PUBLICATIONS

 

He, M., Li, Z., Lam, F., Ma, R., Ma, Z. (2013). Experimental Investigation on Lateral Performance of Timber-steel Hybrid Shear Wall Systems. Journal of Structural Engineering ASCE Accepted for publication April 2013

Tannert, T., Vallée, T., Hehl, S. (2013). Experimental and numerical investigations on adhesively bonded hardwood joints. Int Journal of Adhesion and Adhesives 37:65–69

Tannert, T., Vallée, T., Müller, A. (2013). Critical review on the assessment of glulam structures using shear core samples. Journal of Civil Structural Health Monitoring 2:6572

Tannert, T., Haukaas, T. (2013). Probabilistic Models for Structural Performance of Rounded Dovetail Joints. ASCE Journal of Structural Engineering (STENG2053R1)

Vallée. T., Tannert, T., Meena, R., Hehl, S. (2013). Dimensioning method for bolted, adhesively bonded, and hybrid joints. Composites Part B Engineering 46:179–187

Chang, F-C., Lam, F., J.F. Kadla (2012). Using master curves based on time-temperature superposition principle to predict creep strains of wood-plastic composites. Wood Science and Technology. Accepted October 4, 2012. 10.1007/s0022601205183

Chang, F-C., Lam, F., J.F. Kadla (2012). Application of time–temperature–stress superposition on creep of wood–plastic composites. Mechanics of Time-Dependent Materials. DOI 10.1007/s1104301291949

Chen, Y., Lam, F. (2012). Bending performance of box based cross laminated timber systems. Journal of Structural Engineering. ASCE Accepted for publication Dec 2012

Li, M., Lam, F., Yeh, B.J., Skaggs,T., Rammer, D. and Wacker, J. (2012). Modeling Force Transfer around Openings in Wood-frame Shear Walls. Journal of Structural Engineering. ASCE. 138(12):14191426.

Li, M., Foschi, R. O. and Lam, F. (2012). “Modeling hysteretic behaviour of panel-sheathed wood shear walls with a protocol-independent nail connection algorithm.” ASCE Journal of Structural Engineering 138(1):99-108.

Li, M., Lam, F., Foschi, R.O., S. Nakajima, T. Nakagawa (2012). Seismic Performance of Post and Beam Timber Buildings I: Model Development and Verification. Journal of Wood Science. 58:2030.

Li, M., Lam, F., Foschi, R.O., S. Nakajima, T. Nakagawa (2012). Seismic Performance of Post and Beam Timber Buildings II: Reliability Evaluations. Journal of Wood Science. 58:135143.

Li, M., Foschi, R. O. and Lam, F. (2012). Modeling hysteretic behavior of panel-sheathed wood shear walls with protocol-independent nail connection algorithm. Journal of Structural Engineering. ASCE. 138(1):99108.

Robertson, A.B., Lam, F. and R.J. Cole (2012). A Comparative Cradle-to-Gate Life Cycle Assessment of Mid-Rise Office Building Construction Alternatives: Laminated Timber or Reinforced Concrete. Buildings 2:245270.

Song, X. and Lam, F. (2012). Stability Analysis of Metal-plate-connected Wood Truss Assemblies, Journal of Structural Engineering. ASCE. 138(9):11101119.

Tannert, T., Vallée T., Hehl, S. (2012). Experimental and Numerical Investigations on Adhesively Bonded Timber Joints. Wood Science and Technology 46:579–590

Tannert, T., Vallée .T, Hehl, S. (2012). Probabilistic Strength Prediction of Adhesively Bonded Timber Joints. Wood Science and Technology  46:503–513

Vallée, T., Tannert, T., Ganne-Chedville C. (2012). Capacity prediction of welded timber joints. Wood Science and Technology 46:333–347.

Wang J.B., R.O.Foschi, F.Lam (2012). Duration-of-load and creep effects in strand-based wood composite: a creep-rupture model. Accepted for publication Wood Schience and Technology. 46:375-391

Wang J.B., F.Lam, R.O.Foschi (2012). Duration-of-load and creep effects in strand-based wood composite: a creep-rupture model. Wood Schience and Technology. 46:361-373

Hong J.P., J.D. Barrett and F. Lam (2011) Three-dimensional finite element analysis of the Japanese traditional post and beam connection. Mokuzai Gakkaishi (Journal of the Japan Wood Research Society). 7:119-125

Chang, F.C. and F. Lam (2010) Feasibility of using mountain pine beetle attacked wood to produce wood-plastic composites: preliminary work. Wood and Fiber Science. 42(1):107–116.

Chang, F-C., F. Lam, K.R. Englund (2010) Feasibility of using mountain pine beetle attacked wood to produce wood-plastic composites.. Wood and Fiber Science. 42(3):388-397.

Lam F., M. Gehloff , and M. Closen (2010) Moment resisting bolted timber connections Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers – Structures and Buildings 163(4):267-274..

Song X. and F. Lam (2010) Stability capacity and lateral bracing requirements of wood beam-columns. Journal of Structural Engineering. ASCE. 136(2):211-218

Song, X., F. Lam., H. Huang, and M. He (2010) Capacity of Metal Plate Connected Wood Truss Assemblies. Journal of Structural Engineering. ASCE. 136(6):723-730

Tannert, T., F. Lam, and T. Vallee (2010) Strength prediction for rounded dovetail connections considering size effects. ASCE Journal of Engineering Mechanics 136(3):358:366

Tannert, T., F. Lam, and T. Vallee (2010) Structural performance of rounded dovetail connections: experimental and numerical investigarions. . Eurogean Journal of Wood and Wood Products. 69:471-482

Chang F.C. and F. Lam (2009) Use of mountain pine beetle killed wood to produce cement-bonded particleboard. Jouranl of Wood and Fiber Science 41(3):   291-299

Li M ., F. Lam and R.O. Foschi (2009) Seismic Reliability Analysis of Diagonal-braced and Structural-panel-sheathed Wood Shear Walls Journal of Structural Engineering. ASCE 135(5):587-596

Tannert T. and F. Lam (2009) Self Tapping Screws as reinforcement for Rounded Dovetail Connections. Structural Control and Health Monitoring Structural Control and Health Monitoring 16:374-384

Beck, K. and F. Lam (2009) The variation of the tensile strength and the modulus of elasticity through the thickness of oriented strand lumber Journal of Materials in Civil Engineering. ASCE 21:625-630

Li M. and F. Lam (2009) Lateral Performance of Nonsymmetric Diagonal-braced Wood Shear Walls Journal of Structural Engineering. ASCE. 135(2):178-186.

Song X. and F. Lam (2009) Stability analysis of laterally braced wood beam-columns subjected to biaxial eccentric loading. Computers and Structures 87(17-18): 1058-1066

Y. Chen, J.D. Barrett and F. Lam (2009). Mechanical properties of Canadian coastal Douglas-fir and Hem-Fir. FOrest Products Journal. 59(6):44-54.

Chang F.C. and F. Lam. (2008). Suitability of fibers from mountain pine beetle attacked wood in wood-cement composite materials. Forest Products Journal. 58(3):85-90

Lam F., M. He, and C.C. Yao. (2008) Example of Traditional Tall Timber Buildings in China – the Yingxian Pagoda. Structural Engineering International. Journal of the International Association for Bridge and Structural Engineering. 18(2):126-129.

Oudjehane A., J. Wang, C. Zhang, G.D. Smith, and F. Lam (2008) Development of thick strand-based mountain pine beetle wood composites: Duration of load and   permeability analyses. BC Journal of Ecosystems and Management, 9(3):   178-180.

Saravi, A.A., P.D. Lawrence, and F. Lam (2008) Estimating the Strength of Boards Using Mixed Signals of MOE and X-ray Image. IEEE Transactions on Instrumentation and Measurement. 57(11):2616-2622.

Wang, B., X. Liu, and F. Lam (2008) Computational Modeling of the Lateral Load Transfer Capacity of Rimboard. Journal of Testing and Evaluation, 36(4): 256-363.

Li, M., F. Lam, and G. Lee (2007) Structural assessment of trailer floor systems with aluminum frame and wood decking. International Journal of Heavy Vehicle Systems. 14(2):213-226.

Tannert, T. and F. Lam (2007) Structural performance of rounded dovetail connections under different loading conditions. Canadian Journal of Civil Engineering. 34(12):1600-1605.

Tannert, T. and F. Lam (2007) Performance of laminated strand lumber for rounded dovetail connections. Forestry Products Journal. 57(9):63-67.

Lam, F., J. Gu, and I. Zakurecky (2006) Performance of posts laminated with mountain pine beetle transmitted blue-stained lodgepole pine. Forest Products Journal.   56(9):60-64.

Leijten, A.J.M, S. Ruxton, H. Prion and F. Lam (2006) Reversed-Cyclic Behavior of a novel heavy timber tube connection Journal of Structural Engineering. ASCE 132(8):1314-1319

Wang, Y., F. Lam, J.D. Barrett, and M. He. (2005) Comparisons of Different Stress Class Systems and Test Methods on Bending Properties. Forest Products Journal. 55(12):66-71

Byeon H.S., H.M. Park and F. Lam (2005) Nondestructive evaluation of strength performance for finger-jointed wood using flexural vibration techniques. Forestry Products Journal. 55(10):37-42.

Garcia P.J., S. Avramidis and F. Lam. (2004) Regression modelling of two-dimensional internal temperature and gas pressure distributions during panel hot-pressing. Holz als roh und werkstoff. 62(4):316-320

He M. and F. Lam (2004) Properties of North American Wood Frame Residential Constructions (in Chinese). Structural Engineers. 68(1):1-5. ISSN 1005-0159.

He M. and F. Lam (2004) Introduction of wood use in building engineering in North America (in Chinese). Special Structures. 20(4):48-51. ISSN 1001-3598.

Lam F., J.D. Barrett , and S. Nakajima (2004) Influence of Knot Area Ratio on the Bending Strength of Canadian Douglas-Fir used in Japanese Post and Beam Housing. Journal of Wood Science. Japan Wood Society. 51(1):18-25.

Lam F., A. Filiatrault, N. Kawai, S. Nakajima, and N.Yamaguchi (2004) Performance of timber buildings under seismic load – Part II Modeling. Journal of Progress in Structural Engineering Materials. 6(2):79-83.

Lam F., S. Abayakoon, S. Svensson, C. Gyamfi (2004) Influence of Proof Loading on the Reliability of Members. Holzals und Werstoff 61:432-438.

Lam F., J.D. Barrett , and S. Nakajima (2004) Influence of Knot Area Ratio Based Grading Rules on the Engineering Properties of Hem-Fir used in Japanese Post and Beam Housing. Journal of Wood Science and Technology. 38:83-92

Lam F., G. Lee, H. Yan, J. Gu, A.A. Saravi (2004) Structural Performance of Wood-based Stair Stringers. Forestry Products Journal. 54(4) 39-44.

Mindess S., P. Sukontasukkul, F. Lam and N. Banthia (2004) Fracture of Fully Saturated Parallel Strand Lumber (PSL) under Impact Loading. Journal of Wood Science and Technology. 38:277-235.

Garcia, P., Avramidis, S. and F. Lam (2003) Horizontal gas pressure and temperature distribution responses to OSB flake alignment during hot-pressing. Holz als Roh- und Werkstoff, 61(6): 425-431

Hampson J.A., H.G.L. Prion and F. Lam (2003) The effect of end distance on the   moment-resistant of timber rivet connections. Canadian Journal of Civil   Engineering. 30: 945-948.

He, M. and F. Lam (2003). Introduction of wood use i building engineering in North America. Special Structures. 20(4):48-51. ISSN 1001-3598

Lam, F., J.D. Barrett and S. Nakajima (2003). Influence of Know Area Ratio on the Bending Strength of Canadian Douglas-Fir used in Japanese Post and Beam Housing. Journal of Wood Science. Japan Research Society. 51(1):18-25.

Lam, F., S.Abayakoon, S. Svensson, C. Gyamfi (2003). Influnence of Proof Loading on the Reliability of Members. Holz als roh und Werstoff. 61:432-438

Saravi, A., P.D. Lawrence, F. Lam (2003). Implementation of a Mechanics-based System for Estimating the Strength of Timber. IMTC’02 Issue of the IEEE Transactions on Instrumentation and Measurement. 53(2):284-292.

Clouston, P., Lam, F. (2002). A Stochastic Plasticity Approach to Strength Modeling of Strand-based Wood Composites. Composites Science and Technology. 62:1381-1395.

Lam F., A. Filiatrault, N. Kawai, S. Nakajima, and N.Yamaguchi (2002) Performance of   timber buildings under seismic load – Part 1 Experimental Studies. Journal of Progress in Structural Engineering Materials. 4(3):276-285.

Richard N., L. Daudeville, H.G.L. Prion, and F. Lam (2002) Timber shear walls with large openings: experiment and prediction of the structural behaviour. Canadian Journal of Civil Engineering. 29(5):713-724

Abayakoon, S. and F. Lam (2001). Finite Element Analysis of Rotating Disk Vibrations under In-Plane and Lateral Loading. Jouranl of the Institute of Wood Science. 15(5):253-260

Durham, J.P., F. Lam and H.G.L. Prion. (2001) Earthquake resistance of shearwalls with large OSB panels. Journal of Structural Engineering. ASCE. 127(12):1460-1466

Schreyer, A., F. Lam, H.G.L. Prion, and L. Bathon. (2001) Strength capacities and behavior of a new composite timber-steel connector. Journal of Structural Engineering. ASCE. 127(8):888-892

Lam, F., J.D. Barrett and S. Nakajima. (2001) Engineering properties of Hem-fir used in Japanese post and beam housing. Forest Product Journal. 51(10):79-87

Lam. ,F. and Abayakoon, S. (2001) Finite element analysis of rotating disk vibrations under in-plane and lateral loading. Journal of the Institute of Wood Science. 15(5):253-260

Clouston, P.L. and F. Lam. (2001) Computational modeling of strand-based wood composites. Journal of Engineering Mechanics. ASCE. 127(8): 844-851

Garcia, P., S. Avramidis and F. Lam. (2001) Internal temperature and pressue responses to flake alignment during hot-pressing. Holz als und Werstoff. 59:272-275

Lu, C. and F. Lam. (2001) Relationship between thickness swelling and mat structure in robot-formed flakeboard mats. Holz als und Werstoff. 59(3):201-210

Wang J., J. Biernacki and F. Lam. (2001) Nondestructive evaluation of veneer quality using acoustic wave measurements. Wood Science & Technology.   34(6):505-516

He, M., F. Lam and R.O. Foschi. (2001) Modeling three-dimensional timber light-frame buildings (Static Conditions). Journal of Structural Engineering. ASCE.   127(8):901-913

Lam, F. (2001) Modern structural wood products. Journal of Progress in Structural Engineering Materials. 3(3)238-245

Lu, C. and F. Lam. (2001) Random field representation of horizontal density distribution in partially oriented flakeboard mat. Journal of Wood and Fiber Science. 33(7):437-449

Hockey, B., F. Lam and H.G.L. Prion. (2000) Truss plate reinforced bolted connections in parallel strand lumber. Canadian Journal of Civil Engineering. 27(6):1150-1161

Lam, F. (2000) Length effect on the tensile strength of truss chord members. Canadian Journal of Civil Engineering. 27(3):481-489

Lam, F. and B. Craig. (2000) Shear strength of structural composite lumber. Journal of Materials in Civil Engineering. ASCE. 12(3):196-204

Richard N., L. Davenne, L. Daudeville, H. Prion, F. Lam (2000). Influence des connexions sur la resistance au contreventement de murs a ossature bois. Annales GC Bois (French Journal of Timber Engineering). 5:35-44

Sukontasukkul, P., F. Lam and S. Mindess. (2000) Fracture of parallel strand lumber (PSL) under impact loading. Materials & Structures. 33:445-449

 

Conference Papers

Closen, M. and Lam, F. (2012). Performance of Moment Resistance Self-tapping Screw Assembly under Reverse Cyclic Load. In Proc. 12th WCTE Auckland, New Zealand. CDROM Proceedings.

Liu, X. and Lam, F. (2012). Reliability Based Evaluation of Single Lateral Bracing Forces in Compression Web Members of Metal Plated Wood Trusses. In Proc. 12th WCTE Auckland, New Zealand. CDROM Proceedings.

Zhu E., Chen, Z., Pan, J., Lam, F. (2012). Structural Performance of Dou-Gong Brackets of YingXian Wood Pagoda under vertical loading. In Proc. 12th WCTE Auckland, New Zealand. CDROM Proceedings.

Lam, F., M. Li, R.O. Foschi, S. Nakajima, T. Nakagawa (2011). Performance of Timber Buildings in Earthquakes. In Proc. 11th Int’l Conf. on Applications of Statistics and Probability in Civil Engineering. Zurich Switzerland.

Skaggs, T., B.J. Yeh, F. Lam, M. Li, D. Rammer, J. Wacker (2011). Modeling Force Transfer around Openings of Full-Scale Shear Walls. In Proc. Int’l Council for Building Research and Innovation in Building and Construction Working Commission W18Timber Structures, Alghero, Italy. CIBW18/44153. pp10.

Lam F. (2010). Size effect of bending strength in glulam beams. In Proc. Int’l Council for Building Research and Innovation in Building and Construction Working Commission W 18-Timber Structures, Alghero, Italy. CIB-W 18/44-12-5.

Skaggs, T., B.J. Yeh, F. Lam, D. Rammer, J. Wacher (2010). Full-scale shear wall tests for force transfer around openings. In Proc. Int’l Council for Building Research and Innovation in Building and Construction Working Commission W18-Timber Structures, Nelson N.Z. CIB-W18/43-12-5.

Tannert T., T. Vallee, F. Lam (2010). Probabilistic capacity prediction of timber joints under brittle failure modes. In Proc. Int’l Council for Building Research and Innovation in Building and Construction Working Commission W18-Timber Structures, Nelson N.Z. CIB-W18/43-7-1.

Song X. and F. Lam (2010). Reliability analysis of metal plate connected wood truss assemblies concerning buckling failure. In Proc. 11th WCTE Riva Del Garda, Italy. CD-ROM Proceedings.

Vallee T., T. Tannert and F. Lam (2010). Probabilistic design method for timber joints. In Proc. 11th WCTE Riva Del Garda, Italy. CD-ROM Proceedings.

Gehloff M., M. Closen, and F. Lam (2010). Reduced edge distances in Bolted timber moment connections with perpendicular to grain reinforcements. In Proc. 11th WCTE Riva Del Garda, Italy. CD-ROM Proceedings.

Song X., F. Lam, H. Huang, and M. He (2009). Stability Capacity and Lateral Bracing Force of MEtal Plate Connected Wood Truss Assemblies. Meeting Forty-two Zurich Switzerland. In Proc. Int’l Council for Building Research and Innovation in Building and Construction Working Commission W18-Timber Structures, Nelson N.Z. CIB-W18/43-15-3.

Anastas, H., T.   Tannert, F. Lam, J.D. Barrett (2008). Effect of manufacturing on the   quality of rounded dovetail joints. -In Proc. COST E53 Conference, 29-30 October 2008, Delft, The Netherlands. pp51-58.

Bejtka I. and F. Lam (2008). Cross Laminated Timber as Innovative Building Material. In Proc. CSCE Annual Conference. Quebec City. CD-ROM Proceedings.

Li M. and F. Lam (2008). Modelling Post-and-beam Wooden Buildings under Seismic Loads –   Proc., 18th Analysis and Computation Specialty Conference, Vancouver Canada. CD-ROM Proceedings.

Tannert T. and F. Lam (2008). Design Guideline for Rounded Dovetail Connections – ASCE   Structures Congress 2008 Crossing Borders. Vancouver Canada. CD-ROM Proceedings.

Song X. and F. Lam (2008). Stability analysis of eccentrically loaded wood beam-columns – ASCE Structures Congress 2008 Crossing Borders. Vancouver Canada. CD-ROM Proceedings.

Lam F., M. Schulte-Wrede, C.C. Yao and J.J. Gu (2008). Moment resistance of bolted timber connections with perpendicular to grain reinforcements -In Proc. 10th WCTE Miyazaki, Japan. CD-ROM Proceedings.

Lam F., M. Li, S. Nakajima, and N. Kawai (2008). Modeling 3-D Response of Japanese Post and Beam Structures -In Proc. 10th WCTE Miyazaki, Japan. CD-ROM Proceedings.

Song X. and F. Lam (2008). Stability analysis of eccentrically loaded wood beam-column -In Proc. 10th WCTE Miyazaki, Japan. CD-ROM Proceedings.

Chen Z.Y., E.C. Zhu and F. Lam (2008). Sampling of Dimension Lumber for On-site Testing in China – Background Study -In Proc. 10th WCTE Miyazaki, Japan. CD-ROM   Proceedings.

Gu J.J., C.C. Yao, F. Lam and P. Sutter (2008) An application of Panel Web Beams for Long-Span Timber Construction -In Proc. 10th WCTE Miyazaki, Japan. CD-ROM Proceedings.

Gu J.J., F. Lam, C.C. Yao (2008). Seismic Analysis of Probability Based Life Cycle Cost for Wood Frame Structures -In Proc. 10th WCTE Miyazaki, Japan. CD-ROM Proceedings.

Barrett J.D., Lam F., and Y. Chen (2008). Comparison of machine grading methods for Canadian Hemlock -In Proc. 10th WCTE Miyazaki, Japan. CD-ROM Proceedings.

Lam, F., and N. Mohadevan (2007). Development of New Construction of Glulam Beams in Canada. In Proc. Int’l Council for Building Research and Innovation in Building and Construction Working Commission W18-Timber Structures, Bled, Slovenia. CIB-W18/40-12-1. pp10.

F. Lam (2006). State of earthquake research in North America and Japan -In Proceedings of the 12th International Wood Construction Conference Holzbauforum Garmisch-Partenkirchen Germany Nov 6, 2006

Song, X. and F. Lam (2006). Three dimensional stability analysis of wood beam-columns -In Proceedings of the 9th WCTE. Portland USA CD-ROM Proceedings.

Tannert, T. and F. Lam (2006). Geometry parameters of rounded dovetail connections -In Proceedings of the 9th WCTE. Portland USA CD-ROM Proceedings.

Gu, J., F. Lam and R.O. Foschi (2006). Comparison of seismic performance of Japanese wood   shear walls -In Proceedings of the 9th WCTE. Portland USA CD-ROM Proceedings.

Lam, F., M. Li and J. Gu (2006). Structural performance of one storey Japanese Post-and-Beam Building -In Proceedings of the 9th WCTE. Portland USA CD-ROM Proceedings.

Wang, B., X. Liu and F. Lam (2006). Computational modeling of lateral load transfer capacity of rimboard -In Proceedings of the 9th WCTE. Portland USA CD-ROM   Proceedings.

Chen, Y., F. Lam   and J.D. Barrett (2006). Bending strength and modulus of elasticity of BC coastal timbers -In Proceedings of the 9th WCTE. Portland USA CD-ROM Proceedings.

Barrett, J.D., F. Lam, F. Rouger and Y. Wang (2006). The proposed ISO strength class system: An update -In Proceedings of the 9th WCTE. Portland USA CD-ROM Proceedings.

Schmidt D., F. Lam, P. Morris, and H. Prion (2006). The Proposed ISO Strength Class System: An Update. In Proc. 9th WCTE Portland, USA. CD-ROM Proceedings.

Lam, F. (2004). Recent Research and Development in Timber Engineering in North America. -In Proc. 10th International Wood Construction Conference Holzbauforum. Garmisch-Partenkirchen. Germany. November 2, 2004.

Leijten A., Ruxton S., Prion H., and Lam F. (2004). A Novel Timber Connection With   Exceptional Properties. In Proc. 13th World Conference on Earthquake Engineering. Vancouver, Canada. Paper 3174 7 pp. CD-ROM Proceedings.

Gu J. and F. Lam (2004). Simplified mechanics based wood frame shear wall model. -In Proc. 13th World Conference on Earthquake Engineering. Vancouver, Canada. Paper 3109 11 pp. CD-ROM Proceedings.

Gu J. and F. Lam (2004). Seismic reliability analysis for wood shear walls. – In Proc. 8th WCTE Lahti, Finland. 2:395-400.

Schreyer A., F. Lam and H.G.L. Prion (2004). Comparison of slender dowel-type fasteners for slotted-in steel plate connections under monotonic and cyclic loading. -In Proc. 8th WCTE Lahti, Finland. 2:107-112.

Wang Y., J.D. Barrett, F. Lam and M. He (2004). Wood product test methods and stress class systems in the world. -In Proc. 8th WCTE Lahti, Finland. 2:167-172.

Leijten A.., Ruxton S., H.G.L. Prion, and F. Lam (2004). The tube connection in seismic active area. -In Proc. 8th WCTE Lahti, Finland. 3:433-436.

Saravi A.A., P.D. Lawrence, and F. Lam (2004). Real-time-intelligent system for estimating the strength of lumber using x-ray images. -In Proc. IASTED International Conference on Visualization, Imaging and Image Processing (VIIP 2004) Sept 06 to 08, 2004, in Marbella, Spain. 452-178:31-36.

Saravi A.A., P.D. Lawerence, and F. Lam (2004). Implementation of a Mechanics-based System for Estimating the Strength of Timber -IMTC’02 Issue of the IEEE Transactions on Instrumentation and Measurement.

Lam F., D. Jossen J. Gu N. Yamaguchi and H.G.L. Prion (2003). Effect of test configurations and protocols on the performance of shear walls -In Proc. of International Council for Building Research and Innovation in Building and   Construction Working commission W18-Timber Structures. Este Park, USA. CIB-W18/36-15-6. pp9.

Saravi A. A., P.D. Lawrence, F. Lam (2003). Identifying the Strength of Boards using Mixed Signals of MOE and X-Ray Image -In Proc. IEEE-ISPA2003 conference, Rome, Italy, September 18-20,2003, pp. 1003-1008.

Saboksayr H.S., A.A. Saravi, P.D. Lawrence, F. Lam (2003). Implementation of a Neural Network Based System for Estimating the Strength of a Board Using Mixed Signals of MOE and X-Ray Images. -In Proc. IEEE-PACRIM 2003 conference, August 28-30, Victoria, BC. Canada, pp 342-347.

Saravi A. A., P.D. Lawrence, F. Lam (2003). Implementation of a Mechanics Based System for Estimating the Strength of a Board Using Mixed Signals of MOE and X-Ray Images -In Proc. of IEEE-PACRIM 2003 conference, August 28-30, Victoria, BC. Canada, pp 413-417.

Saravi A. A., P.D. Lawrence, F. Lam (2003). Identifying Strength of Boards using Mechanical Modeling and a Weibull-Based Feature -In Proc. of Conference on Control Applications, IEEE-CCA2003, June 23-25, Turkey, 2003, pp54-59.

Lam F., G. Lee, H. Yan, J. Gu, A.A. Saravi (2003). Structural Performance of Stair Stringers -In Proc. International Conference on Forest Products IAWPS2003 April 2003. Daejeon Korea 1:239-245.

Garcia, P., Avramidis, S. and F. Lam (2002). Three-Dimensional Heat and Mass Transfer During Oriented-Strandboard Hot-Pressing. In Proc. of 6th Pacific Rim Bio-based Composites Symposium, Portland, OR, 268 – 277.

Saravi A. A., P.D. Lawrence, F. Lam (2002). Implementation of a Mechanics-Based System   for Estimating the Strength of Lumber -In Proc. of 13th International   Symposium on Non destructive Testing of Wood, University of California, Berkeley Campus, California, USA, August 20, 2002, published by Forest Products Society, Madison, Wisconsin, pp. 131-136

Lam F., M. He, R.O. Foschi, H.G.L. Prion, and C.E. Ventura (2002). Modeling the dynamic response of 3-dimensional timber light-frame buildings – In Proc. of the 7th World Conference on Timber Engineering, WCTE 2002 Shah Alam, Malaysia   1:55-59.

Saravi A.A., Lawerence P.D., and F. Lam (2002). Implementation of a Mechanics-Based System for Estimating the Strength of a Board – In Proc. of the 19th IEEE Instrumentationand Measurement Technology Conference. Anchorage, Alaska, USA.   May 21-23 2002 00CH37276-ISBN:07803-7218-2-ISSN 5281 (2):1179-1182

Barrett, J.D., F. Lam and S. Nakajima. (2001). Material strength properties for Canadian species used in Japanese post and beam construction – In Proc. of   Internat. Council for Building Research and Innovation in Building and Construction Working Commission W18-Timber Structures. Venice, Italy. CIB-W18/34-6-1. pp 17.

Clouston, P.L. and F. Lam. (2001). Computational modeling of strand-based wood composites – In Proc. Soc. Experimental Mechanics Annual Conference, Portland, Oregon, USA.

Clouston, P.L. and F. Lam. (2001). Nonlinear modeling of strand-based wood composites in bending – In Proc. of 2nd International Conference of Advanced Engineered Wood Composites, Bethel, Maine, USA. pp. 9.

Prion, G.L., F. Lam and R. Mastschuch. (2001). Reinforced bolted timber connections. In: Pp. 133-142 in Proc. Internat. RILEM Symp., Stuttgart, Germany.

Lam, F., S. Abayakoon, S. Svensson, and C. Gyamfi. (2001). Influence of proof loading on the reliability of members – In Proc. of International Council for Building Research and Innovation in Building and Construction Working Commission W18-Timber Structures, Venice, Italy. CIB-W18/34-pp. 12.

Lam F., M.H. He, R.O. Foschi (2000). Mechanics based modeling of the dynamic response of wood frame building. November 2000. In Proc.of the International workshop on Performance based bulding structural design. Ministry of Construction. Duilding Research Institute. Tsukuba, Japan. pp.9.

He, M.H., F. Lam and R.O. Foschi. (2000). Numerical analysis of statistically loaded three-dimensional timber light-frame buildings. In: Proc. World Conf. on Timber Engineering, Whistler, Canada. 1.2.1, 8 pp. CD-ROM Proceedings.

Mischler, A., H.G.L. Prion and F. Lam. (2000). Load-carrying behaviour of steel-to-timber dowel connections. In: Proc World Conf. on Timber Engineering, Whistler, Canada, on CD, paper # 2.4.1, 8 pp.

Clouston, P.L. and F. Lam. (2000). Computational modeling of strand-based wood composites in compression. In: Proc. World Conf. on Timber Engineering, Whistler, Canada. 1.2.3, 8 pp.

Garcia, P., S. Avramidis and F. Lam. (2000) Flake-alignment effects on temperature and gas pressure development during OSB hot-pressing. pp. 38-40 in Proc. of the 34th International Particleboard/Composite Materials Symp., Washington State University, Pullman, WA.