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Assist. Prof. Dao Thanh Phong

Dao-Thanh-Phong

Full-time researcher of Division of Computational Mechatronics

H-Index (Scopus): 8; Citation (Scopus): > 125


 

1. EDUCATIONAL BACKGROUND

  • Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering, HCM University of Technology and Education, 5/2008.
  • Master of Mechanical Engineering, National Kaohsiung University of Applied Sciences, Taiwan, 3/2011.
  • PhD of Mechanical Engineering, National Kaohsiung University of Applied Sciences, Taiwan, 3/2011.

2. WORKING HISTORY

  • From 2015 to present: Full time researcher of Institute for Computational Science, Ton Duc Thang University – HCMC, Vietnam.

3. RESEARCH INTERESTS

  • Compliant mechanisms;
  • Micro/nano sensors and actuators;
  • Bio-inspired mechanisms;
  • High precision positioning stages;
  • Rehabilitation and assistive technology;
  • Biomechanics (Prosthetic ankle foot);
  • Mechanical design;
  • Hybrid optimization algorithms;
  • Applied soft computing.

4. RESEARCH PROJECTS

[1]. Design and optimization of compliant mechanisms for the system of precise gripper (Principal Investigator, No.107.01-2016.20), National Foundation for Science and Technology Development (NAFOSTED), from 4/2017 to 4/2019 (On going).

5. PUBLICATIONS

  • Journals: 

[14]. Thanh-Phong Dao, Shyh-Chour Huang, Ngoc Le Chau, Robust parameter design for a compliant microgripper based on hybrid Taguchi- differential evolution algorithm, Microsystem Technologies, 24(3): 1461-1477, (2018) (SCI)

[13]. Tran Minh Duc, Ngo Van Hoa, Thanh-Phong Dao, Adaptive fuzzy fractional-order nonsingular terminal sliding mode control for a class of second-order nonlinear systems, Journal of Computational and Nonlinear Dynamics, 13(3): 031004, (2018) (SCIE)

[12]. Thanh-Phong Dao and Shyh-Chour Huang, Design and multi-Objective optimization for a broad self-amplified 2-DOF monolithic mechanism, Sādhanā, 42(9): 1527-1542, (2017) (SCIE) 

[11]. Thanh-Phong Dao, Shyh-Chour Huang, Phạm Toan Thang, Hybrid Taguchi-cuckoo search algorithm for optimization of a compliant focus positioning platform, Applied Soft Computing, 57: 526-538, (2017) (SCIE)

[10]. Thanh-Phong Dao and Shyh-Chour Huang, Compliant thin-walled joint based on Zygoptera nonlinear geometry, Journal of Mechanical Science and Technology, 31(3): 1293-1303, (2017) (SCIE)

[9]. Thanh-Phong Dao and et al., Analysis and optimization of a micro-displacement sensor for compliant microgripper, Microsystem Technologies, 23(12): 5375-5395, (2017) (SCI) 

[8]. Thanh-Phong Dao and Shyh-Chour Huang, Optimization of a two degrees of freedom compliant mechanism using Taguchi method-based grey relational analysis, Microsystem Technologies, 23(10):  4815-4830, (2017) (SCI) 

[7]. Ngoc Le Chau, Van Anh Dang, Hieu Giang Le, Thanh-Phong Dao*, Robust parameter design and analysis of a leaf compliant joint for micropositioning systems, Arabian Journal for Science and Engineering, 42(11): 4811-4823, (2017) (SCIE)

[6]. Shyh-Chour Huang and Thanh-Phong Dao*, Design and computational optimization of a flexure-based xy positioning platform using flexure-based response surface methodology, International Journal of Precision Engineering and Manufacturing, 17(8): 1035-1048, (2017) (SCIE)

[5]. Thanh-Phong Dao*, Multiresponse optimization of a compliant guiding mechanism using hybrid Taguchi-grey based fuzzy logic approach, Mathematical Problems in Engineering, 2016: 1-17, (2016) (SCIE)

[4]. Thanh-Phong Dao* and Shyh-Chour Huang, Design and analysis of a compliant micro-positioning platform with embedded strain gauges and viscoelastic damper, Microsystem Technologies, 23(2): 441-456, (2016) (SCI)

[3]. Shyh-Chour Huang and Thanh-Phong Dao*, Multi-objective optimal design of a 2-DOF flexure-based mechanism using hybrid approach of grey-Taguchi coupled response surface methodology and entropy measurement, Arabian Journal for Science and Engineering, 41(12): 1-17, (2016) (SCIE)

[2]. Thanh-Phong Dao and Shyh-Chour Huang, Design, fabrication, and predictive model of a 1-dof translational, flexible bearing for high precision mechanism, Transactions of the Canadian Society for Mechanical Engineering, 39(3): 419-429, (2015) (SCIE)

[1]. Thanh-Phong Dao and Shyh-Chour Huang, Robust design for a flexible bearing with 1-DOF translation using the Taguchi method and the utility concept, Journal of Mechanical Science and Technology, 29(8): 3309-3320, (2015), (SCIE)

6. AWARDS 

[3]. Second prize in Industrial Robotics, Scientific Posters Competition, Asia-Pacific Championship, 2013 International Olympic Coliseum and Android Robotics, 2013

[2]. Second prize in Cloud Reviewing, Scientific Posters Competition, Asia-Pacific Championship, 2013 International Olympic Coliseum and Android Robotics, 2013

[1]. Best paper, Evaluation of structural behavior of a novel compliant prosthetic ankle-foot, 2017 International Conference on Mechanical, System and Control Engineering (ICMSC 2017) St. Petersburg, Russia, May 19-21, 2017