PhD Mechanical Engineering, Class of 2021
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Email: wzyan24 [at] ucla [dot] edu
His current research interest includes Origami/Soft Robotics, Smart materials and Structures, Rapid Prototyping, and Computational Fabrication.
Wenzhong Yan, Yunchen Yu, and Ankur Mehta. "Analytical Modeling for Rapid Design of Bistable Buckled Beams." Theoretical and Applied Mechanics Letters, Volume 9, Issue 4, July 2019, Pages 264-272. (Link)
Wenzhong Yan#, Yunchen Yu#, and Ankur Mehta. "Rapid Design of Mechanical Logic Based on Quasi-Static Electromechanical Modeling." IEEE/RSJ International Conference on Intelligent Robots and Systems (IROS) 2019, MAcau.
Wenzhong Yan, Angela L. Gao, Yunchen Yu, and Ankur Mehta. "Towards Autonomous Printable Robotics: Design and Prototyping of the Mechanical Logic." International Symposium on Experimental Robotics (ISER) 2018, Buenos Aires.
Konstantin Shaposhnikov, Dayi Zhang, Wenzhong Yan, and Jie Hong. "Investigation on the Dynamic Characteristics of a Rotor Suffering Impact Foundation External Excitation." In: Cavalca K., Weber H. (eds) Proceedings of the 10th International Conference on Rotor Dynamics – IFToMM. IFToMM 2018. Mechanisms and Machine Science, vol 61. Springer, Cham, 2019. (Link)
Wenzhong Yan, Konstantin Shaposhnikov, Pingchao Yu, Yanhong Ma, and Jie Hong. "Experimental investigation and numerical analysis on influence of foundation excitation on the dynamics of the rotor system." In ASME Turbo Expo 2015: Turbine Technical Conference and Exposition, pp. V07AT30A008-V07AT30A008. American Society of Mechanical Engineers, 2015. (Link)
Note: # contribute equally to the paper.