Academic Staff

Title Associate Professor
Area of Specialization Thermofluid; Energy conversion and storage technologies; Advanced materials
Title Professor
Area of Specialization Multiphase and multicomponent complex systems with micro- and nanoscale; Aerosol science & technology; Combustion & emissions formation; Transport and formation of nano/microparticles and gaseous pollutants; On-road vehicle emission measurement, control and modelling techniques; Thermal-fluids science & engineering.
Title
Associate Vice President (Research Support), Interim Head (Research Office), Director of Research Institute for Smart Energy, Chair Professor of Energy Conversion and Storage
Area of Specialization Advanced electrode materials for energy storage; electrochemical technologies for energy and environmental applications; drying of high value products.
Title Chair Professor of Mechanical Engineering
Area of Specialization Noise and vibration control; Fluid-structure interaction; Damage detection and smart material/structure/products
Title Associate Professor
Area of Specialization Sound induced vibration; Duct noise control; Building and room acoustics; Environmental noise measurement and control; Aeroacoustics; Sound Sources identification; Sound quality of product and its assessment; Soundscape study, planning and design
Title Assistant Professor
Area of Specialization Robotic manipulation; Vision-based control and automation; Micro-system design and Tissue engineering
Title Professor
Area of Specialization Product design and development; Numerical modelling and simulation; Manufacturing and metal forming; Size effect based micro-mechanics; Damage and fracture in manufacturing and product service.
Title Assistant Professor
Area of Specialization Advanced structural materials; High-temperature and high-strength alloys; Nanostructured alloys; Mechanical properties; 3D atom probe tomography
Title Associate Professor
Area of Specialization Frequency domain methods for nonlinear systems (the nCOS function or OFRF based methods); Nonlinear vibration & control (with a bio-inspired approach); Robotics—Analysis, Design & Control (Marine robotics, Construction robots and other bio-inspired robots); Robust learning/control methods; Nonlinear system identification and signal processing; Intelligent computing and optimization
Title Associate Professor
Area of Specialization Computational aeroacoustics and gas dynamics; Wind turbine aerodynamics; Flow-induced sound and structural vibration; Aviation science; HVAC compressor and system design; Product sound and vibration quality
Title Research Assistant Professor
Area of Specialization Physical acoustics, Acoustic metamaterials, Non-Hermitian acoustics
Title Associate Professor
Area of Specialization Biomechanics; CFD; Flow-induced vibration and thermal management
Title Assistant Professor
Area of Specialization Robotics
Title Assistant Professor
Area of Specialization Solid Mechanics; Plasticity; Constitutive modeling; Amorphous Materials; Nanomaterials; Impact; Collision and Crashworthiness
Title Head and Chair Professor of Mechanical Engineering
Area of Specialization Metallic materials; Nuclear materials; Nanotechnology; Environmental degradation of materials; Computational materials design and modeling
Title Associate Head and Professor
Area of Specialization Structural Health Monitoring (SHM); Ultrasonics; Wave Propagation; Sensor and Sensor Network; Non-destructive Evaluation (NDE); Smart Materials and Structures; Advanced Composite Materials
Title Associate Head and Associate Professor
Area of Specialization Aerodynamics; Hydrodynamics; Active flow control; Fluid-structure Interaction; Multiphase flow
Title Professor and Interim Head of AAE, jointly appointed by Interdisciplinary Division of Aeronautical and Aviation Engineering (AAE), and Department of Mechanical Engineering
Area of Specialization Hypersonic Aerothermodynamics; Hypersonic Boundary Layer Transition; Flow Instabilities (Richtmyer–Meshkov Instability, Labyrinthine Instability in Magnetic Fluids); Supersonic Two-Phase Flow (Shock/Droplet Interaction); Detonation; Active flow control; Urban Flow/Pollution Simulation); UAV/MA
Title Associate Professor
Area of Specialization Laser diagnostics; Structural dynamics; Signal processing
Title Associate Professor
Area of Specialization Solid Mechanics (specialized in Fracture Mechanics and Contact Mechanics); Bio-inspired Mechanics and Materials; Advanced Energy Materials; Nanomechanics
Title Associate Professor
Area of Specialization Theoretical and numerical combustion; Chemical kinetics; Droplet and spray dynamics; Rarefied gas dynamics
Title Associate Professor
Area of Specialization Computational materials science; Mechanical properties of nanomaterials; Applications of nanomaterials in energy conversion and storage
Title Associate Professor
Area of Specialization Structured acoustic materials and metamaterials; Acoustic imaging technology and system; Piezoelectric material and acoustic transducers; Experimental acoustics

Teaching Staff

Title Senior Teaching Fellow
Area of Specialization Composite and application; Composite manufacturing; Nanocomposite (carbon nanotube/polymer) structure
Title Senior Instructor
Area of Specialization Computer aided design; Computer aided engineering; Product design and management; Basic scientific computing; Supply chain management
Title Teaching Fellow
Area of Specialization Thin film; Nanomaterials materials; Materials characterization; Hard multilayer coatings and their mechanical & tribological properties; High temperature superconductivity
Title Visiting Lecturer (PT)
Area of Specialization Advanced composite structures; Materials characterization; Nanoclay/polymer composites; Nanotechnology; On-road gaseous and particle emissions measurement
Title Visiting Lecturer (PT)
Area of Specialization Micromechanics; Computational solid mechanics; Multi-scale modeling of hybrid composites

Teaching Staff

(from Interdisciplinary Division of Aeronautical and Aviation Engineering)

Title Assistant Professor
Area of Specialization GNSS (GPS, Beidou, GLONASS, Galileo and QZSS) Positioning, Navigation and Guidance, Sensors Integration, Autonomous Driving, UAV, Indoor Positioning, Intelligent Transportation Systems, Signal Processing, 3D Mapping and Modern Avionics
Title Assistant Professor
Area of Specialization
GNSS for Civil Aviation: Integrity Monitoring and Augmentation Systems including ABAS, GBAS and SBAS
Land Navigation: Precise Positioning, Multi-Sensor Fusion
Title Assistant Professor
Area of Specialization Non-Destructive Evaluation, Structural Health Monitoring, Transducer Technology, Electrochemistry, Ultrasound, Computational Modelling