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Dr Liwei Zhang

[Dr Liwei Zhang]

Assistant Professor, Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Last Updated: September 29, 2020
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Education

Education

    • 2011 PhD in Mechanical Engineering
      Pennsylvania State University, State College, PA, 2011
    • 2006 BS in Theoretical and Applied Mechanics
      University of Science and Technology of China (USTC), Hefei, Anhui, China, 2006

Appointments

Appointments

    • Feb 2019 to July 2019 Analyst
      Porter McGuffie Inc (LAWRENCE, United States)
    • Aug 2013 to Nov 2018 Research Engineer II
      School of Aerospace Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology (Atlanta, GA, United States)

Memberships

    • 2018 to Present American Physical Society
    • 2016 to Present American Society of Mechanical Engineers
    • 2007 to Present American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics

Awards and Honors

    • Dec  2019 Rising STARs Award sponsored by The University of Texas System - Faculty STARs program
    • Dec  2018 Editor's Pick sponsored by Physics of Fluids
    • Dec  2006 Best Undergraduate Thesis Award sponsored by University of Science and Technology of China
    • Dec  2005 Best Undergraduate Research Award sponsored by University of Science and Technology of China

News Articles

News Articles

Publications


      In Process
      • Journal Article
        Kernel-smoothed Proper Orthogonal Decomposition (KSPOD)-Based Emulation for Prediction of Spatiotemporally Evolving Flow Dynamics
        [Zhang, L., Chang, Y.-H., Wang, X., Sung, C.-L., Mak, S., Yeh, S.-T., Wu, C.F.J, Yang, V.]. AIAA Journal. Accepted.

      2018
      • Journal Article
        Common Proper Orthogonal Decomposition-Based Spatiotemporal Emulator for Design Exploration
        [Yeh, S.-T., Wang, X., Sung, C.-L., Mak, S., Chang, Y.-H., Zhang, L., Wu, C.F.J., Yang , V.]. AIAA Journal.
      • Journal Article
        Supercritical Combustion of Gas-Centered Liquid-Swirl Coaxial Injectors for Oxidizer-Rich Staged Combustion Cycle Engines
        [Wang, X., Zhang, L., Li, Y., Yeh, S.-T., Yang, V.]. Combustion and Flame.
      • Journal Article
        Supercritical Flow Dynamics and Mixing in a Gas-Centered Liquid Swirl Coaxial Injector
        [Zhang, L., Wang, X., Li, Y., Yeh, S.-T., Yang, V.]. Physics of Fluids.

      2017
      • Journal Article
        Flow Dynamics and Mixing of Jets into Crossflow Part I Stationary Crossflow
        [Zhang, L., Yang, V.]. ????.
      • Journal Article
        Flow Dynamics and Mixing of Jets into Crossflow Part II Oscillating Crossflow
        [Zhang, L., Yang , V.]. Journal of Engineering for Gas Turbines and Power .

      2015
      • Journal Article
        Ignition Transients in Scramjet Engine with Air Throttling Part II: Reacting Flow
        [Li, J., Zhang, L., Choi, J.-Y., Yang, V., Lin, K.-C.]. Journal of Propulsion and Power.
      • Journal Article
        Supersonic Combustion and Flame Stabilization of Co-flow Ethylene and Air with a Splitter Plate
        [Zhang, L., Choi, J.-Y., Yang, V.]. Journal of Propulsion and Power.

      2014
      • Journal Article
        Ignition Transients in a Scramjet Engine with Air Throttling Part I: Nonreacting Flow
        [Li, J., Zhang, L., Choi, J.-Y., Yang, V., Lin, K.-C.]. Journal of Propulsion and Power.

Presentations

    • September  2019
      Zhang, Liwei, "Ignition Transients in an Ethylene Fueled Scramjet Engine". (September 20, 2019).

Courses

      • AE 5325-001 COMBUSTION
        (Topic: Combustion | Course Id: 103419)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2020
      • AE 5325-002 COMBUSTION
        (Course Id: 103419)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2020
      • MAE 4325-001 COMBUSTION
        (Course Id: 113098)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2020
      • ME 5325-001 COMBUSTION
        (Topic: Combustion | Course Id: 103419)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2020
      • MAE 2315-001 FLUID DYNAMICS
        (Course Id: 111333)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2020
      • AE 5300-215 PREP COURSE FOR AEROSPACE ENG
        (Course Id: 112148)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2020
      • AE 5397-027 RESEARCH IN AEROSPACE ENGINEER
        (Course Id: 112457)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2020
      • MAE 2315-001 FLUID DYNAMICS
        (Course Id: 111333)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2020 Download Syllabus
      • AE 5325-002 COMBUSTION
        (Course Id: 103419)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2019
      • MAE 4325-001 COMBUSTION
        (Course Id: 113098)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2019
      • ME 5325-001 COMBUSTION
        (Topic: Combustion | Course Id: 103419)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2019

Service to the Profession

    • 2019 to  Present
      Reviewer, Journal Article
      Aerospace Science and Technology
    • 2019 to  Present
      Reviewer, Journal Article
      Journal of Mechanics in Medicine and Biology
    • 2017 to  Present
      Reviewer, Journal Article
      Combustion and Flame
    • 2016 to  Present
      Reviewer, Journal Article
      Chinese Journal of Aeronautics
    • 2016 to  Present
      Reviewer, Journal Article
      Flow, Turbulence and Combustion
    • 2016 to  Present
      Committee Member
      High Speed Air Breathing Propulsion Technical Committee
    • 2015 to  Present
      Reviewer, Journal Article
      AIAA Journal
    • 2014 to  Present
      Reviewer, Journal Article
      Journal of Propulsion and Power
    • 2013 to  Present
      Reviewer, Journal Article
      Combustion Science and Technology
    • 2013 to  Present
      Reviewer, Journal Article
      Computers and Fluids
    • 2017 to  2019
      Reviewer, Conference Paper
      AIAA Propulsion and Energy Forum
    • 2017 to  2017
      Session Chair
      2017 AIAA Propulsion and Energy Forum and Exposition
    • 2014 to  2014
      Reviewer, Conference Paper
      AIAA Region II Student Conference