Dr Longhui Zhang holds a Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering (2018) from Technion-Israel Institute of Technology. He completed his direct BSc-MSc in Solid Mechanics at the South China University of Technology between 2009-2015.
Longhui’s interest is in dynamic mechanics of material, with emphasis on the high rate thermo-mechanical coupling and the dynamic failure mechanism.
Longhui is currently a post-doctoral research associate in University of Oxford. His work is mainly funded by aerospace manufacturers such as Rolls-Royce and TIMETAT et al. LH. Zhang is a member of the International Society of Impact Engineering and serves as a peer reviewer for Journal of Aerospace Engineering, Polymer Engineering & Science, International Journal of Crashworthiness, Journal of Materials Processing Technology et al.
July 2017 Excellent Dissertation for Master's Degree, South China University of Technology
August 2016 The paper “Constitutive model of aviation transparent polyurethane at high strain rates” was selected as "Top Articles from Outstanding S&T Journals of China in 2015" on F5000 Frontrunner Platform
October 2014 National Scholarship awarded by Ministry of Education of the People’s Republic of China (About $3300)
June 2013 Excellent Dissertation for Bachelor's Degree, South China University of Technology
PHENOMENA 3 Understanding of the effects of temperature and strain rate on isotropic and kinematic hardening of titanium alloys.