Doctoral Research Student, Product Design
Advanced Design and Manufacturing Engineering Centre
Thesis title: Online condition based maintenance of industrial gearboxes using advanced mobile, Web/Internet and sensory technologies
Wenjie's main areas of interest are:
- gear meshing theory of involute cylindrical worm matting with helical gear
- finite element analysis of gear strength, 3D virtual simulation of gear design and assembly, loaded tooth contact analysis
- gear design optimisation
- artificial intelligence including genetic algorithms and artificial neural networks
- condition monitoring of gearboxes.
His current project is on the online condition based maintenance of industrial gearboxes using advanced mobile, web/internet and sensory technologies.