Faculty and Staff
Dr. Peter Ping Liu
Office: 4032 - Klehm Hall
Ph.D. Mechanical Engineering (Materials/Manufacturing), Iowa State University, Ames, 1991.
M. S. Materials Science and Engineering, Zhejiang University, China, 1984.
B. S. Electro-mechanical Engineering, Nanchang University, China, 1982.
Professional OrganizationsProfessional Engineer (PE) in Mechanical Engineering, Illinois.
Oracle Certified Professional (OCP) Oracle 8i DBA.
Certified quality engineer (CQE) by American Society of Quality Control.
Certified senior technology manager (CSTM) by National Association of Industrial Technology.
ResearchMaterials Recycling, Failure Analysis, Renewable Energy, Biomedical Materials and Devices.
Book: L. D. Helsel and P. P. Liu, Industrial Materials, The Goodheart-Wilcox, c2001, ISBN 1-56637-815-X
Patent: P. Bonutti, M. Cremens and P. Liu, Method for Implanting a Flowable Fastener, (United States Patent 7879072, Released Feb. 2011)
Funding & GrantsCharleston Area Charitable Foundation: Equipment for Center for Clean Energy Research and Education (CENCERE) at Eastern Illinois University.
Served on Charleston Excellence in Education Foundation for 6 years.
Spoke to Charleston High School Physical Sciences class on renewable energy and climatic change.