Fei Zheng **** ********* *****, *******, ** ****
Fresh PhD in Mechanical Engineering with 4 years experience in CFD analysis, coupled with an understanding and experience of Solar energy engineering and Electrical Engineering.
SUMMARY OF QUALIFICATIONS
4 years of experience on CFD analysis on flow, combustion and heat transfer, with ANSYS CFX
Ability and experience in generating CFD code with FORTRAN and MATLAB
Solid knowledge in Fluid Dynamics, Heat Transfer, Combustion, acoustic and control process
8 years of experience in solar energy engineering
2 years of experience in Single-chip Micro Computer (SMC) and Circuit board
keywords: CFD, fluid dynamics, heat transfer, solar energy, control, circuit board
NC State University Raleigh, NC
PhD in Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, August 2009
Dissertation topic: Computational Investigation of High Speed Pulsejets
Chinese Academy of Sciences Beijing, China
M.e. in Electrical Engineering, July 2003
Dissertation topic: SUN-TRACKING SYSTEM USE SMC 80C196KC
University of Science and Technology of China Hefei, Anhui, China
B.S. in Thermal Science and Energy Engineering, July 1997
Aug. 2005 to Present Dept. of Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering, NC State University Raleigh, NC
Research & Teaching Assistant
CFD analysis of compressible flow, heat transfer, combustion and acoustic process in pulsed propulsion device.
Precisely predicted flow field inside and outside pulsejets
Developed principles for valveless pulsejet designation
Multi-step combustion process with NO emission
Multi-phase flow and combustion simulation
Generated MATLAB simulink model including 1D CFD model for quick estimation
Teaching Assistant for Fluid dynamics, IC engine, Thermodynamics and heat transfer.
Aug. 1997 to Jul. 2005 Institute of Electrical Engineering, Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) Beijing, China
1 kWp Dish/Stirling Solar Thermal Power System. Preside over control system
Medium temperature solar thermal utilities. Develop, design, and onsite installation of optical system, pipe system and structure.
Control panel with Single-chip Micro Computer (SMC). Circuit Board designation and Programming.
Photovoltaic power station: Technical and social data collection; onsite installation
Solar water heater system design and installation.
presentations & conferences
Presented topic: 'Effect of Inlet Size and Interior Obstructions on Valveless Pulsejets'
43rd AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference & Exhibit, July 8-11, 2007, Cincinnati, OH
Presented topic: 'Numerical Study of Pulsejet Operation in an Enclosure'
6th u.s. national combustion meeting, May 17-21, 2009, Ann Arbor, MI
Committee member of NCSU CSSFA from May 2006 to June 2007
Manage picking up and temporary resident for new students from China.
Organize picnic party.
F. Zheng, D.E. Paxson, A.V. Kuznetsov and W.L. Roberts, 'Numerical Study of a Pulsejet-Driven Ejector', 45th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference & Exhibit, AIAA 2009-5185, 2009
F. Zheng, A. V. Kuznetsov and W. L. Roberts, 'Numerical Study of Pulsejet Operation in an Enclosure', 6th u.s. national combustion meeting, 23A2, 2009
T. Geng, D. E. Paxson, F. Zheng, A. V. Kuznetsov, and W. L. Roberts, 'Comparison Between Numerically Simulated and Experimentally Measured Flowfield Quantities Behind a Pulsejet', 44th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference & Exhibit, AIAA 2008-5046, 2008
F. Zheng, R. L. Ordon, T.D. Scharton, A. V. Kuznetsov and W. L. Roberts, 'A New Acoustic Model for valveless pulsejets and its application to optimization thrust', Journal of Engineering for Gas Turbines and Power, 130(4): No. 041***, ****
F. Zheng, T. Geng, A. V. Kuznetsov and W. L. Roberts, 'Numerical study of the effect of inlet size and adding inner object on the performance of valveless pulsejets', 43rd AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference & Exhibit, AIAA-2007-5056, 2007.
T. Geng, F. Zheng, A.V. Kuznetsov, and W.L. Roberts, 'NUMERICAL SIMULATION ON THE EFFECT OF STARTING VORTEX RING ON PULSEJET THRUST', 43rd AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference & Exhibit, AIAA 2007-5051, 2007
F. Zheng, C. Basciano, J. Li, A.V. Kuznetsov, 'Fluid dynamics of cell cytokinesis - numerical analysis of intracellular flow during cell division', Heat and Mass Transfer, 34, pp. 1-7, 2007.
T. Geng, F. Zheng, A.P. Kiker, A.V. Kuznetsov, W.L. Roberts, 'Experimental and numerical investigation of an 8-cm valveless pulsejet', Experimental Thermal and Fluid Science, 31, pp. 641¨C647, 2007
F. Zheng, A. Li, 'A Novel CPC Concentrator', 2nd International Energy Conversion Engineering Conference, AIAA-2004-5643.
Zheng, Fei, 'SUN-TRACKING SYSTEM USE SMC 80C196KC', Energy Engineering, 6, pp. 18-20, 2003.