Chenn Q Zhou
Department of Mechanical Engineering
Purdue University Center for Innovation through Visualization and Simulation
Purdue University Calumet
She was awarded PhD in Mechanical Engineering from Carnegie Mellon University in the year 1991. She holds a Master Degree (MSc) Power Engineering from Nanjing University of Aeronautical & Astronautics, China, in the year 1984, and a Bachelor’s Degree (BSc) in Power Engineering from Nanjing University of Aeronautical & Astronautics, China in 1982. She has extended her valuable service as a Professor in Mechanical Engineering since August 2000 and has been a recipient of many award and grants. Currently, she is working as an Professor for Purdue University Calumet and also holds the positions of Director, Steel Manufacturing Simulation and Visualization Consortium (August 2015 – present),Director, Center for Innovation through Visualization and Simulation (July 2009 – present),Interim Associate Vice Chancellor for Research and Graduate Studies (July 2012 – August 2015),Director, Engineering Outreach (August 2011 – June 2012),Department Head of Mechanical Engineering (July 2005 – July 2011),Interim Department Head of Electrical and Computer Engineering (July 2005 – June 2009), Engineering Graduate Program Director (August 2001 – June 2005). Her international experience includes various programs, contributions and participation in different countries for diverse fields of study. Her research interests as a Professor reflect in her wide range of publications in various national and international journals. She is the Editorial Board Member of several journals and serves as a member of various associations. She is committed to highest standards of excellence and it proves through her authorship of many books.