Dr YU studied in materials science and engineering,
mechanical engineering, and electronics. He has more than 35 years of industrial and research experience related to failure analysis,
accident investigation, fire investigation, facility assessment/ inspection for various industrial sectors
including aerospace, marine, transportation, electronics & microelectronics, petrochemicals,
building & construction. He had worked in TUV SUD PSB and Singapore Productivity
and Standards Board (PSB) for 18 years, besides Nanjing Automotive Research Institute and SGS-Thomson Microelectronics. Dr YU has been included in Who’s Who
in the World (Marquis Publication, USA)
As Principal Investigator, Dr YU successfully led and completed
more than 1000 projects including damages of amusement rides
(roller coaster vehicle & track), major MRT / train disruptions/accidents
(power supply, vehicles, rails), car collisions, CNG Taxi fire and explosions, accidents of cranes, aerospace engine damages, building cladiing fire,
automotive steering system failure, lift rope breakage,
landing gear system failure, hovercraft accidents, failures in gas and
steam turbines, notebook computer burning, failures in jack-up rigs,
extra-hydrogen release in huge batteries of Submarine, failures of PCB,
PCBA, LCD, passive components and IC, damages in power generators, transformer fire, failures in
building and structures etc.
Dr Yu is registered Chartered Engineer (CEng, UK)
and member of of National Accociation of Fire Investigators (USA)
. As lead author,
he published dozons of technical papers in referred international journals and conferences.
Dr Yu had involved in many technical litigation
and attended courts as expert witness. He was ever engaged by
Ministry of Transportation (MOT)
and Attorney General’s Chambers (AGC)
forensic investigation on major disruptions of Mass Rapid Trainsit (MRT) train
COI public hearing
as key expert witness.
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