Yaneng Zhou, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor - Research

Center for Geoinformatics
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering
3104 Patrick F. Taylor Hall
Louisiana State University
Baton Rouge, LA 70803

Phone: (225) 578-4887
Email: yanengzhou1@lsu.edu

Educational Background

Ph.D. in Civil Engineering, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, 2013
M.S. in Hydraulic Engineering, Tsinghua University, Beijing, China, 2009
B.S. in Hydraulic Engineering, Wuhan University, Wuhan, China, 2006, Honors

Employment History

2020 - Present: Assistant Professor - Research, Louisiana State University.
2016 - 2020: Postdoctoral Researcher, Louisiana State University.
2014 - 2016: Postdoctoral Scholar, Pennsylvania State University.
2013 - 2014: Postdoctoral Associate, University of Minnesota.

Research Interests

Computational geomechanics, rock mechanics, subsidence, rock cutting and frictional contact