Texas A&M University-Kingsville

Personnel Profile

Hong Zhou, Ph.D, Associate Professor & Graduate Coordinator of Mechanical Engineering

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Education

Ph.D., Tennessee Technological University

M.S., Southeast University

B.S., Northern Jiaotong University 

Research Interests

  • Compliant Mechanisms, Smart Structures

  • Topology and Shape Optimization

  • Kinematics, Dynamics, Robotics

  • CAD/CAM/CAE

  • Renewable Energy

Recent Publications

  • Hong Zhou, Avinash R. Mandala, Topology Optimization of Compliant Mechanisms Using the Improved Quadrilateral Discretization Model, ASME Journal of Mechanisms and Robotics, Vol. 3, No.2, 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

  • Zhou, H., Dimensional Synthesis of Adjustable Path Generation Linkages Using the Optimal Slider Adjustment, Mechanism and Machine Theory, Vol. 44, No. 10, 2009

  • Zhou, H., Ting, K. L., Geometric Optimization of Spatial Compliant Mechanisms Using Three-Dimensional Wide Curves, ASME Journal of Mechanical Design, 2009, Vol. 131, No.5, 2009

Contact Information

The Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering
EC 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: http://www.engineer.tamuk.edu/departments/mien/zhou.html

This page was last updated on: January 27, 2014