# Yucheng Liu

**Associate Professor**

Office: 222 Carpenter

Email: liu@me.msstate.edu

Phone: 662-325-1536

Google Scholar Citation

Vita: pdf

**Education**

Ph.D., Mechanical Engineering, University of Louisville, 2005

M.S. Mechanical Engineering, University of Louisville, 2003

B.S. Mechanical Engineering, Hefei University of Technology, 1997

**Experience Record**

Associate Professor, Mississippi State University, 2014 – Present

Assistant Professor, University of Louisiana at Lafayette, 2009 – 2014

Graduate Coordinator, University of Louisiana at Lafayette, 2012 – 2013

Post-Doctoral Research Associate, University of Louisville, 2005 – 2008

Graduate Research Assistant, University of Louisville, 2000 – 2005

Manufacturing Engineer, Shanghai Yanfeng Automobile Trim Products Co., Ltd, 1999 – 2000

Product Engineer, Shanghai Yanfeng Automobile Trim Products Co., Ltd, 1997 – 1999

**Specialty Areas**

- Computer modeling and simulation
- CAD/CAE/FEA/CFD
- crashworthiness analysis
- structural mechanics and dynamics
- engineering design
- ocean and marine energy technology
- vehicle system design and analysis
- development of interactive design software
- applied mathematics

**Honors and Awards**

- NASA/EPSCoR Travel Funds, Mississippi Space Grant Consortium, 2016
- Mechanical Engineering Outstanding Senior Faculty Research Award, MSU, 2016
- Research Enhancement Award, Louisiana Space Consortium, 2014
- Certificate of Achievement in Research & Sponsored Activities, UL Lafayette, 2013
- Junior Faculty Researcher of the Year, College of Engineering, UL Lafayette, 2013
- Summer Research Award, University of Louisiana at Lafayette, 2012
- Marquis Who’s Who in America, since 2012
- Research Enhancement Award, Louisiana Space Consortium, 2011
- Research Enhancement Award, Louisiana Space Consortium, 2010
- Honorary Fellow, Australian Institute of High Energetic Materials, 2010
- EPSCoR Neutron Travel Fellowship, University of Tennessee, 2010
- Academic Keys Who’s Who in Engineering Academia, since 2009
- Grosscurth Fellowship, University of Louisville, 2002 – 2004
- Hsing Chuang Award for Excellence in Graduate Study, University of Louisville, 2001

**Publications**

Book and Book Chapters (12 total)

**Liu, Yucheng**,*Aerospace Structures and Materials*, Frontiers in Aerospace Science, Vol. 1, Bentham Science Publishers Ltd., Sharjah, United Arab Emirates, 2016 (Edited Book).- Bi, X.-G. and
**Liu, Yucheng**, “An Analytical and Experimental Investigation into Vibratory Force for Aircraft Wings”, Chapter 2 in*Aerospace Structures and Materials*, Bentham Science Publishers Ltd., Sharjah, United Arab Emirates, 2016. - Dou, Y.-Q. and
**Liu, Yucheng**, “Computational and Analytical Investigation of Lateral Impact Behavior of Pressurized Pipelines”, Chapter 3 in*Aerospace Structures and Materials*, Bentham Science Publishers Ltd., Sharjah, United Arab Emirates, 2016. **Liu, Yucheng**,*Structural Analysis and Modelling: Research and Development*, Nova Science Publishers, Inc., Hauppauge, NY, USA, 2013.- Liu, Y.-M., Woo, H.-J. and
**Liu, Yucheng**, “Molecular Basis for Mechanical Functions of Molecular Motor Myosin”, Chapter 5 in*Structural Analysis and Modelling: Research and Development*, Nova Science Publishers, Inc., Hauppauge, NY, USA, 2013. **Liu, Yucheng**and Wang, Q.-K., “Computational Modeling and Strength Analysis of Stiffened Plates with Arbitrarily Oriented Stiffeners”, Chapter 9 in*Structural Analysis and Modelling: Research and Development*, Nova Science Publishers, Inc., Hauppauge, NY, USA, 2013.**Liu, Yucheng**, Alidoust, S. and Qi, B., “Prototyping and Experimental Evaluation of an Air Filtration System”, Chapter 4 in*Refrigeration Systems, Design Technologies and Developments*, Edited by D. Alda and D. Ciarlo, Nova Science Publishers, Inc., Hauppauge, NY, USA, 2013.- Liu, W.-L. and
**Liu, Yucheng**,*An Introduction to Earthquake Prediction*, LAP Lambert Academic Publishing, Saarbrucken, Germany, 2012. - Peymani, F. Y., Ghanbary, S. A.,
**Liu, Yucheng**and Hayatdavoudi, A. Z., “CFD Simulation of Phase Particle Entrapment”, Chapter 7 in*Engineering Applications of Computational Fluid Dynamics*, Edited by Maher A. R. Sadiq Al-Baghdadi, International Energy and Environment Foundation, 2011 pp. 285 – 318. **Liu, Yucheng**,*Development of Simplified Crash Computer Models for Thin-Walled Beams*, LAP Lambert Academic Publishing, Koln, Germany, 2009.**Liu, Yucheng**,*Simplified Modeling for Crashworthiness Analysis: Vehicle Chassis*, VDM-Verlag, Saarbrucken, Germany, 2008.**Liu, Yucheng**and Day, M. L., “Axial Crushing of Thin-Walled Tubes with Octagonal Section: Modeling and Design”, Chapter 25 in*Advances in Computational Algorithms and Data Analysis*, Edited by S.-L. Ao, B. B. Rieger, and S.-S. Chen, Springer Netherlands, 2008.

Journals (86 total)

- Liu, Y.-M.,
**Liu, Yucheng**, Junk, T., and Tzeng, N.-F., “Preliminary Normal Mode Analysis of Isotopic Shifts in Raman Spectrum of TNT-d5”, Accepted by*Journal of Molecular Structure*, In Press. **Liu, Yucheng**, “Renovation of A Mechanical Engineering Senior Design Class to An Industry-Tied and Team-Oriented Course”, Accepted by*European**Journal of Engineering Education*, In Press.**Liu, Yucheng**, Batte, J. A., Collins, Z. H., Bateman, J. N., Atkins, J., Davis, M., Salley, D., Bethel, C. L., Ball, J., and Archibald, C., “Mechanical Design, Prototyping, and Validation of A Martian Robot Mining System”,*SAE International Journal of Passenger Cars – Mechanical Systems*, 2017 10(1) pp. 1289-1297.- Dou, Y.-Q.,
**Liu, Yucheng**, Hammi, Y. and Whittington, W., “Application of a Microstructure-Based ISV Plasticity Damage Model to Study Penetration Mechanics of Metals and Validation through Penetration Study of Aluminum”,*Modelling and Simulation in Engineering*, 2017, 6189168, pp. 1 – 10. - Liu, Y.-M., Perkins, R.,
**Liu, Yucheng**, and Tzeng, N.-F., “Normal Mode and Experimental Analysis of TNT Raman Spectrum”,*Journal of Molecular Structure*, 2017 1133(5) pp. 217-225. - Pastor, J. and
**Liu, Yucheng**, “Wave Climate Resource Analysis for Deployment of Wave Energy Conversion Technology”,*Sustainability*, 2016 8(12) pp. 1321-1334. - Setia, A., Sharma, V. and
**Liu, Yucheng**, “Numerical Solution of Cauchy Singular Integral Equation with An Application to A Crack Problem”,*Neural, Parallel, and Scientific Computations*, 2015 23 pp. 387 – 392. - Akinyemi, O. S. and
**Liu, Yucheng**, “CFD Modeling and Simulation of a Hydropower System in Generating Clean Electricity from Water Flow”,*International Journal of Energy and Environmental Engineering*, 2015 6(4) pp. 357 – 366. - Guiberteau, K. L., Lee, J.,
**Liu, Yucheng**, Dou, Y.-Q. and Kozman, T. A., “Wave Energy Converters and Design Considerations for Gulf of Mexico”,*Distributed Generation and Alternative Energy Journal*, 2015 30(4) pp. 55 – 76. - Akinyemi, O. S., Chambers, T. L. and
**Liu, Yucheng**, “Evaluation of the Power Generation Capacity of Hydrokinetic Generator Device using Computational Analysis and Hydrodynamic Similitude”,*Journal of Power and Energy Engineering*, 2015 3(8) pp. 71 – 82. - Dou, Y.-Q. and
**Liu, Yucheng**, “Computational Investigation of Lateral Impact Behavior of Pressurized Pipelines and Influence of Internal Pressure”,*Thin-Walled Structures*, 2015 95 pp. 40 – 47. - Liu, Y.-M.,
**Liu, Yucheng**, Muru, S., Tzeng, N.-F. and Srivastava, R. S., “Quantum Mechanics Study of Repulsive π-π Interaction and Flexibility of Phenyl Moiety in The Iron Azodioxide Complex for Catalysis of Allylic C-H Amination”,*Journal of Molecular Structure*, 2015 1097 pp. 226-230. **Liu, Yucheng**and Peymani, F. Y., “Development and Computational Verification of an Analytical Model to Evaluate Performance of Paddle Wheel in Generating Electricity from Moving Fluid”,*Distributed Generation and Alternative Energy Journal*, 2015 30(1) pp. 58-80.- Liu, Y.-M., Junk, T.,
**Liu, Yucheng**, Tzeng, N.-F. and Perkins, R., “Benchmarking Quantum Mechanical Calculations with Experimental NMR Chemical Shifts of 2-HADNT”,*Journal of Molecular Structure*, 2015 1086 pp. 43 – 48. - Liu, Y.-M.,
**Liu, Yucheng**, Gallo, A. A., Knierim, K. D., Taylor, E. R. and Tzeng, N.-F., “Performances of DFT Methods Implemented in G09 for Simulations of the Dispersion-Dominated CH-π in Ligand-Protein Complex: A Case Study with Glycerol-GDH”,*Journal of Molecular Structure*, 2015 1084 pp. 223 – 228. - Pastor, J. and
**Liu, Yucheng**, “Wave Energy Resource Analysis for Use in Wave Energy Conversion”,*ASME Journal of Offshore Mechanics and Arctic Engineering*, 2015 137(1): 011903-1 – 011903-9, OMAE-13-1112. - Liu, Y.-M., Li, Z., Perkins, R., Junk, T. and
**Liu, Yucheng**, “Quantum Mechanical and Experimental Analyses of TNT Metabolite 2-Hydroxylamino-2,4,6-Dinitrotoluene”,*Journal of Molecular Structure*, 2015 1080 pp. 145 – 152. - Peymani, Y. F.,
**Liu, Yucheng**and Hayatdavoudi, A., “CFD Simulation and Validation of Phase Particle Entrapment”,*International Journal for Computational Methods in Engineering Science & Mechanics*, 2014 15(5) pp. 438 – 447. - Setia, A.,
**Liu, Yucheng**and Vatsala, A. S., “Numerical Solution of Fractional Integro-Differential Equations with Nonlocal Boundary Conditions”,*Journal of Fractional Calculus and Applications*, 2014 5(2) pp. 155 – 165. - Pastor, J. and
**Liu, Yucheng**, “Power Absorption Modeling and Optimization of a Point Absorbing Wave Energy Converter Using Numerical Method”,*ASME Journal of Energy Resources Technology*, 2014 136(2): 021207-1 – 021207-8, JERT-13-1324. - Pastor, J. and
**Liu, Yucheng**, “Frequency and Time Domain Modeling & Power Output for a Heaving Point Absorber Wave Energy Converter”,*International Journal of Energy and Environmental Engineering*, 2014 5(2) pp. 1 – 13. **Liu, Yucheng**, “Application of Legendre Polynomials in Solving Volterra Integral Equations of The Second Kind”,*Applied Mathematics*, 2013 3(5) pp. 157 – 159.**Liu, Yucheng**and Glass, G. A., “Choose the Best Element Size to Yield Accurate FEA Results while Reduce FE Model’s Complexity”,*British Journal of Engineering and Technology*, 2013 1(7) pp. 13 – 28.**Liu, Yucheng**and Chand, M., “The Use of He’s Variational Iteration Method for Solving the One-Dimensional Parabolic Equation with Non-Classical Boundary Conditions”,*Applied Mathematical Sciences*, 2013 7(85) pp. 4213 – 4221.- Liu, W.-L. and
**Liu, Yucheng**, “General Approaches of Solving Seismic Source Dynamic Parameters and Q Value of the Medium”,*Journal of Earth Sciences & Geotechnical Engineering*, 2013 3(2) pp. 1 – 19. **Liu, Yucheng**and Wang, Q.-K., “Strengthening Effects of Arbitrarily Stiffened Plates and Regularly Stiffened Plates Subject to Biaxial Stress”,*Thin-Walled Structures*, 2013 68 pp. 85 – 91.**Liu, Yucheng**and Chand, M., “Development of an Efficient Numerical Method for Solving Heat Equations Applying He’s Variational Iteration Method”,*Applied Mathematical Sciences*, 2013 7(2) pp. 93 – 102.**Liu, Yucheng**, Cavalier, G., Pastor, J., Viera, R. J., Guillory, C., Judice, K., Guiberteau, K. and Kozman, T. A., “Design and Construction of a Wave Generation System to Model Ocean Conditions in the Gulf of Mexico”,*International Journal of Energy and Technology*, 2012 4(31) pp. 1 – 7.- Liu, W.-L. and
**Liu, Yucheng**, “Commonly Used Earthquake Source Models”,*Geologos*, 2012 18(3) pp. 197 – 209. **Liu, Yucheng**, Alidoust, S. and Qi, B., “Design, Modeling, and Evaluation of a Cost Effective Particulate Control System”,*SAE International Journal of Aerospace*, 2012 5(1) pp. 68 – 73.- Liu, W.-L. and
**Liu, Yucheng**, “Group Features of Small Seismic Waveforms”,*International Journal of Modern Engineering Research*, 2012 5(2) pp. 2998 – 3004. - Guiberteau, K. L.,
**Liu, Yucheng**, Lee, J., and Kozman, T. A., “Investigation of Developing Wave Energy Technology in the Gulf of Mexico”,*Distributed Generation and Alternative Energy Journal*, 2012 27(4) pp. 36 – 52. - Kozman, T. A.,
**Liu, Yucheng**, Simon, W. E. and Guidry, J. J., “A Revitalized Steam Lab and Its Impacts on Both Industry and Engineering Education”,*International Journal of Energy Engineering*, 2012 2(4) pp. 114 – 118. **Liu, Yucheng**and Chu, S. J., “Advance Application of Wind Technology in Louisiana”,*International Journal of Energy Engineering*, 2012 2(3) pp. 60 – 66.- Liu, W.-L. and
**Liu, Yucheng**, “Trend Prediction of Seismicity in Lower Reaches of Yangtze River – Yellow Sea (Y-Y) Seismic Belt in 2011-2020”,*Geosciences*, 2012 2(3) pp. 39 – 50. **Liu, Yucheng**and Wang, Q.-K., “Strengthening Effects of Stiffeners on Regular and Arbitrary Stiffened Plates”,*Thin-Walled Structures*, 2012 59 pp. 78 – 86.- Liu, W.-L. and
**Liu, Yucheng**, “Variation of Focal Parameters and Medium Characteristics during Small Earthquakes”,*Geosciences*, 2012 2(2) pp. 14 – 24. - Liu, W.-L. and
**Liu, Yucheng**, “Applicability of Several Seismic Wave Parameters in Earthquake Prediction”,*International Research Journal of Geology and Mining*, 2012 2(2) pp. 32 – 40. - Liu, W.-L. and
**Liu, Yucheng**, “Identify Criteria of Seismic Wave of Earthquake Gap, Earthquake Belt, and Foreshock“,*ISET Journal of Earthquake Technology*, 2011 48(1). - Bi, X.-G. and
**Liu, Yucheng**, “Modeling, Simulation, and Analysis of a Multi-Degree-of-Freedom Aircraft Wing Model”,*Mathematic Scientific Journal*, 2011 7(1) pp. 21 – 62. **Liu, Yucheng**and Kurra, S. N., “Solution of Blasius Equation by Variational Iteration”,*Applied Mathematics*, 2011 1(1) pp. 24 – 27.**Liu, Yucheng**, Chu, S. J. and Viera, R. J., “Analysis of Structural Impact and Crashworthiness using Experimental, Analytical and Computational Techniques: an Overview and Recent Developments”,*International Journal of Vehicle Structures & Systems*, 2011 3(3) pp. 144 – 153.**Liu, Yucheng**, “A Programming Course Including C# and MATLAB for Mechanical Engineering Students”,*ASEE Computers in Education Journal*, 2011 2(3) pp. 106 – 112.**Liu, Yucheng**and Gurram, C. S., “Solving Nonlinear Differential Difference Equations Using He’s Variational Iteration Method“,*Applied Mathematical and Computational Sciences*, 2011 3(1) pp. 33 – 46.**Liu, Yucheng**, Artigue, A. J., Sommers, J. D. and Chambers, T. L., “Theo Jansen Project in Engineering Design Course and a Design Example“,*European Journal of Engineering Education*, 2011 36(2) pp. 187 – 198.**Liu, Yucheng**, “Teaching Continuum Mechanics in Mechanical Engineering Program“,*Journal of STEM Education: Innovations and Research*, 2011 12(1/2) pp. 17 – 23.**Liu, Yucheng**, “A Refined Shear Deformation Plate Theory“,*International Journal for Computational Methods in Engineering Science and Mechanics*, 2011 12(3) pp. 141 – 149.**Liu, Yucheng**, “Development of Instructional Courseware in Thermodynamics Education“,*Computer Applications in Engineering Education*, 2011 19(1) pp. 115 – 124.**Liu, Yucheng**and Glass, G. A., “Effects of Wall Thickness and Geometric Shape on Thin-Walled Parts Structural Performance“,*Thin-Walled Structures*, 2011 49 pp. 223 – 231.**Liu, Yucheng**, “Solving Abel Integral Equation by Using Chebyshev Wavelets“,*Mathematic Scientific Journal*, 2010 6(1:12), pp. 51 – 17.**Liu, Yucheng**, “Modeling Abstractions of Vehicle Suspension Systems Supporting The Rigid Body Analysis“,*International Journal of Vehicle Structures & Systems*, 2010 2(3-4) pp. 117 – 126.**Liu, Yucheng**, “Development of Simplified Truck Chassis Model for Crash Analysis in Different Impact Scenarios“,*International Journal of Crashworthiness*, 2010 15(5) pp. 457 – 467.**Liu, Yucheng**, “Crashworthiness Design of Thin-Walled Curved Beams with Box and Channel Cross Sections“,*International Journal of Crashworthiness*, 2010 15(4) pp. 413 – 423.**Liu, Yucheng**, “Thin-Walled Curved Hexagonal Beams in Crashes – FEA and Design“,*International Journal of Crashworthiness*, 2010 15(2) pp. 151 – 159.**Liu, Yucheng**, “A Beam Element Using Touratier Theory“,*International Journal for Computational Methods in Engineering Science and Mechanics*, 2010 11(3) pp. 142 – 145.**Liu, Yucheng**, “Development and Evaluation of a Finite Element Truck Chassis Crash Model“,*International Journal of Crashworthiness*, 2010 15(1) pp. 107 – 113.- Bi, X.-G. and
**Liu, Yucheng**, “Experimental Techniques of Measuring Vibratory Force for Aircraft Wings“,*SAE International Journal of Aerospace*, 2010 2(1) pp. 291 – 296. **Liu, Yucheng**, “Optimization of the Crushing Performance of Tubular Structures“,*HKIE (The Hong Kong Institution of Engineers) Transactions*, 2010 17(1) pp. 16 – 25.- Liu, W.-L. and
**Liu, Yucheng**, “Application of Seismic Wave Method in Early Estimation of Wencheng Earthquake“,*International Journal of Engineering and Applied Sciences*, 2010 6(3) pp. 195 – 202. **Liu, Yucheng**and Gurram, C. S., “The Use of He’s Variational Iteration Method for Solving Free Vibration of Euler-Bernoulli Beam“,*Mathematical and Computer Modelling*, 2009 50(11/12) pp. 1545 – 1552.**Liu, Yucheng**, “Validation of Simplified Truck Chassis Model in Different Impact Scenarios“,*SAE Transactions*, paper no. 2009-01-1674, June 2009.**Liu, Yucheng**, “Dynamic Crushing Behaviors of Steel Beams with Box Section“,*International Journal of Vehicle Structures & Systems*, 2009 1(1-3) pp. 45 – 49.**Liu, Yucheng**, “Application of Chebyshev Polynomial in Solving Fredholm Integral Equations“,*Mathematical and Computer Modelling*, 2009 50(3/4) pp. 465 – 469.**Liu, Yucheng**, “Adomian Decomposition Method with Second Kind Chebyshev Polynomials“,*Proceedings of the Jangjeon Mathematical Society*, 2009 12(1) pp. 57 – 67.**Liu, Yucheng**, “Simulating Torsional Collapse Behavior of Thin-Walled Beams Using Simplified Finite Element Models“,*International Journal for Computational Methods in Engineering Science and Mechanics*, 2009 10(4) pp. 259 – 265.**Liu, Yucheng**, “Collapse Behavior and Simplified Modeling of Triangular Cross-Section Columns“,*Indian Journal of Engineering & Material Sciences*, 2009 16(2) pp. 71 – 78.**Liu, Yucheng**, “Adomian Decomposition Method with Orthogonal Polynomials: Legendre Polynomials“,*Mathematical and Computer Modelling*, 2009 49(5/6) pp. 1268 – 1273.**Liu, Yucheng**and Day, M. L., “Concept Modeling of Tapered Thin-Walled Tubes“,*Journal of Zhejiang University Science A*, 2009 10(1) pp. 44 – 53.**Liu, Yucheng**, “Crashworthiness Design of Multicorner Thin-Walled Columns“,*Thin-Walled Structures*, 2008 46(12) pp. 1329 – 1337.**Liu, Yucheng**, “Improved Concept Models for Straight Thin-Walled Columns with Box Cross Section“,*Journal of Zhejiang University Science A*, 2008 9(11) pp. 1473 – 1479.**Liu, Yucheng**and Day, M. L., “Multi-Axis Bending of Channel Section Beam and Modeling“,*Thin-Walled Structures*, 2008 46(11) pp. 1290 – 1303.**Liu, Yucheng**, “Design Optimization of Tapered Thin-Walled Square Tubes“,*International Journal of Crashworthiness*, 2008 13(5) pp. 543 – 550.**Liu, Yucheng**and Day, M. L., “Simplified Truck Chassis Modeling and Crashworthiness Analysis“,*International Journal of Heavy Vehicle Systems*, 2008 15(2/3/4) pp. 237 – 254.**Liu, Yucheng**, “Constructing Equations of Motion for a Vehicle Rigid Body Model“,*SAE International Journal of Passenger Cars – Mechanical Systems*, 2008 1(1) pp. 1289-1297.**Liu, Yucheng**, “Recent Innovations in Vehicle Suspension Systems“,*Recent Patents on Mechanical Engineering*, 2008 1(3) pp. 206 – 210.**Liu, Yucheng**, “ANSYS and LS-DYNA Used for Structural Analysis“,*International Journal of Computer Aided Engineering and Technology*, 2008 1(1) pp. 31 – 44.**Liu, Yucheng**, “Design Enhancement of Thin-Walled Steel Beams with Improved Stiffness and Reduced Weight“,*International Journal of Design Engineering*, 2008 1(2) pp. 149 – 165.**Liu, Yucheng**, “Structural and NVH Analyses of Mixed Thin-Walled Structures Using FEA Concept Models“,*International Journal of Computer Applications in Technology*, 2008 32(1) pp. 63 – 68.**Liu, Yucheng**and Day, M. L., “Bending Collapse of Thin-Walled Circular Tubes and Computational Application“,*Thin-Walled Structures*, 2008 46(4) pp. 442 – 450.**Liu, Yucheng**, “Optimum Design of Thin-Walled Box Section Beams for Crashworthiness Analysis“,*Finite Elements in Analysis and Design*, 2008 44(3) pp. 139 – 147.**Liu, Yucheng**and Day, M. L., “Impact Experimental Analysis and Computer Simulation on Automotive Bumper System“,*International Journal for Computational Methods in Engineering Science and Mechanics*, 2008 9(1) pp. 51 – 59.**Liu, Yucheng**and Day, M. L., “Simplified Modeling of Cross Members in Vehicle Design“,*SAE Transactions: Journal of Passenger Cars – Mechanical Systems*, paper no. 2007-01-2135, 2007.**Liu, Yucheng**and Day, M. L., “Development of Simplified Thin-Walled Beam Models for Crashworthiness Analysis“,*International Journal of Crashworthiness*, 2007 12(6) pp. 597 – 608.**Liu, Yucheng**and Day, M. L., “Development of Simplified Finite Element Model for Straight Thin-Walled Tubes with Octagonal Cross Section“,*International Journal of Crashworthiness*, 2007 12(5) pp. 503 – 508.**Liu, Yucheng**and Day, M. L., “Simplified Modeling of Thin-Walled Box Section Beam“,*International Journal of Crashworthiness*, 2006 11(3) pp. 263 – 272.**Liu, Yucheng**and Day, M. L., “Bending Collapse of Thin-Walled Beams with Channel Cross Section“,*International Journal of Crashworthiness*, 2006 11(3) pp. 251 – 262.

Conference Papers (65 total)

- Setia, A., Sharma, V. and
**Liu, Yucheng**, “Numerical Method to Solve Cauchy Type Singular Integral Equation with Error Bounds”,*AIP Conference Proceedings*, 2017 1798(1) 020141-1 – 020141-8. **Liu, Yucheng**, Davenport, C., Gafford, J., Abdelwahed, S., Mazzola M., J.E. Ball, Doude, M., and Burch, R., “Development of a Dynamic Modeling Framework to Predict Instantaneous Status of Towing Vehicle Systems”, SAE Technical Paper 2017-01-1588, Proceedings of SAE 2017 World Congress & Exhibition, Detroit, MI, USA, April 4 – 6, 2017.**Liu, Yucheng**, “Development of a Particulate Trapping System and Investigation of Effects of Viscosity of the Filter Media Using Experimental and Computational Methods”, SAE Technical Paper 2017-01-1320, Proceedings of SAE 2017 World Congress & Exhibition, Detroit, MI, USA, April 4 – 6, 2017.**Liu, Yucheng**, Batte, J. A., Collins, Z. H., Bateman, J. N., Atkins, J., Davis, M., Salley, D., Bethel, C. L., Ball, J., and Archibald, C., “Mechanical Design, Prototyping, and Validation of A Martian Robot Mining System”, SAE Technical Paper 2017-01-1305, Proceedings of SAE 2017 World Congress & Exhibition, Detroit, MI, USA, April 4 – 6, 2017.- Dou, Y.-Q.,
**Liu, Yucheng**, and Hammi, Y., “Comparison of Johnson-Cook Model and An ISV Plasticity Damage Model in Penetration Simulation”, paper no. IMECE2016-68195, Proceedings of ASME 2016 International Mechanical Engineering Congress & Exposition, Phoenix, AZ, USA, November 11 – 17, 2016. - Dou, Y.-Q.,
**Liu, Yucheng**, Whittington, W., and Miller, J., “Experimental Calibration of ISV Damage Model Constants for Pure Copper for High-Speed Impact Simulation”, paper no. IMECE2016-65690, Proceedings of ASME 2016 International Mechanical Engineering Congress & Exposition, Phoenix, AZ, USA, November 11 – 17, 2016. **Liu, Yucheng**and Sampath, S. M., “Development and Implementation of Beam Elements for Crashworthiness Analysis of Thin-Walled Beam Structures”, SAE Technical Paper 2016-01-0401, Proceedings of SAE 2016 World Congress & Exhibition, Detroit, MI, USA, April 12 – 14, 2016.- Dou, Y.-Q.,
**Liu, Yucheng**, and Hammi, Y., “Computational Investigation of High Velocity Penetration of Copper Subjected to Impact from Nickel Projectiles”, paper no. IMECE2015-50241, Proceedings of ASME 2015 International Mechanical Engineering Congress & Exposition, Houston, TX, USA, November 13 – 19, 2015. **Liu, Yucheng**, Dou, Y.-Q., Justin, W., Horstemeyer, S. J., Thirumalai, R. V. K. G. and Williams, W., “Experimental Study of High Velocity Penetration of an Aluminum Target Plate by A Spherical Projectile”, paper no. IMECE2015-50243, Proceedings of ASME 2015 International Mechanical Engineering Congress & Exposition, Houston, TX, USA, November 13 – 19, 2015.**Liu, Yucheng**, “An Efficient Algorithm for Solving Differential Equations to Facilitate Modeling and Simulation of Aerospace Systems”, SAE Technical Paper 2015-01-2402, Proceedings of SAE 2015 AeroTech Congress & Exhibition, Seattle, WA, USA, September 22 – 24, 2015.- Setia, A., Sharma, V. and
**Liu, Yucheng**, “Numerical Solution of Cauchy Singular Integral Equation with an Application to a Crack Problem”, Proceedings of the 7^{th}International Conference on Dynamic Systems and Applications and the 5^{th}International Conference on Neural, Parallel, and Scientific Computations, Morehouse College, Atlanta, GA, USA, May 27 – 30, 2015. **Liu, Yucheng**and Dou, Y.-Q., “Design of An Industry-Tied and Team-Oriented Course for Mechanical Engineering Seniors”, Proceedings of ASEE SE Section Annual Conference, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA, April 12 – 14, 2015.- Dou, Y.-Q.,
**Liu, Yucheng**, and Hammi, Y., “Computational Investigation of Perforation and Penetration of Copper Target Plates by Nickel Projectiles”, paper no. IMECE2015-50241, Proceedings of ASME 2015 International Mechanical Engineering Congress & Exposition, Houston, TX, USA, November 13 – 19, 2015. **Liu, Yucheng**, Dou, Y.-Q., Justin, W., Horstemeyer, S. J., Thirumalai, R. V. K. G. and Williams, W., “Experimental Study of High Velocity Penetration of an Aluminum Target Plate by A Spherical Projectile”, paper no. IMECE2015-50243, Proceedings of ASME 2015 International Mechanical Engineering Congress & Exposition, Houston, TX, USA, November 13 – 19, 2015.**Liu, Yucheng**, “An Efficient Algorithm for Solving Differential Equations to Facilitate Modeling and Simulation of Aerospace Systems”, SAE Technical Paper 2015-01-2402, Proceedings of SAE 2015 AeroTech Congress & Exhibition, Seattle, WA, USA, September 22 – 24, 2015.- Setia, A., Sharma, V. and
**Liu, Yucheng**, “Numerical Solution of Cauchy Singular Integral Equation with an Application to a Crack Problem”, Proceedings of the 7^{th}International Conference on Dynamic Systems and Applications and the 5^{th}International Conference on Neural, Parallel, and Scientific Computations, Morehouse College, Atlanta, GA, USA, May 27 – 30, 2015. **Liu, Yucheng**and Dou, Y.-Q., “Design of An Industry-Tied and Team-Oriented Course for Mechanical Engineering Seniors”, Proceedings of ASEE SE Section Annual Conference, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA, April 12 – 14, 2015.- Dou, Y.-Q. and
**Liu, Yucheng**, “Computerized Database Decision Management System in Production Traveler Sheet”, paper no. IMECE2014-36373, Proceedings of ASME 2014 International Mechanical Engineering Congress & Exposition, Montreal, Quebec, Canada, November 14 – 20, 2014. - Li, N.-Y.,
**Liu, Yucheng**and Zhang, J., “The Configuration Recommendation Strategy Based on Similarity in Product Configuration for Manufacturing”, paper no. IMECE2014-36684, Proceedings of ASME 2014 International Mechanical Engineering Congress & Exposition, Montreal, Quebec, Canada, November 14 – 20, 2014. - Dou, Y.-Q. and
**Liu, Yucheng**, “A Combined Computational and Analytical Study of Lateral Impact Behavior of Pressurized Pipelines”, paper no. IMECE2014-36371, Proceedings of ASME 2014 International Mechanical Engineering Congress & Exposition, Montreal, Quebec, Canada, November 14 – 20, 2014. **Liu, Yucheng**and Pastor J., “Time Domain Modeling & Power Output for a Heaving Point Absorber Wave Energy Converter”, paper no. IMECE2014-36374, Proceedings of ASME 2014 International Mechanical Engineering Congress & Exposition, Montreal, Quebec, Canada, November 14 – 20, 2014.- Guiberteau, K. L., Kozman, T. A., Lee, J. and
**Liu, Yucheng**, “Guidelines in Wave Energy Conversion System Design”, Proceedings of Industrial Energy Technology Conference (IETC 2014), New Orleans, LA, USA, May 20 – 23, 2014. - Guiberteau, K. L.,
**Liu, Yucheng**, Lee, J. and Kozman, T. A., “Potential of Development and Application of Wave Energy Conversion Technology in the Gulf of Mexico”, Proceedings of Industrial Energy Technology Conference (IETC 2014), New Orleans, LA, USA, May 20 – 23, 2014. - Pastor, J., Dou, Y.-Q. and
**Liu, Yucheng**, “Wave Energy Resource Analysis for Use in Wave Energy Conversion”, Proceedings of Industrial Energy Technology Conference (IETC 2014), New Orleans, LA, USA, May 20 – 23, 2014. - Pastor, J., Dou, Y.-Q. and
**Liu, Yucheng**, “Wave Energy Conversion and Its Renewable Energy Potential for the Oil and Gas Industry”, Proceedings of Industrial Energy Technology Conference (IETC 2014), New Orleans, LA, USA, May 20 – 23, 2014. - Setia, A. and
**Liu, Yucheng**and Vatsala, A. S., “The Solution of the Bagley-Torvik Equation by Using Second Kind Chebyshev Wavelet”, Proceedings of 11^{th}International Conference on Information Technology: New Generations (ITNG 2014), Las Vegas, NV, USA, April 7 – 9, 2014. - Setia, A.,
**Liu, Yucheng**and Vatsala, A. S., “Solution of Fractional Fredholm Integro-Differential Equation by Using Second Kind Chebyshev Wavelet”, Proceedings of 11^{th}International Conference on Information Technology: New Generations (ITNG 2014), Las Vegas, NV, USA, April 7 – 9, 2014. - Dou, Y.-Q. and
**Liu, Yucheng**, “Computational Study of Lateral Impact Behavior of Pressurized Pipelines”, paper no. IMECE2013-62971, Proceedings of ASME 2013 International Mechanical Engineering Congress & Exposition, San Diego, CA, USA, November 13 – 21, 2013. **Liu, Yucheng**, Kozman, T. A., Cavalier G., Pastor J. and Viera, R. J., “Establishment of a Wave Energy and Technology Lab to Promote the Experimental Study of Ocean and Wave Energy”, paper no. IMECE2013-62968, Proceedings of ASME 2013 International Mechanical Engineering Congress & Exposition, San Diego, CA, USA, November 13 – 21, 2013.**Liu, Yucheng**and Glass, G. A., “Effects of Mesh Density on Finite Element Analysis”, paper no. 2013-01-1375, Proceedings of SAE 2013 World Congress & Exhibition, Detroit, MI, USA, April 16 – 18, 2013.**Liu, Yucheng**, “Instructional Courseware Developed for Thermodynamics Course”, Proceedings of 2013 ASEE Gulf Southwest Annual Regional Conference, University of Texas at Arlington, Arlington, TX, USA, March 21 – 23, 2013.**Liu, Yucheng**and Wang, Q.-K., “Modeling and Simulation of Performance of Stiffened Plates during Strength Analysis”, paper no. IMECE2012-85122, Proceedings of ASME 2012 International Mechanical Engineering Congress & Exposition, Houston, TX, USA, November 9 – 15, 2012.**Liu, Yucheng**and Wang, Q.-K., “Comparison of Regular Stiffeners and Arbitrarily Oriented Stiffeners in Buckling Analysis”, paper no. IMECE2012-85123, Proceedings of ASME 2012 International Mechanical Engineering Congress & Exposition, Houston, TX, USA, November 9 – 15, 2012.**Liu, Yucheng**and Peymani, F. Y., “Evaluation of Paddle Wheels in Generating Hydroelectric Power”, paper no. IMECE2012-85121, Proceedings of ASME 2012 International Mechanical Engineering Congress & Exposition, Houston, TX, USA, November 9 – 15, 2012.**Liu, Yucheng**, Alidoust, S. and Qi, B., “Design, Modeling, and Evaluation of a Cost Effective Particulate Control System”, paper no. 2012-01-1882, Proceedings of SAE 2012 Aerospace Manufacturing and Automated Fastening Conference & Exhibition, Fort Worth, TX, USA, September 18 – 20, 2012.**Liu, Yucheng**, “Numerical Methods for Solving Abel Integral Equation and Fredholm Integration Equation”, Proceedings of 2012 International Conference on Computer, Electrical, and Systems Sciences (ICCESSE 2012), Amsterdam, Netherlands, May 13 – 14, 2012.**Liu, Yucheng**, “A Modified Adomian Decomposition Method”, Proceedings of 2012 International Conference on Computer, Electrical, and Systems Sciences (ICCESSE 2012), Amsterdam, Netherlands, May 13 – 14, 2012.**Liu, Yucheng**, “A New Developed Shear Deformation Plate”, Proceedings of 2012 International Conference on Computer, Electrical, and Systems Sciences (ICCESSE 2012), Amsterdam, Netherlands, May 13 – 14, 2012.**Liu, Yucheng**, “A New Beam Element for Structural Analysis”, Proceedings of 2012 International Conference on Computer, Electrical, and Systems Sciences (ICCESSE 2012), Amsterdam, Netherlands, May 13 – 14, 2012.**Liu, Yucheng**and Gurram, C. S., “A Numerical Method for Solving Free Vibration of Euler-Bernoulli Beam”, Proceedings of 2012 International Conference on Computer, Electrical, and Systems Sciences (ICCESSE 2012), Amsterdam, Netherlands, May 13 – 14, 2012.**Liu, Yucheng**, “Application of Legendre Polynomials in Adomian Decomposition Method”, Proceedings of 2012 International Conference on Computer, Electrical, and Systems Sciences (ICCESSE 2012), Amsterdam, Netherlands, May 13 – 14, 2012.**Liu, Yucheng**and Glass, G. A., “Structural Performance of Thin-Walled Panels”, Proceedings of 2012 International Conference on Computer, Electrical, and Systems Sciences (ICCESSE 2012), Amsterdam, Netherlands, May 13 – 14, 2012.**Liu, Yucheng**and Kurra, S. N., “Solving Blasius Equation using HVIM”, Proceedings of 2012 International Conference on Computer, Electrical, and Systems Sciences (ICCESSE 2012), Amsterdam, Netherlands, May 13 – 14, 2012.- Pastor, J. and
**Liu, Yucheng**, “Hydrokinetic Energy Overview and Energy Potential for the Gulf of Mexico”, Proceedings of 2012 IEEE Green Technologies Conference (GTC’12), Tulsa, OK, USA, April 19 – 20, 2012. - Peymani, Y. F. and
**Liu, Yucheng**, “Development of an Analytical Model to Predict the Performance of Paddle Wheel in Generating Electricity and Its Validation Using Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD)”, Proceedings of 2012 IEEE Green Technologies Conference (GTC’12), Tulsa, OK, USA, April 19 – 20, 2012. - Peymani, Y. F., Ghanbari, S. A.,
**Liu, Yucheng**and Hayatdavoudi, A., “Design and Validate a Particulate Matter Management System Computationally”, paper no. IMECE2011-64063, Proceedings of ASME 2011 International Mechanical Engineering Congress & Exposition, Denver, CO, USA, November 11 – 17, 2011. **Liu, Yucheng**, “A Numerical Method of Solving Volterra Integral Equation”, Proceedings of 2011 Hawaii University International Conferences (HUIC) on Mathematics & Engineering Conference, Honolulu, HI, USA, June 13 – June 15, 2011.**Liu, Yucheng**, “A Numerical Method of Solving Nonlinear Differential Difference Equations”, Proceedings of 2011 Hawaii University International Conferences (HUIC) on Mathematics & Engineering Conference, Honolulu, HI, USA, June 13 – June 15, 2011.- Kozman, T. A., Simon, W. E.,
**Liu, Yucheng**and Guidry, J. J., “Revitalization of a Steam Lab to Meet Energy Challenge and Strengthen Mechanical Engineering Education”, Proceedings of Industrial Energy Technology Conference (IETC 2011), New Orleans, LA, USA, May 17 – 19, 2011. - Chu, S. J. and
**Liu, Yucheng**, “Prospects of Wind Energy and Wind Power in Louisiana”, Proceedings of 2011 IEEE Green Technologies Conference (GTC’11), Baton Rouge, LA, USA, April 14 – 15, 2011. **Liu, Yucheng**, “Design of Lightweight Thin-Walled Beams with Enhanced Stiffness”, Proceedings of 2010 Interdisciplinary Conference on Chemical, Mechanical and Materials Engineering, December 6 – 20, 2010.**Liu, Yucheng**, “Modeling, Analysis, and Design of Multi-Corner Thin-Walled Columns”, Proceedings of 2010 Interdisciplinary Conference on Chemical, Mechanical and Materials Engineering, December 6 – 20, 2010.**Liu, Yucheng**, “Modeling and Simulation of Thin-Walled Columns with Triangular Cross-Section”, Proceedings of 2010 Interdisciplinary Conference on Chemical, Mechanical and Materials Engineering, December 6 – 20, 2010.**Liu, Yucheng**, “Study of Crash Energy Absorption Capability of Thin-Walled Curved Beams with Box and Channel Cross Sections Using FEA”, Proceedings of 2010 Interdisciplinary Conference on Chemical, Mechanical and Materials Engineering, December 6 – 20, 2010.**Liu, Yucheng**, “Modeling, Analysis, and Design of Thin-Walled Curved Hexagonal Beams in Crash”, Proceedings of 2010 Interdisciplinary Conference on Chemical, Mechanical and Materials Engineering, December 6 – 20, 2010.**Liu, Yucheng**, “Crashworthiness Response and Design of Tapered Thin-Walled Square Beams”, Proceedings of 2010 Interdisciplinary Conference on Chemical, Mechanical and Materials Engineering, December 6 – 20, 2010.**Liu, Yucheng**, “Design and Modeling of Thin-Walled Tubular Structures During Crashworthiness Analysis”, Proceedings of 2010 Interdisciplinary Conference on Chemical, Mechanical and Materials Engineering, December 6 – 20, 2010.**Liu, Yucheng**, “Crashworthiness Design of Thin-Walled Box Section Beams Using FEA and RSM”, Proceedings of 2010 Interdisciplinary Conference on Chemical, Mechanical and Materials Engineering, December 6 – 20, 2010.**Liu, Yucheng**, “Crashworthiness Analysis of Finite Element Truck Chassis Model Using LS-DYNA”, Proceedings of 11^{th}International LS-DYNA Users Conference, Dearborn, MI, USA, June 6 – 8, 2010.**Liu, Yucheng**, “Study of Thin-Walled Box Beams Crushing Behaviors Using LS-DYNA”, Proceedings of 11^{th}International LS-DYNA Users Conference, Dearborn, MI, USA, June 6 – 8, 2010.- Artigue, A. J., Sommers, J. D.,
**Liu, Yucheng**and Chambers, T. L., “Achieve Objectives of Engineering Design Course Through Theo Jansen Project and a Design Sample”, Proceedings of ASEE Southeastern Annual Conference, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg, VA, USA, April 18 – 20, 2010. - Bi, X.-G. and
**Liu, Yucheng**, “Analytical Methods of Evaluating Aerodynamic Forces of Aircraft Wings”, SAE paper no. 2009-01-3281, SAE 2009 AeroTech Congress & Exhibition, Seattle, WA, USA, November 10 – 12, 2009. - Bi, X.-G. and
**Liu, Yucheng**, “Experimental Techniques of Measuring Vibratory Force for Aircraft Wings”, SAE paper no. 2009-01-3283, SAE 2009 AeroTech Congress & Exhibition, Seattle, WA, USA, November 10 – 12, 2009. **Liu, Yucheng**and Day, M. L., “Parametric Study on Axial Crushing of Thin-Walled Beams with Box Section”, Proceedings of Symposium on Mechanics of Slender Structures (MoSS 2008), University of Maryland Baltimore County, Baltimore County, MD, USA, July 23 – 25, 2008.**Liu, Yucheng**and Day, M. L., “Bending and Modeling of Channel Section Beam”, Proceedings of Symposium on Mechanics of Slender Structures (MoSS 2008), University of Maryland Baltimore County, Baltimore County, MD, USA, July 23 – 25, 2008.**Liu, Yucheng**and Day, M. L., “Simplified Modeling of Thin-Walled Tubes with Octagonal Cross Section – Axial Crushing”, Proceedings of World Congress on Engineering and Computer Science (WCECS 2007), San Francisco, CA, USA, October 24 – 26, 2007.**Liu, Yucheng**and Day, M. L., “Simplified Modeling of Thin-Walled Tubes with Octagonal Cross Section – Axial Crushing”, Proceedings of 6^{th}European LS-DYNA Users’ Conference, Gothenburg, Sweden, May 29 – 30, 2007.**Liu, Yucheng**and Day, M. L., “Development of Simplified Truck Chassis Model for Crashworthiness Analysis”, Proceedings of LS-DYNA International Users Conference, Dearborn, MI, USA, June 4 – 6, 2006.**Liu, Yucheng**and Day, M. L., “Impact Experimental Analysis and Computer Simulation Using ANSYS”, Proceedings of 2006 International ANSYS Conference, Pittsburgh, PA, USA, May 2 – 4, 2006.**Liu, Yucheng**and Day, M. L., “Comparisons between Detailed and Simplified Models for Thin-Walled Beams Structures”, Proceedings of 2005 Huntsville Simulation Conference, Huntsville, AL, USA, October 25 – 28, 2005.