Professor YuanTong Gu

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Faculty of Engineering,
School of Mech., Medical & Process Engineering

Personal details


Head of School, Mechanical, Medical and Process Engineering
Faculty of Engineering,
School of Mech., Medical & Process Engineering


Computational mechanics, Materials engineering, Mechanical engineering, Nanotechnology, Biomechanics

Research field

Mechanical Engineering, Materials Engineering, Nanotechnology

Field of Research code, Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification (ANZSRC), 2008


  • PhD (National University of Singapore)
  • GRADUATE CERTIFICATE IN EDUCATION (Queensland University of Technology)

Professional memberships and associations

  • Executive Committee Member: The International Association of Applied Mechanics
  • Executive Committee Member, Australia Association for Computational Mechanics (2010-present)
  • Elected General Council Member, Asian-Pacific Association for Computational Mechanics(2012-present)
  • Member, Association for Computational Mechanics (2003-present)
  • Certificated senior programmer and software engineer of China Computer Engineer Society (1993-)
  • Conference Chair (2015): The 2nd Australasian Conference on Computational Mechanics, Brisbane(more than 200 attendees)
  • Conference Co-Chairman (2016): The 7th International Conference on Computational Methods, USA
  • Conference Co-Chairman (2015): The 6th International Conference on Computational Methods, NZ
  • Conference Co-Chairman (2014): The 5th International Conference on Computational Methods, UK
  • Conference Chair (2012): The 4th International Conference on Computational Methods (ICCM2012), Gold Coast(more than 290 attendees)
  • Associate Editor: Engineering Analysis with Boundary Elements (Q1 journal)
  • International Subject Editor: Applied Mathematical Modelling (Q1 journal)
  • Editorial Board Member:  Theoretical & Applied Mechanics Letters
  • Editorial Board Member:  Journal of Multibody System Dynamics  (Q1 journal)
  • Editorial Board Member:  International Journal of Computational Methods  (Q1 journal)


Teaching areas

  • Dynamics

  • Machinery dynamics

  • Vibration

  • Advanced tribology

  • Finite element analysis

  • Engineering project management.


Selected publications

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Selected research projects

Projects listed above are funded by Australian Competitive Grants. Projects funded from other sources are not listed due to confidentiality agreements.


Current supervisions