Associate Professor

Institute of Power Machinery and Vehicular Engineering

Department of Energy Engineering

Faculty of Engineering



(1)   Doctor of Philosophy: majoring in Vehicle Engineering, 2003 - 2008

Supervisor Prof. Fan Yu,

School of Mechanical Engineering,

Shanghai Jiaotong University  

(2)   Bachelor of Science: majoring in Vehicle Engineering, 1999 - 2003

Supervisor Prof. Lianzhu Zheng

College of Automotive Engineering,

Jilin University (formerly JUT, Jilin University of Technology)


Working Experience   

(1) 2016.01- Now, Associate Professor, Power Machinery and Vehicular Engineering Institute, Zhejiang University

(2) 2014.02- 2016.02, Visiting Scholar, University of Michigan-Ann Arbor, USA

(3) 2010.07- 2015.12, Assistant Professor, Institute of Power Machinery and Vehicular Engineering, Department of Energy Engineering, Zhejiang University;

(4) 2011.08-2011.11, Visiting Scholar, Department of Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering, University of Missouri, USA

(5) 2008.06-2010.06, Post-doc Researcher, College of Mechanical and Energy Engineering, Zhejiang University;   


Academic Activities and Membership


Reviewer for: John Wiley & Sons Inc., Transportation Research (Part C), J. Franklin Institute, IMECHE J Part D: Automotive Engineering, IEEE ASME Trans. Mechatronics, etc. 


ORCID ID: 0000-0002-6909-0169,

 Daofei Group, at Zhujiajian, the East China Sea, Sept.1st 2017.


Research work

1. Vehicle Dynamics and Control - Handling and Ride Comfort - Motion Control for Safety and Agility. 2. Human and Autonomous Vehicle: driver model, unmanned vehicle 3. New Energy Vehicle - Air Hybrid (Hybrid Pneumatic Engine) - Electric Vehicle, BEV and HEV.


E-mail:dfli AT zju DOT edu DOT cn