Zhou, Hong

Personnel Profile

Zhou, Hong, Ph.D., Professor

Zhou, Hong, Ph.D.

Education

Ph.D., Tennessee Technological University

M.S., Southeast University

B.S., Northern Jiaotong University

Research Interests

  • Mechanical & Structural Design

  • Compliant Mechanisms and Flexible Structures

  • Kinematics, Dynamics, Robotics

  • CAD/CAM/CAE

  • Variable-Property Materials

  • Wind, Wave and Water turbines

  • Solar Trackers and Panels

Recent Publications

  • Venkatesh Singamsitty, Hong Zhou, Tail Shape Design of Boat Wind Turbines, International Journal of Engineering Research & Technology, Vol. 6, No. 3, 2017.

  • Hari Nair Prakashah, Hong Zhou, Synthesis of Constant Torque Compliant Mechanisms, ASME Journal of Mechanisms and Robotics, Vol. 8, No. 6, 2016.

  • Danish Ul Mohammed, Hong Zhou, Analysis and Synthesis of Contact-Aided Cantilever Springs, International Journal of Engineering Research & Technology, Vol. 4, No. 12, 2015.

  • Arefin Ahmed, Hong Zhou, Synthesis of Nonlinear Spiral Torsion Springs, International Journal of Engineering Research & Technology, Vol. 3, No. 6, 2014.

  • Hong Zhou, Rutesh B. Patil, The Discrete Topology Optimization of Structures Using the Improved Hybrid Discretization Model, ASME Journal of Mechanical Design, 2012, Vol. 134, No. 12, 2012.

  • Hong Zhou, Pranjal P. Killekar, The Modified Quadrilateral Discretization Model for the Topology Optimization of Compliant Mechanisms, ASME Journal of Mechanical Design, Vol. 133, No.11, 2011.

  • Hong Zhou, Topology Optimization of Compliant Mechanisms Using Hybrid Discretization Model, ASME Journal of Mechanical Design, Vol. 132, No.11, 2010.

Contact Information

The Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering
ENGC 329
MSC 191 Texas A&M University-Kingsville
Kingsville, Texas 78363-8202
voice: (361) 593-4314
fax: (361) 593-4026
email: hong.zhou@tamuk.edu
Personal Website:

This page was last updated on: June 12, 2017