Nanjing Chemical University, Mechanical Engineering, B.S., 1982
Nanjing Chemical University, Mechanical Engineering, M.S., 1986
Technion-Israel Institute of Technology, Aerospace Engineering, Ph.D., 1993
Tel-Aviv c Solid Mechanics and Materials Structures, postdoctoral, 1993-1994
Maryland University, Mechanical Engineering, Research associate,1994-1995
1995 – 2009 Chair Professor, School of Aerospace, Tsinghua University, China
2009 –2015 Professor, College of Engineering, Peking University
(1) Mechanics of electromagnetic materials and microelectronics devices;
(2) Mechanics of advanced materials and lightweight lattice composite materials.
(3) Micromechanics and physics-based continuum models across length scales;
He has published five books and more than 500 papers in international journals, and has been awarded 40 national patents. He has received many awards for his research, including the National Outstanding Young Talents by NSFC, two National Natural Science Prize from Ministry of Science and Technology of China, and three Science and Technology prizes from Ministry of Education of China.