Mechanical Engineering

Shih-Feng Chou

Shih-Feng Chou

Title: Assistant Professor
Department: Mechanical Engineering
Building: RBN 1038
Phone: 903.566.6209


  • B.S., Mechanical Engineering, National Chiao Tung University, Taiwan 2001
  • M.S., Mechanical Engineering, Southern Illinois University Carbondale, Carbondale IL. 2005
  • Ph.D., Materials Engineering, Auburn University, Auburn AL. 2011

Research Interests

  • Process-structure-property Relationships of Biomaterials
  • Mechanics of Biological Materials
  • Drug Release
  • Tissue Engineering


Dr. Shih-Feng Chou received a Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering at National Chiao Tung University (Hsinchu City, Taiwan) in 2001. He was a graduate research and teaching assistant from 2003 to 2006 in the Department of Mechanical Engineering and Energy Processes at Southern Illinois University Carbondale (Carbondale IL.) when he received his Master of Science degree in 2005. He received his Doctor of Philosophy degree in Materials Engineering at Auburn University (Auburn AL.) in 2011. He then worked as a research associate at Thayer School of Engineering at Dartmouth College (Hanover NH.) from 2012 to 2013. He later worked as a senior fellow in the Department of Bioengineering at University of Washington (Seattle WA.) from 2014 to 2016. He joined the Department of Mechanical Engineering at The University of Texas at Tyler as an assistant professor in September 2016.

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