Book Editor

Area Editor for Dynamics of Multibody Systems, John Wiley & Sons, New York, 1st ed., 1992, 2nd ed., 1997.

Area Editor for Dynamics of Multibody Systems, Cambridge University Press, London, 1st ed., 1998, 2nd ed., 2006.

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              Invited Reviewer for Scientific Journals

              ASME Journal of Vibration and Acoustics       

Int. Journal of Mechanism and Machines Theory

Int. Journal of Computer-Aided Design

Journal of Material Science Forum

Journal of Nonlinear Mechanics

Int. Journal of Communications in Numerical Methods in Engineering

Journal of the Chinese Society of Mechanical Engineers

Int. Journal for Numerical Methods in Engineering

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           Grant Reviewer

National Science Council of Taiwan, Solid Mechanics (2001)

 

National and International Service

Section Co-chair, the Fourth Symposium on Multibody Dynamics and Vibration, ASME 2003 Conference, Chicago, USA, September 2-6, 2003.

 

Conference abstract reviewer, the second Asian Conference on Multibody Dynamics, Seoul, Korea, 2004

 

Member of Scientific Advisory Committee and Section co-Chair, 2005 International Conference on Advanced Manufacture, Taipei, Taiwan, December 2-5, 2005.

 

Section Co-chair, International Conference on Science & Technology: Application in Industry & Education, Pulau Pinang, Malaysia, December 8-10, 2006.

 

Member of International Scientific Advisory Committee and Section co-Chair, the Ninth International Conference on Automation Technology, Taipei, Taiwan, June 13- 15, 2007.

 

Section Co-chair, Asia Pacific Conference on Optics Manufacture 2007, Hong Kong, China, January 11-13, 2007

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RESEARCH INTERESTS

 

Dynamics of Multibody Systems, Mechanical Vibrations and Modal Analysis, Computer-Aided Design, Computer-Aided Engineering, Biomechanics, Walking Robot

 

RESEARCH GRANT AWARDS Awarded Extramural Research Grants

¡§Dynamic decoupling methods for the analysis of closed-loop flexible multibody systems¡¨, National Science Council of Taiwan, NSC 83-0117-C-150-063-E, 8/1/1993-7/31/1994, NT$168,000.

Role: Principal Investigator

 

¡§Computer-aided design and manufacture of rotor mechanism utilizing the geometric differential formulation¡¨, National Science Council of Taiwan, NSC 84-2212-E-150-020 & NSC 85-2212-E-150-002 , 8/1/1994-7/31/1996, NT$430,700.

Role: Principal Investigator

 

¡§Recursive mapping method using in the computer-aided dynamic analysis of rigid and deformable multibody systems¡¨, National Science Council of Taiwan, NSC 86-2212-E-150-002 , 8/1/1996-7/31/1997, NT$215,000.

Role: Principal Investigator

 

¡§Dynamic analysis of spatial linkages mechanism¡¨, National Science Council of Taiwan, NSC 84-2212-E-150-020 & NSC 87-2212-E-150-011 , 8/1/1997-7/31/1998, NT$384,700.

Role: Principal Investigator

 

¡§Dynamic modeling and analysis of closed-loop flexible mechanisms¡¨, National Science Council of Taiwan, NSC 90-2212-E-150-012 , 8/1/2001-7/31/2002, NT$164,100.

Role: Principal Investigator

 

¡§Dynamic and modal analysis of vegetable food machine¡¨, National Science Council of Taiwan, NSC 92-2622-E-150-008-CC3 , 6/1/2003-5/31/2004, NT$529,600.

Role: Principal Investigator

 

¡§Dynamic and modal analysis of vegetable food machine¡¨, National Science Council of Taiwan, NSC 92-2622-E-150-008-CC3 , 6/1/2003-5/31/2004, NT$529,600.

Role: Principal Investigator

 

¡§Structure dynamic measurement and analysis of food machine¡¨, National Science Council of Taiwan, NSC 93-2622-E-150-005-CC3 , 5/1/2004-4/30/2005, NT$714,100.

Role: Principal Investigator

 

¡§The dynamic simulation and cycle life test of electric scooter and power wheelchair¡¨, National Science Council of Taiwan, NSC 94-2622-E-150-003-CC3 , 5/1/2005-4/30/2006, NT$664,000.

Role: Principal Investigator

 

¡§Nonlinear recursive approach for dynamic analysis of flexible mechanical systems¡¨, National Science Council of Taiwan, NSC 94-2212-E-150-020 , 8/1/2005-7/31/2006, NT$478,100.

Role: Principal Investigator

 

¡§Dynamic simulation and vibration modal analysis of multi-function auto-filled machine¡¨, National Science Council of Taiwan, NSC 95-2622-E-150-012-CC3 , 5/1/2006-4/30/2007, NT$672,000.

Role: Principal Investigator

 

¡§CAD, CAM and CAE of multi-function roaster machine¡¨, Ministry of Education of Taiwan,  5/1/2006-12/31/2006, NT$360,500.

Role: Principal Investigator

 

¡§Nonlinear recursive method for the inverse dynamic analysis and control of flexible mechanical systems¡¨, National Science Council of Taiwan, NSC 95-2221-E-150-018, 8/1/2006-7/31/2007, NT$542,000.

Role: Principal Investigator

 

¡§The CAD, CAM and CAE of LCD skew-angle control mechanism with supported structure¡¨, National Science Council of Taiwan, NSC 96-2622-E-150-014-CC3 , 5/1/2007-4/30/2008, NT$537,000.

Role: Principal Investigator

 

Pending Extramural Research Grants

 

 

¡§The dynamic analysis, control and application of multi-DOF industrial robotic manipulators¡¨, submitted to the National Science Council of Taiwan, 8/1/2008-7/30/2010

Role: Principal Investigator

 

¡§The dynamic analysis and research of human motion systems¡¨, submitted to the National Science Council of Taiwan, 8/1/2008-7/30/2009

Role: Principal Investigator

 

Awarded Intramural Research Grants

 

 

1. National Formosa University Research Award 2004

¡§Dynamic analysis and vibration control of flexible structures: Beam structure products¡¨

 

2. National Formosa University Research Award 2007

¡§New formulations, applications and experiments in multibody dynamics¡¨