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Biography

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, Naval Engineering University, China

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

Research Degree Supervision

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Research Output 2013 2018

  • 6 Article
  • 2 Conference contribution
fault detection
acoustic emission
Condition monitoring
Acoustic emissions
Fault detection

Addressing the UK-spec competence level: Challenges in programme design and delivery in a diversifying engineering HE sector

Tittagala, R., Hadidimoud, S. & Liang, B. 2016 International Symposium on Engineering Education - Interdisciplinary Engineering - Breaking Boundaries: ISEE 2016 Conference Proceedings. Kapranos, P. (ed.). Manchester: University of Manchester, p. 255-263 9 p. 10

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Open Access
engineer
engineering
qualification
project studies
student
13 Citations

Adaptive noise cancelling and time-frequency techniques for rail surface defect detection

Liang, B., Iwnicki, S., Ball, A. & Young, A. E. 1 Mar 2015 In : Mechanical Systems and Signal Processing. 54, p. 41-51 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Surface defects
Condition monitoring
Failure analysis
Rails
Additive noise
3 Citations

The Higher Order Spectrum Analysis for Fault Pattern Extraction of Induction Motors

Liang, B. 30 Jul 2015 9th International Conference on Power Electronics and ECCE Asia (ICPE-ECCE Asia), (Seoul, 1-5 June 2015). Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., p. 1579-1584 6 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Induction motors
Spectrum analysis
Vibration analysis
Failure analysis
Experiments
6 Citations

Friction coefficient estimation using an unscented Kalman filter

Zhao, Y., Liang, B. & Iwnicki, S. 30 May 2014 In : Vehicle System Dynamics. 52, SUPPL. 1, p. 220-234 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Kalman filters
Friction
Creep
Braking performance
Traction motors