Dr. Guoliang Huang is currently a professor of mechanical and aerospace engineering at University of Missouri-Columbia. He received his Ph.D. degree from University of Alberta, Canada, in 2004. He was a post-doctoral fellow and a research assistant professor in School of Aeronautics and Astro-nautics at Purdue University from Aug. 2004 to July 2006. Dr. Huang’s research interests include elastic/acoustic metamaterials, topological mechanics, structural dynamics, multi-scale and multi-physical modeling, structural health monitoring, bio-sensing, and micro- and nano-mechanics. Dr. Huang’s research has been funded by NSF, Air Force of Scientific Research, Army Research Office, Office of Naval Research, Department of Energy, NASA, and industries. He has authored one book, 4 book chapters and 90 journal papers. He is currently an associate editor of Wave Motion. He is the recipients of Northrop Research Award at University of Arkansas in 2009 and Senior Faculty Re-search Award at University of Missouri in 2018.