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Zhenghui Sha

Zhenghui Sha

Assistant Professor

College of Engineering

(MEEG)-Mechanical Engineering

Phone: 479-575-3422

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  • Decision-making in Engineering Design
  • Complex Systems and Complex Networks
  • Social Design and Manufacturing
  • Decision-based Enterprise-driven Design
  • Artificial Intelligence in Design
  • ME 4104 – Machine Element Design 
  • Ph.D., Mechanical Engineering, Purdue University
  • M.S., Mechanical Engineering, Xi’an Jiaotong University
  • B.E., Mechanical Engineering, Xi’an University of Technology

Selected Publications:

  • Z. Sha, K. A. Moolchandani, J. H. Panchal and D. A. DeLaurentis “Modeling Airlines’ Decisions on City-Pair Route Selection Using Discrete Choice Models”, AIAA Journal of Air Transportation, Vol. 24, No. 3, pp. 63-73, 2016.
  • M. Wang, Z. Sha, Y. Huang, N. Contractor, Y. Fu, W. Chen “Forecasting Technological Impacts on Customers’ Co-Consideration Behaviors: A Data-driven Network Analysis Approach”, the Proceedings of 42nd ASME Design Automation Conference, Charlotte, NC., 2016.
  • Z. Sha, K. N. Kannan, J. H. Panchal, “Behavioral Experimentation and Game Theory in Engineering Systems Design”, Journal of Mechanical Design, Transactions of the ASME, volume 137, issue 5, pp: 051405 (10), 2015.
  • Z. Sha, J. H. Panchal, “Estimating Local Decision-Making Behavior in Complex Evolutionary Systems”, Journal of Mechanical Design, Transactions of the ASME, volume 136, issue 6, pp: 061003 (11), 2014.
  • Q. Le, Z. Sha, and J. H. Panchal, “A Generative Network Model for Product Evolution”, Journal of Computing and Information Science in Engineering, Transactions of the ASME, volume 14, issue 11, pp: 011003 (11), 2014.
  • Z. Sha, J. H. Panchal, “Towards the Design of Complex Evolving Networks with High Robustness and Resilience”, Procedia Computer Science, Volume 16, pp. 522-531, 2013. 
  • Postdoctoral Fellow, Northwestern University
  • Open Education Resources Award, University of Arkansas Libraries and the Global Campus, 2017
  • Vice Provost for Faculty Development and Enhancement Travel Award, University of Arkansas, 2017
  • Purdue College of Engineering Travel Award for Excellent PhD Candidate, 2014
  • ASME Robert E. Fulton Best Paper Award, 2013
  • ASME Computer and Information in Engineering Division Poster Award, 2013
  • Purdue Graduate Student Government Travel Award, 2017
  • NSF CMMI Conference Fellowship, 2012
  • ASME DSCC Travel Award, 2011
  • Si-Yuan Innovation Scholarship, Xi'an Jiaotong Univeristy, 2007 – 2010