Curriculum vitae of Chuhua ZHANG

 

Prof. Chuhua Zhang
 
Address: Department of Fluid Machinery and Engineering                                Homepage: http://gr.xjtu.edu.cn/web/chzhang
 School of Energy and Power Engineering                                            Tel : +86 29 82668723
 Xi’an Jiatong University                                                                         Phone: +86 13088960570
 28 West Xianning Road, Xi’an, 710049, Shaanxi Province, China        Email: chzhang@xjtu.edu.cn
 
Academic Qualifications
1995-1999        PhD, Fluid Machinery and Fluid Engineering, Xi’an Jiaotong University, China
1992-1995        MEngSci, Fluid Machinery and Fluid Engineering, Shanghai University of Science and Technology, China
1986-1990        BSci, Mathematics, Fudan University, China
 
Employment History
1999- Xi’an Jiaotong University, Lecturer(1999), Assoc. Prof.(2004), Prof.(2011) of Fluid Machinery and Engineering
2015- Director of Institute of Fluid Machinery, Head of Department of Fluid Machinery and Engineering
2007-2015 Vice Head of Department of Fluid Machinery and Engineering
10/2008-11/2008 Visiting Professor of Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Strathclyde, UK
2002-2003 Visiting Scholar at Department of Mechanical Engineering, Hong Kong Polytechnic University, HK
2000-2001 Research Assistant at Department of Mechanical Engineering, Hong Kong Polytechnic University, HK
 
Research Interests
High Performance Computation, Analysis and Design (HPCAD) of Fluid Machinery
Bio-flow
Renewable Energy
 
Research Income
Chinese Yuan 25M Research Income (28 Projects Supported by MOST, NSFC, MOE, International/Domestic Industry)
 
Publications
74 Peer Reviewed Journal Papers, 40 Conference Proceeding Papers, 4 Books/Chapters
2 Patents, 1 Industry Standard in Centrifugal Compressor
 
Awards and Honors
MOE, 2006 New Century Excellent Talent, the Ministry of Education of PRC
Shanghai City, 2003 National Science and Technology Progress Prize, First Class
Shengu, 2007 Shengu Teaching Rewards
XJTU, 2007 Young Excellent Teacher of Xi’an Jiaotong University, First Group
XJTU, 2015, 2014, 2009, 2005 Excellent Supervisor for Graduation Design and Thesis
 
Professional Membership
Editor of the Journal of Compressor, Blower & Fan Technology, 2016-2019
Editor (Fluid Machinery and Engineering) of the Journal of Xi’an Jiaotong University (Natural Science), 2015-2019
Member of the 7th Chinese Society of Engineering Thermophysics(CSET), Fluid Machinery Committee, 2015-2019
Vice Chair of Technology Committee for Shaanxi Engineering Technology Research Center of Fluid Machinery, 2015-
Director of Shaanxi International Joint Research Center of Fluid Machinery, 2015-
Director of Shengu-XJTU Joint Laboratory, 2013-
Member of NSFC Development Strategy Research Report of Engineering Thermophysics, 2011-2020
Member of CSET Development Research Report of Engineering Thermophysics, 2007-2009
Technical Session Chair, CSET Aerodynamics and Thermodynamics of Thermal Engine and Fluid Machinery, 2005-
Invited Lectures, 160th NSFC Shuangqing Symposia of High Speed Rotating Compression System, 2016
Invited Lectures, NSFC-CSET Symposia of Internal Flows, 2014
Local Organizing Committee Member of CSET Conference, 2014
 
Supervision of Students and Research Staff
4 PhD, 32 MEng/MEngSci, 57 BEng/BEngSci Students Successfully Graduated
8 PhD and 8 MEng/MEngSci Students Currently Being Supervised
1 Postdoctor Lecturers/Research Assistants/Research Associates Funded and Supervised Since 2013
 
Chuhua Zhang                                                           PhD, Professor, HOD                                         Last Update on 10/2016
 
International Journal Papers
(1)      Ju YP, Parks G, Zhang CH, 2016, A bisection-sampling-based SVR-HDMR metamodeling technique for high-dimensional problems, IMechE Part C: Journal of Mechanical Engineering Science, accepted
(2)      Ju YP, Liu S, Zhang CH, 2016, The effect of blade shape on hydraulic performance and vortex structure of vortex pumps using CFD method, Journal of Hydrodynamics, accepted
(3)      Wang NN, Liu HH, Zhang CH, 2016, Three-dimensional phase-field lattice Boltzmann model for incompressible two-phase flows, Journal of Computational Science, (EI-48:20161902368629)
(4)      Ju YP, Zhang CH, Ma L, 2016, Artificial intelligence metamodel comparison and application to wind turbine airfoil uncertainty analysis, Advances in Mechanical Engineering, 8(5):1-14 (SCI-23:DN9ZG)
(5)      Ju YP, Qin RH, Kipouros T, Parks G, Zhang CH, 2016, A high-dimensional design optimisation method for centrifugal impellers, IMechE Part A: Journal of Power and Energy, 230(3):272-288 (SCI-22:DK4FK,EI-47:20161802332192)
(6)      Ju YP, Zhang CH, 2016, Robust design optimization method for centrifugal impellers under surface roughness uncertainties due to blade fouling, Chinese Journal of Mechanical Engineering, 29(2):301-314 (SCI-21:DG5SL,EI-46:20161502233017)
(7)      Ju YP, Liu H, Yao ZY, Xing P, Zhang CH, 2015, Fluid-structure interaction analysis and lifetime estimation of a natural gas pipeline centrifugal compressor under near-choke and near-surge conditions, Chinese Journal of Mechanical Engineering, 28(5):1261-1268(SCI-20:CW1CZ,EI-45:20155101700223)
(8)      Liu XM, Wang X, Zhang CH, 2014, Sensitivity analysis of system parameters on the performance of the organic Rankine cycle system for binary-cycle geothermal power plants, Applied Thermal Engineering, 71(1):175-183 (SCI-19:AU3CO,EI-42:20143017970280)
(9)      Ju YP, Zhang CH, 2014, Design optimization and experimental study of tandem impeller for centrifugal compressor, AIAA Journal of Propulsion and Power, 30(6):1490-1501(SCI-18:AS2ZM,EI-41:201448247703)
(10)   Zhao L, Zhang CH, 2014, A parallel unstructured finite volume method for all speed flows, Numerical Heat Transfer, Part B, 65(4):336-358 (SCI-17:AB8SU,EI-40:20141117462336)
(11)   Wang X, Liu XM, Zhang CH, 2014, Parametric optimization and range analysis of organic Rankine cycle for binary-cycle geothermal plant,Energy Conversion and Management,80():256-265 (SCI-16:AF7LX, EI-38: 20140917380523)
(12)   Wang X, Liu XM, Zhang CH, 2013, Performance analysis of organic Rankine cycle with preliminary design of turbo-expander for binary-cycle geothermal plants, ASME Journal of Engineering for Gas Turbines and Power, 135(11):111402-1--8(SCI-15:077OJ, EI-36: 20134616963551)
(13)   Zhang W, Huang Z, Zhang CH, Xi G, 2013, Numerical study on conjugate conduction-convection in a cubic enclosure submitted to time-periodic sidewall temperature, ASME Journal of Heat Transfer, 135(2):022504-1--10(SCI-14:077OJ, EI-33:20130215883117)
(14)   Ju YP, Zhang CH, Chi XL, 2012, Optimization of centrifugal impellers for uniform discharge flow and wide operating range, AIAA Journal of Propulsion and Power, 28(5):888-899(SCI-13:007NU)
(15)   Ju YP, Zhang CH, 2012, Multi-point robust design optimization of wind turbine airfoil under geometric uncertainty, IMechE Part A: Journal of Power and Energy, 226(2):245-261(SCI-12:963IY, EI-31:20121614953285)
(16)   Zhang W, Huang Z, Zhang CH, Xi G, 2012, Conjugate wall conduction-fluid natural convection in a three dimensional inclined enclosure, Numerical Heat Transfer, Part A, 61(2): 122–141(SCI-11:891TP,EI-27:20120814785609)
(17)   An HY, Zhang CH, Meng JP, Zhang YH, 2012, Analytical solution of axi-symmetrical lattice Boltzmann model for cylindrical Couette flows, Physica A: Statistical Mechanics and its Applications,391(1-2):8-14(SCI-10:850WQ,EI-26:20114214436423)
(18)   Zhang W, Xi G, Zhang CH, Huang Z, 2011, A high accuracy temporal-spatial pseudospectral method for time-periodic unsteady fluid flow and heat transfer problems, International Journal of Computational Fluid Dynamics, 25(4): 191–206 (SCI-9: 775TM,EI-25: 20112414068977)
(19)   Ju YP, Zhang CH, 2011, Multi-point and multi-objective optimization design method for industrial axial compressor cascades, IMechE Part C: Journal of Mechanical Engineering Science, 225: 1481-1493 (SCI-8: 772WH,EI-24:20112914157053)
(20)   Zhang W, Zhang CH, Xi G, 2011, Conjugate conduction-natural convection in an enclosure with time-periodic sidewall temperature and inclination, International Journal of Heat and Fluid Flow, 32 (1):52–64 ( SCI-7:724CG,EI-23:20110413618642)
(21)   Zhang CH, Zhang W, Xi G, 2010, A Pseudospectral multidomain method for conjugate conduction-convection in enclosures, Numerical Heat Transfer, Part B: Fundamentals, 57( 4): 260 – 282 (SCI-6: 615FT,EI-22:20102613043032)
(22)   Zhang W, Zhang CH, Xi G, 2010, An explicit Chebyshev pseudospectral multigrid method for incompressible Navier-Stokes equations, Computers & Fluids, 39(1): 178-188 (SCI-5: 523XN,EI-21:20094412408714)
(23)   So RMC, Liu Y, Cui ZY, Zhang CH, Wang XQ, 2005, Three-dimensional wake effects on flow-induced forces, Journal of Fluids and Structures, 20(2): 373–402 (SCI-4: 920SR, EI-11: 05169053660)
(24)   Liu Y, So RMC, Zhang CH, 2003, Modeling the bifurcating flow in an asymmetric human lung airway, Journal of Biomechanics, 36(7): 951-959 (SCI-3: 690UC, EI-9: 03217478338)
(25)   Liu Y, So RMC, Zhang CH, 2002, Modeling the bifurcating flow in a human lung airway, Journal of Biomechanics, 35(4): 465-473 (SCI-2: 548TZ, EI-8: 02166917356)
(26)   Zhang CH, Liu Y, So RMC, Phan-Thien N, 2002, The influence of inlet velocity profile on three-dimensional three-generation bifurcating flows, Computational Mechanics, 29(5): 422-429 (SCI-1: 616YA, EI-7: 2517281813)
 
International Conference Proceeding Papers
(27)   Qin RH, Ju YP, Wang YZ, Zhang CH, 2016, Flow analysis and uncertainty  quantification of a 2D compressor cascade with dirty blades, ASME-GT2016-56915, Proceedings of ASME Turbo Expo 2016: Turbine Technical Conference and Exposition, June 13-17,2016, Seoul, South Korea
(28)   Wang NN, Liu HH, Zhang CH, 2015, Three-dimensional phase-field lattice Boltzmann model for incompressible two-phase flows, The 24th International Conference on Discrete Simulation of Fluid Dynamics, July 13-17,Edinburgh,UK
(29)   Wang X, Liu XM, Zhang CH, 2013, Performance analysis of organic Rankine cycle with preliminary design of turbo-expander for binary-cycle geothermal plants, ASME-GT2013-95933, Proceedings of ASME Turbo Expo 2013: Power for Land, Sea and Air, June 3-7, 2013, San Antonio, Texas, USA (ISTP-2:BD5DW,EI-37:20135117101468)
(30)   Ju YP, Zhang CH, 2010, Multi-objective optimization design method for tandem compressor cascade at design and off design conditions, ASME-GT2010-22655, Proceedings of ASME Turbo Expo 2010: Power for Land, Sea and Air, June 14-18, 2010, Glasgow, UK (ISTP-1: BVC10, EI-30: 20114814562221)
(31)   Zhang, CH, Liu Y,So RMC, 2004, Three dimensional wake interactions for cylinders array in a cross flow, E. de Langre, (ed), Proceedings of 8th International Conference on Flow Induced Vibrations, Kluwer Academic Publishers
(32)   Liu Y, So RMC, Zhang CH, 2003, Three dimensional modeling of flow induced vibration for an elastic cylinder in a cross flow, Benaroya, H. and Wei, T. (eds.), IUTAM Symposium On Integrated Modeling of Fully Coupled Fluid-Structure Interactions Using Analysis, Computations and Experiments, Kluwer Academic Publishers
(33)   Liu Y, So RMC, Zhang CH, 2002, The comparison of bifurcating flows in symmetric and asymmetric human lung airways, Mang, HA, Rammerstorfer FG, Eberhardsteiner J (eds), Proceedings of the Fifth World Congress on Computational Mechanics (WCCM V), July 7-12, Vienna, Austria, Publisher: Vienna University of Technology, Austria, ISBN 3-9501554-0-6, http://wccm.tuwien.ac.at
(34)   Zhang CH, Miao YM, Gu CG, 2000, Numerical simulations of three dimensional turbulent flows in a shrouded backswept impeller at design and off-design flow rates using unstructured grid Method, Proceedings of ASME TURBO EXPO 2000,May 8-11, Munich, Germany, ASME-2000-GT-0459
(35)   Zhang CH, Zhao XY, Miao YM, Gu CG, 2000, Application of an unstructured grid method for three dimensional turbulent flows in a backswept fan impeller, Proceedings of ASME FEDSM’00: ASME 2000 Fluids Engineering Division Summer Meeting, June 11-15, Boston, Massachusetts, USA, ASME-FEDSM2000-11061
(36)   Zhang CH, Gu CG, Miao YM, 1998, Numerical simulation with unstructured grid on turbulent flow in rotating centrifugal impeller. Proceedings of the International Conference on Pumps and Fans. Oct 13-16, Tsinghua University, Beijing, China. (EI-3: 99034610827)
 
Chinese Journal Papers: 48     Chinese Conference Proceeding Papers: 30
 
Chinese Books/Chapters:
(1)       Zhang CH, Ju YP, 2016, Fluid machinery internal flow theory and computation, Beijing: China Machine Press
(2)       Sun XF, Huang DG, Nie CQ, Xi G, Yuan X, Zhang CH, 2011, Report of development strategy research on discipline of engineering thermophysics and energy utilization (2011-2020): Chapter 3. aerodynamics and thermodynamics of thermal engine and fluid machinery, Beijing: China Science Press
(3)       Xi G, Zhang CH, Liu B, Feng ZP, Wu YL, Yuan SQ, 2010, Report on advances in engineering thermophysics (2009-2010): development of aero-thermal dynamics and fluid machinery, Beijing: China Science and Technology Press
(4)      Xi G, Zhang CH, Liu B, Feng ZP, Wu YL, Yuan SQ, 2008, Report on advances in engineering thermophysics (2007-2008): development of aero-thermal dynamics and fluid machinery, Beijing: China Science and Technology Press
 
Brief Introduction to Chuhua Zhang
Prof. Chuhua Zhang received his BSc. degree in Mathematics from Fudan University, China, in 1990, MEngSci. degree in Fluid Machinery and Engineering from University of Shanghai for Science and Technology, China, in 1995, and Ph.D degree in Fluid Machinery and Engineering from Xi'an Jiaotong University, China, in 1999. He is currently holding the director of Institute of Fluid Machinery, and the head of Department of Fluid Machinery and Engineering in School of Energy and Power Engineering, Xi’an Jiaotong University, China. His main research interests include high performance computation, analysis and design (HPCAD) of fluid machinery, biological flow, and renewal energy. He has published 74 peer-reviewed journal papers, 40 conference papers and 4 books/chapters.