Dr He Ren

Position

Senior Associate

School /
Work Unit

School of Engineering

Contact Details

No Phone

Location

City campus

College/Portfolio

Science, Engineering and Health

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Qualifications

Ph. D, Northwestern Polytechnical University

Bachelor of Aerospace Engineering (Reliability), Beijing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics

Credentials

  • Guest Professor, Northwestern Polytechnical University, Nov 2008
  • Visiting Professor, Nanjing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics, Dec 2006
  • Engineering Adviser, Hunter Management Solutions Pty Ltd, 2000.
  • Member of the Institution of Engineers, Australia (IEAust) 1999

Specialty Expertise Areas

  • Aircraft Safety, Reliability, Maintainability, Supportability, and Airworthiness
  • System and Logistic Engineering
  • Risk Assessment and Control
  • Aircraft Structure

Research areas

  • Air Safety, Reliability, and Airworthiness Engineering
  • Aircraft Maintainability Design and Maintenance Management
  • Aircraft Structure Fatigue and Fracture
  • System and Logistics Engineering and Management
  • Risk Assessment and Accident Investigation
  • Fleet management and Life Cycle Cost (LCC) Analysis
  • Wear and Corrosion Protection Technology

Employment History

  • 30/2007-onward, International Student Coordinator, School of Aerospace, Mechanical, and Manufacturing Engineering, RMIT

  • 1/2005-Onward, Senior Lecturer, School of Aerospace, Mechanical, and Manufacturing Engineering

  • 10/2000 – 12/2004, Lecturer, Department of Aerospace Engineering, RMIT University, Australia.

  • 3/2000 - 9/2000, Engineering consultant, Tenix Defence System Pty Ltd, Newcastle Williamstown, The RAAF Base

  • 7/1999 - 10/2000, Research Associate, The University of Newcastle, Sponsored by Aerospace and Marine Research Laboratory (AMRL) of Defence Science and Technology Organization (DSTO), Australia.

  • 5/1998 - 6/1999, Senior Visiting Scholar (Visiting Research Professor), The Wackett Aerospace Center of RMIT-Sponsored by AMRL-DSTO, Australia

  • 4/1994 - 4/1998, Senior Engineer,: Xi'an Aircraft Design and Research Institute (No.603), China

  • 6/1991-12/1997, General Manager (adjunct), Development Department of Shaanxi Aviation Science and Technology Company

  • 7/1992 - 4/1998, Director, Reliability and Airworthiness Department of the No.603 Aircraft Institute of China.

  • 7/1987 - 6/1992, Engineer and Project Manager, Xi'an Aircraft Design and Research Institute (No.603 Institute), China

Teaching Activities

  • Teaching subjects in the fields of Aerospace Design, Air Safety and Reliability, Aircraft Maintainability Design, Maintenance Management, Project management, Risk and Technology Decision, and Aviation Safety System etc.

  • Supervising 2 Masters and 5 Ph. D students research projects

Affiliations / Professional memberships

  • 2/2002 - present, Membership of Institute of Engineers, Australia

  • 1/2002 - present, Committee member of Chinese Professional Club, Australia

  • 5/1993 - 4/1998, Vice-chairman, The System Reliability, Maintainability, and Safety Society of China

  • 7/1995-4/1998, Membership of Aviation Society of China

  • 9/1995-Present, Committee Member of the Operational Research Association Society of China

Industry Collaboration

  • Aeronautical and Maritime Research Laboratory-Defense Science and Technology Organization (AMRL-DSTO), Australia
  • Qantas Airway, Australia
  • Hunters Management Solution, Australia
  • Tenix Defense System, Australia
  • Ford Motor Company , Australia
  • GKN, Australia
  • Pacific Aircraft Company, New Zealand
  • The First Aircraft Institute, China
  • Commercial Aircraft Corporation of China (COMAC)
  • CSIRO-Australia

Conferences

  1. The First Symposium on Reliability and Probability Risk of China, ChongQing, 1993.5
  2. The Second International Conference on Reliability, Maintainability and Safety, Beijing, 1994
  3. The Fifth Symposium on Reliability of China, Qin Huang Dao, 1995.10
  4. The First Symposium on Reliability and Probability Risk of China, ChongQing, 1993.5
  5. International Council of Aerospace Science (ICAS'98), Sept. 1998, Melbourne, Australia
  6. The 3rd International conference on Quality and Reliability, Melbourne 2002
  7. The Conference of Modern Aviation Technology, Beijing , China, 1997
  8. International Conference on Applications of Statistics and Probability (ICASP8), Sydney, Australia, Dec. 1999.
  9. The 4th International AED Conference, Glasgow, UK, 2004.
  10. AIAA Region VII Conference, Melbourne, Australia, 2006
  11. Thirteenth Australian International Aerospace Congress, 9 – 12 March, 2009, Melbourne

Selected Publications

  • He REN: “Reliability/Cost Model” of the Military Aircraft, Aircraft Engineering, 1988(4).
  • He REN: A Reliability Analysis on a New Military Aircraft Landing Gear, Aircraft Engineering, 1991(1).
  • He REN, Feng Yuansheng: Stress Corrosion Mechanism and Control of Aluminum Alloy, Aircraft Engineering , 1996(3)
  • He REN, Feng Yuansheng: A Computational Method Study for the Fuzzy Reliability of Mechanism Wear, Mechanical Science and Technology, Vol.17, No.1, 1998(1)
  • He REN, Feng Yuansheng: The Corrosion Failure Distribution and Reliability of Y-7 Aircraft Wing---Corrosion Science and Protection Technology, Vol.10, No.4, 1998(7)
  • He REN, Feng Yuansheng: A Summary on Fuzzy Reliability Theory, Aviation Reliability Engineering, 1997(4)
  • He REN: Study on Fuzzy-Random Reliability of Aircraft Mechanism Wear and Structure Corrosion, Northwestern Polytechnical University Press, 1997(11)
  • He REN, Shaopeng Jia, Yuansheng Feng, Elasticity Dynamic Reliability Analysis of Winch Mechanism, Aircraft Engineering, Vol. 114, 2003 (No.3)
  • He REN, Supanee. Arthasartsri: Airbus A380 Maintenance Concept Development for Current Airlines System, “Asset Management & Maintenance Journal” Volume 20; No 3, July 2007
  • Xu Wang and He REN, Vehicle Power-train Noise Refinement Using Taguchi Method, International Journal of Vehicle Noise and Vibration, Vol 3, No 3, 2007
  • He REN, Tom Steiner, and Xu Wang, Airframe Corrosion Probabilistic Modelling and Reliability. Corrosion Engineering Science and Technology, accepted for publication (2007)
  • S. Arthasartsri, He REN, Inventory Control Strategy Study for Airline, Asset Management & Maintenance Journal, Volume 21, No 4, 2008
  • He REN: The Development on Computer Aid Reliability Engineering Software Proceeding of the First Symposium on Reliability and Probability Risk of China, ChongQing, 1993.5
  • He REN, Xu Bin: Life Cycle Cost/Reliability Trade-off Analysis for Aircraft, Proceeding of the Second International Conference on Reliability, Maintainability and Safety, Beijing, 1994
  • He REN: The Theory and Practice on Reliability Growth of Some Military Aircraft, Proceeding of the Fifth Symposium on Reliability of China, Qin Huang Dao, 1995.10
  • He Ren, B. F. Song: The Method for Computing the Failure Probability of Aircraft Structures, International Council of Aerospace Science (ICAS'98), Sept. 1998, Melbourne, Australia
  • He Ren, Trade-off Analysis of Airframe Reliability and Expected Maintenance Cost, 3rd International conference on Quality and Reliability, Melbourne 2002
  • He Ren, The FRACAS Theory and Practice, The Conference of Modern Aviation Technology, Beijing , China, 1997
  • He Ren, Robert E. Melchers, David Graham, Distributions and Reliability Models of Aircraft Structural Corrosion Failure, International Conference on Applications of Statistics and Probability (ICASP8), Sydney, Australia, Dec. 1999.
  • He Ren, Duojia Yuan, Civil Aircraft Dispatch Reliability and Related Cost Analysis, the 4th International AED Conference, Glasgow, UK, 2004.
  • He Ren, S. Arthasartsri, Maintenance Predicaments of new largest Aircraft in current airline system, AIAA Region VII Conference, Melbourne, Australia, 2006
  • He Ren, Yunxiang Che, Xu wang, Fuzzy Corrosion Fatigue Model for Aging Aircraft Structure Reliability, thirteenth Australian International Aerospace Congress, 9 – 12 March, 2009, Melbourne
  • Petcharin Charoenrat, He Ren, Major Problems and Potential Solutions in Aircraft Engine Maintenance, thirteenth Australian International Aerospace Congress, 9 – 12 March, 2009, Melbourne
  • Tianlun Yuan, He Ren, Tom Steiner, The Approach of Reliability & Maintainability Methodologies in Airbus A380, thirteenth Australian International Aerospace Congress, 9 – 12 March, 2009, Melbourne
  • Supanee Arthasartsri, He Ren, A Case Study of Failure Mode and Effects Analysis for Aircraft Turbine Engine, thirteenth Australian International Aerospace Congress, 9 – 12 March, 2009, Melbourne

Other Achievements

  • Award of High Education Employment, Australia, 2000
  • Scholarship of Chinese Scholarship Council, 1998
  • The "Excellent Ph.D Student" Prize of North-western Polytechnical University, 1997
  • Second prize for Aviation Science and Technology innovation, China, 1994.
  • Second prize for a paper at the First Conference of Modern Aviation Technology, China, 1997.
  • The "XU SHUNSHOU" Science and Technology Progress Prize, 1993.
  • The "Best Youth" Prize of Aviation Industries of China.1993.
  • The "First Fly" Prize of Aviation Industries of China, 1989.