Bing Yang

Postdoctoral Fellows

Post-doctoral Fellow - Finkbeiner Group

Research Interests

  • Hydraulic fracture simulation of reservoirs along with the acoustic monitoring and CT scanning.
  • Shearing mechanism of fractured rock mass.
  • Surface roughness and 3D reconstruction of rock joint. 

Selected Publications

  • Shear testing on rock tunnel models under constant normal stress conditions. B Yang, Q Jiang. Journal of rock mechanics and geotechnical engineering, 14, 1722-1736, (2022).
  • Morphological features and fractography analysis for in situ spalling in the China Jinping Underground Laboratory with a 2400 m burial depth. Q Jiang, B Yang. Tunneling and underground space technology, 118, 104194, (2021)
  •  New method for characterizing the shear damage of natural rock joint based on 3d engraving and 3d scanning. Q Jiang, B Yang. International journal of geomechanics, 20(2), 06019022.1-06019022.15, (2020).
  • Manufacturing of natural rock joints by engraving and analysis of wearing damage of natural rock joints under shear tests. Q Jiang, B Yang. Chinese journal of rock mechanics and engineering, 37(11), 2478-2488, (2018).


  • Ph.D., Geotechnical Engineering, Institute of Rock and Soil Mechanics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China, 2022
  • B.Sc., Civil Engineering, Chang’an University, China, 2016

Professional Profile

  • 2023-Present: Postdoctoral fellow, KAUST, Thuwal, Saudi Arabia

KAUST Affiliations

  • Ali I. Al-Naimi Petroleum Engineering Research Center (ANPERC)
  • Physical Science and Engineering Division (PSE)

Research Interests Keywords

Fractured rock mass Physical model test Acoustic emission Hydrofracturing Reverse engineering