Education

PhD, Structural Engineering, September 2012
University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, California, USA

MS, Aerospace Engineering and Engineering Mechanics, May 2008
The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, Texas, USA

MS, Engineering Science and Ocean Engineering, June 2005
National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan

BS, Engineering Science and Ocean Engineering, June 2003
National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan


Academic Experience

Associate Professor, July 2019–present
Department of Mechanical Engineering
Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa, USA

Assistant Professor, August 2013–June 2019
Department of Mechanical Engineering
Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa, USA

Postdoctoral Fellow, August 2012–July 2013
Oden Institute for Computational Engineering and Sciences
The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, Texas, USA


Teaching

  • ME 160: Mechanical Engineering Problem Solving with Computer Applications 
    (Fall 2013, Spring 2014, Fall 2014, Fall 2016, Spring 2017, Fall 2018, Spring 2021)
  • ME 335: Fluid Flow
    (Spring 2015, Fall 2015, Fall 2017, Fall 2018, Spring 2020, Spring 2021)
  • ME 625: Surface Modeling
    (Spring 2018, Spring 2020)


Fellowships, Awards and Honors


Leadership and Services

  • Study Section Member, NIH Bioengineering, Technology, and Surgical Sciences (BTSS) Study Section, October 15–16, 2020; February 16–17, 2021.
  • Chair, Computational Fluid Dynamics and Fluid–Structure Interaction Technical Thrust Area Committee, U.S. Association for Computational Mechanics (USACM), July 2019–present.
  • Chair, Technical Committee on Computational Fluid–Structure Interaction, Applied Mechanics Division, American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME), July 2016–July 2019.
  • Conference Organizer, 2022 USACM Thematic Conference on Isogeometric Analysis (IGA 2022), Banff, Canada, November 6–10, 2022.
  • Conference Organizer, USACM Virtual Conference on Computational Fluid–Structure Interaction: Frontiers in Methods and Applications, April 7–9, 2021.
  • Conference OrganizerVirtual Isogeometric Analysis 2020 (VIGA 2020), August 11–12, 2020.
  • Scientific Committee Member, IX International Conference on Isogeometric Analysis (IGA 2021), Lyon, France, September 26–29, 2021.
  • Technical Program Committee Member16th U.S. National Congress on Computational Mechanics (USNCCM16), Chicago, Illinois, July 25–29, 2021.
  • International Scientific Committee Member, 26th Congress of the European Society of Biomechanics (ESB 2021), Milan, Italy, July 11–14, 2021.
  • Scientific Committee MemberIX International Conference on Coupled Problems in Science and Engineering (COUPLED PROBLEMS 2021), South Sardinia, Italy, June 13–16, 2021.
  • Scientific Committee Member, the 14th World Congress on Computational Mechanics (WCCM XIV), Paris, France, July 19–24, 2020.
  • Scientific Committee Member, VII International Conference on Isogeometric Analysis (IGA 2019), Munich, Germany, September 18–20, 2019.
  • Scientific Committee Member, 2018 USACM Thematic Conference on Isogeometric Analysis (IGA 2018), Austin, Texas, October 10–12, 2018.
  • International Scientific Committee Member, Engineering Mechanics Institute Conference 2018 (EMI 2018), Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, May 29– June 01, 2018. 
  • Scientific Committee Member, V International Conference on Isogeometric Analysis (IGA 2017), Pavia, Italy, September 11–13, 2017.
  • International Scientific Committee Member, Engineering Mechanics Institute Conference 2017 (EMI 2017), San Diego, California, June 04–07, 2017. 
  • Scientific Committee Member, 2016 USACM Thematic Conference on Isogeometric Analysis and Meshfree Methods, La Jolla, California, October 10–12, 2016.
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