specifications IEEE TRANSACTIONS ON FUZZY SYSTEMS, 5 :418-430 DOI Author Url

Matellini DB, Wall AD, Jenkinson ID, Wang J, Pritchard R. Modelling dwelling fire development and occupancy escape using Bayesian network RELIABILITY ENGINEERING & SYSTEM SAFETY, 114 :75-91 DOI Author Url

Riahi R, Li K, Robertson I, Jenkinson I, Bonsall S, Wang J. A proposed decision-making model for evaluating a container's security score Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Part M: Journal of Engineering for the Maritime Environment, 26 DOI Author Url

Journal article

Yang Y, Bashir M, Wang J, Yu J, Chun L. 2020. Performance evaluation of an integrated floating energy system based on coupled analysis Energy Conversion and Management, Volume 223 DOI Public Url

Yang Y, Bashir M, Li C, Michailides C, Wang J. 2020. Mitigation of coupled wind-wave-earthquake responses of a 10 MW fixed-bottom offshore wind turbine Renewable Energy, 157 :1171-1184 DOI Author Url Public Url

Bashir M. 2020. Wind-Wave Coupling Effects on the Fatigue Damage of Tendons for a 10 MW Multi-Body Floating Wind Turbine Ocean Engineering, 217 DOI Public Url

Asuelimen G, Blanco-Davis E, Wang J, Yang Z, Matellini DB. 2020. Formal Safety Assessment of a Marine Seismic Survey Vessel Operation, Incorporating Risk Matrix and Fault Tree Analysis Journal of Marine Science and Application, DOI Publisher Url Public Url

Zhang W, Zou Z, Wang J, Du L. 2020. Multi-ship following operation in ice-covered waters with consideration of inter-ship communication Ocean Engineering, 210 DOI Author Url Public Url

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Wang J, Yang JB. 2001. A subjective safety and cost based decision model for assessing safety requirements specifications International Journal of Reliability, Quality and Safety Engineering, 8 :35-57 DOI Public Url

Wang J. 2000. A subjective modelling tool applied to formal ship safety assessment OCEAN ENGINEERING, 27 :1019-1035 DOI Author Url

Wang J, Kieran O. 2000. Offshore safety assessment and safety-based decision-making - The current status and future aspects JOURNAL OF OFFSHORE MECHANICS AND ARCTIC ENGINEERING-TRANSACTIONS OF THE ASME, 122 :93-99 DOI Author Url

Wang J. 2000. Analysis of safety-critical software elements in offshore safety studies Disaster Prevention and Management: An International Journal, 9 :271-281 DOI

Wang J, McOwan S. 2000. Fast passenger ferries and their future Maritime Policy and Management, 27 :231-251 DOI

Wang J, Ruxton T. 1998. A design-for-safety methodology for large engineering systems JOURNAL OF ENGINEERING DESIGN, 9 :159-170 DOI Author Url

Wang J. 1998. A review of design for safety methodology for large marine and offshore engineering systems PROCEEDINGS OF THE INSTITUTION OF MECHANICAL ENGINEERS PART E-JOURNAL OF PROCESS MECHANICAL ENGINEERING, 212 :251-261 DOI Author Url

Wang J. 1998. A review of design for safety methodology for large marine and offshore engineering systems Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Part E: Journal of Process Mechanical, 212 :251-261 DOI

Wang J. 1997. A subjective methodology for safety analysis of safety requirements specifications IEEE TRANSACTIONS ON FUZZY SYSTEMS, 5 :418-430 DOI Author Url

Wang J, Ruxton T. 1997. A review of safety analysis methods applied to the design process JOURNAL OF ENGINEERING DESIGN, 8 :131-152 DOI Author Url

Wang J. 1997. Design for safety of marine and other large made-to-order products QUALITY AND RELIABILITY ENGINEERING INTERNATIONAL, 13 :47-47 Author Url

Wang J, Yang JB, Sen P. 1996. Multi-person and multi-attribute design evaluations using evidential reasoning based on subjective safety and cost analyses RELIABILITY ENGINEERING & SYSTEM SAFETY, 52 :113-128 DOI Author Url

Wang J, Yang JB, Sen P, Ruxton T. 1996. Safety based design and maintenance optimisation of large marine engineering systems APPLIED OCEAN RESEARCH, 18 :13-27 DOI Author Url

Wang J, Ruxton T, Labrie CR. 1995. Design for safety of engineering systems with multiple failure state variables RELIABILITY ENGINEERING & SYSTEM SAFETY, 50 :271-284 DOI Author Url

Yang ZL, Wang J, Bonsall S, Fang QG. Use of fuzzy evidential reasoning in maritime security assessment. Risk Anal, 29 :95-120 DOI Author Url

Eleye-Datubo AG, Wall A, Wang J. Marine and offshore safety assessment by incorporative risk modeling in a fuzzy-Bayesian network of an induced mass assignment paradigm. Risk Anal, 28 :95-112 DOI Author Url

Ren J, Jenkinson I, Wang J, Xu DL, Yang JB. A methodology to model causal relationships on offshore safety assessment focusing on human and organizational factors. J Safety Res, 39 :87-100 DOI Author Url

Ung ST, Williams V, Bonsall S, Wang J. Test case based risk predictions using artificial neural network. J Safety Res, 37 :245-260 DOI Author Url

Eleye-Datubo AG, Wall A, Saajedi A, Wang J. Enabling a powerful marine and offshore decision-support solution through Bayesian network technique. Risk Anal, 26 :695-721 DOI Author Url

Wang J, Pillay A, Kwon YS, Wall AD, Loughran CG. An analysis of fishing vessel accidents. Accid Anal Prev, 37 :1019-1024 DOI Author Url

Wang J, Sii HS, Yang JB, Pillay A, Yu D, Liu J, Maistralis E, A Saajedi . Use of advances in technology for maritime risk assessment. Risk Anal, 24 :1041-1063 DOI Author Url

Wang J. Offshore safety case approach and formal safety assessment of ships. J Safety Res, 33 :81-115 DOI Author Url

Godaliyadde D, Godaliyadde LB, Phylip-Jones G, Yang ZL, Batako AD, Wang J. A Subjective Multiple Criteria Decision-Making Approach for Modeling Ship Hull Vibration MAR TECHNOL SOC J, 44 :25-42 DOI Author Url

Liu J, Yang JB, Ruan D, Martinez L, Wang J. Self-tuning of fuzzy belief rule bases for engineering system safety analysis ANN OPER RES, 163 :143-168 DOI Author Url

Matellini DB, Wall AD, Jenkinson ID, Wang J, Pritchard R. Modelling dwelling fire development and occupancy escape using Bayesian network RELIABILITY ENGINEERING & SYSTEM SAFETY, 114 :75-91 DOI Author Url

Mokhtari K, Ren J, Roberts C, Wang J. Decision support framework for risk management on sea ports and terminals using fuzzy set theory and evidential reasoning approach EXPERT SYSTEMS WITH APPLICATIONS, 39 :5087-5103 DOI Author Url

Cunningham A, Wang W, Zio E, Wall A, Allanson D, Wang J. Application of delay-time analysis via Monte Carlo simulation JOURNAL OF MARINE ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY, 10 :57-72 DOI Author Url

Wang J, Yang JB, Sen P. Safety analysis and synthesis using fuzzy sets and evidential reasoning RELIABILITY ENGINEERING & SYSTEM SAFETY, 7 :103-118 DOI

Nwaoha TC, Yang Z, Wang J, Bonsall S. A fuzzy genetic algorithm approach for analysing maintenance cost of high risk liquefied natural gas carrier systems under uncertainty JOURNAL OF MARINE ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY, 12 :57-73 DOI Author Url

Riahi R, Robertson I, Bonsall S, Jenkinson I, Wang J. A proposed methodology for assessing the reduction of a seafarer's performance with insufficient recuperative rest JOURNAL OF MARINE ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY, 12 :11-28 DOI Author Url

Zhang D, Yan XP, Yang ZL, Wall A, Wang J. Incorporation of formal safety assessment and Bayesian network in navigational risk estimation of the Yangtze River RELIABILITY ENGINEERING & SYSTEM SAFETY, 118 :93-105 DOI Author Url

Riahi R, Li K, Robertson I, Jenkinson I, Bonsall S, Wang J. A proposed decision-making model for evaluating a container's security score Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Part M: Journal of Engineering for the Maritime Environment, 26 DOI Author Url

Gohomene DA, Yang ZL, Bonsal S, Maistralis E, Wang J, Li KX. The Attractiveness of Ports in West Africa: Some Lessons from Shipping Lines' Port Selection Growth and Change, :n/a-n/a DOI Author Url Public Url

Fu S, Zhang D, Montewka H, Zio E, Yan X. A quantitative approach for risk assessment of a ship stuck in ice in Arctic waters Safety Science, DOI

Report

Wall A, Loughney S, Ma F, Wang J. 2020. Vessel collision threat detection for offshore oil and gas installations Vessel collision threat detection for offshore oil and gas installations :1-100 Publisher Url Public Url

Loughney S, Wang J, Wall A. 2020. Ship/Platform Collision Incident Database (2015) for offshore oil and gas installations Ship/Platform Collision Incident Database (2015) for offshore oil and gas installations :1-128 Publisher Url Public Url

Conference publication

Hassan S, Wang J, Bashir M, Kontovas C. 2020. Application of Bayesian model for third party damage assessment of cross-country oil pipeline under uncertainty Proceedings of the 29th European Safety and Reliability Conference, ESREL 2019, :1486-1493 DOI

Al-Badani K, Elmshawet E, Tang C, Kaid T, Li L, Liu J, Wang J, Ren XJ. 2019. Investigating the Effect of TIG Welding on the Surface Roughness of the Welded Closure of Thin Stainless Steel Tubes IOP Conference Series: Materials Science and Engineering, 611 DOI

Loughney S, Wang J, Matellini D. 2019. Applying a Bayesian Network methodology to an offshore gas turbine driven power generator to demonstrate the cause and effect relationship of the turbine running over-speed and the associated switchboard failures. Beer M, Zio E. Proceedings of the 29th EUROPEAN SAFETY AND RELIABILITY CONFERENCE (ESREL 2019), :3606-3613 DOI Public Url

Loughney S, Wang J, Matellini DB, Pemberton K. 2018. An investigation identifying trends between the enforcement of offshore safety case regulations and the occurrence of vessel to platform collision incidents Haugen S, Barros S, van Gulijk C, Kongsvik T, Vinnem JE. Safety and Reliability – Safe Societies in a Changing World: Proceedings of ESREL 2018, June 17-21, 2018, Trondheim, Norway, Author Url Publisher Url

Olubitan O, Loughney S, Wang J, Bell R. 2018. An investigation and statistical analysis into the incidents and failures associated with dynamic positioning systems Haugen S. Proceeding of the 28th European Safety and Reliability Conference, ESREL 2018, the 28th European Safety and Reliability Conference, ESREL 2018 :1-7 Publisher Url Public Url

Fan S, Zhang J, Yan X, Blanco-Davis E, Yang Z, Wang J. 2018. Study on seafarers’ emotion identification during watch-keeping using bridge simulation Safety and Reliability - Safe Societies in a Changing World - Proceedings of the 28th International European Safety and Reliability Conference, ESREL 2018, 28th International European Safety and Reliability Conference :347-354 DOI Author Url Publisher Url Public Url

Yazdani D, Trung TN, Branke J, Wang J. 2018. A Multi-objective Time-Linkage Approach for Dynamic Optimization Problems with Previous-Solution Displacement Restriction Sim K, Kaufmann P, Ascheid G, Bacardit J, Cagnoni S, Cotta C, DAndreagiovanni F, Divina F, EsparciaAlcazar AL, DeVega FF, Glette K, Hidalgo JI, Hubert J, Iacca G, Kramer O, Mavrovouniotis M, Garcia AMM, Nguyen TT, Schaefer R, Silva S, Tonda A, Urquhart N, Zhang M. APPLICATIONS OF EVOLUTIONARY COMPUTATION, EVOAPPLICATIONS 2018, 21st International Conference on the Applications of Evolutionary Computation (EvoApplications) 10784 :864-878 DOI Author Url

Olubitan O, Loughney S, Wang J, Bell R. 2018. An investigation and statistical analysis into the incidents and failures associated with dynamic positioning systems Haugen S, Barros A, VanGulijk C, Kongsvik T, Vinnem JE. SAFETY AND RELIABILITY - SAFE SOCIETIES IN A CHANGING WORLD, 28th Annual International European Safety and Reliability Conference (ESREL) :79-85 Author Url

Yazdani D, Trung TN, Branke J, Wang J. 2017. A New Multi-swarm Particle Swarm Optimization for Robust Optimization Over Time Squillero G, Sim K. APPLICATIONS OF EVOLUTIONARY COMPUTATION (EVOAPPLICATIONS 2017), PT II, 20th European Conference on the Applications of Evolutionary Computation (EvoApplications) 10200 :99-109 DOI Author Url

Ramasamy S, Abdullah MMAB, Huang Y, Hussin K, Wang J, Shahedan NF. 2017. Correlation between Hardness and Water Absorption Properties of Saudi Kaolin and White Clay Geopolymer Coating Abdullah MMA, Ramli MM, AbdRahim SZ, Isa SSM, Saad MNM, Ismail RC, Ghazli MF. 3RD ELECTRONIC AND GREEN MATERIALS INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE 2017 (EGM 2017), 3rd Electronic and Green Materials International Conference (EGM) 1885 DOI Author Url Public Url

Al Yami H, Yang Z, Riahi R, Bonsall S, Wang J, Wan C, Qu Z. 2017. Analytical strategic safety management in container ports 2017 4TH INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON TRANSPORTATION INFORMATION AND SAFETY (ICTIS), 4th International Conference on Transportation Information and Safety (ICTIS) :184-191 DOI Author Url

Fan S, Yan X, Zhang J, Wang J. 2017. A Review on Human Factors in Maritime Transportation Using Seafarers' Physiological Data 2017 4TH INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON TRANSPORTATION INFORMATION AND SAFETY (ICTIS), 4th International Conference on Transportation Information and Safety (ICTIS) :104-110 DOI Author Url

Loughney S, Wang J, Lau D, Minty D. 2016. Asset integrity case development for normally unattended offshore installations: Bayesian network modelling Walls L, Revie M, Bedford T. RISK, RELIABILITY AND SAFETY: INNOVATING THEORY AND PRACTICE, 26th Conference on European Safety and Reliability (ESREL) :396-403 Author Url Publisher Url Public Url

Abujaafar KM, Qu Z, Yang Z, Wang J, Nazir S, Ovcrgard KI. 2016. Use of evidential reasoning for eliciting Bayesian subjective probabilities in human reliability Analysis 2016 11TH SYSTEMS OF SYSTEM ENGINEERING CONFERENCE (SOSE), IEEE, 11th IEEE System of Systems Engineering Conference (SoSE) DOI Author Url

Li C, Ren J, Wang J, Yang Z, Chang D. 2016. Hazard Identification in Chemical Supply Chains: The Development of a Novel Taxonomy Zhang R, Zhang J, Hensher D, Fu X, Hua G, Tang M. 2016 INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON LOGISTICS, INFORMATICS AND SERVICE SCIENCES (LISS' 2016), International Conference on Logistics, Informatics and Service Sciences (LISS) Author Url

Fan S, Zhang D, Blanco-Davis E, Wang J, Huang M, Zhang F, Yan X. 2016. Current Status and Framework of China's Inland Passenger Ship Safety System Zhang R, Zhang J, Hensher D, Fu X, Hua G, Tang M. 2016 INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON LOGISTICS, INFORMATICS AND SERVICE SCIENCES (LISS' 2016), International Conference on Logistics, Informatics and Service Sciences (LISS) DOI Author Url

Qu Z, Asquco M, Jenkinson I, Wang J, Yang Z. 2015. Measurement and Management of KPIs under Uncertainty: A Case of Shipping Management 2015 International Conference on Quality, Reliability, Risk, Maintenance, and Safety Engineering :393-402

Pristrom S, Yang Z, Wang J, Zhang D, Yan X. 2015. Major Issues Associated with Maritime Security and Piracy Study Yan XP, Hu ZZ, Zhong M, Wu CZ, Yang ZL. 3RD INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON TRANSPORTATION INFORMATION AND SAFETY (ICTIS 2015), 3rd Int Conference Transportation Information Safety :588-594 DOI Author Url

Yan XP, Zhang D, Wang J, Soares CG. 2015. Maritime risk assessment in inland waterways: The past and the future Safety and Reliability of Complex Engineered Systems - Proceedings of the 25th European Safety and Reliability Conference, ESREL 2015, :3699-3706 DOI

Abujaafar KM, Yang Z, Wang J, Nazir S, Øvergård KI. 2015. Modelling adequacy of organisation in human reliability analysis—a case of maritime operations Safety and Reliability of Complex Engineered Systems - Proceedings of the 25th European Safety and Reliability Conference, ESREL 2015, :3157-3164 DOI

Riahi R, Robertson I, Jenkinson I, Bonsall S, Wang J. 2014. A model for evaluating the security level of a port Steenbergen RDJM, VanGelder PHAJM, Miraglia S, Vrouwenvelder ACWMT. SAFETY, RELIABILITY AND RISK ANALYSIS: BEYOND THE HORIZON, 22nd Annual Conference on European Safety and Reliability (ESREL) :3245-3252 Author Url

Wang H, Ren J, Wang J, Yang J. 2014. Developing a conceptual framework to evaluate the effectiveness of emergency response system for an oil spill CICTP 2014: Safe, Smart, and Sustainable Multimodal Transportation Systems - Proceedings of the 14th COTA International Conference of Transportation Professionals, :3731-3742 DOI

Salleh NHM, Riahi R, Yang Z, Wang J. 2014. Risk Assessment of Liner Shipping from a Business Environment Perspective Vulnerability, Uncertainty, and Risk: Quantification, Mitigation, and Management - Proceedings of the 2nd International Conference on Vulnerability and Risk Analysis and Management, ICVRAM 2014 and the 6th International Symposium on Uncertainty Modeling and Analysis, ISUMA 2014, :2320-2329 DOI

Zhang D, Yan X, Yang Z, Wang J. 2012. A subjective approach for evaluating navigational risk of yangtze river 11th International Probabilistic Safety Assessment and Management Conference and the Annual European Safety and Reliability Conference 2012, PSAM11 ESREL 2012, 3 :2348-2357

Wang J, Riahi R, Li KX. 2012. A study on challenges and developments in maritime safety and security assessment RINA, Royal Institution of Naval Architects - International Conference on Managing Reliability and Maintainability in the Maritime Industry, Papers, :71-80

Mokhtari K, Ren J, Wang J, Roberts C, Jenkinson I. 2012. A Preliminary Research on Risk Management for Marine Industry Applications Huang HZ, Zuo MJ, Liu Y. 2012 INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON QUALITY, RELIABILITY, RISK, MAINTENANCE, AND SAFETY ENGINEERING (ICQR2MSE), International Conference on Quality, Reliability, Risk, Maintenance and Safety Engineering (QR2MSE) :23-28 DOI Author Url

Riahi R, Jenkinson I, Bonsall S, Wang J. 2012. A proposed Fuzzy Bayesian Network (FBN) model for measuring seafarers' reliability Berenguer C, Grall A, Soares CG. ADVANCES IN SAFETY, RELIABILITY AND RISK MANAGEMENT, European Safety And Reliability Conference (ESREL) :2855-2862 Author Url

Karahalios H, Yang ZL, Wang J. 2012. A study of the implementation of maritime safety regulations by a ship operator Berenguer C, Grall A, Soares CG. ADVANCES IN SAFETY, RELIABILITY AND RISK MANAGEMENT, European Safety And Reliability Conference (ESREL) :2863-2869 Author Url

Rahman NSFA, Yang ZL, Bonsall S, Wang J. 2012. A PROPOSED BAYESIAN NETWORK MODEL FOR ANALYSING THE FINANCIAL PERFORMANCE OF CONTAINERSHIPS UNDER UNCERTAINTY Pham H. PROCEEDINGS 18TH ISSAT INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON RELIABILITY & QUALITY IN DESIGN, 18th ISSAT International Conference on Reliability and Quality in Design :350-+ Author Url

Yang Z, Wang J. 2011. Toward an effective human reliability assessment ICTIS 2011: Multimodal Approach to Sustained Transportation System Development - Information, Technology, Implementation - Proceedings of the 1st Int. Conf. on Transportation Information and Safety, :2822-2832 DOI

Yang Z, Wang J, Rochdi M, Belkacem O. 2011. Bayesian Modelling for Human Error Probability Analysis in CREAM Huang HZ, Zuo MJ, Jia X, Liu Y. 2011 INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON QUALITY, RELIABILITY, RISK, MAINTENANCE, AND SAFETY ENGINEERING (ICQR2MSE), International Conference on Quality, Reliability, Risk, Maintenance and Safety Engineering (ICQR2MSE) :137-142 DOI Author Url

Zhang D, Yan X, Yang Z, Wang J. 2011. APPLICATION OF FORMAL SAFETY ASSESSMENT TO NAVIGATIONAL RISK EVALUATION OF YANGTZE RIVER OMAE2011: PROCEEDINGS OF THE ASME 30TH INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON OCEAN, OFFSHORE AND ARCTIC ENGINEERING, VOL 2, 30th International Conference on Ocean, Offshore and Arctic Engineering :847-+ DOI Author Url

Jones B, Jenkinson I, Yang Z, Wang J. 2010. Use of delay time concept and BN for effective maintenance planning Reliability, Risk and Safety: Back to the Future, :1453-1458

Wang J, Phipps J, Matellini DB. 2010. A study of risk-based verification for offshore engineering systems 10th International Conference on Probabilistic Safety Assessment and Management 2010, PSAM 2010, 2 :1154-1165

Yang ZL, Wang J. 2010. Quantitative analysis of maritime security assessment in ISPS Bris R, Soares CG, Martorell S. RELIABILITY, RISK AND SAFETY: THEORY AND APPLICATIONS VOLS 1-3, European Safety and Reliability Conference (ESREL 2009) :2069-2073 Author Url

Yang Z, Bonsall S, Wang J. 2009. A Fuzzy Bayesian Reasoning Method to Realise Interactive Failure Analysis Kang R, Huang HZ, Zuo MJ, Miao Q. PROCEEDINGS OF 2009 8TH INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON RELIABILITY, MAINTAINABILITY AND SAFETY, VOLS I AND II, 8th International Conference on Reliability, Maintainability and Safety (ICRMS 2009) :403-406 DOI Author Url

Yang ZL, Bonsall S, Wang J, Wong S. 2007. Risk management with multiple uncertain decision making attributes Aven T, Vinnem JE. RISK, RELIABILITY AND SOCIETAL SAFETY, VOLS 1-3, European Safety and Reliability Conference (ESREL 2007) :763-+ Author Url

Xie X, Wang S, Roberts C, Wang J. 2006. Locating bus stations using advanced approach Proceedings of the Conference on Traffic and Transportation Studies, ICTTS, :780-791

Kim SW, Wall A, Wang J, Kwon YS. 2006. Fire-risk moelling of machinery space: An application of approximate reasoning approach (fuzzy averaging method) in passenger ship engine room INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF OFFSHORE AND POLAR ENGINEERING, 15th International Offshore and Polar Engineering Conference (ISOPE 2005) 16 :48-56 Author Url

Yang ZL, Bonsall S, Wang J, Fang QG. 2006. Relative risk analysis using Bayesian networks and evidential reasoning Soares CG, Zio E. SAFETY AND RELIABILITY FOR MANAGING RISK, VOLS 1-3, European Safety and Reliability Conference (ESREL 2006) :1137-+ Author Url

Ren J, Wang J, Jenkinson I, Xu D, Yang J. 2006. Methodology to model human and organisational errors on offshore risk analysis 2006 IEEE INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON AUTOMATION SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING, VOLS 1 AND 2, IEEE International Conference on Automation Science and Engineering :144-+ DOI Author Url

Bonsall S, Wall A, Wang J. 2006. The changing business activity of UK maritime institutions Proceedings of Globalization and MET: 7th Annual General Assembly and Conference, AGA 2006,

Yang ZL, Bonsall S, Fang QG, Wang J. 2006. Maritime security-assessment and management Proceedings of Globalization and MET: 7th Annual General Assembly and Conference, AGA 2006,

Yang ZL, Bonsall S, Fang QG, Wang J. 2006. Maritime security-assessment and management Proceedings of Globalization and MET: 7th Annual General Assembly and Conference, AGA 2006,

Bonsall S, Wall A, Wang J. 2006. The changing business activity of UK maritime institutions Proceedings of Globalization and MET: 7th Annual General Assembly and Conference, AGA 2006,

Yang ZL, Bonsall S, Wang J, Fang QG. 2005. Formal safety assessment of container liner supply chains Advances in Safety and Reliability - Proceedings of the European Safety and Reliability Conference, ESREL 2005, 2 :2061-2070

Wang J, Pillay A. 2005. A multiple criteria model for ship maintenance inspection optimization Advances in Safety and Reliability - Proceedings of the European Safety and Reliability Conference, ESREL 2005, 2 :2025-2034

Yu DL, Chang TH, Wang J. 2005. Fault tolerant control of nonlinear processes with adaptive diagonal recurrent neural network model Wang J, Liao X, Yi Z. ADVANCES IN NEURAL NETWORKS - ISNN 2005, PT 3, PROCEEDINGS, 2nd International Symposium on Neural Networks 3498 :86-91 DOI Author Url

Yang ZL, Wang J, Bonsall S, Fang QG. 2005. Risk assessment of container supply chains using bayesian networks Cui L, Tsang AHC. Proceedings of the 4th International Conference on Quality & Reliability, 4th International Conference on Quality and Reliability (ICQR 2005) :91-99 Author Url

Yang JB, Liu J, Wang J, Liu GP, Wang HW. 2004. An optimal learning method for constructing belief rule bases Conference Proceedings - IEEE International Conference on Systems, Man and Cybernetics, 1 :994-999 DOI

Liu J, Yang JB, Wang J, Sii HS, Wang YM. 2004. Fuzzy rule-based evidential reasoning approach for safety analysis INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF GENERAL SYSTEMS, 5th International Conference on Computational Intelligent Systems for Applied Research 33 :183-204 DOI Author Url

Eleye-Datubo AG, Sil HS, Wang J, Yang JB, Liu J. 2004. The application of approximate reasoning methodologies to offshore engineering design based on risk assessment Proceedings of the 7th Biennial Conference on Engineering Systems Design and Analysis, ESDA 2004, 3 :679-688 DOI

Liu J, Martinez L, Yang JB, Wang J. 2004. Self-tuning method for fuzzy rule base with belief structure Applied Computational Intelligence - Proceedings of the 6th International FLINS Conference, :272-275 DOI

Yang JB, Liu J, Wang J, Sii HS. 2003. The evidential reasoning approach for inference in rule-based systems Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Systems, Man and Cybernetics, 3 :2461-2468

Saajedi MA, Wang J, English R. 2002. Strength reduction factor for tubular joints under combined loading Proceedings of the International Conference on Offshore Mechanics and Arctic Engineering - OMAE, 2 :635-642 DOI

Wang J, Sii HS, Pillay A, Saajedi A, Yang JB, Liu J. 2002. Design for safety of large maritime engineering products Proceedings of the International Conference on Offshore Mechanics and Arctic Engineering - OMAE, 2 :659-667 DOI

Pillay A, Wang J. 2001. Human error assessment and decision making for fishing vessels using analytical hierarchy processing American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Safety Engineering and Risk Analysis Division, SERA, 11 :81-89

Sii HS, Wang J, Yang JB, Kieran O, Ruxton T. 2001. Subjective design evaluation framework using approximate reasoning and evidential reasoning approaches Proceedings of the International Conference on Offshore Mechanics and Arctic Engineering - OMAE, 2 :317-324

Pillay A, Wang J, Jung GM, Kwon YS, Loughran CG, Anson TI, Wall AD, Ruxton T. 2001. Modified FMEA for fishing vessels: A fuzzy set and grey theory approach Langen I, Yao T, Koo J, Knapp RH, Chung JS. PROCEEDINGS OF THE ELEVENTH (2001) INTERNATIONAL OFFSHORE AND POLAR ENGINEERING CONFERENCE, VOL IV, 11th International Offshore and Polar Engineering Conference (ISOPE-2001) :522-528 Author Url

Liu YG, Wall AD, Wang J. 2000. Human error analysis in ship operations Cottam MP, Pape RP, Harvey DW. FORESIGHT AND PRECAUTION, VOLS 1 AND 2, Conference on Foresight and Precaution :377-384 Author Url

An M, Wang J, Ruxton T. 2000. Risk analysis of offshore products using approximate reasoning in the concept design stage Cottam MP, Pape RP, Harvey DW. FORESIGHT AND PRECAUTION, VOLS 1 AND 2, Conference on Foresight and Precaution :631-639 Author Url

Pillay A, Wang J, Wall AD, Ruxton T. 2000. Analysis of fishing vessel failure data using fuzzy set approach Cottam MP, Pape RP, Harvey DW. FORESIGHT AND PRECAUTION, VOLS 1 AND 2, Conference on Foresight and Precaution :1005-1013 Author Url

An M, Wang J, Ruxton T. 2000. The development of a fuzzy-rule-base for risk analysis of offshore engineering products using approximate reasoning Sivaloganathan S, Andrews PTJ. ENGINEERING DESIGN CONFERENCE 2000: DESIGN FOR EXCELLENCE, Engineering Design Conference 2000 :327-338 Author Url

Wang J. 1998. The current status and future aspects of offshore safety assessment in the UK Zeng QX, Wang LQ, Xie XP, Qian XM. PROGRESS IN SAFETY SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY, 98th International Symposium on Safety Science and Technology (98'ISSST) :464-481 Author Url

Wang J, Kieran O. 1998. Offshore safety assessment and decision making Proceedings of the International Conference on Offshore Mechanics and Arctic Engineering - OMAE,

John A, Riahi R, Paraskevadakis D, Bury A, Yang Z, Wang J. A new approach for evaluating the disruption risks of a seaport system. DOI Author Url

Harrison M, Yang Z, Nguyen TT, Kavakeb S, Wang J, Bonsall S. A TOPSIS method for vehicle route selection in seaports — A real case analysis of a container terminal in North West Europe 2015 International Conference on Transportation Information and Safety (ICTIS), :599-606 DOI Author Url

Qu Z, Jenkinson I, Wang J, Fraser G, Yang Z. A new fuzzy TOPSIS method for six sigma project selection: A case analysis in shipping quality control IAME 2013 : conference proceedings, International Association of Maritime Economics Conference

Loughney SJ, Davies P, Wang J. Bayesian network modelling for offshore installations: Gas turbine fuel gas release with potential fire and explosion consequences Safety and Reliability. Theory and Application, 27th European Safety and Reliability Conference (ESREL 2017) :2907-2915 DOI Publisher Url

Paraskevadakis D, Bury A, Ren J, Bonsall S, Wang J, Jenkinson I. The impact of transport infrastructure projects on sustainable development within a major logistics gateway in North West England International Conference on Logistics and Sustainable Transport (ICLST)

Qu Z, Jenkinson I, Wang J, Yang Z. Six Sigma in Onshore Service Quality Control of Shipping Operations The Global Port Research Alliance (GPRA) Conference

Qu Z, Laidlaw P, Fraser G, Jenkinson I, Wang J, Yang Z. Revised FMEA Model to Facilitate Six Sigma Quality Control in Shipping Management International Association of Maritime Economics Conference 2014

Shekwoyemi G, Paraskevadakis D, Wang J, Ren J. A review of the challenges of utilising inland waterways for freight transport and future perspectives for the UK e-LRN CILT Special web conference 2020

Editorial/letter to the editor

Zhang D, Wang J. 2019. Editorial PROCEEDINGS OF THE INSTITUTION OF MECHANICAL ENGINEERS PART O-JOURNAL OF RISK AND RELIABILITY, 233 :3-4 DOI Author Url

Chapters

John A, Yang Z, Riahi R, Wang J. 2018. A decision support system for the assessment of seaports’ security under fuzzy environment Intelligent Systems Reference Library 131 :145-177 DOI

Yang Z, Maistralis L, Bonsall S, Wang J. 2018. Use of Fuzzy Evidential Reasoning for Vessel Selection Under Uncertainty International Series in Operations Research and Management Science 260 :105-121 DOI

Yang Z, Wang J, Ng AKY. 2016. Toward Robust Management of Maritime Risk and Security Dynamic Shipping and Port Development in the Globalized Economy 1 :122-149 9781349703005 DOI

Yang Z, Wang J. 2013. Ship formal safety assessment Maritime Safety Security and Piracy :31-53 9780203796252 DOI

John A, Riahi R, Paraskevadakis D, Bury A, Yang Z, Wang J. A new approach for evaluating the disruption risks of a seaport system Nowakowski T, Mlynczak M, Jodejko-Pietruczuk A, Werbińska-Wojciechowska S. Safety and Reliability: Methodology and Applications :591-598 CRC Press Online: Taylor and Francis Group, London.

Other

Kontovas C, Hassan S, Wang J, Bashir M. Application of Bayesian Model for Third Party Damage Assessment of Cross-Country Oil Pipeline under Uncertainty 10.3850/978-981-11-2724-3 0802-cd, DOI Author Url

Thesis/Dissertation

Ahmad Najib AF. Development of Decision Making Techniques for Analysing the Designation of the Northern Sea Route (NSR) Matellini D, Wang J. Public Url

Hassan S. Onshore Cross Country Pipelines Risk Assessment and Decision Making Under Uncertainty Wang J, Kontovas C, Bashir M. Public Url

Engagement & Impact

Membership of professional bodies:

FRINA, Fellow of Royal Institution of Naval Architects, http://www.rina.org.uk/. 2006

FSaRS, Fellow of Safety and Reliability Society, http://www.sars.org.uk/. 1997

Chartered Engineer (CEng), Engineering Council, http://www.engc.org.uk/. 1996

FIMarEST, Fellow of Institute of Marine Engineering, Science and Technology, http://www.imarest.org/. 1996