Simon Leung

Simon Leung, London South Bank University (LSBU)

Senior Lecturer

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    020 7815 7649
  • School/Division:
    Built Environment and Architecture / Civil and Building Services Engineering
 

Simon is a Senior Lecturer in Structural Design in the School of Built Environment and Architecture, Civil and Building Services Engineering Division. His background and expertise is in Structural Engineering. He is a chartered structural engineer with a wealth of industrial experience in engineering consultancies in London. He was previously responsible for the design and delivery of projects varying in size and complexity across residential, commercial and education sectors in London. He was previously responsible for the design and construction of Battersea Power Station (Phase 2). He joined LSBU as Senior Lecturer in Structural Design in 2017 and his primary focus is on education by adopting new technologies in the construction industry.

Simon graduated from University College London (UCL) with a Bachelor's of Engineering in Civil Engineering. He was then received a Master of Science degree in Structural Engineering from Imperial College London. He was then awarded a Master of Research Degree in Urban Sustainability and Resilience from UCL.

Simon is passionate about education and encourage students to become the next generation of engineers. He teaches modules on both Undergraduate and Postgraduate levels, including:

  • BEng (Hons) Civil Engineering | Year 2 | Design of Elements
  • BSc (Hons) Civil Engineering / BSc (Hons) Architectural Engineering | Year 2 | Design of Elements
  • BSc (Hons) Civil Engineering / BSc (Hons) Architectural Engineering | Year 3 | Structures and Design
  • BSc (Hons) Civil Engineering / BSc (Hons) Architectural Engineering | Year 3 | Group Design Project
  • BSc (Hons) Civil Engineering / BSc (Hons) Architectural Engineering | Year 3 | Forensic Engineering
  • MSc Civil / Structural Engineering | Advanced Structural Design

Simon's research is focused on the latest advancement in the construction industry. His research interests have two broad areas: Robotics and Virtual Reality (VR) / Augmented Reality (AR).

Simon is a chartered structural engineer with the following professional affiliations:

  • Member of the Institution of Structural Engineers (IStructE)
  • Member of the Institution of Civil Engineers (ICE)
  • Member of the Institution of Engineers of Ireland (IEI)
  • Chartered Engineer in the Engineering Council

He is currently appointed as the Hon. Secretary for the IStructE North Thames Regional Group committee and a committee member of the ICE London region.

 
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