Basic Information

 

Linbo Zhu

Ph. D, Lecturer

Contact

School of Chemical Engineering and Technology, XJTU

No.28, Xianning West Road, Xi'an, Shaanxi

710049, P.R. China

Email: linbozhu@mail.xjtu.edu.cn

Collaborative team:

       Digital Design and Manufacturing Center

       http://www.ddml-xjtu.com/Default.aspx

Education

2015.102016.10    Visitor of Static and Dynamic Sealing Laboratory, University of Quebec

2010.092017.06    Doctor of Philosophy Candidate in Mechanical Engineering, School of Mechanical Engineering, Xi'an Jiaotong University

2003.092010.07    Master of Science in Mechanical Design and Theory, School of Construction Machinery, Chang’an University

Research Interests

(1) Reliability of bolted assemblies: Layout design of bolted joints, Optimization for the tightening sequence, In service behavior of bolted joints

(2) Stress and strength analysis: Hydraulically expanded tube-to-tubesheet joints, Performance evaluation criteria for heat exchangers, Software development of stress analysis

(3) Leak predication and control: Creep-relaxation of joints, Leak testing of gasketed joints

Conference

  • 2018.07  Proceedings of the ASME 2018 Pressure Vessels and Piping Conference (PVP2018), Prague, Czech Republic.
  • 2017.07  Proceedings of the ASME 2017 Pressure Vessels and Piping Conference (PVP2017),Waikoloa Village, Hawaii, United States.
  • 2016.07  Proceedings of the ASME 2016 Pressure Vessels and Piping Conference (PVP2016), Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.
  • 2012.11  Proceedings of the ASME 2012 International Mechanical Engineering Congress & Exposition (IMECE2012), Houston, Texas, USA.
Selected Publications

  1. Linbo Zhu, Yifei Hou, Abdel-Hakim Bouzid, et al. On the Design of Contact Member Surface Shape of Bolted Joints to Minimize Clamping Load Loss[C]. Prague, Czech Republic: ASME 2018 Pressure Vessels and Piping Conference, 2018.
  2. Linbo Zhu, Abdel-Hakim Bouzid*, Jun Hong, et al. Elastic Interaction in Bolted Flange Joints: An Analytical Model to Predict and Optimize Bolt Load[J]. Journal of Pressure Vessel Technology-ASME Transaction, 2018, 140 (4): 041202-041202-041210.
  3. Linbo Zhu*, Abdel-Hakim Bouzid, Jun Hong. Analytical evaluation of elastic interaction in bolted flange joints[J]. International Journal of Pressure Vessels and Piping, 2018, 165: 176-184.
  4. Abdel-Hakim Bouzid, Linbo Zhu. A study of neighbouring tube expansion effect on the residual contact pressure of tube-to-tubesheet joints[J]. International Journal of Pressure Vessels and Piping, 2018, 165: 185-192.
  5. Linbo Zhu*, Abdel-Hakim Bouzid, Jun Hong. Numerical and experimental study of elastic interaction in bolted flange joints[J]. Journal of Pressure Vessel Technology-ASME Transaction, 2017, 139 (2): 7.
  6. Linbo Zhu, Jun Hong*, Xiangjun Jiang. On controlling preload and estimating anti-loosening performance in threaded fasteners based on accurate contact modeling[J]. Tribology International, 2016, 95: 181-191.
  7. Linbo Zhu, Jun Hong*, Guoqing Yang, et al. Experimental study on initial loss of tension in bolted joints[J]. Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers Part C-Journal of Mechanical Engineering Science, 2016, 230 (10): 1685-1696.
  8. Linbo Zhu, Jun Hong*, Guoqing Yang, et al. The slippage analysis at bearing surface of bolted joints due to cyclic transverse loads[C]. Houston, TX, United states: ASME 2012 International Mechanical Engineering Congress & Exposition, 2012: 685-690.
  9. Abdel-Hakim Bouzid*, Linbo Zhu. Effect of adjacent tube expansion on the residual contact pressure of tube-to-tubesheet joints[C]. Vancouver, British Columbia. Canada: ASME 2016 Pressure Vessels and Piping Conference, 2016.