(1.)Basic Information

Guiping Zhao  Professor                                               
   School of Aerospace
    MOE Key Lab of Strength and Vibration 

Xi’an Jiaotong University

Contact Information
Tel: 029-82668757-815
Fax: 029-82665439
•  Office: Room 305S, No. 1 Teaching Building 
Research Interest
 • Impact dynamics of solids
  • Mechanics of composite materials
  • Theory and application of steel structures 


• 1997 – 2000: Ph. D., Inha University, Korea 
• 1985 – 1988: M. A., Xi’an University of Architecture and Technology, China
• 1979 – 1983: B. A., Tianjing University, China
• 2002 – present:  Professor, Xi’an Jiaotong University
• 1999 – 2001:     Postdoctoral Fellow, Inha University, Korea 
• 1988 – 1997:     Associate Professor, Xi’an University of Architecture and Technology
• 1983 – 1985:     Assistant , Xi’an University of Architecture and Technology
Publications of Particular Interest
1.       Zhao, GP, Chongdu Cho, Sheng Lu, Zhenghao Wang, Experimental study on impact resistance properties of T300/epoxy composite laminates, Journal of Composite Materials, 2009,22(18) .
2.       Zhao GP, Sang-kyo Lee, Chongdu Cho, Effect of compressive residual stress in the core of clamped sandwich plate under shock loading, International Journal of Modern Physics B, 2008, 22(9-11).
3.       Zhao, GP, Chongdu Cho, Damage initiation and propagation in composite shells subjected to impact, Composite Structures,2007, 78(1): 91-100.
4.       Zhao, GP, Wang Zhenghao, Zhang Jianxin and Cho Chongdu, High Velocity Impact of Carbon/Epoxy Composite Laminates, Key Engineering Materials, 2007, 334-335: 73-76.
5.       Zhao, GP, Cho Chongdu, Ohyang Kwon, Simulation and experimental investigation of impact damage in composite shell, Key engineering Materials, 2005, 279-300: 1339-1343.
6.       Zhao, GP, Chongdu Cho, On Impact Damage of Composite Shells by a Low-velocity Projectile, J. Composite Materials, 2004, 38(14): 1231-1254.
7.       Zhao, GP,  Cho Chongdu, Progressive damage analysis of composite shell under impact loading, Key Engineering Materials, 2004, 274-276: 111-116.
8.       Cho, C., Zhao, GP, Kwak, S.Y. and Kim, C.B., Computational mechanics of laser cladding process, Journal of Materials Processing Technology, 2004, 153-154: 494-500.
9.       Zhao, GP, Cho, C. and Kim, J.D., Application of 3-D finite element method using Lagrangian formulation to dilution control in laser cladding process, International Journal of Mechanical Sciences, 2003,45: 777-796.
10.   Cho, C. and Zhao, GP, Effects of some geometric and material factors on mechanical response of laminated composites due to low velocity impact, J. Composite Materials, 2002, 36 (12): 1403-1428.