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Dr Wanqun Chen

Research Associate


Dr. Wanqun Chen joined School of Engineering of Newcastle University in 2015. Previously he worked at Harbin institute of technology, University of Strathclyde and University of Huddersfield in UK, where he performed research under two number of EPSRC projects in developing precision machine tools and vibration assisted micro milling. Currently his work in precision manufacturing is focused on ultra-precision machine design, dynamic analysis and ultra-precision machining. He has published more than 60 peer reviewed papers and 6 patents. One of his paper won the B. John Davies best paper prize for papers published in IJAMT 2015. Currently he is working on a NSFC (National Science Foundation of China) project as PI and a number of other projects as co-I.

Area of expertise: ultraprecision machining, vibration assisted machining, machine tool design

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