Li, Zhizhong, Professor
Email Address: email@example.com
Office Location: South 526, Shunde Building, Tsinghua University
Campus Phone: +86-10-6277-3923
Fax Number: +86-10-6279-4399
Dr. Li is a full professor at the Department of Industrial Engineering, Tsinghua University, Beijing, P. R. China. He received his BS, MS and PhD degrees in Manufacturing Engineering and Automation from Tsinghua University in 1993, 1995, and 1999, respectively. Dr. Li has been working for Tsinghua University since he received his PhD degree.
His current research areas include ergonomics issues in safety-critical systems, human error, 3D anthropometry, and occupational safety.
In 2005, Dr. Li was selected into the "Program for New Century Excellent Talents in University" of Department of Education, China. Dr. Li has published more than 100 research papers, including more than 30 peer-reviewed international journal papers. As principle investigators, Dr. Li got one key project and two other projects from the National Natural Science Foundation of China and six projects from international sources. Dr. Li received the President's Medal Award from the Ergonomics society in 2008 as a faculty member of the Institute of Human Factors and Ergonomics , a National Science & Technology Award (first prize, , the No.9 awardee) in 2005 and a Military Science & Technology Award (first prize, the No.3 awardee) in 2007.
Dr. Li served as Editorial Board Member for the International Journal of Industrial Ergonomics (2006.1–2010.5, 2011.1-present), Applied Ergonomics (2007.5–2010.3) and Human factors and Ergonomics in Manufacturing and Service Industries(2009.1–present). He also served as a Regional Chinese Submission Editor for the international journal of Reliability Engineering & System Safety during 2004-2007. Dr. Li is an academic member of National Standardization Technology Committee on Ergonomics (TC7), National Standardization Technology Committee on Personal Protective Equipments (TC112), Reliability Committee of Chinese Operations Research Society, and Committee member of Chinese Ergonomics Society. Dr. Li is a member of several academic societies, such as HFES, IIE, IEEE, CMES, CES, and CORS.
Ph.D., 1999, in Manufacturing Engineering and Automation, Department of Precision Instruments and Mechanology, Tsinghua University
M.S., 1995, in Manufacturing Engineering, Department of Precision Instruments and Mechanology, Tsinghua University
B.S., 1993, in Mechanical Design and Manufacturing, Department of Precision Instruments and Mechanology, Tsinghua University
2001. 10 - Present, Department of Industrial Engineering, Tsinghua University
2008.11 - 2009.11, Harvard School of Public Health, visiting scientist
2002. 04 - 2002. 07, Research & Teaching Visiting, Laboratory for Machine Tools and Production Engineering (WZL) and Chair and Institute of Industrial Engineering and Ergonomics (IAW), Aachen University of Technology, Germany
1999. 04 - 2001. 09, Institute of Manufacturing Engineering, Department of Precision Instruments and Mechanology, Tsinghua University
Member of Human Factors and Ergonomics Society
Member of Institute of Industrial Engineers
Member of Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Society of Reliability
Senior member of Chinese Mechanical Engineering Society
Member of Chinese Ergonomics Society
Member of Chinese Operations Research Society
Recent major interests: Ergonomics issues in digital industrial systems, human error/reliability, and task complexity measures.
Other interests: 3D anthropometric measurement/modeling/applications, occupational safety
The President's Medal Award, the Ergonomics society, 2008
Military Science & Technology Award, the General Logistics Department of Chinese People’s Liberation Army, first prize, the No.3 awardee , 2007
National Science & Technology Award, the State Council of P.R. China, first prize, the No.9 awardee, 2005
Program for New Century Excellent Talents in University, Ministry of Education of the P. R. China, 2005
Selected International Journal Papers:
Xiaolu Dong, Zhizhong Li. A study on the effect of training interval on the use of computerized emergency operating procedures. Reliability Engineering & System Safety, 2011, 96(2): 250-256
Jin Qin, David Lee, Zhizhong Li, Hua Chen, Jack T. Dennerlein. Estimating in vivo Passive Forces of the Index Finger Muscles: Exploring Model Parameters. Journal of Biomechanics, 2010, 43(7): 1358-1363
Zhisheng Ye, Zhizhong Li, Min Xie. Some improvements on adaptive genetic algorithms for reliability related applications. Reliability Engineering & System Safety, 2010, 95(2): 120-126
S. Li, Z. Z. Li. Spare parts allocation by improved genetic algorithm and Monte Carlo simulation. International Journal of Systems Science, accepted
Jianwei Niu, Zhizhong Li, Gavriel Salvendy. Resolution influence on 3D anthropometric data clustering for fitting design. Industrial Health, 2009, 47(5): 578-585
Yijing Zhang, Zhizhong Li, Bin Wu, Su Wu. A Spaceflight Operation Complexity Measure and its Experimental Validation. International Journal of Industrial Ergonomics, 2009, 39(5): 756-765
Jianwei Niu, Zhizhong Li, Gavriel Salvendy. Multi-resolution Description of Three-dimensional Anthropometric Data for Design Simplification. Applied Ergonomics, 2009, 40(4): 807-810
Jianwei Niu, Zhizhong Li, Gavriel Salvendy. Multi-resolution shape description and clustering of three-dimensional head data. Ergonomics, 2009, 52(2): 240-264
Song Xu, Zhizhong Li, Fei Song, Wei Luo, Qianyi Zhao, Gavriel Salvendy. Influence of step complexity and presentation style on step performance of computerized emergency operating procedures. Reliability Engineering & System Safety, 2009, 94(2): 670-674
Song Xu, Zhizhong Li, Gavriel Salvendy. Identification of Anthropometric Measurements for Individualization of Head-Related Transfer Functions. Acta Acustica united with Acustica, 2009, 95(1): 168-177
Zhizhong Li, Chien-Chi Chang, Patrick G. Dempsey, Lusha Ouyang, Jiyang Duan. Validation of a Three-Dimensional Hand Scanning and Dimension Extraction Method with Dimension Data. Ergonomics, 2008, 51(11): 1672-1692
Song Xu, Zhizhong Li, Gavriel Salvendy. Individualized head-related transfer functions based on population grouping. Journal of Acoustical Society of America, 2008, 124(5): 2708-2710
Song Xu, Zhizhong Li, Gavriel Salvendy. An improved method to individualize Head-Related Transfer Function using anthropometric measurements. Acoustics Science and Technology, 2008, 29(6): 388-390
Song Xu, Fei Song, Zhizhong Li, Qianyi Zhao, Wei Luo, Xuhong He, Gavriel Salvendy. An Ergonomics Study of Computerized Emergency Operating Procedures: Presentation Style, Task Complexity, and Training Level. Reliability Engineering & System Safety, 2008, 93(10): 1500-1511
Zhizhong Li, Chien-Chi Chang, Patrick G. Dempsey, Xiuwen Cai. Refraction effect analysis of using a hand-held laser scanner with glass support for 3D anthropometric measurement of the hand: A theoretical study. Measurement, 2008, 41(8): 842–850
Zhizhong Li, Chien-Chi Chang, Patrick G. Dempsey, Xiuwen Cai. Refraction effect analysis of using a hand-held laser scanner with glass support for 3D anthropometric measurement of the hand: Strategy comparison and application. Measurement, 2008, 41(8): 851-861
C.J. HU, Z.Z. LI, L. ZHENG, N. LI, P.H. WEN. An XML-based implementation of manufacturing route sheet documents for context-sensitive and web-based process planning. International Journal of Computer Integrated Manufacturing, 2008, 21(6): 647 - 656.
Gang Xiao, Zhizhong Li. Estimation of Dependability Measures and Parameter Sensitivities of a Consecutive-k-out-of-n: F Repairable System with (k-1)-step Markov Dependence by Simulation. IEEE Transactions on Reliability, 2008, 57(1): 71-83
H. Liu, Z.Z. Li, L. Zheng. Rapid preliminary helmet shell design based on 3D anthropometric head data. Journal of Engineering Design, 2008, 19(1): 45-54.
Wei Dong, Zhizhong Li, Jingbin Yan, Xingwei Wu, Yuhang Yang, Li Zheng. Adaptive interaction in a 3D product structure browsing system for maintenance training. Human Factors and Ergonomics in Manufacturing, 2008, 18(1): 14-29
Haitao HU, Zhizhong Li, Jingbin Yan, Xiaofang Wang, Hui Xiao, Jiyang Duan, Li Zheng. Anthropometric measurement of the Chinese elderly living in the Beijing area. International Journal of Industrial Ergonomics, 2007, 37(4): 303–311.
Chien-Chi Chang, Zhizhong Li, Xiuwen Cai, Patrick Dempsey. Error Control and Calibration in Three-Dimensional Anthropometric Measurement of the Hand by Laser Scanning with Glass Support. Measurement, 2007, 40(1): 21-27.
Gang Xiao, Zhizhong Li, Ting Li. Dependability Estimation for Non-Markov Consecutive-k-out-of-n: F Repairable Systems by Fast Simulation. Reliability Engineering and System Safety, 2007, 92(3): 293-299.
Haitao Hu, Zhizhong Li, Jingbin Yan, Xiaofang Wang, Hui Xiao, Jiyang Duan, Li Zheng. Measurements of voluntary joint range of motion of the Chinese elderly living in Beijing area by a photographic method. International Journal of Industrial Ergonomics, 2006, 36(10): 861-867.
Z.Z. Li, Z.H. Zhang, L. Zheng. Feedrate optimization for variant milling process based on cutting force prediction. International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology, 2004, 24(7): 541-552
Li Z. Z., Roesler D., Meszlery K. Discovering Development of Personnel Qualification Requirements by Web Mining: a Case Study. International Journal of Internet and Enterprise Management, 2004, 2(2): 191-205
Li Z. Z., Zheng M., Zheng L., Wu Z. J., Liu D. C. A Solid Model-Based Milling Process Simulation and Optimization System Integrated with CAD/CAM. Journal of Materials Processing Technology, 2003, 138(1-3): 513-517
International Book Chapters:
Zhizhong Li. Anthropometric Topography. In: The 2nd edition of the International Encyclopedia of Ergonomics and Human Factors, Waldemar Karwowski (ed), London: Taylor and Fancis, 2006. 265-269
Zhizhong Li. Digital Human Modeling Packages. In: Handbook of Digital Human Modeling, V. Duffy (ed), London: Taylor and Fancis, 2008, in press
Domestic Journal Papers :
More than 10 journal papers published in China since 2006.
International Conference Proceedings:
More than 20 International Conference papers since 2006.