Dr. Nan Wu is the PI of the Vibration and Acoustics lab at the Department of Mechanical Engineering, Price Faculty of Engineering, University of Manitoba. He obtained his Ph.D. degree in May 2012 from the University of Manitoba.
Dr. Wu is currently working as an Associate Professor at the Department of Mechanical Engineering – the University of Manitoba with teaching and research interests in the fields of Mechanical Vibration, Smart Materials and Structures, Metamaterials, Nano-technology and their applications to Structural Health Monitoring, Structural Enhancement, and Energy Harvesting.
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Structure Health Monitoring:
Structural health monitoring with vibration analysis and smart materials
Spatial wavelet analysis and its application in structural health monitoring
Dynamics of damaged structures
Smart Materials and Structures:
Active structural repair and enhancement with smart materials
Energy harvesting with piezoelectric materials
Load Path Analysis and Structure Design:
Design and optimization
Molecule transportation with carbon nanotubes (CNT)
CNT reinforced composite materials
Please check the full publication list in the CV.