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Journal papers published/accepted (130 Total)

Year 2020

  1. XiaofanLi, Changwei Liang, Chien-An Chen, Qiuchi Xiong, Robert G Parker, Lei Zuo “Optimum Power Analysis of a Self-Reactive Wave Energy Point Absorber with Mechanically-driven Power Takeoffs”, Energy, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.energy.2020.116927, 2020
  2. Chien-An Chen, XiaofanLi, Lei Zuo, Khai Ngo, “Circuit Modelling of the Mechanical-Motion-Rectifier for Electrical Simulation of Ocean Wave Power Take-off”, IEEE Trans. Industrial Electronics, 2020
  3. Boxi Jiang, Xiaofan Li, Shuo Chen, Qiuchi Xiong, Bang-fuh Chen, Robert G Parker, Lei Zuo, “Performance Analysis and Tank Test Validation of a Hybrid Ocean Wave-Current Energy Converter with a Single Power Takeoff”, Energy Conversion and Management, 2020
  4. Xiaofan Li, Dillon Martin, Changwei Liang, ChienAn Chen, Khai Ngo, Robert Parker, Lei Zuo, A Compact Mechanical Power Take-off for Wave Energy Converters: Design, Analysis, and Test Verification, Applied Energy, 2020
  5. Yamini Sharma, Mingyi Liu, Hyunjun Jung, Lei Zuo, “Adaptive damping tuning and circuit implementation for broad bandwidth energy harvesting”, Smart Materials and Structures, accepted.
  6. Xiaofan Li, Dillon Martin, Changwei Liang, ChienAn Chen, Khai Ngo, Robert Parker, Lei Zuo, “Characterization and Verification of a Two-body Wave Energy Converter with a Novel Power Take-off”, Renewable Energy, accepted.
  7. Luigi Costanzo, Alessandro Lo Schiavo, Massimo Vitelli, Teng Lin, Weihan Lin, Lei Zuo, “Power Electronic Interface with an Adaptive MPPT Technique for Train Suspension Energy Harvesters”, IEEE Trans. Industrial Electronics, 2020
  8. Mingyi Liu, Wei-Che Tai, Lei Zuo, “Enhancing the Performance of Backpack Energy Harvester Using Nonlinear Inerter Based Two-degree-of-freedom Design” Smart Materials and Structures, v29 n2, 2020
  9. Ziang Feng, Shuo Yang, Sixian Jia, Yujing Zhang, Shan Jiang, Li Yu, Rui Li, Guowen Song, Anbo Wang, Thomas Martin, Lei Zuo, Xiaoting Jia, “Scalable, washable and lightweight triboelectric-energy-generating fibers by the thermal drawing process for industrial loom weaving”, Nano Energy, 2020
  10. Feng Qian, M. Hajj, and Lei Zuo, “Bio-inspired bi-stable piezoelectric harvester for broadband vibration energy harvesting”, Energy Conversion and Management, 2020
  11. Feng Qian, Shengxi Zhou, and Lei Zuo, Approximate solutions and their stability analysis of a broadband piezoelectric energy harvester with tunable potential function, Communications in Nonlinear Science and Numerical Simulation, v80, 2020
  12. Feng Qian and Lei Zuo, Improving the off-resonance energy harvesting performance using dynamic magnetic pre-stress, Acta Mechanica Sinica, 2020
  13. Feng Qian, Nicole Abaid, Lei Zuo, “Multiple-scale analysis of a novel piezoelectric energy harvester with a tunable potential function”, ASME Letters in Dynamic Systems and Control, 2020
  14. Mingyi Liu, Wei-Che Tai, Lei Zuo, Vibration Energy-Harvesting Using Inerter-based Two-Degrees-of-Freedom System, Mechanical Systems and Signal Processing, 2020
  15. Xiaoqiang Xu, Yongjia Wu, Lei Zuo, Shikui Chen, “Topology optimization of multimaterial thermoelectric structures”, ASME Journal of Mechanical Design, Feb 2021
  16. Long Wu, Lei Zuo, and Kun-Chieh Wang, “Novel Method of Forecasting Performance of Full Vehicle Suspension by Decoupling Analysis and Vibration Sensing Experiments”, Sensors and Materials, 2020
  17. Hongjip Kim; Oumar Barry; Lei Zuo, “Self Tuning Energy Harvesting using Sliding Mass: Influences of Nonlinear Coupling and Key Parameters”, Journal of Sound and Vibration, minor revision
  18. Jia Mi, Qiaofeng Li, Mingyi Liu, Xiaofan Li, Lei Zuo, “Design, Modelling, and Treadmill Tests of a Novel Suspended Energy-harvesting Backpack using Half-wave Mechanical Rectification”, Applied Energy, accepted.
  19. Qiaofeng Li, Xiaofan Li, Jia Mi, Boxi Jiang, Shuo Chen, Qiuchi Xiong, and Lei Zuo, A tunable wave energy converter using variable inertia flywheel, IEEE Transaction on Sustainable Energy, in revision
  20. Yifan Luo, Hongxin Sun, Xiuyong Wang, Anhua Chen, Lei Zuo, Parametric optimization of electromagnetic tuned inerter damper for structural vibration suppression, Structural Control and Health Monitoring, minor revision
  21. Yongjia Wu, Kan Sun, Shifeng Yu, Lei Zuo, Modeling the Selective Laser Melting-Based Additive Manufacturing of Thermoelectric Powders, Additive Manufacturing, minor revision

Year 2019

  1. Dillon Martin, Xiaofan Li, Chien-An Chen, Krish Thiagarajan, Khai Ngo, Robert Parker, Lei Zuo, “Numerical Analysis and Wave Tank Testing on the Optimal Design of a Two-Body Wave Energy Converter”, Renewable Energy, DOI 10.1016/j.renene.2019.05.109, 2019
  2. Y Xiuxing Yin, ChienAn Chen, Xiaofan Li, and Lei Zuo, “Dynamic Characteristics and Test Results of a Wave Power Take-off System with Mechanical Motion Rectification and Transmission”, IEEE Trans. on Industrial Electronics, 2019.
  3. E Al Shami, X Wang, R Zhang, L Zuo, “A parameter study and optimization of two body wave energy converter”, Renewable Energy, V131, 1-13, 2019
  4. Hong-Xiang Zou, Lin-Chuan Zhao, Qiu-Hua Gao, Lei Zuo, Feng-Rui Liu, Ting Tan, Ke-Xiang Wei, Wen-Ming Zhang, “Mechanical modulations for enhancing energy harvesting: Principles, methods and applications”, Applied Energy, 2019
  5. Olivia McGee, Huan Jiang, Feng Qian, Zian Jia, Lifeng Wang, Han Meng, Dimitrios Chronopoulos, Yanyu Chen, and Lei Zuo “3D printed architected hollow sphere foams with low-frequency phononic band gaps”, Additive Manufacturing, 2019
  6. Hongjip Kim, Wei Che Tai, Jason Parker, Lei Zuo, “Self-tuning Stochastic Resonance Energy Harvesting for Rotating Systems under Modulated Noise and Its Application to Smart Tires”, Mechanical Systems and Signal Processing, DOI 10.1016/j.ymssp.2018.12.040, 2019
  7. Yu Pan, Fengwei Liu, Ruijin Jiang, Zhiwen Tu, Lei Zuo, “Modeling and On-board Test of an Electromagnetic Energy Harvester for Railway Freight Train”, Applied Energy, 2019
  8. Qian, F., Xu, T. B., & Zuo, L. (2019). Material equivalence, modeling and experimental validation of a piezoelectric boot energy harvester. Smart Materials and Structures28(7), 075018.
  9. Y Wu, S Yu, L Zuo, “Large eddy simulation analysis of the heat transfer enhancement using self-oscillating fluidic oscillators”, International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, 131, 463-471, 2019
  10. Wu, J Klein, H Zhou, H Zhang, L Zuo, “Energy harvesting for wireless communications in nuclear environment”, Annals of Nuclear Energy 126, 376-388, 2019
  11. Yu Pan, Teng Lin, Feng Qian, Cheng Liu, Jie Yu, Jianyong Zuo, Lei Zuo, “Modeling and field-test of a compact electromagnetic energy harvester for railroad transportation”, Applied Energy, 2019
  12. Yu, Shifeng, Shuyu Wang, Ming Lu and Lei Zuo. “Thermodynamic analysis of a MEMS based DSC model.” Sensors and Actuators A: Physical, 2019
  13. Songxin Sun, Xiuyong Wang, Jian Peng, Lei Zuo, Exact H2 optimal solutions to inerter-based isolation systems for building structure, Structural Control and Health Monitoring, 2019
  14. Qian, F., Zhou, S., & Zuo, L. (2020). Approximate solutions and their stability of a broadband piezoelectric energy harvester with a tunable potential function. Communications in Nonlinear Science and Numerical Simulation80, 104984.
  15. Mingyi Liu, Wei-Che Tai, Lei Zuo, “Enhancing the Performance of Backpack Energy Harvester Using Nonlinear Inerter Based Two-degree-of-freedom Design” Smart Materials and Structures, in print
  16. Feng Qian and Lei Zuo, Improving the off-resonance energy harvesting performance using dynamic magnetic pre-stress, Acta Mechanica Sinica, accepted
  17. Feng Qian, Yifan Luo, Hongxin Sun, WeiChe Tai, and Lei Zuo, Optimal tuned inerter dampers for performance enhancement of vibration isolation, Engineering Structures, 2019
  18. Qian, F., Xu, T. B., & Zuo, L. (2019). Piezoelectric energy harvesting from human walking using a two-stage amplification mechanism. Energy189, 116140.
  19. Feng Qian, Nicole Abaid, Lei Zuo, “Multiple-scale analysis of a novel piezoelectric energy harvester with a tunable potential function”, ASME Letters in Dynamic Systems and Control, accepted
  20. Y Chen, F Qian, F Scarpa, L Zuo, X Zhuang, Harnessing multi-layered soil to design seismic metamaterials with ultralow frequency band gaps, Materials & Design, 175, 2019

Year 2018 (19)

  1. M Abdelkareem, L Xu, M Ali, A Elagouz, F Essa, J Mi, S Guo, Y Liu, L Zuo “Vibration Energy Harvesting in Automotive Suspension System: A Detailed Review”, Applied Energy, V229, pp672-699 2018
  2. Teng Lin, Yu Pan, Shikui Chen, and Lei Zuo, “Modelling and field testing of an electromagnetic energy harvester for rail tracks with anchorless mounting”, Applied Energy, March, 2018
  3. R Zhang, X Wang, E Al Shami, S John, L Zuo, CH Wang, “A novel indirect-drive regenerative shock absorber for energy harvesting and comparison with a conventional direct-drive regenerative shock absorber”, Applied Energy 229, 111-127, 2018
  4. Mingyi Liu, Shengxi Zhou, Rui Lin, Brook Kennedy, Muhammad Hajj, Lei Zuo, “Design, simulation and experiment of a novel high efficiency energy harvesting paver”, Applied Energy, Feb 2018 (Highlighted as a feature story at the Science Trends website.)
  5. Yalu Pei, Yilun Liu, Lei Zuo, “Multi-resonant Electromagnetic Shunt in Base Isolation for Vibration Damping and Energy Harvesting”, Journal of Sound and Vibration, 2018, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jsv.2018.02.041, (5-Year Impact Factor: 2.955)
  6. Yongjia Wu, Haifeng Zhang, Lei Zuo, “Thermoelectric energy harvesting for the gas turbine sensing and monitoring system “, Energy Conversion and Management, Feb, 2018
  7. Yongjia Wu, Shikui Chen, Jihui Yang, Lei Zuo, “Thermo-element geometry optimization for high thermoelectric efficiency”. Energy, March, 2018
  8. Jose Cordova, Xin Wang, Dong-Liang Xie, Lei Zuo, Control of Communications-Dependent Cascading Failures in Power Grids, IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid, 2018
  9. Feng Qian, TianBing Xu, and Lei Zuo, Design optimization and testing of a piezoelectric footwear energy harvester, Energy Conversion and Management, 171, 1352-1364, 2018
  10. Tiankai Yao, Fengyuan Lu, Haifeng Zhang, Wei Ji, Lei Zuo and Jie Lian, Radiation-induced amorphization of Langasite La3Ga5SiO14, Journal of Nuclear Materials, March, 2018
  11. Yongjia Wu, Jackson Klein, Hanchen Zhou, Lei Zuo, “Thermal and Fluid Analysis of Dry Cask Storage Containers over Multiple Years of Service”, Annals of Nuclear Energy, Feb 2018
  12. Shengxi Zhou and Lei Zuo, “Nonlinear dynamic analysis of asymmetric tristable energy harvesters for enhanced energy harvesting”, Communications in Nonlinear Science and Numerical Simulation, 2018, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cnsns.2018.02.017
  13. Feng Qian, Wanlu Zhou, Suresh Kaluvan, Haifeng Zhang, Lei Zuo, Theoretical modeling and experimental validation of a torsional piezoelectric vibration energy harvesting system”, Smart Materials and Structures, 2018, https://doi.org/10.1088/1361-665X/aab160
  14. WC Tai, M Liu, Y Yuan, L Zuo, “On improvement of operation bandwidth of nonlinear vibration-based energy harvesters using a mechanical motion rectifier”, ASME Journal of Vibration and Acoustics, 2018
  15. Yuan, Y., Liu, M., Tai, W. C., and Zuo, L., Design and Treadmill Test of a Broadband Energy Harvesting Backpack with a mechanical motion rectifier, ASME Journal of Mechanical Design, 2018
  16. Chen Zhang, Suresh Kaluvan, Haifeng Zhang, Guoan Wang, and Lei Zuo, “Langmuir- Sauerbrey Adsorption Modelling and Experimental Validation for Quartz Crystal Resonator based Low-Pressure CO2 Gas Sensors”, Measurement, April 2018
  17. Feng Qian, Tianbing Xu, Lei Zuo, “A distributed-parameter model for the piezoelectric stack harvester subjected to general periodic and random excitations”, Engineering Structures, 2018
  18. Lin, T., Wang, J., and Zuo, L., “Efficient Electromagnetic Energy Harvester for Railroad Transportation”, Mechatronics, 53, 277-286, 2018
  19. Mingyi Liu, Wei-Che Tai, Lei Zuo, The Influence of Rotational Inertia on Energy Harvesting and Toward Broadband Vibrational Energy Harvesting via Mass Nonlinearity, Smart Materials and Structures, 2018

Year 2017 (20)

  1. Liang, C., Ai, J., and Zuo, L., “Design, Fabrication, Simulation and Testing of an Ocean Wave Energy Converter with Mechanical Motion Rectifier”, Ocean Engineering, 2017
  2. C Liang, L Zuo, “On the dynamics and design of a two-body wave energy converter”, Renewable Energy 101, 265-274, 2017
  3. Liu, Y., Xu, L., and Zuo, L., “Design, modeling, lab and field Tests of a mechanical-motion-rectifier-based energy harvester using a ball-screw mechanism”, IEEE/ASME Transactions on Mechatronics, 2017
  4. Guo, S., Xu, L., Liu, Y., Guo, X., and Zuo, L., “Modeling, Experiments, and Performances Analysis of Hydraulic Electromagnetic Shock Absorber”, IEEE/ASME Transactions on Mechatronics, 2017
  5. Krishnasamy, Feng Qian, T. R. Lenka, and Lei Zuo, “Distributed Parameter Models for Segmented Piezoelectric Harvesters to Prevent Charge Cancellation”, Solid State Electronics, 2017, DOI: 10.1016/j.sse.2017.12.010
  6. Wei Che Tai, Lei Zuo, On the optimization condition for energy harvesting from base vibration, Journal of Sound and Vibration, 2017
  7. Hongjip Kim, Wei-Che Tai, Shengxi Zhou, and Lei Zuo, “Stochastic resonance energy harvesting for a rotating shaft subject to random and periodic vibrations: influence of potential function asymmetry and frequency-sweep”, Smart Materials and Structures, 2017
  8. Jackson Klein, Lei Zuo, Design and Experimental Study of a Velocity Amplified Electromagnetic Vibration Energy Harvester, Smart Materials and Structures, 2017
  9. Zhengbao Yang, Yan Qing Wang, Lei Zuo and Jean Zu, Introducing arc-shaped piezoelectric elements into energy harvesters, Energy Conversion and Management, 148, 260-266, 2017.
  10. Shuyu Wang, Shifeng Yu, Peter Ihnat, Dana Filoti, Ming Lu, Lei Zuo, “A power compensated differential scanning calorimeter for protein stability characterization”, Sensors & Actuators: B. Chemical, 2017
  11. S Yu, S Wang, M Lu, L Zuo, A novel polyimide based micro heater with high temperature uniformity, Sensors and Actuators A: Physical 257, 58-64, 2017
  12. Yifan Luo, Hongxin Sun, Xiuyong Wang, Ning Che, and Lei Zuo, Wind induced vibration control and energy-harvesting of electromagnetic resonant shunt tuned mass-damper-inerter damper for building structures, Shock and Vibration, 2017
  13. Hongxin Sun, Yifan Luo, Xiuyong Wang. Lei Zuo, Seismic control of a SDOF structure through electromagnetic resonant shunt tuned mass-damper-inerter and the exact H2 optimal solutions, Journal of VibroEngineering, 2017.
  14. Shuyu Wang, Shifeng Yu, Ming Lu, Lei Zuo. Microfabrication of plastic-PDMS microfluidic devices using polyimide release layer and selective adhesive bonding, Journal of Micromechanics and Microengineering, 2017
  15. Zuo, L., Yu, S, Briggs, C., Kantor, S., and Pan, J., “Design and fabrication of a 3-d multi-electrode array for neuron electrophysiology”, ASME Journal of Biomechanical Engineering, 2017
  16. Shifeng Yu, Shuyu Wang, Ming Lu, Lei Zuo. Review of MEMS Differential Scanning Calorimetry for Biomolecular Study, Frontiers of Mechanical Engineering, 2017 (Editor’s recommendation for open access without charging)
  17. Yanyu Chen, Feng Qian, Lei Zuo, Fabrizio Scarpa, and Lifeng Wang, ” Broadband and Multiband Vibration Mitigation in Lattice Metamaterials with Sinusoidally-Shaped Ligaments”, Extreme Mechanics Letters, 2017
  18. Shifeng Yu, Shuyu wang, Ming Lu, and Lei Zuo, “Semiconductor-metal phase transition study of VOx thin film grown on sapphire substrate”, Journal of Applied Physics, 2017
  19. Wang, S. Chen, W. Zhou, T.B. Xu, L. Zuo, “A Novel Piezoelectric Energy Harvester with Two-stage Force Magnification Frames” Journal of Intelligent Material Systems and Structures, DOI: 10.1177/1045389X16667551, 2017
  20. Wang, S. Yu, S., Lu, M., L. Zuo, “Atomic Layer-Deposited Titanium-Doped Vanadium Oxide Thin Films and Their Thermistor Applications”, Journal of Electronic Materials, 2017

Year 2016 (15)

  1. “Mixed Skyhook and PDD: A New low-jerk semi-active suspension control strategy based on power flow analysis”, Yilun Liu and Lei Zuo, ASME Journal of Dynamic Systems, Measurement, and Control, Vol 138, n8, 2016.
  2. “A computation-efficient framework for the integrated design of mechanical structures and controllers.”, Yilun Liu and Lei Zuo, ASME Journal of Dynamic Systems, Measurement, and Control, Vol 138 n9, 2016
  3. “Exact H2 Optimal Tuning and Experimental Verification of Energy-Harvesting Series Electromagnetic Tuned-Mass Dampers”, Yilun Liu, Jason Paker, C-C Lin, Lei Zuo, ASME Journal of Vibration and Acoustics, Vol 138, 2016.
  4. “An Electromagnetic Speed Bump Energy Harvester and Its Interactions With Vehicles”, Lirong Wang, Prakhar Todaria, Abhishek Pandey, and Lei Zuo, IEEE Transactions on Mechatronics, Vol 21, n4, 2016
  5. “Broadband Pendulum Energy Harvester”, Changwei Liang, You, Wu; Lei, Zuo. Smart Materials and Structures, Vol 25, n9, 2016
  6. “Performances and Parameter Sensitivity of Energy-Harvesting Shock Absorbers on Various Types of Vehicles”, Sijing Guo, Lin Xu,Yilun Liu, Xuexun Guo ,Lei Zuo, Vehicle System Dynamics, Vol 54, n7, 2016
  7. “Design, modeling and optimization of an on-pipe thermoelectric generator”, Jie Chen, Lei Zuo, Yongjia Wu, Jackson Klein, Energy Conversion and Management, vol 122, 2016
  8. “Analysis of contributions of nonlinear material constants to temperature-induced velocity shifts of quartz surface acoustic wave resonators”, Haifeng Zhang, John Kosinski, and Lei Zuo, Ultrasonics, Vol 71, pp189–193, 2016
  9. “Influences of Electromagnetic Regenerative Shock Absorbers on Vehicle Suspension Performances”, Peng Li and Lei Zuo, Journal of Automotive Engineering (Part D of the Proceedings of the IMechE), 2016.
  10. “Analytical solutions to H2 and H∞ optimization of resonant shunted electromagnetic tuned mass damper and vibration energy harvester”, X. Tang, Y. Liu and L. Zuo, ASME Journal of Vibration and Acoustics, Vol 138, n1, 2016
  11. “A model to analyze the device level performance of thermoelectric generator”, Yongjia Wu, Lei Zuo, Jie Chen, Jackson Klein. Energy, DOI 10.1016/j.energy.2016.09.044, Sept 2016
  12. “Micro-differential scanning calorimeter for liquid biological samples”, S Wang, S Yu, M Siedler, P Ihnat, D Filoti, M Lu, and L Zuo, Review of Scientific Instruments, DOI:1063/1.4965443, Vol 10, 2016
  13. “A Thermoelectric Energy Harvesting System for Powering Wireless Sensors in Nuclear Power Plants”, J Chen, J Klein, Y Wu, S Xing, R Flammang, M Heibel, and Lei Zuo, IEEE Transactions on Nuclear Science, DOI: 10.1109/TNS.2016.2606090, Vol 99, Sept 2016
  14. “Design and Fabrication of Differential Scanning NanoCalorimeter”, Lei Zuo, Xiaoming Chen, Shifeng Yu, and Ming Lu, Journal of Micromechanics and Microengineering, 2016.
  15. “Thermoelectric Materials and Thermal Spray Processing for Vehicle Waste Heat Recovery”, L Zuo, G. Fu, and L. Yu, Journal of Automotive Safety and Energy, 2016 (invited paper)
  16. “Vibration and Wave Propagation Attenuation for Metamaterials by Periodic Piezoelectric Arrays with High-Order Resonant Circuit Shunts”, Wanlu Zhou, You Wu, Lei Zuo, Smart Materials and Structures, Vol 24, n6, 2015
  17. “All-Wheel Braking Force Allocation During Braking-in-Turn Maneuver for Vehicle with Brake-by-Wire System Considering Braking Efficiency and Stability”, Lei Zhang, Liangyao Yu, Zhizhong Wang, Lei Zuo, Jian Song, IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, v65, 2015.
  18. “Thermoelectric Properties of dc-Sputtered Filled Skutterudite Thin Film”, Gaosheng Fu, Lei Zuo, Jie Chen, Ming Lu and Liangyao Yu, Journal of Applied Physics, Vol 117, n12, 2015
  19. “Ion Beam Irradiation Effect on Thermoelectric Properties of Bi2Te3 and Sb2Te3 Thin Films“, Gaosheng Fu, Lei Zuo, Jie Lian, Yongqiang Wang, Jie Chen, Jon Longtin and Zhigang Xiao, Nuclear Inst. and Methods in Physics Research, B, Vol 358m 2015
  20. “Thermoelectric Device Fabrication using Thermal Spray and Laser Micromachining”, M. Tewolde, G. Fu, D. Hwang, L. Zuo, S. Sampath, and J. Longtin, Journal of Thermal Spray Technology, Vol 25, n3, 2015 (JTST Best Paper Honorable Mention)
  21. Assessment of Ride Comfort and Braking Performance Using Energy-Harvesting Shock Absorber”, Liangyao Yu, Shuhao Huo, WenWei Xuan, Lei Zuo, SAE International Journal of Passenger Cars – Mechanical Systems, 2015
  22. “A Self-Powered Piezoelectric Vibration Control System with Switch Pre-Charged Inductor (SPCI) Method”, W. Zhou and L. Zuo, IEEE/ASME Transactions on Mechatronics, 2014
  23. “Thermoelectric Properties of Magnesium Silicide Deposited using Atmospheric Plasma Thermal Spray”, G. Fu, L. Zuo, J. Longtin, C. Nie, Y. Chen, M. Tewolde and S. Sampath, Journal of Electronic Materials, 2014
  24. “Design and Optimization of Tubular Linear Electromagnetic Vibration Energy Harvesters”, X. Tang. T. Lin, and L. Zuo, IEEE/ASME Transactions on Mechatronics, 2014
  25. “Large-scale Vibration Energy Harvesting” L. Zuo and X. Tang, Journal of Intelligent Material Systems and Structures, Vol 24 no 11, 2013
  26. “Energy-Harvesting Shock Absorber with a Mechanical Motion Rectifier”, Z. Li, L. Zuo, J. Kuang, and G.Luhrs, Smart Materials and Structures, Vol 22, n2, 2013 (ASME Best paper award in Structures and Structural Dynamics)
  27. “Energy Harvesting, Ride Comfort, and Road Handling of Regenerative Vehicle Suspensions”, L. Zuo and P. Zhang, ASME Journal of Vibration and Acoustics, v135, 2013. (Top 10 most cited paper in the past two years in JVA)
  28. “Electromagnetic Energy-Harvesting Shock Absorbers: Design, Modeling and Road Tests”, Z. Li, L. Zuo, et al., IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, vol62, 2013
  29. “Energy Harvesting Using a PZT Ceramic Multilayer Stack”, T. Xu, E. Siochi, J Kang, L. Zuo, W. Zhou, X. Tang, and X. Jiang, Smart Materials and Structures, 2013
  30. “Dual-Functional Energy Harvesting and Vibration Control: Electromagnetic Resonant Shunt Series Tuned Mass Damper”, L. Zuo and W. Cui, ASME J. of Vibration and Acoustics, 2013
  31. “Fabrication of Thermoelectric Devices Using Thermal Spray: Application to Vehicle Exhaust Systems to Improve Fuel Economy”, J. Longtin, L. Zuo, et al., Journal of Thermal Spray Technology, 2013.
  32. “Thermoelectric Properties of Magnesium Silicide Fabricated using Vacuum Plasma Thermal Spray”, G. Fu, L. Zuo, J. Longtin, C. Nie, R. Gambino, Journal of Applied Physics,v114, 2013
  33. “Assessment of Vehicle Performances with Energy-Harvesting Shock Absorbers”, P. Li and L. Zuo, SAE International Journal of Passenger Cars- Mechanical Systems, vol 6, n1, 2013.
  34. “Dynamics and control of ocean wave energy converters”, J. Xie and L. Zuo, International Journal of Dynamics and Control, vol 1 n3, 2013
  35. “An Efficient Vibration Energy Harvester with Multi-Mode Dynamic Magnifier”, W. Zhou, G.R. Penamalli and L. Zuo, Smart Materials and Structures, Vol 21, 2012 (top 10% downloaded article in all the journals of the publisher)
  36. “Simultaneous Energy Harvesting and Vibration Control of Structures with Tuned Mass Damper”, X. Tang and L. Zuo, of Intelligent Material Systems and Structures, vol 23, 2012
  37. “Vibration Energy Harvesters under Random Force and Motion Excitations “, X. Tang and L. Zuo, Smart Materials and Structures, Vol 21, 2012
  38. “Sensitivity-Enhanced Admittance-Based Structure Health Monitoring using A Higher-Order Resonant Circuit”, W. Zhou and L. Zuo, Smart Materials and Structures, Vol 21, 2012
  39. “Enhanced Vibration Energy Harvesting using Dual-Mass Systems”, X. Tang and L. Zuo, Journal of Sound and Vibration, Vol 330, pp5199–5209, 2011. (Top 10 most downloaded articles of the journal in Dec 2011)
  40. “A New Type of Eddy Current Damper with Increased Energy Density,” L Zuo, X. Chen, S. Nayfeh, ASME Journal of Vibration and Acoustics, vol 133, Aug 2011 (The most downloaded article of the journal in April 2011)
  41. “Design and Characterization of an Electromagnetic Energy Harvester for Vehicle Suspensions,” Zuo, B. Scully, J. Shestani, and Y. Zhou, Smart Materials and Structures, Vol 19 n4, 2010. (Highlighted as a feature story at the PhysOrg on March 17th 2010; Selected to be part of Smart Materials and Structures Annual Journal Highlights of 2010)
  42. “Effective and Robust Vibration Control using Series Multiple Tuned Mass Dampers,” Lei Zuo, Transactions of the ASME, Journal of Vibration and Acoustics, vol 131, n3, 2009 (The most downloaded article of the journal in April and May 2009)
  43. Lei Zuo and Samir Nayfeh, H2 Optimal Control of Disturbance-Delayed Systems with Application the Vehicle Suspensions, Vehicle System Dynamics, v 45, 2007, pp 233-247.
  44. Lei Zuo and Samir Nayfeh, The Two-Degree-of-Freedom Tuned-Mass Damper for Suppression of Single-Mode Vibration under Random and Harmonic Excitation, Transactions of the ASME, Journal of Vibration and Acoustics, v 128, n1, 2006, pp 56-65. (Top 10 most downloaded articles of the journal in September 2006)
  45. Lei Zuo and Samir Nayfeh, Optimization of the Individual Stiffness and Damping Parameters in Multiple-Tuned-Mass-Damper Systems, Transactions of the ASME, Journal of Vibration and Acoustics, v127 n1, 2005, pp 77-83.
  46. Lei Zuo, Jean-Jacques Slotine and Samir Nayfeh, Model Reaching Adaptive Control for Vibration Isolation, IEEE Transaction on Control System Technology,v13,2005, pp611-617.
  47. Lei Zuo and Jean-Jacques Slotine, Robust Vibration Isolation via Frequency-Shaped Sliding Control and Modal Decomposition, Journal of Sound and Vibration, v285, n4-5, 2005.
  48. Lei Zuo and Samir Nayfeh, Minimax Optimization of Multi-Degree-of-Freedom Tuned-Mass Dampers, Journal of Sound and Vibration, v272, 2004, pp 893-908.
  49. Seismic Isolation Enhancements for Initial and Advanced LIGO, with R. Abbott, A. Adhikari, et al, Classic and Quantum Gravity, v21, 2004, pp 915-921.
  50. Lei Zuo and Samir Nayfeh, Low-Order Continuous-Time Filters for Approximation of ISO 2631 Human-Vibration Sensitive Curves, Journal of Sound and Vibration, v265 n2, 2003,
  51. Lei Zuo and Samir Nayfeh, Structured H2 Optimization of Vehicle Suspension Based on Multi Wheel Model, Vehicle System Dynamics, v40 n5, 2003, pp 351-371.
  52. Fang, X. Guo, J. Zhang, L. Zuo, Potential study and sensitivity analysis of energy-regenerative suspension, Journal of Jiangsu University, vol 34 n4, 2013 (in Chinese)
  53. Fang, X. Guo, L. Zuo, L. Xu, H. Zhang, Theory and experiment of damping characteristics of hydraulic electromagnetic energy-regenerative shock absorber, Journal of Jilin University, 44(4), 2014, pp 939-945 (in Chinese)
  54. Lei Zuo, Xiaomin Lian, Xuegang Ban, and Xiaoyu Jiang, Development of DDS-based Arbitrary Waveform Generator PC-Compatible Card with Double RAMs, Journal of Tsinghua University, v39 n2, 1999, pp 90-93,97 (in Chinese)

Conference papers (160 total)

2020

  1. Yu Pan, Mehdi Ahmadian, Lei Zuo, Design and bench tests of smart railroad tie for energy harvesting, 2020 ASME Joint Rail Conference (JRC2020), accepted
  2. A Hosseini-Fahraji, K Zeng, X Li, P Loghmannia, Yaling Yang, M Manteghi, L Zuo, “Energy Harvesting Long-Range Marine Communication”, IEEE INFOCOM 2020, accepted
  3. Luigi Costanzo, Alessandro Lo Schiavo, Massimo Vitelli, Lei Zuo, “Train Suspension Energy Harvesting System Maximizing the Output DC Power”, submitted to the International Conference ISCAS 2020 (IEEE International Symposium on Circuits and Systems)

2019

  1. Feng Qian and Lei Zuo, “Performance enhancement of a base-isolation structure using optimal tuned inerter dampers”, SPIE Smart Structures and Nondestructive Evaluation Conference, Denver, Co, March 3-7, 2019
  2. ChieAn Chen, Xiaofan Li, Lei Zuo, Khai Ngo, “Damping Selection Strategy for Maximum Energy on Wave Energy Power Converters”, 2019 IEEE Energy Conversion Congress And Exposition, September 29–October 3,2019, Baltimore, MD
  3. Boxi Jiang, Robert Parker, and Lei Zuo, Dynamics of a hybrid ocean wave-current energy converter, SPIE Smart Structures and Nondestructive Evaluation Conference, Denver, Co, March 3-7, 2019
  4. Yongjia Wu, Lei Zuo, Suresh Kaluvan, Haifeng Zhang, Nance Ericson, Kyle Reed, Roger Kisner. “Self-powered Wireless Through-wall Data Communication for Nuclear Environments”, the 11th Nuclear Plant Instrumentation, Control and Human-Machine Interface Technologies (NPIC&HMIT), Feb 2019, Orlando FL.
  5. ChienAn Chen, Xiaofan Li, Khai Ngo, Lei Zuo, “A non-ideal Wave-to-Wire Model and Wave Tank Test Validation”, the 13th European Wave and Tidal Energy Conference (EWTEC), Napoli, Italy, Sept 1-6, 2019
  6. Xiaofan Li, ChienAn Chen, Robert Parker, Khai Ngo, Lei Zuo, “Comparative study and test on a two body wave energy point absorber under various constraints”, the 13th European Wave and Tidal Energy Conference (EWTEC), Napoli, Italy, Sept 1-6, 2019
  7. Xiaoqiang Xu, Yongjia Wu, Lei Zuo, Shikui Chen. Multimaterial Topology Optimization of Thermoelectric Devices, The World Congress of Structural and Multidisciplinary Optimization, 2019, Beijing, China
  8. Yuzhe Chen, Bonan Qin, Sijing Guo, Lei Zuo, Asymmetric Energy Harvesting and Hydraulically interconnected suspension: Modelling and validations, ASME International Design Engineering Technical Conferences & Computers and Information in Engineering Conference (IDETC/CIE 2019), Aug 18-21, 2019, Anaheim, CA
  9. Rui Lin, Xi Bo, Lei Zuo, Design, optimization, and lab test of an Archimedean screw based energy harvester for petroleum extraction and water injection applications, ASME International Design Engineering Technical Conferences & Computers and Information in Engineering Conference (IDETC/CIE 2019), Aug 18-21, 2019, Anaheim, CA
  10. Luigi Costanzo, Massimo Vitelli, Yu Pan, and Lei Zuo Maximizing the Power Extraction from Train Suspension Energy Harvesting System, ASME International Design Engineering Technical Conferences & Computers and Information in Engineering Conference (IDETC/CIE 2019), Aug 18-21, 2019, Anaheim, CA
  11. Jianyong Zuo, J. Yu, C. Liu, Y. H. Gu, Yu Pan, Teng Lin, and Lei Zuo, Field-test of Railroad Track Vibration Energy Harvester, ASME International Design Engineering Technical Conferences & Computers and Information in Engineering Conference (IDETC/CIE 2019), Aug 18-21, 2019, Anaheim, CA
  12. Shuo Chen, Boxi Jiang, Xiaofan Li, Qiuchi Xiong, Jianuo Huang, Robert Parker, Lei Zuo, Lei Zuo, Design and Dynamics of a Hybrid Ocean Wave and Current Energy Converter, ASME International Design Engineering Technical Conferences & Computers and Information in Engineering Conference (IDETC/CIE 2019), Aug 18-21, 2019, Anaheim, CA
  13. Zehao Hou, Junyi Cao, Lei Zuo, Multi-parameter coupling effect of wearable energy harvesting backpack from human motion, ASME International Design Engineering Technical Conferences & Computers and Information in Engineering Conference (IDETC/CIE 2019), Aug 18-21, 2019, Anaheim, CA
  14. Hong-Xiang Zou, Lin-Chuan Zhao, Ke-Xiang Wei, Feng Qian, Lei Zuo, Wen-Ming Zhang, An underwater magnetically coupled bistable vibration energy harvester using wings, ASME International Design Engineering Technical Conferences & Computers and Information in Engineering Conference (IDETC/CIE 2019), Aug 18-21, 2019, Anaheim, CA
  15. Xiaoqiang Xu, Yongjia Wu, Lei Zuo, Shikui Chen, Topology optimization of multimaterial thermalelectric structures, ASME International Design Engineering Technical Conferences & Computers and Information in Engineering Conference (IDETC/CIE 2019), Aug 18-21, 2019, Anaheim, CA
  16. Kan Sun, Yongjia Wu, Zhiwei Wu, Huan Qi, and Lei Zuo, “Direct Energy Deposition 3D Printing of Thermoelectric Materials: Simulation and Experiments”, ASME International Design Engineering Technical Conferences & Computers and Information in Engineering Conference (IDETC/CIE 2019), Aug 18-21, 2019, Anaheim, CA
  17. Hongjip Kim, Oumar Barry, Lei Zuo, Self-resonant energy harvester with a passively tuned sliding mass, ASME Dynamic System and Control Conference, Park City, UT, 2019 (Best Paper Award)
  18. Feng Qian, Nicoles Abaid, Lei Zuo, Multiple-scale analysis of a novel piezoelectric energy harvester with a tunable potential function, ASME Dynamic System and Control Conference, Park City, UT, 2019

2018

  1. *Sijing Guo, Qiuchi Xiong, Jan Mou Li, Liangyao Yu, Lei Zuo, “Truck Suspension Control for Pavement Protection at Signalized Intersections”, 2018 American Control Conference, Milwaukee, Wi, June 27-29, 2018
  2. Hongjip Kim, Wei Che Tai, Lei Zuo, “Self-tuning stochastic resonance energy harvesting for self-powered smart tires”, SPIE Smart Structures and Nondestructive Evaluation Conference, Denver, Co, March 4-8, 2018
  3. Feng Qian, Shengxi Zhou, Lei Zuo, “Magnetic field enhanced piezoelectric stack energy harvesting system for low- frequency excitations”, SPIE Smart Structures and Nondestructive Evaluation Conference, Denver, Co, March 4-8, 2018
  4. Yu Pan, Teng Lin, Cheng Liu, Jie Yu, Jianyong Zuo, Lei Zuo, “A novel ball screw based electromagnetic track energy harvester for railway application”, SPIE Smart Structures and Nondestructive Evaluation Conference, Denver, Co, March 4-8, 2018
  5. Jia Mi, Lin Xu, Yaling Yang,Lei Zuo, “Design and Characterization of an Ocean Wave Powered Lifejacket Using a 2DOF Floating Board”, SPIE Smart Structures and Nondestructive Evaluation Conference, Denver, Co, March 4-8, 2018
  6. Jia Mi, Lin Xu, ZiHeng Zhu, Lei Zuo, “Design, Modeling and Testing of a One-Way Energy Harvesting  Backpack”, SPIE Smart Structures and Nondestructive Evaluation Conference, Denver, Co, March 4-8, 2018,
  7. *Dillon Martin, Xiaofan Li, Chien-An Chen, Xiuxing Yin, Robert Parker, Khai Ngo, Krish Thiagarajan, Lei Zuo, “Wave Tank Testing on a Two-Body Point Absorber”, 2018 6th Annual Marine Energy Technology Symposium, May 2018
  8. *Sijing Guo, Liangyao Yu, Qiuchi Xiong, Lei Zuo, “Pavement Protection from Heavy-Duty Trucks via Suspension and Braking Control at Signalized Intersections”, 14th International Symposium on Advanced Vehicle Control, Beijing, China July 16-20, 2018
  9. *Shifeng Yu, Shuyu Wang, Lei Zuo, MEMS based differential scanning calorimeter for biomolecular study, ASME International Design Engineering Technical Conferences (IDETC), Quebec, Aug 2018
  10. *Xiaofan Li and Lei Zuo, On Designing and Simulation of a Novel Mechanical Power Take-off on a Two Body Wave Energy Point Absorber, ASME International Design Engineering Technical Conferences (IDETC), Quebec, Aug 2018
  11. *Yongjia Wu, Jackson Klein, Hanchen Zhou, Lei Zuo, Energy Harvesting for Nuclear Waste Sensing and Monitoring, ASME International Design Engineering Technical Conferences (IDETC), Quebec, Aug 2018 (Best Paper Award)
  12. *Yongia Wu, Kan Sun, Lei Zuo, Modeling the selective laser melting of multi-component thermoelectric powders, ASME International Design Engineering Technical Conferences (IDETC), Quebec, Aug 2018
  13. *Qiuchi Xiong, Lei Zuo, Semi-active Control for Two-body Ocean Wave Energy Converter by Using Hybrid Model Predictive Control, 2018 ASME Dynamic Systems and Control Conference (DSCC), Oct 2018.
  14. *Yu Pan, Lei Zuo, Performance evaluation of train suspension energy harvesting shock absorber on railway vehicle dynamics, 2018 ASME Dynamic Systems and Control Conference (DSCC), Oct 2018. (Best Paper Award)
  15. *Mingyi Liu, WeiChe Tai, Lei Zuo, Enhanced vibration energy-harvesting using inerter-based two-degree-of-freedom system and mechanical motion rectifier, 2018 ASME Dynamic Systems and Control Conference (DSCC), Oct 2018.
  16. *Mingyi Liu, Wei-Che Tai, and Lei Zuo, Energy Harvesting from Ankle: Generate Electricity from by Harvesting Negative Work, Conference on Smart Materials, Adaptive Structures and Intelligent Systems (SMASIS2018), San Antonio, Texas,
  17. *J Zuo, T Zhao, B Wang, J Ding, L Zuo, Analysis of Service Condition and Influence of Metro Brake System Based on Stream Data Processing Method, 2018 Joint Rail Conference.
  18. *Dillon Martin, WeiChe Tai, Lei Zuo, “Stabilized Off-Shore Floating Wind Platform Using a Dual-Function Wave Energy Converter”, 4th Asian Wave and Tidal Energy Conference, Taipei, Sept 2018
  19. *Jia Mi, Lin Xu,Liu Beibei, Liang Sun, Lei Zuo, “Wave Surge Type of Energy Converter with Mechanical Motion Rectifier”, 4th Asian Wave and Tidal Energy Conference, Taipei, Sept 2018
  20. *Xueyu Ji, Elie AI Shami, Xu Wang, Lei Zuo, “A Parameter Study of Low Frequency Two-Body Wave Energy Converters”, 4th Asian Wave and Tidal Energy Conference, Taipei, Sept 2018
  21. *ChienAn Chen, Lei Zuo, Khai Nog, Dynamic Equivalent Circuit for Irregular-Wave- to-Wire Simulation, 4th Asian Wave and Tidal Energy Conference, Taipei, Sept 2018

2017

  1. *Yalu Pei, Yilun Liu and Lei Zuo, Regenerative Based Isolation with Mutli-resonance Electromagnetic Shunt Dampers, 2017 ASME Dynamic Systems and Control Conference (DSCC), Oct 2017. (Best Paper Award.)
  2. *Shenxi Zhou and Lei Zuo, Tristable Energy Harvesters with asymmetric potential wells: Analytical study, 2017 ASME Dynamic Systems and Control Conference (DSCC), Oct 2017.
  3. *Xiuxing Yin, Xiaofan Li, Vicky Boontanom, Lei Zuo, “Dynamic characteristics and control strategy of a wave energy converter system based on dual ball screws and mechanical motion rectifier”, 2017 ASME Dynamic Systems and Control Conference (DSCC), Oct 2017.
  4. *Xiaofan Li, Changwei Liang, Jedhathai Boontanom, Lei Zuo, “Design, fabrication and testing of wave energy converters(WECs) using different power take-off with mechanical motion rectifier”, European Wave and Tidal Energy Conference, Ireland, Oct 2017
  5. *Dillon Martin, Changwei Liang, Adam Wise, Lei Zuo, “Shape Optimization for the Submerged Body of a Two-Body Wave Energy Converter”, European Wave and Tidal Energy Conference, Ireland, 2017
  6. *Changwei Liang, Dillon Martin, Xiaofan Li, Adam Wise, Robert Parker, and Khai Ngo, Lei Zuo, “Dynamics and Power Absorption of a Self-react Wave Energy Converter with Mechanical Motion Rectifier”  2017 Marine Energy Technology Symposium (METS), Washington, April 2017
  7. *Yu Pan , Fengwei Liu , Ruijin Jiang , Zhiwen Tu , Lei Zuo, “Design, Modeling and Lab Test For Railway Freight Vehicle Suspension Energy Harvester”, ASME International Design Engineering Technical Conferences (IDETC), Cleveland, Aug 2017
  8. *Long Wu and Lei Zuo, “A Novel Performance Analysis Method for A Full Vehicle Suspension Based on Quarter Car Model”, ASME International Design Engineering Technical Conferences (IDETC), Cleveland, Aug 2017
  9. *Yue Yuan, Mingyi Liu, Wei-Che Tai, Lei Zuo”, Design and Experimental Studies of An Energy Harvesting Backpack With Mechanical Motion Rectification”, ASME International Design Engineering Technical Conferences (IDETC), Cleveland, Aug 2017
  10. *Shifeng Yu, Shuyu Wang, Ming Lu and Lei Zuo, “Semiconductor to Metal Transition Study of Oxidized Vanadium Thin film”, ASME International Design Engineering Technical Conferences (IDETC), Cleveland, Aug 2017
  11. *Yalu Pei, Lei Zuo, “Multi-resonant Electromagnetic Shunt Dampers for Vibration Suppression”, ASME International Design Engineering Technical Conferences (IDETC), Cleveland, Aug 2017
  12. *Jia Mi, Lin Xu, Sijing Guo, Mohamed Abdelkareem, Lingshuai Meng, and Lei Zuo, The dimension Match and Parameters Setting of the Hydraulic Motor for the Hydro-electro-magnetic energy-regenerative shock absorber, ASME International Design Engineering Technical Conferences (IDETC), Cleveland, Aug 2017
  13. *Xianyao Ping, Gangfeng Tan, Lei Zuo, Fuel-efficient Driving of Commercial Vehicles on Mountainous Slopes, ASME International Design Engineering Technical Conferences (IDETC), Cleveland, Aug 2017
  14. Jianyong Zuo, Guo Hu, Tiefeng Zhao, Lei Zuo “Temperature Rise Real-time Measurement of Metro Tread Based on the Multi-Sensor Fusion and Online Compensation Method”, ASME International Design Engineering Technical Conferences (IDETC), Cleveland, Aug 2017
  15. Jackson Klein, and Lei Zuo, “Design and Experimental Study of a Velocity Amplified Electromagnetic Vibration Energy Harvester”, SPIE Smart Structure Conferences, Portland, OR, March 2017
  16. Hongjip Kim, Wei che Tai, Lei Zuo, “Stochastic resonance energy harvesting from general rotating shaft vibrations “, SPIE Smart Structure Conferences, Portland, OR, March 2017
  17. Mingyi Liu, Wei Che Tai, Yue Yuan, Lei Zuo, “Nonlinear Spring Suspended Backpack Energy Harvester with Mechanical Motion Rectifier design to Increase Working Bandwidth”, SPIE Smart Structure Conferences, Portland, OR, March 2017
  18. Shaoxu Xing, Isil Anakok, Lei Zuo, “Optimized MPPT-based converter for TEG energy harvester to power wireless sensor and monitoring system in nuclear power plant”, SPIE Smart Structure Conferences, Portland, OR, March 2017

2016

  1. “Energy-Harvesting Shock Absorbers with Riding Comfort controller on Vehicle Suspension Systems”, Chien-An Chen, Khai Ngo, Lei Zuo ”, 2016 ASME Dynamic Systems and Control Conference (DSCC), Minneapolis, MN, 2016
  2.  “Train-track-harvester System Modelling and In-field Testing for Railroad Energy Harvester”, 2016 ASME Dynamic Systems and Control Conference (DSCC), Minneapolis, MN, 2016
  3. “Modeling, Experiments, and Parameter Sensitivity Analysis of Hydraulic Electromagnetic Shock Absorber”, Sijing Guo, Lin Xu, Yilun Liu, Mingyi Liu, Xuexun Guo, Lei Zuo, ASME International Design Engineering Technical Conferences (IDETC), Charlotte, NC, USA, 2016 (Finalist of Best Student Paper Award)
  4.  “Design and Analysis Of a Two-Body Wave Energy Converter With Mechanical Motion Rectifier”, Xiaofan Li, Changwei Liang and Lei Zuo, 2016 ASME Design Engineering Technical Conference (IDETC), Charlotte, NC, USA, 2016
  5. “A Large-scale On-Road Energy Harvester from Highway Vibration”, L.R. Wang, W. Jin, W. Zhou, L. Zuo, 2016 ASME Design Engineering Technical Conference (IDETC), Charlotte, NC, USA, 2016
  6. “TEG cold side heat exchanger analysis for harvesting the exhaust heat energy”, Gangfeng Tan, Kangping Ji, Xuexun Guo, Mengying Yang, Lei Zuo, 2016 ASME Design Engineering Technical Conference (IDETC), Charlotte, NC, USA,2016
  7. “On The Dynamics and Design of A Two-body Wave Energy Converter”, C Liang and L Zuo,  Motion and Vibration Control Conference (MOVIC), Southampton, UK, 2016
  8. “Design, modelling and experimental characterization of a novel regenerative shock absorber with a ball-screw-based mechanical motion rectifier”, Y. Liu, X. Lin, L. Zuo, Submitted to the 14th Motion and Vibration Control Conference (MOVIC), Southampton, UK, 2016
  9. “Review of mechanical system design via decentralized control techniques”, Y. Liu and L. Zuo, International Symposium on Flexible Automation, Cleveland, Ohio, 2016
  10. “Wave Energy Converter with Mechanical Motion Rectifier”, Changwei Liang, Xiaofan Li, Lin Xu Junxiao Ai and Lei Zuo, 2016 Marine Energy Technology Symposium (METS), Washington DC, April 2016
  11. “Exact H2 optimal tuning and experimental verification of energy-harvesting series electromagnetic tuned mass dampers”, Yilun Liu, Lei Zuo, CC Lin, and Jason Parker, SPIE Smart Structures and Materials/NDE, Las Vegas, March 20-14, 2016
  12. “Dynamics of energy harvesting backpack with human being interaction”, Yue Yuan, Lei Zuo.  SPIE Smart Structures and Materials/NDE, Las Vegas, March 20-14, 2016.

2015

    70. “Performances of Energy-Harvesting Shock Absorbers on Various Types of Vehicles”, Sijing Guo, Lin Xu, Yilun Liu, Xuexun Guo, Lei Zuo, ASME Dynamic System and Control Conference, 2015

    71.“Anchorless Design of Electromagnetic Vibration Energy Harvester for Railroad”, Teng Lin, Lirong Wang, and Lei Zuo, ASME Dynamic System and Control Conference, 2015

  1. “Integrated Structure and Controller Design of Mechanical System via Decentralized Control”, Yilun Liu and Lei Zuo, ASME Dynamic System and Control Conference, 2015
  2. “Vibration Energy harvesting System with Mechanical Motion Rectifier”, Changwei Liang, You Wu, and Lei Zuo, ASME Dynamic System and Control Conference, 2015
  3. “Design, Fabrication, Simulation and Testing of a Novel Ocean Wave Energy Converter”, Changwei Liang, Junxiao Ai and Lei Zuo, ASME Manufacturing Science and Engineering Conference (MSEC 2015).
  4. “Damping characteristics of a hydraulic electric rectifier shock absorber and its effect on vehicle dynamics”, Lin Xu, Yilun Liu, Sijin Guo, Xuexun Guo, Lei Zuo, ASME Design Engineering Technical Conference (IDETC), 2015, Boston MA
  5. “Analysis of Torsional Vibration Piezoelectric Energy Harvester”, Wanlu Zhou, Patrick Musgrave, Lei Zuo, ASME Design Engineering Technical Conference (IDETC), 2015, Boston
  6. “On Design of Mechanical Metamaterials using Level-set Based Topology Optimization”, X. Wang, S. Chen, and L. Zuo, ASME Design Engineering Technical Conference (IDETC), 2015, Boston
  7. “A Novel Micro Heater Integrated on Flexible Polyimide Substrate with Fast Response and Uniform Temperature Distribution”, Shifeng Yu, Shuyu Wang, Ming Lu, and Lei Zuo, ASME Design Engineering Technical Conference (IDETC), 2015, Boston
  8. “Characterization of a Microfabricated Differential Scanning Calorimeter”, S. Wang, S. Yu and Lei Zuo, ASME Design Engineering Technical Conference (IDETC), 2015, Boston
  9. “Optimal design of force magnification frame for piezoelectric multilayer stack energy harvester”, Shubin Chen, Lirong Wang, Wanlu Zhou, Patrick Musgrave, Tian-Bing Xu, and Lei Zuo, SPIE Smart Structure/NSF conference, March 8-12, 2015, San Diego
  10. “Design, modelling, and road rest of speed bump energy harvester,” Prakhar Todaria, Lirong Wang, Abhishek Pandey, James O’Connor, David McAvoy, Terence Harrigan, Barbara Chernow, Lei Zuo, SPIE Smart Structure/NSF conference, March 8-12, 2015, San Diego
  11. “Assessment of Ride Comfort and Braking Performance Using Energy-harvesting Shock Absorber”, Liangyao Yu, Shuhao Huo, Wenwei Xuan, Lei Zuo, SAE 2015 World Congress, April 21-23, 2015, Detroit, MI

In 2014

  1. “MR Based Brake-by-wire System with Self-energizing and Brake Energy Harvesting Capability”, L. Yu, X. Liu, L. Ma, L. Zuo, and J. Song, 2014 ASME Design Engineering Technical Conference (DETC), Aug 2014.
  2. “Broad-Band Pendulum Energy Harvester With Motion Regulation”, Y. Wu, W. Zhou, and L. Zuo, ASME Dynamic System and Control Conference, Oct 2014
  3. *“Energy Harvesting From Building Seismic Isolation With Multimode
    Resonant Shunt Circuits, Mincan Cao and Lei Zuo, ASME Dynamic System and Control Conference, Oct 2014
  4. *“Ocean Wave Energy Harvester with a Novel Power Takeoff Mechanism”, Junxiao Ai, Hwan Lee, Lei Zuo, 2014 ASME Design Engineering Technical Conference (DETC), Aug 2014.
  5. *“A self-reacting point absorber with a novel mechanical motion rectifier as PTO system”, C. Liang, J. Ai, and L. Zuo, ASME Dynamic System and Control Conference, Oct 2014
  6. “On the dynamics and design of a two-body ocean wave energy converter”, C. Liang and L. Zuo, the 12th Motion and Vibration Control Conference, Japan, Aug 2014
  7. “Energy Delivery from Piezoelectric Structure to Resistive Load”, W. Zhou, T. Xu, L. Zuo, the 12th Motion and Vibration Control Conference, Japan, Aug 2014
  8. “Design and Fabrication of Flexible Differential Scanning Nanocalorimeter”, Jiancheng Yin, Shifeng Yu, Shuyu Wang, Ming Lu, and Lei Zuo, 2014 ASME Design Engineering Technical Conference (DETC), Aug 2014.
  9. “Cantilever Beam Metamaterial Structure with Periodic Piezoelectric Arrays with High-Order Resonant Circuit Shunts for Vibration Control”, W. Zhou and L. Zuo, The ASME 2014 Smart Materials, Adaptive Structures and Intelligent Systems (SMASIS2014), Sep. 2014
  10. “Parameters optimization to dual-functional electromagnetic Tuned Mass Dampers”, Y. Liu, CC Lin, L. Zuo, the 12th Motion and Vibration Control Conference, Japan, Aug 2014
  11. “Energy-Flow-Driven (EFD) Semi-active Suspension Control”, Yilun Liu and Lei Zuo, 2014 American Control Conference, June 2014.
  12. “Electromagnetic regenerative suspension system for ground vehicles”, P Li, L Zuo, J Lu, L Xu, 2014 IEEE International Conference on Systems, Man and Cybernetics (SMC), 2014
  13. “Self-Motivated Relay Selection for a Generalized Power Line Monitoring Network”, Jose Cordova and Xin Wang, Dong-Liang Xie, Lei Zuo, 2014 IEEE 11th International Conference on Mobile Ad Hoc and Sensor Systems, 2014
  14. “Sensors for small modular reactors powered by thermoelectric generators”, M. Tewolde, etc, The ASME 2014 Small Modular Reactors Symposium (SMR2014), Washington DC.
  15. “Semi-active controller design for vibration suppression and energy harvesting via LMI approach”, Yilun Liu, Chi-Chang Lin, Lei Zuo, 2014 SPIE Smart Structures and Materials Conference, 2014
  16. “Integration of regenerative shock absorber into vehicle electric system”, Chongxiao Zhang, Peng Li, Junyoung Kim, Sha Lou, Sharanjit Singh, and Lei Zuo, 2014 SPIE Smart Structures and Materials Conference, March 2014
  17. “A power electronics circuit for simultaneous semi-active vibration control and energy harvesting for electromagnetic regenerative suspensions”, Peng Li, Lei Zuo, Chongxiao Zhang, 2014 SPIE Smart Structures and Materials Conference, March 2014
  18. “Multi-source energy harvester for wildlife tracking”, You Wu and Lei Zuo, 2014 SPIE Smart Structures and Materials Conference, March 2014

In 2013

  1. “Model predictive control to the tuned mass damper energy harvesting system on the tall buildings”, Yilun Liu, Lei Zuo, Xiudong Tang, 2013 ASME Dynamic Systems and Control Conference (DSCC), 2013
  2. “Ocean wave energy converters and control methodologies”, Jingjin Xie and Lei Zuo, 2013 ASME Dynamic Systems and Control Conference (DSCC), 2013
  3. “A novel piezoelectric multilayer stack energy harvester with force amplification”, Wanlu Zhou, Lei Zuo, and Tain-Bing Xu, 2013 ASME Design Engineering Technical Conference (IDETC), 2013
  4. “High efficiency electromagnetic energy harvester for railroad application”, John Wang, Teng Lin, and Lei Zuo, 2013 ASME Design Engineering Technical Conference (IDETC) (Best Student Paper Award)
  5. “Equivalent circuit modeling of vehicle dynamics with regenerative shock absorbers”, Peng Li and Lei Zuo, 2013 ASME Design Engineering Technical Conference (IDETC) (Best Student Paper Award)
  6. “Closed-form optimization of resonant shunted electromagnetic tuned mass dampers for vibration control and energy harvesting”, Xiudong Tang, Lei Zuo, and Wen Cui, 2013 ASME Design Engineering Technical Conference (IDETC), 2013
  7. “Progress on Searching Optimal Thermal Spray Parameters for Magnesium Silicide”, Gaosheng Fu, Lei Zuo, Jon Longtin, Yikai Chen, Sanjay Sampath, Mater. Res. Soc. Symp. Proc. Vol. 1490, 2013
  8. “Thermoelectrically powered sensing for small modular reactors”, C.C. Lin, et al, 2013 ASME Heat Transfer Conference, 2013
  9. “A Self-Powered Piezoelectric Vibration Control System with Switch Pre-Charged Inductor (SPCI) Method”, W. Zhou and L. Zuo, 2013 American Control Conference
  10. “Assessment of Vehicle Performances with Energy-Harvesting Shock Absorbers”, P. Li and L. Zuo, SAE 2013 World Congress, April 16-18, 2013, Detroit, Michigan
  11. “A High-performance Piezoelectric Flextensional Harvester”, W. Zhou, T.B. XU, and L. Zuo, Joint Conference of MFPT 2013 and ISA’s 59th International Instrumentation Symposium, May 13-17, 2013, Cleveland, Ohio
  12. “Analytical solutions to H_2and H_∞ optimization of resonant shunt electromagnetic tuned mass damper and vibration energy harvester”, SPIE Conferences on Smart Structures and Materials. March 10-14, 2013, San Diego, CA
  13. “Review of power electronics for energy harvesting systems”, SPIE Conferences on Smart Structures and Materials. March 10-14, 2013, San Diego, CA
  14. “Experiment study on structure damage detection using a higher-order resonant circuit”, SPIE Conferences on Smart Structures and Materials. March 10-14, 2013, San Diego, CA

In 2012

  1. “A motion rectifier based energy harvesting shock absorbers”, Z. Li, L. Zuo, J. Kuang, and G. Luhrs, 2012 ASME Design Engineering Technical Conference, Chicago, IL, 08/2012.
  2. “Dual functional energy harvesting and vibration control: An electromagnetic realization of series tuned mass dampers”, L. Zuo and W. Cui, 2012 ASME Design Engineering Technical Conference, Chicago, IL, 08/2012.
  3. “Design, modeling, and road tests of electromagnetic energy-harvesting shock absorbers”, Z. Li, L. Zuo, et al, 2012 ASME Dynamic System and Control Conference, 10/2012 (Finalist of semi-plenary presentations).
  4. “Energy harvesting from train-induced rail track deflections”, G.R Penamalli, John Wang, and L. Zuo, The 8th IEEE/ASME International Conference on Mechatronic and Embedded Systems and Applications, 07/2012.
  5. “Design and analysis of electromagnet array based vibration energy harvester with high power density”, L. Teng, X. Tang, L. Zuo, SPIE Conferences on Smart Structures and Materials. March 2012.
  6. “Sensitivity enhanced piezoelectric admittance based damage detection using higher order inductive circuits”, W. Zhou, G.R. Penamalli, L. Zuo, SPIE Conferences on Smart Structures and Materials. March 2012.
  7. “Thermoelectric properties of magnesium silicide prepared by thermal spray”, B. Zhang, L. Zuo, et al, ASME 2012 Summer Heat Transfer Conference – HT2012, July 8-12, 2012
  8. “Fabrication of Thermoelectric Devices For Vehicle Exhaust Applications Using Thermal Spray and Laser Processing”, M. Tewolde, J. Longtin, L. Zuo, D. Hwang, and S. Sampath, ASME 2012 Summer Heat Transfer Conference – HT2012, July 8-12, 2012.
  9. “Review of Waste Energy Resource in Vehicle Exhaust Heat”, G. Fu, L. Zuo, and J.Longtin, ASME 2012 Summer Heat Transfer Conference – HT2012, July 8-12, 2012
  10. “Heat Transfer Modeling and Geometry Optimization of TEG for Automobile Applications”, G. Fu, L. Zuo, J. Longtin, S. Sampath, B. Zhang, ASME 2012 Summer Heat Transfer Conference – HT2012, July 8-12, 2012
  11. “Energy Harvesting and Motion Control of Tall Buildings using Tuned Mass Dampers”, Lei Zuo and Ahsan Kareem, CTBUH 2012: 9th World Congress, 19–21 September, 2012.
  12. “Thermoelectric Materials Research and Integrated Design and Manufacturing of Thermoelectric Device using Thermal Spray”, G. Fu, L. Zuo, et al, 2012 MRS Fall Meeting, Boston, 11/2012

In 2011

  1. “Energy, Ride Comfort, and Road Handling of Regenerative Vehicle Suspensions”, L. Zuo and P. Zhang, 2011 ASME Dynamic Systems and Control Conference (DSCC), Arlington, VA, Oct 31 – Nov 2, 2011
  2. “Multi-Mode Vibration Energy Harvester and Tuned Mass Damper using Double-Beam Structure”, W. Zhou, G.R. Penamalli and L. Zuo, 2011 ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition (IMECE) , Denver Colorado, Nov 11-17, 2011
  3. “Modeling of an Electromagnetic Vibration Energy Harvester with Motion Magnification”, Z. Li, Z. Brindak, and L. Zuo, 2011 ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition (IMECE), Denver Colorado, Nov 11-17, 2011
  4. “Improved Design of Linear Electromagnetic Transducers for Large-Scale Vibration Energy Harvesting,” Xiudong Tang, Lei Zuo, T Lin, and P. Zhang, Smart Structures and Materials: Proceedings of SPIE 7977, March 2011
  5. “Simulation and Experiment Validation of Simultaneous Vibration Control and Energy Harvesting from Buildings via Tuned Mass Dampers” (invited paper), X. Tang and L. Zuo, Proceeding of America Control Conference, San Francisco, CA, June 29 – July 1, 2011
  6. “Assessment of Energy Potential and Vibration Mitigation of Regenerative Tuned Mass Dampers on Wind Excited Tall Buildings” Tao Ni, Lei Zuo, and Ahsan Kareem, 2011 ASME Design Engineering Technical Conferences, Washington DC, Aug 28-31, 2011
  7. “A Piezoelectric Ceramic Multilayer Stack for Energy Harvesting under Dynamic Forces” T-B Xu, J.H. Kang , E.J. Siochi, L. Zuo, W. Zhou, X. Tang, X Jiang, 2011 ASME Design Engineering Technical Conferences, Washington DC, Aug 28-31, 2011
  8. “Design and Fabrication of a Differential Scanning Nanocalorimeter for Biological Applications” L. Zuo, X. Chen and M. Lu, 2011 ASME Design Engineering Technical Conferences, Washington DC, Aug 28-31, 2011
  9. “Enhanced Design of Vibration Energy Harvesting using Dual-Masses”, X. Tang and L. Zuo, 2011 ASME Design Engineering Technical Conf., Washington DC, Aug 28-31, 2011.

In 2010

  1. “Regenerative Semi-Active Control of Tall Building Vibration with Series TMDs,” X. Tang and L. Zuo, Proceeding of America Control Conf., Baltimore, MD, Jun 30 – Jul 2, 2010
  2. “Analysis of Train Induced Elastic Waves in Rail and the Feasibility for Damage Detection,” G.R. Penamalli and L. Zuo, NDE/NDT for Highways and Bridges: Structural Materials Technology (SMT), Aug 16-20, 2010
  3. “Active and Semi-active Series Tuned Mass Dampers“ Xiudong Tang and Lei Zuo, Proceedings of SPIE-The International Society for Optical Engineering: Active and Passive Smart Structures and Integrated Systems, San Diego, March 2010
  4. “Self-powered Active Control of Structures with TMDs”, X. Tang and L. Zuo, IMAC XXVIII Conference and Exposition on Structural Dynamics: Structural Dynamics and Renewable Energy, Jacksonville, Florida, Feb 1-4, 2010

In 2009

  1. “Towards MESO And Macro Scale Energy Harvesting of Vibration,” Xiudong Tang and Lei Zuo, Proceedings of the 2009 ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition, Florida, 2009
  2. “Design of a new type of eddy-current damper with increased damping density”, Lei Zuo, Brian Scully, and Samir Nayfeh, Proceedings of the 2009 ASME Design Engineering Technical Conference, San Diego, 2009
  3. “Circuit optimization and vibration analysis of electromagnetic energy harvesting systems”, Lei Zuo and Xiudong Tang, Proceedings of the 2009 ASME Design Engineering Technical Conference, San Diego, 2009
  4. “Design and Characterization of an Electromagnetic Energy Harvester For Vehicle Suspensions”, Brian Scully, Lei Zuo, Jurgen Shestani, and Yu Zhou, Proceedings of the 2009 ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition, Florida, 2009

In 1999-2008

  1. Lei Zuo, Characteristics and Optimization of Series Multiple Tuned Mass Dampers, Proceedings of the 2007 ASME Design Engineering Technical Conference, 21st ASME Biennial Conference on Mechanical Vibration & Noise, Sep 2007
  2. Lei Zuo and Samir Nayfeh, Adaptive least-mean square feed-forward control with actuator saturation by minimization, Proceedings of the 2005 ASME Design Engineering Technical Conference, 20th ASME Biennial Conference on Mechanical Vibration & Noise, Sep 2005
  3. Lei Zuo and Samir Nayfeh, Modified LMS feed-forward control for vibration isolation with actuator limits, Smart Structures and Materials: Damping and Isolation, Proceedings of SPIE-The International Society for Optical Engineering, March 2005.
  4. Lei Zuo, Jean-Jacques Slotine, and Samir Nayfeh, Experimental Study of a Novel Adaptive Controller for Active Vibration Isolation, Proceedings of the 2004 American Control Conference, June 30-July 2, 2004
  5. Lei Zuo and Samir Nayfeh, An Active-Passive Stage for Vibration Isolation and Positioning Control, Proceedings of the 7th International Conf. on Motion and Vibration Control, 2004
  6. Lei Zuo and Samir Nayfeh, An Integral Sliding Control For Robust Vibration Isolation and Its Implementation, Smart Structures and Materials: Damping and Isolation, Proceedings of SPIE-The International Society for Optical Engineering, March 2004.
  7. Lei Zuo and Samir Nayfeh, Active Vibration Isolation Using a Post-Buckled Spring, Control of Precision Systems, Proceedings of American Society of Precision Engineering Spring Meeting, April 2004.
  8. Seismic Isolation and Suspension Systems for Advanced LIGO, with N.A. Robertson, B. Abbott, and et al, Astronomical Telescopes and Instrumentation Symposium, Proceedings of SPIE-The International Society for Optical Engineering, Vol 5500, 2004.
  9. Lei Zuo and Samir Nayfeh, Decentralized H2 Optimal Control with Pole Regional Constraints, Proceedings of the 2003 American Control Conference, June 2003.
  10. Lei Zuo and Samir Nayfeh, The Multi-DOF Tuned-mass Damper for Suppression of Single-Mode Vibration Under Random and Harmonic Excitation, Proceedings of the 2003 ASME Design Engineering Technical Conference, 19th ASME Biennial Conference on Mechanical Vibration & Noise, Chicago, 2003.
  11. Lei Zuo and Samir Nayfeh, Optimization of the Individual Stiffness and Damping Parameters in Multiple-Tuned-Mass-Damper Systems, Smart Structures and Materials: Damping and Isolation, Proceedings of SPIE-The International Society for Optical Engineering, 2003.
  12. Lei Zuo and Samir Nayfeh, Design of Multi-Degree-of-Freedom Tuned Mass Damper: a Minimax Approach, 43rd AIAA/ASME/ASCE/AHS Structural Dynamics and Materials Conference, Denver, April 2002, AIAA paper 2002-1283.
  13. Justin Verdirame, Samir Nayfeh, and Lei Zuo, Design of Multi-Degree-of-Freedom Tuned Mass Dampers, Smart structures and materials: Damping and Isolation, Proceedings of SPIE-The International Society for Optical Engineering, March 2002.
  14. Lei Zuo and Samir Nayfeh, Design of Passive Mechanical Systems via Decentralized Control Techniques, 43rd AIAA/ASME/ASCE/AHS Structural Dynamics and Materials Conference, Denver, April 2002, AIAA paper 2002-1282.

 

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