Aixi Zhou

TitleProfessor

DepartmentApplied Engineering Technology

Phone336-285-3158

Emailazhou@ncat.edu

Websitehttps://www.linkedin.com/in/aixizhou/

OfficePrice Hall
Room: 100

1601 East Market Street
Greensboro, NC 27411

Aixi Zhou

Education

Ph D: Engineering Mechanics, Virginia Tech, 2002

MS: Mechanical Eng /Manufacturing, Lanzhou University of Technology, 1999

BS: Mechanical Eng /Design and Manufacturing, Shenyang Aerospace University, 1996


Research Interests

Fire protection, combustion and fire systems, engineering materials and structures, advanced manufacturing, energy production and storage, engineering and technology education.


Recent Publications

Hedayati,  Faraz  Yang,  Wenxu  Zhou,  Aixi  ( 2018).  Effects of moisture content and heating condition on pyrolysis and combustion properties of structural fuels.  ( 7,  42,  pp. 741-749).   Fire and Materials.

Bahrani,  Babak  Hemmati,  Vahid  Zhou,  Aixi  Quarles,  Stephen  ( 2018).  Effects of natural weathering on the fire properties of intumescent fire-retardant coatings.  ( 4,  42,  pp. 413-423).   Fire and Materials.

Zhang,  Yu-chun  Zhou,  Aixi  Xiang,  Yue  He,  Chuan  Jiao,  Qizhu  Wan,  Bo  Xie,  Wei  ( 2018).  Evacuation experiments in vertical exit passages in an underwater road shield tunnel.  ( 512,  pp. 1140-1151).   Physica A-Statistical Mechanics and Its Applications.

Caton,  Sara  Gollner,  Michael  Gorham,  Daniel  Zhou,  Aixi  ( 2017).  Review of Pathways for Building Fire Spread in the Wildland Urban Interface Part I: Exposure Conditions.  ( 2,  53,  pp. 429-473).   Fire Technology.

Tian,  Ning  Zhou,  Aixi  ( 2016).  Sensitivity and uncertainty analyses for ignition of fiber-reinforced polymer panels.  ( 3,  40,  pp. 396-415).   Fire and Materials.

Tian,  Ning  Zhou,  Aixi  ( 2015).  An ignition criterion for combustible solids integrating surface temperature and heating rate.  ( 2,  39,  pp. 139-152).   Fire and Materials.

Tian,  Ning  Zhou,  Aixi  ( 2014).  A simplified model for predicting the ignition of FRP composites with validation using intermediate-scale fire experiment data.  ( 3,  38,  pp. 356-380).   Fire and Materials.

Zhang,  Jianping  Zhang,  Kaige  Zhou,  Aixi  Zhou,  Tingjun  Hu,  Danmei  Ren,  Jianxing  ( 2014).  Analysis of Nonlinear Dynamic Response of Wind Turbine Blade Under Fluid-Structure Interaction and Turbulence Effect.  ( 10,  136,  ).   J. of Eng for Gas Turbines and Power-Transactions of ASME.

Yu,  Ziqing  Zhou,  Aixi  ( 2014).  Effect of flame heat flux on thermal response and fire properties of char-forming composite materials.  ( 1,  38,  pp. 100-110).   FIRE AND MATERIALS.

Zhang,  Jianping  Guo,  Liang  Wu,  Helen  Zhou,  Aixi  Hu,  Danmei  Ren,  Jianxing  ( 2014).  The influence of wind shear on vibration of geometrically nonlinear wind turbine blade under fluid-structure interaction.  ( 84,  pp. 14-19).   OCEAN ENGINEERING.

Zhou,  Aixi  Yu,  Ziqing  ( 2014).  Validating Thermal Response Models Using Bench-Scale and Intermediate-Scale Fire Experiment Data.  ( 5,  21,  pp. 412-421).   Mechanics of Advanced Materials and Structures.

Yu,  Ziqing  Zhou,  Aixi  ( 2013).  Fiber Reinforced Polymer Composite Structures in Fire: Modeling and Validation.  ( 5,  20,  pp. 361-372).   Mechanics of Advanced Materials and Structures.

Zhang,  Jian-ping  Wu,  Jiong-lei  Liu,  Yu  Wu,  Helen  Zhou,  Aixi  Wu,  Wen-li  ( 2013).  White OLED Weibull Life Prediction Using Maximum Likelihood Estimation.  ( 1,  41,  pp. 76-80).   Journal of Testing and Evaluation.

Zhang,  Jianping  Liu,  Fang  Liu,  Yu  Wu,  Helen  Wu,  Wenli  Zhou,  Aixi  ( 2012).  A Study of Accelerated Life Test of White OLED Based on Maximum Likelihood Estimation Using Lognormal Distribution.  ( 12,  59,  pp. 3401-3404).   IEEE Transactions on Electron Devices.

Zhuge,  Jinfeng  Gou,  Jihua  Chen,  Ruey-Hung  Zhou,  Aixi  Yu,  Ziqing  ( 2012).  Fire performance and post-fire mechanical properties of polymer composites coated with hybrid carbon nanofiber paper.  ( 1,  124,  pp. 37-48).   Journal of Applied Polymer Science.

Lesko,  John  Peairs,  Daniel  Zhou,  Aixi  Moffitt,  Ronald  Mutnuri,  Bhyrav  Zhang,  Wei  ( 2008).  Rapid prototyping and tooling techniques for pultrusion development.  ( 1,  44,  pp. 65-68).   SAMPE Journal.

Keller,  Thomas  Riebel,  Florian  Zhou,  Aixi  ( 2007).  Multifunctional all-GFRP joint for concrete slab structures.  ( 6,  21,  pp. 1206-1217).   Construction and Building Materials.

Keller,  Thomas  Zhou,  Aixi  ( 2006).  Fatigue behavior of adhesively bonded joints composed of pultruded GFRP adherends for civil infrastructure applications.  ( 8,  37,  pp. 1119-1130).   Composites Part A - Applied Science and Manufacturing.

Keller,  Thomas  Riebel,  Florian  Zhou,  Aixi  ( 2006).  Multifunctional hybrid GFRP/steel joint for concrete slab structures.  ( 6,  10,  pp. 550-560).   Journal of Composites for Construction.

Keller,  Thomas  Tracy,  Craig  Zhou,  Aixi  ( 2006).  Structural response of liquid-cooled GFRP slabs subjected to fire - Part 1: Material and post-fire modeling.  ( 9,  37,  pp. 1286-1295).   Composites Part A - Applied Science and Manufacturing.

Keller,  Thomas  Tracy,  Craig  Zhou,  Aixi  ( 2006).  Structural response of liquid-cooled GFRP slabs subjected to fire - Part II: Thermo-chemical and thermo-mechanical modeling.  ( 9,  37,  pp. 1296-1308).   Composites Part A - Applied Science and Manufacturing.