Ph.D. in Computer Science, University of Saskatchewan, Canada
Dr. Shen is a professor in the department of computer & information science, the University of Michigan-Dearborn. He is the editor-in-chief of the International Journal of Modelling and Simulation, which is an EI-indexed peer-reviewed research journal published through UK-based Taylor & Francis Group both in print and online. Professor Shen has published over 120 technical papers, 3 books, and organized many international conferences/workshops. His research areas include Modeling and Simulation, Geometric Processing and Optimization, Computational Science, Modeling and Mechanics of Materials, Sensor Technology, and Virtual Engineering.
Shi,X., Shen,J., Yoon,D. 2016. “Genetic Search for Optimally-Constrained Multiple-line Fitting of Discrete Data Points,” Applied Soft Computing, Vol. 40, pp. 236-251. (ISI impact factor: 2.14).; Hao,C., Shen,J. 2015. "Accurate, efficient, and general-purpose dynamic interaction of deformable objects," International Journal of Modelling and Simulation, Vol. 35, No. 2, pp. 150-157. Shen, J., Vela, D., Singh, A., Song, K., Zhang, G., LaFreniere, B., & Chen, H. (2015). GPU/CPU parallel computation of material damage. Engineering with Computers, Vol. 31, No. 3, pp. 647-660 (ISI impact factor: 1.45). Shen J. Mao,J., Boileau,J., Chow,C.L., 2014. “Material Damage Estimated via Linking Micro/Macroscale Defects to Macroscopic Mechanical Properties.” International Journal of Damage Mechanics, Vol. 23, No. 4, pp.537-566 (ISI impact factor: 1.91); Mao, J., Shen, J. 2014. “Finite element method implementation of a nonlocal viscoplastic model with consideration of temperature dependence.” Journal of Strain Analysis, Vol. 49, No. 7, pp. 510-520 (ISI impact factor: 0.88); 1. Song,Y.,Jin,S., Shen, J. 2011. “A Unique Property of Single-link distance and Its Application in Data Clustering.” Data & Knowledge Engineering. Vol. 70, No. 11, pp.984-1003 (ISI impact factor: 1.85); Chow,C.L., Mao,J., Shen, J., 2011. “Nonlocal Damage Gradient Model for Fracture Characterization of Aluminum Alloy.” International Journal of Damage Mechanics, Vol. 20, No. 7, pp.1073-1093 (ISI impact factor: 1.91).; Shen, J., Yoon, D., Shehu, D. and Zhang, C. 2009. “Spectral Moving Removal of Non-isolated Outlier Clusters.” Computer-Aided Design, Vol. 41, No. 4, pp. 256-267 (ISI impact factor: 1.22).