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Yong Li  B.Sc, M.Sc, Ph.D

 IEEE Senior Member (#91284724)

 

Associate Professor
School of Aerospace, Xi’an Jiaotong University

Research Fellow
Research Centre for Inspection and Evaluation of Nuclear Structural Integrity,
State Key Laboratory for Strength and Vibration of Mechanical Structures,
Xi’an Jiaotong University

Deputy Director
Department of Scientific Computing and Structure Design,
School of Aerospace, Xi’an Jiaotong University

 

Deputy Director
Shaanxi Engineering Research Centre of NDT and Structural Integrity Evaluation,
Xi’an Jiaotong University

 


Contact

School of Aerospace, Xi’an Jiaotong University
ShaanXi, Xi’an City, 710049
The People’s Republic of China

Tel (office): +86 (0)29 8266 5721
Email:
yong.li(at)mail.xjtu.edu.cn
Web: http://www.yongli-ac.co.nr
 

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Scientific Research

- Finite Element Simulation and analytical modelling for Electromagnetic problems
- Electromagnetic Non-destructive Testing and Evaluation
- Radio-frequency measurement and characterisation of objects
- 3D magnetic field measurement using magnetic sensors and arrays
- Signal processing and feature extraction techniques
- Simulation, design, analysis and optimisation of electric servo-motors, and implementation of the control systems


 

Education

  • 2006 – 2009   Ph.D in Electromagnetic Non-destructive Testing and Evaluation (03/2009), School of Electrical, Electronic and Computer Engineering, Newcastle University (UK)
  • 2005 – 2006   M.Phil in Mechanical Engineering, School of Computing and Engineering, University of Huddersfield (UK)
  • 2001 – 2004   M.Sc in Electrical Engineering (04/2004), School of Electrical Engineering, Xi’an Jiaotong University (China)
  • 1997 – 2001   B.Sc in Electrical Engineering (01/2001), School of Electrical Engineering, Xi’an Jiaotong University (China)
Projects Involved

Full-time:

  1. Pulsed eddy current evaluation of subsurface defects in structures of Titanium alloy (Funded by Natural Science Basic Research Plan in Shaanxi Province of China, 2016JM5075)
  2. Teaching Innovation Project of Massive Open Online Course (MOOC): Mechanical Measurement and Nondestructive Testing (Funded by Graduate School of Xi'an Jiaotong University)
  3. On-site dynamic stress testing and evaluation of MPAP (collaborating with Buhler Equipment (Xi'an) Co., LTD. 20150687)
  4. Quantification techniques of electrical properties of casing pipes employed in oil field (collaborating with GOWell Petroleum Equipment Co., LTD, China, 20150508);
  5. Dynamic stress testing and evaluation of MPAP-8 (collaborating with Buhler Equipment (Xi'an) Co., LTD. 20150431)
  6. Evaluation of electromagnetic properties of ferromagnetic materials (collaborating with Jiangnan University, China, 20150105);
  7. Quantitative evaluation of thermal barrier coating systems based on high-frequency eddy current technique (collaborating with AVIC Beijing Institute of Aeronautical Materials, 20141010);
  8. Quantitative Evaluation of Subsurface Corrosion based on Pulse-modulation-based Eddy Current technique (Funded by National Natural Science Foundation of China, 51477127);
  9. EMAT-PEC integrated ENDE technique (collaborating with Hefei Institutes of Physical Science, Chinese Academy of Sciences, 20140636);
  10. Electrical measurement of static force on aircraft wheels (collaborating with AVIC Aircraft Co., LTD Xi'an Brake Branch, J20140206);
  11. 3D analytical modelling of pulsed eddy current testing (collaborating with Jiangnan University, China, 20130409);
  12. Pulsed eddy current testing of thermal barrier coating of turbine blades (the Scientific Research Foundation for the Returned Overseas Chinese Scholars, State Education Ministry, China, 2013回国基金10);
  13. Fast solvers for forward and inverse problems regarding quantitative evaluation of wall-thinning in pipe casings using pulsed eddy current testing (collaborating with GOWell Petroleum Equipment Co., LTD, China, 20120556);
  14. Pulsed eddy current technique and its application to structural health evaluation (Science fund of ShaanXi Province);
  15. Nondestructive evaluation and structural health monitoring of critical components of nuclear power plants (the Chinese Fundamental Research Funds, 2011JDHZ20);
  16. Pulsed Eddy Current Inspection of complex-geometrical conductors (Funded by National Natural Science Foundation of China, 51007069);
  17. 3D magnetic field sensing for smart Pulsed  Eddy Current (the Chinese Fundamental Research Funds);
  18. People screening for threats with automatic detection and localisation (Funded by Home Office Scientific Development Branch);
  19. Deployable sensors for concealed gun detection at a standoff distance (Funded by EPSRC UK, EP/D079179/1);
  20. Bridge the gap of theoretical and experimental eddy current NDT (Funded by EPSRC UK, EP/E010458/1);
  21. Theoretical and experimental investigations on Electromagnetic Non-destructive Testing and  Evaluation (Funded by the Secretary of State for Education and Science UK)
  22. Borehole Weight-drop Seismic Cylinder Linear Motor design and the Control System (Funded by Xi’an Xiyi Oil Tech Ltd.)


Part-time:
 

  1. Multi-frequency Eddy Current Inspection of Gas turbine blades
  2. ENDT&E of integrity of pipe wall (collaborating with AkzoNobel Marine & Protective Coatings UK);
  3. Pulsed Eddy Current inspection on coatings of pipeline (collaborating with TWI UK);
  4. Pulsed Magnetic Flux Leakage inspection on pipeline (collaborating with Advanced Engineering Solutions Ltd UK);
  5. Detection and identification of guns and knives using Ground Penetrating Radar (collaborating with Advanced Engineering Solutions Ltd UK);
  6. Magnetically Actuated Micromirrors for magnetic field measurement (collaborating with Science and Technology Facilities Council UK);
  7. Modelling of Pulsed Eddy Current inspection (collaborating with University of Sheffield UK);
  8. Magnetic field imaging in ENDT&E using Magnetic Field Cameras;
  9. Object localisation and identification using Acoustic Cameras;
  10. Pulsed Eddy Current stimulated thermographic NDE;
  11. 3D magnetic field measurement for Pulsed Eddy Current inspection on samples with complex geometrical defects;
  12. 3D residual magnetic field measurement for evaluation of rail tracks;
  13. Dynamic inspection of rail tracks using Pulsed Eddy Current and Magnetic Flux Leakage;
  14. RFID and its application in localisation and identification of objects
Honors

Funding:

  1. Funding from State Education Ministry, China
  2. Funding from Industry in China
  3. Funding from Science fund of ShaanXi Province, China
  4. Funding from National Natural Science Foundation of China (NSFC)
  5. Funding from the Chinese Fundamental Research Funds for the Central Universities
  6. Funding from EPSRC
  7. ORS (Oversea Research Scholarship) from the British government
  8. School International Research Scholarship from School of Computing and Engineering, University of Huddersfield
  9. Nominee for The Rank Prize Funds

Professional Services:

  1. International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) Mission Expert
  2. Invited Speaker of Malaysia International NDT Conference and Exhibition 2015 (MINDTCE 15)
  3. Chair of Oral Session #1 (on Eddy Current Testing) at the 20th International Workshop on Electromagnetic Nondestructive Evaluation (ENDE 2015)
  4. Lead Guest Editor of the special issue of " Journal of Sensors", "Electromagnetic Sensors for Non-Destructive Inspection of Critical Components in Nuclear Power Plants" 
  5. Committee member of 19th International Workshop on Electromagnetic Nondestructive Evaluation (ENDE2014)
  6. Research Fellow of Research Centre for Inspection and Evaluation of Nuclear Structural Integrity, Xi’an Jiaotong University
  7. Program Committee member of The 2011 IEEE International Workshop on Digital Computing Infrastructure and Applications 
  8. Program Committee member of The 2010 IEEE International Workshop on Digital Computing Infrastructure and Applications 
  9. Referee of ’Nondestructive Testing and Evaluation’ (Taylor & Francis Press)
  10. Referee of ’NDT&E International’
  11. Referee of ’International Journal of Applied Electromagnetics and Mechanics’
  12. Referee of ’Journal of Testing and Evaluation’
  13. Referee of 'COMPEL: The International Journal for Computation and Mathematics in Electrical and Electronic Engineering'

Award:
 

  1. Third prize for best English papers presented at 2016 Far East NDT Forum, 2016
  2. First prize for best English papers presented at 2013 Far East NDT Forum, 2013
  3. Second prize for best Chinese papers presented at 2013 Far East NDT Forum, 2013
  4. Best Presentation and RA in Annual Postgraduate Conference at School of Electrical, Electronic Computer Engineering, Newcastle University, 2009
  5. Best Poster Presentation in Annual Researchers’ Conference of Huddersfield University, 2005

 

Publications

Ph. D Thesis:

 
Yong Li, “Theoretical and Experimental investigation of Electromagnetic NDE for defect characterisation”, Newcastle University, 2008. http://image.sciencenet.cn/olddata/kexue.com.cn/upload/blog/file/2010/5/2010518171418705310.pdf

 

M. Sc Thesis:

 
Yong Li, “Design of 3-phase Cylinder Linear Induction Motor for seismic source and the variable-frequency source”, Xi’an Jiaotong University, 2004.

 

Books:

 

Zhenmao Chen, Shejuan Xie and Yong Li, Electromagnetic Nondestructive Evaluation (XVIII), IOS Press, ISSN: 1383-7281, 2015.

Journal Papers (sort by year):
 

  1. Xiyu Zhang, Yong Li, Haoqing Jing and Bei Yan, "Optimization of excitation current parameters for pulsed remote field eddy current inspection of ferromagnetic double casing pipes", Transducer and Microsystem Technologies, 2017, Accepted.  (Chinese Version)
  2. Yong Li, Haoqing Jing, Ilham Mukriz Zainal Abidin and Bei Yan, "A gradient-field pulsed eddy current probe for evaluation of hidden material degradation in conductive structures based on lift-off invariance", Sensors, Vol. 17, 2017, Article No. 943. http://dx.doi.org/10.3390/s17050943 
  3. Yong Li, Bei Yan, Wenjia Li, Haoqing Jing, Zhenmao Chen and Da Li, "Pulse-modulation eddy current probes for imaging of external corrosion in nonmagnetic pipes", NDT&E International, Vol. 88, 2017, pp. 51-58. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ndteint.2017.02.009
  4. Yong Li, Haoqing Jing, Bei Yan and Xiyu Zhang, "LOI-based pulsed eddy current evaluation of hidden material degradation in coated nonmagnetic conductors", Journal of Testing and Evaluation, Vol. 45, No. 5, 2017, in press. http://dx.doi.org/10.1520/JTE20160210
  5. Yong Li, Bei Yan, Da Li, Yili Li and Zhenmao Chen, "Pulse-modulation-based eddy current technique for non-destructive evaluation of conductive structures with subsurface corrosion", International Journal of Applied Electromagnetics and Mechanics, Vol. 52, 2016, pp. 347-356. http://dx.doi.org/10.3233/JAE-162158
  6. Yong Li, Bei Yan, Wenjia Li and Da Li, "Thickness assessment of thermal barrier coatings of aeroengine blades via dual-frequency eddy current evaluation", IEEE Magnetics Letters, Vol. 7, 2016, Article No. 1304905. http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/LMAG.2016.2590465
  7. Bei Yan, Yong Li, Da Li, Zhenmao Chen and Jun Wang, "Pulsed-modulation-based eddy current testing based on gradient magnetic field measurement", Transducer and Microsystem Technologies, Vol. 35, No. 4, 2016, pp. 15-17, 21. (Chinese Version)
  8. Bei Yan, Yong Li, Da Li, Yili Li, Zhenmao Chen and Jun Wang, "Gradient-magnetic-field-measurement-based PMEC for imaging of subsurface corrosion in metallic structures", Chinese Journal of Nondestructive Testing, Vol. 38, No. 4, 2016, pp. 10-14. (Chinese Version)
  9. Yong Li, Bei Yan, Da Li, Haoqing Jing, Yili Li and Zhenmao Chen, "Pulse-modulation eddy current inspection of subsurface corrosion in conductive structures", NDT&E International, Vol. 79, 2016, pp. 142-149. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ndteint.2016.02.001
  10. Yong Li, Bei Yan, Da Li, Yili Li and Deqiang Zhou, "Gradient-field pulsed eddy current probes for imaging of hidden corrosion in conductive structures", Sensors & Actuators: A. Physical, Vol. 238, 2016, pp. 251-265. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.sna.2015.12.026
  11. Yili Li, Yong Li, Xiangbiao Liu, Bei Yan and Zhenmao Chen, "Fast computation algorithm for electromagnetic field and lorentz force of electromagnetic acoustic transducers", Chinese Journal of Applied Mechanics, Vol. 32, No. 3, 2015, pp. 390-395. (Chinese Version)
  12. Da Li, Yong Li, Bei Yan, Xiangbiao Liu, Shengdong Wang and Rende Mu, "Quantitative non-destructive evaluation of thermal barrier coatings of aeroengine blades", Journal of Air Force Engineering University (Natural Science Edition), Vol. 16, No. 6, 2015, pp. 22-26. (Chinese Version)
  13. Bei Yan, Yong Li, Da Li, Xiangbiao Liu, Yili Li, Zhenmao Chen and Jun Wang, "Pulsed-modulation-based eddy current evaluation of subsurface corrosion in metallic structures", Journal of Xi'an University of Technology, Vol. 31, No. 3, 2015, pp. 374-378. (Chinese Version) 
  14. Xiangbiao Liu, Yong Li, Zhenmao Chen, Bei Yan and Yili Li, "PCA-ICA integrated technique for noise suppression of pulsed remote field eddy current inspection", Transducer and Microsystem Technologies, Vol. 34, No. 1, 2015, pp. 69-72. (Chinese Version)
  15. Bei Yan, Yong Li, Xiangbiao Liu, Zhenmao Chen and Jun Wang, "Pulsed eddy current inspection of corrosion in magnetic structures using solid-state magnetic field sensors", Chinese Journal of Nondestructive Testing, Vol. 36, No. 10, 2014, pp. 15-18. (Chinese Version)
  16. Xiangbiao Liu, Yong Li, Bei Yan, Zhenmao Chen and Yong Qi, "Defect imaging technique for interlayer corrosion in stratified conductors based on gradient-magnetic-field-measurement-based PECT", Journal of Xi'an University of Technology, Vol. 30, No. 4, 2014, pp. 460-464. (Chinese Version)
  17. Yong Qi, Xiangbiao Liu, Yong Li, Zhenmao Chen and Weixin Li, "Pulsed eddy current testing based on gradient magnetic field measurement", China Mechanical Engineering, Vol. 25, No. 8, 2014, pp. 1108-1112. (Chinese Version)
  18. Yong Li, Xiangbiao Liu, Zhenmao Chen, Hongda Zhao and Wenlu Cai, "A fast forward model of pulsed eddy current inspection of multilayered tubular structures", International Journal of Applied Electromagnetics and Mechanics, Vol. 45, 2014, pp. 417-423. http://dx.doi.org/10.3233/JAE-141859
  19. Xiangbiao Liu, Yong Li, Zhenmao Chen, Yong Qi, Wenlu Cai and Hongda Zhao, "Pulsed remote field eddy current simulation of double-casing pipeline based on magnetic field measurement", Chinese Journal of Nondestructive Testing, Vol. 35, No. 10, 2013, pp. 48-52. (Chinese Version)
  20. Yong Qi, Yong Li, Xiangbiao Liu, Zhenmao Chen and Hongda Zhao, "Research of pulsed eddy current testing for defect imaging based on GMFM", Journal of Air Force Engineering University (Natural Science Edition), Vol. 14, No. 5, 2013, pp. 63-66. (Chinese Version)
  21. Deqiang Zhou, Yong Li, Xiangyang Yan, Lihua You, Qiuju Zhang, Xiangbiao Liu and Yong Qi, "The investigation on the optimal design of rectangular PECT probes for evaluation of defects in conductive structures", International Journal of Applied Electromagnetics and Mechanics, Vol. 42, 2013, pp. 319-326. http://dx.doi.org/10.3233/JAE-131681
  22. Haiqiang Zhou, Yong Li and Zhenmao Chen, "Numerical simulation of Electromagnetic acoustic testing signals for ferromagnetic steel materials", Chinese Journal of Nondestructive Testing, Vol. 34, No. 11, 2012, pp. 21-24. (Chinese Version)
  23. Yong  Qi, Yong Li, Zhenmao Chen and Meihua Xiao, "Research on pulsed eddy current testing using measurement of transient gradient magnetic field", Chinese Journal of Nondestructive Testing, Vol. 34, No. 10, 2012, pp. 3-7. (Chinese version)
  24. Yong Qi, Yong Li, Zhenmao Chen and Meihua Xiao, "Experimental investigation on a new lift-off intersection point of pulsed eddy current testing", Journal of Air Force Engineering University (Natural Science Edition), Vol. 13, No. 6, 2012, pp. 80-84. (Chinese Version)
  25. Deqiang Zhou, Yong Li, Qiuju Zhang and Lihua You, “Feature extraction of pulsed eddy current signals on metal thickness measurement”, China Mechanical Engineering, Vol. 23, No. 15, 2012, pp. 1771-1773, 1778. (Chinese Version)
  26. Yong Li, Zhenmao Chen, Ying Mao and Yong Qi, “Quantitative evaluation of thermal barrier coating based on eddy current technique”, NDT&E International, Vol. 50, 2012, pp. 29-35. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ndteint.2012.04.006
  27. Yong Li, Yajun Luo and Zhenmao Chen, “Market development of sensors for industrial controlling in China”, Automation Application, Vol. 1, 2012, pp. 63-64. (Chinese version)
  28. Yong Li, Yong Qi, Zhenmao Chen and Hongmei Li, “Evaluation of subsurface material degradation based on a new lift-off intersection point of pulsed eddy current”, Chinese Journal of Nondestructive Testing, Vol. 34, No. 7, 2012, pp. 1-5, 10. (Chinese version)
  29. Ilham Zainal Abidin, Yong Li, Nurul A’in Ahmad Latif and Yong Qi, “Advantages and applications of pulsed eddy current testing for comprehensive and reliable defect assessment”, NDT SPECTRA, No. 5, 2011, pp. 227-233.
  30. Yong Li, Zhenmao Chen and Yong Qi, “Generalized analytical expressions of liftoff intersection in PEC and a liftoff-intersection-based fast inverse model”, IEEE Transactions on Magnetics, Vol. 47, No. 10, 2011, pp. 2931-2934. http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/TMAG.2011.2148099 
  31. Gui Yun Tian, Yong Li and Catalin Mandache, “Study of lift-off invariance for pulsed eddy current signals”, IEEE Transactions on Magnetics, Vol. 45, No. 1, 2009, pp. 184-191. http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/TMAG.2008.2006246
  32. Ilham Mukriz, Gui Yun Tian and Yong Li, “3D transient magnetic field mapping for angular slots in aluminium”, Insight: Non-Destructive Testing and Condition Monitoring, Vol. 51, No. 1, Jan 2009, pp. 21-24.
  33. Yong Li, Gui Yun Tian and Anthony Simm, “Fast analytical modelling for pulsed eddy current evaluation”, NDT&E International, Vol. 41, No. 6, 2008, pp. 477-483. (Most Cited NDT & E International Article) http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ndteint.2008.02.001
  34. Yong Li, Theodoros Theodoulidis and Gui Yun Tian, “Magnetic field-based eddy-current modeling for multilayered specimens”, IEEE Transactions on Magnetics, Vol. 43, No. 11, November 2007, pp. 4010-4015. http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/TMAG.2007.904930
  35. Zheng Cui, Xudi Wang, Yong Li and Gui Yun Tian, “High sensitive magnetically actuated micromirrors for magnetic field measurement”, Sensors and Actuators A: Physical, Vol. 138, No. 1, July 2007, pp. 145-150. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.sna.2007.04.003
  36.  Yong Li, John Wilson and Gui Yun Tian, “Experiment and simulation study of 3D magnetic field sensing for magnetic flux leakage defect characterisation”, NDT&E International, Vol. 40, No. 2, March 2007, pp. 179-184. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ndteint.2006.08.002 
  37. Yong Li, Gui Yun Tian and Steve Ward, “Numerical simulation on Magnetic Flux Leakage Evaluation at high speed”, NDT&E International, Vol. 39, No. 5, July 2006, pp. 367-373. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ndteint.2005.10.006
  38. Yong Li, “Reciprocal visit to the UK by Chinese NDE delegation”, Insight: Non-Destructive Testing and Condition Monitoring, Vol. 48, No. 2, Feb 2006, pp. 114-115. http://dx.doi.org/10.1784/insi.2006.48.2.114
  39. Yong Li, Gui Yun Tian and Steve Ward, “Numerical simulations on Electromagnetic NDT at high speed”, Insight: Non-Destructive Testing and Condition Monitoring, Vol. 48, No. 2, Feb 2006, pp. 103-108. http://dx.doi.org/10.1784/insi.2006.48.2.103 
  40. Yong Li, Zhi An Yan, “Development of Borehole Weight-drop Seismic Linear Motor Source and its Control System”, Micromotors Servo Technique, Vol.36, No.5, 2003, pp. 31-34. (Chinese Version)
  41. Yong Li, Zhi An Yan, “Mechanism of a Novel Variable-Frequency Power Source for Cylinder Linear Induction Motor”, Journal of Xi’an University of Technology, Vol.19, No.4, 2003, pp. 368-371. (Chinese Version)
  42. Chun Yan Liu, Yong Li, Zhi An Yan, “Design of a Novel Frequency-Adjustable Power Source with SA4828”, Electrical Automation, Vol.26, No.5, 2004, pp. 21-24. (Chinese Version)
  43. Zhi An Yan, Yong Li, “Research for Optimum design of Multimedia Courseware on Electrical Machinery”, e-Education Research, 4/2003, pp. 56-58. (Chinese Version)
  44. Zhi An Yan, Wei Hua Hong, Yong Li, Lin Gao, “An Effective Approach for Improving Design Quality of Multimedia Courseware”, Journal of Electrical & Electronic Education, Vol.24, No.6, 2002, pp. 87-90. (Chinese Version)

  


 

 Conference Papers (sort by year):  

  1. Yong Li, Xiyu Zhang, Bei Yan, Wenjia Li, Ilham Zainal Abidin and Zhenmao Chen, "Dependency of pulsed remote field eddy current inspection of subsurface corrosion in ferromagnetic double-casing pipes on parameters of excitation current", Proceedings of The 21th International Workshop on Electromagnetic Nondestructive Evaluation, 2016, pp. 1-8.
  2. Haoqing Jing, Yong Li, Bei Yan, Xiyu Zhang and Zhenmao Chen, "Lift-off invariance of gradient-field pulsed eddy current inspection of hidden material degradation in conductors", Proceedings of the 7th International Conference on Electromagnetic Field Problems and Applications, September 18-20, Xi'an China, 2016.
  3. Yong Li, Da Li, Bei Yan, Yili Li, Xiangbiao Liu, Ilham Zainal Abidin and Zhenmao Chen, "Magnetic field measurement-based PRFEC for detection and classification of subsurface corrosion", Electromagnetic Nondestructive Evaluation (XIX) of "Studies in Applied Electromagnetics and Mechanics" for The 20th International Workshop on Electromagnetic Nondestructive Evaluation, 2016, pp. 77-85. (ISTP indexed) http://dx.doi.org/10.3233/978-1-61499-639-2-77
  4. Bei Yan, Yong Li, Xiyu Zhang, Zhenmao Chen, Yili Li and Da Li, "Localization and evaluation of subsurface pits in copper pipes using gradient-field pulsed eddy current inspection", Proceedings of 2016 Far East NDT Forum, 2016. (EI indexed, Third prize for best English papers)
  5. Yili Li, Yong Li, Haoqing Jing, Zhenmao Chen, Xiaoyan Liu, Bei Yan and Da Li, "Detection of interlayer delamination in W monoblock of ITER divertors via electromagnetic acoustic transduction", Proceedings of 2016 Far East NDT Forum, 2016. (EI indexed) 
  6. Yong Li, "Advanced electromagnetic NDE - R&D status in NDT lab of Xi'an Jiaotong University", Malaysia International NDT Conference and Exhibition 2015, 23-24 Nov. 2015. (Invited Presentation)
  7. Yong Li, Bei Yan, Da Li and Zhenmao Chen, "Pulse-modulation-based eddy current technique for nondestructive evaluation of conductive structures", Proceedings of 2015 International Symposium on Applied Electromagnetics and Mechanics (ISEM), 2015.
  8. Yong Li, Da Li, Bei Yan, Haoqing Jing and Zhenmao Chen, "Pulse-modulation-based eddy current technique for evaluation of subsurface flaws: theory and signal processing", Proceedings of 2015 Far East NDT Forum, 2015.
  9. Yong Li, Xiangbiao Liu, Deqiang Zhou, Ilham Zainal Abidin, Zhenmao Chen, Yili Li and Bei Yan, "Detection and identification of subsurface corrosion in ferromagnetic double-casing pipes via pulsed remote field eddy current technique", Electromagnetic Nondestructive Evaluation (XVIII) of "Studies in Applied Electromagnetics and Mechanics" for The 19th International Workshop on Electromagnetic Nondestructive Evaluation, 2015, pp. 228-235. (ISTP indexed) http://dx.doi.org/10.3233/978-1-61499-509-8-228
  10. Yong Li, Yili Li and Zhenmao Chen, " A fast analytical model of electromagnetic acoustic transducers for evaluation of flat non-magnetic conductors", Proceedings of 2014 Far East NDT Forum, 2014. (EI indexed) http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/FENDT.2014.6928271
  11. Bei Yan, Yong Li, Zhenmao Chen, Xiangbiao Liu and Jun Wang, "Pulsed eddy current inspection of corrosion in magnetic structures using solid-state magnetic field sensors", Proceedings of 2014 Far East NDT Forum, 2014. (Chinese Version)
  12. Yong Li, Xiangbiao Liu, Zhenmao Chen, Hongda Zhao and Wenlu Cai, "A fast forward model of pulsed eddy current inspection of multilayered tubular structures", Proceedings of 2013 International Symposium on Applied Electromagnetics and Mechanics (ISEM), 2013.
  13. Yong Li, Hongda Zhao, Zhenmao Chen, Wenlu Cai and Xiangbiao Liu, "Nondestructive evaluation of eccentricity of ITER in-vessel coils based on eddy current testing", Proceedings of The 18th International Workshop on Electromagnetic Nondestructive Evaluation, 2013.
  14. Xiangbiao Liu, Yong Li, Zhenmao Chen, Yong Qi, Wenlu Cai and Hongda Zhao, "Investigation of pulsed remote field eddy current evaluation of double-casing pipeline based on magnetic field measurement", Proceedings of 2013 Far East NDT Forum, 2013. (Chinese version, Second prize for best Chinese papers)
  15. Yong Li, Xiangbiao Liu, Yong Qi and Zhenmao Chen, "Efficient analytical modelling for pulsed remote field eddy current evaluation of stratified tubular structures", Proceedings of 2013 Far East NDT Forum, 2013. (EI indexed, First prize for best English papers) http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/FENDT.2013.6635521
  16. Marvin Bourke, Yong Li and Glyn Roberts, "Multi-Tubular Corrosion Inspection Using a Pulsed Eddy Current Logging Tool", International Petroleum Technology Conference 2013 (IPTC 2013), March 2013, 2013.
  17. Yong Li, Zhenmao Chen, Yong Qi, Meihua Xiao and Hongda Zhao, "Fast Forward and Inverse Models for Evaluation of Hidden Corrosion via PECT", The 1st International Conference on Maintenance Science and Technology for Nuclear Power Plants, Accepted, 2012.
  18. Yong Li, Zhenmao Chen, Yong Qi and Meihua Xiao, "A fast inverse model for quantitative evaluation of subsurface corrosion with non-zero conductivity based on pulsed eddy current testing", The 17th International Workshop on Electromagnetic Nondestructive Evaluation, 2012.
  19. Yong Li, Yong Qi, Zhenmao Chen and Meihua Xiao, "Pulsed eddy current testing based on gradient magnetic field measurement", Proceedings of the Sixth International Conference on Electromagnetic Field Problems and Applications, June 19-21, Dalian China, 2012. (EI indexed) http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/ICEF.2012.6310323
  20. Yong Qi, Yong Li, Zhenmao Chen and Meihua Xiao, "Pulsed eddy current testing based on transient gradient magnetic field signals", Proceedings of 2012 Far East NDT Forum, 2012.
  21. I. Z. Abidin, Y. Li, M. Z. Umar, M. Y. Yusof, M. M. Ibrahim, A. R. Hamzah, Z. M. Chen and M. N. Salleh, "Eddy current thermography as an advanced nondestructive testing technique for defect detection and characterisation in metallic samples", Proceedings of 2012 Far East NDT Forum, 2012.
  22. Ilham Zainal Abidin, Yong Li, Nurul A’in Ahmad Latif and Yong Qi, “Pulsed eddy current testing for comprehensive and reliable defect assessment”, Malaysian International Non-Destructive Testing Conference and Exhibition 2011 (MINDTCE 11), 2011.
  23. Yong Li, Zhenmao Chen, Ying Mao and Yong Qi, “Quantitative Evaluation of Thermal Barrier Coating Systems Based on Multi-Frequency Eddy Current Testing”, Proceedings of 2011 Global Chinese Forum on Nondestructive Testing, Nov 2011.
  24. Yong Li, Zhenmao Chen, Li Wang, Xiaowei Wang and Yong Qi, “Quantitative evaluation of structure integrity using ENDE techniques”, Joint-symposium on Mechanics of Advanced Materials and Structures, Aug 2011.
  25. Yong Li, Ying Mao and Zhenmao Chen, “Quantitative evaluation of TBC systems of gas turbine blades using TFEC”, Proceedings of 2010 IEEE International Workshop on Digital Computing Infrastructure and Applications (DCIA 2010), Dec 2010, pp. 640-645.
  26. Yu Zhang and Yong Li, “Magnetic-field-based 3D ETREE modelling for multi-frequency eddy current inspection”, Proceedings of the 2010 International Conference on Intelligent Nondestructive Detection & Information Processing Technology (INDIP2010), Oct 2010, pp. 221-230. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-642-18369-0_25
  27. Ying Mao, Yong Li, Jie Yu and Zhenmao Chen, “Multi-frequency ECT inversion technique for quantitative evaluation of a multilayer thermal barrier coating system”, Proceedings of ENDE 2010, 2010.
  28. Ying Mao, Jie Yu, Zhenmao Chen and Yong Li, “Thickness evaluation of the thermal barrier coating using multi-frequency eddy current testing”, Proceedings of the 9th Chinese Annual Conference on NDT&E, Sep 2010, pp. 420-425.
  29. Yong Li, XinHua Li, Anthony Simm and Gui Yun Tian, "3D theoretical modelling for directional eddy current inspection with rectangular coils", APPLIED ELECTROMAGNETICS AND MECHANICS (II). 2009, 2-3-19-403 IKENOHATA TAITO-KU, TOKYO 110, JAPAN: JAPAN SOCIETY APPLIED ELECTROMAGNETICS & MECHANICS. 
  30. Yong Li and Gui Yun Tian, “An RF measurement system for localisation and characterisation of guns and knives at a standoff distances”, Presentation in Annual Postgraduate conference of School of Electrical, Electronic Computer Engineering, Jan 2009. (Awarded Best Presentation)
  31. Yong Li and Gui Yun Tian, “A radio-ferquency measurement system for metallic object detection using pulse modulation excitation”, Proceedings of 17th World Conference on Nondestructive Testing, Oct 2008, Paper No. 509, pp. 1-9.
  32. Ilham Mukriz, Gui Yun Tian and Yong Li, “Magnetic field mapping for complex geometry defect - 3D transient problem”, Proceedings of 17th World Conference on Nondestructive Testing, Oct 2008, pp. 1-9.
  33. Yong Li, Gui Yun Tian, Nick Bowring and Nacer Rezgui, “A microwave measurement system for metallic object detection using swept-frequency radar”, Proceedings of SPIE Europe Security and Defence, Sep 2008, pp. 1-12.
  34. Yong Li, Anthony Simm and Gui Yun Tian, “Investigation of lift-off-intersection characteristics and lift-off-derivation in eddy current non-destructive evaluation using magnetic field camera”, Proceedings of the 47th Annual British Conference on NDT, Sep 2008, pp. 1-12.
  35. Yong Li and Gui Yun Tian, “A radar system for detection and characterisation of guns and knives”, Proceedings of the 47th Annual British Conference on NDT, Sep 2008, pp. 1-12.
  36. Anthony Simm, Yong Li and Gui Yun Tian, “Verification of an eddy current probe magnetic field”, Proceedings of the 47th Annual British Conference on NDT, Sep 2008, pp. 1-12.
  37. Yong Li and Gui Yun Tian, “Pulsed radar system for gun detection”, The Rank Prize Funds Mini-symposium on Optical Aspects of Non-destructive Testing, 2008.
  38. Yong Li and Gui Yun Tian, “Investigation of Pulsed eddy Current with Pulse width variation”, Proceedings of the 46th Annual British Conference on NDT, Sep 2007, pp. 197-207.
  39. Ilham Mukriz, Yong Li and Gui Yun Tian, “Simulation of complex geometry defect characterisation by using PEC sensor array”, Proceedings of the 46th Annual British Conference on NDT, Sep 2007, pp. 179-185.
  40. Alan Agurto, Yong Li, Gui Yun Tian, Nick Bowring and Steve Lockwood, “A review of concealed weapon detection and research in perspective”, Proceedings of International Conference on Networking, Sensing and Control 2007, Apr 2007, pp. 443-448.
  41. Zheng Cui, Xudi Wang, Yong Li and Gui Yun Tian, “Fabrication of micromirror-based magnetic sensor”, Sensors and their Applications XIV (SENSORS07), 2007, pp. 1-5.
  42. Yong Li and Gui Yun Tian, “Simulation of Electromagnetic wave for concealed gun detection at a standoff distances”, Presentation in Annual Postgraduate conference of School of Electrical, Electronic Computer Engineering, Jan 2007.
  43. Yong Li, Gui Yun Tian, Zheng Cui and Xudi Wang, “Magnetically Actuated Micromirrors for magnetic field measurement”, Presentation in Annual Postgraduate conference of School of Electrical, Electronic Computer Engineering, Jan 2007.
  44. Yong Li and Gui Yun Tian, “Theoretical and Experimental Investigations of Pulsed Eddy Current Technique”, Presentation in Annual Postgraduate conference of School of Electrical, Electronic Computer Engineering, Jan 2007.
  45. Yong Li, Gui Yun Tian and Zheng Cui, “Theoretical and experimental study on magnetically-actuated micromirrors for electromagnetic NDE”, Proceedings of 2nd annual researchers’ conference of Huddersfield University, Dec 2006, pp. 63-68.
  46. Yong Li, Gui Yun Tian and Theodoros Theodoulidis, “Fast analytical method for pulsed eddy current evaluation”, Proceedings of the 45th annual British conference on NDT, Sep 2006, pp. 1-12.
  47. Yong Li and Gui Yun Tian, “Thermo-induced magnetic field for NDE of welds”, Presentation at the 45th annual British conference on NDT, Sep 2006.
  48. Yong Li, Gui Yun Tian and Steve Ward, “Finite element analysis of remote eddy current inspection on metallic coated pipeline”, Proceedings of the 12th Chinse automation and computing society conference in the UK, Sep 2006, pp. 23-27.
  49. Yong Li, John Wilson and Gui Yun Tian, “Experiment and simulation study of 3D magnetic field sensing for defect characterisation”, Proceedings of the 12th Chinese automation and computing society conference in the UK, Sep 2006, pp. 38-42.
  50. Gui Yun Tian, Yong Li and Zheng Cui, “Magnetically actuated micromirrors for electromagnetic NDE”, Proceedings of the 7th International conference on Frontiers of design and manufacturing, Vol. 2, Jun 2006, pp. 243-248.
  51. Yong Li, Gui Yun Tian, “Numerical Simulation on Eddy Current Evaluation at High Speed”, Proceedings of Annual Researchers’ Conference of Huddersfield University, Nov 2005, pp. 84-89. (Awarded Best Poster)
  52. Yong Li, Gui Yun Tian and Steve Ward, “Numerical Simulation on Magnetic Flux Leakage Evaluation at High Speed”, Proceedings of the 44th Annual British Conference on NDT, Sep 2005, pp. 239-248.