Yuan Tong Gu
Professor YuanTong Gu is now the discipline leader (the department head) of mechanical engineering and the Director of a research lab in School of Chemistry, Physics and Mechanical Engineering of QUT. He is a previous prestigious Australian ARC Future Fellow. His research interests include Computational mechanics; Biomechanics; Nanomaterials and Mechanical Engineering. He has secured over $6 million in competitive and industry funding. He authored more than 200 refereed journal publications and one popular book. Most of his publications are in highly ranked journals including AFM, CMAME, IJNME, Nano Letters, Carbon. His expertise has been acknowledged through appointments as Editor-in-Chief for two journals including Australian Journal of Mechanical Engineering (2013-2016), Associate Editor for a prestigious journal, Engineering Analysis with Boundary Elements, International subject editor for Applied Mathematical Modelling, and an Editorial Board Member for other four journals. He served as the conference chair for the 4th International Conference on Computational Methods held at Gold Coast in 2012 and The 2nd Australasian Conference on Computational Mechanics held at Brisbane in 2015.