Zhipeng Lei
Ph.d. Candidate and Teaching Assistant
Department of Mechanical Engineering
Texas Tech University, Lubbock, TX
1+806-742-3579 (Work)

Ph. D. in Mechanical Engineering, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, Texas, Expected 5/2014, GPA 4.0
Ph.D. Dissertation title: Simulation-Based Assessment and Design for N95 Filtering Facepiece Respirator
Advisor: James Yang

M. S. in Mechanical Engineering, Wuhan University, Wuhan, China, 6/2009, GPA 3.5
Master Thesis title: Galloping Simulation and its Prevention on Single Conductor
Advisor: Shijing Wu

B. S. in Mechanical Engineering, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, Wuhan, China, 6/2007, GPA 3.4
Bachelor Project title: Design of Information System for Library Smart-card
Advisor: Jianxin Zhu

Research Interests

Professional Experience
Research Assistant
Human-Centric Design Research Lab, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Texas Tech University (09/2008-present)
Funded by National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH)
Project list:

FEA Study of Respirator/head Contact

Dynamic FEA Study of Respirator and Head Movement

CFD Study of Respirator and Human Breathing

Particle simulation for Respirator Fit Factor

Mesh Generation for Complex Geometry

New Respirator Design for Improving Respirator Fit

Teaching Assistant
Department of Mechanical Engineering, Texas Tech University (08/2008-08/2009, 05/2013-present)
Course list:

Honors and Awards

Travel Grant

Journal Reviews

Conference Paper Review

Submitted/ Under Revision

Peer-Reviewed Journal Publications

Peer-Reviewed Conference Publications

Books and Chapters

Technical Reports