University of Nottingham Malaysia
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Ko Choong Woo

Associate Professor,

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Biography

Present appointment

Associate Professor

Awards and Distinctions

Chairman of RANM 2009 conference, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

External memberships

Guest Editor Journal of Computational and Nonlinear Dynamics (One issue in 2017)

Paper reviewer Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers Part C, Journal of Mechanical Engineering Science; International Journal of Automotive and Mechanical Engineering; International Journal of Mechanical Engineering Education; International Journal of Non-Linear Mechanics; Journal of Sound and VIbration; Nonlinear Dynamics; Journal of Vibration and Control; Journal of Computational and Nonlinear Dynamics; International Journal of Mechanical Sciences; ASME Journal of Vibration and Acoustics; Mechanical Systems and Signal Processing; Journal of Risk and Reliability; Communications in Nonlinear Science and Numerical Simulation; Journal of Mechanical Science and Technology; Journal of Engineering Science and Technology; Journal of Science and Technology-TNU(Thai Nguyen University); The European Physical Journal Plus

Conference Organiser

Recent Advances in Nonlinear Mechanics (RANM), 24-27 August, 2009, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

Member of many Scientific and Technical Committees in international conferences.

Expertise Summary

My research interests centre on the use of analytical methods of Nonlinear Dynamics to solve engineering problems. In particular, numerical methods to facilitate design, and the associated issues of control are main features of my work. Experimental investigations are often a key feature of my activities, and complement the theoretical analyses performed. The foci of my attention are nonlinear mechanical vibrations, vibro-impact dynamics, fracture and fatigue and condition monitoring. I collaborate actively and have been invited to be a conference speaker. Industrial collaboration is consistently being sought and consolidated, and I warmly welcome any interactions with anyone who has similar interests.

Teaching Summary

Teaching interests include dynamics and analytical methods.

Research Summary

Nonlinear dynamics; nonlinear oscillations; mechanical vibrations; approximate analytical methods; numerical techniques; experimental correlation; application to vibro-impact ma-chines;… read more

Selected Publications

Current Research

Nonlinear dynamics; nonlinear oscillations; mechanical vibrations; approximate analytical methods; numerical techniques; experimental correlation; application to vibro-impact ma-chines; electromechanical systems; fluid-structure interactions; rotor dynamics and medi-cal cell culture.

Future Research

My research interests centre on the use of analytical methods of Nonlinear Dynamics to solve engineering problems. In particular, numerical methods to facilitate design, and the associated issues of control are main features of my work. Experimental investigations are often a key feature of my activities, and complement the theoretical analyses performed. The foci of my attention are nonlinear mechanical vibrations, vibro-impact dynamics, fracture and fatigue and condition monitoring. I collaborate actively and have been invited to be a conference speaker. Industrial collaboration is consistently being sought, and I warmly welcome any interactions with anyone who has similar interests. I am currently organising a conference involving leading scientists and engineers, with Professor Marian Wiercigroch and Professor Pol Spanos. It is entitled Recent Advances in Nonlinear Mechanics 2009 (http://www.nottingham.edu.my/ranm2009) , and is the second in its series.

Faculty of Engineering

University of Nottingham Malaysia
Jalan Broga, 43500 Semenyih
Selangor Darul Ehsan
Malaysia

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