Gary Wang

Professor, School of Mechatronic Systems Engineering

Education

Ph.D., Mechanical Engineering, University of Victoria, Canada, 1999

M.Sc., Mechanical Engineering, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, China, 1995                 

B.Sc., Mechanical Engineering, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, China, 1992

 

Research interests

  • Design Optimization
  • Hybrid Electrical Vehicles
  • Automotive Systems and Production
  • Design Theories and Methodologies
  • Lean Health Care

Contact:

Tel:
778.782.8495
Email:
gary_wang@sfu.ca
Fax:
778.782.7514
Office:
SFU Surrey, 4162 Galleria
Personal webpage: www.ensc.sfu.ca/~gwa5/index.htm

Teaching interests

  • Solid Mechanics
  • Optimization
  • Design Theories and Methodologies

Recently taught courses

  • ENSC 281 Statics and Strength of Materials
  • ENSC 382 Machine Design
  • ENSC 462/895 Introduction to Engineering Design Optimization

Selected recent publications

  • Wang, H., Shan, S., Wang, G. G., and Li. G., “MPS-based LS-SVR metamodeling technique for crashworthiness optimization, ASME Transactions, Journal of Mechanical Design, Accepted, Feb. 2011.
  • Shan, S., Wang, G. G, “Turning Black box Into White Function,” ASME Transactions, Journal of Mechanical Design, Vol.133, Iss.3, DOI: 10.1115/1.4002978, Feb. 2011.
  • Kazami, M., Wang, G. G., Rahnamayan, S., and Gupta, K., “Global Optimization for Problems with Expensive Objective and Constraint Functions,” ASME Transactions, Journal of Mechanical Design, Vol.133, Iss.1, DOI: 10.1115/1.4003035, Jan. 2011.
  • Khokhar, Z. O., Vahabzadeh , H., Ziai, A., Wang, G.G., Menon, C., “Mixed Variable Pareto Set Pursuing (PSP) Method and its Performance for Multi-Objective Design Optimization, ASME Transactions, Journal of Mechanical Design, Vol. 132,  Issue 7, July 2010, 071009:1-11.
  • Shan, S., and Wang, G. G., “Metamodeling for High Dimensional Simulation-Based Design Problems,” ASME Transactions, Journal of Mechanical Design, Vol. 132, Issue 5, May 2010, 051009:1-11.