Dr. ir. Wu, J.

Assistant Professor of Advanced Manufacturing
Department Design Engineering, Section Advanced Manufacturing

His research is focusing on computational design, design for additive manufacturing, and topology optimization.

Academic Background

Jun Wu obtained a PhD in Computer Science in 2015 from Technical University of Munich, Germany, and a PhD in Mechanical Engineering in 2012 from Beihang University, Beijing, China. Before joining the Technical University ofTU Delft in September. 2016, he workedwas as a Marie Curie postdoctoral fellow at the Department of Mechanical Engineering, Technical University of Denmark. 


  • 2010-2015
    PhD in Computer Science, 
    Technical University of Munich, Germany 
  • 2006 – 2011
    PhD in Mechanical Engineering, 
    Beihang University, Beijing, China
  • 2002 – 2006
    B.Eng in Astronautics Engineering, 
    Beihang University, Beijing, China


  • Since September 2016
    Assistant professor, Design Engineering, TU Delft      
  • December 2015 – August 2016
    Postdoc, Mechanical Engineering, Technical University of Denmark
  • September 2010 – November 2015
    Research assistant, Computer Science, Technical University of Munich
  • September 2009 – December 2009
    Research assistant, Mechanical and Automation Engineering, Chinese University of Hong Kong
  • September 2006 – August 2010
    Research assistant, Mechanical Engineering, Beihang University 

Specialisation / Field of research

  • Geometric and physical modelling
  • Computational fabrication
  • Design optimization
  • Surgical simulation
  • Computer haptics 

Lectures and/or coaches students on Design optimization Computational fabrication

  • Design optimization
  • Computational fabrication  


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