Professor Wenbin Yu awarded ASME Fellow
|Event Date:||November 21, 2013|
Congratulations to Prof. Wenbin Yu who has been recognized as a fellow of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) at the ASME 2013 International Mechanical Engineering Congress & Exposition.
Prof. Yu is an Associate Professor who joined our school in fall 2013. He received his degrees from Georgia Tech, Aerospace Engineering, MS, 2000; PhD, 2002, Tsinghua University, China, Engineering Mechanics, MS, 1998, North China University of Water Conservancy and Hydroelectric Power, China, Hydraulic Engineering, BS, 1995. His interests include Structural Mechanics, Micromechanics, Computational Mechanics, Multiphysics Modeling, Multiscale Modeling, Composites Materials/Structures.
He also is the chief technology officer of AnalySwift, a company that markets and licenses the technologies developed in Yu’s group. His expertise is in structural mechanics and micromechanics of composite/smart materials. He has authored over 140 refereed technical articles and developed several computer codes which are being extensively used in many government labs, universities, research institutes and companies. His research has been funded by both federal agencies and private industry.
ASME is a not-for-profit membership organization that enables collaboration, knowledge sharing, career enrichment, and skills development across all engineering disciplines, toward a goal of helping the global engineering community develop solutions to benefit lives and livelihoods. Founded in 1880 by a small group of leading industrialists, ASME has grown through the decades to include more than 130,000 members in 158 countries. Thirty-thousand of these members are students.