Prof. Qing Jiang
Qing Jiang, male, Doctor of Science, is Tang Au-Chin Distinguished Professor and Doctoral advisor in Jilin University. He is also the supervisor of Key Laboratory of Automobile Materials (Jilin University), Ministry of Education.
Professor Jiang got his Bachelor’s degree in 1982 and Master’s degree in 1984 in School of Materials Science and Engineering, Jilin University. In 1990, he earned his Doctorate of chemistry in Max Planck Institute for Iron Research (University of Stuttgart). From 1990 to 1992, he conducted postdoctoral research on physical and engineering sciences in the Technical University of Berlin. Jiang served as a Visiting Professor in the Department of Chemical Engineering, Biochemical Engineering and Materials Science of the University of California Irvine in 1997, in the Institute of Nanotechnology, Karlsruhe Technology and Environmental Research Center, Germany in 2000, and in the Advanced Institute for Materials Research of Tohoku University in 2013. With his efforts, he won Special government allowances of the State Council in 1993, the Ministry of Education’s Fund supported by Program for New Century Excellent Talents in University in 1999 and the National Science Fund for Distinguished Young Scholars in 2000. He was selected as the First- and Second-Level Talents of the New Century National Hundred, Thousand and Ten Thousand Talent Project by the National Emblem of the People's Republic of China. Besides, he was designated as Distinguished Professor of Chang Jiang Scholars Program in 2001 and Fellow of the Institute of Physics in 2006. Currently, he is Member of the Advisory Committee of the Department of Engineering and Materials, National Natural Science Foundation of China, Director of China Society for Materials Research and Overseas Member of the Peer Review Society of the British Engineering and Science Research Council.
Professor Jiang carries out research on phase transition of low-dimensional materials and interface thermodynamics and kinetics of interface, and the size effect of low-dimensional material mechanics, heat, electricity, magnetism and other properties. Besides, he also conducted research on the storage and conversion of new energy materials. Jiang has published over 700 papers in such influential academic journals as Nature Nanotechnology, Nature Chemistry, Nature Communications, Joule, Matter, Chem and Advanced Materials. His papers have been cited more than 24,000 times by SCI, with an H factor of 79. In addition, he has been authorized more than 30 national invention patents, and won five provincial and ministerial-level scientific and technological progress awards. Given his academic reputation, Springer and Higher Education Press has invited him to jointly publish a monograph "Thermodynamics of Materials". Meanwhile, he has written chapters in eight monographs and four manuals. Under the guidance of Professor Jiang, the doctoral students he taught won the award of the National Excellent Doctoral Thesis in 2010, and their papers were nominated for it in 2009 and 2012.
Xiangdong Ding, Professor
Xi'an Jiaotong University
Xiangdong Ding, male, Doctor, was born in 1970. He is Professor and Doctoral Advisor of the School of Materials Science and Engineering of Xi'an Jiaotong University. Besides, he is also Deputy Dean of the university. In 2015, he was selected as Distinguished Professor of Chang Jiang Scholars Program supported by the Ministry of Education.
Professor Ding undertakes multi-scale computational simulation and experimental research on the deformation and phase transition behavior of metallic materials. He has presided over 2 phases of the 973 project, and taken charge of the key research and development project of the Ministry of Science and Technology, the major international cooperation project of the National Natural Science Foundation of China, and the key project of the National Natural Science Foundation of China. Besides, he has published over 180 papers in such journals of materials and physics as Nature, Science, Nature Materials, Nature Physics, Physical Review Letters, Advanced Materials, Advanced Functional Materials and Nano Letters. In addition, he has won the second prize of the National Natural Science Award and one national teaching achievement award.
Yongqiang Zhang, Senior Engineer
LONGI Green Energy Technology Co., Ltd.
Yongqiang Zhang, Senior Engineer, is vice-president of Institute of Energy Development of LONGI Green Energy Technology Co., Ltd. and Shaanxi Optical Energy Association. Zhang has been engaged in the research of power electronics technology for more than thirty years. He specializes in the design of new energy systems for photovoltaic and wind power, and has participated in the development of many photovoltaic standards.
Tao Suo, Professor
Northwestern Polytechnical University
Tao Suo, male from Baoji, Shaanxi, was born in 1979. He is professor and doctoral supervisor of the School of Aeronautics of Northwestern Polytechnical University. Besides, he is also Deputy Director of the International Joint Research Center for Impact Dynamics and Engineering Application of the Ministry of Science and Technology, Deputy Director of the Key Laboratory of Impact Dynamics and Engineering Application of Shaanxi Province and Vice Chairman of the Youth Working Committee of the Chinese Society of Mechanics. As Vice Chairman of the Bird Strike Branch and Member of Structure and Strength Branch of the Chinese Society of Aeronautics and Astronautics, Suo is also Director of Nuclear Engineering Mechanics Branch of Chinese Nuclear Society, editorial board member of Acta Mechanica Sinica, Experimental Mechanics and Explosion and Shock, and invited young editorial board member of "Acta Aeronautica Sinica (Chinese and English Edition)" and "Journal of Solid Mechanics (English Edition)".
Majoring in aircraft design and engineering, Suo got his Bachelor's degree in 2002 in Northwestern Polytechnical University where he earned his Master's degree and Doctorate for solid mechanics in 2005 and 2009. In 2011, he was selected into the New Century Excellent Talents Program of the Ministry of Education. In 2015, he was approved for the Outstanding Youth Fund of the National Natural Science Foundation of China, and was selected as the Young Scholar Program of the Yangtze River Award Program of the Ministry of Education. Besides, he was elected as a leading talent in science and technology innovation of Shaanxi Province Special Support Plan in 2018 and approved for the Outstanding Youth Fund of the National Natural Science Foundation of China in 2020.
Suo conducted research on analysis and design of dynamic strength of aircraft structure, impact dynamics experiment method of materials and structures, and mechanical behavior of advanced materials. He presided over more than 20 national projects such as the National Natural Science Foundation of China, "863" and "973" projects. He published more than 100 academic papers and participated in the editing of four Chinese books. As for his awards, Suo obtained 3 authorized foreign invention patents, 18 Chinese invention patents and 2 independent software copyrights. He also won two first prizes and one second prize at the provincial and ministerial level and the 14th China Aeronautical Society Youth Science and Technology Award.
Xingyou Lang, Professor
Xingyou Lang. Born in 1979, Lang is a professor and PhD supervisor of Key Laboratary of Automobile Materials and School of Materials science and Engineering of Jilin University. He is a leading figure in a range of national initiatives such as the "Ten Thousand Talents Plan", the "Innovative Talent Development Plan", and the "Yangtze River Scholars Encouragement Plan", He has won funding from the Excellent Youth Foundation of National Natural Science Foundation of China, and the honorary title of "Outstanding Talent in the New Century" granted by the Ministry of Education.
Lang obtained his bachelor's and PhD degrees from Jilin University in 2002 and 2007, respectively. From 2007 to 2009, sponsored by Japan Society for Promotion Science, Lang was engaged in joint research at Metallic Materials Research Institute at Tohoku University, Japan as a foreign research fellow (postdoctoral fellow); and in the following three years, Lang served as an assistant researcher and associate professor at Advanced Institute for Materials Research at Tohoku University, Japan. In July, 2011, he returned to China and joined Jilin University. Currently, Lang is on the editorial/advisory board of the journal Current Nanoscience, a standing director of Porous Materials Research Sub-society of Chinese Materials Research Society, an executive director of Materials Research Sub-society of Chinese Mechanical Engineering Society and the Automotive Materials Sub-society of China Society of Automotive Engineers.
Lang's research interests cover surface/interface science of mesoscopic materials, transformation thermodynamics and transformation kinetics, new-energy materials and instruments. In these years, Lang has been devoted to research on energy storage and transformation thermodynamic and kinetic features of new-energy materials and instruments, design, precision-preparation, and performance optimization of micro-nanostructures. He has published over 100 papers on high impact journals like Nature Nanotechnology and Nature Communications, and has authored two chapters for English books. His papers are been cited for 6200 times, with the highest citation of 1600 times. Lang also owns two patents in America and Japan, and four in China.
Jianni Liu, Professor
Jianni Liu, female, was born in 1978. She is Professor and Doctoral Advisor in Geology of Northwest University and Scholar of Alexander von Humboldt Foundation. Besides, as Distinguished Professor of Changjiang Scholars Program by the Ministry of Education, Liu is also selected as Young and Middle-Aged Science and Technology Leaders in the Ten Thousand Talents Program by the Organization Department of the Central Committee of the Chinese Communist Party. In addition, she wins China Young Women Scientist Award and is honored as "the Bearer of Red Flag March 8".
Professor Liu conducts research on the Cambrian explosion of life and the origin and evolution of leafpods and related molting animals. She has systematically studied Cambrian leafpods, and discovered Hishimonoides Sellatifrons Ishihara. Besides, she has fostered her own research characteristics in the field of international Burgess shale-type leafpod fossils (the origin, evolution and differentiation of Cambrian leafpods), with a series of her findings and research results leading the pack in relevant fields. Professor Liu has presided over many projects including the first batch of young scientist thematic projects of the Ministry of Science and Technology "973 Program", the first "Top Young Talents Supporting Program" (Ten Thousand Talents Program), and the first National Natural Science Foundation of China "Excellent Youth". She has published 70 papers among which 55 papers were published in SCI journal. In these SCI papers, Liu was the first author or corresponding author of 25 papers, including NSR cover paper (2018), Proceeding B (2018), Nature Communications (2014), Nature cover paper (2011), Gondwana Research (2008) and other important international journals. Her research and findings have been cited and appraised positively by international peers. Besides, many of her research outcomes have been highlighted by several scientific research medias and organizations at home and abroad. Moreover, she has won many awards including the second prize of the National Natural Science Award, the first prize of Shaanxi Science and Technology Award, Chinese Universities’ Ten Scientific and Technological Advances Award, Contribution Award for Overseas Chinese (Innovative Achievements) and China Youth Paleontology Award.
Xifei Li, Professor
Xi'an University of Technology
Li is Professor and Doctoral Advisor of Xi'an University of Technology. He was selected for the National Program for New Century Excellent Talents. Besides, as a Fellow of the Royal Society of Chemistry (FRSC), he was honored as Highly Cited Researchers by Clarivate Analytics in 2018, 2019 and 2020, and he was also titled Outstanding Mid-Aged Experts in China, and National Oil and Chemical Outstanding Science and Technology Worker. He won the first prize of the Science and Technology Award of Shaanxi Higher Education (ranked first). Currently, Professor Li serves as Executive Dean of the Advanced Electrochemical Energy Research Institute of Xi'an University of Technology, Vice President of School of Materials Science and Engineering, Xi'an University of Technology, and Vice Chairman of the International Electronic Energy Sciences (IAOEES, an international organization, headquartered in Canada). He is also Executive Editor of Electrochemical Energy Reviews (this academic journal has the highest impact factor of 27 in China), subordinated to Springer-Nature. Besides, Li is Deputy Director of the Fuel Badge of China's Internal Combustion Engine Society, Director of the International Joint Research Center of the Surface Technology Surface Technology of Shaanxi Province, Leader of the innovation team for high-performance new energy power battery in Shaanxi Province, and Director of Xi'an New Energy Materials and Devices Key Laboratory. He has won the award of Distinguished Young Scholars of Shaanxi Province, the Youth May Fourth Medal and the May 1st Labor Medal of Tianjin. In addition, he was selected for Program of Introducing Thousands of Talents to Shaanxi Province (for long-term innovation), for “131” Program of Training First-Level Innovative Talents of Tianjin, and as Leading Subject Talents of Tianjin.
Professor Li has conducted research on the design and optimization of micro and nano functional material interface, and the application of rechargeable battery. Besides, he has published more than 300 papers in Science Advances, Nature Communications, Advanced Materials, Advanced Functional Materials, Advanced Energy Materials, Energy Environmental Science and Nano Energy of SCI journal. His papers have been cited 15000 times and the H factor is 65. Among his papers, there are 5 ones selected as ESI 1‰ Hot Papers and 30 as ESI 1％ Highly Cited Papers. Li has presided over more than 20 research projects such as National Key Research and Development Plans, National Natural Fund Project, Tianjin Science and Technology Support Key Projects. Due to his great academic influence, he is designated as a review expert of the National Key Research and Development Planning, the National Natural Science Foundation, and China Academy of Engineering Physics. Besides, his scientific research achievements have been highlighted by a television program, namely Report at 12:00 in Tianjin TV Official Channel.
Wensong Zhang, Chair, Distinguished Professor
Xi'an Herch Opto-Electronic Technology Co., Ltd.
Wensong Zhang, male, was born in 1978. He is Chairman of the board of Xi'an Herch Opto-Electronic Technology Co., Ltd., Researcher of Xi'an Institute of Optics and Precision Mechanics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, and Distinguished Professor of Xi'an University of Arts and Science. He was selected as a leading talent in science and technology entrepreneurship of the National "Ten Thousand Talents Plan" in 2018, Innovative and Entrepreneurial Talents of the Ministry of Science and Technology and the Rising Star of Science and Technology in Shaanxi Province in 2015. He was also honored as Excellent Talents of Shaanxi Province.
Professor Zhang is engaged in research and industrialization of optical fiber sensing technology and measurement system. He has taken charge of over 30 national projects, won more than 70 patents and set up a company, Xi’an Herch Opto-Electronic Technology Co., Ltd. His research work has promoted the transformation of scientific research into practical application and accelerated the industrialization of transformer winding fiber optic temperature controller and other products. It also helped break the bottleneck of key temperature parameter measurement technology in several important fields and advance the overall technical level of online temperature monitoring in my country's power, petroleum and other fields.
Yuhua Qian, Professor
Yuhua Qian, male, Doctor, was born in 1976. He is professor, doctoral supervisor, and head of the Institute of Big Data Science and Industry of Shanxi University. He is also Deputy Director of the Ministry of Education Key Laboratory of Computational Intelligence and Chinese Information Processing. In 2018, he was selected as one of Highly Cited Researchers. He conducted research on artificial intelligence, big data, data mining and machine learning. As for awards, Qian won the National Outstanding Youth Fund, and he was selected as Sanjin Scholars, top-notch creative talents for young and middle-aged people in Shanxi Province, New Century Talents of the Ministry of Education, Academic Technology Leader of Shanxi Province, senior expert contacted by the Provincial Party Committee and Young Academic Leader in Shanxi Province. He is also Deputy Director of the Granular Computing and Knowledge Discovery Professional Committee, Standing Committee Member of the Knowledge Engineering and Distributed Intelligence Committee, and Member of the Machine Learning Committee of the Chinese Association of Artificial Intelligence. Besides, he is member of the Artificial Intelligence and Pattern Recognition Professional Committee of the Chinese Computer Society, and one of the chairmen of the Outstanding Doctoral Forum of the China Computer Federation (CCF).
In recent years, Qian has presided over and participated in more than 20 national-level projects such as the National Key Research and Development Program, the National Natural Science Foundation Outstanding Youth Fund, the National Natural Science Foundation Key Project, the New Century Talent Program Project of the Ministry of Education, and the Ministry of Education Social Science Key Project. He carried out systematic research on the common problems in the fields of granular computing, machine learning, evolutionary intelligence, associative learning, complex network analysis, etc. Besides, he published over 100 papers in the international journals such as SCI, Artificial Intelligence, ACM Transactions on Information Systems, ACM Transactions on Knowledge Discovery from Data, International Journal of Approximate Reasoning, IEEE Transactions on Neural Networks and Learning Systems, IEEE Transactions on Knowledge and Data Engineering, IEEE Transactions on Fuzzy Systems, IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man and Cybernetics, and Pattern Recognition. With efforts, he won 2 invention patents.
As for awards, Qian also won the first prize of Shanxi Science and Technology Award (Natural Science), Special Prize of Baosteel Education Fund of Ministry of Education, CCF Outstanding Doctoral Thesis Award, "May 4th Youth Medal" of Shanxi Province and the National Nomination Award for 100 Excellent Doctoral Dissertations. From 2014 to 2018, he was selected in succession into the Elsevier China Highly Cited Scholars List.
Xiujian Chou, Professor
North University of China
Xiujian Chou, a male, born in 1979, is a professor and doctoral supervisor, and a Ph.D. from Tongji University. Dr. Chou is a visiting scholar from UCLA, Director of the Basic and Social Science Department, Research Institute of the North University of China, and Director of Key Laboratory of National Defense Science and Technology. Dr. Chou is also an expert of special allowance of the State Council, national defense outstanding youth, national outstanding youth, and young top-notch talents of “Ten Thousand Talent Program”. Currently, he serves as the chief of the National Key Research and Development Program of China, the chief of Basic Strengthening Project of Science and Technology Commission, the leader of the National Defense Science and Technology innovation team, as well as the expert of the Industry Science and Technology Commission of National Defense Science and Technology. He also serves as the senior contact expert of the Shanxi Provincial Party Committee, and Director of China Association of Higher Education; he is the Member of the Professional Committee of Measurement & Control Technology and Instrumentation, Member of the Youth Working Committee of China Instrument and Control Society, Director of Micro/Nano Robotics Society and Micro-Actuator and Micro-Sensor Society of Chinese Society of Micro-Nano Technology, and the editorial member of the Journal of Test and Measurement Technology and the Journal of Ordnance Equipment Engineering.
Dr. Chou mainly engaged in the research of basic scientific problems and key technologies in the fields of intelligent MEMS devices and systems, dynamic testing, etc. He has presided over more than 30 research projects, such as the National Key Research and Development Program, the basic strengthening project of Science and Technology Commission, the National Natural Science Foundation of China, the basic scientific research of the National Defense Bureau of Science and Industry, and the key fund and pre-research projects of the Ministry of Equipment Development. He has published more than 130 academic papers (including more than 80 SCI-indexed, more than 1000 citations, and 60 EI-indexed) in high-level academic journals, such as Advanced Functional Materials, Nano Energy, ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, Science China Materials, IEEE Electron Device Letters, Applied Physics Letters, etc. Besides, he has published 1 book in English and 1 book in Chinese, and applied for 54 national invention patents, among which 32 patents have been granted. Dr. Chou also won 1 Natural Science First Class Award (the first place) and 1 Technical Invention Second Class Award (the second place) in Shanxi Province.
Wei Liu, Professor
Nanjing University of Science & Technology
Wei Liu, a male, born in 1982, is a professor and doctoral supervisor, and Jiangsu Distinguished Professor. Dr. Liu is one of the winners of the National Science Fund for Outstanding Young Scholars, the winner of Jiangsu Outstanding Youth Fund, and one of the Jiangsu High-level Creative Talents. He is currently the Vice Dean of the School of Materials, Nanjing University of Science and Technology. Dr. Liu received his B.S. and Ph.D. degrees from Jilin University in 2003 and 2009, respectively. From 2010 to 2014, he worked as a postdoctoral fellow and Humboldt Scholar at Max Planck in Germany. In 2004, he was enrolled in Nanjing University of Science & Technology, mainly engaging in the research of computational materials science and heterogeneous interface materials.
Dr. Liu has published 102 SCI papers in Nature Materials, Nature Electronics, Science Advances, Nature Communications, Physical Review Letters, Journal of the American Chemical Society, etc. He has been invited to write review and synthesis articles for journals such as Accounts of Chemical Research and Progress in Surface Science. And he has presided over five National Natural Science Foundation of China (NSFC) projects, including National Outstanding Youth and Sino-German Cooperation and Exchange projects. In addition, he also serves as the editorial member of the internationally acclaimed Journals, Materials Research Letters and Green Chemistry.
Zhimin Ao, Professor
Guangdong University of Technology
Zhimin Ao, a male, born in 1981, is a doctor, professor and doctoral supervisor. He is a young talent introduced in the Recruitment Program of Global Experts and an associate professor of the “Hundred Talents Program” of Guangdong University of Technology. He graduated from Jilin University with a Ph.D. and currently works in the School of Environmental Science and Engineering, Guangdong University of Technology, mainly engaging in the research of surface/interface adsorption, catalytic behavior and catalytic mechanism in the environmental pollution control process.
Currently, Dr. Ao has published more than 150 SCI papers in Matter, Advanced Functional Materials, ACS Nano, Environmental Science & Technology, Water Research, ACS Catalysis, and Applied Catalysis B-Environmental in the fields of environment, chemistry and materials, including more than 80 papers published as first and corresponding authors, with more than 6800 citations and H = 39.
He has completed and presided over more than 10 projects, including the Recruitment Program of Global Experts for youth, General Programs of the National Natural Science Foundation of China, the Youth Program, and the Key Project of Guangdong Science and Technology Program. He was selected as a Fellow of the International Society for Advanced Materials (ISAM) and the Recruitment Program of Global Experts, and has been awarded the Medal of the International Society for Advanced Materials (ISAM) and the Environmental Chemistry Young Scientists Award of Chinese Chemical Letters.
Besides, Dr. Ao is an associate editor of Frontiers in Nanotechnology, and an editorial member of six international Journals including Chinese Chemical Letters and Frontiers in Physical Chemistry. He also serves as a reviewer of more than 60 international SCI Journals including Nature Communications, Journal of the American Chemical Society, Advanced Materials, Angewandte Chemie International Edition, and Materials Horizons.
Hongfei Cheng, Professor
Hongfei Cheng, a male, born in 1983, is a doctor, professor and doctoral supervisor. Dr. Cheng is the Yangtze-River Young Scholar of Ministry of Education, Young Scholar of Shaanxi “Thousand Talents Program”, a new talent of the Beijing Nova Program, and Beijing Outstanding Young Talent. He is currently the Vice Dean of the College of Earth Sciences and Resources at Chang’an University. His research interest is the comprehensive utilization of mineral resources.
In 2011, he received his Ph.D. from China University of Mining and Technology (Beijing). From 2009 ~ 2010, he had a Ph.D. joint training at Queensland University of Technology, Australia, and continued a visiting study at Northwestern University, the USA in 2017 ~ 2018. In May 2018, he was transferred to the College of Environmental Engineering, Chang’an University.
Dr. Cheng has hosted and participated in more than 10 projects supported by the National High Technology Research and Development Program 863, Key Programs of the National Natural Science Foundation of China (NSFC), General Programs of NSFC, Beijing Nova Program, and joint projects with enterprises. He has published more than 100 papers, including more than 70 SCI-indexed papers (48 papers being released as first author/corresponding author) and more than 10 EI-indexed papers. Besides, He has applied for 12 invention patents, 7 of which have been authorized, and has been awarded 2 software copyrights. Dr. Cheng also won the China Coal Industry Science and Technology Award (Second Prize), Li Siguang Excellence Awards for Ph.D., Beijing Excellent Doctoral Thesis, Natural Science Award of Ministry of Education (Second Prize), Hebei Science and Technology Progress Award (First Prize) and Hou Defeng Young Scientist Award in Mineral and Rock Geochemistry.
Changsheng Xiang, Professor
Xi'an Jiaotong University
Changsheng Xiang, a male, born in 1987, is a professor and doctoral supervisor with a Ph.D. degree. Dr. Xiang is a youth talent from the Recruitment Program of Global Experts, and the Innovation and Entrepreneurship Talent Program of Jiangsu Province. He received his undergraduate degree from Shandong University, and his master’s and doctoral degrees from Rice University, USA. He used to work as a chemical engineer for Schlumberger Technology Group (USA), a Fortune 500 company and the world’s NO.1 oil service company. Currently, he works in the School of Materials Science and Engineering at Xi'an Jiaotong University, mainly engaging in the research and industrialization application of carbon nanomaterials, oil and gas field materials, and optoelectronic display materials.
Dr. Xiang has presided over scientific research projects such as the National Natural Science Foundation of China, Shaanxi Key Project of Integration of “Two Chains”, and million horizontal projects. So far, he has published more than 20 papers in international top journals such as Nature Communications, Advanced Materials, ACS Nano, etc. Five papers have been selected as ESI highly cited papers with more than 4000 SCI citations. He has also applied for more than 30 invention patents. The related patented technology has spawned 2 start-up companies and 15 new products. His research work has received positive feature reviews and interviews in authoritative journals and media such as C&EN, Materials Today, CNBC, and VOA. Besides, he also received the Harry B. Weiser Research Award from Rice University and the Be Outstanding Achievement Award of Schlumberger Technology Group.
Xinhong Hei, Professor
Xi'an University of Technology
Xinhong Hei, a male, born in 1976, is a doctor, professor and doctoral supervisor. Dr. Hei is the current Director of the Academic Affairs Office at Xi’an University of Technology. In 2008, Dr. Hei graduated with a Ph.D. in Information Science from Nihon University. He is a distinguished member of CCF, Executive Director of Shaanxi Computer Society as well as Shaanxi Computer Education Society. He is also the Executive Director of ACM Xi’an Chapter, Executive Member of CCF Xi’an Chapter, Deputy Director of Shaanxi Computer Professional Education Committee, Leader of Shaanxi Science and Technology Innovation Team, and Director of Shaanxi Key Laboratory of Network Computing and Security Technology.
In recent years, Dr. Hei has undertaken more than 20 scientific research projects at provincial and ministerial levels, such as the Joint Funds (key) and General Programs of the National Natural Science Foundation of China, Funds for Returnees from the Ministry of Education, the project of Shaanxi Science and Technology Innovation Team Program, the project of Shaanxi Key R&D Program, and more than 30 R&D projects entrusted by China CNR or more.
In addition, he has won one Science and Technology Award (First Prize) from China Railway Society, two Shaanxi Science and Technology Awards (Second Prize), two Shaanxi Teaching Achievement Awards (Second Prize), three Shaanxi Science and Technology Awards in Higher Education (First Prize) and one Xi’an Science and Technology Award (Second Prize).
Youliang Tian, Professor
Youliang Tian, a male, born in 1982, is a doctor and professor. He was selected as one of the national-level major talent projects, Guizhou provincial experts, Guizhou provincial 100-level innovative talents, Guizhou provincial top-notch talents, and Distinguished Professor of first-class disciplines at Guizhou University. He is the Head of the doctoral program in software engineering, academic leader of State Key Laboratory of Public Big Data, also serving as the Vice-Chairman of Executive Committee of ACM Chongqing Branch in China, member of Blockchain Special Committee of China Computer Federation, member of Security Protocol Special Committee of Chinese Association for Cryptologic Research, Vice Chairman of Southwest Forum for Youth of China Artificial Intelligence Society. He also serves as the Expert of Big Data Security Professional Committee of National Technical Standard Innovation Base (Guizhou Big Data), Expert of Blockchain Expert Committee of National Technical Standards Innovation Base (Guizhou Big Data), Member of Information Security Expert Group of Guiyang Secrecy Bureau, High-end Talent of Network Security Society of Guizhou Public Security Department, Deputy Secretary-General of Guizhou Computer Society, and the Editorial Board Member of Journal of Communication and Journal of Network and Information Security.
In recent years, Dr. Tian has undertaken more than 20 projects, including Key Programs supported by the National Natural Science Foundation of China (NSFC), General Programs of NSFC, Ministry of Education-China Mobile Research Fund projects, major R&D projects of Guizhou Province, etc. He has published 50 high-level papers in IEEE Trans. and Science China Press, and applied for or authorized 20 national technical invention patents. Besides, he has won the Character Innovation Award of Big Data Artificial and Intelligence Blockchain Teaching in National Universities, Guizhou Provincial Science and Technology Progress Award Second Class Award, and the Natural Science Second Class Award, and the Youth Science and Technology Award.
Yanping Chen, Professor
Xi'an University of Posts & Telecommunications
Yanping Chen, a female, born in 1979, is a doctor, professor and master supervisor. Dr. Chen is currently the Vice Dean of the School of Computer Science of Xi'an University of Posts & Telecommunications, and the leader of the Industrial Big Data Analysis and Intelligent Processing Innovation Team, a youth innovation team of Shaanxi universities. She is a postdoctoral Fellow of Control Science and Engineering Mobile Station, Xi'an Jiaotong University, and a Visiting Scholar of Iowa State University, USA.
In recent years, Dr. Chen has presided over and participated in more than 20 national, provincial and ministerial projects. She has published more than 50 research papers in important academic journals and famous international conferences at home and abroad. Her research interests include service computing, big data representation, data selection, and network management, etc. Now she is a senior member of the China Computer Federation (CCF), Chinese Institute of Electronics, and China Institute of Communications. She is also a member of the Network and Data Communication Committee of CCF, and a member of the Service Computing Committee of CCF.
Yazhou Guo, Professor
Northwestern Polytechnical University
Yazhou Guo, a male, born in 1981, is a doctor, professor and doctoral supervisor. Dr. Guo is the recipient of the Outstanding Youth Fund of the National Natural Science Foundation of China. His main research interests are dynamic mechanical behavior and failure mechanism of materials/structures, impact dynamics test technology, impact resistance design of aircraft structures, etc. In recent years, he has published more than 50 papers in PRL, JMPS and other internationally acclaimed academic journals. And he has presided over 5 National Natural Science Foundation of China projects and 3 National 863 projects. He won the Science and Technology Award First Class Award of the Ministry of Education, the Shaanxi Science and Technology Award First Class Award, the Higher Education Scientific Research Outstanding Achievement Award (Science and Technology) First Class Award, and the Youth Science and Technology Award of Shaanxi. He was awarded the Outstanding Young Scholar in Explosive Mechanics by the Chinese Society of Mechanics, Outstanding New Talent and Outstanding Young Scholar by Northwestern Polytechnic University. Besides, he is a member of the 8th and 9th councils of the Youth Working Committee of the Chinese Society for Materials Research, and a member of the Explosive Mechanics Experimental Technology Group of the Chinese Society of Mechanics. He also serves as the young editorial member of the Chinese Journal of Solid Mechanics, Modern Applied Physics, Metrology and Measurement Technology, Current Mechanics and Advanced Materials, etc.
Hongrui Cao, Professor
Xi'an Jiaotong University
Hongrui Cao, a male, born in 1982, is a professor and doctoral supervisor. Dr. Cao is a Humboldt Scholar, Germany, the recipient of Outstanding Youth Fund of National Natural Science Foundation of China (2019), the International Academy of Production Engineering (CIRP) Research Affiliate, and Shaanxi Young Science and Technology Talent. He is currently working at Xi'an Jiaotong University. He is the Executive Director of Rotor Dynamics Committee of Chinese Society of Vibration Engineering (CSVE), Director of Fault Diagnosis Committee, Executive Director of CSVE, a young editorial member of Journal of Vibration Engineering and Mechanical Science and Technology for Aerospace Engineering, the editorial member of International Journal of Mechatronics and Manufacturing Systems and Machines.
Dr. Cao has long been engaged in the research of failure mechanism analysis, fault diagnosis, and prediction of intelligent spindle rotor-bearing systems. He has presided over 10 projects, including one National Key Research and Development Program project, 4 National Natural Science Foundation Projects, and other projects such as major special projects and general assembly pre-research. In 2020, he won the Shaanxi Higher Education Scientific Research Outstanding Achievement Award First Class Award (Science and Technology) (the first finisher). In addition, he has published more than 80 journals and conference papers, including more than 50 SCI-indexed papers (more than 2,300 SCI citations), four of which were selected as ESI Highly Cited Papers, and one of which was selected as one of the top academic papers in Outstanding S&T Journals of China. He also won the Best Paper Award (2019) of Int J Mach Tool Manu Journal, an authoritative journal in the field of mechanical engineering and received 5 awards for outstanding papers from the Chinese Mechanical Engineering Society, Chinese Society of Vibration Engineering, and Chinese Society of Aeronautics and Astronautics. His research results have been cited and positively evaluated by more than 20 members of the Academy of Sciences/Engineering, CIRP Fellows, and ASME Fellows from the United States, Germany, Japan, and the United Kingdom.
Jianghua Shen, Professor
Northwestern Polytechnical University
Jianghua Shen, a male, born in 1985, is a doctor, professor, and doctoral supervisor. In 2019, Dr. Shen was selected for National High-Level Young Talent Project. Currently, he is working in the School of Aeronautics of Northwestern Polytechnical University. In 2015, he received a Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering from the University of North Carolina at Charlotte, and another Ph.D. in Solid Mechanics from Northwestern Polytechnical University in 2016. From 2015 to 2018, he served as a post-doctoral researcher and special-appointed associate professor at the Joining and Welding Research Institute of Osaka University.
Dr. Shen is engaging in research work in the fields of powder metallurgical preparation of advanced structural materials, structural lightweight design, and structural/material impact failure, including damage failure, fracture, and failure mechanism of light alloys such as titanium, aluminum, and magnesium under extreme environments. So far, he has published more than 30 SCI papers, participated in or presided over 3 key R&D projects at national and provincial levels. He has won the Outstanding Young Scholar in Explosive Mechanics of the Chinese Society of Theoretical and Applied Mechanics, and the Young Science and Technology Award of the Shaanxi Society of Aeronautics, etc. He also serves as the young editorial board member of the Journal of Modern Applied Physics.
Prof. Feng Liu
Northwestern Polytechnical University
Prof. Feng Liu, male, born in 1974, is a Ph.D., professor and doctoral supervisor of the School of Materials, Northwestern Polytechnical University, and a member of the Ninth National Committee of China Association for Science and Technology. Prof. Liu is a recipient of National Outstanding Youth Science Fund Award (2011), a Distinguished Professor of Yangtze River Scholar (2012) and a candidate for the National “ Hundred, Thousand and Ten Thousand Talents Project” (2013). He is also a Chinese Youth Science &Technology Prize winner (2013) and a Young and Middle-aged Leader in Technological Innovation Talents (2014). As the person who enjoys the State Council Special Allowance (2015), Prof. Liu is termed the Leading Talent of Ten-Thousands Talents Program of the Organization Department of the CPC Central Committee (2016). Additionally, he has won the First Prize in Shaanxi Province Science &Technology Award (2011), and the Second Prize in National Natural Science Award (2019).
Prof. Liu is mainly engaged in structural material design, focusing on thermodynamics and dynamics. He has published over 300 SCI papers, including three review papers in Inter Mater Rev, an international Materials Reviews journal, and more than 40 papers in Acta Mater, an authoritative journal in materials science. He also holds the editorship of (JMST) and Progress in Natural Science.
Prof. Gang Liu
Xi'an Jiaotong University
Prof. Gang Liu, male, born in 1975, is a Ph.D., professor and doctoral supervisor of the School of Material Science and Engineering, Xi'an Jiaotong University, and Deputy Director of State Key Laboratory For Mechanical Behavior Of Materials. Prof. Liu is a recipient of National Outstanding Youth Science Fund Award (2016), a Distinguished Professor of Yangtze River Scholar (2016), the Leading Talent of Ten-Thousands Talents Program of the Organization Department of the CPC Central Committee (2017) and a Young and Middle-aged Leader in Technological Innovation Talents (2015). He also enjoys the State Council Special Allowance (2018) and holds the Humboldt Research Fellowship (2007).
Prof. Liu is currently engaged in the research on the strengthening and toughing, deformation and fracture of metallic materials strengthening. By far, he has published over 200 SCI papers, his papers cited by SCI for more than 5,000 times. He is a member of the Materials Department of Science & Technology Committee of Ministry of Education (2020-), Vice Chairman of the Materials Branch of Chinese Mechanical Engineering Society (2020-), Vice Chairman of the Youth Committee of Chinese Materials Research Society (2017-) and a member of its Fatigue Branch (2013-). Prof. Liu also holds the membership of the International Academic Committee of the 15th and 16th Asia-Pacific Conference on Fracture and Strength (APCFS-2018 and APCFS-2020).
Prof. Chengtun Qu
Xi'an Shiyou University
Chengtun Qu, a second-tier professor and head of the School of Environmental Science and Engineering, Xi'an Shiyou University, has been selected into the National “Hundred, Thousand and Ten Thousand Talents Project,” and won the honorary title of “Young and Middle-aged Experts with Outstanding Contributions.” Prof. Qu is the person who enjoys the State Council Special Allowance and an expert with outstanding contributions in Shaanxi Province. He is currently head of Shaanxi Key Laboratory of Environmental Pollution Control Technology and Reservoir Protection of Oil and Gas Fields, Director and an expert of the Chemical Industry and Engineering Society of China, Deputy Director of the Petroleum Protection Professional Committee of China Petroleum Society, Executive Director of Shaanxi Environmental Society and Shaanxi Chemical Industry and Engineering Society, and Director of Shaanxi Chemical Society. Prof. Qu was also termed "National Excellent Scientific and Technological Worker" and won the Hou Debang Chemical Science and Technology Award (Innovation Prize) and the Chinese Industry-University-Research Collaborative Innovation Award.
Prof. Qu has long been engaged in the teaching of environmental science and engineering and the scientific research on environmental pollution control technology in oil and gas fields. He has published six textbooks and monographs, such as Oily Sewage Treatment Technology in Oil-gas Fields and Oily Sludge Treatment Technology in Oil-gas Fields. He has chaired and participated in over ten projects including the projects supported by the National Natural Science Foundation of China, National Science and Technology Support Program, National Key Special Project, and other provincial and ministerial-level projects. In addition, he has completed more than 40 school-enterprise cooperation projects. His achievements of research on oily sewage and sludge treatment have been successfully applied in over ten oilfields such as Changqing Oilfield, Yanchang Oilfield and Tarim Oilfield. Prof. Qu has won one Second Prize in National Scientific and Technological Progress Award, three first prizes and four second prizes in provincial and ministerial-level awards. Moreover, he has been authorized 21 national patents and 29 utility model patents, and published more than 1,620 papers in Colloids and Surfaces A: Physicochemical and Engineering Aspects, Environmental Science: An Indian Journal, Oilfield Chemistry and other journals, with 50-plus papers being included in SCI and EI.