Dr Lei Chen

Lei Chen
Senior Lecturer
School of Mechanical Engineering
Faculty of Engineering, Computer and Mathematical Sciences

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Dr Lei Chen

Appointments

Date Position Institution name
2004 senior lecturer the university of adelaide

Research Interests

Artificial Intelligence, Automation and Control Engineering, Building Science and Techniques, Dynamics, Vibration and Vibration Control, Heat and Mass Transfer Operations, Manufacturing Robotics and Mechatronics, Power and Energy Systems Engineering, Robotics and Automation

Journals

Year Citation
2017 Qin, J., Hu, E., Nathan, G. J. & Chen, L. (2017). Concentrating or non-concentrating solar collectors for solar Aided Power Generation?. Energy Conversion and Management, 152, 281-290.
10.1016/j.enconman.2017.09.054
2017 Mirsepahi, A., Mehdizadeh, A., Chen, L., O'Neill, B. & Mohammadzaheri, M. (2017). Comparison of inverse modelling and optimization-based methods in the heat flux estimation problem of an irradiative dryer/furnace. Journal of Computational Science, 19, 77-85.
10.1016/j.jocs.2017.01.007
2017 Mirsepahi, A., Chen, L. & O Neill, B. (2017). An artificial intelligence solution for heat flux estimation using temperature history; a two-input/two-output problem. Chemical Engineering Communications, 204, 3, 289-294.
10.1080/00986445.2016.1253008
2017 ahamed Khan, R., Ghomashchi, R., xie, Z. & chen, L. (2017). Powder processing and characterisation of a quinary Ni-Mn-Co-Sn-Cu Heusler alloy. Powder Technology, -.
10.1016/j.powtec.2017.10.017
2016 Wu, J. W., Chen, L. & Hu, E. J. (2016). Performance estimation of adsorption cooling cycle with sorption hysteresis. Applied Thermal Engineering, 105, 159-162.
10.1016/j.applthermaleng.2016.05.154
2016 Tang, D., Chen, L., Hu, E. & Tian, Z. F. (2016). A novel actuator controller: delivering a practical solution to realization of active-truss-based morphing wings. IEEE Transactions on Industrial Electronics, 63, 10, 6226-6237.
10.1109/TIE.2016.2580520
2015 Huang, H., Chen, L. & Hu, E. (2015). A new model predictive control scheme for energy and cost savings in commercial buildings: an airport terminal building case study. Building and Environment, 89, 203-216.
10.1016/j.buildenv.2015.01.037
2015 Wu, J. W., Madani, S. H., Biggs, M. J., Phillip, P., Lei, C. & Hu, E. J. (2015). Characterizations of activated carbon-methanol adsorption pair including the heat of adsorptions. Journal of Chemical and Engineering Data, 60, 6, 1727-1731.
10.1021/je501113y
2015 Miri, N., Mohammadzaheri, M. & Chen, L. (2015). An evolutionary approach to physics-based modelling of piezoelectric actuators, supported by a critical review and experimental results. International Journal of Mechanical Engineering and Automation, 2, 8, 335-347.
2015 Miri, N., Mohammadzaheri, M. & Chen, L. (2015). An enhanced physics-based model to estimate the displacement of piezoelectric actuators. Journal of Intelligent Material Systems and Structures, 26, 11, 1442-1451.
10.1177/1045389X14546648
2015 Mohammadzaheri, M., Chen, L., Mirsepahi, A., Ghanbari, M. & Tafreshi, R. (2015). Neuro-predictive control of an infrared dryer with a feedforward-feedback approach. Asian Journal of Control, 17, 6, 1972-1977.
10.1002/asjc.1038
2015 Huang, H., Chen, L. & Hu, E. (2015). A neural network-based multi-zone modelling approach for predictive control system design in commercial buildings. Energy and Buildings, 97, 86-97.
10.1016/j.enbuild.2015.03.045
2014 Mirsepahi, A., Chen, L. & O'Neill, B. (2014). A comparative approach of inverse modelling applied to an irradiative batch dryer employing several artificial neural networks. International Communications in Heat and Mass Transfer, 53, 164-173.
10.1016/j.icheatmasstransfer.2014.02.028
2013 Mirsepahi, A., Chen, L. & O'Neill, B. (2013). A comparative artificial intelligence approach to inverse heat transfer modeling of an irradiative dryer. International Communications in Heat and Mass Transfer, 41, 19-27.
10.1016/j.icheatmasstransfer.2012.09.011
2012 Mirsepahi, A., Mohammadzaheri, M., Chen, L. & O'Neill, B. (2012). An artificial intelligence approach to inverse heat transfer modeling of an irradiative dryer. International Communications in Heat and Mass Transfer, 39, 1, 40-45.
10.1016/j.icheatmasstransfer.2011.09.015
2012 Mirsepahi, A., Mohammadzaheri, M., Chen, L. & O'Neill, B. (2012). Erratum to "An artificial intelligence approach to inverse heat transfer modeling of an irradiative dryer". [Int. Comm. Heat Mass Trans. 39 (2012) 40-45].. International Communications in Heat and Mass Transfer, 39, 6, 885-.
10.1016/j.icheatmasstransfer.2012.05.001
2012 Huang, H., Chen, L., Mohammadzaheri, M. & Hu, E. (2012). A new zone temperature predictive modeling for energy saving in buildings. S. Abanteriba (Ed.). Proceedings of Evolving Energy, the IEF International Energy Congress 2012, as published in Procedia Engineering, 49, 142-151.
10.1016/j.proeng.2012.10.122
2012 Chen, L. (2012). Distributed hybrid vibration absorbers for shock and forced vibrations. Applied Mechanics and Materials, 166 - 169, 1709-1712.
10.4028/www.scientific.net/AMM.166-169.1709
2012 Mohammadzaheri, M., Chen, L. & Grainger, S. (2012). A critical review of the most popular types of neuro control. Asian Journal of Control, 14, 1, 1-11.
10.1002/asjc.449
2011 Mohammadzaheri, M. & Chen, L. (2011). Intelligent control of a nonlinear tank reactor. Asian Journal of Control, 13, 3, 439-444.
10.1002/asjc.347
2011 Chen, L., Askarian, S., Mohammadzaheri, M. & Samadi, F. (2011). Simulation and experimental study of inverse heat conduction problem. Advanced Materials Research, 233-235, 2820-2823.
10.4028/www.scientific.net/AMR.233-235.2820
2010 Mohammadzaheri, M. & Chen, L. (2010). Double-command fuzzy control of a nonlinear CSTR. Korean Journal of Chemical Engineering, 27, 1, 19-31.
10.2478/s11814-009-0347-8
2010 Mohammadzaheri, M. & Chen, L. (2010). Double-command feedforward-feedback control of a nonlinear plant. Korean Journal of Chemical Engineering, 27, 5, 1372-1376.
10.1007/s11814-010-0258-8
2010 Mohammadzaheri, M. & Chen, L. (2010). Intelligent predictive control of a model helicopter's yaw angle. Asian Journal of Control, 12, 6, 667-679.
10.1002/asjc.243
2009 Chen, L., He, F. & Sammut, K. (2009). Vibration suppression of a principal parametric resonance. Journal of Vibration and Control, 15, 3, 439-463.
10.1177/1077546308091217
2009 Mohammadzaheri, M., Chen, L., Ghaffari, A. & Willison, J. (2009). A combination of linear and nonlinear activation functions in neural networks for modeling a de-superheater. Simulation Modelling Practice and Theory, 17, 2, 398-407.
10.1016/j.simpat.2008.09.015
2009 Mohammadzaheri, M. & Chen, L. (2009). Design and stability discussion of an hybrid intelligent controller for an unordinary system. Asian Journal of Control, 11, 5, 476-488.
10.1002/asjc.129
2008 Mohammadzaheri, M. & Chen, L. (2008). Hybrid Neuro-Predictive-Fuzzy Algorithm for a Model Helicopter’s Yaw Angle Control. Engineering Letters, 16, 1, 18-26.
2007 Chen, L., Hansen, C., He, F. & Sammut, K. (2007). Active nonlinear vibration absorber design for flexible structures. International Journal of Acoustics and Vibration, 12, 2, 51-59.
2005 Chen, L. & Hansen, C. (2005). Active vibration control of a magnetorheological sandwich beam. Annual Conference of the Australian Acoustical Society 2005, Acoustics 2005: Acoustics in a Changing Environment, 74-79.

Conference Papers

Year Citation
2017 tang, D., chen, L., tian, Z. & hu, E. (2017). Nonlinear Optimal Control for Active Suppression of Airfoil Flutter via a Novel Neural-Network-Based Controller. 2017 25th Mediterranean Conference on Control and Automation. Valletta, Malta.
10.1109/MED.2017.7984127
2016 Huang, H., Chen, L. & Hu, E. (2016). Reducing energy consumption for buildings under system uncertainty through robust MPC with adaptive bound estimator. 4th International High Performance Buildings Conference at Purdue. West Lafayette, Indiana, USA.
2015 Sergiienko, N. & Chen, L. (2015). Adaptive head stabilisation system for a snake-like robot. Australasian Conference on Robotics and Automation 2014 (ACRA 2014). Melbourne, Australia.
2015 Tang, D., Chen, L. & Tian, Z. F. (2015). Neural-network based online policy iteration for continuous-time infinite-horizon optimal control of nonlinear systems. 3rd IEEE China Summit & International Conference on Signal and Information processing (ChinaSIP 2015). Chengdu, China.
10.1109/ChinaSIP.2015.7230513
2015 Huang, H., Chen, L. & Hu, E. (2015). A hybrid model predictive control scheme for energy and cost savings in commercial buildings: simulation and experiment. 2015 American Control Conference (ACC). Chicago, USA.
10.1109/ACC.2015.7170745
2015 McLean, L., Chen, L. & Robertson, W. (2015). A robotic joint sensor. Australasian Conference on Robotics and Automation. Canberra, ACT.
2014 Tang, D., Chen, L. & Hu, E. (2014). A novel unknown-input estimator for disturbance estimation and compensation. Australasian Conference on Robotics and Automation (ACRA). Melbourne, Vic..
2014 Huang, H., Chen, L. & Hu, E. (2014). Model predictive control for energy-efficient buildings: An airport terminal building study. 11th IEEE International Conference on Control and Automation (ICCA). Taichung, TAIWAN.
10.1109/ICCA.2014.6871061
2013 Miri, N., Mohammadzaheri, M., Chen, L., Grainger, S. & Bazghaleh, M. (2013). Physics-based modelling of a piezoelectric actuator using genetic algorithm. IEEE Symposium on Industrial Electronics and Applications. Kuching, Malaysia.
10.1109/ISIEA.2013.6738960
2013 Miri, N., Mohammadzaheri, M. & Chen, L. (2013). Optical sensing by polystyrene microspheres. IEEE/ASME International Conference on Advanced Intelligent Mechatronics (AIM). Wollongong, NSW, Australia.
10.1109/AIM.2013.6584338
2013 Miri, N., Mohammadzaheri, M. & Chen, L. (2013). A comparative study of different physics-based approaches to modelling of piezoelectric actuators. IEEE/ASME International Conference on Advanced Intelligent Mechatronics (AIM). Wollongong.
10.1109/AIM.2013.6584259
2013 Huang, H., Chen, L., Mohammadzaheri, M., Hu, E. & Chen, M. (2013). Multi-zone temperature prediction in a commercial building using artificial neural network model. IEEE International Conference on Control and Automation (ICCA). Hangzhou, China.
10.1109/ICCA.2013.6565010
2010 Mohammadzaheri, M., Chen, L., Mirsepahi, A., Ghanbari, M. & Prime, Z. (2010). Hybrid intelligent control of an infrared dryer. Chemeca: Australasian Conference on Chemical Engineering. Adelaide, Australia.
2010 Ghanbari, M., Mirsepahi, A., Mohammadzaheri, M., Abhary, K. & Chen, L. (2010). Neural network based solution for modelling of an infrared furnace. Chemeca: Australasian Conference on Chemical Engineering. Adelaide.
2010 Mohammadzaheri, M. & Chen, L. (2010). A design approach for feedback-feedforward control systems. American Control Conference. Baltimore, MD.
2010 Aryan, P., Mohammadzaheri, M., Chen, L., Ghanbari, M. & Mirsepahi, A. (2010). GA-IMC based PID control design for an infrared dryer. Chemeca: Australasian Conference on Chemical Engineering. Adelaide.
2009 Wang, X., Lu, T. & Chen, L. (2009). Synchronization and time resolution improvement for 802.11 WLAN OWPT Measurement. International MultiConference of Engineers and Computer Scientists (IMECS). Hong Kong.
10.1061/41064(358)378
2009 Mohammadzaheri, M. & Chen, L. (2009). Intelligent control of a nonlinear tank reactor based on lyapunov direct method. IEEE International Conference on Industrial Technology. Gippsland.
10.1109/ICIT.2009.4939554
2009 Mohammadzaheri, M., Chen, L., Behnia-Willison, F. & Askarian, S. (2009). Double-command feedforward-feedback control of a nonlinear plant. IEEE International Conference on Control and Automation (ICCA). New Zealand.
10.1109/ICCA.2009.5410371
2009 Chen, L. (2009). Using Magnetorheological(MR) Fluid as Distributed Actuators for Smart Structures. 4th IEEE Conference on Industrial Electronics and Applications. Xian, PEOPLES R CHINA.
2009 Mohammadzaheri, M., Chen, L., Behnia-Willison, F. & Aryan, P. (2009). A design approach for feedback-feedforward control systems. IEEE International Conference on Control and Automation (ICCA). New Zealand.
10.1109/ICCA.2009.5410298
2009 Chen, L. (2009). Using Magnetorheological (MR) Fluid as Distributed Actuators for Smart Structures. IEEE Conference on Industrial Electronics and Applications (ICIEA). China.
10.1109/ICIEA.2009.5138393
2008 Mohammadzaheri, M. & Chen, L. (2008). Design and stability discussion of a hybrid intelligent controller. International Federation of Automatic Control World Congress (IFAC). Korea.
10.3182/20080706-5-KR-1001.00252
2008 Mohammadzaheri, M. & Chen, L. (2008). Control inertia and fuzzy brakes. International Symposium on Mechatronics and Its Applications (ISMA). Jordan.
10.1109/ISMA.2008.4648800
2008 Mohammadzaheri, M. & Chen, L. (2008). Double-command fuzzy control of a nonlinear CSTR. IEEE Conference on Industrial Electronics and Applications (ICIEA). Singapore.
10.1109/ICIEA.2008.4582597
2008 Chen, L., Mohammadzaheri, M., He, F. & Sammut, K. (2008). Distributed active shock absorbers for flexible structures. International Symposium on Mechatronics and Its Applications (ISMA). Jordan.
10.1109/ISMA.2008.4648831
2008 Mohammadzaheri, M. & Chen, L. (2008). Intelligent modelling of MIMO nonlinear dynamic process plants for predictive control purposes. International Federation of Automatic Control World Congress (IFAC). Korea.
10.3182/20080706-5-KR-1001.02099
2007 Mohammadzaheri, M. & Chen, L. (2007). Hybrid intelligent control of a lab model helicopter pitch dynamics. IEEE International Conference on Intelligent & Advanced Systems. A. P. D. M. N. Karsiti (Ed.) Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
10.1109/ICIAS.2007.4658367
2007 Mohammadzaheri, M. & Chen, L. (2007). Anti-overshoot control of model helicopter's yaw angle with combination of fuzzy controller and fuzzy brake. IEEE International Conference on Intelligent & Advanced Systems. A. P. D. M. N. Karsiti (Ed.) Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
10.1109/ICIAS.2007.4658355
2007 Mohammadzaheri, M., Chen, L., Ghaffari, A. & Mehrabi, D. (2007). Design of a Training Based Fuzzy Controller for Power Plant De-superheaters. IEEE Information, Decision and Control. P. I. Mareels (Ed.) Adelaide, Australia.
10.1109/IDC.2007.374562
2007 Chen, L. & Mohammadzaheri, M. (2007). Smart sensors and actuators used for both free and forced vibration control. IEEE International Symposium on Mechatronics and Its Applications. R. Dhaouadi & K. Assaleh (Eds.) Sharjah, United Arab Emirates.
2007 Chen, L., He, F. & Sammut, K. (2007). Active vibration clamping absorber design. International Congress on Sound and Vibration. Nicole Kessissoglou (Ed.) Cairns, Australia.
2007 Mohammadzaheri, M. & Chen, L. (2007). Design of an intelligent controller for a model helicopter using neuro-predictive method with fuzzy compensation. WCE. S. Ao (Ed.) London, UK.
2006 Chen, L. (2006). Vibration and control of a parametrically excited mechanical system. IEEE TENCON. K. M. Luk (Ed.) Hong Kong.
10.1109/TENCON.2006.343835
2006 Chen, L. & Tian, J. (2006). Distributed magnetorheological(MR) fluid damper for active structural vibration control. ACTIVE. M. Kidner & C. Howard (Eds.) Adelaide, Australia.
2005 Chen, L. & Hansen, C. (2005). Active vibration control of magnetorheological sandwich beam. Conference of the Australian Acoustical Society: Acoustics in a changing environment. T. McMinn (Ed.) Abbey Beach Resort, Busselton, Western Australia.
2004 Lee, Y., Halim, D., Chen, L. & Cazzolato, B. (2004). Design and implementation of spatial feedback control on a flexible plate. Acoustics. DMee, R. Hooker & I. Hillock (Eds.) Gold Coast, Australia.
2004 Chen, L. & Hansen, C. (2004). A hybrid control system for distributed active vibration and shock absorbers. Acoustics. D. Mee, R. Hooker & I. Hillock (Eds.) Gold Coast, Australia.
2003 Chen, L. & Hansen, C. (2003). Lumped and distributed parameter vibration absorbers for distributed structures. The Western Pacific Acoustics Conference. C. Don (Ed.) Carlton Crest Hotel, Melbourne, Australia.
2003 Chen, L. & Hansen, C. (2003). Nonlinear control of a parametrically excited system subject to actuator saturation. IEEE Conference on Decision and Control. C. T. Abdallah (Ed.) Maui, Hawaii, USA.
10.1109/CDC.2003.1271749
2002 Cao, T., He, F., Sammut, K. & Chen, L. (2002). Variable structure observer design in matrix second-order formulation for linear & nonlinear vibrating systems using velocity measurements. 2002 IEEE International Conference on Control Applications. Glasgow, Scotland, U.K.
10.1109/CCA.2002.1040165
2002 Chen, L., He, F., Sammut, K. & Cao, T. (2002). Nonlinear active vibration absorber design for flexible structures. 2002 IEEE International Conference on Control Applications. Glasgow, Scotland, U.K..
10.1109/CCA.2002.1040206
2002 Chen, L., He, F. & Sammut, K. (2002). Nonlinear modal positive position feedback for vibration control in distributed parameter systems. The Annual Conference of the Australian Acoustic Society. Anthony Zander (Ed.) Adelaide, Australia.
2000 Van Cao, T., Chen, L., He, F. & Sammut, K. (2000). Adaptive integral sliding mode control for active vibration absorber design. 39th IEEE Conference on Decision and Control. SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA.
10.1109/CDC.2000.914166
2000 Cao, T., Chen, L., He, F. & Sammut, K. (2000). Active vibration absorber design via sliding mode control. 2000 American Control Conference (ACC 2000). CHICAGO, IL.
2000 Chen, L., Cao, T., He, F. & Sammut, K. (2000). Bifurcation control of a flexible beam under principal parametric excitation. 2000 American Control Conference (ACC 2000). CHICAGO, IL.
10.1109/ACC.2000.876930
Position
Senior Lecturer
Phone
83135469
Fax
8313 4367
Campus
North Terrace
Building
Engineering South
Room Number
3 08
Org Unit
School of Mechanical Engineering

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