Cao Dongxing

Name: Cao Dongxing

Gender: Male

Degrees: Ph.D.

Title: Associate professor


Research Areas

  1. vibration energy harvesting

  2. vibration control

  3. dynamics of smart structures and systems

Selected Publications

  1. Cao DX, Ding XD, Guo XY, Yao MH. Improved flow-induced vibration energy harvester by using magnetic force: an experimental study. International Journal of Precision Engineering and Manufacturing-Green Technology. Accepted.

  2. Cao DX, Duan XJ, Guo XY, Lai SK. Design and performance enhancement of a force-amplified piezoelectric stack energy harvester under pressure fluctuations in hydraulic pipeline systems. Sensors and Actuators A: Physical. Reviewing.

  3. Cao DX, Ding XD, Guo XY, Yao MH. Design, simulation and experiment of vortex-induced vibration energy harvester for low velocity water flow. International Journal of Precision Engineering and Manufacturing-Green Technology. Reviewing.

  4. Cao DX, Wang B, Hu WH, Gao YH. Free vibration of axially functionally graded beam (Book chapter). Book title: Mechanics of Functionally Graded Materials and Structures. Editor: Ebrahimi F. Press: IntecOpen; 2019. ISBN: 978-1-78984-555-6.

  5. Guo XY, Wang SB, Sun L, Cao DX. Dynamic responses of a piezoelectric cantilever plate under high–low excitations. Acta Mechanica Sinica, 2020, 36:234-44.

  6. Guo X, Zhang B, Cao DX, Sun L. Influence of nonlinear terms on dynamical behavior of graphene reinforced laminated composite plates. Applied Mathematical Modelling, 2020, 78:169-84.

  7. Ma JF, Li C, Liu J, Cao DX, Huang JF. Experimental study on transmission error of space-driven gear system under large inertia load. Advances in Mechanical Engineering, 2019, 11(6):1-14.

  8. Hu WH, Wang FX, Cao DX, Chen JE, Feng JJ. Quantitative validation of the analytical mode shapes of a beam-like structure with a Z-shaped configuration. Journal of Mechanical Science and Technology, 2019, 33:2059-65.

  9. Guo XY, Jiang P, Cao DX. Influence of piezoelectric performance on nonlinear dynamic characteristics of MFC shells. Complexity, 2019, 1970248:1-15.

  10. Cao DX, Wang JJ, Gao YH, Zhang W. Free vibration of variable width beam: asymptotic analysis with FEM simulation and experiment confirmation. Journal of Vibration Engineering & Technologies, 2019, 7:235-40.

  11. Cao DX, Hu WH, Gao YH, Guo XY. Vibration and energy harvesting performance of a piezoelectric phononic crystal beam. Smart Materials and Structures, 2019, 28:085014(1-12).

  12. Cao DX, Guo XY, Hu WH. A novel low-frequency broadband piezoelectric energy harvester combined with a negative stiffness vibration isolator. Journal of Intelligent Material Systems and Structures, 2019, 30:1105-14.

  13. Cao DX, Gao YH, Wang JJ, Yao MH, Zhang W. Analytical analysis of free vibration of non-uniform and non-homogenous beams: Asymptotic perturbation approach. Applied Mathematical Modelling, 2019, 65:526-34.

  14. Cao DX, Gao YH. Free vibration of non-uniform axially functionally graded beams using the asymptotic development method. Applied Mathematics and Mechanics (English Edition), 2019, 40:85-96.

  15. Cao DX, Xia W, Hu WH. Low-frequency and broadband vibration energy harvester driven by mechanical impact based on layer-separated piezoelectric beam. Applied Mathematics and Mechanics (English Edition), 2019, 40:1777-90.

  16. Cao DX, Gao YH, Hu WH. Modeling and power performance improvement of a piezoelectric energy harvester for low-frequency vibration environments. Acta Mechanica Sinica, 2019, 35:894-911.

  17. Cao DX, Gao YH, Yao MH, Zhang W. Free vibration of axially functionally graded beams using the asymptotic development method. Engineering Structures, 2018, 173:442-8.

  18. Cao DX, Liu BY, Yao MH, Zhang W. Free vibration analysis of a pre-twisted sandwich blade with thermal barrier coatings layers. Science China Technological Sciences, 2017, 60:1747-61.

  19. Zhang W, Hu WH, Cao DX, Yao MH. Vibration Frequencies and Modes of a Z-Shaped Beam With Variable Folding Angles. Journal of Vibration and Acoustics, 2016, 138:041004(1-7).

  20. Cao DX, Leadenham S, Erturk A. Internal resonance for nonlinear vibration energy harvesting. European Physical Journal-Special Topics, 2015, 224:2867-80.

  21. Zhang W, Chen JE, Cao DX, Chen LH. Nonlinear dynamic responses of a truss core sandwich plate. Composite Structures, 2014, 108:367-86.

  22. Hamed YS, Sayed M, Cao DX, Zhang W. Nonlinear study of the dynamic behavior of a string-beam coupled system under combined excitations. Acta Mechanica Sinica, 2011, 27:1034-51.

  23. Cao DX, Zhang W, Yao MH. Analytical and experimental studies on nonlinear characteristics of an L-shape beam structure. Acta Mechanica Sinica, 2010, 26:967-76.

  24. Cao DX, Zhang W. Nonlinear responses of a string-beam coupled system with four-degrees-of-freedom and multiple parametric excitations. International Journal of Bifurcation and Chaos, 2009, 19:225-43.

  25. Cao DX, Zhang W. Global bifurcations and chaotic dynamics for a string-beam coupled system. Chaos Solitons & Fractals, 2008, 37:858-75.

Personal statement

Dr. Cao Dongxing, associate professor and doctoral supervisor, has presided four National Natural Science Foundation of China projects. He has published more than thirty SCI papers on international major journals and obtained more than ten invention patents.