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The Efficiency and Performance Engineering Network (TEPEN) is an international network of world leading researchers in the field of efficiency and performance engineering. It aims to become recognised as the global centre of excellence in efficiency and performance engineering. With the mission of the network is to facilitate internationally collaborative research and influence the development of the subject area, the objectives will be achieved as:

  • To establish and perpetuate a world-class reputation for TEPEN and its members;
  • To grow the network to include all relevant people and institutions;
  • To assist the network members to achieve their personal and institutional objectives;
  • To organise and host an annual workshop and steering meeting.


The UNIfied Conference 2023 is successfully held!

The UNIfied Conference of DAMAS, IncoME and TEPEN Conferences (UNIfied Conference 2023) will be held from 29th Aug – 1st Sep 2023 at the University of Huddersfield, UK. The conference will be organised by the University of Huddersfield with a theme of Intelligent Health Monitoring and Diagnostics for Enhancing Efficiency, Reliability and Sustainability of engineering…

Wonderful Presentation by Professor Qian Ding

In today’s seminar, Professor Qian Ding, a visiting scholar from Tianjin University, China, delivered an engaging presentation titled “Advancements in Vibration Applications in Engineering.” The event took place in the meeting room of CEPE. Professor Ding introduced the practical applications of vibration in engineering contexts such as aerospace engines, rockets, and high-speed trains. He specifically…

Professor Weihua Zhang Visits UoH

Professor Weihua Zhang, director of the State Key Laboratory of Traction Power at Southwest Jiaotong University, visited the University on 26th May 2023. Prof Andrew Ball extends a very warm welcome to Prof Zhang and issued a ‘Visiting Professor Certificate’ to him. Prof Zhang also gave the book titled “Dynamics of Coupled Systems in High-Speed…


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Centre for Efficiency and Performance Engineering, University of Huddersfield, United Kingdom

Condition Monitoring Research Group, Tsinghua University, China

CEPE – China Hub, Beijing Institute of Technology, Zhuhai

Shanghai Jiaotong University, China

Zhejiang University, China

Chongqing University, China

Tianjin University, China

Hebei University of Technology, China

Taiyuan University of Technology, China

Advanced Design and Systems Engineering, City University of Hong Kong, China

Department of Mechanical Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, University of Malaya, Malaysia

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Prof Andrew Ball
Prof Fengshou Gu
Prof Fulei Chu
Prof Niaoqing Hu


About Us

The vision of TEPEN is to form a large international network which will foster close research collaboration, staff and student exchanges, resources sharing, jointly developing enabling technologies for enhanced performance and efficiency of different engineering systems. 

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Centre for Efficiency and Performance Engineering
University of Huddersfield
Queensgate, Huddersfield HD1 3DH

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The UNIfied Conference of DAMAS, InCoME and TEPEN Conferences

29th August - 1st September 2023