School of Engineering

Staff Profile

Dr Liang Cheng

Research Associate

Background

Qualifications

2009-2013 PhD Degree in Sensor Technology, Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Newcastle University (NU), UK

2007-2008 MSc Degree in Communications and Signal Processing, Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Imperial College London, UK

2003-2007 BSc Degree in Electronics, Peking University, China

Research

More than 7-year experience in Non-destructive testing & evaluation and Structural health monitoring in electromagnetics, thermography and ultrasonics, including four years in eddy current pulsed thermography, three years in EMAT and guided wave. 

Strong skills in R&D, project management, system development and evaluation, signal processing and feature extraction algorithms.

Applications cover renewable energy, oil & gas, power generation and rail. 

Currently, he is working with NewRail on INNOWAG project on condition monitoring of wagon, and DESTINATE project on noise reduction.

Publications