SML alumnus Zheng Chen joins University of Houston as Bill D. Cook Assistant Professor

Dr. Zheng Chen,who received his Ph.D. at MSU in 2009, has accepted the position of Bill D. Cook Assistant Professor in the Department of Mechanical Engineering at University of Houston. Zheng was a faculty member at Wichita State University from 2013 to 2017.  Zheng's research interests spanning bio-inspired robotics, smart material artificial muscles and sensors, renewable energy systems, dynamic systems and controls. He was a winner of the NSF CAREER Award in 2017.