Xinbin Hu

Former member


Department of Mechanical Engineering
Hubei University of Technology,
Wuhan, Hubei, China 430068
Phone: +86-27-88032313
Fax: +86-27-88032313

Contact Information

Phone: (519)-888-4567, ext. 35625
Fax: (519)-888-6197
Office: E3-3110

Department of Mechanical and Mechatronics Engineering
University of Waterloo
200 University Avenue West
Waterloo, Ontario N2L 3G1

Research Projects

Electrode degradation mechanism and life improvement in RSW

Project supervisor(s)

  • Professor Y Norman Zhou

Research Interests

  • Laser welding of advance high strength steel
  • Materials surface modification technology
  • Surface heat treatment of steel
  • Electrode degradation mechanism in RSW

Selected Publications

  • Hu Xinbin, Li Lin, “Changes of morphology and composition of carbides in H13 steel after thermal fatigue.”, Transactions of Materials and Heat Treatment, 2007(6):82-87
  • Xinbin Hu, Lin Li, Xiaochun Wu, “Coarsening behaviour of M23C6 carbides after ageing or thermal fatigue in AISI H13 steel with niobium.”, International Journal of Fatigue. 2006(28):175-182
  • HU Xinbin, LI Lin, Wu Xiaochun, “Coarsening Kinetics of Carbides in 4Cr5MoSiV1 Hot Work Tool Steel during Thermal Fatigue.”, Transactions of Materials And Heat Treatment, 2005(1):57-61
  • HU Xin-bin, Gao Wen, He Yan-lin, Li Lin, “Computer Aided Design of Heat Treatment for AISI P20+Ni Mold Steel with Good Machinability.”, Transactions of Materials And Heat Treatment. 2004(5):627-630
  • HU Xinbin, “hermal Fatigue Behaviour of AISI H13 Steel With Nb Microalloying”, Shanghai University Press, 2009
  • Xinbin Hu, Mei Zhang,Lin Li, Xiaochun Wu, “Simulations of Coarsening for M23C6 Carbides in AISI H13 Steel”, J.Mat. Sci. Tech., 2006,22(2):153-158
  • Xinbin Hu, Lin Li, Xiaochun Wu, “Thermal Fatigue and Softening Behaviour of AISI H13 Steel Modified With Nb”, STEEL GRIPS, 2004(4):301-304