Albert Shih

Albert Shih
Professor, Mechanical Engineering
Professor, Biomedical Engineering
Associate Chair, Integrative Systems and Design

Address

3001E EECS (Electrical Engineering & Computer Science)
1301 Beal
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-2122
Phone
(734) 647-1766

Degrees

Ph.D., Purdue University, 1991
M.S., National Cheng Kung University, 1986
B.S., National Cheng Kung University, 1984

Research Interests

Design and manufacturing; biomedical device design; biomedical manufacturing; medical innovation; surgical thermal management; machining of advanced engineering materials; micro manufacturing; precision engineering; optical metrology.

Honors and Awards

Best Paper Award, American Society of Mechanical Engineers, 2012
Research Excellence Award, College of Engineering, The University of Michigan, 2011
Faculty Recognition Award, University of Michigan, 2010
Best Paper Award, International Conference on Computing, Communications and Control Technologies, 2010
US Fulbright Scholar, 2009
Fellow, Society of Manufacturing Engineers, 2009
Fellow, American Society of Mechanical Engineers, 2008
CRLT Gilbert Witaker Fund for the Improvement of Teaching, 2006
International Adjunct Professor, National Cheng Kung University, 2006-present
Ralph R. Teetor Educational Award, Society of Automotive Engineers, 2004
CAREER Award, National Science Foundation, 2000
BOSS Award, American Society of Mechanical Engineers, 1999

Faculty Type

Tenured and Tenure-Track

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Albert Shih’s contributions to the science and technology of manufacturing were recently rewarded with ASME’s Shaw Manufacturing Research Medal.

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Seven ME faculty have been honored with 2011 College of Engineering Awards.