Xiao Hu

Professor, BE Northeastern (Shenyang), PhD Syd.

  • The University of Western Australia (M050), 35 Stirling Highway,

    6009 Perth


  • 4264 Citations
  • 37 h-Index
1992 …2019
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  • Advanced ceramics
  • Dental composites
  • Fatigue analysis and structural integrity
  • Fracture mechanics
  • Contact damage and indentation
  • Layered materials and films
  • Polymer composites
  • Size effect modelling on brittle fracture

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Research Output 1992 2019

1 Citation (Scopus)

Granite strength and toughness from small notched three-point-bend specimens of geometry dissimilarity

Han, X., Chen, Y., Hu, X., Liu, W., Li, Q. & Chen, S., 14 May 2019, In : Engineering Fracture Mechanics. 106482.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Fracture toughness
Tensile strength
4 Citations (Scopus)
Aramid fibers
Impact resistance
Compressive strength
Carbon fibers
Composite materials

Loading-rate dependence of mode I crack growth in concrete

Ma, M., Wu, Z., Hu, X., Yu, R. C. & Fei, X., 2 Dec 2019, In : Fatigue and Fracture of Engineering Materials and Structures.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Crack propagation
Crack tips
Materials properties
2 Citations (Scopus)

NaOH etching and resin pre-coating treatments for stronger adhesive bonding between CFRP and aluminium alloy

Hu, Y., Yuan, B., Cheng, F. & Hu, X., 1 Dec 2019, In : Composites Part B: Engineering. 178, 107478.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Carbon fiber reinforced plastics
Aluminum alloys

Pretreatment using diluted epoxy adhesive resin solution for improving bond strength between steel and wood surfaces

Tan, B., Ji, Y., Hu, Y., Yuan, B., Hu, X. & Huang, Z., 9 Nov 2019, In : International Journal of Adhesion and Adhesives. 102502.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bond strength (materials)

Projects 1998 2019

Predicting strength of porous materials: A microstructure-based approach

Sercombe, T., Hu, X., Roberts, A., Challis, V. & Grotowski, J.

Australian Research Council


Project: Research

A Facility for the Nanoscale Imaging & Characterisation of Materials

Pixley, F., Martyniuk, M., Saunders, M., Hu, X., Chua, H., Ogden, M., Jiang, S., Arrigan, D., Silvester, D., Buckley, C., Dewhurst, D., Appels, R. & Delle Piane, C.

Australian Research Council


Project: Research

An Advanced Thermogravimetric Analysis System for World Leading Research in Clean Energy Catalysts Material Science & Nanotechnology

Zhang, D., Liu, Y., Raston, C., May, E., Hu, X., Yang, H., Koutsantonis, G., Baker, M., Wu, J., Swaminatha Iyer, K., Sercombe, T., Rudolph, V., Biggs, M., Ashman, P., Bhattacharya, S., Cook, W., Forsyth, M., Wang, S., Diniz da Costa, J., Moghtaderi, B., Dlugogorski, B., Wall, T., Kennedy, E. & MacFarlane, D.

Australian Research Council


Project: Research