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Dr Zhangming Wu

Dr Zhangming Wu

Lecturer

School of Engineering

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Available for postgraduate supervision

Zhangming Wu is a Lecturer in Advanced Computational Mechanics Group, Cardiff School of Engineering.

Zhangming Wu’s research focused on the development of efficient modelling and optimization methods for the innovation of Smart Lightweight Composite Structures, in particular for the aeronautical and aerospace applications. His research aims to innovate the next generation smart lightweight structures, with conducting broad research activities in the areas of structural mechanics, optimal design, dynamics, additive manufacturing, smart sensing technique and experimental testing etc. The research outcomes are expected to have extensive benefits or can directly apply in aircraft and space structures, civil engineering, offshore wind energy, and biomedical devices etc.

  • PhD, Aston University, 2010
  • MEng, University of Science and Technology Beijing, 2006
  • BEng, University of Science and Technology Beijing, 2003

Honours and awards

  • AIAA (American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics) Best Paper of ASC (American Society for Composites)

  • AIAA (American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics) Harry Hilton Structures Paper Award

Committees and reviewing

Conference Committee, CAMME 2017, ISMDMA 2017 and D2ME 2017 etc.

Journal reviewer, AIAA Journal, International Journal of Solids and Structures, Composite Structures, Thin-walled Structures, Journal of Composite Materials, Computers and Structures, Composite Part B, Journal of Engineering Mechanics etc.

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EN1102 MECHANICS

EN2602 Design

EN1048 Engineering Applications

EN2024 Mechanical Engineering Labs

Contracts

Title                                                                                          People                   Sponsor           Value               Duration

A novel intelligent sensing system for composite blades to perceive the surrounding conditions Wu Z Royal Society £13257.00 01/03/2017 - 31/03/2018
A Novel Complex Variable Meshless Method for the Efficient Optimal Design of Damage Tolerant Composite Aircraft Structures Wu Z, Featherston CA, Kennedy D H2020/Welsh Government   £110,979.16 31/8/2018 - 31/08/2020