Have an attendance code? Sign In to enter it. This live web event has ended. Thank you for attending. Contributors Chia-Ming Uang, PhD Chia-Ming Uang, PhD, is a Professor of Structural Engineering at the University of California, San Diego. He is a member of the AISC Seismic Committee and the Committee of Specifications. His work has also supported the prequalification of several moment connections in AISC 358. Dr. Uang received an AISC’s Special Achievement Award in 2007, the T.R. Higgins Lectureship Award in 2015, and a Lifetime Achievement Award in 2020.