Dr. Henry Hu

Dr. H. HuProfessor
519-253-3000 ext. 2623
Office: 2148 CEI


  • 1996/4 Doctorate, Metallurgy, University of Toronto
  • 1991/10 Master's Thesis, Engineering Materials, University of Windsor
  • 1985/7 Bachelor's, Metallurgy, Shanghai University

Research Interests

  • mathematical modeling, solidification behavior
  • light metal casting processes, development of light alloys and composites
  • die casting process control

Selected Publications 

  •  Xuezhi Zhang, Qiang Zhang and Henry Hu*. (2014). Tensile Behavior and Microstructure of Magnesium AM60-based Hybrid Composite Containing Al2O3 Fibres and Particles. Materials Science and Engineering A. 607: 269-276
  • Zhizhong Sun, Henry Hu*, Xiaoping Niu. (2012). Experimental Study and Numerical Verification of Heat Transfer in Squeeze Casting of Aluminum Alloy A443. Metallurgical and Materials Transactions B. 43(6): 1676-1683
  • Zhizhong Sun, Henry Hu*, Xiaoping Niu. (2011). Determination of Heat Transfer coefficients by Extrapolation and Numerical Inverse Methods in Squeeze Casting of Magnesium Alloy AM60. Journal of Materials Processing Technology. 211(8): 1432-1440.
  • Mohsen Masoumi, Henry Hu*. (2011). Influence of Applied Pressure on Microstructure and Tensile Properties of Squeeze Cast Magnesium Mg-Al-Ca alloy. Materials Science and Engineering A. 528(10-11): 3589-3593