Huei Peng

Huei Peng
Professor, Mechanical Engineering
US Director, US-China Clean Energy Research Center-Clean Vehicle Consortium
Roger L. McCarthy Professor
U-M MCity Director


AL (W.E. Lay Auto Lab)

1231 Beal 
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-2133

(734) 936-0352


Ph.D., Mechanical Engineering, University of California, Berkeley, 1992
M.S., Mechanical Engineering, Pennsylvania State University, 1988
B.S., Mechanical Engineering, National Taiwan University, 1984

Research Interests

Vehicle dynamics and control; electromechanical systems; optimal control; human driver modeling; vehicle active safety systems; control of hybrid and fuel cell vehicles; energy system design and control for mobile robots.

Honors and Awards

Chang-Jiang Scholar Award, Tsinghua University, China, 2010
Fellow, ASME, 2008
Outstanding Achievement Awards, Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Michigan, 2005
Best Paper Award, 7th International Symposium on Advanced Vehicle Control, 2004
CAREER Award, National Science Foundation, 07/1998 - 06/2002

Faculty Type

Tenured and Tenure-Track

Related News

Governor Gretchen Whitmer has appointed Professor Huei Peng to the Michigan Council on Future Mobility and Electrification.

Peng has been awarded The Yasundo Takahashi Education Award and The Rufus Oldenburger Medal.

The Dynamic Systems and Control Divison of ASME awarded this prestigious award to Huei Peng.

Two awards given to faculty and Peng delivers a lecture titled, "How Control Theories Were Used to Improve Energy and Safety of Automotive systems."

The E. & M. Ulsoy Citation Leader Award is presented annually to the ME Faculty member who has the largest number of citations to his/her research work in the Scopus Database that year.

Mcity report gives new insights into automated vehicle vulnerabilities