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Associate Professor Zhenwei Cao

Associate Professor

Biography

Dr. Zhenwei Cao received the B.S. and M.E. degrees from the Southeast University, China, and the Ph.D. degree from the University of Newcastle, Australia. After working in several universities as Research Engineer, Lecturer and Senior Lecturer, Zhenwei is currently an Associate Professor in the Faculty of Science, Engineering and Technology, Swinburne University of Technology, Australia. Her current research interests are in system modelling, signal processing, intelligent control, robotics, biomedical systems, electric vehicles and factory automation. In these areas, Zhenwei has published over 100 papers in refereed journals and conference proceedings. She has served as a reviewer of international journals such as IEEE Transactions on Intelligent Transport Systems, IEEE Transactions on Mechatronics, IEEE Transactions on Industrial Electronics, IEEE Transactions on Industrial Informatics, etc. She has also been invited to serve as organizing committee members, secession chairs and track chairs for several international conferences. Zhenwei is an invited Fellow of Engineers Australia.

Research interests

Automation and Control Systems; Electric vehicle - Battery, Electric Power train, autonomous control and ITS Networked Robotics; Signal and Image Processing

PhD candidate and honours supervision

Higher degrees by research

Accredited to supervise Masters & Doctoral students as Principal Supervisor.

Fields of Research

  • Control Systems, Robotics And Automation - 090602
  • Manufacturing Robotics And Mechatronics (excl. Automotive Mechatronics) - 091007
  • Automation And Control Engineering - 091302

Teaching areas

Automation and Control Systems

Publications

Also published as: Cao, Zhenwei; Cao, Z.; Cao, Z; Cao, Zhen-Wei
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Recent research grants awarded

  • 2016: Armabot (robotics squad support platform) - Project 6.35 *; DMTC
  • 2013: Development Control Strategy for Cell Culturing *; Centre for Eye Research Australia
  • 2010: Electric vehicle control systems and power management (AutoCRC C2-801) *; CRC for Advanced Automotive Technology
  • 2008: AutoCRC undergraduate program agreement for engineering students (J Chuong, N Power, C Hill, M Janit, Quang Vo, C Boitcher, D Shirley, A Greenwood, S Kaudinya, B Weerasinghe, L Spinozzi) *; AutoCRC

* Chief Investigator


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