Zhiyuan Yu, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

Zhiyuan Yu

205-E Thesken Hall, Middletown Campus
4200 N University Blvd., Middletown, OH 45042
yuz29@MiamiOH.edu
513-727-3378

Education

  • Ph.D., Mechanical Engineering, Tennessee Technological University, Cookeville, TN, 2017
  • M.S. Mechanical Engineering, Dalian University of Technology, Dalian, China, 2010
  • B.S., Mechanical Engineering, Dalian University of Technology, Dalian, China, 2008

Academic and professional experience

  • Pennsylvania State University, Assistant Teaching Professor, 2017-2019
  • Tennessee Technological University, Teaching and Research Assistant, 2012-2017
  • Volvo Penta, Lexington, TN, Consultant, 2015 May-Aug.
  • Zhonghua Geotechnical Co., Dalian, China, Mechanical Engineer, 2010-2012

Publications

Yang, Qingle, Fuzheng Qu, Zhiyuan Yu, and Zhengyi Xie. “Stress and stability analysis of slewing motion for crawler crane mounted on flexible ground.” Engineering Failure Analysis 105 (2019): 817-827.

Yu, Zhiyuan. " Loaded Tooth Contact Pattern Analysis for Strain Wave Gear with Non-Elliptical Wave Generator." In ASME 2019 International Design Engineering Technical Conferences and Computers and Information in Engineering Conference. American Society of Mechanical Engineers, 2019.

Yu, Zhiyuan, Jiawei Gong. “Introducing Kinematic Fundamentals of Strain Wave Gear for Robotic Arm Joint.” 2019 American Society for Engineering Education Zone 1 Conference.

Yu, Zhiyuan, Kwun-lon Ting. “Application of Finite Element Analysis for the Strain Wave Gear Tooth Surfaces Design and Modifications.” American Gear Manufacturers Association, 2018, ISBN: 978-1-64353-012-3.

Yu, Zhiyuan, and Kwun-Lon Ting. "Planar Tooth Profile Synthesis for Relative Curvature." In ASME 2017 International Design Engineering Technical Conferences and Computers and Information in Engineering Conference, pp. V010T11A027-V010T11A027. American Society of Mechanical Engineers, 2017.

Ting, Kwun-Lon, and Zhiyuan Yu. "Conjugation Curvature Theory of Higher Pairs." In ASME 2017 International Design Engineering Technical Conferences and Computers and Information in Engineering Conference, pp. V05BT08A082-V05BT08A082. American Society of Mechanical Engineers, 2017.

Yu, Zhiyuan, and Kwun-Lon Ting. "Explicit Dynamics Analysis for Harmonic Drives." In ASME 2014 International Design Engineering Technical Conferences and Computers and Information in Engineering Conference, pp. V01AT02A034-V01AT02A034. American Society of Mechanical Engineers, 2014.