Postdoc PDEng

Cuong, Dao Duc

Name Cuong D. Dao (PhD)
Department Construction Management & Engineering
Room HT-415
Tel. 
Tel. secretary 
053-489 6642/2670
Fax 053-489 2511
E-mail c.dao@utwente.nl
Position Post-doc

Postal address

University of Twente
Faculty of Engineering Technology
Department of Construction Management & Engineering
P.O. Box 217
7500 AE Enschede
The Netherlands

Education

2012 - 2016

PhD, Engineering Management, Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB, Canada
PhD Thesis: Selective maintenance for multi-state systems considering dependence

2007 - 2009

MEng, Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering, Asian Institute of Technology, Thailand Specialization: Technology Management and Project Management
Master Thesis: Adaptive Particle Swarm Optimization for Resource-constraint Project Scheduling Problems

2006

BSc, Mechanical Engineering, Hanoi University of Technology, Hanoi, Vietnam

Employment record

2016 - present

Post-doctoral fellow, Department of Construction Management and Engineering, Faculty of Engineering Technology, University of Twente, Enschede, the Netherlands

2012 - 2016

PhD Candidate, Research/Teaching assistant, Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB, Canada

2009 - 2011

Lecturer, PetroVietnam University/Hanoi University, Hanoi, Vietnam

2006 - 2007

Product (Mechanical) Engineer, Canon Vietnam Ltd (CVN), Hanoi, Vietnam

Research

  • Reliability analysis of complex systems
  • Maintenance management (Preventive, Selective, and Condition-based Maintenance)
  • Dependency modelling
  • Operations and maintenance scheduling
  • Engineering optimization

Project(s)

  • Current project: Optimization for conflicting performance requirement of rail operation and maintenance (OCPROM), Funded by ProRail and NWO
  • Past project: 2014-2015, Asset Maintenance Strategies for Combined Cycle Cogeneration Power Plants, NSERC Engage and Engage Plus Project Funded by NSERC and ENMAX Generation, Calgary, AB, Canada

Teaching

Currently not teaching
Past Courses: - Probability and Statistics (2011, Lecturer, Hanoi University)

ENGM 514-Reliability Engineering, ENGM 516-Maintenance Management, ENGM 401-Financial Management for Engineers, MECE 390-Numerical Methods in Engineering (2012-2016, Teaching Assistant, University of Alberta)

Other Activities

  • Member: - IEEE, IIE
  • Reviewer: - IEEE Transactions on Reliability
  • IIE Transactions
  • Reliability Engineering and System Safety
  • Journal of Quality in Maintenance Engineering
  • Journal of Mechanical Science and Technology
  • Several conferences (in the Reliability, Quality, Industrial Engineering, and Asset management), e.g. ISERC, PHM, APARM, ISSAT, WCEAM.

Awards

  1. Shell Enhance Learning Fund, governed by CAPS, University of Alberta, 2016
  2. J. Gordin Kaplan Graduate Student Award, University of Alberta, 2015
  3. Sadler Graduate Scholarship in Mechanical Engineering, University of Alberta, 2014
  4. PhD Recruitment Scholarship, University of Alberta, 2012
  5. PhD Scholarship, Vietnam International Educational Development, 2011
  6. Tim Kendall Memorial prize, Asian Institute of Technology, 2009

Publications

Referred papers:

  1. Dao C. D., & Zuo M. J., (2016) Selective maintenance for multi-state systems with s-dependent components, IEEE Transactions on Reliability  65 (2), pp. 525-539
  2. Dao C. D., & Zuo M. J., (2016) A maintenance model for equipment subject to varying loading conditions, The Industrial and Systems Engineering Research Conference (ISERC) 2016, Anaheim, USA, May 2016.
  3. Dao, C. D. & Zuo, M. J. (2015). Selective maintenance for multi-state series- for multi-state systems considering the benefits of repairing multiple components simultaneously, Book chapter in Engineering Asset Management-Systems, Professional Practices and Certification , pp. 413-425, Springer International Publishing 2015.
  4. Dao C. D., & Zuo M. J., (2015) Reliability analysis of multi-state systems with s-dependent components, proceeding of the 61st Reliability and Maintainability Symposium (RAMS) 2015, Florida, USA, Jan 2015.
  5. Dao, C. D., Zuo, M. J., & Pandey, M. (2014). Selective maintenance for multi-state series–parallel systems under economic dependence. Reliability Engineering & System Safety, 121, pp. 240-249.
  6. Pandey, M., Zuo, M. J., & Dao, C. D. (2013). Selective Maintenance for a Multi-Component System with Two Types of Failure Modes under Age-Based Imperfect Maintenance, proceeding of the 19th ISSAT International Conference Reliability and Quality in Design, Hawaii, USA, August 2013.
  7. Dao, C. D. (2010). Project scheduling, a heuristic approach, Lambert Publishing House 2010 ISBN-NR. 978-3-8433-7699-0.
  8. Kachitvichyanukul V. & Dao, C. D. (2009). A Mixed Particle Swarm Optimization Algorithm for Continuous Flow-shop scheduling problem, proceeding of the 20th International Conference on Production Research, Shanghai, PR China, August 2009.

Technical reports:

  1. Dao C. D., Zuo M.J., & Alex A. (2015), Asset Maintenance Strategies for Combined Cycle Cogeneration Power Plants. Final Report of the NSERC Engage Plus Project with ENMAX Generation-Phase II, Reliability Research Lab, University of Alberta, Nov 2015, 19 pages.
  2. Dao C. D. & Zuo M.J. (2015), Asset Maintenance Strategies for Combined Cycle Cogeneration Power Plants. Final Report of the NSERC Engage Project with ENMAX Generation-Phase I, Reliability Research Lab, University of Alberta, Jan 2015, 11 pages.