Shiguang Deng

Shiguang Deng
  • Assistant Professor
  • Ph.D.
Arriving Fall 2024

Contact Info

1530 W. 15th Street
Lawrence, KS 66045


Dr. Deng is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Mechanical Engineering. He received his Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Wisconsin-Madison in 2016. Before joining the University of Kansas in 2024, he was a research associate at Northwestern University (2023-2024), a postdoctoral fellow at the University of California Irvine (2020-2022), and a research engineer in the design optimization team of MSC Nastran (2016-2019). His research vision is to develop data-driven physics-informed design intelligence for advanced material-structure systems by leveraging machine learning, data science, and computational mechanics. He has authored numerous peer-reviewed journal and conference articles as well as licensed patents.


Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering, University of Wisconsin-Madison, 2016


Design Optimization, Design for Manufacturing, Material Design, Scientific Machine Learning, Computational Mechanics