Li, Hua

Personnel Profile

Li, Hua, Ph.D., Associate Professor & Industrial Engineering Graduate Coordinator

Li, Hua, Ph.D.


Ph.D., Texas Tech University, Lubbock, Texas

B.Eng., Tsinghua University, Beijing, China

Research Interests

  • Wind Energy, Wave Energy

  • Energy Saving Product Design

  • Product Life Cycle Assessment

  • Active Disassembly

  • Sustainable Manufacturing and Sustainability Assessment

  • Simulation, Optimization and Modeling

Recent Publications

  • Chen, Y, Li, H., Jin, K., Elkassabgi, Y., Investigating the Possibility of Using Different Hub Height Wind Turbines in a Wind Farm, International Journal of Sustainable Energy, 2015, DOI: 10.1080/14786451.2015.1007139

  • Chen, Y., Li, H., He, B., Wang, P., Jin, K., Multi-Objective Genetic Algorithm Based Innovative Wind Farm Layout Optimization Method, Energy Conversion and Management, Vol. 105, pp. 1318-1327, 2015.

  • Chen, Y., Li, H., Jin, K., Song, Q., Wind Farm Layout Optimization using Genetic Algorithm with Different Hub Height Wind Turbines, Energy Conversion and Management, Vol. 70, pp. 56-65, 2013.

  • He, B., Li, H., Jin, K., Shape memory polymer actuated hollow snap-fit design analysis, Materials & Design, Vol. 47, pp. 539-550, 2013.

  • Li, H., Jin, K., He, B., Chen, Y., Hollow Structure Snap-Fit Design Embedded with Shape Memory Polymer Sheet, CIRP Annals-Manufacturing Technology, Vol. 61, Issue 1, pp.31-34, 2012.

  • Li, H., Ortega, J., Chen, Y., He, B., Jin, K., Study of Shape Memory Polymers Snap-Fit for Disassembly, Automation Assembly, Vol. 32, Issue 3, pp. 245-250, 2012.

  • Ramos, C.A., Ramirez, D., Jin, K., Li, H., Factorial Analysis of Selected Factors Affecting the Electricity Production of Onshore Wind Farms, International Journal of Energy for a Clean Environment, Vol. 12, Issue 1, pp. 67-77, 2011.

  • Zhang, H.C., Li, H., 'An Energy Factor Based Systematic Approach to Energy-Saving Product Design', CIRP Annals-Manufacturing Technology, Vol. 59, Issue 1, pp. 183-186, 2010.

Contact Information

The Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering
ENGC 331
MSC 191 Texas A&M University-Kingsville
Kingsville, Texas 78363-8202
voice: (361) 593-4057
Personal Website:

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