Wenzhong Yan

PhD Mechanical Engineering, Class of 2021

Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Email: wzyan24[at]ucla[dot]edu

His current research interest includes Soft Robot and Rapid Design and Fabrication.

Publications:

  1. Hong, Jie, Wenzhong Yan, Yanhong Ma, Dayi Zhang, and Xin Yang. "Experimental investigation on the vibration tuning of a shell with a shape memory alloy ring." Smart Materials and Structures 24, no. 10 (2015): 105007. (Link)

Conference proceedings:

  1. Yan, Wenzhong, 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)

  2. Ma, Yanhong, Zhichao Liang, Dayi Zhang, Wenzhong Yan, and Jie Hong. "Experimental Investigation on Dynamical Response of an Overhung Rotor due to Sudden Unbalance." In ASME Turbo Expo 2015: Turbine Technical Conference and Exposition, pp. V07BT32A009-V07BT32A009. American Society of Mechanical Engineers, 2015. (Link)

  3. 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)

  4. 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.

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