Dr Yincai   Zhou
Professional Officer

Dr Yincai Zhou

Engineering
Sch: Civil & Environmental Eng

Professional Officer in Surveying & Geospatial Engineering
School of Civil and Environmental Engineering, UNSW SYDNEY
Chief Remote Pilot, UNSW SYDNEY


Core responsibilities

  • Teaching and research support
  • Lab class and field practice supervision.
  • Teaching surveying CAD and UAS photogrammetry.
  • Supervise PG and UG thesis projects
  • Manage surveying and geospatial software and licensing
  • Maintain survey instruments
  • Overseeing safe operations of remotely piloted aircrafts for UNSW.

Education

  • PhD, University of New South Wales, Australia
  • Postgraduate Certificate in IT, University of Sydney
  • BE & ME in Surveying and Mapping, China
Phone
(+61 2) 9385 5252
Location
Civil Engineering Building (H20)

Publications

  • Journal articles | 2010
    Dr Yincai Zhou
    Chandratilleke GR; Zhou Y; Yu ABOYAOYA-B; Bridgwater J, 2010, 'Effect of Blade Speed on Granular Flow and Mixing in a Cylindrical Mixer', Industrial and Engineering Chemistry Research, vol. 49, pp. 5467 - 5478, http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/ie901581t
    Journal articles | 2007
    Dr Yincai Zhou
    Chen H; Sun W; Zhou Y; Stroeven P; Sluys LJ, 2007, 'Analytical solution of the nearest surface spacing between neighboring binder grains in fresh cement paste', Fuhe Cailiao Xuebao/Acta Materiae Compositae Sinica, vol. 24, pp. 127 - 133
    Journal articles | 2004
    Dr Yincai Zhou
    Zhou Y; Yu A; Stewart RL; Bridgwater J, 2004, 'Microdynamic Analysis of the particle flow in a cylindrical bladed mixer', Chemical Engineering Science, vol. 59, pp. 1343 - 1364, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ces.2003.12.023
    Journal articles | 2003
    Dr Yincai Zhou
    Zhou Y; Yu A; Bridgewater J, 2003, 'Segregation of binary mixture of particles in a bladed mixer', Journal of Chemical Technology and Biotechnology, vol. 78, pp. 187 - 193, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jctb.731
    Journal articles | 2003
    Dr Yincai Zhou
    Zhou Y; Xu B; Zou R; Yu A; Zulli P, 2003, 'Stress distribution in a sandpile formed on a deflected base', Advanced Powder Technology, vol. 14, pp. 401 - 410, http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/156855203769710636
    Journal articles | 2002
    Dr Yincai Zhou
    Zhou YC; Xu BH; Yu AB; Zulli P, 2002, 'An experimental and numerical study of the angle of repose of coarse spheres', Powder Technology, vol. 125, pp. 45 - 54, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0032-5910(01)00520-4
    Journal articles | 2002
    Dr Yincai Zhou
    Zhou Y; Xu B; Yu A; Zulli P, 2002, 'A numerical and experimental study of the angle of repose of granular particles', Powder Technology, vol. 125, pp. 45 - 54
    Journal articles | 2001
    Dr Yincai Zhou
    Yu A, 2001, 'Simulated and measured flow of granules in a bladed mixer - a detailed comparison', Chemical Engineering Science, vol. 56, pp. 5457 - 5471, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0009-2509(01)00190-7
    Journal articles | 2001
    Dr Yincai Zhou
    Zhou YC; Xu BH; Yu AB; Zulli P, 2001, 'Numerical investigation of the angle of repose of monosized spheres', Physical Review E - Statistical, Nonlinear, and Soft Matter Physics, vol. 64, pp. 213011 - 213018
    Journal articles | 1999
    Dr Yincai Zhou
    Zhou Y; Wright WD; Yang R; Xu B; Yu A, 1999, 'Rolling friction in the dynamic simulation of sandpile formation,', Physica A - Statistical Mechanics and Its Applications, vol. 269, pp. 536 - 553, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0378-4371(99)00183-1
  • Conference Presentations | 2017
    Dr Yincai Zhou
    Lucas R; Lucieer A; Fisher A; Zhou Y; Hacker J; McGrath A, 2017, 'Outcomes of the Fowlers Gap unmanned airborne vehicle workshop (2016), NSW, Australia', presented at The 37th International Symposium on Remote Sensing of Environment, Pretoria, South Africa, 08 May 2017 - 12 May 2017
    Conference Papers | 2005
    Dr Yincai Zhou
    Zhou Y; Chandratilleke GR; Yu A; Bridgewater J, 2005, 'Segregation of binary mixtures of particles in a bladed mixer', in 5th International conference on micromechanics of granular media, Germany, pp. 943 - 947, presented at 5th International conference on micromechanics of granular media, Germany, 18 July 2005 - 22 July 2005
    Conference Papers | 2002
    Dr Yincai Zhou
    Zhou Y; Yu A; Bridgewater J, 2002, 'The Effect of Blade Speed on Granular Flow in a Bladed Cylindrical Mixer', in 4th World Congress on Particle Technology, Sydney, pp. 5467 - 5478, presented at 4th World Congress on Particle Technology, Sydney, 21 July 2002 - 25 July 2002, http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/ie901581t
    Conference Papers | 2002
    Dr Yincai Zhou
    Xu B; Zhou Y; Yu A; Zulli P, 2002, 'Force structure in gas fluidised beds of fine powders', in 4th World Congress on Particle Technology, 4th World Congress on Particle Technology, Sydney, presented at 4th World Congress on Particle Technology, Sydney, 21 July 2002 - 25 July 2002
    Conference Papers | 2002
    Dr Yincai Zhou
    Zhou Y; Xu B; Yu A; Zulli P, 2002, 'Effect of Base Deflection On the Pressure Distribution Beneath a Sandpile', in 4th World Congress on Particle Technology, 4th World Congress on Particle Technology, Sydney, presented at 4th World Congress on Particle Technology, Sydney, 21 July 2002 - 25 July 2002
    Conference Papers | 2001
    Dr Yincai Zhou
    Yu A; Zhou Y; Stewart RL; Bridgwater J, 2001, 'Simulation of particle flow in a bladed mixer', in 6th International Congress on Chemical Engineering, 6th International Congress on Chemical Engineering, Melbourne, presented at 6th International Congress on Chemical Engineering, Melbourne
    Conference Papers | 2000
    Dr Yincai Zhou
    Zhou Y; Xu B; Yu A; Zulli P, 2000, 'An Analysis of the Force Network in a Three-dimensional Sandpile,', in CHEMECA 2000, Chemeca 2000, Perth, WA, presented at Chemeca 2000, Perth, WA, 09 July 2000
    Conference Papers | 1999
    Dr Yincai Zhou
    Zhou Y; Yu A, 1999, 'Numerical study of the angle of repose of granular materials,', in Chemeca 1999: 27th Australasian Chemical Engineering Conference, Chemeca 1999: 27th Australasian Chemical Engineering Conference, Newcastle, NSW, presented at Chemeca 1999: 27th Australasian Chemical Engineering Conference, Newcastle, NSW, 26 September 1999 - 29 September 1999

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