Myeong-Han Kim was born in Daegu (South Korea) in 1967. He received his BSc degree in Architectural
Engineering fromKorea University in 1989. He received theMSc degree and PhD in Structural Engineering
from Korea University in 1991 and 1998, respectively. He is currently the associated professor of Architectural
Engineering at Daejin University (South Korea). His main fields of research are seismic performance of
tall buildings and behavior of composite columns.