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    yzhang@lincoln.ac.uk
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    University of Lincoln
    Brayford Pool
    Lincoln
    Lincolnshire
    LN6 7TS
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    Dr Yu Zhang

    Senior Lecturer

    School of Engineering
    College of Science

    About Yu Zhang

    Dr. Yu Zhang is a Senior Lecturer in the School of Engineering, University of Lincoln. She has a broad Engineering background, complemented with specific mathematical and computing skills. Her current research interests focus on the development of data analysis techniques and novel modelling approaches, especially with efficacy in industrial applications, such as clustering analysis, artificial neural networks and grey-box modelling techniques. Her future research will focus on Intelligent Industrial Systems and Advanced Materials Modelling.

    Department Responsibilities

    International Collaborations (Engineering)
    Module Leader: Solid Body Mechanics (Year 2)
    Module Leader: Materials Science and Engineering (Year 3)
    Module Leader: Intelligent Systems and Control (MEng)

    Subject Specialism

    Remote Condition Monitoring, Intelligent Systems, Data Analysis, Advanced Materials Modelling

    Qualifications

    • PhD — Department of Civil Engineering, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, U.K., 2011
    • MSc — Department of Civil Engineering, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, U.K., 2005
    • BEng — School of Aerospace Engineering and Applied Mechanics, Tongji University, Shanghai, China, 2004

    Awards

    • Visiting Professor Scheme Award, Academic Champion — Royal Academy of Engineering, 2016
    • MSc Civil Engineering: Balfour Beatty Civil Engineering Prize — Balfour Beatty, 2005
    • Outstanding University Graduate of Shanghai, China 2004 — Shanghai city government, China, 2004

    Research Interests

    Research Group Memberships

    Research Projects

    • Intelligent Sensor System for Engine Test of Industrial Gas Turbines, PI — Awarded £148,494 by Innovate UK (KTP), Siemens Industrial Turbomachinery Ltd. in 2016
    • Dynamic Modelling of Industrial Gas Turbines for Fault Diagnosis, PI — Awarded £124,526 by Siemens Industrial Turbomachinery, Siemens, Germany in 2016
    • Research on Industrial Networks and Equipment Fault Diagnosis, Major International Cooperation Projects of Colleges in Guangdong Province (No.2015KGJHZ026), CI — Awarded £174,955 by Department of Education of Guangdong Province, China in 2016
    • Phase 2: The Development of a Dynamic Energy Control Systems for Food Retailing Refrigeration Systems, CI — Awarded £830,099 by Innovate UK in 2016
    • Phase 1: The Development of a Dynamic Energy Control Systems for Food Retailing Refrigeration Systems, Feasibility Study, CI — Awarded £15,924 by Innovate UK in 2015

    Research in the Lincoln Repository

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