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Faculty Profile

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Name: Jiong Tang
Title: Professor & Director of ME Graduate Studies
Department: Other
E-Mail: jtang@engr.uconn.edu
Personal/Lab Website: http://ssdl.engr.uconn.edu
Program/Department Website: http://me.engr.uconn.edu/faculty/tang-jiong/
Office Telephone: (860) 486-5911

Keywords | Categories: automatic and robust control, Mechanical Engineering, modeling and computational analysis of complex engineering systems, rotor dynamics, sensing and monitoring, structural dynamics, system dynamics, vibration analysis and suppression

Professional Summary

Dr. Tang’s research has been focused on the areas of Dynamics and Control, and he has extensive project experience working with industry. His main research falls into the following areas: 1) modeling, analysis, and robust design of complex engineering systems combining physical principles (e.g., finite element method) and sensor measurements; 2) vibration reduction and mitigation using passive/active/hybrid approaches; 3) hardware-oriented precision control; 4) sensing and monitoring of structural systems and machinery systems based on new sensor hardware and signal analysis tools; and 5) smart structures development using functional materials such as piezoelectric material and electrical circuitry synthesis.