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Dr Bo Liang previously received his BEng and MPhil degrees in engine design and manufacturing in 1982 and 1985 in China.

From 1985 to 1995, he became a Lecturer, a Senior Lecturer and then an Associate Professor at one of prestigious universities in China. In 1996 he was awarded a Sino-British Friendship Scholarship to do his PhD studying in mechanical engineering at the University of Manchester and received his PhD degree in 2000.

2016-present Senior Lecturer, Department of Engineering and Technology, University of Huddersfield, Huddersfield HD1 3DH, UK

2013- 2016     Senior Lecturer, Department of Engineering and Mathematics, Sheffield Hallam University, Sheffield S1 1WB, UK

2011-2013       Senior Research Fellow, Institute of Railway Research, University of Huddersfield, UK

2001-2011      Senior Research fellow, Department of Engineering and Technology, Manchester Metropolitan University, Manchester, UK

1999-2001       Research Fellow, Cranfield University, UK

1995-1996       Research Engineer, WM Engineering Ltd, Manchester, UK

1985-1995       Lecturer, Senior Lecturer and Associate Professor, School of Mechanical Engineering, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, China

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 7 - Affordable and Clean Energy
  • SDG 9 - Industry, Innovation, and Infrastructure

Research Expertise and Interests

  • Dynamic system modelling and simulation
  • Mechatronics system design and development
  • Electrical motor and control
  • Embedded system design
  • Smart sensor and data fusion
  • Vibration and noise control
  • Condition monitoring and fault diagnosis


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  • The UNIfied Conference of DAMAS, InCoME and TEPEN Conferences

    Fengshou Gu (Member of programme committee), Pavlos Lazaridis (Member of programme committee), Len Gelman (Member of programme committee), Rakesh Mishra (Member of programme committee), Adam Bevan (Member of programme committee), Joao Pombo (Member of programme committee), Xiuquan Sun (Member of programme committee), Zuolu Wang (Member of programme committee), Helen Miao (Member of programme committee), Ming Luo (Member of programme committee), Bo Liang (Member of programme committee), Zewen Zhou (Member of programme committee), Yinghang He (Member of programme committee), Xiaoyu Zhao (Member of programme committee), Dawei Shi (Member of programme committee) & Zhifeng Hu (Member of programme committee)

    29 Aug 20231 Sep 2023

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