Biography

Dr. Herman Shen received his M.S. and Ph.D. degrees from the Department of Aerospace Engineering, the University of Michigan (Michigan) in 1986 and 1989, respectively. He joined the faculty of the Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering at The Ohio State University (OSU) in August 1989. During the past thirty one years, he has received several major awards, which include a research initiation grant from US Air Force, ALCOA Foundation Research Award, and The Ohio State University College of Engineering Lumley Research Award. Dr. Shen has pioneered developments in structural health management framework and fatigue life prediction schemes for gas turbine engines, airframes, composites, additive manufacturing parts, power generation assets, wind turbines, offshore platforms, pipelines, and auto bodies. In addition, the research communities have recognized his recent research efforts in bridging the deep learning and engineering applications in design and manufacturing processes. 

Expertise

On-line structural Health Monitoring and Life Prediction/Assessment

Deep Learning and Machine Intelligence Applications on Engineering Designs & Analysis, Manufacturing Processes, and Health Care

Digital Twin Driven Predictive and Proactive Maintenance Technologies