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Chao Xu

Professor

Dynamics of Jointed Structure; Structural Health Monitoring; Mechanics of Composite Structures; Deployable Space Structures

experience

Post-doctral Fellow  
University of Canterbury, January 2013 to January 2014, Christchurch New Zealand

Real-time health monitoring of nonlinera hysteretic structures

Associate Professor  
Northwestern Polytechnical University, May 2010 to Present, Xi'an People's Republic of China
(Aerospace & Defense)
1. Guided wave and nonliner dynamics-based structural health monitoring of aerospace structures 2. Modeling of mechnical joints and nonlinear dynamics of jointed structures. 3. Layerwise analysis and design of multilaye composite structures

Lecture  
Northwestern Polytechnical University, December 2007 to April 2010, Xi'an People's Republic of China

1. Guided wave and nonliner dynamics-based structural health monitoring of aerospace structures 2. Modeling of mechnical joints and nonlinear dynamics of jointed structures. 3. Layerwise analysis and design of multilaye composite structures 4. structural-control system coupling of high-precision spacecraft

education

Northwestern Polytechnical University  
Doctor of Philosophy, Aerospace Engineering, Sep, 2003 to Dec, 2007


Northwestern Polytechnical University  
Bachelor of Engineering, Aerospace Engineering, Sep, 1998 to Jul, 2002