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About Me
Courses Taught
Professional Bodies
Research Projects
Publications

About Me

Full Name:
LEE CHOON YONG, ASSOC. PROF. DR.
Email:
Cylee@uniten.edu.my
Contact Number:
03-89212020 Ext: 7288
Department:
Department of Civil Engineering

Academic Qualifications

  1. PhD in Civil Engineering, University of Sydney, 1987
  2. MSc in Civil Engineering, University of Massachusetts, 1983
  3. BSc in Civil Engineering, University of Wales, 1980

Working Experiences

Position Place of Work Start End
Associate Professor Universiti Tenaga Nasional 2007 2020
Principal Lecturer Universiti Tenaga Nasional 2000 2007
Technical Manager Kelpile Geotechnics Sdn. Bhd. 1998 1999
Technical Manager Liew Heng Construction Sdn. Bhd. 1996 1997
Project Manager Ho Hup Construction Bhd 1993 1996
Research Fellow University of Sydney 1987 1993

Courses Taught

  1. CEGB231 - Soil Mechanics Laboratory
  2. CEGB313 - Soil Mechanics I
  3. CEGB323 - Soil Mechanics
  4. CEGB333 - Geotechnical Engineering
  5. CEGB413 - Soil Mechanics II
  6. CEGB423 - Foundation Engineering I
  7. CEGB433 - Foundation Engineering II
  8. CEGB453 - Geotechnical Engineering
  9. CEGB473 - Geoenvironmental Waste Management
  10. CEGM553 - Advanced Foundation Engineering
  11. CEMB113 - Civil Engineering Materials
  12. CEMB121 - Mechanics of Materials Laboratory
  13. CEMB124 - Mechanics of Materials

Professional Bodies

  1. American Society of Civil Engineers: Member- 1995

Research Projects

  1. A Systematic Risk Analysis Study on Segari-Ayer Tawar 275KV Slopes
  2. Behaviour of a Tropical Residual Soil
  3. Behaviour of Normally Consolidated Residual Soils Under Simple Shear Tests
  4. Behaviour of Palm Oil Biodiesel Contaminated Soils. Ministry of Science
  5. Direct Shear Testing on Circular and Square Soil Samples
  6. Discrete Layer Analysis of Laterally Loaded Piles
  7. Drained and Undrained Triaxial Shear Strength of Residual Soils
  8. Effect of Sample Size on Shear Strength Parameters of a Residual Soil
  9. Estimating Laterally Loaded Pile Response
  10. Fundamental Characteristics of Highrise Building Foundation in Palm Biodiesel Contaminated Soil
  11. Ground Failure Induced by Earthquakes
  12. Large Triaxial Testing on Malaysian Sandy Silt Soils
  13. Micropile Foundation in Rocks
  14. Micropiles for Foundation Support and Slope Stabilization Systems for Transmission Towers on High Risk Slopes
  15. Pile-Soil-Pile Interactions under Lateral Loading
  16. Simple Shear Testing on Silty Soils

Publications

  1. LEE CHOON YONG, Assoc. Prof. Dr.; Stress History Effect On Mining Sand With Fines Contents; International Journal Of Geomatics And Geosciences; ISSN 0976 – 4380, Volume 2, No 1, 2011, pp. 1-10; 30 Sep 2011; Journal; None
  2. LEE CHOON YONG, Assoc. Prof. Dr.; Undrained Shear Response Of Sand With Non-Plastic Fines; Scored Conference 2011, Uniten; SCORED Conference 2011, UNITEN; 02 Nov 2011; Conference Proceeding; None
  3. LEE CHOON YONG, Assoc. Prof. Dr.; Aging Effect On Palm Biodiesel Contaminated Weathered Granite Soil; Uniten Scored Conference 2011; UNITEN SCORED Conference 2011; 02 Nov 2011; Conference Proceeding; None
  4. LEE CHOON YONG, Assoc. Prof. Dr.; Shear Strength Behaviour Of Mining Sand Treated With Clay And Hydrated Lime; International Journal Of Civil And Structural Engineering; ISSN 0976 4399, Volume 2, Number 3, 2012, pp. 970-983; 28 Feb 2012; Journal; None
  5. LEE CHOON YONG, Assoc. Prof. Dr.; Palm Biodiesel Contaminated Sand-Steel Interface Testing With Direct Simple Shear Apparatus; International Journal Of Civil And Structural Engineering; ISSN 0976-4399, Volume 3, No. 1, 2012, pp. 205-216; 20 Aug 2012; Journal; None
  6. LEE CHOON YONG, Assoc. Prof. Dr.; Some Geotechnical Properties Of Palm Biodiesel Contaminated Mining Sand And Weathered Granite Soil; International Journal Of Advanced Scientific Engineering And Technological Research; ISSN 1839-7239, Volume 1, No. 4, 2012, Australia.; 30 Aug 2012; Journal; None
  7. LEE CHOON YONG, Assoc. Prof. Dr.; Aging Effect On Palm Biodiesel Contaminated Mining Sand; Journal Of Research In Architecture And Civil Engineering; Volume 1, Issue 3, May 2013, pp 5-8; 02 May 2013; Journal; None
  8. LEE CHOON YONG, Assoc. Prof. Dr.; The Effect Of Low Confining Pressures On Cemented Sand; Journal Of Research In Architecture And Civil Engineering; Volume 1, Issue 3, May 2013, pp 1-4.; 15 May 2013; Journal; None
  9. LEE CHOON YONG, Assoc. Prof. Dr.; Behavior Of Piles In Palm Biodiesel Contaminated Mining Sand; International Journal Of Environmental Sciences; Volume 3, No. 6, 2013, pp 881-889. ISSN 0976-4402.; 15 Jun 2013; Journal; None
  10. LEE CHOON YONG, Assoc. Prof. Dr.; Behaviour Of Palm Biodiesel Contaminated Sand-Concrete Interface; International Journal Of Engineering And Applied Sciences; July 2013. Vol. 4, No. 1, pp 88-96, ISSN2305-8269; 03 Jul 2013; Journal; None
  11. SIVADASS A/L THIRUCHELVAM, Mr., LEE CHOON YONG, Assoc. Prof. Dr., Kamal Nasharuddin Bin Mustapha, Prof. Ir. Dr., FAIRUZANA HANEEM BTE MOHAMED ALI, Mrs, Zakaria Bin Che Muda, Ir., MOHD SUFIAN ABDUL KARIM; Amalan Terbaik Pengurusan Penyelenggaraan Aset Bagi Institusi Pengajian Tinggi Swasta: Merealisasikan Perlaksanaan Proses Pelabelan Aset; Maintenance Week Convention; Page 8 on abstract booklet (herewith attached); 17 Feb 2014; Conference Proceeding; None
  12. Kamal Nasharuddin Bin Mustapha, Prof. Ir. Dr., LEE CHOON YONG, Assoc. Prof. Dr., SIVADASS A/L THIRUCHELVAM, Mr.; Static And Cyclic Simple Shear Behaviour Of Malaysian Residual Soils With High Silt Content; International Scientific Conference "Science, Technology And Innovative Technologies In The Prosperous Epoch OfThe Powerful State ”; Page 483 of the abstract booklet (attached herewith); 12 Jun 2014; Conference Proceeding; None
  13. LEE CHOON YONG, Assoc. Prof. Dr.; Analysis Of Axially Loaded Piles And Pile Groups Embedded In Palm Biodiesel Contaminated Soils; International Journal Of Research In Civil Engineering, Architecture & Design; ISSN : 2347-2855, Volume 2, Issue 3, July-September, 2014, pp. 01-06; 23 Jul 2014; Journal; None
  14. LEE CHOON YONG, Assoc. Prof. Dr.; Shear Behaviour Of Sand With Fines; Journal Of Advances In Research; ISSN: 2348-0394, 2(12), 2014, Article no. AIR.2014.12.028; 21 Aug 2014; Journal; None
  15. LEE CHOON YONG, Assoc. Prof. Dr.; Geotechnical Characterisation Of High Plasticity Offshore Clay; Journal Of Scientific Research & Reports; ISSN: 2320–0227, 3(21) , 2014; Article no. JSRR.2014.21.003; 22 Aug 2014; Journal; None
  16. LEE CHOON YONG, Assoc. Prof. Dr.; Strength And Deformation Characteristics Of High Plasticity Offshore Clay; British Journal Of Applied Science & Technology; ISSN: 2231-0843 ,Vol.: 4, Issue.: 31 4(31), 2014; 29 Aug 2014; Journal; None
  17. LEE CHOON YONG, Assoc. Prof. Dr.; Vertically Loaded Piles In Palm Biodiesel Contaminated Mining Sand ; International Journal Of Innovative Research In Science, Engineering And Technology; ISSN: 2347-6710, Vol. 4, Issue 8, August 2015.; 18 Aug 2015; Journal; None
  18. LEE CHOON YONG, Assoc. Prof. Dr.; Constant Volume Direct Simple Shear Tests On Offshore Clay; International Journal Of Applied Engineering Research; ISSN: 0973-4562,Volume 10, No. 5, (2015), pp. 3979-3982; 19 Aug 2015; Journal; SCOPUS
  19. LEE CHOON YONG, Assoc. Prof. Dr.; Undrained Direct Simple Shear Tests On Offshore Clay; International Journal Of Applied Environmental Sciences ; ISSN 0973-6077, Vol. 3, August 2015; 21 Aug 2015; Journal; SCOPUS
  20. SIVADASS A/L THIRUCHELVAM, Mr., Kamal Nasharuddin Bin Mustapha, Prof. Ir. Dr., Zakaria Bin Che Muda, Ir., Norhayati Mat Husin, MOHD EZANEE BIN RUSLI, Mr, LEE CHOON YONG, Assoc. Prof. Dr., AZRUL BIN GHAZALI, Zarina Binti Itam, HAZLINDA BTE HAKIMIE, Salmia Binti Beddu, Dr., Nur Liyana Binti Mohd Kamal; Encapsulation Of A Decision-Making Model To Optimize Supplier Selection Via Structural Equation Modeling (Sem); International Conference On Advances In Renewable Energy And Technologies (Icaret 2016) Doi:10.1088/1755-1315/32/1/012033; Volume :32, Issue No :,, Article ID :,, Page Start :,, Page End :,, ISSN :,; 19 Mar 2016; Conference Proceeding; SCOPUS
  21. SIVADASS A/L THIRUCHELVAM, Mr., Kamal Nasharuddin Bin Mustapha, Prof. Ir. Dr., Zakaria Bin Che Muda, Ir., Norhayati Mat Husin, LEE CHOON YONG, Assoc. Prof. Dr., AZRUL BIN GHAZALI, MOHD EZANEE BIN RUSLI, Mr, Zarina Binti Itam, Salmia Binti Beddu, Dr., Nur Liyana Binti Mohd Kamal; A Conceptual Framework For Procurement Decision Making Model To Optimize Supplier Selection: The Case Of Malaysia Construction Industry; International Conference On Advances In Renewable Energy And Technologies (Icaret 2016) Doi:10.1088/1755-1315/32/1/012034; Volume :32, Issue No :,, Article ID :,, Page Start :,, Page End :,, ISSN :,; 19 Mar 2016; Conference Proceeding; SCOPUS
  22. SIVADASS A/L THIRUCHELVAM, Mr., Kamal Nasharuddin Bin Mustapha, Prof. Ir. Dr., Zakaria Bin Che Muda, Ir., Norhayati Mat Husin, LEE CHOON YONG, Assoc. Prof. Dr., AZRUL BIN GHAZALI, MOHD EZANEE BIN RUSLI, Mr, Zarina Binti Itam, Salmia Binti Beddu, Dr., Nur Liyana Binti Mohd Kamal; A Conceptual Framework For Procurement Decision Making Model To Optimize Supplier Selection: The Case Of Malaysian Construction Industry; Iop Conference Series: Earth And Environmental Science; Volume :32, Issue No :1, Article ID : 012034, Page Start :1, Page End :4, ISSN :1755-1307; 19 Apr 2016; Journal; ISI
  23. LEE CHOON YONG, Assoc. Prof. Dr.; Simplified Analysis Of Slope Stabilizing Piles; International Journal Of Civil And Structural Engineering Research; Volume :4, Issue No :1, Article ID :002379, Page Start :286, Page End :290, ISSN :ISSN 2348-7607; 19 May 2016; Journal; None
  24. LEE CHOON YONG, Assoc. Prof. Dr.; Effect Of Ocr On Cyclic Shear Strength Degradation Of Marine Clay; International Journal Of Civil And Structural Engineering Research; Volume :4, Issue No :1, Article ID :b498f0, Page Start :280, Page End :285, ISSN :ISSN 2348-7607; 23 May 2016; Journal; None
  25. LEE CHOON YONG, Assoc. Prof. Dr.; Effect Of Lateral Soil Movement Of Unstable Slope On Socketed Piles; International Journal Of Engineering And Applied Sciences; Volume :3, Issue No :7, Article ID :IJEAS/03/05009, Page Start :72, Page End :75, ISSN :ISSN: 2394-3661; 25 Jul 2016; Journal; None
  26. LEE CHOON YONG, Assoc. Prof. Dr.; Shear Strength Degradation Behavior Of Malaysian Offshore Clay Under Cyclic Loading; Soil Mechanics And Foundation Engineering; Volume :-, Issue No :-, Article ID :-, Page Start :-, Page End :-, ISSN :1573-9279; 31 Dec 2017; Journal; ISI
  27. Mohamed Ahmed Hafez Ahmed, Zakaria Bin Che Muda, Ir., LEE CHOON YONG, Assoc. Prof. Dr.; Existing And Parametric Study On Rainfall-Induced Slope Failure; International Journal Of Civil & Environmental Engineering Ijcee-Ijens; Volume :IJCEE-IJENS Vol: 18 No: 05, Issue No :October 2018 IJENS , Article ID :181305-9494-IJCEE-IJENS, Page Start :1, Page End :8, ISSN :2077-1258; 18 Oct 2018; Journal; Indexing In Progress
  28. Mohamed Ahmed Hafez Ahmed, LEE CHOON YONG, Assoc. Prof. Dr., Zakaria Bin Che Muda, Ir.; Structural And ServiceabilityAssessment Of Rc Culverts UnderEmbankment Fill Loads Due ToDesilting Of Reservoir Sediments; International Journal Of Civil Engineering And Technology (Ijciet); Volume :Volume 9,, Issue No :issue 10, October 2018, Article ID :IJCIET_09_10_192, Page Start :1946, Page End :1957,, ISSN :0976-6308; 29 Nov 2018; Journal; SCOPUS
  29. Mohamed Ahmed Hafez Ahmed, LEE CHOON YONG, Assoc. Prof. Dr.; The Stability Of The Fill Embankment Erected From The Ringlet Reservoir Dredged Sediment; Icdsme: International Conference On Dam Safety Management And Engineering; Volume :Proceedings of the 1st International Conference on Dam Safety Management and Engineering, Issue No :ICDSME 2019, Article ID : https://doi.org/10.1007/978-981-15-1971-0, Page Start :167, Page End :174, ISSN :978-981-15-1971-0; 18 Dec 2019; Journal; SCOPUS